|On 8th and 9th of December, 2016, our school held its Annual Sports Meet which was a true celebration of the perpetuating festival of sports, for it is sports that is thoroughly imbued in the fabric of our life; giving it designs and hues that leave no space for the dismal or mundane.
Our Founder Chairperson Mr. T. P. Aggarwal Sir graced the occasion and alongwith our Principal Sheena Ma’am and our Vice Principal Shergill Ma’am welcomed the Chief guests to the Annual Sports Meet. We were in the company of true champions who make one realize that humble beginnings can’t stop one from reaching great heights. One of the honourable Chief guests was Shri. Bal Mukund, who was the National Champion in Yoga for 15 years. We were also honoured to have with us Miss Jayanti Thapliyal, a well known and much rewarded Marathon Runner who has been felicitated at various national as well as international level marathons. Moreover, it was enchanting to have with us Mis.s Praveen Nisha, who has earned the distinction of being the youngest Vice captain of the Indian Kho-kho team and is a first year student at Delhi University. Our Principal Miss. Sheena declared the meet open by encouraging the participants and letting loose multi-hued balloons.
Parents of our budding sport stars had turned up in a large number to cheer their wards and were captivated by the scintillating opening ceremony which was a spectacle worth admiring. Young achievers of our school that included Jasleen Kaur of IX-A, Khwaish Sukhija of X B, Ishika Rawat of X C and Yashika of X-B carried the torch whose flame represents integerity, perseverence and an indomitable spirit. Loud cheers could be heard for these budding sport stars as they passed the torch and handed it over to our Founder Chairperson Mr. T. P. Aggarwal SIr, who then lit the cauldron of light with its eternal flame. The marchpast that followed saw all the students marching smartly in the colours of their respective Houses, holding aloft their House flags with pride. In the Opening Ceremony, our young Yoga, Skipping and Taekwondo enthusiasts exhibited their talent with jaw dropping moves that left the audience in awe. Two dance performances were also put forth wherein young dancers charmed the audience with their twirling umbrellas and entangled them in the swirls and waves of their fabrics. Then it was time for the races and games to begin wherein our students participated with great zeal and dedication, going neck to neck for each medal to be won. Loud cheers could be heard as the students participated in various track and field events such as the 100mt race, relay race, shotput, discus throw etc. The matches of various games such as basketball, handball, table tennis, lawn tennis, badminton etc also saw enthusiastic participation.
On the 2nd day of the Annual Sports Meet, we had in our midst the delegates from St. John’s College, Sri Lanka who were here on an exchange programme. They too participated in two races and were infected by the enthusiasm that surrounded them. The Annual Sports Meet ended on a successful note with the winners being awarded by our Principal Ms. Sheena and Vice Principal Ms. Shergill.
|The studentsof St. Mark's Girls Sr. Sec School participated in Badminton Zonal Competition held at Bosco Public School, Paschim Vihar, Delhi.
The students participated enthusiastically and made the school proud.
The Senior Badminton Team bagged the third position in Badminton Zonals.
The team comprised of :
Somya Bhatnagar (XII)
Simran Devgan (X)
Pragya Rawat (IX)
The Sub-Junior Badminton Team bagged the second position.
The team comprised of :
Palak Gaur (VII)
Riya Gupta (VIII)
Vidhi Taneja (VIII)
Seerat Kaur (VII)
The Junior Team comprised of :
Ishika Rawat (X)
Prachi Rawat (IX)
Somya Mittal (VIII)
|The students of St. Mark's Girls Sr. Sec. School participated in the Basketball Matches held at Frobel Public School on 8 August and 9 August, 2016.
The Sub-Junior Baketball team secured the third position and the Junior Basketball team reached the Semi-finals.
Sheer determination coupled with hard work and talent helped our students attain triumph and made the school feel proud.
|The Sub-Junior team comprised of :
Navya Jain (VIII)
Khwaaish Kharbanda (VIII)
Ankita Lakra (VIII)
Samridhi Sahrawat (VIII)
Riya Lakra (VIII)
Purvika Sharma (VIII)
Mehak Sethi (VIII)
Jhalak Malhotra (VIII)
Sarah Azmat Khan (VIII)
Vamika Kapila (VII)
Pratishtha Attri (VII)
Rhythem Rana (VII)
|The Junior team comprised of :
Aanchal Vashist (X)
Vanshika Tandon (X)
Khushboo Pal (X)
Parul Yadav (IX)
Drishti Sharma (IX)
Khushi Shokeen (IX)
Kashish Lakra (IX)
Sejal Mahawar (IX)
Koyna Gupta (IX)
Yashi Singhal (IX)
Khushi Sharma (IX)
Gunjan Dabas (IX)
|The Senior team comprised of :
Sarika Singh (XI)
Arika Banerjee (XI)
Palak Sachdeva (XII)
Tithi Rathee (XI)
Ashna Arora (XII)
Mahima Gupta (XII)
Hansa Kaushik (XII)
Sushmeet Kaur (XII)
|Bo Jakson, a Baseball and Football player once quoted - 'Set your goals high and don't stop till you get there'. Our school students participated in the Second Delhi State Speedball Championship held on 17 July, 2016 at Raja Ram Mohan Roy School, Rohini.
In Under-8 (Solo) category, Twinkle (3-D) bagged the first position, Sakshi Rohila (3-B) bagged the second position and Shagun Kaur (4-B) bagged the third position. In Under-10 (Solo) category, Jassica Gupta (6-C) secured the first position, Nishika (5-F) secured the second position and Prabhleen Kaur (5-B) secured the third position. In Under-12 (Solo) category, Gurleen (7-A) bagged the first position, Gaurika Arora (7-A) and Kajal (7-A) bagged the second position and Tanisha Sharma (5-B) secured the third position. In Under-14 (Solo) category, Kashish Lakra (8-E) bagged the first position and Mitali (7-A) bagged the second position.
In Under-8 (Single category), Sukhkiran Kaur (3-D) bagged the first position, Sejal (3-B) bagged the second position and Diya Chhabra (3-B) bagged the third position. In Under-10 (Single Category), Nishika (5-F) secured the first position, Supriya Sharma (4-F) and Vanshika Shawney (4-E) secured the third position. In Under-12 (Single Category), Kajal (7-A) secured the first position, Gurleen (7-A) bagged the second position and Gaurika Arora (7-A) bagged the third position.
Tanya Batra (7-C), Kashish Chaudhary (8-E), Nehal Soni (7-C) and Khushi Dagar (7-C) participated in Under-14 category. Shipra (4-E) participated in Under-10 category.
The sheer determination and persistence of our students helped them accomplish their goals.
|The skating team of our school achieved an overall second position in the Inter school Promotional Skating Championship held on 15 July, 2016 at DDA Sports Complex, Dwarka, Sector-11.
The winners from our school in different races are as follows:
ADJUSTSBLE RACE -
Aashi Jain (III - A) - Second Position
Nishika (V-F) - Second Position
Rajneet Kaur (VI-C) - First Position
Vanya Wadhwa (VI-D) - Second Position
Gunveen Kaur (VI-E) - First Position
Shriya Gupta (VII-B) - First Position
Gunshita Brain (VII-C) - Second Position
Harshita Lakra (VII-D) - Third Position
Vanshika Malik (III-A) - First Position
Ishmehar Kaur (VI-D) - Third Position
Ritika Roy (VII-C) - First Position
Pranjal Kaushik (VII-C) - Second Position
Diya Anand (VIII-B) - Third Position
Aashu Shokeen (VIII-D) - Second Position
Gurpreet Kaur (IX-C) - First Position
Nehal Jodia (VII-B) - Second Position
Namrata Bhola (VII-B) - Third Position
Janvi Malhotra (VII-D) - First Position
Jasleen Kaur (VIII-D) - First Position
These students have made us immensely proud and added another golden feather to our school's cap.
|Our zealous students participated in the Sixth Rural National Games held at Nehru Stadium in Goa on 21st and 22nd May, 2016. 22 states took part in the games, wherein, the first position was secured by Maharashtra, the second position was bagged by Delhi and Punjab secured the third position. Our school girls participated enthusiastically and represented Delhi in badminton, basketball, yoga, athletics and table tennis.
Riya Gupta (VIII-C) won the silver medal in U-14 category. In U-17 category, Prachi Rawat (IX-C) bagged the first position and Arzu (XI-C) and Pragya Rawat (IX-C) bagged the third position. In U-19, the first position was secured by Aakansha Bhardwaj (X-C) and Ishika Rawat (X-C) secured the second position.
Our basketball team won the first position in U-19 nationals. The team comprised of Mahima Gupta (XII-B), Palak Sachdeva (XII-B), Ashna Arora (XII-B), Hansa Kaushik (XII-B), Sarika Kashyap (XI-A), Nidhima Taneja (XI-B), Khushi Shokeen (IX-B) and Sejal Mahawar (IX-C).
Paridhi Pareek (XI-A) secured the second position in U-19 category.
In U-17, Shrishti Lakra (IX-A) won the gold medal in 200 metres race. In U-19, Drishti Sabharwal (XI-B) won the silver medal in 200 metres race and Shweta Jangir (XII-A) won the gold medal in 400 metres race.
Vaishnavi Bhargava (XI-B) won the gold medal in shotput.
TABLE TENNIS -
In U-16, Anushka Yadav (IX-C ) bagged the first position and Khwahish Sukhija (X-B) bagged the second position.In U-19, Gauri Sachdeva (XII-B) secured the first position.
Gleamimg with pride and joy, the students enjoyed these games thoroughly and brought laurels to our school.
|Ramjas Table Tennis Tornament was held from 26 April to 30 April, 2016. In Under 10 category, the students of our school secured the second position.
They were: Gaurika (III-C), Shagun (IV-D) and Soumya (III-A). In Under 8 category, Manasvni (I), Prajna (I), Dolly Sharma (I) and Riddhi Sharma (II-B) had participated and displayed their talents. In Under 6 category, Riya Bajaj (Sapling), Priyanshi Narula (Sapling) and Ruhani Manchanda (Sapling) had reached till quarter finals.
|The Mini Lawn Tennis Tornament was held on 28 April,2016. The first position was bagged by Pragya Rawat (IX-C). Nirvani Gautam (VII-D) was felicitated by Bronze Medal. Rhyme Bhardwaj (VII-D) emerged as a Quarter Finalist.
Our zealous students made us proud and added another golden feather to our school's cap.
|Heartiest Congratulations to all our junior school students who excelled in the Inter School Junior Olympics held at Thyagraj Stadium, New Delhi.
The winners of the qualifying round are as under :
Hurdle Race - Sana - Grade Sapling, Advaita - Grade 1
100 Metres Flat Race - Mehak - Grade Sapling, Prachi Singh - Grade 2
Relay Race - Hetanshi, Chitleen, Manya, Samaira - Grade Sapling; Jaya,Anaya, Ashika, Anya- Grade 1; Nisha, Himani, Twinkle, Srishti - Grade 2 and Khushi, Shipra, Kashish Anand and Vanshika - Grade 3.
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