“Freedom in the mind, faith in the words…Pride in our souls….. Let’s salute those great men, who made this possible”
The 70th Independence Day of India was celebrated in H.C. Auxilium Vasant Vihar by the students and staff of the school. The programme was a two days event where on 11th August all the students gathered for the march past in the school ground headed by the school cabinet and followed by all the four houses. The students enjoyed and were thrilled to hear the drum beats echoing in the school premises. Mazzarello house and Bosco house bagged the first and second position respectively in the senior section whereas Mazzarello and Vicuna house bagged the first
and second position respectively in the junior section. The day ended by a national pledge.
On 12th August the students gathered in the school auditorium. The programme commenced
by the welcome address, followed by the lightning of the lamp. A presentation on journey to freedom by class 10th students which left the students dumbstruck followed by ‘Hasya kavita paath’ in Hindi, the street play and fancy dress competition was very amusing for the students. To add on to the fun and gratification there was an English debate
and English recitation competition was executed. It was followed by the address of Sr. Maria Pettayil, who congratulated the students for their efforts and the wonderful performances put up by them. In conclusion principal Sr. Celine appreciated all the students, teachers for their efforts and cooperation in making the event a big success. The programme ended by the national anthem played on the sarod.