DPGA in collaboration with curiosity gym conducted a workshop based on STEAM learning for the Sixth Graders. The students were exposed to various projects such as 3D doodling and Build a Sea link bridge through hands on activity. Such interdisciplinary explorations enabled the students to foster joy, creativity, critical thinking, team building and application.
JULY is the National Cell phone Courtesy Month – an event founded in 2002 by Jacqueline Whitmore, an author of Business Class Etiquette Essentials. To enlighten the students on Cell Phone Courtesy Month, DPGA celebrated the event in three separate venues, bifurcating the students from grade 1 to 10 into three groups.
The Investiture Ceremony of the newly elected students` council of Dr. Pillai Global Academy took place on 19th July 2019.
DPGA fights for the environment, supporting the Swachh Bharat Mission for plastic recycling.
The Circular Economy Foundation in collaboration with the Wings foundation a leading NGO in Mumbai conducted the Earth Savers – Recycle Action Program at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Gorai.
DPGA Celebrated the International Yoga Day on 21st June, 2019, the longest day of the year, with students, teachers, parents and the local community. The school students again chose the Gorai streets this year to perform yogasanas, setting an example for the localities for a healthy lifestyle. Parents who participated in large numbers expressed their appreciation and gratitude to the school management.
DPGA hosts the CAIE workshops again this year
Cambridge Assessment International Education once again chooses Pillai Global to conduct training sessions for teachers all over Asia.
This year, our school hosted 2 different workshops of CAIE.
The Times of India NIE in collaboration with Curiosity Gym conducted an ‘Orientation in Innovation’ workshop for the teaching staff of Dr. Pillai Global Academy. The workshop introduced the concept of Innovation and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) in an interactive and engaging session and empowered the educators with skills of the 21st century. The session was carried out by Curiosity Gym Founder, Mr. Girish Nair.
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French Students’ Workshop on 11th August, 2018
Dr. Pillai Global Academy organised a French workshop in association with Frehindi, Paris. The aim was to go beyond classroom teaching and learning, being the essence to global education.
History is the study of past. Studying History is important because it allows us to see societal patterns. … As the saying goes “those who are unfamiliar with their History, are bound to repeat it”. Studying History allows us to build on our accomplishments and learn from our mistakes.
Hindi Language and Culture Program 2018
Dr. Pillai Global Academy – Gorai, hosted 1st ever program to have a video conferencing outside the country on Hindi language.
(India, Mumbai – USA, Pennsylvania).
International Mother Language Day (IMLD) is celebrated every year on the 21st February with the overall objective to promote linguistic diversity and multilingualism. We live in multilingual and multicultural societies with multilingual citizens. We exist through our languages; it is through language that we express ourselves, we communicate, we participate in social and public life, and we transmit traditional knowledge, knowledge and cultures in a sustainable way.
70th Republic Day celebrated on 26th January, 2019 with fun and excitement. DPGA offered its gratitude to the almighty as the event began. The patriotic fervor marked another level with teachers singing performance. The speech evoked the patriotic spirit in each and every one of us. The enthusiastic parents performed with zeal. The event ended with a spirit of joy, peace & oneness in the hearts of students, parents and teachers.
DPGA`s mega event XUBERANCE -10 was conducted on 7th Dec, 2018. This event was major success with a wide range of competitions such as art, elocution, street play, dance, fashion show, music, rock band and cooking. Students from various schools participated in the event with their energetic performances. DPGA congratulates all the winners and participants.
World Soil day is celebrated on the 5th December every year. Soil is one of the most important components on Earth. World Soil Day is celebrated to highlight the importance of healthy soil for sustenance and augmented survival.
Dr. Pillai Global Academy takes students’ education, career and future seriously and offers them guidance appropriately by inviting experts of the field every year. ICAE’s Global University fair conducted in the school premise today, the 5th December 2018, afforded students of grades IX, X, XI and XII the opportunity to discover the spectrum of global opportunities available to them.
World Television Day was celebrated on 26th November 2018, Monday. Children were informed about the significance and its invention. The funfilled interactive session helped the students in gaining knowledge about the future technology too.
Students being informed about the significance of thanks giving day.
DPGA celebrated the Children’s Day with great enthusiasm and fervor.
The theme for the day was star wars and comic characters. Popular animated characters such as Cinderella, Snow white, Mickey Mouse, and Donald Duck came alive as the children came enthusiastically dressed to school.
‘The festival of lights’ came alive at Dr.Pillai Global Academy Gorai, on 1st of November when the whole school wore a festive look. Our school celebrated Diwali in its unique way, where the whole school was decorated with a pirate theme.
Checkpoint Orientation Programme – 23rd June, 2018
Orientation for New Parents – 9th June, 2018
The French and Spanish day was held at Dr. Pillai Global Academy, Borivali on 1st March, 2018.
Students from Grade 3 to 9 dressed up in the colors of the Spanish and French flags.
The Introduction of both the European countries was followed by a cultural programme.
World Mother Language Day was celebrated at Dr. Pillai Global Academy on 21st February, 2018 with great enthusiasm. Students from Pre-primary till Grade 8 participated in it. Students recite a poem in their own Mother language. The keynote speaker and Judge Mrs. Manisha Upadhyay guided students with her inspiring words and motivated them to carry on speaking in their mother tongue and be proud of it.
Parenting Session for “Understanding and Identifying Adolescent Stress”
DPGA organised a Workshop for parents on 16th December, 2017. This workshop was conducted keeping in mind the different factors causing adolescent stress such as Peer Pressure, Online Distraction, Academic Pressure, Hormonal changes, etc.
Our school, Dr. Pillai Global Academy celebrated its 11th Annual Day on Saturday, 9th December, 2017.
The ebullient theme, “Mumbai Meri Jaan” captivated everyone’s attention throughout the show.
The dignitaries of the Management were ushered to their seats by a group of students who danced to Lezium beats, followed by the Welcome Song by our very own students.
The World Science Day for Peace and Development (WSDPD) is annually held on 10th November, 2017 to raise awareness about the benefits of science worldwide.
Dr. Pillai Global Academy celebrated the Science Day on 10th November, 2017 by organizing different science activities related to biographies of different scientists.
Security Session conducted by Sub Inspector Mrs. Usha Khose on 13th October, 2017.
POCSO Session conducted for the non-teaching staff on 9th October, 2017.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.