Co Curricular Activities

In order to inculcate a healthy spirit of competition amongst children and to showcase their enormous talent, the students of Modern Convent School are divided into the following four houses:

1. Ashok House
2. Subhash House
3. Tilak House
4. Tagore House

Each house has a House Captain and Vice Captain chosen through elections conducted every year in the school. The house system in the school promotes the development of qualities such as perseverance, discipline, fair play, sense of responsibility, power of imagination, joy of originality, worth of character, dignity of simplicity, obligation to duty etc. amongst children. Various Inter-house activities and competitions are organized as per the schedule given in the school calendar such as Music, Dance, Debate, Drama, Poetry, Extempore', Recitation, Painting, Rangoli, Quiz, Sports etc.

ASHOK HOUSE

House Incharge: Ms. Neelima Jha
First Associate: Ms. Vinti Singhla
Second Associate: Ms. Promila Dabas
Teacher Members:Ms. Vinti Singla, Ms. Meenakshi Malhotra, Ms. Savita Malhotra, Ms. Anju Sangwan, Ms. Omila Tomar,Ms. Sunetra Dasgupta,Ms. Rekha Burman, Ms.Sumitra Sharma, Ms. Renu Singh,Ms. Bharti Dudeja,Ms. Nishtha Chadha, Ms. Poonam Arya, Ms. Rakhee Balhara, Ms. Ruchika
The house owes its name to the Mauryan Emperor, Ashoka, The Great. The colour of the house "yellow" stands for simplicity.

SUBHASH HOUSE

House Incharge: Ms. Dhanalaxmi
First Associate: Mrs. Teena Pratap Singh
Second Associate: Ms. Neeta Pilkhwal
Teachers Members: Ms Monika Jain, Ms. Mini Jacob, Ms. Anjana Mishra, Ms. Manglesh Pareek,Ms. Shobhana Vidyarthi,Ms. Preeti Prashar, Ms. Geetika Manchanda, Ms. Monika Mehta,Ms. Meenal,Ms. Debasmita Dhar , Ms. Meenu Mathur, Ms. Supreet Kaur, Ms Poonam Koshik
The house owes its name to the famous leader, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The colour of the house "saffron" stands for sacrifice.

TAGORE HOUSE

House Incharge: Ms. Savita Singh
First Associate: Mrs. Monica Kapoor
Second Associate: Mr. Natwar Lal Manglav
Teacher Members: Ms. G. Hemlata, Ms. Madhu Sengar, Ms. Aarti Manchanda,Ms. Rupinder Kaur, Ms. Bhakti Sharma, Ms. Harshi Mamgain, Ms. Sadhna Srivastava,Ms. Aarti Sharma, Ms. Poonam Sethi,Ms. Paramjit Kaur, Ms. Poonam Singh,Ms Aprajita Gupta, Ms. Meenu Chauhan, Ms. Devika Parmar
The house owes its name to the great literary personality Rabindra Nath Tagore. The colour of the house "Red" stands for enthusiasm.

TILAK HOUSE

House Incharge: Mrs. Pushpa Sajwan
First Associate:Ms. Suparna Chakrabarti
Second Associate: Ms. Ranjit Lamba
Teacher Members: Ms. Indu Sahai, Mr. Sudhir Kumar,Ms. Santosh Kumari,Ms. Neetu, Ms. Jyoti Maini, Ms. Vini Sharma, Ms. Monika Ahuja, Ms. Sanitha Ahlawat, Ms. Ritu Sharma,Ms. Sudipta Kapoor,Ms. Rakhi Uppal, Ms. Swati Aggarwal, Ms.Rashmi Verma, Ms Praveen Gehlot,Ms. Anita.
The house owes its name to the famous nationalist leader Bal Gangadhar Tilak. The colour of the house "Green" stands for Prosperity.

The school also has a student council elected by the students comprising of Head Boy, Head Girl, House Captains and Vice Captains along with the class prefects who shoulder the responsibility of maintaining discipline in class rooms, play grounds, corridors, labs etc. While conducting various inter-house co-curricular activities, it inculcates a sense of self discipline and helps in developing leadership skills in these students and helps them in being responsible citizens of tomorrow.

The creativity and hidden talents of a child need means of expression other than regular studies, to be brought to the fore. The school provides an opportunity to every student to explore his interests and hobbies by joining an activity club of his/her choice. The students have the option to join any of the following activity clubs:

Sum It - The Mathematics Club
Alchemists - The Science Club
MCWAT - The Computer Club
Green teens - Eco Club
Quest - The Quiz Club
Samarpan - The Social Science Club
MCDAZZLERS - Sports Club
Ragshree - The Music Club
Nrityangana - The Dance Club
Expressions - The English Dramatics Club
Kaleidoscope - The Art Club


Note: The Clubs have been classified into three categories:

Senior Students Activity Club - Class IX to XII
Junior Students Activity Club - Class VI to VIII
Sub Junior Students Activity Club - Class III to V

 

"SUM IT-THE MATHEMATICS CLUB"

AIM: To develop a logical approach, competency in problem solving and application of mathematical skills to real life situations.
Teachers In charge - Ms. Dhanlaxmi, Ms Suman, Ms. Anju Sangwan, Ms. Omila Tomar, Ms.Poonam Sethi, Ms. Manglesh Pareek
General Activities of the Mathematics Club

Senior students club: Junior students club: Sub Junior students club:
Solving Puzzles eg. Sudoku
To make a clinometers and use it to measure the height of the object
To observe the altitude of the sun at any instant in the school campus.
To solve MCQ's related to analytical reasoning
To construct pie charts
Formation or magic square no. 70.
Solving puzzles eg. Sudoku
Mathematics in real life- Showing that corresponding angles and alternate angles are equal.
To find the center of a circular paper disk and to show the other parts of a circle.
Creation of Pyramid gift boxes
Creation of five pointed stars
Puzzle solving - Connect the dot puzzles. Number Patterns.

"THE ALCHEMIST - SCIENCE CLUB"

AIM: Learning by doing is the best way by which the intricacies of Science can be well understood by the young minds. Science Club is a workshop where truth of ideas is tested and many theoretical aspects are verified.

Teachers Incharge -
Ms. Pushpa Sajwan, Ms.Teena Pratap Singh, Ms.Ruchika Sharma
Ms.Jyoti Mani, Ms. Rupinder Kaur
Ms. Sadhna Srivastava, Ms. Harshi Mamgain

General Activities of the Science Club:

Senior Students club: Junior and Sub Junior Students club:  
Science News Forum
Display of wall magazine
Project presentation through Power Point
Model Making
Science Exhibition
Science Extempore
Working models such as that of Volcano etc.
Vermicomposting
Fun with Chemistry
Making Magical Vanishing Colour
Changing water to milk
Working with Kleenit - Stain Remover
 

"MCWAT (MODERN CONVENT WIZARDS AND TECHNOS) - THE IT CLUB"

AIM - A very good knowledge of computers is a must for a successful career in today's world. The club aspires to acquaint the students with new technologies to keep them abreast with the dynamic and competitive IT world.

Teachers Incharge:
Ms Monica Jain , Ms Aarti Mancahanda
Ms Sudipta Kapoor, Ms. Rashmi Verma
Ms. Aprajita, Ms Taruna

General Activities of the IT Club:

Senior Students club: Junior Students club: Sub Junior Students club:
Web Site Designing through HTML, Scripting Language and Flash
Animations in Flash
Scrap Book Creation about Latest Updates in IT
Programming through Visual Basic
Learning Web Page designing through Front Page
Power Point presentations
Logic building through Flow Charts
Programming in Qbasic
Fun with Shapes and Colours
Word Web Computer Dictionary
Power Point Presentations

"THE GREEN TEENS - ECO CLUB"

AIM - To create environmental awareness amongst the students of the school.. The Eco Club works in collaboration with Department of Environment, Government of NCT of Delhi and takes up projects to sensitize the school children to the environmental concerns facing the society and the world at large.The club has its own page on facebook by the name of GreenTeens.MCS ,where all the activities conducted by the club are highlighted.

Teachers Incharge:
Ms. Savita Singh,Mrs. Monica Kapoor,Ms Ranjit Lamba
Ms. Hemlata, Ms. Vini Sharma
Ms.Sanitha Ahlawat, Ms Monoka Ahuja

General Activities of the Club:

Seniors and Junior students club: Sub Juniors:
Organize plantation programs in the school campus and nearby areas.
Encouraging Recycling and Reusing of waste material
Conservation of water through Rainwater harvesting.
Organize Nukkad Natak to increase awareness about various environmental issues.
Adoption of the locality around the school, to create clean and pollution free surroundings.
Organize Plantation Programs
Segregation of Biodegradable and Non - biodegradable waste in the school.
Preparing handmade papers through recycling.
Preparing a herbarium file
Organizing events such as Poster Making, Slogan writing, debates etc. on ecological issues and problems.

"QUEST - THE QUIZ CLUB"

AIM - To enhance general awareness in children, update their knowledge of current affairs and to prepare them for quiz competitions at different levels.

Teachers Incharge:
Ms. Savita Rana, Ms. Suparna Chakrobarty.
Ms. Sunetra Dasgupta
Ms. Sunita Negi, Ms Aarti Sharma.

General Activities of the club:
Inculcation of regular Newspaper reading habit.
Scrap book preparation of important events of the month
Quiz book preparation and knowledge sharing.

"SAMARPAN - THE SOCIAL SERVICE CLUB"

AIM - To encourage a spirit of selfless service and to help inculcate values such as kindness, compassion , dignity of labour,, caring and sharing in students thereby contributing in their own small way to the overall development of the society as responsible citizens of the nation.

Teachers Incharge -
Ms. Savita Singh, Mrs Monica Kapoor, Ms. Ranjit Lamba
Ms. Hemlata, Ms.Vini Sharma
Ms. Sanitha ahlawat, Ms. Monika Ahuja

General Activities of the club:

  1. Distribution of old clothes, toys and books to the underprivileged sections of the society
  2. To carry out successful campaigns promoting social issues such as eradication of polio, reducing pollution , anti - smoking, say no to crackers, anti - littering and anti-plastic bags.
  3. Visit to the orphanage, old age homes etc.

Activities that have been successfully organized by the social service club of the school

Global Voting 2008
To enhance social consciousness, increase awareness for children's rights and encourage empathy for the less privileged children of the world, the students of Social Service club organized "Global Vote 2008" in the school premises. All students of Classes VI to XII voted to choose their global leader for the World's Children's Prize for the Rights of the child (WCPRC).

Donation Programmes
The members of the Social - Service Club successfully organized a donation programme in the school in collaboration with Help-Age India for the disadvantaged older people

Communal Harmony Campaign and Fund Raising Week
A communal harmony campaign and fund raising week was observed in the school in collaboration with National Foundation for Communal Harmony. The students of the club collected funds and donations through distribution of flags in the school and presented a special assembly on the occasion.

 

"MC DAZZLERS - SPORTS CLUB"

AIM : The aim of the club is to give an opportunity to all student members to improve their physical and mental health by participating in various games and sports of their choice and to prepare them for the various competitions organized at the intra-school, inter-school, zonal and state levels.

Teacher Incharge -
Mr.Rakesh Kataria, Mr Lalit Rohila,Ms. Sunita Sharma, Ms. Vishnu Prasad, Ms. Preeti Prashar, Ms. Ritu Sharma, Ms. Nishtha Chadha, Ms. Bharti Dudeja, Ms. Geetika Manchanda, Ms. Poonam Arya, Ms. Supreet Kaur, Ms Taruna, Ms. Aprajita, Ms. Neetu, Ms Manisha Singh, Ms. Bhakti Sharma, Mr. Dinesh, Mr. Natwar Lal, Ms. Promila Dabas, Ms. Madhu Sengar, Mr. Sudhir Kumar

General Activities of the Club:

Training is imparted by specialized coaches for the following games and sports :
Cricket
Football
Yoga Badminton
Ground Gymnastics
Volleyball
Lawn Tennis
Basket Ball
Skating
Karate
Swimming
Table Tennis

"RAGSHREE - THE MUSIC CLUB"

AIM - This club endeavors to develop the musical talent of the students by providing them training in Indian Classical Music, Folk Music and Western music and teach them to play various musical instruments.

Teacher Incharge
Ms. Padma Prasad - Indian Music
Ms.Rashi Mishra - Western Music

General Activities of the club:
Learning Alankars, Raagas and other forms of Classical Music, Folk Songs, Western Music.
Learning to play musical instruments such as Guitar, Congo, Jazz Drum, Bongo, Synthesizer etc.
Preparing students for various Intra & Inter-school Competitions and cultural events.
Forming a school musical band.

"NRITYANGANA - THE DANCE CLUB"

AIM- To encourage students to learn different dance forms that form the soul of our rich culture and heritage.

Teacher Incharge - Ms. Shalini Gupta, Ms. Rekha Burman, Ms. Satosh Kumari

General Activities of the Club:
Training students in Classical Dances such as Kathak and Bharat Natyam etc.
Training students in Folk Dances from different states of India.
Training students in Western Dances such as Salsa, Waltz, Cha Cha Cha etc.

"LITERARY CLUB"

AIM - To encourage creativity and improve the writing skills, vocabulary and expression.

Teachers Incharge - English Literary Club
Ms. Parita Chawla, Ms. Ekaterina Parashar, Ms. Neelima Chaudhary
Ms. Indu Sahai , Ms. Mini Jacob
Ms. Anita Pareek, Ms. Renu Singh

Hindi Literary Club
Ms. Urmila Chhikara , Ms. Neeta Pilakhwal
Ms. Anjana Mishra

General Activities of the Club :
Writing and editing of articles, poems etc. for the School Magazine.

Organizing Intra class, Inter school and Inter-house Competitions such as Debates, Declamations, Essay Writing, Poetry Writing etc.

"EXPRESSIONS - THE DRAMATICS CLUB ENGLISH"

AIM - Providing an appropriate platform to the students to showcase their talents in acting and dramatics and to give them an opportunity to channelize their feelings of love, hatred, compassion and universal brotherhood through theatre and drama. The students are also acquainted with the work of great dramatists.

Teachers Incharge
Ms. Parita Chawla, Ms.Ekaterina Parashar, Ms. Neelima Chaudhary
Ms. Indu Shai,Ms. Mini jacob , Ms. Meenu Chouhan, Ms.Sumitra Sharma

General Activities of the Club :
Mono Acting
Nukkad Natak
One Act Plays
Ballets

"KALEIDOSCOPE - THE ART CLUB"

AIM - To develop aesthetic and artistic sensibilities in children and to enhance their creativity through painting, line drawings, sketching, collage making, calligraphy etc.

Teacher Incharge - Ms. Hena Zarine, Ms. Rajani

General Activities of the Club-

Senior Junior Sub Junior
Glass Painting
Floating candle and Gel Candle making
Composition on Canvas
Towel Hanger
Calligraphy
Abstract Art
Fabric painting on Jute
Hemming and embroidery on handkerchiefs
Calligraphy
Doormat with jute
Composition on Canvas
Knife Painting
Thread - reel holder
Foliage drawing
Knitting
Jewellery box making
Spray Painting
Stick Puppet creation
Vegetable printing
Kite Making
Face mask creation
Thread painting
Papier mache
Collage work

"SPORTS ACTIVITIES"

The School has a large and magnificent state-of-the-art playground which includes a Basket ball Court, Skating Rink, Cricket Nets, Football field, Volley ball court, Lawn Tennis Court and Badminton Courts along with a beautiful Swimming Pool (25 m X 12.5 m). A spacious and well-equipped Sports room with 2 Table Tennis tables, several carom boards, chess boards, gymnastic kits etc., caters for the indoor sports activities of the children.

The sports activities in the school are aimed at providing suitable opportunities and excellent infrastructure to all children in order to improve their physical and mental health. The students can play various games and sports of their choice. The trained and highly motivated sports teachers and coaches help to prepare them for the various competitions organized at the intra-school, inter-school, zonal and state levels.

The School has a large and magnificent state-of-the-art playground which includes a Basket ball Court, Skating Rink, Cricket Nets, Football field, Volley ball court, Lawn Tennis Court and Badminton Courts along with a beautiful Swimming Pool (25 m X 12.5 m). A spacious and well-equipped Sports room with 2 Table Tennis tables, several carom boards, chess boards, gymnastic kits etc., caters for the indoor sports activities of the children.

The sports activities in the school are aimed at providing suitable opportunities and excellent infrastructure to all children in order to improve their physical and mental health. The students can play various games and sports of their choice. The trained and highly motivated sports teachers and coaches help to prepare them for the various competitions organized at the intra-school, inter-school, zonal and state levels.

Games & Sports Played in the School

Outdoor Games

Indoor Games

Track & Field Events

Cricket

Table Tennis

Athletics

Football

Carom Board

Javelin Throw

Yoga

Chess

Discus Throw

Badminton

Ground Gymnastics

Shot-put

Ground Gymnastics

Yoga

Long Jump

Volleyball

Recreational Games

High Jump

Lawn Tennis

Basket Ball

Skating

Karate

Swimming

Handball

Throw ball

Kho-Kho

Hockey

Net Ball

The scouts and guides programme helps in inculcating a sense of discipline and leadership skills in the students which encourages them to participate in various activities specially designed for them during the course of various functions and cultural programmes held in the school.