The much awaited Annual Sports Day was held on Friday 16th November 2018 with great zeal, excitement and frolicsome atmosphere along with our sports partner sportathon.
The aim behind holding the event was to inculcate the spirit of sportsmanship and fondness for sports in children. The program began with the Principal, Mrs. Sujata Lenka welcoming the esteemed gathering and emphasized on the importance of sports in a child’s life.
The event was began with the lighting of torch by the senior students. It was followed by a flag hoisting ceremony. The sports meet was declared open formally by a simple and heartfelt dedication to the desire for peace. An oath was administered to students to participate in the Sports Day with true sportsman spirit.
The students entered into the spirit of the occasion in a grand way. Students of classes LKG to V completed in events including Zigzag race, Tunnel race, Jumping with fun, Run with Baton, Balancing on head, Hulla Hoop Run. For classes VI to XII there were events including 100 mt. race, Sack race, relay race. Once the races began the air was filled with cheering and tons of encouragement for the young athletes. Prize distribution services were held at the conclusion of each event. The cheerful moment was the fun race held for teachers. The event concluded with a musical chair Competition for Lady teachers. It regaled the students, spectators and participants alike as they discovered the hidden child in themselves.
In the concluding speech the Principal praised the endeavors of the students. The colorful day came to an end with the encouraging words of the principal- ” It’s not about winning and losing; it’s about every hard work and about thriving on a challenge. It’s about embracing the pain that you will experience at the end of the race and not being afraid”.