Lalitha Suresh, Principal of GEMS OOIS
, said the initiative showed the students took pride in the school and believed in giving back to the support staff and recognised the role they played in the educational system.
The prizes for the best Draft Resolution in the ECOSOC, Unesco and HRC were bagged by Meghna Senthil Kumar and Joel Mathew from GEMS OOIS; Zain Nizam from The Millenium School and Hannah Fathima of GEMS OOIS, respectively.
The prizes for the best speech were awarded to Nihal Anees and Zaina Awan, CIS Dubai; Nikitha Kallayil, OOEHS Sharjah (Girls); and Siddharth Pramod, GEMS OOIS. Param Abbas, Nihal Anees and Zaina Awan of CIS, Dubai, were the overall winners.
Georgina Pereira of the GEMS OOIS
pointed out that a doctor cannot take decisions based on emotions, but rather on the knowledge of science.
The IHS senior team showed good combination and skills to defeat Our Own Indian School (OOIS
), Dubai 39-19.
The Overall trophy was won by Gems OOIS
, Dubai, followed by DPS Sharjah who were the first runner up and OOEHS (Girls), Sharjah who were the second runner up.
The UNSC has been highly appreciated in the previous years and that has encouraged the OOIS
School Council to cross the borders yet again and venture into the international arena to invite schools from other emirates and GCC countries.