Gulmohur High School organized its 44th Annual Sports Day at Sumant Moolgaonkar Stadium on 2nd December, 2016. The chief guest for the occasion was Mr. Ashish Bhatnagar (Plant Head Tata Cummins). The senior students smartly marched along house wise to the beats of the school's band led by the elected members of the students' council. The middle and primary school students displayed their fitness and agility by drill performances based on the ‘Internal Year of Pulses ‘which gave a beautiful glimpse of the agricultural practices in rural India. Stressing on the importance of self defense in today's world trained students demonstrated several karate techniques. The winners of various track and field events were awarded with certificates and medals. The Principal Mrs. Sunita Sinha evoked a sense of team spirit and positive competitiveness among the students with her words. The chief guest Mr. Ashish Bhatnagar said that co-curricular activities not only makes a person physically fit and mentally agile but also helps in coping with any stressful situation life throws at us.
Gulmohur High School has published a book called ‘Kalpana Ki Udaan’ and had its official book launching ceremony on 19 th of November, 2016. The Chief Guest for the occasion was Mr.A.B. Lall (Plant Head, Tata Motors) and the Guest of Honour was Mr. S.B. Borwankar (Executive Director, Quality Tata Motors). Other dignitaries present on the occasion included Principals of various project schools across the city. The book is a collection of short stories in Hindi written by students of Gulmohur High School in collaboration with students of Vidyasagar Ucch Vidyalaya- our partner school in this story writing endeavour. After the warm reception garnered by ‘Braided Tales’ – the first published short stories book, this was yet another effort in the same direction by Principal Mrs. Sunita Sinha who finds story telling a wonderful medium to give way to a child’s creativity and imagination. Mrs. Pratibha Verma (Principal Vidyasagar Ucch Vidyalaya) praised the budding authors for the originality that they maintained while weaving these stories. The evening was brightened with some dance and song performances. The participating students were recognised and awarded on the occasion. Mr. Chandrasekhar Das (Teacher, Gulmohur High School) was felicitated on the occasion for his constant support and guidance right from the inception to the culmination of this story writing process.
It was a proud moment for Gulmohur High School when our students who appeared for the I.C.S.E and I.S.C Board Examination 2016 surpassed all our expectations and scored remarkably well. Pooja Agarwal of class 10 scored 98% being the topper in that category. Neha Singh topped the chart in I.S.C by scoring 96%. The dedication of the students accompanied by the relentless hard work and guidance provided by the teacher and the Principal Mrs. Sunita Sinha reflected in result wherein 30 students from I.C.S.E scored above 90%. This year’s results have paved the way for the upcoming batches to prepare themselves for the examinations in such a way that our school’s results keep showing an upward trend in the years to come.