The much awaited first Annual day celebrations of Doon International School were held on 29th September 2018. The function was held in a specially designed venue in which more than 2000 people including parents, students, academicians and galaxy of guests were the attendees.
Prof. Talat Ahmad, the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of Kashmir University who was the chief guest of the eve. In his keynote addresses he appreciated the initiatives of DIS team to foster humanistic education among the new generation learners.
Mr. Showkat Hussain Khan, the Chairman of DIS presided over the function. School’s Annual report was presented by the Principal Dr. M. Ramachandran.
Based on the theme ‘Unity is our Strength’, students from grades II to X staged a marvelous performances highlighting the important festivities such as Baisakhi, Eid, Holi, Diwali and Christmas. The stage which hosted more than 100 persons at a time, was decorated with latest sound technologies coupled with interiors which showcased Punjabi, kashmiri, UP and Goan cultures in the backdrop. The 90 minutes Cultural bonanza, like a unique reality show enthralled the full audience.
All those students who excelled in various avenues such as academics, sports, games , discipline , music , art and craft were honoured by the chief guest in the presence of other Guests of Honour. About 50 plus students who represented DIS in district or regional, state ,national and international events also received their medals, certificates and trophies from the Chief Guest. The House Mallards which scored 678 Points became the winner of overall trophy. The House in charge also collected the overall trophy from the Chief Guest. The Program ended with a vote of thanks from Mr. Kamili, the Vice Principal.