India has achieved a pre-eminent position in the field of science and technology, space, atomic energy, information and Biotechnology. With this concept to promote young scientists, to feed their hunger for knowledge and to commemorate Thomas Edison’s birthday, Dr. Pillai Global Academy formally inaugurated its 11th Mathematics and Science Fest on 11th February, 2017.
The celebration of the 68th Republic Day began on a solemn note with the school community – students, staff and parents in attendance for the unfurling of the flag, singing of the national anthem and renewal of the pledge.
Dr. Pillai Global Academy joined the other Institutions under the banner of the Mahatma Education Society (MES) at Pillai College of Engineering, Campus – Panvel on 21st January, 2017 for the annual Community Service Day.
X-8 an exhilarating majestic and a dazzling event held every year at DPGA. This exquisite and a marvellously magnificent event saw a plethora of opportunities for students of about a dozen plus schools from all over Mumbai and Maharashtra.
Children at DPGA Borivali, were excited as the announcement for the celebration of children’s day came about. While the lower Primary joined the Early years at the celebrations in the school, the others preferred connecting to the universal energy through a visit to the Global Upasana Centre, Pagoda by the Gorai creek.
DPGA brings in the festive season of Diwali in its own inimitable way. Teachers and students begin preparations for the “Party Day” well in advance. Diyas are painted and decorated to be sold. An elaborate menu is decided upon that will be reasonably priced and sold on party day. The party area is decorated.
MISA – Synergy Event participated by Checkpoint and IGCSE students of DPGA Borivali.
4th October is recognized as World Animal Day since 1931 to raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the Globe. The IBDP students of Dr. Pillai Global Academy proactively participated to generate awareness about extinct and critically endangered animals.
International Peace Day celebrated on 21st September, 2016.
Onam was celebrated with great joy at a special assembly on 16th September, 2016.
The lobby was decorated with beautiful flower rangoli. A video on onam was shown to the children. There after the teacher sang an onam song in malayalam and the children joined in the singing.
The World photography day is an International Photography day celebrated on 19th August every year. In our school we celebrated it with a Power Point presentation showing children the importance of this day.
‘Make new friends but keep the old. One is silver and the other is gold….’ and so goes one of the popular childhood tunes on friends.
To appreciate this beautiful relation called friendship, Dr Pillai Global Academy celebrated Friendship Day on 30 th July, 2016.
Independence Day was celebrated with pomp and patriotic fervour. The entire week showcased an activity related to Independence Day. Lower Grade students made the Indian Flag with the help of Candy Sticks. Middle Grade students made a cut out of the Tri – colour Tulip flower on Art Sheet and the Upper Grade students made a Greeting Card using spray paint.
International Forgiveness Day is celebrated on 7th August. This day being a Sunday this year, DPGA celebrated it on 5th August. The day began with a beautiful Morning Prayer, at the morning assembly. The Dy. CEO Madam Sharda Sharma was the guest of honour for the event. The program was aimed at making them understand the meaning and value of “Forgiveness”.
World Hygiene Day was celebrated at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Gorai on 12th July, 2016.
This day emphasized the importance of both personal and public hygiene. At Dr. Pillai Global Academy we believe celebrating such events not only helps raise the awareness of the importance of personal hygine but also makes it fun for children to get involved in cleanliness activities.
Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Borivali celebrated Environment Week from 27th June to 1st July 2016. The theme ‘Go Green’ resonated throughout the week. The students carried out various activities related to saving the environment.
International Music Day was celebrated on 30th June, 2016.
Teachers informed the students of the importance of music. They were taken to the Music room and shown different types of musical instruments such as guitar, piano, casio, drums, dholak, tabla etc.. Children played the musical instruments at the assembly.
Yoga is a series of physical and mental exercises. It aims to keep the body healthy.
In our school, International yoga day was celebrated on 21st June, 2016. The Session began with yoga exercises during the morning assembly. Physical education instructors spoke about and demonstrated different types of asanas and pranayams.
The Orientation Programme for Early years was organized on 11th June, 2016. The programme started with the pre-primary teachers welcoming the parents and informing them about, the curriculum followed and the teaching methodology. The Early years presented a PPT on their activities in the school. The programme concluded with some important tips given to the parents.
The induction and investiture Ceremony of the student’s Council took place on 24th June, 2016. The members of the Council were administrated the oath of office in the presence of all the teachers and students.
The Council under the leadership of the Head Boy and Head Girl of the School pledged to uphold the values and high standards of the school.
Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Borivali, organized the 5th Annual day for the students of Primary and Secondary Section on the 5th of December 2015. Its objective was to develop confidence and creativity in the students.
Christmas is the day when Jesus was born. His birth gives us a message of love, tolerance and brotherhood. It is a celebration of humanity and mankind. It is celebrated as a universal festival throughout the world.
If you thought that only ‘Love’ made the world go around, yesterday, at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, it was ‘love and food’ that made it happen. We conducted the ‘Food Fest’ 2015-2016 on the 6th November, 2015.
Dr Pillai Global Academy in Borivali hosted an insightful convention on ‘University Guidance Conference 2015’ on its campus. The event held on October 9 and 10 was aimed at providing guidance to colleges and discussing emerging trends in higher education.
An enlightening session on meditation was conducted by Dr. Vasudevan Pillai for the teachers in school campus on Friday evening, 17th July 2015. The Meditation session commenced with Dr. Pillai talking about his life and about the different institutions running under the banner of Mahatma Education Society.
CIE Workshop at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Gorai on November 17th and 18th for Science teachers.
DPGA is proud to announce that the CIE (Cambridge International Examination) has chosen our school DPGA as the centre to conduct their global workshop for Science Teachers.
For further details and registration, check the CIE website.
The students and teachers of DPGA – Gorai had organised “Mathematics Fair”.
(MATH-O-SCOPE) on 15th November, 2014 presented in an innovative manner i.e. “Mathoscope – a journey through the eyes of mathematical perspective”.
The Theme of International Literacy Day 2014 was ‘Literacy and Sustainable Development’. Keeping this theme in mind the students of Dr Pillai Global Academy celebrated a week long ‘The North Creek Literary Fest – Bookaru’ beginning from 9th September, 2014 onwards. This celebration involved children from Early years to A levels and IB.
Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm in India in the month of July or August. The sole objective of Sri Krishna’s birth was to free the Earth from the evilness of demons.
French National Day was celebrated in DPGA on 15th July, 2014 during the morning assembly. To celebrate this day, the students from grade 3 – grade 9 came together and participated enthusiastically.
The program started with a brief introduction in which grade 9 students described the importance and the significance of this day.
Jolly Phonics Workshop was conducted for the Parents of Primary section Grade 1 to enhance the child’s communication and literary skills on 12th July, 2014.
21st February, 2014 was a different day at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Gorai as parents shared information about their careers. Kids from Early Years Upper to Grade 5 and students gained knowledge on various professions.