Young Global Citizens’ Summit 2012
The young Global Citizens’ summit was organized by the British Council at the SAI International School in Bhubhaneshwar. This summit was attended by the students Anitya Ajmani, Kunal Venkat, Divya Tiwary and a Teacher Mr. K. Ashok Kumar of the D. B. M. S. English School. It was held from 26th of January to 29th of January, 2012.
There were twelve sessions of workshops which were organized. Out of these twelve workshops we attended eight workshops which are as follows:
Inter School Spell Bee Competition 2012
The D. B. M. S. English School organised an Inter School Spell Bee contest on 25th January, 2012. It was conducted by Mr. Siddharth Sen, English Teacher of Plus Two level. The spelling asked were interesting and simple but the children had to use their grey cells to crack them. The following Nine schools had participated in the contest:
- R. V. S. Academy
- Little Flower School, Telco.
- Kerala Public School, Kadma.
- Gulmohur High School, Telco.
- Motilal Nehru Public School.
- Kerala Samajam Model School.
- Church School
- Loyola School and
- D. B. M. S. English School.
Extra-curricular: Film Making
We at DBMS encourage the students in extra-curricular activities in addition to, one of them being Film Making.
In the year 2010 we made the short film “VIJETA – The Winner” which was well appreciated. This year, it was ‘Nobody’s Child’, which was shot on 12th and 13th June and was screened for the film festival Shots – Take 5 Communication by Tathagata Bhattacharya, an ex-student and a budding director. The movie dealt with common problems of teenagers in daily life.
All India Inter School Drama Festival organised by British Council
The British Council organized an All India Inter School Drama Festival at Kolkata to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Rabindra Nath Tagore.
First stage of the competition was submission of script based on any of Tagore’s work.
Stamp designing contest organised by British Council
British Council through its Connecting Classroom community organized a Stamp Designing Challenge, the theme for which was “Friendship Through Sports And Games” In the first stage the students had to design a stamp and write 150 words synopsis about it.