“When we work with values, with honesty, with hardwork and as a team,Almighty too opens his hands to shower his choicest blessings” In what was a glorious moment for Manav Rachna International School, Noida asit is a time to celebrate the various honours conferred upon its Institution. While Manav Rachna International School, Noida was the proud recipient of the excellent report submitted by the CBSE Inspection team, the school and the students were showered with very prestigious awards and applaud at various events. MRIS, Noida was yet again conferred with the ASSOCHAM National Education Excellence Award 2018 for the ‘Best School in Providing Value Based-Quality Education. The award was presented on Saturday, 17 th February 2018 at Hotel Imperial, Janpath, New Delhi. The award was received by Dr. N C Wadhwa (MRIIRS) on behalf of the school. The shortlisted 9 students from the school participated in SOTY (Speaker of the Year) competition held on Sunday, 18 th February, 2018 at National Science Centre, in which more than 350 schools participated from all over India. Daksh Dingra from Grade VII bagged the second position while Vaishnavi Tyagi of Grade 4 was conferred with the consolation prize. Rishabh Sural and Atharva Bansal of Grade 4 were awarded for online postings. The school too received the “The Good School Award” at the event. Students expressed their ideas on solving the biggest challengesfaced by our country today and shape the society of tomorrow. After both the rounds, children enjoyed an interactive quiz session and showed great sagacity by giving correct answers. The cultural team of students of MRIS presented a Tableau as well at the Grand Finale, in which they performed a fusion of dance and skit which depicted the patriotism, courage and supreme sacrifice of our Armed forces. The Army Soldiers’ dance was presented by Grade III students and the skit based on the Martydom of Lt. Umar Fayaz was played by the students of Grade V,VI & VII. The audience gave a standing ovation to all the participants. Later, the event ended up with an award .