Ace Cricketer Kapil Dev Felicitated Winners of Elpro Sports Festival
Pune: 'Elpro Sports Festival' organised by Elpro International School saw amazing sports action with participation across various categories from thousands of students. The sports festival which started on 9th November marked its grand finale recently with the winners and achievers being commemorated by none other than, legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev.
The festival provided a common platform for the students to showcase their talent and give the participants a chance to experience a balanced amalgamation of fun and challenge.
The main objective is not just to promote sports, but also instil a sense of passion and sportsmanship amongst the students. The sports curriculum was planned and designed for students to develop and enhance skills like strength, speed, endurance, agility, flexibility, control, balance etc. The grand finale saw young athletes getting awarded by Chief Guest of honour Kapil Dev and Dr. Amrita Vohra - Director Principal, Elpro International School.
Talking at the event, Kapil Dev said, "It is so wonderful to see the sportsman spirit of all these young kids. I have always believed that Sports is not just about winning, it is about building interpersonal bonds, camaraderie and above all, participating for the glory of the game and the spirit of sportsmanship. I am thankful to Elpro International School for inviting me and making me an integral part of this spectacular sports show."
The eight-year glorious odyssey of Elpro International School, in Pune has been dedicated to the pursuit of educational excellence with an uncompromising spirit of joy and adventure. From its humble beginnings in 2011, the school has been driven with a mission to cultivate and nurture young minds into global leaders of the future. The journey of the school has been a holistic educational experience that is not merely limited to classroom learning.
Equipped with latest innovations and technology, expansive playing fields, beautiful green gardens, the school has grown from strength to strength with an efficient team and a dedicated faculty. The school has an infrastructure conforming to global standards where academics are beautifully complimented with opportunities for sports, art, dance and music. The school empowers its students with state of the art labs for dance, music, physics, chemistry, biology, math, STEM education, tabla and art thus allowing them to explore, build and create.
As it continues to strive for excellence, Elpro International School’s journey has been a source of enriching and rewarding experience, which is adorned beautifully with commendations and awards. The prominent awarding bodies in the education sector like Education Today and Education World have honoured the school by ranking it as the No. 1 School in Pune for two consecutive years. The school has been conferred upon with the honour of ‘Future 50 schools shaping success’, by Fortune India where the top 50 schools of the country were appreciated for the efforts and pedagogical practices were also bestowed upon us. Recently, it got felicitated at the House of Commons, London and was recognized as a ‘Great Place to Study’ on the basis of Student Satisfaction Index.