Delhi Public School, Patna
|Delhi Public School, Patna|
Front View of DPS, Patna (Senior Wing)
|Motto||Service Before Self|
|Classes||Nursery - XII|
|Colour(s)||White and green|
Delhi Public School, Patna (or DPS Patna) (Hindi: दिल्ली पब्लिक स्कूल, पटना) is a school in Patna, Bihar, India. It was established in 1998. The school was established in collaboration between Delhi Public School Society and the Takshila Education Society. Delhi Public School, Patna is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. The motto of the school is "Service Before Self."
The school has two buildings in the city, one in Priyadarshi Nagar (the Junior Wing), Bailey Road, and the other in Danapur Cantonment (the Senior Wing).
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Games and sports
Delhi Public School has many provisions for sports and games. It has a half Olympic-size swimming pool, a badminton arena, a football pitch, a hockey ground and table tennis room. . The school hosts many inter-school sports competitions for Patna's schools. These are "Kick-Off" (football tournament), "Slam-Dunk" (basketball tournament), "Top Spin" (table tennis), "Mastermove" (chess) and "Take Off" (athletics).
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