Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram hosted the scholar badge ceremony of Class X, Sections A-F on the 30th of November 2012. The event commenced with the lighting of the lamp. The chief guest was Prof. B. P. Khandelwal, Member of DPS Society and Managing Committee, DPS R.K. Puram.
The cultural event started with a spectacular performance by the school orchestra. The Principal, Dr. D.R. Saini welcomed Prof. Khandelwal with a token of regard.
A short video of the achievements of the school was screened. Dr. Saini welcomed all the parents present on the occasion. The Vice-Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta and the Headmistresses, Ms. Vanita Sehgal and Mrs. Anita Singh were also present on the occasion. An enthralling performance was put up by the western vocal choir of the school, after which the classical dancers of the school stole the spotlight.
The students of class ten spoke about the inequality prevalent in our nation and discussed how it be done away with. The students of DPS Shiksha Kendra danced their way into the hearts of those assembled through an energetic dance performance.
The chief guest addressed the students and said that the school encourages holistic development of an individual, which is important as knowledge is not everything and it is one’s duty to be humane. He stressed upon the importance of unity in diversity. “There is not a single problem that cannot be solved when we are united.”
The names of students receiving awards were announced by Ms. Kavita Saxena, the representative of class X and the awards were distributed by the chief guest, the Principal and Ms. Vanita Sehgal. The vote of thanks was delivered by Ms. Vanita Sehgal followed by the National Anthem.