One hundred thirty two students, including Raksha Gopal, the all India topper in this year's Central Board of Secondary Education ( CBSE) Class XII examinations, were felicitated by Amity International School here on Thursday.
Recognizing their hard work, diligence and commitment, Dr. (Mrs.) Amita Chauhan, Chairperson, Amity International Schools, praised the 132 meritorious students for scoring 90 percent and above in the examinations.
Raksha Gopal who created ripples in the country by scoring a whopping 99.6 percent in Humanities was awarded a cheque of Rs. 1, 00,000/- for her dexterity and hard work by Dr. Chauhan, Ms. Anita Setia- Former Director, SCERT, Mr. Stelin- Sr. Consultant, Amity Group of Schools and Mr. T P S Chauhan- Advisor, Amity Schools.
Dr.Chauhan said dreams cannot be fulfilled alone. "It has to be a combined effort and hard work of students, parents and teachers together whose collective efforts have resulted in stupendous achievement of Amity students in Class XII Board Examinations," she said.
She further advised that while acquiring an education is important, so are the values, behaviorial science, hard work, attitude and trust in God.
"By imbibing values, morals and divine outlook, a person can achieve every goal, however lofty, in life," Dr. Chauhan said.
Mrs. Renu Singh, Principal, Amity International School, said these students have surpassed the previous achievements of the school and taken forward the legacy of Amity. She called upon the students to keep spreading the values instilled in them and keep giving their best to the world, and thanked the parents for their unconditional support.
The students were given appreciation letters, sweets and Tulsi Saplings by Dr. Chauhan to motivate them to keep excelling their respective fields.