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WEEKLY NEWSLETTER OF CITY MONTESSORI SCHOOL, LUCKNOW, INDIA
CMS creates a better future for all children by maximising their opportunities

through quality education and initiatives for unity and development

04 November - 10 November 2017

18th International Conference of Chief Justices of the World begins

Premiers, Chief Justices, and judges from 56 countries participating
Home Minister Hon'ble Mr Rajnath Singh and others at the first session of ICCJW at Le Meridian Hotel, New Delhi on 9th November 2017 in the forenoon
Union Minister for Law and Justice Hon’ble Mr Ravi Shankar Prasad gave a grand reception & High Tea in honour of Chief Justices & Judges at NDMC Auditorium, Sansad Marg, New Delhi on 9th November evening

H.E. Mr Khemraj Ramjattan, Vice‐President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, H.E. Sir Iakoba T. Italeli, Governor General of the Republic of Tuvalu, H.E. Mr Stjepan Mesic, President of the Republic of Croatia , H.E. Dr Pakalitha B Mosisili, Prime Minister of Republic of Lesotho, and more than 200 chief justices, judges and legal luminaries from 56 countries of the world have arrived here at Lucknow on the call of the students of CMS for safeguarding the future of the world's over 2.5 million children and generations yet to be born from the impending disaster that could be caused due to the threat of nuclear World War between America and North Korea. Prior to their arrival to lucknow for participation in the International Conference of Chief Justice of the World being organised by CMS from 10 to 14 November 2017, these eminent participants paid floral tribute to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in Delhi and addressed the first session of the conference chaired by the Home Minister of the country, Mr Rajnath Singh who said that the time has come for all the nations of the world to work together for World Unity and World Peace. He also said that India has always stood against any type of wars and violence. Our culture is based upon ancient Indian Ideal of Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam and considering the entire humanity as one big family, we always strive for the benefit of entire humanity.

At Lucknow, the delegates were accorded a warm reception upon their arrival on 10 November and a grand Welcome ceremony was organised in their honour at CMS Kanpur Road auditorium. Mr Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister for Minority Welfare, Govt. of India was the Chief Guest on this occasion while Mr Dinesh Sharma, Deputy Chief Minister of U.P., lighted the lamp of unity to formally inaugurate the function.

Union Minister for Minority Affairs, Govt. of India Hon'ble Mr Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, speaking at the Welcome Ceremony of the Conference
Deputy Chief Minister of UP Dr Dinesh Sharma inaugurating the Welcome Ceremony of ICCJW 2017 in Lucknow
Mr Sudhanshu Trivedi, National Spokesperson, BJP as a CMS alumnus proposed the Vote of Thanks in Delhi as well as in Lucknow

CMS delegation leaves to attend Mathematics Olympiad in the Philippines

CMS Gomti Nagar delegation to the Philippines

A 6‐member delegation of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I left for the Philippines for participating in International Teenagers Mathematics Olympiad (ITMO‐2017). Well known educational institution of Philippines, Mathematics Trainers’ Guild organized this Olympiad in Davao City of Philippines, in which young mathematicians of around 20 countries of the world are participating. School's students, teachers and parents bid a hearty farewell to the students at the Amausi airport and wished them luck for winning the competition and raise country's flag high in foreign land. At ITMO‐2017 competitions will be held in two categories i.e. Key Stage 2 (Juniors) and Key Stage 3 (Seniors) and CMS students will be participating in Key Stage 3 (Seniors) contest. The team is led by senior teacher Mr Abhishek Pandey assisted by teacher Ms Mugdha Kumar as deputy team leader. Student members of the team are Pariniti Malhotra, Kruiti Rai, Divyanshi Chauhan and Shruti Srivastava.

Geofest International 2017 organised by CMS Rajajipuram Campus II

Over 500 young geographers from 5 countries participate
CMS Gomti Nagar delegation to the Philippines

CMS Rajajipuram Campus II organised the International Geography Olympiad 'Geofest International‐2017' from 4 to 7 November 2017 at CMS Kanpur Road auditorium. Around 500 young geographers, teachers and renowned geography experts from Bangladesh, Nepal, Mauritius, Thailand and various states of India arrived here to participate in this olympiad. The 4‐day event was formally inaugurated on 4 November by Chief Guest, Mr Rajesh Agarwal, Finance Minister, U.P., by lighting the lamp of learning in the midst of a call for green revolution presented through a grand educational‐cultural programme by the students of CMS Rajajipuram Campus II before the participating teams from India and abroad.

The competitions of Geofest 2017, held in primary, junior and senior categories over the next three days were, Create Your Taste (collage), Geotoon (cartoon making), Geotech (web designing), Geotalk (debate)), Voice & Vision (choreography), Model Display, and Quiz, each imparting the message of keeping our Mother Earth green and prosperous. Students of various countries enjoyed showcasing their talents and skills through their participation in these competitions and learning about each others' culture and traditions through interaction.

Senior Championship Trophy of Geofest 2017 was awarded to Sunbeam Suncity, Varanasi; Bluebells School International, New Delhi won the Juniors' Championship and Primary Championship went to St. Conrad's Inter College, Agra. Chief Guest of the closing ceremony, Director General of RDSO, Mr Margoob Hussain awarded shields, medals and certificates to the winners.

Geofest Quiz
Choreography Contest
Model Display

CAMPUS BUZZ

Expressing gratitude for their services on Support Staff Day at CMS Rajendra Nagar Campus III
Visit of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I students to Nirvana School of Mentally Handicapped Children
CMS Aliganj II students' interaction with senior police officer Mr Navneet Sikera at Times of India's News Makers Meet

Grandparents day celebration at CMS Indira Nagar Campus
Yellow Day celebration in pre-primary section at CMS Anand Nagar Campus
Pre-primary activity on National Brush Day at CMS Rajendra Nagar Campus III