On 12th July 2017, the zesty leaders of St. Paul’s International School were bequeathed with their responsibilities as the student council members. The students were elated in having been adorned with the duties of leading the school. The Guest of Honour, Commander Satvinder Singh Nagra inaugurated the ceremony and addressed the gathering.
On 12th July 2017, the zesty leaders of St. Paul’s International School were bequeathed with their responsibilities as the student council members. The students were elated in having been adorned with the duties of leading the school. The Guest of Honour, Commander Satvinder Singh Nagra inaugurated the ceremony and addressed the gathering. Commander opined that one cannot succeed without the support of others and a team cannot achieve success without the guidance of a leader. His words galvanized the students and instilled in them the need for having leadership skills in life. Rev. Dr. Douglas Pinheiro, the Director of SPIS congratulated the student council members for proving their skills in different arenas of life. He spoke eloquently about the unacknowledged sacrifice that the Army and Naval officers are taking for our survival. He emphasized that the Paulian heritage should always be remembered and each and every student must make it a point to serve our country whereby they serve humanity as a whole. The Principal of the school, Dr. Sheela Seth emboldened the hearts of the students by narrating to them the success story of John Stephen Akhwari (participant in Olympics), who taught us all a lesson that it’s not just the beginning that is important but to finish it. She gave the cabinet members a striking note of advice stating that beginning of any responsibility will always be good, what matters is how you finish it.
The chief guest, Commander Satvinder Singh Nagra adorned the new council members with sashes and badges. Dr. Sheela Seth administered the oath to the student council members. Ms. Mariam Anna Varghese took charge as School Captain, Mast. Gourishankar. R as School Vice Captain, Mast. Sohail Sanjay Moideen as Games Captain for boys and Ms. Serene Roy as Games Captain for girls, Ms. Elvina Cyril as SPIK Captain, Mast. Neeraj S. Nair, Mast. Sarath K. Ajith, Ms. Abhinanda G. Maheira, Mast. Nobel Saju Varghese as the House Captains and Ms. Vaibhavi G. Rao, Ms. Mariya Roy, Mast. Justin George and Ms. Adheena Britto as Discipline Leaders of the four Houses – Alps, Andes, Atlas and Himalaya. The School Captain, Ms. Mariam Anna Varghese delivered the School Honour Code which was followed by the Paulian Anthem. The Welcome note was given by Mast. Adarsh. J, the outgoing Vice Captain and the Vote of Thanks was delivered by Mast. Gaurihankar .R, the School Vice Captain.