'Gurukul Skylights' organized 'WordsWorth ', the BCG Inter-School English Language Challenge for students from Bombay Cambridge Gurukul schools. The event was conducted at Dr. S. Radhakrishnan International School (Malad) and 3 students from Class 8 represented their school.

This year’s challenge was dedicated to Jane Austen, a Georgian era English author of novels like 'Pride and Prejudice', 'Sense and Sensibility' and 'Emma' as 2017 marks her 200th death anniversary.

There were 5 categories with 4 rounds in each.

The Robert Cawdery Challenge - Spelling and Pronunciation

The William Bullokar Challenge - Grammar

The Noam Chomsky Challenge - Vocabulary

The Henry Thoreau Challenge - Composition and Punctuation

The Edward Lear Challenge - Word Games


The winners of WordsWorth 2017 are:


Tanish Jacob Rego

Hosang Shukla

Kaushik Iyer