On 22 December 2011 , DPS R.K Puram hosted the Scholar Badge ceremony for Class X. The occasion was graced by the presence of Mr. Vineet Joshi , the Chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
The event commenced with a musical performance which left the audience spellbound. The school choir presented an ebullient self-composed song, “Love and friendship”. This enchanting experience was followed by a beautifully coordinated fusion of kathak and bharatnatyam , the apsara dance and a Spanish dance by the students of DPS Shiksha Kendra. The Principal , Dr D.R. Saini welcomed all the dignitaries and parents.
The Principal expressed his views about CCE and the importance of formative assessment. He presented the various achievements of the school before the audience. Students voiced their opinion on achieving one’s true potential , stressing on the importance of overcoming obstacles and achieving the goals of tomorrow. The chief guest, Mr.Vineet Joshi, expressed his views on today’s highly competitive world. According to him, “Instead of competing with immediate neighbours , which can be stressful and can lead to disaster, one must compete with oneself, and not others, to achieve success”.
Finally the wait for the momentous scholar badge distribution ended . Ms Sarika Kaushal, the Representative of Classes 9-10, announced the names of the recipients of the blue badges and blazers for academic excellence and red badges and blazers for achievements in extra-curricular activities. The ceremony concluded with a vote of thanks by Ms Vanita Sehgal , Headmistress of middle school. It was a memorable moment for all the awardees.