St. Edmund’s school Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur organized annual sports week in which students preprimary to senior secondary had participated. The event began with the march past undertaken by the commander with band members followed by Deputy Head boy and head girl, cultural captains as well as four houses –Shaurya, Parakaram, Veer, Shakti. This was preceded with torch lighting by sports captain. The oath was undertaken by School Director Mr. Sudhir Singh and the captains as well as students solemnly pledged to uphold the spirit of true sportsmanship. The principal declared the meet open. An enchanting dance performance of students preceded the track and field events. Different types of sports were conducted for the students as per their class and age such as honey bee race, happy feet, and Ready steady go for preprimary students.
Train race, dog in the bone, dodge ball, rope skipping and long jump for primary students.
Seven stones, kabaddi and kho-kho for middle section. Relay race, leg cricket, long jump, basketball, volleyball, throw ball. It was a delight to see the excitement with which children participated in various sports.
The young achievers were awarded with the medals by the Principal who highly appreciated each sports star and applauded the visionary element of the school which nurtures and develops their potential in the sports field.
The trophy for the leading house was bagged by Veer House.
The week ended with a cheerful note, heralding the year 2018, also filled with promises for all young sports enthusiasts.