The Republic Day of our country was celebrated on 26th January 2020 with great pomp and splendour at Pali Hill, Bandra. The celebrations started with the arrival of the chief guest Mr. Gaurav Mehta and the hoisting of the National flag at 8 am. The Chief Guest was welcomed with a sapling and small gift as a token of appreciation. The programme included an inter-religious prayer moment, marchpast, patriotic song,
On 15th January at 7.45 am the Bandra Traffic Division gave an input session to students. The Principal, Sr. Shiny Alphonse welcomed them and the students offered a bouquet of flowers. They spoke about the importance of road safety and the rules to keep in mind while on the road. They also made the students memorize the Traffic Police helpline mobile number to help them in times of distress. The
The Past Pupil enrollment for class X and XII students was held By Sr. Nilima Rodrigues on 21st January 2020 in the LV Hall. The programme was graced by Sr. Teresa Plathara, the animator and Sr. Lata Arogyaswamy, the headmistress. The Alumni cards were given to everyone. The programme began with an emotional journey of going back down memory lane and also to ponder on their association with their Alma
The Alumni Sports Day began with words of welcome by Sr. Nilima Rodrigues the Delegate of Local Unit, followed by a short prayer moment. It was an informal meeting as we conducted different matches like football, basketball, and kho-kho. Many spot prizes were also given away during intervals. The Past Pupils from the 1st batch to date were present so we had a match between the Senior and junior groups.
A Day with God was celebrated on 18 January 2020. It was a special occasion since the entire day was dedicated to our Living God who is the Creator and Maker of all the living. The day began with an introductory prayer moment followed by short documentary films conveying various moral values. A film evaluation was done in each class to gather what the students had imbibed from the videos.
The feast of our teenage saint Bl. Laura Vicuna was celebrated with much love and fervour in the community as well as in school. It was a twin celebration since it was also the 80th birthday of Sr. Annette Nellianil, a member of the community of Laura Vicuna Niwas. Sr. Annette together with her relatives and the Sisters of the community were escorted in a grand procession towards the school ground.
“Constitution is not mere lawyer’s document, it is a vehicle of life and its spirit is always the spirit of Age” For every nation, the day on which it became independent and the day when it’s Constitution comes into effect, is of utmost importance. For India, which is one of the largest democratic countries in the world, January 26 is a day to remember and celebrate with great enthusiasm as
On 22 February, the boarders at Maria Vihar thanked God for Bl. Laura Vicuna who is the patroness of the young people. In the evening they put up a programme on the life of Laura Vicuna depicting her life sacrificed for her mother and sang the hymn in honouring her. At the end of the programme each one took a resolution for themselves to imitate Laura Vicuna’s virtues. The programme
On 17th January 2020 Auxilium Convent High School, Pali Hill celebrated the Gratitude Day. A day dedicated in thanksgiving to all the Sisters for all their generosity and love for each and everyone in the school. The programme began with a prayer moment invoking God’s blessings on all of us gathered followed by the lighting of the lamp. The students warmly welcomed the Sisters through their melodious welcome song. The
The SalFam Day was a grand success! The Mumbai Province had their SalFam day on Sunday 19th January 2020 at St. Joseph High School – Wadala, hosted by the Salesian Cooperators of East and West Wadala. We had a good gathering of about 120 participants, including some FMA, a good number of ADMA members and Past Pupils. There were S. Cooperators also from Gujarat, Nashik and Lonavala, besides Mumbai. The