City Pride School being a Konkani Linguistic School, Konkani Linguistic students will be given direct admission for LKG Class::City Pride School, Nigdi received " Maharashtra's Top Dynamic School 2023 " award from Education Today News Network::City Pride School has won the prize of Rs.50,000 as second runner up in the prestigious Seed The Future Entrepreneur Challenge at national level::Once again City Pride Group of Schools finds itself on the pedestal of the prestigious Times School Survey of best school in two categories, "Highest parent satisfaction" and gets the title as " Next Generation school "::City Pride School team of students won "Seed the future entrepreneurs" competition and bagged a prize money of Rs.75000 ::City Pride School, Nigdi has won Sustainability Award of US$ 2500 ( approx. ₹190000) in an International Competition addressing Sustainable development goals. Our school project, named YUGMA is one among 17 International winners

A Symphony of Innovation: Triumph at the Bhalba Kelkar Trophy 2024

In a spectacular display of creativity and ingenuity, our esteemed school clinched the prestigious Nanasaheb Shirgopikar Trophy at the Bhalba Kelkar Trophy 2024 for its groundbreaking and innovative presentation. The captivating performance unfolded on the stage of Bharat Natya Mandir in Pune, with the presentation and award ceremony taking place on the evening of January 18 at 5 pm.
The brilliance of our students illuminated the stage, as the following shining stars took canter stage in the awe-inspiring play:
Sanvi Patki
Manasvi Deshpande
Abhigya Gawde
Vihaan Pradhan
Abhang Karmarkar
Aaradhya Devle
Advik Kulkarni
Ovi Badve
Kavya Mehta
Spruha Bhosale
Advita Raut
Avdhoot Toke
Ariyah Pawar
Shriya Joshi
Arna Jain
Shriya Tambe
In a moment of pride and celebration, Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni, Dr. Deepali Sawai, Principal Maya Sawant, and Vice Principal Netre Kulkarni extended their heartfelt congratulations and appreciation to the outstanding students.
This remarkable production was brought to life under the creative vision of Santosh Makude, who not only wrote but also directed the play. The invaluable support of Reshma Chavan added another layer of brilliance to the performance. Behind the scenes, our dedicated art department and fashion design team worked tirelessly to infuse the play with innovation.
Special gratitude goes to Jagriti Miss, Ambekar Miss, Riya Miss, and Trupti Miss, whose unwavering support and guidance contributed significantly to the success of this extraordinary production.
"A Symphony of Innovation" stands as a testament to the collaborative efforts, talent, and dedication that define our school's commitment to excellence in the realm of creative expression.

Inter School Achievements

Success at Innoventure 2023-2024 National Finale

City Pride School always takes an initiative to participate in exploring different innovative concepts and ideas. Intelligenceplus hosts the Innoventure National Excellence Competition and organizes various trainings for the children. It enhances the Creativity, Innovation, Thinking Skills, Problem Solving, Communication Skills, Social and Emotional Learning Skills of the students.

In the year 2023-24, there were 50,000 participating students, from 187 schools throughout 30 states who had participated in this competition. From City Pride School, 23 students participated in this competition amongst them 7 students got selected for the National Finale.

City Pride School feels proud to share that one of our student Mast. Satyaj Hedaoo from Grade 7 was invited as a ‘Panelist’ to talk about his pioneering project Plastobrick Maker which would turn the plastic bags into a small, compact brick before giving them to your Garbage Collector Van. It was truly an innovate idea. Satyaj was the winner of Innoventure for last three consecutive years. He has received the scholarship and certificate of excellence from trailblazer in association with Weikfield to take his marketing research project ahead and put forth his idea into reality.

In this academic year, Ms. Krishna Ladekar from Grade 9 was the winner for Innoventure National Finale. Krishna had come up with an idea named as ‘Dosy mate - a simple web-app for the special friends with Down Syndrome.’ It is a training assistive app for the Down syndrome children and their parents. She has received trophy, medal and certificate for her Excellence, scholarship of worth Rs. 62,000 which consist of Trailblazer fellowship of Rs. 25,000/- Xceedibles and Livinnovates training vouchers to enhance the leadership skills of Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 22,000 respectively.


The SVAMS project (Smart Vehicle Access and Monitoring System) showcased its brilliance at the CBSE Regional Level Science Exhibition under Category-II. Presented by the talented students Aditya Singh and Amogh Hirve from City Pride School, Nigdi, and ably mentored by Ms. Kamiya Sharma. By virtue of its merit and cutting-edge solution it has qualified for the prestigious National Level Exhibition scheduled for January.​
Heartiest congratulations to the entire team for their outstanding achievement! This recognition at the regional level is a testament to the hard work, innovation, and dedication exhibited by Aditya Singh, Amogh Hirve, and their mentor Ms. Kamiya Sharma. City Pride School applauds the team for its remarkable performance and wishes them for forthcoming journey to showcase their project at the National Level Exhibition in January!​

Success at PCMC Science Fair ​​

Ms. Kimaya From std VIII, City Pride School, Nigdi, bagged third prize in the essay writing competition held at PCMC science fair.

Master Divit Sancheti, Std 6 of City Pride School, presented the project named- Emergency roads at PCMC district level Science Exhibition and qualified for the state level round.

Success at Young Explorer Project Competition – Muktangan Exploratory , Pune​

Master Arnav Nemade , Std 6 from City Pride School, cleared the preliminary round of the young explorer project competition and presented his project named – Alkaline water in the final round of the competition at Muktangan Exploratory Pune. ​

Success at Cyber Genius 2024

Cyber Genius Inter-school computer competition organised by Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao High School, Pune.​ Following are the achievers from City Pride School, Nigdi​ ​
Secondary Section​
Robomission -2nd prize- Hardik Sonawane and Jivraj Patil​
Scratch - 3rd prize- Satyaj Hedaoo and Sarthak Gaikwad ​
ICT innovation - 2nd prize - Bargabh Mishra and Amey Rank​a
Primary section ​
Logo- 3rd prize- Anveet Pate.​

Students of the Year 2023

City Pride School, Nigdi and City Pride School Chikhli, Moshi, hosted an Interschool event Student of the Year 2023-24 for the 10th year on 16th December 2023, for the students of std 6th -9th. Students from 8 different schools participated in the competition. The event focused and observed the Soft Skills acquired by the students through their subject Soft Skills taught in their respective schools. It was an event full of enthusiasm, creativity, communication skills, decision making, problem solving, interpersonal skills and teamwork.
Various rounds were witnessed Group wise-
Group A(Std 6th and 7th):- Individual rounds and Group rounds- Case study[Evaluated by Dr.Rohit Surawase and Ms.Smita Gosavi], Group discussion[Evaluated by Dr.Renu Vatkar, Ms, Gayatri Afre], Expressive image[Evaluted by Ms. Renu Inamdar, Ms. Dipti Sohoni]; Various rounds were witnessed Group wise
Group B(Std 8th and 9th):- Debate[Evaluated by Mr.Ramdas Salunkhe,Ms. Swathi S], Express to impress. [Evaluated by Mr.Hrishikesh Khandekar, Dr.Namrata Kulkarni], Case Study[Evaluated by Ms. Neha Mahashabde, Ms. Sheetal Sawant]
Students really came up wonderfully exploring their talents and skills. Students were given the topics on the spot with some preparation time where they could introspect, browse, jot down and organize the content to present it in the best possible way. They thoroughly enjoyed every round and contributed in the best possible ways. It was indeed a treat to watch every student speak so confidently which in turn made the shortlisting even more challenging for the judges. The shortlisted students from both the groups attempted the Judges round which was evlauted by Dr. Deepali Patrikar[ Career Counselor], Ms. Manisha[Honoured position connected to Volkswagon].
As it is said, ‘Alls well that ends Well’, here are the proud winners of the event: Student of the Year from every group was awarded.
Group A[Std6th and 7th] Winner: Khushi Siddiqui[Podar International School],Ruuner-Up: Hardik Pandita[City International School] ;
Group B[Std 8th and 9th ] Winner: Cherysha Chudiwal [City Pride School,Nigdi] Runner Up: Avani Bhattad[Jnana Prabodhini School, Pune].
Students had a positive take away from this event in the form of medals awarded for various individual and group rounds, participation certificate to every student alongwith a participation certificate to every participant school.
All in all it was a wonderful and innovative platform for students to explore!!!!!


Another feather in the cap of City Pride School​. In the Zonal Level "Spelling Bee competition" organised by Education Concepts India, which was held at Podar International School – Wakad , on 9th and 10th of December, the following students bagged prizes under different levels.​
Ira Joshi - 1st prize- std.1​
Aditi Gaikwad- 3rd prize - std. 2​
Mihika Birajdar- 2nd prize - std 4​
Devesh Rathi- 1st prize - std 8​
Nikhar Mehta- 2nd prize - std.9​
Ameya Jadav - 6th courage won Championship trophy .​

Success at Compuskills 21023

Compuskills 2023, organized by Acharya Shree Vijay Vallabh School, showcased remarkable talent and innovation.​ Out of 900 projects, only four were shortlisted, with two outstanding projects earning a spot from City Pride School for the viva round. Following rigorous evaluations, one project emerged victorious and made it to the grand finale.​
In an impressive display of skill and ingenuity, Satyaj Hedaoo and Anshul Kulkarni from 7 Courage at City Pride School secured the 2nd prize trophy, along with certificates and a cash prize. The grand finale took place at Tilak Smarak Mandir on December 16, 2023.​
Congratulations to Satyaj Hedaoo, Anshul Kulkarni, and the entire team for their exceptional achievement in Compuskills 2023!​

Success at National Child Science Congress

The 31st National Child Science Congress State-level competition unfolded today in Nashik. Amongst the 379 projects submitted from all districts of Maharashtra, a commendable 79 were shortlisted. It brings immense pride and joy to announce that, out of these 79, only 30 projects have been selected to advance to the Nationals.​
In a noteworthy achievement, our project "Sudhakhand," presented by Jiya Mittal of grade 6 and skillfully mentored by Ms. Vaishali Harugade, has successfully secured its place among the projects heading to the Nationals.​
Congratulations to Jiya Mittal, Ms. Vaishali Harugade, and the entire team involved in this remarkable journey. Wishing them continued success as they represent our state at the National Child Science Congress!​

Success in Ticklinks Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest- 5

Std 1st to Std 8th - Scholarship Awards Students list -5​
Sr. No Name of the Student Group School_Branch Subject Mentor Teacher​
1 Sia Rapelli 1-3 City Pride School, Nigdi Language Ms Christina​
2 Shresha Shirish Vispute 1-3 City Pride School, Nigdi Maths Ms Philicina Thakur​
3 Anulekha Nambiar 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi English Ms Yogita Vishwakarma​
4 Radhika Vakil 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi Maths Ms Lubna Shaikh​
5 Radhika Vakil 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi Science Ms Trishala Rupwate​

CisRock Sets the Stage Ablaze, Winning Torrins Battle of Bands in a Historic Triumph!

In a resounding victory, City Pride School's #CisRock band has emerged triumphant at the prestigious Torrins Battle of Bands, leaving behind a staggering 180 bands from across 19 states and 1200 talented musicians. This remarkable win marks a historic moment for our school, solidifying our place among the nation's top musical talents.
Individual Brilliance:
Special recognition goes to Neil D, whose exceptional bass guitar skills not only contributed to the band's success but also earned him the coveted title of "Best Bass Guitarist", further adding to our school's accolades.
Orchestrated Triumph:
Our heartfelt congratulations extend to the entire #CisRock team, with immense gratitude to their dedicated mentors, Simon and Sayali. Their tireless efforts and expert guidance sculpted a performance that captivated the audience and cemented the band's place as national champions.
Surpassing Expectations:
Our young stars exceeded all expectations, leaving even the most seasoned bands in their wake and sending delighted shivers down our spines. Their performance was a true testament to their unwavering dedication, passion, and exceptional musical talent.

Meet the Champions:
Neel Doshi: Bass Guitarist (Best Bass Guitarist)
Pranita Waichal: Lead Guitarist
Pranav Menon: Drummer
Sanika Sohoni: Keyboardist
Radhika Gorane: Flute
Purvaja Choukekar: Vocalist
A Shower of Prizes:
Yamaha P-255 Portable Digital Piano (Weighted keys) with LP1 Pedal Unit (A digitalmasterpiece replicating the actual grand piano)
Yamaha DTX 452 - Electronic Drum Kit
Yamaha FSX80C Semi-Acoustic Guitar
A stunning prize package valued at 1.6 lac
A generous cash prize of 25k for the students and an additional 25k for their instructors

A Legacy of Excellence:
This victory is a powerful symbol of our students' dedication and talent. We are immensely proud of their achievements and look forward to witnessing their musical journey unfold. Congratulations once again, team #CisRock! May your music continue to inspire and resonate for years to come!


City Pride School Prodigy, Satyaj Hedoo, Clinches Top Honors in National Skill Championship
City Pride School is thrilled to announce the exceptional achievement of seventh-grader Satyaj Hedoo in the prestigious National level Skilltitans championship. Satyaj's innovative project, "Plastobrickmaker," has earned him well-deserved recognition and accolades.
Organized by OLL in collaboration with CNBC TV-18, the Skilltitans championship witnessed participation from 1.5 lac students nationwide, showcasing their creative business ideas. The rigorous competition comprised three rounds, each evaluated by esteemed jury members.
Satyaj emerged as a standout contender, securing the title of National finalist from the West Zone and claiming an impressive position in the Top 8 nationally. Notably, he was crowned the 1st winner of the West Zone, a testament to his ingenuity and commitment to excellence.
The culmination of Satyaj's success was broadcast on CNBC TV-18 on November 25, 2023, allowing viewers to witness the brilliance and innovation behind the "Plastobrickmaker" project.
City Pride School takes immense pride in Satyaj's achievements, recognizing the dedication and hard work he invested in his project. His success not only highlights his individual prowess but also brings honour to the school on a national platform.
Satyaj's journey in the Skilltitans championship serves as an inspiration to his peers and educators, emphasizing the importance of creativity, innovation, and perseverance. City Pride School looks forward to witnessing Satyaj's continued success and future accomplishments.

MindSpark 2023 - Game of Innovations​

Government College of Engineering (COEP) hosted Mindspark, a prestigious national-level TECH FEST from October 27th to 29th. One of the highlights was the "Game of Innovations" in which City Pride School, Nigdi, enthusiastically participated.​
In the Game of Innovations, a team named "Team Indr" comprising exceptional students from Grade 9 and 10, including Soham Kulkarni, Shaurya Deshmukh, Pushkar Kolhe, Vanshika Kumar, Anshita Mathapati, and Bhargab Mishra, showcased their innovative product called "Madhumitra" over three days. Their exceptional presentation and product wowed the audience. As a result, they clinched the first prize by securing the highest number of votes from the visitors who viewed the five projects displayed by various schools and colleges during the event​

Goethe Institute Scholarships

Deetya Shetty and Drushti Shah received Goethe Institute scholarships to attend the JuniorUni Regional Youth Camp in Sri Lanka from September 27 to October 2, 2023. The camp emphasized different cultures, interactive presentations, creativity, and featured a science slam and science show. Alongside enhancing their scientific and language skills, the participants enjoyed sightseeing in Sri Lanka.​

SciVerse 2023​

SciVerse 2023” was hosted by Indira College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Wakad ,Pune on 5th October’23 for 11th and 12th Grade Students.​
3 teams participated from City Pride Junior College. ​
Team 1 - MISTI ​
Team 2 - Vertical Cycle Parking​
Team 3 - Innovative Solution for Upper Dipper problem while Night driving ​
Team 3 (Manasvi Kshirsagar & Pratyush Patil,Grade 11 )bagged Second Prize – ​ Cash Prize Rs 7000 , Trophy and Certificates. ​

ATL Marathon 2022-23

ATL Marathon is AIM’s national-level flagship innovation challenge, where schools identify community problems of their choice and develop innovative solutions in the form of working prototypes. ​
•Atal Tinkering Labs of our school registered 8 projects in ATL Marathon 2022-23 in April’23. ​
•After many rounds of evaluation by the industry partners of ATL , our 3 projects got selected in the Top 400 teams who will now become a part of the Student Innovator Program (SIP) ​
Project 1- Grain Dryer -Ved Thite ,Vasundhara Mahadik and Gargee Desai​
Project 2- Clever Carry –Bag weight Mnagement -Arnav Kothawade and Meet Mutha ​
Project 3- PARCA-Smart Parking Solution - Bhargab Mishra ,Amey Ranka and Nikhaar Mehta​

Success in Natyachhata Spardha

It's wonderful to hear about the achievements of the participants at the Natya Sanskar Kala Academy's event organized by Kai. Divarkar Smruti Natyachhata Spardha in Pune. Congratulations to all the winners for their outstanding performances!​
Following are the winners:
From group LKG and UKG ​
​ 1.Ayush Aphale - 1st prize​
2.Yuvan Shinde - 2nd prize​

​ Group Std -1st and 2nd ​
1.Manasvi Atre - 1st prize​
2.Yadnya Patil - Consolation ​

​ Group - Std 3rd and 4th​
1.Manasvi Deshpande - 1st prize​

​ Group -Std 5th to 7th ​
1.Aatmaj Sakunde - 2 Prize​

​ Group Std 8 ,9th
​ Sanvi Bhake - 1st prize​

Krida Bharati Pimpri -Chinchwad and Lions Club Pune, Nigdi.​

Sanvi Bhake of 9 Hope from City Pride School bagged a Consolation prize in the elocution competition organized collaboratively by Krida Bharati Pimpri Chinchwad and Lions Club Pune, Nigdi. Various schools had participated in this competition.​

Success in Inter-school competitions

Inter school competitions organised by City Pride School, Moshi, following Students from Nigdi branch won 3 gold medals.
1. Poetry Recitation - Rahini Barolia- 6 V ​
2. Rajvi Shinde - Storytelling - 7 C ​
3. Krisha Bafna - Speech - 8 V

Success in Speech Competition

A speech competition was organized by Hindustan Institute on 10 July 2023. The theme of which was 'Cleanliness and Environment. Many schools participated in it.​ Following students from City Pride School participated and won the consolation prize.
1. Dransh Patil-5 Love
2 Dia Bansal – 6 Courage
3 Akhilesh Bhosale-7 Faith

DACC Inter-school German Competitions

Deutsch Aktiv German Training Institute conducted inter-school German competitions named chart making competition, Elocution Competition and Essay Writing Competition. 9 students of City pride school bagged various prizes in those competitions as follow: ​
Chart making Competition :- ​
Group 3 (1st prize)​

i) Nidhi Bhandari, ii). Swara Shiraskar, iii)Adwaita Salunke, iv)Kanak Sardeshmukh - Std 10th​ Group 2 (3rd prize)​
i) Arnav Deshmukh ii) Anurag Mutha - Std 8th​
Elocution Competition:-​
Group 3 (2nd prize)​

i) Siya Kankariya- Std 10th​
Group 1 (2nd prize)​
i) Rahini Badolia - Std 6th​
Essay writing Competition:-
Group 2 (1st prize)​

Siddhant Agarwal - Std 9th​

Group Singing and Dance Competition

CPS students participated in a State Level Group Singing and Dance Competition organized by Jal Dindi Pratishthan. Singing competition students awarded a Consolation Prize and Dance Competition students bagged 1st Consolation Prize.​

Rocking performance by City Pride Students

Our students showcased their talents at Orchid School, Baner, and received a special encore performance. The performers were:​
Drummer: Anish Kulkarni, 9th grade​
Keyboard: Chaitanya Deshpande, 8th grade​
Vyom Harode, 8th grade​
Soham Yelwande, 8th grade​
Guitarists: Sohan Ahire, 10th grade and Sparsh Shah, 10th grade​
Harmonium: Anurag Mutha​
Vocalist: Manjiri Kulkarni, 9th grade​

Success in Online Group Singing Competition

Students of City Pride School, Nigdi branch had participated in the Online Group Singing Competition 'चला गाऊया' [Videos], organized by PCMC. All three groups took part in the competition. Group 1 (Std. I to IV) secured the first prize among 57 schools in PCMC

Solo Dance Competition

Shalmali Yelkar from 9 Vigour bagged 2nd Prize in solo dance competition Organized by PCMC Swarsagar Mahotsav ​held on 12th August 2023​ at Science Park Auditorium.​
Shalmali also won consolation Prize in National level classical dance competition organized by Kalanjali Institute on 15th August 2023​. This event was held at Kalanand Nrutyalay, Thane, Mumbai. ​

स्वच्छता है महा अभियान,स्वच्छता में दीजिए अपना योगदान! ​
जन-जन तक यह संदेश पहुँचाना है,हमें स्वच्छता को अपनाना है!​

हिंदुस्तान पेट्रोलियम मैनेजमेंट इंस्टीट्यूट की तरफ से 10 जुलाई 2023 को भाषण प्रतियोगिता आयोजित की गई। जिसका विषय था ‘स्वच्छता और पर्यावरण । ‘इसमें कई विद्यालयों के विद्यार्थियों ने भाग लिया । ​ दिनांक – 10/07/2023 ​ स्थान :- हिंदुस्तान पेट्रोलियम मैनेजमेंट इंस्टीट्यूट,निगडी ​ समय :- 11:00 AM ​ सहभागी छात्र – ​ 1 रुद्रांश पाटील -5 लव ​ 2 दीया बंसल – 6 करेज ​ 3 अखिलेख भोसले -7 फेथ ​ पुरस्कार - सांत्वना पुरस्कार ​ विषय – स्वछता और जनसंचार / स्वछता और पर्यावरण

Regional Youth Camp in Kochi​

In another notable achievement, Mangirish Madyar, along with Vanshika Kumar, was honored with a scholarship from Max Mueller Bhavan, Pune. This scholarship enabled them to participate in the Regional Youth Camp held in Kochi from May 22nd to May 24th, 2023. The camp offered a diverse range of activities, including interactions with different German colleges, cultural immersion experiences, and even a T-shirt painting workshop. This opportunity provided them with a deeper understanding of Germany's academic landscape and culture, enhancing their overall perspectives.​

Pasch Mint Camp in Panchgani​

"Tanmayee Athavale, a student of 9 Vigour, participated in the Pasch Mint Camp organized by Max Mueller Bhavan, Pune, held in the picturesque town of Panchgani from August 19th, 2023, to August 21st, 2023. This camp was a captivating immersion into the world of the German language, featuring a series of engaging activities, workshops, and experiments meticulously designed to enhance the students' comprehension of key concepts.​ The camp proved to be a remarkable experience, offering a wealth of opportunities for young learners to deepen their understanding of German. The diverse range of activities provided an excellent platform for teenagers at the early stages of their German language journey to explore, learn, and grow."​

The camp proved to be a remarkable experience, offering a wealth of opportunities for young learners to deepen their understanding of German. The diverse range of activities provided an excellent platform for teenagers at the early stages of their German language journey to explore, learn, and grow."​

Success in Mathsmania

City Pride School participated in Mathemania Quiz Competition organised by Dr. Kalmadi Shamarao High School, Baner on 29th July 2023. CPS team bagged first prize among 19 schools and 36 teams. School received a rolling trophy and a gift voucher of Rs 4000 for the winning team.
Participants are:
1) Aarna Malegaonkar
2) Kshitij Randive
3) Preksha Jain
4) Roushil Rout

Success in Seed The Future Entrepreneur Challenge

City Pride School has won the prize of Rs.50,000 as second runner up in the prestigious Seed. The Future Entrepreneur Challenge at national level. Total 100 selected schools in the country participated in this challenge. Our students have been invited to attend start up meet in Delhi in the month of July organised by NITI Aayog Government of India. Hearty Congratulations to all the participant students and their Atal mentors.

Ticklinks Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest - 5 Results

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Ticklinks Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest - 5 Results

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Pune Climate Warriors

City Pride School Nigdi and Moshi has bagged awards in the Pune Climate Warriors Program for the year 2022-23 Following students from CPS Nigdi and Moshi bagged the prizes-
1) Aarna Malegaonkar - 1st Prize in Drawing Competition
2) Satyej Hedaoo- 3rd Prize in Drawing competition
3) Special Mention award - Group Song Competition
4) Outstanding Performance- Ek Kadam Aage initiatives
5) Outstanding Performance - Best Reporting of initiatives
6) Netre Kulkarni - Outstanding Performance as a Lead Teacher

City Pride School, Moshi
1) Outstanding Performance - maximum activities

Success in Science Competition - Avishkar

SB Patil School,Ravet had organized a Science competition - ‘Avishkar’ on the occasion of National Sci ence Day on 28/02/2023. The theme of the competition was Sustainable Development Goals.
Following are the achievers
Group-I (Grade3-5)
. On The Spot Drawing And Painting-
Grade3 Hesha Chaudhari won the second prize
Grade4 Sanhita Ekbote won the first prize
Group-II (Grade 6-8)
Model making competition
Amey Jambavalikar and Amey Ranka of Grade 8 won the third prize for the model ‘Automatic Gate’ mentor teachers- Laxmi miss and Prasad sir
Our school bagged maximum number of prizes so we were awarded the Best School award winner.

Success in Cyber Genius 2022-2022

Cyber Genius 2023 inter school computer competition organised by Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao High school Pune.
Satyaj Hedoo from Std 6 won 1st prize in scratch programming competition
Borkar Kshtakshi from std 3 won 2nd Prize in Ms Paint Competition.

Regional Sahodaya Conference, Pune

Akansha Kulkarni 11th Science CBSE received memento from Mr Gaurav Kumar Yadav , member, Centre For Creative Learning IIT Gandhinagar- for presenting her paper on Journey of Happiness or Journey to happiness- at the First Regional Conference of Sahodaya School Complex, Pune 2022- 23

Mrs Leena Jadhav (English teacher, CPS Nigdi) also presented her ideas on the topic " Development of cognitive abilities by play way method ". It was presented in the Regional Sahodaya Conference in Pune. She received the memento from RO Pune ( CBSE) Mr. Ram Veer.

KALAKAR Online Poetry Writing Competition

We are very proud of Tanishq Bhand from std 12 CBSE Science who participated in Hashtag Kalakar, an online platform, where she uploaded her poems. She was selected in the 100 best writers from 11,829 who had registered. She stands 9th among the top winners after garnering votes from people.

Success in Art competition

Novel International School conducted an Art competition under Exam Warriors on, Saturday, 21st of January.
Siddhant Agarwal std 8th bagged 2nd prize with a Memento, Rs. 2000 cash prize, and certificate.
Neha Nadar from std 8th bagged 1st consolation prize with Certificate and 500 Rs cash prize.

Success in Cyber Champ 2023

Cyber Champ 2023 Inter School Competition organised by City Pride School, Nigdi and Persistent Foundation. Following students bagged the prizes-
*Soumya Mangire -3rd Prize in MS Paint
*Palak Doshi - 3rd Prize in MSW Logo
*Satyaj Hedaoo and Saarthak Gaikwad - 1st prize in MS PowerPoint
*Akshara Reddy and Sejal Sonawane-3rd Prize PowerPoint competition
*Mehta Nikhar and Siddhant Agarwal- 3rd prize in webpage designing
*Anvesha Wani, Rugved Rout, Dhruv Borkar, and Mahant Saraf- 1st prize in the Robotics competition
*Bargabh Mishra and Amay Ranka - 1st prize in Ideas and innovation
*Ojas Jain and Aditya Singh - 1st Prize in IT Quiz
*Anay Gawande and Priyal Khandekar - 1st prize in Software Project

Success in Indian RoboCup Junior competition

City Pride School Nigdi, Teams of Robotics Won second and third prizes in the Robocup Junior competition in Robo line organized by SBPatil School.
Our teams received Best model as well as Best performance awards.
Our both teams are qualified for Nationals which is on the 4th and 5th of February.
Team TechTonics :
1. Kaustubh Uthale
2. Arnav Karke
3. Atiksh K.
won third prize and the best performance award.

Team TinkerLads :
1. Ojas Jain
2. Geetesh Patil
3. Shuban Mane
Won second prize and Best robot model award.

Success in KalaSourabha 2K22

City Pride School, Nigdi student Manava Despande stood second in Two categories, Hindustani and Devotional Singing competition organized by Veenadhari Institute of Music and Fine arts, Banglore.

Success in Interschool Singing and Dance competition

City Pride School students have participated in Inter-school singing and dance competition organised by Sanskar Pratishthan. Prizes won by City Pride School, Nigdi are -
Singing Competition: 3rd Prize in Group 3rd to 4 std, 1st prize in Group 5 to 7 and Group 8 to 10.
Dance Competition: In the group of std 5 to 7, we won 3rd prize.

Success in ROBOCOM 2022

City Pride School, Nigdi won the Winners trophy in ROBOCOM competition organised by G.K.Gurukul School, conducted in October 2022 and Computer Teacher - Ms Sonal Gore got best SPOC award.
Following students bagged prizes in different categories:
Upen Butala - Winner (Fun with Photoshop )
Vanshika Kumar - 2nd Runner Up (Web Page Senior)
Shravani Joshi - Winner (Web Page Senior Secondary)
Nilay Surana - 1st Runner Up (Web Page Senior Secondary)
Gunjan Jain - 2nd Runner Up (Web Page Senior Secondary)
Akshat Kakade- 1st Runner Up (Video Editing)

Group Singing Competition

City Pride School, Nigdi has won consolation prize in group singing competition organized by bharat Vikas parishad. The requirement was to compile 2 songs from the book given by them , one Sanskrit & one hindi song .

Story Telling Competition

Anvi Suyog Belsare from 7th has bagged Third prize in पु. ल कथाकथन स्पर्धा (Marathi story telling competition) organised by Tree Theatre Academy.

Just a minute-National Contest

City Pride School, Nigdi branch student Spandan Bhosale of std. 6 stood 2nd in national contest organised by PETA and GoSharpner.

Marathi NatyaChata Competition

City Pride School, Nigdi Champs have rocked Marathi NatyaChata Competition. Natya Sanskar Kala Academy had organised " Diwakar Smruti NatyaChata Competition". Our children cleared two rounds and bagged the prizes.
In group of LKG and UKG
Yadnya Patil - First Prize, UKG Spiderman
Soha Saindane- Second prize UKG Spiderman
Swanand Gurjar - Consolation Prize* UKG Spiderman
In group of std. 3rd and 4th
Parnavi Gade - Consolation
Riya Khairnar - 2nd
Atmaj Sakunde - 1st
In the group of std 6 and 7
Kshitij Randive

City Pride School, Nigdi Branch-Mathemania Quiz Competition

Mathemania Quiz Competition organised by Dr. Kalmadi Shamarao High School , Baner on 24th Aug 2022.
8 students from City Pride School, Nigdi participated in Mathemania Quiz Competition and bagged 2nd prize.
Participants were:
1. Advait Kulkarni-VII Faith Second
2. Devesh Rathi -VII Hope Second
3. Atharva Mahajan -VIII Faith Second
4. Pushkar Deshpande- VIII Courage Second
Atharva Mahajan received a special memento for giving quick and correct answers.

City Pride School, Nigdi Branch- Success in Smart India Hackathon 2022

Three teams of Grade 10 students are the winners of Smart India Hackathon 2022 organised by Ministry of Education's Innovation cell in association with AICTE . Teams Aqua buzzer, Innovative Saviours and Cyclomaniacs presented their projects online on 12th August to different nodal centres under respective themes.
The details of students are as follows:
1. Team Aqua Buzzer- Yash Bhavale, Atharva Mohite, Swanandi Sawant
2. Team Cyclomaniacs- Anay Gawande , Rakshita Itagi and Gayatri Bhosale
3. Team Innovative Saviours - Manasvi Kshirsagar, Pratyush Patil and Priyal Khandekar Heartiets Congratulations dear students and the mentors Arati Ramkumar, Khairkar sir , Sachin Kute and Bhavesh Ahire

City Pride School, Nigdi Branch- Success at Powada competition

City Pride School, Nigdi branch students from Std 6th and 7th , bagged 2nd prize in Powada competition at Raman Baugh New English School.
The prize is in the form of trophy, certificate and cash prize of Rs. 2000. The powada was self composed for the tune and it was on महाराष्ट्राची परंपरा written by Annabhau Sathe.
The efforts taken by students were commendable . The preparation was done only in 4 days .Shaahir Pranav Bankar was the lead from std 7th .

City Pride School Ravet - HERITAGE ART AND CULTURAL FEST 2022-23

Saanavi Namjoshi has been awarded 3rd Rank Tthasya Mohanty has been awarded 4th Rank and Manaswi Chavan has been awarded 17th rank in " Heritage Art and Cultural Fest," National Level Classical Singing Competition held under Sub-Junior category

City Pride School Nigdi-Success at SeedTheFuture Entrepreneurs by Dassault

CPS Students of Grade 9 and 10 are the winners of one of the most prestigious National level program “Seed-The Future Entrepreneurs” organized by La Fondation Dassaults Systemes in association with Atal Innovation Mission NITI Aayog , Govt of India . As part of this program a team comprising of a passionate teacher and 5-6 bright students is formed to make an imaginary start-up company. Students from 29 states in the country participated in the entrepreneurship challenge.
City Pride School team ITACS won this competition and bagged prize money of Rs.75000.
They created an innovative product "MISTI " for catching insects effectively after working on the product design for past 9 months . The product was very well appreciated by the judges, Company heads and entrepreneurs present during presentation of our team.
The students – Aafrah Chopdar , Chinmayee Vibhute , Gargee Patade , Yash Bhavale Sampann Sanghai ,and Varada Nair really worked hard with mentors Mrs. Aarti Ram Kumar ,Mr Sachin Kute and Mr. Bharat Khairkar. Unlike other competitions, their journey hasn’t ended by winning the competition but has just started as the school is planning to file a patent for this innovative product MISTI – Modern Indoor System for Trapping Insects .

City Pride school Nigdi-International Olympiad of STEM and Astronomy

Spruha Bidkar ( 11th AIR) and Anay Kulkarni of std. 3 had participated in IOSA International Olympiad of STEM and Astronomy and have won bronze medal and All India Rank certificate

Success in Computer Intelligence Exam 2022

Computer Intelligence Exam (CIE) conducted by Jnana Prabodhini School, Nigdi. Following students bagged the prizes-
1. Rahini Badolia - 1st Rank in MS Paint Competition
2. Anay Shah - 2nd Rank in MS Paint (Junior Group)
3. Anulekha Nambiar - 3rd Rank in MS Paint (Senior Group)
4. Satyaj Hedaoo - 3rd Rank in MS PowerPoint

Sanvi Bhake of City Pride School,Nigdi, Pune makes Maharashtra proud at national level

CBSE, New Delhi , Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India and National skill development corporation conducted Junior Skill Championship at national level all over India to recognise 21st century skills in students. Over 300,000 students from all school in the country participated in various categories which included Digital Photography.
Saanvi Bhake from City Pride School won Gold medal at National level with cash prize of Rs 50,000/- . The felicitation ceremony was held in The Indian Habitat centre, New Delhi on 2nd April 2022. Saanvi will get a chance to observe/ witness world skill competition in China. She received the prize by the hands of Dr Atul Kumar Tiwari, additional secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Govt.of India, in presence of Dr. Biswajit Saha, Director ( Training and skill education, CBSE)

Success of City Pride Schools in Ticklinks Contest

Ticklinks Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest - 3
Std 1st to Std 9th - Awards Students list
Scholarship Award Winners-
Out of 9000 students all over India, 34 Scholarship Awards were declared and 7 are from City Pride School
Awarded with a Cash prize for Students (1500/-) and Mentor Teachers (1000/-) each
1. Shraavi Pawar Class Group 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi English (Mentor Teacher -Smitha Rajit)
2. Anvi Vinayak Aher Class Group 1-3 City Pride School, Moshi English (Mentor Teacher-Tanu Saxena)
3. Nischay Patil Class Group 1-3 City Pride School, Ravet English (Mentor Teacher - Shirin Mirajkar)
4. Arohi Gunjkar Class Group 1-3 City Pride School, Nigdi Maths (Mentor Teacher -Pallavi Baliga)
5. Alivia Paul Class Group 1-3 City Pride School, Moshi Maths (Mentor Teacher - Rakhi Chakraborty)
6. Anulekha Nambiar Class Group 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi Science (Mentor Teacher - Pallavi Chaudhari)
7. Jiya Mittal Class Group 4-6 City Pride School, Nigdi Science (Mentor Teacher -Komalarekha Rallapalli)
Overall Results
Nigdi branch
4 Scholarship awards
16 Excellence Awards
29 Appreciation Awards
Moshi branch
2 Scholarship awards
8 Excellence Awards
10 Appreciation Awards
Ravet branch
1 Scholarship award
10 Excellence Awards
27 Appreciation Awards

CPS, Nigdi's success at International level

We will like to share a great news with all of you that truly endorse our vision, 'Reaching new heights.
Our school has won Sustainability Award of US$ 2500 ( approx. 190000 Rs.) in an International Competition addressing Sustainable development goals. Total 200 educators with their teams from 48 countries had participated. Our school's project , named YUGMA is one among 17 winners.
Details of the competition can be found
A team of students viz. Vedika J, Raj T, Anay G, Chimayee P, Chinmayi V, Priyal K, Arti P and Satyaj H and their mentor Ms Poonam G came up with the project named as YUGMA (meaning-unified collaboration). The project deals with 3 prong approaches to bring the children with special needs to the school to identify their talent and hone it, develop a multi-lingual app( App link-; to improve motor skills and learning; create a website to provide necessary information to parents (Website link-
They were supported by Departments of Sports, Computer, Music, Art and soft skill.
This success would provide impetus to our efforts to take more community-based initiatives and sensitize the students towards betterment of mankind. Such projects will teach students empathy and compassion.

Success in Monoact competition

Monoact competition was organised by Sakal NIE in memory of solo veteran actor Madhukar Tillu.
City Pride School, Nigdi following students bagged prizes-
Shourya Mujumdar (Std 6)
Swara Shende (Std 7)
Hansika Gawade (Std 7)
Sanvi Bhake(Std 7)
Anagha Vengade (Std 7)
Shreya Nehete(Std 8)

Monoact Competition

Aarohi Salunkhe from Std 2 bagged second prize and Adya Jamble from Std 5 bagged third prize in Avishkar interschool monoact and declamation competitions organized by S. B. Patil School on the ocassion of National Science Day.

Success in Singing Competition

Shaurya Hiralekar std 10 bagged 2nd prize in swarsagar singing competition.

Cyber Champ 2022

Cyber Champ inter-school computer competition organised by City Pride School, Nigdi in association with Persistent systems and schools across Pune and PCMC participate in it.
The prize distribution ceremony was conducted virtually on saturday 26th feb.
The winners from our school are as follows :
Ms. Paint Junior - Smruti Walke - Second runner up
Ms. Paint Senior - Anulekha Nambiar - First runner up
Ms. Paint Senior - Rahini Badolia - Second runner up
Animation using Powerpoint - Satyaj Hedaoo - Winner
Scratch - Anish Dike - Second Runner up

Robocom Computer Competition 2022

Robocom Inter-school computer competition organised by G.K. Gurukul School.
Shaurya Majumdar bagged 2nd Runner up prize in PowerPoint Presentation Competition (Junior Group)

Success in Cyber Genius 2021-22

In Cyber Genius inter school computer competition organized by Dr. Kalmadi Shyamrao Highschool in the month of Janaury. following students got prizes…
1) Satyaj Hedaoo 1st prize in Scratch Programming in Junior group.
2) Rudra Dumbre and Atharva Khire won 3rd prize Scratch Programming in Junior group.
And City Pride School, Nigdi got Runner up Rolling Trophy in Junior Group.

Bebra's Challange 2021-22 Results

City Pride School, Nigdi has 5 national winners in Bebra's Challange 2021-22–
Adwitya Singh-Std 3
Vihaan Dhulekar-Std 4
Anulekha Nambiar-Std 4
Aarna Malegaonkar-Std 5
Preksha Jain-Std 6
Shaurya Khandelwal of Std 3 has national rank of 20 and is a runner up

Success in 15th National Maths Convention-2022, City Pride School Nigdi

Tanishka Kulkarni of 9th Std. secured 1st position and grabbed Gold Medal in Poetry [Mathematics related] section , at the 15th National Maths Convention-2022, organised by All India Ramanujan Maths Club,Jammu Kashmir chapter.

Innoventure Intelligenceplus National level competition

Every year we participate in Innoventure Intelligenceplus National level competition. This competition is based on building entrepreneurship, creativity, self esteem, confidence, divergent thinking, lateral thinking, idea generation, innovation and social skills among the children.
The first round of this competition started in February 2021. It was paper pencil round where children were given questions on the basis of creativity, divergent thinking and lateral thinking. There were 33 students from City Pride School who particitpated from Grade 4th to Grade 6th.
The second round was held in November 2021. In this round, 22 students were shortlisted and had to answer the questions on the spot and criteria for evaluation was communication skills.
In the Finale, there were 13 students shortlisted. These students were given the problem statement and had to come up with innovative solutions. It was a live event where children had to come up with the solution within one hour.
*We are happy to announce that amongst 14 schools participating across the states and around 850 students participating
Mast. Satyaj Hedao is the National level Winner for Grade 5 and Dr. Amrapali Dumbre received School Mentorship Award.

Ganapati Atharvashirsha Chanting Competition

Sanvi Amol Patki of Std-2 had participated in "Ganapati Atharvashirsha Chanting Competition" organised by Chinmay Mission, Pune under Age group 6 -12 years.
She is one among Top 9 Winners and her video was played on YouTube on 10th September 2021. She Received Prize of Rs 1100.

हिंदी ओलंपियाड

हिंदी ओलंपियाड का परिणाम फल इस प्रकार से है-
1.Parnavi Vaibhav Gade - Gold Medal
2.Vedant Shreyas Thakare- Gold Medal
3.Vedant Darawade- Gold Medal
4.Kshitij Puranik - Silver Medal
5. Jiya Mittal - Silver Medal
6.Sohan Pankaj Ahire - Silver Medal
7.Siddhi Mahesh Desai- Silver Medal
8.Aarti Patel - Silver Medal
9.Vartika Srivastava - Bronze Medal

NCSC 2021-22

We feel very proud to share with you all that the project named PERVIOUS ROADS : CONSERVING WATER – RAIN WATER HARVESTING, is selected for National Children's Science Congress , NCSC 2021-22, which is scheduled in the first week of February 22.
Participants students are Isha Mane, Sumedha Mummigatti and the mentor teacher Swati Swami.

Zenik Talks

Arisha Kumbhar from Std 4 has been selected to become the speaker on #Zenik #Talks. She has shared her thought on the topic "Gratefullness: The tonic to live life happily" and has inspired students across the globe. Her talk will be published on and she will also receive a merit certificate and a memento. The opportunity was completely free. You can watch her on following link.

Compuskills 2021-22

Compuskills competition for the project based on Scratch programming language organised by Acharya shri Vijay Vallabh School The project was based on the topic "My Mom My Superwoman" being very close to her heart.
In her project she depicted Ma Durga with her eight hands which gets replaced my modern age woman with different daily routines of hers.
She has won First Prize as Rs.4000 Cash, Trophy and certificate in finale round. This competation had Project submission followed by Viva in their school and finale round on the stage.
There were 66 schools across multiple cities like pune, mumbai, nashik including entries from brazil with 400+ participants.

Laser run national level competition

Mugdhaa Wavhal of std. 10th secured second position in 6th laser run in National level laser run competition.

Success in Annual Peace Pals International Art Exhibition

In Celebration of World Kindness Day 2021, youth from around the World were invited to submit their artwork for the 24th Annual Peace Pals International Art Exhibition and Awards. The theme and Message was : Kindness (Express Yourself through Acts of Kindness.) Aarna Malengaonkar (Std 5 Peace) is the finalist under 8-10 years age group. Students from more than 59 countries had participated.

Success in Moonshot Junior Hackathon 2021

Hackathon was organized by an MNC, Moonshot Junior in association with i4c. 35 teams were shortlisted out of 250 teams from Pune and Goa for the final round. Our students presented their idea and prototype in the final round and our Team “CPS Techy mates” having students from Grade 8 comprising Vanshika Kumar, Siddhi Desai , Ayush Patil and Harshwardhan Yewale won the first prize under problem statement-Don’t flush out WaterAir. The students worked on a smart device that can reduce the wastage of water. The winning team will receive a Robotic Car kit, Moonpreneur board game, 50%scholarship on Moonshot Jr Innovator program, and Amazon Gift voucher worth Rs 11000.

Sakal Reading Competition

SakaL N.I.E. along with M Tek Engineers, Pune had come up with a Reading competition for students to showcase their reading and speaking skills. It aimed at expressing oneself fluently with appropriate expressions. Students submitted a recorded video of their reading. They were given the liberty to choose any one out of the 3 languages Marathi , Hindi and English. The Citypridian voracious readers participated whole heartedly in this event.

List of winners

English language

Class V Satyej Hedaoo
Class V Adwait Nair
Class VI Poorvaja Chaukar
ClassVI Anvi Belsare
Class VI Manjiri Kulkarni
Class VII Adwita Patil
Class VII Shalmali Yelkar
Class IX Snigha Rajit
Class IX Shruti Thakur
Class IX Vedika Jadhav
Class IX Aarsha Sadan
Class IX Vardha Nair
Class X Mrunyamee Mane
Class X Bhoomi Patil
Class X Mansi Yewale
Ckass X Nidhi Sanghavi
Class X Riddhi Vaidhya
Class X Saundarya Baravkar
Class X Shreya Chaitwar
Class X Afrah Chopdar
Class X Vishwa Jhondhale

Hindi language

Class V Aarna Malegoankar
Class VI Aayris Khurana
Class VI Vivan Rathod
Class VII Kuhu saraf
Class VII Nihar Mehat
Class VIII Arya Sawant
Class VIII Ayush Baviskar
Class VIII Vanshika Kumar
Class IX Aarti Patel
Class IX Krishna Thakar
Class X Vartika Shrivastav

Marathi language

Class V Swara Davare
Class V Satviki Sonawne
Class V Ahilya Kule
Class VI Subhojit Das
Class VIII Dhruv Borkar
Class IX Isha Mane
Class IX Mahi Tendulkar
Class IX Gauri Nandurdikar
Class IX Sawanadi Sawant

Story Telling Competition organised by Shabda

Riya Khairnar of Std.2 bagged 1st Prize in Story Telling Competition organised by Shabda. Click on the link to listen her story:

Ticklinks Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest Season 2

An All india competition with over 10,500 participants from 22 states and 302 schools have participated in this competition, where 42 scholarship awards were declared. Very proud to announce that 4 students of our school have been selected for the National level Competition Scholarship Awards. Scholarship Award Winner students have bagged 4000/- and Mentor teachers 2000/- each. 1. Ahilya Khule, Maths - 4-6 -Mentor teacher - Kiwi Soni
2. Riddhima Katariya, English - 1-3 - Mentor teacher- Ritu Jain
3. Anulekha Nambiar, Science -4-6 - Mentor teacher - Pallavi Chaudhari
4. Angel Patel,Science - 4-6 Mentor teacher - Komala Rekha Rallapalli
Out of 183 Excellence Awards 34 awards are from City Pride School. Out of 34 students.. 21 from Nigdi, 8 from Moshi, 5 from Ravet branch respectively. All these students will have an excellent opportunity to meet with Eminent Scientists of India.

National Astronomy Challenge 2021

STEM Research & Innovation conducted the National Astronomy Challenge in India and across the globe in the academic year 2021. The objective was to provide a unique competitive platform for students and fuel their passion for Astronomy and Space science. Arnav Indurkar from Grade 4 is the school topper.

KIDEX-'National All Rounder Championship' (NARC)

KIDEX conducted 'National All Rounder Championship' (NARC) from 1 May 2021 to 31 July 2021. It is an event in which every child completes 30 age-appropriate activities from their home, across five development themes (cognitive, creative/imagination, socio/emotional, physical & language/communication). The child who gets the maximum score across all 30 activities is announced as the best All Rounder in that age category. (3yrs TO 17 yrs) The *Overall All rounders* at National level are : *Age grp- 4yrs* Aadi Shah (CPS Nigdi )-1st position *Age grp-5yrs* Kartik Bhave (CPS Moshi)-3rd position Apart from these there are many kids who have won top three positions at National, State and City level in 6 individual activities.

Chala Gaauya Deshbhaktipar Geet

City Pride School feel happy and proud to share the success of Shaurya Hirlekar . He bagged 1st prize in the singing competition चला जाऊया देशभक्तीपर गीत conducted by PCMC.

International Innovation Summit -Imagivation

A global platform for the students to explore new skills of the 21st Century. An event organized by Zenik Learning, only for students across the globe of Class III to XII. This opportunity paved paths for the students to learn and get a hands-on experience to innovate and present their ideas and views uniquely while developing their self-confidence, problem-solving skills, and being a competitive and active participant.
At the City Pride School, we always aim to give our students a wide experience of competition and learning. This was actively achieved through this Summit.
25+ students of City Pride School, Nigdi participated in this one-month long Summit, held in May 2021. We had around 20 Ambassadors who participated in the event, representing City Pride School. A great initiative by the Soft Skill Department who selected the Innovation Ambassadors for the event and coordinated till the very end.
Our Global Toppers from the City Pride School, Nigdi of the event are:
• Class V - Satyaj Hedaoo
• Class VI - Anvi Belsare
• Class X - Nilay Surana
Our School Toppers from the Nigdi branch are: • Class VI - Sharvari Baxi
• Class IX - Harshita B
• Class VI - Anvi Belsare

Sakal Drawing Competition

CPS feels happy and proud to share that Aarna Malegaonkar of 4th std won the district level sakal drawing competition under stimulus category.

Saksham PCRA competitions 2021.

The Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Govt of India-PCRA regularly organizes people centric activities to create mass awareness through various print and electronic media to sensitize people on conserving Energy. This year also SAKSHAM competitions had 3 categories Quiz, Essay and Painting. Through this, useful information and tips on fuel conservation and environment protection are given.

State Level winners from CPS include
1. Nipun Tiwari 9th std.
2. Advika Kankhar 8th std.
Chimayi Pethkar 10 std.
These three children win 2000 INR each and have chosen to compete in the National category.

Lenovo Smarter Ed Scholarship

It is our great pleasure to announce that JAGRUTI SHARMA from STD 5th Joy won the Lenovo Scholarship, HT and goes on to win Lenovo Laptop. Lenovo Smarter Ed Scholarship, an initiative by Hindustan Times came up with a competition for students of grade 5 to 12. The program allowed students to participate with their preferred choice of written or verbal entries in the form of an essay, or an audio video, an audio file or even a PowerPoint Presentation. Thousands pan India participated. Question to be answered was- Describe the current online education system, creative ideas on how it can be improved.

International Innovation Summit 2021.

This summit was hosted for students studying across different countries and schools. A group of 20 students from each school have participated as an Innovation Ambassador. At the summit, the students had several activities to participate in and showcase their skills and talents. Our students have also made efforts to push their limits and participate in their activities.

City Pride School student's achievements- Satyaj Hedaoo from Class V ( to be a 'Missile Man' )and Nilay Surana from Class X of City Pride School, Nigdi, for being awarded the 1st Rank as Global Toppers, for this Summit. Also our achievers Anvi Belsare from Class 6, awarded as a Global topper for the Extempore Activity. Another amazing innovation video by our student Riddhi Vaidya from std 10th in the International Innovation Summit.

Innoventure Intelligence Plus Competition 2020

City Pride School always takes an initiative to participate in various competitions that explores different innovative concepts and ideas in the children. Innoventure - IntelligencePlus is also one of the concepts which includes Creativity and Innovation, Thinking Skills, Problem Solving, Communication Skills, Social and Emotional Learning along with essential practical life skills that can be nurtured in children from a very young age.
Number of Students participated in this competition:
Round 1 – Number of students participated - 31
Round 2 – Number of students shortlisted - 22
Finale: Round 3 – Number of students shortlisted – 11
City Pride School, Nigdi has got "Best Enterprising School Award" in the Innoventure IntelligencePlus National Level competition held on 19th April 2021. Master. Satyaj Hedao received an award as a National Winner for Grade 4. It was an amazing experience listening to his speech too...

National Jalmitra Elocution Competition 2021

Rotary Club Sinhagad, Pune and Shabdsahyadri Foundation announced their Annual awards. In Elocution Competition, our students had participated in High School category as well as Open Category and won prizes in both the categories.
Following students won the prizes:
1) Kabir Bhasin - Class 2nd Peace - Rs. 1000 cash prize, memento & certificate.
2) Aayush Mangire - Class 7th Vigour - Rs. 5000 cash prize, memento & certificate.

The International Adolescent Summit 2020 on LIFE SKILLS, HEALTH, SAFETY & SCHOOL WELLBEING

“The International Adolescent Summit” was organized for the students by the National Book Trust, India (Ministry of Education, Government of India) from 18th December 2020 to 6th January 2021.” The purpose of this innovative program was to help the students foster a newer understanding of 21st century skills, promoting values, developing gender sensitivity, health and well-being. City Pride School had participated in the different competitions and activities organized during the Summit.

Following students received special appreciation certificates for their incredible work.

Group I (6th to 8th Std Students)

Event Name Name of students Grade
Utopia – Painting Nidhi Fegade 7
Utopia – Painting Vihaan Goyal 7
Sur Sangam –Indian Classical Dance Dance Aarsha Sadan 8

Group II (9th to 12th Std Students)
Event Name Name of students Grade
Utopia – Painting Shreya Dashmukhe 9
Utopia – Painting Manasi Yeole 9

Seed the Future Entrepreneurs 2021

Our students of Std 8 and 9 participated in an International level program the “Seed the Future Entrepreneurs” organized by LaFondation Dassaults Systems in the month of March 2021. As part of this program a team from selected schools, comprising of a passionate teachers and 5-6 bright students is formed to make an imaginary start-up company. They designed a product of their dream, manufactured it using 3D Printing, developed a marketing campaign for their product and representing school in a playful competition.
Our students Afrah Chopdar, Chinmayee Vibhute, Gargee Patade, Sampann Sangai, Yash Bhavale and Ayaan Ansari have made a special product for special purpose- #WIN-GLA-VAC (Window Glass Vaccum Cleaner). It revolves around a Simple Fundamental “A clean Home is Happy Home”. The students worked in ATL Labs , designed the product in XDesign Software and made their dream product. We received Rs 7000 as Appreciation Award from the jury members. Well done team and mentors Arati Ram Kumar and Khairkar sir.

Vivekananda Young Explorer Contest January 2021

TickLinks in partnership with Ramakrishna Mission Science Centre conducted Vivekananda Young Explorer contest online in Jan 2021 for English, Maths and Science for children to promote Fun learning through real life applications and projects. CPS feel happy to share that Spruha Bidkar bagged the certificate of Excellence by coming in the top 1% in Std 1-3 group in . She submitted the project based on the theme: Creativity with 2D shapes (Maths). Well done Spruha, Keep it up!

National All Rounder Championship 2021 conducted by KidEx Venture Pvt. Ltd, Gurgaon

KidEx Venture Pvt. Ltd. based at Gurgaon recently conducted a National All Rounder Championship. The competition comprised of total 30 activities based on Cognitive intelligence, Physical, Social-emotional, language & Communication, Creativity & Imagination Aptitude.

Aarav Shah from LKG stood first in the competition at National level.
There were category wise prizes as well as region, state and city wise prizes too.
Following are the champs who got the prizes, in their group at various categories
All rounders in Western Zone:
Theia Bhong stood first, Sia Rapelli stood 2nd in age group 4 years, Aaradhya Mahajan stood 3rd in age group 6years in the western Zone.
Language and communication at National level. Dakshita Dave (age group 6 years) stood 1st, Aaradhya Mahajan (age group 6 years) stood 1st in Language and communication at National level.
Sia Rapelli , in age group 4 years stood 1st in Cognitive intelligence at National level. Very well done little champ, CPS is proud of you!

Bebras Computing Challenge 2020

The Bebras Computing Challenge introduces computational thinking to students. It is organized in over 30 countries and designed to get students all over the world excited about computing. Each participant gets 45 minutes to answer 15 multiple-choice questions that focus on computational and logical thinking. This time the student participation number was 103,114 in age groups 8-18 in 7 languages across 19 states. In the group Aaryabhat following students from Nigdi got National 1st Rank.

Aksh Banka
Arisha Kumbhar
Abha Tornekar
Saisha Desai

Cyber Champ 2021 – Inter School Computer Competition organised by City Pride School in association with Persistent Foundation

Following students bagged the prizes in various events
MS Paint Junior
Akshara Reddy (Std 3) – Winner
Rahini Badolia (Std 3) - 1st Runner up
MS Paint Senior
Satyaj Hedaoo (Std 4 ) – Winner
Rajavi Shinde (Std 4 ) – 2nd Runner up
Ahilya Khule ( Std 4) - 1st Runner Up
Ideas and Innovation
Aryan Choudhari (Std 8)- Special Mentioned
Exploring Animation with Powerpoint :
Prithika Nadar (V-Love) - Winner


Following students bagged Certificate in CIE 2020-21
Satyaj Hedaoo- Secure 2nd Rank in MS Paint Competition (Sr Group)
Rahini Badolia –Secure 3rd rank in MS paint(Jr. Group)
Swara Saindane –Secure 3rd Rank in MS Paint (Jr. Group)
Aarnav Unde - Secured 2nd Rank in MS Paint Competition (Jr Group) Lavnya Karajgikar - Secured 3rd Rank in MS Paint Competition (Jr Group) Ahilya Khule - Secured 2nd Rank in MS Paint Competition (Sr Group) Siddhi Jade - Secured 3rd Rank in MS Paint Competition (Sr Group)

Monoact Competition

Sanvi Bhake student of Std 6 Hope bagged 1st Prize in Monoact competition organised by Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Natya Parishad Pimpri Chinchwad , which was conducted on 14th February 2021.

ROBOCOM 2020-21 - Inter-School Computer Competitions Organised by G.K.Gurukul in association with India First Robotics

Following students bagged prizes in the final rounds conducted online on 20th February 2021 and received certificate, medal & gift voucher. Anish Dike - 1st prize in MS Paint (Jr. Group)
Anay Gawande - 2nd prize in MIT App (Sr. Group).

Cyber Genius 2020 (Inter School Virtual Computer Competition) Organised by Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao High School

Following CPS students bagged the prizes :
Rahini Badolia (Std 3) – 3rd Prize (Ms Paint)
Satyaj Hedoo (Std 4) – 3rd Prize (MSW LOGO)

Interschool Compuskills Championship 2020

Acharya Shree Vijay Vallabh School in association with CSI, MKCL, TCS and Rotary Club of Poona Midtown and Daily Maharashtra Times as a media partner has organized competition ‘Interschool Compuskills Championship 2020’ using SCRATCH as a tool. Our budding programmers Anvi Badve (Std 8) and Arya Gurale (Std 8) bagged 2nd prize for their Scratch project "Atmanirbhar Bharat" and received trophy, cash prize and certificate.

IntelligencePlus 2019

City Pride School feel proud to share that one of our student Avni Belsare from Class 5 was National winner of IntelligencePlus 2019. This year she is selected as one of speaker for the webinar.

KinderUni curiosity contest organised by Goethe Institute

The students had to shoot themselves asking a question related to science and technology, about which they are curious. Out of hundreds of questions sent by Students from different schools across Maharashtra, questions of only 15 Students have been selected. Tanmayee Athavale from 6 Vigour is one of them. She now stands a chance to participate in the live workshop with Joachim Hecker (an expert who will be conducting the workshop on science and technology and will be answering the questions of the kids in a playful manner)

IPM Mega Final 2020-21

Every year City Pride School actively participates in IPM Exam, which is a competitive exam and prestigious one to develop logical reasoning, analytical skills and to build Mathematical attitude among students. So we are proud to announce that in year 2020-21, out of 87 students who registered for the IPM exam , 49 got selected for Mega final.

GGIS ATHA Shloka Recitation Competition -2021-22

We are glad to announce the achievers of Shloka recitation competition , which was held by GG International School ATHA. Following are the winners :
Myra Choudhary (UKG Minnie )- 1st Prize (Age group -5 years)
Kartik Bhave ( I-Peace)- 3rd prize ( Age group 6 years)
Anvi Aher (II-Peace) - 1st prize ( Age group 7 years).


A global platform for the students to explore new skills of the 21st Century. An event organized by Zenik Learning, only for students across the globe of Class III to VI. This opportunity paved paths for the students to learn and get a hands-on experience to innovate and present their ideas and views uniquely while developing their self-confidence, problem-solving skills, and being a competitive and active participant. At the City Pride School, we always aim to give our students a wide experience of competition and learning. This was actively achieved through this Summit. Online Innovators Summit was conducted on 23rd May 2021.

Oishi Ghosh(III-Love) : Global Topper 1st Rank as well as School topper from Group-I with medals and certificates
Anay Khakurdikar (IV-Peace) - School Topper (Group I - Innovation Olympiad Medal & Certificate )
Prithika Murali Nadar (VI-Faith) - School Topper (Group II - Innovation Olympiad Medal & Certificate)

Spell Bee Level-III 2019-2020

We feel proud to announce that Arnav Gaikwad from III-Love is one of the Top 5 medallist and secured joint 4th Rank with 98.44% . Top 10 medals are received by 10 students and 17 students have received a medal of recognition. Congratulations to all the winners.

Spell Bee Level-II Results

We feel proud to announce that , 51 students of our school are qualified for Spell Bee Level-III exam. Harshvardhan Bhosale (II Peace) secured joint 3rd rank in Pune region.4 students have received Top 5 medals along with cash prize in Pune region.12 students have received Top 10 medals in Pune region and 10 students have received a medal of recognition. Congratulations to all the winners !!!

Akhil Bhartiya Natya Parishad

Our marathi drama 'Apale Ghar' received 1st consolation prize in marathi drama competition , which was organizes by Akhil Bhartiya Natya Parishad at Acharya Atre Sabhagruh , Pimpri.

Achievement in Teen 20 competitions

Under the category of Std 1 to 4 students have bagged the following prizes.
1) Harmonium- Satviki Sonawane- Consolation
2) group dance - Kaalbeliya- consolation
3) solo dance - Bharatnatyam- Tanishka Nair -3rd prize
4) Tabla -Aditya Kulakrni- 3rd prize
5) Marathi Drama -1st prize

Diwakar Memorial Monologue competition

The competition was held for students from LKg to std 9th in which 150 students participated from 7schools from PCMC in which 25 prizes were bagged by CPS students from (Moshi /Nigdi ) branch

Prize winners of English Monologue competition:
LKG UKG group:
3rd Prize - Shourya Gore.
Standard 1st & 2nd group
Consolation Prize - Divyash Mahakud.
Standard 3rd & 4th group
3rd Prize - Soumya Maske.
Prize winners of Hindi monologue competition:
LKG UKG group:
3rd Prize - Swara Sakhare.
Consolation Prize - Vidhi Kulkarni, Shubhra Kalyani & Chanasya D.
Standard 1st & 2nd group
Consolation Prize - Ojal Suryawanshi.
Standard 3rd & 4th group
2nd Prize - Gautami Gurav.
3rd Prize - Satviki Sonawane.

"Kidzbee" Inter-School competition organised by Beacon School Moshi

Our little ones are on cloud Nine !!! Our tiny tots of City Pride School Moshi branch showcased their agility and talent while participating in “Kidzbee” event.

The winners are :
Story telling-
1. Shaurya Gore Ukg 1st prize
2. Akarsh Sahoo Ukg. 2nd prize
3. Ridaan Vijay Vargiya . Lkg 8th prize
Colour Scavenger
1. Spruha Bankar Lkg. 3rd prize
Football Match
1. Mayank Shinde. Ukg - received trophy for best goalkeeper *
Canvas Kids
1. Aditya Khalute. Ukg. 2nd prize
2. Dhanyata Choudhary LkG 3rd prize
3. Samiksha Rathi. Ukg. 3rd prize
Fancy Dress
1. Pari Patel Lkg 1st prize
2. Sharanya Ingale. Ukg. 1st prize
Rhyme zone
1. Avani Gosavi. Ukg 3rd prize
Show and tell
1. Aditya Patil. Ukg 2nd prize
2. Humshika Balla. Ukg 4th prize