GG International School, Pune

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Guruvarya Awards Ceremony


On 05th Feburary’2022, the premises of GG International School, Pimpri branch scintillated with presence of eminent personalities, distinguished speakers, experienced educators .The energy could be seen on the faces of all, right from the beginning.

The ceremony coincided with the blessed occasion of Basant Panchami hence the program commenced with Saraswati Puja, followed by Guru Naman song and a warm welcome of dignitaries.

Ms. Bharti Bhagwani, the Principal of GGIS enlightened everyone about journey of Guruvarya Awards and shared glimpses of the new GGIS Campus in Bavdhan

The Goel Ganga Foundation felicitated 5 awardees under 5 different categories, the list goes as follows:

  1. Benchmark activities of school - Ms. SwatiSmita Mishra for her innovative teaching strategies
  2. BAward for Educational initiatives for upliftment of children in rural areas - Mr.Balaji Baburao Jadhav for imparting education to his students during the lockdown via conference calls.
  3. Award for excellence in sports- Mr.Samiran Kolhe for creating history by reaching the summit of both peaks on the same day with his women’s team.
  4. Excellence in philanthropic activities as a school - Adv. Vrushali J Datar for taking effort for overall development of students especially in rural area and conducting various events , programs for that purpose.
  5. Student Mentoring – Mr. Rajnikant Sukhsham Mendhe for starting project ‘Home Schooling’ in his school.

The GV Awardees spoke briefly about their journey while receiving the award and expressed their gratitude towards the school and foundation for acknowledging their efforts.

After the felicitation ceremony a soulful dance performance was presented by the students of GG International School composed on Guru Ashtakum written by Aadi Shakanacharya.

During the Guruvarya Award Ceremony, teachers who had successfully completed 10 years of service at GGIS were also felicitated and honoured. The list of teachers and staff honoured during the function is as follows:

  • Mrs. Dhruvi Bhatia (Academic Head, Sr. Secondary Section),
  • Mrs. Pankaja Patil(Academic Head Pre Primary, Grade 1 and 2),
  • Tushar Awate(HOD Sports),
  • Mrs. Hemangi Despande(Science Teacher) ,
  • Mrs. Deepali Dixit (Biology Teacher)
  • Mrs. ShailaRani Shinde (Maths Teacher),
  • Mohini Shripad Joshi (Admission Counsellor,GGIS),
  • Aalap Rakesh Srivasatava (Music Teacher),
  • Deepika Jaysingh (Pre Primary Teacher)
  • Kalwant Kaur(Pre-Primary Teacher)
  • Bharat Sonar (Multi-tasking staff)

The day came to a fruitful end with the Vote of Thanks proposed by Ms. Bharti Bhagwani, Principal, GGIS.

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