New Delhi, August 6, 2015: The 6th Dr. Stya Paul Invitational Inter-School Chess Tournament was held in the school premises from August 4 to August 6, 2015. It gave an insight into Dr. Stya Paul's vision of holistic education, focusing on acquiring thinking skills which ultimately led to an analytical and imaginative individual nurtured in the habit of pragmatic citizenship.
30 schools participated in this mega event and exhibited their talent and acumen. Mr. Pradeep Tayal, Assistant Director Sports, inaugurated the event and emphasised on the beauty of Chess and the invaluable lessons that one can draw from the game. Mr. V.S. Garg, Education Advisor, Apeejay Education Society, graced the closing ceremony.
DPS School, R.K Puram bagged the first position; Modern School, Barakhamba bagged the second position and Maharaja Agarsen Public School was declared the second runners up. The students and teachers were felicitated with mementos and cash prize of Rs. 3000, Rs. 2000 and Rs. 1000 respectively.