Playing sports enables to create friendships, teamwork and benefits of social interaction among children are best seen in sports. Numerous studies have shown that children who play sports perform better at school. Sports experiences help building positive self- esteem in children.
9th Annual Sports Day for Jr.KG to Grade 2 was on Thursday, 13th Dec’18. Our Principal Vinutha ma’am felicitated the Chief Guest Dr. Mrudula Mahajan and the Principal of VPMS, Pune Mrinalini ma’am. The Chief Guest Dr. Mrudula Mahajan opened the sports meet. She has played her first Cricket National at the age of 15, she has 11 National Softball Tournaments to her credit and was declared best player couple of times. She is the only Principal to have received both the District level Best Principal Award and District level Best Sportsperson award at the hands of Guardian Minister Shri Girish Bapatji.
The students of Jr.KG performed Mass Drill with colourful handmade pompoms and Sr.KG students with multicoloured umbrellas. Grades I and II with wooden dumbbells and sticks. Pre-Primary students entertained everyone by fun races like “Life Stages”, “Clean Pune Healthy Pune”, “The Mouse saves the Lion”, etc. They also took part in Relay race. It was a cold but wonderful morning!!