ABE INTER SCHOOL CULTURAL FEST 2019

REPORT

“Commit to the lord whatever you do and your plans will succeed.” Proverbs 16:3

The ABE Inter School Cultural Fest ’19 was held on 7th November 2019 at St. Patrick’s Educational Institutions. It commenced with a lot of pomp and gaiety amidst music and fanfare.

The Chief Guest of the day Dr. Vasantha Bastion, Secretary of St. Patrick’s Pastoral Council, very Rev. Msgr. C. Francis, Parish Priest of St. Patrick’s Church , Rev. Fr. Prashant  Madtha S J, Manager of St. Patrick’s Educational Institutions and the Secretary- cum- Treasurer of the Archdiocesan Board of Education, Administrator Rev. Sr. Prabha , Rev. Sr. Victoria, and other distinguished guests were accompanied to the venue in a grand manner to the rhythmic tune of the school band by  Mrs. Nishi Chacko, Headmistress of the High School and Mrs. Jacintha,  Headmistress of the Middle School and the two co-ordinators Mrs. Vellanganni and Mrs. Justine Shanthi Kumari.

Rev. Fr. Prashanth Madtha S.J, after he took charge as the Manager of St. Patrick’s Educational Institutions entrusted the administrator Rev. Sr. Prabha with the responsibility of hosting the ‘ABE Inter School Cultural Fest ‘19’- the first of its kind in the history of the Archdiocesan Board of Education; as well as in the history of St. Patrick’s Educational Institutions

The administrator, Rev. Sr. Prabha, Mrs. Nishi Chacko, Headmistress of the High School along with the co-ordinators Mrs. Vellanganni and Mrs. Justine Shanthi Kumari with utmost dedication and commitment

chalked out various competitions that could be conducted, along with its rules and regulations. The same instructions were forwarded to all the high schools of the Archdiocesan Board of Education through e-mail and speed post.  Eighteen schools participated in the events. With the deepest gratitude I wish to place on record that with the assistance of the Parish Priest and the Clergy, Judges were co-ordinated for the competitions.

Twenty different competitions were planned for this fest. Therefore, three main venues such as Parish Community Hall, Mini Hall and Class rooms in the main School building were earmarked for the events. The main events such as registration and inauguration were held at St. Patrick’s Community Hall. At the registration desk, refreshments and food coupons were distributed to the respective school teachers along with the school code. This helped the organizers to allocate proper seating arrangements for each school.

The competitions held in the Community Hall were- ‘Dance competitions under 4 different categories, singing competitions under 5 different categories and the fancy dress competition. Two other events, the skit competition and the speech competitions were conducted in the Mini Hall.

Eight events were held in the main building in different class rooms. One room each was allotted for different competitions. These included ikebana- flower arrangement competition, collage, painting competition, face painting, Rangoli, Mehandi, clay modeling and creative writing competitions. Two teachers of the host school were entrusted with the task of organizing the events in their respective venues.

Students and staff were provided with refreshments and sumptuous lunch. The second session of the fest commenced at 2.00 p.m. the Chief Guest of the session was very Rev. Msgr. S. Jayanathan, Vice President of the Archdiocesan Board of Education. Judges for the afternoon session were Rev. Sr Lourdu, Fr. Arun sathosh, Joint Secretary of the Archdiocesan Board of Education and Fr.  Leo Florance SJ. The gathering was warmly received by the Headmistress of the High School in her welcome address. Msgr. S. Jayanathan addressed the gathering highlighting the uniqueness of each individual. Father encouraged the students to participate in more events in order to hone their skills.

Singing competition of different categories was held in the afternoon session. Prizes were distributed to the winners by the distinguished guests of the day.

The overall championship was bagged by St. Teresa’s High School, Begur. The rolling Trophy was awarded to them .

The second prize was bagged by Maria Niketan High School.

Rev. Fr. Prashant  Madtha SJ, Manager of St. Patrick’s Educational Institutions and  the   Secretary- cum- Treasurer of the Archdiocesan Board of Education announced that the ABE INTER SCHOOL CULTURAL FEST -2020 will be hosted by Maria Niketan High School.

The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Mrs. Jaya

The prize list is enclosed for further reference

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The list of winners

Sl. no Name of the Event Prize Name of the Student  

School code

 

Name of the School
01

 

 

Dance  -classical

solo

 

 

I Ankitha 0019 Assumption High School, Rajajinagar
II Benedicta 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
III Sushmitha 0011  

St. Peter’s NTM High School, Doresanipalya

 

02 Dance  -Folk

Group

I Monisha V.K and group 0019 Assumption High School, Rajajinagar
II Nividitha and group 0017 Balayesu Vidhyalaya High School, Viveknagar
III Gayathri and group 0025  

St. Francis Xavier’s High School

 

03 Dance  -Bollywood

Group

I Sunitha  and group 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Sheryl Jessica and group 0019 Assumption High School, Rajajinagar
III Vydeshwaran and group 0015  

St. Anthony’s High School, Cleveland Town

 

04 Dance  -western

Group

I Santhosh H and group 0019 Assumption High School, Rajajinagar
II Uday Kumar and group 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
III Vanitha and group

 

0013  

St. Michael’s High School , Shanthi nagar

 

Sl. no Name of the Event Prize Name of the Student  

School Code

 

Name of the School
05 Fancy dress I Rajath Balaji 0017 Balayesu Vidhyalaya High School, Viveknagar
II Darshan 0020 Navajyothi High school, Mariapura
III Anjali 0017  

Balayesu Vidhyalaya High School , Viveknagar

 

06 Skit I Adithya and group 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Srikriahna and group 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
III Sangeetha and group 0025  

St. Francis Xavier’s High School, Chikkammanahalli

 

07 Drawing I Lokesh K 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
II Poonam 0029 Lourdes High school, Cubbonpet
III Akshayini 0019  

Assumption High School, Rajajinagar

 

08 Ikebana – flower arrangement I Anthony Balaraj 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Aliya 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III Raksith M 0016  

St. Joseph’s High School, Briand square

 

09 Rangoli I Rakshitha 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Amrutha 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III Gowri 0013 St. Michael’s High School, Shanthinagar
Sl. no Name of the event Prize Name of the Student  

School Code

 

Name of the School
10 Speech I Aneena Firdose 0023 St. Xavier’s High school, Shivajinagar
II John 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
III Manoj 0016  

St. Joseph’s High School, Briand Square 

 

11 Collage I Ashitha 0025 St. Francis Xavier’s High School, Chikkammanahalli
II Livingston 0024 St. Aloysius High School, Cox Town
III Sahana 0027  

St. Francis Xavier’s High School, Sommanahalli

 

12 Clay modeling I Suvra Koley 0029 Lourdes High School, Cubbonpet
II Balaji 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III Dhanush k 0012  

St. Teresa’s School, Begur

 

13 Creative writing I Devaraj 0011 St. Peter’s NTM High School, Doresanipalya
II Aiman Fhalak 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III Thanushree 0012  

St. Teresa’s School, Begur

 

14 mehandi I Sumreen 0025 St. Francis Xavier’s High School, Chikkammanahalli
II Saniya A 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III  

Madhu

 

0029 Lourdes High School, Cubbonpet
Sl. no Name of the event Prize Name of the Student  

School Code

 

Name of the School
15 Face painting I Lara Infancia 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Sowmya 0023 St. Xavier’s High School, Shivajinagar
III Veeresh 0018  

St. Patrick’s High School , Brigade Road 

 

16 Singing – Devotional- group I Srujan  and group 0016 St. Joseph’s High School, Briand Square
II Apsana and group 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
III Danus and group 0022  

Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town

 

17 Singing – Folk- group I Abishek and group 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
II Abishek and group 0016 St. Joseph’s High School, Briand Square
III Rajath and group 0019  

Assumption High School, Rajajinagar

 

18 Singing – Bollywood -solo I Ullas 0012 St. Teresa’s School, Begur
II Dayanand Kumar 0018 St. Patrick’s High School , Brigade Road
III Meenakshi 0029  

Lourdes High School, Cubbonpet

 

19 Singing – Bollywood  group I David  and group 0022 Maria Niketan High School, St. Mary’s Town
II Sohail and group 0018 St. Patrick’s High School , Brigade Road
III Abdula Danish and group 0016 St. Joseph’s High School, Briand Square
Sl. no Name of the event Prize Name of the Student  

School Code

 

Name of the School
20 Singing – western- group I Abel Arackel and group 0018 St. Patrick’s High School , Brigade Road
II No registration
III No registration  

 

 

 

 

 

Overall Championship : St. Teresa’s School, Begur