The School organised an On-line Inter School English Poetry Recitation Competition, "Recitare 2020", on 26th September to provide an opportunity to the students to hone their oratorial and leadership skills. This is an annual event organised in the memory of the founder of the school, Mrs Kamla Mehra,fondly remembered as Mataji.The judges for the occasion were Mrs Jasmine Kaur, an ex Carmalite and an alumnus of Convent of Jesus and Mary (CJM) known for her culinary skills; Ms Nupur Bhatnagar, an Asstt Professor at Punjab University and a Gold Medalist with Masters degree in Child Care and Ms. Anmol Singh from Kolkata, Masters in Audio - Visual Mass Communication and currently working as Assistant Director for many shows on Net flix, Amazon Prime and Zee 5.
Since it was an online event, for the first time crossing the borders of the state , schools from outside Punjab too participated in it, bringing the tally of participating schools to 23. The confidence the students exhibited was amazing. The themes of the poems ranged from Romantic to the Contemporary. The Judges, the Director of the school, Mr Vijay Mehra and the Principal of the school, Mrs Upasana Mehra were highly impressed by the articulation, dramatic appropriateness and the clarity of speech of the participants. Undoubtedly, they had set the bar high this time making the task of the judges difficult. The event was a refreshing change for all especially during the time of this pandemic, a feast for both eyes and ears.