SPRING DALE USHERS INTO THE GOLDEN JUBILEE YEAR
To stand strong for 49 long years and getting ready to celebrate Golden Jubilee year is a thing of honour for any institution. Spring Dale College takes great pride in initiating the 50thyear celebration .
On 14thJanuary 2019 Golden Jubilee year started with a bang for Spring Dale College, Lucknow, An auspicious day when the school was founded by two eminent educationist who dreamt to have a school for the common man’s ward and reach out to the last child keeping alive Gandhi’s principle of Antodaya.
The inception of the Golden year program saw the presence of Maj. Khanna (Retd), Col. G.S Sood (Retd), Prof. Atul Sood and Dr Navsharan; they were welcomed by the school band. The day’s highlight was the unveiling of the statues of founder Late B.S. Sood and Late Krishna Sood by Col. G.S Sood.
The school is a dream come true for them said Mrs Reeta Khanna (Director and Principal) who thought of imparting quality education to the children of Lucknow. With meager amount and their hard work Mrs & Mr Sood could raise the standard of the school to a level where we see the students excelling in lives and contributing to the society. She briefed the various milestones which the school has crossed to be among the few top notch educational institutes of the city of nawabs.
Mrs. Sangeeta Midha (Director and Principal) invited Col. G.S. Sood (Retd.) to unveil the Golden Year logo of esteemed Spring Dale institution. While the logo was beingunveiled she emphasized the significance of the logo, which symbolizes 50 years of progress, achievement and sustainable growth. The theme for our fiftieth anniversary celebrations is about honouring the past, energizing the future. The colours of the logo is a reflection of our past legacy, an honour and salute to our founders Sir B.S. Sood and Smt. Krishna Sood for laying the foundation of success. The background cream shade depicts elegance and honesty which has a hue of the warmth of brown whereas the earthy brown symbolizes wholesomeness, foundation and stability. These two colours fulfills our motto of Satyamvad Dharmamchar and is testimony to the humble attitude of the founders and inculcating the same in the students. Golden symbolizes vibrancy, energy, warmth and success.
Prof Atul Sood an eminent global economist spoke about building new nation based on new parameters merging the golden year theme “honoring the past and energizing the future”. He reiterated that for next 50 years Spring Dale needs to focus on upholding the values established by the founders making education accessible to all weak and strong, and change the perception of how we look at the poor and the left behind in the aspiring new India. New India needs to be sensitive to the issues of secularity and gender. Based on the principles of respect and empowerment for all, the school has plans to celebrate the Golden year with various programs.
The program concluded with an enchanting song composed by the school music teacher Mr. Rahul depicting the ethos, values of the school and congratulating self-celebrating 50thyear.