Kapilvastu, Sept 1: HilBert English Boarding School based in Kapilvastu has won the "Most Affable Award" of an international standard. The school has been the first school in the district to win an award of the international standard.
In the competition held in four categories-- League of Nations, Kaleidoscope, Expressive and Poster Making—organised by the City Montessori based in Lucknow, India, the school won the award by securing its position in the top 10. The competition was held recently.
A total of 86 teams from across the world had taken part in the competition. The school won the title surpassing participants from Sri Lanka, Qatar and Bangladesh behind. Grade IX student Nirmal Kumar Aryal and grade VIII student Samrat Ghimire led the team from the school to the competition. The school raised the issue relating to problems facing Nepal in attaining the sustainable development goals.