FESTIVALS AND CELEBRATIONS
is celebrated each year on 15th August. All the activities of the students are enveloped in patriotic fervor and a sense of pride in our motherland. This year also the school students showcased their performance in the School premises.
INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY : Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice originated in India. To mark the international yoga day on 21st June, the students and teachers of AFS Jammu participated in yoga session organized by the Air force station.
EID CELEBRATION : ‘The richness and depth of celebrations express a culture accurately.’
Celebrating events and festivals in school has become an integral part of learning and building a strong cultural belief. Such celebrations bring the students closer to each other’s tradition and cultural beliefs and develop respect and understanding for each other’s customs and traditions. The students of AFS celebrated the festival of Eid with great enthusiasm.
EARTH DAY: :
Earth Day is an annual celebration that honors the achievements of the environmental movement and raises awareness of the need to protect Earths natural resources for future generations. Earth Day is celebrated on 22 April at AFS.
BAISAKHI : Baisakhi is a significant festival that celebrates the birth of the Khalsa and the spirit of courage, sacrifice, and selflessness that it embodies. In addition to religious observances, Baisakhi is also a time for people to enjoy various cultural activities, such as music and dance performances, fairs, and feasts. AFS Jammu celebrated Baisakhi with great religious fervor.
PLANTATION DRIVE ON VAN MAHOTSAV : was carried out in the school premises in the first week of July. Children planted various saplings in the school.
was celebrated with great religious fervor and gusto in the Nursery wing. Songs, bhajans, dance depicting life and philosophy of Lord Krishna, Radha and other characters related to Lord Krishna’s life history mesmerised all present. The students from junior classes were dressed in lord Krishna and Radha's attire adding charm to the programme.
HINDI PAKHWADA: was celebrated in the month of September, students took part in the activities like poetry recitation, debate and poster making. Winners were given certificates of merit.
SPORTS DAY: was celebrated in the month of November. Many activities were the part of this day like March past, Athletic events, Aerobics, karate and Zumba. Students participated in this event with great enthusiasm.
CHRISTMAS : The festival of joy was celebrated in the nursery wing of the school. Toddlers came dressed up as Santa and fairies. The atmosphere of merriment marked the entire celebration.
FAREWELL : is organized each year to bid adieu to class 12 students and wish them well in future endeavours and also to motivate them. The title of Mr. and Ms. Air force School Jammu was presented to the winners along with a bouquet.