27 January, 2017

-Ms. Lakshmi Krishna

The Inter-School Marathi Patriotic group singing competition was held on 25th January in the conference hall. It was one of the events lined up for the Platinum Jubilee celebration of the school. The venue was beautifully arranged for the event and the artistically designed rangoli was a feast for the eyes. Seven schools actively participated in the event:

  1. Our Lady of Good Counsel High School
  2. SIES
  3. Little Angels High School
  4. Canossa High School
  5. Sane Guruji High School (English Medium)
  6. Don Bosco High School – Pune
  7. Don Bosco High School – Matunga

A very distinguished and esteemed panel of jury members comprising Mrs. Mrudul Katdare, Mrs Shilpa Rane, Mrs. Sarla Yewale judged the event. Mrs. Reshma Belgaonkar opened the event with a brief preface of our school and then introduced the judges to the audience. She passed the baton to Chaitanya, the anchor for the day. He ensured the audience understood the relevance and meaning of every song. Every school rendered a heart wrenching patriotic message through their melodious song. As the event drew to a close, two of the judges shared their thoughts about the competition and enthralled us with their wonderful singing.

The results were then announced, the trophies and certificates handed over to the winners by Fr.Bernard – Principal of Don Bosco High School, Matunga, but not before having a word of encouragement and gratitude for all the participants.

The winners were

  1. Sane Guruji High School (English Medium)
  2. Don Bosco High School – Pune
  3. Our Lady of Good Counsel High School

The judges were given gifts and flowers as a token of appreciation. The beautiful morning concluded with the vote of thanks given by Mrs. Hemangi Sawant.