GEOFEST’15 at City Montessori Inter College, Lucknow.
City Montessori inter college, Lucknow organised its 13th Geofest- an International and national Geography Olympiad, from 1st November to 4th November, 2015. A team of six students- three from junior category (Ayush Sharma of class 9A, Vismay Agarwal of class 10B and Gourav Raja of class 10B) and three from Senior category (Kaushik Ojha of class 12A, Shubham Singh of class 12C and Vijay Rungta of class 11A) participated in the fest.
A host of events were held during the period. Our students participated in all events category wise. The team was escorted by a senior teacher, Mrs. Manju Verma. The students boarded the train on 30th October, 2015 and reached back to the town on 5th November. It was a wonderful experience for everyone and the stay at CMS was a memorable one. Seventy four schools across the globe participated in the Geofest. Our students got the chance to be with students of Mauritius, Srilanka, Nepal, Korea etc along with other schools in the country.
Our junior team participated in four events- collage making, cartooning model making and group dance. Our senior team participated in six events- collage making, debate, web designing, model making and choreography. The team altogether won three prizes. First prize in collage making senior was bagged by Kaushik Ojha, and Shubham Singh. Third prize was bagged in two events viz. Collage making junior and choreography. Vijay Rungta made us proud by being selected in the preliminary round of debate among 74 participants.
The students also visited the historical places of Lucknow with the teacher and had a wonderful experience which they shared with everyone in school.