DPS Dhenkanal celebrated the National Sports Day on 29th August
2018 in its school premises with Great Spirit and enthusiasm.
To make the birthday of legend Dhyan Chand, this day is celebrated
all over India as a tribute to his extraordinary contribution
in the field of hockey. The students of DPS Dhenkanal participated
in a rally from main stadium to Baji Chowk which was organised
by Sports Authority of India, Training Centre Dhenkanal. On their
return the students joined the special assembly in the school
to commemorate the brief arrangement of legendary Dhyan Chand.
Students delivered speech on the life history of Dhyan Chand.
The students of class X enacted one skit regarding the importance
of organizing para Olympics for the disabled. The players of District
Hockey Association were invited to the school to exhibit a hockey
match to add flavour to the occasion. To rejuvenate the spirit
of sportsmanship there was also a friendly football match among
the students of class IX, X and class XI.