Pongal “O” Pongal – Celebrating the festival of prosperity

Are you the quintessential festival-lover who revelled in Navarathri, partied through Diwali and made much merry in Christmas and New Year? Well then, it’s time to brace yourself for one important festival Pongal. India is a land whose primary occupation is agriculture. Changes in season thus play a very important role for Indian farmers. Their...

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while Children Play, we Learn…

We began with a minute of silence. The breeze flitted in through the open windows, rustling the yellow flowers and the candle flame at the centre of our circle. Today, our circle was bigger than usual, the Garden and Grade campus akkas having come together. As we quietly looked at each others’ smiling faces, Ms...

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A Yellow Train PTI

It is a year’s work. Dedication, hard work, sincerity, passion, honesty, preparations, learning, training, observing, pondering, breaking down, getting back up, hopes, dreams, plans, visions, ideas, efforts. And above all, our Love for Children. And on the last day of the academic year, the last day of school, what do we get? Children who are...

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take the Yellow Train to an Indian Summer

Come. Experience the Indian Summer at Yellow Train.We invite you to register at the earliest at 8220291777 … Do refer your friends and families too… As the juicy mangoes melted our soul And the coconut water nourished our yearn As the sun drenched our skins dark As the moon lived longer In my grandmother’s house...

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and just what is an Open Day?

It is 8.30 AM. You walk into the gates of Yellow Train. You see a sober gray building and acres of farm land stretching beyond it. There is an earthly stillness all around you. The slight morning breeze carrying the scent of the amla grooves calms your soul. You see our white school vans and...

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Beauty in Nature

Why do we need Art? Why do we teach it at school? Sometimes the world and life itself seem overwhelming but through Art we can always see and create beauty. Art depicts the beauty of the extraordinary but it also shows the beauty of the simple things that are all around us. Showing the beauty...

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Creative Writing

Creative writing in many forms is encouraged through the grades at Yellow Train. It is our belief that it is a window through which the thoughts of a child are expressed in words. Often the results surprise us.. Here are some samples of sentences framed from spelling...

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