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News & Events of 2013-2014

Carmel U-16 Cricket

The Management wishes to congratulate the Carmel U-16 Cricket team and their coach Mr. William for having qualified to the First Division after having played in U-16 Knockouts organised by Karnataka State Cricket Association. Carmel beat Delhi Public School in the first match chasing a target of 150 runs and scoring in just 20 overs. In the second match Carmel beat Vidyaniketan chasing a score of 190 runs.

The highest scorers are Chaitanya the Captain with 26 & 60 and Shreenidhi with 49 & 75. The Quarter Finals was played against Bishop Cotton Boys School and ended in a draw. The main wicket takers are Yashas, Shreenidhi, Aditya, Yashas and Vignesh. The players are Chaitanya (Captain), Shreenidhi, Aditya, Prajwal S.K, Praveen S. V, Yashas, Vignesh, Shreyas, Harsh Singhi, UtkarshBagrecha, Rithik, Shyam, Nakul, Tarun Sridhar, Animesh, Chandan and Rohit.


5th South Zone National Taekwondo

The Taekwondo Association of India had conducted the 5th South Zone National Taekwondo Competition on 31st January, 1st and 2nd February, 2014 at V.K. Manor Indoor Stadium, Calicut, Kerala.In the Sub Junior category, Sandeep of Class 7 won a bronze medal in the Individual and group Poomse and Taekquik event, Yashpreet B.V. of class 6 won a Bronze medal in the mixed pair, and group event.


Pooja of Class 8 won a gold medal in the under 48 kgs in the Kyorgugi, Fighting and Sparring event.


Roller Skating Competition

Rishi T.J has participated in a competition conducted by Bengaluru District Roller Skating Association and has won the first place in Tenacity / Quad Rink II 300mts and Rink IIA 500 mts. The event was held at DR. B. R. Ambedkar Stadium, Basaveshwarnagar.


Chess Tournament

Sricharan K.M won the 3rd place in the Chess Tournament conducted by Bangalore Chess Academy.


4th INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF MERIT

Abhishek Bantiya of Class 7D and Vrinda Das of class 9C, are nominated for the ‘4th INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF MERIT‘ for outstanding achievement in the National Audition – Academic School Segment conducted by ISRD.


Times NIE Think & Learn Challenge

Kshithij of 9C is the school topper in Times NIE Think & Learn Challenge conducted in association with Byju’s classes and won a Samsung Tab for the same.

Shashank Bairy of 9C also qualified to the top 100 of the City Level Final Round.


Schools India

Schools India conducted Drawing and Essay writing Competitions on an All India level for students from classes 1 to 10. Prapthi G. M. of class 3 won a silver medal, Pranathi. D of 3C won a Bronze medal, Sujal of 3B won a silver medal, Darshan Khandelwal of 2D won a silver medal.

Chandan. K. of 8B won a Bronze medal in the Drawing contest.


Camel Essay Writing

Lavini G Khandelwal won a bronze, Jeswant V of 2C, Kruthika nandan of 2D won a silver and Varun Rao of 6C won a silver medal in the Essay writing contest.


BHAGAVADGEETHA RECITATION COMPETITION

Sahana M. has won the 3rd place in Bhagawadgita Recitation Competition conducted by Egmore Samskrit School, Chennai on January 25th 2014.


The Graduation Day

The Graduation Day was celebrated on February 1, 2014. It was a day of of mixed feelings for 156 graduating graduates. The Director of Academics-Mrs. Dorothy Menezesurged the students to soar high to achieve great heights for a greater future. She highlighted that commitment to honourable conduct is the key to scale great heights and success. The Chief Guest, Mrs.Prathima Murthy,Professor of Psychiatry and Chief De-addiction Services NIMHANS - advised the students to have self-confidence and life skills. She emphasized the fact that they are now moving out of their comfort zone and hence need to be cautious and matured.


The Administrator of the school, Mr.RoshanMenezesspoke of determination, dedication, patience and poise, substance and stoicism as vital milestones on the pathway to achieve great heights for a greater future. The visual and memorable highlights of the occasion were a video presentation of nostalgic memories of students in their schooling voyage taking them down memory lane. The candle light ceremony, formal speeches, expression by parents of the graduating batch, awards to students for their commendable performance in academics and co-curricular activities.


The head boy of the school AbhishekJayakumar handed over his charge to the head boy designate( for the academic year 2014-2015) - Abhay Sharmaso also the Head girl Shreemathy handed over her charge to the head girl designate-Shreya J (for the academic year 2014-2015).
Principal of Carmel High School - Mrs. Cheryl D’Souza, the Principal of Carmel P.U. College, Mrs.SandhyaMenezes, President of Carmel Education Society- Justice JagannathShetty, members of Carmel Education Society, parents ,well-wishers and the staff graced the occasion.


Annual Day Celebration



The Annual Day was celebrated on February 6th& 7th February. It was not only a day to acknowledge the academic achievements of students throughout the year. but also values pertaining to leadership, conduct, attitude , helpful nature, inter personal skills, punctuality and regularity.



Cultural presentations in the form of dances, miming, songs, skits from each class added colour to the occasion.


Banjara Academy

Banjara Academy headed by Dr. Ali Khwaja on the eve of Republic Day felicitated the private security guard who provides us safety and security. Mr.Ram Singh, security guard was selected for his selfless service of 18 years to the institution ensuring the safety of children in and around the school. Ram Singh was felicitated by Mr. Praveen Sood, Assistant Director General of Police, and Karnataka with a cash award of Rs.2500.


Sankranti

Sankranti, the harvest festival was celebrated at Carmel by students. There was an air of festivity, with a talk highlighting the importance of the festival and with a display.


Founders Day

The founder's day was celebrated on January 10, to commemorate the birth anniversary of the late founder Alexander Menezes. Floral tributes were offered. Speeches reminiscing his memory were delivered; songs were rendered in his loving memory. The Literary Club had conducted cross word puzzle for students ranging from class 5 to 7 and literary quiz for students of Classes 5 to 9 prior to the founder’s day. Certificates of the same were distributed among the winners on that day.


Mock Parliament

A Youth Parliament session was conducted for students of Middle School and High School from classes 7 to 9 to discuss various school problems on academics, co curricular activities and was a forum to enhance their leadership and problem solving abilities. The session also gave an insight into Parliamentary procedures.

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Christmas Celebration

Christmas was celebrated with joy in celebration of the birth and miracles of Jesus Christ. It was marked by songs and dances to highlight the same.


The teachers staged a tableau depicting the Resurrection of Christ.


Retirement Felicitation

Mrs. Dorothy D’Silva, Mentor-Department of Kannada & Mrs. Vijaya, Mentor – Department of Mathematics were felicitated on their retirement by the management, staff and students for having contributed 31 years and 27 years of dedicated service.


Inspiro 2013

Carmelites participated in Inspiro 2013, an inter school competition in cultural, literary and sporting events on 29th & 30th November. The Senior Volleyball team captained by the Sports leader Akshaya Krishna were the Runners up from among 10 teams. Bhoomi & team from High School won the 1st Prize in contemporary dance and the second prize in Light Music.


Suraj & team from Middle School won the I Prize in Light Music and Second Place in Western Dance. Carmelites also won prizes in Face Painting, Mad Acts, Essay writing and went on to win the Overall Championship.


Felicitation

Mrs. Dorothy Menezes, Founder Principal was felicitated for her unstinted service in the field of education by the students and staff of Carmel High School on November 19. She has put in 45 long years of selfless service and is commendably responsible for the excellent quality of education provided in Carmel High School. She now assumes the office of the Director of Academics.



The felicitation function was marked by variety of entertainment provided by the students replete with songs and dances by the students. The staff of the school held an exclusive function with all former retired teachers as invitees. The members of the management and the former teachers spoke about the founder Principal as their role model and mentor.



The staff showcased its talents with a Hindi skit and fashion walk highlighting the fact that the school has over the years provided the impetus for many to pursue their dreams and achieve success in multifarious careers. A power point presentation by the Computer Department depicting the Mrs. Dorothy Menzes’s journey in Carmel was a special feature of the occasion. It was a time to revel, rejoice and relive good times.


Alexander Memorial Volley ball Tournament

The 13th edition of Alexander Volleyball Tournament 2013 in memory of the Founder was organized on the 7th and 8th of November at the school sports arena. The Chief Guest for the valedictory function was Mrs. Supriya, a National Volleyball player. 9 schools from all over Bangalore participated in the same.

The winners were A.V. Education Society, the Runners-up were Shantiniketan Education Trust, Mico Layout, the third place was bagged by Shantiniketan Education Trust, Bilekahalli, and the fourth place was bagged by the host school.
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Children’s day celebrations

The celebration began with a special prayer by the Director Academics, Mrs. Dorothy Menezes followed by song and a humorous skit by the staff to make the day memorable for the children. ruvanthika

Annual Sports Meet


The 46th Annual Sports meet was held on October 28 and 29 at Ambedkar Stadium. There was a ceremonious guard of Honour, declaration of the sports meet open, the solemn oath taking ceremony, the reading of the sports report of the sporting achievements. A gamut of sporting events included athletics, relay, high jump, long jump and so on. Cultural displays, Taekwondo display, gymnastics, various types of drills, aerobics were the other highlights of the function.



The Chief Guest for the Inaugural Function was Dr. Bette Gowda- the Director of Physical Education, and International Volleyball Referee and The Chief Guest for the Valedictory function was Mr.Shekhar Naik – Captain - Indian Blind Cricket League. The Director of Academics Mrs. Dorothy Menezes gave an inspiring speech to the budding sporting talents.


The Principal Mrs. Cheryl D'Souza addressed the gathering urging students to balance academics and sports. Administrator- Mr. Roshan Menezes, Principal of Carmel P.U. College, Mrs. Sandhya Menezes, the President of Carmel Education Society Justice Jagannath Shetty and members of Carmel Education Society graced the occasion.


Star Correspondent Award

Mrs. Vinoda Rao, Mentor and NIE Coordinator of the school was awarded as Star Teacher Correspondent for the academic year 2012-2013. The award ceremony was held on October 29. She has been awarded for her literary skills, enthusiasm, and ability to provide timely and relevant inputs in the Times of India Student edition.


Cultural events

Intra class competitions were held for the students from class 5 to 10 in various events like Western Music, Folk Dance for Middle School & Light Music and Hip Hop dance for High School. It was a platform for students to display their talents. Certificates were given to the winners and runners up. ruvanthika

ACHIEVEMENTS

Rakshith. M. of Class 9, participated in State Level Roller Skating Competition and won Silver medals in 1000mts, 10,000mts and 15,000mts and has been selected to represent at the National Level which will held in Bombay between 16th to 20th of December 2013.

Rohit Krishna V. N. of class 7A & Yashpreet V. of class 6B were awarded the I Prize in Abacus, Vedic Maths conducted by WhizKidz in the top-Kat 8 Level at the National Level.

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Abhinav Badiger, Akarsh Murthy, Siddharth K Rao participated in the Science exhibition held at Koramangala Indoor Stadium on October 5th and were declared winners. They won trophies, mp3 players and gift vouchers worth Rs 700 each.

Hobitute Art foundation had conducted an Art competition for schools students in Bangalore on July 10, 2013. Bhavana Parekh of Class 6 bagged the 3rd prize and was declared among the top 200 in Bangalore. Varun Rao and Anjali Shah of Class 6 were the runners up prize winners and among the top 400 in Bangalore.

Suraj, Akshatha Bhat, Apoorva H.N, Aditi.V, Shreya, Yashpreeth & Deeksha Girish of class6 participated in the dance competition organized by Nandini Utsav on October 7th and won the Consolation prize for the same.

Preethi S. of class 2 has been declared as 'Sparkie Champ of the Week' for her exemplary performance in Mindspark for the month of November.


ASSET Exams

The following students have excelled in Asset Exams 2013-14 conducted by Educational Initiatives with distinguished performance. They are among the top 5% scorers all over India.

Primary School: Abhaya R Surya, Akash A.G, Dhanush V Gowda, Divakar V Raaj, Manish M Gowda,Manreqarutu P Joshi, Manya BM, Mithun R, Mukul Shabari, Pooja S, Pranathi N, Priyadarshini S, Priyanka N Uday, Ruthika K Gowri, Saanvi N, Sanjana K R, Suprith G B, Tejas Arya, Trisha Sridhar, Udit K Shreyas, Vismaya G H of class 3A, Shashank B N, Tejas B Pavan of 3B and Shivani A of 4A have been awarded certificates for outstanding performance.

Middle School: Likith K M & Sujit D Ghorpade of 5B, Sakshi Bothra of 5D, Aditi.V, Apoorva. H.N, Neeraja S & Suraj K of 6A, Neha R Baggan & Pranay P Nayak of 6C, Shubhankar. V.K, Vedhas Balaji & Yogith of 6D, Chirag N.K of 7A, Harshith D & Prathik Surana of 7D outstanding performance in Social Studies.

High School: Aditya Mirji, Prerak P Bharadwaj, Shashank R Bairy & Yathendra Yadav of 9C, Akash Janardhan of 10D, Abhishek Jayakumar & Yash Nagada of 10C.


SCIFICA 2013

SCIFICA 2013 (an amalgamation of Science and fiction) was held on 29th and 30th August, 2013 in the school premises kick started with a contest for designing the name and logo for the event. The name was coined by Abhay Sharma of Class 9D and the logo was designed by Akashdeep K of class 9D.



There were nearly 3000 spectators to witness the scientific splendor from neighbouring schools as well. Competitive working and non working models, seven wonders of the world, glimpses into futuristic visions, a model of the first aircraft by the Wright brothers, behavioural sciences, human organs, big bang theory, 3D shows, space station, solar city, a model of the Himalayas, a glance of the cultural and historical sites of Karnataka, English plays, Indian and world geographical features, history of various civilizations, art and craft were the highlights of this event along with fun and games carnival.


The purpose of the exhibition was to enhance the scientific temper of the students whilst activating their grey cells. The 2 day fest was a feast to one's eyes, tickling one's minds and an enriching experience.


Teachers’ Day Celebration


The Student Council made the Teachers Day memorable for teachers at Carmel this year. Activities like treasure hunt, antakshari, rangoli and sporting events like throwball, volleyball, cricket and tug of war was organized which saw enthusiastic participation of teachers across all the blocks of the school.


Teachers (Winners and Runners up) were awarded medals for the same. On September 5th the students entertained the teachers with a comedy act, dance and songs. All the teachers were awarded certificates appreciating them.


Mr. Jagdeesh

Banjara academy headed by Dr. Ali Khwaja identifies and felicitates deserving candidates in the field of education. This year the support staff who have put in more than 10 years of service and who go out of their way to help, motivate and encourage students were felicitated.

The school nominated Mr. Jagadish who is a cheerful, dedicated person with good inter personal skills and known as the First Aid Uncle lovingly by the students who was given a memento and a cash cheque of Rs. 2000. Principal Mrs. Cheryl D’souza congratulated him for his service and wished him the very best in continuing his work with dedication.


Intra School Activity

The theme for Fancy Dress was “Community Helpers” for KG II. It was a not only visual but also audio treat by the children who enacted effectively to show importance the service rendered by the community helpers.



Achievements by Carmelites

Verbattle

Abhishek Jayakumar of 10 C & Tapan Menezes of class 10D participated in Verbattle Junior 2013 organised between August 18th to 23rd and qualified to the top 9 teams from among 243 teams all over Karnataka.


Public Speaking

Yuva Global Bengaluru conducted a public speaking competition on September 4, as part of the Teachers Day celebration on the topic” My teacher is the best “at Tanishq jewellers, Malleshwaram. Bhoomika Rasquinha of Class 9C won the 3rd prize and a cash prize of Rs. 1000, and Smaran of class 7B won a consolation prize for the same.

Ruvanthika of Kg II C has won the I prize in Solo dance competition conducted by Spinners Dance Studio on 11th August 2013.
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Sports

KSCA organized Under-16 three league match in which the Carmel played against Shantiniketan High School on August 8th and won by 8 wickets. The second match was played against Miarabic International School on August 13th and the third against Bethany High School on August 29th with Carmel winning both the matches. Srinidhi, Praveen S C & Chaitanya Gowda, Vignesh were the top batsmen and the top wicket takers were Sagar, Yashas Gowda, Prajwal S.B & Srinidhi.


Feast of our Lady Carmel

July 16th July 16th was celebrated as the Feast of our Lady Carmel, the patroness of our institution. The celebration began with a Holy mass by Rev Father Vijaykumar who gave a sermon about “Keep the light burning….”, highlighting the importance of each individual accomplishing their mission in life and more so the role of mentors in the Institution.


The management also arranged a day’s outing for the staff to Emerald Isle resort with a lot of team building activities to unwind and relax for the day.


Horlicks wiz kid

Participating in the Wiz Kids event this year on July 19th at Jnana Jyothi auditorium was a defining moment for the students of class 10 this year, this being their last year at Carmel High. There was enthusiastic participation in a plethora of events.


Shubhankar Bera of 10D & Yash Nagada of 10C won the first prize in the event “Recycle Raja.” Abhishek Jayakumar of 10C, Mohammed Saud of 10C & Swaraj.S made it to the finals of Wiz talent from over 100 teams. The Carmelites were acknowledged as the “Best Cheering team” and awarded for the same.


New Principal at the helm

On August 2nd, the staff & students of Carmel High School welcomed the Mrs. Cheryl D’Souza who took over as the new Principal of Carmel High. She was welcomed by the Student Council and the Academic Coordinator - Mrs. Sathi Surendranath introduced her to the staff & students.


A post graduate with a gold medal in Psychology, she has succeeded the Founder Principal Mrs. Dorothy Menezes who wished her the very best in her new role. Mrs. Cheryl D’Souza thanked everyone present for the cordial welcome and said that she looked forward to the support of the fraternity to ensure that she would carry Carmel forward and keep the flag soaring high. The Administrator, Mr. Roshan Menezes also wished her success in her endeavour.


Health Checkup

The management organized a health checkup and awareness camp for all students from Nursery to class 10 during the first week of August. The Community Service wing of Dr. Ambedkar College of Medical Sciences conducted the week long health check up.



Independence Day Celebrations

The 67th Independence Day celebrations began with the General Salute and the unfurling of the flag by the Principal Mrs. Cheryl D’Souza. She addressed the students highlighting the importance of the day and the great work done by the Freedom fighters of India.


She encouraged the students to work hard and become worthy and responsible citizens of the country. The students from middle school presented a dance drama depicting the rich heritage of India and send out a message to the audience that though India is plagued with a number of problems today, a day will come when there is triumph of good over evil.


Achievements by Carmelites

Sports

Taluk Level Basketball Tournament 2013 organised by the Department of Public Instruction was hosted by Carmel High School on 25th July at Ambedkar Stadium. I5 schools participated in the same and the winners were Shoene Start St. Mary’s school. The host school was the runners up in the tournament. The captain Akshay Krishna of 10B and his team members Dhruvin, Prajwal.S, Prajwal M, Deepankar.Y More, Deependar Khoda, Jatin Sharma, Harsha T.G & Manoj. M were congratulated by the management.

Carmel School was also the Runners up in the Taluk Level Volley Ball Tournament 2013 organised by the Department of Public Instruction. The team comprises of the captain Akshay Krishna of 10 B, Dhruvin, Harsha, Prajwal.S, Prajwal.M, Dion D’Souza, Tushar, Vivek, Ajay, Shreyas, Abhishek & Gautham.

Cricket is a passion for most Carmelites. Carmel U-16 Cricket team was the Runners up in the Taluk Level Cricket Tournament 2013 organized by the Department of Public Instruction. The captain Chaitanya Gowda of 10A, Srinidhi M.A, Praveen S.V, Shreyas, Prajwal S.K, Sagar. N, Yahas Gowda, Suneeth, Vishwanath, Shyam, Piyush, Abhiram, Adithya K & Rachan were congratulated by the Administrator. Srinidhi of 10B scored 90 runs in 3 matches and Yashas Gowda of 9B took 3 wickets.

Leap Start Cup Volley Ball Tournament

Carmel hosted the leapstart tournament in which about 11 schools in Bangalore participated. Carmel qualified to the finals by winning against Innisfree House School and Cordial High School but lost to Vidya Bharathi School in the finals emerging Runners Up.



Taekwnodo

Taekwondo

Pooja P of 8D, won Gold in the Sparring Event, Yashpreeth of 6B won silver and bronze in Poomsae, Anusha of class 7 won gold and 2 Bronze in Poomsae and Sandeep of class 7 won 2 Silvers and I Bronze in Poomsae in the 31st State Sub Junior Taekwondo Championships held at Nehru Stadium, Shimoga between July 27th to 29th.

Spell Bee

The following students are among the first 10 rank holders in Wiz National Spell Bee State Level Competition. Hanish S Adhi of Class 1- 2nd Rank, Vignesh Desu of Class 1 & Vijaya Madhuri of Class 8- 5th Rank, Adithya.V of Class 3- 4th Rank and Ajjaya G.D of Class 4 has secured the 4th Rank.
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Sudoku

Sudoku

Devayani of Class 9C has won the second place in the Sudoku Competition 2013 organized by Mitra Academy on behalf of Karnataka ICSE Schools Association.


Felicitation of Mrs. Jayamma

Mrs. Jayamma, who had been mentor in the Kannada Department for the last 27 years was felicitated on her retirement by management, students and staff.


Students felicitated her with flowers and gifts and entertained her with skits, songs and dance Carmel High was replete with a sense of mixed feelings of pain and pleasure.


Wealth out of Waste - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle...


Carmel has always done its bit to conserve environment and being a part of WOW (Wealth out of Waste) initiative in collaboration with ITC is another) step in this direction.

For the second consecutive year Carmelites contributed to this Recycling initiative by giving their old books, newspapers, cartons and so on.

Last year having been acknowledged for having saved 46 trees, this year was another feather in our cap when Carmel was recognized as one of the top six schools in Bangalore at an event organised by ITC with BBMP at National College Grounds, Basavangudi on July 1st, to commemorate with the World Recycling Day.

The award was accepted by the Principal Mrs. Dorothy Menezes in the presence of the Mayor, BBMP Commissioner, MLA’S and other dignitaries.



Parenting Programme

Mr.Ajit Kaikeni, director of Buoyancee had an interaction with Parents of Students of classes 8,9 and 10 to enhance relationship between parent and child and how to 'Get the best out of their children'.

This was followed by a session on improving memory technique by Mr. Rajendra Kulkarni of Xplore Consultancy.


Investiture ceremony

The Investiture ceremony at Carmel High School was celebrated on June 15 , 2013. It was a ceremonious occasion for the newly elected leaders. The school captain for the academic year 2013-2014 is Abhishek Jayakumar, the vice-captain is Sreemathy, the discipline leader of the school is Tapan Menezes. Other leaders namely the literary, the cultural, Sports leader and the captain of the various houses were also elected.


A ceremonious oath was administered by the Chief Guest for the occasion Mrs. Cheryl D'Souza. She urged the leaders to be perfect examples to their fraternity. The Principal of the school Mrs. Dorothy Menezes emphasised the fact that the leaders ought to be good role models to their fellow mates and take up their duties devotedly and judiciously while upholding the values and traditions of the school.


Pooja’s Achievement

Pooja P. from 8th Standard ‘D’ Section participated in 7th Asian Junior Taekwondo championship held at Jakarta , Indonesia between 19th to 23rd June in Under 42 kg weight category.


Memories – “Made in China”

With the completion of every academic year, the teachers take a break and it has become a tradition in Carmel to set out on an international tour and this time it was to China from 28th April to 5th May 2013. It was not just a leisure trip but proved to an educational one too.


Beijing, with its wonder - The great Wall of China, the historical Forbidden city & Tiananmen Square, the awesome acrobatic shows, super fast train and Shanghai had its share of paces to see museums, shopping centres, beautiful skyscrapers and city centres were all a fascination for staff of Carmel.


Toppers of Board Exam 2012-13

The Management and staff wishes to congratulate both ICSE & State students for their good performance in the Board Exam 2012-13.


ADITYA K.
80.8%


ADITYA. A. MONDKAR
83.6%


BHARGAV GANAPATHI
92.8%


FELIX NIKITH KUMAR
90.24%


HEMANTH KUMAR KATARIA
80%


KHUSHAL JHAJHARIA
92.5%


MADHU S. S.
88.8%


MAHENDRAN.P.
84%


M. AISHWARYA LAKSHMI
88%


PRIYANKA. D. SHETH
89.12%


RAKSHITH. C.
91.6%


V. SAGARIKA
85.6%


SANJAN VIJAYAKUMAR
92%


SHARMITHA. S. BYSANI
91.8%


SHIBANI. P. HEGDE
91.6%


SHUBHANKAR KOTHARI
86.4%


SUHAN PRABHU. K.
94.5%


SUHAS. M.
93%


TARUN BHARGAVA SRIRAM
94%


VINDHYA. N.
91.8%


Environment Day celebrations

Environment Day was celebrated on June 5, 2013 complying with the world theme, "Think, Eat and Save". The focus was to use resources judiciously and prevent them from extinction in future. In this regard students of class 10 presented a song on the conservation of environment and a musical tableau, with song and dance on the need of the hour to preserve and conserve trees, to avoid its total extinction by 2050. The student leaders rendered thought provoking speeches on the theme.


The Principal of the school, Mrs. Dorothy Menezes emphasized on the selection of organic food and reduction in the wastage of food. She coined a slogan : All taste, No waste, and Eat to live and grow. She concluded with good wishes for the Environment Day. The Principal along with the Academic Coordinators planted a sapling in the school playground with a hope to motivate students to plant more trees in their vicinity.


The school also witnessed weeklong celebrations with various activities on Environmental theme, Painting for students of classes 1 & 2, Elocution for class 3, collage making for class 4, Little Farmers for class 5, Best out of waste for class 6. Slogan writing for class 7, Role play for class 8, debate & Pencil shading for classes 9 & 10 in which the students participated enthusiastically.


Spell Bee

English Wizard Foundation had conducted a Spell Bee examination for students from classes 1 to 9. These students are the qualifiers to the National level.


Student Achiever- Swimming

The Karnataka State Swimming Association had conducted a SubJunior and Junior Aquatic Championship 2013 in Bangalore from May 29 to June 1, 2013 in which Bhavana of 5th Standard "C" Section has won the second place in 4x50 metres Medley Relay, in 4x 50 metres Freestyle Relay and 50 metres Breast Stroke.

Vikram Gowda of 6th Standard "B" has participated in the State level Swimming Competition held in and conducted by Basavangudi Aquatic Centre on 29th, 30th, 31st May and June 1. He won 1 silver and 2 bronze medals in group III category for 11 and 12 years. He has been selected for the National level to be held at Goa from 20th to 25th June.

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