Apeejay School International organises its Annual Sports Meet
New Delhi: Apeejay School International, South Delhi celebrated its first in-person Annual Sports Meet recently amidst a lot of fun and frolic environment.
The day dawned crisp and clear and the just-risen sun shone softly on the sports ground, bringing with it a flurry of early morning activities as the enthusiastic sports lovers and supporters gathered on ground all geared up for the day’s performances. The sports day was celebrated for Primary Years and Middle Years students from Nursery to Grade 9.
The Sports Meet began with the welcome speech by the principal Mr Purushottam Dutt Vashist . This was followed by oath taking ceremony. Our little shining stars of PYP Early Years – Nursery and Reception presented pom-pom drill followed by a multi prop drill by students of grade 1 to grade 5 enchanting everyone with their rhythmical movements. Students of Grade 6 to Grade 9 presented a structural equilibrium involving YOGA Asanas to the tuneful chants of Sanskrit shlokas followed by demonstration of their skills through dance and amazing stunts to the tunes of a melodious song. All the drills were well received and appreciated by the audience.
The crowning glory of the whole event was the track events which included fun races, sprint races and relay races that were very nostalgic. Our tiny-tots of Nursery and Reception and their parents thoroughly enjoyed the sensory race.
The ceremony came to a closure with prize distribution ceremony. Mrs. Ritu Mehta, Principal, Apeejay School Sheikh Sarai awarded the medals to the winners. The National Anthem sung at the end, left each one of us with the spirit of Nationality, integrity and harmony.
About Apeejay School International: Ideally located at a prime location in South Delhi, Apeejay School International is slated to be Delhi’s first and only comprehensive international, day boarding school with state of the art, centrally air-conditioned building and excellent sporting facilities. The school’s philosophy is focussed on delivering high quality, internationally acclaimed curriculum centered on academic rigour and all round development of the child in all dimensions, physical, mental and spiritual, within local and global contexts using innovative pedagogical approaches.
The School is part of the Apeejay Education Society that comprises 24 educational institutions across the country, providing education from pre-nursery to doctoral level.