Mount Olympus School organized ‘Science Expo’- Inter School Science Exhibition organized by ‘Uthaan’, Gurgaon in association with National Geographic Channel on 24th January 2020 in the school premises. The mentors gracing the occasion were Mr. Nitin Sirohi – an IT Professional; Ms.Vartika Sinha – a charted account by profession and environmentalist by passion; Ms. Pooja and Mr. Vikram Verma. The special guest and organizer for the event was Mr. Sanjay Kaushik, a well-known environmentalist and President of ‘Uthaan’. Principal, Ms. Neeti C. Kaushik welcomed the mentors and young scientists with a positive approach to utilize their skill for the future generations.
The participant schools were Mount Olympus School, Amity International School sector 43, Ryan International Sector 31, Ryan International Sector 40, S.N. Sidheshwara School, Ajanta Public School, Maurya Girls School. The motive to conduct the Inter School Science Exhibition was to spread awareness through the young minds about the sustainable usage of resources. The young learners made working models on environmental protection issues and different ways to conserve energy.
Mount Olympus School, Gurugram won the first prize in the Senior category. They made a working model on ‘Helpful Hydro’ – a system to reuse waste water from washing machine. Second Prize was bagged by Ryan International School Sector 31. Their model was based on thermo electricity. In the Junior category Mount Olympus School, Gurugram won the first prize, they made a working model of Smart Street lights. Amity International Sector 43 won the second prize in the Junior category with their model on Solar Power.