Podar Pearl School signs agreement with Podar Education Network
March 12 2022 11:59 PM
Podar Pearl School signs agreement with Podar Educational Network
A snapshot from the ceremony. PICTURE: Shaji Kayamkulam

Crossing a milestone, Podar Pearl School Saturday celebrated the signing of a partnership agreement with Podar Education Network and marked the foundation stone laying for its Sports Complex.
A function was held in this regard on the school’s Al Meshaf campus in the presence of several dignitaries, including Indian ambassador Dr Deepak Mittal, Pearl School patron Sheikh Hassan bin Abdullah Hassan Ali al-Thani, Sheikh Jaber bin Hassan Abdullah al-Thani, school director Shamna Mohamed Althaf, Podar Education Network director Harsh Podar and other school directors.
The function also saw cultural performances by students.

 
Dr Mittal, who expressed pleasure at attending the event, said sports is an integral part of any educational institution and wished the Sports Complex would be developed as a state-of-the-art facility. He said Qatar is paying much attention to sports and the facility will help students become healthy and meet their physical engagement needs.
The envoy stressed that the agreement with Podar will help the school cater to the emerging educational needs of students, adding that the school will make the students better citizens.

 



Podar Education Network is one of the oldest and largest school networks in India. Established in 1927 and Mahatma Gandhi being the first president of the trust, this 95-year-old education network is spread across India with 136 schools, more than 180,000 students, and 7,600-plus experienced teaching faculty.