The Indian School Bahrain (ISB) organised Bahrain Sports Day on Tuesday in compliance to the Ministry of Education directives to promote the benefits of an active and healthy lifestyle.
The school held inter-house football, basketball and cricket matches in which students from four houses actively participated. The programme was conducted by the Physical education Teachers under the supervision of HOD Saikat Sarkar.
“TheBahrain National Sports Day is an excellent initiative to motivate staff and studentsto work out and instil the culture of sport as a healthy lifestyle”, said ISB Chairman Prince S Natarajan and Secretary Saji Antony.
On this occasion, the Indian School expresses its sincere thanks to the leadership for promoting this special day, which reinforces the concept of a cultural, sporting community and establishes the field of sports as a strategic base, they said.
“The Indian School’s physical education programs offer students the opportunity to not only be physically active today but the opportunity to teach skills and behaviours conducive to maintaining physical activity for a lifetime”, ISB Principal VR Palaniswamy said.