“Acting gives you a story to tell, a reason to cry, and lets you for once be someone other than yourself.” – Georgie Roman

New Delhi, Dec 26, 2020: ‘From Page to Stage’ Book Character Dramatization - An Inter-House Competition was held for the students of classes IV & V. Children were attired in their favourite literary characters from fairy tales, Panchtantra and classics books like Harry Potter, Anne Frank, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Sherlock Holmes, Oliver Twist, Helen Keller, etc. Role play is the basis of all dramatic activity. The ability to step into another character’s shoes comes quite naturally to most children. Activities like ‘Character Dramatization’d challenge children to develop a more sensitive understanding of a variety of viewpoints whilst sharpening their language and movement skills. By adopting a role, children can step into the past or future and travel to any location, dealing with issues on moral and intellectual levels. The passionate enactments were appreciated by everyone present. Determination House secured the first position among classes IV and Devotion House bagged first position among classes V.

“Yoga is a light, which once lit will never dim. The better your practice, the brighter your flame.” - B.K.S. Iyengar

New Delhi, Oct 31, 2020: Yoga is an integral part of the School curriculum. With a focus on the importance of a robust body and mind during this pandemic, an Inter-House Yoga Competition was organised for classes IV-V on 31st October 2020.

It was a great delight to see the participants perform various asanas with so much agility. Exquisite yoga postures were a hallmark of all the houses. Students moved from one pose to another effortlessly and seamlessly. The competition boosted the confidence and self-esteem of the young yoga enthusiasts.


Results

Class IV Class V
1st Determination House Devotion House
2nd Devotion House Dedication House
3rd Discipline House Discipline House
4th Dedication House Determination House

The celebration of Founder’s Day began with Spoken Fest 2020 wherein students of classes X and XI performed enthusiastically by celebrating the inspirational power of verses from ‘Reflections in Time’ as a tribute to their Founder Chairman, Dr Stya Paul.

‘Soaring High is My Nature’ exemplifies the fact that academic excellence should go parallel with human excellence. “It is not a disgrace if dreams are unfulfilled, but it is, if we have no dreams to dream.” The event kicked off with these moving words of Dr Stya Paul and remembering the almighty.

The laborious participants of all the four Houses, movingly presented verses from Dr Stya Paul’s book ‘Reflections in Time’ along with their interpretation.

The event wrapped up with the motivational words of the School Principal, Vice-Principal and judges which left an indelible impact on our hearts. This event proved to be a wonderful way of sharing our beloved Chairman Sir’s thoughts and values that continue to inspire us to go that extra mile for what we desire.