The Annual Sports Day of Church School, Beldih was celebrated in J R D Sports Complex on 24 th November, 2023 amidst great mirth, verve and camaraderie. Rev. Manoj Charan did the opening prayer. The Principal Mrs Esther Mohanty welcomed the chief guest Mrs Runa Rajeev Kumar, Head Sports, Corporate Communications (RM & Jharkhand), Tata steel and the special guest Mr. Pritam Thakur (Havaldar Instructor 37 NCC) with bouquet. Next the school secretary Mr. S.C.Das welcomed all and gave a brief report of the School's Sports activities and the student outstanding sports achievement of the session 2023-2024.This was entailed by the unfurling of the school flag and the declaration of the meet open by the chief guest, making the commencement of the ceremony followed by releasing of balloons, to mark the expression of joy and rejoicement.
The chief guest and special guest of honor were thereafter escorted by the Principal, for the inspection of the school appointments and the four houses' contingents. Next a spectacular, impressive and well synchronized march past by the four houses contingents of the senior and junior was judged by the special guest Mr. Pritam Thakur. Thereafter, the chief guest administered the oath to the school appointments, Sheetal kumari, Astha ghosh.
The chief guest Mrs. Runa Rajeev Kumar Head Sports, Tata steel gave a speech and declared the meet open. He lauded the energy, zest and vitality of students presenting the field display. He opined that sports is a very important part of education, because it makes students disciplined. He urged students to participate in sports with sincerity.
Next, there was a drill presentation by the primary section (Std I toIV) which was followed by field and track events for all. This entailed the prize distribution ceremony where the chief guest gave away medals and trophies to the sports event winners.
The zealous parents gathered in large numbers constantly applauded the participants of field and track displays. Dr. Hassan Imam Mallick guest of honour (international handball coach, Tata Stee) was welcomed by Mr. S.C. Das School Secretary with bouquet, Mr. Kishore Kaushal (IPS)the chief guest was welcomed by Vice Principal Mrs. Promila Joshua. Thereafter the chief guest of the closing ceremony gave away the prizes to the secondary section (Std VI- XII). Next, the meet was declared close by the chief guest and the school flag was handed over to the Principal after a slow march, by the school appointments. The lit flame was put off with a beating of the Retreat.
The programme was well coordinated and compared by all the sports teachers. The vote of thanks was proposed by the co-ordinator Mrs. Elina Ghosh. The meet culminated with the School Anthem and National Anthem.