The celebration of NCC day
N.C.C Day was celebrated at St Mary's under the leadership of School's Naval Unit.
Major Prakash Rao,the Vice Principal and the ANO (Army) of Poorna Prajna Degree College ,Udupi was the Chief Guest.The celebration commenced with the Guard of honor followed by a Ceremonial Parade by School's NCC Naval wing.PO Cdt Adithi ,who has been selected as the best JW Cadet of Mangalore Group level was honoured by the Chief Guest during the formal program.The Correspondent V.Rev.Fr Charles Menezes awarded the Cadets of School's first batch of Navy wing with A Grade certificates.The Chief Guest Major Prakash Rao in his speech appreciated the school Management for encouraging the NCC Movement in the school with the best possible infrastructure.He said that NCC being an entry to the defence forces reforms the youth in to strong, focused and disciplined individuals.The Correspondent in his address advised the Cadets to be more active in NCC Movement with patriotic fervor and service mindedness.The Principal Rev.Fr Johnson Sequeira, Asst. Parish Priest Rev.Fr Ashwin Aranha and Vice Principal Ms Rita Quadros graced the occasion.NCC Under Officer Ms Sharon from PPC was present on the occasion.The program was coordinated by ANO Mr Lancy Mendonca .Cdt Bhavana extended the words of welcome.Cdt Joanna proposed the Vote of thanks. Cdt Jeshal and Cdt Pratham anchored the program. The celebration ended with NCC Anthem.