The Inter- House Athletic Meet commenced on 23rd October to inculcate team building and enable students hone their motor skills. The meet interspersed with a multitude of track and field events saw the participation of students in March Past, Races, Shot-Put, Discus Throw, High-Jump, Broad Jump and Triple Jump. All the students proved their mettle and brought laurels to their respective houses. It ended with semi-finals on 30th October and carried forward to be conducted in November as a part of Founder’s Day Celebration. So far Bursar House has taken the lead over other houses.
Oasis School, Dehradun orgnaised the Reliance Football Tournament. 18 boys from CBS played against Gautam International School on 20th October and won by 3-2.
An Inter-House Letter Writing Competition was held on August 20th. Students from all the classes participated and wrote expressing themselves on the given topics. All the students did well and the winners were acknowledged with respective positions.
Early morning of 10th October students got going with the cleaning campaign in the school campus. With teachers on duty and students divided into groups in different zones, the campaign was initiated. With a true civic sense and a feeling of belongingness all the students took pride in accomplishing the task religiously.
Summer Valley School organized an Inter- School G.K. Quiz ‘Quintessence’ on October 6, 2018. Eight renowned schools of the town participated. Garvit Jain, Samriddh Garg and Dhruv Pratap Singh represented Col. Brown School. Shemford School bagged the overall winner trophy whereas Summer Valley and RIMC were proclaimed the first and the second runners-up.
Colonel Brown Cambridge School team participated in the District Gymnastic Competition organized by District Gymnastic Association, Dehradun held at Welham Boys’ School. The Under 14 and Under 17 teams of our school secured the Runner-up position in team event. The individual positions are:
- Mayank Kumar Second Position in Vaulting Horse
- Mrinangshu Sen Gupta Das Second Position in Floor Exercise
- Dhruv Pratap Third Position in Floor Exercise
- Mohd. Rashad Third Position in Vaulting Horse
- Udit Sherawat Second Position in Vaulting Horse
- Udit Sherawat Third Position in Floor Exercise
Perhaps, it is a proud moment for the school as the Under 17 Boys have qualified for the State Games as well.
The month of September saw another event on calendar, the Inter- House Football Tournament. It was a three days’ event played by the houses split into three groups A, B and C.
Bursar House scored 7 points, Principal House scored 8 points and Headmaster House took the lead by 10 points and bagged the trophy.
2nd.October, birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi better known as Father of the Nation is observed as a National Day in India. In the fond memory of the legend, students painted a spectacular Swachhta Barat Abhiyan delineation and lived up to the notion of Clean India ,initiated by this national leader decades ago.
An essay writing competition was also conducted based on the Life of Mahatma Gandhi. Results are as follows:
Positions First Second Third
Group 1 X-XII Nitin Kumar Samriddh Garg Prateek Chandel
Group 2 VII-IX Shivansh Bansal Shauryajeet Singh Eklavya Kumar
The school Hindi Department took the follow-up of literary activities and organized Inter-House Hindi Debate Competition on September 29, 2018. All the participants spoke with great fervor. The results were a testament of the oratorical skills of the speakers . The Best speakers in categories 1,2 and three were Dev Kashyap, Headmaster House; Akhil Khan, Bursar House and Parv Banga, Principal House, respectively. Bursar House emerged as the winning house. All expressed their earnest appreciation for the excellent and impressive conduct of the event.
The school witnessed its Annual Inter-House Hindi Elocution on September 22. Brimming with teamwork and tenacity, the students delivered awe- inspiring poetry in solo and group categories and ensured 100% participation both from junior and senior school. Present at the occasion as judges were Mrs. Laxmi Bahukhandi, Pine Hall School; Mrs. Rekha Singh, Marshall’s School; Mrs. Bharti Mishra, Summer Valley School, to assess the performances. Bursar House was announced the overall winner. It was altogether an enriching experience and culminated with words of appreciation and motivation by the Headmaster.