ANNUAL SPORTS MEET AND SCHOLAR BADGE CEREMONY
‘UMANG’ (2016-17) FOR CLASSES VI,VII & VIII
Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj hosted its Annual Sports Meet and Scholar Badge Ceremony-‘UMANG’ on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 for Classes VI, VII & VIII in the school premises. Upcoming player of the Indian Cricket Team and an alumnus of our school, Shri Jayant Yadav was the Chief Guest of this mega cultural extravaganza. Rear Admiral M M Chopra, Vice Chairman, The DPS Society and Chairperson, Managing Committee, DPS Vasant Kunj also graced the occasion.
The ceremony commenced with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp followed by the welcome of the eminent guests. The show was a blend of renditions prepared by students in the fields of sports and performing arts. The Chairperson in his address welcomed the young cricketer, Jayant Yadav and praised the young achiever. He highlighted the importance of hard work, consistency and focus to achieve one’s goal.
A wide array of colourful and vibrant events were performed which included Indian classical dance, Spectrum drill, Martial Arts, Happy feet, Kaleidoscope drill, Indian contemporary dance along with March Past and track and field events. Meritorious students of Classes VI, VII & VIII were awarded Scholar Badges and Blue Blazers for the year 2015-16. Students showing exemplary performance in sports were also awarded Sports blazers. The Chief Guest, Shri Jayant Yadav in his address emphasized upon the importance of hard work and dedication in one’s life to achieve one’s goal. He also had an interactive session with the students. The icing on the cake was the Grand finale where all the students converged on the big field. The event concluded with the Vote of Thanks rendered by the Principal lauding the combined efforts of students and teachers in making the event a grand success. This was followed by the National Anthem.