News from GIS

Projects for Autumn Break – Grade 5 to 10

Please click below for the details of project work and assignments to be completed by students of grade 5 to 10 during the Dasara Vacation:

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Junior First Lego League 2016 – 17

Please click on the document and posters below for more information:

First Lego League

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29th September – Full Working Day

Dear parents,

Kindly note Thursday the 29th September 2016 is a full working day for students of grade one to ten (8.00 am to 2.30 pm).

Inter-house swimming competition is scheduled on the 29th September 2016. All the selected participants have to bring the required swimming kit/accessories ,etc.

Dasara vacation -30th September to 12th October.

School reopens on Thursday the 13th October 2016.

Wish you all a very happy Dasara !

Regards,

Mrs Madhu Narayan

Principal

Class Test Schedule for Grade I-IV from 26th Sep to 29th Sep

Click below to download.

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Syllabus to be covered in September & October for grade 3 & 4

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Music – Star of the Month

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Inter house Socio-Science Quiz (Std 3 and 4)

Dear Parents,

Please click below to download the names of the finalists for Inter house Socio-Science Quiz”Star Quest 2016” that is to be held on 27th September 2016.

Time:9:15 am to 10:15 am

Venue: School Auditorium

Parents of the participants are cordially invited to attend the event.

Regards,

Principal

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Class Test schedule for Std I-IV from 19th September to 23rd September

Please click below to download

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Important Notice

In case you missed the following post we’re sending it again:

Dear parents,

Kindly note the following schedule for September 2016:

Saturday 3rd September 2016-Grade VIII to X is a working day .Timings:8:00 am to 1pm.

Monday 13th September 2016- Working day

Tuesday 14th September 2016- Holiday on account of Onam

Wednesday 15th September 2016- I term exams begins for Grade V-X. Please find the timetable and syllabus in our newsletter.

Please note, it will be a half working day for Grade I-X from 15th September to 29th September 2016.

 Timing: 8:00 am to 12:30 pm.

Parents of Preprimary section please note that there would be a delay of 15 minutes in the drop timings from 15th September to 29th September 2016.

Thursday 29th September 2016 Exam concludes.

Dasara Vacation starts from 30th September to 12th October 2016.School reopens on the 13th Oct 2016.

No reexamination will be conducted.

There is no IGKO exam scheduled on 29th September 2016 as mentioned in our school calendar. 

Warm Regards,
Mrs.Madhu Narayan

Principal

Comp Sc Grade 4 Test Rescheduled

Dear Parents,
Please note that the Computer Science Class Test for grade 4 on  Ch.1 Evolution of Computers­ which was scheduled to be held on on September 9th (Friday) has now been rescheduled to September 16th(Friday).

Thanks

 P.s. Ignore the previous post on this topic

Geet Sangeet – By Times NIE

Dear Parents,
Times NIE is organizing Bangalore’s largest interschool Music competition “Geet Sangeet” . Our students are encouraged to participate in the same. This competition in association with Subramaniam Academy for Performing Arts (SAPA), aims to bring out the best Musical talent amongst school students.

Participation Guidelines

Open to students of Class 5 and above.

There will be 7 categories in which students may participate.

  1. Indian Classical Vocal – Solo
  2. Indian Light Classical Vocal – Solo
  3. Indian Instrumental – Solo

In-charge for above 3 categories : Mr. Ramesh H.S.

  1. International Music Vocal  – Solo
  2. International Music Instrumental  – Solo
  3. Percussion – Solo
  4. One school group performance (Min 2 Max 6)

In-charge for above 4 categories – Mr. Neville D’Monte

Please click below to download more information:

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Regards,

Principal

Class Test Schedule – Std I- IV from 12th -16th Sep

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Lyrics Std 1 to 3

Please click below to download:

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Dear Parents,

As mentioned earlier, there is a change in the Bakrid holiday. The holiday for Bakrid is on Tuesday, 13th September.

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/568576/bakrid-september-13.html

Monday, 12th September will be a regular working day. The breakfast and lunch menu planned for Tuesday will be applicable.

Regards,

Principal

 

 

Important Notice

Dear Parents,
Greetings from GIS family !

Kindly note the following :
1)A hard copy of circular with the II term fee challan for payment sent through your ward today.
2) Friday the 9th September 2016 will be a holiday due to ‘Karnataka Bandh’.
3) Saturday the 10th September 2016 will be a full working day for students from Grade V-X.
Timings: 8:00 am to 2:30 pm.
                  a) School Buses will ply on regular /normal routes.
                  b) Timetable and lunch menu of Friday the 9th September will be followed.
4) There may be a change in the Bakrid Holiday between 12th and 13th September 2016.The exact date will be uploaded in our newsletter once the date is confirmed.
5) Wednesday the 14th September will be a holiday on account of Onam.

 

Regards,

Principal

Rotary Young Achievers Awards 2016-17

Hello Parents,
Greetings from Rotary!
Rotary District 3190 is happy to announce the Rotary Young Achievers Awards 2016-17!
This is an initiative by the RI District 3190 youth services team. Please nominate for the award under 5 categories – Sports, Cultural , Social Service , Academic , Innovation and Entrepreneurs .
– Cash prizes and trophies will be awarded to the winners in a glittering Rotary mega event!
– There will be two age groups – 1) up to 15 years and 2) 16 to 30 years to cover the wider youth community . Age will be considered as of 1st July 2016
– Residence/Establishment of the nominee to be located within the jurisdiction of District 3190 .
– Please send scanned copies of all supporting documents to me. If you wish to submit hard copy, please send photocopies only to Rtn Jothish R , A0 , Shakthi Regency , 11th Main , 1st Cross , Marutinagar , Malleshpalaya , Bangalore – 560075 . **Do not send any original documents**
– Separate forms to be submitted for each nomination.
– The decision of the Judges will be final.
The last date for submission is 10th Sept 2016. Hence I request all to provide info within a week’s time.
PS: The recommended person(s) can be students, old students or even others. The school should know their credentials, to make sure the application is bonafide.
Warm regards
Rtn Girish Nair
Cell: +91-72591-88046

Students Selected for the Choir

Please click below to download the names:

CHOIR LIST

Inter-house Socio Science Quiz – Grade 3 and 4

Dear Parents,

We are organizing an Inter-house Socio – science Quiz competition. – Star Quest 2016.

Kindly note the details listed below:

  • First Prelim round will be conducted on 13th of September. A written test in the format of MCQ – Multiple Choice Questions will be conducted class/sec wise. The highest scorer will be selected for the finals.
  • Second Prelim round will be conducted on 15th of September(tie breaker, if any).Second Prelim round will be oral.
  • Final Quiz on 27th of September.
  • Participation for the Prelim round is compulsory for all the Gr. III and IV students.
  • Topics for the quiz are as follows:
  1. Animal Kingdom.
  2. Plant Kingdom.
  3. Universe and our solar system.
  4. India and its states/neighbouring countries.
  5. Famous personality/events/inventions/discoveries.
  6. Oceans and continents.

All parents are requested to encourage their children to prepare for the quiz.

Thank you

Regards.

Principal

Maths Test  for Grade III and IV Rescheduled

Dear parents,

Please note that the Maths Test  for Grade III and IV which was scheduled on the 2nd September is now rescheduled to Wednesday the 7th September 2016.
Regards

Principal

Class Test Schedule-Std I-IV From 6th Sep to 9thSep

Click below for details

Class Test Schedule I-IV 5th Sep to 9th Sep – Sheet1

Message from Edukul – for Parents of grades 1-7 Only

Dear Parents,

We request you to kindly download the EDUKUL  app or check the website(edukul.in) for updates from school, as the SMS and the mail services from EDUKUL will be withdrawn effective from 1st September 2016 . The Non smart Phone/windows Phone users can drop a mail to info@edukul.in so that the services will continue for them.

We have taken this step as parents shouldn’t miss any information and teachers can also keep a track of seen/unseen status which is similar to parents acknowledging the Diary entries that are sent from the school.

Request you to cooperate with us.

 

For any further queries or clarifications please contact 080-33013031 or mail to info@edukul.in

Thanks & Regards,

Subhadra Devi P

Edukul

Change in Std VIII First Term Timetable

Please note the changed timetable for std VIII:

Date / Class VIII
15.09.2016 Thursday Physics
16.09.2016 Friday II Language
17.09.2016 Saturday Geography
19.09.2016 Monday Mathematics
20.09.2016 Tuesday III Lang/Comp Practicals
21.09.2016 Wednesday History/Civics
22.09.2016 Thurdsay Comp Theory
23.09.2016 Friday Biology
26.09.2016 Monday Eng Lit
27.09.2016 Tuesday Eng Lang
28.09.2016 Wednesday Chemistry

Class Test Schedule for Std V-X from 5th -9th Sep

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Class Test Schedule 5th Sep to 9th Sep Std V to X – Sheet1

School Closed Tomorrow

Dear Parents
The school will remain closed on Friday, 2nd September, 2016 due to the nationwide strike called by the Trade Unions
Regards,
Principal

Menu for the month of September 2016

Please click below to download:

MENU Sep 16

Cricket and Football Coaching – Gopalan Sports Center

Dear Parents,

Greetings from Gopalan Sports Center !

This is to inform you that Gopalan Sports Center is starting Cricket & Football coaching on weekends from September 3rd 2016. (Saturday & Sunday),

Schedule of Cricket for 2016-17

Saturday: 4pm to 6 pm & Sunday: 7:30 to 9 am

(Front Lawn Cricket nets or Indoor Cricket Center)

Fee structure: September to January 2017 for Six months: Rs 10,000/-

Bangalore Youth Football League, Sports academy based in Bangalore teaches over 500 boys and girls from the ages of 3 yrs. to 18 yrs. in over seven locations and schools across the city. BYFL have created a youth friendly structure concentrating on teaching the basic skills, stamina and most importantly team work. BYFL will conduct the program in a manner that is enjoyable for all and at the same time develops each child into a better player. The training is required to be interactive and participative.

Schedule of Football for 2016-17

Saturdays & Sundays – TIME: 4.00 pm to 5:30 pm.

Fee structure: Rs 1500/- per month

Terms & Conditions.

  1. Players will report to coach 10 minutes before the start of practice. If late, players will not be allowed to attend the session.
  2. Fees once paid are neither transferable nor refundable under any circumstances.
  3. Fees is accepted in cash only.
  4. Enrolment starts from 30th August 2016. Time 8.00 am to 6.00 pm @ Gopalan Sports Center.
  5. One passport size photo is required for application form. (Available here: Cricket & Football -Application Form)
  6. Any player who sustains an injury during practice/match will be provided with basic First –Aid facility.
  7. Gopalan Sports Center is not responsible for loss of any items of the kit or other valuables.
  8. Gopalan Sports Center doesn’t provide any transport facilities for the practice session or practice matches.
  9. For practice sessions players have to wear proper sportswear relevant to respective games.
  10. Selection of any players for any tournament will be at the sole discretion of the GSC Management.
  11. For any query please contact Mr. Nitin Rao- 94482-96963 Cricket (Gopalan Sports Center).
  12. For Football queries contact Ms. Meghana from (BYFL) – 9066068181.

Regards,

General Manager -Admin                                        Sports Manager

 

Class Test Schedule Std 1 and 2 Week Beginning 29th August

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Class Test Schedule I-II 29th Aug to 2nd Sep

Class Test Schedule Std V to X Week Beginning 29th August

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Class Test Schedule 29th Aug to 2nd Sep Std V to X

First Term Exam Syllabus and Timetable Std 5 to 10

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First Term Timetable Std V to X 2016 17

First Term Exam Syllabus grade 5 to 10 2016-17

 

 

Music Extra Classes

Dear parents, 

 Kindly note the dates for the month of September.

The students have been making good progress over the past 2 months and hence from the month of september there will be only one batch on Tuesday morning. The students from Wednesday batch have been shifted to the Tuesday batch

The children who have been attending the extra classes have been showing good progress. Please continue to practice during the week.

Students have to be dropped by the parents in school.  Students have to bring their own keyboard and music note book with all the notes downloaded from the news blog and pasted neatly in a 200 page single line note book. Students can also use last years note book for this year.

Click below to download the schedule

EXTRA MUSIC CLASSES

July Star Of The Month

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JULY STAR OF THE MTH

Cycle Test II Time table & Syllabus for Std III, IV

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Cycle Test 2 Syllabus 3rd and 4th Std 2016-17 – Cycle Test

Music – The Lion Sleeps Tonight Lyrics | Metro Lyrics

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LION SLEEPS TONIGHT

Global Art-Creativity Contest for Children

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PTM – Grade 5 to 10

Dear Parents

PTM for grade V – X is on 20th August 2016, between 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. It will be on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis.

Parents are requested to keep their wards at home, unless a combined session with teachers is sought for. Do keep the points of discussion ready at hand, to make the interaction fruitful.

Your support is appreciated.

Regards,

Principal

Class Test Schedule Week Beginning 22nd July

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Class Test Schedule I-IV 22nd Aug to 26th Aug

Class Test Schedule 22nd Aug to 26th Aug Std V to X

 

Onam Holiday

Dear Parents,

                  This is to bring to your kind notice that the holiday for Onam is on Wednesday the 14th September 2016 and not on the 13th September as there is a print error in the school diary.Please note that the I term exams begins on Thursday, the 15th September 2016.

 

Regards

Mrs.Madhu Narayan

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Std 3 to 8 Lyrics AND NOTES WITH CHORDS-Boney M.

Click below for details

MUSIC

The Puppet Show – Grade 6 Parents please note the changes

THE PUPPET SHOW

The finals of the Puppet Show for grade VI will be held on Friday, the 26th August at GIS Auditorium. The Event will be conducted at 1pm. The Finalists have been selected and informed.

The Puppet Show has been organized to showcase the diligence with which children combine imagination, expression and co-ordination, which has far reaching effects on the thinking and communication skills of the children. Puppetry allows children to be creative and interesting.

Kindly note the following details:-

1) The criteria for judging are-

  • Content
  • Co-ordination
  • Voice modulation
  • Gesture
  • Overall presentation

2) The size of the puppets should be appropriate enough for the clear visibility of the judges and the audience.

3) The time limit is 2 minutes.

4) The decision of the judges will be final.

 

Guidance Workshop for parents

We are organizing an In-house Guidance Workshop for parents at GIS, details as under

Date For Time
 

20th August 2016 (Saturday)

PP1 (Nursery) 10.30 am
17th September 2016 (Saturday) PP2 (Prep) 10.30 am

What you can do :

  • Kindly fill up this online form if you wish to participate. Only the first 50 parents will get a chance to attend and participate in an interactive session on Effective Parenting.
  • If you have any specific questions that will benefit our parent community, please mail them to gisacad.pp@gopalanschool.com so that we can discuss these also.

 

 

 

 

 

Poetry recitation Std 1

Dear Parents,

Poetry recitation helps to develop rhythm. The children are introduced to words that sound alike but with a different meaning. It helps to develop phonemic awareness, memorization skills, self expressions, critical thinking, communication skills, increases the usage of vocabulary and boosts self confidence. Poem Recitation Competition will be conducted on 18th August for Grade 1 students.

Topic- My India

Kindly note the details:

  • Prelims will be conducted on 18th August 2016
  • The poem should be in English
  • Two and more number of stanzas can be recited with actions (Not more than two minutes)
  • The criteria for judging are: clarity, pronunciation, time limit, expression, voice modulation, confidence, accent, presentation
  • The best three from each section will be selected
  • The decision of the judges would be final
  • The finals would be conducted on 2nd September 2016 in the school auditorium

Regards,

Mrs.Madha Narayan

Class Test Schedule Std V-X from 15th Aug to 19th Aug

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Class Test Schedule 15th Aug to 19th Aug Std V to X – Sheet1

Class Test Schedule Std I-IV from 15th Aug to 19th Aug

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Class Test Schedule I-IV 15th Aug to 19th Aug – Sheet1

Syllabus to be covered in Aug 2016 Std 3 and 4

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Syllabus to be covered in Aug 2016 Std 3 and 4(1)

Music Club

Please click on the links to view the song videos

Song 1

Song 2

Song 3

Song 4

Song 5

Song 6

 

 

 

Independence Day Celebrations

Independence Day will be celebrated on 11th August, Thursday at GIS. There will be an extended special assembly on this theme followed by regular classes.

Students from playgroup to Std X should come in Ethnic Dress as detailed below:

Girls: Chudidar kurta or Salwar Kurta in colours of our Flag (No lehngas)

Boys: Kurta Pajama or Jeans Kurta in colours of our Flag (in case of non – availability of Pajama)

Please note: 

15th August is a holiday. The flag hoisting will be done by the Management.

 

Class Test Schedule Std V to X Week Beginning 8th August

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Class Test Schedule 8th Aug to 12th Aug Std V to X

Class Test Schedule for Std I-IV 8th Aug to 12th Aug

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-Class Test Schedule I-IV 8th Aug to 12th Aug – Sheet1

Hindi recitation competition

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Dear Parents,

Please click below for the names of students who have been shortlisted for the finals of the Hindi recitation competition that is to be held on 11th August  2016 in the school auditorium.

Time-9 am

Topic-“Mera Bharat Mahan”

Hindi Recitation Finalists

Kindly note the details:

  • The students should recite the poem with the title and actions.
  • The students can make use of any props related to the topic.
  • The recitation should not exceed more than 2 minutes.
  • The criteria for judging are: clarity, pronunciation, timelimit, content,expression,voice modulation ,confidence, presentation.
  • The decision of the judges will be final.

Regards,

Mrs.Madhu Narayan

Principal

6th August – Working Day Grades 5 to 10

Dear Parents

Please note that Saturday, 6th August, 2016 is a working half day (till 12:30 pm) for grades 5 to 10. We will follow the Monday timetable.

Regards

Principal

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