On 14th November, 2018, the Thomasian family took joy in celebrating the Children’s Day with gaiety and fervour in the school premises. The teachers, presented and performed various events for their children. The program commenced with a soulful prayer song, sung by KG teachers. Ms.Josephine Vanitha (Teaching Staff, Grade V) welcomed the gathering. Mr. J.GAUTHAMAN (Prop. of Gauthaman Eng. Works – Business in maintenance contracts of manning and operation at VOC port ) an illustrious alumnus of our school was the Chief Guest. In his adress, he fondly remembered his student life in the campus and inspired the students to make optimal use of their energy and resources. Teachers of Grade I, II and III staged an action song, that attracted the tiny tots and took them to the realm of ecstasy. Our little bud RAMYA VARSHINI of class V- C donned the role of Chacha Nehru. She admonished her fellow students to follow the footsteps of Pandit Nehru. Another attraction of the day was the scintillating dance performance presented by Mr. PETHRU (Teaching Staff, Commerce Faculty), which received a thunderous applause . Teachers of Grade IX, X conducted a game show, in which the teachers were participants. It was a pure joy for the children to see their beloved teachers on the stage, contending with one another to win the show. Mr.Gauthaman, the Chief Guest gave away the prizes to the little academic toppers. The program had a fitting culmination with the dance by Grade IV, V teachers. They enthralled the entire audience with their graceful performance. Ms.Ursline (Teaching Staff Grade IV) delivered the vote of thanks. With the singing of National Anthem the program came to an end. It was indeed a day to remember and relish.
Today’s assembly (12.11.2018) was well organized by the students of X G.The students shared their thoughts through speeches (both Tamil and English) and songs on the topic”Value of life”. With their eloquent oratorical and singing skills they reminded the august gathering that we should never allow hardships and struggles we face in life to be the stumbling blocks. Instead we should be courageous enough to mould them into stepping stones. The assembly was finally concluded with the National Anthem.
An Essay Contest on “CORRUPTION FREE INDIA” was organised by the Income Tax Department in our school premises on 01.11.2018, Thursday. As many as 225 students of Class XII participated in it earnestly. The essays, penned by Riyas Ahamed (XI-E), Dominic Sam Cardoza (XII-A) and Kevin (XI-A) were deemed the best ones and they were awarded trophies by the Deputy commissioner in the presence of Fr.Julians, our Correspondent and Mr. Oscar, the Principal.
The school celebrated Deepavali, one of the most renowned festivals of our country on 01.11.2018. The students of X-F were in-charge of the program and they presented it in a colourful way, befitting the occasion. The celebrations began with a mellifluous prayer song and was followed by a rendering of the traditional Bharathanatyam. The students enacted a skit, highlighting the importance of celebrating a meaningful Deepavali. Mr.Krishnaswamy (Thoothukudi Fire & Rescue service station) and his team graced the occasion by their presence. He advised the students to celebrate a safe Deepavali, bursting firecrackers in a responsible way. The Top rankers of Standard X, XI & XII in the Quarterly Examinations were honoured and awarded with the cash prize.