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At the onset of US President's Donald Trump's arrival to India, City Montessori School (CMS) Founder and Educationist
    Dr Jagdish Gandhi has appealed to PM Modi and President Trump to consult over the formation of World Parliament to save humanity from complete annihilation.
    ALUMNI & EVENTS                                                                                                           APRIL 2020  (8)
               CMS alumni on the ladder of success                                   CMS alumni on the ladder of success

                  Nalin Srivastava, School Director at Nord Anglia Education Schools,   Mr Vyom Shrivastava, CEO, Ashok Highway Ads, Senior Manager,
                  Vishakhapatnam. Alumnus of CMS Station Road and CMS RDSO             Public Relations, Ashoka Builders Limited, Motivational Speaker and Writer
                                                                                       Alumnus of CMS Rajendra Nagar and CMS Station Road
                 Nalin’s success journey is the   together took ISB to FT Top 25 ranking.”
                 result of hard work and   Thereafter, he joined PhD at Texas A&M, USA but   For Vyom Shrivastava, the   Vyom studied at CMS Rajendra Nagar Campus
                 continuous ploughing of new   dropped out. He published a case study at   sky's the limit. Continuous   from 1988 to 1992 and at CMS Station Road
                 ventures. He joined CMS in   Harvard Publications and became an active.   progress has made  him soar   Campus from 1992 to 1994.He was a bright
                 1975 in Montessori Class at   Researcher with top tier publications in   high towards  success and now   student and the first Junior Counsellor for CISV
     CMS Station Road Campus and then joined CMS   management journals. Currently, he is working   he wants to share his experiences and his   from CMS Station Road Campus for which he
     RDSO Campus after Class VI in 1982. His late   as School Director at Nord Anglia Education   knowledge through a book written by him for   was honoured by the CMS Founder, Dr Jagdish
     father was a Professor of Mathematics at KKV   Schools at Vishakhapatnam. He feels that CMS   young people on Career Counselling. He writes   Gandhi.
     Degree College, Lucknow while his mother is an   has given him a deep and solid foundation in   to the CMS Founder Dr Jagdish Gandhi, saying,   At present, Vyom Shrivastava is PR and
     MA in Sanskrit and Prabhakar in Music.  Of his   education and this is mainly due to the excellent   “You are the reason that I am what I am today   Advertising professional and heads the
     CMS days, he says,” I still recall (and perhaps   teachers here. It has taught him respect for   and I can think of no better person than you to   Corporate Communications department at
     have) the 1st position certificates, to which were   mothers and inculcated in his heart a desire to   show my book the light of the day.”  Ashoka Group. He is a motivational counsellor
     attached the princely Rs.10/ note).”  do good for society.            Vyom won the National Advertising Awards. As a   and his words inspire the students to work their
     “I went on to join the Merchant Navy, became   As the School Director, he has been involved in   Road Safety Activist, Vyom led Ashoka Buildcon   way up in this competitive world. He is also a
     Master Mariner; then left the sea to become a   socially beneficial programmes at Rajeev Gandhi   Ltd initiative for organizing the world’s largest   road safety activist and has conducted various
     student--this time at the Indian School of   Foundation, has led pan-India programs on K-12   road safety lesson, which earned the company a   seminars on road safety. Recently he led the
     Business, ISB, as an MBA student. During my one   education, natural resources management,      Guinness World Record.   project ‘Ashok Buildcon Limited presents India
     year course at ISB, I emerged as the   Disability, and granted scholarships for   Earlier, he was invited by Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to   Speaks for Road Safety Contest.’
     Sustainability Champion and proposed to the   Cambridge, MPhil, and PhD programs. He feels   the Rashtrapati Bhawan, in recognition of an 8   The institution is proud of Vyom Shrivastava and
     Dean that we make ISB 'Carbon Neutral.' My   that competition needs to be from within and   feet painting he made with a group of students.   wishes him all the best.
     Dean, by then, troubled by my activism, said,   that students should work in close cooperation.
     "Nalin, why don't you do it yourself?" And,   He is interested in guiding the youngsters in their
     offered me the position of Director - Operations   careers and sharing his ideas and insights about   Rajajipuram Campus II
     and Sustainability. In the ensuing seven years   a career in academia or sustainability. Finally, he
     with ISB, we ran some exciting and audacious   says, “In these challenging times, I hope and pray
     initiative--and received a few national and   that our CMS family  does well and remains
     international awards, created policies and   strong. I wish it a safe and healthy future ahead.”
     blueprint for the state of Telangana, and

                           Rajajipuram Campus I
                                                     Aniket Yadav of Class II
                                                                           Tiny tots of Montessori Class enjoyed   The new session began for the pre
                                                     became the District
                                                     Topper in Hindustan   Circle time. Topic taken was 'Daily   primary students at the campus. It was a
                                                                           routine.' Students took one picture card   pleasure to see the beaming faces as
                                                     Olympiad. At this
                                                                           and told one line about it like we should   they entered the school which had been
                                                     olympiad Aditya Pratap
                                                     Singh Negi of Class VIII   sleep early, we should eat healthy food,   beautifully decorated to welcome them.
                                                                           we should brush our teeth twice a day,   They were happy to meet the new class
                                                     received cash prize of
                                                               Rs 5100     we should take bath daily etc.     teacher. The teachers welcomed the
     Class VI students of the campus                                                                          students by giving them welcome tags.
     conducted a water audit at their homes                    for being
     by preparing a table of the amount of                     the State                       Rajendra Nagar Campus III
     water used for different purposes at                      Topper.
     home, drinking, bathing, Washing,                         Devyansh
                                                               i Pandey
     cleaning floor, car washing, etc. per day.
     After the audit completion students   of Class IX and Anushtha Tripathi of Class
     identified the ways to reduce water   XI won the 1st Runner Up Trophy in
     consumption at home.              Smart Girls Fide rated chess
     Vyakhya Singh of Class Nursery won   championship 2019 organized by Navyug
                                       Radiance School, Lucknow.
     multiple prizes in Singing and dancing
     competition organized by various   Atharva Bhadauria, Aditya Pratap Singh   New session begins with the prayer   Students' visit to Old Age Home
     institutions. She stood second in the   Negi, Abhinav Jain and Astik Agarwal   (The CMS school is run by a Society Registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860
     Dance competition named 'Awadh Ke   qualified for the second round of   and the school’s assets belong to the Society, and not personally to it’s founders
     Sitaare' organized by Unique Dance   National Creativity Olympiad and were   Drs. Jagdish and Bharti Gandhi.)
                                       awarded a cash prize of Rs 1000/- each.
     Studios, Gomtinagar, Lucknow. She was
     the 2nd Runner up in the singing   Adya Awasthi of Class IV won the first
     competition named 'Lil Champ of   prize in Awadh Upbhogta Hit Sanraksh
     Lucknow' organized by Fairy Dance   Samiti Dance competition, second prize
     Academy, Gomtinagar, Lucknow. She   in dance at UP Mahotsav, first prize in
                                       dance at Creative Dance Academy Talent
     also won the first prize in the dance
     competition named 'Sashakt Udaan'   Hunt 2019, third prize in dance and
     organized by Verve Dance Studios,   second prize in modeling at UP's Youth
     Rajajipuram, Lucknow.             Talent hunt show.

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