Druk Padma Karpo School is honored and privileged to have entered as an official name in the list of member Schools in India with the Korean Cultural Centre ,which plays mammoth role at national as well as International level...to promote inter-culture faith,respect and awareness & student's prog exchanges.This collaboration is a seed hoping to bear fruitful results to boost the student's confidence and outlook.Here seen are; Mr.Kim (Director of Korean Cultural Centre) and Ms.Stanzin Kunzang (Principal Druk Padma Karpo,School) exchanging the entered pact.

Thursday, 14 July 2016 16:23

Feeling Proud

Chemet Angmo, the young Dragonite of 8th grade did us proud by bagging the 1st prize for inter-school Bhoti Dramatics held at Lamdon Model School in #Leh. it was an overwhelming chase contested by 10 major private schools of #Ladakh. This was a joint initiative by Lamdon school and the Art and Culture Department of Leh. We heartily congratulate the laureate!

Wednesday, 04 May 2016 16:15

Education-a powerful common platform !!

A group of 12 teachers from the Govt; primary school, Spituk were welcomed to tour and explore all areas of scholastic and non scholastic at DPKS... to sort and pick all possibilities.....to take back to their respective setup as an enhancement where ever needed. DPKS was delighted to play the role of a model school and extended help like a perfect sister school. The teacher guests intently looked through all teaching aids interacted with the host teachers, met with students, visited classes, the heads exchanged views and suggestion over a cup of tea.....but the final outcome was beautiful and undivided....EDUCATION--A POWERFUL COMMON PLATFROM!!

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 10:42

Long Distance Running prize

The entire family of DPKS rejoices the commendable feat of Stanzin Namdol of Standard 9th , who bagged the medallion for the second position in the Inter School District long distance running organized by the District Youth Service and Sports of Leh – Ladakh. Heartiest congratulations Namdol.

Friday, 22 April 2016 11:04

Bhoti Language

March through Leh 1

Ambedkar Jayanti Day, 14th April, is an annual festival holiday to commemorate the birthday of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar, founding father of the Indian constitution. Ambedkar was a strong advocator of social equality, right to dignity and a social reformer. The students of DPKS took part in a procession through the town of Leh organized by the Ladakh Buddhist Association to demand the Bhoti language to be included in the 8th schedule of the Indian constitution. The event created a massive procession involving lots of schools in and around the town with slogans, placards and essay competitions to mark the importance of the day.

Monday, 21 March 2016 13:28

2016 student council

The atmosphere at DPKS picked up great momentum with the posters of different candidates covering nearly the entire campus. The students eagerly engaged themselves along with the teachers to prepare for the polls to re-elect the new 2016 student council. Congratulations to the new student council.

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 13:37

Welcome back to school kids!!

1st of March : Druk Padma Karpo, school re-opened after a prolong winter break of nearly 85 days in a highly celebrative spirit ,post the stupendous and outstanding “BOARD RESULTs”secured by the students of std 10th, that appeared for their public exams-2015. The entire team of teachers and support staff headed by the Chair person and the Principal take great pride and pleasure in heartily CONGRATULATING the competent performers !! And wish our fresh batch of Ex. students ,Unceasing success in their future endeavors. Amidst, high energy , the kids swarmed in the campus very proudly ,each of them carrying eye catching ,HOLIDAY projects to present and submit to their respective Heads for Evaluations! The school also had the pure honor and privilege of playing Instrumental part in celebrating the joint B’ Day of H.Holiness and H.Eminence’s this winter, under the host ship of the young Drukpa Association (YDA),Leh. The school in this manner obtained DUAL blessings required for an auspicious recommencement of our Wonderful school!

31st , Oct : Druk Padma assessed its final academic evaluation and declared its final results as its annual proclamation day amidst throng of students and parents. Awards, certifications, trophies,medallions and other forms of appreciations were conferred on the students as well as teachers during the fore-noon prog. Post lunch- was designed to meet the last session PTM-2015, in the presence of the school management committee chaired by H.Eminence Thuksey Rinpochey. We congratulate our kids for the wonderful and progressive results achieved !!

Amidst high energy and enthusiasm, the DPKS team joyously celebrated its 14th year of completion as a school. The evening of celebration was embellished with multiple performances by the students, which included the debut performance of the school's band "The White Lotus Band". The evening was graced by Mr. Tsering Dorjey Lakrook, Minister of Cooperative, J&K State as the special guest, other present were dignitaries, scholars, principals, supporters, parents and special guests from Delhi's Sanskriti school and Bluebells International school. On this occasion official and formal exchanges were made by the DPKS with these two premier school of the capital declaring DPKS as their sister school. The event concluded with a formal dinner for all the guest hosted by the school's Chairperson His Eminence Skyabje Drukpa Thuksey Rinpoche.

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His Eminence Thuksey Rinpoche, Chair of Druk Padma Karpo Educational Society (DPKES), organised a special condolence assembly of all students and staff on 26th June 2014 in memory of Philip Cornwell who died that morning aged 67.

Dr. Philip Cornwell, Trustee of Drukpa Trust, had a successful career in transport planning before becoming involved in the Druk White Lotus School, eventually becoming its international project manager and raising hundreds of thousands of pounds for the school.

Monday, 28 April 2014 17:07

Kurman Gyalmo Inter School Literary Meet

The third Annual Kurman Gyalmo Inter School Literary Meet was held on the 25th and 26th of April, 2014. The meet had many events such as elocution, debate, quiz, digital art, poetic art, Bhoti declamation, skits, talent hunt, poem recitation and essay writing.

The Kurman Gyalmo meet is conducted to showcase the talents of Ladakhi students in literary events. The students use this platform to fine-tune their talents and dig deep into their potential.

The Theme for this year’s meet was 'Elections' for the senior students and 'Conservation of Natural Resources' for the junior sections. This year there were 8 schools participating.

On the last day the prize giving was held and Dr. Wangchuk Negi, Director CIBS, Choglamsar was our honorable Chief Guest.

Druk Padma Karpo School won the "best school" award in both junior and senior events.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 16:15

School success

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A long distance (eight kilometer) running competition was organized by the District Youth and Sports Services, Leh, for under seventeens, held in Leh on April 22nd, 2014. About five hundred youths participated in the competition. Ms Yondup Phurbu of class eight and Master Jigmet Norboo of class ten of Druk Padma Karpo School (Druk White Lotus School) came third and sixth respectively. Ms Yondup Phurbu completed the distance in twenty one minutes and eighteen seconds.

The District Police, Leh, organized a painting competition for students on April 21st, 2014, on the theme of "Election", held at the District Police Line, Choklamsar, Leh. In all twenty five students from different schools from Leh participated in the competition. Master Tondup Namgail of class nine and Master Stanzin Norboo of class ten from the Druk Padma Karpo School (Druk White Lotus School) came first and third in the competition.

The School Management Committee and the Principal of the school congratulated the winners in the painting and running competitions. They also appreciated the effort of Ms Mahau Mitra, the art teacher, and Mr Tsering Gyalpo, the physical education teacher, for the outstanding results in their students.