SCHOOL NEWS AND UPDATES/MAY 2018.

Labour Day Celebration.
The Grade 4 staff of the college were felicitated on the occasion of worker’s day on the 1st of May. There was a special assembly held in their honour.
At the assembly they were escorted to seats in the balcony overlooking the school first field. They were given a guard of honour clap by students of class 6 who lined up in the corridors above the quadrangle and outside the computer laboratories.

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Several speeches highlighting the contribution made by Grade 4 staff to our school were made at the assembly.
After the assembly in the evening all the Grade 4 staff were given a special tea in the refectory. The serving of the tea was done by the school leaders.

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Founder’s Day Celebration

The feast day of Blessed Edmund Rice was celebrated on the 5th of May, Mass at 9: 00 am in the school chapel was attended by all the staff members. The choir sang beautifully. All prayed for the blessings of Blessed Edmund Rice on our school, students and staff.
After that there was a special program in the auditorium which consisted of a prayer service and enactment of parts of the life of Blessed Edmund Rice by students. A box for prayer intentions has been installed near the statue of Blessed Edmund for the use of staff and students. A painting of Blessed Edmund has been installed in the chapel.

The other highlights of the day were the singing completion for classes 7 and 8 and a very happy walk to town by all boarders to see “Avenger’s Infinity War” at the Capitol cinema.

Singing Competition 2018
The singing competition for classes 7 and 8 was held on the 5th of May. The participants, after being prepared for the event by Mr. Austin Singh and Br Anish, presented their melodious performances to the audience gathered in the auditorium.

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Savyasachi Singh, Aakarsh Singh and Yash Lohani were the winners in the class 8 English singing category. Shivesh Kumar, Swapnil Pant and Suvardhan Pant were the winners in the Hindi singing category. For class 7 the winners were Abhyuday Nayal,Ketan Raj and Dev Varma.


1st Place English Singing Class 8( Savyasachi Singh)


1st Place Hindi Singing Class 8( Shivesh Kumar)


1st Place Class 7 ( Abhyuday Nayal)


Blessing of New Junior School Building
The blessing of the new junior school building took place on the 10th of May.Fr Thomas conducted a short blessing ceremony. The whole school was present for the ceremony and they lined up facing the new building. The view from the new building is awesome.

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One set of windows gives a view of the foothills if the Himalayas receding into the distance. The other set of windows gives a great view of the Governor’s residence. The junior school kids who will move there eventually are going to have a hard time trying to look at the blackboard instead!