Principal Dr. Anita Puri
felicitated with the Inspiring Educator Citation
A feather in the cap once more. Rocksport - a premier organization for
Adventure Sports awarded Principal, Dr. Anita Puri with a Citation for her
work in the field of education at a Seminar - Reinventing Education,
organized on 31st July 2019, at the Radisson Blu Hotel. The Seminar was
attended by renowned educationists from all over NCR.
Principal Dr. Anita Puri
felicitated with an Appreciation Award by Ansal's University
Another moment of glory for the entire Cambridge Fraternity and Principal,
Dr. Anita Puri. The entire school congratulated Dr. Puri, on being awarded
a Certificate of Appreciation for her positive role in building Academic
Excellence by the famous and esteemed Ansal University. The fraternity at
the morning assembly noted her spirit and dedication to the cause of good
education, a subject extremely dear to her. It is noteworthy that
Professor Abhinay Muthoo, (Dean-Warwick London) Co-Director of Warwick
Policy Lab also graced the occasion of the Award Ceremony.
Donation to the Prime
Minister's National Reilef Fund
Dr. Anita Puri, Manager, Ms. Meena Malik, along with a few
students & members of the fraternity had the proud privilege of meeting
the Hon'ble Lt. Governor of Delhi, Shri Anil Baijal on 10th October 2018.
Keeping up its tradition of contributing towards benign causes, the School
donated a Cheque of Rs. 5,00,000/- towards the Prime Minister's National
Relief Fund, a small contribution from a socially responsive institution.
The Hon'ble Lt. Governor answered certain queries of the accompanying
students with immense aplomb and encouraged them to contribute positively
towards all social causes. His emphasis on imbibing good, moral & ethical
values left an indelible mark on the impressionable minds. He thanked the
School Management for their kind and noble gesture.
Excellence Award 2018
Principal Dr. Anita Puri, and members of the faculty were honoured with
the National Teaching Excellence Award 2018, by the Confederation of
Indian Universities on the occasion of the United Nations World Teachers
Day on 5th October 2018. The Award ceremony at the India International
Centre, was conducted with the collaboration of Indian Institute of
Ecology and Environment and the National Institute of Cleanliness
Education and Research.
Principal Dr. Anita Puri and Manager Ms. Meena Malik were felicitated
with a Certificate of Appreciation and a Trophy for the School's
contribution of Rs. 1,03,464 to the NGO Helpage India.
for Eminent Educationist
Dr. Anita Puri, Principal, Cambridge Foundation School was conferred
with the “Eminent Educationist Award” for Outstanding Individual
Achievements and Distinguished Services to the Nation at the 14th Global
Excellence Awards and Green Ambassadors Summit organised by the Global
Leaders Foundation at the Constitution Club of India, Rafi Marg, New
Delhi on 4th October, 2017. The award was presented by the Chief Guest,
Sh. Balmiki Prasad Singh, former Governor of Sikkim and Sh. Sandeep
Marwah - A renowned International Media Personality. On behalf of the
school, the ceremony was attended by Ms. Seema Punhani. The chief guest
in his speech spoke highly about teachers as the creators of future
India. Mr. Sandeep Marwah described the 21st Century as an Ocean of
challenges and Sky of opportunities. The programme was concluded by the
Vote of thanks given by Sh. Ramesh Tripathi, Chairman of the
Award for Principal Leadership
for Outstanding Endeavors Dr. Anita Puri, Principal, Cambridge Foundation School was
felicitated with the “Life Empowerment Award for Principal Leadership
for Outstanding Endeavours” at a function organized by Expressions India
at the India International Centre, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi on 17th
August, 2017. The presidential address was delivered by Dr. Jitendra
Nagpal Sr. Consultant Psychiatrist at Moolchand Medcity. The award was
presented by Chief Guest Hon’ble Mrs. Meenakshi Lekhi, MP, Lok Sabha. On
behalf of the school, the ceremony was attended by Ms. Meena Bhatia and
Ms. Anju Narang. This was followed by the speeches of distinguished
dignitaries including Shri Rajat Sharma, Chairman & Editor-in-Chief,
India TV, Prof. Saroj Yadav, Dean (Academic), NIE, NCERT, Lt. Gen. Arun
Kumar Sahini, Former Commander-in-Chief, Indian Army, Ms. Shovna Narayan,
Padamshri & Sangeet Natak Akademi Awardee.
Ms. Meena Malik Manager, CFS formally felicitated Principal Dr. Anita
Puri in the morning Assembly on 21st August 2017
IAB Blind Empowerment
Champions 2017 The School was honoured by the Indian Association for the
Blind with the IAB Blind Empowerment Champions 2017 Award for
outstanding excellence and amazing commitment towards voluntary
contribution for the empowerment of persons with visual challenges.
TERI Green Olympiad
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) acknowledged the endeavour in
promoting a clean and green environment by consistently participating in
the Green Environment Olympiad by presenting the School with a
Certificate of Appreciation.
Bharat Gaurav Award
Principal, Ms. Anita Puri, was felicitated with the coveted
institutional and globally reputed "Bharat Gaurav Award" by the India
International Friendship Society for her outstanding services,
achievements and contributions in the field of education on 25th March
2017 at an august ceremony held at India International Centre, New
Delhi. She received the award from Shri Shivraj V. Patil, Former
Governor of Punjab and Administrator of the Union Territory of
World Girl Child Education and
Empowerment Award 2017
On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, 8th March, 2017, WAGE
(Women’s Agency for Generating Employment) presented the WORLD GIRL
CHILD EDUCATION AND EMPOWERMENT AWARD to our School with a view to
motivating the students and teachers for promoting required skills among
the students, especially in the area of cleaning, greening and
The event was inaugurated by the world renowned spiritualist, Her
Holiness Anandmurti Gurumaa.The function was graced by H.E. Ms. Lesego
Ethel Motsumi, High Commissioner of Botswana and other Diplomats and
The award was presented in the presence of national and international
dignitaries at the Indian International Centre, Lodi Estate, New Delhi.
The various eminent speakers emphasized on the importance of being a
woman and how they should be job givers and seekers in the coming years.
They stressed upon the accessories of being a woman which are –
Education, Martial Arts for self protection and safety, Earning a
Livelihood and last but not the least Mental Stability.
The book ‘Environmental Education Manual and Handbook for Schools’ was
also presented along with the award.
Celebrating Excellence CIE
Ms. Anita Puri, Principal, Cambridge Foundation School, was honoured
with an Award of Excellence, for her outstanding contributions in the
field of Education, by the Central Institute of Education Alumni
Association at a glittering event held at Anath Nath Basu Auditorium,
CIE, Department of Education, University of Delhi. The award was
presented by Dr. Shakila T. Shamsu, OSD, Higher Education MHRD, Govt. of
Principal Anita Puri Wins the
State Teachers Award 2016 Principal Ms. Anita Puri had the distinguished honour of having been
bestowed with yet another coveted award, The State Teachers Award 2016
presented to her by the Government of NCT of Delhi on the occasion of
Teacher’s Day on Monday, 5th September, 2016. The award was handed over
to her by the Cabinet Minister of the Delhi Government, Hon’ble Shri
Kapil Mishra at a glittering ceremony at the Thyagraja Sports Complex in
the presence of the Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Shri Manish
Sisodia who exhorted teachers to walk that extra mile to build future
Ms. Soumya Gupta, the Director of Education congratulated the Principal
on propelling qualitative changes in her institution and being
felicitated with the award.
In her bid to uplift society and renew the hopes of humanity, Ms. Puri
has appointed educators to teach the children of the inmates of the
women cell at Central Jail No. 6 at Tihar. She has donated computers for
them to be in sync with the modern day education.
She has also initiated valuable programmes like “Operation End Hunger”
to feed the hungry and destitute. Besides inculcating noble values among
the students who are the flag bearers of tomorrow, her “Green School”
programme to save the environment is also a tremendous success. She is
indeed an effective agent of change and transformation.
CFS Alumni Does the School
Proud Indu Rani Jakhar an Alumni of the School, 2008 batch, has done the
School honours. She has achieved 30th Rank in the Indian Administrative
Services Civil Services Examination 2016. The entire Cambridge
Fraternity salutes her achievement.
Article Courtesy of Dainik Jagran
Smile Appreciation Award 2016
The School was presented with the Smile Appreciation Award 2016 for its
support and contributions in spreading happiness among the less
Global Teacher Role Model
The Principal, Anita Puri has been felicitated by the MVLA Trust with
the conferring of the Global Teacher Role Model Award 2016. She has been
honoured with the award for her achievements in the field of education.
Prinicpal Ms. Anita Puri
Conferred with the National / CBSE Teacher & Mentor Award 2014
A giant leap. a small step, covering another successful and illuminating
milestone pursuing all work with dedication and excellence, Anita Puri
(Principal) having the vision to make Cambridge Foundation the most
progressive School, has worked relentlessly towards its growth and
evolution. Her resolute endeavours bore fruit on Thursday 3rd September
2015, when she was bestowed with the prestigious National / CBSE
Teachers & Mentors Award 2014, by Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani, the Union
Minister of Human Resource & Development, Govt. of India, in the august
presence of Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria, Minister of State HRD,
Higher Education, and Dr. Subhash Chandra Khuntia, IAS, Secretary,
Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of
India, at a function held at Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Auditorium,
Delhi Cantt, Delhi.
The British Council
International School Award 2015-2018 The School was once again successfully accredited with the
coveted British Council International School Award 2015-2018 for the
second consecutive term. The award was a culmination of the tremendous
efforts of the faculty members of the International School Award team.
Eight projects approved by the British Council were deftly and
competently handled by the teachers and the students during the year,
under the guidance and supervision of the Principal, Ms. Anita Puri.
These activities required comprehensive analysis and execution. The
students had an opportunity to interact via emails and video
conferencing with students from schools such as the McNally High School,
Canada. The arduous work put in by the ISA Coordinator and the ISA team was lauded by the school founder Ms. Sheila Verma, Manager
Ms. Meena Malik and the Principal Ms. Anita Puri. The award was
presented at a glittering ceremony held by the British Council at the
Hotel Kempinsky Ambience, New Delhi on 8th July, 2015. Mrs. Meena Malik
and Mrs. Anita Puri received the award on behalf of the School.
Donation to the Hon'ble Lt. Governor of Delhi for
the Nepal Cause (Prime Minister's National Relief Fund)
The School, represented by its Founder, Smt. Sheila Verma, Principal Mrs.
Anita Puri, Mr. Atul Puri, teachers and a group of students called on the
Hon'ble Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Mr. Najeeb Jung at his office to
present a Draft of Rs. 500000/- (Rs. Five Lacs) towards its humble
contribution to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund, for the recent
quake hit people of Nepal. While it was a privilege for us, the Hon'ble
Lieutenant Governor complimented the Principal for the fine gesture. The
Principal briefed him about the school and the role the institution is
playing to spread education, particularly, for the weaker sections of the
society. She also briefly informed him about the Golden Jubilee year
celebrations of the school being held currently. The Hon'ble Lieutenant
Governor also invited the students for an interactive session in the very
Indian Association of the
The Indian Association for the Blind has awarded Cambridge Foundation
School for its outstanding excellence and commitment towards voluntary
contribution for the empowerment of persons with visual challenges.
Scholarship Awarded to Yukta Mehta Yukta Mehta of Cambridge Foundation School, Rajouri Garden was awarded a
Scholarship of Rs.80,000/- per year for 5 years for Higher Education under
the Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) for
enrolment into education in basic and Natural Science Courses. She was
within the top 1% at the class XII CBSE Examination 2014 with a score of
Congratulatory letters from the Hon'ble HRD Minister, Govt. of India, Ms.
Smriti Zubin Irani has also been rerceived by Khushboo Chopra
(Chemistry-100) Yukta Mehta (Chemistry 100) and Tushar Sachdeva
(Maths-100) for their dedicated hard work and commitment. Ms. Sheila Verma
congratulated the School Manager Meena Malik and the school Principal
Anita Puri on the outstanding performance of the students. She wished the
students all success to fulfill their dreams and achieve their goals.
International Olympiad of Science Olympiad -
Outstanding School Award
The School was awarded with the Outstanding School Award for its overall
performance in the Level 2 of the International Olympiad of Science by the
Society of Science Education. The School Manager Mrs. Meena Malik and
Principal Mrs. Anita Puri, accepted the award.
Aditya Ranjan of Class 7A, secured the
1st Position at Level 2 of the International Olympiad of Science, he was
presented with a Laptop and a Certificate of Merit
Environment Day Felicitation - ECO Friendly School Of the Year Award
The School was awarded the “Eco Friendly School of the Year
Award” on the occasion of the world environment day at the India
International Centre, New Delhi. The theme of the World Environment
Congress was “Think, Eat, Save” which is an anti-food waste and food loss
campaign. The idea is to purposefully select foods that have less of an
environmental impact such as organic foods that do not use chemicals in
the production process. Amidst the august gathering, the School Manager
Ms. Meena Malik was felicitated with the coveted award by the
Foundation School Felicitates
Dr. (Smt.) Kiran Walia, Hon'ble Minister of Education, Govt. of NCT of
On the occasion of
Teacher's Day, September 5th 2012, the School Principal, Mrs. Anita Puri,
accompanied with Mrs. Meena Malik (Director), Mr. Atul Puri, felicitated
Dr. (Smt.) Kiran Walia, Hon'ble Minister of Education, Govt. of NCT of
British Council ISA Award
Cambridge Foundation School,Rajouri
Garden, was accredited with the much coveted British Council International
School Award 2012-2015. The award was achieved when the CFS International
School Award Team, successfully completed a series of activities, approved
by the British Council, over the period of an year. These activities
allowed CFS students to interact via email and video conferencing, with
students from North Carolina (USA), and Germany. Mrs.
Sheila Verma, along with the Principal, Mrs. Anita Puri and Director, Mrs.
Meena Malik, congratulated and lauded the efforts of the CFS-ISA Team,
Mrs. Manju Daur, Mrs. Meena Bhatia, Mrs. Rachna Kapoor, Mrs. Sisira
Vishwanath, Mrs. Abha Gupta, Mrs. Usha Pathania, Mrs. Rakhi Khosla, Mrs.
Seema Punhani, Mrs. Nanda Khanna, and Mr. Atul Hakim, the ISA Coordinator.
SCHOOL MANAGEMENT AWARD
Cambridge Foundation School, was conferred with the School Management Award 2009, on the occasion of the World Management Congress on 31st December 2009, at the India International
Centre. The award is for outstanding contribution in the area of Education Planning and School Management. The award has been instituted by the Global Open University, Nagaland and Confederation of Indian Universities, New Delhi.
Mrs. Sheila Verma Felicitated Mrs. Sheila Verma was honoured with the Maharishi
Patanjali Smriti Rashtriya Manav Ratna Samman by the Hon'ble
Chief Minister Mrs. Sheila Dixit, at an award function held at Teen Murti
Auditorium, organized by Manav Kalyan Yog Va Prakratik Chikitsa Avam
Siksha Sansthan, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the
field of education, sports and humanitarian activities.
Principal, Mrs. Anita
Puri Receives the Global Human Rights Protection Award 2008
Our School Principal, Mrs. Anita Puri was
awarded with the 2008 Global Human Rights Protection Award, at the 10th
World Human Right Congress. The ceremony organized by the Indian Institute
of Human Rights, on 10th December 2008., on the occasion of the 60th
Anniversary of The Declaration of Human Rights. She received the award
from HE Mr. Carlos A. Yrigoyen, Acting Ambassador of Peru to India, for her
outstanding work in the field of education and activities associated with
providing education to under privileged students. The event was event
attended by Ambassadors, High Commissioners, United Nations Diplomats, and
Human Rights Activists.
Harish !! Abhishek Harish (Batch 2010) has
done the School proud by scoring a near perfect SAT Score -
Physics - 800 / 800
Chemistry - 780 / 800
Mathemtics - 770 / 800
As you may be aware that SAT Subject Tests is the name for 20 multiple-choice standardized tests given on individual subjects, usually taken to improve a student's credentials for admission to colleges in the United States. Students typically choose which tests to take depending upon college entrance requirements for the schools to which they are planning to apply. Until 1994, the SAT Subject Tests were known as Achievement Tests, and until January 2005, they were known as SAT IIs; they are still commonly known by these names. Every test is now a one-hour timed test.
CFS Donates Rs.1,50,000/-
towards Prime Minister's Relief Fund.
CFS students have made a sincere effort in raising Funds for the Victims
of the recent Bihar Floods. The School staff contributed one days salary
towards the same. An overall amount of Rs.1,50,000/- was collected. The
Principal, Mrs. Anita Puri, Manager, Mrs. Meena Malik, along with a group students handed over the cheque towards the Prime
Minister's Relief Fund to Mr. Tejendra Khanna, Lt. Governor of Delhi at
Rajniwas on 31st October 2008.
Ruchi Gupta, Ex Cambridgean, has done the school proud. She passed out in
1998, and joined St. Stephens College. Later she got admission into IIT
Kanpur. Ruchi completed her Doctorate in Philosophy with an Award of
Excellence at Stony Brook University, State of New York, USA. She is at
present a Post Doctoral Associate at the Rockefeller University, New York.
Bhawna Verma & Ashriya Dogra donated Rs. 5000 and Rs. 3000 to an AIDS
Foundation. This was the prize money they had won an Inter School Drawing
Jasmine Chawla Jasmine Chawla an Ex-Cambridgean
has done the school proud. The Cambridge Fraternity Wishes her all the
SPACE SETTLEMENT DESIGN COMPETITION Ashish
Srivastava of XI A, has made the school proud. He has been selected to
represent one of the teams of Asia in the International Space Settlement
Design Competition, organised by NASA, USA. He cleared the semi-finals
in which there were over 400 competitors from all over the world. The
Chairperson, Mrs. Sheila Verma has provided him with a PC and a
Broadband Internet Connection, to assist him
in his research and project work.
Ashish Srivastava has been selected as Team
Leader of a team of 40 students from all over the world. He is to travel
to NASA, USA, to work the Space Settlement Project in 2009.
Student of the Year Award
Shefali Wadha of Class X, was awarded the News Paper In Education -
Student of the Year Award, by the Times of India Group. She received a
Cheque for Rs.1000/- and also a trophy by the organization.
Dinesh Chand Sagar, IPS, CVO, CCI, Mumbai
Mr. Dinesh Chand Sagar, was awarded the Police Gallantry Medal by His
Excellency, The President of India on 15th August 2008.