Delhi Public School Khanna celebrated its Ninth Founders Day on the 18th of November, 2019 with verve and vigour. Major General Surat Sandhu was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Miss Priya Shergill-Trustee DPS Khanna and Mr. Kunal Shekhri, member of the Management Committee-DPS Khanna were the Guest of Honour.The event started with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by the Chief Guest followed by a melodious welcome song ‘Ho yahi gunjan sa.’ The Indo-Western orchestra showcased the talent of DIPSites. The western dance performed by the students of Grade IV & V left everyone mesmerized. Flash mob dance earned the appreciation of parents and guest alike.
Mr. S. Mukherjee, the Principal of the school read the annual school report. A well-synchronized Kathak dance added extra charm to the whole programme. The much awaited event of the day i.e. Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh-a theatre production saw a big round of applause. The grand finale- a bhangra performance enthralled the audience who enjoyed the show to the hilt.The Head Mistress Mrs. Neha Rattan was given the Teacher of the Year award for her excellent performance. Meritorious students were honoured with DPS Blazers and scholarships for outstanding performance in academics.The Chief Guest Major Gen. Sandhu in his speech encouraged the children to dream big, work hard and achieve it. He further added that there are no shortcuts to success. He also advocated the teachings of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji- Kirat Karo, Naam Japo, Vand Chhako. He lauded the efforts of the teachers for shaping the young minds to become responsible citizens. The Pro Vice Chairperson Mrs. Annu Bains addressed the gathering and said that education teaches to be good and compassionate human beings. And DPS Khanna also imparts such education which is a blend of academic excellence with human values. The Chairperson Mr. D. S. Bains quoted John F. Kennedy’s words and said that children are the most valuable resources and its best hope for the future.The programme ended with the National Anthem.
Delhi Public School Khanna celebrated its Ninth Founders Day for Juniors on the 17th of November, 2019 with great zeal and enthusiasm. Dr. Amar Singh, IAS (Retd.), the Member of Parliament, Fatehgarh Sahib was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Lakhvir Singh Lakha, Member of Legislative Assembly, Payal was the Guest of Honour. The programme commenced with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by the Chief Guest and other dignitaries.
To seek the blessings of Almighty Lord, the DPS choir presented a hymn and created an aura of piousness around. Mrs. Neha Rattan, the Head Mistress read the school report and made the parents acquainted with achievements of the school in the academic year 2019-20. The tiny tots of Pre Primary wing rocked the stage with their marvellous show ‘One world One Dream.’ Sustainability: Honey Bees and Environment- a theatre production presented by the students of Grade II and III enthralled the audience giving a strong message to protect our environment to maintain ecological balance. The rising stars of Grade I spread the vibrant colours of Punjab on the stage with their stunning performance Bhangra.
Dr. Amar Singh, the Chief Guest said that education can change anybody’s life. He further added that both the teachers and parents should work together for the development of the child. Mr. D. S. Bains, the Chairman, DPS Khanna said that discipline is the key to success. He put forth that DPS Khanna works on the principle of love and trust and each and every child gets his/her due here. He highlighted that DPS Khanna equips every child with the skills needed for better future.
DPS Khanna observed its Scholar Badge Ceremony to felicitate the multitude of meritorious students of Grades IV- XII, who achieved excellence in academics in the session 2018-19.
The students for the 100% attendance were also awarded during the Ceremony.
This is certainly one of the most awaited ceremonies, when the gleaming enthusiasm and triumphant spirit of the young scholars can be seen and felt.
DPS Khanna celebrated Punjab Day with great fervor. The school wore a festive look on this day. It was a great opportunity for the students to showcase their undying love for their motherland.
The celebration included myriad performances which captured the hearts of the audience. The programme commenced with a prayer followed by the Mool Mantra which filled the air with a pious stillness. The poems recited by Savreen Kaur Dhumi raised the spirits of one and all.
Bavneet Kaur enshrined the celebration with a beautiful speech. Further, the skit performed by the students bestowed us with the heartfelt message of ‘Sanu Maan Punjabi Da’.
The folk dance spread the colours of Punjab on the stage and enthralled everyone. The giddha performed by the students mesmerized one and all.Such celebrations help in the overall development of the youth of today and also to make them proud of their rich culture and heritage.