Three teams from the school were selected to represent the North Zone in CBSE National Chess Championship 2016-17 held from November 11, 2016 to November 14, 2016. The Under 11 Boys’ and Girls’ team won silver medals and the Under 14 Girls team secured third position and secured bronze medals in this competition. Two of the students Utkarsh Bhatnagar and Vaani Patharia won board prizes for best performers on Board 1 and 3. Before this, school team secured second position in 1st Ghaziabad District Chess Ranking Tournament held on October 1, 2016. Ankit Agrawal and Vaani Pathuria won first and third positions respectively in Under- 17 and Under- 19 categories for boys and girls.