City Pride School being a Konkani Linguistic School, Konkani Linguistic students will be given direct admission for LKG Class::Our school 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 Rs.) in an International Competition addressing Sustainable development goals. Our school project ,named YUGMA is one among 17 International winners::City Pride School recognised the top ranked school of the City in the category of National Curriculum in the servey conducted by the Dexter Consultancy Private Ltd ::The best school, City Pride School receives International School Award 2019-2022 by British Council::India's School Merit Awards 2019 has been declared and City Pride School is Ranked Number 1 in India under the Top CBSE School for the parameter "Value for Money"
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Achievements in Innoventure National Finale 2023- 2024

   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.

   We wish them good luck for their further venture!!!!




   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.





One more gem added to the City Pride Crown
"Maharashtra's Top Dynamic School 2023"
Our school received " Maharashtra's Top Dynamic School 2023 " award from Education Today News Network.
Our Director Dr. Deepali Sawai accepted the award at the Educator's Summit on 4th October in Mumbai.




   Our Honorable Director Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni Ma’am was conferred with a prestigious award as a Skill Bharat Samman 2023 in association with OLL and CNBC.



Success at Maharashtra State Scholarship Examination (CBSE Merit List)

   Some students of CPS from all branches had appeared in the state level merit list of std 5 scholarship and std 8 scholarship conducted by Maharashtra Government . In this most prestigious Government exam only 50 merit lists are published by the Board for CBSE and ICSE schools together for the entire state .. out of which 12 students are of City pride school.
Congratulations to the mentor Amita Pandit Madam !
Std 8
1. Pushkar Deshpande
2. Tanmayee Athavale
3. Vasundhara Mahadik
4. Atharva Mahajan
5. Arnav Kothawade
Std 5
1. Swara Saindane
2. Shaurya Patil
3. Kavya Satpute
4. Veda Trivedi
5. Vihan Dhulekar
6. Shaunak Rajvaidya
7. Rahini Badolia



CTiS Conference 2023

   The CTiS (Computational Thinking in Schools) conference is an annual event organised by the ACM, India (Association for Computing Machinery India) and the CSpathshala community. It aims to bring together teachers, educators and researchers to discuss issues of curriculum, pedagogy, policy and implementation, related to bringing computational thinking to schools.
The conference on Computational Thinking in Schools (CTiS2023) was organised on 7th and 8th July, 2023 at IISER, Pune in partnership with City Pride Group of Schools and SCTR’s PICT ACM Student Chapter (PASC).
Dr. Deepali Sawai, our director was the program co-chair for the conference.
The conference was conducted in hybrid mode where some of the speakers, presenters and participants attended the conference online.
The two-day CTiS conference brought together experts from the field of computer science, including Tim Bell from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, and Juraj Hromkovic & Regula Lacher from ETH Zurich, Switzerland, as keynote speakers.
This year, the teachers teaching Computer, Maths , Science and language also participated enthusiastically. This year 5 abstracts from City Pride Group of Schools got selected for the presentation, showcasing the effective implementation of computational thinking.
1. Mrs. Amruta Dike , Afrin Usmani (teachers from Nigdi branch and Mihir Sawai(Alumni of CPS, student of PICT, Pune) presented paper of - Unplugged Activity To Teach Concept Of Looping And Conditions Using Computational Thinking.
2. Mrs. Bhakti Mohale (Nigdi Branch) presented paper on – चला शिकूया खेळातून संस्कृत भाषेतील वाक्यरचना
3. Mrs. Divya Roy and Shweta Bhamre (Nigdi Branch) presented paper on – Play With The Ray To Understand The Ray Diagrams.
4. Manisha Shinde , Poonam Kandekr and Poonam More(Moshi Branch) – Teaching Computer Network Through Computational Thinking.
5. Dipalee Badigar (Ravet Branch) - Computational Thinking In Coding
Under the able guidance of Dr. Deepali Sawai, teachers shouldered the responsibility of organisation and publicity of the conference successfully.



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 the national level. A total of 100 selected schools in the country participated in this challenge. Our students have been invited to attend a start-up meet in Delhi in the month of July organized by the NITI Aayog Government of India. Hearty Congratulations to all the participant students and their Atal mentors.





National Technology Day
The Government of India declared May 11 as National Technology Day in the year 1999 and since then the day holds a special significance for the entire Nation. With India progressing at a fast pace in the field of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the theme for this year's National Technology Day is School to Startups - Igniting Young Minds.
It's a great honour that City Pride School, Nigdi has been selected and invited to showcase their two projects at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
This is going to be a great learning opportunity and experience for the students and teacher.



Std X and Std XII CBSE 2023 Result Highlights

   Std X result :
Total students appeared : 158

   School Toppers:
Gaikwad Sayali -97.62 %
Karnawat Mahi - 97 %
More Prathamesh - 97%
Mummigatti Sumedha 96.8%

   Overview of AISSE Result

   90% and above : 72
80% and above : 52
70% and above :19
60% and above : 9
50% and above : 5
40% and above : 1


   Std XII Result :
Total students appeared : 39

   Mokshada Nehete : 96.60%
Raj Taware : 95.20%
Rucha Bhosale : 95%

   Overview of AISSE Result

   90% and above : 10
80% and above : 8
70% and above : 15
60% and above : 6