Tuhin Mondal of Class V E (Aft.) participated in the 7th All Bengal Open Rapid Chess Championship 2019 held at Dhrubatara Chess Academy, Howrah on September 22, 2019. He stood 1st in the Under 11 Boys Category. He received a trophy.
Sayak Biswas of Class III A (Aft.) had participated in the 5th All Bengal Open One Day Rapid Chess Tournament on September 8, 2019 and in Kolkata District Chess Association All Bengal School Chess Tournament held on September 9 & 10, 2019. In both tournaments he secured the 1st position in the Under 9 Boys Category. He received a trophy and a certificate in the 5th All Bengal Open One Day Rapid Chess Tournament and a trophy in the other tournament.
Rangeet Majumdar of Class III G (Aft.) participated in the Pearl City All India Open Fide Rating Chess Tournament, held from September 6 to 11, 2019 at Lakdikapul, Hyderabad. He stood 2nd in the Under 9 Category. Rangeet received a cash prize worth Rs.4000, a trophy and a mobile phone.
On September 19, 2019 some students of Classes IV & V participated in Vibgyor, the Inter-School Festival organised by M. P. Birla Foundation H. S. School. They participated in Yoga, Bengali Elocution, Fashion Designing, Chess and Indian Vocal. South Point School lifted the Championship Trophy in the Festival. Ojaswi Thakur of Class V A (Aft.) and Rhitam Bardhan of Class V B (Morn.) stood first in Bengali Elocution while Subhomita Ghosh of Class V B (Aft.) and Shanza Kafi of Class V B (Aft.) secured the third position in Fashion Designing. Tuhin Mondal of Class V E (Aft.) and Suvayan Dey of Class V G (Aft.) secured the second position in Chess. A group of seven singers received the third prize for Indian Vocal. The singers were Asmita Ganguli of Class V E (Morn.), Somdatta Mukherjee of Class V D (Morn), Meghalina Sanyal Chatterjee of Class V D (Aft.), Shreyansi Chakraborty of Class V D (Aft.), Sridatri Nag of Class V A (Aft.), Srinika Biswas of Class IV E (Aft.) and Prajukta Samaddar of Class IV A (Aft.). All these children received individual trophies and certificates.
International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) was conducted by Macmillan Publishers India Ltd., along with Educational Assessment, Australia, a division of University of New South Wales, Australia. This year a total number of 377 pupils from Classes III to V had registered for English, Mathematics, Digital Technologies and Science. The assessments for English and Mathematics were held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 while those for Digital Technologies and Science were held on Monday, September 16, 2019.
A meeting of Implementation Team in compliance with OHSAS 18001:2007 was held on Friday, September 13, 2019 in the School premises.
The Inter-house Poster Making Competition for Classes VI, VII & VIII was held in the School premises on Friday, September 13, 2019. The result, as finalised by the judges, is as follows:-
|First||Sayan Dhar||VI D (A)||Derozio House|
|Srijan Sur||VI C (A)||David Hare House|
|Second||Avisholta Chakraborty||VI B (A)||David Hare House|
|Third||Dyutit Karmakar||VI C (M)||David Hare House|
|First||Ayush Sengupta||VII E (A)||David Hare House|
|Debapriya Bhadra||VII F (A)||David Hare House|
|Second||Tanisha Dutta||VII B (A)||–|
|Third||Aryan Jha||VII A (A)||Sister Nivedia House|
|Aritra Konar||VII G (M)||Sister Nivedia House|
|First||Susalimee Patra||VIII F (A)||David Hare House|
|Second||Arhana Bhandari||VIII B (A)||Ashutosh Mukherjee House|
|Sreejita Modak||VIII C (M)||Derozio House|
|Third||Souparno Sanyal||VIII E (A)||Derozio House|
33 pupils from Classes XI & XII attended a day long workshop on Mathematics, Statistics, Cryptology and Computer Science at East Calcutta Girls’ College, Lake Town, Kolkata, on Thursday, September 12, 2019. They were accompanied by Sri Kishalaya Saha, a Teacher of the School.
Moulik Ghosh of Class III A (Afternoon) participated in the 16th Annual Swimming Competition held on September 8, 2019, organised by Dhakuria Swimming Association. Moulik secured the 3rd place in the 50m Backstroke and won a bronze medal and a certificate.
The following pupils from our School in different categories have been selected by the District Council for School Games & Sports (South Kolkata) for the State School Competitions to be held in the month of September 2019 in West Bengal:
|Basketball (U/14 – Junior Girls)||Ragini Aron||VI A (M)|
|Karate (U/19 – Boys)||Subhayu Sadhukhan||XI J|
|Karate ((U/19 – Girls)||Didhiti Paul||XI F|
|Swimming (U/14 – Boys)||Aryan Das||VI E (M)|
|Swimming (U/14 – Girls)||Prathama Biswas||VII F (A)|
|Swimming (U/17 – Boys)||Eshan Roy||IX F (M)|
|Pratik Roy||IX E (A)|
|Soumik Datta Mazumder||X F (M)|
|Swimming (U/17 – Girls)||Sreeja Kar||X C (A)|
|Swimming (U/19 – Boys)||Soumya Mallick||X C (M)|
|Mayukh Sarkar||XII D (M)|
|Yoga (Boys)||Debargha Sarkar||VI G (M)|
|Gymnastics (Girls)||Disha Paul||VII H (M)|
|Judo (Boys)||Ayush Chakraborty||VI G (A)|
|Table Tennis (Boys)||Parijat Dwary||VII H (M)|
|Table Tennis (Girls)||Priyakshi Roy||X G (M)|
A Refresher Training Programme on Fire Fighting and First Aid in compliance with OHSAS 18001:2007 / ISO 45001:2018 was held for the Emergency Response Team on Saturday, August 31, 2019 in the School premises.
Sri Pulak Chand Kundu, Sri Jayajit Mazumder and Sri Saheb Chatterjee attended the Capacity Building Programme, organized by Centre of Excellence, CBSE on Mathematics on Monday, August 26, 2019 and Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Abhinav Bharati High School, Kolkata.
Smt. Oindrila De, Smt. Sudataa Ray, Smt. Moumita Mukhopadhyay and Smt. Dipanwita Bose attended the two-day Capacity Building Programme, organized by Centre of Excellence, CBSE on English Language and Literature on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 and Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Gokhale Memorial Girls’ High School, Kolkata.
The Priyamvada Birla Scholarship will be awarded every year, starting from 2013, to meritorious students belonging to the low income group, pursuing their studies in under-graduate courses in Colleges and Institutes in West Bengal on Merit cum Means Basis.