In any good school, morning assemblies are a must thing to begin the day with. Every day, all students assemble at the assembly hall or ground and begin the day with a prayer. General news reading and instructions are followed past the prayer. Sometimes, students even make a speech on the important topics and then the principal takes over the charge of the assembly meeting.
School Assembly Culture
This is how a usual day with an assembly meeting starts at the school. School assembly clarifies school activities and lays out programs focusing on co-curricular activities. It simply strengthens the way a school works. It is conducted with a complete and active participation of the students, and the teachers. Morning assembly meetings are generally well planned and carefully conducted, putting a lot of light on various aspects of school activities and culture.
Purpose of an assembly in the school
– The main intention of the school assembly is to develop a feeling of unity among all the students and teachers.
– To inform the students about daily activities and programs more clearly.
– To develop in students about the sense of identity in the school.
– To give an insight into experiential moments with anecdotes and stories and co-curricular activities.
– To motivate the students with appreciation, rewards, and accolades on performing well in academics and curricular activities.
Why should a school assembly be conducted?
Morning assemblies are important. A school is an institution and like any institution, everyone needs to assemble and meet up every day, to carry out all the functions and be well informed about the school happenings. The school assembly is meant to fulfill the purpose of conventional gathering and for good.
School being the foundation of a student’s life, assemblies only helps them gather a lot of energy to do well and be good in their day. The program of the assemblies has the potential to nurture and maintain a positive, healthy school culture, which binds everyone together.
School assembly helps build a culture of communication, and representation of academic and co-curriculum activities.
In S.N.B.P. International School, Wagholi, was considered to be holier than thou and was mandatory for everyone, right from teachers to students to attend.
Hence assembly at a school is the single most potent tool for bringing about change in the overall development of the student. Not only does it take care of academic interest, sharpen personality traits but it also goes a long way in improving the internal communication within the school.