Saturdays are Fun
6th March, Saturday was another fun-filled Saturday for the Students. With an unexpectedly long stay at home through the pandemic phase, children long to enjoy outdoors. Every Saturday is looked forward to by the students and they are never disappointed by the activities planned for them.
Class III and IV enjoyed circle time fun and team building activities with their class teachers, while class V had a passage reading competition, reading from their favourite books Classes VI & VII enjoyed a 3 km long nature walk at the Environment Park, of course observing the flora and fauna as they walked along. They put it all what they saw into a creative write-up ! Group activities were organised at the venue and students also learnt the structural nuances of flowers, leaves and roots too Classes VIII & IX had sports activities - Badminton Matches and Inter-class Dodge Ball Matches.
All fun activities culminated with an hour long HRT period where students discussed and shared their small and big issues as well as achievements with the peer group. Earlier in the day, Principal Mr.Santosh Shukla while addressing the students stated that it was too the school's priority to give students ample opportunities to enjoy the school, and that Saturdays were specifically made non-academic days for students to enjoy a lively day with their classmates.
All activities were conducted with safety and health care of the students, following the prescribed norms.
The Annual Graduation Ceremony 2021
The Annual Graduation Ceremony of the kindergarteners was organized in the open and lush green grounds of Delhi Public School Patiala on 27 February 2021. The function was signified to be a silver lining in the cloudy atmosphere of this year. The entire event was organized following all the norms laid down by the government. 74 students attended the graduation and received their degrees in a short but colourful ceremony. The extraordinary aspect to this function was that the entire preparation for the same was done in a fortnight through online sessions.The function started the Gayatri Mantra followed by a song ‘Light a Candle’ in which the kids seek the blessings of God and urge for world peace. The second the presentation was a Fashion Walk in which the little ones showcased their favourite cartoon characters like Mickey, Minnie, Cinderella, Mowgli, Chotta Bheem and Arabian Nights.The last of the cultural presentation was an action song through which young graduates thanked everyone for the efforts put in which made them sail safely through this pandemic period and also grow as an individual.The Principal of Delhi Public School Patiala Mr. Santosh Shukla congratulated the parents and students and assured them of complete support and required guidance. Parents in turn thanked the school management in arranging for the ceremony and for taking care of all the necessary precautions. The event was a wonderful success and appreciated by the parents.
DPS Scholars honoured
The Scholar Badge Ceremony to celebrate the academic achievements was organized in the open and lush green grounds of Delhi Public School Patiala on 27 February 2021. The solemn function was signified to be a silver lining in the cloudy atmosphere of this year. The function was organized following all the norms laid down by the government. The presence of the students and their parents on this occasion brought enthusiasm and life to the school environment.
The ceremony started with chanting of the “Gayatri Mantra” seeking the blessings of the almighty. It was followed by inspiring words by the Principal Mr. Santosh Shukla. The students were in their formal school uniforms and were lined up on the red carpet. There was a feeling of excitement and fervour among them.
This ceremony is one of the most anticipated and time tested tradition of all DPS schools when gleaming enthusiasm and the triumphant spirit of the young scholars could be seen and felt. 28 students received the badge for 1 year of academic excellence, 10 students bagged the badges for 2 years of excellence, 2 young boys were honoured with the blue scholar blazers for 3 years of hard work and there were 9 claimants for the prestigious Blue Scholar Badge for the marvellous 4 years of excellence!!!
The parents appreciated the warm gesture of the school management and the teachers in making this occasion memorable for them and their children. They also were all praise for the safety precautions taken by the school and the smooth conduct of the ceremony.
Angel Garg brings laurels to the school at the 32nd Punjab Roller Skating Championship
Angel Garg participated in the 32nd Punjab Roller Skating Championship and bagged a Silver Medal in the team event to qualify for the National Level. She is the Goalkeeper of the team.
BASANT PANCHAMI CELEBRATED AT DPS
Meet Kamal finishes 4th in Callaway World Championship 2021
Meet Kamal, our promising golfer from class XI finished 4th in Callaway World Championship 2021 organised at the Forest Hill Golf Course at Mohali on the 7th of February 2021. He participated in the 15-18 years category for boys.
DPS Team shines at Inter-school Mathematical Model Competition at Khalsa College
The DPS Patiala Team participated in the Mathematical Model competition on 5th February 2021 organised by the Department of Mathematics, Khalsa College, Patiala. Khushi Arya of Class XI and Nanki Kaur of Class X participated in the event and presented the model on “RAMANUJAN’S MAGIC SQUARE”. Out of 15 participating teams, our students were declared first by the judges and awarded the winners trophy along with the cash prize of Rs. 2100/- by the Vice-Principal of the college S. Gurmeet Singh. The students garnered a lot of appreciation from all the judges and other officials for their wonderful presentation.
DPS Patiala organized a workshop "Road Safety Month"
72nd Republic Day Celebrated
The country's 72nd Republic Day was celebrated at Delhi Public School Patiala with the hoisting of the National Flag by the Principal Mr.Santosh Shukla on the 26th of January 2021. All the staff members - teaching and non-teaching took the ceremonial salute as the tri-colour flag unfurled and sang the national anthem. On this occasion, the Principal and teachers shared their thoughts about the greatness of this country. Patriotic Songs were sung creating positive vibes befitting the occasion.
On 25th January, a special assembly was presented by students of class VIII, and the historical significance of the country's republic day was shared. Several patriotic songs and dances were rendered by the students. The colourful assembly culminated with the address by the Principal Mr.Santosh Shukla
The fun-filled Saturday!
Harvest Festival "Lohri Celebrated"
Lohri was celebrated at Delhi Public School Patiala with a lot of exuberance and fanfare. The mood on the campus was upbeat and the students were totally absorbed in the festive spirit of Lohri. The celebrations started with class IX students sharing the significance and traditional aspects of the festival. Saksham Goyal of class IX recited two poems that spread the festive vibes across the assembly. Principal Mr.Santosh Shukla addressed the assembly and conveyed his wishes. He then lit the traditional bonfire and all present took turns in offering their prayers around the bonfire. Children relished the snacks and sweets they had brought for themselves, basking in the bright sunlight. Everyone around the campus danced on the Punjabi folk songs and enjoyed the first ever celebration of the session. There was joy and excitement in the air as everyone enjoyed the folk music and dance as they welcomed the cheerful spring season bidding adieu to the dull winter.