ANNUAL REPORT 2019-20.
Sharda Vidya Mandir is an established name in the field of education for past 33 years. Excellence in Academics has always been our hallmark and our Board results this year reinforced that. The Board results of Class X were exuberating. 26% of our students scored more than 90% marks with 6 of them scoring 100 out of 100 in different subjects. Our school toppers, Arjav Barya and Abhinav Choube both with 97.4% were among the city toppers and were awarded by the Bhopal Chapter of Sahodaya Group of CBSE schools for their outstanding achievement. Upholding our tradition of excellence were our school toppers in Class XII Board examinations – Simran Arora of the Commerce stream topped the school with 95% and Monika Kushwaha topped the Science stream with 95%. The phenomenal achievements of Tejas Solanki, Parth Shrivastava and Mayur Mehra who cleared the prestigious IIT- JEE and of Nimisha Mishra who cleared CLAT also brought laurels to the school. School extends congratulations to all achievers and also to the team of dedicated teachers who literally have their hands on the pulse of their students, watch over them with hawk eyes and protect them like lionesses. In order to encourage our students into raising their bars of achievement the school management offers cash incentives of 5000/- to those who score above 95% in the Board Examination and of Rs. 3000/- to those who score more than 90%. This time 30 of our achievers received well deserved cash rewards. 2 of our students, Ruchi Patidar and Shivani Patidar, have been awarded the Certificate of Merit which is awarded by CBSE to the top 0.1% of the successful candidates in recognition of their outstanding performance in Board Examinations.
Our Academic Calendar is packed and school campus is always buzzing with excitement and healthy competition spirit. Pallavi Chouhan and Kumkum Mehar, the House Captain and Vice Captain on Tapti House who worked diligently to inspire their House members to excel and brought their House up as the Best House of the session. Praise also goes to the House Incharge teachers – Mrs. Sanjeeta Jain, Mrs. Archana Jugade and Mrs. Arti Patel for their excellent guidance.
At the start of the sessionitself our sportspersons had already mastered their recipes of success. Aditya Gehlot, Class IX B has been selected as a goalkeeper in the Bhopal District Under 17 Football team. Aarna Muramkar, VII C, already a part of our Table tennis and swimming squads had already decided to outshine others in the field of Triathlon. She won the bronze medal at the 25th Madhya Pradesh State Triathlon Championship and a silver at the Bhopal District Triathlon Championship. Our artistic rope skipping contingent bagged the silver medal in the 20th All India RSFI National Rope Skipping Championship. Yashika Rajoria, Class VII C stood fourth in the CBSE National Rope Skipping Clusters held at Amritsar recently. Yashika, Priya and Yashasvini had also bagged the gold medal in the Bhopal District Rope Skipping Competition organized by the DRSA. Our Table tennis team players have always made us proud. Khushi Gupta, Class VIII C won the Bronze medal at the 62nd MP State and Inter District Table Tennis Championship 2019 and was a part of our school Table Tennis team which won the silver medal at the Bhopal Sahodaya Complex of CBSE Schools Interschool Table Tennis Championship 2019. For her outstanding achievements in the session Khushi was awarded the Best Sportsperson of the session award.
Our star quizzers, Hardik Gurudev and Devashish Kanhere always make others look upto them. They were the state winners of the Canara Bank Regional Level Interschool Quiz and were awarded a cash prize of 25, 000/ each for their achievement. They have also, for second year in succession, won the Bhopal Sahodaya Complex of CBSE schools Interschool Quiz Competition. Shashank Dixit was the proud winner of the written quiz on the life and works of Mahatama Gandhi organized by the Regional Science Centre Bhopal to mark the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi.
Our artists create the perfect hues of success. Paras Tyagi, Class X stood first in the Interschool painting competition organized by the Department of Earth Sciences, New Delhi and Eshaan Nair, X A, stood first in the Interschool poster making competition organized by the National Museum of Natural History. Yashasvini Shrivastava, Class VII C stood first in the Interschool Drawing Competition organized by the Forest Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh to mark the Wild Life Celebration in October this year.
Our School Drama Club members of Classes 5th and 6th were the proud winners of the Kalarang Interschool Drama Competition and bagged the third position in the Lake City Science Drama Festival – 2019. Isha Wangoswami, Class VII A was awarded with a cash reward of 4000/ rupees by the Madhya Pradesh Urdu Academy for her active participation in the Chaarbait competition organized by them.
Our pursuit for achieving the best possible never stops. Educational visits, Industrial visits, picnics, capacity building workshops, career guidance seminars, personality development discussions that we hold every year keep our children in touch with reality, in touch with all that is within their reach. Under our ‘Because we care’ initiative we have been taking your wards to old age homes like ‘Apna Ghar’, they have been made a part of ‘Neki ki Diwar’ programme and have been made to realize that when they give they earn more than they lose.