Centre Point School, Amravati Road Bypass bagged the 2nd position at the National Level reading competition named the â€˜Oxford Big Read, 2019â€™ with six of its skillful students grabbing national accolades for their amazing work.
In Level â€“ 1, Rishaan Chakravorty of class III and Aarunya Dange of class III won the 1st & the 3rd prizes respectively. In Level â€“ 2, Shyaan Mallick of class IV secured the 1st prize whereas Manini Dixit of class V won the 3rd prize.Â Last but not the least, Aditya Sharan of class 9 along with Tanisha Sangtani of class 9 jointly racked up the 2nd prize in the 3rd category i.e. Level – 3. They now advance to the Asian round.Â The winners were presented with books and certificates by the Oxford University Press.Â Â The Oxford University Press conducted a reading competition named the â€˜Oxford Big Read, 2019â€™ in February, 2019 in which more than 50 schools participated at the pan-India level. The â€˜Big Readâ€™ encouraged primary and secondary students to explore their creative writing skills and enhance their literary talents as they designed book covers and wrote reviews.
The global competition had 3 categories viz.Â Level – 1, Level – 2 and Level – 3 for classes 1-3, 4-6 and 7-9 respectively. The participants were evaluated on the basis of creativity, imagination, originality of tone and style which was then adjudged by an expert panel of jury.
Principal, Radhika Mehra, Vice-Principals, Perveen Cassad and Anita Sharma, and the staff commended the children on their success and wished them the best for the forthcoming level.
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