National Award

Divya Sijwali and Tishya Chandok in 'India's Top 20 Under 20' of Brainfeed magazine

Whitecanvas India and Brainfeed magazine organised a competition- ‘India’s Top 20 Under 20’. Out of the 10,000 entries from across the country, six gruelling rounds, which included two jury rounds  and a time span covering  eleven months,  the final twenty winners were declared, which included Divya and Tishya. 

Through  powerpoint presentations,  both showcased  their individual  projects, which has created a social impact,  as  their work  was related to education of the less privileged,  through  virtual online classes, donation of  clothes and devices  and  book donation drives. ,  

The names of the twenty  winners will feature on the cover of the Brainfeed magazine.

We congratulate Divya Sijwali and Tishya Chandok and wish them more success in their future endeavors. 

Divya Sijwali

Tishya Chandok

Divya Sijwali selected to receive Talerang’s 25 Under 25 award

Great news yet again for Divya Sijwali ! She has been selected to receive Talerang’s 25 Under 25 award. The award is given to students who have made their presence felt in areas such as entrepreneurship, sports, and have created a social impact with their talent. 

Divya will  share her thoughts on the award and her journey with Project Sehpaathi, a social initiative in an interview with a core team member from Talerang. She will also receive free mentorship from industry leaders from diverse backgrounds, such as Tanushree Bagrodia (Head Finance, Udaan), Hitesh Gararia (Senior Partner, KPMG) , Ramit Bhatnagar (COO, MJ Global) , Anuradha Sharma (Founder, Fulki), Neerja Tiku (Professor, School of Planning and Architecture), Seema Kamble (Social Educator, American School of Bombay)  and Akshay Navaladi (Co-Founder at Healthskool Pharmacy)

Budding Skaters

On the occasion of National Sports Day on 29 August 2021, “South Delhi Roller Skating Championship 2021” was organized under the aegis of BSMG Group (Bharat Sports Management Group). The competition saw active participation from children in the various age categories from ‘Under 7’  to the ‘Under 18’ age groups.  The budding talents 

  • Arjun Singh of class I B participated in the ‘under 7’ category and won the Gold medal under Adjustable Speed category.
  • Ananya Chaturvedi of class KG A participated in the ‘under 7’ category and won the Silver medal. She was the youngest participant in the age category. 

The event was organized at the Siri Fort Sports complex.  Over 100 skating enthusiasts took part and showcased their skills and abilities in the various events.

Students win accolades at Interschool Poetry Film competition(National)

Interschool Poetry Film competition (National) was organised by Chinh India on 20 August 2021.

Our students won two awards.

  • Best Camera – Rishit Khanna and Samaira Monga of class IV B in the Junior category.
  • Best Narration – Aadya Kamath of class IX A and Manya Kamath of class XII A in the Senior category

Samaira Monga

Rishit Khanna

Manya Kamath

Aadya Kamath

Our EWS Student wins Cadence scholarship by Joining Hands

Joining Hands, a Delhi based registered NGO, a non-profit organization,   sensitizes the youth by imparting education, training and developing skills,  through its various youth empowerment initiatives.  

One of their programmes, the Cadence Scholarship program, was conceptualized and implemented with the support of Cadence Design Systems Private Limited & Concern India Foundation in 2016. It addresses  the issue of retaining talented students from the lesser privileged section of  society in the academic cycle for better livelihood. 

Suitable students are identified through a rigorous process, and with the help of counseling sessions, research on the available courses and the admission process, the selected students are helped to make an informed career choice. The continual monitoring of their academic performance, the all-encompassing support, the mentoring and life skill sessions ensures that the beneficiaries of the scholarship reach their highest level of personal achievement. 

We are proud to share that after a rigorous selection process, Shalini Yadav of class 12 has been offered full scholarship into a college of her choice. She will receive financial support for her key educational expenses like course fees, hostel charges, books, etc.

We congratulate her for her efforts and wish her the best always.

Students shine at India Spelling Bee 2020

In the Regional Finale Round of India’s  Spelling Bee 2020, Dhir Vikram Aggarwal of class II B  had won Third position, Neil Vikram Aggarwal of class III had won the Second position while Tishya Chandok of class VIII secured  the Third position. 

In  the National Finale Round held on 15 August, winners from all the four regions contested against each other. 

Dhir Vikram Aggarwal of class II B   won the First position while Neil Vikram Aggarwal of class III bagged the Third position. A proud moment for the two brothers. The results were declared in an online National Result Declaration event organised on Zoom, wherein each contestant of the National Round were interviewed and the National champions announced. 

Neil Vikram Aggarwal

Dhir Vikram Aggarwal

Pratyaksh - Runner Up at AITA Lawn Tennis Championship

Pratyaksh of class X C was the Runner-Up in AITA Championship Series ‘Under 18 Boys’ Singles Lawn Tennis tournament held at Gurgaon on 09 August 2021.

It was a special achievement for him as it was his first tournament after the lockdown.

Smayan Gupta won the CFN Book review contest

A CFN Book review contest was organised by CFN on 21 July. Smayan Gupta of class X A is the winner in the 11 to 14 year age category. His insightful review of Trevor Noah’s book ‘Born a Crime’ showed a good grasp of themes and plot. The review featured in the August edition of  Child Friendly News.

Winners of Climate Reality India's Summer Programme 2021

A skill-enhancing practice-based summer programme on earth and climate change was organized in July 2021 by the ‘Climate Project Foundation’ where the students learned the concepts and skills from experts in the field of biodiversity, film making, storytelling and social media. Out of 200 students who were part of the programme, Medha Setia of class XI A won the first position in the story writing competition and Tanveer Singh of class IX A bagged the second position in the film making category. 

Medha Setia

Tanveer Singh

National Winners of Young Scientists Virtual Fair

Young Scientists Virtual Fair was organised by Bridge Intelia Knowledge Solutions Pvt. Ltd. in the month of May-June 2021. 

There were four national winners in the gold category from classes VI- VIII. Their projects were uploaded, graded and shortlisted.  In the final round, the students  had a one – on-one interaction with the judges. The winners are- Kabir Chugh- VI C, Aahana Sawan -VII A,  Sara Dyarakoti-VII B and Dikshita Chattopadhyay -VII B

The National Silver Winners are Rhea Luthra- XC and Krishiv Wahi of XB.

Advaye’s artwork selected for Kalam’s World Records

Advaye Gupta of class VII B participated in an art and craft event conducted virtually by Kalam’s World Records,  on 27 June 2021. Advaye’s art work with the theme – “Love your Earth to live your Life”, was selected. It was a beautifully sketched piece which was titled ’ Heart is Healthy when it is in Peace and Harmony with Nature’.

A total of 38 students participated in this event. Each participating student had created their own art as per the given theme on an A4 size paper. All the drawings were merged together to form a 40 Sq.Ft. art piece.A new world record validated by ‘Kalam World Records’ was created.

Advaye Gupta

Debshata Choudhary makes it to the final round of Ganga Quest, National level Online Quiz

Debshata Choudhary of XI C, a member of the Eco club,  had made it to the final round of the GANGA QUEST, a National level online quiz organized by the Ministry of Environment and , after qualifying 4 preliminary rounds. In the final round, he stood sixth out of 35 participants. The final round was conducted by quiz master Ajay Poonia. He will be receiving a cash prize of ₹ 2500 and a certificate of Merit.

Debshata Choudhary

Congratulations to the future Changemaker

Vrinda Arora of class VIII C bagged the Lenovo Smarter Ed Scholarship,  sponsored by Lenovo,  in association with The Hindustan Times. Out of the 60,000 registrations that had come in from 1300 different schools, Vrinda’ s name featured among the top 32 candidates in the North zone,  and amongst the 100 winners in the country.  The winners were felicitated  in an live online ceremony,  on 25 June 2021,  and also featured in the Hindustan Times and the Mint.  The top 100 winners were rewarded with Lenovo laptops and tablets,  worth 25 lakhs.

Vrinda Arora

Divya Sijwali selected as a head of ENpower's Student Advisory Board

Divya Sijwali of class XI A has been selected as one of the heads of ENpower’s Student Advisory Board (SAB) for the academic year 2021-22. She was selected as a member, after her participation in the IFT competition. She also had a session with some speakers from the UN on SDGs. Based on her involvement in the school’s social projects. Divya was selected to head a team, which includes members from schools across the country. The UN Sustainable Development Goal campaign will be headed by Divya Sijwali now. In her capacity as a student Advisor, she would be the prime person in charge of handling and suggesting amendments.

Smayan Gupta was adjudicated as the best speaker at the debating event organised by ‘Behes’

Smayan Gupta of class  X A was adjudicated as the best speaker at the debating event organised by ‘Behes’ in May 2021. There were 190 speakers in all from 8 cities. Behes follows a very competitive format of debating in which a participant needs to qualify many elimination rounds, to reach the finals. Smayan would now be participating in Maha Behes on 27 June 2021.

Somave Nath Sawhney won the first prize in the 'Under 18' Chess Tournament

Somave Nath Sawhney of class XII A won the first prize in the ‘Under 18’ chess tournament,  out of 103 participants. The tournament was organised by ADD-ED India,  in association with the Action Committee,  in May 2021. He has received an e- certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 15,000 for winning this tournament.

Divya Sijwali & Adya Aggarwal are grand prize winners at Youth Writing contest organised by Belongg

Adya Aggarwal and Divya Sijwali have been declared as the grand prize winners in the Youth Writing contest. 

Belongg, a social venture, that seeks to bring discrimination-free services  to people who face prejudice and bias due to their identity,  had organised a yourh writing competition in May 2021.  The theme for the same was ‘Inclusivity’. Students were given the option of writing an essay, a flash fiction piece, or a poem.  

Adya Aggarwal class XII D  – Grand prize winner in the  Poem writing category.

Divya Sijwali XI A  Grand prize winner in the Essay writing category . 

Both received gift vouchers of ₹1000 and certificates.

Students were given the option of writing an essay, a flash fiction piece, or a poem.  

Adya Aggarwal class XII D – Grand prize winner in the  Poem writing category.
Divya Sijwali XI A  Grand prize winner in the Essay writing category .
Both receive gift vouchers of ₹1000 and certificates.  

Saanvi Sharma won the Second position in All India Virsa Routes2Roots-Classical Solo Dance Competition

Saanvi Sharma of class V A participated in the 9th All India Virsa Routes2Roots Inter- School Competition and won the 2nd position under Classical Solo Dance category.