The Students’ Joint Stock Company
“Ascension” is the perfect example of experiential learning that we follow in our school. Founded in 2012 at the initiative of the Commerce department and very enterprising students, the company has been scaling newer heights of success and popularity ever since. It simulates the functioning of stock exchange where the shareholders are teachers and students and it is run entirely by a team of students from classes XI and XII, who work the whole year round to make a substantial profit from the stocks bought by the shareholders.
The company aims at imparting in-depth knowledge of running a business with all its facets such as accounting, financing, creative coordination, sales techniques and product development and sale. Leadership, team work, decision making, and good communication skills are the important life skills that these young entrepreneurs take away from this project.
- Ascension offers a diverse range of products to the students and teachers, which include the ever-popular homemade cakes, nachos, ice creams, and refreshing lemonade every day during recess.
- The company also provides craft material to classes 6 and 7 for their annual craft projects.
- This year, the company organised the second addition of the Bhavan’s Business Quiz (BBQ 2017) which received an overwhelmingly positive