17th Junior Annual Sports Meet
Delhi Public School Ruby Park, Kolkata hosted its 17th Annual Sports Meet of the Pre-Primary and Junior School on 14th January 2020 at Gitanjali Stadium. The magnificent sports extravaganza was graced by the famous chess grandmaster Mr. Dibyendu Barua who was the Chief Guest for the day. The Principal of Ruby Park Public School, Ms. Joyita Majumder, was felicitated as the Chief Guest of Honour. Ms. Sayani Panda, table tennis player and famous footballer Syed Rahim Nabi were felicitated as Guests of Honour.
The Sports Meet began with the wonderful rendition of the song “Try Everything” by Shakira. In her Welcome Address, Principal, Smt. Joyoti Chaudhuri, highlighted the importance of sports in promoting the mental and physical well being of students. After the Flag Hoisting, the meet was declared open and a torch was lit to commemorate the event.
The super enthusiastic flock of Bulbuls and Guides marched down the stadium and impressed everyone with their with perfect synchronisation. Around 1400 tiny tots from the Pre-Primary section took part in the event with great enthusiasm. Innovative races, colourful drill displays including a yoga display were enjoyed by all present there.
Students of Classes II-VI took part in the show events which included Drill, Karate, Aerobics and Yoga display. Various interesting and fun-filled track events were lined up for the students. The event culminated with the prize distribution ceremony followed by the vote of thanks. The Sports Meet proved to be a grand success.