State level science quiz for senior school students

Port Blair
16 Nov 2017

The Science Wing of Directorate of Education conducted the State Level Science Quiz Competition 2017 for the Secondary and Senior Secondary students with an objective to develop scientific awareness, attitude and curiosity etc. among students. The competition was organized in two phases for both the levels in which the 1st phase was written Screening test conducted on 2nd & 3rd November, 2017 respectively from nine different zones to select the best four teams in each level.
In the final rounds of Secondary Level Competition held in a befitting manner on 14th November, 2017. S. Harish and Manish Einsten of Carmel SSS, Port Blair bagged the Winner’s Trophy while the runners trophy was clinched by Arshraj Singh and Hamza of Khalsa Public School, Gurudwara Line, Port Blair. The team from Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Lamba Line and Navy Children School, Minnie Bay got the third and fourth places respectively. Dr. Dheeraj Kumar, Deputy Director Education (Science/Planning) was the Chief Guest on the occasion. In his address, he advised the students to have positive attitude and also encouraged the students.
In the final round of Senior Secondary State level Science Quiz competition was held on 15th November, 2017. Mr Mammen Thomas, Principal (SIE)/DEO(S/A) was the chief guest on the occasion. He appreciated and blessed the students and advised the students to keep the spirit of winning with hard work and sincerity. In this category, the team comprising of Karandeep Kaur and Drishya Brigson of Carmel SSS, Port Blair nagged the winner’s Trophy where as the runners trophy was taken away by G. Hariharan Subbu and T. Kaartick of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Lamba Line, Port Blair. The team of MES, Azad Nagar, Steward Gunj and Nirmala SSS, Port Blair got the third and fourth places respectively. Smti. Mariam Joy, Science Consultant, proposed the vote of thanks.