Mangaluru: Lourdes Central School welcomes new school manager
Mangaluru, Aug 1: With smiles, Lourdes Central School welcomed its leader Fr Dr John Baptist Saldanha the new school manager to Lourdes Central School family on July 31.
The day began with a prayer song sung by Ivan and the team, invoking God’s blessings on the momentous occasion.
A warm welcome was rendered by vice-principal Belita Mascarenhas followed by a joyous and melodious welcome song by the staff members.
'Dream does not become a reality through magic, it takes sweat, determination and hard work' is the belief endorsed by the principal and the entire staff. All the teaching and non-teaching faculty members introduced themselves to the new manager.
Principal Fr Robert D’Souza gave a bird’s eye view on all the happenings at Lourdes Central School and introduced the new manager to the gathering. He said LCS is privileged to have an eminent and accomplished leader in Fr Dr John Baptist Saldanha, and wished him good luck for his future with an abundance of blessings on behalf of the entire Lourdite family.
Later, on behalf of the students, parents and staff the new manger was felicitated by the principal and the staff.
In his presidential speech, the new Fr manager asked the teachers to march forward with the new mission following all government rules and national educational policy. He also asked the teachers to respect each child for their uniqueness. He asked the teachers to be productive and in turn, contribute towards nation-building. He said that by upgrading ourselves we can and we will be able to face any challenges which come our way. He expressed his wish to make Lourdes Central School a model school in the entire South Canara for its value-based education and holistic approach.
Fransisca D’Souza proposed the vote of thanks. Deepa D’Souza compered the programme beautifully.
The LCS family wishes Fr manager good luck and all the best for his future endeavours. LCS hopes that with his energy, enthusiasm, and focus on education their institute reaches next levels of glory.