The school celebrated Independence Day on 09.08.2018. General VK Singh, PVSM, AVSM, YSM (Retd.) Former Chief of Army Staff and presently Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The Chairman and other members of the Managing Committee of Modern School were also present. The School Orchestra played patriotic songs ‘भारत हमको जान से प्यारा है’ and ‘कदम कदम बढ़ाए जा’. The feature ‘हैं सबसे मधुर वो गीत’ highlighted the role of patriotic songs sung in pre – independence era to motivate the common man to fight for their independence. These songs were sung at religious functions, marriages and even as lullabies. The Headmistress, Mrs. Manju Rajput along with other teachers participated in the Independence Day celebrations and sang जाने वाले सिपाही से पूछो |The performance of the students and teachers was applauded by all present.