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Eid Milan Party
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC Boys hosted an Eid milan party on September 15, 2017. Students wore their Eid clothes to school. They sang and danced to their favourite tunes. The annual event provided an opportune platform for the students to refuel themselves for th...
Visit to National Assembly of Pakistan
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: To perceive egalitarianism in its real essence, young students from the Beaconhouse Potohar Campus visited the National Assembly of Pakistan on September 13, 2017. O Levels students visited the venue as part of their research for their...
Eid Milan Party
Sheema Umair | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: An Eid milan party was organised by BSR on September 8, 2017. Students and teachers made the necessary arrangements to make their party a success. In order to create the needed ambiance, students decorated their classes with balloons and fl...
Defence Day
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Students of Class V-B performed a role play on September 6, 2017 to pay tribute to our valiant soldiers. Our student, Naveera Hashmi, delivered a speech highlighting the importance of Defense Day. ...
Celebrating the Spirit of Defence Day
Sheema Umair | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: A special assembly was organised on September 6, 2017 by the students of Class VIII-A at BSR, to honour the martyrs of the 1965 war. The assembly focused on making students aware of the sacrifices made by our army in order to defend our count...
Remembering Quaid-e-Azam
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi: Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s 69th death anniversary was observed by the students of Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus on September 11, 2017. Class IV-A students performed a heart-touching role play showing Quaid...
Orientation Session 2017
Naushin Fasih ǁ Staff Correspondent ǁ BPC - Boys Branch Rawalpindi: An orientation session was held for students of Class VI on September 7, 2017 to introduce them to the new curriculum. Students, teachers and parents attended the interactive session. The headmistress also addressed the audience....
Clubs in Action
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus for boys introduced club classes from September 5, 2017. Students became members of different clubs according to their aptitudes. The clubs include Life Skills Club, English Club, Urdu Club, Science Club and ...
Open Day and Orientation
Shehnila Waqas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: The Open Day and Orientation session of BSTRP was held on September 9, 2017. It was aimed at families looking for a school for their children. The event was a well-planned with a variety of activities for parents and prospective student...
A New Swimming Pool
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Nothing beats the summer heat like the splash of pool water and nothing beats rejuvenating oneself by swimming in a pool. BPC Boys’ Campus has lived up to its promise of installing a swimming pool within the premises of its academic ...
Teacher Training Sessions
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: In house training sessions of PSHE and Blog were conducted at BPC Boy’s Campus on September 6, 2017 to equip teachers with the latest communication skills. The workshop aimed to strengthen the student-teacher bond. ...
Celebrating Defence Day
Shehnila Waqas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: The Defence Day of Pakistan marking the 52nd anniversary of the 1965 War, was celebrated with traditional fervour and solemnity at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Primary (BSTRP) Campus on September 6, 2017. The celebrations bega...
SBPD Programme for Teachers
Shehnila Waqas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: Focusing on SBPD, the BSTRP Campus started the new academic session of 2017-18 with a series of workshops for the teachers. The prime objective was to better equip our faculty members with the latest and advanced teaching strategies which,...
Welcome Back!
Shehnila Waqas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: The morning assembly on August 21, 2017 marked the commencement of the new academic session and with it commenced the educational journey for the students of Class I at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Primary. They were welcomed v...
Teachers’ Achievements
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Ms Uzma and Ms Arshia made BPC Boys Campus proud by being declared as the best teachers on May 19, 2017. Another moment of achievement was observed when Ms Arshia and Ms Shazia got their distinction in the Cambridge entitled course...
A Trip to Nathiagali
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: WWF, in collaboration with BPC Boys, arranged a trip to Nathiagali on April 18, 2017. Students were taken to NWFP Wireless Department Information Centre where they attended a workshop on biodiversity, followed by a documentary related ...
Visit to BSTRP Campus
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Students of Class V from BSTRP visited the BSTRG Campus on May 10, 2017, to get better acquainted with the campus, teachers, and fellow students. Students took a tour of the campus and enjoyed some exciting activities in the science lab, th...
International Online Competitions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi: The Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus launched a series of Beaconhouse International Online Competitions for the first time ever. The campus hosted two different competitions on an international level. The Beaconhouse Interna...
Club Culmination Day
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG organised a grand Club Culmination Day on April 25, 2017, to display our students’ skills, which they have been working on for the whole year, under the supervision and guidance of our expert and well-experienced teachers. Clubs n...
Trip to Chaklala Air Base
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC-Boys arranged a meeting with professional Aviation pilots at Chaklala Air Base on April 18, 2017, to learn about the basics of flying in the Pakistani Air Force and to develop an interest in the prestigious field. Concise but infor...
Trip to Taxila Museum
Saad Khan and Hassaan Ahmed | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: Students of Class IX at BSTRB had the time of their lives as they visited the Taxila Museum as part of a school trip, on April 12, 2017. Several teachers, including Mr Haris Javed and Ms Quratulain, accompanied the students....
Inter-Section Chess Competition
Saad Khan, Hamza Zaheer and Syed Armaghan | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: An exhilarating Inter-Section Chess Competition was held at BSTRB on March 22, 2017. In duels of tactical planning, brainpower and mental ability, students gave it their all for the win. Parents were also invit...
Inter-School Drama Fest 2017
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: The Inter-School Drama Fest 2017 was hosted by BSR on April 7, 2017, at the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA). BSR took this initiative to collaborate with different schools through this captivating event. The purpose was to promote a...
Exchange of Culture
Nazish Raujani and Quratulain Qureshi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Qasimabad Hyderabad: A Skype session was arranged at Beaconhouse Qasimabad on April 10, 2017, with the Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Campus in Rawalpindi, where the students of both campuses discussed their different cultures....
A Memorable Farewell
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: At BSTRG, the outgoing Classes of X-M and XI-C were thrown a farewell party by the junior classes on April 8, 2017. The school grounds were adorned beautifully in honour of the graduating students, who went down memory lane as they recalled...
Drama Festival
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Students of Class IX-Cambridge at BSTRG participated in the Beaconhouse Inter-School Drama Festival, held on Friday, April 7, 2017, at the Rawalpindi Arts Council. Students performed on a play called “Juvenile Idiosyncrasies”, presenting...
World Wetlands Day
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: To observe World Wetlands Day, Class VII at BSTRG prepared a presentation on the significance and ecological value of wetlands on April 11, 2017. Class VI and all other faculty members attended the seminar, which was highly informative on w...
Inter-Branch Science Quiz
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTRG hosted an Inter-Branch Science Quiz for Class VI on April 11, 2017. Exuberant teams from BSTRB also participated in the quiz, which consisted of a total of four rounds. The first round was a team round, followed by an indi...
Qirat Competition
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC-boys organised a qirat competition on April 8, 2017. The aim was to teach students accurate pronunciation of Arabic words....
Orientation Session
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: An orientation session was held for the students of Class VIII on April 8, 2017 to introduce them to the Matriculation system, IGCSE and GCE. Students and teachers from BCLR and BSR and parents came to BPC to attend the interactive se...
Adieu My Friends
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT BPC Boys Rawalpindi: The outgoing O Level class was given farewell by its juniors on April 8, 2017. The event was held at Safari Hall where students performed skits and sang songs. At the end, everyone enjoyed a lavish dinner. ...
Third Parent-Teacher Meeting
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The third Parent-Teacher Meeting of the session 2016-17 was held at BSTRG on March 29, 2017. A large number of parents turned out to discuss the performance and studies of their children with their teachers. Parents were also inf...
A Pleasant Surprise
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: Executive Director North Mr Nassir Mehmood Kasuri gave BSTRP a pleasant surprise by visiting the branch on March 29, 2017. He spent some quality time with the students and the teachers and took keen interest in the work being done in extra...
Debate Competition
Saad Khan, Hamza Zaheer and Syed Armaghan | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB held an Inter-section Debate Competition on March 16, 2017, on topics such as “School Uniform Should Be Mandatory”, “Nursery Rhymes Have Meaning” and “Technology Is Making Us Lazy”. Co-curricu...
A Tribute to our National Heroes
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: A special assembly was organised on March 30, 2017 by the students of BSR to pay tribute to our national heroes, Abdul Sattar Edhi and Master Ayub. A senior representative of the Edhi Foundation was invited to share stories about Abdul Sattar ...
Oxford Big Read Competition
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: At BSR, a prize distribution ceremony for the Oxford Big Read Competition was held on March 27, 2017, in which Hassan Mustafa, student of Class VII-C, won the title of Regional Finalist of Northern Region. The competition was organised by OUP,...
Master Chef Competition at BSR
Sonia Ishaq| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: The Master Chef Competition 2017 took place on March 16 and 17, 2017, at BSR. Both girls and boys participated with their beloved fathers as they prepared and decorated their dishes. The students were overjoyed and the mood was festive. This e...
Learning in a Fantasy World
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: A colourful, captivating event titled “Me and My Fantasy World” was organised by the students of Class III at BSTRP on February 14, 2017. The main objective of this event, which was based on different famous fairy tales, was to refine s...
English Essay Writing Competition
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: An inter-class English essay writing competition was held at BSR, Boys’ and Girls’ branches on February 23, 2017. The topic given to the students was, Technology. The three best students from each class were awarded certificates. ...
National Child Art Competition
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: BSR students took part in the National Child Art Competition on February 23, 2017. The theme of the competition was, Art for Change. The originality and creativity executed by our students was greatly appreciated by the organisers. The parti...
A Proud Moment for BSR
Sonia Ishaq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: BSR proudly declared the IKLC results on February 27, 2017. Three of our students – Anaya Shezad (Class VI), Hadia Sartaj (Class VII) and Shehryar Awan (Class VIII) – bagged bronze medals and were also awarded certificates. These studen...
Futsal Tournament
Saad Khan, Hamza Zaheer and Syed Armaghan | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: The Futsal Tournament, one of the most eagerly awaited event at BSTRB, was held on March 15, 2017. There was enthusiasm and a beautiful display of football by our young athletes. After the tournament, awards ...
Orientation Session on ACCA
Sonia Ishaq| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: An orientation session was hekd for the students of Classes IX till X-Matric on March 2, 2017 at BSR. A guest speaker, Zahid Majeed of a renowned institution, was invited to conduct this session. The main objective of the session was to inform ...
Orientation Session
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: An orientation session was held at BSTRG for the newly bifurcated classes IX-M and IX-C on February 23, 2017. Headmistress Ms Samina addressed the teachers and parents and gave information about the different subject combinations students c...
Environmental Conference
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG hosted an Environmental Conference on February 9, 2017, to highlight the alarming conditions of our environment and to discuss causes and solutions. Other branches were also invited to contribute to the noble cause of saving our envir...
Educational Trip to Biodiversity Park
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Classes VI, VII and VIII from BSTRG went on an educational trip to Morgah Biodiversity Park on Feburary 8, 2017. The students thoroughly enjoyed the trip while also learning about different species of plants and animals. They were also gi...
Poetry Out Loud
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: A poetry recitation activity, Poetry Out Loud, was held for the students of Level 1, 2 and 4 on March 4, 2017 at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Primary. The students participated earnestly in the activity and acted on different po...
Guest Speaker
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Dr Maham Tariq, a former Beaconhouse student, who graduated from school eight years ago, visited the campus on February 2, 2017. She gave a lecture on self-grooming and personal hygiene, followed by session of questions and answ...
Orientation Session for O Level Students
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: A representative from the Regional Office briefed the O Level students at BPC Boys about the merits of opting for A Level studies. Students got an opportunity to speak to the representative and gain firsthand information about the ad...
Saying Farewell
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: At BPC Boys, Matric students were given a warm farewell by Class IX students on March 15, 2017. A wonderful evening was organised in Bar-B-Q Tonight, where students performed skits and sang songs followed by lavish high-tea....
Kahoot Workshop
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC Boys provided a platform for professional development to the teachers by offering a workshop on Kahoot. Ms Sehrish explained the prerequisites of Kahoot through a multimedia presentation and later on teachers designed quizzes with ...
Acknowledging Academic Excellence
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: At BPC Boys, Matric and O Level students were awarded hats with their names embedded on them as a token of appreciation for their hard work in the morning assembly on March 15, 2017. Students appreciated and cherished their memories ...
Bonfire Night
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: To fully enjoy the first few days of spring, BPC Boys decided to make merry by celebrating a Bonfire Night. Ranging from various food stalls to a crackling bonfire and delicious barbeque, the nocturnal event offered an abundance of foo...
Orientation Day
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: At BPC Boys, an orientation session was held for students of Class VIII to introduce them to the Matriculation system, IGCSE and GCE on February 16, 2017. Students and teachers from BCLR and BSR came to BPC to attend the interactive s...
NIMUN
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: The three day Model United Nation event was held in NUST University Islamabad from February 2-5, 2017. Delegates from across the country participated in this memorable event. A delegation comprising of 16 students represented BPC Boys ...
Trip to SOS School
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse teaches its students to work towards bridging the gap between different members of society and embracing the diversity in our community. In view of this, the Community Service Society of Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Boys orga...
Parents Meet Teachers
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: A parent-teacher meeting of the outgoing O Level students was held on January 21, 2017. It was an opportunity for the parents to assess their children’s progress and share their concerns with the teachers. The meeting proved to be ve...
Open Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: BPC KG&P hosted an Open Day for students of Classes IV and V on December 16, 2016, to display an insightful learning experience to parents and visitors. The entire program was an organised structure of activities tha...
Cultural Show
Huda Muhammad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRK Rawalpindi: A Provincial Cultural Show was organised by the Kindergarten level of BSTRK on December 22, 2016 to highlight the traditions and culture of Pakistan. Enthusiastic children described their respective culture and lifestyle along with delig...
Rave Night
Saad Khan, Syed Armaghan and Hamza Zaheer | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: Students of Class XI coordinated with the BSTRB administration to organise one of the most exciting co-curricular events of the academic session of 2016, the Rave Night on December 11, 2016. The event allowed t...
Voice of Islamabad
Saba Arbab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI-A Islamabad: BMI-A conducted a singing competition on a grand scale for the second time in Islamabad on the evening of November 30, 2016. In the Voice of Islamabad, two performers from each institution showcased their talent, which included all Beaconhous...
Lesson on Nutrition
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG organised for a nutritionist to present at the campus on December 5, 2016. Well-known nutritionist Dr Rezzan Khan, who is serving as Consultant Nutritionist at Shifa International Hospital Islamabad, took time out of his busy schedul...
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 ...
A Message of Equality and Acceptance
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: A short film titled ‘I Am not Different’ made by Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi students of Class VIII won the first prize in an International Filmmaking Competition on December 5, 2016. Students conve...
Winter Gala at BSR
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSR organised a Winter Gala on December 2, 2016. The event aimed to amuse guests with colourful fireworks and sky lanterns that lit up the evening sky. International and local cuisine was available at the fo...
Educational Field Trips at BSR
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi: While Visual Performing and Arts Club students at BSR were live on the ATV morning show on November 29, 2016, BSR’s other clubs enjoyed field trips relevant to their clubs. The Environmental Club and Health & Fitness...
Recycling Day
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Recycling is important in today’s world if we want to leave this planet in a livable state for our future generations. Keeping the vision of sustainability in mind, Recycling Day was observed at BSTRG on November 28, 2016. Students of Cla...
My Father, My Friend
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: A talk session on useful tips for parenting was held at the Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Campus on November 25, 2016. Parents of students were invited to this talk titled ‘My Father-My Friend’. Among the ...
BSR Students Go Live on ATV
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Visual and Performing Arts Club at BSR went on live TV in ATV’s morning show “Mehkti Morning” on November 29, 2016. The guests in this morning show were famous artist Mr Asim and painter/social worker Mr Jimmy...
Trip to Golra Sharif Railway Station
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Students of Class IV at BCLR visited Golra Sharif Railway Station, almost a century old and known more commonly as the Railway Heritage Museum on November 16, 2016. The museum is truly one of a kind with old lo...
Bringing Three Regions Together
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The first ever Beaconhouse Inter Region Online Documentary Competition for A Levels was successfully conducted across Pakistan on November 23, 2016, at BCLR. The top three branches from all three regions took ...
Trip to Heritage Museum Loak Virsa
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: At Beaconhouse Civil Lines, Class V students went on an informative and fun-filled field trip to Heritage Museum Loak Virsa on November 17, 2016. Children observed a wealth of artifacts illustrating more than ...
Parental Engagement Session
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC K&P Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus, Kindergarten and Primary held its first Parental Engagement Session for the year 2016-2017 on November 27, 2016. Parents had their queries and concerns addressed. It was a productive session which ensured the...
Drama Competition
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Students of BPC Boys on November 24, 2016 presented the story of transgender in the form of a stage play, with the society acting as the primary antagonist. A moving modern realistic tale of chaos, it competed well against the other dra...
Grandparents’ Day at BSTRP
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Primary Branch Rawalpindi: At BSTRP, students of Class III organised a curriculum-based event on November 18, 2016, which focused on studying the past by sharing the experiences of grandparents. The grandparents told stories of ho...
Support Staff Development Programme
Huda Muhammad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Kindergarten Rawalpindi: A Support Staff Development Programme was conducted by senior professionals at BSTRK to bring awareness of job objectives to the support staff on November 12, 2016. The support staff in any organisation p...
Behaviour Management in Teens
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: A very informative and interactive session on ‘Managing Behaviour in Teens’ was held for parents at Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi on November 8, 2016. The successful workshop was held by three guest speakers, Ms Ayesha Kashif PhD Schola...
Interactive Session with Parents
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: An interactive session was held at BSTRP on November 11, 2016, with the parents of struggling students and those who did not attend the first parent teacher meeting and orientation session of 2016-17. This session aimed to familiarize the ...
Recreational Trip to Murree
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi: BSR arranged a recreational trip for female Matric students on November 12, 2016, in order to give them a refreshing break from their tough academic life. Students enjoyed the trip immensely and made memories for life....
ILP Workshop
Huda Muhammad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Kindergarten Rawalpindi: A very informative session was conducted by Ms Ayesha Umer on ‘Individual Learning Plans’ at BSTRK on October 30, 2016. All Nursery and Kindergarten staff attended the session where Ms Ayesha was abl...
Recreational Trip to Murree
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi: BSR arranged a recreational trip to Murree for Matric students in order to give them a smooth break from their tough academic life on November 6, 2016. Students enjoyed the trip immensely and made it a memorable one. T...
Extracurricular Activities
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Rawalpindi: Recently, logos and taglines were designed as part of club activities at BSR. Also, miming and African dance activities were held in the Visual and Performing Art Club on November 4, 2016. BSR believes that participation in extracurricular ...
Pajama Party
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: Students of Kindergarten enjoyed a ‘Pajama Party’ at BPC Kindergarten and Primary on Thursday, November 3, 2016. At the end of their unit titled ‘Up and Away’, and their reader titled ‘Oliver Who Would Not S...
Apple Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar K&P Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus celebrated International Apple Day on November 3, 2016. Pre-Nursery, Kindergarten and Primary students learnt about the benefits of eating apples. They ate apples, painted apple prints, had a...
Trip to Jungle Kingdom
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: At Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Kindergarten and Primary, students of Class I went on an educational trip to the ‘Jungle Kingdom’ in Ayub Park on Monday, October 24, 2016. This trip was related to their science uni...
MUN at Iqra University
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Campus Rawalpindi: A three day Model United Nation event was held at Iqra University Islamabad from October 21 to October 23, 2016. Delegates from across the country participated in this memorable event. A delegation comprising of five students r...
Parent Teacher Meeting
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: At BPC Boys, a parent teacher meeting was held on October 22, 2016, to provide an opportunity for parents of outgoing O Level students to assess their children’s progress and to interact with teachers to share their concerns. The a...
Election Day
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC Boys campus was abuzz with excitement during the election campaign that took place on October 21, 2016. Colourful posters and students wearing badges to support their favourite candidates added to the spirit of the day. Participa...
Parent Teacher Meeting
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: The current session's first parent teacher meeting was held in BPC Kindergarten and Primary Section on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. It was an open forum where parents and teachers interacted with each other in a healthy...
Performance Appraisal Webinar Session 2016
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: A very informative and interactive performance appraisal webinar session was held at BSR on October 19, 2016. All teaching staff and administrative cadre took part in the session. Various elements of performance app...
Inter Twin-city Swimming Gala!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSR is pleased to announce its victory in the Inter Twin-City Swimming Gala held at HiTec University, Taxila. BSR brought back a large number of gold, silver and bronze medals along with shields in various categorie...
Parent-Teacher Meeting
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSR held its first parent-teacher meeting for the session 2016-2017 on Friday, October 7, 2016. This conference provided a platform to parents to discuss their children’s academic progress with teachers. BSR also ...
Orientation Session 2016-17
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Primary Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Curriculum Orientation Sessions 2016-17 were held on October 1, 2016. Parents of students in Classes II, III, IV and V were invited and were familiarised with the curriculum by subject coordinators. BPR Headmistress ...
Global Perspectives Face to Face Workshop
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Cambridge IGCSE Global Perspectives develops independent thinking, learning and communication skills. It focuses on issues relevant to today’s learners and helps them shape their world perspective through investigation, dialogue and ...
Annual Prize Distribution
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Keeping with its tradition, BSR organised a very successful Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the session 2015-2016 on October 8, 2016. Students were awarded shields, medals and certificates for their persiste...
Super Swimmers of BPC Boys
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: The highly competitive swimmers of BPC Boys participated in different swimming competitions held at High Tech University Taxilla on October 5, 2016. In the relay race, the gold medal was won by Hamza bin Asim, Muhammad Ahmad Ayaan, Sye...
Lake View Plantation Campaign
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: As a way to counteract rising global temperatures, students from BPC Boys Campus came up with the idea of a tree plantation. On October 6, 2016, over 100 BPC students planted rows of Kachnar trees in Lake View Park in collaboration wi...
Visit to Al-Shifa Hospital
Sadia Tahir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Student representatives from BSTRG went to Al-Shifa Hospital on October 5, 2016 to witness the process of dialysis which was demonstrated by the doctors and other staff members. The students also talked to some patients about their illness,...
Quaid-e-Azam Day Assembly
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: To pay a homage to our national hero and founder of our nation, Quaid-e-Azam, a special assembly was conducted at BSTRG on September 29, 2016. Hosted by Class VI-B, the assembly included presentations by students on Quaid-e-Azam’s achieve...
Peace Day Celebrations
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Peace Day was celebrated with much enthusiasm in BSTRG on Monday, September 26, 2016. The faculty and students from all classes gathered in the school ground to celebrate this day dedicated to peace and unity. Students attended the morning...
Eid Celebrations
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC Boys campus hosted an Eid party on Friday, September 30, 2016 that was an enjoyable event for all. Students dressed up for the occasion in their Eid clothes and enjoyed many fun and exciting activities like sprinting and dancing. T...
Humanity Wall as an ART Project
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: A ‘Humanity Wall’ was made at BSTRG as part of an art project on September 29, 2016. Students came up with different social issues and their remedies in the form of striking and enthralling paintings which were displayed on the ‘Human...
Project Based Learning in Science
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: At BSTRG, students of Class VIII presented projects on the digestive system as a part of project based learning on September 28, 2016. Students gave excellent presentations on their projects and showed a good understanding of the concepts ...
Inspired by Truck Art
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: At BPC Boys Campus, students were inspired by an art form that is unique to Pakistan - truck art. On September 30, 2016, students created their version of truck art with sapphire blue peacock patterns and intricate floral patterns ref...
Open Day at BSTRK
Huda Muhammad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRK Rawalpindi: A colorful and fun filled “Alice in Wonderland” theme represented the Open Day at BSTRK on October 1, 2016. Open Day, aiming to familiarise parents with different teaching strategies, included crafts making, face painting and fun food...
Investiture Ceremony 2016
Saad Khan, Hamza Zaheer and Syed Armaghan | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB hosted its Student Council Investiture Ceremony on October 1, 2016. School Group Head Mrs Ayesha Sohail graced the occasion as chief guest and the council members took pledges to dutifully carry out thei...
Learning about Energy Conservation
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus, Kindergarten and Primary, conducted several activities relating to energy conservation on Monday, October 3, 2016. These activities aimed to teach the students about the importance of ener...
Election Result Announcement
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: The much awaited result of the Student Council Elections at BSTRG was announced on September 30, 2016. Headmistress Mrs Samina Imran announced the results with Zaeema Khuram elected as deputy head girl and Momina Zaigham elected as head gir...
Planting Trees
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC-Boys celebrated Plantation Week from September 29, 2016. Various activities such as designing posters were organised under the platform of PSHE. Every student added a ‘leaf’, symboliaing his participation in the activity. This ...
Well Done Boys!
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus sent a delegation consisting of nine students to Roots Ivy Riverview for their junior MUN, RIJMUN '16 on September 30, 2016. Two of BPC students, M Ammar and Ali Kazmi, were in the Historical Crisis Cabine...
Another World Record!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: It is a matter of a great pride that Beaconhouse has been chosen once again to be a part of a Guinness World Record attempt against “Cyber Bullying”. This time BSR also participated in this event in order to prom...
Orientation and Open Day
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: BSTRP organised an open day and orientation session for the parents on September 25, 2016. The purpose of this session was to familiarise the parents with the new curriculum and the Beaconhouse Learner Profile which is the main tenet of ou...
Celebrating Peace
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: BPC Boys highlighted the importance of peace through various activities conducted on September 21 to 24, 2016. Class VI conducted a morning assembly with a pledge to promote peace. Students sang songs and did speeches to mark the day...
BCLR at British Council Event
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: British Council organised an event at Pak-China Center on September 24, 2016. Various schools from Pakistan participated in the event and BCLR students represented Beaconhouse and performed on Allama Iqbal...
Eid-ul-Azha Celebrations
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRK Rawalpindi: A wonderful and festive Eid party was held at BSTRK on September 23, 2016. All students came dressed in colourful Eid outfits. The main objective behind the celebration was to encourage the students to share their lunch with friend...
International Peace Day
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: BSTRP conducted a morning assembly to celebrate International Peace Day on September 21, 2016. This assembly provided an opportunity to engage students in activities related to global peace and harmony. Classes I and II made head bands and...
BSR GIRLS EID BONANZA 2016
Ms Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls’ Rawalpindi: BSR Girls’ Campus celebrated their yearly Eid Bonanza party held on September 23, 2016. All girls dressed up beautifully in their Eid dresses and students enjoyed the event by giving mesmerising dance ...
BSR BOYS EID BONANZA 2016
Ms Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Boys’ Rawalpindi: BSR arranged an Eid Bonanza for its students on September 23, 2016. Students made the event a memorable one by dressing up for the occasion, bringing mouth-watering dishes, snow spray cans and party poppe...
Celebrating World Peace Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: World Peace Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Potohar Campus, Kindergarten and Primary, with a lot of enthusiasm and zeal on Thursday, September 22, 2016. Students of all classes in the Primary Section participated in ...
World Peace Day Celebration
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: World Peace Day was celebrated at BSTRB with enthusiasm and passion on September 22, 2016. A prodigious assembly was organised and presented by the students and teachers of Class XI, explaining and cherishing the importance of the occasion. ...
Welcoming Grade VI with Festivity
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG welcomed Class VI students with special celebrations on August 22, 2016. A welcoming morning assembly was hosted by some senior students in order to make Class VI students feel at home in the new campus. The assembly began with the r...
Defence Day Celebrations
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys’ Campus Rawalpindi: September 6, 1965 was a historic day for Pakistan and we celebrate the memory of our martyrs on this day every year. BPC Boys’ Campus conducted a thoughtful morning assembly to give the students a detailed insight on Defen...
Donating Books as Part of Social Work
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys’ Campus Rawalpindi: The students of BPC Boy’s Campus achieved a milestone in extracurricular activities when they helped donate approximately 500 books to the underprivileged students of Sallamah Educational Academy of Excellence on September ...
Recycling Initiative
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys’ Campus Rawalpindi: BPC Boys’ Campus started a recycling initiative on September 17, 2016 to promote the “Reduce, Reuse and Recycle” ideology amongst the students. The activity was organised by Ms Sania and is affiliated with the ISA proje...
Project Based Learning in Science
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Students of Class VII at BSTRG showcased their models as a part of project based learning on September 9, 2016. Students made animal cells and plant cells with the help of different materials and also gave presentations on their projects....
Celebrations of Defence Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: Gaiety and patriotic fervour marked Defence Day celebrations in BSTRG on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Defence Day, also known as “Youm-e-Difa”, is celebrated on September 6 every year, in memory of the martyrs of the 1965 War. The fac...
Back to School Party
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG celebrated the start of the new school year by throwing a party to welcome the students back to school on September 9, 2016. The party was hosted and organised by senior students of the campus and they entertained their junior fellow...
Eid-ul-Azha Celebrations
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: Eid ul Azha celebrations were held in the Kindergarten and Primary sections at Beaconhouse Potahar Campus on Monday, September 19, 2016. Starting from the morning assembly, students of all ages and levels were in...
Defence Day Celebrations
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: A special morning assembly was organised by the students of Beaconhouse Primary Branch Satellite Town Rawalpindi to celebrate Defence Day on September 6, 2016. The day was dedicated to the remembrance of our martyred heroes who gave their l...
BSR Celebrate Defence Day
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi: A special assembly was conducted at BSR for Defence Day on September 6, 2016, under the supervision of Ms Arooj Raza, Ms Ayesha Abbas and Ms Rehana Tahir. Students actively participated in role plays paying tribute to th...
BEC Inauguration Ceremony at BSR
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Rawalpindi: The BEC Inauguration Ceremony was held at Beaconhouse Senior Campus on September 6, 2016. Students prepared a number of wonderful performances for the audience. Various performances such as a Spanish dance and Karate ...
Orientation Session for Parents
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB organized an orientation session for the parents of Class VI students on September 2, 2016. This session proved to be advantageous as parents were briefed about the curriculum, upgraded homework policies, and assessments scheduled for t...
Defence Day Celebrations
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB held a special morning assembly to pay tribute to Pakistan’s armed forces on Defence Day on September 6, 2016. The assembly was prepared by the teachers and students of Class VIII. It began with the recitation of the Holy Quran follo...
Celebrating Independence Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: Kindergarten and Primary Section at Beaconhouse Potohar Campus celebrated our country’s 69th Independence Day with plenty of patriotic fervor and enthusiasm. Dressed as national leaders, the students paid tribute t...
Getting to Know Each Other
Fatima Kalim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Primary Rawalpindi: BSTRP organised an interactive session ‘Let’s Know Each Other’ on September 2, 2016 for the mothers of Class I students in order to introduce them to the children’s teachers. Headmistress Ms S...
Back to School Party
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: A fun back-to-school party entertained students and teachers alike on September 2, 2016. Students engaged themselves in a range of exciting activities. They shared their food with the school support staff on the “Sharing is Caring Table...
Educational Conference Held at BEC
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: A two-day educational conference was held at Beaconhouse Education Complex on March 27, 2016. Teachers from across the Northern Region including the staff of BPC Boys’ Branch attended the interactive session. Beaconhouse Academic Dir...
A Blessed Start
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Rawalpindi Senior Campus Rawalpindi: BSR commenced its session this year with a Quran Khawani on August 26, 2016. Our students recited from the Holy Quran with great dignity and respect. Later, there was a combined prayer conducted by Ms Tehmina...
Empowering Students to Take the Lead
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRP Rawalpindi: Students of Beaconhouse Satellite Town Branch, Omer Ishtiaq and Aveen Haroon showcased their creativity and innovation through presenting recycled products at the 7th Regional School Group Meeting held at the Ramada Hotel on June 3, 2016....
Filmi Wilmi!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSR held an orientation session for BPR students on May 17, 2016. To familiarise BPR students with the BSR campus, teachers, SM, HM BSR held a Filmi Wilmi Day on which two movies of student’s choice were shown to t...
Farwell Class VIII
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSR organised a mesmerising farewell function for its students on May 19, 2016 at Café 1969. The teacher’s in charge made beautiful arrangements including titles for students and teachers. Students did skits and ...
Empowering Students
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTRP students Omer Ishtiaq and Aveen Haroon captivated the audience with their enthralling presentation at the 7th Regional School Group Meeting held at the Ramada Hotel on June 3, 2016. They were applau...
Robotics
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BCLR introduced Robotics Curriculum from Classes III to VIII this year. Students are encouraged to collaborate, create and solve real life challenges by making model robots that move and respond to their comman...
ED’s Visit to BSTRB
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: Executive Director (ED) North Mr Nassir Kasuri visited BSTRB on May 10, 2016. Her not only observed the facilities available for students at BSTRB but also discussed problems with teachers. Mr Kasuri interacted with the stud...
Victory at Lawrence College Murree!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR participated in a mega art extravaganza arranged by Lawrence College Ghora Gali on May 1, 2016 for the first time in its history. Fourteen schools from Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Murree and Abbottabad p...
Club Culmination Day and Mothers Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Culmination Day of the clubs was held on April 29, 2016. All clubs participated in a variety of activities exhibiting their talents, creativity and preparing the students for the 21st century. The Gardening Club showcased their ...
Advertisements By Using Comics
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG Rawalpindi: BSTRG students participated in an online intra-school competition held on April 18, 2016. Two of our students, Hamna Imran and Amna Waheed of Class IV-C were shortlisted. They participated in the competition 'Advertisements by Using Comics'...
Learning Expo 2016
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Student Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Boys Branch showcased a fiesta of activities that exhibited creativity, imagination and also equipped students with analytical skills that are essential for the 21st century. The wi...
Iqbal Day 2016!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR paid tribute to Allama Iqbal with English and Urdu speeches on April 22, 2016. Different classes were given different topics. Students presented Iqbals’ ideas in a way that exceptionally impressed ou...
Farewell Girls!
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Farewell is a way to say we will miss you dearly and remember you fondly. That was exactly how the O Level and Class X-M students felt during their farewell party at the Islamabad Club on April 20 , 2016. Skits, songs, stand-up comedy, vid...
BSTRG Soaks In Cultural Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Cultural Day was celebrated at BSTR-G on April 20, 2016. Various activities were planned students showcased cultures of seven different countries -- China, Spain, India, Egypt, Turkey, Italy and Pakistan. The day started with the recitatio...
Wetlands Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Wetland Day is commemorated all over the world which highlights the benefits of Wetlands. Students were engaged in different activities at BSTR-G to emphasise the importance of saving Wetlands on March 22, 2016 .The programme began with t...
Gallery Walk
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: The Little Artists of BSTR-G showcased their talent in the Gallery Walk organised on March 28, 2016 . The Art Exhibition was a big success in which Class VI to VIII students’ art work was displayed. The theme of the Gallery walk was ...
Bake Sale
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: An exciting Bake Sale was organised by BSTR-G on March 25, 2016 to raise funds to support disadvantaged and marginalised community of society. Beaconites have always been very supportive in working for social causes. Students have collect...
Celebrating 23rd March
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Gaiety and patriotic fervour marked the celebrations of March 23, 2016 at BSTRG. Faculty and students gathered on the school grounds to celebrate the occassion. The celebration began with the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran. As ...
Shades of Pakistan
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Campus Rawalpindi: To inculcate knowledge about Pakistan, BSTR-K celebrated “Shades of Pakistan” on April 7, 2016 at Sir Syed Auditorium. The beginning of the show saw the young artists of Pre-Nursery welcoming the paren...
Trip to Pak Army Museum
Hamza Ashraf & Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: Class VIII students had the opportunity to take an educational trip to the Pak Army Museum on April 6, 2016. Teachers accompanied and supervised the students to ensure a safe and fun trip. With help from a Museum Guide, students ...
Teaching and Learning Festival
Beenish Ahmad| Staff Correspondent TBT| Potohar Campus Kindergarten and Primary Rawalpindi: 'When you create a learning environment that provides fun activities for the child, you are giving a ground for him to grow, to blossom and eventually, to shine." - Galileo Kauswagan The Teaching and Learning...
Spellathon Competition
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB students had the brilliant opportunity to not only test and enhance their spelling skills, but also to learn and to attain a great extra-curricular achievement by participating in the Spellathon Competition on April 1, 2...
Child Protection Policy
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Peshawar Road Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: All children have the right to protection. They have the right to survive, to be safe, to belong, to be heard, to receive adequate care and to grow up in a protective environment. Headmistress Ms. Faiza Zi...
Personal, Social and Health Education
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR held a successful session on Personal, Social and Health (PSHE) Education on March 17, 2016. The purpose of the session was to communicate to parents how PSHE is an important and necessary part of all pupils’ e...
Wetlands for Our Sustainable Future
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Campus Rawalpindi: WWF organised a speech competition for BPC Boys on the topic “Wetlands for our sustainable future” on March 10, 2016, where the apprentices of BSLR were also invited to participate. Like many other regions, Pakistan is a homel...
Wall Painting Competition
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR and BEC held a Wall Painting Competition on March 22, 2016. Some teams depicted the preservation of natural resources while others emphasised on moral values. The captivating and appealing pictures were assessed by...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR celebrated Pakistan day on March 24, 2016 with traditional zeal and fervour and renewed the pledge to make the country a strong, progressive and prosperous Islamic welfare state. The students presented a special as...
Pakistan Day Celebration
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTR-B commemorated Pakistan Day on March 22, 2016 with the utmost zeal and fervour reminiscing the historical event that took place on March 23, 1940. A lot of patriotism and high spirit was witnessed in our participants. Na...
Visit to the G-15 Campus Islamabad
Ayesha Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: The students were invited for a visit to the newly built campus in G-15 Sector Islamabad on March 22, 2016. The students participated enthusiastically in the Wall Making Contest at the new building. The children w...
Earth Hour
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: Earth is what we all have in common. It is an immense pleasure to state that BSR observed Earth Hour on March 21, 2016 like we do every other year. Students did a number of activities and stood up with 70 million people...
Inter-Section Chess Competition
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: An exhilarating Inter-Section Chess Competition was held at BSTRB on March 22, 2016. In duels of tactical planning, brainpower and mental ability, students gave it their all for the win. Parents were also invited to the competition to cheer and...
Casio Classwic and Mathletic Competition
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Boys Rawalpindi: BPC-Boys participated in an online competition called Casio Classwic and Mathletic Competition on February 22, 2016. It was a Punjab-wide competition. In an allocated period of 24 hours, teenage mathematicians had ...
BPC Boys at MUN
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: BPC student Rafey Shakeel received a rarely-achieved special mention award at the CYMUN international MUN organised through the combined efforts of CUST and MAJU on March 18, 2016. Mursab being the team leader guided ...
WWF Speech Competition
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys’ Campus Rawalpindi: WWF-Pakistan's Green School Programme held a speech competition on March 17, 2016 on the theme 'Wetlands for our Future: Sustainable Livelihoods'. The competition was held between SBGR and Peshawar Road Seni...
Orientation Session for Parents
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Student Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: An Orientation Session for the parents of Class VIII Students was organised by the school management on March 15, 2016. The school management also discussed the academic requirements for Matric and Cambridge streams and the ...
Interactive Session with Parents
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Rawalpindi: Is Social media and modern technology really the root cause of growing gaps between youth and their elders? On December 3, 2016 Dr Muwaddid Rana enlightened Beaconites and the orthodox beliefs of their parents. By providing an unbiased...
Demo Classes
Saad Khan & Hamza Abbasi | Student Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: Class VIII students at BSTRB received demo classes for the different O Levels and Matric subject choices on March 10, 2016. This will familiarise them with the options that they have to choose from when they get bifurcated int...
Learning Festival 2016
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The Learning Festival 2016 was held at BSTRP on March 6, 2016. Despite heavy rain, Beaconhouse and non-Beaconhouse parents attended the event. School Group Head Mrs Ayesha Sohail and SGO II GDT Mrs Imrana E...
School Trip to the Pakistan Monument
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB students of Class VI were taken on an exhilarating excursion trip to the Pakistan Monument on March 10, 2016. The students, under their teachers’ supervision, saw replicas of the historical figures which enhanced their...
Well Done Muhammad Ahmed!
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Potohar Campus (BPC) boys’ branch participated in the Intra-Region Football Tournament at BMI on March 2, 2016. BPC students defeated Central and Southern region teams. Muhammad Ahmed of Class XI-Blue r...
Futsal Competition
Saad Khan & Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: Futsal Tournament is one of the most eagerly awaited event at BSTR-B. Students wait keenly for this event to showcase their football abilities. A Futsal Competition was held at BSTR-B on March 1, 2016 and proved to be a wel...
Farewell Ceremony
Saad Khan & Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: BSTR-B held its farewell ceremony with great delight on March 1, 2016, celebrating the occasion by giving titles to students and teachers alike. Fun songs and parodies further accentuated the joyful atmosphere of the evening....
Inter-Section Debate Competition
Saad Khan & Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: Debate is one of the academic activities that gives students creative room and a platform to express what they feel. The length and breadth of knowledge along with the confidence that they gain through debates is simply unparall...
Arrival of Spring
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: To celebrate the arrival of spring, BSR organised a splendid funfair under the guidance of MS Faiza Zia on February 27, 2016. In addition to an exciting Bhangra Dance Competition, various stalls of mouth-wateri...
Life besides Academics
Anum Shahzad| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: BSR believes that participation in extracurricular activities enables students to develop talents that may assist them in various stages in life. The basic purpose of our clubs and activities is to provide students...
Bilingual Debate and Speech Competition
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: ‘Speech and debate has made me a better speaker, and I connect with people better because I'm able to communicate in a clearer way. I love speech and debate!’ -Anonymous To groom the students’ communication skills, t...
Vegetable Shop
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: Nursery students learnt the letter ‘V’ through role play on February 22, 2016. Students created a vegetable shop and thoroughly enjoyed the different characters assigned to them. The children also enjoyed the vegetable sa...
Pet Day
Beenish Ahmad| Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: The children of Kindergarten were introduced to the reader ‘Jacob O' Reilly wants a pet’ and after its completion celebrated Pet Day in the school on February 22, 2016. Parrots and fish were brought to school and children...
Creative Writing
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: Inter-class English Creative Writing Competition for Class IV and V students was held on February 19, 2016 as means to sparking the students’ imagination and creativity. The focus was on having the students opening their ...
Green Living Quiz
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Students participated in the Green Living Quiz on January 4, 2016. The Green Living Quiz is a questionnaire programme initiated by the WWF to encourage accomplishment of afforestation projects worldwide. Mahnoor Naveed from Class X-C rec...
Shopping and Money
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Rawalpindi: KG students were taught the concept of money on February 21, 2016. To help explain the concept, an activity was planned in which a bakery was set up. The bakery items were made with play dough by the students. St...
Distinctions in CIE 2015
Saira Aamir| Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Satellite Town Rawalpindi: 163 students participated in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest and won 2 gold medals, 16 bronze medals and a power bank on February 15, 2016. These medals were awarded to the high achievers in a special mor...
Proud Beaconite
Ayesha Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: It was a moment of great pride for BSR as Khadija Irfan from Class VI-T, who won fifth position at the National Level in ISMO, attended a seminar at the Pakistan National Science Academy on February 17, 2016. Th...
Importance of Breakfast
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Campus Rawalpindi: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day but most children avoid having it in the morning. To give awareness to our young ones, Pre-Nursery organised a breakfast morning activity on February 7, 201...
‘Light a Cigarette and Rest in Peace’
Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys Branch Rawalpindi: Representatives of The Network for Consumer Protection (TN) visited BPC Boys Branch on January 20, 2016. Dr Maria Ahmed Qureshi and her team of two advocates explained to the students how smoking holds adverse effects for healt...
English Debates
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: An English Debate Competition was held at F-7/3 Campus Islamabad on January 21, 2016. Our students from Classes III, IV and V participated with great enthusiasm and made the school and parents proud by scoring positions. ...
A Visit to the Embassy of Spain
Ayesha Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: An interview with Excellency Mr Carlos Morales, ambassador of Spain, was a delightful and a learning experience for the students of BSR. This special event left a positive impact on the lives of the students. T...
A Trip to the Museum
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR Rawalpindi: Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi organised a trip to the museum for Class IV students on January 21, 2016. Students took keen interest in ethnological collections at the museum. This helped them understand history more profoundly. They w...
Colour Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR Rawalpindi: Early Years students celebrated ‘Colour Day’ with their teachers, parents and friends on January 21, 2016. A spectrum of colours, joy, learning and fun, this event gave the learners an opportunity to learn about colours around them in...
Green Living Energy Quiz 2016
Saira Aamir| Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Branch Satellite Town Rawalpindi: It is with great pride that BSTRP would like to share that Maaz Jabbar of Class V Yellow has won the title of ‘Star Green Angel’ (National Winner). In recognition of his achievement he was awarded with a shield and ...
Twin City Swimming Competition
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: A delegation from BSTR-G participated in the 2nd Twin City Swimming Championship 2015 which was held at Pakistan Sports Board on September 18, 2015. In the freestyle under-22 category, Romaisa Ahmad came second. She also got the third posi...
Jigsaw Poetry Competition
Saira Aamir| Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Campus Satellite Town Rawalpindi: Inter-Section Jigsaw Poetry Competition was held amongst all Class V sections on December 11, 2015. It was a team event where fathers partnered up with their children. The participants were provided with the cut outs of...
Coffee Morning
Saira Aamir| Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Satellite Town Rawalpindi: BSTRP held an interactive session with mothers of Class I and II students on December 14, 2015. The session comprised of a very fruitful discussion on child development where the mothers pooled in their valuable ideas. ...
Kids Olympics 2015
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: A new chapter of success and celebration was opened when Beaconhouse PBGR hosted their first Intra-School Group Office III (SGO III) Early Years till Class II Kids Olympics 2015 at Shahbaz Shareef Sports Complex Rawalpindi...
Interactive Session
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Gulrez Rawalpindi: An interactive meeting was conducted in the library on January 4, 2015 by the School Group Head SGO III Mrs Ayesha Shabbir and Academic Manager SGO III Mrs Rahat Agha along with HM PBGR Mrs Ayesha Dogar, SM PBGR Miss Ayesh...
How to Take Care of Plants
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR Rawalpindi: Kindergarten students at Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi participated in an activity in which they sowed seeds and watered them on December 2, 2015. This helped them learn how to take care of plants. The activity also taught them that ...
Online Competitions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Taking last year’s initiative, “Online Intra-Group Competition” one step further, BCLR arranged a region-wide online competition titled, “Online Intra Regional Competition”. All three SGOs organis...
Culture Wars
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR Rawalpindi: Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi (PBGR) won the first position in an inter-branch cultural play competition held and hosted by Beaconhouse F 8/2 on December 2, 2015. F-7/4, BPI, PBGR and the host branch were the participants. The branches ...
IKLC Test
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTR-G students participated in the IKLC Test on November 20, 2015. The purpose of this activity was to groom the students’ language skills. Through participation, the students get an idea about their standing in language skill...
CIE Seminar
Laila Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTR-G students went to Beaconhouse Margalla Campus Islamabad to attend a seminar on CIE on November 16, 2015. CIE Representative Michael Sullivan and BSS’s Chairperson conducted a session with the students and informed them abo...
Muqabla-e-Baitbazi
Laila Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: ‘Muqabla-e-Baitbazi’ was held in BSTR-G on November 19, 2015 in which Class VI, VII and VIII students participated with great enthusiasm. The purpose of the event was to highlight Allama Iqbal’s poetry and to impart its me...
Girls’ Eve
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: An enthralling ‘Girls’ Eve’ entertained the students and teachers alike on November 20, 2015. The day was fill with festivity as the alumni of BSTR-G also participated. A highly entertaining party was organised by the...
Cleanliness Week
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Rawalpindi: The school celebrated ‘Cleanliness Week’ on October 30, 2015 to make students aware of personal hygiene and the importance of keeping their surroundings neat and clean. Several activities were planned and the end produc...
Recycling Week Celebrated
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: The significance of recycling is imparted all over the world to highlight the importance of saving resources. Students were engaged in different activities at BSTR-G to stress upon the importance of recycling on November 21, 2015. The c...
Height of Excitement!
Anum Shahzad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: WWF organised a hiking trip for BSR students to Trail 5, Margalla Hills on November 21, 2015. WWF has always taken pride in highlighting environmental challenges by engaging students in physical, environme...
Bonfire at BSTRB
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Student Correspondents | BSTRB Rawalpindi: BSTRB had its annual bonfire on November 27, 2015. Students and teachers got a chance to relax and enjoy. Dare-it-draws enabled the students to express their hidden talents. There were traditional dance performances and pictu...
Club Activities
Ayesha Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Senior Girls Campus, Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: At Beaconhouse Senior Girls’ Campus Rawalpindi, members of the Life Skills Club organised a Charity Walk in the school in November 2015. Members of the Visual and Performing Arts also pe...
Dawn Spelling Bee
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Beaconites of BSTR-G participated in the Dawn Spelling Bee in October 2015 along with students from across Pakistan. Our students’ efforts were highly appreciated and they were given souvenirs by the Dawn team....
Seminar session with CEO of CIE
Hamza Ashraf and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | BSTR - Boys Rawalpindi: A group of BSTR-B students, including Saad Khan, Armaghan Ul Islam, Hamza Ashraf, Tabaan Saleem, Gohar Sethi and Tayyab Naveed, attended a seminar session with CIE Head Michael ‘O Sullivan at BMI on November 17, 2015. ...
Hiking and Trekking
Ayesha Abbas| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Peshawar Road Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi organising a hiking trip for its students to Margalla Hills on November 18, 2015. Girls, all geared up in their hiking boots, enjoyed the excursion a lot....
Student Council Elections 2015-16
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Student Council Elections were held at Beaconhouse Primary, Peshawar Road Rawalpindi on October 29, 2015. Students participated enthusiastically and learnt about the voting process. Students of Classes I...
Psychiatrist Visit
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Dr Ayesha Minhas visited BSRT-G on October 27, 2015. Dr Minhas is currently working as a Psychiatrist at Benazir Bhutto Hospital. The purpose of her visit was to inform parents about parenting skills. She gave valuable advice r...
Energy Conservation Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The World Energy Conservation Day was celebrated at the BSTR-G on October 21, 2015 to highlight the importance of limiting energy consumption and its day to day usage. Students were engaged in different activities which emph...
KG Student’s Campaign of Dignity
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Satellite Town Rawalpindi: BSTR-K celebrated dignity week packed with activities and information dedicated to engaging students and the staff starting from October 25, 2015. A campaign through posters and handouts by KG students was initiated that a...
WWF and the Future
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPCB Rawalpindi: The WWF (World Wildlife Fund) conducted an orientation session on October 25, 2015 to inform the BPCB students about the organisation and what it does. The WWF representative Mr Jehangir Rizvi very succinctly explained the cause for which WW...
Class IV Elections
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: In order to familiarise students of Class IV with the democratic process, elections were held at Primary, Branch Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi on October 22, 2015. The candidates were selected through ballot...
Global Dignity Day 2015-16
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: Global Dignity Day was celebrated at Primary Campus Peshawar Road on October 22, 2015 to develop in students a sense of self-respect, self-esteem and tolerance towards others. The primary focus of this day is to highlig...
When ‘I’ becomes ‘We’
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Satellite Town Rawalpindi: Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them - Aristotle Global Dignity Day is an opportunity to remind ourselves and others to say no to oneself, to remember to uphold self-esteem and self-re...
Dignity Day Celebrations
Rawalpindi: BSTR-B took part in Global Dignity Day celebrations on October 21, 2015 by conducting activities in which the members of all clubs and societies expressed their respect for human rights. The extended club periods comprised several commendable activities such as a tribute to the school su...
Dignity For All
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Global Dignity Day was celebrated with full energy and enthusiasm by the students of Beaconhouse Primary Branch Gulraiz on October 21, 2015. Class V students wrote poems on dignity. Class IV decorated a charac...
A Stride Forward
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Campus Rawalpindi: Developing leadership qualities and decision-making power in students is one of the fundamentals of Beaconhouse philosophy. We make our students resilient and analytical by providing them with real life situations. ...
Global Dignity Day 2015 at BPC Boys
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPCB Rawalpindi: Students in BPCB joined together to celebrate Global Dignity Day on Wednesday October 21, 2015. A number of activities were carried out in the school to celebrate human dignity and instil the idea to empower all those around us to live with...
Green Island
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Class IV presented their morning assembly on October 19, 2015 on an adventure story in their reader, Green Island. The play was appreciated by the audience a lot. ...
Investiture Ceremony 2015
Saad Khan and Hassaan Ahmed | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: BSTR-B hosted its student council Investiture/Oath taking ceremony on October 9, 2015. Beaconhouse Academic Head Ms Rukshanda Asad graced the occasion as Chief Guest and the council members took pledges to dutifully carry...
UN Wall Campaign
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPCB Rawalpindi: Aiming to raise awareness among Pakistani youth about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2030, the United Nations conducted a seminar focusing on the dilemma of child labour in Pakistan on October 18, 2015. Muhammad Murtaza and Hamza Al...
Looking Forward to Holograms
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Rawalpindi: It is unquestionable that technology helps our students build a strong foundation. They are able to access technology at a younger age and this increases their familiarity and ability to adapt to its use later...
Webinar Workshop
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: A webinar workshop was held in BSTR-G on October 12, 2015. The workshop was important for teachers and all staff members as they were told the criteria for appraisals to be given at the end of this year. Good luck to all the staff member...
UN Awareness Session
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: A delegation from BSTR-G visited the UN office to attend a session on child labour and youth empowerment on October 13, 2015. The students were briefed about the values they had to impart in their surroundings. The students gave presenta...
NTS Poster-Making Competition
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTR-G students participated in the poster-making competition held by NTS this October. Students participated with great zest. Their efforts were highly appreciated and they were given certificates of participation by Head Mrs ...
Student’s participation in ETS TOFEL TEST
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTR-G students participated in ETS Junior TOEFL test on October 5, 2015. The purpose of this activity was to make our students groom their language skills. It also gave our students a better idea about their standing in language...
Election’s Result Announcement
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The much awaited election results have been announced by BSTR-G Head Mistress Mrs Samina Imran on October 9, 2015. Sana Qayum was been elected as Deputy Head Girl and the honour of being the Head Girl of BSTR-G goes to Maira Syed...
Election campaign in Momentum
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: We have recently been learning about the principles of democracy and politics through the elections of our Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl. To help our students understand the importance of voting and democracy, pupils were invite...
Library Lessons
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi: PBGR has taken the initiative of writing book reviews on November 5, 2015 for the books taken by the students from the library to inculcate the love for reading among the little ones. This practice has increased excitement...
Celebrating 40 years of Success
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Primary Branch Gulrez celebrated Beaconhouse’s 40 years of success on November 4, 2015. Beaconhouse is proud to give thousands of success stories to this nation and will continue to do so for thousands more. ...
40th Anniversary Celebrations
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: The 40th anniversary of BSS was celebrated heartily at the Primary Campus Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi on November 4, 2015. Ms Safia Cassim graced the occasion with her presence. The Headmistress Mrs Saima Rahman highlig...
Second Round Junior Games 2014- 15
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT| Satellite Town Campus Rawalpindi: BSTRP hosted the second round of Junior Games 2014-15 on November 2, 2015. Games teacher Mrs Rubina Shaheen and Mr M. Saim Sajjad put their hearts and souls in to provide their teams with all the required skills and practice....
40 Years of Excellence
Saad Khan and Hamza Ashraf | Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: 40 years of absolute excellence, exceptional character building, incomparable educational progress and amazing opportunities for students to excel were celebrated at BSTR-B today on November 4, 2015. Ms Fozia Qamar, one of ...
Beaconhouse turns 40!
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-K Rawalpindi: November 4, 2015 is a very special day for all Beaconites. BSTR-K celebrated Beaconhouse’s 40th anniversary with full fervour. Students of all levels made beautiful cards and posters to wish and show their love for their school....
Without Teachers the World Would Have No Class
Saira Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus Rawalpindi: BSTRP celebrated Teacher’s Day on October 5, 2015 to pay tribute to the gardeners who plant the seeds of knowledge that grow forever. All teachers were dressed in white dresses symbolising purity and divination. The facult...
Intra-Region Basketball Tournament
Hamza Ashraf and Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT| BSTR-B Rawalpindi: A lively and entertaining Intra-Regional Volley Ball Competition was organised by Beaconhouse School Senior Boys Campus Satellite Town at Shahbaz Sharif Sports Complex on October 29, 2015. School Group Head Mrs Ayesha Sohail ...
Eid Milan Party 2015
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Peshawar Road Rawalpindi: The colourful Eid celebrations took place at the Primary Campus Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi on October 2, 2015. Class III to V students actively participated in the event by decorating their classes and dressing up in ...
Orientation Session 2015-16
Fozia Amir | TBT Correspondent | Primary Peshawar Road Campus Rawalpindi: Curriculum Orientation Sessions 2015-16 were held in Primary Peshawar Road Campus on October 5 and 6, 2015. Parents of Class III, IV and V students were invited and were familiarised with the curriculum through interesting a...
Defence Day Celebrations
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: Defence Day was celebrated at BSTR-G on September 30, 2015. This day is celebrated every year in memory of those who fought the 1965 war. The celebrations began with the recitation of the verses from the Holy Quran. Colonel (r) Adeel Raz...
Teacher’s Day Celebrations
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: BSTR-G celebrated Teacher's Day with great enthusiasm on October 5, 2015. The day was dedicated to teachers as they play a very prominent role in the life of their students. Students presented their teachers with flowers. The day...
Celebrating Peace Day
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: Peace Day was celebrated at BSTR-G on October 5, 2015. The celebrations began with the recitation of the verses from the Holy Quran. Peace Day was marked by peace songs and skits highlighting the importance of freedom. Students p...
Class VI Orientation Meeting
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi: An orientation meeting was held at BSTR-G on October 5, 2015. The purpose of the meeting was to make parents aware of the challenges their children may face in Class VI. During the meeting, parents’ queries regarding the changes made in...
Teachers’ Day 2015
Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-B Rawalpindi: The World Teachers’ Day was celebrated at BSTR-B on October 05, 2015 in recognition of teachers and the indispensable work they do. A special morning assembly was held to pay tribute to the diligent and dedicated teachers of BSTR-B who pos...
Enhancing Learning Outcomes
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-K Rawalpindi: BSTR-K introduced an interactive floor for students on October 2, 2015 to enhance learning outcomes. A colourful environment was created with this floor and the uniquely inspiring activities piqued the interest of our young learners...
Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRK Rawalpindi: An educational technology expo was held at BSTRK on September 28, 2015 to promote technology and involve parents in teaching and learning activities. The main objective of this event was to make parents aware of teaching pedagogies...
Orientation Meeting
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town September 29, 2015 Rawalpindi: An orientation meeting was held for the parents of BSTR-K on September 11, 2015 to review the curriculum, learners’ profile and school policies and practices. Parental involvement and par...
Curriculum Orientation for Class VI
Sameed Mubasher | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Boys Branch Satellite Town Rawalpindi: BSTR-B conducted the Class VI Curriculum Orientation Session on September 9, 2015 to familiarise and share with parents the new initiatives, revised policies, opportunities and support offered for successful...
Back to School
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town September 22, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K commenced its new academic year 2015-16 with great spirits. Numerous hands-on activities and games were held to orient and welcome old and new students alike on September 9, 2015. During the orient...
Defence Day Celebration
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Kindergarten Rawalpindi September 22, 2015 Rawalpindi: Defence Day is celebrated on September 6 as a reminder of the sacrifices our brave soldiers have made for our country in 1965. BKR paid tribute on September 8, 2015 in the form of an extended asse...
Back to School Party
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G September 15, 2015 Rawalpindi: The BSTR-G ‘Back to School Party’ was held on September 4, 2015. The party was hosted and organised by the senior students and they mesmerised their juniors with their innovative acts and role-plays. The event...
Back to School Party
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: The school administration hosted a ‘Back to School Party’ on September 4, 2015. This proved to be a great way for children to reconnect with their school friends and say good bye to summ...
Welcoming Students
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: On the first day of school on September 2, 2015, students who graduated from the Primary Branch were given a warm welcome by the administration. The students looked very excited. They were pr...
Welcoming Class VI
Laila Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Rawalpindi: A ‘Welcome Assembly’ was hosted by senior students on August 31, 2015 to make Class VI students feel at home in the new campus. The assembly began with the recitation of Holy Quran followed by the translation. On the occasio...
Pride of Beaconhouse
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Satellite Town Rawalpindi: Many artists struggle to establish their musical identity, trying on different musical styles to find what fits. But then there are others that emerge fully formed, in complete command of their craft, their identity and thei...
Acknowledging the High Achievers
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi June 22, 2015 Rawalpindi: The students who secured top marks in their end of year examinations were recognized in a memorable ceremony held at BSTR-G on June 10, 2015. Their efforts were acknowledged when they were given shields and tro...
Online Live Sessions with Our Young Digital Natives
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi June 2, 2015 Rawalpindi: Class IV students Maheen Imran, Syed Abdullah Rashid and Ashal Iqbal created an animated video, Acts of Kindness, related to their social studies lesson Citizenship and Responsibilities. It was s...
Wisdom Day at Beaconhouse SBGR
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Branch Gulrez May 29, 2015 Rawalpindi: Nearly a hundred young Beaconites participated in the colourful event on Wisdom Day on May 8, 2015. This was a creative exercise in which innovative ideas were expressed through various segments inc...
Inter-Branch Movie Making Competition
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi May 28, 2015 Rawalpindi: Nameer Gul and Dania Imtiaz of Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi participated in an inter-branch movie making competition held at F7/3 branch on May 7, 2015. The topic given to them was Go Green...
Let’s Paint the National Anthem
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi May 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: An activity was organised on April 30, 2015 to celebrate the Pakistani national anthem and rekindle the spirit of patriotism. Class VII was asked to paint the lyrics of the National Anthem, the beat of which was...
Spring is Here
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Road Peshawar Road May 21, 2015 Rawalpindi: A funfair was organised by Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Rawalpindi to celebrate the arrival of spring. Parents and grandparents of the students enjoyed a kaleidoscope of activities such as live music...
Interactive Sessions with Parents
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR May 19, 2015 Rawalpindi: Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi arranged a series of interactive sessions with parents of the Primary Level and the Early Years on. The staff answered the queries raised by the parents and noted down all suggestions. Head...
Inspire Me
Shumaila Quureshi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Margalla Campus May 18, 2015 Islamabad: An art exhibition was hosted by Beaconhouse Margalla Campus, Girls’ Branch on April 27, 2015. All fifteen branches of Beaconhouse Northern Region’s SGO3 presente...
Earth Day
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi May 16, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR’s Primary Branch celebrated Earth Day on April 22, 2015. Levels 1 and 2 painted stones to express their love for the environment while Levels 3, 4 and 5 designed vibrant posters. They...
English PowerPoint Presentations
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G May 12, 2015 Rawalpindi: Class VII students gave informative PowerPoint presentations on themes, characterisation, use of allegory and puns in their prescribed reader Phantom Tollbooth as a reinforcement task on April 24, 2015. They researched t...
Earth Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz May 12, 2015 Rawalpindi: Primary Branch Gulraiz celebrated Earth Day on April 22, 2015. Various activities were held, highlighting the significance of the day. Class V students took part in inter-class speeches which were judged b...
History Quiz
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi May 11, 2015 Rawalpindi: A history quiz was organised for Class VI April 21, 2015. The objective was to provide students an opportunity to revise the second term’s syllabus. Four teams from both sections competed in the quiz which c...
Earth Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi May 11, 2015 Rawalpindi: Earth Day was celebrated at BSTR-G with much fervor on April 22nd, 2015. Through various activities, which included poetry recitation, short skits and presentations, students conveyed informative messages that...
Singing Competition
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi May 6, 2015 Rawalpindi: An inter-section singing competition, Suron ke Ustaad, was held to showcase the musical talent at BSTR’s Primary branch. The competition was for Classes III to V and took place on April 10...
A Budding Reader
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi May 6, 2015 Rawalpindi: BCLR held an online Picture Reading Saga for Pre-Nursery students, in which ten branches took part. Three students from each branch participated in the competition that took place on A...
National Folk Festival
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 5, 2015 Rawalpindi: Students of Beaconhouse SBGR visited the folk festival, Lok Mela 2015 organised by the National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage on April 18, 2015. They enjoyed the art depicting rural life, folk traditions and herita...
Connect, Engage, Discover
Samreen Naveed | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Girls’ Campus May 4, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Girls’ Campus Rawalpindi arranged an orientation session for parents on April 14, 2015. The students showed off interesting projects in reference to curricular and extra-curricular acti...
Recycling
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi May 4, 2015 Rawalpindi: A segment promoting recycling was conducted in the Early Years’ section of PBGR on April 15, 2015. Pre-Nursery, Nursery and Kindergarten students participated in a fashion walk. Mothers of the par...
Springtime Pleasure
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi April 30, 2015 Rawalpindi: In order to celebrate the colours of spring, Class IV at the BSTR Primary Branch organised “Springtime Pleasure” on April 7, 2015. The campus was decorated with colourful hangings, fl...
Movie Night
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi April 30, 2015 Rawalpindi: Movie night was held at BSTR-G on April 13, 2015. The students watched the animated film Ratatouille on the big screen. They also enjoyed snacks including pizza, pakoray and Kashmiri tea. ...
Bidding Adieu
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi April 30, 2015 Rawalpindi: Emotional scenes were witnessed Classes IX-Matric and X-C bid farewell to their Classes X-Matric and XI-C on April 10, 2015. The event was well-organised and included skits, parodies, dances and songs. Differe...
Lively Debate Contest
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 29, 2015 Rawalpindi: A debating contest for students was arranged by the English Literary Society of Beaconhouse SBGR on April 11, 2015. Dr Maria Sultan, a nuclear war strategist and director general of the South Asian Strategic Stability Insti...
Learning Expo 2015
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi April 28, 2015 Rawalpindi: Learning Expo 2015 was held at PBGR on April 10, 2015. Beaconhouse Northern Region Executive Director Mr Nassir Kasuri was invited to the event. He interacted with students and appreciated their...
Karaoke
Saad Khan and Sameed Mubasher | Students Correspondents | BSTR-B April 28, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR-B held a karaoke competition at its campus on April 8, 2015. The purpose was not only to amuse everyone, but to develop the concept of self-recognition, confidence and vocal skills of the participant...
Reigning Champions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 28, 2015 Rawalpindi: BCLR won gold, silver and bronze medals at the 1st Twin City U/12, U/14 Athlete Championship 2014-2015 held on April 6, 2015. Sahar Fatima of Class VII-B won a gold medal in javelin throw and Hamza Suhail of Class VIII-C won...
Drama Fervour
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 28, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines branch arranged a visit of famous TV drama director Mr Azeem Sajjad to the school on April 3, 2015. He observed and praised the performance of young actors and provided valuable advice to them. All ...
Anti-Bullying Week
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | BSTR-B April 27, 2015 Rawalpindi: Anti- bullying week was observed at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi’s Boys’ Branch from April 6 to 10, 2015. Tableaus, songs and speeches were presented in the morning assemblies that discussed ...
World Book Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi April 24, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR-G celebrated “World Book Day” on March 27, 2015. Different activities had been organised for the occasion, and included: • Students from all classes independently chose char...
Fairytale Festival
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi April 24, 2015 Rawalpindi: A fairytale festival was organised by BSTR’s Kindergarten branch on April 4, 2015 and held at the Arid Agriculture University Auditorium. Mr Anjum Habibi was the chief guest and jud...
Setting High Standards
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi April 23, 2015 Rawalpindi: Online Intra-group Prezi Competition for Class V (Hafsa Malik, Abdul Moiz and Mehreen Ahmed) was held on March 26, 2015 by BSS WAH and Online Landscape challenge (Kidspiration) for Class I (Aay...
Conference on Water and Sustainable Development
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 22, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Conference on Water and Sustainable Development – Role of Youth for Sustainable Water Resource Management was held on March 27, 2015 under the patronage of the Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform and collabora...
Conversation with the ED
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi April 22, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Northern Region Executive Director Mr. Nassir Kasuri addressed parents in an interactive session held on March 26, 2015 at the school. School Group Head Ms Ayesha Shabbir and Academ...
Little Rock Stars
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR KG April 20, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR KG organised a singing competition, Little Rock Stars, on March 30, 2015. The concert was held in the auditorium of ARID Agricultural University. Mr Basit Subhani and Mr Areeb Azhar were the judges. The c...
Earth Hour
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 20, 2015 Rawalpindi: SBGR students celebrated Earth Hour on March 27, 2015. A special assembly marked the event and a role-play was performed by the students of Class VII that informed staff and students about conserving energy and preserving na...
From Trash to Treasure
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 20, 2015 Rawalpindi: Fantastic, unique and easy-to-make recycled art projects have been designed for students at SBGR in order to encourage them to reuse what they already have, and to sensitise children to reusing, recycling and reducing. T...
International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez Rawalpindi April 17, 2015 Rawalpindi: Students of Primary Branch Gulrez, Rawalpindi marked their presence in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest. Abeeha Fatima of Class III won a gold medal and Noor ul Ain of Class IV won ...
Pakistan Day
Beenish Ahmad |Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulrez Primary Branch Rawalpindi April 17, 2015 Rawalpindi: Class V celebrated Pakistan day on March 27 by pasting their quotes and promises for a better tomorrow and a better Pakistan on a huge flag. There was a march-past after which the flag was displ...
Linguistic Champions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi April 17, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi once again raised the bar by winning gold, silver and bronze medals in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Competition (IKLC). We believe in our students’...
Long Live Pakistan
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi April 17, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi celebrated Pakistan Day on March 20, 2015. The students, teachers and administration wore green and white. A role play on the importance of Pakistan Day was pre...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Saad Khan and Sameed Mubasher | Student Correspondents | Satellite Town Boys’ Branch April 15, 2015 Rawalpindi: An outstanding morning assembly for Pakistan Day was conducted by the students of Class VIII-Yellow on March 24, 2015. The assembly started with the recitation of the Holy Quran. Th...
Women’s Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi April 14, 2015 Rawalpindi: As a part of extended activities related to the International Women’s Day, female guests were invited at BSTR-G to share their success stories with the students on March 19, 2015. The guests included lawyer...
Literary Week Celebrations
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi April 14, 2015 Rawalpindi: Literary week was celebrated encasing many literary activities regarding English and Urdu languages which included handwriting competitions, extempore poetry writing, pictorial illustrations, story writing co...
Mehfil-e-Milad
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 13, 2015 Rawalpindi: A Mehfil-e-Milad was arranged by the Urdu Literary Society of SBGR on March 20, 2015. Students recited darood sharif and naat and paid glorious tributes to the Holy Prophet (PBUH). Mothers of the participants were also invit...
Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Rawalpindi April 09, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K provided an opportunity to fathers to recycle discarded materials collaboratively with their children. This activity was carried out on Friday, March 20, 2015 to promote the 3 ‘Rs’ of ...
Chess Champions
Saad Khan | Student Correspondent | BSTR-B April 09, 2015 Rawalpindi: An enthralling chess competition was held at BSTR-B on March 19, 2015. Teachers and students watched the competition. The matches came down to the wire, but the winners achieved success with their tactical brilliance. The res...
The 3 R’s: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Projects
Abdullah Tariq | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 9, 2015 Rawalpindi: Among the many fun activities going on at the campus, Mrs. Wajiha Asim conducted a recycling and reusing activity in which students voluntarily brought wasteful resources from their homes to create crafts out of recycled...
A Walk with your Princess
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Branch April 8, 2015 Rawalpindi: To honour motherhood and a mother-daughter relationship, Beaconhouse Satellite Town Primary Branch organised a ramp walk "A Walk With your Princess" on March 18, 2015 for the mothers of Classes I ...
Peace Week
Tooba Idris Dar | Student Correspondent | SBGR April 07, 2015 Rawalpindi: Peace Week was held in March 2015 at SBGR to sensitise students about the significance of a peaceful community and issues related to peace. Peace education helps students to understand and manage conflict in their own liv...
Food Fiesta 2015
Syeda Mahnoor Raza | Student Correspondent | SBGR April 07, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Environmental Society at SBGR organised a lively food festival on March 18 for the students of Class VIII. Its purpose was to develop healthy eating habits. The boys barbecued in groups, and the girls prepared sal...
Connecting with Each Other
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-K April 03, 2015 Rawalpindi: Kindergarten-Blue and Kindergarten-Pink had a Skype session with Beaconhouse Mirpur on March 17, 2015. The topic the two branches discussed was ‘Materials’ and their properties. Students made different projects...
Birthday Bash
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi April 2, 2015 Rawalpindi: Pre-Nursery students celebrated their doll’s birthday on March 15, 2015. They made milkshakes, sandwiches and salad with the help of their teachers. Mothers were invited. They also ...
Black Hour’s Astounding Performance
Tooba Idris Dar | Student Correspondent | SBGR April 01, 2015 Rawalpindi: The stage was ablaze and the hall filled with excited students who were ready to get the experience of a lifetime on March 15, 2015. Black Hour began their performance at SBGR with drum rolls and the song ‘Demons’ by ...
Third Day of the Inter-Class English Debate Competition
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | Boys Branch Satellite Town March 30, 2015 Rawalpindi: The third day of the inter-class debate competition was held with great fervor in BSTR-B on March 11, 2015. The topic for the debate was ‘Rules are meant to be broken '. The argumen...
IB Orientation
Yousaf Hasan and Saim Khan | Student Correspondents | BSTR-B March 27, 2015 Rawalpindi: An International Baccalaureate (IB) orientation was conducted by Beaconhouse Margalla Campus team at BSTR-B on February 24, 2015. It is an internationally accepted two-year programme, equivalent to the A Leve...
Inter-Class English Debate Competition 2015
Saad Khan and Sameed Mubasher | Student Correspondents | Satellite Town Senior Boys Branch March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Inter-Class English Debate Competition 2015 at BSTR-B was held on March 10, 2015. The competition was hosted by Saad Khan, a student at the school. The topic of the debate f...
Water Water Everywhere, Nor a Drop to Drink
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: Students of Class V participated in an Online Project on the topic “Water Water Everywhere, Nor a Drop to Drink” launched by the Learning Center. The project began on January 28 and ended o...
Online Intra-Group Competitions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: BCLR held several online intra-group competitions among SGO2 branches from February 19 to March 5, 2015. BCLR created a group on Facebook for online collaboration. All branches joined it and sh...
English Handwriting Competition
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town, Rawalpindi March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: To emphasise the importance of good handwriting, an English handwriting competition was held at BSTR’s Kindergarten Branch on February 24, 2015. Students were encouraged to prese...
Women’s Day Celebrations at BCL
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: The teachers and staff were pleasantly surprised to see the school premises on March 9, 2015. The school was adorned with purple balloons, flowers and many other decorative ornaments to symbol...
Empowering Women
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi March 26, 2015 Rawalpindi: To value the dignity and empowerment of women, BSTR’s Kindergarten section celebrated International Women’s Day on March 9, 2015. All the teachers wore purple on this occasion. Th...
English Debate Competition
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | BSTR-B March 25, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Inter-section English Debate Competition was held at BSTR-B on March 9, 2015. Young debaters put forward their arguments confidently. The topic of the debate was ‘Hard Work or Smart Work’. Arslan A...
Inter-Class English Debate Competition
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan |Staff Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B March 25, 2015 Rawalpindi: The last round of Inter-class English Debate competition was held at BSTR-B on March 12, 2015. The heated but interesting competition lasted for one hour. It was very evident that the participants had pra...
Women’s Day Celebrated at BSTR-G
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi March 19, 2015 Rawalpindi: Women’s Day was celebrated at BSTR-G on March 9, 2015. Students wore purple accessories and classrooms were decorated with purple. Students wrote poems and stories on the empowerment of women. Their writing...
International Women’s Day
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | BSTR-B March 19, 2015 Rawalpindi: BSTR-B celebrated International Women’s Day on March 9, 2015. Festivities began in the morning assembly with Mrs Rukhsana Shehzad’s address to mark the day. Students recited beautifully written poet...
Farewell for the Outgoing Seniors
Adil Safdar and Salman Tariq | Student Correspondents | Satellite Town Rawalpindi March 18, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Satellite Town Boys’ Branch held a farewell for Class XI Cambridge and X Matriculation at the Best Western Hotel Islamabad on February 26, 2015. Mohid Imran welcomed the aud...
English Debate Competition
Sameed Mubasher and Saad Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-B March 18, 2015 Rawalpindi: The third day of inter-class debates started with great fervour at BSTR-B on March 11, 2015. It was gratifying to see how well Class VII students performed. The topic for the debate was Rules are meant to...
A Moment to Cherish
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi March 18, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Second Annual Recognition Gala was held in honour of the teachers who helped their students attain the highest GPA in O Level and Matric results on February 19, 2015. The ceremony held at BEC was attend...
SBGR and WWF Raise Awareness
Syeda Mahnoor Raza | Student Correspondent | SBGR March 17, 2015 Rawalpindi: WWF Pakistan organised the 18th Annual Nationwide Spellathon for Classes VI through VIII at the Gulrez Senior Branch on February 27, 2015. A large number of students participated actively in the written spelling test. ...
A Clean Sweep in the First Online Competition
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi March 04, 2015 Rawalpindi: Class VII students made a clean sweep in the first ever Intra-Branch Online Voice-Over Competition held on February 19, 2015. The winning team comprised Mahnoor Amjad and Ramsha Khan from Class VII-A and Ayes...
Bifurcation Orientation for Parents
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi March 04, 2015 Rawalpindi: An orientation session related to Class VIII bifurcation was held for parents on February 18, 2015 at BSTR-G. The session was held to help them decide between the Matriculation and O Level streams for their d...
Green Living Competition
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Primary Branch March 04, 2015 Rawalpindi: The Green Living Association is famous for promoting awareness towards a safer and greener environment throughout the world, for which they conducted an online quiz on February 10, 2015. Sameera Shehzad wa...
Truck Art
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR March 3, 2015 Rawalpindi: The famous truck art of Pakistan grabs the attention of art lovers from all over the world. Influenced by the famous Pakistani truck art, students created unique works of art, wall murals and paintings on February 17, 20...
Spelling Bee Competition
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Februray 20, 2015 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Satellite Town Primary Branch organised Spelling Bee Competition for the students of Class V on January 30, 2015. One hundred and twenty students participated. The contest comprised of two rounds....
Book Talk
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS Branch February 18, 2015 Rawalpindi: In order to improve the Avid Programme, Book Talks are being held at Beaconhouse’s Airport Employees Cooperative Housing Society (AECHS) branch. The talks offer a vivid introduction to new books that will inspi...
Bravo!
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR January 23, 2015 Rawalpindi: Three students from Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi were selected for the Intra-Group English Story Writing Competition conducted by the F-11 Islamabad branch on November 27, 2014. Nayel Zahid of Class V came second wh...
Storytelling Competition
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez December 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: An intra-branch storytelling competition was held at BSS Early Years, Primary Branch Gulrez on December 10, 2014. All branches from SGO 3 were given an invitation to join in the competition. PBGR host...
Skin Care
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi December 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: Dr Hiba Ameen, a renowned dermatologist and an alumni was invited at BSTR-G as a guest speaker to edify the audience about skin care on December 6, 2014. Dr Hiba gave valuable information regarding differe...
Podcasting Contest
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G December 22, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTR-G held a podcast-making competition. The event was divided into two sessions. The first session was held on November 19 and it was on how to make and upload a podcast. The teams were explained the purpose, impor...
Debating Competition
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gulraiz Primary Branch December 22, 2014 Rawalpindi: Inter-branch English and Urdu debate competitions among students of Classes III to V were held on December 10, 2014. F 8/2, F 7/1, F 7/2 and PBGR were amongst the branches that participated. The co...
Investiture Ceremony
Firyal Shah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex December 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: The most awaited day by the student council members, the investiture ceremony, was held on November 28, 2014. The ceremony began with the name of Allah followed by a brilliant presentation on Be...
BEC Investiture Ceremony 2014-15
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex A Levels December 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: The newly elected student council of the Beaconhouse Educational Complex took its oath at the Investiture Ceremony held on November 27, 2014. The chief guest for the occasion was Exe...
Coffee Morning
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-K December 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: To help Pre-Nursery students overcome stage fright, the staff and management of BSTR-K held ‘Coffee Morning’ on December 4, 2014. All students performed role-plays on stage and faced the audience confidentl...
First Interactive Quiz
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse AECHS December 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: In connection with Iqbal Day celebrations, Beaconhouse Airport Employees Cooperative Housing Society (AECHS) Kindergarten Branch conducted an interactive quiz on different aspects of the national poet’s life...
Poster-making and Poetry Illustration Contest
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G December 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: A poster-making and Iqbal’s poetry illustration contest was held at BSTR-G on December 3, 2014 to pay homage to the great poet and philosopher. The students made beautiful replicas and illustrated the verses exquis...
Iqbal Day
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi December 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: On November 28, 2014 a colourful and impressive ceremony was organised by the school to mark the 137th Birth Anniversary of Dr Allama Muhammd Iqbal. Tableaus and recitations were prepared by the Ur...
A Step Towards Compassion
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Girls’ Campus December 11, 2014 Rawalpindi: “A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.” (Steve Maraboli) Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi, Girls’ Campus inculcates and reinforces compassion and empathy among students through v...
Science Video Project Competition
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi December 11, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class IV and V students at Beaconhouse Civil Lines participated in an online Science Video Competition on November 27-28, 2014. They selected a topic to investigate, and after research, they...
A Plethora of Club Activities
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi December 11, 2014 Rawalpindi: A range of club activities were held on November 20, 2014 in BCLR. Students participated in the activities representing their respective houses. The cooking club presented their cream trifle...
Culmination Day
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi December 9, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSS Civil Lines Primary Branch Rawalpindi Class I students and teachers celebrated Culmination Day on November 25, 2014. New reader My Mom is Lost has been introduced in Class I English cu...
Building Collaborative Communities
Muneeba Aqib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Canal Side Boys’ Campus December 9, 2014 Lahore: Class VII-B, BSS Canal Side Boys’ Campus Lahore interacted with their partner school BSS Satellite Town Branch, Rawalpindi through a Skype session on November 27, 2014. They were working on the online ...
Dental Hygiene
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez December 8, 2014 Rawalpindi: Dental hygiene is of the utmost importance for growing children. The school arranged a dentist’s visit on November 27, 2014 with the help of Ms Humaira Jawad, for making the students aware of the prope...
Crazy Hair Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary Branch Gulrez December 8, 2014 Rawalpindi: Chaotic fun and colorful happiness were spread all over the school on November 21, 2014 during the Crazy Hair Day, observed in the Primary and The Early Years Branch of PBGR. Students came up with b...
Another Feather in BEC’s Cap
Firyal Shah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex December 5, 2014 Rawalpindi: BEC sports teacher for O Level and Matric classes, Sir Khurram Shahzad brought honour to the school when he became the first Pakistani to be on the elite Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Refere...
Student Council Sworn In
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 5, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Investiture Ceremony of the Student Council of Beaconhouse Senior Branch Gulraiz was held on November 22, 2014. The occasion was graced by Samar Minallah, an anthropologist, human rights activist and a documentary film...
Universal Children’s Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi December 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: An English Debate contest was held at BSTR-G on November 20, 2014 as a part of the Universal Children Day’s activities. This contest was an inter-section activity in which Class VI, VII and VIII partook. T...
Investiture Ceremony
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-/P December 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Primary Satellite Town held the Investiture Ceremony on Tuesday November 11, 2014. The ceremony began with the recitation followed by the Headmistress’ speech. The newly selected members of the Student...
Spectacular Mime Art at BCLR
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines December 2, 2014 Rawalpindi: Boys of Class VII C performed a breathtaking mime on November 13, 2014 in their morning assembly. The performance was imbued with a theme worth learning and importance of hard work. This mime was highly ...
Tug of War
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi December 2, 2014 Rawalpindi: BEC hosted a mega tournament on November 14 and 15, 2014, in which all the teams from Northern Region participated. BCLR Class II won all five tug of war matches became the champions. ...
Tribute to Legendary Leaders
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students paid tribute to legendary leaders of the country on November 12, 2014, at Pinnacle High School Rawalpindi. Students of SBGR as well as others from different schools of Rawalpindi were invited as participants. As ...
Workshop on Lesson Evaluation
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gulraiz Primary Branch December 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: A workshop on Lesson Evaluation, conducted by Ayesha Faisal, was held at the campus on November 17, 2014. Teachers of all levels participated and shared their experiences. The workshop had a detailed...
Intra-Group Urdu Storytelling Competition
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi December 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSS Civil Lines Branch hosted the Intra-Group Urdu Storytelling Competition organised by School Group II on November 18, 2014. Nine branches with three participants each participated from the no...
Oath-taking Ceremony
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gulraiz Primary Branch December 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Student Council’s oath-taking ceremony took place on October 10, 2014. The ceremony began with recitation from the Holy Quran. Head Boy Shehryar Maqbool and Head Girl Areeba Akram shared thei...
Data Logger
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gulraiz Primary Branch December 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class IV's measured the heat gain and heat loss with the help of a data logger on November 18, 2014. It helped them record an accurate reading for the change in temperature. Students showed extreme int...
Healthy Food vs Junk Food
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-KG November 28, 2014 Rawalpindi: To teach the importance of healthy food to young children, Pre-Nursery organised Sandwich Day on Friday, November 14, 2014. Teachers helped students to make sandwiches using chicken and vegetables. To make this...
Green Stop Event 2014
Salman Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR – Boys’ Branch November 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Beaconhouse Margalla Campus, Islamabad (BMI) hosted its annual Green Stop Event on November 12 and 13, 2014. Students from different branches including Beaconhouse Satellite Town participated in th...
New Initiatives at BCLR
SahrishHina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi November 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines promotes a culture of mutual learning and competition. BCLR launched four houses, namely Achievers, Sprinters, Strikers and Motivators. Each house has been divided int...
Station Teaching
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi November 26, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines took the initiative to conduct station teaching from November 3-7, 2014. Teachers had to co-teaching and followed the station teaching strategy in the resource room. C...
Iqbal Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 25, 2014 Rawalpindi: Iqbal Day was commemorated at BSTR-G with gusto and fervour on November 11, 2014. Students enthusiastically took part in various activities designed to pay tribute to our national poet. They delivered speeches on dif...
Election Mania
Rumisa Qureshi | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR November 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: Excitement was at its height in school as the elected nominees delivered their speeches on November 7, 2014. The elected nominees for Head Girl were Abiha Ahmed and Ramsha Zubair, and Ahmed Tashfeen and Amaar as Hea...
Making Us Proud
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Gulraiz Primary Branch November 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: An intra-group poetry competition was held in Islamabad on October 29, 2014. Three groups of 12 students each from Classes III, IV and V participated in the competition. Endless trainings and hard ...
Spelling Bee
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: Two teams comprising of six students from BSTR-G partook in the Spelling Bee held at the Islamabad Club on November 4, 2014. The students performed well in the competition by spelling all the words right and standing...
National Dress Day
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-P November 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: A special morning assembly was held on November 8, 2014. Students came to school wearing different cultural attires of the country. The whole school was decorated with colourful charts made by the students depicting ...
The Guest Appearance Session
Salman Tariq and Shaheer Ahmed | Student Correspondents | Satellite Town Senior Boys November 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: On October 31, Mr Wasim Mushtaq, a man of many achievements, made a guest appearance to the school. He did his masters in Strategic Studies from Air War College, Alabama, USA. He h...
Florescent Day
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch, Satellite Town November 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K celebrated Colour Week to familiarise students with secondary colours starting on November 3, 2014. Several group activities were planned for all students. They mixed primary ...
Meeting the Parents
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: The first parent-teacher meeting took place at BSTR-G for Classes VI-XI-C on November 4, 2014. It provided ample opportunity for both teachers and parents to discuss the academic performance of students. The colourfu...
ELE Orientation Training Workshop
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi November 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: An Enhanced Learning Environment (ELE) Orientation Training Workshop for the Early Years teaching staff was held on October 29, 2014. The workshop was conducted by Headmistress Mrs Ayes...
Investiture Ceremony
Sameed Mubashir and Saad Khan | Student Correspondents | Satellite Town Senior (Boys) November 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Investiture Ceremony of BSTR-B was held on October 15. The event was presided by the Executive Director Mr Nasir Kasuri and Group Head Mrs Ayesha Sohail.The event began with t...
Elections
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi November 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Elections have a great importance. But the process requires awareness among people. To fulfill this purpose, BCLR Primary held elections for the Student Council 2014-2015 on October 23. Ther...
Eid Gala
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students were dressed in colourful clothes to celebrate Eid Gala on the grounds of BSTR-G on October 24. The first five periods were utilised for studies and the rest of the day was for fun. The celebration was inau...
Autumn Day
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines November 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: The arrival of autumn brought with it a variety of flavours for students to enjoy. Students of BCLR were indulged in festivities surrounding the coming of a new season on October 24. They were dressed...
Appraisal Webinar
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi November 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: A webinar on appraisals was held on October 24, 2014 at BSTR-G. The teachers were facilitated with identifying strengths and weaknesses. The process can help improve and review their performance. The live ...
Teachers’ Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi November 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students at BSTR-G honoured their teachers on the eve of Teachers’ Day on October 4, 2014.They presented cards, flowers and colourful badges as souvenirs to show their gratitude for their teachers. Some ...
Investiture Ceremony
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Beaconhouse Civil Lines branch took the pledge of honour on October 29, 2014. Institute of Science and Technology Islamabad Aeronautic sand Astronautic Head of Department Dr Professor Abid Ali was the chief guest...
Charity Fun Fiesta
Tooba Idris Dar | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR November 7, 2014 Rawalpindi: As the festival of joy, Eid-ul-Azha passed merrily SBGR decided to please the children of the SOS village by having a funfair themed Eid party on October 31 to raise funds for the little children. The first two lessons ...
Storytelling Competition
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary Branch, Satellite Town November 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Primary, Satellite Town organised an Urdu Storytelling competition with the title Nunnay Kahani Go on October 22. The underlying purpose was to make the students aware of the import...
Investiture Ceremony
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi November 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: Amidst the loud cheers of a jovial crowd, the newly elected Student Council took the pledge of shouldering their responsibilities with dedication on October 16. The first ones to receive their sashes and badges ...
Debates
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 5, 2014 Rawalpindi: Parliamentary Style Debates were held between Classes X-C and XI-C at BSTR-G on October 20, 2014. The proposition and opposition presented their stances confidently in a persuasive manner which really enthralled the audie...
Stop Bullying
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR November 5, 2014 Rawalpindi: As part of SBGR’s effort to prevent bullying in school, Class VII students did a special morning assembly presentation on the topic on October 20, 2014. The students discussed the effects of bullying and voiced their support...
Pet Day
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch, Satellite Town November 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: To study animals closely, children brought their pets to school on October 20. The young learners were bubbling with excitement as the school was filled with interesting animals ranging ...
Intersection Photography Competition
Sameed Mubasher, Saad Khan and Salman Tariq | Student Correspondents | BSS Satellite Town October 31, 2014 Rawalpindi: 21 photographs were entered into the BSTR-B Dignity Day Photo Contest on October 17. Headmistress Rukhsana Shehzad was the judge for the competition. She agreed that the standar...
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...
Eid Festivities
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G October 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: Smiles were spread on faces on the faces of the students on October 15, 2014 as they prepared for the Eid festivities at school. They wore colourful bangles and made henna designs on their hands. The teachers helped ...
International Peace Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi October 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: Peace Day was celebrated with enthusiasm at BSTR-G on October 15, 2014. The students did role-plays, delivered speeches and did informative presentations on the topic. Teachers were presented colourful card...
E-Safety Guidelines
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G October 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: E-Safety guidelines were shared by the faculty members through Powerpoint presentations on October 15, 2014. The basic idea was to discuss the dos and don’ts of using ICT with students and to get an awareness of th...
Elections
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Peshawar Road October 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: Student Council elections were held at the Primary Branch Peshawar Road on October 15, 2014. Candidates were selected through balloting. All students participated wholeheartedly. The oath-taking cer...
Art Splash
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR - Girls Campus October 28, 2014 Rawalpindi: This October, Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi-Girls Campus is working towards completing a piece of art under the guidance of their Art teacher, Ms Shahida Munir. Students from all classes volunteered to take p...
ELECTION DRIVE
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR - Girls Campus October 28, 2014 Rawalpindi: Starting on September 29, Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi-Girls Campus marked their election drive by distributing criteria and option forms to students. Students selected two preferred options and returned the f...
Wishes Do Come True
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG October 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: The management of Beaconhouse Satellite Town KG gave a chance to the students to hang their wishes on a ‘wish tree’ on October 3, 2014. From each class, students hung their wishes that included more ...
Free and Fair Elections
Firyal Shah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex October 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: Student Council Elections at the Beaconhouse Educational Complex were held on October 1, 2014. The girls’ branch voted in the first half and the boys’ branch voted in the second half of the ...
Election Time
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch, Gulrez October 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: The election campaign and voting for the year 2014-15, ended last week on October 2, after 3 long days of excitement, chaotic fun and happiness of the selected members. Everything moved in a progres...
Hard Work Acknowledged
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez October 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Primary students at PBGR were appreciated by the school for the hard work they had put in during the summer break by completing the homework assigned to them on October 2. Head Mistress Mrs Ayesha Doga...
A Letter to President Obama
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi October 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: An epistle to president Obama was written by Anisa Sohail of Class XI-C on October 3 as an eye opener for the world to focus on the atrocities committed by the American soldiers in Afghanistan. The letter w...
Inter-Section Soft-board Competition
Sameed Mubasher & Saad Khan | Student Correspondents TBT | Satellite Town Boys Branch October 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students began the 2014-15 academic year with a lot of enthusiasm. A competition was organised on September 17 to decorate their classroom’s soft-boards. The purpose of the activit...
Relief Efforts for Flood Affectees
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi - Girls Campus October 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: In the summer of 2014 Pakistan was struck by a terrible natural disaster – one-fifth of the country was inundated by floodwater causing massive damage to infrastructure. Roads were ...
ELECTION DRIVE
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR - Girls Campus October 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: The week from September 29 till October 3, marked the beginning election drive by distribution of criteria and option forms to students. Students selected two preferred positions to become candidates and return...
Student Council Elections
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Boys Branch Peshawar Road Rawalpindi October 17, 2014 Rawalpindi : Elections for the Head Boy, Deputy Head and Student Counsellors were held on September 25, 2014. The candidacy of each contestant was initially scrutinised by the management. As par...
Healthy Bodies Nurture Healthy Minds
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch, Satellite Town October 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSS has always believed that good health and education go hand in hand. To motivate the students to lead a healthy lifestyle, Brand Act, an activation agency conducted a campaign at BSTRP comp...
Election Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi October 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: Votes were cast for the posts of Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl amidst loud cheers at BSTR-G on September 24, 2014. The students chose their favourite candidates and lined up to vote for them. The junior st...
SKYPE SESSION WITH PHILIP GROSS
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR - Girls Campus October 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Campus arranged a Skype session with the author of ‘The Lastling’, Mr. Philip Gross for Class VIII students. It was an interactive and resourceful session where students asked various q...
International Peace Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary Branch Gulrez October 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: The International Day of Peace was observed on September 22 at our school. The day started with commendably beautiful assembly presentations by the Primary as well as the Early Years Branch of PBGR. T...
Orientation 2014-15
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Satellite Town Primary Branch October 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTRP conducted an orientation session for Classes I to V on September 20, 2014. Introduction of Enhanced Learning Environment (ELE) in the early years was one of the key aspects of the ses...
Little Biologists
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT |BSS, Primary, Satellite Town October 2, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Class IV went around the school and explored different habitats on September 12. They collected invertebrate specimens, and categorised them according to what they learnt in the classr...
International Chocolate Day
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary, Gulrez October 2, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Primary, Gulrez, celebrated the International Chocolate day with great gusto. While most of us do not need a special day to indulge in chocolate, the International Chocolate Day gives us jus...
Protect the Ozone Layer
Beenish Ahmad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulrez October 2, 2014 Rawalpindi: PBGR celebrated the International Ozone Layer Day on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Speeches in Urdu were given by the students of Class III, through which they highlighted importance of the ozone layer ...
WWF: For A Living Planet
Tooba Idris Dar | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR October 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) held an orientation session on September 15, 2014 to acquaint students at SBGR about the organisation and what it does. A representative from WWF, Mr Jehangir Rizvi, very succinctl...
Class VI Orientation
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi October 1, 2014 Rawalpindi: An orientation was held for parents on September 22, 2014 to discuss the subjects offered in Class VI. The teachers made comprehensive presentations on the syllabus, examination papers, course books and teac...
Avid Readers’ Programme
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Kindergarten AECHS September 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: Developing the habit of reading allows children to continue to grow and develop long after school is over. Keeping this in mind, the Avid Readers’ Programme was arranged, to distribute badges on Sept...
OZONE AWARENESS DRIVE
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Senior Rawalpindi September 25, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSR celebrated the “International Day for the Preservation of Ozone layer”. The students of Class VIII D introduced the topic in the morning assembly and elaborated on the causes and significance of...
Dissecting Hearts
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-P September 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: Dissection of a goat's heart was carried out by Class 5-Yellow students on September 15. Amidst all the learning, there was joy of venturing into a new domain of knowledge amongst the students. The exercise prepare...
Paying Tributes to Our Heroes
Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-P September 23, 2014 Rawalpindi: To acknowledge the nation’s Armed Forces and pay tribute to our national heroes BSTR-P organised a Defense Day event on September 11, 2014. A special morning assembly was held to mark the occasion. Class V studen...
A Tribute to Roald Dahl
Fozia Amir | TBT Correspondent | Beaconhouse Primary, Peshawar Road Rawalpindi September 22, 2014 Rawalpindi: “It doesn't matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.” Roald Dahl, The Witches To pay homage to the world’s most beloved children’s author, Be...
A Colourful Encounter
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Kindergarten September 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Pre-Nursery celebrated Clown Day on September 12. The main objective of celebrating this day was the recognition of primary colours. The students wore primary-coloured clothes...
Orientation Session 2014-15
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR September 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Orientation of SBGR, for the academic year 2014-15 was held on September 6, 2014. Homage to the heroes and martyrs of 1965 who rendered supreme sacrifices in defence of our great motherland, marked the commencement ...
Teacher Orientation Session
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi - Girls Campus September 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: As the sun dawned on September 1st, 2014, a bright day marked the start of yet another fresh term at Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi. Continuing its tradition of valuing internal sta...
Guardians of Our Territory
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls Campus September 11, 2014 Rawalpindi: Defence Day celebrations at the Senior Girls Campus took place on September 8. Students came to school wearing green dupattas. The teachers were also dressed in various tones of green. Some of the students b...
Welcoming Class VI
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G September 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: A warm welcome was extended to the students of Class VI on their first day of senior school on September 1. The day began with the recitation of verses from the holy Quran. Class teachers presented the students goo...
Shaping Sandwiches
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Kindergarten Branch September 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTR-KG planned a sandwich-making activity for KG students on September 7. It was the orientation week. The students made sandwiches of different shapes with the help of the teachers...
Young Democrats
Zubia Akbar| Staff Correspondent TBT| BMI-B August 12, 2014 Islamabad: The four-day Beaconhouse Margalla Islamabad Diplomats Conference concluded on August 8. All leading private schools, including Roots, Cadet College Hassanabdal and various Beaconhouse branches from Rawalpindi and Islamabad part...
Celebrating Achievements
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G June 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: A Level students securing A, A* grades were accredited in a memorable ceremony held at BSTR-G on June 11. They were awarded shields and trophies. The ceremony began with the Headmistress’s annual report about schools...
Hold Your Breath!
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Girls Campus June 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: Result Day for Classes VI to VIII was held on June 11. A large number of parents came to receive the results. They talked about their child’s performance and progress during the academic year 2013-2014. The parents...
Let’s Get Acquainted
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Senior Girls’ Campus June 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: An orientation session was held at BSR on May 29 to familiarise the students and parents of Class VI s well as new admissions with the branch and the faculty before the start of the new session. The ev...
International Recognition
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls’ Campus June 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi-Girls Campus made the institution proud on June 18 by winning gold, silver and bronze medals in an international competition held by HRCA-HR Consultant Association. The...
Celebrating Achievements
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Senior Girls Campus June 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the academic session 2013-2014 was held on June 12. All position-holders and their parents were invited. Achievements of the students of Classes VI to VIII were cele...
Cooling Off
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Kindergarten Branch June 03, 2014 Rawalpindi: With the sun beating down with all its ferocity, BSTR-K decided to cool down with a good soak and a little fun in the water on May 29. Water play was organised for the children at the sch...
Musical Evening
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 26, 2014 Rawalpindi: A well organised, musical extravaganza was arranged at Beaconhouse Harley Street Branch on May 16. The theme of the event was ‘fusion of different threads of Sufism’. The evening began with an act o...
Little Actors
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town May 22, 2014 Rawalpindi: KG-Pink enacted a lesson, Sher Ki Shadi, from their Urdu reader, on May 16. All the students were well-prepared and confident. The props were also very eye-catching. Everyone enjoyed their per...
A Tribute to English Language
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: The English Literary Society at the Senior Branch Gulrez organised a vocabulary competition between the students of SBGR and BPR on May 13. The contest consisted of six rounds. It was designed to assess oral and written English ...
Parents Meet Teachers
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: A Parent-Teacher meeting was arranged for Classes IV to VII at the Harley Street Campus on May 9. The agenda was for parents and teachers to focus on the students’ strengths and weaknesses and discuss...
Mother’s Day
Nazia Sethi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Potohar Campus May 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: The students of BPC celebrated Mother’s Day on May 12. Class IX-Red and Class IX-Blue organised the event. They made beautiful cards and wrote essays on the topic ‘mother’. Janeeta Khan, Shehzore Khan a...
Nursery-B’s presentation
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: Nursery-B gave its morning assembly presentation on May 9. It started with the recitation of Surah-e-Ikhlaas and its translation. The students presented an act on an Urdu poem, ‘mano bari achi mano’,...
Honouring Mothers
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town May 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: KG-Orange celebrated Mother’s Day on May 3. They did a role-play, gave sashes, crowns and wands to the teachers. ...
Art Exhibition
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town May 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K held an exhibition on May 10 of the art work made by students. The theme of the exhibition was ‘Culture and Festivals of Pakistan’. The students of Pre-Nursery were given the theme...
Inventions and Discoveries
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 14, 2014 Rawalpindi: An informative assembly presentation on ‘Inventions and Discoveries’ was conducted by Class III-A on May 8. Students explained what inventions are and how new discoveries are made. There was a dialo...
Spring Art Fiesta
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR May 14, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSS Civil Lines Branch hosted ‘Spring Art Fiesta’ on May 5 in which students from Army Public School, The City School, SLS, Silver Oaks and eight sister branches of BSS participated. Students from Classes I to VIII used dif...
“W” Day
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR May 14, 2014 Rawalpindi: A Wednesday ‘Walk with Wizards and Witches’ was organised on May 5 in connection with the letter w, the sound that is being currently taught to the Nursery classes at BCLR KG Branch. Teachers and students role-played as witc...
Virtues
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: KG-C gave their morning assembly presentation based on the theme of kindness, on May 6. Students paid tributes to the kindest and most loving person known to mankind: the holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by...
Poetry and Rhythm
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Nursery-A students presented a lively morning assembly based on nursery rhymes on May 7. They performed to various poems such as ‘Five Little Ducks’, ‘Number Poem’, ‘Chocolate Cake’, ‘Chicke...
When Parents Met Teachers
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G May 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: The final Parent-Teacher Meeting (PTM) was held at BSTR-G on May 5 which provided an opportunity for the parents to discuss the performance of their children with the teachers. They were given effective guidelines on how they...
Learning Festival
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR May 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: A learning festival was held at the kindergarten branch of BCLR on May 2. The entire branch was decorated. Various activities had been planned for the students and their parents. Two students dressed up as “granny” and “...
Budding Actors
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR May 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: BCLR arranged a drama festival for the students of Kindergarten on May 5. The little students wore colourful costumes. Their confidence was worth watching as they performed different role-plays. Parents had also been invited. ...
Annual Spring Festival
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Primary Branch Satellite Town May 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Annual Spring Festival 2013-14 was organised at BSS Primary Branch Satellite Town on May 2. Teachers had set up food stalls and had arranged a puppet show as well. A DJ had been invited by th...
Serving the Country
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: In connection with Labour Day, Class IV gave a special assembly presentation on the topic ‘Jobs and Occupations’ on May 2. In the presentation, students shared information about people from differen...
Bidding adieu
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G May 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: Classes IX Matric and X-C bid farewell to their seniors in Classes X Matric and XI-C respectively on May 4. The event was well organised and the hosts entertained the audience with skits, parodies, and dances. Titles were g...
That’s The Spirit
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G May 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: Fun and frolic became the symbols of the day at BSTR-G on May 2 as students indulged in aerobics as a part of morning isometrics. The healthy activity prepares them for a hectic day....
Respecting Elders
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 09, 2014 Rawalpindi: KG-C gave a colourful morning assembly presentation on May 5 on the theme of ‘respecting elders’. The presentation started with the recitation of Surah Ikhlas followed by its translation. The stud...
Filmmaking Venture
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Branch May 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Class VIII, Civil Lines Branch, made an English mini-film called the Gladiator for submitting as their entry for a British Council competition. The British Council announced a filmmaking competition base...
Importance of Tau’z
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: KG-A gave a morning assembly presentation on the importance of Tau’z on April 28. The assembly started with the recitation of Surah Al- Kausar. Then the students presented a role-play on Satan’s misch...
Importance of Namaz
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class III-A presented a series of short role-plays on April 25 in which they exhibited the importance of namaz and its timings and what duties a Muslim had towards his fellow Muslims. The assembly prese...
Thar and Its People
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Thar, one of the largest deserts in the world that lies in Pakistan, was very well depicted in a colourful morning assembly by Class III-B in the form of a well-organised role-play on April 24. Student...
Flying High
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class IV-A presented a colourful and an informative morning assembly based on their ongoing Urdu reader Parinday on April 23. The presentation started with the recitation of Surah Ikhlas, followed b...
Flower Power
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus April 30, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class IV-B gave a colourful morning assembly presentation on flowers and their importance on April 22. The presentation started with the recitation of Surah Ikhlas with translation. The students of...
World Book Day
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT |Kindergarten Branch Airport Employees Cooperative Housing Society April 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: World Book Day was celebrated by the students of AECHS on April 23. The purpose was to encourage children to explore the pleasure of reading. Students wrote book re...
Library Week
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi April 29, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSTR-G celebrated Library Week on April 22, 2014, during which students made bookmarks and posters emphasising the importance of book-reading. As an integral part of the event, a two-day book fair was also ...
Letters and Sounds
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus April 29, 2014 Rawalpindi : Students of Nursery-A gave a presentation on letters and their sounds in the morning assembly on April 21, 2014. The assembly started with the recitation of the first Kalimah along with its Urdu and...
Colours of Nature
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi – Girls Campus April 28, 2014 Rawalpindi: To celebrate spring Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls Campus arranged a Flower Arrangement Competition. Students from various classes participated, and the winners were as follow: Ay...
Hands-On Learning at BSR
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys Branch April 23, 2014 Rawalpindi: On April 15, 2014 BSR organised a Geography projects display for students. The students of Classes VI, VII and VIII made models on biomes, evolution of transportation and coastal landforms. The students took a keen ...
Annual Music Competition
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Peshawar Road Campus April 22, 2014 Rawalpindi: An Annual Music Competition was held on 9th April, 2014 in Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi in which parents were also invited. Each section from Classes III-V had initial rounds from which t...
Save Trees
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus April 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class V students of Beaconhouse Harley Street Campus conducted an assembly on an interesting reader that they read in the course of their current term, The Owl Tree. The participants narrated the st...
Arts Exhibition
Sarah Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: Nearly 65 young artists from different campuses of Beaconhouse North Region participated in the Regional Art Competition as Jashan-e-Baharan on April 4, in a creative exercise organised by Beaconhouse Senior Branch Gulraiz. T...
Fond Farewell
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys Branch April 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: On April 11, BSR Boys’ Branch held a Farewell Party for the outgoing Class VIII. It was a memorable event for the students as a Bar-be-cue Buffet Dinner was arranged for them. Students performed dances, skits, poetr...
Express Yourself
Uzma Fayyaz | Student Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus April 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: Jashn-e-Baharan Regional Art Competition Express Yourself 2014 was organised at Senior Gulraiz Branch. Sixty-five students from different branches of the Northern Region participated in the event. For the ver...
Aesthetic Skills
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls’ Campus April 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: Baleegah Fatima of Class VI-P bagged 2nd position in the Regional Arts Competition 2014 on April 4, held at Beaconhouse Senior Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi. HM Ms Shazia Amjad awarded her a shield and...
Making Books
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Campus Peshawar Road April 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: One of the most important objectives for a school is to inculcate reading habits in students. One way of doing this is by arranging different book related activities. BPR has been organising book makin...
Green Parliamentarians
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys April 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: WWF held a Green Parliamentarian Oath Taking Ceremony on April 9 at BSR. The President and Vice President of Green Club took oath. After the ceremony, the Green Club members took part in a t-shirt making activity and all t...
21st Century Learning
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus April 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: A special morning assembly was organised by the digital natives for the digital emigrants to acknowledge that 21st century learning skills are far much better than the old conventional learning styles...
Class of 2014
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls’ Campus April 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: On an emotional night on April 5, Class VII bid a fond farewell to Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls’ Campus. The night began with a dance performance by the students of Class VIII, dedicated to...
Botanical Garden
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT |Civil Lines Branch April 14, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Middle Branch planted a small Botanical Garden as part of their Go Green club activity. They planted various seasonal seedlings and made the rows with the help of the gardener and after plantation they ...
Kangaroos and Mathematics
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT |Primary Branch Satellite Town April 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: The International Kangaroo Mathematics Competition 2013-14 was held at Beaconhouse Primary Branch, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi. A total of 100 students of Classes III to V participated in the competi...
Annual Mushaira
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town April 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: In order to educate students about the great poets in the history of Pakistan, the Annual Urdu Mushaira was held at Beaconhouse Primary Branch, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi. Students of Classes I to ...
Learning Through Discovery
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls’ Campus April 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students at Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls’ Campus set up an interactive classroom where they participated in their Science lesson and displayed projects. The students enjoyed the...
Fiery Orators
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus Rawalpindi April 7, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls organised the Annual Inter-school Debate Competition 2014 from April 1-3. This year a bit of spice was added by arranging the contest between girls and boys. Class VIII...
Fun with Numbers
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls’ Campus April 04, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students at Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls Campus set up an interactive Mathematics class on Calculating the Area of Compound Shapes. They conducted research, worked hands-on within their grou...
Extempore Speaking
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 03, 2014 Rawalpindi: An English Extempore Speech Competition was organised at the Middle Branch of Civil Lines Campus. The speakers of Classes VI-VIII put on an amazing display of oratory with the topics they had been assigned. The contestants exhi...
Digital Artists
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls Campus Rawalpindi April 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls Campus enjoyed working on Microsoft Office Paint in their IT Class. The students showed off their artistic skills by digitally creating masterpieces. ...
Sports, Basant and Festivities
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys’ Branch April 01, 2014 Rawalpindi: On March 21, BSR Boys’ Branch held its Sports Day at BSR ground. Students enthusiastically participated in track events and the faculty also took part in the fun-filled activities. An impressive closing ceremon...
Polite Beaconites
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls Campus March 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: A Politeness Week was celebrated at Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi Girls' Campus from March 10-14. Colourful morning assemblies were conducted by the girls of VIII-R. Value of politeness and its importan...
Live Show
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus March 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: BCLR arranged a T-20 live match streaming for the students of the Middle Branch. A large projector was set up for the entertainment of the students. Students were really excited to watch the match between Pakistan ...
Earth Hour
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys March 26, 2014 Rawalpindi: Senior Boys' Branch Rawalpindi held a special assembly to talk about the significance of Earth Hour and raise awareness about energy conservation on March 20. Members of the Green Club participated in the event with great pas...
The Counselling Room
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR March 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Middle School at Civil Lines Branch has designed and dedicated a room for student counselling, where students who are encountering various problems in and out of school can share and discuss them with the counsellor. The r...
A Peek at the Future
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Primary March 24, 2014 Rawalpindi: An Orientation Session was arranged for Satellite Town Primary Branch's Class V girls at the Satellite Town Girls' Branch. The session was aimed at giving the girls an introduction to their Senior-School-to-be. The gi...
Time to Rejoice
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G March 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students celebrated the arrival of spring with entertaining performances. The ceremony began with aerobics by girls in colourful costumes. Various activities that were part of the gala included: Dodge the Ball, Noodle Eat...
A Very Hungry Caterpillar
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town March 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Pre-Nursery Yellow presented a role play on The Lifecycle of a Butterfly on March 14. The main idea was taken from the story A Very Hungry Caterpillar. The young ones were confident and well...
Farewell Party
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus March 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class VII students gave a farewell party to the outgoing Class VIII. Students wore colourful outfits and the stage was beautifully set up. They prepared humorous skits and song dedications for both the teachers ...
All aboard the Birthday Express!
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town March 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Pre-Nursery students celebrated Doll's Birthday on March 14. The children were taught the concept of birthdays, which are celebrated once a year on the day that the person is born. Goody Bag...
Handwriting Competitions
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR KG March 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: Satellite Town KG Campus believes that handwriting is of great importance and it is the reflection of a student's individuality. An English Handwriting Competition was organised on March 6 and an Urdu Handwriting Comp...
The Pride of BSR
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys March 19, 2014 Rawalpindi: An Inter-regional Badminton Tournament was held on February 26 and 27 in Lahore. Ahmed Hassan (Class VIII), an exceptionally talented student of Senior Branch Peshawar Road, participated in the singles and doubles matches a...
Celebrating Women
International Women’s Day (IWD) was celebrated at Beaconhouse schools with enthusiasm to celebrate women’s achievements around the world and to highlight the need to for women’s rights. IWD is celebrated on March 8 every year and this year it fell on a Saturday so most schools celebrated it on...
War of Words
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G March 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: Grade VIII students indulged in a nail biting scrabble competition under the guidance of English teachers. It helped develop children's vocabulary as they tried to spell new words and score maximum points. ...
Shopping Spree
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG Campus March 18, 2014 Rawalpindi: The topic Money was taught in KG and the management and teachers of BSTR-K decided to set up a shop for the students. Juices, jellies, chips and bangles were displayed with price tags. Students pur...
Green Solidarity
March 17, 2014 Beaconhouse schools actively participated in the Growing Garden Quiz, an activity aimed at providing practical environmental knowledge to the students, who are given the title of Green Angels, and their families. The Green Living Association, the organising body, started its educatio...
On the Rise
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys March 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Peshawar Road Senior Boys' Branch was among the top three contestants in the Nature Carnival organised by WWF at F-9 Park, Islamabad on March 2. The themes of the carnival were 'Healthy Hygienic Environment'...
Laying the Table
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Branch March 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: A Table Layout demonstration was conducted by Mrs Sumera Ejaz at Beaconhouse Primary Satellite Town. Mothers of Class IV students were invited and were also asked to bring along one non-BSS guest, if...
Passing on Wisdom
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Airport Employees Cooperative Housing Society March 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: The ancient folk art of storytelling can contribute to student academic success and emotional wellbeing. AECHS Branch fortnightly invites grandparents to tell a story ...
Learning Fest
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKR March 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Learning Festival 2013-14 was held simultaneously in several cities of Pakistan and BKR was one of the venues. Families participated in a wide range of interactive activities with full enthusiasm and thoroughly enjoyed explo...
Paying Respects
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR March 7, 2014 Rawalpindi: Senior Branch Gulraiz students organised a Milad to pay their respects to the Holy Prophet (PBUH). The students practised rigorously to perfect their naat and Quran recitation and on the day of the Milad, they wore tradition...
Mask Day
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G March 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students wore fascinating masks made by them as they celebrated the Mask Day. They wrote thought-provoking messages and read them in front of the audience. Some wrote short poems. The teachers joined in the activity to enc...
Daal Ki Dawat
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus March 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: To introduce the Urdu letter dal, BCLR Kindergarten Branch decorated the premises with pictures and vocabulary of the letter. It was daal ki dawat where children dressed up as darzi, darzan, dandansaaz, dukandaa...
Tracking Progress
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: Parent-Teacher meetings are always considered an important part of any child's school years as they provide an opportunity to discuss the progress and development of students. The 2nd Parent-Teacher me...
Animal Day
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus March 6, 2014 Rawalpindi: Kindergarten and Nursery students at BCLR wore animal costumes to celebrate Animal Day. The children sang animal songs and rhymes, watched a puppet show and released pigeons to mark the day. They also brought thei...
Declamation Success
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G March 5, 2014 Rawalpindi: An English Declamation Contest was held at the A Level Girls' Branch F-11 Campus, where O and A Level students from all the major branches of Beaconhouse in the twin cities, Lahore Grammar School, and Bahria College partic...
Knowledge Fair
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Branch March 4, 2014 Rawalpindi: To explore and investigate is human nature. A Science, History and Geography Fair was organised at Middle Branch BCLR. Class VI to VIII students made models to portray their understanding of different concepts. St...
A Philanthropic Act
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus March 4, 2014 Rawalpindi: The students of Nursery-Yellow were taught about helping those who cannot support themselves and need our help. Mrs Isma Irfan talked about charity as a religious duty. The students then collected food, ...
Festive Learning
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town March 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Learning Festival was held on February 23 at BSTR-K to promote e-Learning and to provide educational activities to young children. The festival catered different areas of Early Years' De...
Street Art
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus March 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus conveyed a public message through the art of graffiti. Class VIII-R created beautiful art based on the themes peace, harmony, honesty, no bullying, unity, faith, and d...
Smile
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus March 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: Smile Week was celebrated at Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus from February 10 to 14. Special assemblies were conducted by Class VIII-S throughout the week which comprised quizzes, tableaus, skits a...
Healthy Lunch
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town March 3, 2014 Rawalpindi: The teachers at Beaconhouse Primary Branch Satellite Town observed that the students were not bringing lunch with good nutritional value. Headmistress Mrs Saima Faheem arranged a session for the mothers...
Growing Garden
Humaira Adnan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town February 27, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Certificate Distribution Ceremony for the participants of Green Living Quiz was held at Beaconhouse Primary Satellite Town. Certificates were distributed by Headmistress Mrs Saima Faheem who ...
An Auspicious Occasion
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 27, 2014 Rawalpindi:  Wearing yellow dupattas with silver edging and white namaz caps, the Beaconites from HSPR gathered in the school premises for a Mehfil-e-Milad to pay homage to the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). ...
In Veneration
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Girls February 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: In order to pay homage to and express reverence for the Holy Prophet (PBUH), a Milad was organised at Satellite Town Girls’ Branch on January 31. The students took keen interest in the event and spent the day reciti...
Making Sculptures
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR February 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: Art has always been a big part of Civil Lines Branch. Our students from the Primary, Kindergarten and Middle Branches are avid art aficionados and deeply enjoy taking part in artistic endeavours. Class VIII students at BCLR ...
Scholastic Competition
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Girls February 20, 2014 Rawalpindi: Satellite Town Girls’ Branch students took part in the Shifa Inter-school Scholastic Tournament alongside prestigious colleges and universities from the twin cities. The event was organised by Shifa Medical Universi...
Making Milkshake
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 12, 2014 Rawalpindi: An activity was organised for the little ones of KG at Harley Street Campus titled 'How to Make Milkshake'. The activity was based on their core reader Make a Milkshake. The students were told the ba...
Spelling Skills
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSS E-11 Campus, Islamabad arranged an interesting competition spelling competition for Class III, IV and V students of various branches. The contest comprised of three rounds i.e. Fish Bowl, Jumbled...
First Skype Session
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 10, 2014 Rawalpindi: On January 27, the Early Years children were introduced to Skype through multimedia. The session was conducted in a very systematic and organised manner. The two sections of Pre-Nursery, A and B, had...
Fruit of Hard Work
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: The parents of HSPR students came to school to receive their children's results and were delighted to find that their children had done exceptionally well this term. The Headmistress and Coordinator...
Respectful Reverence
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls February 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: Two morning assemblies were conducted at Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Branch on January 20 and 21 to pay tribute to the Holy Prophet (PBUH) on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi. The students shed light...
A Winter Morning
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR February 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: Nursery students at Satellite Town Branch celebrated 'Winter Morning' on January 17, which was an activity designed to teach them about the various seasons. Their classrooms were decorated with paper cut-outs of snowm...
Eco Adventure
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls February 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: WWF organised an ECO Adventure activity on January 29 designed exclusively for the Green Students of Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Campus. The students were taken to Trail V, Dara Jungla, Margalla Hills Nat...
Peace and Mercy
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR KG February 04, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Satellite Town KG marked Eid Milad-un-Nabi on January 29 to show their love and reverence for the Holy Prophet (PBUH). The school was decorated with fresh flowers and students from all the classes reci...
Street Art
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus, Peshawar Road February 03, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus, Rawalpindi painted the walls of the playground to convey a public message through graffiti. Class VIII-R students worked on the themes peace, harmony, honesty...
Animal Parade
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Campus January 31, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Early Years celebrated the diversity of the animal world by learning about pet, wild, and sea animals on January 24. Children sang songs for parents who had shown up to see their children par...
Fun Fiesta
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys January 30, 2014 Rawalpindi: On January 24, Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi celebrated its Annual Funfair. The faculty and students put up stalls to raise maximum funds for charity. Different stalls included various food items, games, and lucky d...
A Blessed Gathering
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Branch January 30, 2014 Rawalpindi: Eid Milad was celebrated with religious commitment at the school. Floor sitting arrangement was made with rugs, floor cushions and bolsters. Children were dressed in coloured outfits, and the girls w...
A Visit to CMH
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 30, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of Primary and Middle Branch visited the Oncology Department of CMH (Combine Military Hospital) Rawalpindi on January 23. Students talked to the children and distributed sweets. Paintings made by Art Clu...
An Exciting Visit
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 30, 2014 Rawalpindi: Grade VIII students were invited to the Potohar Campus. The purpose of the visit was to get the students familiarised with the new environment and encourage them to join this branch later on. The students were e...
Revered Celebration
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS Campus January 23, 2014 Rawalpindi: Milad is celebrated on the 12th day of the third month of the Islamic calendar –Rabi-al-Awwal. AECHS celebrated this festival with enthusiasm. The event was attended by parents. A Seerat-ul-Nabi (PBUH) Quiz competiti...
The Best Player
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys January 21, 2014 Rawalpindi: Ahmed Hassan, a student of Class VIII-E at Senior Branch Rawalpindi, participated in the Intra-region Badminton Tournament held at BSS Gujrat on January 9. He was the captain of his team and won the Best Player Award. Wel...
A Relaxing Break
Erum Rizwan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKI F-10/4-I January 20, 2014 Islamabad: BKI F-10/4 Campus welcomed the New Year with a wonderful hi tea/lunch at Papasallis, Jinnah Park, Rawalpindi. The staff enjoyed a delicious feast and got a much-deserved break. ...
Voice of Islamabad
Pashma Wazir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Margalla Campus, A Levels January 17, 2014 Islamabad: On January 8, Beaconhouse Margalla Campus hosted the Voice of Islamabad singing competition. Two performers from every participating institute showcased their talent. The participating instit...
Animals Around Us
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town January 17, 2014 Rawalpindi: Animal Day was celebrated by Pre-Nursery students on January 10 with a multimedia display. The main focus of the event was to encourage children to take care of animals. Children spoke ab...
Mad Hatters!
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls January 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: Instead of retreating from the cold weather, Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Campus students warmed up the winter in a novel way by organising a 'Crazy Jacket, Scarf and Hat Day' on January 9 and 10. The girls...
I'm Blessed!
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: The little ones of Class II-A at Harley Street Campus conducted a lovely morning assembly presentation on the theme 'I am blessed'. The young Beaconites thanked God for all the blessings they had and...
Crazy Hats
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys January 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of BSR celebrated a 'Coloured Jacket and Crazy Hat Day' on January 9 and 10. Students thoroughly enjoyed this activity in which they were allowed to wear colourful jackets and funky hats to school to celebrate wi...
Blazing Fun
Zainab Aziz | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC January 16, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Girls' Branch of Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC) arranged the Annual Bonfire with all of the students participating. The event began in the afternoon and ended a little after dusk, and featured various sources of ...
Commonwealth Glory
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: Secondary Branch students participated in the Royal Commonwealth Essay Writing Competition 2012-13. Millions of students from all over the world sent their entries. Six students from the school were awarded ...
Water Cycle
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 15, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class V students made Science projects on the water cycle as part of their science activity. Each group presented the water cycle in a different manner showing their aesthetic and creative skills. ...
Being Human
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class V-C students participated in the Being Human is all it Takes Project on TBT and conducted a number of activities including Skype sessions with partner schools. Cultural Day was celebrated at BCLR where stud...
Chance of a Lifetime
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi January 13, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi is proud to announce that its Music teacher Mr Waqar Ehsin has made it to the top 24 of the televised Pakistan Idol competition! Mr Waqar is an active memb...
Voting in Progress
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: The morning of November 4 dawned with suspense for the boys and girls who were the candidates for Head Boy and Head Girl as the voting was to be done and then the results would be announced. After t...
Rosy Hues
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: November 1 was observed as Red and Pink Colour Day for the Early Years. The whole school was decorated with red balloons, drapes and a backdrop of red riding hood was created. The children were wearin...
Say No to Drugs
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: November 20 started with a tableau by Class lV-A titled 'Say no to Drugs'. Children depicted the side-effects of drugs on our lives. The tableau conveyed the message that if we use drugs it will not...
An Edifying Paradigm
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G January 08, 2014 Rawalpindi: Mrs Naureen Tahir of Senior Girls Branch Satellite Town Campus has been associated with BSS since 2001 and has many credentials to her credit. Yet another milestone was attained by her when she secured distinction in MA A...
Tableau Time
Erum Rizwan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKI F-10/4-I January 07, 2014 Islamabad: An Inter-school Tableau Competition was held at Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi on December 10. BKI F-10/4-I's KG students participated in the competition enthusiastically, performing a tableau on the story "A Wond...
Acting it Out
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 07, 2014 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus hosted a KG-level Inter-school Tableau Competition on December 10 in which BCLR, BSTR-K, BKI E-11, BKI F-10/4-I, BKI I-8 and Wah Cantt Campus participated. The topics of the ta...
The Oath of Responsibility
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 07, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Investiture Ceremony is one of the most important occasions of the school year, in which the newly elected members of the Student Council are formally sworn in. The Head Girl and the Head Boy ar...
Fire and Ice
Mahnoor Waqar | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC January 07, 2014 Rawalpindi: The highly anticipated Bonfire was held at the Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC) grounds on December 4. The organising team of A Level students strove to make the event as enjoyable as possible, and they succeeded! ...
A New Beginning
Mahnoor Waqar | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC January 07, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Investiture Ceremony for the academic year 2013-2014 was held on November 29 at the Saad Sadiq Hall at BEC, where the Student Council and the Presidents and Vice-Presidents of the societies were officially sworn in. ...
Another Feather in the Cap
Mahwish Bashir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten I-8 Campus January 06, 2014 Islamabad: Beaconhouse Kindergarten I-8 Campus won the Inter-school Tableau Competition held at Beaconhouse Harley Street Branch, Rawalpindi. The students gave outstanding performance in the play 'The Pied Piper.' ...
A Tribute to Grandparents
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town January 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: Students of BSTR-K celebrated Grandparents Day on December 13. Different activities and games were planned for the grandparents by the young ones. ...
Friendship Day
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: Early Years celebrated Friendship Day with a special assembly where the students shared views about friendship. A friendship tree was also decorated and children and teachers were invited to share t...
In Full Swing
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 06, 2014 Rawalpindi: November started with the hustle bustle of election campaign. After the HM announced the nominees for the positions of Head Girl and Head Boy, the candidates started making and displaying posters ar...
Success Stories
Sana Abbasi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex January 04, 2014 Rawalpindi: On December 6, the high achievers ceremony for the session 2012-13 took place at the Saad Sadiq Shaheed hall. The ceremony was organised to reward the students for great results in the Cambridge In...
Investiture Ceremony
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi January 03, 2014 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Kindergarten Branch Rawalpindi held an Investiture Ceremony for Student Council 2013-14 on December 9. Guests included parents, heads of Primary, Senior and O and A Level branches ...
Meeting Parents
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Parent-Teacher meetings were held to address the questions of parents about their children and to make them aware of their child's progress. The teachers focused on the strengths and needs of the st...
Green Expedition
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: The Green School Committee organised their first workshop as Dr Jahan and Mr Jahangir from the WWF programme came and hosted various activities for the students to participate in. The programme started with Dr Jahan ex...
Music All Around
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class V-A students shared information and their views about music in an assembly. They also quoted some great thinkers and philosophers regarding the importance and usefulness of this powerful mediu...
Cherishing Health
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: 'Health - Our Greatest Asset' was the slogan for the morning assembly carried out by Class III-B. As usual, the assembly started with the Holy name of Allah. The presenter then introduced World Health...
Pak-China Friendship
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus celebrated a solidarity day with China with full enthusiasm. Children shared information on the history of china and its traditions were represented in a colourful manner. The w...
Visiting Jungle Kingdom
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: November 5 was a lovely day when students from Pre-Nursery to KG went on an educational trip to explore the Jungle Kingdom at Ayub Park. They were very excited as they boarded the bus and during the j...
Rewards for Achievers
Runeela Jalal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex January 02, 2014 Rawalpindi: On December 6, Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC) acknowledged the hard work and dedication of the students who distinguished themselves by giving outstanding performances in the Academic Ye...
Climbing High
Sana Abbasi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex January 01, 2014 Rawalpindi: The first bouldering wall was inaugurated at Beaconhouse Educational Complex by Executive Director North Mr Nassir Kasuri on November 7. The event was attended by staff and students of BEC O and A L...
Spirit of Sacrifice
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 01, 2014 Rawalpindi: Class VI students shared their views on the spirit of sacrifice that is displayed by Muslims during Eid. First they elaborately explained the meaning of sacrifice and then shared information about the...
Iqbal's Message
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys' Branch, Peshawar Road January 01, 2014 Rawalpindi: BSR Boys' Branch organised a special assembly "Payam-e-Iqbal" on December 3 to pay tribute to Allama Iqbal. Students from all the levels participated in the event. Students delivered speeches and t...
Upholding Honour
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Branch December 31, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines Branch Student Council took the pledge of honour on November 4. Executive Director North Mr Nassir Kasuri, School Head, teachers and parents were present on the occasion. The young ...
Flying High
Nojia Asim | Senior Mistress | Senior Branch Peshawar Road December 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: Sulaiman Qazi from Class VII-A secured 5th position out of 272 students in the Inter-school and College Poster/Painting Competition organised by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI). The competiti...
Artistic Intellect
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Branch December 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Inter-branch Arts Competition was held on November 12 at Kindergarten Satellite Town. Eight BSS branches participated in this competition between Nursery and KG students. The the...
Junior Chefs
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG December 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: Satellite Town KG Branch celebrated Junior Chef Day on November 28 with students of all classes participating. The purpose of the activity was not to master a particular recipe but to encourage student...
All Are Equal!
Samina Naz | ETAC Ambassador | Steel Town Branch December 26, 2013 Karachi: Steel Town Branch and Rawalpindi Primary Campus have successfully completed the first deliverable of their collaborative project 'Being Human Is All It Takes', and it has been featured on TBT Online. Both schools completed ...
Inside the Contemporary Classroom
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Open Day for ELE Orientation was held at BSS Harley Street Campus to introduce the Beaconhouse Early Years Enhanced Learning initiative. Two separate sessions were organised to accommodate a la...
Successful Collaboration
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch December 24, 2013 Karachi: Steel Town Campus and Primary Rawalpindi Campus successfully completed the first deliverable of their TBT project ‘Being Human Is All It Takes’. Their first presentation has been uploaded on TBT. They excha...
Law of the Land
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: Civilised nations are recognised by their awareness and obedience of the laws of the land. In order to create awareness about traffic laws in the young students of Harley Street Campus, a representa...
Safe and Healthy
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls December 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Campus students visited a supermarket to observe the ingredients of packaged food items being sold there. They noted the different categories of processed food such as meat pro...
Ensuring Security
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls December 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: Safety drills, including evacuation and fire drills, are practised regularly at Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Branch by both students and staff. One such drill was held on November 27 in which emergency ac...
Keeping Clean
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls December 19, 2013 Rawalpindi: Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Branch works hard to create a safe and healthy learning environment for its students. On November 11, the school arranged an interactive session for the students of Class V...
Promising Leaders
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Girls December 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Student Council for the academic year 2013-2014 was presented with sashes at a magnificent Investiture Ceremony at Peshawar Road Senior Girls' Campus on November 7 The parents of the students lo...
Close Observation
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary December 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: The parents of Class II students visited the school and observed classroom practices first-hand in an interesting initiative, which is aimed at showing parents the methods to reinforce at home what the ...
Art Fiesta
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary December 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Intra-group Art and Craft Competition was held at Satellite Town Primary Branch by School Group II. It was one of a series events planned by School Group II in which students from Civil Lines Branch, ...
A Cinematic Experience
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary December 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: A recreational Movie Day was planned for the students of Class V in which they watched the movie 'Jinnah', which is based on the life of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah. The children found the movie real...
Insightful Presentation
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Girls December 17, 2013 Rawalpindi: Students of Class VI gave an informative presentation on the use of metals in the Stone Age to their classmates. They researched the topic extensively and gathered relevant material to present on the subject. The st...
Presenting Discipline
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 17, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class VII-B students at Harley Street Campus presented a morning assembly on the importance of discipline. They explained to everyone that discipline meant obeying certain rules and regulations i...
New Leaders
Sara Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 16, 2013 Rawalpindi: The newly chosen team of office-bearers at Senior Branch Gulraiz for the academic session 2013-14 were sworn in at a colourful Investiture Ceremony held on November 5. It was a spectacular sight to watch the immaculately dress...
For a Good Cause
Sara Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 16, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Community Service Club at Senior Branch Gulraiz explores various service-oriented activities to offer unique experiences to the students. We offer our students the chance to actually make a difference in their community. A...
Ensuring a Better Tomorrow
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 16, 2013 Rawalpindi: The school day at Senior Branch Gulraiz began with a reminder that saving our environment is paramount. The Green School Club presented a skit with the message that recycling is an important act that should be practised ...
Rewarding Excellence
Runeela Jalal | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC December 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: In an elegant Prize Distribution Ceremony held on December 6, Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC) acknowledged the hard work and dedication of the students who had distinguished themselves through outstanding performan...
Halloween Fun
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Girls December 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class VIII-B students at Satellite Town Girls' Branch organised a Halloween-themed celebration for Classes VI-VIII featuring a variety of plays and activities. Horror songs played in the background as innovative an...
Learning Procedure
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary December 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The girls of Class I invited their mothers to show them how well they could make a sandwich. The fun-filled activity was organised with the aim of teaching the little ones 'procedure writing', which can on...
Impressive Investiture
Nojia Asim | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys December 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: An impressive Investiture Ceremony took place at Senior Boys' Branch Rawalpindi to administer the oath to the newly elected Student Council on November 7. The compere, Ahmed Abdullah of Class VIII, gave a welcome speech f...
Head to Head
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC December 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: BEC A Level girls took on students from Head Start in a thrilling but friendly basketball match on November 21. Both teams were on a quest to win, and BEC started out with a 6-0 lead. But Head Start soon caught up, scorin...
Perfect Strokes
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: One's handwriting is a very personal thing, a part of one's self-image and an expression of one's personality. HSPR conducted a Handwriting Competition for the students of Classes I-VII. All the stu...
Important Information
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class II-B students at Harley Street Campus conducted an informative morning assembly about fruits and vegetables. They informed their schoolmates of the benefits of eating fruits and vegetables ...
Strong Bones
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: On November 13, Class IV-B students at Harley Street Campus presented a colourful assembly on how to keep bones strong. The assembly began with the recitation of the Holy Quran, followed by transla...
Learning First Aid
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR December 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: Civil Lines Branch is always trying out ways of providing students the opportunity to supplement the theoretical aspects of studies with practical application. A first aid demo was conducted for the students of Class VIII i...
The Adventure Club
Ghousia Naveed | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC December 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Adventure Club at Beaconhouse Educational Complex was inaugurated on the November 7 in a ceremony attended by BEC students, teachers, Headmistresses, SGO Head Ms Safia Cassim and Northern Region Executive Director Mr N...
A National Icon
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Senior Branch Gulraiz recently celebrated Iqbal Week. To honour the great poet-philosopher, students gave various presentations and speeches and read essays about him in the morning assembly. They als...
A Green Victory
Shehzadi Dua Tariq Khan | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: A number of students from SBGR got the opportunity to visit BMI Campus and compete with the students there in the Going Green activities. As all the participants got into the van that would take them to BM...
Returning Smiles
Sara Imam | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: As part of Senior Branch Gulraiz's school development plan this year, the school's Community Service Society explored various service-oriented activities to offer unique experiences to the students. To learn how to create soc...
Learning From History
Hooria Said | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: On November 12, which was the 7th of Muharram in the Islamic calendar, the students of Classes VII and VIII at Senior Branch Gulraiz presented an assembly about the significance of the holy month in Islamic history. Af...
Pledging to Serve
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G December 03, 2013 Rawalpindi: Amidst loud applause from a jovial crowd, the newly elected Student Council of Satellite Town Girls' Branch took the pledge to carry out their responsibilities with dedication and integrity at the Investiture Ceremony. ...
Dazzling Skills
Nazish Kanwal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Wah Cantt Campus December 03, 2013 Wah Cantt: On October 28, the Beaconhouse School System gave all Class III-V students in the Northern Region the unique and memorable opportunity to participate in the ICT Live Skills Competition. In the past, students ha...
A Democratic Environment
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR December 02, 2013 Rawalpindi: For almost a week, students of Civil Lines Branch have been busy running election campaigns for the posts of Head Boy, Head Girl, Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head Girl. The young candidates were very excited to contest the e...
The Poet-Philosopher
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Primary December 02, 2013 Rawalpindi: A special assembly was held at Peshawar Road Primary Branch to celebrate Iqbal Day. Students of Class V performed a skit, gave speeches and recited poems of Allama Iqbal on stage. The children thoroughly enj...
Office-Bearers
Aamna Hassan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary November 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: Satellite Town Primary Branch students were given the opportunity to select their representatives from the student body and they collaborated with the staff to devise criteria for the selection of candida...
Queens of Cricket
Sana Abbasi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC November 28, 2013 Rawalpindi: The young students of Beaconhouse Educational Complex showed off their sporting skills in this year's Intra-regional Girls' Cricket Tournament, held on October 28 and 29. The tournament was organised at two different cricket ...
Curious Minds
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Peshawar Road November 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: Students of Class V at Peshawar Road Primary Branch conducted an interesting experiment to determine the amount of air trapped in soil. The young scientists noted down their observations and compared t...
Art Abounds
Sana Abbasi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC November 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: Under the supervision of the Fine Art Society of Beaconhouse Educational Complex, an activity was arranged at the Girls' Branch in which students painted the walls of the school. Under the watchful eye of Mrs Noma Fayyaz, the...
A Clean Sweep
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 22, 2013 Rawalpindi: Wah Cantt Campus organised an Inter-school ICT Competition on October 28 at their school for students of Classes III-V. Various Beaconhouse campuses participated from SGO I, SGO II and SGO III. The students participated in ...
A Spectacle of Creativity
Saba Arbab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI A Level November 22, 2013 Islamabad: BMI A Level Campus hosted the annual BMI Media Festival 2013 on October 26. The festival attracted hundreds of amateur photographers, filmmakers and observers. Entries were received from several educational institutions...
Walk With a Cause
Fatima Shoaib & Eman Farooq | Student Correspondents TBT | SBGR November 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: Headmistress Ms Sidra Qasim highlighted the importance of Dignity, respect and conserving the environment in a morning assembly at Senior Branch Gulraiz. The students learnt all about rare species of anim...
Preserving the Ozone
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR November 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: The United Nations International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is celebrated each year around the world on September 16. The theme for this year's celebration was 'A healthy atmosphere, the future we want'....
Kitchen Maestros
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: A 'Young Chef Day' was organised at Civil Lines Branch on October 23 with several Beaconhouse schools participating. Three students each from Classes VI and VII of Wah Cantt Campus, F-11 Campus, HSPR and BCLR took part in th...
Being Human
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Primary November 12, 2013 Rawalpindi: Primary Branch Peshawar Road students are taking part in a project announced by the Head Office named 'Being Human Is All It Takes'. The students have completed the first two phases of the project and our sc...
Colours of Dignity
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: Civil Lines Branch celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 9. The celebrations began with colourful morning assemblies in all three sections of BCLR: Early Years, Primary and Middle. The assemblies featured role plays, song...
Showing Love
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Civil Lines Branch celebrated Teachers' Day on October 5. The children were excited to wish a very happy Teachers' Day to their beloved teachers and every student wanted to express their views and love in a u...
Honouring the Fallen
Amna Hamdani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent | SBGR October 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: In honour of Defence Day, students at Senior Branch Gulraiz organised a heart-warming assembly. It all began with the beautiful recitation of the Holy Quran, following which the stud...
Tribute to Teachers
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G October 28, 2013 Rawalpindi: Some truly heart-warming moments were witnessed at BSTR-G as the students honoured their teachers on Teachers' Day at BSTR-G. They presented their teachers with cards, flowers and colourful badges as souvenirs in order t...
The Voice of Experience
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G October 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class XI-C students studying Urdu-B at Satellite Town Girls’ Branch organised a riveting seminar for the first-year O Level students and expounded the vital components of the syllabus. They gave the new students help...
Crème de la Crème
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC A Levels October 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: The High Achievers Ceremony for the academic session 2012-2013 took place at the Beaconhouse Education Complex (BEC) on October 5. BEC A Levels Headmistress Dr Shagufta Minhajj kicked off the ceremony with a speech ...
Awarding Students
Arham Hameed & Kabeer Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Boys’ Branch October 22, 2013 Rawalpindi: On September 27, BSTR-B held its Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony. The vibrant atmosphere was palpable even before the programme began. The ceremony began with the recitation of h...
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...
A Valuable Interaction
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR October 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: SGO II Head Ms Ayesha Sohail shared her precious time with Class VIII students at BCLR on October 4. Her presence created a friendly atmosphere that was made even more interesting by her thought-provoking and informative t...
In A Helpful Direction
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Primary Peshawar Road Campus October 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: Curriculum Orientation Sessions 2013-14 were held at Primary Peshawar Road Campus on September 24-26. Parents of students of Classes III, IV and V were invited and told about the implementa...
Rallying for Peace
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi October 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: BKR celebrated International Peace Day by spreading awareness through a special assembly which was attended by all the levels from Pre-Nursery to Class II on September 24. Different activitie...
Dignified Decorum
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus, Peshawar Road October 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: To acknowledge the fact that all human beings deserve respect, especially the support staff, BSR-G celebrated Global Dignity Week from October 7-11 as the 'Week of Respect'. To spread awareness, t...
Freeing the Imagination
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG October 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: When children perform role plays, they naturally become someone or something else. Their imagination is stimulated and their social development enhanced. Not only do they become confident but also lear...
Linguistic Prowess
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary October 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: An English Language Development (ELD) team paid a visit to Primary Branch Satellite Town and spent a day observing teachers for their language proficiency and fluency. After the observation phase ended, ...
Learning Responsibility
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys October 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Soft Board Competition was held at Peshawar Road Senior Boys’ Branch to instil a sense of responsibility among the students towards their classrooms. All classes participated and came up with e...
School Clubs
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Branch October 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: BCLR has taken the initiative of starting various clubs and societies to hone the creativity and skills of the students. We at BCLR believe that clubs have an important role in enriching the curriculum. Arts a...
Bringing Peace to Society
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road October 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: To spread awareness about International Peace an assembly was conducted by the girls of Beaconhouse Senior Rawalpindi on September 23. The message of peace was conveyed in a unique way by showcasing cul...
Stimulating the Senses
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG October 04, 2013 Rawalpindi: A ‘Popcorn Day’ was celebrated by all sections of Pre-Nursery at BSTR-K. A vendor selling popcorn was invited to the school and the children had a great time getting popcorn from him. The activit...
Preserving Ozone
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road October 03, 2013 Rawalpindi: The International Day of Ozone Layer was celebrated at BSR with an informative assembly conducted by the girls of Class VIII-S, showcasing postcards to spread awareness about protecting the ozone layer. T...
Literary Interchange
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi October 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: XI-C, the senior-most class of the school, presented a gripping talk show in their assembly presentation. Students portraying renowned writers from different eras - William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and J.K....
Peace for Everyone
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Campus October 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: Giving the message of peace can be as simple as lighting a candle, sitting in silent meditation, or doing a good deed for someone. Keeping this in mind, the students of BSTR-K celebra...
New Initiatives
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Rawalpindi Campus October 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: BKR organised an ELE Orientation Presentation which was conducted on two consecutive days September 18 and 19. The parents were given the opportunity to register themselves online to attend the ...
A Superstitious Lot
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G October 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Grade VII-B presented a morning assembly on the different superstitions believed by people all over the world. The participants researched the topic and gathered information about different superstitions...
Welcoming Newbies
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G September 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: The newcomers – Class VI ¬– to the school were welcomed by the students and staff and HM Ms Qazi presented souvenirs to them. She also congratulated the senior classes for showing exemplary results in the Cambridg...
Joy All Around
Fozia Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Peshawar Road September 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: Colourful Eid celebrations took place on September 13. Students from Classes III to V participated in the event by decorating their classes and dressing up in traditional Eid clothes. The Eid Milan ...
Homework Motivation
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town September 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: In the summer break, homework assignments were given to the students of BSTR-K to reinforce and revise the work done in the previous class. Summer break homework was specially design...
Ozone Drive
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road September 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: The International Day of Ozone Layer was celebrated at BSR with an informative assembly session conducted by the girls of Class VIII-S showcasing magnificent postcards to spread awareness about protec...
Questions Answered
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR September 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Orientation Session was held at Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus Rawalpindi that brought together the teaching staff and parents of Class VIII with the aim of introducing them to and familiarising them with each other. T...
Protecting Ozone
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Boys’ Branch Peshawar Road September 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: The United Nations’ International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is celebrated each year around the world on September 16. The theme this year was, ‘A healthy atmosphere...
Remembering the Quaid
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus September 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: The morning of September 11 began at Harley Street Campus with the commemoration of the death anniversary of our beloved leader Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Students of Class VI-A highlighted...
Conquering Fears
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus September 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus welcomed the new academic session on September 9 with a vibrant display of colours. Class VII-A students shared their views in the morning assembly and gave their fellow stu...
Summer Delight
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus September 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: The usual aim of a summer camp is to organise some recreational activities, allowing the children to take healthy risks in a safe environment, without compromising education and self-development. A...
A Touching Tribute
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town September 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: Defence Day was celebrated to pay tribute to the national heroes at Beaconhouse Primary Branch Rawalpindi. The children, clad in armed forces' uniforms, delivered speeches, sang national songs an...
A Flurry of Colours
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex September 16, 2013 Rawalpindi: Vibrant colours, laughter mingled with the excitement of Eid – once again the traditional BEC Eid Milan Party was held on the first Friday back at school. The recitation of the Holy Quran echo...
Brave Patriots
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Branch September 12, 2013 Rawalpindi: Peshawar Road Senior Branch celebrated Defence Day on September 6 by organising a grand assembly for all classes. The day was laced with activities aimed at informing students about the rich past, achi...
A Blessed Year
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus, Peshawar Road September 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students gathered in full strength for a blessed start to the Academic Year 2013-14. A Quran Khwani was held at Peshawar Road Senior Campus on September 6. All the students partici...
Showcasing Patriotism
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Boys' Branch Peshawar Road September 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: The spirit of unity, faith and discipline was revived by the students of BSR-B as they celebrated September 6. They paid tribute to the martyrs who laid down their lives to defend their count...
Blessed Start
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys Branch September 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: For a blessed start to the academic year 2013-2014, a Quran Khwani was held at Peshawar Road Senior Boys Branch on September 6. All the students participated and collectively prayed for a safe...
An Extended Curriculum
Shagufta Minhaj | HM A Levels | BEC August 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC) recently became the first school in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad to offer an extended curriculum to its students, which is a unique programme that caters to the complete grooming...
Now that's the way to work!
Saman Imtiaz | Regional Communications Manager | RON July 10, 2013 Islamabad: Beaconhouse Northern Region recently held its annual School Group Meeting (SGM) at the Beaconhouse Educational Complex, Rawalpindi. The SGM was attended by Northern Region School Heads and SMs. Mr Nassir Kasuri, Executiv...
An Edifying Presentation
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G June 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Class VIII-C presented information on PowerPoint about the miracles of Quran. They made informative slides to highlight the significance of Quran. Authentic information was delivered by quoting various Aayaat...
Sand Castles
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students enjoyed a sand and clay play day as they dug in sand and clay, sifted it, built with it, poured it and enjoyed the feel and smell of it. The creative little hands turned sand into castles. S...
Musical Notes
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: Music is an important and extremely useful tool in our learning and to deny its power is a waste of a truly wonderful resource. A grand Music Gala was arranged at Harley Street Campus in which Classes I...
Art Encouragement
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: Creating art expands a child's ability to interact with the world around them. It paves the way for uninhibited self-expression and inculcates creativity and imagination in a child. A spectacular Art Ex...
Enjoying Movies
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: Movies provide students entertainment and amusement as well as creating awareness about their surroundings and giving an insight into human behaviour. Movies which are created especially for children al...
A Splash of Fun
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: Water play is a unique and fun-filled activity for children that teaches them to enjoy group activities and develops their interpersonal and collaborative skills. Harley Street Campus organised a Water Pl...
Fanta Fun
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus, Peshawar Road June 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Senior Campus students gathered in full strength to participate in Fanta Activity organised on May 16. The purpose was to promote young singers, provide them a platform to sing and u...
Squeaky Clean
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: Islam places great emphasis on cleanliness in both physical and spiritual aspects of life. On the physical side, Islam teaches us to clean our body, clothes, house and the surrounding areas. Keeping this...
Diligence and Prevention
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: Several awareness sessions on Hepatitis A were organised by GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited for parents, teachers and students, addressed by Dr. Sania. It gave information about damage caused to the l...
Healthy Competition
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR June 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Inter-branch Islamiat Quiz Competition 2013 was held at BSTR-B on May 3. Class VI topic was ‘Sirat un Nabi’ and Class VII topic was ‘Hazrat Musa’. The names of the team members from Class VI are : ...
A Mother’s Love
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR June 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: On May 15, the students of Class VI-Orange presented a skit on Mother’s Day. The story explored how most of us usually take our mothers for granted and that everyday should be Mother’s Day. It depicted two children whose...
In the Library
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: The library at Harley Street Campus has been designed to provide a comfortable and peaceful environment for the students. As Marcus Tullius Cicero once said, “If you have a garden and a library, you ha...
A Creative Win
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 03, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Intra-school Arts and Crafts Competition was organised at F-11 Campus, Islamabad under the banner of ‘Transforming Recycled Material’. The theme for the competition was ‘Spring Season’. The par...
Hearty Fun
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi June 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: The best way to celebrate the end of an academic session is with a fun-filled party. All the children, dressed in fine attires, enjoyed spending time with their friends, a week before the summer...
Parting Ways
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class VI hosted a Farewell Party for the outgoing Class VII students at Harley Street Campus on May 22. The students were very excited as it was the last working day of the academic year before the annu...
Love for Labour
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: Labour Day, a day to celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers, was observed at Harley Street Campus to make the younger generation understand the concept of dignity of labour. Volunt...
Field Trip
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 31, 2013 Rawalpindi: Children have many different styles of learning and one way to enhance their learning is through field trips. Field trips are part of the school day and are linked to the curriculum. When students are i...
Splendid Seasons
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: The little angels of Pre-Nursery A at Harley Street Campus had their assembly presentation on 'Seasons of the Year'. They expressed their feelings about the four seasons accompanied by the song Seasons o...
Sharing Information
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR & Kindergarten May 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Urdu Skype session was held between students of two BSS campuses on March 28. Class V students from Primary Branch Gulraiz and F7/3 Islamabad took part in the Skype session, which was based on the Urdu topic...
Candid Caricatures
Fatima Said | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: The general elections were on everyone's mind this month, and they were all keen to express their opinion on the subject. On May 6, 2013, Class VI-Green did just that by presenting the thoughts of an ordinary man in their splend...
Summer Precautions
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: Summer has come, and day by day it is getting hotter. The tiny tots of Harley Street Campus feel very uncomfortable in this scorching heat, so the students of Nursery-B presented a short role play and sh...
Welcoming Spring
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: The young students of Class I-C conducted a morning assembly titled 'Welcome Spring'. The students wore colourful clothes and expressed their feelings about the season. The students said they enjoyed t...
Green Triumph
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR May 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: Some 173 students of Primary Branch Gulraiz participated in My Garden Quiz on October 14. Abdul Hannaan of Class I-Blue won the title of 'Super Green Angel' and was awarded a shield. All the other participants received partici...
Sparking Interests
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Peshawar Road May 28, 2013 Rawalpindi: Exposing students to the diverse fields in life makes them competent individuals who are able to hold their own when they enter the professional world. The students paid a visit to the Armed Forces Institute...
A Futuristic Approach
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: On April 3, an IT Project and Presentation Competition was organised at Beaconhouse F-11 Campus, Islamabad. Three different branches – Harley Street, Wah and F11 Campus – participated in the competi...
Happy Teeth
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: A beautiful morning assembly was presented by Pre-Nursery B on 'Healthy Teeth.' The students confidently shared tips on how to keep teeth healthy and strong. They explained the proper way to use a tooth...
Healthy Teeth
Bushra Areeb Fatimah| Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: To make the students conscious of the importance of brushing and flossing teeth, an awareness week was carried out by the students of Pre-Nursery under the banner "Let's go to the Dentist". The toddlers pe...
Farm Animals
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: The tiny tots of KG-C presented their assembly on 'Farm Animals'. The assembly started with the recitation of Surrah Ikhlas, followed by its Urdu and English translation. The students of KG-C wore masks o...
A Starry Night
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus May 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: BCLR organised Drama Evenings on May 2 and 3 – fantastic events that gained extraordinary appreciation. There were a variety of programmes and the stage and the background were decorated to create the perfect ambi...
Perfect Words
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: Learning to write letters and numbers is important for children and they should be taught through exciting and enjoyable activities in order sustain the children's interest. We at HSPR train students ...
Planet Protection
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Primary May 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: Earth Day was celebrated with great vigour and enthusiasm at Primary Branch Satellite Town. The day began with a well-planned assembly to mark the occasion. The special assembly started with the recitation of the Holy Q...
For Mummy
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS KG May 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: Mother's Day holds great significance for everyone as it is the day when people around the whole world pay tribute to their mothers. Students at AECHS KG celebrated Mother's Day by making cards for their mothers with great ...
Science Boomers
Narmeen Durrani | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 17, 2013 Rawalpindi: On May 3, a science quiz was held at Beaconhouse SBGR organised and conducted by Class VIII. The selection criterion for the participants was their academic performance in the second term. The announcement was by Amana Iftak...
Battle of Brainiacs
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Campus May 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse strongly believes in nurturing young minds and exposing them to the wider community to make them competent individuals. Our students enthusiastically participated in 'Battle of Brainiacs', a quiz...
Fond Memories
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Rawalpindi May 14, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Early Years students paid tribute to Shah Muhammad, the longtime gatekeeper at BCLR, who recently passed away. They expressed their views and emotions in the form of posters. ...
A Fruitful Meet
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Gulraiz and KG Campus May 08, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Parent-Teacher Meeting provides a valuable opportunity to build a rapport with parents and get a broad understanding of every child in the programme. PBGR held its 3rd PTM on April 13. The parents met...
Persuasive Arguments
Shaiza Imtiaz ¬| Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: Senior Branch Gulraiz held an Inter-School Debating Competition with students from Beaconhouse Educational Complex (BEC), Beaconhouse Margalla Campus (BMI), Beaconhouse Satellite Town Campus Rawalpindi (BSTR), Beaconhouse Ha...
Young Troubadours
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG May 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: BSTR-KG has formed a School Choir, which gives the students a chance to do something different during the school day. Students now have an opportunity to sing songs that they enjoy and perform in front of audi...
Melodious Notes
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR May 06, 2013 Rawalpindi: More than 45 students came for auditions out of which the selected 18 contestants participated in the first round. The second round was split into two categories: the Junior Category and the Senior Category. Each category had to s...
Glorious Goodbyes
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Campus May 03, 2013 Rawalpindi: A grand Farewell Party was organised for Class VIII students at Peshawar Road Senior Campus with great pomp and show on the school premises on April 25. The evening featured various dances, skits, dedications,...
For Mother Earth
Noor Ahmad Malik | Assistant Student Correspondent TBT | BEC May 02, 2013 Rawalpindi: Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 every year to appreciate the earth's natural environment, create awareness about it and take measures to protect it. BEC contributed in observing Earth Day by taking small steps ...
Global Communication
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: Students of Class VII at Civil Lines Branch initiated an iEARN Project under their teacher's supervision named 'Holiday Card Exchange Programme'. The students made New Years and Christmas cards for their friends from Gong Gua...
Digital Discussion
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G April 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Skype session was conducted between the students of BSTR-G and North Nazimabad Campus Karachi's Class VIII-C. The students discussed the unrest in Karachi and spoke candidly about the topic. The students had gathered info...
Colour and Canvas
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G April 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Spring Festival was held at BSTR-G and the students embraced the lovely weather with an array of colours on their canvasses. The theme for the event was, of course, spring, and it was featured marvellously in the studen...
Beating the Rest
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: The National Book Foundation organised a Poster Competition on April 22. This event was held at the Pak China Friendship Centre in Islamabad. Renowned personalities were invited to witness this huge competition and Cabinet Se...
Miles Ahead
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of BCLR went to the Islamabad Sports Complex to take part in the Kids Athletics event organised by the Sports Complex administration. Many schools from the Northern Region participated in this event. The students of...
Sports for All
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKR April 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi hosted the much-awaited Annual Sports Gala, a grand event spread over three days from April 17 to 19. The event, in which all the students participated, showcased the quiet determination that ...
Floral Brilliance
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G April 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: Students of BSTR-G displayed their talent and professional acumen at a Spring Gala held at Arid University, where they bagged prizes in different categories. Komal Tahir, Mya Shafiq and Anosha Rani came first, second and...
A Whirl of Colour
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Primary April 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: At Satellite Town Branch, we believe that our true assets are the students. They are our future, so we always strive to think of innovative activities to groom them and boost their confidence. The school decided to sh...
Science Laureates
Danish Shafqat | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR April 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: 3:00pm on March 10 marked the last hour of the World Educational Games 2013, and with that began the anxious wait for the results. Here at SBGR, a group of science enthusiasts were more eager than everyone else to find out...
Outstanding Debaters
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Inter-school English Debate Competition was held at Senior Branch Gulraiz on April 17 and BCLR students participated in the junior category. The debate topic for the category was 'Stay in Pakistan or be a second-class c...
The Script for Success
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS KG April 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Handwriting Competition was held at AECHS KG on April 4 in which students from KG-Red participated. The students were judged for letter formation, script, spacing, shaping, text structure and organisation, sentence struct...
Genius on Display
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: An exhibition of students' science projects was held at BCLR on April 16. The students of Class VI and VII displayed remarkable creativity and imagination in their projects, which was evident from the range of stunning ideas on...
Spring Beautification
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: BCLR organised an enlivening event on April 15 that lit up the school with the beautiful colours of spring. Class II students participated in a gift wrapping activity and Class VI and VII students showed their talents in flow...
The Hope for Dawn
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR April 22, 2013 Rawalpindi: April is the month in which the death anniversary of our national poet Allama Muhammad Iqbal is commemorated. To inculcate the great poet-philosopher's teachings in our young generation, BCLR KG Branch conducted its Annual Par...
A Tribute to Quaid
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR Apr 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: On March 25, the students of Senior Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi (SBGR) presented a skit on 23rd March, commemorating the two major things that happened on this day, the signing of the Pakistan Resolution and the implementation o...
A Lively Debate
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys br /> Apr 10, 2013br /> Rawalpindi: An English and Urdu Debate Competition was held at Peshawar Road Senior Boys Branch in March 2013. The participants expressed their views adroitly and showed a level of confidence that made their ...
Unlock the Secrets of Science
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR Apr 8, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Class III had a fun activity with the digital microscope called 'Digital Blue.' It serves the same propose as the traditional microscope but it has wider implications. We can examine any object and record and manipu...
Learning Sounds
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Satellite Town Apr 8, 2013 Rawalpindi: Children were introduced to the sound "th." This practice included listening to the sounds, saying the sounds, and using fun hands-on activities. Students of Nursery-Yellow wore clowns' makeup. All...
Five-a-Side Fun
Talha Bin Tariq & Arham Hameed | Student Correspondents TBT | BSTR Boys Apr 6, 2013 Rawalpindi: The 2nd Edition of the Futsal Tournament was held at BSTR Boys on February 26, with students from Class VI to VIII participating. The format was a simple knockout with five players on each side and 20 min...
Celebrating the Homeland
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Campus Apr 6, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Peshawar Road Senior Campus celebrated Pakistan Day with traditional enthusiasm and fervour. The day featured many activities to educate the students about the rich past of Pakistan and the achievemen...
The World of Books
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Apr 5, 2013 Rawalpindi: A well-known writer has once said 'A book is a garden carried in the pocket.' To deliver this massage, BSS Harley Street Campus arranged a morning assembly. The day started with the recitation from the H...
Spring Morning
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Satellite Town Apr 5, 2013 Rawalpindi: Spring is the season of happiness and joy. To make the morning more colourful and memorable, the students of Pre-Nursery conducted role plays on different songs and stories. Pre-Nursery Yellow did a rol...
United We Stand
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus Apr 5, 2013 Rawalpindi: Focusing on the importance of freedom and unity, KG-A and primary students presented a tableau on Pakistan Day in their morning assemblies to portray their love for the country. The students were dressed in traditiona...
English Literacy
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Apr 5, 2013 Rawalpindi: The English Literary Society at HSPR enables students to use, understand, appreciate and reflect on the English language in a variety of texts. This encourages students' comprehension, creativity and imagi...
Involving Parents
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Apr 4, 2013 Rawalpindi: Children do better when parents become involved in their school life. Teachers also appreciate parents who are concerned and take interest in their child's progress. At BSS Harley Street Campus, the seco...
Dreams for a Better Pakistan
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Apr 4, 2013 Rawalpindi: Pakistan Day is celebrated on March 23 every year as it was on this day that the idea of Pakistan, a separate homeland for the Muslims of India, took root. The day was enthusiastically celebrated in HSPR t...
Solemn Celebration
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Gulraiz & Kindergarten Campus Apr 2, 2013 Rawalpindi: PBGR organised a Mehfil-e-Milad on March 6. The two-hour event to mark the birthday of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) started at 10am. The students of Classes IV and V recited Naat and Zikr and the au...
Resolutions for the Future
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus, Peshawar Road Apr 2, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Beaconhouse Senior Campus, Peshawar Road, celebrated Pakistan Day with traditional enthusiasm to commemorate the Lahore Resolution. The day was laced with many activities to make students awar...
Lesson Plan and Evaluation
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: An interactive workshop related to lesson planning and writing evaluation was conducted at BSS Harley Street Campus by Senior Mistress Mrs Shazia Amer. The main objective of the workshop was to improv...
Earth, Sun, Moon and Stars
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: The moon, the earth and the stars all came together on the morning of March 20 at BSS Harley Street Campus. Class I-A wore colourful costumes specially designed to portray the theme of the presentation ...
Birthday Time
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Satellite Town March 28, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Pre-Nursery celebrated doll's birthday on March 8. It was related to their theme of the month, 'Time.' Children cut the cake and sang the birthday song. They enjoyed a lot with ball...
Assembly Presentation – Moral Values
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | TBT Correspondent | Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi March 27, 2013 We live in an age where good and evil are often looked at as relative concepts. Islam as a comprehensive way of life encompasses a complete moral system that defines a universal standard by which actions may be...
Appreciating Good Conduct
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR March 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: Senior branch Gulraiz lays emphasis on discipline, always looking for ways to inculcate it in the daily lives of the pupils. Students who adhere to good behaviour and obey the school rules were identified by the administration an...
Art in all Forms
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus, Peshawar Road March 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: Young artists poured their thoughts on canvas at the Inter-school Art Competition held at BSR on March 18. The Middle School students from Frobels International School, Roots School System, Beaconhouse Marg...
Spring Festival
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR March 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: BCLR Middle School celebrated Spring Festival, a project of GO GREEN, on March 18 in an exciting and unique way. The students dressed up smartly in coloured attire and participated in the sandwich/salad making competition and fl...
Decisive Debaters
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus arranged a debate competition to encourage the students to come forward and share their points of view. The programme was divided into two days and featured debates in both Urdu and...
Benevolent Artists
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR March 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: Arts Teacher Ms Riffat Imtiaz and Class VIII-Blue student Ibad-ur-Rehman took it upon themselves to decorate the National Special Education Centre for Hearing Impaired Children in H-9, Islamabad, a state-run institute. The projec...
Investiture at PBGR
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR March 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: The new Head Boy, Head Girl, Deputy Head Boy, Deputy Head Girl, Society Heads and Proctors of PGBR were given their badges and sashes at the Investiture Ceremony 2012-2013, held at the school on January 31. They took an oath ...
Eloquent Arguments
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus organised an Intra-School Urdu and English Debate Competition for Classes IV and V on March 6. Students very enthusiastically participated in this event, held on a bright sunny day ...
An Intellectual Duel
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G March 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Class VII (A and B sections) were head to head in a tough Islamic history quiz. The chosen students battled after prior practice and intensive research. Their answers covered a lot of ground, displaying er...
An Auspicious Event
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR March 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: A well-organised Milad gathering was held at Civil Lines Branch for the students of Classes VI and VII. The students participated enthusiastically and performed touching naat and hamd recitals to express their love for the Holy ...
Nature Carnival
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Peshawar Road March 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: WWF-Pakistan initiated a Nature Carnival in collaboration with Indus Toyota Motors. More than 100 students, five colleges and 10 leading universities participated in 3D Model Making projects. The students of BSR parti...
Milad
Noor Ahmad Malik | Student Assistant Correspondent TBT | BEC March 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: The faculty and students invited mothers to a Mehfil-e-Milad. The students recited beautiful naat and Hadis Nabwi (Prophetic sayings) were also discussed. The event started with the Holy name of Allah with recita...
Kite Flying History
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: The morning of March 7 started with Class VII sharing kite flying's advent and history. Kites have been historically used for many different purposes like photography, spying and in military. The studen...
Debating Prowess
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | BEC March 14, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Educational Complex has a variety of activity clubs that provide opportunities to all students to develop and nourish their potential. Debating builds vital skills in children that are crucial for success in life. It d...
Every Drop of Water
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Branch March 14, 2013 Rawalpindi: Water conservation is the need of the hour. In view of the limited fresh resources and the growing demands of domestic, industrial and agricultural uses, UN has declared 2005 -2015 as the water decade. ...
A Blessed Event
Noor Ahmad Malik | Assistant Student Correspondent TBT | BEC March 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: The faculty and students of BEC invited the mothers to a Mehfil-e-Milad. Students recited naat and discussed the sayings of the Holy Prophet (PBUH). Important events in the life of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) were re...
Introducing Sounds
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 12, 2013 Rawalpindi: At Nursery level, students are introduced to all the letters from 'A to Z,' their sounds, actions, letter names and formation including the vocabulary and upper and lower case. Nursery A conducted t...
Interacting With the CE
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The teachers at Harley Street Campus attended a live streaming session by Beaconhouse CEO Mr Kasim Kasuri launching the Learning Centre on TBT, a place for learning and sharing. It was an interactive se...
Awash With Colour
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR March 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: Art is to give physical shape to one's imagination through various mediums. On February 27, students of Classes III and IV from Civil Lines Branch made an Art Gallery comprising abstract art they had made themselves. The buddin...
An Impressive Display
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Senior Boys March 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Science and Social Studies Carnival was organised at the Senior Boys Branch Peshawar Road on February 21. An impressive display of the students' projects in the school grounds caught everyone's attentio...
No Child Labour
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: Both sections of Class II had their morning assemblies on the thought-provoking issue of child labour. They presented a tableau depicting how such children suffer and how their parents send them to wo...
Little Leaders
Marium Arshad │ Staff Correspondent TBT │KG Branch Sarah Javed | Staff Correspondent TBT | Attock Campus Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Rawalpindi March 05, 2013 Sargodha: KG Branch hosted the Little Leader Workshop for parents of children aged III-VIII. The purpose of thi...
It's Raining Again
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 05, 2013 Rawalpindi: The tiny tots of HSPR watched raindrops falling on the windowpanes of their classrooms, and got extremely excited. They created puddles in the playground as they listened to different sounds – from ...
Writing Talent
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSR Boys' Branch March 04, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of BSR took part in an essay competition organised by Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad. The topic was 'Sources of chemicals like mercury and their impact on environment and health...
Lunar Months
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus March 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: An enlightening morning assembly on February 21 displayed the efforts of KG-A students from Harley Street Campus. The children shared important facts about Islamic months. Eshal began the assembly b...
Beacon Cuisine
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS KG Branch March 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: The concept of the benefits of healthy food and the hazards of junk food was explored on the open day 'Beacon Cuisine.' The aim of celebrating this day was to educate the mothers and student about healthy and unheal...
Traffic Art
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR February 27, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Painting Competition was organised by Islamabad Traffic Police at the Open Air Theatre. The purpose of this competition was to promote road safety awareness amongst school and college children. The students were asked to us...
Little Vocalists
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKR February 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: A delightful Inter-Section Singing Competition was organised at BKR on February 12 in which our students showed off their singing talent. Pre-Nursery and Nursery students performed dances on English songs for children, while ...
Mystical Music
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKR February 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: KG Branch Rawalpindi celebrated its Annual Music Competition on February 13 with 'Sufism' as the theme of the event. Students of Classes I and II presented songs based on the works of eminent Sufi poets such as Rumi, Bulleh S...
Open Day Fun
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Munira Zuhair | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary I Sana Fatima | Staff Correspondent TBT | Jauhar Primary I February 26, 2013 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus welcomed distinguished guests to Little Leaders 2013, held ...
Spirited Debates
Noor Ahmad Malik | Assistant Student Correspondent TBT | BEC February 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: Urdu debates are the most-awaited, dramatic and extraordinary events at BEC. Students actively participated in the recent Urdu Debate event and delivered convincing debates. Students from F-11, BMI, BSLR, Gulr...
Fun in the Lab
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR February 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Science teachers conducted interesting lessons on Chemical Reactions. Class VII-Blue conducted an activity related to simple chemical reactions. The teachers burned Magnesium ribbons and recorded what chemicals were produc...
1 to 6
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS KG Campus February 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Number Hunt Activity has been designed for number recognition and counting. The students of AECHS were able to count six leaf cutouts and pasted them on the stem of a flower drawn on the board. They enjoyed thi...
Responsible Art
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town February 25, 2013 Rawalpindi: On February 13, Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) and Mobilink Foundation jointly organised a painting competition at the Open Air Theatre to promote road safety awareness amongst college/school children...
Praising the Prophet
Farah Amin| Staff Correspondent TBT | Faisalabad Primary Asma Waheed | Staff Correspondent TBT | F-7/3 Primary Islamabad Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | AECHS KG Rawalpindi Dua Anjum | Student Correspondent TBT | BSS Jhelum February 23, 2013 Karachi: In the hallowed month of Rabi-ul-Awwal, ...
The Way Forward
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC February 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Orientation Session for parents and students was held at BEC aimed at providing them necessary information for Matriculation classes commencing in the academic session 2013-2014. Senior Headmistress Dr Shagufta Minhaj, Se...
Digital Natives
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary February 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: Satellite Town Primary is one of the branches where the ETAC Initiative is being carried out at the Class I and II level. It is a source of great pride for the school to watch these little ones become more t...
Taking Responsibility
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class III-B of Harley Street Campus gave an inspiring assembly presentation on responsibility and responsible behaviour. The little ones started the assembly programme with a beautiful recitation o...
For and Against
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 21, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Intra-Branch Debate Competition for Classes VI–VIII was held at BKI F-11 on February 8. The competition was between four branches: HSPR, BCLR, BKI F-11 and Wah Cantt Campus. The young debaters o...
Acting Skills
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Branch Tanzeel Umer | Staff Correspondent TBT | F-7/4-I February 20, 2013 Rawalpindi: The magical art of imitation and make-believe was displayed in an intra-group role play competition held at BCLR on February 7. Regional Director North Mr Nassi...
Environmental Contribution
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT| BEC February 19, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Sustainable Development Policy Institute arranged an awareness raising activity on 'Sources of Chemicals like Mercury and their Impacts on Environment and Health.' The competition sought to seek and to engage youth to ref...
Environmental Contribution
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT| BEC February 19, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Sustainable Development Policy Institute arranged an awareness raising activity on 'Sources of Chemicals like Mercury and their Impacts on Environment and Health.' The competition sought to seek and to engage youth to ref...
Bold Strokes
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 19, 2013 Rawalpindi: An Art Competition was organised by the Beaconhouse Primary Branch Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi on February 8. More than 50 students from Level III, IV and V from six branches of Beaconhouse participate...
Milad Progressions
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Campus Shehla Asif | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch F-7/2 Benish Talat | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Okara February 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Annual Mehfile Milad was a solemn affair held on February 7 at Primary Branch Satel...
Breakfast Delight
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG Campus February 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: Technology is not new for the young ones. It is fully embedded in their lives. The students of Pre-Nursery made breakfast using technology. They used a toaster, sandwich-maker and an electric kett...
Understanding Phonics
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG February 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: Without a working knowledge of phonics, a child is at great risk for not being able to read properly. In fact, failure to master phonics is the number one reason that students have difficulty reading. T...
The 'Jj' Jelly
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Satellite Town KG | Staff Correspondent TBT February 15, 2013 Rawalpindi: Nursery-Orange used technology to make jelly in class, an integrated lesson that also introduced them to the letter 'J'. They used an electric kettle to boil water for the jelly and made it themselves un...
Charting the Way
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR February 13, 2013 Rawalpindi: A career counselling session was held at Senior Branch Gulraiz conducted by Career Counsellors from BMI-A Ms Farea and Mr Haroon. The students were told about subject options available to them in A Levels and how to improve su...
Poetic Expressions
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus February 12, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Intra-school Mushaira was held at BCLR for the students of Classes VI and VII. The young poets and poetesses explored the topic "Bachpan Ki Yaadain." It was an absolute pleasure to hear the views and though...
Keeping Clean
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The cloudy morning of January 30 began with an informative assembly presentation on hygiene by Class III-A. The enthusiastic students shared their views about how to keep themselves clean. They perfo...
Getting to Know ETAC
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The school arranged an introductory day to familiarise parents to the Emerging Technologies Across the Curriculum (ETAC). Students from Early Years to Class II shared their e-portfolios with their pa...
An Enduring Story
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The little thespians of Pre-Nursery had a Story Week in which they performed role plays on their reader Little Red Riding Hood. The tiny tots read the story and performed an imaginative play in the f...
Religious Session
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent | SBGR February 08, 2013 Rawalpindi: On January 28, Beaconhouse Senior Campus Gulraiz Branch held a Mehfil-e-Milad for the teachers and students. It revitalised the spiritual experience of 12th Rabi-ul-Awal as was obvious from the enthusiasm and eagerness of the...
So Shall You Reap!
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 08, 2013 Rawalpindi: The Result Day is a mixture of excitement and trepidation for the students. It is a day of pride for the parents of the students who have worked hard all year long to achieve success. Such was the sc...
Reverence for a Great Man
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR February 08, 2013 Rawalpindi: SBGR organised a Milad on January 28 to commemorate the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) on the 12th of Rabi-ul-Awal. All the teachers participated in it with full devotion. The Milad was arranged on a Tuesday after s...
Drilled Routine
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 08, 2013 Rawalpindi: Lockdown drills are means of practicing preparedness in the event of an emergence. Generally an announcement is made that the building is going on an immediate lockdown. At that point, all occupant...
Technology Buffs
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town February 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K has setup an ICT club to motivate the students to learn more about IT. Being an ETAC branch, this display has really motivated the students to perform their best and is greatly app...
Wise Little Monkeys
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 07, 2013 Rawalpindi: On a fine, sunny morning at HSPR, the students of Class IV came up with a list of do's and don'ts. Keeping in mind the golden words of the 'three wise little monkeys,' the students told the audience ...
Interactive Learning
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus February 04, 2013 Rawalpindi: To cater to the needs of the children of tomorrow, Beaconhouse Harley Street has acquired an interactive whiteboard to integrate technology into daily lessons. An interactive whiteboard looks much li...
Young Saviours
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town February 01, 2013 Rawalpindi: On January 23, Primary Branch Satellite Town, Rawalpindi celebrated Biodiversity Day to create awareness amongst the students to take care of their environment and pool in their effort to help decrea...
Mehfil-e-Milad
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Kindergarten Branch, Satellite Town January 31, 2013 Rawalpindi: In celebration of Rabi-ul-Awal, the students, staff and management of BSTRK arranged a Mehfil-e-Milad on January 24. This special programme was arranged to pay tribute and to highligh...
In safe hands
Farwa Abbas | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch AECHS January 31, 2013 Rawalpindi: Global Hand Washing day was celebrated on October 15 when the Urdu subject teacher conducted the morning assembly. The purpose was to educate the students and to encourage them to practise better hand hyg...
Smarter Classrooms
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKR January 30, 2013 Rawalpindi: To keep pace with modern technology, BKR has acquired Smart Boards to integrate technology into classrooms. Smart Boards provide more interactive instructional tools, create more interest and motivation among students, displa...
Red Raid
Honey Batool | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch AECHS January 29, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Red day was organised at Airport Employees Cooperative Housing Society KG Branch to help children recognise the colour better. They also participated in activities such as making paper plate lady birds,...
Learning the Universal Language
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi January 28, 2013 Rawalpindi: English is a universal language that links the world, which is a very significant factor considering the globalisation of the world. To encourage and propagate English as a medium of communicati...
Fascinating Fog
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC January 24, 2013 Rawalpindi: It is a rare sight to see the twin cities, Rawalpindi and Islamabad, blanketed by thick fog. To an onlooker, it is indeed quite picturesque - pristine white mist strewn with the occasional sparkling yellow firefly. On the c...
Interactive Innovation
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Kindergarten Rawalpindi January 23, 2013 Rawalpindi: To keep pace with the modern world of technology, BKR has acquired Smart Boards to integrate technology into the classrooms. Smart Boards are interactive instructional tools, which create more i...
Blue Hue
Honey Batool | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch AECHS January 22, 2013 Rawalpindi: Blue Day was enjoyed by teachers and students. Every student was told to bring any item of blue colour. The children were also told to wear blue clothes and the teachers were also in blue. The students pa...
Off to the Zoo
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Rawalpindi January 22, 2013 Rawalpindi: A much-awaited trip to the zoo was organised for the children of Pre-Nursery and Nursery in December. Adequate security arrangements were made by the school administration as the excited children lef...
Presenting Perspectives
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G January 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: Urdu Debates were held at the Senior Girls Branch of Satellite Town Campus between the students of Classes VII and VIII. The Urdu Literary Society arranged the debates, in which the students candidly aired their views and...
Painting Pakistan
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Branch Gulraiz January 18, 2013 Rawalpindi: Senior Branch Gulraiz students participated in a Drawing and Painting Competition held at the school on December 20. The students participated individually and had a lot of fun creating little masterpieces of t...
A Classical Evening
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G January 17, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Classical Evening was celebrated on the grounds of Satellite Town Branch with great pomp and show. The stage was set and the students, dressed in classical apparel, danced to melodious tunes and displayed some brilliant...
Visit to the Hills
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR January 16, 2013 Rawalpindi: WWF-Pakistan's Green School Programme with support of Capital Development Authority (CDA) launched the Eco-Adventure Activity on Trail 5, Dara Jangla, Margalla Hills National Park, Islamabad on December 18. Beaconhouse Gulraiz ...
Recycling Revived
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz & Kindergarten Campus January 14, 2013 Rawalpindi: A Recycling Open Day was celebrated by the students of Class II on December 17. The purpose of celebrating the day was to improve our surroundings and reduce wastes, and to enlighten ...
Table Manners
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 11, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Class VI shared table manners in their morning assembly presentation. The students came on stage in pairs and depicted the proper manner of drinking water and eating food. They talked ...
A Global Concern
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: Global warming, as we all know, is the rise in the average temperature of Earth's atmosphere and oceans. This premise as an issue is under debate among social and political groups and in learning plac...
Funfair Festivity
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR January 10, 2013 Rawalpindi: A magnificent funfair was arranged on December 21 by the staff of Primary Branch Gulraiz Rawalpindi in which everybody was free to come. It entertained all age groups including the adults, teenagers and children. It containe...
Cheering for Victory
Azka Mirza | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex January 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: Cricket is a game of pressure, but when the match is between Pakistan and India this pressure takes on a whole new level. On January 3, the Indo-Pak One Day International was screened live at Saad Sad...
Dentist's Visit
Humaira Jawad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz & Kindergarten Campus January 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: A dentist's visit was arranged by the teachers of Class III to enhance students' knowledge about dental care. This was related to the science lesson 'Healthy Living.' The students we...
Creative Writing
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Civil Lines Campus January 09, 2013 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus students are gifted with enormous talent. Last month, they went for a Creative Writing Competition to Harley Street Campus. The young writers were selected after a competition withi...
Brawling Brothers
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus January 04, 2013 Rawalpindi: Class III of BSS Harley Street Campus showed their acting talent in a little tableau on the theme of 'sharing,' in their morning assembly presentation. It was a story of a king and his two brothers w...
Read to Succeed
Asima Mubeshar | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKI-E11 Campus January 03, 2013 Islamabad: Research shows that reading skills acquired at an early age help achieve academic excellence in the future. Reading opens the door to learning and children equipped with better reading skills tend to exceed in a...
Prevention at all Costs
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus Primary January 03, 2013 Rawalpindi: The students of Class V did project work on the prevention of diseases. Their project was to design posters to create awareness amongst the students about preventing diseases in a healthy manner. Th...
Reading Fun
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: Books are like best friends and if you make them your best friend, your life can become successful. It's a fact that young people who read for pleasure daily, perform better in reading skill tests th...
Grand Love
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT |Satellite Town Campus - KG December 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: Grandparents are great companions who shower their grandchildren with special treats and lots of love. BSTRK celebrated Grandparents' Day on December 21. Many grandparents shared the interesting m...
Winter's Here
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: While some people welcome winter with a smile, accepting winter with open arms may not be as easy for others. The tiny tots of HSPR hailed the cold winter with laughter and joy and a fun winter progr...
Apt Readers
Shumaila Waqas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKI F 7/4-II December 28, 2012 Islamabad: BKI F-7/4–II participated in the Inter-school Reading Competition held at E-11 Branch. Different branches including Wah Cantt, Rawalpindi and Islamabad participated in the event. Reading is a skill which is now be...
Honouring Young Leaders
Falak Sher | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Educational Complex December 27, 2012 Rawalpindi: An impressive Investiture Ceremony was held on December 18, at BEC to pin insignia to the newly-elected Student Council for the session 2012-13. The Chief Guest for the event was Mr Nassir Kasuri, R...
Award Ceremony
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR December 24, 2012 Rawalpindi: The Pakistan Maths Challenge Award Ceremony was held in Lahore on December 10. Dr Fazal-e-Aleem, a prominent Scientist, was the Chief Guest. Mrs Roohi Haq, Director of Studies BSS, was present as the Guest of Honour. The team...
Using Waste for Good
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | SBGR December 24, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students of SBGR participated in an Arts Competition for which the theme was 'Recycling.' Students made projects out of recycled materials. All the students and teachers appreciated the projects created on different topics...
Mechanical Expertise
Saima Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Gulraiz Campus December 24, 2012 Rawalpindi: The ceremony started with the reception of Chief Guest Dr Sultan, Head of Department Muhammad Ali Jinnah University. He surveyed the projects based on the criteria and questioned the students, followed by a sp...
Jingle Bells
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus December 24, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students and teachers of Satellite Town KG Campus captured the essence of a traditional Christmas by singing Jingle Bells and distributing of presents. The purpose was to create happy memories th...
Autumn Rain
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC December 21, 2012 Rawalpindi: "Look! It's raining," was the common phrase on everyone's tongue that day. The chilling, cool breeze and the refreshing rain continued to spread smiles on everyone's face, including students and teachers who enjoyed it immen...
Valleys and Hilltops
Danish Shafqat | Student Correspondent TBT | Senior Gulraiz Branch Sima Khan| Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Gulraiz Branch December 21, 2012 Rawalpindi: Ever since its initiation by the United Nations in 2001, the International Mountain Day is celebrated every year on December 11. SBGR took this ...
Bon Appétit
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Primary Branch December 21, 2012 Rawalpindi: A Cooking Competition was held at BSTR-P and the participants were mothers of Grade I students. They were divided into group of fours and were allotted a group colour. Chief Guest Mr Masoom, the owne...
Mothers in Action
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Satellite Town December 20, 2012 Rawalpindi: BSTRK invited the mothers of all students to prove their art skills. A mothers' corner was set up, where they created art pieces. They were provided with different materials and ample resources to ...
Visit to the Zoo
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG Branch Satellite Town December 20, 2012 Rawalpindi: The theme of the month for Pre-Nursery is animals, so the school arranged a field trip to the zoo. The children observed different animals closely. They learnt their names, habitat and the food the...
Shouldering the Great Responsibility
Farwa Kazmi | Student Correspondent TBT | BEC December 20, 2012 Rawalpindi: A badge is the symbol of excellence and a sash is the symbol of pride. At the Investiture ceremony 2012-13 held for the Prefects and Deputy Prefects, many gifted students were awarded badges and sashes for their extraordinar...
Solid Squander
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 19, 2012 Rawalpindi: Solid squandering is a practice that is continuously destroying our environment. It needs proper management and disposal in a well-organised way. However, this does not require intervention from some...
It's a Christmas Evening
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 18, 2012 Rawalpindi: With the beginning of December, Christmas bells start ringing, but in all such occasions we tend to forget about the people who are deprived of happiness. Class V of Harley Street Campus got an oppor...
Fun With Space
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-KG December 17, 2012 Rawalpindi: The teachers of Satellite Town KG decided to conduct a combined activity of making a planetarium at school. All the students and teachers of Nursery participated in the project, with "Shapes" as the topic and all t...
Assembly Presentations
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Branch Rawalpindi December 17, 2012 Rawalpindi: The pupils of BSR Boys' Branch organised wonderful assembly presentations on various topics. They always had a moral behind their presentations and won applause from the whole school. Start Reading Rawa...
Sensorial Experience
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: An incredible activity was held at Harley Campus based on the use of all five senses. A hawker was invited to the school premises where he demonstrated how popcorns are made. The children were able t...
Flaunting the Act
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G December 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: The stage was set, the audience restless and the actors ready to perform - it was the English Literary Day showcasing some of Shakespeare's most popular and memorable works of art. The students of Class XI-C were up firs...
Council Chosen
Danish Shafqat | Student Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Gulraiz December 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: On November 20, Beaconhouse Senior Gulraiz Branch held its 3rd Student Council Oath Taking Ceremony. The following posts were announced: • Presidents from Class X • Vice-Presidents from Class IX •...
Art and Cart
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town December 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: The management and staff of BSTRK had arranged an Open Day on December 5 for the parents of Pre-Nursery students. The parents, along with one guest each, were invited to observe their chi...
Means of Transport
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG December 13, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students of KG made means of transport by using scrap objects. The students made models of vehicles used on land, water and in air. All sections of KG came out of their classes and worked collaborati...
Winter's Rain
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 13, 2012 Rawalpindi: The first drops of rain always bring a smile to faces. The smell of wet soil, the damp grass, and the slosh of puddles under our feet make us want to dance with wanton joy. Similar emotions were see...
The Art of Recycling
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR Primary December 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: The 'Solid Waste Awareness and Recycling Week' at Satellite Town Primary Branch came to an end on November 27, 2012. On the final day, a special assembly was held to mark the significance of the day. Students from a...
A Tale of Civilisation
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR December 11, 2012 Rawalpindi: December 3 was a day full of excitement, energy and fun at BCLR Senior Branch. The students of Classes VI and VII celebrated their open day in the form of a history project depicting different civilisations. The school was co...
Enlightening Gatherings
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 11, 2012 Rawalpindi: Class I-B had a morning assembly on 'Ants,' where they explained the lifecycle very confidently. They explained their physical feature, their lifestyle in colonies and the role of each member in a co...
A Tribute to Our National Heroes
Bushra Areeb Fatimah| TBT Correspondent| Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi December 10, 2012 Rawalpindi: Harley Campus students celebrated nationalism and patriotism on November 27. The students, particularly from KG-C, paid respect to the national heroes in their morning assembly. It began with reci...
Preliminary Round of Inter Class Debate Competition
Bushra Areeb Fatimah|TBT Correspondent|Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi December 10, 2012 A preliminary round of Inter Class English and Urdu Debate Competition was held at Beaconhouse Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi between classes I, II and III on Wednesday 28th November 2012. The preliminary round...
Young Wordsmiths
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 07, 2012 Rawalpindi: Creative writing is the very fine art of making things up in the most attractive, apt and convincing way possible. It encourages students to use their imagination and hence sharpen their intellect. ...
Family Time
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Branch December 07, 2012 Rawalpindi: The theme of the month for Nursery at Satellite Town Branch was "My Family", so the tiny ones enjoyed a short activity of making picture frames for family photographs. Everyone brought a family pictur...
Beating the Bullies
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus December 07, 2012 Rawalpindi: The tiny tots of KG-C at Harley Street Campus presented a morning assembly on the topic 'Bully' and conveyed the message skilfully that a bully needs only to be shamed for them to stop their ruthless...
Upholding Honour
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town December 04, 2012 Rawalpindi: On November 27 an Investiture Ceremony for the new Student Council was held at BSTR-P. The day started with an air of enthusiasm and vigour as everyone was busy in the preparations. The ceremony star...
Little Bookworms
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus November 30, 2012 Rawalpindi: BSTRK has branded the year 2012-13 as the reading year. A book fair was organised by the school to develop the interest, love and habit of reading. The students were excited as they selected the book...
Election Fervour
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus November 29, 2012 Rawalpindi: On November 15, elections for the Student Council ie Head Boy and Head Girl were held at BPSTR-P. The event was planned in an organised manner. The contestants were introduced in the morning assembly and duri...
Effective Assemblies
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG Branch November 29, 2012 Rawalpindi: BSTR-K students are learning a lot through interactive assemblies. Some of the assemblies include 'Wheels of the bus,' 'Healthy Food' and 'Phonics Drill.' They are helped by the teachers in prepar...
Happy Birthday BSS!
Shagufta Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Branch Rawalpindi November 28, 2012 Karachi: The 37th birthday of Beaconhouse was celebrated at Clifton Campus on November 21, 2012 with a lot of enthusiasm. The history of Beaconhouse was shar...
Fond Remembrance
Nida Malik | Events Coordinator | TNS Farhan Rafique & Ershad Hussain | Student Correspondents TBT | BSTR-B November 27, 2012 Lahore: TNS Beaconhouse celebrated the 135th birth anniversary of Allama Iqbal with enthusiasm. An Urdu Declamation Contest for the students of Class IV-IX on November 8. Th...
Oath to Serve
Shaista Hamad | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Boys' Branch November 27, 2012 Rawalpindi: The Investiture Ceremony of Senior Boys' Branch Peshawar Road was held on November 16. The ceremony was attended by the proud parents of the appointed council of Classes VI, VII and VIII. They were given a wa...
Assembly Education
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 22, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students of Class II-B at Haley Street Campus had their morning assembly on 'Emerging Technology' across our lives. The young Beaconites explained that technology is now fully embedded in our liv...
Ensuring Safety
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 22, 2012 Rawalpindi: To prepare students and teachers to evacuate the school building in case of an emergency, a fire drill was practised on the school premises. After hearing the fire alarm, the school building was evac...
Sports Then & Now
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 21, 2012 Rawalpindi: Class III-B of Harley Street Campus enthusiastically and passionately presented their morning assembly on their ongoing reader 'Sports, Then & Now.' The whole assembly was very colourful and the chee...
Patriotism
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town KG November 21, 2012 Rawalpindi: A morning assembly was conducted by KG-Green in which the students spread awareness about our national heroes, national game, national dress, national animal, national flower and national bird. The whole ...
Number Wonder
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 20, 2012 Rawalpindi: The brilliant students of BCLR participated in an exhilarating event of Mathletics on October 30 & 31. The result of the contest was announced on November 13. It was an online contest and the students scored tremendously well...
Eid Fiesta
Ershad Hussain & Farhan Rafique | Student Correspondents TBT | Satellite Town Campus November 20, 2012 Rawalpindi: The word 'Eid' is so festive that in its own way it denotes happiness and celebration and to enjoy this occasion, BSTR-B organised an Eid Gala on November 8. Allowed to dress in their b...
A Celebration of Art
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town November 19, 2012 Rawalpindi: An Art Gallery has been set up in the school corridor to display students' creative work. The masterpieces of young artists have been exhibited in beautiful frames. It will encourage st...
Say No to Junk Food
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 17, 2012 Rawalpindi: To highlight the importance of healthy food, a special assembly presentation was organised on November 1 at Beaconhouse Harley Street Branch Rawalpindi for the Early Years. All the young participants ...
Make the World Green!
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Girls' Campus, Peshawar Road November 17, 2012 Rawalpindi: The school always works diligently to create an engaging environment for students to make them enlightened individuals. This year BSR Girls has formed the Green Club to create awarenes...
Taking the Oath
Farhan Rafiq & Ershad Hussain | Staf Correspondents TBT | Satellite Town Campus November 17, 2012 Rawalpindi: BSTR-B celebrated its investiture ceremony on November 2. The position of Head Boy was given to Faisal Sagheer of XI-CR, Deputy Head Boy was Muhammad Kabeer Kamran. In addition talented stud...
Shouldering Responsibilities
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 16, 2012 Rawalpindi: A crowd of proud mothers cheered as the rows of students marched on to the stage, ready to be handed the duties they will execute for the rest of the year. The annual Oath Taking Ceremony at Satellite Town Branch started...
37 Years of Excellence
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Senior Campus, Peshawar Road November 15, 2012 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse School Rawalpindi, Senior Girls' Branch, Peshawar Road, celebrated Beaconhouse's 37 years of excellence on November 4. The students participated with full vigour. One of the highl...
Eager Chefs
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR November 15, 2012 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Kindergarten Branch Rawalpindi (BCLR) celebrated Chef Day with a great deal of enthusiasm. Pre-Nursery students made breakfast for their grandparents who were invited for their grandchild's live performances as ch...
Shaping Up
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Peshawar Road Campus Rawalpindi November 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: In order to develop mathematical skills in our students and encourage them to take interest in the subject, Peshawar Road Campus Rawalpindi arranged an interesting Mathematics classroom activity on Oc...
Inauguration Ceremony
Neelofer Salahuddin | Staff Correspondent TBT | BKI-PWD November 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: The school opening ceremony of BKI-PWD was held September 3. A child named Zehra Ahmed, who arrived first at the school, cut the inauguration ribbon. Various fun activities were organ...
Initial Introductions
Uzma Fayyaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCLR Sana Fatima | Staff Correspondent TBT | Jauhar Primary I Sarwat Zia Burhan | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primay II November 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: An Orientation Session for the academic year 2012-13 was held at Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawal...
A Fruitful Activity
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi November 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: The little ones of Class II did a class activity about the importance of fruit in their diet, which was related to their reader 'Jaamun'. In this activity, the children discussed the signif...
Wishing for Water
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | SGBR November 13, 2012 Rawalpindi: On October 25, the students of Class IX-Red presented a play where represented humans and water are in a court trial. Water boycotts the humans and they are deeply-affected. Students wore costumes and appeared as rain wat...
Remembering a Legend
Maryam Faiz Tiwana | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Liberty Campus Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Rawalpindi Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | SBGR Shumaila Qureshi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Margalla Campus November 13, 2012 Lahore: On November 9, a s...
A Tough Encounter
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G November 13, 2012 Rawalpindi: Parliamentary Style Debates were held at the Senior Girls Branch Satellite Town Campus among Classes X and XI-C. After an hour's preparation time, the students presented t...
Professional Development
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus November 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: A four-day Mathematics course was conducted for the primary teachers in BSTR-P by Curriculum Coordinator SGO-I Miss Tahira Mubarak and School Coordinator Miss Asma Gilani. On the first day teachers were intr...
The Feminine Perspective
Dania Zaman | Class IX Red | Senior Gulraiz Campus November 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: An amazing play was performed by the students, which was organised by the librarian. The story starts when a girl visits the library and finds a book on the importance of the women in history. The participants dressed u...
Artistic Expression
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 08, 2012 Rawalpindi: Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus Rawalpindi organised a Regional Art Competition on October 15. The young artists from Classes I to VII enthusiastically took part in the competition. The objective of th...
Aqua Assembly
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 08, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students of KG-B presented a wonderful morning assembly based on the theme 'Water.' The assembly started with the recitation of Quranic verses followed by the sayings of the Holy Prophet (PBUH). S...
Honouring the Mentors
Ammara Ahmed | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS Jhelum Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 06, 2012 Jhelum: For the students at BSS Jhelum, Teachers' Day was a day to remember. It was a day on which they acknowledged their mentors who work diligently to secur...
Exit Strategies
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-KG November 06, 2012 Rawalpindi: A fire drill was carried out at the Satellite Town KG Branch to practise the method of evacuation in case of a fire or any other emergency. This small activity was carried out on October 22, 2012 to make the studen...
First Day Fun
Syeda Samina | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch, Rawalpindi November 05, 2012 Rawalpindi: The first day of the new session was welcomed with monsoon showers as children came to school accompanied by their parents. The grey clouds cast a gloomy spell on some of the outdoor activities pla...
Green Spree
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 05, 2012 Rawalpindi: On October 5, the Early Years celebrated the Green Colour Day. Children came to school in green outfits and brought green objects with them, such as a toy, a book or even a Pakistan flag, for the sho...
Future Mathematicians
Shaiza Imtiaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Gulraiz November 05, 2012 Rawalpindi: The management of International Mathematics Kangaroo Competition has announced the results of the test held in March 2012. Asad Masood stood 1st in the school, 14th in Rawalpindi and 31st in Pakistan. Ali N...
A Different Hue
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus November 03, 2012 Rawalpindi: Class II-B displayed a rainbow of colours in their morning assembly presentation. It began with the recitation of the Holy Quran. The students came one by one and shared information about colours –...
Rock Climbing
Shumaila Qureshi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI October 31, 2012 Islamabad: On September 27, a rock climbing competition was organised on the World Tourism Day by Adventure Foundation at Ibex, Lake View Point Islamabad. 20 participants from six acclaimed schools in Rawalpindi/Islamabad competed f...
Supporting the Team
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus, Peshawar Road October 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: Students gathered in full strength to show solidarity to the national cricket team of Pakistan. They wore vibrant green shirts. Ceaseless cheers and joy heightened the mood of the day. They made p...
Colour Collectors
Faiza Zia | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus Peshawar Road October 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: Much to the joy of the students, Beaconhouse Senior Girls Campus, Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi, inaugurated its Art Gallery to further spark the students' interest in art and polish their artistic prow...
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...
Good Citizens
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi: The morning of October 2 began with a presentation on the responsibilities of good citizen by Class II-A. The students presented information about the different responsibilities of a good citizen towards his community...
Lecture on Zilhaj
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus October 25, 2012 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus had arranged a lecture on Hajj to make young Beaconites aware of the importance of first ten days of Zil Hajj and sacrifice. Guest Speaker Mrs Fawad addressed students from Classe...
Keeping Abreast
Sadia Rehman | Staff Correspondent TBT | PBGR October 23, 2012 Rawalpindi: Teachers and parents see education from different perspectives, so they must find common ground before they can become collaborative partners in the education of a child. PBGR staff believes in developing strategies and ap...
Mini Olympics
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-KG 23-OCT-12 Rawalpindi: BSS Satellite Town KG Branch held wonderful Mini Olympics for the KG sections on September 7, 2012. The day started with a multimedia presentation that gave the children a lot of information about the Olympic games. Afterw...
Paying Tribute
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus October 23, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students and teachers of Harley Street Campus observed the 64th death anniversary of the Father of the Nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah on September 25. A special morning assembly was organ...
Pitter-patter
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Middle October 23, 2012 Rawalpindi: Harley Street Campus celebrated the rainy season with enthusiasm. A colourful assembly was presented by the students of Class IV-A. Th...
Remembering Heroes
Tahira Sadia | Staff Correspondents TBT | Rahim Yar Khan Campus Saadia Rehman | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz and Kindergarten Campus October 23, 2012 Rahim Yar Khan: Pakistan came into being due to the sacrifices of thousands of Muslims of the subcontinent. Had it not been for ...
Tangy Delight
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch Satellite Town October 22, 2012 Rawalpindi: KG studentsmade Jelly and Tang on September 12 and 13, respectively. The teachers helped the students and strict safety measures were taken. Both the treats were served chilled and proved ...
First Impressions
Harley Street Campus, JTC & BMI Bushra Areeb Fatimah| Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Beenish Elahi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Johar Town Campus Lower Primary Saba Arbab | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI October 22, 2012 Rawalpindi: The initial years at school are the foundation ...
Green Awareness
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus October 19, 2012 Rawalpindi: Class III started their assembly presentation with the recitation of Surah Ikhlass followed by its English and Urdu translation. The topic of their presentation was "To save our planet earth". The int...
Scenes of Dignity
October 19, 2012 BSS schools celebrated Global Dignity Day with great enthusiasm. Here are some of the images of the celebrations and activities from campuses all across the country. Jauhar KG-I Walton Campus ...
Interactive Initiatives
Asma Gilani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Satellite Town October 15, 2012 Rawalpindi: BSTRP hosted an Orientation Day for the session 2012-13 on September 14. Special emphasis was on promoting the ETAC initiative and the interactive white board facility. The teachers of Class I and II d...
Patriotic Emotions
Danish Shafqat | Student Correspondent TBT | Senior Branch Gulraiz October 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: On September 13, the students of Class XI presented a morning assembly on Quaid-e-Azam and a brief history of Pakistan. Some of the students recited Azad's poetry and others presented a role play about va...
Patriotic Salutations
Zubaira Jamil | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Zainab Haleem | Student Correspondent TBT | BSS Defence Karachi Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Shumaila Qureshi | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMI-G Karachi: Pakistan's 47th Defence Day was celebrated throughout the...
Making Acquaintance
Asra Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Multan Campus Faryal Ijaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Les Anges Montessori Academy 72-L Zubaira Jamil | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus October 03, 2012 Multan: To create an easy environment ...
Fun with Red
Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten Branch, Satellite town October 03, 2012 Rawalpindi: Teaching students about colour recognition is important, and it can be a lot of fun. On September 19, the school celebrated Red Day with many fun activities. The hunt for red-coloured ite...
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...
Starting Afresh
Bushra Areeb Fatimah & Farah Fahad | Staff Correspondents TBT | Harley Street Campus & BSS Sargodha Rawalpindi/Sargodha: Even though students enjoyed their summer break immensely, they were very excited to begin the new school year on September 3, 2012. The prospect of all the new things awaiting th...
Message of Peace
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus Rawalpindi: If we want the world to become a truly peaceful place, we need to take steps to propagate the message of tolerance and compassion. The children of Class V prepared an assembly presentation to commemorate International...
First Day of School
Shaista-un-Nisa | Staff Correspondent TBT | Senior Girls' Campus Peshawar Road Beenish Talat | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Okara Rawalpindi: September 3 was an exciting day for both students and teachers alike as it marked the first day of classes and the end of the summer vacations. The s...
Rekindling Patriotism
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTR-G September 09, 2012 Rawalpindi: The students of IX-Cambridge and X-Matric sang rousing national songs to celebrate the Defence Day on September 6. Class X-M students paid tribute to the sacrifices of the martyrs of the 1965 war. The student's presentat...
Greeting the Newcomers
Farasat Ilyas | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSTRG September 06, 2012 Rawalpindi: A warm welcome was extended to Class VI students at Beaconhouse Satellite Town Rawalpindi Girls' Branch by the students, staff and the Headmistress. The class teachers presented cards and roses to all the new students. Th...
It's Party Time
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: Class parties are fun and memorable for kids. To mark the last day of school, a party was arranged in each class. Children came in colourful attire and participated in various activities like pass the par...
For Our Parents
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 31, 2012 Rawalpindi: An evening for parents was organised at BSS Harley Street. The children showed love and affection and expressed their innermost feelings for their parents. The school choir sang melodious songs and the st...
To the Cinema
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 29, 2012 Rawalpindi: To break the monotony, the school arranged a movie day for the students from Early Years to Class III. The children felt like they were sitting in a mini cinema, eating popcorns and enjoying the movie. So...
Maths Affair
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Gulraiz June 01, 2012 Rawalpindi: Learning maths is important and if a student loves maths this can be a great source of enjoyment for him/her. Senior Campus Gulraiz held an ICT Integrated Maths Competition to find the "Mathematician of the Y...
A Peek into the Past
Shaiza Imtiaz | Student Correspondent TBT | Senior Campus Gulraiz June 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: History is seen as a dull subject by most students, but the students of Class VII-Red proved this wrong. They created historical magazines on the topic of their choice after carrying out extensive research. T...
Artistic Expression
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: Crafts are a fun way for kids to get creative. An arts and crafts day was organised for the talented Beaconites to express their feelings and emotions. The tiny tots of Class I, II and III created pricel...
Our Pride
Fizza Nasir | Marketing Executive | The Educators HO August 07, 2012 Islamabad: The Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education announced the matriculation results for 2011-2012 last week. We at the Regional Office were overwhelmed by the dazzling performance of the students. Our Satell...
Mobile Phones - Necessity or Nuisance?
Zainah Kashif | Class IV-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi We all are very fond of mobile phones in many ways. We can call, send messages and play different game. Especially now children have made mobiles the total activity of the day. These mobiles are getting more attractive every day and they ...
Unity, Faith and Discipline
Umber Sohail | Class VII-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah's motto for our nation was "Unity, Faith and Discipline." Unity means 'one.' When we stand together we are stronger but these days people do the exact opposite of our Quaid's motto. Instead of unity we fig...
Saving Nature
Zainab Ajmal | Class III-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi God created the universe very clean, safe and healthy for the betterment of the mankind and all creatures. With the passage of time the world progressed and developed which resulted into many kinds of pollution like air pollution, noise p...
Forests
Shaheer | Class III-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi Forest is land on which trees grow and we can get fruits from them. It gives us oxygen too. It is a part of beautiful nature. Forests are full of greenery. They have long and short trees. Forests have a lot of wild bushes and wild cultivations...
City versus Village
Tanisha Mughees | Class II-B | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi Villages are small where few people live in their houses; cities are big where many people live. In cities there are cars, factories, supermarkets, big plazas, cinemas and things like that but not in villages. There are tall buildings i...
Sharing Knowledge
Sadia Wasti | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary Branch Gulraiz Campus May 14, 2012 Rawalpindi: Morning assemblies give students a chance to share the lessons learnt in the class. The talented students of Class I-Blue shared their knowledge about different seasons using colourful props in the morning...
Pronouncing it Right
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus June 12, 2012 Rawalpindi: Ali Zain-ul-Abideen, a student of KG-A, participated in a Phonic Reading Competition held at Harley Street Campus and won 1st prize. The purpose of this competition was to develop the habit of reading th...
Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH)
Rymah Imran | Class II-B | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi The personality I like the most is our Holy Prophet, Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH). He is the last prophet of Allah. He was a man of righteous deeds and always spoke the truth. He used to forgive his enemies, love children and respect elders. He t...
Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Sara Tanveer | Class II-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi Quaid-e-Azam was the first Governor General of Pakistan. He is amongst the greater leaders in the history. Quaid-e-Azam was born on December 25, 1876 in Karachi. He got his early education from Karachi. Then he went to England for higher e...
Avid Reader
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 27, 2012 Rawalpindi: Alina Saleem of Class I-A is an outstanding student who participates actively in extracurricular activities. She participated in a Reading and hand writing competition at Harley Street Campus and stood 1s...
Terrorism
Rimsha Imran | Class VI-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi Killing of innocent people is known as terrorism. It is an action by a person a group or by a country against innocent persons, groups or country. Terrorists are misguided people who are evil-minded. Pakistan is also a victim of terrorism....
Pollution
Reeha Shahid | Class IV-A | Harley Street Campus, Rawalpindi There are many types of pollution including noise, air and water pollution. Each type of pollution effected the environment in its own way. The responsible of all types of pollution are we ourselves. Air pollution is because of the factori...
Being Poetic
Bushra Areeb Fatimah | Staff Correspondent TBT | Harley Street Campus May 22, 2012 Rawalpindi: Poetry is the essence of literature. To foster love for poetry, an Inter-school English Poetry Competition was held for Class V at BSS Primary Peshawar Road Rawalpindi. Five branches of the Beaconhouse Sc...
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