In today’s competitive world, eminent educationalists are compelled to move to higher levels performance benchmarks. It is increasingly not enough for esteemed institutions to just have a 100% pass results in the board exams as a target. Success in competitive exams such as Olympiads, NTSE, IITJEE,AIEEE, PMT etc. is the new parameter of success. Pressure to perform at the board exams, compelled with the acute need to excel in competitive exams is creating high levels of stress in students and parents. This has an adverse impact on the overall personality of the student. Hence it is important that the schools look at ways to reduce this stress and enable holistic personality development of the students.