Senior Athletic Meet on 19 December 2018
( Classes VI to XII)
SPIC MACAY performance by Ms. Madhavi Mudgal on 20 December 2018
Project Drishti that was initiated in school by V. Chaitanya and Muskaan Bhatt of class XI, aims at providing quality education to the visually impaired students. Harmony is an annual event organized by the Global Education and Leadership Foundation which brings together students from across the country with the objective of searching for social, action-oriented leadership talent. Project Drishti was our entry for Harmony 2018. Our school bagged the firt prize among 10 other schools participating from all over the country. V. Chaitanya and Muskaan were awarded a cheque of ₹10,000 each which they have donated for funding other school campaigns.
Indian Oil Corporation ltd. organised an interschool quiz as a part of their Vigilance Awareness Week. The event witnessed a participation of over 45 teams from Delhi and NCR. Our school team comprising of Siddharth Bhattacharjee of X B and Suyash Chitre of X C came first and were awarded a trophy, medals, certificates and a cash prize of Rs 24000.
On 24 October 2018, V. Chaitanya , a team leader of Project Drishti which is conceptualized around providing quality education to the visually impaired, showcased the elements of the project at the IILM Young Citizen Award for Innovation & Social Impact. The project won the first prize out of 60 others that were presented by different schools from all over the country. The prize distribution ceremony took place on 24th itself at the UN House in Lodhi Estate during UN Day celebrations where Mr. Yuri Afanasiev ,the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India, handed over a trophy as well as a cheque of Rs. 1 lakh to V. Chaitanya. The entire prize money has been donated by the project members back to school and will be put to use for developing more learning tools for the visually impaired and funding activities of the other We Care projects in school.
The students are-
Aarushi Guleria of IX C, Siddhartha Voleti of VII B and Akhil Burra of VII C and Priyanandini Bali of VI A.
Madhuban Publication has been honouring students of Delhi schools for meritorious performance in Class X Hindi board examination. Vanshika Kathuria of XI C scored 99 out of 100 and Batul Nadeem of XI D scored 98 out of 100 in Hindi and have received a certificate of excellence.
The department of science and technology organised the centre level science competition in which around 20 schools per category participated and our team comprising of Yatin Kohli of XI D and Soumya Karnani of XI A have qualified for the state level competition under the theme "Health and Hygiene".
On 22 October 2018, The department of science and technology organized the Central Level Children Science Congress. 18 teams from 9 zones of Delhi participated in the Central Level competition wherein our team comprising of Avni Sharma and Jayita Diwan of XI D after securing the first position in the zonal level participated in the senior level category of Ecosystem and Ecosystem Services, in which their project “Seed Treatment and Water Retention” secured the first position. They have qualified for the state level competition.
The Annual Inter-School Commerce Festival ‘ComAstitva - 2018’ was organised by the Delhi Public School, R.K.Puram. V Chaitanya of XI and Nehal Vijay XII participated in Art Com - Online Caricature Making Competition. Their online entry received the 3rd prize out of 60 participating schools.
In the event Fin-o-Rama , Aditya Sharma and Sandeed Farooq of class XII and Mahika Wadhwa of class XI won the First Runners up prize. The event had two successive rounds of elimination - a written quiz and an on-the-spot expression of various accounting principles and conventions using acting. The final round consisted of dumb charades where students had to guess the names of various brands.
XDEBATE was held at Heritage Xperiential Learning School Gurugram on 29 October 2018. It was a knockout style parliamentary debate where 16 schools were part of tournament bracket. Our school team consisted of Shrey Chhabra, Sanjeet Aggarwal, V.Chaitanya and Snighdha Soti. Our school won all four debates and defeated TSRS Aravali in final to win the tournament. Chaitanya won best speaker in final round while Shrey Chhabra won best speaker in semi final and quarter final.
IIT Delhi organized Exordium a multiple event fest on 16 October 2018. Our students, Shrey Chhabra and Sanjeet Aggarwal participated in the debate and spoke on the motion " This house regrets rise of coaching institutes" in prelims to qualify for final round where they defeated Modern School Vasant Vihar to secure the first position in the competition.
In the poster making competition on the theme “bullying” Priyali Kumari of class XI and Ojaswi of class XII won a special mention award for their poster.