|Early Times Report|
Kathua, Sept 9: For serving the state with quality education since 1991 and for its exemplary contribution in the field of education, Spring Dales English School Kathua was awarded the title of No.-1 State Board School for Co-Curricular Education by a survey conducted by Education Today magazine - leading educational magazine of India. The Director, Prof. R.K. Gupta was conferred with the award at the 'North School Merit Awards- 2018' ceremony held at Taj Citi Center, Gurgaon on September 8. Out of 835 Survey forms only a few handpicked Schools and Preschools were nominated for the awards. 200 schools and 50 preschools were shortlisted in various categories. The survey included schools in the state of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Uttarakhand. The North School Merit Award is based on jury ranking, parents vote and survey analysis done by Education Today team. Expressing satisfaction and happiness on the occasion, School Director, Prof. R.K. Gupta stated "The awards are the fruit of sheer effort and dedication that we have sowed all these years along with our excellent staff, students and parents who have worked together as a family to make Spring Dales what it is today".