Formal Inauguration of the CFS Atal Tinkering Lab
The Cambridge Foundation Atal Tinkering Lab established under the Aegis of the Atal Innovation Mission and Niti Aayog, was formally inaugurated by Mr. Anurag Tripathi, IRPS, Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), and Mr. Ravi Kalra, Founder & President of Earth Saviours Foundation.
On 14th February 2020, the School organized a Community Day for a group of 30 students from the nearby Govt. Boys Sr. Sec. School No. 2, Rajouri Garden. The workshop conducted and organized by Mr. Naresh Sethi apprised the students of:
- Basic Electronic Concepts
- Hands-on on Soldering
- Robotic Concepts
- Demonstration of the 3D Printing Technology
2nd Sheila Verma Memorial Pan India Inter School Competition 2020
The 2nd SVMC 2020 was held in the month of October, 2020. The Class XII event E-Contraption Traction a part of the competition was a massive success. Students from renowned Schools from all over India participated in the event and showcased their sheer talent and dexterity. For the event, the participants presented working prototypes based on innovation.
Cambridge Foundation School won the 2nd Prize in the competition. CFS was represented by Pulkit Sarin and Rudraksh Narender (XII A)
Robocup – Goenkan Tech Fest 2020 – Inter School Robotics Competition
Aryan Malhotra & Devansh Chauhan of Class XII participated in ROBO cup organized by G D Goenka Public School, Vasant Kunj in November 2020 and won a certificate of appreciation.
They made a fighting Robot with weapons such as; nails, rolling cutter and a hammer.
ATL AIM Teacher Training Programme
Richa Jaitly participated in a Teacher Training Programme – ATL Unbox Tinkering. The programme was conducted between 21st October and 2nd November 2020, and organized by Learning Links Foundation in partnership with IBM.
Unbox Tinkering Programme – Community Participation
Cambridge Foundation School organized an Unbox Tinkering Programme from 3rd December to 12th December 2020 for students of CFS and neighbouring Schools under the Community Day Activity. The participating Schools were:
- Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, Rajouri Garden Main
- Govt. Boys Sr. Sec. School, Rajouri Garden Main
- Govt. Boys Sr. Sec. School, Rajouri Garden Extn.
The two week session included:
- Training on Arduino
- Using a 3D Printer
- Appreciation to Basic Electronics
- Exposure to TinkerCad software
- Instructions on Sensors – Ultrasonic, Sound, Temperature etc.
More than 100 students participated and shared their innovative ideas. All the participating students were given Participation Certificates on completion of the programme.
Maptech Atal Tinkering Fest – Inter School Competition Mount Abu Public School, Rohini
Nitish Mandoliya of Class XII won the 2nd Prize in the Event Kindness Matters which involved writing a story on how to use technology to be kind to others.
Shubham Joshi of Class X won the 3rd Prize in the Event App-Shala – Tech for Mental Health, for designing an App for health and well being. The Inter School Competition was organized by Mount Abu Public School, Rohini, in January 2021.
Kanishka Vij and Palak Rai of Class X participated in India’s Future Tycoons Season 3 and were shortlisted in the Top 400 teams out of 10,000 participants in January 2021.
ATL Marathon 2021
The students of CFS participated in the ATL Marathon organized by Niti Aayog. The Marathon involved designing and showcasing projects and models to address the economic issues faced in India related to Infrastructure, Sustainable Systems, Demography and Demand.
Several innovative and unique concepts were designed and displayed by the students.
Young Scientists India 2021
Space Kids India and BITS Pilani organized, Young Scientist India 2021, a National Level Competition in April 2021.
Kartik Singh Bisht of Class XII participated and won the 2nd Prize along with Rs.5000 He also got a SKI Mango plus “A Retro Computer” which is a product of SKI to get started with Computer Science in a retro way. He will be getting training at Bits Pilani, Hyderabad.
Sparkles – Maharaja Aggrasain Inter School Competition
Samarth Kher (XII D) won the 1st Prize in the Min Mapping Event with theme Crypto Currency using concepts that involved AI and Robotics.
The School in association with IIT Delhi and Rancho Labs organised an online 3 day Robotics Workshop on Robotics, Coding and Artificial Intelligence in July 2021.The Workshop covered the following topics:
- LED Blinking Programs
- Diwali Lights
- Traffic Light Controller
- Arduino based Sensors
- Face Recognition Applications
- Object Recognition Applications
- Natural Language Processing Applications
Around 130 students attended the workshop including about 80 students from Cthe neighbouring CBSE HUB schools
The School organized an Online ATL Community Day Training Programme in July 2021. The Workshop was attended by students of the School as well as 78 students from the neighbouring CBSE HUB Schools. The worksop apprised the students on.
- Game Development Using Scratch for the Primary students of Classes 1 – 5.
- App Development using MIT App Inventor for the students of Classes 6 – 12.
Ignite – Inter School Competition
S. Harshvardhan of Class XII and Dev Kumar of Class XI participated in the Event – Virtual Friend, in an Inter School Competition organized by G D Goenka Public School, Rohini in August 2021 and won the 1st Prize. In the competition the students were to make a Chatbot for students studying abroad using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
XIX Brem Dutt Memorial Pan India Inter School Competition 2021
The XIX BDMC Pan India Inter School Competition 2021 was organized in August 2021. Over 60 Schools from all over India participated in the competition.
The Event Gizmo Prodigy was part of the bouquet of Events. The event was conducted on Virtual Live Session in which the participating Schools presented Model and Prototypes on theme of Reducing the Carbon Footprint.
The GIZMO PRODIGY Prize Winners
Cambridge Foundation School
(Represented by Chelsea Kumari (XA) and Paarth Sehgal (XA))
Passed on to
The Mother’s International School, Aurobindo Marg
The Manthan School, Greater Noida
Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun
St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. School, Janakpuri
Unnat 2021 – Inter School Competition
Shlok Pandey (IXE) represented the School in an Inter School Competition – Unnat, organized by the Indraprastha World School, Paschim Vihar and was awarded the 1st Prize for the Event – Flick -A – Shoot – Silhouette Images.
Synergia 2021 – Inter School Competition
Kamakshi Sharma (XIIE), Reet Sharma (XIIE), Saatvik Jain (XID), Samarth Kher (XID) and Sherwyn J. Santosh (XIE) represented the School in the Event “Talking Titans”, in an Inter School Competition organized by Vandana international School, Dwarka, in August 2021 and won the 1st Prize. The students made a video depicting a Webinar on the Environment in 2050.