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Water polo city champs!

16 Sep, 2015 Our U/17 school Water polo team emerged Mumbai city champs in the DSO organized tournament defeating Bombay Scottish 5-0. However we lost to Raigad 7/4 in an exciting zonals' final held in Thane to emerge runners-up of the inter school Waterpolo...

Hindi One Act Play

14 Sep, 2015 Paying homage to our Rashtrabhasha - The Hindi One Act Plays Mumbai, Sept. 14: The ‘Hindi Divas’ was celebrated at Don Bosco High School, Matunga with great reverence towards the one tongue that gives us our national identity, and in a country which...

Foot Ball

14 Sep, 2015 Congratulations to our u-14 school football team that won the Mumbai city championship in the DSO organized tournament for the second time this year. Well done boys and...

AVEC

12 Sep, 2015 The role of parents, along with teachers, in shaping students’ lives – AVEC Seminar 2015-2016  The Value Education Seminar for Value Education coordinators, ‘Involving Parents in the Educative Process’ focused on the crucial role families play in shaping...

Field Trip Primary

The boys of std I went to the Chatrapathi Shivaji museum on the 10th of September 2015. They were taken to the Natural History section. The children were thrilled to see different kinds of stuffed birds, animals & fish at a close range, the nests they build and...

Nature Club

Going on a nature trail Mumbai, September 10: A group of Nature Club enthusiasts of our school visited the Sion Fort Garden along with their teacher, Mrs. Barkha Shah, as part of a Green line activity, under the guidance of Ms. Gauri Gurad, a plant expert. The Nature...

RIP

9 Sep 2015 Mrs. Eunice Lawrence (Ex-Supervisor: Pre-Primary Section). She was in service at Don Bosco, Matunga for 36 years from June 1952 to Aug 1988.  May God grant her eternal reward and peace. We extend our condolences to the bereaved members of Mrs. Eunice's...

Feather in our cap

 Don Bosco High School, Matunga features in top ten schools in India in the Boys' Day Schools' Category - the annual Education World India School Rankings 2015. Excerpt from DNA: Boys Day Schools category: Campion School, Fort, Mumbai No 1; Bishop's School, Pune No 6;...

English Elocution

7 Sep, 2015 Congratulations to Donatus Noronha (Std. 7 D) for winning the 2nd prize in the English Elocution, and also the best Goan speaker in the Junior Category, in the Goan Institute Competition (finals) held on 6th September 2015. In the same competition, Aaron...

Teachers Day

To Our Teachers, With Love – Teachers’ Day celebrations Mumbai, September 5: The special occasion on which to show gratitude towards teachers, the Teachers’ Day, was a grand affair at Don Bosco’s with students felicitating their teachers in their respective classes,...

Android App Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of Don Bosco Matunga Android Mobile app. 3 options to download the Android app: On the phone go to: Google Play Store > Click on Apps> Search > (type) Don Bosco High School Matunga >  (it will show) Don Bosco High...

Happy Teachers Day

On the occasion of teacher's day, our Principal Fr. Bernard has sent a message. Please click on the link to access the message: Principal's Message on the occasion of Teacher's Day 2015

“The Green house week”

The staff and the students of the green house celebrated the ‘Green House Week’ with great gusto and pomp. The celebration commenced on the 24th August 2015- 29th August 2015. The green house brought about the rich culture, tradition, religion, cuisine, etc of the...

A Nature Club activity

Visit to the Pramod Mahajan Udyan Mumbai, August 22: A group of five students belonging to the school’s nature club, along with their teacher, Mrs. Lakshmi Krishna, visited the Udyan at Tulsi Pipe Road for a full day's programme, from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., organized by...

The Design For Change (D.F.C.)

The Design For Change (D.F.C.) programme is a global movement that cultivates the ‘I Can’ mindset in every child; empowering children by giving them the opportunity to express their own ideas for a better world and putting the same into action. Don Bosco High School,...

Winners All

The India u-16 squad for the 2017 FIFA u-17 World Cup to be hosted by India is presently in Germany to play a string of practice matches. Here, our team lost 3-5 to Germany's SpVgg Unterhaching on Saturday 29 Aug at DFI Artificial Ground in Germany. Our Don Bosco...

Cultural Day Std IV 29-8-15

`Helping Hands, Loving Hearts `, this theme was beautifully portrayed by the students of Std. IV in the form of dance, drama and music. The programme began with a lovely welcome by the students  who came dressed in colourful costumes and set the tone for the day with...

Raksha Bandhan

The Sr KG celebrated  the festival of in class on the 28th August '15.  The parents were instructed to sit with their children and prepare a rakhi and teach them a few sentences on the festival. The children were eager to see the rakhies of their friend and also to...

Numbers are Important

29 August 2015. The students of Std III observed Numbers are Important Day on the 26th of August. The classrooms were decorated in keeping with the theme. A discussion  was held where the children were made to understand how and why numbers play an important role in...

Assembly –IX E 26th August

                         The IX E class presented a meaningful and well executed  assembly highlighting children's ability to act as agents of change. The  assembly focussed on the life of Craig Kielburger, a child rights activist  who was just in the Seventh grade...

Field trip to the Taraporewala Aquarium

-Mrs Vailena D' Souza The students of std III went on a field trip to the Taraporewala Aquarium today, ie 27th August, 2015. This field trip was organised for the children to supplement their lesson in EVS on living and non living things. Along with their cap, water...

‘International Shiksha Abhiyan’

An opportunity to explore overseas study courses -Ms. Ashwini Gupte, with inputs from Rishit Parekh and Ganesh Adepu, X F Mumbai, AUGUST 23: Students from Classes IX and X of Don Bosco High School, Matunga, attended an ‘International Shiksha Abhiyan’ initiated by...

Greater Mumbai Amateur Aquatic Aug 25

Master Karan Shukla of Std-10 A won the most promising young player's award at the Greater Mumbai Amateur Aquatic, Senior Water polo Tournament- 2015. Well done Karan. Congrats!...

Our U/14 Basketball

Our U/14 Basketball team won the Savio Hoop inter-school basketball tournament held at St. Dominic Savio Andheri. In the finals they beat PG Garodia school 45-17. Pratham Soni of Std. 8-D was adjudged the best player of the tournament. In the same tournament our U/11...

Basketball

Our U/11 Basketball team are Runners up of the Savio hoops basketball...

Bosco’s Talent Fest, the ‘Kala Utsav’ a grand success

Don Bosco High School, Matunga’s annual festival, spelt two days, August 21 and 22, of fun, creativity and learning. We witnessed a slew of events, both group and individual, that brought talent to the fore and fetched the children House Points. We also focused on...

Art Attack

Art Attack Day was celebrated by the students of STD I & II on 21st August 2015. The classrooms and corridors were decorated with different kinds off paintings. The children were taught various art related activities, such as blow painting, thumb printing etc. The...

Education to Love

Prasd Chalkar XF and Aaron Pereira  XF                         Education to Love was not a  new subject for the students of Std X., though more popularly known as Sex Education.  They had heard about it from friends. They made their way to the conference hall and met...

‘Saint John Bosco – Mission to Love’.

On 11th Aug 2015, over 1600 students from Stds. V to X saw the engrossing movie 'Saint John Bosco - Mission to Love'. As part of the bicentenary celebration of the birth of Don Bosco, the epic movie was screened for the students and staff of DB Matunga which...

Independence Day

‘One small step makes a big difference’ – We acknowledge achievers on the memorable occasion of India’s 69th Independence Day  A red letter day, when we at Don Bosco High School, Matunga hoisted the tricolour with pride and saluted all the ‘true patriots’ who...

Monsoon Week Aug 13

Monsoon Week Mrs Colleen Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 13 August 2015, Standard I-IV is observing monsoon week from 10th -14th August 2015 . The classrooms and corridors were adorned with charts in keeping with the theme. The teachers...

Water Day

Standard II celebrated water day on 11th August 2015. Co-relating academics with extra-curricular activities is the hallmark of our institution. The classroom and corridors were adorned with charts in keeping with the theme. The teachers explained the importance of...

Singing Competition

The singing competition for standard I and II was held on 11th August 2015. This helped thechildren to showcase their talent and gain confidence. It was surprising to hear them sing songs of the 60’s and 70’s. Their performance was par excellence and was thoroughly...

Executive Committee of PTA 2015-2016

Rev. Fr. Wilfred D’Souza, Manager Rev. Fr. Bernard Fernandes                 President Mr. Akhtar - Ul - Islam Kazi Vice President Mrs Valenka Fernandes Secretary (Staff) Ms Karuna Dadipogu Jt. Secretary (Staff) Mr. Rajesh Patil Jt. Secretary (Parent)   Teacher...

Retired Staff

Retired Staff: Mr. Saby Dias/ Mrs Sirya Paiva/Mrs Priscilla D' Souza

The American Library Workshop 

Endorsing the use of authentic sources for e-learning: The American Library Workshop  - Ms. Sonali D’Silva and Ms. Dipti Shah The American Library at the American Consulate, in collaboration with Atma, conducted an e-learning workshop for teachers on August 1, 2015,...

Jr Kg tiny tots learn ‘clean’ values

The Jr kg children  were taken on their first field trip  on the 29th of July'15 by bus  to see the clean and dirty areas in the city .The bus drove them towards Dharavi  where the teacher  brought to their notice the dirt lying around. From there they went towards...

Singing Competition- Primary Section

Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 28 July 2015. The students of Std III & IV were informed well in advance about the singing competition and were asked to learn an English song.  Many young crooners flocked in for the audition. The best twelve students from...

Field trip – Sr. Kg.

An experience of the neighbourhood – Field trip: Sr. Kg. -Ms. Larissa Carvalho Dominic Savio Kindergarten Matunga The Sr. Kg. boys were taken for a road trip in the school bus around the neighbourhood. It was a rainy day and the boys were all excited as it was their...

Our New website

Welcome to our new website. We received a lot of feedback from parents and well wishers on how we could improve our website and we have taken this in to account while building this new website. The layout is simpler and cleaner and navigation to specific section has...

Yellow House

The Yellow House continued their journey -Ms. Susan Philip   The Yellow House continued their journey and followed their Star: North India. The school experienced a kaleidoscopic tourist experience of History, Mythology, literature and the Fine Arts. Adorned with...

Grand Parents Day

Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 27 July 2015  Grandparents Day The primary section of Don Bosco High School celebrated‘Grandparents Day’ on 25th July 2015. The classrooms, corridors and hall were decorated in accordance with the days’ theme. The grandparents...

English Literary Club takes off

English literary club gets set and takes off … - Mrs. Elizabeth Soares Don Bosco Matunga, Mumbai 24th July 2015   The evening of 22nd July 2015 was indeed delightful and motivating. The day received its flavour because 45 students from Std 5 to  std 9 attended the...

Parents, you raise me up – Class Assembly VII C

Class Assembly VII C – Parents, you raise me up -Mrs. Ashwini Gupte Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai   24th July 2015 Don Bosco wanted every Salesian Institution to have the four dimensions of home, school, church and playground, and the students of VII C,...

The Council begins in earnest

Getting down to brass tacks- The Council begins in earnest -Ms Ashwini Gupte  Don Bosco High School, Matunga,Mumbai 24 July 2015 The Student Council, along with the Working Committee, convened the inaugural meeting on July 17 to address key issuses such as spot...

Young mathematician achievers at the Concept Exam

Young mathematician achievers at the Concept Exam -Ms Ashwini Gupte  Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 24 July 2015 Savio Rodricks of Class IX and Rasesh Bhagat of Class VI were awarded medals, along with certificates of achievement for meritorious performance at...

Maharashtra Talent Search Examination

Bosco's talent shines at the M.T.S. Exam -Ms Ashwini Gupte  Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 24 July 2015. Two of our students did us proud at the Maharashtra Talent Search Examination conducted for students of Class IX in May 2015. Venkatesh Shenoy won the...

High School Scholarship Examination – Rankers

Kudos to our rankers at the High School Scholarship Examination 2014-15 Don Bosco High School Matunga 22nd July 2015 High School Scholarship Examination Year 2014-2015 Name Of Student Rank SHENOY VARUN RAMCHANDRAN 16  KARTHIK RAAMAKRISHNA 20 UNNY SIDDHARTH HARI 23...

Rankers – Middle School Scholarship Exam

Our students do us proud at the Middle School Scholarship Examination Don Bosco High School Matunga Mumbai 22nd July 2015 Middle School Scholarship Examination Year 2014-2015 Name Rank -- Sachin 8 -- Snehil 18 Thakkar Nilay 23 Balla Mahadev 27 Chouhan Nikhil 29 Lund...

Be the change you want to see in the world – Assembly X C

Class Assembly X C- Be the change you want to see Mrs. Ashwini Gupte Don Bosco High School, Matunga – Mumbai 22nd July 2015  The Mahatma's inspiring words formed the crux of the message given by the class, urging us to be proactive in tackling problems we observe...

Display Charts Of Yellow House July 20

Display Charts Of Yellow House An enchanting tour of North India - The Yellow House Week begins  - Ms. Susan Philip Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 20 July 2015 A journey through North India- a sneak peek into the rich and composite culture that is a harmonious...

REPORT ON TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMME BY HARIT SENA

REPORT ON TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMME BY HARIT SENA                   -Mrs.Arati Dodti Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai 20 July 2015   VENUE: DHARAVI NATURE PARK, DHARAVI, SION (W) Teachers of the Mumbai south zone schools attended a seminar on July 15, at the...

Rashtriya’s Harit Sena’s initiative – Nature club

The Rashtriya Harit Sena’s initiative extends to become a Nature Club project -Mrs. Arti Dodti Teachers of the Mumbai south zone schools attended a seminar on July 15, at the Dharavi Nature Park themed ‘GLOBAL WARMING AND CLIMATE CHANGE.’ Two lectures, ‘River March’...

Our Under 14 team are City Football Champs

Don Bosco High School, Matunga is the proud winner of the D.S.O. Football Trophy as our Under 14 team won the City Finals. They beat Campion School 3-2 in the tie breaker at Azad Maidan. Aman Manghi, IX F, was adjudged the Best Player....

The N.C.S.C. 2015-2016

Calling the attention of budding scientists aged 10 to 17 years: The N.C.S.C. 2015-2016 -  Ms. Ashwini Gupte Mumbai July 13:The National Children’s Science Congress, the annual activity organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology, New Delhi, held a two day...

Investiture Ceremony of the Student Council 2015-16

Leading, in order to create leaders: Investiture Ceremony of the Student Council 2015-16 -Ms. Ashwini Gupte Mumbai, JULY 6: The office bearers of the Student Council of Don Bosco High School, Matunga, were invested with the symbols of...

First Friday Mass and Prayer Service Class VII D

A time for reflection and prayer - First Friday Mass and Prayer Service Class VII D Mumbai July 3: The Catholic students of standards V to X attended the services in the church, celebrating the Feast of St. Thomas, who came to be known as ‘Doubting Thomas.’ The Prayer...

Leadership Seminar

Leadership Seminar – A lesson in ‘Together Each Achieves More’ - Ms. Ashwini Gupte Mumbai, June 27: The Student Council of Don Bosco High School, Matunga went in for a day’s workshop conducted by the Adhyayan group at St. Joseph’s High School, Wadala on June 18....

NEW SCHOLASTIC YEAR

NEW SCHOLASTIC YEAR – A WARM WELCOME! -Ms Ashwini Gupte The first day of school was the perfect opportunity to thank the outgoing Principal Rev. Fr. Bosco D’Mello, and extend a warm welcome to the new Principal at the helm of affairs at Don Bosco High School, Matunga,...

Change is the only constant at Don Bosco Institutions

Change is the only constant at Don Bosco Institutions -Ms. Ashwini Gupte. Teachers from seven Don Bosco Schhols, viz. Don Bosco Matunga, St. Joseph Wadala, Don Bosco Borivli, Dominic Savio Andheri, Don Bosco Naigaum, Don Bosco Nerul and Don Bosco Yerawada congregated...