The Senior Wing of DPS, Sushant Lok celebrated its thirteenth Investiture Ceremony on 12th July 2019 where ninety deserving students were sworn in as members of the Student Council, 2019-20.The chief guest for the occasion was Major General Vikram Dogra, who is the only General across the globe to complete the Ironman Triathlon.
School Principal, Dr. Amita Saxena, accorded a warm welcome to the parents and congratulated the newly appointed council members, who marched in smartly to the sounds of the drumand took their places on stage with pride. The Chief Guest along with the Principal pinned the badges and honouredthe students with sashes proclaiming their official induction into the student council.
Following the pinning of the badges, the Head Girl Ananya Dhanuka administered the oath. Thereafter, the Head BoyDivyansh Sharma followed by the Head Girland the newly inductedPresidents of various school committees shared their vision with the audience with much excitement and enthusiasm. The day also witnessed the awarding of the Best House rolling trophy to Ganges House for the previous session, 2018-19.
The Chief Guest, General Dogra,in his address to the student leaders and their proud parents emphasized on the needto set our own standards and be a part of something larger than our self. Through a PowerPoint presentation, General Dogra, shared ‘Five Steps To realize one’s Dreams’. The ceremony culminated with the sonorous sounds of the school song, sung by the school choir, with all the school appointees on stage joining in.
Vice-Principal, Ms. Veena Sangar, proposed the Vote of Thanks and the programme concluded with the National Anthem.