Photo Caption : Students showcase their innovation at the MECHATHLON 2023, the biggest tech carnival organized nationwide by the Orchids The International School
ORCHIDS THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, a leading K12 school chain of India hosted its 1st edition of a nationwide tech Carnival, ‘MECHATHLON 2023′ across its schools. Showcasing sparks of brilliance, innovation and creativity of its students from across India, the fest became a veritable exposition of talent as it provided a dynamic platform where innovation met inspiration, and students enthusiastically pushed the boundaries of their knowledge. The Fest was hosted in Mumbai Orchids Schools on December 2nd, Saturday.
Over 1500 students participated in the tech carnival which offered a multifaceted learning journey, enabling students to enhance problem-solving skills, foster curiosity and originality, and apply mathematical and scientific concepts in practical settings.
The students participated in a series of competitions thematically named #JuniorEinstein and #Aryabhatta Model Making, apart from #Inquisitive, a case study competition and #BrainiacBattle quiz. The tech carnival was abuzz with excitement as students unveiled their working models, demonstrating their ability to apply their knowledge to real-world challenges.
Speaking about the participation of curious young minds, Mr. Shlok Srivathsava, VP Academic, Orchids The International School, said, “Our OCFP curriculum provides an early exposure to STEM that will motivate students and nourish their knowledge foundation in Maths, Physics, and Chemistry. MECHATHLON 2023 has been a celebration of intellect, creativity, and the relentless pursuit of knowledge. This fest stands as a testament to our unwavering dedication to holistic education. Our foremost objective is to develop scientific temperament, cultivate and develop critical evaluation, observation, skills, and knowledge of students in STEM. At Orchids, we aim to provide excellence in education by building an innovative learning space for students, where they can explore, innovate, and grow.”
In its first edition, the MECHATHLON 2023, was bigger, better, and more tech-tastic, igniting the competitive spirit among the students who embraced the challenges. The Fest made learning engaging and enjoyable, equipping students with practical tech skills crucial for their future endeavors.
The Fest served as a remarkable platform for showcasing the exceptional abilities of young talents, offering inspiration, challenges, and recognition for their outstanding skills.
The school continues to work towards a holistic grooming of their students – ‘S.H.A.R.P.E.R’, where Self-discipline, Hard work, Applied Science, Research, Physical Fitness, Exposure, and Reflective and Independent thinking are key to their success.
About Orchids The International School : Orchids The International School is recognized as one of India’s leading international K12 school chain. It started its journey in 2002. Today is has over 90 schools across the country with over 75,000 teaching and non-teaching staff plus boarding schools. It follows the CBSE and ICSE curricula infused with international teaching methodologies to provide a strong emphasis on personality development along with academic excellence.