Recognizing the need and importance of games and sport activities for the proper development of the personality of a child, the premises of DLPS houses the DLPS Sports Academy. The school 6 vast playgrounds. Based on the needs and interest of the child, a variety of games and sports facilities are provided by the school.
Sporting Values such as team work, self-control, discipline, courage, self-confidence, perseverance, coordination & co-operation, determination and a sense of belongingness are instilled among the children through a wide range of games and sports. The academy is perhaps the only one of its kind in Sahibabad and its surrounding areas and its facilities have been extended to the youth in the neighborhood. This is to meet the specific objective of the Darbari Lal Foundation which aims at promoting the prosperity, progress and welfare of the general public by organizing the movements of children and youth through clubs and the sports academics so as to inculcate in them the spirit of sportsmanship, healthy competition and positive channelization of energies.
The facilities provided by this unique sports complex in the school premises are:
- Club Sized Swimming Pool (size 25mts x 12mts) having Six Light Lanes
- Lawn Tennis Courts
- Table Tennis Hall
- Olympic size Skating Rink (40mts x 20mts) with Floor Lights 44 mtrs X 24 mtrs
- DLPS Cricket Academy
- Football Field
- Hockey Field
- Volleyball Courts
- Badminton Courts
- Yoga Hall
- Basketball Court
The Exclusive DLPS Cricket Academy
DLPS delivers supreme coaching in Cricket through its Exclusive Cricket Academy being run successfully under Darbari lal Foundation. It is affiliated by Delhi District Cricket Association) and run by renowned international cricketer, Mr. Joginder Sharma, Patron Member of World Cup T20 Champion Team, Mr. Ravinder Bhandari BCCI Level 1 Coach (Former Delhi Ranji Trophy Player). Delfites as well as students from outside derive fine coaching under the mentorship of expert Coaches. It is the outcome of the vigorous training provided under expert mentorship that Delfites have been winning laurels in the field of cricket at the district/state and National level.
Some recent achievements of the academy are:
- Delfite Suryansh Tyagi, the promising cricketer was awarded the highly coveted Best Bowler of the Series Award for taking no less than 14 wickets at the 5th U Flex Stairs Cricket Tournament held at UNA, Himachal Pradesh. Aniket Seth, VII D grabbed the prestigious Man of the Match Award in the Finals by scoring 50 runs off 45 balls
- He was also awarded with Best Bowler of the Series Award at the Junior Premier League 2010(JPL) played at Nazafgarh; Lions Vs Chargers.
- At the Adventure Cricket Cup organized by J.K Adventure Club under the aegis of YMCA, Delhi from June 27-30’2010, Delfite Rudraksh Tyagi, Captain of the Team, bagged the ‘Man of the Series Award’ award for his excellent performance throughout the series. Delfite Suryansh Tyagi received the Best Batsman Award , Delfite Aniket Seth bagged the Best Bowler Award while Shiv Harsh Narayan received the Best Fielder Award.
The players have played several other prestigious tournaments and won awards at various occasions. The academy keeps hosting several tournaments at various levels and strives hard to spruce up the flair and skills of these rising cricketers by honing their dexterity and providing plentiful opportunities to show their bent.