The Thomasian family was beset with a mixed feeling of sorrow and gratitude as it prepared to bid aideu to Mr.Chittananda and Ms.Sahayarani, the two longest serving members of the teaching faculty. As they both retire, having completed almost four decades of dedicated service, the school desired to pay its warm tributes through a farewell program held on 22/2/2019. It commenced with a soulful rendition of a Bharatanatyam by a group of students. (Name) welcomed the august assembly. Ms.Florence and Mr.Ezhil Valan, as representatives of the Post Graduate Asst. fraternity felicitated their retiring colleagues with words of sentiment, that emanated from their hearts. Master. Ashwanth and Master.Titus Immanuel represented the student community and thanked profusely both the teachers for their guidance all through these years. Mr. Oscar, the Principal warmly remembered their service and offered his heartfelt gratitude to them. Fr. Joseph Kumar Raja, our former Correspondent and Principal, took all of us along the memory lanes as he had narrated the yeoman services, rendered by both Mr. Chithananda and Ms. Sahayarani. The teaching staff, as a token of their love and gratitude offered memento to both of them. Mr. Thanesh and Mr. Senthil read felicitatory messages in Tamil. A fine consortium of students electrified the gathering with their dance performance. Ms. Sahayarani, in her valedictory speech, remembered gratefully all the blessings she had received through the school and Mr. Chitthanandha, in his address, thanked all the previous and present principals and correspondents. Finally, the day drew to a close and the air was filled with emotions of love, gratitude and a tinge of sorrow.
26th January 1950 is a red letter day in the history of our nation, the day on which we received joyously, the gift of the Indian constitution.
TinyTots of class IV-E presented the assembly on 23rd of January highlighting the pros and cons of the usage of mobile phones in day today life. The assembly commenced with the morning prayer followed by a brief introduction about the topic “Mobile phone Boon or Bane”. Through the speeches and thoughts of the day, the students insisted on the proper usage of mobile phone. They warned us not to get addicted to it. Finally, the Assembly got concluded with the National Anthem.
days’ news headlines, a passage from the Holy Bible and the devoutful recitation of the Psalm. With the singing of the National Anthem, the assembly got dispersed.
Pride and festive cheer marked the Thai Pongal celebration held on 10th January 2019. Students of class IX-G organized a variety of programmes, that filled the campus with the Tamil Land’s cultural aura. The programme commenced with hearing of God’s word, followed by the prayer song. A graceful Bharathanatyam dance welcomed the audience. A short skit about tamil culture and customs followed during Pongal was skillfully enacted. Traditiolnal folk songs and silambaatam amplified the excitement amongst the audience. The girls of class IX-G performed a colourful folk dance that enthralled the assembly. The happy celebration came to an end as Mr.Oscar, the Principal thanked and congratulated profusely all the participants and the teachers who had guided them. The spirit of Pongal was palpable in the campus as the assembly got dispersed.