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Sr. Benny Peter HOD of Communicative English at Emmanuel College: At the request of Most Rev. Dr. Vincent Samuel, Bishop of Neyyattinkara Diocese, Sr. Benny Peter was appointed as the Head of the Department of Communicative English for this year at Emmanuel College, Vazhichal belonging to the diocese. Sr. Benny took up the appointment in the college on 24 July 2014 after the inauguration of this new English Department.

Marian month - From 15 July to 15 August the Marian Month was kept up. Children in the school, class wise decorated Our Lady each day and gave animation during the morning assembly. In the evenings sisters went to the families to pray the Rosary and the Novena to Mary Help of Christians. We spoke about devotion to Mary Help of Christians.

Hiroshima Day: On 6.8.2014 Hiroshima Day was kept up in the school. Children in their groups prepared charts with pictures of war and messages such as 'War brings destruction, It will not solve problems, Away with war, Allow children to live' etc. During the assembly the four groups in the school gave messages. Their charts were exhibited, evaluated by the staff and marks were given.

First Holy Communion: Mr. Srikumar (28 years) from Perekonam sub-station, belonging to the CSI Church, received Baptism recently in preparation for his marriage with a girl from RC Church. He was prepared for First Holy Communion by Sr. Pauline. On 11, August 2014 he received his First Holy Communion in the convent chapel.

Bharath Puraskar Award: On 11, August 2014 two of our 10th Std. Scout boys passed in the Kerala State Bharath Scouts & Guides 2014 exams and received The Bharath Puraskar Award. They were honoured by the School during the Independence Day celebration. We are proud of their excellent performance.

Independence Day Celebration: On 15 August, the 67th Independence Day of India was celebrated in our school. The Chief Guest of the day was Smt. Marykutty Kuriakose, the Vice President, Ottasekharamangalam Block Panchayat and felicitation was given by the Panchayat Member Mr. Vinod O.S. The programme of the day consisted of Welcome speech, Flag hoisting, National Anthem, Introducing the Rajya Puraskar Award winners of our School by the Manager, President's speech, felicitations, mass drill, vote of thanks, rally to Vazhichal Junction, Refreshments and patriotic song competition. Smt. Marykutty spoke on the Assumption of Our Lady while Mr. Vinod spoke about the humility, sincerity and patriotism of Gandhiji.

Environment Day: Children along with sisters and teachers planted each a sapling. Vegetable seed packets given by Krishi Bhavan were distributed to every student. A School garden was prepared and vegetable seeds were sown. Another plot was prepared to cultivate Paddy. Being the year of Home Garden, each child took seeds home to start a kitchen garden.

Sr. Pauline.