Annual Day Celebration at Holy Redeemer School, Belthangady
Mangaluru: Annual Day, a celebration of a year’s journey of Holy Redeemer School, Belthangady, was held on November 29 in the church grounds in grandeur.
School Pupil Leader Dhravya Bhandary of class 10 welcomed the guests with the school band led by Jevita Rodrigues of class 9.
Very Rev. Fr Walter D’Mello, Correspondent of Holy Redeemer Institutions, presided over the celebration. Mr Ronald Silvan D’Souza, founder and executive director of Leksa Lighting Technologies Pvt. Ltd., was the chief guest. Walter Monis, Vice President of Parish Pastoral Council; Gilbert Pinto, Secretary of Parish Pastoral Council; Pauline Rego, Coordinator of Parish Commissions; Renny Vas, Headmistress of Church Higher Primary School; and Supriya D’Souza, Vice President of PTA, were the guests of honour.
The celebration began with a solemn prayer dance by students in class 10.
Headmaster Rev. Fr Clifford Simon Pinto welcomed the gathering wholeheartedly.
Assistant Headmistress Blendin Rodrigues proudly presented the annual school report. School events and activities were wonderfully complied with in a video presentation by Teacher Pallavi.
Toppers of the SSLC 2022–23 state board exam were felicitated. Academic toppers of 2022–23 from UKG to class 9 were honoured.
Alston D’Silva, who secured third place, Veona Rego, and Shreyas, who participated in the district-level athletic meet, were honoured.
The Squad Champions trophy bagged by Red Squad students this year was presented to the squad leaders and mentors.
The headmaster presented a token of gratitude to all the generous sponsors and to all guests.
Trainers for various school activities were also honoured.
Teacher Anitha proposed the vote of thanks graciously, and the formal program was beautifully compered by Teacher Preetha D’Souza.
Cultural events this year had a theme of ‘Light of moral values to life’ synching with the school motto, ‘Light to life’
All students from the lowermost playschool to the highermost class 10 gave vibrant and mesmerizing performances.
Cultural events were filled with versatile dances, drama, singing, music, art, karate, stunts, and pyramids.
The talents, hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm of all staff and students were well highlighted.
Raaiz Razak and Rishel Bennis of class 10 hosted the cultural event skillfully under the guidance of Mrs Preetha D’Souza.
The event was concluded in a meaningful way by the school choir singing the school anthem.