The festival of lights came alive at Saint Soldier International School, Sector 28, Chandigarh as the whole school wore a festive look with earthen lamps and rangoli colours. Various activities permeated the school premises with an atmosphere of togetherness and hope.
Senior students had competitions in Diwali Corner Decoration, Toran Making and Diya Making with eco-friendly products. Inter-House Rangoli Competition was won by Aravalli House. Other activities included engaging powerpoint presentations on the ‘Significance of Diwali’ and Class Teachers talks to sensitise the students on the ill effects of crackers. The NSS Wing took out a rally in nearby residential areas as a part of the ‘Say No to Crackers’ campaign. Classes VI and VII presented a vibrant morning assembly to spread festive cheer and advocate the message of a green Diwali. Principal Vijaya Sidhu extended Diwali greetings to the staff and students and appreciated their efforts in spreading the message of a safe Diwali.