NTSE 2nd Stage Results 2008-09

The National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is a national level scholarship programme in India to identify and nurture talented students. The scheme is open to students of Indian nationality. Only students studying in Class VIII are eligible to appear for the selection process. As it is organized by an official body (NCERT), it is widely regarded as the most prestigious examination at the high school level in the country. A scholarship of Rs. 500 per month, under the present scheme, is awarded to the selected candidates for pursuing courses in sciences and social sciences up to the doctoral level and in professional courses like medicine and engineering up to the second-degree level. Any regular student studying in class VIII in a recognized school situated in the NCT of Delhi and has secured an aggregate of 60% marks (55% in case of reserved category) or more in class VII examination is eligible. Candidates are required to pass the State Level and National Level Examinations and clear the Interview before being awarded the scholarship.

S.No.
Name
Class
Marks
1.
Shreyas Padhy
IX-G
186
2.
Kartikeya Gupta
IX-B
184
3.
Prateek Alkesh
IX-H
180
4.
Vidit Bhargava
IX-J
174
5.
` Utkarsh Agarwal
IX-G
173
6.
Kartik Sawhney
IX-G
170
7.
Shuchi Agrawal
IX-E
164
8.
Ishita Batra
IX-F
163
9.
Shreya Mondol
IX-F
163
10.
Ankit Agarwal
IX-F
161
11.
Barun Patra
IX-L
161

Principal Dr D R Saini felicitated with ‘Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan Samman’

It was a proud moment for Delhi Public School, R K Puram when its Principal, Dr D. R. Saini, was conferred the ‘Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan Memorial National Teacher Award 2009’ by the National Child and Women Development Charitable Trust on the occasion of Teacher’s Day. He has also been nominated as Member of Planning Commission in the Consultative Group on Elementary Education, Secondary Education and Literacy – Mid term appraisal of the 11th Five Year Plan. Dr. Saini has recently taken over as the Principal after the retirement of Dr. (Mrs) Shayama Chona.

The award is a fitting tribute to Dr Saini for his invaluable contribution to the field of education in his 31 years with the school.