On 25th January 2016, Pre-Republic day celebrations were held in HC Auxilium School, Vasant Vihar, to commemorate the 67th Republic Day of our nation. The programme commenced with a welcome speech by the school cultural leader, followed by an inaugural song ‘VANDE MA TARAM ‘ which instilled the feelings of patriotism among the students.
‘KAVI SAMMELAN’ competition was held in the school for the first time ever and was applauded and appreciated by the Principal, teachers and the students alike. It was a huge success. Three participants each from the four houses, participated with enthusiasm and recited the poignant poems on patriotism.
Mrs. Neeraj Jain, the Hindi teacher presented a self composed Hindi poem, ‘Netaji Ki Topi’, a satire on today’s politicians and their politics, which was enjoyed by everyone present.
Then was the much awaited Fancy Dress Competition, where the students came dressed up as freedom fighters and recited their slogans.T his was followed by a speech and stage presentation on the Freedom Movement by the students of std VIII.
The first prize for Hindi Recital, ‘KAVI SAMMELAN’ was bagged by Savio House and for the fancy dress competition Bosco House was the winner.
The Day’s programme culminated with the National Anthem sung by the School Cabinet and the audience present.
Reported by Mrs Rita Bakshi