Winners (Bangalore) of Wonderla Environment and Energy Conservation Awards (WEECA) 2019 Announced

-- More than 200 Schools from across Karnataka and Tamil Nadu participated in WEECA 2019-20 --

Bengaluru, Thursday, February 27th 2020:

Wonderla Holidays today announced the winners of the “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards – 2019” for schools across Karnataka and Tamil Nadu who have adopted innovative ways to conserve natural resources. The evening started with a cultural program followed by the award distribution ceremony held at the Wonderla Park, Bengaluru. Ms. Radhika Narayan, Kannada Film Actress presented the awards to the winners in the presence of Mr. George Joseph, Joint Managing Director of Wonderla Holidays and Bangalore Park Head Mr. Mahesh MB.

WEECA - “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards” is an annual property of Wonderla Holidays to acknowledge and reward schools, that have adopted the most innovative and effective practices to conserve and manage natural resources in their premises and to create awareness about the environment in younger minds and encourage them to ‘Go Green’.

The eight consecutive year of “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards” contest received an overwhelming response with over 200 schools from across Karnataka and Tamil Nadu sending in their entries. The short-listing of nominations was based on a complete audit of the schools’ overall environmental practices carried out by its management and students. Wonderla has been ISO 14001 certified for being environment friendly and conserving natural resources, and has taken up several ‘Go Green’ and ‘Save Nature’ initiatives in support of green movement.

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Speaking about the initiative, Mr. George Joseph, Joint Managing Director of Wonderla Holidays said, “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards is very much in line with our brand’s objective to create a green world. The key objective of the award is to create awareness amongst the school children about the importance of nature and why it is critical to conserve and protect nature. The award was instituted to encourage schools to help and build a healthier environment through the involvement of students who can evolve to be green warriors in the future.”
Mr. Joseph further added, “We are very pleased with the responses we have received and would like to congratulate all the winners. I also thank each participating school who came forward and took part in this noble initiative.”

The 1st prizewinner Maharishi Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Hosur was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 50, 000/-. The 2nd prize was shared by Delhi Public School, Bangalore North and Christ School (Dharmaram College P.O), Bangalore with each being given a cash award of Rs, 25,000/-. The 3rd prize was shared between 3 schools - Coorg Public School, Coorg, Jnanadeepa Senior Secondary School, Javalli and Vagdevi Vilas School, Marathahalli, Bangalore with each school being given a cash award of Rs. 15000/-.

From this edition of the awards, in addition to the awards given to schools, the teachers who undertook initiatives and supports students in implementing various environment and energy conservation activities in schools were recognized and facilitated Mr. Baskar Naik M from D K Z P M H P School, Dakshina Kannada, won the first prize in this category, followed by Mr. Sunil A from Sri Sathya Sai Loka Seva High School, Dakshina Kannada, at second place and Mr. Chandrashekar from Govt High School Iggalure at third place. The first, second and third place winners were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 20,000, Rs.15,000 and Rs. 10,000 respectively along with Trophy & Certificate of Appreciation.

Apart from the cash prize, the winners were also awarded with a ‘Trophy’ and ‘Certificate of Appreciation’. In addition, Wonderla also gave away special recognition awards to 30 other schools across Karnataka.

Winners List - Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Award 2019 -2020

Name of the SchoolsRemarks
Maharishi Vidya Mandir Senior Sec. School, Hosur1st Prize
Delhi Public School, Bangalore North2nd Prize
Christ School (Dharmaram College P.O), Bangalore
Coorg Public School, Coorg3rd Prize
Jnanadeepa Senior Secondary School, Javalli
Vagdevi Vilas School, Marathahalli, Bangalore

Teachers Award

Name of the SchoolsName of the TeachersRemarks
D K Z P M H P SchoolMr. Baskar Naik M1st Prize
Sri Sathya Sai Loka Seva High SchoolMr. Sunil A2nd Prize
Govt High School IggalureMr. Chandrashekar3rd Prize

Special recognition award

The Samhita Academy, BangaloreBangalore
Vagdevi Vilas School, VarthurBangalore
Vagdevi Vilas School, WhitefieldBangalore
SJES Central School,VirgonagarBangalore
Lowry Memorial Higher Secondary School, Doorvani NagarBangalore
Christ Academy ICSE School, Begur-Koppa RoadBangalore
Samuel Public School K.R PuramBangalore
Jubilee English High School, VijinapuraBangalore
Mount Carmel Central School, MaryhillDakshina Kannada
Sri Sathya Sai Loka Seva High School, AlikeDakshina Kannada
D K Z P M H P School, KadeshivalayaDakshina Kannada
St. Agnes CBSE SchoolDakshina Kannada
Delhi Public SchoolMysore
Purna Chetana Public School, Rayankere PostMysore
Mysore Public School, H D Kote RoadMysore
St. Rossello's Central SchoolMysore
DAV Public SchoolMysore
JSS Public School ChamrajnagarChamarajanagar
Don Bosco English Medium SchoolChitradurga
Vidya Vikasa English High SchoolChitradurga
Anmol Public SchoolDavangere
Govt. High School, GojanurGadag
Vijaya School, HassanHassan
Kempegowda Residential SchoolTumkur
Karaumbiah's Academy For Learning & SportsKodagu
Govt High School, IggalurRamanagara
Kamaraj International School, VayalurCuddalore
Sneha Deepam Matric Hr. Sec. SchoolVellore
Glazebrooke Public SchoolSalem
St. Patrick's A.I. Hr. Sec. School, AdyarChennai

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Wonderla Environment and Energy Conservation Awards (Kochi) Presented

Environment and Energy conservation Awards instituted by Wonderla Holidays for schools in Kerala and Tamil Nadu were presented to the winners by renowned film actor Shri. Indrans, at the function held in Wonderla Kochi on Wednesday, 19th February 2020.

The first prize winner Excel Public School, Kunnamkulam, Thrissur District was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 50000. S H Higher Secondary School, Perunnai, Kottayam and Chavara Darsan CMI Public School, Koonammavu, Ernakulam shared the second position and were awarded Rs. 25000 each. A cash prize of Rs.15000 was awarded to M.N.U.J. Nadar Higher Secondary School, Madurai (Tamil Nadu), K.E. Carmel Central School, Muhamma (Alappuzha) and St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Pattom (Thiruvananthapuram) who shared the third position. Apart from the cash prize, the winners were also awarded with a trophy and a certificate of appreciation.

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Excel Public School, Kunnamkulam, Thrissur District receiving the 1st Prize in Wonderla Environment and Energy Conservation Awards 2019 from Shri. Indrans (Film Actor). Wonderla Holidays Founder Shri. Kochouseph Chittilapilly, Joint Managing Director, Shri. George Joseph, Wonderla Kochi Park Head Shri. Ravikumar M.A. nearby.

From this edition of the awards, in addition to the awards given to schools, the teachers who undertook initiatives and supports students in implementing various environment and energy conservation activities in schools were recognized and facilitated. Sr. Gigi P James from St. Mary’s Girl’s High School, Kanjirappilly, Kottayam won the first prize in this category, followed by Mr. A.M. Anzari from K.V.U.P. School, Pangode, Thiruvananthapuram at second place and Mr. Askar Ali from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Vythiri, Wayanad at third place. The first, second and third place winners were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 20,000, Rs.15,000 and Rs. 10,000 respectively along with Trophy & Certificate of Appreciation.

The function was presided over by Wonderla Holidays Founder Shri. Kochouseph Chittilappilly in the presence of Wonderla Holidays Ltd. Joint Managing Director, Shri. George Joseph. The keynote address was delivered by Shri. Indrans. Wonderla Kochi Park Head, Shri. Ravikumar M. A. welcomed the guests and Asst. Manager - HSE, Shri. Gigarin Chacko delivered vote of thanks. While addressing the students, Shri. Indrans stated that the award distributed to the schools will help in building awareness among the students on the importance of protecting and conserving nature. He also wished the students, the future generation to be better nature lovers.

Winners List

Name of the SchoolDistrictRemarks
Excel Public School, KunnamkulamThrissurFirst Prize
S H Higher Secondary School, ChanganacherryKottayamSecond Prize
Chavara Darsan CMI Public School, KoonammavuErnakulamSecond Prize
Madurai Nadar Uravinmurai's Jayaraj Nadar H S S, MaduraiMaduraiThird Prize
K E Carmel Central School, MuhammaAlappuzhaThird Prize
St. Mary's Higher Secondary School, PattomThiruvananthapuramThird Prize

Best 30

K V U P S, PangodeThiruvananthapuram
Santhigiri Vidyabhavan Senior Secondary School
Mulamoottil Central School, KozhencherryPathanamthitta
Balikamatom Higher Secondary School
Govt. U P School, Poozhikkad
Aiswarya Public School, KalakkodeKollam
Govt. High School, AyaparampuAlappuzha
Mary Rani Public School, ChanganacherryKottayam
St. Mary's Girls High School, Kanjirappally
Holy Queen's U P School, RajakumariIdukki
Vimala Public School, Thodupuzha East
Carmel Jyothi Special School, Adimali
Holy Cross Convent School, KangarapadyErnakulam
Bhavan's Vidya Mandir, Elamakkara
Bethlehem Dayara High School, Njaralloor
Fr. Mathew Alakalam Public School, ChalakudyThrissur
St. Paul's Public School, Kuriachira
G H S, BemmanurPalakkad
Bench Mark International School, TirurMalappuram
K H M Higher Secondary School, Valakkulam
St. Sebastian's H S S, KoodaranhiKozhikode
Vanmukham Elempilad M LP School, Chingapuram
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, VythiriWayanad
Ursuline English Medium School, VilayancodeKannur
Govt. High School, Kottila
Mahakavi P Smaraka Govt. Vocational Higher Secondary School, BellikothKasaragod
Islamiyah Matriculation Higher Secondary School, KarumbukkadaiCoimbatore
S V G V Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Karamadai
Kamala Subramaniam Matriculation Higher Secondary SchoolThanjavur
Yagappa International School, Arul Gardens

Winners (Hyderabad) of Wonderla Environment and Energy Conservation Awards (WEECA) 2019 Announced

Hyderabad: Friday, March 6th 2020: Wonderla Holidays announced the winners of “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards – 2019” for schools across Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and North Karnataka. The awards were presented to the winners by Divine Miss Earth India 2019. Ms Tajaswini Manogna - in the presence of Wonderla Holidays Director, Mr Arun K Chittilappilly, President, Shri. Sivadas M and Park Head, Shri. Madhusudhan Gutta at the function held in Wonderla Hyderabad on Friday, 6th March 2020.

WEECA - “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards” is an annual property of Wonderla Holidays to acknowledge and reward schools, that have adopted the most innovative and effective practices to conserve and manage natural resources in their premises and to create awareness about the environment in younger minds and encourage them to ‘Go Green’.

1st prize winner Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul Hyderabad was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 50 000-.
2nd prize winner V.S. St John s Hr Sec School Krishna Dist shared the 2nd position and were awarded Rs. 25 000- each

The 1st prize winner Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul, Hyderabad was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 50,000/-. Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Public School, Hyderabad and V.S. St John's Hr Sec School, Krishna Dist shared the 2nd position and were awarded Rs. 25,000/- each. Bhashyam Blooms Boys Residential School (Hyderabad) Appa Public School (Kalaburagi) and Viswasanthi English Medium High School (Krishna Dist) who shared the third position were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 15,000/- each. Apart from the cash prize, the winners were also awarded with a ‘Trophy’ and ‘Certificate of Appreciation’. In addition, Wonderla also gave away special recognition awards to 30 other schools across Telangana, AP & North Karnataka.

From this edition of the awards, in addition to the awards given to schools, the teachers who undertook initiatives and supports students in implementing various environment and energy conservation activities in schools were recognized and facilitated Mr.Mupparapu Narendhar Kumar from MPPS Suryatanda, Suryapet won the first prize in this category, followed by Mr. Syed Khadar Basha from , Army Public School, Hyderabad, at second place and Mr. Buruga Praveen Pal from V.S. St John's Hr Sec School, Krishna Dist at third place. The first, second and third place winners were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 20,000, Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 10,000 respectively along with Trophy & Certificate of Appreciation

This third consecutive year of “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards” contest and received a remarkable participation from 146 schools from Telangana, AP & North Karnataka. The short listing of nominations was based on a complete audit of the schools’ overall environmental practices carried out by its management and students. Wonderla has been ISO 14001 certified for being environment friendly and conserving natural resources, and has taken up several ‘Go Green’ and ‘Save Nature’ initiatives in support of green movement.

This third consecutive year of “Wonderla Environment & Energy Conservation Awards” contest and received remarkable participation from 146 schools from Telangana, AP & North Karnataka. The shortlisting of nominations was based on a complete audit of the schools’ overall environmental practices carried out by its management and students. Wonderla has been ISO 14001 certified for being environment friendly and conserving natural resources and has taken up several ‘Go Green’ and ‘Save Nature’ initiatives in support of the green movement.

2nd Prize winner Bhavan s Public School Hyderabad shared the 2nd position and were awarded Rs. 25 000- each.

Winner List

Name of the SchoolLocation
Chavara AcademyAdilabad
Sri Rama Rural High School (E.M.)Guntur
Army Public SchoolHyderabad
Meridian SchoolHyderabad
Oxford Grammar SchoolHyderabad
Samashti International SchoolHyderabad
Sri Saraswathi Sisu Mandir High SchoolHyderabad
Shree Swaminarayan GurukulJadcherla
Alphores e-Techno SchoolKarimnagar
Blooming minds Central SchoolKhammam
Kendriya VidyalayaKhammam
Sri Ushodaya Educational InstitutionsKrishna
N.St.Mathew's Public SchoolKrishna
The Athena SchoolKurnool
CRR Secondary SchoolKurnool
Fatima VidyalayamMahabubnagar
Telangana model SchoolMancherial
Geetha High SchoolMedak
The Jain International SchoolMedak
Geetanjali High SchoolMedchal
Hi-Tech Modern Residential High SchoolMedchal
St. Pious X SchoolMedchal
SPS High SchoolMedchal
SSR High SchoolMedchal
Niraj International SchoolMedchal
R.B.V.R.R. High SchoolNizamabad
Rainbow International SchoolSangareddy
St. Gabriel's High SchoolWarangal
Ekashila Group Of InstitutionsWarangal
Disney Land High SchoolWarangal