SPRINGDALES SCHOOL DHAULA KUAN Celebrating the vibrant and dynamic mosaic of Diversity, Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan in collaboration with the Old Springdalian Association (OSA) hosted the 16th Kusum Verma Memorial National Inter-School English Festival in memory of Late Mrs Kusum Verma , Former Head of the English Department.

Giving her greetings on the occasion, Dr. Jyoti Bose, Director, Springdales Schools, urged the students to use the power of words to instil hope and courage for a shared future built on Diversity.          

This year the Creative Fiesta paid a tribute to the Spirit of Humanity that permeates through all Races and Cultures and accrues dividends of collective progress .How empathy and tolerance help sustain this diverse tapestry was beautifully enunciated in the poetry rendition by the participants. Audio and visual prompt elicited some inspired writing from the students.’ Enact an Act’ showcased how India’s strength is rooted in its diversity and the hope for a glorious future lies in peaceful coexistence.

Many schools from Delhi, NCR as well as outstation schools from Udaipur, Hisar and Jaipur participated in the event. The first position in the category of self-composed poems as well as ‘Enact an Act’ was bagged by Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan. The team from O.P Jindal Model School, Hisar won the second position in creative writing and poetry recitation. The Overall Trophy was awarded to Springdales School, Pusa Road with first prize in Creative writing and poetry recitation.