Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (Indian Educational School) once again was on a winning streak bagging the championship for the fifth year by blowing away its counterparts of the Annual Extempore Completion organized by Alumni Association of St. Berchmans’ College, Kuwait Chapter, on 4 November, 2016 at United Indian School, Kuwait.
There were hundreds of participating students (7th-12th grades) from various Indian Schools to contest in three categories– Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior. IES had a good number of invincible participants representing each category. Parth Kumar of Grade 7 won the second prize for Sub-Junior (A) category. From the Junior (A) category Sandra Prathap of Grade 9 bagged the first prize and Elizabeth Jiji of grade 10 followed her with the third prize for Junior (B) category. From the Senior Category Shifa Nanda and Ketan Maheshwari of grade 11 won the second and third prizes respectively. The whole program was wound up with the announcement of the results. The winners were highly acclaimed by the gathering comprising parents, teachers, students and the organizers of the event. The presence of the Senior Vice Principal, Mr. Suresh V Balakrishnan, and the entire English Department boosted the confidence of the contestants and added luster to their victory. Principal Mr. T Premkumar expressed his euphoria by extolling the winners for their astounding speaking acumen that grabbed the Championship title to the school for the fifth time in succession.