The Cathedral Middle School worked closely with the NGO Desh Apnayen and introduced many child friendly activities to inculcate a love for one’s country and have a better understanding of civics. This was done through street plays, role play, desh apnayen pledge, discussion based activities e.g. world café, simulation activities- eg model U.N. organ assembly, videos both direct and supplementary and quizzes. Civics/ History was depicted through the medium of art as well. Some of the topics given were: war and terrorism, effects of overpopulation and poverty, challenges of our world. Cathedral Middle School under the leadership of Mrs. D. Bhattacharya was awarded the ‘Best School Trophy’ and Mrs. Ritu Pasricha was awarded the ‘Champion Teacher Trophy’ by Desh Apnayen.