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University Talk: NYU Abu Dhabi
09th March, 2016
Michelle Bolourchi from New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi delivered an informative talk session on the benefits of taking liberal arts at college level and the admission process at NYUAD. Based in New Delhi, Michelle is the Regional Program Manager of NYUAD. The event was organized for the IBDP students of Ullens School.
Grade IV and V Trip to Pokhara
09th March, 2016
Students of Grade IV and V went for a 2 nights and 3 days educational excursion to Pokhara. Apart from their visit to some of the places of Pokhara, they were involved in a highly energetic hike frStudents of Grade IV and V went for a 2 nights and 3 days educational excursion to Pokhara. Apart from their visit to some of the places of Pokhara, they were involved in a highly energetic hike from Naudada to Sarangkot. The students expressed their happiness and enjoyment as they could view the mountain range from the Sarangkot viewpoint. Watching people paragliding was a fantastic sight for many.om Naudada to Sarangkot. The students expressed their happiness and enjoyment as they could view the mountain range from the Sarangkot viewpoint. Watching people paraglide was a fantastic sight for many.
Annual Theater Festival for Grade IX
09th March, 2016
Students of Grade IX of Ullens School participated in the Annual Theater Festival 2016. The festival is spread over months whereby students learn to adapt to different characters, learn from theater artists and prepare for their final show. This year the students staged three short plays: The Climb, Melissa McHiney McNormous McWhale and Lorax. Surrounding around the themes of self-confidence, empathy and responsible citizenship, these plays portrayed important life skills that a human being needs to possess. The event was staged for the Ullens community on Feb 27, while the public show was help on Feb 29.
DLE Award for Academic Excellence
03rd March, 2016
Aarusha Bista and Prerana Dhakal of Grade IX of Ullens School received a district level honor for achieving outstanding results in the District Level Examinations (DLE) of 2071. Presented by the District Education Office of Lalitpur annually, the award recognizes academic achievements of the top 10 performers in the district. Aarusha was able to secure 7th position in the DLE of 2071, while Prerana was able to secure 9th position. Congratulations Aarusha Bista and Prerana Dhakal. You have made us all proud.
Grade II and III celebrate 'Class Day'
20th February, 2016
Students of Grade II and III celebrated their 'Class Day' amidst a function at the auditorium of Ullens School. Students exhibited different songs, dances and athletic events like human pyramid and Wushu during the event. Similarly, art and craft works of the students were also up for exhibition during the event.
Ullens School supports Jayanti Memorial Trust
12th February, 2016
Ullens School feels privileged to share the pride of being associated with the Jayanti Memorial Trust in the 4th Annual Fundraiser Collaboration event. Established in the memory of Princess Jayanti Shah, the grand-daughter of Late King Tribhuwan Bir Bikra Shah Dev, the trust has been rendering its services to cardiac issues, awareness for cardiac health and to support financially deprived patients for their medication.
Professional Development (PD) Workshop: Transportation Department
05th February, 2016
Drivers and assistants were oriented about different traffic symbols, rules and different issues surrounding safe transportation of school children. 54 members of the transportation department of Ullens School were involved in a professional development workshop facilitated by Sitaram Hachhethu, Senior Inspector of Traffic Police.
IB Theater presents Property Rites
01st February, 2016
The theatre students of IB Diploma Programme of Ullens School staged a play called 'Property Rites' on January 28, 29 and 30. Written by playwright Alan Haehnel, the play is themed to define the line between robots and human. The major characters of the play include 14 robotic machines that are human like and an owner trying to sell these masterpieces. While the play was staged as part of the curriculum content of the Diploma Programme, it also raised proceeds for the IBDP Project Week 2016.
Discussion and Paper Presentation: Letter Grading Implementation Procedure 2072
25th January, 2016
Medin Lamichhane, the Principal of Ullens School presented a paper on letter grading system to 200 school leaders and head teachers of Lalitpur. During the event the principal discussed about the history, practices, challenges and implementation procedure of letter grading system in schools. He also discussed about the Letter Grading Implementation Procedure 2072. Prominent education journalist Sudarshan Ghimire commented on the paper.