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The Child                                                                                                                 The Child

          The youngest Soprano of India                                                                                             Sports

                                                                                                                                    Sports enrich both the body and mind, teaching life   At CMS, we offer a range of sports, with specialist
                                                                                                                                    skills such as resilience, team work, the importance of   coaching and facilities on site, including:
                                                                                                                                    discipline, and how to be magnanimous in victory and   Ÿ Badminton
                                                                                                                                    gracious in defeat.                                 Ÿ Basketball

                                                                                                                                    Our experienced instructors and coaches provide     Ÿ Cricket
                                                                                                                                    rigorous training, helping students to win competitions   Ÿ Chess
                                                                                                                                    at every level, from local to national.             Ÿ Swimming
                                                                                                                                    CMS has invested in top-notch training facilities   Ÿ Hockey
                                                              Indian                                                                including gymnasiums, swimming pools, and astro turf   Ÿ Athletics
                                                                                                                                    sports grounds. Additionally, CMS hosts several     Ÿ Football
                                                              Classical Music                                                       international sporting competitions in which students   Ÿ Roller Skating
          CMS student Apurva Chauhan became the youngest                                                                            compete with and learn from students of other       Ÿ Table Tennis
          singer in India to complete diploma in opera singing                                                                      countries. These include EXSPO International (a multi-
          by passing the singing exam of the prestigious                                                                            sporting event), ISCL (International School Cricket
          Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM),   CMS students have the opportunity to take up                        League), and CONCORD (an international football
          London.                                             individual or group lessons in Indian classical music                 competition).
                                                              instruments including the tabla, flute, sitar and singing,
          As a Soprano, Apurva’s voice strikes the highest
                                                              depending on the campus.
          notes. Her repertoire includes Mozart, Beethoven,
          Puccini and Vivaldi, among others. She sings in     CMS events provide a unique opportunity for our
          Italian, French, German, English and Hindi.         young musicians to showcase their musical prowess
                                                              before teachers and parents.

                           Ritika -

                 The talented Violinist

                                                              Lessons in Sitar

          Ritika Tiwari, a CMS student of class X, passed the
          ABRSM Grade 6 practical exam in Violin.

          This is a truly commendable achievement as violin
          is a difficult instrument and Grade 6 of ABRSM
          requires a high level of skill in playing. Ritika wants
          to make a career in music. She says, ‘I had never
          taken any professional music classes before.’ Ritika
          has been receiving one-to-one violin lessons in

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