Three students of Class IX, Arjun Khetan, Avni Sood and Suhasini K.Murthy were awarded ‘Gold Certificate of Merit’ by ‘The Times Group’ for ranking among the top 25% participants (total participants 200000) in the National Level Scholarship Exam –‘Times SPARK Scholarship Exam 2017’. Times Spark was an initiative by Times of India to encourage students of classes 9 – 12 to develop reading habit that helps them understand about our society and environment so that they can go on to write the future. It carried engaging articles across a range of fields like current affairs, science and technology, sports, politics, social issues, global development etc. over a span of 3 months. These articles provided multi-dimensional perspectives to help them get a deeper understanding of various interesting subjects. There was an online test followed by an interview to assess their understanding and perspectives.