Monthly Archives: December 2016

Annual Athletic Meet 2016

Annual Athletic Meet 2016

The Annual Athletic Meet for students of classes P3, P4 and P5 for the academic year 2016-17 was held on 23rd December 2016. The Chief Guest, on this occasion was Shri Ram Kripal Yadav, Hon’ble Minister of State, Rural Development (GOI). Shri Ashok Pratap Singh, President, Board of Trustees, Modern Schools along with various other distinguished guests graced the occasion. In his address, Shri Yadav lauded the contribution made by the school towards the holistic development of students and urged the children to make good use of their education and take the school to greater heights. The event began with the March Past by the 8 Houses of the school, complimented by the BSF Brass Band. The day celebrated the physical prowess and athletic abilities of the students. An array of sporting activities that included track and field events, gymnastics, shotput, high jump and long jump were put up by the students. The tug of war and rhythmic gymnastics provided a fun element to the programme. Every student was given an opportunity to participate in the sporting feat of his or her choice. The Trophy for Best March past went to Shaheed Bhagat Singh House while Acharya Vinoba Bhave House won the Trophy for the Inter- House Tug of War and the Trophy for the highest medal tally was bagged by Sarojini Naidu House. The event was well attended and left fond memories in the hearts of each and every one present there.

Inter School Debate Competition for Juniors
Geetanjali Maken English Elocution

Geetanjali Maken English Elocution

The annual Geetanjali Maken English Elocution Contest for the students of P5 was held on 14.12.2016. This contest is held in the memory of Geetanjali Maken, a Modernite and daughter of the ex-President of India, Late Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma. After a preliminary round, 25 students made it to the final round of this intra class event. The result is as follows:

First Prize – Ananya Dhawan of P5 B Second Prize (shared by) – Krisha Kapoor P5 D & Yana Jain P5 E Third Prize (shared by) – Yashna Gadia P5 B & Mannya Narula P5 H Prize for Good Effort (shared by) – Rehan Katyal P5 A, Shruti Singh P5 D & Dhritee Sethi P5 G