The activities of the Scouts and Guides Movement for the academic year
2014 – 2015 started from the third week of June. On 16th June 2014 the first meeting was conducted for the Scouts and Guides and on 18th June 2014
for the Cubs and Bulbuls. The meeting started with an All Faith Prayer.
In the first week of June 2014 Mrs. S. Chandramala Guide Captain attended the Assistant Leader Trainer. Guides course at National Training Centre
Pachmari, Madhya Pradesh and successfully completed the training on 10th July 2014. The Chengalpattu District Executive meeting was held at Christ King Matriculation Higher Secondary School and we are proud to state that Mrs. Chandramala ALT(g) was selected to represent the Guides for the District.
On 22nd July 2014 a Refresher course was conducted for unit leaders of all sections at St. Joseph’s Higher
Secondary School East Tambaram at the District level.
On 24th and 25th July 2014 our students participated in a pre-test camp which was conducted for the Ra- jyapuraskhar Scouts and Guides at Seva Sadan Higher Secondary School. The state Headquarters conducted a Rajyapuraskhar Awardees Test camp at T.S. Baliah Higher Secondary School, Nedurkundram, from 31st July to 2nd August 2014 and nearly 29 Scouts and 21 Guides attended the camp.
The following Scouts and Guides attended the camp.
|Aravind Krishnan. G||X A||Devi. S||XII B|
|Raghavan. S||X C||Kousalya. K.S||X D|
|Vijay Sundar||X B||Anitha. A||X B|
|Abinash. S. R||X D||Preethi. H||IX A|
|Gowtham. R||X D||Gnanisha. S||IX A|
|Lokesh. T.M||XI B||Jayasruthy||IX A|
|Mounish Gokul. T||IX B||Shreelah Iyer||IX B|
|Sunil Kumar. M||IX B||Kirupalini. S||IX B|
|Arun Prabhu.A.G||IX C||Akshatha. R||IX B|
|Lokesh. D||IX C||Gayathri. C||IX D|
|Vignesh. M||IX D||Swetha. V||IX D|
|Kiran Raj. R||IX C||Ranjani. S||IX D|
|Purushotham. P||IX C||Deepika. H||IX D|
|Balaji. U||IX D||Sathya. R||IX E|
|Sajiat. S||IX D||Subasree. KC||IX C|
|Sunther I||IX E||Aashima Shirin||IX E|
|Jagadeesan. J||IX E||Yogamala. S||X C|
|Srikanth. R||IX E||Sai Mahalakshmi||IX A|
|Ragul Singh Ratur||IX D||Nithyasree. M||IX A|
|Goutham. R||IX A||Pooja Rao. P||IX A|
|Rajagopal. S||X C||Swapna. S||IX C|
|Saisundar. S||IX A|| |
|Sri Subramaniam. N||IX C|
|Rupesh Raman. P||IX C|
|Adarsh. R||IX C|
|Mohamed Salman. A||IX C|
|Vignesh B||IX B|
|Ashwin Krishnan. A||IX A|
|Reshab. S||IX A|
“If I had a dozen Sons and Daughters I would send everyone of them to Scouting and Guiding.” – Dr. Annie Besant
On 15th August 2014, 40 Scouts and 40 Guides, with their Unit Leaders, participated in the Independence
Day flag hoisting programme at State Headquarters, Wenlock Park, Chennai.
On 8th & 9th September 2014 the Investiture Ceremony was held in the respective schools. The Principal and Vice-Principal addressed the troop and invested the new recruits. The Unit Leaders pinned the mem- bership Badge for them.
An All Faith Prayer was conducted on 10th September 2014 for the first term before the Terminal exam.
On 12th September 2014 our Scouts and Guides, Cubs and Bulbuls attended a one day camp at CSI Corley School, Tambaram for Chaturtha Charan and Heerak Pankh Award Programme. From 25th September 2014 to 28th September a three night camp for Scouts and Guides was held at NSN Chitlapakkam campus. A one day camp was held on 26th September 2014 for the Cubs and Bulbuls.
During the camp the Scouts and Guides and Cubs and Bulbuls visited Sri Skandaguru Ashram temple for rendering service. The Scouts and Guides also went on a Hike to Kumaran Kundram Temple.
Around 122 Scouts and Guides and 154 Cubs and Bul- buls attended the camp with their Unit Leaders.
The Rashtrapathi Award Testing Camp was held at the State Headquarters Triplicane from 30th Septem- ber to 4th October 2014 in which 16 guides attended the Test Camp.
The following Guides attended the test camp:
|Swathi. L||XII A|
|Rashmi. T||XI E|
|Amudha. K||XI D|
|Prema Vasanthi. P||XI D|
|Lubna Parveen. S||XI E|
|Yamini. S||XII D|
|Priyanka. N||XII E|
|Sindhuja. M||XII E|
|Devadharshini. D||XII D|
|Uthra. V||XII E|
|Jacinth Priscilla||XII D|
|Joy Cinthia. D||XII D|
|Samitha Reddy. R||XII D|
|Sanmuga Priya. S.S||XI D|
|Preetha. P||XII E|
|Amrithalakshmi. M||XII A|
“Scouting rises within you
and inspires you to put forth your best.
There is no higher religion than human science
To work for the common good is the greatest creed.”
The Chengalpet District conducted a Basic course for Scout Masters and Guide captains. Mrs. Rajeswari (Lady Scout Master) from Chitlapakkam and Mrs. Aparna (Lady Scout Master) from Memorial School and Mrs. Helen Sylvia from Memorial School. (Guide Captain) attended the camp from 10th to 17th October
2014 and they successfully completed the course.
A Rashtrapathi Award Test camp was held for the Scouts at doddaballapur in Karnataka State from 12th October to 16th October 2014.
The following Scouts attended the test camp:
|Moulieswara Prasad. V||XII C|
|Deenadhayalan. N||XI E|
|Rajsundar. B||XI A|
|Nishaanth. K||XII C|
|Vigneswar. P||XII A|
|Viswajit. S||XI A|
|Shibu Prasad. G||XII A|
|Sujjit. P||XI A|
On 28th and 29th November 2014, our Scouts and Guides attended the Tritya Sopan Camp conducted by
Chengalpattu District at Lady Subba Rao Matriculation Higher Secondary School, East Tambaram.
During the Tritiya Sopan Camp our trained unit leaders received their certificates Mr. V. Sundaramurthy Z.T (C) state. Trg. Commissioner (S) Mr. Jayakumar, District Secretary, Mr. Raju District Treasurer and Mr. Iyyappan D.O.C (S) were also present.
On 8th Dec 2014 an All Faith Prayer was conducted in the school campus before the II Terminal Exam. On 23rd and
24th December 2014, an Over- night Half Yearly Camp was held at Chitlapakkam N.S.N. School Campus.
Inter-patrol Competitions were held, this was followed by Christmas and New year celebrations.
“Service to humanity is service to God.” On 28th December 2014 our Scouts and Guides served as volunteers and helped the Om Sri Skanda Seva Sangam in conducting the “Medha Dhakshinamoorthy Homam” at Tambaram
On 22nd Feb 2015 our Scouts and Guides participated in the Thinking Day Rally conducted by Chengalpattu District. We are proud to state that the Cubs and Bulbuls received their activity certificate from the State Headquarters on the same day.
Our Scouts and Guides group Annual Day was held on 26th February 2015. Mr. R. Jayakumar Headmaster GGHSS, Nandivaram, presided over the function. All Faith Prayer was conducted for the success of the stu- dents for the Board Exam and other students of N.S.N group of schools.
The Annual camp will be held in the month of April 2015.
Our sincere thanks to our Founder Mrs. Lalitha N. Menon and to the Correspondent, Principal and Group Leader, Mrs. Chitra Prasad for their support in promoting the Bunny, Cubs, Bulbuls, Scouts and Guides Movement in our school.
We thank the Principals, Vice Principals, Academic supervisors,Co-ordinators, Mr. Sudarshan, Mr. D. Thirugnanamurthy, Bunny Aunties, Cub Masters, Flock leaders, Scout Masters and Guide Captains.
We in N.S.N believe in building a better world where the students are trained to become independent and self-reliant with a strong value system and a progressive outlook and develop an innate quality of being use- ful to society and the nation at large.