Ritish Gullapally, 5th grade and his team won the NYCL (National Youth Cricket league) championship held in Minneapolis this summer. They won the trophy in the under 12 category in cricket. He contributed to the team as a wicket keeper and batsman. In addition they received a commendation from the Mayor of Franklin Township.

On May 14th Arnav Lakhia participated in a Chess competition in Piscataway. The chess competition was hosted by the Chess Kings & Queens. Arnav won first place in the competition. We are proud very proud of his accomplishments.

Representatives of Indian culture danced across the stage at the two-day India Fair in Edison. The 2016 India Fair is a large South Asian culture show, said Priyanka Shah of Royal Entertainment, which produced the event. 

The event, on Saturday and Sunday, was expected to draw 20,000 visitors. About 25 schools brought performers of all ages to dance on the main stage at the NJ Exposition Center, including the young performers above. Yashitha Bujala performed as the Goddess Durga. The teen was dressed in full costume and had her hands and face painted blue.

Ritu Ubriani and her FLL Robotics Team, Galaxy 5 won 2nd Place Championship Award at the NJ State FLL Robotics Championship on December 12th. They will be nominated for the National Championship held at Lego Land in San Diego. Ritu and the Galaxy 5 team visited our school and met with members of our FLL Robotics Team on December 8th. Both teams collaborated, shared ideas and practiced with robots. Both teams had a great time and we thank them for visiting our school!

Flushing Flyers (NY Holiday Invite) was on December 11-December 13, 2015 at East Meadow, NY. It was a Mid-Season Championship Meet.  There were 17 teams from NJ and NY. Our women's team, SVY (Somerset Valley YMCA) received 1st place.