St. Francis School celebrates Annual Day

JAMMU, DECEMBER 05: St. Francis Hr. Sec. School, Akhnoor celebrated its Annual Day with great pomp and show which witnessed splendid performances by students reflecting the true spirit of theme of the event “Franciscans’ Talent  Show”. The event was also marked the launch of new website of school viz. and felicitation of various meritorious students.

The event was graced by the presence of Mr. Sanjay Kumar Singh, Commandant, 33 BN, BSF, Akhnoor who was the Chief Guest of the occasion and Most Rev. Dr. Ivan Pereira, Bishop of Jammu-Srinagar Diocese who was the Guest of Honour for the Annual Day Celebration. Sr. Amala FCC, the Vice principal welcomed the august gathering which was followed by the exceptional performances by the students who endorsed Indian culture as well as the spirit to preserve nature.

The Chief guest lauded the students for their remarkable display of talent and appreciated the commendable efforts of the staff and management of the school for their dedicated efforts in nurturing students to become responsible citizens of nation.He also recalled his own school days when he studied in a Christian Missionary school in Agra which shaped him into an honest and committed officer.

Bishop Ivan Pereira, the Guest of Honour, gave accolades to the principal, Copied From Jammu Links News Website.staff and students for the excellent show they had put up and blessed the entire Franciscan family. Speaking on the occasion, he called for a holistic growth of students through which they can serve the nation in an effective and transparent manner.

Subsequent to the formal address by the dignitaries, sixteen position holders from class 8th, seventeen rank holders from class 10th, and three meritorious students from class 12th were honoured for bringing laurels to the school with their commendable academic achievements in the previous academic session.

The Principal, Rev. Fr. J. Stalin Raj presented the annual school report and expressed deepest gratitude towards the distinguished guests for the honour they had bestowed upon the school by their valued presence and also towards the parents for their cooperation and support. The Head boy of the school Manik Ramgotra and the Head Girl Kanika Rajput proposed the formal vote of thanks wherein they showed gratefulness towards each and every person who made this memorable event a grand success. 

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