Campus Events

Events at Queen Mary’s College – Aug. 23, 2013

Special lecture on Women achievers of Madras by Ms. Sushila Ravindranath, Editor, Financial Express (Chennai)
At 10 A.M

1. Oratorical conpetition
Theme: Some prominent events and places in Chennai.
2. Pencil sketching
Theme: Heritage buildings of Chennai.
3. Photo display competition

Organised by Dept. of History, Queen Mary’s College, Chennai 4.
Contact: Dr.S. Kamala Devi, Asst. Prof. in History,Queen Mary’s College, Chennai. Contact Number:9444910473

Exposition at KRM Public School – Aug. 22 & 23, 2013

At KRM Public School, 104, Patel Road, Perambur,  Chennai – 11.

An Exposition by the Students of KRM Public School under the topics of:
– MADARASAPATTINAM (A complete study of Madras then and now, namely physical and political features, contemporay, historical background, cultural background, pilgrim centres, medical centres, educational institutions)
From  10AM TO 3PM

Events at The Pupil Saveetha Eco-school, Poonamallee

Parampara, the Heritage Club of The Pupil has organised Madras Memoirs for the students of neighbourhood schools.

Reflections, an exhibition on the heritage and monuments of Chennai, by the students of The Pupil, will be open to all between 19th and 23rd August.

Time: 10.30 am to 12 noon


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Name of the Competition


Eligibility & Terms


19th Aug Quiz A City, Its People & Places Std. 7 to  9  – 2 teams per School (2 participants per team)


20th Aug Designing a T-Shirt* A Chennai Flavour Std. 7 to 9 – 1 team per School (3 participants per team)


20th Aug Rangoli* Colours of a City Std. 5 to 9 – 2 teams per school (3 participants each team)


21st Aug Poetry Recitation – (Tamil) Heritage in Verse Std. 5 to 9 (2 participants from each school)


22nd Aug Drawing & painting* City of your Dreams Group 1- Std. 4 to 6
Group 2- Std. 7 to 9
1 team per Group (3 participants from each Group)


23rd  Aug Elocution Is Chennai a City of Neglect? Std. 6 to 9(2 participants from each school)
“ REFLECTIONS ”: An Exhibition by the students of The Pupil on all 5 days

* Required materials to be brought by participants.

Drawing – White chart paper

Designing T shirt – On a white T-shirt

Registration on or before 12th August 2013.

Prize distribution on 23rdAugust 2013 at 01.30 pm.

Venue: The PupilSaveethaEcoSchool, 4/68, Thiruverkadu Road, Seneerkuppam, Poonamallee, Chennai 600 056

For more details, contact Shameem Banu .S at 044 – 26802013/14/15 or 9952399966.

(Neighbourhood schools include schools Loyola International School, Poonamallee; Chennai Public School, Thirumazhisai;  Chennai Public School, Annanagar; Sundar Matriculation, Poonamallee; Sana School, Kattupakkam; Schram Academy, Maduravoyal; Christ Matriculation School, Seneerkuppam; National IT School, Mangadu; Devi Academy, Valasaravakkam; PonVidyashram, Valasaravakkam; Mangadu Public School; PSBB Millenium, Gerugambakkam; Maharishi School, Thiruverkadu; Vellammal Vidyalaya, Maduravoyal; Pioneer Matriculation School, Nolambur;  Kalakshetra Matriculation School, Kattupakkam; and RMK School, Thiruverkkadu.)

Events at Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Sr Seconday School, KK Nagar

PSBB, KK Nagar and Madras Heritage Lovers’ Forum have organised the following for students of the Central Cluster and neighbourhood schools:

August 12, 10.30 am to 12 noon
Music Competition: Papanasam Sivan songs

August 13, 9 am to 12.30 pm
Oratorical competition (duration 3 minutes each). Topic: How I Visualize Chennai Ten Years from Now. And Impact of Metro/Monorails on Heritage.

August 14, 10.30 am to 12 noon
Philately Quiz on Chennai. One team of 2 students.

August 19, 9 am to 12.30 pm
On-the-spot Painting Competition. Topic: The Place I Like in Chennai. Materials to be brought by the participants. Chart paper will be provided by school.

August 19, 1 pm to 3 pm
Katha Kalakshepam. Theme: Alwar or Nayanmar

August 21, 11 am to 12.30 pm
Pulli Kolam Contest. Time allotted: 30 minutes; 13 dots. Materials to be brought by the participants. No colour allowed.

August 26, 10.30 am to 12 noon
An exhibition conducted by Madras Heritage Lovers’ Forum & Reflections of Our Heritage by PSBB students. Prizes for all the competitions will be distributed on the same day. Venue: Silver Jubilee Hall

(The neighbourhood schools include PSBB Millennium, Gerugambakkam; PSBB Siruseri; Kendriya Vidyalaya, Ashok Nagar; Springfield, KK Nagar; MAK, KK Nagar; Devi Academy, Valsaravakkam; AVM School, Vadapalani; Karthikeyan Matriculation School, Vadapalani; Government Cariappa School, Vadapalani; and Government School, MGR Nagar.)

Contact teacher co-ordinator Shanthi Chandrasekhar: 23663165/ 23664251 (9 am to 3 pm)