The scholar badge ceremony for Class 9, sections G to M was held on 11 December 2013. Professor Abhishek Mishra, Minister of State for Science and Technology in the U.P. Government was the chief guest for the event. The Principal, Dr. D.R. Saini; Vice-Principal, Mrs Shobha Mehta and Head Mistresses, Ms. Vanita Sehgal and Mrs. Anita Singh graced the occasion.
The cultural programme commenced with an invocatory Indian classical music performance. The Principal felicitated the Chief Guest. The students of DPS.Shiksha Kendra performed an inspiring dance depicting how hard-work, determination and will power can overcome every obstacle. A short film threw light on the achievements of the students in academics as well as sports and extra-curricular activities. A musical play titled ‘Life is what you make of it’ incorporated dance, drama and music to highlight how perseverance can make dreams come true.
At the end of the cultural programme, the chief guest, Prof.Mishra expressed his immense pride in the school, his alma mater. He lauded the parents on raising excellent children and congratulated the teachers. Towards the end of his speech he quoted Nelson Mandela by saying “It is impossible until it is done.”
The Armaan Dogra Memorial Award was given to Aplekshta of class 9-J for being the best All Rounder of the year 2013. Finally, the scholar badges were handed out to students, amidst thunderous applause. The vote of thanks was delivered by Ms.Vanita Sehgal.
Award Ceremony (Part I)
Award Ceremony (Part II)