A week long orientation programme was conducted for Shemstars at Shemford Futuristic School, Pinjore. At Shemford every opportunity is sought to orient the students to shape their future in the best possible way. An interactive session was conducted for the students of classes 6 to 9 on 21st of January, by Ms Racquel Shroff, CEO, Global Education Solutions, Australia, to acquaint them with the changing trends and futuristic approach in the professions in the fast changing world. The session focused on the need to develop skills to excel in life among the youth of today.
The Shemstars also witnessed ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha-2020’ a unique initiative of the Hon’ble Prime Minister. The interactive session motivated the Shemstars to keep themselves stress free in order to do their examination well. In addition to this a session on Health and Wellness was also conducted wherein the students were told about the alarming ill effects of junk food and its adverse effects on the learning efficiency of the children. The importance of a physical exercise and activity was emphasized upon.
It is also important to train the youth on disaster management in everyday life. A demo was given to the Shemstars on how to use the fire extinguishers in case of emergency. Experts were called from the industry for the same.
The week long programme culminated on Jan 24th, the International Day of Education, with a very powerful, interactive and informative talk by Lt. Gen. K. J. Singh on ‘Knowing Our Borders’ keeping in accordance with the Republic Day celebrations. He spoke about the country and the different types of borders that she shares with her neighbouring countries.
At Shemford, it is and endeavour to conduct such orientation programmes from time to time to groom each and every child such that he shines bright when he grows up. No doubt students at Shemford are called- Shemstars.