- A tribute to their teachers !
A tribute to their teachers !
students of Pope John XXIII
Secondary School, Quepem, celebrated Teachers’ Day with full zeal and
enthusiasm. The students, in fact, started expressing their love and gratitude
towards their teachers a week before the celebration, by using the morning talk
during the assembly as an opportunity to thank the teachers for their hard
The white boards
highlighted the need to be thankful and appreciative of the good things the
The theme chosen for
the day was ‘YOUR SMILE…A COZ 4 MY SMILE’ with a PJ+. Everything was detailed
with a smiley emoji. The day commenced with a thanksgiving mass followed by the
The students put
together a scintillating cultural show that incorporated ‘Little Expressions’
in the form poems and short messages rendered to express their love and deep
sense of gratitude. This was followed by some dance performances.
teachers joined in the fun on stage with a number of fun games organised by the
students. These included Vocabulary Test, Longest Pencil Flakes and Heads On! A
live band performance kept the spirits up with their music. Other events of the
day included cake cutting, Smiley King as the Special Character, address to
each teacher, fashion show relating to teachers, a PTA performance and a thank
you song. The programme concluded with the Principal’s Address. Fr Tamatur
Cardozo, Rector/ Principal, extended his heartiest thanks to all the students
on behalf of the staff. The PTA offered the buffet for the staff.