Extra Curricular Awards
2010 – 2011
· Inter School - Jawaharlal Nehru English Declamation competition organized by Indian School, Dubai in April 2010.
Junior Category : Ayrton Aloysious D’Souza Grade 5 1st Prize
Sub Junior Category : Aditya Tirumalai Anilkumar Grade 7 2nd Prize
Senior Boys Category : Aneesh Krishnan Grade 10 2nd Prize
Senior Girls Category : Neethu Balachandran Grade 9 2nd Prize
Senior Girls Category : Achsah Mary James Grade 8 3rd Prize
Our Own Abu Dhabi, also won the OVERALL TROPHY
· Inter School – Hindi Declamation competition held by the Indian High School, Dubai – April 2010
Senior Boys Category : Raghu Aditya Kiran Chavali Grade 10 1st Prize
· Inter School – Write away Story writing competition in May 2010
Sahana Raghunathan Grade 10 1st Prize (Laptop)
Nishith Bharath Khandwal Grade 10 Consolation Prize
Achsah Mary James Grade 8 Consolation Prize
· Inter School – Drawing completion – conducted by Our Own English High school, Abu Dhabi on 13th November 2010. About 17 schools from all over UAE participated in this competition.
Junior Category : Anzar Mohammed Shereef Grade 8 2nd Prize
· Inter School – English Declamation competition conducted by the Indian Islahi Islamic School, Abu Dhabi on 29th November 2010.
Sr. Girls Category : Pooja Surendran Nair Grade 10 - 1st Prize
: Achsah Mary James Grade 8 - 1st Prize for the 2nd consecutive year
Overall trophy was won by Our Own, Abu Dhabi.
· E-max Star Quiz Challenge October 2010
Harikrishnan Radhakrishnan and Nishith Bharath Khandwala from Grade 10 qualified for the Semi Finals.
· IDEA – Annual Student Education Exihibition conducted in the Choifat school, Abu Dhabi
Anagha Shaji, Shazia Parveen & Vyshnavi Vipin of Grade 9 girls won the 2nd Prize for making a MODEL OF GREEN CITY.
Saptarishi Mazumdar, Neel Pratik Bhatt & Mohamed Zoeb Mukadam of Grade 9 boys won a consolation prize for making a Eco-friendly car which runs on Hydrogen fuel.
· Inter School Dance Competition ‘JHANKAR’ conducted by the Our Own English High School, Sharjah in November 2010
Jonita Joseph won the 2nd prize for the Solo performance in Folk dance for the 2nd consecutive year.
2009 – 2010
· At the Sastra Pratibha Science Contest conducted by Science Forum India
Amal Prashand of Grade 5, Manish Aita Grade 6, Naveen Krishnan of Grade 7, Saptarishi Majumdar of Grade 8, Mathew Joel Mathew of Grade 9 and Swathi Sateesh of Grade 10 topped their grade levels.
· At the K.S.Varkey Elocution conducted on 8th Nov 2009, a high quality prestigious competition organized by OOEHS – Dubai,
Achsah Mary James of Grade 7 qualified for the Final Round.
· On December 19, 2009 : Inter School Painting Competition was organized by our school - 14 schools from all over UAE participated
In the Junior Category – Nahal Rasheed of Grade 3 bagged 2nd Position.
In the Senior Category – Neethu Balachandran of Grade 8 bagged the 2nd position.
· On November 20, 2009 Inter School Declamation contest was organised by Indian Islahi Islamic school - About 9 schools participated and
In the Senior category –
Rochelle Nazarath of Grade 10 bagged the 1st Prize,
In the Sub-Senior Category
Achsah Mary James of Grade 7 bagged the 2nd place among Girls and among Boys Adithya Tirumalai of grade 6’C’ bagged the 2nd place.
Overall trophy was awarded to Our Own, Abu Dhabi.
2008 - 2009
April 18, 2008 We opened our account of winning trophies with Dance Drama
Competition conducted by Fun City Kaliedoscope,
Sherin Shaju , Shada Gafoor, Nimisha of Grade 10 and Vinaya of Grade 8 won the 2nd prize.
On October 8, 2008 Inter school Elocution was conducted by Millenium School
The team consisting- Mohammed Fariz of Grade 6, Alaric Moras of Grade 8 & Athul Govind of Grade 10 won the 2nd prize.
On October 8 & 9 Inter School Declamation Contest conducted by Indian Islahi School, Abudhabi
In the senior Boys category
Athul Govind Grade 10 won the 1st Position.
In the Senior Girls category
Heera Shahir Grade 10 won the 2nd Place.
In the Junior Girls category
Saba Naaz Grade 7 won the 2nd Place.
At Jhankaar , Inter School Dance Competition conducted by Our Own English High School , Sharjah
Jonita Rosemary Joseph of Grade 6 secured the 2nd place in Folk Dance.
Sanchana B Menon of Grade 9 secured the 3rd place in Bharathnatyam & Mohiniattam
At the Creative Festival conducted by Modern High, Dubai
Swathi Satheesh of Grade 9, Kevin Joseph, Ajay Peter, Anirudh Menon of Grade 10, won the 3rd place in event BRAINIAC.
At the Sastra Pratibha Science Contest conducted by Science India Forum
Manish Aita of Grade 5 was one among the 17 toppers from U.A.E, among 21,000 students.
Saptarishi Majumdar of Grade 7 and Adithya Tirumalai of Grade 5 topped their grade levels.
At the UN Simulation Conference conducted by Our Own Indian School , Dubai
Tanya Kini of Grade 10 won the 1st place for ‘BEST DRAFT RESOLUTION’
On 14 November 2008 Our Own English High School, Abu Dhabi conducted the 15th Inter School Painting Competition
In Junior Category Amal Prashand of Grade 4 won the 1st place.
In Senior Category Akhil George of Grade 7 won the 3rd place.
In a painting competition held in Abu Dhabi
Akhil George Mathew of Grade 7 won the 2nd place for drawing a caricature of former president of India Dr. Abdul Kalam
In a painting competition conducted by Splash in association with GEMS
In under 12 category Akhil George Mathew of Grade 7 won the 1st place for designing T-Shirt
In under 18 category Kailas Unni Krishnan of Grade 8 won the 1st place for designing T –Shirt
In a painting competition ‘Steadler’ conducted by the KGS , Dubai
Amal prashand of Grade 4 won the 1st place
In the Inter school painting competition conducted by India Social centre
Jyotsana Sunil of Grade 6 won the 1st place
In the Incident Injury Free Calendar designing Competition Organized by Bovis Lend Lease Dubai & where the participants were from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Oman, Bahrain
Achsah Mary James of Grade 6 won the 1st place and was awarded a cash prize of AED 400/-.
In a competition conducted by TAARE ZAMEEN PAR CONTEST BY ACRON
Kiran Mobin Mathew of Grade 5 was one among the top 10.
On 16 Dec 2008, Environment Quiz was conducted by AbuDhabi Indian School.
Swathi Satheesh , Krishna Asokan Nambiar, Nahla Latheef of Grade 9 won the 2nd place.
2007 - 2008
2006 - 2007
Second Runners-up: Rewati Kulkarni in the K.S. Varkey Inter-School Elocution Competition
Inter-School Painting Competition
Inter School Cartoon Competition
Science Exhibition held by IDEA in December 2006
Runner-up: Akhil George Mathew, Grade 5 in the Go-Green Competition organised by Coral International Hotel, Resorts & Spa under the kind patronage of Ministry of education adn Dubai Investment Park
2005 – 2006
Al Ain Inter-School Science Festival
Second Runner-up: Laxmi Chandrasekhar in the Kathak Juniors category in the Inter School Dance Festival, Sharjah in April
Dubai Modern High School Creative Festival 2005
Winner & awarded the Rolling Trophy - 12th Inter School Music Competition 2005 organised by Indian School, Ajman
16th Inter School Islamic Quiz Competition
Inter School Declamation Contest organized by Indian Islahi Islamic School, Abu Dhabi
Second Runner-up: Prakruthi, Grade 5 student in the sub-junior category in the Jawaharlal Nehru Inter School Hindi Declamation organized by the Indian High School, Dubai
Inter-School Read Aloud Competition organized by The Indian High School, Dubai
Bharat M. Nanda, Grade 4 and Sarat M. Nanda, Grade 4 stood 18th and 20th , respectively from among the 100 winning paintings in the Save Water Colouring Competition organized by Coral International Beach Resort, Sharjah that had 50,000 students participating from 300 school.
2004 – 2005
Winner: Kavya Krishnan in the Silver Jubilee Interschool essay writing competition organized by the Sharjah Indian School on May 27th, 200 2004.
Inter-School Science festival held at Al Ain
Our girls team ranked 6th in the QuizYT 2004 organized by young times in October 2004.
Dubai Modern High School Creative Festival
The Indian Islahi School Abudhabi organized the Inter school English declamation in November
Inter School English Declamation held at Indian Islahi School, Abu Dhabi – Rolling trophy
P.S. Rohit and Rithwick Warrier were among the rank holders of the All India Talent Search examination in Science held in May 2003.
Jawaharlal Nehru declamation contest organized by the Indian High School, Dubai
Shalini Hemachandran - first runner-up among participants from 18 schools from all over the UAE in the Inter School Painting Competition organised by Our Own Abu Dhabi in September 2003
Dubai Modern High School Creative Festival
In December 2003, the school organsied a Charity Fair to raise funds for physically challenged children and the Red Crescent Society and successfully collected a total of Dhs. 60,000.
Creative Writing Competition organized by Gulf Today in association with Our Own English High School, Sharjah
2002 - 2003
Winner: Madonna Antony, Deepti Rao, Natasha Kini and R. Bala won the 1st prize in a debate on ‘can smart Science unify the world?’ at the Science Symposium in the Inter-School Science Festival hosted by Our Own English High School, Al Ain in April 2002.
Second Runner-up: Rahul Unni – English Declamation - in the Jawaharlal Nehru Inter School English and Hindi Declamation contest held at The Indian High School, Dubai in May 2002.
Winner: Sriram Sidharth – UAE Inter School Essay Writing Competition organized by Archies Gallery, Dubai
Dubai Modern High School Creative Festival in October 2002
First Runner-up: Among 500 exhibits put up by schools from all over the Gulf in Doha Qatar at the Jawaharlal Nehru National Science Exhibition conducted by NCERT, India, Deepti Rao’s project on Oil Degradation in Marine Life won 2nd prize and was selected to be displayed at the All India Science Exhibition.
Our Own English High School, Abu Dhabi is the first school from the UAE to represent at the National level in the Jawaharlal Nehru National Science Exhibition conducted by NCERT, India.
Inter-school English Declamation contest held at Indian Islahi Islamic School, Abu Dhabi in November 2002
Winner: Rewati Kulkarni in the junior category in the K.S. Varkey Elocution Contest for Girls held on 7th of November
Rithwick Warrier secured 12th rank, Rohit Sasidharan 15th rank at the All India and Gulf level in the All India Talent Search Examination in Science.
Best participating school award achieved in the All India Talent Search Examination in Science