EducationWorld India School Rankings 2014 with C fore rated Greenwood High, Bangalore as India’s No.6 & State level No.2 Day-cum-Boarding School from over 800 of India’s most high-profile schools on 14 parameters - academic reputation, faculty competence, leadership quality, sports education, etc.
Dhiren Rajesh (Grade 8) becomes the International Rated chess Player. He got a rating of 1105 in the recent rating list published by World Chess Federation(FIDE) .
Reetish Padhi (Grade 8) secured 4th Place in the State Under-13 Chess Championship held from 8th to 10th August 2014 at Bangalore.
Rohan Jaggi (Grade 8) secured 12th place in the tournament.
Adya Singh (Grade 8) secured 5th Place in the State Under-13 Girls Chess Championship.
A total of 236 players from all over karnataka State took part in both the events.
Shraddha Somanath (Grade 1) Secured FIRST place in Blitz chess and SECOND place in Rapid chess in the under-7 girls Category of the All India Open International Rated Rapid and Blitz Chess Tournament held from 15th August to 17th August 2014 at Mall of Mysore, Mysore. One Grandmaster(GM) and 10 International Masters(IM) took part in this event.
Krishnarao Somanath (K.Somanath) chess Teacher at Greenwood High was awrded the FIDE ARBITER Title by the World Chess Federation. He has passed the FIDE Arbiter Exam and also completed all the required Chess Tournament norms for the Title . His Title application was approved in the World Chess Federation(FIDE) Congress held at Tromso,Norway from 4-14th August 2014. This is his Second World Chess Federation Title. He has already got the National Instructor Title from World Chess Federation in 2012. This is a life time Title.
Ankita Singh of Class X-A has won the Silver medal in 4 X 100 m Freestyle Relay in Karnataka State Aquatic Championship held in Dolphin Academy from June 4-7.
Ankita is now Karnataka #8.
A very proud moment for the parents and the school.
CONGRATULATIONS ANKITA !
Ms Niveditha S Kumar of Grade 1 has been adjudged CHAMPION in Group A (5 -7 years) of the Regional competition of Global Arts.
The competition conducted on 25th January 2014.She was awarded a trophy and certificate.
CONGRATULATION NIVEDITHA !!
Sahana Sivaramakrishan (Grade VI B) becomes the first girl from Greenwood High International School to become an International rated (FIDE rated) player. Sahana has got a FIDE rating of 1235 in the January Rating list of world Chess Federation(FIDE). Already many boys from Greenwood High have got International Rating. Sahana is the first girl who got FIDE rating.
SHRADDHA SOMANATH (KG 2 C) took part in the International Rating (FIDE rating)Tournament held at Karur, Tamilnadu during the month of December and secured 5th place in the Under-7 Girls Category.
Greenwood High has been awarded the “Fastest Emerging day cum boarding International School in South India” by Bangalore-based brand management and consulting company, Brands Academy at an event held in New Delhi recently.
In our effort to spread our wings across India our Pre School in Kolkata was also awarded “Best Upcoming Preschool in Kolkata”, awarded by Brands Academy, New Delhi.
Renowned bollywood Actress Soha Ali Khan was the chief guest at the gala ceremony who handed over the award to Mr Aloysius D'Mello, Principal, Greenwood High International School.
Brands Academy organised its Education Excellence Awards Ceremony to felicitate autonomous and private educational institutions that have displayed exemplary excellence as education providers to the young generation of India. Brands Academy Education Excellence Awards were based on a comprehensive market research study and opinion surveys conducted by BIG Research, market research agencies in India.
Shraddha Somanath,UKG has won the Silver Medal in the Under-5 Girls Category of the Asian School Chess Championship 2013 which was held in Citrus Hotel,Hikkaduwa, SRI LANKA, 30th August to 6th September 2013.
More than 385 children from 15 countries took part in this mega event.
Shraddha scored 5 points from 7 rounds and tied for the first place with Saee Patil from Maharashtra,India. After first tie break score was equal then in the second tie break score Saee Patil won the title. Shraddha secured the second place and won Silver Medal. Shraddha was 1 point from 3 rounds but she made a great comeback in the tournament by winning the remaining 4 rounds and pulled down all the players who were in lead and made upset results and finally tied for the first place. Thesanya K M Methuli of Sri Lanka secured the bronze medal.
On the concluding the Asian schools Blitz Chess Championship was also held in the afternoon after classical chess. In the Blitz chess Championship too Saee patil of India won the title with 5 points from 5 rounds and won gold medal. Shraddha Somanath secured the second place with 4 points and won silver medal again . Gamage B.G.Pethmi Wimansa of Sri Lanka secured third place with 3 points from total 5 rounds and won Bronze medal.
CONGRATULATION Shraddha !
Aashna Majmudar of Grade 8 (MSP) Represented Karnataka State Junior Basketball Team in the 40th Sub-Junior National Basketball Championship held at Patliputra Sports Complex (Patna, Bihar) from August 18-25, 2013.
A proud moment for Greenwood High. Attached photo of Karnataka State team, wearing number 10 jersey is Aashna Majmudar.
Another feather in the cap of Greenwood High.
In the year 2012-13, Greenwood High children performed brilliantly in the Science Olympiad.
As a recognition of this fact, the Science Olympiad Foundation has conferred on Greenwood High, the best Principal award for the state of Karnataka.
A proud moment for all our students and faculty members.
GREENWOOD HIGH WON INTER SCHOOL CHESS TITLE
Greenwood High International School has won the Inter School Team Chess Tournament 5th year in succession, conducted in the School Campus from 20th to 23rd August 2013.
Greenwood High ‘A’ teams have scored 142 points from all the 12 categories together and won the Title.
Sri Aurobindo Memorial School secured the runners up position by scoring 130 points.
CATEGORY I (Grade/Class UKG and 1)
1. Greenwood High “A’ Team-8 ½ points
2. Delhi Public School East-6 ½ points
3. Greenwood High’ B” Team-5 ½ points
CATEGORY II (Grade/class 2 and 3)
1. Delhi Public School- 17 points
2. Greenwood High ‘A”-15 points
3. Greenwood High ‘C’ Team-11 ½ points
CATEGORY III (Grade 4)
1. Sri Aurobindo Memorial School -13 points
2. Greenwood High ‘B’ Team- 8 points
3. Greenwood High ‘A” Team-8 points
CATEGORY IV ( Grade 5 and 6)
1. Delhi Public School-18 ½ points
2. Greenwood High ‘A’ Team- 12 ½ points
3. Sri Aurobindo Memorial School-11 points
CATEGORY V (Grade/Class 7 and 8)
1.Delhi public School (East)—14 ½ points
2. Greenwood High ‘A” Team -14 points
3. Sri Aurobindo Memorial School-13 points
CATEGORY VI (GRADE 9 AND 10)
1. Sri Aurobindo Memorial School -16 ½ points
2. Delhi Public School-13 ½ points
3. Greenwood High ‘A’ Team-12 points
CATEGORY I (Grade/Class UKG AND 1)
1. Greenwood High ‘A’ team -16 points
2.Greenwood High ‘C’ team- 9 points
3. Greenwood High ‘B’ team 8 ½ points
CATEGORY II ( Grade 2 and 3)
1.Delhi Public School-12 ½ points
2.Greenwood High ‘A’ Team-10 points
3.Sri Aurobindo Memorial School-9 points
CATEGORY III ( Grade 4)
1.Greenwood High “A” Team-12 ½ points
2.Sri Aurobindo Memorial School- 10 ½ points
3.Delhi Public School East -8 ½ points
CATEGORY IV(Grade 5 and 6)
1.Sri Aurobindo memorial School-12 points
2. Greenwood High ‘A’ Team=11 ½ points
3..Greenwood High ‘B’ Team -10 points
CATEGORY V ( Grade7 and 8)
1.Sri Aurobindo Memorial School-14 points
2.Greenwood High ‘A’ Team-12 points
3.Greenwood High ‘B’ Team- 7 points
CATEGORY VI ( Grade 9 and 10)
1. Greenwood High ‘A’ Team-10 points
2. National Hill View Public School -10 points
3. Sri Aurobindo Memorial School-9 ½ points
Mr. Aloysius D’Mello , Principal, Greenwood High International School, distributed the prizes
Mr. K.Somanath,Chess Teacher, proposed Vote of Thanks.
Adya Singh (7th 'B') secured 1st rank in U12 Girls category at monthly chess .
tournament organized by ICA. Her over all ranking was also 1st.
Congratulation to Adya!
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