Ranked 1st among the Top Schools in Ranchi
It is indeed a matter of great pride that DPS, Ranchi has been ranked as the 1st best school in the list of Top 13 Schools in Ranchi as per the survey done by the DL digital learning and elets . Moreover, it is also ranks 3rd in the list of Top 14 online presence schools in Ranchi in the same survey.
On this achievement Dr. Ram Singh the Principal said that it is an honor for the school that it has been ranked 1st in the Top 13 schools and 3rd in the Top 14 online presence schools of Ranchi. He also thanked and congratulated the students and staffs for their contribution and hard work to win this award.
Felicitation of the Scholar Badge,Blue Badgers and Scholar Blue Tie.
Delhi Public School, Ranchi organized a grand felicitation Ceremony for the students of classes VI-IX for their brilliant academic performance on 16th November, 2017.
131 students were awarded on this day. 89 students, securing 90% and above in all subjects for session 2015-16 and 2016-17 were awarded with Scholar Badges, 22 students securing A1 i.e, 90% and above for three consecutive years i.e, 2014-15, 2015-16, and 2016-17 has been awarded with Blue Blazers and 20 students who have received 90% and above for four consecutive years i.e, from 2013-14, 2014,-15, 2015-16 ad 2016-17 were awarded with scholar blue tie.
The prizes were given away by the honorable Principal of the School Dr. Ram Singh.
The Principal congratulated the students and encouraged them to excel in both academic and extra-curricular activities. He said DPS Ranchi is dedicated to creating leaders of tomorrow. He also said that curiosity, adaptability and right mentorship will help these students to achieve the heights of success.
International Benchmark Test
International Benchmark Test was organised at Delhi Public School, Ranchi by Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), on 16th November, 2017.
IBT is been conducted in the school since last 3 years. This year 300 students appeared for the test.
The International Benchmark Test (IBT) is developed by ACER. It covers the students of classes III-X, in English, Maths and Science. Unlike other tests, IBT is not mapped to a particular curriculum, but it tests the student’s ability to apply acquired knowledge.
This test is particularly useful for the in-depth assessments of the students, and provides a very detailed analytical report, based on psychometric analysis, that presents a student-wise picture of precise strengths and are additional support.
ACER is an International Research and Assessment Service Organisation with the mission to create and promote research-based knowledge and services. ACER has played a key role in developing the PISA (Program for International Student Assessment) of students for the OECD (Organisation for Economic Corporation and Development).
The Principal of the school Dr. Ram Singh said that this test will help us track students’ progress within grade, across grades and to get detailed report that shows the students strengths and their scope of improvement.
Ved Vatsal Qualifies for National Level Painting Competition
Ved Vatsal of class-V of Delhi Public School, Ranchi, ranks third in the State Level Painting Competition, organised at Jaganathpur Club on 14th November 2017 by Damoder Valley Corporation.
100 students of different districts of Jharkhand competed at the State Level Painting Competition.
The competition was divided into two groups. Group A consisted of students from class IV-VI and Group B consisted of class VII-IX. Competing with the top 50 students of the state in Group A, Ved Vatsal received the third position and qualified for the National Level Painting Competition.
On the other hand Adrijaa Sarkar of class VIII received the first consolation prize in Group B.
Ved Vatsal will be representing the school and the state at the National Level Painting Competition which is to be held in Delhi, in December 2017.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school congratulated Ved and Adrijaa for their wonderful performance. He also gave Ved his best wishes for his performance at the National Level.
A Spectacular Extravaganza- SPECTRUM (classes III-V)
DPS Ranchi wore the festive look illuminating with shining faces of III-V grades attired radiantly for their Annual Cultural Fiesta-‘SPECTRUM’. It was an appropriate occasion for the upsurge of extraordinary pleasure on the children’s Day eve.
The function was graced by Sri. N.N. Pandey (State Election Commissioner Government of Jharkhand) as the Chief Guest and Mrs. Pandey as the Special Guest for the evening.
The Programme Commenced with the elated welcome song followed by the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by the dignitaries and harmonious instrumental music ‘SYMPHONY’ that turned the atmosphere into mystical.
Dr. Ram Singh, the Principal DPS Ranchi welcomed the guests and asserted that the role of education institutions has become increasingly challenging and our school has bellied upon itself the onerous tasks of encouraging and empowering the students to excel at academics and at pursuits outside the classroom with the changing social and educational scenario to make them self motivated and confident leaders of tomorrow. Education of success, he opined, was incomplete or futile without keeping in view the goal of serving one’s country.
The cultural programme started with the spooky and scary spell bound performance of tiny Halloween characters who took the audience into the thrilling and mysterious world of zombies, count Dracula’s and vampires.
The Chief Guest also felicitated around 100 meritorious students with blue blazers, tie and badges for their outstanding academic performances. He congratulated the students for their meticulous performance and encouraged them with his words of wisdom and blessings. He asked them to tread on the path of truth and never be oblivious of the fact that ‘our motherland is better than heaven.’ At last he also congratulate Principal Dr. Ram Singh to elected as Ambassador of ‘Mission knowledge’ by UNESCO.
The highlight of the evening was ‘SAMARPAN’- a tribute to soldiers that provided a glimpse of what is like to be a soldier. It was a magnanimous effort of students to reveal the sentiments of soldier on the stage. The skit left the audience mesmerized with a patriotism kindled as never before. The heroic feat and tragic end left audience in deep sense of gratitude towards the undaunted and valorous warriors who live and die for their country.
The cultural Bonanza concluded with a grand final on an inspirational song-Vandematram followed by Vote of Thanks and rendition of National Anthem.
It was a spectacular show and the audience appreciated it profoundly.
Best Player of the Tournament, Tanmay Jain
Tanmay Jain of class XI of Delhi Public School, Ranchi was awarded with the title of Best Player of the Tournament in the Inter DPS National Badminton Tournament Boys (Open)-2017, held in DPS Indrapuram, Ghaziabad.
Competing with 42 teams of the country Tanmay Jain was also declared as the second Runner up of the tournament defeating DPS Dehradun by 21/17.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school congratulated Tanmay for his achievement and said that encouraging students to excel in every field is the main motto of the school. He also said that students should be encouraged to play badminton as it is not only helps in the physical development but it also reduces stress and anxiety.
Tanmay thanked the school for their support and training and said that the training provided to him the school is the reason his achievement. He also said that hard work and dedication is also important for the achievement of goal.
Tanmay and Akshata Qualifies for SGFI Nationals.
Tanmay Jain and Akshata Parul of DPS Ranchi hold the position of runner up in the U-19 State Level Badminton Tournament organized by the School Games Federation of India, held at Thakur Sahdeo Indoor Stadium, Hotwar, Ranchi.
Competing with the participant’s different districts of the state Tanmay and Akshata qualified for U-19 National Level Badminton Tournament.
They will be representing the school and the state at the national level from 10th -13th January 2018, in Elluru, Andhra Pradesh.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school congratulated Tanmay and Akshata for his achievement and wished them luck for the national level.
Tanmay and Akshata thanked the school for providing them training and support.
Interactive Session of students with C.D Goswami.
An interactive session was conducted in DPS Ranchi for class xi students on 13th November 2017. The spokesperson on this occasion was Mr C.D. Goswami who is currently working as General Manager (Environment and Sustainable Development) with MECON Ltd.
Mr Goswami has been working with MECON since 1984. A Mechanical Engineer by profession, Mr Goswami highlited the scientific aspects to raise the quality of life of the students and of the nation as well.
Mr Goswami stressed on two way communication and encouraged students for open speaking as that helps a lot for settlement of doubts and getting a fair clarity on all aspects of life. He further stressed students by saying that in life nothing can be achieved without dedicated efforts which was also the ideology of Swami Vivekananda.
He further encouraged students by saying that no one in this world is either good or bad, the only aspect that makes a person shine is his sincere efforts towards achievement of goals.. He further stressed on the self Confidence factor among the students that plays a crutial role in every one’s life and motivated students to dream so that they can have a goal in their life to achieve which can further make them successful. He further explained that there are mainly two types of Motivation, Extrinsic Motivation and Intrinsic Motivation. extrinsic motivation comes from outside like from parents, from relatives, from friends and intrinsic motivation is a motivation from inside and this motivation is more effective in a student’s life for achieving success as this motivation gets generated from within in a student. Mr Goswami, further stressed that Attitude and gratitude plays a very important role in one’s life. He stressed on the fact that a person should not have attitude in his life rather should have gratitude and a thankful feeling for whatever he has got.
He took the example of Usain Bolt to justify that one should not have a giving up mindset and should continue to fight till the time he is successful and also specified that one should not worry about the result and should always try hard and supported to have a positive approach in life.
In the interactive session, students asked various questions to Mr Goswami about how they can contribute towards maintaining a good environment in the society against which Mr Goswami encouraged the students to practice rain water harvesting.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school thanked Mr Goswami for sharing his knowledge with the students and said that the session will help the students choose a right career for themselves.
At the end of the session the students said that the session has solved several of their career related queries. He also paved the way to choose the correct career.
Padma Shree & Padma Bhushan Dr. Saroja Vaidhyana.
DPS Ranchi believes in grooming a child to their utmost potential, both academically and culturally. In keeping with this idea a Delhi Public School, Ranchi in collaboration with Spic Macy organized a session cum programme was organized on 13th November 2017.
Padma Shri Padma Bhushan Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan and her disciples were the performers of the day. Mr. Rajiv Ranjan the State Coordinator of Spic Macay was also present for the Programme.
Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan is a choreographer, guru and exponent of Bharatnatyam. She was conferred the Padma Shri in 2002 and the Padma Bhushan in 2013 by the Government of India.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school extended a warm welcome to all the guest performers and the students. He made the students aware about the differences between western and classical music and said that such kind of programmes were meant to connect the people, especially the young generation with the rich heritage of Indian Classical music which in turn in help to foster Indian values. He also said that this is the actual talent, which should be taken by the students as a career option.
Mr. Rajiv Ranjan interacted with the students and said that Spic Macy was started as a movement in order to protect and spread Indian culture and its different dance forms throughout the world. Spic Macy is taking initiatives to preserve some dance forms which has come to the verge of extinctions. He also thanked the school and especially the Principal of the school to the part of the movement ad contribute towards it.
During the session cum programme Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan interacted with the students and educated the students about dance. She began her session with an Invocatory Piece, which is a part of Bharatnatyam meant for seeking blessings from Gods. In today’s Invocatory Piece the dancers worshiped Lord Ganesha (for knowledge), Lord Kartike (for Sympathetic approach), Goddess Swarswati (for music and dance), Goddess Laxmi (for wealth) and Lord Shiva (Strength and Power).
The next performance was on Allaripu, which means a budding flower. Allaripu is of three beats and requires hand, neck, shoulder and leg movements. Thereafter, Dr. Saroja performed on Shri. Ram Chandra Kripalu which depicted the different phase of life of Lord Ram. The programme ended with a rhythmic dance performance.
On the whole the programme was a huge success and the students were of the opinion that it was an experience of a life time.
Role Play On National Symbols
The tiny-tots of class II, presented a vibrant display on National Symbols to inculcate the feeling of patriotism.
The ‘Role Play’ depicted the national symbols of the country. The main motive of the activity was ‘Satyamev Jayate’ which means that truth never fails.
The little ones described the national symbols through an interesting and entertaining programme, in which they played the role of our national symbols, such as; national flag, bird, animal, flower, tree, emblem and the tricolor. They also shared information about it with the help of poems and presentations.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school appreciated the kids for showcasing such an informative topic in an entertaining and beautiful manner and said that, the main motive of this activity was to educate the students in a playful manner. He also said that, this activity was organized to sow the seeds of respect towards the nation, its culture and its heritage in the minds of these tiny-tots.