SPORTS DAY 2016 – 17
Saturday, March 4, 2017: The Pre Primary students of The Modern School, ECNCR campuses (Kundli & Deepali) descended on the grounds of the school for their Annual Sports Day – BUMP! SET! SPIKE!
It was a day full of action packed sporting events for the jubilant young enthusiasts. The school was honoured to welcome Ms. Shradhha Reddy, International Speed Skater and World record holder of 200 mtrs sprint skating, as the Chief Guest for this special occasion. Ms. Neelam Puri, Academic Director, The Modern Schools graced the occasion with her presence, along with various other dignitaries. The School Principal, Ms. Abha Sadana welcomed everyone present by sharing the outstanding achievements of the little ones throughout the year. While addressing the parents the Chief Guest for the day Ms. Shraddha Reddy emphasized upon the importance of hard work and dedication in striving to achieve one’s goals. She declared the meet open by releasing the colourful balloons.
The students from the Pre Primary classes presented a yoga drill that highlighted the precision and flexibility with which the little one`s moulded their bodies according to the desired mudras, leaving the audience enthralled. The Taekwondo champs were quick to follow with lightening reflexes and presentation of Taekwando techniques and skills, under the guidance of the coaches. Following in step were the Nursery & KG toddlers with their PT and Umbrella drills conducted on the beat of a drum. The coordination in the drills was a feast to everyone’s eyes. The young skaters enthralled the audience when they maneuvered themselves swiftly and smoothly on the skating rink.
Mrs. Neelam Puri, the Academic Director expressed her joy and delight on seeing all her “Grand Children” growing up so well and becoming confident and independent Modernites. The parents and grandparents stole the show with the overwhelming response to the races organised for them. Everybody gathered around the students games arena and encouraged the tiny tots as they participated in the fun games and activities. The Sports Day culminated with cheers and applause.