Pari Surjani, our student of Grade 12 participated in the 'Leaders of Tomorrow' podcast contest organised by The Free Press Journal in partnership with Edupeer on the theme 'I have a dream'. She has been selected to receive an award for excellence in this contest. In her podcast, Pari addresses the issue of female infanticide in India. Her narration takes the listener through an imaginary situation about what an unborn girl child goes through when a family decides to give in to the societal pressure to claim false pride and honour. Here is the link to her podcast.
We are excited to share that Nilotama Singh, our student of Grade 9, participated in 'The Bhopal Shakespeare Fest 2021' (April 21-24) organised by Club Literati. Out of a bunch of interesting activities planned for this event, she won the first prize in 'All's Well if Drawn Well'. This handmade poster competition judged the submissions based on how Shakespeare would be relevant in today's 'brave new world', which is coping with the current pandemic situation. What an artistic way of engaging youngsters with Literature!
Aanyaa Kekre, our talented Billabonger of Grade 12 received the Bal Shree Award in Creative Writing (English poem) from the Central Women and Child Development Ministry along with Kisan Vikas Patra and a collection of books. The award ceremony was held on International Women's Day where she was awarded by the Honourable Chief Minister of MP, Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Aanyaa cleared four national level rounds held by Bal Bhavan, New Delhi and became the only child to have won the English poetry writing competition.
Congratulations, Aanyaa for nailing it!
BHIS Bhopal wins the inter-Billabong scriptwriting competition Script-O-Mania 2020!
We are excited to see some of our talented Billabongers win the Inter-Billabong scriptwriting competition, Script-O-Mania 2020 by collaboratively submitting an original script for a play in a broadway format. The winning team from BHIS Bhopal comprises Hia Sadho, Prashasti Praveen, Juhi Goyal, Siyona Panvalkar, and Priyansh Khare. These students worked hard on their script ‘Once upon a glitch’, which will now be used as the script for annual concerts across all Billabong High schools. That’s some accomplishment!
Pranav Hari Prakash, our talented student of Grade 8 received a Gold Scholar Certificate for an excellent performance in ASSET Talent Search assessment - India's biggest academic hunt. He has been ranked among the top 50 in India. We are proud of his exceptional performance!
Stuti Mathur, our student of Grade 12 secured the first position at the national level psychology quiz competition organised by The Indian School Psychology Association. She won with a huge margin and was bestowed with Prof. Walter Renner National Champion Award for Quiz Competition 2020. She also won a cash prize of Rs. 3000-- and a citation for her outstanding performance. We are so proud of her!
Our young poet Rida Aamir once again showcases her poetic prowess at a recent held Carnival! She composed and recited her beautiful poem 'Eat Your Heart Out' and won an honourable in the 'Rhyme-Ur-thoughts Oct '20 challenge organised by Wiz Kids Carnival. Hope you love this piece as much as we did!
Our student of Grade 8, Aahish Vijayvhargiya has stood out with his distinct performance in Code to Learn Contest 2019, organized by Google. He has been selected as a finalist in the category of Class 7 & 8, in the Google India Code to Learn Contest 2019. The entire Billabong family feels proud of his achievement!
Delegates who have made us proud at
DIPLOMATHON GLOBAL WORLD EDITION
Nilotama Singh, IATA, Canada
Twisha Chand Warwade
Microsoft Office Specialists 2020
1. Aahish Vijayvhargiya
2. Kausttubh Chaturvedi
Nilotama Singh, our student of Grade 8, participated in the virtual Diplomathon Global competition held on 6th and 7th June 2020 as a German Diplomat of WHO-1 committee and won the ‘Best Delegate’ award. There were 32 members in the committee participating from schools across India, Dubai, Columbia, Singapore etc. The agenda of the committee was 'Analyzing and Re-evaluating the Policies for the Protection of Health Care Workers with special emphasis on COVID-19 pandemic'. Nilotama was also the student ambassador for BHIS for this event.
We congratulate her for a great performance!
Rajyavardhan Singh Gautam, our student of Grade 7 has been making the most of his time by learning to code. He has recently been awarded a 'Certified Game Developer' recognition by WhiteHat Jr. We congratulate him for this achievement!
Ayan Tiwari, our student of Grade 5 utilised the lockdown time to learn a new skill, something he is passionate about- Coding.
WhiteHatJr. has recognised his exceptional skills and outcomes in Core Programming, Design Thinking, and Advanced Application Development.
He is also a certified game developer now. We are proud of his achievement!
Our gifted artist from High School, Om Gupta has recently won the first prize in All-India Online E-Drawing and Painting Competition 2020 in category 2 (Grades 9-10), organized by Answergun.
The theme for this category was 'water conservation'.
Om's work stood out for its intricate detail relevant to the given theme.
Avyan Nahar, our emerging karate champ from Grade 1 participated in the COVID 19 Welfare Virtual Karate Championship and won the 1st prize in the boy's kata category (under 7 years). The championship was organised under the auspices of Amateur Karate Association (M.P.). We are proud of our little champ!