Today education needs have changed and the schools need to go beyond the barriers of bookish knowledge and learning to provide children with skills and attitudes that will help them in lifelong learning .Sports and sports events form an integral part of PRAGATI PUBLIC SCHOOLS curriculum. Our school grounds have been witness to the growth of many students at the national level in various sports. In the school’s endeavor to nurture sporting talent among school children ,the CBSE CLUSTER XII FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT (UNDER 19 BOYS ) 2014-15was kicked off on 16th Oct’14 in the premises of PPS. The Chief Guest was Mr Bhupender Dhawan , a Dronacharya Awardee in Powerlifting and weight lifting.The Guest of Honour on the occasion was Mr Mukesh Singh , a successful mechanical engineer and a renowned body building world champion Building Championship 2014.. The Chairperson Dr .Ms Poonam Manshani & Principal Ms. Geeta Kapur warmly welcomed the guests and presented them mementos. The programme began with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by the Chief Guest followed by the flag hoisting ceremony. There was a march past of all the participants of the schools. It was a great sight to see the participants led as the flag bearers marched with measured steps and swinging of the arms . The school principal Ms Geeta Kapur in her inspiring address said, “Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence” and exhorted the students to take part in sport activities.