The school playground of Auxilium Convent School New Chumta was filled with great zeal and excitement for the annual Sports day which was held on 20th December 2016. The fantastic turnout from the parents and the pleasant weather were the perfect boost for the students. Mr. Prafulla Barman, Pradhan of Patharghata Gram Panchayat, graced the occasion with his presence. The program was inaugurated by lightning the sport’s torch by our cheif guest as a declaration of sports meet open. This auspicious day started with a welcome speech by our honourable sister Principal Sr.Inocencia Jojo and then Mr.Prafulla Barman enlightened the do’s and dont’s in the area of sports, in his inspiring and valuable speech. It was followed by an impressive march past by all the four houses, clubs and bulbul.
Cultural program started with a lovely and dazzling performance by the youngest students of our school i.e. Nursery and KG. Then sports event kicked off with balloon race of junior girls. After this exciting start the various sports lined up for the day, quickly progressed such as hopping race, Queen’s Walk, friend race, Bursting the balloon, penguins walk and ball race for the junior classes.
For the higher class students there was Needle and thread race, sack race, balance race, 200 meters race, slow cycle race and the last but not the least, the most awaited event of this day was relay race. In which these young athletes ran for the pride of their respective houses, while the other students were bucking them up with their cheers. In between these sports events, prizes of the finalised events were distributed as well as all the houses got the chance to showcase their tremendous drill performances with their amazing coordination.
Lastly after the announcement of the winners by Ms. Namika Lama and Mrs Gloria Kujur the medals and certificates of the field events were distributed by our cheif guest and sister principal. Over all best performance in all event was also awarded with trophy and the winning team was also applauded. The program ended with vote of thanks by Mrs. Alma Minj.