Glorious Golden years of BLCET
- Baroda Lions Club Education Trust has established English Medium Baroda High Schools at Bagikhana, O.N.G.C and Alkapuri.
- The Trust has helped in shaping the future of youngsters of Baroda who have matured and have realized their dreams under the shade of the Banyan Tree BLCET
- To provide quality education to financially challenged children BLCET established another Baroda High School at Danteshwar (1996). This School follows both English & Gujarati medium of instruction.
- General Stream was introduced in Baroda High School, Alkapuri in 2002 due to the untiring effects of BLCET
- BLCET added another School to its cap named Baroda Lions School in the year 2004- Self Finance English Medium Sec. Hr. Sec. School.
- BLCET has excelled in its aim in providing quality education to the masses.
Various Memorable events were conducted over the last 50 years under the banner of BLCET:
- Tametar Mela
- No Smoking Rally
- Time Rally
- Environment Awareness Programme
- Literature Fair
- Discover Vadodara
- Environment Rally
- Astronomy Exhibition
- Tree Plantation Drives
- Tailoring Classes for Housewives
- Exchange Program between Mill Hill Foundation U.K. and Baroda Lions Club Education Trust
– Two Teachers from Baroda High Schools visited London – U.K.
– Two Teachers from Mill Hill School, London visited India under this exchange programme
- Students and Baroda High Schools participated in Indo-Japan student exchange programme
- A recent addition to the activities of BLCET is the Second Shift of BHS KG Primary Section.
The List is endless ….
Galaxy of stars in the horizon of BLCET – Ex Students of Baroda High Schools
- Vikram Pandit (CEO Citi Bank USA)
- Prince Gupta (Dance India Dance)
- Aditya Reddy (Cricketer)
- Darpan Inani (Chess Champion)
- Shivendra Chawla (Industrialist)
- Satyajit Gaekwad (Politician)
- Paritosh Goswami (Singer)
- Vishal Gujwani (C.A. Topper)
- Ajitesh Argal (Cricketer)
- Manan Desair (Radio Jockey)
- Manav Gohil (Actor)
- Mrs. Geeta Goradia (Industrialist)
- Dr. Parminder Singh (Cardiologist)
- Pankaj Goswami (Singer)
- Akshay Mall (Football Champion)
- Helly Majumdar (Singler)
Thousands of distinguished students have brought laurels to the Trust……
- BLCET was instrumental in bringing LIONS – QUEST Skills for Adolescence Programme to the Vadodara city. Late Dr. Geeta Shah, Professor of Tata Institute of School Sciences – Bombay, a SFA Trained Teacher took initiative to implement the Pilot Project Programme for Grade 7 of Baroda High School, Alkapuri in the year 1991;Now it is a part of regular curriculum in all the schools for Std. 6th, 7th and 8th managed by the Trust.
- BLCET has signed MOU with Bal Gokulam. This initiative is to ignite the passion for learning in the children of unsheltered Multipurpose Children’s Home. BLCET will provide Free Education through Gujarati Medium at BHS Danteshwar.
- BLCET has launched a Anganawadi Project which would benefit the Society at large. The aim of this project is to equip with Anganawadi teachers with the skills that will provide active learning among the children.