RISING STAR - ILYANA KHAN, DELHI PRIVATE SCHOOL, DUBAI
Ilyana Khan, a 4 year old girl studying in KG - 1 of Delhi Private School, Dubai is an outstanding achiever in the field of academics and extracurricular activities.At this tender age, she knows the basics of French, Spanish, Arabic languages alongwith Hindi and English. She also creates her own songs and writes poetry. She is great with Maths and can do the calculations with immense ease . She is getting trained by a Black belt certified Karate coach and is also learning Bharatnatyam form of Indian classical dance which she can perform skillfully. She has won many competitions in coloring, Bollywood dance and Western music ( Singing), in India and UAE. She was the Winner in an International School’s Interschool dance championship when she was just 2 years old. Her first stage performance was at the age of 1.3 years where she bagged the third position for her exquisite performance when she promoted ‘Education for Girl child.’ She also actively participated in DPS Dubai’s “ Warriors for Environment” campaign in the year 2018 following the footsteps of concept of Global High Five and Year of Zayed. As part of the campaign, she collected old bedsheets and old uniforms from neighborhoods and donated them in school out of which eco friendly bags were stitched for distribution of books to students for the upcoming April ‘2019 session of school .