Heritage School Jammu Senior Wing celebrates 'Annual Sports Day'
Dec 02, 2022
JAMMU: Heritage School's Senior School celebrated its Annual Sports Day with great enthusiasm on Friday.
The sprawling school playground wore a festive look with colorful flags and school children looking equally colorful, bubbling with energy to encompass everyone in their celebration of sports and sportsmanship.
Amongst the dignitaries present were Sunil Gupta, Chairman Heritage School, as the Chief Guest, Sunita Gupta, Founder Chairperson of Heritage School, as the Guest of Honor.
Member Board of Trustees Vishal Gupta and Monika Gupta were the special guests on the occasion.
The guests were greeted with bouquets of flowers as bright and cheerful as the faces of the children presenting them. School Head Girl Divyanshi presented the Welcome Address, marking the beginning of the event.
This was followed by lighting of the Sports Flame by the Chief Guest. The sports Torch was carried by the School Sports Captain Vikrant Gupta, who thereafter administered the Oath to the participants. The meet was declared open by the honorable Chief Guest Sunil Gupta.
The events of the day included track events like 100mts, 200mts hurdle and relay races etc.
The students captivated everyone's attention by their enthusiasm and participation in various races. The Hurdles and Relay Race were the star sporting events which had everyone cheering loudly motivating the racers.
The exciting athletic events were punctuated by colorful and energetic dance performances The students of classes VI, VII & VIII presented a scintillating performance of Aerobics on the beats of a foot tapping number.
It was full of exuberance and showcased teamwork and coordination. Saree Drill presented by the students of classes VIII -X encompassed the whole arena in a rainbow of colours.
The splendid show was followed by felicitation of the winners of the track events.
Sunil Gupta and Sunita Gupta gave away the medals and certificates to the winners. The esteemed Chief Guest presented the Trophy for the Best House to Legacy House and the Best March Past Contingent to Culture House amidst cheers of the students and teachers from the winning Houses.
Puneesh Puri and Armaan Sharma were honoured with the Best Sportsperson Trophy for their exemplary performance in Roller Skating and Cricket respectively at State and National Level.
Puneesh Puri won Gold Medal in Roller Skating CBSE North Zone II in 1000 & 500 mts U-12 category.
Armaan Sharma was felicitated for his achievement of being selected in JKCA Team for Vijay Merchant Trophy by BCCI.
In his address, the Chief Guest Sunil Gupta complimented the students and the staff for organizing a stupendous show, full of energy and enthusiasm.
The Principal Akash Pradhan extended the Vote of Thanks to the guests for gracing the occasion and encouraging the students with their kind words. The fun-filled day came to an end with the rendition of the National Anthem by the School Choir.