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Online Photography Competition
Aalia Usman | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Walton Campus Lahore: The much-awaited Intra-SG Online Photography Competition for Class VI was held at Beaconhouse Walton Campus on April 6, 2017 with eight schools participating from within and outside Lahore. This competition was aimed at crea...
Student Poetry Featured in Magazine
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala: Zarah Kamil from Class V-Yellow has made her campus proud through her exceptional achievement of getting her poem “Rabbit” published in international magazine, “Out of this World”. The magazine receives entr...
I Am the Best Reciter
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala: To help students read with intonation in a standard accent and with sufficient fluency, an inter-class reading contest, “I Am the Best Reciter” was held on March 3, 2017. All students were given an opportunity to participa...
My Favourite Reader
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Students of Beaconhouse PTC Lower Primary Branch acted out their favourite readers on December 9, 2016. The students performed on several readers including ‘The Bag of Smiles’ and ‘We Love you Hugless Douglas’. The stud...
Handwriting Competition
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: A handwriting competition was held in the Lower Primary Section of PTC Gujranwala on December 8, 2016. Students participated enthusiastically as they took this chance to improve their handwriting and to take part in some healthy ...
Online Pictorial Message Competition
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The Inter Region Online Pictorial Message Competition for Class VIII is part of a series of online competitions initiated a couple of years back by BCLR, where students from different branches across the system ...
Celebrating Success
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala: To acknowledge the students’ efforts, an Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony was organised on November 25, 2016, at Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary. Distinction holders from Classes III to V were awarded trophies, c...
Grandparents Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus held Grandparents Day for Early Years’ students on November 25, 2016. The purpose of the event was to make the young ones aware of guidance, strength and information their grandparents can offer. ...
Hafta-e-Urdu
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To pay homage to our national poet Allama Iqbal, Hafta-e-Urdu was observed at BGSTB from November 9, 2016 till November 17, 2016. Different activities were planned for all levels. Students of Class V participated in a s...
Singing and Art Competition
Amber Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Walton Campus Lahore: Students from Beaconhouse Walton Campus, Upper Primary Section, went to Awan-e-Iqbal for a Singing and Art Competition. Lahore Grammar School, Army Public School, Qazi Public School, Iqra Ahmed School, Moon Public School and ...
Pet Show
Slobina Xavier | Staff correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To inculcate the love of animals amongst students of Pre-nursery and Nursery, BGSTB arranged a ‘Pet Show’ on November 3, 2016. The activities had cross-curricular links to CLL as recognition of the letter ‘P’ an...
Eradicating Unhealthy Habits
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: To eradicate unhealthy habits causing fatal diseases particularly diabetes, international Diabetes Day was celebrated in Upper Primary, Beaconhouse PTC. Students were encouraged to use healthy food and avoid carbonated drinks dur...
Visit to Dunya News Broadcasting Unit
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Members of the Editorial Society at Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary visited the Dunya News Broadcasting Unit on November 11, 2016. Students learned how to record a program and what steps are taken to telecast a program on air. Stud...
Tongue Twister Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: A fun activity of tongue twisters was held at Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus for students of Classes III-V on November 8, 2016. Students volunteered and picked a tongue twister from a stack and tried to say it five ti...
World Food Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: World Food Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse PTC Lower Primary on October 28, 2016. The day was celebrated to make students aware about the importance of food and healthy eating and how we can eradicate hunger from this world ...
Pajama Party
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To make the students of kindergarten aware of day and night time adventures and to enhance their social skills BGSTB arranged a ‘Pajama Party’ on October 28, 2016. The students participated in different night time...
Visit to a Music Studio
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC students of the Music Club visited Roshan Raza Recording Studio on 28th October, 2016. Students experienced playing different musical instruments. They were told the essentials required for recording...
Reviving Reading Habits
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: To attract the young inhabitants of our digital world to the magic of reading, Reading Week was celebrated in Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC from October 24, to October 28, 2016. Reading introduces us to new things, teaches us to ...
Investigating NADRA Operations
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC provided an opportunity to the members of its IT Society to visit the NADRA registration office on October 27, 2016. Students visited different sections of the office and witnessed how the registrati...
Evacuation Drill
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: To train students to respond sensibly to emergency situations sensibly, an evacuation drill was held in Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC on October 26, 2016. Students came to know their exit routes and assembling spot. The exercise...
Proud Moment for PTC
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC is proud of its student Moez Dar, from Class IV-Amber, who has won the bronze medal in a freestyle swimming competition held by SG-II at Beaconhouse Canal Side Campus Lahore. We wish him all the best...
Pajama Party
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: The Palm Tree Campus held a pajama party for its Kindergarten students on October 4, 2016. The activity was arranged in connection with their reader ‘Oliver Who Would Not Sleep’. The students had a lot of fun participating ...
World Smile Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus proudly brings Rukhma Frrukh Shaheen Butt of Class V to light for her wonderful act of kindness and affection. On World Smile Day, October 10, 2016, she took an initiative of making smil...
Pyjama Party
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: A pyjama party was organised by the Kindergarten classes of Beaconhouse Lower Primary PTC on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. This event was related to their reader “Oliver Who Would Not Sleep”. Kindergarten students had great fun ...
Student Council Elections
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Elections for head girl and head boy were conducted at Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC on October 3, 2016. The candidates underwent a screening process in which they were assessed on their academic results as well as on their probl...
Save Paper, Save Trees
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: In an attempt to raise awareness about the increasing unsustainable production and usage of paper in many parts of the world, Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC conducted a morning assembly focused on saving paper on October 1, 2016. S...
International Peace Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGSTB Gujranwala: To motivate the students to take responsibility for their own actions and to promote positive social relations in school, International Peace Day was observed at BGSTB on September 28, 2016. Various activities were held at all the levels ...
International Peace Day Celebrations
Hira Shahid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Gujranwala: To stress on the importance of peace, students at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ celebrated International Day of Peace on September 27, 2016. The objective of this celebration was to instil the significance of peace...
International Kangaroo Science Contest
Hira Shahid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Gujranwala: The International Kangaroo Science Contest (IKSC) was held at Beaconhouse PTC Girl’s Campus on September 29, 2016. 30 students from the school participated in the contest, which was held for the first time in Pakistan ...
Spell Buzz
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Students of WTC participated in a Spell Buzz Competition on September 28, 2016. It consisted of three rounds. The contest was held under the house system where qualifying members from Hufflepuff, Gryffindor, Ravenclaw and Slyt...
Jingle Mingle
Slobina Xavier | Staff correspondent TBT| BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: BG STB arranged a fun-filled musical activity Jingle Mingle for Early Years’ students on September 29, 2016. The students talked about their favourite musical instruments and were given an opportunity to play them as ...
HRCA Prize Distribution
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: The HR Consultant Association has provided a platform for students all over the country to participate and explore their own creativity by conducting regular art contests. The prize distribution of HRCA art contest ...
Plunging into Books
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: An exhibition of science books available in the library was organised by Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC on September 26, 2016. Students visited the exhibition in the school’s reading area. They flipped through the books and wer...
The Eid Hilarity
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: A fun and exciting event titled ‘The Eid Hilarity’ was held at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch on Friday, September 23, 2016, for all levels from Pre-Nursery till Class V. The essence of the day was to p...
Eid Fun
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: An Eid milan party was held for the students of PTC Lower Primary Branch on September 23, 2016. They came to school wearing their Eid clothes. Various activities were planned for the students by their teachers....
Exploring Oliver’s World
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Students of Palm Tree Campus Lower Primary Branch enjoyed flipchart-making activity on September 26, 2016 in order to understand the story, Oliver’s World, in a very comprehensive way. The students identified and pasted object...
Orientation Session for Parents
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondents TBT | PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary held an orientation session for parents of students of Classes III to V on September 24, 2016. Parents were briefed about teaching methodologies and IT integration in lessons at Beaconhouse. The...
We Love Peace
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Peace Day celebrations at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus were held on September 27, 2016. The purpose was to promote friendship, love and happiness amongst students. Students of Pre-Nursery to Class I made colourful banners. T...
Parent Teacher Conference
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: An introductory meeting with parents was conducted at Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus on September 24, 2016. This meeting gave parents a chance to get acquainted with the new term teachers and to build a relationship ...
Promoting English Language Culture
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: To develop a culture of the English language and to foster leadership qualities amongst students, Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary chose students as language facilitators. The selected students’ language skills were assessed on t...
Eid Party
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC organised an Eid Party on September 23, 2016. Students wore colourful Eid dresses and celebrated the spirit of Eid by sharing lunches with each other. Students shared laughter and jokes as they t...
Yoga Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus held a yoga camp for Early Years’ students on September 22, 2016. The yoga instructor demonstrated various yoga poses which the students enjoyed practicing....
International Day of Peace
Hira Shahid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls Gujranwala: Students at the Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch celebrated International Day of Peace on September 22, 2016. Special activities were carried out in all classes. Students discussed the importance of peace and love at the i...
World Peace Day
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary celebrated World Peace Day with great enthusiasm on September 21, 2016. Activities dedicated to the theme of peace were carried out throughout the day. Students shared thoughtful messages during hom...
World of Oliver
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: At Beaconhouse PTC Lower Primary Branch, the new book “Oliver Who Would Not Sleep” was introduced on September 21, 2016. In order to truly enjoy the story, the class was arranged with the ambiance of bedtime. An assortment ...
Rescue Squad
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala: To make students ready for precarious twists and turns and risky condition, a first aid training session was organised at Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary on September 22, 2016. A rescue squad of 15 students from Class V were given a briefing o...
International Peace Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus celebrated International Peace Day with great enthusiasm on September 21, 2016. Students of The Early Years and Primary Section showcased their talent of art and poem writing under the th...
Exploring Habitats
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary arranged an exploratory activity for its students on September 21, 2016 to familiarise them with the scientific process of research and observation. The students were given an opportunity to observe the school ga...
Visit to Gujranwala Garrison
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary arranged an educational trip for its students to Gujranwala Garrison on September 19, 2016. Students visited Nishan-e-Manzil, a military monument. They were also given a chance to showcase their golfing skills ...
Defence Day Celebrations
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: To commemorate the sacrifices of our valiant soldiers, Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC celebrated Defence Day with full zeal and zest on September 8, 2016. Students made colourful cards to pay homage to the soldiers who guaranteed ou...
Appreciating Homework Efforts
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: To ensure the continuity of the students’ learning at Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC, a set of challenging summer break homework assignments were given to students. Teachers looked for students’ creativity and innovation as...
Raising Above Differences
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala: A grand morning assembly was held on September 9, 2016 on the topic, “Rising Above Differences”. Students from Classes III to V participated and shared messages focusing on joining hands with one another by forgetting social...
Orientation Week
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: Orientation week for Pre-Nursery and Nursery was observed at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch starting from September 1, 2016 till September 8, 2016. Different inspirational activities were arranged on each da...
Defence Day Celebrations
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To acknowledge the efforts of our national heroes who sacrificed their lives to save our beloved homeland, Defence Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Satellite town Branch on September 9, 2016. The students were...
PTC Gujranwala Celebrates Defence Day
Hira Shahid | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Campus Gujranwala: Students at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ celebrated Pakistan’s Defence Day with great passion and enthusiasm on September 6, 2016. A special gathering was arranged by the campus and students of other branches of PT...
Orientation week
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: In the Lower Primary Palm Tree Campus, orientation week started on September 1, 2016. Teachers warmly welcomed the new students and helped them to get to know the environment of the school. Students were engaged in different ac...
Session on Social Adjustment of Children
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: To make students responsible citizens and develop social awareness amongst them, Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC invited renowned psychologist Dr Anila Khaild on September 2, 2016 to give a talk on “Social Adjustment of Childre...
Awarding Teachers for Their Efforts
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: To acknowledge and appreciate the teachers’ efforts, Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC took an initiative of rewarding teachers by announcing a monthly “Teachers in the Spotlight Award” on Friday, September 2, 2016. Ms Tayyaba...
Charging Up
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala Gujranwala: In Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC, students charged themselves up by getting involved in different physical activities during their first week back at school, starting on August 22, 2016. They had warm up sessions and...
An Ambitious Beginning
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: The new school year is here for students of Beaconhouse Upper Primary PTC which means new uniforms, new books, new teachers and new friends. Students had a wonderful first week of the new academic session which star...
Welcoming Back Students
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Upper Primary headmistress and teachers at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus warmly welcomed their jubilant students on August 22, 2016 on commencement of the new session. Students were given welcome cards which made them jo...
Splash Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Splash Day was celebrated at the Lower Primary Branch of PTC Gujranwala on May 17, 2016. Students enjoyed playing with water. They also brought along their toys. It was undoubtedly a very enjoyable event. ...
Toy Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To instill the importance of sharing in students, BG Satellite Town Branch held ‘The Toy Day’ on Friday, April 29, 2016 for the students of Early Years. The students wore pink coloured clothes and brought their favo...
Inter-House Competitions 2016
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Our little scholars of Kindergarten have gained a good grip on the use of EYERis. They have become independent learners. They learned a lot by playing educational games on this peripheral....
Mini Moot
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To practice good listening and speaking skills, a mini moot was organised by the Reading Club for Classes IV and V on April 28, 2016. The topic assigned to the students was ‘Pakistan is a developed country’. Team A s...
World Book Day 2016
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala: The library management at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus celebrated World Book Day on April 26, 2016. Classes VI to IX participated. A group of students reviewed their favourite books and writers. Many other students paid tribute to Allama Iq...
Exam Orientation
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: An orientation session was conducted for the parents and students of Class IV on April 21, 2016 as they would be appearing in their first exam in May. The purpose of the orientation was to familiarise parents and students with th...
Learning about Electricity
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Kindergarten students learnt and shared their views about the topic, Electricity on April 19, 2016. They brought to school their toys which were powered by electricity and showed them to their friends. Over all it was a great w...
Art Gala 2016
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch organised Art Gala 2016 on April 29, 2016. Students were given different themes including canvas art, nail art, foil embossing and jewelry making according to their classes. All the stud...
Go Green
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: As a responsible member of the community, it is our duty to educate others around us. Earth Day was celebrated at Wapda Town Campus on April 19, 2016. Students of Classes III to V went on an awareness walk to Canal View Housi...
Second Parent Teacher Meeting
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Campus Gujranwala: The second PTM of the academic year 2015-2016 was held on April 9, 2016. PTMs are a very important part of BSS which fortify the student, teacher, parent triangle and consequently assist in the better performance of the ...
Conflict Resolution
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Campus Gujranwala: A PSHE lesson was planned for Class III Blue on the topic ‘Conflict Resolution’ on April 12, 2016. This was done to help students develop strategies to resolve conflicts through negotiation and appropriate compromise...
Rainbow Fairy
Slobina Xavier| Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To inculcate the love for colours and to enhance their aesthetic sense an activity was designed for the Nursery students on April 13, 2016. The class teacher attired herself as a Rainbow Fairy. She cast spells on her stud...
A Visit to the Zoo
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: To observe the local flora and fauna students of Pre-Nursery, Nursery and Kindergarten visited the zoo on April 14, 2016. It was a great learning experience for the young students. Later, Kindergarten students wrote an account of ...
Walled City of Lahore
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: The theme 'The Walled City of Lahore' of the subject 'Knowledge and Understanding of the World around us' ended in the first week of April, 2016. During this theme, the students learned about the Walled City of Lahore. They enjoy...
Parent Teacher Meeting
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: A Parent-Teacher meeting was held at WTC on April 9 2016 to discuss student progress. The attraction of the day was the collection of stories and poetry written by students of Class III, IV and V. A big book was also set up beside ...
1st Crackerjack
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls Campus Gujranwala: The day was full of happiness for those who worked so hard in Science throughout the term. Science Crackerjack titles were announced on March 30, 2016 for Class VII students working under SOLE. Students were waiting for this an...
Chromatography
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls' Branch Gujranwala: Class VII students working under SOLE made chromatograms on April 5, 2016. The activity enhanced their understanding of chromatography and opened a new horizon of creativity using scientific ideas. They learned many ways t...
The Joke Machine
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Campus Gujranwala: The morning assembly integrated with the English reader 'The Joke Machine' was arranged by Class IV students on April 7, 2016. The students enthusiastically participated in the role play and conveyed an inspirational me...
Long Service Award Ceremony
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: The long awaited Long Service Award Ceremony was held in Lahore on April 1, 2016. The teachers with ten and twenty years at Beaconhouse were awarded for their service. An initiative taken by the school which was highly appreciat...
Long Service Award Ceremony
Slobina Xavier| Staff Correspondent TBT| BG Satellite Town Campus Gujranwala: ‘Receiving the Long Service Award allows me to demonstrate even further to my colleagues that my commitment and dedication towards my profession is real and taken very seriously.’ The Long Service Award Ceremony i...
Fantasy Fair
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: An interesting library activity, Fantasy Fair was arranged for the students of Early Years on April 15, 2016. The students dressed up as characters from their favourite fairytales. They were warmly welcomed by...
Jashn-e-Baharan
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls organised Jashn-e-Baharan on March 3, 2016 to celebrate the colours of the new season. The event had flower arranging, poster making and dance competitions for Classes VI to VIII. Students partici...
Star Badge Award Ceremony
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To encourage and appreciate the students who converse in English in and outside the classroom, the Star Badge Award Ceremony was held on March 11, 2016. The students who were awarded star badges felt honoured and ens...
Learning Fest
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: BG Satellite Town Branch held Learning Fest on March 13, 2016. Different inspirational activities such as Learning Game Zone, Kiddy Shop, Puppet Show, Writing Island, Food Court, Writer’s Ark, Story in a Bag, Tech T...
Conservation Efforts
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Representatives of WWF and Sui Northern Gas Company visited the school on March 7, 2016. They talked about the conservation of natural resources such as natural gas. It was an interactive session where they asked st...
World Cancer Day: Speech Contest
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Classes I to III participated in the finale of the Inter-Section Speech Contest on March 7, 2016. The theme of the contest was World Cancer Day. Students participated with zeal and shared interesting information abo...
Prize Distribution Ceremony
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To appreciate the untiring efforts of the students who really worked hard to achieve success in the academic session 2014-2015, BG Satellite Town Branch held the Prize Distribution Ceremony on February 26, 2016. High ac...
E-Safety Week
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: Internet Safety Week was celebrated at Beaconhouse Gujranwala Satellite Town Branch from February 22 to March 1, 2016. The class teachers from Pre-Nursery to Class V prepared lesson plans and designed informative activi...
Let’s Celebrate Eid
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Class I students had an Eid milan party on February 26, 2016. This was done in connection with their social studies topic. It helped students learn about the holy event. They wore colourful clothes and enjoyed the a...
E- Literacy with E- Safety
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: E-Safety week was celebrated form February 22 to 26, 2016 to teach students about the etiquette of using social media, create awareness about cyber bullying and the dos and don'ts of using the internet. Students from Early years t...
Proud Moment
Fouzia Asghar| Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: It is a moment of great honour that Ayesha Habib from Class III Purple participated in the A2Z Card Making Competition and won the silver medal and distinction at the national level. She also received a cheque of PKR...
Plantation Activity
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls Branch Gujranwala: Co-curricular activities play a vital role not only in sustaining students` interest in a particular area but are also an essential part of gaining confidence and firsthand knowledge. A Plantation Activity was organised by ...
Voice Your Opinion
Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary organised an Urdu mubahisa for students of Classes III to V. The topic was “Computer aik sahulat ya azab”. The competition was carried out in three rounds. The first round was mandatory. After the class competition, selected students had to compete with ...
Who Has the Best Handwriting?
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: A handwriting competition was held at the Palm Tree Campus Lower Primary Branch on February 18, 2016. Students participated enthusiastically and it gave students a chance to improve their handwriting and to develop a sense of com...
Use of Technology
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Kindergarten students used EyeRis in their mathematics lesson on February 18, 2016. They demonstrated perfect understanding of the use of technology....
IKLC and IBIC
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: BG Satellite Town Branch students excelled at the International Kangaroo Linguistics Contest (IKLC) and International Bebras Informatics Contest (IBIC). Hiba Chaudhry of Class I-Blue received a gold medal for her outst...
Our Love for Kashmir
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Students of Lower Primary Branch PTC celebrated their love for Kashmir on February 19, 2016. Various plays, dances and speeches symbolising the Kashmiri culture were performed. The students of all the classes wore traditional Kash...
Creativity by Young Artists
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: At the Lower Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus on February 17, 2016, young artists of Kindergarten discovered different ways of making flowers through cutting, pasting, origami and hand printing. They all enjoyed the activity a l...
Little Chefs
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: KG students were all geared up to deliver the menu for the Little Chef event on February 17, 2016. The students had work stations to prepare their delicious muffins and sandwiches. Students enjoyed creating various muffin toppings and...
Polio Awareness Campaign
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls Gujranwala: A thought provoking presentation was organised by the Middle School science students for the students of the Upper Primary Branch on January 22, 2016. Students highlighted the disease Polio, its causes, effects, precaution...
Clean Up Your Desk
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: An activity, ‘Clean Up Your Desk’ was held at BG Satellite Town Branch on February 9, 2016. Teachers talked about hygiene and its importance in our lives. The students enjoyed the activity a lot and shared their expe...
Shadow Puppet Show
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To enable the students to investigate and record how the size of shadows changes as the distance between the object and light sources changes, an interesting activity, ‘Shadow Puppet Show’ was arranged fo...
Buddy Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG Satellite Town Branch Gujranwala: To inculcate in students the essence of fellowship, love, care and collaboration for their companions and the greater community, BG Satellite Town Branch celebrated Buddy Day on January 14, 2016 for Pre-Nursery-II. The s...
Best Handwriting
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: A Handwriting Competition was held in Lower Primary Branch PTC Gujranwala on November 12, 2015. It was a great chance to improve the students’ handwriting and to develop a sense of competition. The children were motivated to wr...
Piñatas
Fehmida Amin | Staff Correspondent TBT | Citi Housing Campus Gujranwala: Class II students were engaged in the fun activity of making piñatas on November 23, 2015. The students used a wide range of candies and chocolates to make the lesson interesting....
Green Living Quiz
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: A new reader, Little Rex was introduced in Kindergarten in the Lower Primary Branch PTC Gujranwala. Students enjoyed the reader a lot. ...
Let’s Read Little Rex
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Culmination Day was held at North Nazimabad Primary-I on January 13, 2016 as a part of a project regarding the core reader, My Mum Is Lost for Class I students. The aim of this special morning assembly was to make students aware about keeping s...
Reading Camp
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Kindergarten students, accompanied by a friend or a cousin, visited the ‘Camp Read-a-lot’ on December 6, 2016. The campo was set up in the school courtyard and numerous books were placed to pique the students’...
Winter Carnival
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: Winter Carnival was celebrated at BG Satellite Town Branch on January 7, 2016. Mothers of the Early Year’s students and others were invited. Different motivational activities were arranged including Learning Area, Fun Game Area, Jumping...
Early Years Prize Distribution
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: It was a proud moment for the parents of Pre-Nursery and Nursery students when they saw their little ones appreciated and awarded on December 14, 2015. A graceful ceremony was put together to give certificates to the students for mult...
Certificate Awards
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: KG students were awarded certificates for their performance and achievements in various categories on December 15, 2015. Proud parents applauded and cheered while their kids collected their certificates. The program also included a...
Reading Competition
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus Gujranwala: In order to enhance reading skills, Palm Tree Campus arranged a reading competition on December 14, 2015. Class I students read the given text extremely well. It was evident from their reading that they took full adva...
Let’s Welcome Winter with Horror
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Instead of the common winter functions, this year Palm Tree Campus broke the quietness of the winter season with a spooky Scary Dress Party on December 18, 2015. Students dressed up in creepy outfits depicting their favourite cha...
Tomorrow’s Leaders
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Our young leaders celebrated ‘World Food Day’ in style on December 7, 2015. Class IV and V students challenged each other by browsing online resources and preparing a host of questions for each other. After the use of digital ...
Spelling Bee Competition
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus Gujranwala: In order to improve spellings, PTC Gujranwala arranged a Spelling Bee contest for Class I students on December 3, 2015. The children had a great time and learned proper spellings very enthusiastically. ...
Glass Painting
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: An interesting activity, ‘ice painting’ was arranged for the students of Nursery on November 30, 2015. The art teacher gave the students a brief description of primary colours and how to make secondary colours with the help of primary...
Birthday Bash
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To develop organisational skills in Pre-Nursery students, a fun-filled activity, Birthday Bash, was held on November 20, 2015. The class teacher explained to the students how to make arrangements for a birthday party. The activity also co...
Winter Diseases Awareness (Science Club)
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Campus Gujranwala: The Science Club organised a presentation on November 20, 2015 to raise awareness on winter diseases at the Beaconhouse Palm tree Girls’ Campus. Different groups from Class VI-IX familiarised students with informative deta...
Evacuation and Lockdown Drills
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI Gujranwala: An evacuation drill was held at BGKGI on November 27, 2015 to inculcate self-reliance and to train students to respond sensibly in emergency situations. Teachers and students learned to evacuate classrooms immediately and safely during th...
Inspiring Islamiat Models
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Campus Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Girls Campus students from Classes VI-VIII showed their creativity and love toward their religion in the form of different creative models on November 27, 2015. The artworks were highly appreciated by b...
We Love Nature
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Nursery students of Beaconhouse PTC Lower Primary Branch did seed-sowing activity on November 10, 2015. This activity really enhanced their knowledge about nature and different stages of plant growth....
Home Skill Club
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To improve students’ managerial skills, foster a sense of responsibility in them and to make them creative and innovative, BGKG1 has formed a club, the Home Skill Club for primary students. The activities planned for this club are linke...
Interacting with Nature
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Kindergarten students at PTC Lower Primary Branch learnt about different parts of plants on October 27, 2015. Students identified parts of plants. They also took pictures and later discussed them after a multimedia p...
Workshop on Questioning Technique
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: A workshop was arranged for teachers on Questioning Technique on October 29, 2015. The workshop was conducted by the headmistress in which she elaborated questioning techniques, question types, Bloom’s Taxonomy and how to incorporate su...
Jolly Jingle Contest
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery, Nursery and Kindergarten students took part in Jolly Jingle Contest on November 26, 2015. It was a great opportunity for the little ones to show their talent. All students sang poems and songs with actio...
Special Assembly for Earth Quake Victims
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Gujranwala: A Special Assembly was arranged for the earthquake victims on October 27, 2015. The teachers and students said their prayers in remembrance of the sufferers and victims of this great tragedy....
Student Council Elections
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Gujranwala: BG KG I held elections for a new student council for the upcoming year. The selected candidates had to undergo a written and oral test before they could be eligible to stand. Votes were cast for the selection of the Discipline Society,...
Did You Get My Letter?
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: To revive the forgotten practice of letter writing and then posting it in the mail box, students of Class III visited the post office on October 29, 2015. They wrote letters to their parents expressing their love for ...
Celebrating the Teachers
Fehmida Amin| Staff Correspondent TBT | Citi Housing Campus Gujranwala: International Teachers’ Day was celebrated on October 5, 2015 at the Citi Housing Campus to commemorate those who have taken up the task of educating and guiding young minds. A red carpet was rolled out to welcome the teach...
Observing nature
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus Gujranwala: The little angels of Pre-Nursery went on an inter-school trip to discover and learn about the various parts of plants on October 27, 2015. Students had a great time observing and collecting the plants during the activ...
Handwriting Competition
Fehmida Amin| Staff Correspondent | Citi Housing Campus Gujranwala: Handwriting is part of our civilisation. It’s part of our identity, our culture and an essential tool for communication. The process of handwriting promotes clear thought and natural structure. Being so close to the page means t...
Reading Buddy Orientation
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Gujranwala: The Reading Buddy Programme will continue in the current session as it has proved to be very successful. To give an introduction of the programme and objectives, an orientation session was conducted on October 27, 2015. ...
Global Dignity Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Class I students welcomed guests from Paradise School on October 27, 2015 in connection with Global Dignity Day celebrations. The visiting students were also from Class I. Our hosts shared Story Time with them in ...
Student Council Meeting
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary Student Council met the branch head on October 26, 2015. All the members shared their class as well as branch issues. They presented reports on their designated duties and mentioned areas of improv...
Global Dignity Day
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Students of Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 22, 2015. They showed their respect towards others through different songs, speeches and role plays. ...
Dignity and Respect
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Dignity Day was enthusiastically celebrated in Upper Primary PTC on October 21, 2015. The little champs put in all their effort to show respect to the less fortunate. During Grand Morning Assembly, Class III students ...
Colourful Fete
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Students of Upper Primary PTC enjoyed themselves during Colour Day which was organised on October 22, 2015. Class II to V students put on colourful clothes and spent the day getting involved in many fun activities. Th...
Early Years
Fehmida Amin| Staff Correspondent TBT | Citi Housing Campus Gujranwala: Learning the alphabet is an essential part of early learning relating to literacy. Distinguishing between letters and learning their names is not all there is to learning the alphabet. Knowing how alphabets function in writing ...
Spreading Amity and Warmth
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: In connection with Dignity Day celebrations, Class II students went for a walk around the community spreading amity and warmth on October 19, 2015. The purpose was to make people aware of their being important and re...
Global Dignity Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: With Dignity Day celebrations under way at Beaconhouse ‪Wapda Town Campus, all teachers shared their thoughts on Dignity Day on the Dignity Board. The board has been displayed outside the school for the community ar...
Learning through Tablets
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Gujranwala: Students have started using tablets as a learning tool at PTC Lower Primary Branch. Kindergarten students learnt how to set time on tablets in their mathematical development lessons on October 20, 2015. ...
Blue Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To highlight the fact that every human being has the right to lead a dignified life, Blue Day was celebrated at BGKG1 on October 16, 2015. Teachers and students of Early Years wore blue-coloured clothes. The teachers delivered a lesson ...
Treat for the Humble
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: The Wapda Town Campus celebrated the Global Dignity Day on October 16, 2015 with a deserving tribute to the school’s support staff. Class III and IV students prepared a special treat for the support staff to thank them for...
Angles and 3D Shapes
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls Gujranwala: Class VII students from Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch showed great enthusiasm and interest while studying angles and 3D shapes in mathematics on October 15, 2015. The lesson was made a whole lot more interesting t...
Pop Corn Activity
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: Kindergarten teachers at PTC Lower Primary Branch organised a popcorn activity on October 16, 2015. The activity was related to the five senses as students experienced the use of all their senses. They showed involv...
Global Hand Washing Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Global Hand Washing Day is an advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of hand washing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives. Washing hands w...
World Education Games Awareness
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Branch Gujranwala: Being the World Education Games Child Ambassador, Meeral Nasir of Class IX-C helped spread awareness about the World Education Games in the Upper Primary Branch on October 9, 2015. She was assisted by Maryam. ...
PTC Shines at Art Fest
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls Gujranwala: Art Fest 2015 was held by Aitchison College on October 10, 2015. Girls from Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus participated in the still life, poster design and fashion illustration categories. Working as a team, Fajar Zia an...
Global Hand Washing Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To make students aware about the importance of cleanliness, BGKG1 held Hand Washing Day on October 13, 2015. A ‘hurdle race’ was planned for the students of Early Years which was related to hand washing. The students had to soap the...
Teacher’s Day
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Teachers play a major role in making their students responsible citizens and good human beings. It is impossible to imagine our lives without teachers. They are the cornerstone of our future. Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girl...
Grandparents Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To pay tribute to the efforts and unconditional love grandparents have for their grandchildren, Grandparents Day was held at BGKG1 on October 9, 2015. Kindergarten students warmly welcomed their grandparents to school through a heart-tou...
Learning Through Technology
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: In PTC Lower Primary Branch little scholars have started learning using tablets. Kindergarten students learnt time-setting using tablets in their mathematical development lessons. The whole class united by using innovation and...
My School Turns 40!
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: All students of Beaconhouse PTC celebrates their school’s 40th birthday on November 4, 2015. Pre-Nursery to Class I also enjoyed the special assembly and celebrations with great enthusiasm. A cake was cut and car...
40 Years- A Milestone
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Turning 40 - another milestone reached by BSS through its years of excellence, commitment and delivering the best. BSS Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala celebrated Beaconhouse’s 40th anniversary with a lot of enthusiasm and joy on ...
Teachers Are the Best
Fehmida Amin | Staff Correspondent TBT | Citi Housing Campus Gujranwala: Teacher’s Day was celebrated on October 5, 2015 at Beaconhouse Citi Housing Campus. A red carpet was rolled out to welcome the teachers. Drinks were served to them after they were seated. A grand assembly was conducted wher...
True Democracy
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Elections for the head girl and head boy were conducted on October 5, 2015 after two days of campaign by the selected candidates. Classes I to V voted for the candidates they deemed fit to hold the positions. ...
Teacher’s Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: To highlight the incredible and crucial role that teachers play in the lives of children, Teacher’s Day was celebrated at BGKG1 on October 5, 2015. The main gate was decorated with balloons. Teachers were warmly welcomed on the red ca...
Teachers’ Day Celebrations
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: The Teachers’ Day celebrations started on October 3, 2015 when all the teachers were given a grand reception with a decorated entrance to the cinema. Everyone passed through an ornamental gate decorated with flowers and buntin...
Grandparents Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala Gujranwala: The Early Years students celebrated National Grandparents Day on September 30 to honour grandparents. Students thanked their grandparents for their love and support. ...
Promoting Healthy Habits
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: A grand morning assembly on the theme of ‘Healthy Eating’ was organised on September 28, 2015 to eradicate unhealthy habits and promote healthy eating among the students. Students from all classes participated ent...
Electing their Representative
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: To foster leadership qualities among students, an election for Head Girl was conducted on September 23, 2015 in Upper Primary PTC. Class V students were encouraged to stand as candidates and the teachers shortlisted ...
Holiday Homework Completion Certificates
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm tree Campus Girls’ Branch acknowledged students who had completed their summer holiday homework on September 21 by awarding them with certificates. ...
Dissection of Goat’s Heart
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG I Gujranwala: To make the students aware about the functions of important organs, a goat’s heart dissection was arranged for Class V students on September 22, 2015. The students were briefed on the chambers of the heart and the important purpose...
Oliver Who Would Not Sleep
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG I Gujranwala: To inculcate the experience of shared reading and to make them confident readers, an activity was arranged for the Kindergarten students at BGKG I on September 21, 2015. The activity was based on their English reader ‘Oliver Who Wo...
International Peace Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG I Gujranwala: The International Day of Peace was celebrated at BGKG I on September 22, 2015. This was done to reflect on the universal goal of peace and to make the students understand that peace is not a mere absence of war but also a disposition of...
Fighting Polio
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 Gujranwala: Polio vaccination drops were administered to Early Years students at BGKG1 on September 17, 2015. Class teachers also briefed the students about the importance of polio vaccination. ...
Yoga Fitness Day
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: The art of practicing yoga aids in controlling an individual’s mind, body and soul. It brings together physical and mental disciplines to achieve peaceful harmony and helps manage stress and anxiety to keep one relaxed. Nu...
Grandparents Day
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Grandparents are an integral element of our social structure. They not only give us immeasurable love but they are also our roots and a great source of learning. To honour grandparents, Class I students celebrated grandparents da...
We Love Our Country
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus Lower Primary Branch students paid tribute to the armed forces of the country on September 15, 2015. They wore armed forces uniforms, delivered speeches and sang patriotic songs. Pre-Nursery students marched hol...
Delineating School Landmarks
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: Class III students carried out a survey of the important places in the school building on September 14, 2015. They visited the Head’s Office, IT Lab, school playground and canteen. They observed the cleanliness of the place, a...
Defence Day Celebrations
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala: On September 11, 2015 Defence Day was celebrated at PTC Gujranwala to commemorate the martyrs of 1965 War. The day was celebrated by exhibiting patriotism and honouring our soldiers. Class III students gave a performance on ‘...
Early Years Orientation
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus September 28, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Early Years held an orientation for its new students and their parents on September 11, 2015. The most important goal of our early childhood programme is to help children become ent...
Tribute to the Heroes
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI September 22, 2015 Gujranwala: Defence Day was celebrated at BGKGI on September 8, 2015 to pay tribute to our national heroes who sacrificed their lives to save our beloved homeland. Students were dressed up in green and white dresses and some ...
Legends of the Brave
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus September 22, 2015 Gujranwala: September 6 is a day in our history where the legends of our bravery, courage and sacrifice have been written in golden words for the whole world to see. To reinvigorate that spirit, Class I & II students per...
Introduction to Early Years Philosophy
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI September 20, 2015 Gujranwala: An informative and instructive workshop ‘An Introduction to Early Years Philosophy’ for the parents of new comers was organised at BGKGI on September 4, 2015. The workshop provided a brief insight to education at...
I am an Artist
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI September 17, 2015 Gujranwala: New toddlers of Pre-Nursery and Nursery were warmly welcomed by the characters of Puppet Theatre on the second day of Orientation Week i.e. September 2, 2015. Different activities were arranged in class to develop the l...
I am a Butterfly
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI September 17, 2015 Gujranwala: September 3, 2015 was the third day of the Orientation Week for the newcomers of Pre-Nursery and Nursery at BGKG1. The theme of the day ‘I am a butterfly’ was greatly enjoyed as the students wore butterfly hea...
Orientation Week
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus September 15, 2015 Gujranwala: Orientation week started in Lower Primary Branch on September 2, 2015 and continued for 14 days. On the first day parents accompanied their kids to school. Students were introduced to the various ...
First Day of Orientation Week
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI September 15, 2015 Gujranwala: The first day of orientation week was celebrated at BGKGI on September 1, 2015 with a demonstration full of fun and colors. The new toddlers of Pre-nursery and Nursery and their parents were warmly welcomed by the friend...
Introductory Session on PSHE
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: BSS aims at holistic development of all students. Keeping the needs of modern and practical life in focus, the management introduced the new subject PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Emotional) in the curriculum for...
Early Years Prayer Day
Fizza Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala: Salah is the first act of worship that was made obligatory by Allah SWT. It is one of the five pillars of Islam and essential to one's faith. With the world at our feet, it's becoming more difficult for parents to keep their chil...
I’m back to my Wonderland
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKGI Gujranwala: The students were warmly welcomed by the teachers when the school reopened on August 24, 2015 after a long summer break. The children were given welcome bands and encouraged to take part in fun activities such as face painting and card m...
Back to School
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala: The academic session 2015-2016 in Lower Primary Branch PTC, Gujranwala commenced on August 24, 2015. Students were warmly welcomed by the Head Mistress and the Early Years teachers and were given colourful giveaways. The childr...
Welcome Back
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Gujranwala: Students of PTC Upper Primary were welcomed by the branch head and their teachers after the summer break. The high-spirited learners received welcome badges and goody bags. ...
Proud Farewell to Session 2014-2015
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC July 7, 2015 Gujranwala: PTC Upper Primary bids its final adieu to Session 2014- 2015 in a proud manner as its brilliant students brought another distinction. Our young scholars participated in the 5th International Painting and Essay Wr...
Result Day
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC June 30, 2015 Gujranwala: The final term result for session 2014-2015 was announced on June 8, 2015. A great number of parents came to receive the results of their children. Students were congratulated for being promoted to the next class. They were e...
Result Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 June 22, 2015 Gujranwala: Final result day of the academic year 2014-2015 was held on June 9, 2015. Result day is a vital part of BSS policies as this tradition fortifies the parent, school and child partnership and updates parents about their chi...
Funky Friday
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG 1 June 17, 2015 Gujranwala: BGKG1 celebrated the last day of the year with great enthusiasm on May 29, 2015. The Early Years students attired themselves in sleeping suits and brought soft toys and cushions along with them. A fun and delicious break...
Science Geek & Wiz
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch June 16, 2015 Gujranwala: ‘The struggle for excellence never ends’. Our students proved this statement by winning the titles and badges for the 3rd Science Geek and Wiz Competition on May 28, 2015. These were jubilant time...
Anthropometric and fitness competition 2015
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls’ Branch June 12, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus organized Anthropometric and Fitness Competition on May 29, 2015 in which students’ fitness capabilities were analysed and they were awarded with certificates. ...
Junior Staff Annual Dinner 2015
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus held the Annual Dinner for junior staff on May 30, 2015 to thank them for their efforts throughout the term. The staff members enjoyed singing, dancing and eating. ...
Annual Dinner 2015
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: The faculty of Beaconhouse Gujranwala Palm Tree Campus worked with dedication and devotion the whole year. To acknowledge their efforts, an annual dinner was held on May 29, 2015. The A Level teachers were awarded High Ach...
Thirsty Thursday
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: The Early Years and Primary Level students celebrated Thirsty Thursday on May 28, 2015. The Early Years students swam and played in water the whole day. Later, they enjoyed watermelons. Primary Level students had a Mini A...
Whimsical Wednesday
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: The students of Early Years and Primary level celebrated the end-of-the-year party June 1, 2015. Wearing beautiful clothes, they enjoyed to their hearts fill. The students played the entire day, all the while eating delic...
Aqua Fun!
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Lower Primary Branch held Splash Day on May 28, 2015 much to the delight of the students. Children enjoyed the hot summer day splashing about in cool swimming pools. They had a great time participating in fun water ...
Blue Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery children celebrated Blue Day in Lower Primary Branch, PTC Gujranwala on May 29, 2015. Children enjoyed wearing blue coloured clothes and exploring blue objects around them. The class decor...
A Fun End to the Session
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Upper Primary students spent the last two days of Session 2014-2015 having a great time with their non-BSS siblings and friends at the school. On May 28, 2015, students enjoyed themselves by getting ...
Let’s Relax and Enjoy!
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus June 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Gujranwala Chapter’s Annual Dinner 2015 was held on May 29, 2015. The dinner was hosted by Lower and Upper Primary of PTC. All the branches presented beautiful songs, poems and skits. After a delicious meal, t...
Staff Get Together
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 10, 2015 Gujranwala: The staff of WTC got together to enjoy a relaxing evening filled with music and fun on May 22, 2015. Everyone enjoyed some wonderful music played by the music teachers. The evening fun was accompanied by some del...
I Love Orange
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 10, 2015 Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery students at the Lower Primary Branch celebrated Orange Day on May 25. They wore orange outfits and the classrooms were decorated in the shades of orange to familiarise them wit...
Early Years Colour Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 10, 2015 Gujranwala: Early year students celebrated colour day on May 25, 2015. Each class was given a colour with which they made collages, did face paintings and made wrist bands. Students had a great time playing with colours. ...
End of Session Party
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 10, 2015 Gujranwala: Class I students celebrated their end of year party on May 25, 2015. All the children dressed up especially for the occasion. The party included hoop game, nine pins and musical chairs. The students enjoyed a lo...
Cultural Diversity Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery to KG students celebrated Cultural Diversity Day with great enthusiasm. Students came in different cultural dresses and had a great time with their friends. The activity enhanced the studen...
Picnic with a Buddy
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: PTC arranged a wonderful picnic party on May 20, 2015. The picnic was held in the boys’ branch playground and the students were allowed to bring their friends to school. The most entertaining part of...
Little Learners at their Best
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: The little scholars of Pre-Nursery Purple gave a presentation during assembly relating to the actions and sounds of alphabets on May 12, 2015. They did the actions and sang the jingles with great enthusi...
World Famous Celebrities
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: The young learners of Class I Amber gave a presentation during assembly about the great personalities of the world around us on May 13, 2015. They told their friends about the secrets to these famous p...
A Healthy Treat
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: Lower Primary Branch in PTC Gujranwala arranged a wonderful breakfast for the children on May 21, 2015. During the celebration teachers explained about the importance of having good manners and the ben...
Eidee time
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: Eid Milan Party was celebrated by Class I students as an end of term treat. It was also a great opportunity to create better understanding regarding their Social Studies topic regarding the occasion. ...
Theatrical Performance
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: “A passion for the dramatic art is inherent in the nature of man.” To show this passion for the dramatic art, the little artists of KG and Nursery participated in theatrical performances on May 14 and 15, 2015. Th...
Cultural Diversity show
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I June 9, 2015 Gujranwala: To understand the basic needs and rights of different people around the world and to develop respect for different cultures and human societies amongst students, BG KG I organized a vibrant Cultural Diversity Show on Ma...
Stand up for the Champions
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala June 8, 2015 Gujranwala: PTC Upper Primary students Manal Nadeem of Class V-Amber and Haroon Rasheed of Class III-Red achieved distinctions in the 1st International Kangaroo Linguist Competition held at PTC. Haroon won gold ...
A Proud Moment
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary June 8, 2015 Gujranwala: Young artists of PTC Upper Primary made everyone proud as they came forth in Art Beat, National Child Art Competition and Exhibitions. The results were announced on May 20, 2015. Naba Abdul Sttar of Class III wo...
Urban Planners in the Making
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary Gujranwala June 4, 2015 Gujranwala: On May 18, 2015 Beaconhouse PTC Upper Primary Class III students took charge of being architects and made map of Paracha Town as part of their social studies project. They made a road netwo...
Inauguration
Qasim Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Citi housing Scheme June 3, 2015 Gujranwala: The Beaconhouse School System takes immense pride in opening a new branch in Citi Housing Scheme, Gujranwala .The branch is housed in two identical buildings and boasts a huge playground. A great deal of e...
Inter-Branch Drama Competition
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC June 2, 2015 Gujranwala: The Annual Inter-branch Drama Competition was held on May 5, 2015. A fabulous variety ranging from authentic to highly innovative plays entertained the audience. There were two categories; Category one had Classes VI and ...
International Earth Day
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala June 2, 2015 Gujranwala: Earth Day is celebrated annually on April 22. To give a new direction to the students Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus marked Earth Day on May 7, 2015. Students from Class VI to VIII and IXM...
Graduation Ceremony
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala Campus May 29, 2015 Gujranwala: The Kindergarten and Class I Graduation Ceremony was held on May 8, 2015 at the Lower Primary Branch, PTC, Gujranwala. Students wore black gowns and mortarboards. They were extremely excited as ...
Speech Competitions
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 28, 2015 Gujranwala: Class I students participated in an inter-section speech competition on April 28, 2015. The topic was, Importance of Newspaper in Daily Life. Fatima Faisal of Class I-Blue won the competition while Arham and Shahe...
Health is Wealth
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 28, 2015 Gujranwala: To inculcate healthy eating habits in students of the Early Years, an activity, Health is Wealth was held on May 5, 2015. The objective was to encourage students to eat fruit every day. Students also shared fun f...
Social Responsibility
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 28, 2015 Gujranwala: In connection with the lesson, Getting to Know Our World, students of Class IV held a card and envelop-making workshop for the students of a public school on April 28, 2015. Students were invited from Shahzaib Hi...
Inauguration and Events
Qasim Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Citi Housing Campus, Gujranwala May 21, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse School System is proud to introduce its new branch in Citi Housing Scheme, Gujranwala. The branch is housed in two identical buildings and boasts a huge ground. Teaching and ...
Environmental Fair
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 May 21, 2015 Gujranwala: An exhibition of the projects made during Earth Day activities was held on April 29. Parents were invited to see how well students had recycled material. The students informed them that waste material can be reduced, recyc...
Earth Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 May 21, 2015 Gujranwala: To commemorate the 45th Earth Day, different activities were arranged at BGkG1 from April 22 to 24, 2015. Special lesson plans were prepared by the teachers including ‘Where does garbage go?’ and ‘Don’t trash our f...
Campaign to Save the Earth
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Branch May 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Beasonhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch held ‘Saving Earth Campaign’. Class VI students celebrated the day with the logo ‘Let’s Green Up!’ They planted a variety of soil and water p...
International Kangroo Linguistic Contest
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls’ Branch May 18, 2015 Gujranwala: The results for the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest, organised by Kangurous Sans Frontieres Pakistan, were announced in April 2015. Three talented students of Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girl...
Drama Fest 2015
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Gujranwala: Stage drama is a strong medium of education which plays an important role in transforming the societies with reflection and identification of social evils. Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus organised Drama Fest 2015 on April 22, 20...
Earth Day Campaign
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls May 14, 2015 Gujranwala: An awareness campaign was run by Class VI on two consecutive days, April 20 and 20, 2015. Students made charts, banners, posters, badges and brochures. They visited Class V at the PTC Upper Primary branch, Class ...
Our Science Geeks
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC May 12, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ students of Class VI were awarded badges on April 16, 2015 in the 2nd Science Geek and Science Wiz under the SOLE Science programme. This time, the students posed more challenges to one...
Fun with Windmills
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus May 5, 2015 Gujranwala: Kindergarten students learnt how windmills work as part of their lesson, Knowledge and Understanding of the World around Us. In a related activity on April 14, they made paper windmills with...
Making Fractions Easier
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala May 5, 2015 Gujranwala: On April 16, 2015, Kindergarten students at the Lower Primary Branch learnt new techniques in understanding fractions by using pieces of paper to aid them. They were taught to fold the paper...
Road Safety
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus May 5, 2015 Gujranwala: Kindergarten students at the Lower Primary Branch participated in an assembly on traffic signs on April 15, 2015. They helped their peers understand the significance of traffic signs and wer...
Session by WWF and Sui Northern
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus May 5, 2015 Gujranwala: A joint session was conducted by WWF and Sui Northern Pakistan on April 14, 2015 to communicate the importance of natural resources. The session also informed students about the possible hazards of ga...
Bicycle Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 May 5, 2015 Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery and Nursery students participated in a bicycle race on April 17, 2015 at BGKG1. Winners were awarded trophies. ...
Co-curricular Activities Award Ceremony
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 May 4, 2015 Gujranwala: To acknowledge and appreciate the students’ outstanding efforts of in co-curricular activities, BGKG1 held a Co-curricular Activities Awards Ceremony on April 16, 2015. Students were awarded trophies. ...
Gram Rec Poetry Competition
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG-I May 4, 2015 Gujranwala: BGKG-I held Gram Rec Poetry Competition on April 13, 2015 for the students of Class III. The young singers mesmerised the audience and judges with their voices. They were judged on the basis of accuracy (proper pronunciat...
Examination Orientation
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 May 4, 2015 Gujranwala: To keep the parents of Class IV students updated with examination dates, paper pattern, syllabus, time duration and marks breakup, an examination orientation session was arranged on April 15, 2015 at BGKG1. The session was...
International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 April 28, 2015 Gujranwala: Khawaja Muhammad Awais, student of Class IV-Yellow at BGKG1, participated in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest on December 10, 2014. His remarkable performance was recognised by the jury and he was awarded wi...
Urdu Workshop for Primary Teachers
As part of Professional Development Week, an Urdu lesson planning workshop for the Primary School Urdu Teachers was held at BG PTC, Gujranwala on 3rd January 2014. The trainer helped teachers in making word processed lesson plans by incorporating newly-learnt strategies and techniques. SGO I provid...
Teachers’ Excellence Award Ceremony
Award events not only motivate employees, boost their morale but also are an inspiration to follow suit. SGO-I organised such an event to acknowledge the teachers for their diligence and commitment resulting in CIE A Level Learners Awards. The Teachers' Award Ceremony was held on March 22 at Walton...
Hats Off to Reading
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 April 28, 2015 Gujranwala: An inspiring library activity titled Hats off to Reading was arranged at BGKG1 for the students of Class III and IV in the month of March, 2015. The passionate readers made creative hats and wore them during their reading s...
Puppets in Action
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Branch April 22, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch organised a puppet show based on folktales with Class VII students on March 20, 2015. The students were completely enthralled by the show. ...
Debates and National Songs
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC Girls’ Branch April 22, 2015 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch organised an intra-branch debates and national songs competition for Classes VII and VIII on March 26, 2015. The two teams in both competitions put...
Pakistan Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 April 20, 2015 Gujranwala: BGKG1 celebrated Pakistan Day on March 26, 2015. A special assembly was arranged in which the students of Classes III and IV participated in a national songs singing competition. The importance of Pakistan Day was shared...
Happy Garden
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 April 17, 2015 Gujranwala: International Happiness Day was celebrated with a plantation activity at BGKG1 on March 24, 2015. Kindergarten and Classes I and II designed a Happy Garden by planting beautiful flowers and plants. This activity has hel...
English Story Writing Competition
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus April 17, 2015 Gujranwala: a story writing competition was held for Class I students on March 19, 2015. The students participated enthusiastically. They showed their creativity remarkably and were awarded certificates at the end. ...
Let’s Celebrate Teddy’s Birthday
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus April 16, 2015 Gujranwala: Class I celebrated Bhaloo ki Salgirah on March 18, 2015. This activity is a part of the Urdu lesson Shararat Bharay Tohfay. The purpose of the activity was to guide students on how to plan a party. Cake and g...
Co-Curricular Prize Distribution Ceremony
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 13, 2015 Gujranwala: To encourage students, a co-curricular prize distribution ceremony was arranged on March 20, 2015. Parents were also invited. Position-holders in the activities such as Master Chef, Hand Writing Competition, the...
International Day of Happiness
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG-I April 10, 2015 Gujranwala: The International Day of Happiness was celebrated at BGKG1 for the students of Pre-Nursery and Nursery on March 20, 2015. The theme of the day was orange. The students enjoyed a lot by wearing orange clothes. They brou...
SOLE in Action
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch April 08, 2015 Gujranwala: Students of Class VI are striving for excellence in order to become self-organised learners under the SOLE Science project. An event was held on March 2, 2015 when badges for “Science Geek” and ...
Circuit Mania
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus, Girls’ Branch April 08, 2015 Gujranwala: Class VI students conducted a science exhibition on March 11, 2015. They applied their knowledge of electric circuits through working models. Every model had its own specialty. One of them wa...
Science Festival
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus April 8, 2015 Gujranwala: Students from Class VI to IXC participated in a science exhibition on March 17, 2015. Various working models were exhibited, including projects that showed the effect of smoking on the lungs, the use of acids in da...
Golden Star Badges
Amber Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Walton Campus March 27, 2015 Gujranwala: Walton Campus Lower Primary Section encourages the culture of conversing in English. So from February 23 to 25, 2015, the Golden Star Badge Ceremony was held for Classes I, II and III. Lower Primary Headmistress Shi...
Artists at Work
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus March 26, 2015 Gujranwala: The Early Years students took part in an art activity on March 11. They used forks as a painting tool to make chicks and flowers. They gave finishing touches to their work with paint brushes and paper cutouts. ...
Celebrating Teacherhood
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala March 26, 2015 Gujranwala: Teachers from Palm Tree Campus’ Lower Primary section represented the branch at the Teacherhood Conference at Beaconhouse-Newlands Lahore on March 7, 2015. They attended workshops, joined discuss...
Class VIII Bifurcation
Yumna Eram Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Branch March 21, 2015 Gujranwala: An orientation session was organised on March 6, 2015 by Gujranwala Chapter to facilitate parents and Class VIII students with their decision regarding subject choice. The career adviser helped students u...
Culmination Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala March 21, 2015 Gujranwala: In connection with their lesson 'My Mom is Lost', Class I students celebrated Culmination Day on March 5, 2015. They presented their work related to the story on fliers and portfolios. They also performed role...
Community Leaders
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 19, 2015 Gujranwala: The school society, Community Leaders, took an initiative of making the residents of Wapda Town aware of their civi duties on March 5, 2015. A walk was oragnised in which students carried banners. They also p...
Chess Competition
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 19, 2015 Gujranwala: The school sports society, Field Champions, organised a chess competition between Classes IX-C and X-C on March 4, 2015. The students for the final round were chosen after two initial rounds. Izzah Tahir of Cl...
Women’s Day Celebration
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 19, 2015 Gujranwala: To pay tribute to women, BGKG1 celebrated Women’s Day on March 9, 2015. Teachers wore white-coloured clothes symbolising purity, green-coloured clothes symbolising hope and purple-coloured clothes symbolising dignity. ...
National Songs Competition
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC, Gujranwala March 18, 2015 Gujranwala: A national song singing competition was held at Upper Primary, PTC Gujranwala on February 26, 2015. Students from all classes participated. The competition was judged by Shazaib Ahmed from the Boys’ Branch, Ms...
Mathematical Wizard Contest
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC, Gujranwala March 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Mathematical Wizard Contest was held at PTC Upper Primary. The contest consisted of two rounds. In the first round, all students from Classes II to V participated. Student securing highest marks in their section...
Movie Day
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC, Gujranwala March 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Class IV students watched a movie on February 27, 2015. The movie Hachi was about a dog that waited for his master at a railway station for 10 years and eventually dies there waiting. Students were amazed to wit...
Investiture Ceremony 2014-15
Yumna Eram Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch March 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Elected society heads and members of the student council took a pledge of trust and comradeship on February 27, 2015 swearing that they would be honest, truthful, respectful and kind. The oath was a...
Spelling Bees
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: Spelling Bee contest was arranged for Class I on February 25, 2015. Students participated enthusiastically. ...
Kashmir Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: The Early Years students at BGKG1 marked Kashmir Day on February 27, 2015. They came to school wearing Kashmiri outfits. Pre-Nursery and Nursery students performed patriotic songs and prayed for the people of Kashmir. K...
Movie Time
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: Class V students watched Planet of the Apes on February 23, 2015. After watching the movie they were able to realise that animals had rights which needed to be acknowledged and protected. Later, the students wr...
Sandwich-Making Activity
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: Class I students participated in a sandwich-making activity on March 2, 2015. The students made delicious sandwiches with the help of their class teachers. Later, they wrote the step-by-step recipe on worksheets given ...
Movie Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: Members of the Reading Club at BGKG1arranged a movie day on February 26, 2015. Classes IV and II watched the movie Home Alone and then they wrote reviews. ...
Movie Day
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala March 17, 2015 Gujranwala: To teach students about animal rights, a movie was shown to Class II on February 24, 2015. Students were informed about the probable extinction of bees. Through the animated characters, feelings, emotions and a...
Buffet Lunch
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 16, 2015 Gujranwala: BGKG1 arranged an activity to improve eating manners like taking turns, sharing, saying thank you and please and taking a little food at a time. A buffet lunch was held for the students of Class I February 26, 2015. A ...
Celebrating Hug Day with Books
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 16, 2015 Gujranwala: Students celebrated Hug Day on February 25 to keep the spirit of caring and love alive. Classes III and IV arranged a reading corner for Pre-Nursery and Nursery students in which they displayed picture books that they ...
Art Competition
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 13, 2015 Gujranwala: An art competition was held amongst the students of Nursery, Kindergarten and Classes I, II and III February 20, 2015. The competition helped Early Years and Primary level students to discover their artistic aptitude. Wi...
Project Culmination Day in Class I
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 13, 2015 Gujranwala: To help students learn about staying safe in public places and identify community helpers who can be trusted, BGKG1 held a project culmination day for Class I on February 24, 2015. The activity was based on their curricu...
Sharing Good Practices
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch March 13, 2015 Gujranwala: Classes XI-C and X-C are under immense pressure for upcoming CIEs these days. They are attending crash courses, taking mock tests and attempting past papers. Arsal Nabi Cheema of A1 achieved a dist...
A Small Child Who Makes an Important Discovery
Minahil Khan | VIII-Orange | Palm Tree Campus, Girls Branch, Gujranwala
Henry, a ten year old boy was living in a Chesterfield which is a village in North America. His mother’s death two days ago proved to be a bolt from the blue for him. He was in complete state of consternation when informed about his mother’s death, as plethora of tears coursed down his pale chee...
Make a Milkshake
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 March 12, 2015 Gujranwala: To enable the students to understand the importance of fruit and milk as an integral part of daily food intake, an inspiring activity, Make a Milkshake was held at BGKG1 on February 24, 2015. The students made milkshake ...
Workshop on Cursive Handwriting
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC March 11, 2015 Gujranwala: A workshop on cursive handwriting was conducted by Headmistress of Upper Primary at PTC on February 19, 2015. All faculty members attended the workshop. Trainees were guided on how to help students write grass, sky and ro...
Tug of War
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC March 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Tug of war between Classes III-Amber and III-Purple was held on February 15, 2015. Both teams put in all their energies to pull the opponent across the line. In the end, Class III-Amber was declared winner. The contest wa...
Model of Learning
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus March 04, 2015 Gujranwala: Ms Tahmeena Naeem visited Lower Primary, Palm Tree Campus from the Beaconhouse Head Office to deliver a model lesson on mathematics in Class I on Friday, February 16, 2015. After observing her lesson the r...
Learning is Fun
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala March 04, 2015 Gujranwala: Students of Class V in Upper Primary, PTC were introduced to a new mathematical concept in an innovative way. On February 16 they were given match sticks and were asked to tell their exact number. S...
Culmination Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 03, 2015 Gujranwala: Class I students made various presentations for the culmination day of their lesson, My Mum Is Lost, on January 17, 2015. The activities included a role-play, songs and presentations. Students made flyers with s...
IQ Test
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PTC March 03, 2015 Gujranwala: Rania Salman of Class VII-Pink won an IQ test held by the Pakistan Competition Authority on February 16, 2015. She was awarded a certificate and an Oxford dictionary for her outstanding abilities. ...
Making Sound Waves
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC February 26, 2015 Gujranwala: Class V students made different models to show how sound production and transmission was done. They presented their models on February 12, 2015. In their presentations, they shared the material used in making the models ...
Calligraphy Competition
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC February 26, 2015 Gujranwala: A calligraphy competition was held for Class V students. The Competition was held in two rounds. Three students from each section were short listed for the second and final round that took place on February 13, 2015. Stude...
Rescue 1122 Workshop
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus February 25, 2015 Gujranwala: A first aid and safety training session was conducted for the teaching staff at BSS Wapda Town Campus on February 7, 2015. The representatives demonstrated CPR and spoke in detail about first-aid in case of a...
Super Green Angel
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 February 25, 2015 Gujranwala: Asjad Hameed, student of Class III Blue participated in the 3Rs Campus Quiz competition which was held in Oct-Dec 2014. His remarkable performance was highly appreciated and he was awarded with the title and shield o...
Book Elections
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 February 25, 2015 Gujranwala: BGKG1 arranged an interesting activity called Book Elections for Classes III and IV on February 9, 2015. The young readers selected a book of their choice in groups, they then prepared posters for the chosen book, th...
Mehfil-e-Milad
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 February 25, 2015 Gujranwala: Mehfil-e-Milad was held at BGKG1 February 4, 2015. Classes III and IV participated in the event. The participants recited verses from the Holy Quran as well as hamd and naat. Winners were awarded certificates. ...
Teaching Creative Writing
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala February 23, 2015 Gujranwala: A workshop entitled, ‘Developing Creative Writing’ was conducted by the Upper Primary Headmistress on February 11, 2015. English teachers from all levels attended the workshop. The trainees...
CEATS Science Contest
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala February 23, 2015 Gujranwala: Students from Class II to V took part in a science contest held by CEATS on February 6, 2015. Students took part in the super junior and junior categories of the contest. In the 80-minute test, ...
Muqabala-e-Parhai
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary Palm Tree Campus February 19, 2015 Gujranwala: An inter-section Urdu Muqabala-e-Parhai was held for Class IV students on February 11, 2015. The participants of the competition were divided in two categories; the proficient readers’ catego...
Exploring Areas through Rocks and Vegetation
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary Palm Tree Campus February 19, 2015 Gujranwala: Class IV students were shown a collection of different rocks and stones on February 10, 2015. Mica, gold specs in the rock from a gold mine, salt stone, marble and sedimentary rock samples were kee...
The Early Years Celebrate Hug Day
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Hug Day was celebrated on February 4, 2015. The purpose was to make students of The Early Years appreciate relationships in their life, whether they are relationships with their teacher and friends or fam...
Soil Analysis
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: The students of Class V analysed different soil samples on February 9, 2015 to find out the type of soil which traps the most air. They conducted the experiment in the science lab and used loamy...
Jolly Jingle Contest
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: To develop students’ vocal skills and confidence, an inter-section Jolly Jingle Contest was held at BGKG1 on February 6, 2015. The young singers of Nursery mesmerized the judges and audience with their melodious ji...
Let’s Fight Measles
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Students at Lower Primary, Palm Tree Campus were vaccinated against measles on February 6, 2015. The vaccinations were successfully administered and parents appreciated the school’s effort towards st...
Locating Qibla
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC Gujranwala February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: The students of Class V located the direction of the Ka’aba by using a compass for their Social Studies lesson on February 6, 2015. They made arrows showing the direction of the Ka’aba and pa...
Movie Day for Pre-Nursery and Nursery
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 18, 2015 Gujranwala: Movie Day was celebrated on January 16, 2015. The students watched Ice Age: The Meltdown and ate popcorn. ...
Let’s Make Milkshake
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus February 17, 2015 Gujranwala: Kindergarten students learnt how to make milkshakes on February 3, 2015. This activity was related to their lesson, Making Milkshake. All students enjoyed the activity. ...
The Bones
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC February 11, 2015 Gujranwala: Class IV students gave presentations on Human Skeleton to their classmates. They explained them the common and scientific names of human bones and their functions. They also shared the ways to make bones stronger and po...
Creating Effective Learning Scenarios
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC February 3, 2015 Gujranwala: Class V students thoroughly enjoyed watching documentaries on the Hindu caste system and causes which led to the War of Independence on January 28, 2015. Their listening and observation skills were tested later through a ...
Winter Fun
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Kindergarten students celebrated ‘winter’ on January 27, 2015. They came to school wearing costumes of snowman. They sang and danced to the tunes of “I am a little Snowman” and “I got to move it mov...
Winter Gala
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Nursery students organised a winter festival on January 27, 2015. The students came dressed as different dry fruit. Nursery-Gold represented pine nuts and almonds. Nursery-Silver represented sweet candy a...
Winter Festival
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Pre-Nursery students celebrated Winter Festival on January 27, 2015. They performed on a song, “I am a Barbie girl” in coloured winter clothes. The whole class participated and everyone was looked ver...
Master Chef Finale
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: The final round of Master Chef was conducted on January 27, 2015, where Class V students made sandwiches and Class IV students made salad. The contest was judged by Ms Javeria and Ms Rabia, guests from Palm T...
Language Facilitators’ Meeting
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Language facilitators of Classes II and III had their meeting with the branch head on January 23, 2015. They shared their issues and proposed practical strategies to promote English speaking in the branch. ...
Result Day for Midyear Examinations
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: The result day for midyear examinations was held on Saturday, January 17, 2015. The parents of students of Class II to Class V visited the branch and received the result for their children. Parent...
Reading Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: A reading day was celebrated on January 23, 2015. In the activity that was conducted, the students of primary classes [I to V] read for the students of middle and secondary classes [VI to IX-C]. The seniors ga...
Grandparents Day
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Students are really attached to their grandparents. Grandparents and students played a guessing game to test how much one knew about the other. ...
Spell Buzz Competition Activity
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Students were able to accurately guess the words by using the ‘blending’ technique. Kindergarten-Silver won the competition. ...
CEATS Mathematics Contest
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary January 29, 2015 Gujranwala: Upper Primary students at the Palm Tree Campus participated in a national-level Mathematics contest held by CEATS on January 23, 2015. Students from all four levels took part by registering themselves for t...
Farewell to Dengue
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary January 28, 2015 Gujranwala: In the second and third weeks of January, Class V students ran an awareness campaign about efforts to stop dengue. Students of all the three sections of Class V did a project on it. They searched on the inte...
Milkshake Activity
Sidra Jamshaid | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus January 26, 2015 Gujranwala: Students made milkshake on January 16, 2015 by using a list of ingredients. They were taught how to make their favourite milkshake by changing the core ingredient (fruit). They really enjoyed this activit...
A Session with Grandparents
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus January 26, 2015 Gujranwala: A talk session was held with the grandparents of Class III students January 19, 2014. The grandparents were invited to talk about ways of life in the past. They talked about their lifestyle, currency, games an...
Mid-Year Result
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: Parents were warmly welcomed to the school for the mid-year result on January 17, 2014. They and the teachers discussed the children’s progress. ...
A Session with a Pastor
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: In connection with Social Studies lesson, Christmas, Class III students interviewed Pastor Mr Shamshad and Bible teacher Mr Lee on January 14, 2014. The purpose of this interactive session was to introduce stu...
The Student Council’s Meeting
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: BSS Palm Tree Campus’ Upper Primary Student Council had their meeting with the branch head on January 16, 2015. Prefects from Classes II to V shared with the branch head disciplinary issues at the school and in their res...
Scientists at Work
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: Class IV students were given an opportunity to work in the Science Laboratory on January 15, 2015. They were told about which precautionary measures to take while working in the lab. They were given a brief description of...
Result Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: The result for the first term was announced and delivered to the parents of Pre-Nursery to Class I students on January 17, 2015. Parents were very happy to receive their child’s result and expressed their satisfaction ...
Result Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG I January 23, 2015 Gujranwala: Result Day for the first term of the academic year 2014-2015 was held on January 17, 2015. Parents appreciated the efforts of teachers in improving the students’ learning and also discussed with the teachers any con...
Spelling Wizard
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 30, 2014 Gujranwala: Classes II to V participated in the Spelling Wizard Competition on December 15, 2014. The finalists were selected after two class-based rounds, whereas the final round was inter-section. ...
Peshawar Attack
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 30, 2014 Gujranwala: To show our love and support for the victims and families of the Peshawar attack, Class III students made cards and a banner on December 18, 2014. The banner was sent to CMH Peshawar where it was received b...
Urdu Storytelling Competition
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC December 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Students participated in the Urdu Storytelling Competition held by SG1, Central Region. The selection of participants for SG Round was done by holding an intersection competition in the branch. Amna Arshad, ...
Our World
Slobina Xavier| Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 December 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Students of Kindergarten-Red from BGKG1 were nominated for an online project titled, Our World. The project is designed to enhance social, emotional, collaborative and inquiring skills moreover the project aims to lay ...
Calligraphy Competition 2014
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch December 26, 2014 Gujranwala: An intra-branch calligraphy competition was held on December 9, 2014. Students of Class VIII-C participated in this competition, aiming to preserve and promote the Islamic artistic heritage. ...
Pet Show
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 December 24, 2014 Gujranwala: BGKG1 held Pet Day on December 12, 2014. The Early Years students brought their pets to school. Students talked about important factors such as food, water, sunlight and air needed for the survival of living things an...
World Diabetes Day
Yumna Irum Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC December 18, 2014 Gujranwala: In connection with World Diabetes Day, BSS PTC girls’ branch held an awareness session on December 3, 2014. Dr Amjad Iqbal, head of the Diabetes Department at GRW, was invited. Topics that he covered included di...
Investiture Ceremony
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 December 16, 2014 Gujranwala: Elections for the Head Boy, Head Girl, Deputy Head Boy, Deputy Head Girl, President and Vice President of the Discipline Society, Reading Club and Sports Club was held during the last week of November. Students of Cla...
Let’s Party
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus December 12, 2014 Gujranwala: A party was arranged for students of Pre-Nursery to Class I on November 28, 2014. Students came in funky hairstyles and showed off their cool looks among their friends. ...
Iqbal Day with Grandparents
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus December 9, 2014 Gujranwala: ‘Iqbal Day with Grandparents’ was held at the Palm Tree Campus in Gujranwala on November 27, 2014. Students from Pre-Nursery to Class I performed on various acts and songs. Allama Iqbal’s poe...
Science Exhibition
Yumna Irum Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls’ Branch December 4, 2014 Gujranwala: A Science Model Exhibition was held at Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus, Girls’ Branch Gujranwala on October 21, 2014. Students from Classes VI-VIII participated in this exhibition. The objective was to de...
Reading Competition
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus December 3, 2014 Gujranwala: Lower Primary arranged a reading competition on November 19, 2014 to inculcate the good habit of reading in its students. Children read various passages from books to show their best reading skills. ...
Pet’s Day
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus December 3, 2014 Gujranwala: Lower Primary Branch arranged the Day with the title, “care for nature” on November 20; a day to allow students to bring their pets to school. Children from all the classes observed the pets an...
Oath-taking Ceremony
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 2, 2014 Gujranwala: The Head Boy, Head Girl, deputies and prefects took their oaths in a graceful ceremony on November 18, 2014. The parents graced the occasion with their presence. The Principal Ms Salam took the oath from the n...
Welcome to the New Team Member
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala December 2, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus, Upper Primary, welcomed Muhammad Qasim to its team on November 20, 2014. His classmates made colourful welcome cards for him and the Branch Head gave him a gift. As a computer wi...
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala December 2, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala, Upper Primary Annual Prize Distribution for Session 2013- 2014 and Badge- Awarding Ceremony for Session 2014-2015 was held on November 14, 2014. Distinction-holders f...
Celebrating Iqbal Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG-KG1 November 28, 2014 Gujranwala: To pay tribute to and remember the works and contribution of Allama Muhammad Iqbal for the renaissance of the spirit of Muslim nationalism in the subcontinent, Iqbal Day was celebrated on November 14, 2014 at BGKG1. ...
Iqbal Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus November 25, 2014 Gujranwala: To celebrate Iqbal Day and pay homage to the great philosopher and poet Allama Iqbal, the Early Years presented a role-play in the morning assembly on November 11, 2014. ...
Inter-section Handwriting Competitions
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC November 25, 2014 Gujranwala: The Palm Tree Campus Upper Primary Section held inter-section English and Urdu Handwriting Competitions for Class II to V on November 11, 2014. The competition was carried out in two rounds. In the preliminary round, one ...
First Aid Training Workshop
Yumna Eram Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch November 25, 2014 Gujranwala: SGO I arranged a first aid workshop at the Palm Tree Campus on November 6, 2014. The workshop was conducted by Dr Fouzia from Beaconhouse Defence Campus, Lahore. Dr Fouzia shared precautionary meas...
10th Annual Dawn Spelling Bee Contest
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC November 24, 2014 Gujranwala: Students participated in the 10th Annual Dawn Spelling Bee Contest held on October 28, 2014 at Ali Institute of Education, Lahore. Dania Sohail, Amna Arshad and Abdullah Asif of Class V won the School Spella...
Skype Session
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC November 24, 2014 Gujranwala: A Skype Session was held on “Sharing Good Deeds” with BG KG1 on November 6, 2014. Students from Class III to Class V proudly shared their good deeds with the students of the other branch. They tried to i...
Reading Fever
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 November 24, 2014 Gujranwala: BGKG1 celebrated Reading Awareness Week with a reading competition in the month of October to develop love for reading and to enhance the reading skill amongst students. The students read books of their choice during ...
First Parent-teacher Meeting
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 November 24, 2014 Gujranwala: The first parent-teacher meeting of the academic year was held on November 8, 2014. These meetings are a very important part of the students’ development and assists in the improvement of student performance. ...
Jolly Jingle Contest
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala November 20, 2014 Gujranwala: The students of Lower Primary were given the opportunity to prove their skills in musical activities by participating in the Jolly Jingle Competition on October 31. Young singers of Pre-Nursery, N...
Fish and Frog
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus November 19, 2014 Gujranwala: in connection with their science lesson, Fish & Frog, Class II students observed fish and frog under a magnifying glass on October 29, 2014. This activity was conducted by Science Teacher Ms Ammara Asif. The ...
Electing Their Leaders
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus November 19, 2014 Gujranwala: The school held Student Council elections on October 29, 2014. Students were allowed to vote for their favourite candidates and they were all really excited about it. Finally the results were announced and the ...
First PTM of the Session
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary November 19, 2014 Gujranwala: The first parent-teacher meeting of the Session 2014-2015 at PTC Upper Primary was held on November 8, 2014. Parents discussed the performance of their children with their respective teachers. Teachers app...
Annual Prize Distribution
Yumna Eram Qazi| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch November 18, 2014 Gujranwala: A prize distribution ceremony was conducted on November 4, 2014 to celebrate and acknowledge students’ excellence in curricular and co-curricular areas. Proud parents were invited to this momentou...
Allama Iqbal Day Celebrations 2014
Yumna Eram Qazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch November 18, 2014 Gujranwala: Iqbal Day was celebrated to admire an important figure in Urdu Literature, a great philosopher thinker and poet of Pakistan, Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal on November 11, 2014. The students were immerse...
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Wapda Town November 17, 2014 Gujranwala: The annual prize distribution ceremony 2013-14 was held on October 17, 2014. Parents were present to witness their child’s achievements. Chief Guest Ahwar Tuffail Waraich awarded the medals and trophies. ...
Phonics Workshop for Parents
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Wapda Town November 17, 2014 Gujranwala: A phonics workshop was conducted for the parents of the Early Years students on October 15, 2014. The workshop was conducted by Ms Beenish, who explained the concept of phonics and their use. The parents were ...
A Level Welcome Party
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent | Palm Tree Campus A-Level November 14, 2014 Gujranwala: The new batch of AS Level (2014) at BG-PTC was given quite an enamoring welcome by their seniors on October 17, 2014. The freshmen party was a very appealing affair for the new comers who were overwhel...
Citizenship Week
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 November 10, 2014 Gujranwala: The students need to learn that as a citizen of their country they have responsibilities they should meet. BGKG1 celebrated Citizenship Week from October 27 to 31, 2014. Various activities were planned for the whole week ...
Eid Gala
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Campus BGKG1 November 1, 2014 Gujranwala: A colorful Eid Gala was organised by BGKG1 on October 17 for Early Years students. Students participated in different inspiring activities with a lot of exuberance and joy. They prepared Eid cards for their paren...
National Child Art competition
Shaistah Raza | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls’ Branch November 1, 2014 Gujranwala: Fatima Tariq from BSS PTC Girls’ Branch Gujranwala participated in the National Child Art Competition and Exhibition 2014, a project to promote visual culture and awareness about identity, rights and s...
Global Dignity Day
Aniqa Humayun | Staff Correspondent TBT | Allama Iqbal Town Campus November 14, 2014 Lahore: BSS Allama Iqbal Town Campus celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 15, 2014 with great enthusiasm. The students expressed their creativity in the form of colourful posters which depicted the univ...
BNU RTI Retreat
BNU RTI Retreat Zaeem Yaqoob Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse National University October 29, 2014 Lahore: Under the aegis of Beaconhouse National University, the BNU-RTI Project Team organised a three-day RTI Art Fest from September 30 to October 1, 2014 at the Lahore Arts Council, ...
Different Weather Conditions
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala October 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Class III Amber of the Upper Primary Branch, Palm Tree Campus presented a colourful assembly on October 2, 2014. With the help of props and costumes, students presented different weather conditions i...
Eid Fun
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Wapda Town Campus October 28, 2014 Gujranwala: An Eid party was arranged for the students of Wapda Town Campus on October 10, 2014. Many games were arranged to keep the students engaged. They also participated in singing and dancing activities. It was a...
Ozone Preservation Week
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus October 28, 2014 Gujranwala: As part of Ozone Preservation Week, Class III students wore their painted T-shirts and carried messages to protect the environment. They walked through the main areas of Wapda Town and displayed messages to pr...
Festivity with Friends
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Campus BGKG1 October 28, 2014 Gujranwala: To promote a sense of shared joy and to highlight the fact that friends are valuable assets of life, BGKG1 arranged Friends Day on October 3, 2014. The students enjoyed fun-filled activities like movie time, st...
Workshop for New Teachers
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT| BGKG1 October 24, 2014 Gujranwala: Professional development is an elementary part of BSS ethos. Keeping this in view, a workshop on lesson planning for new teachers was conducted by the headmistress on October 3, 2014. The objective was to train the sta...
Ortho Aerobics
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 October 22, 2014 Gujranwala: Class IV-Blue students presented a thematic and an informative assembly presentation related to their science curriculum on October 2, 2014. They performed aerobics highlighting the bones of a human skeleton. ...
Different Weather Conditions
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary October 22, 2014 Gujranwala: Class III-Amber students at Palm Tree Campus Upper Primary Branch did a colourful assembly presentation on October 2, 2014. With the help of props and costumes, the students presented different weather conditi...
World Peace Day
Qasim Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 21, 2014 Gujranwala: The early years celebrated World Peace Day on October 1. It was a good effort on the part of the young students to reinforce the importance of peace and goodwill. ...
We Love Peace
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus October 20, 2014 Gujranwala: Peace Day was arranged on September 30, 2014 to promote friendship, love and joy amongst the school community. Students from Pre-Nursery to Class I displayed colourful banners to mark the occasion....
Peace Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 October 17, 2014 Gujranwala: Peace Day in BGKG1 was marked with special celebrations on September 25, 2014 to reflect on the universal goal of peace and to make students understand that peace is not just an absence of war, but a virtue, a state of mi...
Art for art’s sake
Qasim Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 17, 2014 Gujranwala: An inter-branch art competition was held at the campus by the early years on October 2. They had fun with colors and exhibited their skills to draw, sketch, paint and color, and turned the day into a colorful ...
Colour Week
Slobina Xavier| Staff Correspondent TBT |BGKG-1 October 14, 2014 Gujranwala: Colour week was held for Pre-Nursery students at BGKG-1 from September 12 – 19, 2014. The purpose was to help them learn about the significance of colours in our life. Pre-Nursery students thoroughly enjoyed wearing ...
Celebrating Literacy Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG-1 October 14, 2014 Gujranwala: BGKG-1 celebrated Literacy Day on September 19, 2104 to value a broader understanding of literature, develop literacy skills and a love of reading. A visit to a children’s library was planned for the kindergartener...
Elections for Head Girl
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC October 13, 2014 Gujranwala: On September 19 students of Upper Primary cast their vote to elect the first Head Girl of the branch. In the first phase, candidates from all the three sections of Class V were chosen by the students of thei...
Heart Dissection
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC October 13, 2014 Gujranwala: On 19 September, 2014, students of Class V replicated the job of a heart surgeon by dissecting and examining the chambers of a goat heart. Under the assistance of Miss Farhat, students used different surgical ...
Academic Director Visits PTC
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary October 2, 2014 Gujranwala: Director of Academics Dr Lawrance Burke and School Group Head Mrs Naveen Shahid Butt visited BSS Palm Tree Campus (PTC) on September 30, 2014. They visited all PTC branches and observed the activities going on ...
Learning about the Ozone
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala October 1, 2014 Gujranwala: BSS Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala Upper Primary is holding thematic morning assembly presentations. From September 16 to 24, 2014, the focus was on Ozone Day. Students shared information about the ...
Sort Out a Sentence
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala September 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Different activities are carried out in the Library to make Library periods more entertaining in Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala. Upper Primary students participated in ‘sort out a sentence’ on Se...
Plan View and Side View
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC, Gujranwala September 29, 2014 Gujranwala: On September 15, 2014, students of Class II were given a presentation on “Side View and Plan View”. It was a Social Studies lesson. Miss Ayesha made it more interesting by giving a comparat...
Defence Day
Atika Sherazi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gujranwala September 29, 2014 Gujranwala: BGKG 1 celebrated Defence Day on September 17. A special assembly was organised in which students from Class 1-Red participated enthusiastically. They highlighted the bravery of our national heroes and talked...
Moazna Nigari
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus-Upper Primary PTC September 25, 2014 Gujranwala: On September 12, 2014, students of Class V relished learning a new concept. They were introduced to “Moazna Nigari”, where they compared their toys by listing similarities and differences....
The Importance of Being Well-mannered
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gujranwala-KG1 September 25, 2014 Gujranwala: Teaching kids how to live in a community responsibly is the cornerstone of education, which is why BGKG1 arranged a special assembly on September 10, in which students of Class I Blue highlighted the impo...
Evacuation Drill
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BGKG1 September 19, 2014 Gujranwala: To inculcate a sense of self-reliance into the students and to train them to respond sensibly to emergency situations, an evacuation drill was held at BGKG1 on September 10. Teachers and students evacuated classroom...
Atlas Month
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC September 16, 2014 Gujranwala: In Palm Tree Campus, the month of September is usually associated with “Mapping Skills”, to assist in increasing the geographical knowledge of students. It includes many riveting activities such as ‘cont...
Welcome Back
Rizwana Fida | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary September 11, 2014 Gujranwala: The academic session 2014-2015 at PTC Upper Primary began on August 25. Teachers welcomed the eager students back and gave them goodie packs and welcome cards. The students were equally delighted to meet t...
Safety First
Qasim Ashraf| Staff Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus September 08, 2014 Gujranwala: An evacuation drill was conducted on August 3, 2014.The drill was aimed at enabling the students to respond quickly in case of an emergency to ensure their safety. The students were accompanied by the teachers ...
Early Years Open House
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Gujranwala Campus September 01, 2014 Gujranwala: The Open House was held at the Lower Primary Branch on August 29, 2014, during which the parents of new students were briefed through a multimedia presentation about the teaching and learning strat...
Back to School
Qasim Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus August 29, 2014 Gujranwala: The Wapda Town Campus greeted the students on the first day of the academic year 2014-2015 on August 25. The students looked happy and excited on being back in school after the long summer break. They were giv...
Back To School
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus August 27, 2014 Gujranwala: The academic session 2014-2015 commenced on August 25. Students were welcomed by the headmistress and the teachers of early years. They were given giveaways upon which they were jubilant. ...
The Result is Out
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Lower Primary June 18, 2014 Gujranwala: The result was announced and delivered to the parents of students from Pre-Nursery to Class I on June 9. The parents were very happy to receive their child’s result and expressed satisfaction over the hard wor...
Water Splatter Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I June 04, 2014 Gujranwala: The Water Splatter Day was celebrated by the early years on May 29. The students had pools filled with water, which allowed them an escape from the scorching summer heat. The swam all day long and had watermelons later. ...
Enf-of-Year Party
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I June 04, 2014 Gujranwala: The end-of-year party was held on May 30. Dressed up in colourful clothes and sporting jazzy hairstyles, the students enjoyed to their hearts fill. They played the entire day, all the while having different flavours of i...
Friendship Fiesta
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 02, 2014 Gujranwala: Friendship Fiesta was celebrated in Wapda Town Campus on May 28. Students of Classes I to III were asked to bring with them a friend or a cousin, who was not a BSS student, to school for the day. The students and...
Spellathon
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I May 30, 2014 Gujranwala: The final round of Spellathon for KG was held on May 21. Mothers were invited to boost their children’s morale. It was the first time that the KG students were participating in a contest on stage. However, their confid...
Sandwich and Salad Making
Slobina Xavier | TBT Staff Correspondent | BGKG1 May 30, 2014 Gujranwala: As part of Mother’s Day celebrations, the students of Class III invited their mothers to take part in a sandwich and salad-making contest on May 23. The students teamed up with their mothers and whipped dishes that left t...
Say No to Tobacco
Fahima Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls Branch May 30, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus Girls Branch won the first and second positions in Shaukat Khanum Hospital’s Anti-Tobacco Poster Competition 2014, for which entries were sent on April 29. The results were announced on May 19. M...
Art of Storytelling
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC May 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Class II participated in an online project, The Art of Storytelling, and successfully completed it on May 20. The aim was to help students develop communication, collaboration, and critical thinking skills along wi...
Van Gogh’s Disciples
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC May 29, 2014 Gujranwala: Fields of sunflowers were seen in full bloom on May 22 in Upper Primary Branch, Palm Tree Campus when primary students made and pasted sunflowers on all boards across the school. They used techniques such as fing...
Pals Forever Day
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC May 27, 2014 Gujranwala: Class III students celebrated Pal Forever Day on May 16. They brought their cousins and friends to school. The friends were given welcome cards and friendship bands. The students introduced each other’s friends t...
Nature All Around
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 23, 2014 Gujranwala: The Early Years, under the theme of nature, took part in various colourful role-plays on May 14. The presentations included a vibrant display of sea life and solar system by KG students. Nursery’s role-play was on...
Multimedia Presentation
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus May 13, 2014 Gujranwala: The teachers of Palm Tree Campus Lower Primary Branch delivered their lessons on ‘Knowledge and Understanding of the World around Us’ through multimedia on May 5. Students were excited to be taught through t...
Science Exhibition
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus May 13, 2014 Gujranwala: Science Ideas Exhibition was held at BSS Wapda Town Campus on May 6. The participating students of Classes VI, VII and VIII presented various models based on the theme ‘Electricity and Magnetism’. From Class...
Teaching Through Technology
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala May 09, 2014 Gujranwala: Teachers of the Palm Tree Campus (PTC) Lower Primary Branch took an initiative to teach their students through multimedia for the first time on April 30. The lessons taught using multimedia were ‘Language’ and ‘...
Battle of Wits
Nasira Parveen | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Boys Branch May 07, 2014 Gujranwala: An inter-branch quiz competition was held at the Palm Tree Campus Boys Branch on April 29 and 30. Students of PTC Boys, PTC Girls and WTC GRW participated. Classes VII and VIII won the first position...
Save the Planet
Izza Tahir| Student Correspondent| Wapda Town Campus May 02, 2014 Gujranwala: Earth's resources are limited and they will end very soon if we do not stop wasting them. Continuing with the ongoing activities emphasising the importance of saving the earth, BSS Wapda Town Campus arranged an activit...
Earth Day
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 30, 2014 Gujranwala: Earth Day was celebrated in Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala on April 22. The aim was to educate students on how human activities were wreaking havoc with the environment. Steps that could be taken to co...
World Biodiversity Day
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus April 29, 2014 Gujranwala: A Power Point Presentation Competition was organised by the Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala on April 22 in connection with the World Biodiversity Day. Two teams from the Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus participated in the c...
Lesson Planning Workshop
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 28, 2014 Gujranwala: The teaching staff of Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus attended a lesson planning workshop on 19th April, conducted by Ms Shaista Raza. The teachers planned, presented, conducted and evaluated lesson plans during the w...
Open for Everyone
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Campus April 22, 2014 Gujranwala: On April 12, BG KG I Campus organised a spectacular event which was an open invitation for everyone. The purpose behind it was to invite non-BSS children and to give them an insight about the academic and socia...
Rain Was Never So Amazing
Muhammad Talha | Class IX-C Silver | Gujranwala Campus I reached school at 7:30am as usual. It was a bright autumn morning, but a slight chill in the air. Winter was not far behind, the weather was a bit bad, but the air seemed to be friendly. The wind moved my hair and coat. I went into the school...
Exploring Education in the US
Aroon Samuel | Career Adviser | Palm Tree Campus April 16, 2014 Gujranwala: On April 7, Palm Tree Campus organised a college fair with representatives from the following universities in the US: Emporia State University, University Of Kentucky, University Of Northern Iowa, Hiram College and Valp...
Self-analysis Workshop
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 14, 2014 Gujranwala: A workshop was conducted by Ms Suad and Ms Nishat emphasising the importance, need and steps of data analysis at each level in the school. The new excel format was also shared and teachers were given hands-on tr...
Save the Trees
Fahima Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Branch April 14, 2014 Gujranwala: Class V-VII did a fantastic job with their campaign Save the Trees and created awareness among the students of Pre-Nursery to Class I. Girls created informative posters, demonstrated how to plant a seed, and m...
Amazing Achievements
Fizza Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 14, 2014 Gujranwala: Pakistan Competition Authority (PCA), like every year, organised its Annual Art and IQ Test 2014. Many students from Wapda Town Campus participated in it and three of them bagged gold and bronze medals. All the pa...
Spelling It Out
Fahima Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls’ Branch April 14, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus Girls held a spelling competition Spelligator for Classes V-VII to enhance the vocabulary building skill. Students appeared in three different rounds and Class VI girls were declared the winne...
Attaining Goals
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 10, 2014 Gujranwala: Pakistan Competition Authority (PCA) organised its Annual Art and IQ Test 2014. Many students from Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus participated in it and three of them bagged prizes in the competition: Hassan Azam...
Care for Nature
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala Campus April 10, 2014 Gujranwala: Spring Festival was held with the title Care for Nature on April 4. The purpose of arranging this event was to inculcate love for animals and nature in children. Pre-Nursery to Class I participated in the ev...
Fun with Animals
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Campus April 08, 2014 Gujranwala: To provide experiential learning outside the classroom, BG KG I arranged a trip to the zoo for the toddlers of Pre-Nursery in March 2014. The students were given information about wild and pet animals, their foo...
Science Display
Fahima Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Campus April 7, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus Girls held a science exhibition and showcased their scientific skills through different experiments and models. Parents came and saw the exhibition and appreciated students' efforts. ...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Beaconhouse students across all three regions celebrated Pakistan Day with enthusiasm and devotion. Special prayers were held for security and prosperity of the country. The students gave speeches on the importance of Pakistan Day, sang to patriotic songs, enacted plays and skits etc. Nousheen M...
Dental Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I March 28, 2014 Gujranwala: In order to increase the awareness of hygiene among students BG KG I organised Dental Day on March 17, 2014. Dentists were invited to examine children's teeth and instruct Early Years students on dental hygiene. Mothers we...
Keeping Up
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Lower Primary March 26, 2014 Gujranwala: The Lower Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus organised a workshop to introduce the faculty to the Academic Practices & Procedures Manual of 2014. During the workshop, the entire manual was read through and discu...
Taking the Stage
Fahima Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Girls Branch March 24, 2014 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus hosted a Drama Fest for the Gujranwala Chapter on March 1. It featured a total of 12 dramas, performances by the choir, and several fillers. State Minister for Commerce and Industry Mr K...
Kids' Garden
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Campus March 20, 2014 Gujranwala: BG KG I arranged an activity Kids' Garden for Class II students. They enthusiastically participated in the activity by planting seeds and vegetables using different gardening tools. They enhanced the beauty of ...
Drama Fest
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Campus March 20, 2014 Gujranwala: KG, I and IV students from BG KG I enthusiastically participated in Drama Fest, held at Palm Tree Campus on March 1. KG and Class I students performed the drama Wizard of the Oz and Class IV students participated i...
A Sacred Celebration
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I March 20, 2014 Gujranwala: BG KG I arranged a Mehfil-e-Milad on January 23. Teachers and mothers recited Naat and Durood Sharif. Students also participated with enthusiasm and paid tribute to the Holy Prophet (PBUH). ...
Solidarity with Kashmir
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I Campus March 20, 2014 Gujranwala: BG KG I celebrated Kashmir Day on February 7. Pre-Nursery and Nursery students wore Kashmiri attire and presented a fashion parade. KG and Class IV students showcased their talent by performing to a patriotic son...
Fun Deeds
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I March 20, 2014 Gujranwala: BG KG I organised baking cookies and thumb printing activities for Nursery students. Students' mothers were invited to demonstrate how to bake yummy cookies and to involve students in thumb printing activity. ...
A Red Day
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I March 19, 2014 Gujranwala: Gujranwala KG I organised a Red Day for the students on January 17. The students were dressed up in red clothes and brought along a red-coloured toy. An area of the school grounds was titled 'Red Palace' and decor...
Information Expo
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 18, 2014 Gujranwala: PTC A Level hosted one of the biggest Education Expo of the city on February 24. With representatives from local and international universities like NUST and Warwick, the daylong event was very enlightening for t...
A Talent Extravaganza
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 12, 2014 Gujranwala: A Level Section at PTC celebrated the first ever Art Mania 2014. It was a joint venture of the Art, Music and Dramatics Society and the Photography Club. The two-day event was held on February 14-15. Poster m...
Reader of the Month
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC March 10, 2014 Gujranwala: Nominating Reader of the Month is a regular feature at Upper Primary Palm Tree Campus. Children are encouraged to issue books from the library and are given review forms with each book to be filled. These reviews ...
Garnering Strength
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT |Palm Tree Campus March 6, 2014 Gujranwala: The Learning Festival was organised by the Lower Primary Branch to attract the new admissions and to allow the parents to interact with the school administration. Different areas (arts, games, registration, stage pe...
Parting Ways
Nasira Parveen | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Boys' Branch March 4, 2014 Gujranwala: A Farewell Party was conducted in PTC Boys' Branch on 18th February. All students from Classes IX and X enjoyed the get together. Students from IX expressed their gratitude to their seniors for being very coopera...
World Distinction
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG PTC March 4, 2014 Gujranwala: The wait is over! Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards 2013 are out and a World Distinction has been bagged by Haris Suhail, a student of Beaconhouse Gujranwala A Level Chemistry. He has also topped in A Level Physics in Laho...
Science Brawl
Nasira Parveen | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Boys' Campus February 25, 2014 Gujranwala: The Science Brawl '14 was organised by the A Level Science Society on February 4 and 6 where five different challenges were faced by the students – Dice Drop Challenge, Egg Drop Challenge, Crime Investigat...
English Enthusiasts
Afshan Idrees | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Lower Primary February 20, 2014 Gujranwala: An English Reading Competition was held in the Lower Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus for Class I students. This completion was arranged in order to develop good reading skills in children and inculcate i...
Science Brawl
Nasira Parveen | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC February 18, 2014 Gujranwala: A competition was organised by the A Levels Science Society at Palm Tree Campus called Science Brawl 2013 on February 4 and 6. The participants faced five different challenges to determine their scientific skills. The fi...
Young Canvas
February 13, 2014 Lahore: Young Canvas, Beaconhouse Regional Art Festival, was held at Beaconhouse-Newlands on February 12. Art work based on the theme Layers of Time was submitted by senior students, and it was displayed for sale at the event. A parallel art competition of live painting, Mussawir,...
Improving Skills
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 28, 2014 Gujranwala: The opportunity to hone their skills was fully availed by the teachers of Palm Tree Campus during Professional Development Week, which was organised by School Group Office I from December 30 to January 3. A workshop on o...
Moment of Truth
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 28, 2014 Gujranwala: The Mid-Year Assessment results were announced at the Upper Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus on January 10. With beaming faces and a lot of enthusiasm, the young achievers came to school with their parents to collect the ...
Birthday Bash
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 28, 2014 Gujranwala: On January 15, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre celebrated its 19th birthday. Over 8,000 children from different schools from all over Pakistan sent birthday cards to Shaukat Khanum in a Card Makin...
Winter Festival
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I January 17, 2014 Gujranwala: BG KG I arranged a Winter Festival on December 20. KG students participated in a special assembly and talked about the importance of winter. Nursery students made an impressive snowman. All Early Years students enjoyed s...
Familiarising the Newcomers
Zainab Jalil | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 16, 2014 Gujranwala: At BSS, we consider our teachers to be our most important assets, so we offer them endless opportunities for career growth and professional development. Teachers are provided with on-the-job training so that they can excel in...
Community Learning
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC January 08, 2014 Gujranwala: A Learning Community Session was held in the computer lab by IT teacher Ms Jahan Aara. It was especially planned to address teachers' needs to develop their IT skills. Selected features of Microsoft Word were ex...
Birthday Celebrations
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary Palm Tree Campus January 08, 2014 Gujranwala: A birthday is a special occasion for every child and it should be celebrated in a grand way. At Upper Primary Branch, all students get a special treat and a festive celebration on their birthday....
Monitoring Traffic
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC January 08, 2014 Gujranwala: Class IV students were taken on a field trip in November to observe the traffic flow and collect data at Sialkot intersection. They observed different modes of transportation: trucks, wagons, cars, and animal ...
A Tribute
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Upper Primary PTC January 03, 2014 Gujranwala: On November 18, Upper Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala celebrated Iqbal Day with great enthusiasm. The stage was decorated with pictures, verses and poems of Iqbal. Children of Classes, II, III, and...
Talent Recognised
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I January 01, 2014 Gujranwala: Hadia Butt participated in the Arts Beat National Child Art Competition and her remarkable work was recognised by the jury of senior artists. She was awarded a special certificate of appreciation. ...
Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Abdul Wahab Khan | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus January 01, 2014 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Entrepreneur Society of Palm Tree Campus A Levels held its 3rd Annual Beaconhouse Leadership Entrepreneur Summit (BLES). BLES has been a source of motivation for young entrepreneurs. Teams fr...
A Spirit of Innovation
Saad Shahid | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 26, 2013 Gujranwala: Part of the education of A Level students at Palm Tree Campus is the opportunity for them to help educate their juniors. The Student Council, therefore, celebrated International Students' Day with a fresh approa...
Figuring Out the Future
Abdul Wahab Khan | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 20, 2013 Gujranwala: Representatives of the Admission Office of the National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad visited Palm Tree Campus A Levels and spoke to the students about the university, its faculty, ...
On the Table
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 19, 2013 Gujranwala: On November 19, Palm Tree Campus A Levels hosted the Intra-region A Level Table Tennis Tournament 2013 featuring teams from BDC, Beaconhouse-Newlands, BLL, ALGC, ALJT, BSS Faisalabad and BSS Gujranwala. The to...
Budding Friendships
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I December 19, 2013 Gujranwala: Students from Classes I-IV at Gujranwala KG I celebrated Buddy Day on November 8. Each student brought to school with them one of their non-BSS friends, who were warmly welcomed. Everyone shared their experi...
Valuable Advice
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 19, 2013 Gujranwala: When the time for college applications rolls around every year, students struggle to put together and submit their applications, school transcripts, recommendation letters, list of achievements and activities to...
Game On!
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 18, 2013 Gujranwala: In front of a huge, cheering crowd and a dozen blinking computer screens, almost 100 students enthusiastically participated in 'Game On', a gaming competition organised by ICT BUGS, the ICT society of Palm Tree C...
Learning to Pray
Izza Tahir | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 18, 2013 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse pays particular attention to the moral, social and religious education of the students. Wapda Town Campus arranged a 'Prayer Day' for the Early Years students in which the girls and boys participate...
Among the Best
Saba Arbab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI A Level December 18, 2013 Islamabad: The All-Pakistan Under-19 National Debates were held at Aitchison College from November 7 to November 10. Some 50 schools from all over the country including top institutions from Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar, F...
Keeping Fit
Izza Tahir | Student Correspondents TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 17, 2013 Gujranwala: Wapda Town Campus organised dodge ball and tug-of-war matches for Class I and II students respectively to provide them healthy physical activity. Students participated with enthusiasm and tried their best to...
A Legendry Poet
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 13, 2013 Gujranwala: Various activities were organised at Wapda Town Campus to pay tribute to legendary poet Allama Muhammad Iqbal. Students participated enthusiastically in these activities, which included speeches, poetry recita...
Establishing Dominance
Amna Tur | Staff Correspondent TBT | ALGC December 12, 2013 Lahore: BSS Gujranwala hosted an Intra-regional Table Tennis Tournament on November 19. All the BSS A Level schools from the region participated in the tournament. A Level Gulberg Campus kept its tradition of success alive by bagging t...
The Promise of Dignity
Sadaf Atif | Headmistress | Gujranwala KG I December 06, 2013 Gujranwala: Believing in every single human being's right to a dignified life, Gujranwala KG I celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 9 with all the students taking part in various activities. Class IV students visited an orphanage...
Birthday Vehemence
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels December 05, 2013 Gujranwala: The A Level students of Palm Tree Campus celebrated Beaconhouse's 38th birthday in a jubilant fashion. Most of them have been part of the school system since Pre- Nursery, and after 15 or so years of schooling...
Here's to Success!
Sadaf Atif | Headmistress | Gujranwala KG December 02, 2013 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse School System celebrated its 38th anniversary on November 4. The journey has been a long and tough one, but Beaconhouse has succeeded in everything it set out to do. To pay a tribute to the school, Gujranwala KG ...
Assessing Progress
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I December 02, 2013 Gujranwala: Gujranwala KG I arranged a Parent-Teacher Meeting for the academic session 2013-2014 on November 2. The meeting was arranged with the aim of giving parents the opportunity to discuss their children's progress ...
A Special Party
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Upper Primary November 29, 2013 Gujranwala: Class IV students at Palm Tree Campus Upper Primary hosted a tea party to honour the services of the junior staff of the school. Continuing the spirit of Dignity Day and in keeping with the theme of the month ...
Fighting Polio
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus November 28, 2013 Gujranwala: To increase awareness about polio in parents and students, Wapda Town Campus arranged a walk in collaboration with Rotary International. Provincial Assembly Member Mr Nawaz Chohan led the walk, which was also ...
Artistic Excellence
Wirda Jabbar | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Level November 27, 2013 Gujranwala: Hira Humayun, a brilliant artist from Palm Tree Campus A Level Branch, is a master of the brush and canvas. She painted a wonderful piece for the Aitchison Art Fest held on October 26 in the Still Life Category ...
Shielding the Shield
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I November 25, 2013 Gujranwala: On October 23, Gujranwala KG arranged a Speech Competition for the students of Classes III and IV. The young speakers expressed their thoughts on the topic 'Our role in the preservation of the Ozone'. Their re...
Focusing on Dignity
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I November 22, 2013 Gujranwala: Focusing on the worth, honour and respect of human beings, Gujranwala KG I arranged Global Dignity Day celebrations on October 8 featuring various activities held on all levels. The Early Years prepared a Di...
Exploring the World
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus November 22, 2013 Gujranwala: Class II students at Palm Tree Campus had a fun-filled day assembling puzzle pieces of the world map in groups in the Upper Primary Branch. Working in groups, each student had a piece in hand as they pored over...
Smiles All Around
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus November 22, 2013 Gujranwala: International Smile Day was celebrated at the Upper Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus on October 4. Living up to the spirit of the day, students came to school in coloured clothes, well-prepared with loads of...
Ensuring Dignity
Izza Tahir | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus November 18, 2013 Gujranwala: The mission of Global Dignity is to ensure the universal right of every human being to lead a dignified life. Wapda Town Campus students celebrated Global Dignity Day with much enthusiasm and some delightful pr...
The Dynamics of Peace
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I November 12, 2013 Gujranwala: Students of Class IV at Gujranwala KG I organised an assembly to celebrate Peace Day on October 7. The assembly featured a role-play in which the students highlighted positive and negative things in our society...
Family Fun
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I Gujranwala: Focusing on the importance of family in life, Gujranwala KG I arranged a Family Day on October 4 with various activities for Pre-Nursery, Nursery and KG students. The students took part in a special assembly, prepared a family ...
Helping Out
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels November 05, 2013 Gujranwala: The A Level students of Palm Tree Campus initiated an educational programme called Taleem Nasb-ul-Ain aimed at enlightening the junior staff of the school as part of Global Dignity Day celebrations. Two separate h...
Welcome to Schooling
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 28, 2013 Gujranwala: An Orientation Session was held for Pre-Nursery and Nursery classes in the first two weeks of September for the students as well as their parents. Many interesting activities were arranged for the little ones ...
Keeping Polio at Bay
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 25, 2013 Gujranwala: On September 29, Wapda Town Campus organised a campaign to fight against polio in which the Early Years students were vaccinated to fight the deadly disease....
Recognising Duties
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 25, 2013 Gujranwala: On October 4, the newly-elected Student Council took oath to fulfil their duties. They were given sashes and badges by the School Head. The ex-Head Girl and Head Boy conducted the ceremony. The HM appreciated...
Reading Buddy Orientation
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gujranwala October 25, 2013 Gujranwala: Reading Buddy Programme is running in full bloom at Palm Tree Campus. The bigger and smaller buddies are taking keen interest in the special 20 minutes allotted for fun reading. For the convenience and understa...
Posters for Change
Javeria Tamim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gujranwala October 25, 2013 Gujranwala: An Inter-section Poster Making Competition was held for Class II-IV on September 26, at Upper Primary Branch, Palm Tree Campus. Awareness about Community Service is the theme of the year, so the topics for pos...
A Celebration of Dignity
October 14, 2013 Beaconhouse schools all over Pakistan celebrated Global Dignity Day with enthusiasm and passion. Student presented role plays and skits, delivered speeches, made cards and poster, and helped out the support staff with their chores to emphasise and highlight the importance of treat...
Budding Scientists
Saad Shahid | Student Correspondent TBT | PTC A Levels October 14, 2013 Gujranwala: A team from Palm Tree Campus A Levels participated in 'Brainstorm', an event organised under the inaugural Aitchison College Science and Engineering Concept (ACSEC), held from September 20-22. We are proud to say ...
Devoted Patriots
Sadia Tanveer | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus October 11, 2013 Gujranwala: The Upper Primary students of Palm Tree Campus celebrated Defence Day with a special one hour long morning assembly. With a lot of pride and devotion, the students sang national songs, delivered speeches and ...
A New Beginning
Sadia Tanveer | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus October 10, 2013 Gujranwala: The new academic session at the Palm Tree Campus began on September 2 with excitement and exuberance. The reception given to the Primary students set the tone for the entire year – a year of fun smiles and lea...
Elected to Lead
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent | Wapda Town Campus October 08, 2013 Gujranwala: With the start of the new academic session, preparations for Students Council election began with enthusiasm. Campaigning was done on September 19, with the candidates giving speeches to woo the voters and their s...
A Welcoming Week
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I October 04, 2013 Gujranwala: The administration and faculty at Gujranwala KG I strive to emphasise the important role parents play in the education of their children. An Orientation Week was organised in the first week of September for th...
A Special Welcome
Shaistah Raza | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC, Girls' Branch September 20, 2013 Gujranwala: To make the students' first day back to school special, the teachers gave them special badges which they wore on their uniforms all day long. The students were glad to be back after a long holiday and th...
Summer Camp Adventure
Irtiza Hassan | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus August 19, 2013 Gujranwala: The A Level students of BSS Gujranwala took on the mighty task of teaching young children as part of the Summer Camp in the month of June. Their students included children in the 4-12 age group, whom they taug...
Enjoyable Evening
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC A Level June 19, 2013 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus A Level organised an entertaining Annual Lunch for staff at the school's Sports Hall, followed by a melodious Musical Evening. All one could hear at the party was laughter and music, which took away all...
Flying High
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 06, 2013 Gujranwala: Urdu is our national language and it deserves as much importance as any other language. Grade IV students of Wapda Town Campus displayed their project work on the topic ‘Parinday’ (birds). The students prepared ...
A Splash of Fun
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT |Wapda Town Campus June 04, 2013 Gujranwala: The 2012-2013 session is coming to an end and the students have finished their syllabus and reinforcements, so Wapda Town Campus planned a series of activities that gave the students a whole week of fun. The Early ...
Wedding Bells
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG June 03, 2013 Gujranwala: BG KG I arranged an activity ‘Sher Ki Shadi’ based on the Urdu reader on May 13. The students enjoyed the role play along with ludi and bhangra. Rasm-e-hina and Shera Bandi added more charm and fun. The activity was link...
My Utopia
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus June 03, 2013 Gujranwala: To boost students’ confidence and enhance their imaginations, the Early Years graduation ceremony ‘My Utopia’ was held on May 25 at the Wapda Town Banquet Hall. Mrs Ihsan, the wife of Wapda Town’s newly-ele...
Colours Assembled
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I May 30, 2013 Gujranwala: Morning assemblies play an important role in developing confidence in students and they enhance the children's speaking, listening and reading skills. Gujranwala KG I organised library-based assemblies on May 21-22 i...
A Virtual Meeting
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 28, 2013 Gujranwala: A Skype Session was arranged for Grade IX-C students with Ms Bina Shah on May 16. Bina Shah is an English fiction writer and a journalist. She is one of the short story writers featured in the IX-C textbook. Talking ...
Training Triumph
May 28, 2013 Beaconhouse Central Region completed the second cohort of Beaconhouse Certificate in Teaching (BCT). Three groups comprising approximately 70 teachers from across the region – Lahore, Multan, Sialkot, Faisalabad, Sheikhupura, and Gujranwala – participated in the course. A dedicated...
Earth Enthusiasm
Sadaf Atif | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus, Boys' Branch May 22, 2013 Gujranwala: Every year, on April 22, Earth Day is celebrated to support environmental protection worldwide. Keeping the tradition alive, Earth Day was celebrated by Boys' Branch Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala with e...
Mastering the Arts
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus May 18, 2013 Gujranwala: PTC provided its students an opportunity to attend a workshop at the National College of Arts on April 17. An A Level student of Arts and Design participated in the activities introduced in this session. The Americ...
Rhythm Divine
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus May 17, 2013 Gujranwala: The Heads and A Level Faculty invited the team and Heads of SGO I to a Sufi Evening 'Rhythm Divine' on May 4 at Palm Tree Campus. The evening was organised to pay tribute to all those who been with BSS Gujranwala thr...
Pinnacle of Innovation
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus May 17, 2013 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus has always encouraged its students to participate in events which help them exhibit novelty of thoughts. This year, the students of Applied ICT from O and A Levels participated in SOFTEC, a competiti...
Neuro Mania
Izza Tahir | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 16, 2013 Gujranwala: An Inter-branch Science Quiz, Neuro Mania was held at Palm Tree Campus. It was a chance for students to gain knowledge by participating in an interesting competition. Winning or losing is another thing, but it is go...
Active Participants
Khadija Irfan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus May 15, 2013 Gujranwala: In March, all the classes of Palm Tree Campus took part in various co-curricular activities conducted by their class teachers and subject teachers. The teachers actively conduct such activities to give students first...
Musical Patriots
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 08, 2013 Gujranwala: The young generation is full of patriotism and they are always ready to express it in any way possible. This year the Wapda Town Campus organised an Inter-class National Songs Singing Competition. The event comprise...
Science Neuromania
Umara Maqsood| Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Branch May 06, 2013 Gujranwala: PTC Girls' Branch organised an Inter-branch Science Quiz Competition on April 27. An urge to explore scientific facts compelled Class VII students to participate in the quiz. They were also assessed on model making o...
Digital Canvas
Umara Maqsood | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Campus May 03, 2013 Gujranwala: True to the long tradition of innovation and creativity at Beaconhouse, Palm Tree Campus Girls' Branch students made their mark by succeeding in a wonderful and challenging task. The students were provided with an...
Let's Read!
Alina Akmal | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 30, 2013 Gujranwala: A Library Weak with Parents from Classes I to VIII was organised at Wapda Town Campus. Parents were specially invited for this particular activity. They were provided information about the importance and role o...
The Golden Diet
Alina Akmal | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 22, 2013 Gujranwala: Maintaining an overall healthy diet not only offers your body the energy and nutrition that it needs to function, but offers several health benefits as well. It is important to know what is healthy for us and...
Mathematical Miracles
Umara Maqsood | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus April 19, 2013 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus Girls’ Branch students gave an incredible and very enlightening morning assembly presentation on April 17 about mathematical miracles in the Holy Quran. The audience was astonished to learn th...
Fantastic Flowers
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 18, 2013 Gujranwala: To welcome spring and celebrate the beauty of the season, Wapda Town Campus arranged a Flower Day for its Early Years students. The young students looked very beautiful dressed as little flowers. They presented rema...
Staying Healthy
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I April 17, 2013 Gujranwala: In order to highlight the importance of dental care, Gujranwala KG I organised a colourful assembly on April 12 in which students participated enthusiastically. They performed a role play about dental hygiene with...
Artistic Creativity
Umara Maqsood | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Campus April 15, 2013 Gujranwala: Students of Class VII at PTC Girls' Branch designed different plays and performed their best in their classrooms. Their plays were a great manifestation of their literary taste, also evident in their dialogues....
Movie Making – An Art
Umara Maqsood | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Campus April 15, 2013 Gujranwala: An appealing and interactive workshop on Movie Making was designed by expert and well-trained teachers of the Girls' Branch. The aim of this workshop was to train the participants from WTC, Boys' Branch and Girl...
Awareness about Haemophilia
Umara Maqsood | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS PTC Girls' Campus April 15, 2013 Gujranwala: World Haemophilia Day is an international observance held annually on April 17 by the World Federation of Haemophilia. It is an awareness day for Haemophilia and other bleeding disorders, which also serves to ...
Lucrative Advice
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Apr 11, 2013 Gujranwala: On March 30, four representatives from universities in the United States visited Palm Tree Campus. The delegates from Luther College, University of Kentucky, Valparaiso University and Metropolitan College of New York...
Activities Galore
Khadija Irfan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Apr 10, 2013 Gujranwala: All the classes of Palm Tree Campus had different co-curricular activities in March conducted by the respective class and subject teachers. The activities included the Go Green Project for Class IV, Plantation Week f...
Political Acumen
Ayesha Butt | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Apr 10, 2013 Gujranwala: On March 5 and 6, the hallways of Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala were filled with aspiring diplomats and future politicians. Yes, it was time for PTC to host its very first Model United Nations! Organised by Ayesh...
Green All The Way
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Apr 9, 2013 Gujranwala: Plants play a vital role in our lives and we cannot survive without them. To convey this important message, Grade II students presented a morning assembly. The objective of this presentation was to give the students ...
A Resolute Celebration
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Apr 6, 2013 Gujranwala: History plays a vital role in the life of a nation, and the nations who remember the sacrifices of their ancestors are the ones who succeed. To impart this message to our young ones, Wapda Town Campus planned a serie...
Library in Focus
Khadija Irfan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Apr 5, 2013 Gujranwala: The librarian, with the help of the class teachers, conducted the library activity of 'Choosing birthday gifts for book characters'. Class I students from all sections participated in the event. They selected wonder...
Young Botanists
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I Apr 1, 2013 Gujranwala: Spring is nature's way of saying "let's party!" With this beautiful quote in mind, Gujranwala KG I arranged an inspirational activity called 'Spring Celebration' for its little angles on March 22. Students planted co...
Celebrating Teachers' Excellence
Apr 1, 2013 Lahore: School Group I organised a special ceremony at Walton Campus on March 22 to celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of the A Level teachers who work hard to instil knowledge, confidence and important skills in students. This year, SG-I had nine students from Defence Campus and...
Improving Urdu
Khadija Irfan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 19, 2013 Gujranwala: To enhance the eloquence of students in our national language, an Inter-Class Urdu Speech Contest was held at PTC. Students from Classes II-IV participated in the competition and Adeel Shafqat of IV-Purple came f...
Adios Amigos!
Hussam Haider | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 18, 2013 Gujranwala: The outgoing A Level students of Palm Tree Campus bid farewell to their school in a wonderful Farewell Party. The event offered great entertainment and food, and was hosted by the AS class. The event began with ...
Joy and Learning
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I March 18, 2013 Gujranwala: Gujranwala KG I organised a splendid event titled Little Leaders on February 17. Special workshops for parents were conducted by experts from the BSS Head Office and eye-catching displays and inspirational activit...
Pretty Pets
Alina Akmal | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 06, 2013 Gujranwala: On the morning of February 18, an amusing event was organised at Wapda Town Campus for the entertainment of the little toddlers of Nursery and KG. The students brought their lovable pets to school and had their v...
Tussle of Minds
Hussam Haider | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 05, 2013 Gujranwala: Just like last year, once again the battlefield was all set up by Science Society of Palm Tree Campus where teams of talented students contested for supremacy and scientific victory. The Olympiad kick started on ...
Milestone Achieved
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 01, 2013 Gujranwala: Wapda Town Campus has achieved a new landmark by offering O Levels to its students. The school organised an orientation programme for the students and parents of Classes VII and VIII. The O Level faculty was introdu...
Road Safety
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 28, 2013 Gujranwala: Wapda Town Campus organised a seminar conducted by Motorway Police officers to create awareness about traffic rules and road safety. The seminar was designed for Classes VII and VIII as they are the ones who are...
The Noodle Gang!
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 26, 2013 Gujranwala: A team from Unilever Pakistan came to Wapda Town Campus for a marketing campaign. It was interesting for students to watch how noodles are prepared, and they enjoyed eating the yummy noodle soup after it was read...
Outstanding Success
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus February 25, 2013 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Gujranwala has bagged three Outstanding Cambridge Awards this year. Muhammad Tayyab Riaz achieved a distinction in Physics, A Level in Lahore Region, Haris Sohail was 1st in Best 5As and Fezan Javaid...
Mingling with Celebrities
Ayesha Butt | Student Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala Campus February 25, 2013 Gujranwala: On January 29, Montage's (the school magazine) team set out to Lahore to conduct interviews for the school magazine. The exciting and entertaining day began with an interview with Usman Peerzada at Peeru's Caf...
Talent Awarded
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 20, 2013 Gujranwala: An Inter-branch Naat Competition was held at Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala. All branches of BSS Gujranwala participated in this competition. Wahaj Madni (Class VI-Gold), the rising star of Wapda Town Campus, secure...
Soup Season
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus February 20, 2013 Gujranwala: On February 11, Wapda Town Campus arranged a soup-making activity for the Early Years. It was a purposeful, interesting and useful activity. Various objectives were achieved through this activity, such as: introd...
Little Leaders
February 18, 2013 For the third consecutive year, several Beaconhouse schools hosted Little Leaders 2013, a series of interactive workshops for the parents of children aged 3 to 8, on February 10 and 17. The event was held at the following campuses: Beaconhouse-Newlands, Canal Side Campus, 17-G Mode...
Something of a Class!
Huda Mir | Class XI-C Green | BSS Gujrat It was indeed an event of class; it was new and unique, and it was the first time the people of Gujrat were experiencing it. It makes me swell with pride that I was a part of that Team of Brains behind it - who did it and who had brought it all here, an over...
Seerat Conference
Shaistah Raza | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Girls' Branch February 15, 2013 Gujranwala: A three-day Seerat Conference was held at Palm Tree Campus Girls' Branch, with an Inter-Branch Hamd-o-Naat Contest on Day 1, a Speech Competition on Day 2, and a seminar on Day 3. Dr Sultan Bashir Mehmood (Sit...
Peace Be Upon Him
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Sarah Javed | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Attock February 13, 2013 Gujranwala: To pay tribute to the Holy Prophet (PBUH) on Eid Milad-un-Nabi, WTC organised a Mehfil-e-Milad. The basic objective of this spiritual gathering was to impart th...
Classy Conference
Huda Mir | XI-C-Green | BSS Gujrat It was indeed an event of class. New and unique, it was the first time the people of Gujrat were experiencing it. It makes me swell with pride that I was a part of that team of brains behind it who pulled it off with overwhelming success. Gujrat is not as it was ...
Little Leaders
February 08, 2013 The Beaconhouse School System is pleased to present a series of interactive workshops in Faisalabad, Sargodha, Gujranwala and Jhang on February 17, 2013. These workshops will help you align your parenting style with the latest research in education and child development. Learn h...
Plantation Week
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 24, 2013 Gujranwala: To welcome spring and teach students the value of plants and trees, Wapda Town Campus organised a Plantation Week at the school. All classes participated in the healthy and colourful activities in which different ...
Winter Festival
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I January 21, 2013 Gujranwala: Acknowledging the fact that winter is the time for comfort, good food, warmth, and curling up beside the fire, BG KG I organised the Winter Festival on January 3. Eye-catching displays and inspirational activities added...
Future Journalists
Moiz Naeem | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 18, 2013 Gujranwala: Communication skills are a very important part of a students' academic and practical life. To practise their communication skills, Class VIII-Gold of Wapda Town Campus interviewed the school faculty. There were f...
Firing Up the New Year
Alina Akmal | Student Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 17, 2013 Gujranwala: On the evening of January 4, a fabulous Bonfire was organised by the Student Council of Wapda Town Campus, Gujranwala to celebrate the New Year. With the help of the teachers, the students set up a wonderful ev...
Pizza Party
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus January 15, 2013 Gujranwala: On January 7, Wapda Town Campus engaged Pizza Hut to give students a hot welcome in the chilly weather. The students were extremely happy as they enjoyed eating and sharing pizza. It was really fun for students. ...
An Eclectic Mix
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 10, 2013 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus organised the second Annual Performing Arts and Fashion Show – a joint effort by the A Level Arts students and the Dramatics Society. Regional Director Centre Mr Ali Ahmad Khan was the Chief ...
Smooth Success
Saad Shahid | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus January 09, 2013 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus team - consisting of Hamza Khursheed, Ahmed Usman, Irtaza Hassan, Shehroze Faisal and Saad Shahid - of AS Level succeeded in securing two trophies out of three in the assigned events. The Olympia...
Winter Celebrations
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 28, 2012 Gujranwala: At Wapda Town Campus, the Winter Week was celebrated in the last week of first term. Different societies of the school planned various interesting, colorful and educational activities such as a nuts party, coffe...
Exploring New Horizons
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 14, 2012 Gujranwala: To introduce the young learners to the new technology and to integrate their knowledge with hands-on experience, the Class I teacher planned ICT integrated lesson. The students were shown colourful and interestin...
Jubilant Jubilee
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus December 14, 2012 Gujranwala: Two of the A Level students achieved 3rd position in Jahan-e-Manto – a competition organised to celebrate Saadat Hassan Manto's 100th birthday. This event was held at Lahore Learning Alliance where numerous te...
Tribute to Iqbal at Wapda Town Campus
Sania Ghani|Teacher| Wapda Town Campus, Gujranwala December 10, 2012 At Wapda Town Campus to celebrate Iqbal day different assembly presentations were planned throughout the week.Various programmes like tableau, skits, poetry recitations and quiz programmes were performed to make students aware abo...
Entrepreneurial Strength
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | A Level Branch, PTC December 04, 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Leaders and Entrepreneur Summit (BLES) 2012 was another remarkable feat by the Entrepreneur Society of Palm Tree Campus. This summit was introduced last year and due to its phenomenal success, thi...
Remembering Iqbal
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus December 03, 2012 Gujranwala: Various assembly presentations were held for a whole week at the Wapda Town Campus to celebrate Iqbal Day. Students performed tableaux, skits and poetry recitations and took part in quiz programmes, all of which...
Musical Combat
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus November 21, 2012 Gujranwala: Last year, the Music and Dramatics Society of the A Level Branch took the initiative of organising the Beaconhouse Music Icon. This year, a Musical Combat was held on November 1 to promote the young talent of Gu...
Cyber Warfare
Saad Shahid | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus November 17, 2012 Gujranwala: One could literally feel the roller coaster of emotions the participants were passing through, when they were competing with each other. The ICT Society of A Levels BSS PTC had organised a gaming competition con...
Loving Dads
Slobina Xavier | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG-I November 03, 2012 Gujranwala: A father is the greatest gift from God and an ideal for the kids. To pay special tribute to fathers, Beaconhouse Gujranwala KG-I orchestrated a colourful and lively Cricket Match on October 19. The fathers participated ...
Dignity Celebrations
October 30, 2012 Global Dignity Day was celebrated across BSS schools with enthusiasm. Here are the pictures from some of the campuses. Abdul Moeed Asad, BGTL, Lahore Beenish Elahi, Johar Town Campus, Lahore Bushra Areeb Fatimah, Harley Campus Farasat Ilyas, BSTR-G, Rawalpindi F...
Cricket Event
Sashah Zaidi | RCM | Central region October 25, 2012 Lahore: Johar Town Campus hosted the four-day Intra-regional Cricket Tournament for the O Level students in the Central Region. A total of 16 teams participated in the event, including the teams from Beaconhouse-Newlands, Garden Town Campus (GTC),...
Cricket Event
Sashah Zaidi | RCM | Central region October 22, 2012 Lahore: Johar Town Campus hosted the four-day Intra-regional Cricket Tournament for the O Level students in the Central Region. A total of 16 teams participated in the event, including the teams from Beaconhouse-Newlands, Garden Town Campus (GTC)...
Choosing Monitors
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 19, 2012 Gujranwala: On September 26, interviews for prefects for Classes II to VIII were held at Wapda Town Campus. The nominees for the prefects were selected on merit basis and a panel of judges took the interviews. All contestants...
Holy Words
Sania Ghani | Teacher | Wapda Town Campus October 19, 2012 Gujranwala: The Wapda Town Campus organiseda Holy Quran recitation session for students and teachers on September 14, 2012. The school witnessed a peaceful and serene atmosphere as teachers and students recited the Holy Quran. The sermon and...
Green Art
Sania Ghani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus October 18, 2012 Gujranwala: An Art Competition was held at Wapda Town Campus on September 25 to create awareness among the students about pollution and its side effects. Different topics were allocated to the students of Classes II to IV. ...
Forging Partnerships
September 28, 2012 The Beaconhouse Dignity First Project for Grade IV is picking up speed. A total of 33 Beaconhouse branches have been selected to participate in the project and they have also been joined by the Rialto Middle School in the US. Partnerships between schools have been finalised and th...
Blue in Vogue
Ridaa Zainab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Sargodha September 12, 2012 Sargodha: The colour blue has always been associated with calmness and serenity. Clear blue lakes and a clear blue sky are both synonymous with peace and tranquility. BSS Sargodha organised a Blue Day to celebrate this associa...
Crises Management
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus August 28, 2012 Gujranwala: Parents entrust their children to school only because they know that the administration is prepared to meet every challenge. Palm Tree Campus arranged a First Aid Workshop for the teachers, conducted by a team fro...
Welcoming the Newbies
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus August 31, 2012 Gujranwala: After the superb A Level results were announced, PTC attracted students from Gujranwala, Muridke and other nearby areas. An orientation session was held for the new A Level students enlightening them about the var...
We, the Winners!
Huda Mir | Student Correspondent TBT | BSS Gujrat July 25, 2012 Gujrat: The Gujranwala Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) announced the matriculation results for 2011-2012 and, with tradition intact, stars from BSS Gujrat outshined all others with their spectacular performance! Th...
Green Campaign
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC May 26, 2012 Gujranwala: Maira Aslam, a student of Class V, Palm Tree Campus, has won the title of Super Green Angel. She received the Honour Shield for Super Green Angel and a participation certificate. Green Living Association launched this competition...
Spring Festival
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 6, 2012 Gujranwala: A Spring Festival was organised at the Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala and the parents of our students were invited to attend. Students actively participated in various areas that interested them such as music and art....
Thoughts and Imagination
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus April 11, 2012 Gujranwala: A Story Writing Competition was held at the Girls Branch in which all the sections of Class V participated enthusiastically. The students wrote stories on the topics given to them and were judged on set criteri...
Valuable Advice
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus April 12, 2012 Gujranwala: The Palm Tree Campus organised workshops for the students set to take Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) this year. The workshops began on April 12, 2012 and continued for two weeks. The experienced teacher...
Tales of Many Lands
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus April 26, 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse prides itself on giving students a well-rounded world view and teaching them the importance and beauty of cultural diversity. In order to give the students a look at the cultures of different countries,...
Royal Nuptial
Rafia Khokhar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 9, 2012 Gujranwala: The king of the jungle celebrated his wedding in a royal manner at Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala. The celebration was in form of a colourful assembly presentation and students dressed up in animal costumes, dancing to...
Bubbly Bubbles
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus May 08, 2012 Gujranwala: Young toddlers enjoyed making bubbles with their friends on the Bubble Day celebrated at Wapda Town Campus. They created clusters of bubbles using straws and soapy water. Students bl...
The Way Forward
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus May 29, 2012 Gujranwala: The A Level Branch of Palm Tree Campus arranged an Orientation session for the students of Cambridge XI to educate them about the facilities and subjects offered at the campus. Students from all over Gujranwala and S...
Vivacious Spring
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus Gujranwala May 17, 2012 Gujranwala: With the theme 'Festivals of the World', the Lower Primary Branch of Palm Tree Campus celebrated spring with vibrant flowers and a lively atmosphere. Students from Pre- Nursery, Nursery and KG participated...
Brilliance All Round
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent | Palm Tree Campus May 02, 2012 Gujranwala: The long-awaited results of the World Education Games held in March are finally here and two very talented students from Palm Tree Campus, Osama Shahid (VII-S) and Rizwan Shahid (X-C Silver) have won gold medals in Mathl...
Style and Taste
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent | Palm Tree Campus March 22, 2012 Gujranwala: The Culinary Skills and Funky Hairstyle Competition 2012 was organised by the Girls Branch of the Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala on March 22. The event was dedicated to mothers, and the mothers of all the participants we...
Tribute to Mothers
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Gujranwala May 03, 2012 Gujranwala: In a warm tribute to mothers' unconditional love, the students of BG KG I held a Mother's Day extravaganza. The active involvement of both students and parents was encouraged with different activities. The mother...
Cheerio Seniors
Ridaa Zainab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Sargodha April 02, 2012 Sargodha: BSS Girls Branch arranged a farewell for Class X-Matric, organised and hosted by Classes VIII, IX and X-Cambridge/Matric, on February 27. The function started right after the entry of X-Matric girls, all in black in a tr...
Ping Pong Fever
Ayesha Butt | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 06, 2012 Gujranwala: This year's A Level Intra-regional Table Tennis Tournament took place at Gujranwala PTC. Teams from the Central Region participated in the event which included Faisalabad, Defence Campus, Liberty Campus, ALGC and C...
Campus Capers
Ayesha Butt | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 17, 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus organised an Open Day for Beaconite families and friends. The school's open area was full of various stalls and booths including a horror room, XBox, jail and mehndi stand, to name but ...
Taking Responsibility
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus April 08, 2012 Gujranwala: On March 30, an Oath Taking Ceremony was organised for the School Head Boy and Girl and Deputy Head Boy and Girl at Wapda Town Campus. The elected students took an oath to stand by the responsibilities of their res...
Computer Know-how
Afshaan Qasim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Senior Boys Campus March 28, 2012 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Boys Campus held an IT Skills Development Workshop on March 27. Its purpose was to introduce some new features of MS Word 2007. It helped cut down the possibil...
Be Prepared!
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 15, 2012 Gujranwala: To ensure the security and safety of students and staff members, regular fire drills are conducted at Wapda Town Campus. The aim is to train the students and the staff members to take precautionary measures in the ...
Maths Mastery
Muneeza Akhtar | Staff Correspondent TBT | AITC April 12, 2012 Lahore: A total of 97 students from Beaconhouse Allama Iqbal Town Campus participated in the International Kangaroo Mathematics Contest (IKMC) on March 15, 2012. For Pre-Ecolier Level (Class I and II) and Ecolier Level (Class III and IV)...
Choosing a Future
Zain-ul-Abideen | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 05, 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus (PTC) hosted a parents' orientation session at Shelton Hotel. The orientation was organised to help parents become more involved in their child's education, career and future. The e...
Pledging to Serve
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus March 30, 2012 Gujranwala: An Oath Taking Ceremony for the School Head Boy, Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head Girl was held at Wapda Town Branch. The elected students took an oath in front of the whole school to stand by the responsibilities o...
Style, Strength and Stamina
Beaconhouse schools celebrated their Annual Sports Days in the months of February and March. Sports Day at NN KG Mehvesh Madda | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN KG Chapter February 26, 2012 Karachi: NNKG held their sports day at the UBL sports complex on February 25, 2012. It was a combination of spir...
Great Achievements
Amna Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | A Level Gulberg Campus March 08, 2012 Lahore: An Inter-Regional Table Tennis Tournament was held at BSS Gujranwala on March 6, 2012. It turned out to be a very interesting match as both teams were neck to neck in the competition. ALGC won the match and were awa...
Festive Spring
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Gujranwala March 14, 2012 Gujranwala: On March 9, BG KG I organised a colourful and captivating Spring Festival in which the little angels of Pre-Nursery, Nursery, KG, Class I and II actively participated. The sparkling stars prepared a variety of ...
Working Together
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala March 03, 2012 Gujranwala: The 2nd Parent-Teacher Meeting was held at Wapda Town Campus, Gujranwala. Parents were given students' academic and extracurricular feedback. Students' projects were also displayed. Parents...
Democratic Process
Rafia Khokar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wapda Town Campus Gujranwala March 09, 2012 Gujranwala: An election for the Head Boy, Head Girl, Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head Girl was held at Wapda Town Branch, Gujranwala in which the students actively participated in casting their votes. The campaigns ...
Syrupy Goodbyes....
Zain-Ul-Abideen | Student Correspondent TBT | BSS Palm Tree Campus March 02, 2012 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus A1 students showed their respect, honour and love for their seniors by organising one of the finest farewells that the campus has ever seen. The management team succeeded in surprising ever...
Promoting Education
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Palm Tree Campus February 25, 2012 Gujranwala: BSS Gujranwala participated in Education Expo 2012, held at the Gujranwala Business Centre. Eminent schools and universities of Gujranwala took part. It was a two-day event held solely to make the citizens o...
Eloquence in the Making
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala March 18, 2012 Gujranwala: English and Urdu Speech Contests were held at Upper Primary Branch, Palm Tree Campus (PTC) Gujranwala to instil in the students a desire to become eloquent at a young age. Students of Class II, III and IV participate...
Volleyball Victors
Muneeza Akhtar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Allama Iqbal Town Campus March 28, 2012 Lahore: The Intra-Regional Volleyball Tournament was organised by the BSS Allama Iqbal Town Campus on March 22-23. The teams were divided into Pool A and Pool B. Pool A: Canal Side Campus, Gujranwala Campus, Sialkot C...
Nurturing Nature
Ghulam Mustafa Tahir | School Head | BSS Sheikhupura March 16, 2012 Sheikhupura: BSS Sheikhupura won 1st position in the WWF Nature Carnival held in Lahore on February 19, 2012. The students of Class VI along with their teachers participated in the carnival and presented their project on 'Solid Wast...
Smashing Success
Ijaz Hussain | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Hafizabad February 06, 2012 Hafizabad: A group of badminton players from BSS Hafizabad led by Raja Mohammad Husnain made history by bringing all the badminton titles - inter-regional, intra-regional, BISE Gujranwala, Pakistan U-16 National Championship - ...
House Rivalry
Ayesha Butt | Student Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus March 15, 2012 Gujranwala: The first-ever Palm Tree Campus Sports Gala was organised on February 7, consisting of a series of performances from the student body. Headed by Shujjat Gondal and Aizaz Aisf from A2, the students were divided into...
Basketball Coronation
Shaiba Rizwan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BDC March 02, 2012 Lahore: Beaconhouse Defence Campus hosted the Intra-regional A Level Basketball Tournament for both boys and girls on February 8-9, 2012. It was an exciting two-day event, full of three-pointers, slam dunks and assists. The teams from Mult...
Hard Work Rewarded
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I January 24, 2012 Gujranwala: The Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the academic session 2010-2011 was organised for Classes I and II. Students were awarded certificates and trophies to acknowledge their outstanding performances. Mrs Ammra...
Clean Bill of Health
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC January 13, 2012 Gujranwala: The Pakistan Design for Change School Contest is part of a global initiative that encourages school children to identify and find solutions to challenges in the world. The purpose of this contest is to enhance creativity amon...
In a Good Cause
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC Gujranwala January 15, 2012 Gujranwala: Our students are dedicated and enthusiastic supporters of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital (SKMH). Recently, a card-making competition was organised by SKMH on its Birthday. Our artistically gifted student, Abd...
Turning Trash into Treasure
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff correspondent TBT | Gujranwala KG I January 24, 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Gujranwala KG I organised a special event to convert trash into treasure. The students learned how to make good use of waste material and create something worth presenting. They created funky hats from ...
Environment Day at BG KGI
Lubna Ikhlaq |Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I December 4, 2011 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Gujranwala (BG) KG I celebrated Environmental Day with a special assembly to educate students about the importance of a clean and healthy environment. Nursery and Pre-Nursery students perfo...
Fruit and Vegetable Day at BG KGI
Lubna Ikhlaq |Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I November 30, 2011 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Gujranwala (BG) KG I arranged a Fruit and Vegetable Day to highlight the different kinds of fruits and vegetable and encourage healthy eating habits. Pre-Nursery and Nursery students wore col...
Engineers and Mechanics at Work
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala January 10, 2012 Gujranwala: The Nature Club of Pakistan organised an Automobile Model Making Competition at the Palm Tree Campus, (PTC) Gujranwala. Classes IX-XIC participated in the event. Meccano sets were provided to the stud...
Educational Trips by BG KGI
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BG KG I December 2, 2011 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Gujranwala (BG) KG I organised an educational trip to the DC colony, one of the biggest construction projects in Gujranwala, for the students of Pre-Nursery. The students utilised this opportunity to observe a...
Science Olympiad at Palm Tree Campus
Ayesha Butt/ Staff Correspondent/Palm Tree Campus January 4th & 5th 2012 Gujranwala: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus hosted its first ever Science Olympiad. Consisting of a two day event, the competition held a range of activities for the participating O Level students, hailing from BSS Sial...
PTC A Level Students Visit BNU
Sodhi Mahrukh | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC November 29, 2011 Gujranwala: Palm Tree Campus (PTC) arranged an educational trip for A Level students to the Beaconhouse National University (BNU), Tarogil Campus, Lahore. The management of BNU introduced the students to various departmen...
Prize Distribution Ceremony at PTC
Mahrukh Sodhi | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC December 14, 2011 Gujranwala: A prize distribution ceremony was organised at Upper Primary, Palm Tree Campus (PTC), Gujranwala. Mr. Zaheer-ul-Haq, President Chamber of Commerce, Gujranwala, graced the event as the Chief Guest. Such events ...
Collective Birthday Party at KG, PTC
Sodhi Mahrukh | Staff Correspondent TBT | PTC, Gujranwala December 30, 2011: A collective birthday party was celebrated for the students with birthdays in November, at KG, Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala. The event was organised for children belonging to Pre-Nursery, Nursery and KG and was atten...
Students of PTC achieve Outstanding Learners Award
Sodhi Mahrukh | Staff Correspondent, TBT | PTC, Gujranwala January 2, 2012: Students of Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala have achieved positions for the Outstanding Learners Award, 2011. Haris Sohail stood 3rd in the straight 8 As from O Level category and Hnia Usman secured the 2nd position i...
Quiz Competition at Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala
Mahrukh Sodhi/Staff Correspondent/ PTC Gujranwala December 8th, 2011:  A Quiz Competition was held amongst PTC Girls' , PTC Boys'; and Wapda Town Campus, Gujranwala, from class V to VIII. Members of Team 1, the Panthers, were IzzaTahir, Hashir Amir and Moeez  Naeem from Wapda Town Campu...
Quaid Day and Christmas at Wapda Town, Gujranwala
Rafia Tahir | Staff Correspondent, TBT | Gujranwala December 24, 2011: Beaconhouse Wapda Town Campus, Gujranwala, celebrated the Quaid-e-Azam Day on December 22.  Students made national flags with the help of their art teachers. The purpose of this activity was to rev...
Beaconhouse Leadership Entrepreneurial Summit at PTC
Zain ul Abideen | Student Correspondent, TBT | Palm Tree Campus November 30th, 2011: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus (PTC), Gujranwala organised its first ever Beaconhouse Leadership Entrepreneurial Summit (BLES). The event was organised by A Level students entirely and provided young entrep...
Intra-Regional Athletic Meet 2011
Ghashia Rauf | Staff Correspondent, TBT | Garden Town Campus November 30, 2011: The Punjab Stadium resounded with happy cheers as the Intra Regional Athletic Meet 2011 Championship Team Trophy for Boys was held by none other than the host, Beaconhouse Garden Town Campus, Lahore. The team defeat...
Blunders and Consequences in Intermediate Examinations
Syed M. Osama | IX-Cambridge |F/11-4 Campus, Islamabad Of all the problems faced by Pakistan, currently the most controversial problem is the faulty Intermediate result. For the first time, the computerised system was introduced to calculate the result and marks of the students but the softw...
Grandparents Day at KG I Gujranwala
Lubna Ikhlaq | Staff Correspondent | KG I Gujranwala October 28, 2011: The Grandparents Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Gujranwala KG I. The purpose of the event was to reduce generation gap and to make the little ones realise the cultural values and importance of grandparents as essential ...
On the Hunt for Stars!
Mahrukh Sodhi/Staff Correspondent/Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus/Gujranwala November 25, 2011:  Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus, Gujranwala held its first ever Beaconhouse Music Icon (BMI) final.  The event was hosted by Ayesha Butt and Saqib Elahi and was attended by the school’s large stud...
Fashion and Performing Arts Show at Palm Tree Campus
November 16, 2011: Beaconhouse Palm Tree Campus (PTC), Gujranwala organised it’s first-ever Fashion and Performing Arts Show. The event was organised by A Level students entirely and consisted of a skit, a fashion show, a mime and a fusion dance performance. O Level students from other schools...
Blunders and Consequences in Intermediate Examinations
Syed M. Osama | IX-Cambridge |F/11-4 Campus, Islamabad Of all the problems faced by Pakistan, currently the most controversial problem is the faulty Intermediate result. For the first time, the computerised system was introduced to calculate the result and marks of the students but the softwa...
Beaconhouse Student, Saud Afzal Among National Spelling Bee Champions
Spelling Bee Competitions expand the student`s horizon beyond the classroom and enhance their process of learning. The DAWN Spelling Bee Competition was organised by the DAWN Media Group in partnership with the US Embassy, Islamabad in collaboration with The Oxford University Press, who provided ju...
Recent Activities at Defence Campus, Lahore
November 2011: Beaconhouse Defence Campus (BDC) bagged the Intra-regional Football Cup. After an easy win over Gujranwala in the semis, the final was a tough contest with A Level Gulberg Campus but the BDC boys won 1-0.  BDC’s girls’ basketball team made their way to the final o...
Intra-regional Basketball Tournament 2011
By Rubina Kausar | TBT Correspondant October 25-26, 2011: A total of 14 teams participated in the Intra Regional Basketball Tournament at Beaconhouse Liberty Lahore and our team from 78 A-1 won the third position. The team members were awarded Bronze medals and certificates. The first match was...
Outstanding O & A Level Results 2011
August 11, 2011: Beaconhouse students achieved yet another spectacular O and A Level result that saw the highest number of As in both O and A Level examinations across the nation.  In the class of 2011, 544 A Level students secured 2 or more As while a staggering 1,211 O Level students achieve...
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