springdales school, pusa road SPRINGDALES SCHOOL
Pusa Road - Upper Ridge Road Junction,
New Delhi 110 005, India

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42nd Y. Kumar Memorial Assembly for Peace and International Understanding

Springdales School, Pusa Road hosted the 42nd Y. Kumar Memorial Assembly for Peace and International Understanding on 8th February 2019.

It was a culmination of a series of events that lasted over two weeks and consisted of Essay writing, Quiz competition, Painting competition, Group discussion and Interview.

40 schools and 200 students from across the NCR and Delhi participated in the event.

Padmashree (Ms.) Syeda Saiyidain Hameed, Former Chancellor, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Activist, Educationist and Author delivered the Y. Kumar Memorial Lecture on ‘Diversity and Acceptance; making peace with nature in the 21st century’. Reciting verses from urdu poetry she reaffirmed her strong hope in creating a world of peace and human connectedness.

The Principal, Mrs. Ameeta Mulla Wattal, gave the welcome address paying tribute to the founder manager of the school Shri Yudister Kumar. She expressed her firm belief in the power and vitality of the youth in creating a more humane and inter-connected world.

To mark the occasion school choir presented a musical rendition and senior students performed a dance highlighting the involvement of youth in world peace. The lecture was attended by a gathering of parents, teachers and students. Dr. (Mrs.) Rajni Kumar, Chairperson, Springdales Education Society and Members of the Managing Board encouraged the students with their presence.

The Y. Kumar special award for overall excellence was awarded to Sanskriti School. Hiya Chowdhury of Springdales Pusa Road got the award for Best Performance in the group discussion and Ritvik Singh Sabharwal did Springdales Pusa proud by getting the Panels Commendation Award.

The vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. Nirmalya Samanta, member managing board, for event gallery Click here

FAREWELL STD. XII BATCH OF 2018-19

Std. XI bid farewell to the outgoing batch of standard XII on 2nd February, 2019. A fun filled, colourful cultural programme and the presentation of titles to seniors by Std. XI, left the audience enthralled.

UDYAN SHARMA, ARABA KONGBAM & KUSHI ARYA were adjudged Mr. & Miss Springdales respectively after three elimination rounds. Titles well deserved!!

Music, dance, sumptuous food and good wishes marked the Std. XII send-off evening, for event gallery Click here

ANNUAL ATHLETIC MEET

Springdales School, Pusa Road held their Annual Athletic Meet on 27th December, 2018. Students from Class VI-XII participated in various athletic events and drill displays. The meet was declared open by the chief guest Mr. Gaurav Gill, Athlete and International Rally Champion.

The Principal, Mrs. Ameeta Mulla Wattal along with the chief guest witnessed the march past from the saluting base. The squads comprising of National Players, school prefects and the eight houses were lead by their captains. The synchronized display of drills using fans, poles and colourful scarves left the audience spell bound. The programme culminated in a finale where the students stood in unison upholding the spirit of sportsmanship, for event gallery Click here

THE INVESTITURE CEREMONY 2018

The Investiture Ceremony was organised on 19th December 2018. The Chief Guest of the ceremony was Mr. C.V. SRIKANTH , Life Coach. He addressed the students on leadership and told them about the qualities of a good leader. The School Principal addressed the gathering highlighting the importance of leadership and the responsibility it carried. The deserving students were bestowed with the responsibility of Prefectship and their badges and prefect’s ties were given out to them, for event gallery Click here

WINTER CARNIVAL

The much awaited event in the Springdalian Calendar, the Annual Winter Carnival was held on 16th December, 2018. The fun filled event was an absolute success with record breaking footfall in spite of demonetization. The students, their friends and families enjoyed themselves at the game stalls that were set up by students.

Distinguished guests and members of the managing board were present and enjoyed as much as the kids did. The Principal, added fervour to the festivities with her zealous presence. She appreciated and encouraged the students.

Other activities like adventure sports, band performances and fashion show by young Springdalians added to the fun, for event gallery Click here

23nd ANNUAL ROSALIND WILSON BOOK DISCUSSION

The 23nd Annual Rosalind Wilson Book Discussion was hosted by Springdales School, Pusa Road on 14th December 2018. The book selected for discussion was All the Lives we never lived by Anuradha Roy. Dr. Nirmalaya Samanta, Associate Professor of English, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi presided over as the moderator. Participants from 16 schools across Delhi discussed and commented upon the novel’s narrative style, use of language, characters and gave their unique perspectives on the book. The atmosphere was one of undulating excitement, as the house was declared open for discussion. Students conversations centered around parallels with the present day context across the world connected with the political polarization and authoritarian regimes.

The Principal, in her welcome address mentioned that the non-competitive event had been organized for the last twenty two years and had attracted some extremely fine thinking speakers from Delhi schools who celebrated their love for literature and creative writing. She also complimented the participating teams for their zeal and enthusiasm shown each year.

She also informed the audience about Ms Anuradha’s kind consent to be present at Springdales, Pusa Road herself on 30th Jan 2020 for a discussion on her book, for event gallery Click here

27TH SHRI R.S. NIAMAT RAI COMPETITION OF INVESTIGATORY PROJECTS IN MATHEMATICS

The 27th Shri R.S. Niamat Rai competition of investigatory projects in Mathematics was held on 7th December, 2018 at Springdales School, Pusa Road wherein 10 schools from all over Delhi participated.

The team of judges comprised of Dr. Tripti Anand, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Shyama Prasad Mukherji College, Delhi University; Dr. Sachin Kumar, Assistant Professor at Cluster Innovation Center, Delhi University and Dr. Vatsla Kohli, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Acharya Narendra Dev College, Delhi University.

The principal introduced the judges for the day and welcomed all the guests. It was followed by lamp lighting, and opening address by Dr. Tripti Anand. The schools then presented their projects.

The winner of the event was the team from Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan and the runners’ up trophy was bagged by Delhi Public School, Gurgaon. Springdales School, Pusa Road received the ‘Special Mention Award’ and Ritvik Singh Sabharwal of Springdales School, Pusa Road was adjudged the best speaker, for event gallery Click here

ANNUAL AWARD GIVING CEREMONY AND CHOIR PRESENTATION

The 63rd Annual Award giving Ceremony and Choir Presentation at Springdales School, Pusa Road took place on Sunday, the 2nd December, 2018. It was presided over by Padmashri Ms Shovana Narayan; a Kathak dancer, Padmashri Ms. Geeta Chandran; a Bharatnatyam dancer, Dr. Rajni Kumar; Chairperson Springdales Education Society and Dr. Kavita Sharma, President South Asian University.

They witnessed a theatrical presentation titled “Shikwa…. A Plaint. The students voiced their concerns on social issues of the contemporary world pertaining to colonialism, economic and digital divide and the ever deteriorating environment. These complex issues were woven together through dialogue, music and dance. The dramatic rendition was a juxtaposition to Mohamad Iqbal’s composition- Shikva and Jawab-I- Shikva – a dialogue between Man and his God.

A musical rendition of a medley of songs by the senior school added melody with their songs of brotherhood, harmony and unity.
In her welcome address Dr. Kavita Sharma, President South Asian University and member managing board spoke highly of the school’s endeavour to develop in its students a spirit of service, humanity, international peace and understanding.

The Principal Mrs. Ameeta Mulla Wattal, spoke of empowering the young with self-worth and confidence enabling them to combine logic with compassion. She also expressed her desire of being the harbingers of a better future by making the youth more sensitive and humane.The Principal and the school prefects read the school report with a visual reflection of the happenings at school.

In keeping with the efforts towards a clean and green city the school consciously held a day time event to conserve electricity.

Ms Shovana Narayan applauded the commendable performance of the students and said how aptly they had portrayed the need to introspect, be responsible, learn from past experiences and arouse collective consciousness. She reaffirmed that with these ideals the youth of today will turn into responsible citizens of tomorrow.

Dr. Rajni Kumar, Chairperson Springdales Education Society bestowed the Distinguished Alumni Award upon Mr. Navneet Malhotra who was felicitated by Dr. Jyoti Bose, Director, Springdales Schools and Mrs. Loomba, Manager, Springdales School Pusa Road.

Ms. Geeta Chandran thanked the august gathering of dignitaries and parents for their presence, for event gallery Click here

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