||St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School
MEERA BAGH, NEW DELHI - 87
Ms. Anjali Aggarwal is the founder principal of St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, Meera Bagh. She is a post-graduate in English literature. She was awarded the Radha Krishnan Memorial Award for service in the field of education in the year 1999 and the Avantika Saraswati Samman in the year 2001. As a past President of the Rotary Club of Delhi Janak, she received the ‘Outstanding President of the year Award’ for two consecutive years, i.e. 1994-95 & 1995-96 in the Rotary International RI. District - 3010. She also received the P.T.A NATIONAL AWARD by the Parent Teacher Association of India, for her significant contribution in the field of education. She was felicitated with ‘The Kiran Life Time Achievement Award 2009’ by Women International Network (WIN) in association with Taj Association for Art, Culture and Heritage (TAACH).
Her interests include reading, poetry, dramatics and music. Lexicon, Odyssey Readers’ Society, Poetry Competitions, School Newsletter, Book-week and InQUIZitive Club are some of the activities which get her personal attention. “WE OUGHT TO WALK THROUGH THE ROOMS OF OUR LIVES NOT LOOKING FOR FLAWS, BUT FOR POTENTIAL” — a quote by Ellen Goodman, is appropriate to describe her method of eliciting the best from her staff and students.. She firmly believes in the all round development of her students and meticulously plans age appropriate field trips for all classes. She promotes and practices Social Service which is high up on her list of priorities. Her kindness and concern, is not limited to human beings, but also extends towards animals. Meditation, twice a day in school, has been introduced, to sow the seeds of self control and self introspection in the young impressionable minds.
Exemplary Leadership Award for our Principal - (November 2015)
The Life Empowerment Awards for Schools 2014 - 15 were announced by Expressions India, a C.B.S.E empanelled agency.
Ms. A. Aggarwal, Principal of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh was felicitated with the ‘Exemplary Leadership Award’ in the Principal Leadership for Outstanding Endeavors category.
This award was for Ms. Aggarwal's leadership skills in promoting excellence in all facets of education in the school.
She received the award from Mr. Rajat Sharma, one of India’s prominent journalists and Mr. Vineet Joshi, the former Chairman, C.B.S.E.
Ms. Aggarwal's message to the students is -
SEEK ELEGANCE RATHER THAN LUXURY
REFINEMENT RATHER THAN FASHION
SEEK TO BE WORTHY MORE THAN RESPECTABLITY
WEALTHY NOT RICH
WORK HARD, THINK QUIETLY, TALK GENTLY,
AND ACT FRANKLY
The secret of her success , which is synonymous with the school’s progress is Never to bask in past Glories. Her zeal to see the school and India reach out to the world has resulted in various Global Projects. She follows an open door policy which makes her easily approachable. Her immediate vision for the school is to extend a hand of friendship to the students’ community and teaching faculty all over the world and unite under the canopy of “UNIVERSAL BROTHERHOOD, WORLD PEACE and CO-EXISTENCE OF MAN AND NATURE". She believes :
NOT ENJOYMENT AND NOT SORROWS
IS OUR DESTINED END OR WAY
BUT TO ACT, THAT EACH TOMORROW
FINDS US FARTHER THAN TODAY. (H W LONGFELLOW)