Orchids The International School-Thane, a well renowned school near Mulund, organised its 2nd Annual sports meet 201516, on 8th Jan 2016 at Dadaji Konddev Stadium. After the Opening Ceremony, students from the four Houses participated in a March past along with their House Leaders. Pre-primary and students of grades 1 to 3 also took part in a walk past displaying messages on fitness and care for environment. After the Torch Lighting ceremony, the Principal declared the meet open. There was a mix of track events, races, dances and displays. Grades 6 to 8 presented Rhythmic synchrony with a musical beat that was an excellent confluence of music,culture and heritage. Grades 4 to 5 presented a splendid performance in the colours of VIBGYOR. K1 and K2 children displayed messages with requests such as ‘Trees for the future. Plant trees…..change lives.’, ‘Live and let live’ etc. The Sunflowers display by grade 1 symbolized adoration, loyalty,faith,happiness, hope and unity. The pretty Butterfly display by Pre-Nursery and Nursery children was applauded well by the fascinated audience. The Karate display by grades 2 and 3 students was also a power packed show. The track events were eagerly cheered on by the enthusiastic parents. The show culminated with everyone spreading the message of “SAVE NATURE,STAY HEALTHY AND KEEP SMILING” using a big banner! The air was replete with parents and students and teachers cheering and applauding!