Jammu Tawi, December 7
The much awaited Annual Sports Week 2016 was celebrated at G L S Public School from December 1 to 7, 2016. The fantastic support from the faculty members and the pleasant weather were the perfect boost for the students throughout the sports week. The students entered into the spirit of the occasion in a grand way with the inspiring address of the Sports Faculty Members and the Administrator Gurpreet Singh. G L S Public School has always laid emphasis on physical activities of the students and has made it an integral part of the curriculum. It was this commitment of the school management that led to the organization of the first ever grand marathon event in Jammu in November 2016, namely Jammu “Hill Marathon”. Games and sports competitions were held in two batches – Junior Wing, comprising of the play way section of the school and Senior Wing which comprised of classes from primary wing up to Class 10th. The outdoor games for the senior wing included Volley Ball, Badminton, Kho Kho, Athletics (Sprint), sack races, three legged races, Kabaddi. The indoor games included Carrom, Chess, Scrabble, and Table Tennis. Junior wing kids enjoyed the awesome weather in the lush green campus of the school and participated in Sprint Races, Sack Races, Back to Back Ball Races, Pick and Run Race, Tug of War, Frog Race, Kangaroo Race and much more. The staff and the management congratulated the winners and motivated every child by appreciating them for taking up the challenge and participate in the events. The winners in every event will be honoured in the presence of parents and dignitaries at the Annual Day Function of the school in February 2017.