Annual Sports day of Universal English High School Goregaon West
-17th Dec 2016
An array of cultural items was also presented to celebrate the spirit of sportsmanship by the students of Universal English High School Goregaon West. Unity in diversity was the theme of the day. Students presented traditional folk dances of different states like Maharashtra, Nagaland, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Assam, Punjab etc. The Students dressed in their colourful traditional attires regaled one and all with their graceful moves. This entailed the Prize Distribution Ceremony, where the Chief Guest gave away medals and trophies to the sports event winners.
The Best Athlete of Universal English High School Goregaon West Award 2016-17 was awarded to Vikas Rajput of Standard 10. The zealous parents, gathered in large numbers, constantly applauded the prize winners.
The Meet saw its culmination with the making of human map of India by the students of Universal English High School Goregaon West and National Anthem.
The event also included a number of races such as 200 mtr, 100 mtr and 80 mtr races, 4×50 mtr,4×100 mtr and mix relay, Slow cycling, skipping, high jump, long jump, football, cricket for different categories.
Fun games like sack races, obstacle races, three legged races etc added to the enjoyment. There was events for parents as well.
The Closing Ceremony of Annual Sports of Universal English High School Goregaon West was organised in the evening. The chief guest for the second half of the day Mr. Abhishek Dey was welcomed by our Principal and was presented guard of honour. The school head boy and head girl unfurled the school flag and handed over the flag to the School Principal, Mrs. Sheila Seth.
A School official Mr. Aditya Seth lighted the torch, followed by the torch relay. The sports torch- symbol of harmony and goodwill was carried by worthy sports persons Sanket kute, Aditi Parab, Sindhu Gupta, Riya Prajapati, Sanskriti Pandey and Saif Sheikh.
During the oath taking ceremony Mr. Millind Seth, an official of Universal English High School Goregaon West and Master of ceremonies, recited the pledge wherein all participants pledged to take part in the Athletic Meet in true sportsmanship.
Up next was the aerobics dance performance by the tiny tots of pre primary, primary and secondary students which enthralled the audience and enlivened the atmosphere. Then the students of secondary section performed the colourful peacock dance which was a feast to the eyes.
This colourful event received overwhelming participation and enthusiasm by students who eagerly looked forward with a competitive spirit. Mr.Dilip Raval graced the occasion as the chief guest. The Chief Guest and the other dignitaries were welcomed with bouquets and escorted by the principal, Mrs. Sheila Seth, Head boy Master Sanket Kute, Head girl Miss Aditi Parab and the four house captians, along with the school band. Next, a spectacular, impressive, and a well synchronized March Past by the students of Universal English High School Goregaon West, rendered the spectators, speechless and awestruck.
The meet commenced with the Guard of honour presented to the chief guest, followed by unfurling the school flag. This was entailed by the choir singing the school Anthem and then the declaration of the Meet open by the Chief Guest, marking the commencement of the ceremony followed by releasing of balloons and a grand firework display to mark the expression of joy and rejoice.
Sports and athletics have been an intrinsic part of Universal English High School Goregaon West for years immemorial. Keeping up the tradition, this year too, UNIVERSAL ENGLISH HIGH SCHOOL Goregaon West organized its Annual Sports Meet with the same flamboyant spirit, on the 17th December 2016.