Canadian International School revamps Yelahanka Lake
Bangalore, 25th May 2017: Students of Canadian International School (CIS), Bangalore, actively came forward to paint murals and clean/beautify the area around Yehlanka Lake on 24th May 2017 as part of their community service and contextual learning program.
The lakerejuvenation program was attended and held under the supervision of Mr.SR Vishwanath - MLA of Yelahanka Constituency, Mr Ravi - Presidentof YUVA- Yelahanka, Mr. Shiva Kumar - President of the Yelahanka LakeAssociation who supported and appreciated the CIS team for theirprogressive efforts to beautify the Yelahanka area for the 2nd year in a row.The project presented an opportunity for the students to work undercollaboration, as well as the opportunity to experience the labour of creatinga public piece of art and community service.
Ms.Shweta Sastri, Executive Director, CIS added “Seeing the fading surroundings of the lake, ourstudents of grade 7, embarked on a challenge to clean, beautify and revamp thearea around the lake. It’s a proud moment for us to see our kids take up theinitiative enthusiastically to bring in a change to restore the beauty ofYehlanka Lake”.
AboutCanadian International School (Bangalore) : With the presence of multi-media centers, astate-of-the-art performance theatre - the biggest in North Bangalore, CIS alsoboasts of a spacious 14 acre campus which allows for a variety of activities-football, basketball, cricket, tennis, badminton and swimming. Students alsohave the opportunity to get involved in several community projects, by way ofthe contextual learning program and the IB CAS program.