Mrs.Rajni Kumar, Founder Principal was conferred with a National Award by the President of South Africa Mr. Jacob Zuma on October 26th, this year in Pretoria, at a moving National Award Ceremony held in memory of the icon Dr. Oliver Tambo, who championed support for the South African freedom struggle throughout the world. Mrs.Rajni Kumar was bestowed by the South African Government and the ANC, the ORDER OF THE COMPANIONS OF O.R. TAMBO Silver medal for her support and the excellent contribution of Springdales to the struggle. She was one of the seven veterans from different countries who were honoured.
Kindergarten Cultural Evenings
Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan celebrated the "Kindergarten Cultural Festival" on the 16th and 17th of October 2012.
The programme commenced with the spirited 'Clown dance'- 'Clowning Around' followed by Cultural presentations classwise. The skits and presentations namely 'Our Fruity Friends', 'Hello Spring'. 'We the Children of India', 'A Surprise for Granny' , 'Nurturing Nature', 'Colours of India' , 'Everyone is Special', 'In Harmony' just to name a few, were well received by the audience.
All these presentations were value based and educative and actually an extension of the classroom teaching that happens at Springdales
Joint Athletic Meet
The highlight this year has been the Joint Springdales Athletic Meet held in October at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. The impressive march past by the contingents of the eight houses and the drill displays were appreciated by all parents and guests present. We commend the achievements of Zaman Hashmi and Simran Ahuja who were adjudged Best Athletes of the Meet while Snehil Singh Thakur, A. Shivankit, Harsh Sen, Raabiya Marici and Mallika Dhawan also won medals in the track and field events.