07 Jun Orientation Programme for Freshers of Class XI : 2017
Mangaluru, June 7: The new batch of Class XI reopened on Wednesday, June 7th in the Main block hall with an orientation programme for the students along with their parents. The principal Sr. Melissa welcomed the freshers, their parents and the chief guest Dr. Ananth Prabhu, advisor of Vikas P. U. College. The new academic year for class XI was inaugurated by lighting the lamp by the dignitaries, staff and student representatives.
The two years of senior secondary being the starting point of one’s career, Dr. Ananth Prabhu strongly motivated the students and explained about the various competitive entrance examinations. He challenged the young students with the formula for success namely – focus, self motivation, the sub conscious directing their time and quality of concentration and the hard work to a minimum of 6 hours per day – 3 hours in the mornings and 3 in the evenings with a break of 10 minutes each hour for better assimilation. He stressed that the Board exam is the foundation for all the competitive exams.
Sr. Carissima, the administrator reinforced the three rule formula for success is the base line right through one’s education. She assured the students that with faith in Almighty’s blessings and confident hope in their future, they will take the right path in their life.
The principal then briefed the students on the rules and regulations of the school, the two year course details of class XI and the opportunities the school offers to groom them in academics and other activities and help to face ups and downs of life with calmness of heart and mind. She also introduced the members of the faculty of senior secondary section to the new comers.
The programme was compeered by Ms. Agnes Pereira, lecturer in Computer Science. Ms. Pamela D’Souza, lecturer in English delivered the vote of thanks.