An inter-school workshop and competition, ‘POETICA’ on poetry writing was organized on 19th October, 2022 at GEMS Modern Academy, Dubai. Seven schools from different Emirates participated in various events. Our school participated in Community Poetry, Word Art, Treasure Hunt, Music Poetry, and Spoken Word. Shiva Srinivasan of 10D won the 1St place in Spoken Word Poetry and our School team comprising Joshua Koshy 12C, Maaz Ur Rehman 12C, Nazeef Ahsan 12C, Khaleed Mohammed 12F won the Second prize in the Treasure Hunt. Shiva Srinivasan enthralled the audience with his articulation and performance while reciting the poem that he composed in the stipulated time. The winner was awarded with a trophy, certificate and a book. It was an insightful day for all participants.