Orchids The International School, Sonipat’s student Sarthak Arya Clinches Gold Medal in the World Table Tennis Youth Contender Algeria 2024

Sonipat, 6th March 2024: The remarkable achievement of a young student from Orchids The International School, Sonipat has marked a global recognition for India on the International level. Sarthak Arya, a 9th-grade student won a Gold Medal in the World Table Tennis (WTT) Youth Contender Algeria, in the U15 Singles Category, Gold Medal in the U15 Mixed Doubles Category at La Coupole d Alger Arena Algiers, and a Silver Medal in the WTT Youth Contender Tunisia, in the U15 Mixed Doubles Category in Table Tennis that took place at the Salle Omnisport de Rades, Rades, Tunisia.

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Representing India with pride, Sarthak competed in Doubles, Mixed Doubles, and Singles categories through unwavering determination and exceptional talent, he triumphed in his journey. His accomplishments have culminated in his selection as ‘one of the four outstanding U15 Boys representing the nation’. He is also a National Champion in U15 and holds a high rank in the Indian circuit in the U17 age category as well.

Speaking about Sarthak Arya achievement, Mrs. Romita Sharma, Principal at Orchids The International School-Sonipat Campus, said, “On behalf of Orchids we congratulate Sarthak on this tremendous achievement and making our country proud in the International arena. Sarthak The school takes great pride in fostering an environment that encourages students to excel not only academically but also in extracurricular activities. Our curriculum focuses on creating an all-rounder spirit in each student. This remarkable journey of a student will motivate many more students to take up sports and represent our country at the international level.”

Excited about his achievement, Sarthak Arya said “I am incredibly honored and humbled to have achieved such remarkable success at the World Table Tennis Youth Contender events in Algeria and Tunisia. Representing India on the global stage has been a dream come true for me. I would like to express my deepest gratitude to Orchids The International School, Sonipat, my Coach, Teachers and Principal for providing me with unwavering support and encouragement in both academics and extracurricular activities.”

Orchids The International School Hosts Spectacular Children’s Art Fest Showcasing Young Talent

Pune,19th February 2024: Orchids The International School, known for its commitment to nurturing creativity, recently hosted a spectacular two-day Children’s Art Fest in Pune on the 16th and 17th of February. The event, a culmination of various art forms learned throughout the academic year, brought together students, parents, and grandparents for a memorable extravaganza held at Shubham Gardens. The mega event saw massive participation from across Orchids’ Pune campuses.

Orchids' students performing street theatre on Importance of Education studied from the art curriculum

The event comprised five live stages showcasing the creative talents nurtured by Orchidians’ art education program over the academic year. This grand celebration of artistic expression showcased the performance across diverse art forms such as folk and classical dance, vocal and instrumental music, skits, mime, street theater, and more. Fun activity stalls like DIY workshops, mask making, doodles, pottery making, mandala art, print painting, and more were arranged for parents and grandparents to enjoy together with their children further enhancing the festive atmosphere.

Every student performed in two art forms and seamlessly moved from one stage to another, showing the immaculate planning by the academic planners and faculty.

Dr Madhuri Sagale, Vice PresidentAcademics of Arts, Orchids the International School, said “At Orchids, we strongly advocate for the significant role of art in fostering and displaying the creativity of our students. We organize a variety of art-centric programs and curriculum activities consistently, empowering students to delve into their artistic passions. The art festival serves as an inclusive platform for presenting students’ dance performances, street plays, skits, musical routines, visual arts, DIY exhibitions, and live workshops. We aim to create lasting memories for parents, providing them with the opportunity to witness their child’s imaginative talents. We are confident that such experiences bring joy to both parents and children”

The two-day Children’s Art Fest was a grand success in highlighting the importance of art and creativity for child development.