Gardenia School March 2016 Newsletter Update

Posted on April 28th, by AlphaBet Club in charity, gardenia, newsletter. No Comments

Kids from the Gardenia School benefited in March with free Medical Check-ups, an initiative of The Alphabet Club to screen children from any illnesses. This project was done in partnership with several local non-profits and hospitals at Freesia School and it was successfully completed for all children. Furthermore, the students received multi vitamin supplements and parents were advised on all the findings from this medical camp.

Holi, festival of colors was celebrated with children, parents and staff and everyone thoroughly enjoyed playing with colors on this day!

Also, screening test for children seeking new admissions for the 2016-17 academic year has been successfully completed!

Attendance and Nutrition

No. of students enrolled: 41

Total number of meals served this month: 1,683

No. of school days: 24

No. of Students Enrolled (Day): 41

Average attendance: 36

Attendance in %: 88

Total breakfasts served: 907

Total lunches served: 776

Total number meals served since opening at Gardenia: 10,512

Total ABC-BB School partnership meals since opening: 293,169

Academics

K3 Jolly Phonics Art Activity

K3 Fun with Math Class

Kids Learning About Plants And Its Parts

Lot of focus went into preparing and gearing children for the final assessment.  Teachers took time in revising and spending time on previously taught concepts and brought children up to speed in all subjects.

Physical Education

Learning Yoga In PE Class

Children are encouraged to play in our outdoor play ground.  Every day, 15 minutes of physical activity is included in the schedule.

Nutrition

Lunch Time

Well balanced nutritious meals were prepared and served every day.  Children were served breakfast and lunch on all working days. A total of 1,683 meals were served this month of March.

Medical Camp

Doctor Doing A Physical Checkup

The children of Gardenia were screened for General Health check-up at Freesia School.  A thorough check-up was done for the children and the findings were reported to the parents

Special Celebrations

Women’s Day Celebration In School

Women’s Day was celebrated with a great joy by all the teachers and assistant staff.  Since the school is run completely by the women staff, they took pride celebrating this day!

Holi Celebration

Holi festival was celebrated with the children.  It was a very happy moment for all of them at school to apply colors on each other’s face.

Monthly Birthday Celebration At School

Birthdays are special for everyone.  Children express great joy in celebrating their birthdays with their friends! Here are a few pictures from the birthday celebrations from 27th of March.

“Special Thanks to the staff that supports the Gardenia School at our Implementation Partner, Building Blocks, to the Infrastructure Funding Partner, AlphaBet Club donors and volunteers, Casa Foundation for construction and fundraising efforts and DNF for providing the building.”