This month children had a Diwali break. School re-opened on 15th November 2016. The main highlights are Children’s Day Celebration, Interschool elocution competition, Inter school dance competition, Art workshop and Volunteer visit.
Children’s Day Celebration:
On 16th November 2016 we had Children’s day celebration. Program began with a welcome song by the teachers, followed by skits and dance. Students were excited to see their teachers performing on the stage. At the end of the program, Ravi and the team of members from Royal Assagao resort sponsored delicious lunch. All the children had an amazing time.
Interschool Elocution Competition:
On 17th November 2016, English interschool Elocution competition for junior orator was organized by Lions Club & Leo Club of Mapusa at Emerald Lawns Parra. Topics covered were : How an elderly family member can be integrated into the family, women empowerment, should parent monitor use of internet etc. Kundan bagged the third place.
REPORT ON INTER SCHOOL DANCE COMPETITION
On 23rd November 2016, Shanti Niketan School organised an Inter school Dance competition. The dance styles were Western and Garbha/Dandiya and it was being organized for the children of Pre – primary and Primary level. Miss Rolisha, extended a warm welcome to the jury for the dance competition; Mr.Agnel Dsouza – Manager at El Shaddai and Mr Siddesh Naik – owner of Born to Dance Academy were the judges.
In the Pre-primary section 2nd and 1st runner up were Dnyanprassarak Vidayalaya Mapusa and St. Michael’s School, the winner of the competition was Shanti Niketan.
In the Primary section 2nd and 1st runner up were Shanti Niketan School, Assagao and Janata primary School, Mapusa the winner of the competition was Saraswat Vidyalaya.
All the winners and runners up were awarded with a cash prizes, gift and with an Excellence certificates.
The program ended with the felicitation of the winners and vote of thanks.
On 24th November 2016, Renate Mennek and her team had workshop with the 50 children who are passionate for the Art. Children were taught how to paint by using their imagination and technique to mix the colours. Children painted beautiful patterns and showed their creativity.
On 25th November, Mr. Banana and the team, entertained our students they gave a amazing performance showed different tricks how to juggled with swords, vases, hula hoops, they also performed funny tricks, danced with hula hoops and had humorous acts. Children extremely enjoyed the performance put by this team.