Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram hosted the Scholar badge ceremony for Class IX, Sections A – F on Monday, 26th November 2012. The event commenced with the lighting of the lamp. The chief guest was Dr. Sharda Nayak, Member of the DPS Society and Director of the Educational Resources Centre. The Principal, Dr.D.R.Saini, warmly welcomed the chief guest and all the parents. The Vice Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta; and Headmistresses, Ms. Vanita Sehgal and Mrs. Anita Singh graced the occasion.
A traditional instrumental performance was put up by the students. A short video on the achievements of Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram was screened. The Principal, Dr.Saini praised the students for their hard work and dedication. A melodious and enthralling performance by the choir ensued followed by a graceful dance.
Some students of class nine shared their vision of the future. They quoted eminent personalities like Helen Keller, Eleanor Roosevelt and Steve Jobs to show how each individual has the power to make life what he or she wants it to be. Dr. Nayak shared her experiences with the audience and stressed on the need to preserve one’s ideals. She added that success is a stepping stone to one’s contribution towards humanity and thus, is not always permanent. She commended the students for their efforts. The chief guest along with the Principal and Ms.Sehgal, distributed the awards to the students. The vote of thanks was delivered by Ms.Sehgal.