CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES Ø Our school band Secured 2nd Runners up in IPSC band competition held at BBVP, Pilani Ø International Art Meet was organized at Birla Balika Vidyapeeth from 24th Oct. 2019 to 28th Oct. 2019. Seven students participated in this workshop. Ø 03 students participated in Science Quiz 2019 Hosted by BRCM, BAHAL on 28 August 2018. BPS Secured 1st position. Ø Five students of BPS participated in Khaitan MUN Thinkers Conclave held on 11th and 12 of October 2019. Ø A theatre show “KAISE KARENGE” starring Darsheel Safari by OUT OF BOX productions Mumbai was showcased on 24th September 2019 Ø This year BET Inter-Institutional Pentangular was organized in our School on 13th Sept 2019. Total 360 students from BET School participated in this event. Ø The BET English Pentangular was organized in BBVP on 2nd of May 2019. Our students secured 5 first positions, 4-second positions, and 8 third and consolation positions in the event. Ø As a recipient member of UNESCO ASP net (Associated Schools Project Network),110 students of the school connected with other schools and participated in 'This Is Our Time' a fast-paced, multilingual and intercultural global communications project. The Time Project is a global online network of over 300 dedicated and motivated schools, youth groups and UNESCO clubs having its Headquarters at London, Ontario, Canada. ROUND SQUARE CONFERENCES :- Ø 5 boys along with the Round Square Representatives and the Principal attended the RSIC 2019 at Emerald Heights International School, Indore. Around 1100 delegates from all over the world participated in the conference. The highlights of the conference were the key note speakers Kailash Satyarthi, Shashi Tharoor, Sophiya the first Humanoid, Swami Gaur Gopal Das, Col. D.P Singh, the first blade runner of India and Madam Kiran Gandhi the activist. Ø 06 Students and 01 teacher delegates participated in the "Mody School, RSC Service Project from July 23, 2019, to July 27, 2019. Ø Principal and Ms Varsha Ratta attended the Annual General Meeting of Round Square on 30th Jan 2018 in Nainital. Ø Our 6 students participated in Art competition conducted by Round Square International Conference from 26th to 30th Aug 2019. The Theme of the event was "Sarvodaya – The World We Wish to See". Ø 20 students participated in a virtual Round Square Conference organized by Chittagong Grammar School, Bangladesh Ø 4 students of our school participated in an online annual painting competition organized by Chittagong Grammar School ,Bangladesh SPORTS AND GAMES Our boys have done extremely well in handball, football, archery, boxing, swimming, skating and yoga and made us proud by enriching the kitty of school honours. Here are the highlights: - Ø BPS U-14 Football team participated in an invitational tournament in the Doon School from 27th Aug 2019 to 31st Aug 2019. Total 12 teams participated in the tournament. BPS won all matches of the pool and advanced in quarterfinals with the top position of the pool. BPS won quarterfinal match with Indian Public School, Dehradun. Semifinal match was played between Doon School and BPS and we lost it with (2 – 1). Ø Our U-19 football team participated in Mayo football tournament under the captaincy of Pradhuman Singh Shekhawat and Lakshya Himmatramka which was held at Mayo College, Ajmer, Rajasthan, from 19/08/19 to 23/08/19. The final match of the tournament was played against Mayo College and our team won the match and created history by 01- 00 in the final match. Satyam Singh was awarded The Best defender of the tournament. Ø Our U-14 football team participated in all India IPSC football tournament under the captaincy of Master Kurung Bengia IX (VH) and Preet Rathi IX (VH), which was held at YPS, Mohali, Punjab, from 02/08/19 to 05/08/19. Ø 10 boxers of our school participated in All India IPSC Boxing tournament which was held at Rashtriya Military School, Dholpur from 18.09.2019 to 20.09.2019. BPS won 4 GOLD, 1 SILVER and 3 BRONZE medals. BPS secured overall 3rd position in the tournament. Our 4 Boxers have qualified for SGFI Nationals. Ø 6 students participated in All India IPSC Yoga competition 2019 held at Birla Public School from 16 September to 18 September 2019. Rudra Pratap Singh- BH secured Gold medal & got selected for SGFI. 4 boys secured a Silver medal. Ansh Gupta remains on 1st reserve position for SGFI nationals. Ø U-17 football team participated in all India IPSC football tournament, held at Sanawar school & Pinegrove School Dharampur, HP. from 01/09/19 to 05/09/19. and the following 4 players were selected for SGFI nationals: Ruben Saxena, Arjun Dev Aditya, Kania Bengia, Ankit Kumar. Ø CBSE Archery west Zone Competition was held at Mayo College, Ajmer from 14th Oct. 2019 to 16th Oct. 2019. BPS bagged the First position in U 14, U 17 and U 19. Ø The Inter-School Volleyball tournament was organised from 4th Oct. to 8th Oct. 2019 among the three schools of BET- Birla Public School, Birla Shishu Vihar and Birla School, Pilani. In senior category BPS, BSP and BSV bagged the 1st 2nd and 3rd positions respectively. In Junior category BPS, BSV and BSP bagged the 1st 2nd and 3rd positions respectively. Ø The All India IPSC Volleyball Tournament 2019-20 (Boys, U-14, & U-19) was hosted by Hyderabad Public School, Ramanthapur, Hyderabad from 28-30 Sep 2019. A total of fourteen teams participated in the tournament from all over India. BPS won the Championship in both the categories. The following students have been selected for SGFI Nationals :-Manan Verma (Class XII),Mukul Malik(Class XII)Anshuman Singh Shekhawat (Class XII) &Yash Janu (Class XII) were selected for SGFI U-19 and Durgesh Kumar (Class IX),Sumit Singh (Class IX), Rajvardhan (Class IX),Crish Chhapolia (Class VIII) Priyanshu Singh(Class VIII),Sahil Singh (Class VII)Raj Sudarshan (Class VIII) were selected for SGFI U-14. Ø 22 students participated in Dronning land Cup, Denmark Partille Cup, Sweden Lubeck, Germany. The headmaster Junior Section and the Handball coach escorted the team. COMMUNITY SERVICE Ø The school celebrated a green Diwali and donated money of the crackers to CRY Ø 12 children celebrated their Diwali with the students of AMLA BIRLA KENDRA the students made diyas and seed bombs with them. Ø The student also contributed to IDF. Tour & Treks Ø The cycle tour team after exploring the silk route (680kms) returned back on 5th April '19. A warm welcome was given to all the participants of the event by the BET Director and other dignitaries Ø 42 students along with 4 escort teachers and Principal visited Russia from 20th May to 29th May 2019 for Excursion. Ø Master Prikshit Sood from Middle Section scaled an unnamed peak about 16000 feet high in 10 days with the climbers of USA, CANADA and SWITZERLAND. This is a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE which is located in Tirthaan Valley of Distt Kullu-(HP). Later the Peak was named as KAYHA PEAK. He was the youngest climber of the group.