AFS India Cocurricular Events

05NOV2021

SHARE YOUR STORY OF COMMUNITY SERVICE

Share your story of Community Service Students shared with AFS their story and photographs of Community Service during lockdown 2 Students - Palak Maheshwari and  Niharika Singhvi. Information is awaited from AFS India
11OCT2021

AFS INTERCULTURAL CLASS EXCHANGE PROGRAM (VIRTUAL)

Understanding languages and other cultures build bridges. The AFS International Cultural Exchange Programme built a new bridge on 28th September 2021 when Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls’ Public School from Jodhpur, India and Instituto Nuestra Señora de Fátima from Argentina under the aegis of AFS rend ... read more
11OCT2021

'BRIDGING GAPS' BY WEST ZONE TEAM AFS, INDIA

The pandemic has indeed drastically changed our approach towards life. Faces hidden behind the masks and humans protected by the Sanitizers, Social distancing, Quarantine on everyone's tongue and this is how a microscopic organism caused a havoc on this earth and this has made us realise the service ... read more
20SEP2021

VIRTUAL DOMESTIC CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM

We, the representatives of Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls’ Public School, are very grateful for being provided with the opportunity of interacting with the representatives of Pathways World School, Aravali under the aegis of AFS, India. Not only did we get to know the culture of Haryana, but also revi ... read more
08SEP2021

WORLD PEACE DAY THE BULLETIN BOARD DECORATION COMPETITION

On the occasion of World Peace Day, a Bulletin Board Decoration Competition for the month of July – Sep 2021 was organised by AFS India. It was a collaborative effort of students to keep interfaith harmony at core. This event have been declared as Winners in the entire West Zone.  Following studen ... read more
08SEP2021

PANEL DISCUSSION ON ‘THEY TOO HAVE THE RIGHT TO SURVIVE ‘

Panel Discussion on "They too have the Right to Survive" was organized by AFS, India on 21st August 2021. Following animal lovers enthusiastically participated in the session addressed by PETA members:- Kirti Kanwar Bhati (XII), Kumkum Chouhan (XI), Hridal Sarda (XII), Tejasvini Rathore (XII), Ridhi ... read more
08SEP2021

PANEL DISCUSSION ON TRANSGENDER: THE NEGLECTED COMMUNITY

On 30th August 2021, a dialogue on the topic “Transgender : The Neglected Community” was attended by the following AFS Educator Volunteers :- Ms Neetu Kheechee, Ms Aashna Jain, Ms Sandra Hill, Ms Vani Jangid, Ms Namrata Mehta and Ms Rudrani Rathore (Ex-Student Volunteer). A panel of Keynote Speaker ... read more
28JUL2021

AFS ZONE SHOOT CAMP EVENT

Films are powerful medium to express the social cause. A Competition was organised by AFS West Zone to create cause for the change - Shoot Camp Event with the theme Global Competence and Diversity. Students were provided ample training in the pre Workshop session of script writing, shooting and edit ... read more
28JUL2021

PRAGYNA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL, MUMBAI (ACS 11)

Each one of us is unique. The way we deal with our emotions makes us distinct. Whisper A Secret event was hosted by Pragyna Bodhini High School, Mumbai on 15th July 2021, where students made an audio clip of the sentiments they went through during various emotional moments.  Participants of the eve ... read more
28JUL2021

YOUNG CHANGE MAKER WORKSHOP

Young Change- Makers: Workshop for Global Empathy was organised under the aegis of AFS on 25 July 2021. This was  an online facilitated workshop to enable 13 to 16-year old students to gain quality key assets required to stand out in the 21st Century and to ignite the concepts of global citizenship, ... read more
07JUL2021

OPEN HOUSE VOLUNTEER CONNECT ORGANIZED BY AFS INDIA

Date – 26th June 2021 Mode : Online  First Volunteer Connection attended by :  1. Mrs. Indra Shaktawat  2. Mrs. Pooja Mehta  3. Mrs. Namrata Jain 4. Mrs. Reema Rathore  5. Mrs. Suman Rathore  6. Mr Manjeet Singh Rathore 7. Mrs .Nirmal Inda  8. Mrs. Madhvi Singh  9. Mrs. Chanchal Singh  ... read more
06JUL2021

PRAGNYA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL, MUMBAI (10TH ACS FEST COMPETITION - INTO MY HOUSE)

Under the aegis of AFS, India The students of RKK presented their exemplary zeal and fervour in ACS FEST -10 INTO MY HOUSE hosted by Pragyna Bodhini School Mumbai. The students presented a virtual tour of the most sacred place that we call Home. About 103 students participated in this magnanimous ... read more
26JUN2021

WEBINAR ATTENDED BY - NEETU KHEECHEE

Event - In Sync With The World Date – 25th June 2021  Host - West Zone Team AFS, India Keynote  Speaker :   ·         Ms.Sarita Badahwar  ·         Dr.Manglam ·         Mr.Arjit Ghosh    Webinar Attended by - Neetu Kheechee  Theme - Embedding internationalism in the classroom.  The Keynote ... read more
26MAY2021

YES ABROAD STUDENTS - INDIAN MUSIC LESSONS ON HUM HONGE KAMYAB SONG (ZOOM CALL)

AFS India YES Abroad Students - Indian Music Lessons on Hum Honge Kamyab Song (Zoom Call) 10th March 2021 & 24th March 2021 2 Sessions - 6:30 am to 7:30 am In a series of virtual sessions with five YES Abroad students, RKK also contributed training them in Indian Music and conducted two sessions ... read more
20MAY2021

GLOBAL YOUTH SERVICE DAY - WRITE A LETTER (2021-22)

AFS, India - School Calendar 2021-22 Global Youth Service Day  - Write a Letter ·     NehalGehlot ·     Jaya Sankhla ·     Vanshika Arora ·     Nikita Vijyan ·     Hridal Sarda April - May 2021 Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is celebrated each year in April. This year the theme of the acti ... read more
29MAR2021

VOLUNTEERS CONNECT 2021 (ZOOM CALL)

AFS, India Volunteers Connect 2021 (Zoom Call) Date : 27th March 2021 Attended by : Ms Neetu Kheechee Agenda : ·  What are your plans for 2021?  ·  Share plans of AFS India for 2021 and need your inputs to make it successful. ·  Have fun and connect with each other.
23MAR2021

VIRTUAL CULTURAL CONFERENCES WITH PRAGNYA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL, MUMBAI

We, the representatives of Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls’ Public School, are very grateful for being provided with the opportunity of interacting with the representatives of Pragnya Bodhini High School, Mumbai by AFS India. Not only did we got to know the culture of Mumbai, but also revised ours by s ... read more
04MAR2021

PHOTO CONTEST (INNOVATIONS IN TEACHING LEARNING PROCESS.)

AFS India (School Calendar Activity 2020-21) Photo Contest (Innovations in Teaching Learning Process.) 1st to 28th February 2021 Result awaited from AFS India. Following Entries were sent - ·   Yatheesh Kasaragod - Tomorrow's Teaching Today. Lens to experience the world. ·   Jasvinder Pal Sing ... read more
22FEB2021

GLOBAL COMPETENCE CERTIFICATE (GCC) 2.0 AT HOME

AFS, India Global Competence Certificate (GCC) 2.0 at Home 20th February 2021 (Paid Program) Dr Kavita Singh Bhati Global Competence Certificate (GCC) is an online, live learning program for participants encompassing   relationship with the self, interpersonal bonds, emotional intelligence, and ... read more
22FEB2021

VIRTUAL CULTURAL CONFERENCE WITH PRAGNYA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL, MUMBAI

An outstanding 3rd part of the Virtual Cultural Conference with Pragnya Bodhini High School, Mumbai on the topics - Art and Culture, Music and Songs in native languages, leisure time activities and vocational professions chosen by children was held on 20th February 2021, which lasted for about one a ... read more
22FEB2021

AFS SHORT TERM & LONG TERM PROGRAMMES (VIRTUAL MEETING)

A virtual meeting for AFS Short Term Programmes and Long Term Programmes  was held on 20th February 2021 from  2pm till 2:45pm. It started with a Welcome Speech by Sumriddhi Sharma and continued with quick questions by Ms. Nishita Mehta followed by National Director, Ms. Divya Arora's wonderful spe ... read more
20FEB2021

‘UNDERSTANDING THE SDG’S FOR CREATING A BETTER WORLD’

AFS India Organization hosted a virtual event that aimed at illuminating the students and tutoring them to comprehend the Sustainable Development Goals or the SDG's. Each school was designated different sustainable development goals and countries along with it. They were also grouped on the same bas ... read more
11FEB2021

PEHNAWA - EMBRACE THE BEAUTY OF INDIAN CULTURE

AFS India - Dress to Express through Pictures  31st January 2021 Pehnawa- a fund raising activity on a virtual platform, allowed the participants to exhibit, showcase, and celebrate India's diverse culture reflected from multi-coloured fabrics, a variety of drapes, aesthetic jewelry, and much more ... read more
02FEB2021

PATHWAY TO GLOBAL CLASSROOMS FOR EDUCATORS WORKSHOP

The world is a patchwork of histories, cultures and customs that vary at every few latitudes. Having a classroom that is welcoming and safe is the foundation for better learning. Keeping this in mind, a three days online workshop, starting from 27th of January, for teacher's training was organized, ... read more
30JAN2021

VIRTUAL EFFECT+ WORKSHOP FOR STUDENTS BY AFS INDIA

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Aptly said by Margaret Mead. Under the aegis of AFS India, a team of 20 students attended a Virtual Effect+ Workshop on the Zoom platform on 23rd and 25th, January 20 ... read more
19JAN2021

MASTERCHEF PROGRAM & DANCE FOR CHANGE ORGANIZED BY AFS INDIA

AFS India provided a platform to students to showcase their culinary skills through MasterChef Program between 15th August to 11th September 2020 with two rounds and seven categories. Four MasterChefs and avid cooks - Sakshi Lata, Mannat Jain, Mihika Kishore and Vanshika Sachdeva participated with f ... read more
13JAN2021

VIRTUAL CULTURAL CONFERENCE WITH PRAGNYA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL ON 12TH JAN (UNDER THE AEGIS OF AFS, INDIA)

A fabulous conference was organized with Pragnya Bodhini High School on 12th January 2021. Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls Public School showcased a Puppet Show on Festivals, a Live Demonstration on Rajasthani Food and a Video on Women Empowerment which amazed and flabbergasted them. Students of Pragny ... read more
25DEC2020

AFS COMPETITION - SELF-AWARENESS THROUGH THE LENS OF CULTURE

Host School : Pragnya Bodhini High School, Mumbai (under the aegis of AFS, India) Date : 21st December 2020 Topic - AFS Competition - Self-Awareness through the lens of culture (Name Plates) Creative Name Plates were made by AkshataAcharya, Preksha Purohit of Class X. Scanned pictures were mai ... read more
24DEC2020

VIRTUAL CULTURAL PROGRAM WITH PRAGNYA BODHINI HIGH SCHOOL ON 22ND DEC (UNDER THE AEGIS OF AFS, INDIA)

This wonderful conference had been organised with Pragnya Bodhini High School, Mumbai on 22nd December 2020. Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls’ Public School displayed many historical places like Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, etc which left them astonished and spell bound. Mumbai’s history was to ... read more
09NOV2020

CELEBRATION OF AFS INDIA DAY

Celebration of AFS India Day AFS India School Calendar Activity 2020-21 8th November 2020 Mrs Sapna Gupta Dr Kavita Singh Bhati  -Celebrated through Video messaging and Poster mailed l  to AFS India
05NOV2020

ACTIVITY 1 - SHARE A COLLAGE OF PICTURES ON THE THEME OF GLOBAL DAY OF PARENTS

AFS India School Calendar Activity 2020-21 Activity 1 - Share a Collage of pictures on the theme of Global Day of Parents Students shared their collages prepared, on the link given by AFS India Classes VIII to XI - 7 Students ·     Bhakti Babani ·     Charmi Chopra ·     Lakshya Gehlot ·    ... read more
05NOV2020

ACTIVITY 3 - ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION

Activity 3 - Essay Writing competition Theme - Youth Skill Development for a Better Tomorrow. Students shared with AFS their Essay written on the theme given 2 Students- Nandini Arya and PanyaTyagi Participation acknowledged by AFS India & Received Certificates.
05NOV2020

ACTIVITY 3 - POSTER MAKING COMPETITION

Activity 3 - Poster Making Competition Theme - Youth Skill Development for a Better Tomorrow Students shared with AFS their Posters prepared on the theme given 2 Students - Manasvi Salecha and Ayushi Malani Participation acknowledged by AFS India & Received Certificates.
25MAR2020

AFS - SCI-KICK COMPETITION

Pragnya Bodhini High School, Mumbai under the aegis of AFS, India AFS - SCI-Kick Competition For all member schools of WEST ZONE 22nd March 2021 Junior Group Class - V to VIII Senior Group Class -IX to XII Videos and PDF prepared by Students - Khushi Mittal, Charvi Sankhla of Class XII (Senio ... read more
24DEC2019

UNIQUE INITIATIVE OF RKK'S VOLUNTEERS TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY IN THEIR SPECIAL WAY WITH THE SPIRIT OF SHARING, LEARNING AND BONDING

International Volunteer Day was celebrated on Friday, 20th December 2019. All the school volunteers of Jodhpur Chapter were asked to conduct some fun game / fun race / track event / mass display of their respective class. The cold breezy morning witnessed students in full zeal who, spent happy time ... read more
18DEC2019

INTER STATE, INTER REGION, INTER SCHOOL AND INTER CLASS CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMME – SENDING

SUNBEAM SCHOOL, VARUNA “Fill your life with experiences. Not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.”~ OSCAR WILDE. The first experience we had when we got out of the train to enter Varanasi, as a team of 12 students, was the tropical, wet, hot air that permeated the environment. We arriv ... read more
18DEC2019

INTER STATE, INTER REGION, INTER SCHOOL AND INTER CLASS CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMME (HERITAGE SCHOOL, JAMMU) : HOSTING

Name of School : Heritage School, Jammu Date : 10th to 15th December 2019 DAY 1 (10th DECEMBER 2019) As a part of cultural exchange programme a team of The Heritage School, Jammu reached Jodhpur early morning of 10th December 2019 and was received by staff of Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girl's Public ... read more
03DEC2019

SERVICE BEFORE SELF

Confucius  once remarked, " He who wishes  to secure  the good of others has already secured his own". RKK truly believes in the adage that happiness  resides neither  in possession  nor in gold , but happiness dwells in soul . RKK has endeavoured various community  service initiative round the yea ... read more
23NOV2019

INTER STATE/ INTER REGION / INTER SCHOOL AND INTER CLASS / RECIPROCAL CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMME – HOSTING

‘Great things happen when there is gathering of great mind’ Inter State / Inter Region / Inter School and Inter Class Reciprocal Cultural Exchange Program under the aegis of AFS India was held at RKK Jodhpur on 13th to 23rd November 2019 in collaboration with three schools of national repute. The e ... read more
22APR2019

ANNUAL VOLUNTEER MEET 2019

AFS is an inclusive educational community of global citizens, students, families and volunteers determined to build bridges between cultures. RKK being the proud member of this prestigious international organization has always played a significant role in developing active global citizens to take ac ... read more
25MAR2019

HOSTING TWO FOREIGN GUEST STUDENTS

The Punjab Public School, Nabha and Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls’ Public School, Jodhpur have  always shared a strong friendly bond. So the AFS, host students in PPS, Nabha were cordially welcomed  by RKK on a short friendly visit to the  land of colours and vibrancy, the Blue City - Jodhpur . Lore ... read more
06DEC2018

SUNBEAM SCHOOL, VARUNA (VARANASI) : SENDING & HOSTING

SENDING Proud Rkkians with the membership flag of AFS-India entered the threshold of Sunbeam School,Varuna in Varanasi for an inter-regional, inter-cultural exchange program from 26th November to 2nd December 2018. Ever-smiling and courteous Sunbeam students welcomed the RKKians in the city of spi ... read more
27NOV2018

AFS-INDIA DAY CELEBRATION (2018-2019)

Theme : Service Campaign-Volunteering in hospital. Kindness when goes around , comes around ... On 24th of November 2018, a team comprising 15 members ventured to the Rajdadisa Hospital to celebrate AFS India National Day. The theme Service Campaign -Volunteering in hospital was undertaken by the ... read more
26NOV2018

AIMUN & EXCHANGE PROGRAMS

‘We can’t climb the ladder of success with our hands in the pocket ‘ Sending  A delegation of 12 students  Manya Mehta, Anika Karnawat, Amul Vader, Navya Kothari, Satyapriya Kanwar Shekhawat, Anjali Saand, Namrata Jodha , Yashvi Bhansali, Himanshi Soni, Sakshi Lata, Ashmi Doshi , Mannat Suri  wit ... read more
03MAY2018

INTER STATE & INTER CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM AT YPS, PATIALA

A team of 15 RKKians - Sakshi Lata, Urvi Pratap Singh, Richa Jindal, Khushi Mehta, Kanika Bhagchandani, Somya Bothra, Pratiksha Mewara, Drishti Varyani, Kanika Bhattar, Palak Chouhan, Rashi Surana, Krishna Rathi, Pooja Vyas, Sheela Choudhary, Deveshi Jhala with Teacher Escort Mrs Neha Nautiyal   rep ... read more
30APR2018

TRIMESTER PEACE PROGRAMME

Peace Program of 3 months secondary exchange school was an enriching experience for 3 RKKians – Yashvi Balar, Ritu Lakhera of Class IX for Germany and Gracy Singh of Class XI for Italy under AFS Exchange Programme. The trip from 26th January to 20th April 2018 was under Trimester Peace Programme of ... read more
25APR2018

GOOD BYE TO ACHIRAYA & ELENA

“IT’S NOT THE GOODBYES THAT HURT BUT THE FLASHBACKS THAT FOLLOW” AFS Intercultural Programme empower students of all ages & all backgrounds with the intercultural knowledge, skills & understandings and RKK provides a globally minded Curriculum to its students to succeed in the 21st Century with mul ... read more
19FEB2018

SHORT TERM PROGRAM STARTS WITH US

Three students Yashvi, Ritu Lakhera and Gracy Singh are visiting Germany and Italy under AFS Exchange Programme. The trip from 26th January to 20th April 2018 is sponsored under Trimester Peace Programme. As the AFS aims for cultural exchange and world peace the students will be enriched as they exp ... read more
17FEB2018

AFS COMMUNITY SERVICE (INDEED FOUNDATION)

Under the AFS Community Service and ‘Indeed Foundation’, ‘Sambhaavna Series’, Elena and Achiraya the two AFS exchange programme students of Rajmata visited villages Khardarandhir, Rajolakalla, Lalavaas and interacted with the students of Chopra Gram Government School. The interaction focused on acti ... read more
17FEB2018

GATEWAY TO PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Under the aegis of AFS, the journey of a truly unique and rewarding experience of Student Exchange Program with Choithram School, Indore commenced from 25th January and culminated on 2nd February 2018. This experience gained by the 9th grade students of RKK led to their confidence and self-esteem. I ... read more
07FEB2018

BONDING @ RKK AND VANTAGE HALL :

“Reach high for your Stars lie hidden in your soul, Dream deep for every dream deserves a goal”  A team of 15 delegates from Vantage Hall Girls’ Residential, Dehradun escorted by Ma'am Nirmala Khatri visited RKK from 28th January to 5th February 2018 under the aegis of AFS Intercultural Exchange Pr ... read more
27DEC2017

A PARTNERSHIP IN DISCOVERY

On 17th of December 2017, a team of 11 girls from Yadvindra Public School, Patiala came to the portals of RKK along with their escort teachers Mrs Sangeeta Malik and Mrs Kiran Sangeeta Murli. On their arrival, they were welcomed traditionally by the boarding family. After having there deliciously pr ... read more
23DEC2017

PURSUIT OF KNOWLEDGE CROSSING BOUNDARIES

Whenever it comes to intellectual diversity, today every student is expected to think and act out of the box. The social, cultural and regional factors together enhance the overall development of a child. As a student of a ‘Global’ home are should leap out of the boundaries and induge himself hersel ... read more
20NOV2017

ECSTATIC EXPERIENCE (STATE EXCHANGE PROGRAM)

On the 3rd of November 2017, 15 students of RKKGPS - Veeya Bohra, Kashish Rajpurohit Aditi Singh, Tanishka Seth, Yashi Shah, Dimpy Rathi, Siddhika Didel, Khanak Bishnoi, Elena De Novellis, Achiraya, Kritika Bansal, Akshi Bhansali, Gunjan Agarwal, Jaishree Banberu, Yashvi Balar with their Teacher Esc ... read more
24MAY2017

REVIEW MEETING

An increasingly important meeting, ‘A World of Opportunities’ organized by AFS, India from 18th to 21st May 2017 offered myriad first rate information and clarification of doubts for attendance and volunteers alike on Sending, Hosting, Finance & Sentio programs. The meeting can be called as a valuab ... read more
04MAY2017

BID ADIEU

On 1st May 2017, goodbye, “Addio” was bid to Arianna Viola, a student from Italy for the session 2016-17 on Inter Cultural Exchange Program in association with AFS, India. This host student had come to RKK to experience & explore the vast diversity of Indian cultural & participate in this year’s aca ... read more
16NOV2016

VISIT TO JODHANA OLD AGE HOME

“Service is eternal & has no boundaries, it is an act of goodwill” Serving the ostracized & the neglected has always been RKK’s priority. RKK endeavoured to spread happiness & brightness into the lives of the elderly people in affiliation with AFS & Helpage, India. A few students of Rajmata, Vasvi G ... read more
13JUL2016

2ND JOURNEY ON THE MOVE

On 10th July 2016, with outstretched arms and open hearts, two students - Arianna Viola and Isabella Camargo from Italy were welcomed by students, faculty in RKK. Under the aegis of American Field Service (AFS), these students have come to RKK for an intercultural and academics exchange for the sess ... read more
29APR2016

IMMENSE RESPONSIBILITY

A thumping farewell was extended to Julia Marden from USA and Silvia Cunsolo from Italy, the two host students of RKK for the session 2015-16. The Host Mother of Silvia Cunsolo Mrs Ira Shishodiya and Host Parents of Julia Marden, Mr. Sandeep and Mrs. Alpana Mittal graced the occasion with their pro ... read more
26DEC2015

EVERLASTING AND CHERISHED

Being a global citizen, today we talk about globalization, understanding people around the world. But India itself is such a vast nation with different people and environment, it is important for us to join hands and understand each other and come up as countrymen and women before we take a higher p ... read more
22DEC2015

SHARING AND BONDING

In order to grow through inter-cultural experiences, an Inter State Exchange Program was executed by RKK under the aegis of American Field Service. Working on the same ideology of AFS, an International Organization that provides Intercultural learning opportunities to help people develop the knowled ... read more
05DEC2015

ORIENTATION SESSION - BREAKING BOUNDARIES

On the cold and breezy  morning of 5th December 2015, RKK warmly welcomed parents and students of Class VIII – X for being a part of an Orientation Session conducted by Ms Parul, Organizational Development Manager and Mr Prakash, a Returnee from Austria who were able to give a glance of opportunitie ... read more
10AUG2015

KAKELAO SERVICE PROJECT

Living by the immortal words of wisdom and sowing the seeds of service and kindness, RKK undertook the 2nd AFS Service Project in Kakelao for 10 days from 31st July to 9th August 2015. Twenty RKKians participated very exuberantly and left an indelible mark in the hearts of people they met. They forg ... read more