Games & Sports
No better image can be portrayed of the importance of sports for character building than the world famous dictum which states that "The Battle of Waterloo was fought and won on the playing fields of Eton."
Sports hold a prominent place in the school curriculum and hence, immense stress is laid on regular games and sports being played by the students to keep them physically fit and mentally alert.
Various sports are played within the school to give maximum students an opportunity to play organized competitive games and to develop in them the essential qualities of friendship, sportsmanship, esprit-de-corps, brotherhood and comradeship so vital for personality development. Inter-School and Inter-House fixtures are regularly played by the students in various disciplines of sports. Children who may not have an inclination or innate talent for sports are made to play in non-player matches conducted regularly.
Playfields and Playing Courts:
One of the fields at Dharampur is fitted with the latest Sport`s Lighting and is one of its kind available at school-level. The flood-lights on this field facilitate playing of major games like Cricket, Hockey and Soccer at night as well.
Facility of a large natural-turf playing field for all major games, with an oval 200 M track and straight 100 M track is available at both the schools.
Beam bar, wall bars, climbing ropes, high horse, parallel bars, crash mats, spring boards etc. are available for Gymnastics. The school also has facilities for the following:
- A national sized Swimming Pool
- Squash Court
- Indoor Badminton Court
- A 10Mtr Shooting Range
- Hard surfaced Basketball Courts
- Tennis Court
- Along with other facilities for indoor sports like Table Tennis, Carrom, Pool, Chess etc
Inter-House and Inter-School Games and Sports:
Inter-House competitions are scheduled throughout the year and are religiously held in various games and sports. These competitions give the children ample opportunity to display their skills.
Inter-House matches are played within the school to give maximum students an opportunity to play in an organized competitive sport. The school organizes an Inter-House Athletics Meet every year along with various Tournaments in Cricket, Soccer, Hockey and Basketball.