Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram hosted the Scholar Badge Ceremony of Class XII (Sections A-H, P, Q, V) on 19th October 2015. The Scholar Badge Ceremony is the most awaited event as students receive acknowledgement for their academic and extra-curricular excellence.
The Chief Guest for the event was Mr. V. K. Shunglu, the Chairman of DPS Society. The Vice Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta was also present.
The event commenced with the lighting of the lamp and felicitation of the Chief Guest. The Vice Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta welcomed the gathering. A mesmerising classical composition was performed by the school orchestra. This was followed by an invocation dance to Lord Ganesh, and a screening of a video highlighting Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram’s achievements in academics, extra-curriculars and sports. Various Sanskrit shlokas were recited. Members of the Dance Society performed a scintillating Bharatnatyam dance recital. Students of Class XII recounted the experiences of their journey in the school, and talked about the ways in which DPS R. K. Puram has taught them to redefine their limits. A motivational video about Steve Jobs’ path to success was showcased.
The Chief Guest, Mr. V. K. Shunglu appreciated the efforts of the students and spoke about the importance of working together.
The representative of class XII, Mr. Shachindra Sharma conducted the much anticipated award distribution with Mr. V. K. Shunglu and Mrs. Shobha Mehta presenting the awards. Meritorious students were awarded gold medals, blue ties, blue badges and blue blazers for continuous academic excellence. Gold medals, red ties and red blazers were also awarded to students excelling in extra-curricular activities such as sports, music and dance.
The vote of thanks was delivered by Ms. Anuradha Dang. The ceremony concluded with the National Anthem.
Class XII Scholar Badge Opening Ceremony
Class XII Scholar Badge Award Ceremony