CHORAL RECITATION COMPETITION

The Choral Recitation Competition was held on two days, Std 1 & 2 on 4th November 2015 and Std 3 & 4 on 5th November 2015. This competition brought about a complete team-effort, good memorization of the poem and performance. It was a wonderful and enjoyable...

Diwali Celebration

The Diwali Celebrations were held on the 6th of November. The programme was put up by the boys of Std I D. The Ram Leela was enacted after which the boys also informed everyone about the harmful effects of fire crackers and told them that a better way to celebrate...

Staff Seminar- Activity Based Learning- By Hindustan Times

A seminar was held on 28th October,2015 in the school hall at 11:30 for the Secondary and Primary staff members. The seminar was conducted by Mrs. Sagarika Basu, former Principal of J.H.B Sardar English school, Surat. She also belongs to the faculty of Nrityanjali...

Bakri – Id

The Bakri – Id assembly was conducted by the boys of standard 3A. The boys enacted a short play, showing how the Prophet Ibrahim obeyed God and was ready to sacrifice his only son Ismail. A short video clip was shown to the boys on Prophet Ibrahim’s sacrifice. The...

Rang Bhare Teachers

An event, Rang Bhare Teachers- colouring the lives of children was held by the Jesuit Board of Education on Wednesday, 30th September,2015 at St. Mary’s High School(ICSE) Mazagaon, Mumbai. Teachers from eight different schools all over Mumbai belonging to the Jesuit...

SINGING COMPETITION

The Singing Competition was held on the 22nd of September 2015 in the School Hall. This year, a new venture was undertaken. There was choral singing by the boys of stds. 1 &2, along with individual singing by the boys of stds. 3&4. The singers & their...

Quiz Competition

The Quiz Competition was held on 15th October, 2015 in the dining hall for the boys of standard I to IV. Teachers were asked to select 4 boys per house, per class. The Competition began with standard I and II with 6 rounds of questions including an A. V round. After...

GANESH CHATURTHI REPORT

Ganesh Chaturthi assembly was conducted by the boys of std II D on 22nd September 2015 in the school hall. A drama was enacted on the life of Lord Ganesha , followed by a dance. The boys enjoyed every bit of the programme. They paid careful attention and also answered...

VAACHAN PRERNA DIWAS

On 15th October,2015, ‘Vaachan Prerna diwas’ was observed as a mark of respect and to pay homage to our former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who loved reading and writing. The day began with an introduction done by Ms. Sandra D’souza who spoke to the students...

GANDHI JAYANTI ASSEMBLY

Gandhi Jayanti assembly was held in the School hall for Std. 1 on 5th October, 2015. The assembly began with a brief knowledge on the life of Mahatma Gandhi. A short animated movie followed the introduction. The boys were then told why we celebrate Gandhi Jayanti. A...

Field Visit : Std IX and X

A field visit was organized for the students of Std IX and X on the 7th of September, 2015 to Magic Forest, Palghar. Students enjoyed the various adventure activities at NATventure amidst nature. Activities such as Burma bridge, Rope bridge, Obstacle games, Warli...

Sports Director Br. Bruno’s Birthday

Our, Sports Director- Br. Bruno’s 74th birthday was celebrated on 20th July 2015 at 11:30 am in the Teacher’s room during the break. A potted plant, a card and a bouquet were presented by the Principal, Primary Head Teacher and the Secondary Supervisor respectively....

Primary Celebrates Gokulashtami

The assembly on Gokulashtami was conducted on 9th September, 2015 in the school hall. The assembly was being conducted by the IV B class. Boys first gave a brief knowledge about why and how is the festival celebrated alongwith a powerpoint presentation. A dance was...

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE BY A MUSIC MAESTRO–SHRI PRASANNA

16th  September  will  be  red-letter  day  in  the  history  of  St. Xavier's  High  School, Fort. The  boys  of  Stds7 &8 were  witness  to  one  of  the  world's  most  innovative  guitarists & composers  today. Prasanna  is  a  critically  acclaimed  film ...

Hindi Diwas Celebration

Hindi Rashtra Bhasha Diwas was celebrated on 14th September 2015 in the school Auditorium. A Hindi Elocution Competition was organized for stds-V to X.The judges for the competition were Mr. Ramhans Yadav, Mr. Pyarelaal Gupta and Mrs. Godavari Sabaani. The program...

“Best of Waste” Competition

The Best Out Of Waste Competition was held on the 14th of September 2015 for the boys of Std. 1 to Std. 4 in their respective classrooms. Each and every boy had to participate and make their articles in class. The materials used by them were: Std 1 - Paper Plates Std...

REPORT ON THE 2ND INTER –RELIGIOUS PRAYER SERVICE

The second Inter-Religious Prayer Service was held on 7th September 2015 for std -I to IV. In this Inter-Religious Prayer Service the festivals of Raksha Bandhan, Janmashtami, Nativity of Mother Mary, Ganesh Chaturthi and Bakri Eid was put forth to the boys through a...

Claver House Feast – Secondary Section

Our school celebrated the Claver House Feast (Blue house) on 9th September 2015. The celebration started with the morning assembly on intercom where the students were told about the life of St.Peter Claver which incorporated the 4 C’s. This was followed by the...

Report on Claver House Feast – Primary Section

Feast of St. Peter Claver was celebrated on 9th September 2015. The boys of the claver house were instructed to wear their blue house t-shirt. During the morning assembly a short prayer to St. Peter Claver was said on the intercom followed by the assembly in the hall....

Teacher’s Day

       Teacher’s day for the Primary section was held on 4th September 2015 at 8.30am in the School Hall. The programme began with the P.T.A. parents welcoming our teachers at the entrance with an aarti. Keeping with the theme ‘You light up our world’ each teacher was...

REPORT OF THE ANNUAL AWARDS DAY

REPORT OF THE ANNUAL AWARDS DAY FOR THE YEAR 2014-15 HELD ON 23RD JULY 2015 The Primary Annual Awards Day for the academic year 2014-15 was held on 23rd July 2015. The theme for the Awards Day was “Launch Out into the Deep” – the motto of our school. The backdrop very...

ANNUAL DAY CELEBRATION

St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, celebrated its ‘ANNUAL AWARDS DAY’ on 25th July, 2015 at around 10:00 a.m. in the school auditorium. The chief guests were Mr. and Mrs. Pramod Bhosale and guests of honour , Mr. and Mrs. Hasan Durvesh. The programme  started at around...

A Visit to city Bakery

To enhance student’s  understanding of the Bakery subject, a field trip was organized for class IX students to City Bakery, Worli. Students of class IX-A and IX-B visited the bakery on 4th August 2015 and Class IX-C and IX-D on 5th August 2015. During the visit...

Navroz Parsi New Year Assembly

The special assembly on the festival of Navroz was held on the 19th of August 2015. The presentation explained that 'Navroz' meant new day. The boys were told about the Parsi people who worshipped Lord Zoraster and that they held 'fire' sacred. They were shown...

Independence Day

69 th Independence day was celebrated by the students of St.Xaviers high school. The programme was organised in the school hall. The chief guest for the programme was Fr. Snehal Parmar,SJ who did the honours of hoisting the flag. Mr Pratap Manir and Alumni Secretary...

The Salad Dressing Competition

The salad dressing competition was held on the 13th of August 2015, for the boys of standard 3 & 4. The children were encouraged to be creative in their salad displays. They made salads using different fruits and vegetables. They also tried to use different types...

Colours of India

An intercom assembly titled 'Colours of India' was conducted on 14th August 2015 to mark the Independence Day Celebration.  The Assembly depicted the entire episode, in brief, of the freedom struggle right from the entry till the exit of British rule in India.  It...

69th Independence Day Celebration – Primary Section

The Independence Day programme for the primary was anticipated on the 14th of August in the school hall. The programme began with a patriotic song sung by the boys of Std. IV under the guidance of music teacher. Master Lohitaksh Nayak gave a speech in English followed...

Handwriting Competition (Primary)

The Handwriting Competition of the Primary Section was held on Wednesday, 5th August 2015. All the boys of Std I to IV participated. Each standard was given a selected passage from the English Balbharati textbook to write.

Marathi Elocution

The secondary school Marathi Elocution Competition for the students from standard 5th to 10th on 29th July 2015. The students of the class 5th and 6th participated in Poetry Recitation; class 7th and 8th in story telling and class 9th and 10th in speech delivery. We...

St. Ignatius of Loyola

In order to prepare the children for the feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, they were shown different videos on his Life on the 29th of July. The teachers in charge also narrated his life in the form of a short story. On the 30th of July, a Quiz competition was...

Art Competition- Primary

The Art competition for the Primary Section was held on 14th July 2015. The topics given for every standard is as follows: Std I- An Umbrella Std II- A Rainy Day Scenery Std III- A Rainy Day In The Village Std IV- A Rainy Day In The City Each and every student from...

13th East Bombay Scout

Our boy scouts won the Ambulance Cup competition held by the East Bombay District. This makes it 3 years in a...

PTA Meeting With Std 8 Students And Parents

A  P.T.A. meeting with Std 8th students and parents was held on 7th July 2015 at 9:20 am in the school hall. A short prayer was recited by teacher Mrs. Reema. The Vice-Principal Mrs. Sharmila Sunny first welcomed the parents, members of the staff and the students....

World Yoga Day Celebration

The Primary section of St Xavier’s High School celebrated International Yoga Day on Tuesday 23rd June 2015. The assembly was held in the school hall and began at 9:00 a.m. with the I & II standards attending first followed by the III & IV. What followed next...

Inter-religious Prayer Service

The Inter-Religious Prayer Service was held on 7th July 2015 in the School Hall at 11.35 am. Std. III & IV attended the prayer service. The service began with a discussion followed by meditation, prayer of the faithful and prayer. A video was played which showed how...

Inter Religious Prayer Service Report

In keeping with the aims and objectives of Jesuit education an interreligious prayer service was held on Monday the 6th of July. In keeping with the religious backgrounds of the students in our school ,speakers from various religions were invited. The distinguished...

English Elocution Competition

English Elocution was held on 30th June 2015. The students from std. 5 to std. 10 participated in it. Students from std 5 to std 7 recited poems and students from std 8 to std 10 gave speeches. The judges were Fr. Errol D’Lima, Ms. Bhavna Khanna, and Ms. Hazel Gomes....

International Year of Light

The subtheme for the academic year is The International Year of Light. The International Year of Light is a global initiative adopted by the United Nations to raise awareness of how optical technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to...

Manager’s Birthday

On 23rd June 2015, Managers day was celebrated in our school. The programme began at 12.00 noon in the school auditorium with “cake cutting” by our school manager Fr. Dr. Francis Swamy accompanied by the birthday song sung by the staff. It was followed by a lovely...

Primary Section Celebrates Gonzaga House Feast

The Gonzaga House celebrated its House Feast on the 23rd of June, 2015. The assembly was held in the School Hall. A power-point presentation was shown to the boys on the life of St. Aloysius Gonzaga. Prayers and petitions were put forth by both teacher and students....

Gonzaga Feast Celebration

Information about St. Aloysius Gonzaga was given to the students over the intercom followed by prayers and hymns. Mr. Christopher Lobo Ms. Maria...

International Yoga Day

On 22nd June, the students of St. Xavier's high school Fort celebrated international yoga day under the guidance of art of living volunteers, Mrs.Wabeez karkària, Ms.Twinkle Bachkaniwala and Mr. Jusstine shaon. The session was held for the students of std 5 to 10 in...

Theme for Academic Year 2015-16

Introduction of  the main theme-4C’s (2015-2016) The theme as outlined for the academic year 2015-2016 is based on the 4c’s.These 4c’S are conscience, compassion, competence and commitment. The SIPEI (International Seminar on Ignatian  Pedagogy and Spirituality),which...

Meeting with Std. IX students and parents

A meeting was held for the parents and students of std IX on 18th June,2015 at 9am in the school hall. Our vice principal, Mrs Sharmila Sunny, explained the purpose of the meeting to the parents. The following teachers briefed the parents and students about the...