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Accolades at the World Scholar’s Cup- Regional Round: 01-02nd May’17

‘The destiny of hard work is always success. Your success is measured by the strength of your desire, the size of your dream and to finally reap the rewards of achievement: success and self-fulfillment.’
Under the aegis & guidance of Dr. Lilly George, Founder-Managing Director, our students of Junior and Senior Division participated with full vigour in the World Scholar’s Cup (Regional Round) held on 1st -2nd May’17 at Suncity World School, Gurgaon, based on the theme of ‘AN UNLIKELY WORLD’. Their journey began with them being trained and groomed by their mentor, Ms. Rinky Tandon. It was a breath-taking, yet strong competitive challenge to meet different schools across the country on this platform and emerge as World class winners from among 450 scholars. Some prestigious schools, among the 35 which participated in this tournament, were Modern School (Barakhamba and Vasant Vihar), Sanskriti School, Amity International, Mayo College (Ajmer), Venketeshwar International, Heritage School (Vasant Kunj, Rohini), Indirapuram Public School, Salwan Public School, D.A.V Public School, D.P.S. International School, Gyan Bharti School, Maruti Kunj, D.P.S, Lotus Valley International, K.R. Mangalam World School, The Millenium School and The Doon School.

Our students, with their heads held up high walked oozing confidence and tackled all the team events with amazing expertise - The Team Debate, Collaborative Writing, Scholar’s Challenge and Scholar’s Bowl. Our bright orators, both from the Junior and Senior Divisions, spoke skillfully in a veritable battle of words on various topics for the Team Debates. Our students at every step were beaming high with enthusiasm and held a positive approach.  Though our boys and girls were exhausted; still not even once did their spirit to move on to the next challenge fade away as they put up long hours battling at all ends with amazing finesse. They applied their mental ability to the fullest and indeed proved their excellence in general awareness. All the teams brainstormed their way through a platter of questions and triumphantly got oodles of merit for their winning performance.

It was a proud moment to witness our Stormy Shalomites- mark high sweepstakes of over 175 medals and 11 trophies to their stride breaking all their previous records. They stood out from the crowd of 450 scholars from around 35 schools across the country, bagging the 1st Position for Debating, Collaborative Writing, Challenge and being Overall Champions at the Regional Round. Our entire team made it big, taking positions at all places ranging from 35th to making it to the 1st position in all events.
Shreya Malviya was felicitated as the Best Debater at 1st Position in the Junior Division; the wolf of Shalom, Kenneth Lobo at the 5th Position and Rishika Arora sweeping the 4th Position in the Senior Round. Nandini Shukla made us proud by sweeping the 1st Position for Collaborative Writing Challenge in the Junior Division with her team members, Rushikesh Aoley and Vedant Swain, being honoured as the Best Writing Team in the 1st Position in the Junior Division. The Scholar’s Bowl witnessed both our junior (Nandini Shukla, Rushikesh Aaoley, Vedant Swain) and senior Team (Rishika Arora, Parleen Ranhotra, Kushagr Kapoor) sweeping away the 2nd Positions. The Challenge round witnessed Rushikesh Aaoley, Gauri Srivastava, Manvita Rao and Himanshi Rao in the Junior Division take the 1st Position and Rishika Arora with Kushagr Kapoor in the Senior Division. Our students made us proud in all areas ranging from Literature, History, Social Studies, Science and Special Area and Arts. Rishika Arora , Parleen Ranhotra  and Kushagr Kapoor marked the 1st Position in the Top Challenge Team whereas in Juniors- Vedant Swain, Nandini Shukla and Rushikesh Aaoley took away the 3rd Position. Our Top Debate Teams in both Junior and Senior Division deserve special mention for sweeping away the Gold in their respective areas:
 JR. Team 1- Nandini, Rushikesh, Vedant
Team 2- Sushrut, Shreya, aanjaney
Team 3- Aryan , Rajas, Abhijit
Team 4- Advit, Abhishek, Raghav
Team 5- Kenneth, Rajas, Divit
Team 6 – Harshal, Sanvi, Anshuman
SR. Team 1- Rishika, Parleen and Kushagr
Likewise, we also have our top Writing Teams and Top Challenge Teams which made the event bigger in size.

 

TOP CHALLENGE TEAM

TOP WRITING TEAM

Team 1- Vedant, Rushikesh, Nandini

Team 2- Gauri, Mehal, Manvita
Team 3- Advit, Raghav, Abhishek
Team 4- Larissa, Himanshi, Priyansh
Team 5 – Aryan, Abhijit, Rajas

Team 1- Nandini, Rushikesh, Vedant
Team 2- Kenneth, Divit, Rakshit
Team3 – Mehak, Gauri, Manvita
Team 4- Raghav, Abhishek, Advit
Team 5- Sushrut, Shreya, Aanjaney
Team 6- Aryan, Abhijit, Rajas
Team 7- Harshal, Sanvi, Anshuman
Team 8 –Larisa, Himanshi, Priyansh

 

Our School Top Scholars made us really proud with Gold medals again – Rishika Arora and Rushikesh Aaoley. Our Champion Scholars in the Junior Division Rushikesh Aaoley, Vedant Swain, Nandini Shukla, Rajas Dhaigude, Gauri Srivastava, Abhishek Chauhan were in the top 3rd to 20th position to sweep gold.  In the Senior Division, Rishika Arora placed herself high at the 1st Position by being the top Champion Scholar.

It was indeed a magical moment witnessing all our teams gloriously sweep the RED CARPET and qualifying for the Global Round at Vietnam, Hanoi to be held in June’17. 

Shalom Hills International School bags Special Prize in the Finals of Korea-India Friendship Quiz Competition: 4th May 2017

Under the aegis & guidance of its Founder-Managing Director, Dr. Lilly George, the Shalom students receive coveted invitations to World Class Competitions which gives them international exposure and greater insight into India's diplomatic ties and bilateral relations with other countries. After an initial screening test 10 Shalomites of Grade X were selected to compete in the highly engaging yet challenging Inter-school Korea-India Friendship Quiz Competition, organized by the Embassy of South Korea.

After successfully outdoing 14,500 participants in Level 1 and Level 2, Akshita Anand (X C) marched towards the final audio-visual buzzer round of the Quiz, which required a deep dive into South Korea’s foreign relations, culture, economy, politics, government, language, cuisine, society, tourism, sports, history and geography. She became the proud recipient of the Special Prize of a Samsung Galaxy S7 worth Rs.54, 000, presented by Mr. Hyun Cho (Ambassador of South Korea to India) and a cash prize of Rs.2000 by Mr. Kim Kum-Pyong (Director of Tourism South Korea).

Devishi Sahai (XI B), Bharti Raghav (X A), Ishaan Mukerjee (XII A), Akshita Anand (X C) also won 4 audience prizes, the highest among participating schools.

The laudable objective behind this challenging Quiz is to foster closer India-South Korea relations, broaden the children’s knowledge about the bilateral relations between these two countries and to provide them with an opportunity to learn about the South Korean culture.

Zonal level toppers of Computer and Science Olympiads felicitated with medals

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams”

Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) hosted the Olympiad competition which is the fastest growing Olympiad amongst the student fraternity across India. It is a unique platform that tests the level of understanding, knowledge and power of reasoning of the students.

SHIS encourages its students to challenge their potential and chisel their proficiencies through the medium of these Olympiads as these competitive examinations benefit the enterprising talents in our country and facilitate the young brains in achieving new horizons.

The child prodigies, Sannidhya Gupta (VI), Akhand Pratap Singh (VI) and Prakhar B Kumar (VII) have received Medals of Excellence for Computer and Sannidhya Gupta (VI) and Sanvi Nowal (VI) have received Gold Medals for Science. They were warmly felicitated and blessed by Dr. Lilly George, Founder-Managing Director.

LAVANYA WALI BLADES IT DIFFERENTLY

Lavanya wali of grade III is a new addition to the family of proud shalomites, as she performs and made a mark by winning gold in figure skating at the 13th National Ice skating competition held at Ambience mall, Gurgaon from 05/1/17 to 06/1/17organized by Ice Skating Association of India. Lavanya interest for the new sport as far as India is concerned has raised the hopes of sports lovers in the country. Lavanya performed in solo and in pair in Under-10 age category. She carries a huge interest for the sport and keeps her eye representing her nation at Winter Olympics. Shalom family encourages every student to participate in some kind of sport which will help in nation building.

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Lavanya Wali’s Mother

Shalom students win 3rd position in 9--A side National Level Football Competition

Yet another feather has been added in the cap of Shalom achievements and sports accolades. The new year 2017 began on a successful and propitious note as 2 bright Shalom students , Parth Chauhan of IX and Soham Moulree of VIII won laurels by bagging the 3rd position in the 9--A side National Level Football Competition held recently in Raipur.

Yashwardhan Singh- Story (T.O.I)

Yashwardhan Singh, a promising student of Grade VII studying at Shalom Hills International School, Gurgaon possesses great inclination towards boxing and has great dreams of representing the Indian tri color at 2024 Olympics. This young boxing prodigy’s hard work, dedication and resolve to make it ‘big’ in the boxing arena have paid rich dividends. He has made a triumphant podium finish for the consecutive years at National level. He has won a bronze medal at National Level Boxing Championship 2015-16.
This year making a succession from Block level to State level, Yashwardhan has brought glory to the state of Haryana by winning a shining gold in Haryana School State Championship which was held at Bhim Stadium Bhiwani from 05/09/16 to 08/09/16 in below 42kg of U-14 boys category. He made a podium finish by making successive strokes registering his win against worthy boxers from Jhajjar, Sonipat, Hisar & Bhiwani. He has been selected to represent Haryana state in the forthcoming Nationals to be held in Delhi from 02/01/17 to 06/01/17. He is receiving vigorous practice for the same under Coach Dharamvir. If this young boxing champ emerges undefeated in the National Round, he will be a hot candidate for forthcoming World School Games.
The school management especially the Founder-Managing Director of SHIS, Dr. Lilly George, the Principal, Mr. Atul Bhatt & all the teachers have always supported Yashwardhan on his academic front and encouraged him to chase and achieve his dreams.

STATE LEVEL ROLLER SKATING CHAMPIONSHIP

AstitvaThukral of grade XI participated in State level roller skating championship from 09/09/16 to 11/09/16. He participated in three races where he won 2 bronze and gold, he is also been selected for Nationals to be held at Karnataka in the month of January.

Shalom students qualify for second level of Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF)

The Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) is an educational foundation and a non-profit organization based in New Delhi, India which promotes Science, Mathematics, Introductory Computer Education and English Language skills amongst school children in India. It organizes four Olympiads annually, namely the National Cyber Olympiad (NCO), the National Science Olympiad (NSO), the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) and the International English Olympiad (IEO).

Each Olympiad is conducted at two levels. The students from Class I to X participated in the examination. Results have been announced for every student and it includes the student's overall rank, state rank, school rank, percentile score, etc. SOF also generates a performance report for all participating schools, as well as awards teachers and principals whose pupils excelled in the exam.Top 500 students, top 10 students in each state, as well as school toppers are selected for the second level. 44 students participated for Science Olympiad and 11 of them qualified for Second level. The students qualified for Second level are as follows.

Sannidhya Gupta of class VI got Rs.1000/- as gift for his excellent performance in Computer Olympiad

LIST OF STUDENTS QUALIFIED FOR LEVEL-II

S.NO

Class

Name

Marks

Medal

NSO

1

VI

Sannidhya Gupta

51

Medal of Excellence

2

VI

VedantAgarwal

48

Medal of Excellence

3

VI

RiveaBansal

45

Medal of Excellence

4

VI

KishikaaGoel

45

Medal of Excellence

5

VI

AkhandPratap Singh

41

Gold

6

VI

AnanyaPargal

40

Silver

7

VI

RakshanTrivedi

38

Bronze

8

VI

Anjaneya Mishra

38

Qualified for Level-II

9

VI

Krish Jain

32

Qualified for Level-II

10

VII

SohamKulkarni

30

Gold

11

VIII

IshitaAggarwal

34

Gold

NCO

12

VI

Sannidhya Gupta

44

Medal of Excellence

13

VI

AkhandPratap Singh

39

Gold

14

VI

SanviNowal

33

Silver

15

VI

UmangMadhukar

32

Bronze

IMO

16

VI

Sannidhya Gupta

57

Medal of Excellence

17

VI

VedantAgarwal

43

Gold

18

VI

KishikaaGoel

41

Silver

19

VI

SanviNowal

37

Bronze

20

VII

V.Sridhar

34

Gold

21

VIII

BhavyaVashisht

39

Gold

22

IX

KushagraKapoor

42

Gold

IEO

23

VI

RiveaBansal

56

Medal of Excellence

24

VI

SanviNowal

54

Gold

25

VI

Sannidhya Gupta

50

Silver

26

VI

UmangMadhukar

47

Bronze

27

VII

Faith Stephen

45

Gold

28

VII

RiyaYadav

45

Silver

29

VII

VaibhavKaushal

36

Bronze

Astitva Thukral of Shalom Hills International School felicitated by H’ble Chief Minister of Haryana on 24th April’16

Astitiva Thukral of Grade –XI was felicitated for his achievements in Skating the by Sports & Youth Affairs Department, Government of Haryana for securing Bronze medal in 52nd National Roller Skating championship from 21-25 January 2015 held at Maharashtra.

The ‘skating champ’ of SHIS He was felicitated by Sh. Manohar Lal, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Haryana & Sh. Anil Vij, Hon’ble Sports & Youth Affairs Minister, Haryana on 24/4/16 at Tau Devi Lal Stadium.

Shalom Hills awarded certificate at Microsoft Grand Finale Event 27th April’16

Out of 4000 schools across country where Microsoft tools are implemented, SHIS was one of the 20 schools from Delhi, Gurgaon which participated in the Grand Finale Ceremony organised at the WWF Auditorium, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.

Shalom Hills International School was represented by  Ms.Vimala Jossy and Ms. Anjali Drolia. This event was an ideal platform for appreciating the innovative and creative expression adopted by schools along with Community Outreach programme during the implementation of various toolkits. The main motto of this ‘Microsoft – Aspire to Inspire’ Programme has been to create a more sustainable society .

Microsoft lead by Dr.Vini and Ms.Manjri awarded the certificates to the teachers.

The workshop concluded with a note from Mr Rohit Prakash  and mitigation plan from Dr Vini in which she mentioned about how Microsoft is playing an integral part in Education through ‘Showcase School Programme’ wherein around 100 schools across world are exchanging ideas. The programme concluded with vote of thanks to host schools like Lotus Valley, DPS Vasant Kunj and Indraprastha International School

53RD NATIONAL ROLLER SPEED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIP 2016

Name of Tournament- WORLD SCHOLARS CUP 2016

THEME -  The Imperfect World

Venue- REGIONAL ROUND, Indirapuram Public School, Ghaziabad

CategoryEvent TypeTeam NameTeam RankStudent NameMedalTrophies
Gold Silver
A SCHOLAR'S BOWL (JUNIOR) - Among 300 Children TEAM BOWL 5
6
7
11
Irin
Rishika
Riddhima
Vedant
Nandini
Parleen
Zyra
Rishikesh
Seher
Rhea
Himanshi
Abhijeet
3 3
3
3
 
B TEAM DEBATE (JUNIOR) - Among 300 Children INDIVIDUAL DEBATE

 

3
7
8
10
15
19
20
23
Rishikesh
Vedant
Kenneth
Divit
Abhijeet
Ananay
Raghav
Rishika Arora
-- -- 1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
TEAM DEBATE 1
4
7
10
13
Vedant
Ananay
Abhishekh
Rhea
Kushagra Kapoor
Rishikesh
Amit
Raghav
Hiya
Kenneth
Abhijeet
Aryan
Adivit
Rivea
Khushi
3
3

 


3
3
3
C COLLABORATIVE WRITING (JUNIOR) - Among 300 Children INDIVIDUAL WRITING

 

4
6
8
10
12
13
21
23
Seher
Nandini
Rishika
Rhea
Parleen
Vedant
Hiya Saxena
Rishikesh
-- -- 1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
 
TEAM WRITING 2
3
5
8
Rishika
Irin
Vedant
Samiksha
Parleen
Nandini
Rishikesh
Bhavya
Rhea
Seher
Abhijeet
Vanshika
3
3
3
 



3
1
1
COLLABORATIVE WRITING (SENIOR) - Among 300 Children INDIVIDUAL WRITING 1
6
Deveshi Trehan
Arushi Hans
-- -- 1
1
1
1
 
TEAM WRITING 3 Deveshi Trehan Arushi Hans Devishi Sahai 3
 
   
D INDIVIDUAL SCHOLAR'S CHALLENGE (JUNIOR) Among 300 Children HISTORY   Kushagra Kapoor
Vedant Swaim
-- -- 1
1
1
1
 
LITREATURE   Vanshika
Parleen
Parleen
Nandin
Rhea
Seher
1
1

 
1
1
SCIENCE   Nandini
Rishika
Parleen
-- -- 1
1
1
1
 
SOCIAL STUDIES   Kushagra Kapoor
Riddhima
Ananya
Rishikesh
Rishika
-- --


1
1
1
1
1
 
SPECIAL AREA   Khushi Puri
Nandini
Irin
Rishika
-- --

1
1
1
1
 
 
THE ARTS   Nandini
Parleen
Rishika
-- -- 1
1
1
   
SCHOLAR'S CHALLENGE (JUNIOR) Among 300 Children TEAM CHALLENGE 4
7
14
Rishika
Irin
Vedant

Parleen
Nandini
Rishikesh

Rhea
Seher
Abhijeet
3
3
 


3
 
E TOTAL HIGHEST SCORERS SPECIAL AWARD 3
4
Parleen
Rishika
    1
1
  1
F SCHOOL TOP SCORER (JUNIOR)     Rishika Arora     1   1
G CHAMPIONS SCHOLARS (JUNIOR) INDIVIDUAL 3
5
7
23
24
25
26
29
30
33
35
36

Rishika Arora
Vedant
Rishikesh
Kenneth
Abhijeet
Divit
Seher
Raghav
Nandini
Irin
Ananya
Hiya

    1
1


1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
 
H TOTAL HIGHEST SCORERS (JUNIOR) TEAM 6
15
20

Irin
Kushagra Kapoor
Riddhima

Seher
Kenneth
Himanshi

Nandini
Khushi
Zyra

  3
3
3
 
I SCHOOL TOP SCORER (SENIOR) INDIVIDUAL  

Devishi Sahai

 

 

1    
J SCHOOL'S TOP POSITION TEAM 5
6
Rishika
Vedant
Parleen
Rishikesh

Rhea
Abhijeet

3
3
3  
K DA-VINCI AWARD (SENIORS) INDIVIDUAL 2
3
8
Vidhi Rohtagi
Vikrant Singh
Anushka Chowdhary
 

 

1
1
1