DPS Ranchi abuzz with House Activities
Delhi Public School, Ranchi strongly believes that to face the competitive world today one should be equally adept in academics as well as extra curricular Activities in keeping with this motto an Inter House Hindi Extempore competition of Shloka competition was held in the month of April. The children of Class XII took part in these competitions and their oratory skills were highly applauded.
Komal Singhal of Jamuna House emerged as the winner. Tanmay Jain of Jhelum House secured the second position and Pratyahsha of Jhelum House alongwith Apurva of Chenab House was adjudged third in Hindi Extempore.
In Shloka chanting competition Ayushi Mehta of Ganges House stood 1st , Srijan Singh of Sutlej House secured the 2nd position and Shubhankar Shekhar of Jhelum House stood 3rd.
Dr. Ram Singh Principal DPS, Ranchi congratulated the winners and motivated them to take part in such events as he sincerely feels that such competitions go a long way in infilling confidence so that they become smart and responsible citizens in future.
Earth Day celebrated in DPS, Ranchi
Earth provides enough to satisfy every mans’ need but not every mans’ greed - Mahatama Gandhhi,
Earth Day is the day dedicated for the earth – a day for her who is said to be in real danger by the scientists.
Earth Day was celebrated today (22nd April’ 2016) at the school premises of Delhi Public School, Ranchi by its students.
It was a great day to showcase classroom environmental education, highlight efforts to green the school facility or engage the whole community in making a difference. Some of the activities were – street plays on planet earth made the children aware of saving the earth from global warming. To make children understand the importance to save our earth a rally was organised. Students were seen walking around with banners like – ‘Keep you surrounding clean’, ‘Make Earth Green’, ‘Love Earth – Love Life’, ‘Plant trees Stop Global warming’.
Some students were found giving useful tips to the children on how to save earth by using slogans like – ‘Put three ‘R’ into practice – Reduce, reuse, Recycle’, ‘Turn off the lights when not in use’, ‘Save water as each drop counts’, ‘Take stairs – healthier for you, kinder for your planet’.
The celebration was compiled of fun and meaningful ideas. Use of students creativity and dream up their ideas made the day quite a successful one.
Speaking on the occasion Principal, Dr. Ram Singh said ‘The Earth Day celebration offers opportunities to both teach about the issue and make a tangible environmental impact. He said ‘Together we can make everyday Earth Day and each one of us in the school can make a difference’.
In Inter House Cricket Tournament Ravi House enter in Final - Day Two
On Second Day of Inter House games Cricket tournament for boys Ravi house defeat Sutlej House by 15 runs and enter in Final. Another Semifinal match will play tomorrow between Jamuna House and Sutlej House whose winner will play final with Ravi House.
In Kabbadi match for girls four teams Jhelum, Jamuna, Ravi and Sutlej House are qualified in quarterfinal round. Tomorrow Semifinal matches will be held between “Jhelum house and Jamuna house” and “Ravi house and Sutlej house”. Children were very excited.
Principal Dr. Ram Singh gave blessing to all the participants
Interhouse Cricket and Kabaddi Tournament played at DPS, Ranchi
DPS Ranchi has started Inter House games Cricket for boys and Kabbadi for girls group VI to IX classes on all the six houses like Chenab, Ganges, Jamuna, Jhelum, Ravi and Sutlej participated in particular competition. Children were very excited.
Principal Dr. Ram Singh inaugurated and gave blessing to all the participants. First match played between Chenab v/s Ganges and winner is Ganges by 11 runs.
Second match played between Jhelum v/s Ravi and winner is Ravi House
Interactive & Counseling session for the new entrants at DPS, Ranchi
An Interactive & Counseling session was organised on 19/04/2016 at Delhi Public School Ranchi for the parents whose wards came to take the Aptitude test for Class XI (2016 – 17). It’s a dream come true for me to walk into the premises of DPS Ranchi said some of the aspiring candidates who had come with a lot of hope and expectations to be a part of this prestigious institution.
Dr. Ram Singh Principal DPS Ranchi set the ball rolling by giving the parents a brief idea about how the school functions and what is expected from the children. He spoke to them at length about the aspects which makes DPS Ranchi unique. It was strongly emphasized by him that parents should not pressurize the children to become doctors and engineers rather they should motivate them to become excellent global citizens. He also said that we should help the children to choose a career as per their potential.
Mr. Anand Kumaras one of the resource person for this session. He spoke about various career options and how children can be groomed fro the same. Mr. Pankaj Kumardiscussed about the ways to tackle the competitive exams, study materials etc. which turned out to be extremely beneficial for the parents.
Mr. Vikas Kumar was also present for this session who gave some valuable tips to the parents to deal with the children of this age group.
A power point presentation was shown to the parents to enable them to catch a glimpse of the growth and academic achievements of the school. After this a very interesting question answer session was conducted in which the head of the institution patiently dealt with all the queries of the parents.
At the end of the session many of the parents appreciated the efforts taken by the school for making this session a highly enriching one.
CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest -2016 Launched AT DPS, RANCHI
DPS Ranchi successfully hosted the city level CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest -2016 on 18/04/2016. It was organised by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
The Chief Guest for today’s programme was Smt. Aradhana Patnayak, Secretary, Education, Govt. of Jharkhand. The programme began with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp which was followed by the presentation of bouquets to all the distinguished guests.
Cryptic Crossword is a linguistic workout which not only tests one’s vocabulary but also sharpens one’s ability to interpret clues. In short, cryptic crosswords are crossword puzzles in which each clues is a word puzzle in and of itself. It also helps develop cognitive skills such as making inferences, evaluating alternatives and drawing conclusions.
A total of 23 teams from different schools of the city participated in an hour long preliminary test at the end of which the best two teams were selected. Each team comprised of 2 students. After much brain storming DPS, Ranchi represented by Abir Sen and Pronoy Ghosh was crowned as the winner and DAV Gandhinagar represented by Manthan Pandey and Shreyash Pandey took home the runner up title. The city round winners will be heading for the National Capital for the final round. The prizes were given away by Smt. Aradhana Patnayak, Secretary, Education, Govt. of Jharkhand. Dr. Ram Singh Principal, DPS, Ranchi while addressing the gathering said that Cryptic Crossword enables a child to think laterally. It was also stated by him that the prime intension of hosting such contests in the school is to motivate the children to broaden their horizon, as these contests give the children a chance to think out of the box and strive for perfection in education mainly having the pleasure of learning with a blend of modern technique and real life learning.
The chief guest for todays programme congratulated the students for their brilliant performance and said that apart from academics all round personality development is a must for the well being of students irrespective of the fact whether they are studying in government schools or private schools. The vote of thanks was proposed by Mr. Raj Narayan Singh, National Coordinator, CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest -2016.
Dipsites of Ranchi on An Educational Trip to NASA
It was a dream come true for many of the young Dipsites when they visited the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) centre in Orlando USA. 25 Children of Delhi Public School along with 2 escort teachers had the experience of their life time when they were taken on an educational trip to the world’s leading aeronautics centre in the month of March. This was the second group that was sent from the cradle.
The prime intention of this trip was to give the students a feel of the concept that learning happens best when one learns by seeing. Dr. Ram Singh, the Principal of the school always emphasizes on the importance of global exposure as it helps them wider their outlook and are well prepared for the real deal.
Nandini Maroo and Radhika Budhia said that it was an exhilarating experience for them as they stepped inside the premises of NASA. According to Mayank Tibrewal, Ishita Purwar and Ayushi Purwar the icing on the cake was undoubtedly the experience of having lunch with one of the astronauts.
Apart from NASA they have also visited the mesmerized of Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King. The show at IMAX was also enjoyed by the children.
On the whole the trip was an excellent learning experience for the children. The parents who had come to collect their children expressed their heartfelt thanks to the head of the institution because it was his brain child to send the children as it would help them to learn new techniques and assimilate the innovative things carried out there.
Intelligence and Regularly Applauded in DPS Ranchi
\r\nThe head of the institution extended a warm welcome to all the students on their 1st day in Class XII and told them that they should keep their target as 99.9%. He also told them that continuous effort – not strength or intelligence is the key to unlock over potential. It was also told by him that hard work and dedication dues play a vital role in securing good marks in the board exams. He also stated that he from his side will provide them with the best of facilities in order to get the best result not only in the state but also in the country.\r\n
\r\nThe children who secured the top 5 position in Science are :
\r\n1. TiyashaMitra (96.4%)
\r\n2. Nishant Singh Chaouhan (94.2%)
\r\n3. Ritika (93.8%)
\r\n4. Anirudh Anil Ojha (93.3%)
\r\n5. Manya (93%)
\r\n\r\nThe first five toppers of Commerce stream are :
\r\n1. RitikaAgrawal (93.5%)
\r\n2. KomalSinghal (92.6%)
\r\n3. Muskankhowal (92%)
\r\n4. Jhalak Mittal (91.5%)
\r\n5. SiddharthPatwari (91.3%)
\r\n\r\nUday Shankar Sen, Shubham Kumar , Sourav Kumar, ShivamAgarwal, Nikhil Nayan, AtulPrabhakar, Shubh Mishra, AkanshaPandey, AamniTandasi, Prapti Short, PratyakshaChauhan, SurbhiBiswas, Achyuat Kumar of Class XI were appreciated for 100 % attendance.
ENCARTA – Career Counseling session at DPS Ranchi, DAY 1
True education encourages critical thinking and cultivates skills for a successful life and career, in keeping with this concept of education Delhi Public School organized special classes to enhance the personality of the children on 04-03-2016.
Dr. Ram Singh Principal DPS Ranchi strongly feels that such sessions are going to help the children to blossom as per their potential. It will help them to mould their personality and later they can excel in the field of their choice. Apart from academics they will learn the nuances of worldly life too. The career counseling session brought a fresh lease of life to the learners overburdened due to examination stress.
Shri Vikas Kumar Director Psychographic Society was the chief resource person. He spoke about ways and techniques to gear up for the competitive exams and also about a variety of other career options other than Engineering and Medicine. While speaking to the children he said that the true meaning of success is how much one is able to do as per his/her potential. Many other things like Need for information management and mind management, Goal setting & Goal re-setting, Concentration Development techniques were also discussed Ms. Aditi Sharma, Psychologist spoke about Soft Skill Development and how to connect classroom to career.
This was followed by a session conducted by Dr. Sanjay Jain Director MICA and Dr. Hemant Srivastava of IIM Indore which was designed to leverage General Knowledge and Intelligence. Children learnt how their brain functions and learns.
The children of classes VI to VIII attended this programme. Many of them came up with interesting queries related to concentration and career counseling. On the whole they were curious to know about new career choices and showed great enthusiasm for the session ENCARTA – 2016 which will go on till 15th of March 2016.
ENCARTA – Career Counseling session at DPS Ranchi, DAY 2
Delhi Public School Ranchi in association with Psychographic Society, Ranchi. conducted an aptitude test as part of the Career Counseling Programme Encarta which started on 04.03.2016 Students of class VIII wrote the test which is aimed that testing students aptitude potentiality with a different career options and work environments. These assignment tests are designed to discover different skills and talents of candidates. Career Aptitude Test is a psychometric test where in the student answers a set of questions that maps the inherent aptitude in him/her.
This test would help to identify the core strength areas of the students on 6 dimensions- Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, Verbal Ability, Spatial Ability, Rapid Evaluation Ability and Cognitive Ability.
Psychologist Aditi Singh Sharma’s session on soft skills dealt with the ABC’s of the same. The attitude behavior and communication are the pillars on which a person’s soft skills rest. Behaviour is a function of attitude and communication and therefore, to be successful and exhibit successful behavior, the attitude and communication have to be effective, she added.
Dr. Ram Singh, Principal of DPS, Ranchi remarks that it is absolutely necessary to identify one’s interest in particular area because people whose interest matches with their occupation find a better deal of satisfaction in life.