Title : DELHI-NCR Junior Gaming Championship (2017-18)
The gaming championship was organised by Delhi Public School R.K.Puram in association with Skirongaming company on 14th September , 2017. 65 students from senior school and 46 students from middle school participated in the event.
The senior school boys pitted against each other in Call of Duty-Black Ops and middle school students enjoyed Fifa 2017.
Apart from competing with each other, many students were given an opportunity to experience latest technology in gaming using Play Station-4 and Virtual Reality. The pleasure of playing on play station 4 with an experience of Virtual Reality was not only enjoyed by students but also by senior school teachers.
The top two scorers from the elimination round will be playing finals during Exun -2017, the technology event of DPS R.K Puram.
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"Shrimati Lalita Shastri Inter School Debate Competition'' Anubhuti was conducted by the Hindi Department on 1st September 2017 at the Middle School Auditorium. Honourable judges of the completion were Shri Ishwar Prasad Sharma, poet and Hindi Blog writer; Shri Yogesh Kumar Pandey, Theatre Artist and Director; and Smt. Lata Vashishtha, Sanskrit News Reader, All India Radio.
The programme started with the Saraswati Vandana and lighting of the Lamp by Bro. James ( Brother from the St. Columba's Christian Brother Community), Mrs. Sheel (Headmistress, Middle School), one student and one guest teacher. As Bro. E. V. Miranda, Principal was out of Delhi, he offered best wishes for the success of Anubhuti through a video clipping. Bro. James and Mrs. Sheel honoured the judges and the Chief Guests by offering them Flower Pots and Shawls.
Chief Guests of the programme, Mrs. Manju Shastri and Mr. Anil Shastri ( daughter-in-law and son of late Ex Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri and Lalita Shastri) presented the trophies to the winners of the completion.
Winners of the Competition :
Sarvashreshtha Vakta (Paksh) : SARANSH PANDEY, St. Columba's School
"While most are dreaming of success, winners
wake-up and work hard to achieve it."
School, Noida hosted an inter school debate competition for classes 9-12th
on August 31, 2017 to celebrate their founders Day. Twenty eight Schools from various parts of Delhi
participated in this competition.
tabled before the students was "Social Media Activism: Only Hype and no Bite." The
time limit for the same was 3 minutes and the parameters for judgement were content,
expressions, intonations, confidence and relevance. Our Columban participants
Abhilash Jena, X-C and Aryan Sirsikar, X-B spoke fervently on the issue "for
and against" the motion respectively. The participants citied examples from
real life which made the topic more relevant and justifiable. Their confidence
and expression were appreciable.
in this debate was indeed a good exposure for our students as it is said "In all debates, let truth be thy aim, not
victory, or an unjust interest."
Title : Interclass quiz competition classes 7 & 8 (2017-18)
Quoting James Madison-" Knowledge will forever govern ignorance and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives."
Quizzing helps to identify gaps in learning and also aids retention.
The Quiz was held on the 24th August covering a wide variety of subjects : Sports,History , Music , Literature, Entertainment and Current Affairs. A few questions were thrown open to a very enthusiastic audience
The interclass Quiz competition for classes 7 & 8 was compiled and presented by the students of class 10. Class 7E stood first while class 7C were the runners-up . 8C bagged the 1st position and 8D were the runners-up.