Mangaluru, Aug 11 2019: St. Aloysius College Higher Primary School celebrated Independence day on August 15th, 2019 at the school auditorium. The programme began by invoking God’s blessings through a prayer .The Chief guest of the day was Mr. Vikram Dutta, Ex Navy Officer . The other dignitaries present were Mr Arvind Rao – Vice President PTA , Headmistress – Mrs. Philomena Lewis .
The Chief Guest was led by the guard of honour along with our Headmistress, and Vice President of PTA accompanied by the school band. The chief guest hoisted the national flag at 9:00 am followed by the national anthem .
In his message, the chief guest said that there is a freedom fighter in each of our families if we look into the history of our ancestors. The values of protection of our country and national integration has to be inborn from infancy in an individual . Rights of protection of our country is our prime importance . He advised the parents to give good quality of education so that they can achieve higher standards in their lives. This was followed by the cultural programme of Standard VII Students and the significance of the day was highlighted .
Prizes were distributed to the winners of the patriotic singing competition of LKG & UKG students , and the winners of the Taluk Level - Table Tennis and National Level Spellbee were felicitated followed by vote of thanks . Sweets were distributed to the students.