Mangaluru, Dec 25: The Shepherds’ International Academy, a unit of Hikmah Educational Trust, Mangaluru organized its annual Sports Day on Thursday 20th December, 2018 at the Shanthinagar grounds in Jeppu, with a great zeal and excitements.
The programme began with colorful drill by the students. Principal Asma Syed while welcoming the esteemed gathering emphasized the importance of sports and physical activities for the children. She appreciated all the parents who are constantly extending their support & love to pupils as well as faculty members of the school.
Chief Guest S.M. Basheer, president of BCCI Dubai Chapter inspired the students and the parents in his short speech. He expressed the pleasure in addressing the Shepherds’ sporting kids saying that they are the young minds of today and the responsible citizens of tomorrow. Chairman Mohammed Nissar honored the chief guest with flower banquet.
The students entered into the spirit of the occasion in a grand way energizing their participation. Once the sports event began, the air was filled with cheering and tons of encouragement for the young athletes. MONT-1 students competed in Hoola Hoop Race, rabbit race, fill the basket, count the candy sticks competitions. MONT-2 students took part in Running race, Kangaroo race, lemon & spoon, placing the straws and get them one by one competitions. MONT-3 students competed in Running race, frog race, balancing the book and finish the juice and get back competitions. Parents competed in Passing the ball with a twist, lemon & spoon and balancing the book competitions.
The proud and talented winners from the students were honored by the Chief Guest, Chairman, Trustees, Principal and the CAO with Medals and Certificates. Winners from the Parents were also honored with medals.
Lubaina was the Chief Coordinator and Preethi Shenoy was the master of ceremony. Rayeesha did the vote of thanks and the event was concluded with National Anthem.
Mangaluru: Shepherds’ International Academy celebrates annual Sports Day