The Scholar Badge Ceremony for class XI, Sections G,H,I,M,N,O,S-X, was held on 16 December 2013. Meritorious students were awarded for excellence in academics and extra-curricular activities. The chief guest was Mrs. Shovana Narayan, Member of DPS Society and Managing Committee, DPS R.K.Puram The Principal, Dr. D.R. Saini; the Vice Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta; Mrs. Pushpa Agarwal, Vice Principal of DPS Shiksha Kendra; and the headmistress, Ms. Vanita Sehgal, were also present. The ceremony commenced with the lighting of the lamp.
The cultural program began with a melodious symphony by the Indian orchestra. This was followed by the welcome address by the Principal where he stressed on the importance of punctuality, honesty and sincerity in a student. A documentary demonstrated the achievements of the school in various fields. There was a motivational song by the school choir followed by a dance performance. An inspirational clip was shown and a few thoughts were shared by the students where they quoted mavericks like Nelson Mandela, Barack Obama and Harivansh Rai Bachhan.
The students of DPS Shiksha Kendra presented a dance. The chief guest addressed the students and spoke about the importance of ethical values and said that ‘a healthy mind leads to a healthy body and a sense of inner happiness’. The most awaited award distribution commenced and the students were awarded gold medals, blue ties, badges and blazers, green badges, red ties and red blazers for excellence in various fields. Special awards like the Unnati Iyer Award and Deepanvita Award were also given to meritorious students. The ceremony concluded with the vote of thanks by Mrs. Shobha Mehta followed by the National Anthem.
Award Ceremony (Part I)
Award Ceremony (Part II)