School News

Inter House Badminton Tournament

On 28 May 2023, the school playground buzzed with enthusiasm and excitement as the first sports Inter House Badminton Competition of the 2023 session started. The tournament began with the inauguration by the Principal Mr. A.K. Singh by his motivational speech. Students from Vaishali, Nilgiri and Saket house participated in single and double badminton tournament. Saket House won the trophy and the running trophy was bagged by the Vaishali House.

Visit to IIP

On 24thApril,2023 a group of 166 students and class teachers of ninth standard went to IIP to attend a Seminar on Power and Fuel conservation. Cabinet Minister, Mr. Dhan Singh Rawat and the Director of IIP, Dr. Anjan Ray joined the event as a chief guest. The students participated in a science quiz which made the students more interested and keen towards the event. The students were not only briefed about the importance of Fuel conservation but also took oath of power conservation. A link was provided to one and all present in the seminar to get Energy Literacy Training. The main objective of the seminar was to make students aware of the importance of power and fuel conservation and to promote sustainable development.

On 28th April 2023 four students of class 12th participated in G-20 summit seminar. 20 participants from five different schools participated in the seminar where the students expressed their views on the topics – Sustainable Development and Challenges of New Education Policy.

Id Ul Fitr and Earth Day Celebration

On 21st April,2023, Id Ul Fitr, the festival that holds the spirit of brotherhood, love and secularism and Earth day, the world' s largest environmental movement to transformative change for the people and planet, were celebrated with great enthusiasm by the students of Vivekananda School. To mark the occasion a Power Point Presentation was showed to remind the students of their duties towards nature and informative knowledge on the importance of Eid and Earth day were given. A breath taking qawwali in remembrance of the beloved Allah was presented by class XII students which was appreciated by all.

At the end of the programme, the Principal, Mr A.K.Singh, addressed the students and apprised them with the customs, practices and message of Eid. He also told students to protect the planet from things like pollution and deforestation.

On 13th April 2023 Baisakhi, the harvest festival and Ambedkar Jayanti, were celebrated in the school premises. The programme began with the informative speech on the significance of celebrating Baishakhi and Ambedkar Jayanti. A colourful program depicting the culture of Punjab was presented by the students in which gidddah and Bhangra were the main attractions.


The students of class 11th with the guidance of their teachers, organised a glorious farewell for outgoing batch 2022-23 on 4th February, 23.

The students left no stone unturned and put all the efforts to make this day memorable. The celebration began with a warm welcome followed by entertaining group song & dance performances, speech, exciting games etc.

The Principal, Mr. A.K.Singh, Vice Principal, Ms Suman Rawat felicitated the students for their outstanding performance in different fields and winners of the games. Wishing them for the forth coming Board Exams, the Principal in his address motivated the students to work hard to accomplish their dreams. He further catechized the students to furnace their own path and be good ambassadors of this temple of education.

Pariksha Pe Charcha

On 27th January 2023 the students of class 10th and 12th participated in a live programme ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha', a special event for the examinees, parents and teachers which is conducted every year.

In this programme Honorable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi interacted with students appearing in the forth coming board examination. The PM replied to students’ queries related to exam stress and other issues.

The students learnt how to manage and balance different aspects of life in the most effective way without hampering education.

Republic Day

A triplet celebration of Republic Day, Basant Panchami and Vivekanand Jayanti was held on 26 January, 23.

The celebration began with the hoisting of the tricolour in a grand ceremony by the Principal, Mr A.K. Singh followed by patriotic songs and speech remembering the sacrifices and struggles of freedom fighters and to reform our commitment in building a better more prosperous nation for all. March past, yoga, role play, skit and dance performances moved the hearts of the audience.

To mark the occasion of Basant Panchami and Vivekanand Jayanti a variety of programs including speech, knowledge, skit, play and dances were performed by the students.

Teachers’ Excursion

To take a break from the monotony, to rejuvenate and maintain health, the School Principal very meticulously planned an exhilarating trip to Andaman and Nicobar Islands from 17th December to 24th December 2022.

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands, which is a group of more than 500 islands and 94% of its area is covered with forest. It was the time to reinvigorate, our senses develop passion for nature, pamper ourselves with a simple and rewarding way to unwind after long teaching year. These islands situated at the Bay of Bengal were the perfect destination for this December excursion. The travel between Port Blair and inter island (Havelock and Neil) was done through cruise and luxury boats. Everyone witnessed the Cellular Jail, which for decades we used to see through photographs and read about the sacrifices made by our freedom fighters in the land of Kalapani, since our childhood days. Laxmanpur Beach No 1 and Laxmanpur Beach No 2, the two wonderful beaches where one can see amazing sunset views, were the special attraction spots for everyone.

We walked over the rocky formations on the sea shore and saw live coral reefs of different shapes, sizes and colours. We explored the underwater marine life in the pristine water of Elephant Beach through Scuba-diving, snorkelling and other water activities. The clean, beautiful, alluring white sandy and turquoise waters of Radhanagar Beach with a view of the forest was a never to forget place. All the shutterbugs took pictures with natural bridge backdrop. The memories of this enthralling trip will always be cherished by everyone.

Annual Day Celebration

On 15th December, 2022, the school celebrated its Annual Day program in the school assembly and auditorium premises. This special day was witnessed by the Principal of the school, Mr AK Singh, Director, Mr R.P.Kukreti, Vice Principal, Mrs Suman Rawat, Member of the Board of Directors, Mr Yashpal Ajmani and other dignitaries Mr Om Prakash Gairola, teachers and parents of the students.

The celebration began with the exhibition based on the theme ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ prepared by Science Department and Social Science Department followed by Cultural Programme. The students with the guidance of the teachers presented exemplary models, paintings and craft work. The dance performances and drama moved the heart of everyone present at the venue. The Annual Report was presented by the Principal of the school Mr AK Singh followed by Annual Prize distribution ceremony. The Best Teacher Award for the session 2021-22 went to Ms Deepti Pasbola, Commerce Teacher. Ms Deepti Tiwari, Physics Teacher and Ms Rachna Sonker, Dance Teacher, were declared as the Best Performer of the year.

The memorable day concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the Vice Principal Mrs Suman Rawat and on a blissful note encouraging students to mark further milestones in the journey of success.

FIT India Week

On 21 st November,22 Kabaddi competitions between XI and XII class students were held in Girls' and Boys' categories. Class XI was the winner in both categories. On 22 nd November,22 Aerobic Fitness workout was organised in which class XI Physical Education students performed various types of exercises which included -stretching, strengthening and muscle toning exercises. On the third day of the FIT India Week celebration, Mass PT was performed.

On 24th November,22, Yogasanas were performed by classes VII A and X D. Annual Athletic Meet was organised on the 5 th and 6th day of FIT India Week celebration.Various field and track events and other activities were organised in different categories. Participants from all the three houses of the school- Vaishali, Nilgiri, Saket actively participated in all the events. Thus the FIT India Week successfully concluded with the prize distribution ceremony and address of the Principal congratulating the winners and encouraging all the students to participate in the activities.

Sharad Balmela

A grand Sharad Balmela was organized in the school premises on 14th November, 2022 from 10:30 a.m. to 3p.m. on the occasion of Children’s day, the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister Mr. Jawaharlal Nehru. The fest was inaugurated by the Director of the school, Mr. R.P. Kukreti by a ribbon cutting ceremony. The occasion was graced by Ms Purnima Singh, Vice President Indian School Society and other dignitaries.

An array of stalls with a variety of mouth watering food items, exciting fun games, book stall, video games, haunted house etc spread a joyous festival vibe. At the end of the mela winners of the lucky draw were declared and felicitated by the Principal, Mr A.K.Singh.

Inter House Quiz competition

On 20th October, 2022, UNESCO club organised an Inter House Quiz competition in the school auditorium for junior and senior students. The participants of all the three houses Vaishali, Nilgiri and Saket actively participated and gave a tough competition to each other in five rounds. Among junior category Saket house bagged the first position.

Vaishali and Nilgiri house secured second and third position respectively. Whereas in senior category Nilgiri house secured first position and Vaishali & Saket secured second and third position respectively. The principal of Vivekananda school Mr. A.K.Singhand vice principal Mrs. SumanRawat awarded the students with gold silver and bronze medals.

Deepawali Celebration

On 22nd October, 2022, a short programme on Deepawali was organised in the School premises. The programme began with the knowledge, which conveyed the message of celebrating safe, pollution free and eco friendly Diwali. Dances and bhajan, presented by different groups and choir enthralled the audience with their graceful moves and melodious voice.

An inter house rangoli making competition was a centre of attraction on the occasion of Deepawali. Representatives from Vaishali, Nilgiri and Saket house used their best talents, creativity and imagination to bring laurels to their houses. Their innovative designs of rangoli were appreciated by the Principal, Vice Principal, teachers, students of the school and staff members.

Combined Celebration of Gandhi Jayanti and Dussehra

On 1st October, 2022 Vivekananda School celebrated Gandhi Jayanti and Dussehra in the school premises. To mark the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, father of nation, Gandhiji was rememberd for his unforgettable contribution to the struggle for freedom. Speech on Gandhian philosophy and its importance to achieve political and social change, was delivered by the students.

The school choir presented melodious bhajans. Students of Vivekananda School celebrated Dussehra with great fervor, grandeur and display. The kids of junior and senior sections performed the Epic Ramayana in a series of scenes that incorporated song, narration, recitation and dialogues. Children learnt about the significance of the Dussehra celebration via a variety of performances.

हिंदी सप्ताह समारोह :

विवेकानंद विद्यालय जोगीवाला, देहरादून में दिनांक 8 सितंबर 2022 (गुरुवार) से 14 सितंबर 2022 (बुधवार) तक हिंदी सप्ताह समारोह का आयोजन किया गया।

समारोह के अंतर्गत प्रतियोगिताओं का आयोजन इस प्रकार रहा- 8 सितंबर 2021 को कक्षा छठी से कक्षा सातवीं तक शब्द सामर्थ्य प्रतियोगिता तथा कक्षा आठवीं से कक्षा बारहवीं तक स्लोगन प्रतियोगिता, दिनांक 9 सितंबर 2022 को कक्षा छठी से कक्षा बारहवीं तक कविता लेखन प्रतियोगिता, दिनांक 10 सितंबर 2022 को कक्षा छठी से लेकर कक्षा दसवीं तक कहानी लेखन प्रतियोगिता एवं कक्षा ग्यारहवीं वह कक्षा 12वीं में फिल्म अथवा उपन्यास की समीक्षा, दिनांक 12 सितंबर 2022 को कक्षा छठवीं से कक्षा बारहवीं तक कविता पाठ एवं प्रतियोगिता के अंतिम दिवस 14 सितंबर 2022 हिंदी सामान्य प्रश्नोत्तरी का आयोजन किया गया।

Result 2021 - 2022

The Principal and teachers of Vivekananda School express their best wishes to the meritorious students of class X and XII for their marvellous performance in CBSE examination. The entire school fraternity is extremely proud of this remarkable achievement and extend their warm blessings for the upcoming future ventures. Read More

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Plastic Mukt Abhiyan :

Dehradun Nagar Nigam initiated the plastic mukt abhiyan, a three pronged plastic waste awareness, segregation and behaviour change. The abhiyan basically focused on the collection of single use plastic and on spreading citizen centric information swachh survekshan 2022.

As a part of the abhiyan, the school set up a plastic bank in its campus where the segregated plastic waste brought by the students was collected. The abhiyan promoted the concept of a circular economy that is gaining prominence and traction across our country. The students, teaching and non-teaching staff actively participated in this abhiyan.

Inter House Basketball Tournament :

The school playground was filled with great zeal and excitement on 27 th April 2022 to mark the session’s first Inter House Basketball competition 2022-23. The boy and girl students of all the three houses of the school- Vaishali, Nilgiri and Saket participated and competed against each other in the matches organised separately for boys and girls team.

Among boys’ team Vaishali House and among girls’ team Saket House were declared as winners. The winning trophy of the tournament was shared between Vaishali and Saket House.

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Result of the competition:
S.No. Name Of the House Position
Boys’ Group
1. Vaishali House First
2. Saket House Second
Girl's Group
1. Saket House First
2. Vaishali House Second

Inter School Dance Competition :

On 14 th May 2022 Inter School Dance Competition was organised by Children’s Academy. The theme of the competition was folk dance. The competition was divided into two categories. Students from 5 th to 8 th participated in category A and from 9 th to 12 th in category B. The stage came alive when the students of different schools staged spectacular dances in the competition. The programme concluded with vote of thanks by the Principal, Chairman and the judges of the competition.

Farewell 2022 :

The School echoed with happiness and emotions when the Vivekananda School family gathered to bid adieu to the outgoing batch of class XII on 13th April 2022. The programme organised by class XI students commenced with a floral welcome of class XII followed by enthusiastic and zestful dance performances.

A round of games was also organised to entertain their parting seniors. Trophies were also distributed to the students for being in discipline and consistent throughout the year. The afternoon instilled everyone with joy and happiness which the leavers would perhaps remember throughout their lives. The splendid function concluded with the heart-warming speech for the success of the students by the Principal.

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Id –Ul- Fitr Celebration:

Eid, the festival that upholds the spirit of brotherhood, love and joy was celebrated with great eagerness by the students of Vivekananda School on 2nd May 2022. Students from class IX-XII presented qawwali on the occasion which signified the important value of the festival and filled the domain with cheeriness and love.

Earth Day :

Every Year Earth Day is celebrated worldwide to spread awareness about conserving Mother Nature. The Vivekananda School celebrated Earth Day on 22nd April 2022 with an array of creative activities to aware the students towards our sensitive resources that we need to conserve. English and Hindi Slogan Writing and Painting Competitions were organised on the day.

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International Yoga Day:

The school celebrated International Yoga Day on 21st June 2022 with great enthusiasm. The students and teachers of the school demonstrated various asanas, warm up exercises and performed sitting and standing asanas and the importance of these were explained simultaneously by the Yoga Instructor. Everyone actively participated in the session as it helped them feel confident and content physically, mentally and spiritually.