ST. ALOYSIUS SR. SEC. SCHOOL, Cantt., Jabalpur

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Nelson Mandela

Welcome to St. Aloysius

St.Aloysius Sr.Sec.School,is one of the premier institutions in the state owned and established by the Catholic Diocese of Jabalpur, and it is administered by the Diocese through the Jabalpur Diocesan Educational Society,a registered body under the Society of Registraion Act M.P. in 1968.

Rector's Day Celebration

2022~2023

St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School, Cantt. Jabalpur celebrated the Rector's day on 25th November 2022. "Leadership is the ability to guide others without force into a direction or decision that leaves them still feeling empowered and accomplished. "Our Rector, Fr. Sibi Joseph has always inspired and empowered the students and staff with his amiable personality and devotion to work.
The objective of celebration of Rector's day is to honour the leader of the school who is carrying forward the legacy of St. Aloysius School to greater heights.The celebration started in the morning with the special assembly dedicated to our Rector. The students presented saplings, bouquets and cards to the Rector as a token of their love and respect. The sports logo was unveiled on this occasion. The most awaited moment was the arrival of the sports mascot "Leo" the leopard. The students were overjoyed and filled with the Sports spirit to find the mascot Leo amidst them. The sports torch was lit by the Principal and handed over to the athletes.
A grand cultural programme was organised to mark the gaiety of the occasion. A special prayer service was organised in the church wherein the School, Houses, Sports flag, the Gymnastic flag, band instruments and P. T. props were blessed invoking God's blessings and protection during the Sports week and Sports Day. The Principal in his address to the students and staff urged to strive hard to uphold the dignity of the school and keep its flag ever flying high by promoting a society based on love, liberty, justice, equality and fraternity. The day ended with the sumptuous lunch for the staff and refreshments for the students.

THE 15th ANNUAL ATHLETIC MEET KINDERGARTEN

2022~2023

“Winners never quit and quitters never win."

Life is incomplete without sports. It's time to refresh our time so play as much as you can. Sports activities are the best way through which one can develop one’s social and communicative skills. It is very important for kids and youth in their growing stage. It increases the feeling of team spirit and improves efficiency in them.
St. Aloysius Kindergarten Cantt., organized its 15th Annual Athletic Meet on Saturday, October 01st under the able guidance of Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph and KG Headmistress, Sr. Anupama. Lt. Col. Ishwar Dutt Sharma, GRC, graced the occasion as the Chief-Guest and Rev. Bishop Gerald Almeida was the Guest of Honour. The principal Fr. Sibi Joseph presented a sapling and a memento to the Chief-Guest as a token of love and gratitude. The Chief-Guest, Principal and the Guest of Honour released the balloons and the pigeons as a sign of unity and peace. The Tiny-tots entered into the spirit of the occasion with the oath by the Athletes. The little Aloysians presented a welcome dance which left the audience spell bound. The day witnessed a zestful performance by the little athletes who competed in various races like Flat Race, Relay Race, Snowball Race, Candy race, Caterpillar race, Jelly Fish Race, Butterfly Race, Balancing Race, etc. Once the races began, the air was filled with tons of encouragement for the Tiny-tots. Gymnastics was the major highlight of the show. Aerobics was also displayed by the students.
The Chief-Guest took the salute of the impressive March Past of the young Aloysians. The Chief-Guest, Lt. Col. Ishwar Dutt Sharma in his message encouraged the gathering with his thoughtful words, and emphasized the importance of sports in a child’s life and praised the Staff members for their management and expertise. The Guest of Honour in his message lauded the energy, zest and vitality of students.
The Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph congratulated the winners and appreciated the efforts of the students and the Staff members. The programme culminated with the vote of thanks given by the KG Headmistress Sr. Anupama followed by the National Anthem. The Sports Secretary for the event was Mrs. Sweety Lawrence and the Sports coordinator was Ms. Nidhi Jatav. The Sports meet was a success with the cooperation of the Staff and the Field Surveyors, Mr. Sunil Singh Baghel, Mr. Nishant Dubey and Ms. Rikansha Mehra.

Blood Donation Camp

2022~2023

‘If you are a blood donor, you are a hero to someone, who received the gracious gift of life.’
‘Donate Blood, Donate life.’ Keeping in mind humanity and service to mankind, a blood donation camp was organised at St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School, Cantt Jabalpur on 27 th August 2022. The camp was inaugurated by Bishop Gerald Almeida and Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph in the presence of Dr. Pushraj Patel, doctors and paramedical staff from Govt. Hospital, Gaur. The doctor who contributed for this noble cause was Dr. Sanjay Mishra, CMO, Jabalpur.
Apart from blood donation, general health check-up, Tetanus-Diphtheria, and corona precaution booster dose were also administered during this camp. Teachers, parents and well-wishers donated blood fulfilling their responsibility towards the society. 35 units of blood were collected and were handed over by Fr. Sibi Joseph along with the National Service Scheme volunteers to P. Harison. Incharge, Blood Bank, Elgin Hospital. We accord our sincere thanks to Mr. Ramesh Naidu, Sunil Garg for their valuable contribution for the success of the camp. The incharge of this programme was Dr. Manish Dubey, Programme Officer, National Service Scheme, School Unit, Jabalpur.

Patriotic Song Competition

2022~2023

“Patriotism comes from the heart, it is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief.”

Music develops aesthetic sense in children, it is also the key to creativity. It provides a child an opportunity of self – expression. It binds the heart and is one of the most beloved human adventures.
Under the able guidance of Principal Fr. Sibi Joseph, an Intra School Annual Patriotic Song Competition was organized on 06th August, 2022. It was an effort made by the School to keep the spirit of solidarity and love for the country alive, while enhancing the artistry and presentation skills of the students. The participants sang beautiful compositions with great enthusiasm and allured the audience. The primary, middle, high and the senior school participated in the competition.
The competition was arranged in two sessions, the first one included the performances of the High School and Senior School’s students respectively followed by the performances of the Middle School students in the second session.
Mr. Amitabh Rao, Mr. Sanjay Xavier and Mr. Shaji Varghese were the esteemed judges for the competition. There was a special performance by one of the Judges- Mr. Amitabh Rao. The success of the competition could be well judged by the smile on the faces of the students and the teachers.
Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph addressed the gathering. He along with the Kindergarten Headmistress Sr. Anupama extended warm felicitations to all the dignitaries and the participants present on the occasion.

ALOYSIAN RADIO

2022~2023

"ALOYSIAN RADIO @ INNER VOICE"

STAY STRONG! STAND UP! HAVE A VOICE!
Everone deserves to have their voice heard. St. Aloysius Sr. Sec . School relaunched the "ALOYSIAN RADIO @ INNER VOICE" for the students to showcase theur inner talents. It will be a platform to build strong communication skills and confidence. Students will get oppertunity to speak on their own chosen topics and to reach out to many hearts.

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

  St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School cantt provies a platform to each indivisual to show case his/her inner talent. On 9th July 2022 Rev Father Sibi Joseph graced the occation of relaunch of the Aloysian Radio with new version. ' Aloysian Radio @ INNER VOICE' On the day of relaunch RJ Vinamra and RJ Shivangi took the lead and grabed the audience with their inner voice. Aloysian Radio @ Inner Voice is a series of 20 exciting episodes . This will be broadcast on wednesday 's.

EXTEMPORE COMPETITION

2022~2023

St.Aloysius Senior Secondary School Cantt. Jabalpur conducted the Extempore competition for the students of classes 1 to 5 on 15th and classes 6 to 12 on 16th July 2022 to imbibe the spirit of learning in young Aloysians and to enhance their communication skills.The competition started with the welcoming of judges.Our honourable judges for the competition were :Classes I to V- Mrs Jessy Philip, Mrs Priya kapadia and Mrs Puja Chadha, Classes VI to XII - Sr. Anupama, Mrs. Mubarak Fatima, Mrs. Philo Anto, Mrs. Deepti Satsangi, Mr. Syed Noman.

Extempore is the art of public speaking that is carried out without preparation or forethought. It puts to test one's ability to think on the spot and also their spontaneity. The young Aloysians spoke for two minutes on different topics given to them on the spot. The topics for the competition were associated with varied subjects such as environment, current affairs, online classes, technology, Social Media etc. The participants were judged on the basis of content, confidence, clarity of speech, fluency,etc. The honourable Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph addressed the students and conveyed the importance of English speaking and developing communication skills. He also appreciated the efforts of all the participants and also presented the certificate to the winners and congratulated them. The winners of the competition are as follows:

Primary -

Class I - 1st - TASHK DUA(1 C) 2nd -KUSHAGR PURASWANI(1 D) CLASS II- 1st - SAVEERA PUNJ(2 A) 2nd -NITIMA LAWRENCE (2 C) CLASS III- 1st - ADAM STEVEN ANTHONY(3 A) 2nd- NAHUM DINESH ANGOLKA(3 C) CLASS IV- 1st- ARNAV KHETPAL(4 C), KARTIKEY THADANI(4 D) 2nd - AESHIT JAIN(4 D) CLASS V- 1st- AARJAV JAIN(5 C) 2nd-KABIR BABELEY(5 B), DAKSH TIWARI(5 D)

Middle School

Class VI- 1st- Krishna Thakur ( 6-C) 2nd- Chitransh Khemani (6-A) Class VII- 1st- Abeer Babeley (7-D) 2nd- Chaitanya Singh (7-B) Class VIII- 1st- Evaan George (8- B) 2nd- Udit Pradeep (8-C)

High School

Class IX & X- 1st- Samarth Nayak (10- C) 2nd- Shubh Agrawal (10-D) & Avni Sharma (9- B) 3rd - Vaishnavi Tiwari (10- B) Senior Secondary Class XI & XII - 1st - Renit Bajaj (11-A) 2nd- Srajan Verma (12-A) 3rd- Shubh Gaurav (11-Cl The competition was intended to give an opportunity to the students to overcome the fear of public speaking and to build up their confidence . The program ended with the vote of thanks by the school vice- captain. The programme was a great success under the able guidance of the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph.

World Yoga Day

21st ~ June, 2022

"Yoga is the ultimate practice. It simultaneously stimulates our inner light and quiets our overactive minds. It is both energy and rest. Yin and Yang. We feel the burn and find our bliss."

The International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June 2022 to bring peace, harmony, happiness and success to every soul in the world. Yoga is a mental, physical and spiritual practice that originated in India and is helping people in leading a healthier lifestyle worldwide.

A yoga display containing various asanas such as Vrikshasana, Tadasana, Bhujangasan, Pranayama etc. was performed by the primary students on the occasion of International Yoga Day showcasing the value of yoga as it strengthens the immune system and cleans blood, body parts, body systems internally. It brings a divine glow on the face and makes us wise. To begin with the program, our sports teacher Sir Sunil performed Surya Namaskar which strengthens different muscles of our body and also helps in curing diseases. Our school Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph also participated in the programme enthusiastically and performed Padmasana, Bhramari Pranayama, Anulom Vilom etc. and gave message that yoga not only has a capacity to change perception but also has power to transform us.

National Reading Day

19~18 July, 2022

"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeking with new eyes."

National Reading Day. Honouring the Late P.N. Panicker, the Father of Library and Literacy Movement, St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School Cantt. Jabalpur celebrates the 27th National Reading Month from June 19 - 18 July 2022. 'Read & Grow' is the Motto of the National Reading Day 2022.

First Day Assembly

08 ~ 04 ~ 2021

"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeking with new eyes."

Morning Assembly undoubtedly holds the numero uno position out of all the routine activities in a school. It aids community participation as well as hones the skills of children on account of healthy competitive spirit between different groups. It is the place where a child gets its imaginative eyes to seek the world. Probably it’s the first platform which is provided to young mind, boosting their confidence towards public speaking and imbibing a feeling of team spirit in their nascent minds. Keeping us with the same the students of St. Aloysius Sr. Sec School, cantt conducted first Virtual Assembly for the session 2021. The theme of the year was announced in the assembly by the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph – ‘’ Joy In Learning and Joy In Serving’’ Joy is the celebration of life.

           We celebrate these miracles of life in all its different shades whether its during happy times or in hardships. In the existing scenario of despair and uncertainty during pandemic, Aloysians brought HOPE through their Virtual assembly. This four-letter word lights up our inner positivity and optimism. Video Presentation started with a strong message that will definitely make people think twice that if we bring change in our day to day ‘s activities then definitely we are going to get out of this worst situation. Assembly moved on to a time of prayerful mindfulness, inviting the Lord to guide and help everyone to stay hopeful at all times.

Principal in his message welcomed students on the first day of online classes and motivated and encouraged by saying they are the HOPE and the future of tomorrow. He also thanked all the parents for their support and appreciation given by them for the school and for the teachers for their hard work. Students too gave a positive message on COVID. This assembly was undoubtedly a result of the immense efforts put together by students and the teachers.

Incharges : Mrs. Sunanda Pathak & Mrs. Nidhi Rao

Feast & Rector's Day Celebration

2021 ~ 22

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Hindi Hand-Writing Competition

2021 ~ 22

"Handwriting is the mirror of knowledge"

हिंदी हस्तलेखन धैर्य और इच्छाशक्ति की कुंजी है क्योंकि यह सबसे जटिल और मांग वाली प्रक्रियाओं में से एक है। लेखनआँखों के माध्यम से , मन के माध्यम से संचार की कला है। यह दुनिया का एक महान आविष्कार है जो समय और स्थान की सभी दूरी पर अनुपस्थित लोगों के साथ बातचीत करने में सक्षम है। लेखन हमारे व्यक्तित्व का सबसे महत्वपूर्ण हिस्सा है, हम जो लिखते हैं वह हमेशा एक झलक देता है कि हम क्या सोचते हैं और क्या महसूस करते हैं और यही हमारे व्यक्तित्व और हमारे आंतरिक अस्तित्व को दर्शाता है। लिखने की सुंदरता एक कौशल है। सुंदर लेखन अर्थात सुलेख अपनी एक अलग पहचान स्थापित करता है और सुलेख प्रतियोगिता तो विद्यार्थियों को सुंदर एवं पठन योग्य लेखन- कार्य के लिए प्रोत्साहित करती है। हिंदी लेखन प्रतियोगिता का प्रमुख उद्देश्य विद्यार्थियों को अपनी लिखावट को सुधारने के तरीकों को अपनाने का अवसर प्रदान करना है।

इसी उद्देश्य को पूर्ण करने हेतु दिनांक 09 जुलाई 2021 को सेंट अलॉयसियस सीनियर सेकेंडरी स्कूल ,कैंट जबलपुर में शाला प्राचार्य फादर सिबी जोसफ के मार्गदर्शन में ऑनलाइन सुलेख प्रतियोगिता का आयोजन किया गया। यह प्रतियोगिता विभिन्न वर्गों में सम्पन्न हुई-

पहला वर्ग - क्लास I , II

दूसरा वर्ग - क्लास III , IV , V

तीसरा वर्ग - क्लास VI , VII , VIII

प्रतियोगिता में विभिन्न रुचिकर विषयों को सम्मिलित किया गया। कक्षानुसार प्रतिभागियों को , गद्य , पद्य , अनुच्छेद , निबंध , कहानी पर सुलेख लिखने दिया गया। हिंदी सुलेख प्रतियोगिता का मूल्यांकन अक्षरों का निर्माण, अक्षरों एवं मात्राओं के बीच का अंतर, शब्द और रेखाओं के बीच का स्थान, दिए गए समय में कार्य पूर्णता , वर्तनी , उचित विराम चिह्न और नीटनेस के आधार पर किया गया। निर्णायक ( जज) की भूमिका का निर्वाहन किया -

क्लास - I , II श्रीमती एनी पारेख , श्रीमती मोनिका पचौरी

क्लास - III , IV , V श्रीमती आइरिन डिसूजा , श्रीमती आकांक्षा बख्शी , श्रीमती संगीता भट्ट

क्लास - VI ,VII , VIII श्रीमती हर्षिता चंद्रन , श्रीमती सुनीता बघेल , श्रीमती अनिता डिमेलो

सुलेख प्रतियोगिता हेतु विद्यार्थियों की उपस्थिति एवं प्रतिक्रिया उत्साह जनक थी।सुलेख प्रतियोगिता के माध्यम से विद्यार्थियों को न केवल सुंदर लिखावट के लिए प्रेरित किया गया अपितु राष्ट्रभाषा हिंदी के महत्व पर प्रकाश डालते हुए उन्हें अपने देश एवं भाषा के सम्मान के प्रति सदैव समर्पित रहने की प्रेरणा दी गई। अधिकांश छात्रों ने अपने लेखन- कौशल को बढ़ाने के लिए अपना सर्वश्रेष्ठ प्रदर्शन किया । इस गतिविधि का उद्देश्य छात्रों को अपने आत्मविश्वास का निर्माण करने का अवसर देना था। निर्णायक मंडल ने सभी प्रतिभागियों की सराहना की और विजेताओं को बधाई दी।

                     अंत में प्रत्येक कक्षा एवं वर्ग के विजेता प्रतिभागियों को शाला द्वारा ई - सर्टिफिकेट प्रदान किया गया तथा अन्य सभी प्रतिभागियों के प्रयासों की सराहना की गई।

Investiture Ceremony

2021 ~ 22

"Leaders are not born but are made by their experiences in life".

To inculcate the leadership qualities in the students and to give them a feel of functioning of the administrative body, a school Office Bearership team was formed after scrutinous interviewing and selection. The Investiture Ceremony for the academic year 2021-2022 was held on the 24th of July, 2021. The chief guest for the event was our Principal Fr. Sibi Joseph.

      The ceremony began with the welcoming of the Chief Guest and Parents, lighting of the lamp by Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sr. Sindhu C.C, Mr. Anand Mohan Namdeo and School Captains which was followed by the Hymn to our Patron St. Aloysius and reading from the Holy Scriptures and its translation. The Principal Fr. Sibi Joseph inspired and encouraged the elected leaders to be dutiful and responsible in his address to the gathering. The Choir Song by the staff was melodious and inspiring song which perfectly suited the event. The march by all the Officer Bearers was a spectacular event which set the mood for the event. In his address, the Chief Guest Fr. Sibi Joseph appreciated the students to take part in leadership activities to nurture themselves into the future leaders. He also congratulated the school Officer Bearers for their preparedness to take responsibilities. He asked them to use these opportunities and balance them well with academics to excel in both. His words of advice were highly motivating to the students.

The vote of thanks and pledge was adminsitered by the School Captain and the School Vice-Captain respectively. The programme concluded with the singing of the National Anthem.

Children's Day Celebration

2021 ~ 22

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Founder’s Day Celebration

2021 ~ 22

St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School celebrated its founder’s day on virtual platform on 10th July 2021. The programme began with the lighting of the traditional lamp by Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sr. Dhanya and Coordinators. Thereafter programme continued with the intercessory prayer by the students of Primary classes. Presentation of a beautiful Kathak dance left everyone spellbound. The students proudly remembered and praised the glorious past of our school by singing a beautiful Founder’s day song and expressed their gratitude towards the school.

All our founder Fathers, Bishops and Principals were remembered for their devotion, dedication, commitment and selfless service towards the institution. Rev. Father Sibi Joseph in his address laid emphasis to follow and imbibe the values of Father Amedee Delalex, our founder father in their lives. Overall the programme was a big success.

Grandparents Day Celebration

2021 ~ 22

"Grandchildren are the crown of grandparents and parents are the glory of their children. – Proverbs 17:6"

Grandparents are very special. They are the foundation of the family. They give unconditional love to their grandchildren.Through special love and care they keep a family close at heart. This year for the first time world celebrated Grandparents Day on 25thJuly,2021. Due to pandemic we celebrated it online. Students from KG, primary and middle section participated with great zeal and enthusiasm. They performed mesmerizing dance, sung a thank you song for their grandparents and danced with them. They also performed different activities with their grandparents.

            Principal Rev.Father Sibi Joseph gave message that grandparents are good role model, always loving, caring and giving so it is the responsibility of students to honour, respect and show love and care for their elders, parents and grandparents. KG Headmistress Sister Dhanya and Academic Coordinators of all the classes took an opportunity to record their messages for grandparents. The grandparents felt overwhelmed and expressed their gratitude and love to our Principal, staff and little Aloysians.

 “ Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children”. The program was organized under the support and able guidance of our Principal Rev.Father Sibi Joseph.

Incharge – Mrs. Veena Rai Team members –Sr.Sindhu C.C., Mrs. VandanaTuli, Mrs. RupaliPillai, Mrs. DishaArora and Mrs. PritiSarkar.

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Recent Events

ANNUAL DAY CELEBRATION

2022~2023

St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School, Sadar organised its Annual Function for the kindergarten and Primary Section and Prize Distribution on Friday, 11th November 2022. The event was celebrated with great enthusiasm and high spirits after two years of Covid-19 pandemic.
               Annual Day forms an integral part of our school activities. It is an occasion of celebration, felicitation, feast and festivity when students present not only their wonderful performances but also receive honours for their curricular and co- curricular achievements.
Col. Sanjay Chikkara, Gun Carriage Factory, Jabalpur graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Rev. Fr. Abraham T. the Vicar General and Vice President of JDES presided over the function.
              The main theme of the function was "Education is the pathway for well being." The programme began with the presentation of the bouquets to the Chief Guest Col. Sanjay Chikkara and the Vicar General followed by the traditional lighting of the lamp by our honourable Chief Guest, Vicar General, Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sister Anupama and the School Captain. The little Aloysians welcomed the gathering with their melodious and vibrant voices. Our elegant dancers presented a soulful prayer dance full of serenity. The events included various meaningful dances, skits and songs which were performed in complete harmony. The theme of the year was enacted through a dance drama " Transforming Education through Technology" enthralled the audience. A beautiful and energetic tribal dance was performed to commemorate the 67th foundation day of Madhya Pradesh.A diverse musical orchestra as fillers in between the performance left the audience spellbound.
                  The Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph presented the Annual Report which highlighted the events of the session 2021- 22 through audio video visuals. The Chief Guest addressed the gathering, appreciated the talents of the students and gave away the mementoes and certificates to the achievers of Class XII CBSE Board Examination 2021 - 22. Ms. Rashi Agrawal was awarded the 'Best Aloysian'. Ishitva Joshi received the Lt. General Pradeep Bhalla Trophy for securing the highest percentage in the school in Class XII CBSE Board Examination 2021- 22. Rev. Fr. Abraham T. Vicar General Vice President JDES, in his address appreciated the talents, hard work and efforts of the students, teachers and also emphasized on the achievements of the school. He gave away the mementoes and certificates to the meritorious students of Class X CBSE Board Examination 2021-22 and also to the students who secured a position in Bishop's Test -2022.
            The vote of thanks was proposed by the Principal Rev Fr. Sibi Joseph and the programme came to an end with the theme song," Education is the pathway for well being." The programme was a huge success under the able guidance of the principal Rev Fr Sibi Joseph and the programme incharges.

JSSC Short Movie Making Competition

2022~2023

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

On Saturday, 10 th September 2022 St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School Cantt., Jabalpur organised and hosted the grand finale of “TEENS ON REELS” a short movie making competition on behalf of the Jabalpur Sahodaya schools Complex. It was a competition that invited and encouraged the students to discover and enhance their skills as young movie makers. 18 schools participated in the competition and 8 turned out to be the qualifiers after the first round of judgement. This momentous day was graced by the presence of the JSSC Executive members, Guests and the Judges. The event opened with soulful lighting of the lamp ceremony by the Chief guest -Sr. Navya (Principal – St. Joseph Convent Sadar), Joint Secretary- Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph (Principal- St. Aloysius Senior sec School, Sadar, Mrs.Deepti Satsangi (Academic Coordinator Senior School) & Mr. Deepesh Shah later it was followed by the felicitation of the JSSC dignitaries and the Judges. The beautiful prayer dance witnessed a star of applause and appreciation by the entire gathering. Finally it was the final round of Judgement. The schools competed head to head for the Grand winner title. The schools included Ashoka Hall School, Satya Prakash Public School, Nachiketa H. S. School Vijay Nagar, St. Gabriel’s H. S. School Ranjhi, Little World School, Gyan Ganga International School, Stemfield International School, Bal Bharti Sublic School.
The topic for the competition was "TEEN POWER". Each school was represented by an editing team. The team then presented their work to the judges and confidently answered the questions asked by the judges. The judges for the event were Mr. Deepesh Shah, Mr. Alok Singh Thakur and Mr. Edward Vincent. They evaluated entries on the basis of the theme, presentation, clarity, originality, sound effects, design, cinematography, direction and acting. At last the Guest of Honour - Mrs.Aparna Choubey (Chairperson JSSC and Principal, DPS Mandla Road) appreciated the students for the active participation, Sr. Navya & Mr.Deepesh Shah addressed the gathering appreciated the hard work of the participants. The day concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the school Principal, Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph who appreciated the judging panel and thanked all the schools for their active participation in the event. The event was a great success under the able guidance of the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph and the efforts of the Teachers and supporting staff.
THE RESULTS OF THE COMPETETION-
1 st – Ashoka Hall School (SHAKTI)
2 nd – Satya Prakash Public School, SFRI (MANAN)
3 rd - St. Gabriel’s H. S. School, Ranjhi (RAHUL)

Teacher's Day Celebration

2022~2023

Teachers are our quiet heroes working in front of children, the world’s toughest audience with patience and understanding. Today’s technology has opened the door of new learning & has also changed the course of education. But a good teacher has the power to change life, ignite it in the most perfect way.
As an honour to our first President of India, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, on his birthday, St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School, Cantt. Jabalpur celebrated Teachers' Day on Monday 5 th September 2022 with great zeal & enthusiasm. The programme began with the lighting of the lamp and garlanding the pictures of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan & Mother Teresa by our Principal, Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Kindergarten Headmistress Sr. Anupama. The programme was lead off with the Bible reading followed by the prayer song and hymn. The function started with a beautiful prayer dance seeking God's blessings and then group song felicitating the teachers. Soon after that, a student gave speech on why we celebrate Teachers’ day and how Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan contributed to the society. The day was made memorable by a series of cultural activities such as dancing and singing to entertain and give teachers a day to remember. A small skit was also performed by students that everyone enjoyed. After that a group of students sang many songs based on Teachers’ day. The surprise event of the day was a Qawwali performed by the senior school . The principal then gave a speech thanking and appreciating all the teachers for their hard work, dedication and for inculcating moral values in children. He also emphasized that al nation can be made correction free only with the efforts of father, mother and teachers. The programme ended with the head boy thanking the Teachers for the efforts and shaping the life of students and inspiring them.
Over all it was a joyous and eventful day, enjoyed equally by teachers and students alike.

Independence Day

2022~2023

“May we always have the freedom to choose,freedom to dream and freedom to live”

Under the able guidance of the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, St. Aloysius. Sr. Sec. School, Cantt. Jabalpur celebrated the Independence Day with patriotic fervor on August 15, 2022. It began with a special morning assembly by the students that portrayed the true meaning of Independence.

The entire school assembled at the campus and the Tricolor was hoisted by the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph. After which, the national anthem echoed in the entire campus. A very motivating speech was given by Mrs. Vinita Maheshwari which captivated the hearts of the audience. The celebration consisted of a variety of cultural programmes. The group songs presented by the students of Class-5, High School, Middle School and the Senior School filled everyone with pure patriotism. The Patriotic dance and the Formation dance performance by the students awakened everyone’s feelings towards the motherland. A student Siddhi Malviya, of Class-XII-A presented a speech. A Skit was also presented by the students that filled the atmosphere with the spirit of patriotism.
The Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph in his enlightened speech called India a diverse nation and reminded everyone of the sacrifices made by our great freedom fighters. He appreciated the assembly and explained the meaning of ‘AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV’. He said that the country should function well and everyone should work together to build a powerful and wonderful nation. He stressed on achieving integrity of character and encouraged the staff and the students to bring glory and laurels to the Nation by doing dignified deeds and fulfilling one’s duty with responsibility.
The programme concluded with the vote of thanks by the School Captain, Nischal Vatsa. The entire event was followed by a friendly traditional football match between St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School Cantt. Jabalpur and St. Thomas Higher Secondary School, Jabalpur.

INVESTITURE CEREMONY

12th July,2022~23

“If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then you are an excellent leader”.

To inculcate leadership qualities and essence of responsibility in the students, the newly elected students council, was invested with the duties for the academic session 2022-23 on 12th July 2022. The chief guest Mrs. Bhawana Maravi, CITY SDOP (SIHORA) was welcomed by the Principal by a bouquet and memento as a token of love and appreciation. The ceremony commenced with the lightning of lamp by the Chief-Guest Mrs. Bhawana Maravi, Principal Rev Fr. Sibi Joseph,Sr. Lincy, Principal, St. Aloysius School Gaur, Headmistress Kindergarten Sr. Anupama, Mr. M.K Jha and Mr. M.K Malviya. The program began with the reading from the Holy Scriptures and a prayer dance. The office bearers took the oath, to faithfully work for the school and were pinned the badges by the honorable Chief Guest accompanied with the Principal Rev Fr. Sibi Joseph.

After the solemn oath taking ceremony, the honorable Chief Guest congratulated the newly sworn in office bearers and motivated them to acquire leadership quality to build a better society. The Chief Guest inaugurated the skill development program “Beyond The Horizon”. The theme of the skill development program is “Skill Enhancement for Sustainable Development”.

Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph congratulated the office bearers and reminded them of the great leader Mahatma Gandhi and follow his footmarks. He told them to never give up and follow the school motto "Virtus in Arduo”.

The ceremony came to an end with the vote of thanks given by the school Captain Nischal Vastsa followed by the pledge, administered by the school Vice-Captain Aden John. Selected Office Bearer’s 2022 - 2023

SCHOOL CAPTAIN – NISCHAL VATSA

SCHOOL VICE CAPTAIN – ADEN JOHN

HEAD GIRL – SIDDHI MALVIA

RED HOUSE CAPTAIN – RHYTHM SHARMA RED HOUSE VICE CAPTAIN – VAANSH MISHRA YELLOW HOUSE CAPTAIN – KABIR BHATIA YELLOW HOUSE VICE CAPTAIN – ASHISH KAPOOR GREEN HOUSE CAPTAIN – CHETAN NAIDU GREEN HOUSE VICE CAPTAIN – CRIS XAVIER HEAD GIRL PREFECT – SHRISTI SHINGADE PREFECT LIST 2022 – 23 RED HOUSE ANJALI RAJAK – GIRL PREFECT PIYUSH AMBROSE AYUSH JAIN CHITMAN SINGH AHUJA AAMIR ZAREEF CHOUDHARY ANSHUL MADAVI OM PAMNANI YELLOW HOUSE SHRISTI SINGH – GIRL PREFECT ANANT VISHAL MAHAWAR HARSH AHUJA ADVET SONI ABHAY YADAV KSHITU RAJAK AADDIVYA AWATHI GREEN HOUSE RACHEL KORCHE – GIRL PREFECT DIVYA MANURAMANI ANUBHAV RAJAK SIDDHANT OTWANI SHOURYA KUMAR KOSHTA MUZAMMIL HASHMI KARTIKEY M. ANAND

Founder's Day

10th,July~2022

St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School celebrated its founder’s day on 10th July 2022. The programme began with the lighting of the traditional lamp by Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sr. Anupama and Coordinators. Thereafter programme continued with the intercessory prayer by the students of Primary classes. Presentation of a beautiful Kathak dance left everyone spellbound. The students proudly remembered and praised the glorious past of our school by singing a beautiful Founder’s day song and expressed their gratitude towards the school.

All our founder Fathers, Bishops and Principals were remembered for their devotion, dedication, commitment and selfless service towards the institution. Rev. Father Sibi Joseph in his address laid emphasis to follow and imbibe the values of Father Amedee Delalex, our founder father in their lives. Overall the programme was a big success.

First Day Assembly

23rd~June, 2022

The onset of an academic year full of opportunities and the end of a refreshing summer break was marked on 23rd June, 2022. The reopening was marked by a memorable assembly to celebrate and remind us of the fact that we are fortunate to have the chance of being educated. Our Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph hoisted the school flag, followed by hymn to St. Aloysius and the prayer by the melodius Aloysian choir. Post this, the new staff was welcomed, the teachers introduced themselves. Our principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph then adressed the audience and brought in a splendid surprise for all the students, that was presentment of our school diary, something for which each student eagerly waits.

Lastly, the theme for the year was revealed, that is, 'Education is the pathway for well being.' The theme for the year has also been kept as signifying the importance of education in one's lives and highlighting how important it is for each one of us to respect the right to education of everyone. In conclusion, the reopening ceremony marked the beginning of a new chapter of our lives, giving us new hopes and placing before us plethora of opportunities.

Feast of St.Aloysius

21st June, 2022

The feast of the Saint Aloysius was celebrated on 21 st June 2022. The celebration started in the morning with the flag hoisting by the Principal followed by a melodious hymn to St. Aloysius.

Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph, Head Mistress, Sr.Anupama and academic coordinators lit the candles and offered the flowers as a mark of tribute to our inspiring Saint, St.Aloysius .A beautiful prayer was also recited by the students and staff, which imbibed the holy spirit. A quote was also read by one of the staffs from the holy Bible, which highlighted universal brotherhood. Ahead ,the day was made memorable by a beautiful prayer dance and an inspiring speech by a staff. The programme ended with enlightening words spoken by Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph reminiscing the glorious past of St.Aloysius.

FAREWELL OF CLASS XII

2021 ~ 22

The auditorium of St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School echoed with the blessings on 31 st March 2022 when the Aloysian family came together to bid farewell to the outgoing students of 2021-22 batch of class XII. It was the day of mixed emotions for all present at the school auditorium to witness the official send-off for the class XII students at the Farewell ceremony. The day was devoted to the years and moments spent together with friends and teachers.

The outgoing students entered the school premises elegantly dressed. The young ladies glowed in colourful sarees whereas the gentlemen carried themselves smartly in suits and looked resplendent. The Management, Staff and the Students organized the Event-‘COLOURS 2021-22’. The event began with lighting of the lamp by Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sr. Dhanya, Academic Coordinator Mrs. Deepti Satsangi, Head-Girl Prefect Rashi Agrawal and the School Captain Sahil Pandey. The outgoing students took the pledge of being true Aloysians administered by Sir Sharad Singh. The event was followed by various captivating performances by the senior class students which also included the theme skit and dance celebrating colours of School life.

The most awaited event of the day was the declaration of titles for Mr. & Ms. Aloysius 2021-22, and the nominees for the titles confidently answered the questions asked. Rudr Shankar Shukla was awarded with the title of Mr. Aloysius and Arya Sharad Shrivastava was crowned Ms. Aloysius by the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, and Sr. Dhanya. The School Captain Sahil Pandey thanked the Aloysian family for making the day a celebration worth to remember. It was followed by the felicitation of students by the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph for their outstanding performance in Academics and Co-curricular Activities. The Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph blessed the students with his inspiring words of wisdom and guided them to be good citizens of India and also educate their hearts. He reminded them of their first day in School and portrayed the School as a facilitator of values. He advised them to accept difficulties, believe in themselves and use life skills efficiently. He told the students to leave behind all the negative experiences and carry pleasant memories with them. He asked the students to remember God and that God makes the destiny of man. He also advised the students to think twice before sharing personal information on the social network and wished their dreams to come true. He also presented mementos to the outgoing students and assured them that they will always remain in the hearts of every member of the Aloysian family and wished them successful life. The students took back with them wonderful memories of the day.

KINDERGARTEN NEW ARRIVAL TODDLERS

2021 ~ 22

Welcoming the tiny tots is always full of emotions, especially after the pandemic . The teachers were delighted and have planned and prepared well for welcoming the new students.

The little angels were excited and ready to start a new school year .On this overwhelming day the tiny tots had the mixed feelings of excitement, joy and confusion . The Kindergarten building was decorated beautifully with balloons , banners and posters.

Virtual science and craft contest

2021 ~ 22

Curiosity is the basic quality of human beings which creates inquisitiveness, when anybody tries to know anything logically. Scientific aptitude is developed while making science models, this creates interest in the minds of young students. They feel involved and ultimately find their connection with science.

Crafts is an expression of the creativity of humans in many directions. To keep the spirit of competition alive amongst the students during this pandemic, St. Aloysius Sr. Sec. School organised a virtual science and craft competition for classes I to IX and XI. The closing ceremony of the 'IDEATHON' Science & Craft Contest took place on 5th February 2022. Rt. Rev.Bishop Gerald Almeida presided over the programme. It was largely pre-recorded with some live segments and performers adhered to social distancing measures during the live portions.

The ceremony commenced with the traditional lighting of the lamp by our honourable Chief Guest Rt. Rev. Bishop Gerald Almeida, Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, Sister Dhanya,Academic Coordinators ma'am Deepti Satsangi and ma'am School Captain The oath was taken for the conservation of the trees by planting them. The students performed a beautiful dance on the theme Nature's cry. The main attraction of the programme was the Robo dance with the introduction of the mascot 'Ecobot'. There was an event display on the topic 'Environment and Nature's Cry' and an inspirational video by the Aloysians.

The main theme of the virtual contest was "Designing a Sustainable Future with Creativity". There were sub-themes under the main theme: Passionate Learners the group activity, Genius Minds the individual activity, Environmentalist the role-play of great environmentalist and Crafterina the individual craft activity. The highlights of the online exhibition were expressed by a presentation of craft materials, and models displayed by the students in the school's annual science & craft contest. The annual school magazine was released under the leadership of the Principal.

The programme ended, with a vote of thanks by the Principal, Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, mentioning the models and their innovators and admiring their performances. The chief guest appreciated the hard work and the innovative ideas of the students.

Republic Day Celebration

26th Jan.2022

"Thousand salutes to our freedom fighters, who gave us freedom. Let's come together and make it more prosperous and great. Happy Republic Day ! "

           Amidst the ongoing covid-19 pandemic and the guidelines with it St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Cantt. celebrated the 73rd Republic Day with a limited gathering in all its solemnity and grandeur. To commemorate the sovereignty of our nation, our Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph unfurled the tricolour followed by the National Anthem. A very short programme was organised by the teachers to honour the day. A prayer service was performed for the nation. The patriotic song by the teachers and the speech delivered by ma'am Jaya Ghosh filled the atmosphere with the spirit of Patriotism. A message of unity in diversity and words of encouragement was given by the Principal. He also added 'this crisis has put forth new opportunities, possibilities in front of us and we should utilise the opportunities to minimise our weaknesses and come out stronger.'

The school has ensured that the fervour of Patriotism lives on, and shifted the Republic Day celebrations online. There were wonderful virtual performances of dance, song, skit and speech. The synchronised display by the students being in different homes was noteworthy.

The programme was a huge success under the able guidance of the Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph.

Christmas Celebration

2021 ~ 22

"Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart".

Christmas is that time of the year which we all eagerly wait for. The celebration begins weeks ahead with the decoration of the Christmas tree and gifts for loved ones. This the season to be safe and calm and kind.

                                       The essence of Christmas came alive at St.Aloysius Sr.Sec.School Cantt., when the staff and students got together to share the merriment. Soaking in the spirit of Christmas, under the able guidance of the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph, the Kindergarten, Primary and the Middle school students celebrated the festival on 22ndDecember 2021 in the school premises with gaiety.

The celebration started with the Lighting ofLamp, followed by reading from the Holy Bible and the prayer to Almighty. A wonderful skit was presented on the Nativity scene beautifully depicting the birth of Jesus Christ. An Action song was sung by the Kindergarten children followed by melodious carols presented by the students and the Aloysian choir group. The arrival of Santa added to the joy of the festivity.

On this auspicious occasion the Principal Rev. Fr.Sibi Joseph shared a message thanking God for sending his Son and asking everyone to put their trust in God and believe.He also extended his greetings and concluded the programme wishing all a very merry Christmas and prosperity for the New Year.

Independence Day Celebration

2021 ~ 22

75th Independence Day "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav"

Independence Day mark the historic occasion when the country finally broke the shackles of oppression and gained independence from the British empire in the year 1947.For this independent nation our freedom fighters went through unimaginable pain and sacrifices. Today we stand together and salute their sacrifices and celebrate this day with utmost fervor, zest and a sprit of patriotism to make the innumerable sacrifices of the freedom fighters of India and honour the fact that we are living in a free India. Every year the celebration for Independence Day is honored with great fervor and enthusiasm in the school campus but 15th August 2021 due to the pandemic situation Principal and the staff organized online and offline program with a facility of live telecast of the GRAND FLAG HOISTING CEREMONY via facebook live for the students and their parents.

  • Event started at 8.00am with the hoisting of the National Flag by the Principal Rev. Fr. Sibi Joseph. After which, the national Anthem was sung with great Zeal and a spirit of patriotism. A bunch of colorful balloons were released in the air by the Principal that symbolized freedom of expression, goodness of thoughts, love for mankind and care for others.
  • Then after, Principal addressed the students and parents those joined facebook live, wished and reminded everyone of the sacrifices made by our great freedom fighters. He also stressed on achieving integrity of character and encouraged the students to bring glory and laurels to the nation by their good deeds.
  • After the grand Flag Hoisting ceremony a cultural program was organized by the office bearers and the teachers. Program started with Holy Scripture readings. Mrs. Priya Kapadiya – the holy Bible, Mrs. Palak Khatri – the Bhagwat Gita, Mrs. Naseem Begum –the Holy Quaran and Mrs. Raveen Chadha- the Guru Granth Sahib followed by a special prayer for the nation by Mrs. Sapna Benjamin. Aloysian teachers choir took the audiences to another level of patriotism by their melodious songs.
  • A motivating speech was delivered by Mrs. Ekta Pandey that appealed the audience to be responsible citizens of the country. To keep the momentum high, Vedant Sharma of XII A delivered an inspirational speech. A Quiz on national leaders was organized to bring a moment to relive the past. Music brings togetherness so a musical treat was presented by Mr. Varun Benjamin, Mr. E.D Ashish and Mr. Shaiji Vargese.
  • The Principal addressed the gathering and motivated everyone to be responsible and work towards the development of the nation. Program ended with vote of thanks by the school captain Sahil Pandey. The celebration was a grand success under the able guidance of the Principal and in coordination with all the staff members and students who made this a memorable day.

INTRA SCHOOL QUIZ COMPETITION

2021 ~ 22

To enhance the intellectual skill and thinking of students of our school a quiz competition was organised under the kind guidance of our Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph. The aim of the competition was to bring the latent quality of understanding and development of their knowledge in the subjects i.e. .Science, Social Science and Computer.

The quiz was held in two rounds. The first round was held online on 10th September 2021 in which all the students of classes 6th, 7th and 8th Standard participated. 40 students from each class were selected to take part in final round.

Final round was held offline on 10th November 2021 in the school premises and following students were declared as winners from each class and were awarded with the certificates.

Winners of Inter Class QUIZ COMPETITION

Class 6th 1st Ayan Thakre Class 6A 2nd Somya Patel Class 6B 3rd Abeir Babeley Class 6C

Class 7th 1st Kumkum Harpalani Class 7A 2nd Aviral Jain Class 7A 2nd Rishay Agarwal Class 7C 3rd Aaryansh Nema Class 7B

Class 8th 1st Shashank Kumar Class 8D 2nd Avni Sharma Class 8A 2nd Shrestha Pandey Class 8A 3rd Ishaan Chouksey Class 8B 3rd Manandeep Singh Kohli Class 8B

This quiz competition was organised by the team of following teachers: 1. Mrs. Puja Chadha 2. Mrs. Linda Soji 3. Mr. Sumeet David

Spell Bee Competition

2021 ~ 22

"Learning gives creativity, creativity leads to thinking, thinking provides knowledge and knowledge makes us great".

Students learn to spell not just because it improves their literacy level but because it helps them to develop their brain, confidence, knowledge and vocabulary. Keeping this in mind we have conducted the Spell Bee Competition for the students of classes I to VIII. It was conducted in two levels. The first level was online, organized on 23rdAugust,2021. Three students from each section were selected to compete in the final round which was on 27thNovember,2021 in the school. It was judged by our English teachers.

The competition was successfully conducted under the able guidance and supervision of our Principal Rev.Father Sibi Joseph. The winners were awarded with the certificate.

Inchages – Mrs. Sunanda Pathak and Mrs. Veena Rai

International Yoga Day

2021 ~ 22

"Yoga is the ultimate practice. It simultaneously stimulates our inner light and quiets our overactive minds. It is both energy and rest. Yin and Yang. We feel the burn and find our bliss."

The International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June 2021 to bring peace, harmony, happiness and success to every soul in the world. Yoga is a mental, physical and spiritual practice that originated in India and is helping people in leading a healthier lifestyle worldwide. This year carries the theme "Yoga for well being" which is truly relevant as the society is still recovering from the impact of the COVID pandemic.

                                A yoga display containing various asanas such as Vrikshasana, Tadasana, Bhujangasan, Pranayama etc. was performed by the primary students on the occasion of International Yoga Day showcasing the value of yoga as it strengthens the immune system and cleans blood, body parts, body systems internally. It brings a divine glow on the face and makes us wise. To begin with the program, our sports teacher Sir Sunil performed Surya Namaskar which strengthens different muscles of our body and also helps in curing diseases.

Our school Principal Rev. Father Sibi Joseph also participated in the programme enthusiastically and performed Padmasana, Bhramari Pranayama, Anulom Vilom etc. and gave message that yoga not only has a capacity to change perception but also has power to transform us.