Academic Year 2014-2015
Annual Day,15th January2015
Bhavan’s Public School celebrated its 5th Annual Day on 15th January,2015 at Al Arabi Volleyball indoor
stadium in two sessions for KG and Primary & Secondary. The KG programme was inaugurated by Mr.
Girish Kumar K.R., President, ICC.
The welcome address was delivered by Mr.K.M. Anil, General Secretary, BHPS and the Presidential
address was delivered by Mr.P.N. Baburajan, President, BHPS. The chief Guest in his Keynote address
appreciated the students and staff for the efforts taken. The Guest of Honour was Ms.Eiman Al
Marzouqi, Ambassador Qatari & UK Graduate Forum, Doha, Qatar. Mrs. Prabhavathy Nambiar, Vice
Principal proposed the vote of thanks. The KG students put up a theme based cultural programme on
“Dignity of Labour”.
The Primary & Secondary programme was inaugurated by Mr.Raj Kumar Singh, (Deputy Chief of Mission,
Embassy of India.) In his key note address he lauded the school for its progress in both academics and
co-curricular activities within a short span of time in par with other established schools. The welcome
address was delivered by Mr. Faizal Khan, of Std.X. The Principal, Mr.V.L Balasubramanian read out the
Annual Report. The Presidential address was delivered by Mr.J.K Menon, Acting Chairman, BHPS, he
appreciated the staff and students for all the achievements of the school. The Guests of Honour were
Col. Abdullah Khalifa Al Muftah, ( Director of Public Relations,MOI), Mr.hamad Mohammed Al Ghali,(
Director, Private Schools, SEC), Lt.Al Hasan Al Muhannadi, (Dept. of Community Police). The other
Dignitaries present were Mr.Abdul Kader, Vice chairman, BHPS, Mr. P.N.Baburajan, President, BHPS, Mr.
Manikantan, Vice President,BHPS, Mr. Anil Kumar, General Secretary, BHPS and all other Board
members of Bhavan’s graced the occasion. The school Calendar for 2015-16, Magazine “MIRROR” and
the Curriculum Plan 2015-16 were released by the dignitaries. Mememtoes were presented to the
guests. Mr.J.K.Menon, Acting Chairman,BHPS received a Memento from Col. Abdullah Khalifa Al Muftah,
Director of Public Relations, MOI for the school’s Cooperation in all the activities conducted by MOI.
Prizes were distributed to the winners of sports and Talent day events and the overall Rolling Trophy for
House Championship was bagged by Topaz House. The Vote of thanks was proposed by Mr. M.P.Philip,
Head Master. The Primary & Secondary students put up a theme based cultural programme on “Around
the World in 180 Minutes” respectively. A good number of parents attended the programme and
encouraged the students. Mrs.Anjana Menon, Director, Administration proposed the Vote of Thanks.
Master Faizal khan and Miss Mickeil both students of class X compered the first session and Mrs.Geetha
Kartha compered the second session.
Commemorate Birth Anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan,28th December 2014
Christmas Celebration,25th December 2014
Qatar National Day,18th December 2014
Bhavan’s Public school won First Prize, a cash award of QR 7000 and a Trophy in the interschool competitions organised by the Ministry of Interior on the occasion of Qatar National Day celebrations on 18th December, 2014 at Al wakrah Stadium.
The students participated in the Parade and depicted the Glorious Past, the Trendy Present and the Emerging Future of Qatar. Lt.Col Ghanem Saad al-Khayarin, Community policing official, received the guard of honour from the marching students .The students presented three songs, two thematic programmes about Qatar and two dances .The Bhavan’s Public school competed with Pakistan education Centre,, Bangladesh MHM school, Shantiniketan and TNG.
CBSE Cluster Hockey,30 November 2014
On 30th November, Bhavans Public School had hosted the Inter School CBSE Cluster Hockey Tournament
at Al Ahali Stadium for boys and girls under 19 & 14 categories respectively with the support of Qatar
Hockey Federation (QHF). The Officials were Mr.Magged Abu Talib (coach Qatar National Team),
Mr.Khalid Modi (Assistant coach Qatar Nation Team) and some National Team Players. The following
teams participated in this Tournament.
1. Delhi Public School (DPS)
2. Birla Public School (BPS)
3. Middle East Education Society School (MES)
4. Bhavans Public School (BHPS).
The following were the winners and runners.
Under 19 boys
Winners- MES and Runners- DPS
Under 19 Girls
Winners- MES and Runners- DPS
Under 14 Boys
Winners- BHPS and Runners-MES
Under 14 Girls
Winners- BHPS and Runners-BPS
Sports Day, 1-2 December 2014
The Bhavan’s public school conducted its Annual Athletic meet on 1st & 2nd December for the
students of KG and Std. I & II at Matar Qadeem campus and for the students of Std. III to X at Al
Arabi Stadium, respectively. Mr.A.P. Manikantan, Vice President, BHPS, was the Chief Guest on the
1st and Mr. Sayed Salem, Former Captain of Qatar National volley Ball team was the Chief Guest on
the 2nd. The programme at Al Arabi Stadium commenced with an Islamic prayer, followed by March
Past by the four Houses. Master Dominic Roy, the Head Boy administered the oath. The torch was
lit by the last year’s champions. The Principal, Mr.V.L. Balasubramanian welcomed the gathering,
the chief Guest declared open the meet which was followed by Aerobics and Tableau of different
sports displayed by the girls and boys respectively. All sprint events of 50,100, 200,400, & 800
metres and Relays were conducted. Events were conducted for the parents, teaching and non-
teaching staff.Results were announced after every event and prizes were distributed to the
winners. The Topaz house won the championship for the second time.
The dignitaries who graced the occasion were Mr.R.O. Kader, Vice Chairman, BHPS,
Mr.P.N.Baburajan, President, BHPS, Mr. Anil Kumar, General Secretary, BHPS, Mr. Saleem
Ponnambath, Mr.Ashraf, Mr. Hameed, Directors BHPS, Mrs. Anjana Menon, Director,
Administration, Mr.Pradeep Panicker, Manager, HR, Mrs. Prabhavathy Nambiar, Vice Principal, Mr.
M.P. Philip, Head Master.
Mrs. Asha Shiju, Academic Coordinator, anchored the programmed and Miss. Neethu Thambi, PE
teacher proposed the Vote of Thanks.
Science India Forum Award Function, November 2014
Talents Day,11-13 November 2014
The Bhavan’s Public school celebrated the Talent Day on 11th, 12th & 13th
November at both the campuses in connection with the Indian National Education
Day and Children’s Day.
The occasion gave the budding artists to bloom and also an opportunity to
showcase their talents. The competitions were organised at various stages with
competent eminent judges deployed from various cultural organisations in Doha
and Eves Toast Masters Club Doha, Qatar, to evaluate the performers. The
celebration at Wakra Campus was inaugurated on 11th by Mr. Unni Krishnan,
Management Committee Member, ICC, Doha, Qatar and at Matar Qadeem on 12th
by Dr. Padmashree Shetty. The programme commenced with an Islamic prayer
followed by welcome dance and group song by the students.The Principal Mr. V.L.
Balasubramanian, welcomed the gathering at both the venues and wished the
students on the occasion of Children’s day. Mr.Anil Kumar, General secretary
delivered the presidential address encouraging the participants. Mr. Unni
Krishnan congratulated the parents and teachers for bringing out the talents of
the students and encouraging them. He pointed out how some take it as a
profession in later stages through way of talents. Dr.Padmashree Shetty,
appreciated the school for staging such programmes and wished the participants
all success. The other Dignitaries who graced the occasion were Mr. Abdul Kader,
Vice chairman, BhPS, Mr.Hameed,Director,BhPS, Mrs.Prabhavathi Nambiyar,Vice
Principal, Mr.M.P.Philip, Head Master.At wakra campus the Vote of Thanks was
proposed by Mrs. Pushpa Rajan, Activity Coordinator, and at Matar Qadeem
campus by Mr. Mohammad Salah. Mrs.Asha Shiju and Mr.Roopesh anchored the
programmes at Matar Qadeem campus and at Wakra Campus respectively.
4th C V Raman Memorial Science Exhibition,6th November 2014
KeralaPiravi,02nd November 2014
Bhavan’s Public School celebrated Keralappiravi Day on 2nd November, 2014. The Principal, Mr.V.L.Balasubramanian, welcomed the gathering. Mr.A.P.Manikantan,Vice President, presided over the function . Mr.V.K Sreeraman, a renowned Cine Artist, writer, orator and social worker, was the Chief Guest. In his inaugural speech he emphasized the importance of mother tongue. The presence of Mr. Faisal, winner of Samskriti, C.V.Sreeraman award for story writing, added colour to the function. In his felicitation address, a thoughtful message was delivered to the teachers and parents. “Students should not be restricted within the walls of do’s and don’ts”. He emphasized that the teacher must be a facilitator to develop, illuminate and explore free thoughts and creativity. In connection to this literary competitions were conducted.The Chairman’s trophy for the best performer was distributed by the Chief Guest. This was followed by a theme based programme on kerela by the students. Miss.Surya S Raju of Std. IX and Master Adwaith Manikantan of Std.VIII anchored the programme. Mrs.V.K.Sameera, H.O.D of Malayalam department, delivered the vote of thanks.
The dignitaries Mr. A.O.Kader, Vice Chairman, Bhps, Mr. Baburajan, President, Bhps, Mr.Anilkumar, General Secretary , Bhps, and Directors Mr. Saleem Ponnambath, Mr.Nazar, Mr. Hameed, Mrs. Anjana Menon, Administrator, Bhps, Mrs, Prabhavathy Nambiar, Vice Principal, Mr.M P. Philip, Head Master, graced the occasion .
Library Books Exhibition,19thOctober 2014
Philately & Numismatics / Photography Exhibition 2014,15th October 2014
Bhavan’s Public School organized exhibitions on Philately & Numismatics and Photography on 15th October to commemorate the World Post Day and World Tourism day S. The Chief Guest Mr. Hussain Rajab Al – Ismail, Chairman, Philately Club, Doha- Qatar inaugurated the exhibitions .
The programme started with a prayer by Master Wafi of std VIII followed by House wise Philately Quiz competition organized by the Quiz club and conducted by Mr.Nazim, the Quiz Master. The Principal welcomed the gathering and highlighted on the importance of this hobby being the source of infotainment. The school president, Mr.Baburajan, pointed out that the students can enrich their knowledge through such exposures and appreciated the efforts taken by the students. The Chief Guest in his inaugural address lauded the school for organizing such exhibitions and extended an invitation to the students to visit his esteemed organization for a wider exposure.
Prizes were distributed by the Chief Guest to the winners of the Quiz Competition. The other dignitaries who graced the function were Mr.R.O.Kader, Vice Chairman,Bhps, Mrs.Anjana Menon, Administrator, Bhps, Mrs.Prabhavathy Nambiar, Vice Principal and Mr.M.P Philip.The vote of Thanks was proposed by Mrs.Rebecca, Convenor, Philately Club and Mr.Roopesh, anchored the programme. The function concluded with a photograph session.
Elders Day,2nd October 2014
Mangalayan,24th September 2014
Hindi Diwas,14th September 2014
Bhavan’s Public school observed Hindi Diwas on 14th September, 2014 at both its premises. The day’s assembly was organized and conducted by the Hindi Department. After the prayer, the news, thought for the day, and speech on Hindi Diwas were prepared and delivered in Hindi by the students. Students rendered a song on Hindi alphabets, music composed by Mr.Bidul, Music teacher and the lyrics were written by Mr.Ranjith, Hindi teacher. At Matar Qadeem, the Principal Mr.V.L Balasubramanian addressed the students on the importance of the day and Mrs. Asha Shiju, Academic coordinator also spoke on Hindi Diwas. At Wakra, Mr.Philip, the Head Master spoke in Hindi on the importance of the day as well as the language. Mr. Ranjith, the Hindi Teacher in his speech highlighted that all languages to be respected equally.To mark the day, the Hindi department at both its premises put up all the sign boards of class rooms, office, library, etc. in Hindi. The programme concluded with a photo session.
Onam Celebration,11th September 2014
Teachers Day,05th September 2014
Summer Camp “Pass -2014" Valedictory,22nd August 2014
Independence Day,15th August 2014
Bhavan’s Public School celebrated 68 th Indian Independence Day at Al-Wakra campus. The chief guest of this function, Mr.R.O.Abdul Kader, Vice-chairman, Bhavan’s Public school hoisted the Indian tri-colour flag and received the salute from the march past platoons. The independence Day message was rendered by Mr.M.P.Philip, Headmaster, BHPS, he said that patriotisim can instill unity irrespective of religion, language, caste, customs and traditions. A true patriot respects freedom and patriotism of other peoples and nations. At the end he said that we should prepare ourselves to be well informed and educate citizens of tomorrow. A variety entertainment programme by the students and teachers, as dance and music, reinforced the spirit of patriotism. Mr.Fraijo proposed the vote of thanks.
Summer Camp “Pass -2014”
The 4th summer camp pass 2014 at Bhavan’s public school was inaugurated by the chief guest Mr.Girish kumar president ICC,QATAR on 6 th July at Matar Qadeem Campus.The program commenced with an Islamic prayer by Mr. Mohammed Salah (Music teacher followed by a welcome dance by Ms.Malu the dance teacher. The principal, Mr.V.L.Balasubramanian welcomed the gathering and gave a brief summary of the camp and also focusing on the safety and security of the students.Mr.Saleem Ponnambath in his presidential address stressed on the importance of the camp and pointed out that all fun loving activities to be conducted in the camp we have a learning out come and at the same time the inborn talents of the students will also be identified for further developments. The chief guest in his inaugural address lauded and appreciated the school for all its academics and co curricular activities and that the school had established its reputation in the whole of Doha within a few years of its commencement .Mr Shaiju, the camp coordinator introduced the resource persons through video clippings .The resource persons demonstrated their skills in their respective discipline. A caricature of the chief guest was sketched by Mr. Pradeep the Art master to showcase his skill and this was handed over to the Chief Guest by Mr. Abdul Kader, Vice Chairman, and BHPS. The Vice President BHPS, Mr. Manikantan graced the occasion with his presence. The activity coordinator Mrs. Pushpa Rajan proposed the vote of thanks and Mrs. Lovely Mathew anchored the programme.
World Day Against Child Labour ,12th June 2014
Bhavan’s Public school observed the World Day Against child Labour on 12th June at both its premises simultaneously. In this connection an elocution competition was conducted for classes VI to X on the day’s topic. There were a good number of entries which showed the awareness on the topic and the enthusiasm to speak against the exploitation of child labour.
At matar Qadeem campus, Mrs.Nimna Co-Convenor of the Literary Club welcomed the gathering and Mrs. Prabhavathi Nambiar, Vice Principal addressed the students on the importance of the day. At Wakra campus, Mr.Raju Bharathan, Convenor Literary club welcomed the gathering followed by the elocution competition against child labour. The contestants spoke at length and pointed out that the exploitation of the nibbling hands by the employers which is still prevalent in some of the countries should be discouraged and banned totally for the welfare of the children all over the world. The competition was judged by a panel of judges and results declared.
World Environment Day, 5th June 2014
Bhavan’s Public school observed the World Environment Day for two days on 4th and 5th June, 2014 at Matar Qadeem Campus. The Chief Guest was Mr. Herald Moras, Head of Green Banking, Doha Bank, Qatar. The programme started with planting of saplings in the Bhavan’s Vegetable Garden by the Chief Guest and Mr. J. K. Menon, Acting Chairman, BHPS in the presence of other dignitaries and the Eco Club members. The guests were then led to the dais for a formal function which started off with a prayer by Master Nikhal of Std. VII followed by a welcome song by the students of Wakra Campus. The lyrics were written by Mr.Ranjeet Nair, Hindi teacher and composed by Mr.Bidul Thyagarajan the music teacher. A musical based skit organized by Mrs. Shyna Anil, Academic Coordinator was staged by the students of Matar Qadeem depicting the depletion of Mother Nature due to pollution. The skit created an awareness among the students in protecting the nature and its development should aim at the goodness of mankind. The Principal, Mr. V. L. Balasubrahmanian, welcomed the gathering and highlighted on the importance of the day. Mr. J. K. Menon, Acting Chairman, BHPS, presided over the function and delivered the presidential address. His strong message conveyed to the students to take care of Mother Earth and not to waste the resources or pollute the nature. In the keynote address the Chief Guest lauded the school for putting up such programmes and their achievements in the School Environmental Projects of Green Banking, Doha Bank. He explained to the students on this year’s theme “Raise your Voice Not the Sea level”. On this occasion the Eco Club conducted an exhibition on “Best out of Waste” and brought out two Hand Written magazines “Biorhythm” and “Dreams” which were released by the Chief Guest and were handed over to Mr. R. O. Abdul Khadar, vice chairman and Mrs. Anjana Menon, Administrator, BHPS respectively. Master Joel Shibu of Std.I spoke of the duties by future generation in protecting the nature and the earth. After the formal function, the Principal and the Vice Principal led the Chief Guest and other dignitaries to the exhibition venue for the inauguration of the same. The exhibits were judged by Mr.Baburajan, General Secretary, Mr.A. P. Manikantan, vice president and Mr. Hameed, Director BHPS. The programme was compered by Mrs. Shyna Anil, Academic Coordinator and the Vote of Thanks was proposed by Mr. Rajeev, Convenor, Eco Club.
Investiture Ceremony, 2nd June 2014
The student Prefect Council of Bhavan’s Public school was inducted in an Investiture Ceremony on 2nd June, 2014 at its Matar Qadeem Campus. The Chief Guest was Mr.Sahal Ghanim, Warrant Officer from the Community Policing, Doha, Qatar. The programme started with the Leaders’ Slow March followed by prayer. The Principal Mr. Balasubramanian welcomed the gathering and spoke to the leaders of their responsibilities. Mr.Saleem Ponnambath delivered the Presidential address and spoke on the qualities of a leader.
The highlight of the day was the Investiture Ceremony, the school leader, the Deputy School leader, the House captains, the Deputy House captains and all the class prefects were given badges by the Chief Guest and the Board of Directors of BHPS. The Principal administered the Oath to the appointed leaders.
Mr.R.O Abdul Kader, Vice Chairman,BHPS, and Board of Directors ,Mr. K.M.Arunan, Mr. Nazar, Mr K.M.Anil Kumar and Mr. Hameed graced the occasion with their presence.
The school Hockey team that won the overall championship in Qatar Junior Hockey tournament organised by QHF which was conducted on 30th May,2014,were felicitated by the school on this occasion.
Mrs.Prabhavathi Nambiar, Vice Principal proposed the vote of thanks.
Bhavans Hockey Team Impress At QHF Schools Competition , 30th May 2014
Bhavan’s Public school bagged the coveted hockey titles conducted by the Qatar Hockey Federation on 30th May bringing laurels to school. Bhavan’s team lifted the Over-All champions trophy for both the boys and girls category. Bhavans public school won gold medal in Under 9 and 18 girl’s category and Under 9 boys category, besides finishing Runner-Up in under 13 boys and girls category
Mom & Me, 29th May 2014
Bhavan’s public School celebrated Mothers Day on 29th May, 2014 at Matar Qadeem Campus with the Fancy Dress Competition titled ‘MOM & ME’.
The show provided a platform for mothers to showcase their talents along with their child.
The Chief Guest for this occasion was Mrs. Resha Udenia, wife of Mr. Dinesh Udenia, 1st Secretary, Indian Embassy, Doha, Qatar. The programme began with a prayer followed by a heart rendering song ‘A Tribute to Mothers’. Mr. V.L. Balasubramanian, the Principal welcomed the gathering and highlighted on the importance of the day and Mr. Saleem Ponnambath presided over. Mrs. Udenia in her inaugural speech narrated her experiences as a daughter and a mother. Soon after the formal function the fancy dress competition took place simultaneously at two venues and was judged by a panel of eminent persons from the field of Art & Culture.
KG Colour Day,11th May to 14th May, 2014
As a part of colour day week celebrations, the students of KG section at Bhavan’s Public School enjoyed learning through play way method in order to identify and recognise the four colours “Red, Blue, yellow and Green” through lots of activities. On each day from 11th May to 14th May, 2014 the class rooms were beautifully decorated with balloons, ribbons, fresh flowers, paper cut outs, etc. with one colour concept. The teachers also came dressed in the same colour and displayed many objects as per the colour of the day. Different innovative activities were conducted like making of wrist bands, collage work, beautiful smiley cherry cut-outs, made sunflower through paper plate colouring, story time on Little Red Riding Hood, sang colour songs, and talked about the colour and made verbal list of items of these colours during circle time. The teachers organised a power point presentation on coloured objects. A special area was set up as “Colour Corner” and one by one the students were asked to identify the objects kept on the table and to place the same in the Colour Corner, the little ones enjoyed doing this. They played games based on the theme and took home beautiful yellow duckling, green leaf, red cherry and blue whale cut-outs as part of their activities.
Vegetable Garden Season -3 Harvest -6(10th,May 2014)
The 6th harvest of vegetables from Bhavan’s Public school Vegetable Garden Season 3 took place on 8th May,2014 at its Matar Qadeem campus.Mr. Hamad Al Kuwari, Director, QFA inaugurated the occasion by harvesting tapioca from our school vegetable garden. Around 15 Kgs of tapiocas, 4 Kgs of carrots and 5 Kgs of tomatoes were harvested by the Eco Club members, Principal, Mr. V. L. Balasubramanian. The other dignatories and members present were Mr. KMS. Hameed, Director, BHPS, Mrs.Prabhavathy Nambiar, Vice Principal, Mr.Hamdi Hussain, CSR officer, QFA, Mrs. Anjana Menon Administrator, BHPS, Coordinators Mrs.Pushpa Rajan , Mrs.Shyna Anil and the ECO Club Convenor Mr.Rajeev.
The vegetable garden Season 3 is the continuity of the first Vegetable Garden Season – 1 for which the school was awarded a “ Green Star” on the Eco School Projects organized by Doha Bank-Green Banking along with UNESCO.
Emir Cup Visit,(10th,May 2014)
The students of BHavan’s Public School from both its campuses had an opportunity to see the prestigious Emir Cup Trophy at its Matar Qadeem Campus on May 8th 2014.The Trophy tour was organised by the Qatar Football Association. The trophy visit featured a heartwarming welcome reception that was organised by the school. The Vice Principal Mrs Prabhavathi Nambiar welcomed the officials of QFA and all those who gathered there. The Principal Mr V.L. Balasubramanian delivered the Presidential address. Mr.Hamad Al Kuwari , Director, QFA in his keynote address lauded the school for the outstanding performance put up by the students during the Quarter Finals of Emir Cup on the 3rd of May at Al Saad Stadium and for the colourful reception given for the Emir Cup Trophy tour. Mrs.Pushpa Rajan proposed the vote of thanks. The school officials, the faculty members and the students gathered enthusiastically around the Trophy and took pictures.
Emir Cup(03rd,May 2014)
The Bhavan’s Public school took pride in performing a scintillating cultural items at the Al Saad stadium on 3rd of May during the Quarter Finals of Emir Cup Foot Ball match. Nearly 500 students displayed a colourful dance, aerobics and mass drill.
Dr.E.Sreedharan's - Visit(03rd,May 2014)
Akbar Kakkattil - Visit(24th,April 2014)
Colouring Competiton KG(21st,April 2014)
School Election(17th,April 2014)
Elections to the school parliament for the academic year 2014-15 were held here at both the Matar and Wakra campuses respectively. The contest was chiefly held for the three posts namely the school leader, School Deputy Leader (Girl) and School Deputy Leader (Boy). The election process which is deemed to be the inevitable component of democratic set up has given the students an opportunity to taste the tint of democracy. Students from classes 3 to 10 casted their votes to choose their leaders .Three polling booths, supervised by election officials were arranged for the smooth conduct of election and also trained student cops were deployed to prevent untoward incidents. The candidates were chosen for the contest after scrutinizing through the nomination papers by an apex body headed by the school principal, Mr. Balasubramanian and the election department. Mrs. Prabavathi Nambiar was the Chief Returning Officer for both the campuses.
Seven candidates ran for the post of School Leader, 6 for the Deputy Girl and 6 for the post of deputy school boy. The election officials had a tough time and witnessed some dramatic moments in counting the votes as the competition was neck to neck. When a single vote became decisive, the polling officials went for recounting. After the third round of recounting Dominic Roy was declared as the school leader gathering 227 votes and the opponent Ayesha sajid 226.At Matar Alna Shireen Albi was elected as the deputy school leader Girl and Aaditya GR as Deputy Boy. Nayeema Saifudhin was voted to power as school Deputy Leader Girl and Edwin Raju as Deputy Boy at Wakra campus. The elections were monitored by Activity Co-ordinator Pushpa Rajan.