The year 2020 has restricted everyone in one way or the other....Yet the spirit and enthusiasm of mankind is left unaffected.....Our school exhibited the undying spirit too on 24 November 2020, witnessing yet another grilling and exciting First ever VIRTUAL Interschool Competition SPELL O PHILO.....it was season EIGHT and this season the team Saluted the Dunkirk Spirit. Rev. Father Jackson Mathew John,the Vice President of Sunday Schools presided over the event and joined us on MSTeams.....He stated, "The event was one of its kind and maintained professional standards."
"It indeed invoked a genuine inclination towards learning spellings among contestants and viewers." stated our Rev.Fr. Saji Abrahm
The Principals of all our three branches encouraged the zealous participants.
"The quiz was framed strategically and grilled the proficiecy of each contender at various levels.",appreciated our Principal Sir V.K.Kurikose.
The event comprised of PRELIMS, SEMIFINALS & FINALE. It included spelling games,activities and audio visual rounds.
All the participants tried their level best.
Vani Rawat , contestant from host school made us proud by acquiring the first position, however the First Prize & the Rolling Trophy were conferred on the next winning participant Shruti Mondal from Ralli Internatinal as a humble gesture from host school
Second position was bagged by Shruuti Surana from St. John's School.
Third prize was bagged by Paridhi Balodi of Amity International School.
First Three winners received Gift Vouchers worth Rs.3000, 2000 &1000 respectively along with certificates
Nine Semifinalists received Gift Vouchers worth Rs. 500 each and certificates.
Each Participant received Certificates of Appreciation.
Vani Rawat received a special recognition Mar Philoxenos Stellar Speller Award from Rev.Fr. in form of Cash prize Rs.3000,Certificate and a token of aapreciation.
Now onwards if a student frim host school wins the first position he/she will be rewarded as a special achiever.
Indeed the event raised the bar of St.Thomas standards and quality......