Annual Athletic Meet
Annual Sports Day of Delhi Public School was held on November 24, 2018. The programme began with a welcome speech by Yashika Shah, a student of class XI, followed by the divine rendition of shloka by the choir to pay salutations to the Almighty. Thereafter, four students, Tushar Jain, Aryash Moudgil, Aryan Anand and Jhanvi Sharma, held the torch with pride and took the round of the ground. This was entailed by the unfurling of the school flag by the Principal, Mrs. Balmit Kaur. The Head Girl, Ridhi Shah, then administered the oath to the students to participate in the sports day with true sportsman spirit. The Principal, Mrs. Balmit Kaur, then declared the Annual Athletic Meet 2018 open.
There were three different categories Sub Junior (classes VI – VII), Junior (classes VIII – IX) and Senior (classes X – XII) categories. Main events were Shot Put, Long Jump, Triple Jump and Javelin Throw. This was followed by the track events including 800 meters race, 100 meters sprint, 200 meters sprint, 4×100 meters Relay Race and 80 meters hurdle race. It was a delight to see the excitement with which children challenged themselves and competed in various events.
The event reached its acme with the prize distribution ceremony. In Sub Junior Category the Best Athlete Boy was Harnoor Singh Bedi of Class VII B and the Best Athlete Girl was Ananya Bhatia of class VI B. In Junior Category the Best Athlete Boy was Puneet Chaudhry of Class IX C and the Best Athlete Girl was Jhanvi Sharma of class IX D. In Senior Category the Best Athlete Boy was Aryash Moudgil of Class XII and the Best Athlete Girl was Abidha Jain of class X C. In the end the meet was declared closed by the Principal, Mrs. Balmit Kaur.
Children played games like green light and chase the rabbit. A party was also organised and children danced to the beats of garba.