Navrachana Sama celebrated the International Girls in ICT Day along with Oracle Academy on 23rd April 2015.
Navrachana Sama celebrated the International Girls in ICT Day along with Oracle Academy on 23rd April 2015. The celebration was a real time in a virtual format using Cisco Webex.

Mr.Tushar Upadhyay, Mr. Kapil Kharbanda and Ms.Palak Vanjani lead the session by connecting on Cisco Webex with Oracle Academy. 27 girls from class X participated in the live webcast from Oracle academy between 09:15 am to 12:45 pm. The initiative was aimed at:

  1. Encouraging girls to pursue studies and careers in ICT by providing an insight into diverse careers in the field of ICT.
  2. Enabling girls to become ICT creators by developing their interest in programming and gaming in a fun way.
  3. Motivating girls to think big, achieve big and take up leadership positions in life.
  4. Bringing inspiration to the table by having girls interact with women in position of pre-eminence.
  5. Making a concerted effort in enhancing the digital literacy among girls by engaging them in exciting hands-on activities.


Valedictory function 2014-15
The graduation ceremony of the outgoing batch of 2014-15 was celebrated with great aplomb. The chief Guest of the evening was Mr. S. R. Malik Principal Commissioner Income Tax. Guests of Honour were our very own ex-students Flt. Lt. Jigar Dalsania and Mr. Prakhar Sharma. They spoke to students in a very down to earth manner, which came straight from the heart.

This was largest batch of graduating students with 270 students. The ovation! Principal, Guests of Honor and Chief Guest gave their address, alongwith outgoing president, head girl and head boy.

The graduating batch was blessed on Stage and received their certificates. The evening revelries continued till late with a grand dinner for all students, parents and guests. students were divided into categories according to their strengths and their profiles were read by teachers. The groups were called Trailblazers,Livewires, Avant Garde, Best Sellers, Baazigars, Technoblasters, Fast and Furious and Special 31.

Each teacher described her students, which was supported by an exciting and funny AV presentation of the students, and this added a flavour of fun and smiles all around. The grade 11 students put up a mesmerising dance performance, with a jugalbandhi of Bharatnatyam and Kathak, ably supported by our school musician-students and teachers. It was brilliant and got a standing

“TRIP to the World Book Fair 2015”
Padma Shree Ashok Chakradhar, renowned Hindi ‘Hasya Kavi’ Pankaj Thapa , the great cartoonist from Sikkim Mr. Abid Surti, famous storyteller from Mumbai.… Children took part in Story telling Workshop Students with Singapore writer Sussane.
Ms. Kamna Gupta with students at the World Book Fair        
A team of 4 students Anand Shah, Ruchika Ganwani (Std. 8th ) , Meghan Shah, Utkarsh (Std 7th) along with their teacher Ms. Kamna Gupta visited World Book Fair Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 14.2.15 to 17.2.15. They got the opportunity to interact with renowned personalities associated with literature like Susanna Goho Quek ( an Artist,Author & Curater ) from Singapore ,Mr. Pankaj Thapa (famous cartoonist) from Sikkim, Renowned Hindi ‘Hasya Kavi’ Padmshree Dr. Ashok Chakradhar, Mr  Abid Surti ( Story teller & Artist) from Mumbai . This entire experience left them spellbound. These Avid readers were besotted  and were awed by the entire display of innumerable books. This proved to be a life time experience for all of them.

The lower primary celebrated the ‘Strengthening Bonds Day’ on 7th February 2015. It was an evening of bonding, fun and frolic with the little ones showcasing their versatility and talents to the awestruck parents. Whether it was Queen of Sheeba or Antakshri, parents participated enthusiastically. An evening spent well living upto the ethos of what Navrachana stands for and in the memory of our founder Smt. Savita Ben Amin.
1 ) Queen of Sheeba - The ‘queen’ demands and we oblige.
2 ) Antakshri - Mile sur mera tumhara.
3 ) Bollywood comes alive - There is an actor within everyone.
4 ) Masters of Ceremonies - The confident orators of Navrachana.
5 ) Choir - Singing out of joy
6 ) Orchestra - Scintillating performance by our budding musicians.
7) Dance - School ki ghanti baj gayi, chalo school chale hum.
8 ) Quiz - Put on your thinking bandanas-It is quiz time now.
9 ) Ramp Walk - Lighting up the stage with the attires.
10) Action song - Shaking a leg to the music.
11) Hindi poem - Aao kavita sunayen
12 ) Group English song - Songs some high notes and some low notes but always a beautiful melody.
13 ) The Beaming Prize Winners

Inter – House Flower Arrangement Competition" & "Inter House IT Quiz Competition
Inter House IT Quiz Competition
(Upper Primary Std. IV, V, VI) 2014-15
Date: 18th February  2015
Rules for selection round:
1. A selection round was conducted by the computer teachers wherein the finalists were selected
2. 3 finalists from classes IV, V & VI are going in for the Final round.
3.The team for the final round has be formed by selecting the student who have scored maximum       
points/marks from each class (IV, V & VI) of respective house.
4. AIM: The quiz was aimed at developing analytical and lateral thinking skills of the students.
5.CONTENT: The quiz will revolve around basic computer fundamentals, information, communication and technology. It will cover history of computers to the latest trends in the Information and Technology field, famous I.T. personalities and their contribution to the I.T. industry.

Inter – House Flower Arrangement Competition
Dated: 31st January 2015
  1. The Flower arrangement competition 2014-15 is scheduled for 31st January 2015.
  2. The participants will be working individually.
  3. Open to all students.
  4. Three best entries from each house will be screened for final judgment on that day.
  5. Duration for preparation is one and half hour i.e. from 8.00 am to 9.30 am.
  6. All the materials (Flower vase, table cloth, pin holder, scissors, flowers, water bottles, foliage etc.) should be brought by the participants.
  7. Flowers and foliage should be brought in their natural forms. (No dry arrangement)
  8. Use of garden flowers/indigenous variety of flowers will be appreciated. Avoid use of expensive and exotic flowers.
  9. Tips for the ‘Flower arrangement competition’
    • Maintain cleanliness while and after working.
    • Arrange flowers and foliage in an appropriate vase.
    • Use water to keep flowers fresh.
    • Height of the arrangement should be one and half times than the vase.
    • Do not use candles close to the flower.


Katha Utsav 2015

E-Waste Management Programme

Sports Day 2014


Funfair 2014
Navrachana Sama, Funfair was held on Saturday, 8th November ’14 on the School Grounds. Our theme this year was “Magical Terrains” which centred around the picturesque topography of different regions of India i.e Mountains, Coastal areas, Plains and Deserts. Exciting prizes were given away awith an extravagant gathering of almost 10,000 people. As always the highlight of the Funfair was FUN, FUN, FUN!!

Career Fest
A two-day Career Fest was organised at Navrachana School Sama from 30th Sept-1st Oct for the students of Classes IX-XII and their parents.

The fest included a Parenting Session by Ms. Ami Patel, Clinical Therapist and Career Guidance Expert from New York as well as career talks on various professions by Eminent personalities and experts from the field of education and different vocations. Students had the pleasure of listening to and interacting with personalities like Mr. Animesh Bhatt from Times of India, Dr.Priya Nair from Flame, Pune, Fashion Stylist Ms. Mitali Ambekar from Pune, Mr. Srinath Achar from JSHM, Ms. Rini Varghese from Indian Airforce, Mr. Ragnesh Kathalia from RCA music school and Mr. Prakash Gowdikar, film maker, to name a few.

Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya Campaign
On the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Government of India launched the Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya Campaign - a drive to inculcate cleanliness of their surroundings in children at the school level to increase civic awareness. Our Navrachana School, Sama students took this opportunity to include "Vaishnav Jan and Ram Dhun-Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram", some of Gandhiji's favorite songs, in their morning prayers. The prayers were followed by a cleaning activity in the school, which students undertook with a lot of positivity and great zeal.

Empowerment- The need of the Hour.
Workshop on "Empowerment- The need of the Hour."
Navracha School, Sama had the pleasure of having Swami Nikhileshwaranand to talk to our teachers on "Empowerment- The need of the Hour." The enrichment program was organised on 25th September'14.

Joy of Giving
The Community Service Club of Navrachana School Sama, initiated the programme 'The Joy Of Giving' on Friday. This was conducted under the mentorship of Mr. Ghanshyam Pandey, Ms. Moushumi Datta, and Ms. Raksha Sisodia with the students of the club from classes 4 to 10. Clothes, blankets, bedsheets, dry ration and utensils were distributed to the flood affected families of Sama area.

live band performance for Class XI on 20th August, 2014.
Navrachana School, Sama organized a live band performance for Class XI on 20th August, 2014. The Live Jam Group from Delhi conducted a one hour Musical and Theatre Performance through which they sensitized the youths of today about various social issues and self image.

Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony - Class VII - IX

Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony - Class IV - VI

Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony - Class I - III

Valedictory function - Batch 2013-14


Human Chain

Come Navrachanites, Lets join the Human Chain on Sunday, 27th April, 2014 at 6:00pm at Vuda Circle and pledge to VOTE for a better future and a brighter tomorrow!


Sports Day and a Dental Check
Sports Day and a Dental Check-up Camp for Aanganwadi students was organized by the Community Service Club. Cricket Match involving Navprerna - Navrachana students was also held. The students participated in good numbers and the initiative was a big success

Regional Level Science Exhibition - 24th, 25th & 26th April, 2014

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Baroda Prints

Khadi Gram Udyog

With Compliments-
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Teacher’s Enrichment Programme

Teacher’s nrichment Programme on
Dr. Dhaval Mody, Adolescent Expert, Director - Vrudhi Research Foundation, Mumbai

Improving Teen Mental Health Workshop was conducted by Dr. Dhaval Mody on 2nd April 2014 at Navrachana School, Sama. The first session focused on Handling Teen Issues and the second session stressed on Effective Classroom strategies. The aspects of the workshop included Understanding the problem, treatment, Steps to be taken, observing warning signs, Teacher Development, Types of Mental Health Problems, Referral process and Talking to parents.  The workshop commenced with Dr. Mody questioning the teachers on issues faced by them in classrooms and stating that teachers need to be more careful now and be in sync with the social changes. Dr. Mody also sressed on the fact that teachers should not tolerate indiscipline but understand their students. Better understanding of the students would enable them to deal with problems effectively.


Navrachana school Hindi Department organized a Hindi Karyashala on 26.2.14.
Topic – Aaj ke sandarbh mai Hindi Bhasha ki Chunautiyan Aur Bollywood ki Hindi ke prabhav se bachchon ko bachana.
Faculty – Dr. Hemant Kukreti ( Associate Professor in Delhi University)


Happy Women's Day 2014

Annual Concert 2014


Sports Day 2013-14

Navrachana Students visit NDTV Office in New Delhi
Beaming faces say it all ! Navrachana Team with the
NDTV officials
Newsreader getting ready
for the shoot
Shooting of GÇ£ Gustakhi MaafGÇ¥ in progress
The multitude of cameras and
lights on the sets
The Production Control Room    

Navrachana Students visit NDTV Office in New Delhi

Starting from how a day’s news is broadcast to its production and all that goes behind the camera, Navrachana students got a complete insight into the working of a News Channel. The Master Control Room , Production Control Rooms, OB Vans , Complex Cameras and the a very efficient team that handles each and every aspect.

Annual Exhibition - 2013

"On 23rd October 2013, the Community Service Club of Navrachana Sama, observed the Vada Pav Day Celebration to sensitize the students of the School and to raise the fund for Aanganwadis and other community service. The response was overwhelming and appreciable".

Vada Pav Day by the Community Service Club of Navrachana School.

"On 23rd October 2013, the Community Service Club of Navrachana Sama, observed the Vada Pav Day Celebration to sensitize the students of the School and to raise the fund for Aanganwadis and other community service. The response was overwhelming and appreciable".

Career Fest 2013-14
Career Fest - 2013-14 Exhibition Career Talk on Mass Communication & Journalism by Joy Fernandes Exhibition - Day 1 Exhibition - Day 2
Dr.Anand Ahuja, Sr. Specialist, Bankers Heart Institute talking to students on Medical Sciences and New Age Specilaizations-Genetic and Neuro Sciences Mr. Abir Mullick, Pro-vost Navrachana University being welcomed by Principal and Council Memebers Mr. Raj Kumar Jha, Director TIME, talking to students on Law as a Career Ms. Ashwini Deshpande, an Mphil student from Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar addressing the students on Psychology & Behavioural Sciences
Ms. Beena Nair talking to students on Fashion Studies & Technology Ms. Harini Shah, Career Counselor addressing the students on Management and Finance Ms. Rasshi Singh, specialist Career Guidance Program interacting with students on Human Resource Management as a Career  

Career Fest 2013-14 - An Event from 18th - 19th October was an initiative by Aadhaar Counseling Centre to bring mass awareness among senior students from Class IX - XII for choosing appropriate streams and related career options as a part of School Career Guidance Programme.

Funfair 2013


Schedule for the School Staff and Students for the Academic year 2014 - 15
Schedule for the School Staff and Students for the Academic year 2014 - 15
New Academic year for Std. XII  begins 18th March. 2014
School Holidays 29th and 31st March, 2014
Academic planning/ Academic workshops etc for Teachers 1st to 3rd April, 2014
New Academic Term for Stds. II to XI begins 4th April, 2014
Summer Break 5th May, 2014 to 15th June’14
School Re-opens for Teachers 9th June, 2014
Schools Re-opens for Stds. X, XI & XII 9th June, 2014
Schools Re-opens for Stds. I to IX 16th June, 2014

Schedule for Admission Test for the Academic Year 2014-15
Schedule for Admission Test for the Academic Year 2014-15
1st Round Saturday, 23rd November, 2013
2nd Round Saturday, 22ndFebruary, 2014
3rd Round Friday, 6th June, 2014

P. T. Usha with National Level Players of Navrachana School

P. T. Usha with National Level Players of Navrachana School, Physical Education Teachers and Principal, Ms. Bijoya Baksi. Revert once its done

Leadership Training workshop
Mr. Samir Parikh member of the Navrachana P.T.A conducted a Leadership Training workshop for Navrachana Student Council on 28th August, 2013. Mr. Parikh is the owner of Naman Inetgrated Management Services Pvt. Limited and an expert in Mentoring and Coaching , Leadership Development.

Field / Educational trips
Two sections of Std X (D and E) visited M.S. University’s Printing press and the Oriental Institute on the 27th of August, 2013. It was a tremendous learning experience.

Classes VII and VIII had gone to Pune and Lonavala on an educational trip from 23rd – 27th August, 2013.

20 students of XI Science attended the 5-day Inspire Science Camp, 2013 at M.S.U in the month of August.

Workshop by Shri M. Srinivasan

Workshop on “Innovation in Classroom Teaching” by Shri M. Srinivasan, Founder Chairman of GEAR Foundation i.e. (Gifted Education and Research) Bangalore was organized at Navrachana School, Sama on 2nd September, 2013.

Mr. Srinivasan in his workshop emphasized on the following:
  1. Every single child can become a genius, no child is with zero innate ability.
  2. Components of a good school include –
    a) Philosophy
    b) Pedagogy
    c) Methodology
    d) Administration
    e) Tools
    f) Research
    g) Feedback 
    h)Unknown factors
  3. He also focused on the multiple intelligence model being used in classrooms    as a natural contribution.
Teacher's Day Celebration

Navrachana E-Invitation

Lighting of the lamp Launching of the Education
Banyan Club
Felicitating Shri Kanti Rana for his contribution towards co-curricular activities in education TRA on the occasion of Remembering Visionary Initiatives in Education
Winners of the Short Film competition with Sanjeev Shah Chairperson Smt Tejal Amin with Shri A M Tiwari, Principal Secretary Education Shri A M Tiwari inaugurating the new building Dastangoi - 02
Dastangoi - 02      
A moment of glory and honour on the visit of our former President His Excellency Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

" A moment of glory and honour on the visit of our former President His Excellency Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam to Navrachana School, Sama on 10th August, 2013."

Swearing-In Ceremony 2013-14.

SOF Best Principal International Level Awarded to - Ms. Bijoya Baksi

Prize Distribution Photographs of Std.X to XII
Prize Distribution Photographs of std. VII to IX
Prize Distribution Photographs of Std. IV to VI
Prize Distribution Photographs of Std. I to III
Prize Distribution Ceremony

Work Experience Project 2013-14 for Std.XII - Deepak Mahakul

With Mr. Narayan Murthy during the Sayaji Ratna Awards Ceremony
Prize Distribution Ceremony 2012-13 for Classes I - III.

Prize Distribution Ceremony 2012-13 for Classes IV - VI

Prize Distribution Ceremony 2012-13 for Classes VI - IX

CBSE Training Programme for Teachers by Expressions India
Navrachana School Sama organized a One-day Capacity Building Programme of Teachers for “Life Skills, Attitudes, Values, Health and Well Being Education by CBSE authorized agency ‘Expressions India’ on 29th and 30th April 2013.

Dr. Nivedita Ganguly, renowned Clinical Psychologist and Soft Skills trainer was the chief resource person for both the days. Around 13 schools from Gujarat participated and 100 teachers and principals received training on “Evaluating Life Skills and Attitudes of Students with Changing Behaviour Pattern”. Dr. Nivedita emphasized schools to work on case studies, documentation and research with respect to changing needs and behaviour pattern of growing adolescents.

Stage Presentation Std.I

Stage Presentation Std.II

Stage Presentation Std.III

Founder's Day Celebration

Valedictory Function 2012-13



'Ms. Jamila Firdaus's Felicitation by NES'

Prize Distribution Ceremony Classes I to III
Prize Distribution Card 2012

Prize Distribution ceremony - Classes VII to IX

Prize Distribution ceremony - Classes IV to VI


International Life Skills, School Health and Well being Summit-2012
Navrachana School, Sama participated in the First International Life Skills, School Health and Well being Summit-2012 from 19th-22nd April 2012 at the India Islamic Cultural Centre, New Delhi. Four Students and One School Counselor and One Teacher Counselor represented Navrachana School, Sama for this International Summit. Around 200 CBSE Schools across the country participated in the 5 day Summit. Our Students Upasana Shanbaug and Arjun Tikadar won the first position in The Global Health and Wellbeing Quiz competing against 72 top CBSE Schools across the country. Danish Abdi, Class XII Science student secured the 6th position in the Wellness Elocution Competition. Shrishti Bhatnagar and Upasana Shanbaug also represented the School in the Youth Health Parliament. A Students Charter was formed during the Summit, where our students put forward their views with respect to: “ Have a bridging course between Class X and Class XI in Schools”.

One of the major attractions at the Summit was the presence of Dr. Gilbert Botwin- The father of Life Skills- a lovable nomenclature for his noteworthy work in the field of life skills.

Mr. Vineet Joshi, Chairman CBSE and Mr. Kapil Sibal, Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister interacted very closely with our students at the Global Health Exhibition.

This Summit was an intiative by CBSE in collaboration with Expressions India, New Delhi. Dr. Jitendra Nagpal, India’s top Mental health Professional and program Director conveyed his thanks to Navrachana School for preparing Students so well for the national and international platform.

Valedictory Function 2012

Strengthening Bond's Day

Fun Fair 2011

Candle March

Main Events 2011-12

Dr. Laxmi Parmeswar's 3-day workshop

Workshop with Teachers

Workshop with Parents


Workshop with Mental Health Professionals of the city