The Awards Presentation Function at Sharada Mandir School is a prestigious annual event at which achievements of the students in the field of academic work, co-curricular and sports are recognised.
The Awards Presentation Function was held on 29th September 2015 in the School Hall, presided over by the Chairman of the School, Mr. Dattaraj Salgaocar. Members of the Sharada Mandir Trust and the Managing Committee along with special invitees, awardees, parents and staff formed the audience.
The evening began with a welcome by the Principal Mrs. Sharmila Umesh followed by an entertainment programme. The Chairman addressed the gathering. The Principal introduced the Chief Guest, Arjuna Awardee and former Captian of the Indian Hockey Team, Mr. Viren Rasquinha.
Distribution of the awards by the Chief Guest were the highlight of the evening. Academic achievers including the toppers of the ICSE March 2015 batch, all students who excelled in co-curricular activities like music, dance, debate, elocution received their awards at the hands of Mr. Rasquinha.
Majority of the awards were given for sports as the school excelled in many disciplines in both categories- girls and boys.
The following seven members of staff who had completed 25 years of service in this institution were also felicitated:
Mrs. Anup Fernandes
Ms. Auria Fernandes
Mr. Bernard Periera
Mrs. Edna Rodrigues
Mrs. Fatima Periera
Mr. Raghuvir Shetye
Mrs. Yamuna Das
The Chief Guest shared his thoughts with the students. On behalf of the School and Management, a memento was presented to the Chief Guest by the Vice Chairperson, Mrs. Dipti Salgaocar.
To conclude the Administrator, Mr. Oscar Gonsalves proposed the vote of thanks.