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Shri Gurudev Gupta Memorial Inter School Group Dance Competition – January 13,2024

Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal hosted Shri Gurudev Gupta Memorial Inter School Group Dance Competition on Saturday 13th January 2024, to celebrate the birth Anniversary of late Shri Gurudev Guptaji. Eminent schools of the city participated with great enthusiasm and vigour.

The captivating performances by the teams of various schools on the theme ‘Indian Folk’, mesmerized the audience.

Sage International School, Bhopal emerged as the Winner and received a trophy along with a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/-. SPS Gandhi Nagar, Bhopal was the Runner-Up and received a trophy along with a cash prize of Rs. 3,000/-. The Best Choreography Award was given to Sage International School, Bhopal and the Best Costume and Makeup Award was bagged by Hema Secondary School, Bhopal. Madam Principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, Madam Vice Principal Mrs. Anuradha Telang and Madam Mrs. Sargam Bahal congratulated all the winners.

Inter School Tech Fest “Headway’s Extra Quadrata V2.0”

“Technology is not just a tool. It can give learners a voice that they may not have had before.”

Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal organized an Inter School Tech Fest ‘Headway’s Extra Quadrata V2.0’ on December 5, 2023. The Tech Fest had many events namely, Site Incroyable, Esprit Decode, Filmskaping, Scio, Esthetique Art, Technovate and Parabellum. Twelve schools participated in online events and ten schools participated in offline events. The Scio quiz turned out to be extremely popular among the students. The other events, like Site Incroyable and Esprit Decode, made the students turn the gears of their minds to give the best result. The process of reaching to the conclusions were phenomenal and well-appreciated by the students. The various competitions in the fest tested various technical skills like data structures, algorithms, python or the javascript programming language, video and sound editing, cinematography, general awareness related to IT, web designing, gaming, automation and artificial intelligence.

DPS Kolar was the host school, they did not participate in any event. Sagar Public School, Rohit Nagar emerged as the Overall Winners and were awarded the ‘Victor Ludorum’ trophy.

There was an invigorating and enthusiastic participation by all the teams.

The Principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar appreciated the members of the Organizing Committee and the Department of Computer Sc. for the flawless completion of the event and congratulated the winners.

Award Ceremony at DPS Kolar Road 2023-24

Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal organised its Annual Award Function ‘ZENITH – THE GALAXY OF HIGH ACHIEVERS’ on 28th October 2023 honouring the Academic and Co-curricular Excellence of its students for the session 2022-23.  The chief guest for the occasion was Prof. Ashutosh Kumar Singh, Founder Director, IIIT Bhopal.  The occasion was made special with the presence of Pro- Vice Chairman Sir, Shri Hari Mohan Gupta, Founder & Chairman, Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal Pro-Vice Chairman, DPS Bhopal-Indore, Kolar Road & Rau Indore Founder, Gurudev Gupta Shiksha Kendra & Somvati Devi Shiksha Kendra, Shri Abhishek Mohan Gupta, Vice Chairman, Executive Committee & Joint Secretary Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, Pro-Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal, Managing Committee Member, DPS-Bhopal-Indore, Kolar Road & Rau Indore, Shri Nitin Ambaselkar, President (Finance & Accounts) Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, CAO, DPS-Bhopal, Indore, Kolar Road & Rau, and the proud parents of the awardees.

 

The school Principal,  Madam Vandana  Dhupar welcomed the august gathering.  In her speech, madam emphasized that awards were a way to encourage good behaviour and inculcate the competitive streak in students. She stated that it takes courage to fearlessly step out of one’s comfort zone and showcase such a brilliant performance.  She expressed that the students get success because of the united efforts of parents and teachers.

The ceremony commenced with lighting of the lamp invoking the blessings of God almighty.  Approximately thousand awards were conferred to the students under multifarious categories. The first set of awards included  : Academic Excellence, Smt. Somavati Devi, Best Sports Person, Proficiency Cup, Marker Cup, Star Badges, Star Tie,  followed by a well executed dance performance.

The next set of awards included for Continuous Excellence and Outstanding CCA under which Blue Blazers, Maroon Blazers, Scholar Trophies were presented.

Pro Vice Chairman Shri Hari Mohan Guptaji  Sir lauded  the students for their exemplary achievements and also appreciated the teachers for their relentless effort in inculcating a competitive spirit in students. The Chief Guest congratulated the students for their stupendous accomplishments and acknowledged the efforts of the school. The award winning folk song was presented to celebrate the success of the school and students.

The function concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Soham Jain Captain of Kachnar House.

DPS KOLAR MUN, Chapter -5

It is rightly said, “The world has now become a global village and there is no age too young to prepare for future.”
 
Delhi Public School Kolar Model United Nations (MUN) Chapter V was inaugurated on 20th October 2023 by Madam Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar and the Executive Board Members of DPS Kolar MUN Chapter V.
Around 490 delegates from different schools across the country registered for this three day event that serves as an ideal stepping stone to become a global citizen. 
 
The first day started with the introduction of the delegates. The second day began with various committee sessions and debates as per the allotted committees. DPS Kolar conducts MUN to provide opportunities to students to create wide network and connections with people all around the world. The United Nations has a critical role to play in promoting stability, security, democracy, human rights and economic development.  
 
The DPS Kolar MUN included various committees such as RAJYA SABHA, LOK SABHA, UNGA, UNHRC, UNEP, UNDP,AIPPM, UNSC, WTO, WHO, UN WOMEN and G-20. 
 
The day concluded with High Tea followed by a scintillating Garba Night. The second day successfully concluded with a delicious luncheon.

WOW – The Language Medley

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road Bhopal organised WOW (Writing and Oration Made Wonderful), the language Medley on Thursday, 5 October 2023 under which several Inter School Competitions of French, English, Hindi and Sanskrit were conducted.  The event was a part of the year round Decadal Celebration of DPS Kolar Road.

The event was organised to inculcate proclivity for various languages and reading in students. Many schools from Bhopal and Indore participated in the literary festival. Different competitions were held that gave a creative platform to the students to explore their talent and give wings to their imagination.

The welcome ceremony commenced with traditional lamp lighting ceremony by seeking the blessings of Maa Saraswati, followed by a welcome speech delivered by Madam Principal Mrs Vandana Dhupar. Madam Principal welcomed the judges and released balloons to mark the opening ceremony.

The competitions of the event were Exemplar, Character Rumble, Puzzle Wiz Poets, Radio Play etc in English language.  The French language competitions included Lyrisme and Une Histoire.  Hindi language competitions were Swaranjali, Srajnatmak Kavyan Chitran, Vigyapan Ki Duniya, Chitra Se Katha Tak and Sanskrit language events included Gyan Manjari and Ekal Natya Abhinaya.

All the participants of different literary events cast a spell with their performance and oration skills.  The Principal, the esteemed judges of the competitions appreciated and applauded the effort of the students and the teachers and spoke of the need to develop an interest in languages. The overall trophy and cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- was bagged by DPS Bhopal. DPS Kolar Road school bagged Runners Up Trophy and a cash prize of Rs. 3,000/-.

The programme concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Devjeet Singh Dogra Head Boy of the middle school.  This event was well organised and appreciated by all.

AFS Global STEM Accelerators Program

The AFS Global STEM Accelerators is a full-scholarship, online intercultural exchange program for young women (age 15-17) interested in STEM and sustainability worldwide. From more than 1,000 highly qualified applications sent from all over the world, only 180 students were selected globally for a full scholarship in this program. We are happy to share that our student Srishti Negi of class X received a scholarship and attended the 12-week digital program, engaging in content on global competence skills, and sustainability-driven workshops, with content co-developed by AFS and the prestigious and renowned University of Pennsylvania.

Srishti has earned the Advanced Certificate and feedback from the University of Pennsylvania Center for Social Impact Strategy validation committee on her capstone project work as follows:

“Nice work on your Capstone presentation! Great articulation of the problem statement and use of the public narrative. Good job developing your water bottle prototype. This has the potential to significantly reduce the reliance on plastic. Wishing you luck as you work to reduce the use of plastic in your community.”

She also received a digital badge from Credly for her achievement. We are proud of you Dipsite!!

Pratibha Samman Yojana (Talent Recognition Scheme) organized under the ages of NITI Aayog, the United Nations, and the Ministry of Sports for the year 2022-23

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road proudly waved their flag once again in Pratibha Samman Yojana (Talent Recognition Scheme) organized under the ages of NITI Aayog, the United Nations, and the Ministry of Sports for the year 2022-23. Total number of students participated at district level were 1760 .

Dhairy Garg was awarded with Rs 1 Lakh for his unmatched performance in PSY state level programme and has also qualified for National level competition.

Advita Muchrikar, Ishita Nayak, Lavanya Hedau, Saharsh Rajak, Anushka Verma, Anushree Jain were awarded for securing District level position in the Painting competition. Ashrudeep Maharana, Ananya Kulkarni, Shreeti Jain, Harshika Saxsena, Aadity Pani and Sanskriti Chouhan were awarded for securing District level position in the written exam .

The school principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, was also honoured with a commendation certificate during the program, motivating students. Dr. Aradhana Varma, the supervising teacher, received an appreciation certificate and is the first woman in MP state to receive such a prestigious award . Ms. Shweta Gupta was awarded with an appreciation certificate. These opportunities will undoubtedly serve as a guiding light for students in their bright future paths.

Comm Fluence – Beyond All Limits

The Department of Commerce, DPS Kolar organized an Inter School Event – COMM FLUENCE – Beyond All Limits on Saturday, 19th August 2023 at DPS Kolar Campus. In order to meet the challenging needs of the corporate world environment, it is not just sufficient for a student of commerce to be sound theoretically but must also be exposed to the outer world in a dynamic way to face practical situations. This event enriched and empowered the students with academic and technical excellence. The event had two competitions events:  Hidden Persuaders -Hits With Wit -An Ad making show and Vriti –The Corporate Walk & Talk -Ramp Walk Show.

The event began with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp. The event was graced by the benign presence of Madam Principal Ms. Vandana Dhupar. Madam Principal congratulated all the participating schools to honour the occasion by their participation. “Commerce creates job opportunities in various sectors such as banking, insurance, retail, transportation, and logistics, among others. The growth of the commerce sector leads to an increase in demand for skilled professionals, thereby creating employment opportunities and reducing unemployment, “said Principal.

The panel of judges included Dr. Vivek Khare and Ms. Priyanka Nema.

The winner of the competition was Delhi Public School Indore and won Cash Prize of RS.5000/. The runner up was Sagar Public School Katar Extension and won Cash Prize of Rs.3000/-.

“Commerce, on a fundamental level, helps people satisfy wants and needs. It is a key factor in aiding the development of nation,” said the chief guest, Dr. Vivek Khare in his address.

Science Exhibition at DPS Kolar

Delhi Public School Kolar,organised its Annual Science Exhibition “Sci Aurora…. The Horizon of Exploration” on 19th August 2023 at its premises for the students of classes V- XI. The prime objective of this exhibition was to give ample scope to students to keep their curiosity and scientific temperament alive.

The exhibition witnessed much fanfare with young science enthusiasts showcasing their exhibits. There were many working models and exhibits. The main attraction were Working model of human eye, heart and dialysis, Double DNA helical model, Earthquake detector, Chandrayan 3, Rocket Propulsion, Solar panel, Smoke fountain, Chemical Chameleon, Golden rain, Abra-ka-Dabra, Aurora Gleams and many more.

Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar extolled the efforts of students and teachers who have worked tirelessly to make this event a grand success and also said that this practical knowledge will certainly help them in future. Head Mistress Mrs. Sargam Bahal highly appreciated the efforts put in by the students and teacher’s of Science Department.

The HOD of Science Mrs. Rekha Sharma and her team was instrumental in organizing this exhibition.

The participants left with a dream that the hues of science would help them have a better understanding of the innovations they could venture into. The experience was enriching for one and all.

Independence Day Celebration

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road Celebrated Independence Day with Enthusiasm and Patriotism.

DPS Kolar proudly commemorated Independence Day on 15th August 2023. It was a grand celebration that showcased the schools commitment to foster a sense of patriotism, unity, and cultural diversity among its students. The event was held at the school premises and witnessed the active participation of students and faculties. The Independence Day celebration began with the hoisting of the tricolor Indian flag by Madam Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, followed by the singing of the National Anthem with heartfelt fervor.

DPS School courtyard was adorned with artistic displays, reflecting the cultural tapestry of India. The theme for the day was – Swarnim Bharat-Freedom for All. Students showcased their vision through captivating dance and song performances. The performances not only entertained the audience but also instilled a sense of pride and unity. Inter House Group Song Competition (Classes VI to VIII) and Solo Song cum Instrumental Competition (Classes IX and XI)was organized by the Music Department. Judges for the competition were Ms. Deepali Verma, retired music teacher, Kendra Vidyalaya Bhopal, and Mr. Ankit Devaria, Music Director, Traffic Jam Studios. The winning trophy was awarded to Palash House for both competitions. 

On this auspicious occasion, the Science Olympiad Foundation felicitated Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, Principal DPS Kolar Road Bhopal with the Best District Principal Award 2022-23 in acknowledgment of her vision, leadership qualities, and academic initiatives on account of which the students of the school exhibited outstanding performance. In her speech, she emphasized the importance of remembering the sacrifices of those who fought for Indias independence and encouraged students to uphold the values of unity, diversity, and democracy. She also shared interesting facts related to Swarnim Bharat’s success. She praised the
students efforts in organizing a memorable celebration that captured the essence of the nations spirit. School Vice Principal Mrs. Anuradha Telang and Headmistress Mrs. Sargam Bahal extended their greetings to everyone on this auspicious occasion. The programme ended with the vote of thanks proposed by the House Captain of Palash House.

Investiture Ceremony – Shiksha Kendra – DPS Kolar

On August 5, 2023, Somvati Devi Shiksha Kendra, Delhi Public School Kolar organised the oath-taking ceremony in the school premises. The chief guest for the program Dr. Roopali Richhariya was given a warm welcome by the school band. Dr Richhariya is the Block Resource Coordinator, who oversees all educational affairs for the Bhopal region. Dr. Roopali Richhariya

The students of the school conducted a special prayer. Madam Principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, the chief guest, initiated the program by lighting the lamp in front of Goddess Saraswati. Madam Principal and Madam Coordinator Mrs. Aparna Chanodia welcomed the Chief guest with a floral bouquet they also extended a warm welcome to all the guests and parents through their motivational speeches. The students presented a colourful dance performance followed by the presentation of a vibrant performance of songs and music.

The chief guest congratulated and administered the oath to the school’s senior student council members, including Ashish Kushwah and Alpi Malviya, urging them to uphold the dignity of their positions and fulfil their responsibilities with dedication and honesty.

Mr. Nitin Ambaselkar, Chief Accounts Officer of J.S.W.S, addressed the children and emphasized that small efforts propel us forward and small responsibilities prepare us to undertake larger ones. He encouraged them to always be ready to take on responsibilities and develop leadership qualities through opportunities provided by the school. The chief guest praised the students for their selection in the Student Council and wished them success in their future leadership roles. She conveyed that the future of India rests on their soldiers, so they should integrate discipline into their lives and approach every task with patriotism and love for the country.

At the conclusion of the program, the senior students of the school expressed gratitude to the attending guests, parents, and teachers.

Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal completes 10 years:
celebrates a decade of empowering future citizens

July 5, 2023, marks the day that Delhi Public School, Kolar Road steps into the 10th year of its existence. From its inception on July 5, 2013 it has been an exemplar of an academic institution built on a legacy of excellence and leadership. With its 10th birthday in the 2023-24 academic year, DPS Kolar Road celebrated with great zeal and ebullience a decade of leadership and influence in the field of education. It was a moment of great pride and elation as ‘Somvati Devi Shiksha Kendra ‘ an endeavour of Jagran Social Welfare Society also celebrated its birthday today.

The chief guest on the occasion was Shri Abhishek Mohan Gupta, Vice Chairman, Executive Committee & Joint Secretary, Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, Pro-Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal, Managing Committee Member, DPS-Bhopal-Indore, Kolar Road & Rau Indore. 

The other eminent dignitaries present were Shri Sanjeev Saxena, President (Project, Legal & PR), Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, Managing Committee Member, DPS-Bhopal & DPS-Kolar Road, Shri Nitin Ambaselkar, President (Finance & Accounts), Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, CAO, DPS-Bhopal, Indore, Kolar Road & Rau, Mrs. Megha Muktibodh, Dean, Shiksha Kendra, Bhopal-Indore & Kolar Road,

The chain of the spectacular event started with a theme talk highlighting the topic ‘Service before Self’. The theme of the event was ‘Decennalia: Let’s grow Together’. This was followed by an array of performances like ‘Welcome Song’ a melodious rendition by the choir group, a captivating skit unfurling the theme ‘Accelerating excellence’, and a scintillating performance in the form of a movie show. The entire ambiance reverberated with fun and frolic.

The chief guest congratulated the staff & students and spoke highly about the accomplishments of school. The teachers who completed 10 years in service were felicitated at the function. The Principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar welcomed the august gathering with her pearls of wisdom. “We express gratitude to everyone who has helped shape an organization that provides the opportunity for acquiring knowledge and skills that will enable students to develop their full potential, and become successful members of society”, said the Principal.

The programme culminated with the cake cutting ceremony and cards & bouquet presentation by the students.

Open House

Open Houses are a vital part of school functioning. It is important for parents to meet with the people responsible for their child’s learning needs. The holistic development of a child is dependent on the hard work of students, parents, and teachers. Such teamwork helps the students navigate through the challenges of their studies. Delhi Public School Kolar conducted its first Open House for classes I and II on Saturday, April 29, 2023. It was a great opportunity to expand the communication channel between the teachers and parents and give them a forum to exchange observations on the students. Teachers gave a detailed overview about the performance of the students in academics, their weak areas, and the strategies followed to improve their performance. Parents also shared their feedback on the teaching methods and the overall learning environment of the school. The parents and teachers both agreed that the meeting was productive and provided an excellent platform to discuss the progress of the students.

My Body Gyration Activity

Delhi Public School Kolar conducted ‘My Body Gyration Activity’ for the students of class II where they learned about the various body parts, their locations, and their functions. All the students were very enthusiastic and eager to learn. Everyone was able to complete the activity with minimal guidance and instructions. The activity helped the students get a deeper understanding of the topic. All in all, it was an informative and entertaining activity.

My Senses

Students of Class 1 at Delhi Public School Kolar engaged in a very exciting activity named “My Senses’. In this activity, the children got the opportunity to have hands-on experience about the elementary purpose of each sense organ. All the students were very enthusiastic and eager to learn more about their five senses. The students had a lot of fun exploring their sense organs and learning new things. Overall, the activity was a great success.

Poster Making Competition

Delhi Public School Kolar conducted a Poster-Making competition on the occasion of Earth Day for the students of class I. The competition was a huge success, and the students had a great time expressing their creativity while learning about environmental issues. The competition helped in raising awareness about the importance of protecting our planet and instilling a sense of responsibility in the young minds. The judges for the event were the teachers at the school. They were very impressed with the level of creativity shown by the students. Overall, the poster-making competition was a fun and educational activity that helped promote a sense of environmental responsibility among the students.

Recycled Garden competition

” Sustainable living in harmony with nature”.

 Delhi Public School Kolar conducted ‘Recycled Garden’ competition for the students of class 2 on Thursday, 20th April 2023. The competition aims to make the students understand the importance of preserving the environment and, moreover, learn more about sustainability. Students prepared very creative and innovative models and art items from different waste materials. The competition helped students understand the value of the need to reduce, reuse, and recycle. The main objective of the competition was to encourage creativity, artistic ability, concentration, and self-confidence. It was fun-filled and quite joyful to help young minds and creative minds.

Greater Gator

Building a strong number sense is the foundation of most math applications. Delhi Public School Kolar conducted ‘Greater Gator’ activity for the students of Class 1. The purpose of the activity was to help the students understand the concept of comparing numbers. This was a fun and interactive way to teach the children the concept of comparison of numbers. The students were highly engaged and enthusiastic about the activity. They were able to understand the concept very quickly and were able to solve the questions with ease. Overall, it was a very interactive and informative session for the students.

Abacus Making Activity

A colourful abacus is a stepping stone to spark curiosity, imagination, and generative innovation. Delhi Public School Kolar conducted an ‘Abacus making’ activity for the students of class II. The students followed the instructions carefully and started making their abacuses. Everyone had their own creative ideas, which made their abacus look even more beautiful. After completing the abacus, the students started counting numbers on it. Everyone was amazed to see how quickly they could count numbers on their own abacus. The activity helped to encourage creativity and artistic ability development among students and developed their numerical aptitude, concentration, self-confidence, logical understanding, and analytical skills. It was fun-filled and quite joyful to help young minds discover, explore, and develop numeracy skills.

Class XI Orientation Programme

“Life presents many choices; the choices we make determine our future.”

An orientation programme for the new batch of class 11 students was organized by DPS Kolar on 5th April, 2023 in the school auditorium. The purpose of the programme was to acquaint the students with the courses and subjects of study along with the curriculum and pedagogy followed. The program was attended by the students and teachers of the school. Madam Vice-Principal Ms Anuradha Telang briefed the students on the rules and regulations of the school, the two year course details of class XI and the opportunities the school offers to groom them in academics and other activities.  School’s support to help the students to face ups and downs of life with calmness of heart and mind. The Academic         Co-ordinator, Dr. Alpana Verma explained the significance of selecting appropriate additional subject according to the stream. The two years of senior secondary being the starting point of one’s career she explained the various career choices and the norms of the school. She presented information about the examination and promotion policies of the school.

The specific Subject teachers from various departments explained the many facets one must bear in mind while considering a particular stream and selection of optional and additional subjects.

Welcome Assembly – Bonjour

DPS Castle of Dreams Kolar conducted welcome assembly ‘Bonjour’ on 05th April 2023 to welcome the students for another happy, chirpy and a peppy new session.

The assembly commenced with the prayer followed by scripture and thought for the day, infusing an aura of positivity. A motivational, fun filled skit was performed to teach the students about team work, unity and determination. A mellifluous welcome song and a splendid dance performance was presented by the teachers to encourage the students for the upcoming session. The students enjoyed different acts performed by their teachers that kept them captivated and enthralled throughout the assembly. Children were thrilled watching their teachers on the stage which was clearly visible on their faces.

Academic Coordinator, Ms. Anuragini Shadangule applauded the efforts of teachers in putting up a spectacular assembly. She also wished tiny tots an accomplished and knowledge-filled academic year ahead.

Welcome to a New School Year! 
Special Assembly in DPS Kolar

“We all need to learn and grow, till our good becomes better and our better becomes the best.”

DPS Kolar class XII students conducted a special assembly on 4 April at the commencement of the new academic session. All the students entered the campus for their journey towards joyous learning with bright and cheerful faces. Meeting their friends and having exciting discussions with teachers and school friends added fuel to their energies for a sparkling start. The welcome assembly with the theme ‘Garnering the Winds of Change and Happiness’ was held on the school premises for the students of classes IV to XII. The day began with a special prayer followed by scripture in Sanskrit. A motivational group song was sung by students to mark a new beginning. Thought for the day was followed by the theme talk ‘Pursuit of Perfection’. All the students enjoyed the melodious dance and songs performed by the teachers of the Music department of the school. The students of senior classes exhibited their excitement while playing tug of war with their teachers.

The felicitation of the winners of the various AFS events and Spell Bee Inter School Competitions was performed by Madam Principal, Madam Vice Principal, and Headmistress. School Principal Madam Vandna Dhupar blessed the students and advised them to gear up with focus and set up goals for the new academic year. Vice Principal Madam Anuradha Telang guided the students that a proper plan backed by appropriate action will make their dreams come true. Headmistress Madam Sargam Behal also showered her blessing and encouraged the students to get themselves ready to face the future with proper planning.

Fly High And Shine-Welcome Activity [Paper Plane]

A cheerful ‘welcome” helps children get a positive start to their new academic session. On 1st April 2023, an exciting activity was conducted at DPS Kolar to welcome the students of class II. The activity “Fly high and shine” was a flying machine making activity that allowed students to make their own paper aeroplanes and write their messages and resolutions on the planes, which were ready to take a high flight.

Students participated in the activity with full energy and enthusiasm. The creativity and eagerness of the students were evident as they quickly got to work to create their own flying machines. They were happy. The activity encouraged creative thinking and added excitement to their first day of school. Overall, the activity of making flying machines was a great success. The students had a wonderful time and learned a great deal in the process.

Welcome to a New School Year! 
Special Assembly in DPS Kolar

“We all need to learn and grow, till our good becomes better and our better becomes the best.”

DPS Kolar class XII students conducted a special assembly on 4 April at the commencement of the new academic session. All the students entered the campus for their journey towards joyous learning with bright and cheerful faces. Meeting their friends and having exciting discussions with teachers and school friends added fuel to their energies for a sparkling start. The welcome assembly with the theme ‘Garnering the Winds of Change and Happiness’ was held on the school premises for the students of classes IV to XII. The day began with a special prayer followed by scripture in Sanskrit. A motivational group song was sung by students to mark a new beginning. Thought for the day was followed by the theme talk ‘Pursuit of Perfection’. All the students enjoyed the melodious dance and songs performed by the teachers of the Music department of the school. The students of senior classes exhibited their excitement while playing tug of war with their teachers.

The felicitation of the winners of the various AFS events and Spell Bee Inter School Competitions was performed by Madam Principal, Madam Vice Principal, and Headmistress. School Principal Madam Vandna Dhupar blessed the students and advised them to gear up with focus and set up goals for the new academic year. Vice Principal Madam Anuradha Telang guided the students that a proper plan backed by appropriate action will make their dreams come true. Headmistress Madam Sargam Behal also showered her blessing and encouraged the students to get themselves ready to face the future with proper planning.

Youth Parliament

Parliament is more than a procedure –
It is the custodian of the Nation’s freedom

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road, Bhopal organized ‘Youth Parliament’ on Tuesday 28th March 2023 under the aegis of Pt. Kunjilal Dubey Rashtriya Sansadiya Vidhyapeeth.

The objective of conducting Youth Parliament is to teach children the true meaning of Democracy, equip them with debating skills, and stimulate them to present their own thoughts and listen to those of others. It also teaches them how to advocate an idea and make it a reality.

Youth Parliament is very important to channel the energies of young minds towards positive debating and inculcating a sense of leadership and making them great leaders.

The occasion was graced by Shri K. L. Dalwani, Dy. Secretary, M.P. Vidhan Sabha Secretariat , Shri Ravinish Tiwari, Under Secretary Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Parliamentary Affairs Deptt. , Smt. Bharti Shrivastava, Assistant Director, Directorate of Public Instruction, Dr. Archna Pandey, Research Officer Vidhyapeeth, Mrs. Deepti Savita Tanwar, Yuva Sansad Incharge.

Madam Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar in her message congratulated the students and teachers for putting up a wonderful show and motivated them to become great leaders. Overall it was a great learning experience for the students.

Orientation Programme

“The foundation for good parent teacher relationship is, frequent and open communication, mutual respect and a clear understanding of what is best for each individual child.”

School, teachers, and parents play vital roles in the holistic development of a child. Parents and teachers both have an immense contribution and responsibility in shaping a child’s personality. Delhi Public School Kolar conducted an Orientation Program ‘Freshenza’ for the parents of Classes I and II, with a goal to ensure a positive atmosphere for learning as well as building up a healthy relationship between the parents, teachers, and students. The class teachers apprised the parents with the learning procedures and school philosophy. The parents were also briefed about the functioning of the school, the academic framework, the assessment pattern, co-scholastic activities, etc. The orientation programme proved to be a sincere effort made by the school in educating the parents to look after and guide their children in a proper manner. It also helped in evolving a common teaching strategy and helped the parents identify suitable follow-up methods to reinforce the learning process of their children. Overall, it was a fruitful meeting, and the parents were in high spirits after attending the orientation programme.

Carnival Brings Out The Child in Everyone

In the words of John C Maxwell. “Enjoyment is an incredible energiser to the human spirit”.

‘A day with Superheroes’ one of its kind in the city was organised at DPS Kolar Campus on 19th March 2023 to create happy moments and bring smiles and laughter in kids.

Shri Hari Mohan Guptaji, Chairman, Jagran Social Welfare Society, Bhopal, Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University Bhopal & Pro Vice Chairman, Delhi Public School Bhopal-Indore-Kolar Road-Rau and Shri Abhishek Mohan Guptaji, Pro Chancellor, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal, Joint Secretary, Jagran Social Welfare Society motivated the students with their presence.

It was a  vibrant colourful evening which saw the participation of parents, teachers and people of all ages. The kids met their superheroes and discovered their unique powers and explored different activities like Bounty Castle, Obstacle Course, Bunjee, Sack race, Printed games Power Pins super Rodeo, Heroic heights and many more. The school grounds pulsated with scintillating music and a lively crowd. A very special segment catering to the kids’ interest included various rides and games stalls, art craft corners, face painting. Flea market stalls were set up along with an aromatic food court which showcased the cooking expertise of many parents. The three Musical Bingo stage was set on fire by performances of students, parents and teachers. Heena, tattoo, 360-degree Selfie, and Green screen photo booth were added attractions. An array of edible delights, raffle draw and exciting prizes ensured an unforgettable time with near and dear ones. The carnival had something in store for everybody, be it, children or adults.

There were several surprise events anchored by RJ Ms Pinky which kept the atmosphere alive. The all-inclusive event spanning over the day was bursting with fun, games, merry-making activities and exciting prizes for all age groups. The event was witnessed by over 3,000 people (students and their families) from across the city.

The Principal, Ms. Vandana Dhupar, along with her team actively took part in the festivities and enjoyed with the students.

The zest and zeal exhibited by an enthusiastic crowd of visitors and participants made ‘A day with Superheroes’ memorable.

Inter section Group Song Competition

“Music is a piece of art that goes in the ears straight to the heart”

Delhi Public School Kolar Road believes in developing each and every aspect of its students’ personalities, and that is what true education is all about. To give the students a competitive platform, an “Intersection Group Song Competition” was conducted for the students of class 1. The theme for the competition was “PATRIOTISM” which was apt for this special day dedicated to the Martyrs’ of our country, Martyrs’ Day. Each and every performance exhilarated the audience with their melodious renditions. The audience was enchanted and swayed by the magical event.

Money Fiesta

Hands-on activities in the early years make math topics more enjoyable and understandable. Students of class I at Delhi Public School Kolar participated in “Money Fiesta,” a live market that was put up on the school grounds to further reinforce the topic of money.  Children had a fun-filled experience of buying numerous products from the market using real money. The enriching experience gave the students an opportunity to showcase their proficiency in handling money and also to display their marketing skills. This occasion was used to reinforce various other concepts like addition, subtraction, etc. It created a positive learning environment that provided our students with an amazing experience and they could connect this activity to the real-life experience.

Inter School Tech Fest “Headway’s Extra Quadrata”

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”

An Inter School Tech Fest “Headway’s Extra Quadrata” was conducted by the students of Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal on 16 November, 2022. It comprised of 6 events: namely, Site Incroyable, Esprit Decode, Filmskaping, Scio, Photo Perfecta and Parabellum. Two events Photo Perfecta and Parabellum were conducted online, rest of the events were offline.

Twenty five schools participated in online events and ten schools participated in offline events. The Scio quiz turned out to be extremely popular among the students. The other events, like Site Incroyable and Esprit Decode made the students turn the gears of their mind to give the best result. The process of reaching to the conclusions were phenomenal and well appreciated by the students of all the participating schools.

Delhi Public School Indore acquired the highest overall points and secured the title, “Victor Ludorum” of Extra Quadrata.

The team of Sanskar Valley School was the winner of Scio –Quiz, whereas three events Site Incroyable, Filmskaping, Parabellum (online)   were won by the team of DPS Indore. DPS Rau gave a scintillating performance in Esprit Decode and Photo Perfecta (online). There was an invigorating and enthusiastic participation by all the teams.

सोमवती देवी शिक्षा केन्द्र – शपथ ग्रहण समारोह

सोमवती देवी शिक्षा केन्द्र, डी.पी.एस. कोलार में 27.08.2022 को विद्यालय परिसर में शपथ ग्रहण समारोह का आयोजन किया गया। कार्यक्रम के अतिथि संयुक्त संचानक लोक शिक्षण भोपाल संभाग श्रीमान धर्मेन्द्र शर्मा जी थे, जो कि भोपाल संभाग के समस्त शिक्षण प्रभार को संभाल रहे है। श्री धर्मेन्द्र शर्मा जी का स्वागत विद्यालय बैंड ने गार्ड ऑफ ऑनर के साथ किया । विद्यालय के छात्रों द्वारा विशेष प्रार्थना सभा का आयोजन किया गया। विद्यालय प्राचार्या श्रीमती वंदना धूपर ने मुख्य अतिथि के साथ माता सरस्वती के समक्ष दीप प्रज्वलन कर कार्यक्रम शुरू किया। वंदना धूपर मैडम एवं अपर्णा चाणोदिया ने मुख्य अतिथि का स्वागत पुष्पगुच्छ भेंट कर किया एवं अपने उद्बोधन द्वारा सभी उपस्थित अतिथियों एवं अभिभावकों का स्वागत किया । विद्यालय के कक्षा आठवीं के छात्रों ने एक रंगारंग नृत्य प्रस्तुति दी। गीत, संगीत एवं अन्य रंगारंग कार्यक्रमों की प्रस्तुति भी छात्रों द्वारा दी गईा मुख्य अतिथि महोदय ने विद्यालय के वरिष्ठ छात्र मोहित मालवीय, वरिष्ठ छात्रा अम्बिका सिंह और समस्त छात्र काउंसिल को शपथ दिलवाई कि वे सभी अपने पद की गरिमा को समझते हुए अपनी अपनी जिम्मेदारियों को पूरी निष्ठा व ईमानदारी से निभाएंगे।
 
जे.एस.डब्ल्यू.एस के फाईनेंस प्रेसीडेन्ट श्रीमान नितिन अम्बासेलकर ने बच्चों को संबोधित करते हुए कहा छोटे-छोटे प्रयास ही हमें आगे बढ़ाते हैं ,छोटी-छोटी जिम्मेदारियां हमें बड़ी जिम्मेदारियों को उठाने के काबिल बनाती हैं इसलिए जिम्मेदारियों को उठाने के लिए हमेशा तत्पर रहें ,एवं नेतृत्व करने का गुण विद्यालय में मिले मौकों से ही विकसित करें। उपस्थित मुख्य अतिथि ने बच्चों को विद्यार्थी परिषद में चयनित होने की बधाई दी एवं उन्हें भविष्य में भी नेतृत्व करने की शुभकामनाएं देते हुए कहा कि आप लोगों पर ही भारत का भविष्य आधारित है तो अनुशासन को अपने जीवन का हिस्सा बनाते हुए प्रत्येक कार्य देश प्रेम एवं देशभक्ति की भावना से करें। कार्यक्रम के अंत में विद्यालय के वरिष्ठ छात्र ने उपस्थित अतिथियों अभिभावकों एवं शिक्षकों को धन्यवाद प्रेषित किया।

#National Level First Position#
SelaQui International School Quiz Competition

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road Bhopal created history by securing the first position atthe SelaQui International School Quiz Competition, organized by SelaQui International School on the auspicious occasion of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav week on the 20th of August 2022, in Dehradun.
 
The trailblazers of this generation- Rishabh Kothari of class XII and Ameya V. Som of class IX represented Delhi Public School, Kolar Road Bhopal and defeated many reputed schools from all over the country, overcoming all challenges of knowledge and wit.
 
These brilliant minds have made the school proud, by winning a Cash prize of Rs. 12000/- , a trophy and certificates.
 
Madam Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar and Madam Vice Principal Mrs. Anuradha Telang congratulated the winners and the Department of Social Science on this mega victory.

#National Level First Position#
The Tableau Competition- My Nation, My Pride
(In association with AFS, Intercultural Programs India)
Date: 7th August, 2022

Delhi Public School Kolar Road Bhopal stood first in ‘The Tableau Competition- My Nation My Pride’, organized by Jodhamal Public School Jammu, in association with AFS, Intercultural Programs India. 22 schools pan India participated in this prestigious event. This online event witnessed 40 entries from the different states of India.

The student participant Naman Johri of class IX-A, presented the tableau of Madhya Pradesh through a wonderful video presentation showcasing the magnificent Madhya Pradesh. The video projected the cultural wealth, modern amenities and the natural heritage of the state. The teachers in charge were – Ms. Almas Nasir (Dy. HOD- Social Science Department) and Ms. Reeti Tripathi.

Madam Principal Mrs. Vandana Dhupar, Madam Vice-Principal Mrs. Anuradha Telang, HOD- Social Science Department Ms. Devender Kaur and AFS coordinator of DPS Kolar,  Ms. Anshu Kanotra congratulated the winner for this stupendous win.

Inter-house English Skit Competition
 

A skit is a short, usually dramatic performance with a message to be conveyed. It is both visual and sound experience where we can see the reaction of the audience immediately. It is a live performance to bring out the acting talents, flair of the students and to spread a message to the people. As a part of the extra co-curricular activity Delhi Public School, Kolar road organized an Inter house English skit competition on ‘Youth Empowerment’  for the students of classes IV and V on 15th July, 2022.

All the four houses presented skits with different themes and interesting scripts such as Stress management, Decision making, etc. For the presentation of each skit each house was given five minutes time. They were judged on the criteria of content, presentation, dialogue delivery and appropriate use of props. The students acted well and displayed tremendous energy and enthusiasm while performing on the stage. All the participants put forth their best efforts to make the competition a grand success.

The esteemed judges for the competition,  Ms Anuradha Telang and Ms Meenal Jha thoroughly enjoyed the competition.

The competition culminated with the announcement of the winners by Madam Headmistress. The first position was bagged by Kachnar house, There was a tie between Palash house and Gulmohar house for the second position and the third position went to Amaltas house.

“One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.”
 
DIPSITES from classes IX to XII of Community Service Club and Photography Club of DPS Kolar Road participated with great zeal and enthusiasm on the occasion of MASS TREE PLANTATION DRIVE held on Friday, 15th July 2022.
Student members of both the clubs planted saplings to raise awareness and consciousness about environment among the masses. All the enduring moments were captured by the members of Photography Club making it a great spectacle. The principal of the school Madam Vandana Dhupar sensitised the students that tree plantation is a necessity, the urgent need of the hour. Planting of trees is especially important to protect our environment against air pollution and global warming. The drive was a huge success, empowering students with substantial knowledge of environment and plants.  

3 day Model United Nations Conference DPSI MUN organized by DPS Indore, Nipaniya

“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.”

10 students of Team DPS KOLAR ROAD participated in the 3 day Model United Nations Conference  DPSI MUN organized  by DPS  INDORE, NIPANIYA

Our participants were allotted different international committees for different countries to put forth their opinions. Our young debaters stole the show with their exceptional oratory skills and were recognized and appreciated by the jury. The press applicants covered the event beautifully and were especially applauded for their efforts.

It gives immense pleasure to inform that the team of DPS KOLAR ROAD bagged 08 awards in the event.

AIPPM
High Commendation
Navya Parwani: Rahul Gandhi

Best delegate
Vaibhav Raj Deota: Amit Shah

UNHRC
Honorable mention
Pakhi Gupta : delegate of Cuba

UNDP
Honorable mention
Shubhangi sagar : delegate of Columbia

High Commendation
Pari Singh Parihar: delegate of Russia

Special mention
Sarthak Jain: Delegate of Italy

IP
Rishika Rathore: best delegate caricature

Verbal mention: caricature
Garvita Shrivastava

Interhouse Ethnic Walk Competition-The Wow Factor Classes IX to XII

“ The protection of intangible cultural heritage and maintaining the continuity of the national culture constitute an essential cultural base for enhancing cohesion in the nation”.

To celebrate the rich cultural heritage of our country the Department of Social Science has organized an Inter House Ethnic Walk Competition for the classes IX to XII on Thursday, 7th July 2022.

The participants were given a combination of two states and they had to create a fusion of their traditional costume and also to give a short introduction of the rich cultural heritage of the states followed by a ramp walk on vibrant music notes. The students participated very enthusiastically and had put a lot of efforts to present the fusion of heritage of the states. The audience enjoyed the performances and also learnt about the states.

At the end Madam Principal Ms. Vandana Dhupar motivated the efforts made by all the participants and blessed them with good wishes for all that they do in future. 

Inter House Crossword Puzzle Competition

‘The nice thing about a crossword puzzle is, you know there is a solution.’

The Department of English had organized ‘CANNY’ – A Crossword Puzzle Competition’ for students of classes VI, VII and VIII on Friday 24th June 2022. Students put on their thinking caps and prepared themselves for the same by looking up the dictionary and workbooks. Ms. Natasha Kukreja of Delhi Public School, Kolar Road took the initiative and planned this competition. The activity took place in their respective classes.

It was certainly a treat to watch the students totally engrossed in solving the crossword puzzles and there is no doubt that some students are still puzzled!!!

All this was possible under the able guidance of the Head Mistress Madam Anuradha Telang.

‘The beauty of music is that it connects people.’

With an aim to ‘Catch them Young’ the students of classes IV and V participated in the Inter-House Group Song Competition that was organized at Delhi Public School Kolar Road on 23-06-2022.

The auditorium resonated with the melodious voices of the young vocalists. They presented English prayer songs like ‘God is good and ‘All things bright and beautiful.  They mesmerized the audience with their brimming talents.

The esteemed judges for the competition,  Mr. Ankit Devariya, and Mr Ankush Malviya thoroughly enjoyed the mellifluous group songs. Also, both the judges graciously enthralled the audience with their own renditions.

The competition culminated with the announcement of the winners by Madam Headmistress. Each house participated with great enthusiasm. The first position was bagged by Palash house, the Second position by Gulmohar house, the Third position by Kachnar house, and the Fourth position by Amaltas house.

Respected Madam Principal along with Madam Headmistress and Judges gave away winning and runner up trophy to the participants and motivated the students to win more such trophies in future as well.

Farewell – Showers of Blessings at DPS Kolar

Set your goals high and always dream big because you are only as big as the dreams you dare to live.

Delhi Public School, Kolar Road, Bhopal  organised  ‘Showers of Blessing,’ for the outgoing students of class XII session 2021-22 with great zeal and enthusiasm. The day was a fiesta for the students, devoted to the years spent together with friends and teachers, to reminisce the joyous moments.

The programme commenced with the ‘Saraswati Vandana’, tilak ceremony and lighting of ceremonial diyas by the students. Shri Hari Mohan Gupta Ji, Chairman Jagran Social Welfare Society, in his message blessed the students and wished them good luck. The School Principal MS Vandana Dhupar asked them to keep the flag of DPS Kolar, flying high by keeping the ideals of honesty and truth learnt in the school. She asserted that they must have faith in God and should always be humble and respect elders. The Vice Principal Ms Anita Dwivedi wished all the best to the students for success and accomplishments in all their future endeavours. The school Headmistress, Ms. Anuradha Telang applauded the batch and wished them good luck to create a unique imprint in the world outside, reverberating forth the school’s motto of ‘Service before Self’.

The school premises were festooned with bright and decent decoration consisting of selfie point, school logo, school flag and house flags. The highlight of the function was the beautiful cultural presentation. The Music and dance department of the school and the teachers of the senior segment put forth a mix of scintillating dance performances, melodious songs, laughter show, pulsating music and motivational poems. An array of games and activities conducted by the teachers. All the senior students relished it with enthusiasm.

The members of the Student Council delivered speeches expressing gratitude to their teachers and mentors for their precious contribution in making the journey of learning a memorable one. Everyone enjoyed the dance and the refreshment after the cultural programme. They danced to their heart’s content. Many were seen clicking pictures of friends and teachers – capturing memories of school forever. The programme culminated with the vote of thanks proposed by the Class Coordinator Ms Alpana Verma. 

Students’ Clubs Orientation

DPS Kolar Road is committed to provide and build a holistic curriculum that ensures the all round development of our students.

Keeping in tune with our ideologies, we commence with the ‘CLUB ACTIVITIES’ that take into account the varied interests and every facet of our students.  Depending on the child’s aptitude and feasibility, one club  will be allotted to him/her. The Clubs will function every Wednesday afternoon.

To acquaint them with the different clubs, an orientation was conducted on March 25, for the students of classes 6 to 8. Teachers briefed the students on the benefits and activities of each club, giving them food for thought before they opt for a club of their choice.

It was a fruitful and enjoyable hour for the students who are already excited and waiting for their clubs to commence.

Vaccination Drive 
 
 A vaccination drive for students of age 12 to 14 was organised at DPS KOLAR ROAD, on March 23, 2022.
125 students were vaccinated in round one.
 
Corbavex vaccine was administered under the supervision of a doctor and madam Principal, Mrs. Vandana Dhupar.
 
We thank the parents for their support and cooperation in making the drive successful.
Welcome Assembly ( Session 2022-23)
‘Nothing in the universe can stop you from letting go and starting fresh.’
The corridors and classrooms at Delhi Public School Kolar, once again beamed with life as a wave of laughter and giggles washed off the lurking fears of the pandemic. The young Dipsites of Classes I to XII were accorded a warm and enthusiastic welcome by the teachers and staff of the school. The colourful balloons and a smiling Micky Mouse (Cartoon character) lend a jovial and colourful ambience for the welcoming of students.  The school organised a ‘Welcome Assembly – Rise to Shine’ on 16th March 2022.  The new session 2022-23 commenced for the students of classes Pre-Nursery to XII at Delhi Public School Kolar Road.  The day started with a Special Assembly.  It began with a special prayer followed by scripture in Sanskrit.  A prayer song was sung by students to mark a new beginning.  Thought for the day was followed by theme talk on optimism and a mesmerizing dance performance was enjoyed by the students.  The students exhibited their excitement for the commencement of the new session.
Madam Principal Ms. Vandana Dhupar welcomed the students and teachers and showered her good wishes and blessings for the new session.  The felicitation of the winners of the Inter School Competitions and NCC students was conducted by Madam Principal, Madam Vice Principal and Headmistress.  They congratulated the students for their hard work and dedication.  The students were advised to raise the bar and focus on the goals and aspirations.  It was followed by an engaging activity of yoga to re-energize the students.  The Assembly culminated with the pledge.