Festivals build group cohesiveness. Of all festivals Ganesh Chaturthi is the most colourful. It is celebrated with much fervor and joy.The Presidium family took the role of torch bearers paved the way for an eco-friendly way to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi. On this auspicious day, all the children of pre-primary section came to school in colorful dresses. The festivities started with the traditional
Ganesh pooja, followed by a melodious devotional song and a dance performed by the children.
A skit based on the life of Ganesha was enacted very beautifully by the teachers. The whole atmosphere was charged with festivity. The entire celebration commencing from Ganpati Sthapana to Visarjan was a thought provoking one like banning the use of plaster of paris and immersion in lakes or ponds. The students were explained about the significance of the festival and emphasised on eco-friendly ways of celebrating the festival. The ceremony was ended with great joy,
happiness and devotion towards Lord Vinayaka.