Cuttack Mahotsav International dance and Music festival was organised from 2nd January to 8th January 2019 at Cuttack , Odisha. More than 550 students from across the country participated for the event. The CDS school students also participated for the event and brought laurels for the school. The CDS school (katol Road) Arhant Kshitij Meshram won the first prize in the Junior category Solo Modern Dance Amruni Harshwardhan Hiwarkhedkar won the first prize in the senior category Solo Classical Kathak Dance. Manisha Naresh Rana won the first prize in the Junior category Solo Bharatnatyam Classical Dance. On this glorious achievement the school Director Mrs. Nisha. Saraf. along with the school principal Mr Kenneth Mendonca and the school dance teacher Mrs Jayshree Meshram congratulated the students.