Adani Vidya Mandir students shine at CBSE Athletics Meet
- Sahil Parmar won the gold in U-19 Boys’ High Jump event while Nidhi Joshi bagged the Bronze medal in U-19 Girls’ 100m race
- Adani Vidya Mandir Ahmedabad also won gold in U-14 Boys 4X100m Relay Race and Bronze medal in 4X100m U-19 Girls Relay race
- The winners will now compete at the CBSE Zonal level Athletics Meet
- Total of 70 schools participated from Gujarat, Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli, at the CBSE Cluster XIII Athletics Meet 2019 in Vadodara
Ahmedabad, October 22, 2019: Students from Adani Vidya Mandir, Ahmedabad (AVMA) won medals at the CBSE Cluster XIII Athletics Meet 2019 in Vadodara. Sahil Parmar won the gold in U-19 Boys’ High Jump event while Nidhi Joshi bagged the Bronze medal in U-19 Girls’ 100m race.
The Relay team from AVMA added to the tally with Gold in U-14 Boys 4X100m Relay Race and Bronze medal in 4X100m U-19 Girls Relay race.
AVMA students competed with students of 70 schools from Gujarat, Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
The winners will now represent AVMA at the CBSE Zonal Athletics Meet 2019.
Adani Vidya Mandir, Ahmedabad (AVMA) is the first cost-free school in India to attain the NABET accreditation under the Quality Council of India (QCI). In addition, this is also the first school in India to include ‘Coding Sandpit’ as a part of its regular curriculum, in association with Cambridge University Press.
The school is equipped with smart laboratory, modern libraries, convenient transportation system, facilities for sports and extra-curricular activities, well maintained canteen, activity room etc. In addition, students from class 11th and 12th undergo a week-long industry exposure programme so that each of them can prepare well and take up their dream professions.
AVMA has now become a 100% process-driven school incorporating the best practices in India and abroad into the school system. These processes and their implementation are audited and validated by third parties.
AVMA was established in 2008 and affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). All the students belong to family with an average annual income below Rs. 1 Lakh.
Like the Ahmedabad campus, Adani Vidya Mandirs in Surguja (Chhattisgarh) and Bhadreshwar (Gujarat) are also cost-free schools building a brighter future of children from low income group families.
These schools have state-of-the-art infrastructure and appropriately qualified and trained teachers. Adani Vidya Mandirs have been preparing 2,100 young minds every year.
About Adani Group
Headquartered in Ahmedabad, India, Adani Group is one of India’s largest integrated infrastructure conglomerates with interests in Resources (coal mining and trading), Logistics (ports, logistics, shipping and rail), Energy (renewable and thermal power generation, transmission and distribution), and Agro (commodities, edible oil, food products, cold storage and grain silos), Real Estate, Public Transport Infrastructure, Consumer Finance and Defence. Adani owes its success and leadership position to its core philosophy of ‘Nation Building’ and ‘Growth with Goodness’ - a guiding principle for sustainable growth. The Group is committed to protecting the environment and improving communities through its CSR programme based on the principles of sustainability, diversity and shared values. Further information at www.adani.com.
About Adani Foundation
Established in 1996, Adani Foundation today has widespread operations in 18 states that include 2250 villages and towns across the country with a team of professionals who work with an approach that embodies innovation, people participation and collaboration.
Touching the lives of more than 3.2 million people and passionately working towards creating social capital with focus on four core areas – Education, Community Health, Sustainable Livelihood Development and Infrastructure Development, Adani Foundation acts towards inclusive growth and sustainable development of the rural and urban communities, in turn contributing towards nation-building.
Information note on Education
The Adani Vidya Mandir schools in Ahmedabad and Bhadreshwar (Gujarat), and Surguja (Chhattisgarh) provide free education to children from low income group families. These schools have state-of-the-art infrastructure and highly qualified teachers. Adani Vidya Mandirs have prepared many a young minds to successfully navigate the challenges of a highly competitive world and secure a bright future. Adani Public School in Mundra (Gujarat), Adani Vidyalayas in Tirora (Maharashtra) and Kawai (Rajasthan), Adani DAV Public School in Dhamra (Odisha) and Navchetan Vidyalaya in Hazira (Gujarat) provide subsidised quality education.
- Adani Vidya Mandirs impart free of cost quality education to more than 2,200 students annually.
- Adani Public School in Mundra, Adani Vidyalayas in Tirora & Kawai, Adani DAV Public School in Dhamra and Navchetan Vidyalaya in Hazira provide subsidised quality education to more than 2,900 students annually
- Adani Foundation also provides quality education to 100,000 children through 600 schools and balwadis.