‘Effective study techniques, how to face exams confidently & career choices.’
St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized a training session on 16th September 2022 on the topic “Effective study techniques, how to face exams confidently & career choices” for students of Class X & XI which was addressed by Prof. Ronald Pinto.
It is rightly said that grandparents are the footsteps to the future. They give unconditional love, warmth, kindness, support and teach us many important lessons of life. Grandparent’s Day gives us an opportunity to honor them and celebrate the connection between generations. They are a strong support and pillars of strength in everybody’s life.
A special day was dedicated to our wonderful grandparents at St Aloysius Gonzaga School on 15th<...Read More
‘To teach is to touch a life forever.’
To mark the birth anniversary of Dr S Radhakrishnan, the second President of India, the Student Council 2022-23 of St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized a zestful cultural programme on 5 September 2022. Appreciating the efforts of the student council, headed by Head boy Aaron Dsouza and Head girl Hanaan Fathima Habeeb, the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his address...Read More
A wellness drive, as part of World Physiotherapy Day, was organized in St Aloysius Gonzaga School for the students of classes VI- X on 2 September 2022. Dr Rinku Roshan, Assistant Professor at Father Muller Medical College was the resource person of the program. Dr Rinku spoke about good food habits, the quantity of water to be drunk per day and the weight to be carried by a person. The team of students who accompanied the resource person enacted a drama and demonstrated some exercise moves to make the children aware of the good postures to be maintained. This drive was organised by t...Read More
In view of successful completion of Decennial year, St Aloysius Gonzaga School hosted an Inter-School competition “Srijana”, a creative blend of science and dance, on 29 August 2022. The school organized two competitions – Indian Folk Fusion Dance and Science Working Model Competition for CBSE and ICSE Schools in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada District, in which twenty-four schools participated with great enthusiasm and competitive spirit.
The inaugural...Read More
St. Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated the culmination of the English Literary Week with the theme ‘Literature – Bridging Humanity’ on 27th August, 2022 with great zeal and enthusiasm. Dr. Charles V Furtado, the Associate Professor and HOD at St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangalore, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The other dignitaries present were Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ and Vice Principal Ms Laurel Dsouza.
The program commenced by invoking the almighty’s blessing follow...Read More
Bunny Movement is a programme initiatedby Mrs Lakshmi Mazumdar, the former National Commissioner, for children between the age group of 3 to 6 years during the 'International year of the child’. It is a wing of the Scoutand Guide programme with a motive to bring the boys and girls into scouting at an early stage of life so that they will get exposure to discipline, patriotism, and moral character. St Aloysius Gonzaga School organised an investiture ceremony of Bunny Movement2022-23 for the kindergartners, onthe 26thof August, 2022. All Kindergarteners of KG-I an...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated 76th Independence Day on 15 August 2022, in the school premieses. The Chief Guest Ms Vidya Dinker, an active social and environmental activist from coastal Karnataka, Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ and the Vice-principal Ms Laurel D Souza graced the occasion. The Chief Guest hoisted the triclour flag and addressed the students of classes I to XI with a motivational speech asking students to know about the historical importance of our own city and the native freedom fighters like Rani Abbakka. The Principal urged the students t...Read More
Established in 2012, housed in an ultramodern edifice, equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, pulsating with curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, and supported by a competent and committed faculty, St Aloysius Gonzaga School has seen its tremendous growth and development in the past 10 years andhopes to excel infuture too. It is indeed a pleasure to celebrate, commemorate and cherish thesignificant milestone of a great journey of empowering students through excellence in education to shape a better future for humankind. A time to reflect, cherish and ...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School appointed Junior School Leaders from Class V for the academic year 2022-23, who include the Junior Head boy, Junior Head girl and Junior House Prefects. On 3rd August, 2022 the leaders were presented with badges by the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ and Vice Principal Ms Laurel Dsouza. The Principal then bestowed the leaders with their duties and wished them the best in carrying out those duties. With the guidance of the teachers, the Junior School Leaders will be working together to ensure the smooth running of various activities of class I to V, and to...Read More
On 2nd August, the students and staff celebrated the birthday of their leader, Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ. The celebration in the morning took place in the School Auditorium during the general assembly. The school cabinet members presented the Principal with a flower each, and the student representatives from each class presented him with a Greeting Card as a token of love. A special song was sung by the students of class IX to XI followed by which the Head girl, Ms Hanaan Fathima Habeeb raised a toast to Father. Students celebrating their birthday were also wished by the gath...Read More
The Feast Day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus was celebrated at St Aloysius Gonzaga School with great zest and zeal.
The catholic staff attended the holy eucharistic mass which was held on 30 July 2022, in the Loyola Hall. Rev. Fr Clifford Fernandes, Parish Priest, Holy Cross Church, Cordel was the main celebrant of the Eucharistic celebration.
“Say yes to all eco–green, to make earth beautiful and green”
St Aloysius Gonzaga School dedicated the month of July to a project on environment with a slogan ‘Gonzaga Go Green campaign’. The culmination of the project was held on 29 July, 2022 with great avidity. The Chief Guest of the day, Mr Nitin Vas, Founder of Paper Seed, appreciated the beauty of The Western Ghats and sai...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School secured 100% result in the CBSE Class X Board Examination 2021-22. Out of the 77 students appeared, 40 students secured distinction, 35 students secured first class and 2 students secured second class. The school topper is Ancilla Danika Dsouza with 97.4%. Jewel Isabella Cutinha secured perfect 100 in Hindi. The Principal and Staff congratulate all the students of Class X 2021-22.
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“Colours are the smile of nature!”
Colour is a language without words. The tiny tots of the kindergarten section were introduced to the primary and secondary colours through various hands-on activities since June. The finale of the COLOURS DAY was held on the 22nd of July 2022, in Gonzaga Hall. The students and teachers were dressed in different coloured dresses and the children looked exceptionally beautiful in their colourful attire...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School had the privilege of having two International visitors visiting the school, on 19 July 2022. Prof Victoria Tenriero and Prof Sergio Ramiro who are associated with University of Catolica, Valencia, Spain had a fruitful interaction with the Principal and teachers. The discussion was mainly around the current education system in Spain, importance of inclusive education practiced in Spanish education system. The Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo shared insightful information about the education system followed in the school. Adding on to his points, the teachers s...Read More
The Annual General Body Meeting of the Parent-Teacher Association was held on the 16 July 2022, in the Loyola Hall. Fr Melwin Joseph Pinto SJ, Rector of St Aloysius Institutions was the Chief Guest of the day. While addressing the parents he shared his views about the flexibility in the principles to be followed, to lead the children towards success.The presidential address was delivered by Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in which he enlightened the parents about the changes in the CBSE evaluation method and introduced the staff members to the gathering. The proceedings of the Annual General B...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated one of the popular festivals, Bakrid -Eid Ul-Adha through a special assembly, on 15 July 2022. The Principal, Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his message emphasized the spirit of the feast; having deep faith in God and brotherhood. He further advised the students to practice the virtues of respect and take care of one another.
On this occasion, the significance of the feast was highlighted by Zaara Khazi of Class V C and a video was p...Read More
“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.”
The eagerly awaited ‘Investiture Ceremony’ for the Academic Year 2022-23 was held on 14July 2022, in the Gonzaga Hall. Mr Simon C A, Superintendent of Police of Anti-Corruption Bureau – Western Range, was the Chief Guest forthe ceremony.
“Alone we can do little, together we can do much”.
St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized class-wise Parent-Teachers meetings, on the following days: Pre-KG-Class II on 4th July, Class VI to VIII on 6th July, Class IX to XI on 7th July and Class III to V on 8th July 2022. Ms Rikitha Pais, a pediatric counsellor at Father Muller Medical College was the resource person for Parent-Teacher meetings of Pre-KG – II...Read More
International Yoga Day is observed every year on 21 June to raise awareness about this ancient practice and to celebrate the physical and spiritual prowess that Yoga has brought to the world. Yoga is a form of exercise that originated in ancient India and is practiced widely across the world today. Yoga not only enhances one’s physical strength but also contributes largely towards our mental health and spiritual growth. Yoga being the regular part of the curriculum, students of St Aloysius Gonzaga School practice Yoga postures on regular basis. On 21 June 2022, St Aloysi...Read More
The Feast of St Aloysius Gonzaga, our Patron Saint was celebrated on 21 June 2022, at St Aloysius Gonzaga School. Fr Anush D’Cunha SJ, Mangaluru was the main celebrant of the festal Eucharist Mass. The mass was attended by all catholic students and teachers.
Soon after the Eucharistic celebration, a programme was organized for the students of Classes III to XI. The programme commenced by invoking god’s blessing through a prayer dance, followed by the ...Read More
“Science is a beautiful gift to humanity, we should not distort it.”
St Aloysius Gonzaga School observed Science Week from 13th June, 2022 to 17th June, 2022 to engage and inspire students towards the field of science and to build up a better society through young minds with innovative skills.
The culmination of the Scie...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School had the privilege of German visitors Ms Martina Martens along with her beautiful daughter Maura, from Berlin, visiting the school, on 16th June 2022.They were welcomed with a splendid classical welcome dance by the students of Class VI. The visitors watched a presentation on International collaboration taken up by the school, since 2012. Ms Martina and her daughter Ms Maura interacted with students of class VI A, B and C, answering their curious questions about Germany, and German culture. Dr Leo D Souza, Director of Bio technology departmen...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School awarded with the ‘Young INTACH Heritage Club Award 2021-22’ by the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), New Delhi. The enthusiastic students of the Heritage Club of the school were guided by the Art teacher Mr Jeevan Salian and the Social Studies teacher Ms Sandhya Manoj. The activities included an Art workshop, Warli Art practical sessions, Presentations on India’s Heritage sites, and a visit to the world renowned St Aloysius College Chapel paintings which were painted by the Italian Jesuit
It was a joyous moment for St Aloysius Gonzaga School as it inaugurated the first batch of Class XI for the Academic Year 2022-23 on 7th June 2022. During the inaugural function, the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ while addressing the students, emphasized on holistic development and gave a call to have a balance with the academic development to reach their goals. He also highlighted that students have to be focused, compassionate and innovative in their thoughts. Heappreciated all the teachers who had contributed their best for the inception of Class XI. The Chief Guest o...Read More
The Academic Year 2022-23 is significant for St Aloysius Gonzaga School, as the school upgraded itself with class XI. The orientation session for Class XI students was conducted on 06th June, 2022 in the Gonzaga Hall. The session began with the blessings of the Almighty God through a prayer song sung by Class X students. The dignitaries were welcomed by Ms Deepa Karkada.<br>
The resource person for the session was Mrs Shavina Soans who has an imm...Read More
Going to school for the first time is memorable, not only for a child, but also for the parents who have butterflies in their stomach along with their child, both anxious and not wanting to let go of each other. St Aloysius Gonzaga School welcomed the tiny tots of Pre-KG and KG-I to the GONZAGA FAMILY, A HOME AWAY FROM HOME, after 2 years of uncertainty due to the pandemic. On 6th June 2022, the kindergarten area was beautifully decorated with colorful balloons and the Principal, Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo, Vice-principal Ms Laurel D Souza, KG coordinator Ms Aparna Suresh, along with the teachers and support staff wer...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga School, reopened for the new Academic Year 2022-23 on the 1st of June, 2022 with great zeal and enthusiasm. Principal Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ addressed the students and instructed them to follow the rules and regulations. He emphasized on the importance of aiming for academic excellence and to treasure and embrace the good values taught at school.<br>
The school was fully decorated to welcome the students after a long gap of 2 years due to the pandemic. At the school entrance the Principal, Vice-principal and teachers welcomed the students. The day began with a school assembly in the auditorium. An inter-religious prayer was organiz...Read More
JESCOL (Level 1) - ‘Towards Proactive Partnerships’ was held from May 26th to 28th, 2022 in the auditorium of St. Aloysius Gonzaga School, Mangaluru. The programme was intended to empower the collaborators to bring about a change in the society through education. On 26th May the programme commenced with a prayer service by the Gonzaga team followed by the lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries. The Principal, Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo delivered a welcome speech. After a brief address by Fr Denzil Lobo, Prof Clement DSouza gave an Introduction to the Programme and its Dynamics. <br>
Fr Felix Victor spoke about Group Dynamics Team Building ...Read More
Prior to the beginning of every new Academic Year, St Aloysius Gonzaga School organises Faculty development programme with an objective to equip the teachers with latest pedagogical tools. The New Academic Year 2022-23 began on the 23rd of May, 2022 with the Annual Faculty Development Program by Dr. Flossy D'souza, Professor in Education at St. Ann’s College of Education, Mangalore. She serves as a resource person at National conferences and has presented research papers in the international level. The program began with the welcome address by the Principal, Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ. Dr. Flossy conducted sessions on "LEARNING CENTERED PEDAGOGY FOR HOLISTIC EDU...Read More
“World Earth Day” is observed on 22 April, all over the world to sensitise people to take care of our common home, mother earth. In connection with this International Day, the world-wide network of Jesuit schools – Educate Magis had organised a connected classroom project on the topic, ‘Lasting relationships with the Earth and all of Creation’ which was held on 22 April 2022. The student representatives of class X participated in this virtual project explaining the initiatives taken by the school to make the campus eco-friendly. There were schools from Spain, Zimbabwe and Italy who shared their...Read More
The Atal Tinkering Lab is a flagship initiative of Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog, Govt. of India, for creating an ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurship in the country. <br>
Atal Tinkering Lab Exhibition was held on 11th April, 2022 in St Aloysius Gonzaga Hall. The exhibition was designed to foster the spark of creativity, imagination and innovation among students and go beyond the rote learning. The exhibition included models based on technologies like Robotics, Sensor technologies, Solar tracker and many more. Our budding innovators from Class VI to IX showcased their talent of using tool station and soldering...Read More
The orientation programme for Class-X was conducted on 4th April, 2022. The programme commenced with a Prayer Service led by Ms Preethan Pereira. Fr Ronald Pais SJ, the resource person for the day, began the session with an ice breaking activity. He further highlighted on the importance of inculcating the three E’s: Esteem, Emotion and Excellence.<br>
Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ, while addressing the students, emphasized on the actual meaning of orientation. He further gave a PPT presentation on the Action Plan that students must follow for the academic year 2022-23. <br>
The welcome address wasdelivered by Ms Vidya Esther, v...Read More
ALVANA – an Arboretum – with an expanse of about 1.5 acres is maintained as a mini biodiversity spot on the St Aloysius Campus with its natural flora and fauna. About 150 plants belonging to 70 different species are maintained in this Arboretum. The management of St Aloysius College recognizes that forests, coasts, water bodies, ground water and biodiversity are all important prerequisite for life on this planet and sustainable development. Organic waste is managed efficiently through vermi-compost unit that is available in the campus. Al-vana serves as a focus for refor...Read More
"Graduation is a time to celebrate new beginnings and say goodbye to everything that has given you a reason to smile. It is warm memories of the past and big dreams for the future".
29 March 2022 marked the beginning of a formal system of schooling in the life of the little Gonzagites, as the school celebrated the Graduation day of our Kindergarten students.
The smart tiny tots of KG - ll dressed in graduation robes and caps marched in a row, along with the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ, Vice Principal Ms Laurel D'Souza, Rector Fr Melwin Joseph Pinto SJ, Chief Guest Lion M Kavitha S Shastri, KG Co-ordinator Ms Aparna Suresh and KG teachers Ms Veronica D Sou...
"Together may we give our children the roots to grow and the wings to fly."
St Aloysius Gonzaga School held "Jyothi Pradhan" ceremony for 77 students of Class X on March 24th, 2022. The ceremony began with a meaningful prayer service by the staff members. Ms Aparna Suresh welcomed the gathering. "Light symbolizes a divine presence, a ray of hope which is the only source of all creation which dispels all darkness and ushers in wisdom, knowledge and understanding" said Mrs Laurel Dsouza while highlighting the importance of light in each one's life. The oiling of the lamp was done by the dignitaries and the teachers of Class X who were a part of their journey.
St Aloysius Gonzaga School has been certified for the third time (1st Award 2013-16, 2nd Award 2016-19) with “International Dimension in Schools” by the British Council for the period 2022-25, on 23 March 2022. This certification is felicitated to the school in recognition ofthe outstanding work done for integrating global citizenship and sustainable development goals in the curriculum through various projects.Students from Kindergarten to class IX enjoyed working on these projects throughout the academic year 2021-22 and got an opportunity to collaborate with countries abroad; Italy, Romania and Bangladesh. Working on these projects improved their skills ...Read More
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decided to be.
- Ralph Waldo
When we meet new people at work, school, or social events, it is often their personality that grabs our attention. Understanding how personality develops, gives us insight into who they are and their background. It also increases our understanding of what's behind our own personality traits and characteristics. An individual's personality sometimes makes them more adaptable to certain jobs. Knowing about our personality type can help us discover the ideal job and work environment for suitable to us. Understanding the importance of the topic, St Aloysius Gonzaga School, organiz...
A Beautiful Life Begins With A Beautiful Mind.
Abraham Harold Maslow in his theory proved that one among the basic needs includes shelter, along with it if we have our loved ones, the biggest blessing we could all have. But there are people without either of those, and that's when Mrs. Corrine Rasquinha founded the Whites Doves, around 26 years ago. It was born out of the mission to offer a dignified life to the least, last and lost souls of our society. Class X students of St Aloysius Gonzaga School got an excellent opportunity on 17th March 2022, to have a visit to White Doves. There were 130 inmates including children. The School contributed the birthday fund as a...
Education system is constantly evolving with time. It has also affected the job market substantially. With so many industries and roles to choose from, perplexity is certain to arrive.St. Aloysius Gonzaga School held a program on Career Guidance, which was led by Mr. Manoj Louis, on 12th March 2022. The basic purpose of career guidance is to acquaint individuals with their occupational choices that involve the work demand and the potential of the individual. The school has always been in the forefront in encouraging the students regarding their future. The Aptitude test followed by the feedback session helped them to understand their area of interest and their potentials. With ...Read More
"World Hearing Day" is observed across the globe on 3rd March to raise awareness on preventing deafness and hearing loss. As a part of the awareness campaign, a session on "Safe Hearing" was conducted for the kindergarten section and students of class VI to VIII, on 10th March 2022. Dr Rashmi Ananth Pai, Associate Professor and Head, Dept of Audiology and SLP, AJ Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangaluru, who is also the proud parent of Dhvani of KG-II and Diva of Class V along with her team conducted a session on'Safe listening habits among young children' and "How to take care of sound and voice". The session was presented in a cr...Read More
May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them. - Unknown
Women are the epitome of courage, hope, and life. St Aloysius Gonzaga school celebrated the International Women's Day 2022, with the motto “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow.” The school has always been in the fore front in encouraging the 54 women staffs. On 8th March, the school began with the special assembly focusing on the importance of the day. The vice principal, Ms. Laurel Dsouza engrossed the gathering with a strong and beautiful message on how women have evolved and shown their skills in different modalities of life. The Principal in his speech spoke ab...
Age Doesn't Matter to Be an Author proves 14-Yr-Old Shinead Fernandes who released her maiden book 'THE INCIDENT' on Thursday 24th February 2022, at St Aloysius Gonzaga School. Fr. Melwin Pinto SJ, Rector, St Aloysius Institutions, after releasing the book, marvelled at how the young author had managed to pen a novel at such an early age. He further added, “one needs tremendous imagination and creativity to write such novels”.
Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ, Principal, St Aloysius Gonzaga School speaking on the occasion said, “it’s a great moment of joy for the school as one of our own students Shinead Fernandes of class 8 has come out wi...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School conducted Inter House basketball and football tournament for the Academic Year 2021-22, on 21-02-2022 in the PU college ground. Students of class VIII to X participated enthusiastically in this tournament. Program began at 9.00 am. Principal declared the match open, by shooting the basketball and kicking the foot ball. The first match in the football was between yellow and red house, basketball between yellow and green house.
Different teams from each house participated in the matches. In the foot ball match the finalists were blue Vs greenhouse players, the winner was the blue house. In the basket ball match, the finalists were the red and green ...
A collaborative project between India-Philppines-Malta
for 6–7-year-old age group students
Students of class I participated in a collaborative virtual project through connected classrooms on Educate Magis, a global network of Jesuit schools. It was an opportunity for the young learners to interact with Jesuit schools between Ateneo de Manila Grade School, Philippines and St Aloysius College, Malta. “Looking after our Common Home: Making our Homes Greener” was the theme of the project, which aimed to sensitise students to understand the importance of takin...Read More
St Aloysius Gonzaga school inaugurated Social Science week on 26th November 2021, on the occasion of Constitution day celebration in the morning assembly.
It was a collaborative activity with the Ek Bharath Shresht Bharath Project initiated by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat programme aims to enhance interaction & promote mutual understanding between people of different states/UTs through the concept of state/UT pairing. Our state Karnataka has been paired with Uttharkhand under Ek Bharat, Shreshtha Bharat programme. As a part of the project, Social Science teachers, plannedvarious activities from the month of November 2021 to Feb...
A Bird Feeder and Bird Nest Making Competition was organised by St Aloysius Institutions in association with the St Aloysius College Alumni Association (SACAA). Students from various institutions (Gonzaga School, Primary School, PU College, High School, and Degree College) actively participated in this competition. The criteria for judgement were based on the innovation, usability and the use of eco- friendly materials.
The judgement was done by Dr Alwyn D'Sa, Registrar, St Aloysius College, Mr J. S. Stephen Pinto, President, SACAA, Mr Anil Kumar J, Joint Secretary, SACAA, Ms Vaishali Puthran, Office Administrator, SACAA along with Mr Arjun Mascarenhas, SACAA Executiv...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated the 73rd Republic Day in school with immense patriotic fervour. The celebration commenced with the prayer song. Unfurling the national flag, the Chief Guest Fr Cyril Dmello SJ said Republic Day is an occasion to remember the fundamental rights and evaluate ourselves. He further encouraged working hard as a nation to progress and compete with other nations of the world. The Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his address emphasised on the main aspects of the constitution, preamble, and fundamental rights. He further said that we are a democratic country and to strengthen the democracy, common people need to be empowered and common people are str...Read More
"If one has the desire to succeed, one surely will. Winners make use of every opportunities".
The culmination and prize distribution ceremony of Gonzaga Got Talent was organized in the month of January with great vigour and enthusiasm. The dignitaries began this programme by lighting the lamp. The President, Fr Melwin Joseph Pinto SJ, Rector of St Aloysius Institutions, Chief Guest Mrs Soujanya Hegde, Entrepreneur, Actress and General Legal Counsel, JCI India, Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ and Vice Principal Mrs Laurel Dsouza were the dignitaries of this programme. The ceremony commenced by invoking God's blessings through a prayer song. The students welcomed the gat...
As a part of the British Council's IDS project, "Integrated Livestock Farming", the students of Class IX of St Aloysius Gonzaga School visited the Fisheries College, Mangaluru, on 7th January 2022.
Pisciculture being an important Animal Husbandry, was one of the topics of study in this project. This visit aimed to study the importance of fisheries and to understand the different methods used in the rearing of fish.
The students were curious to learn the various opportunities available in the field of Pisciculture as well as the different aquaculture resources. Dr Abhiman P.B, Dr Rajesh and Dr LakshmiPathi M.T gave a lot of insights on the importance of Pisciculture, aqua...
"Mathematics is the most beautiful and most powerful creation of the human spirit." - Stefan Banach.
To create interest in Mathematics, one of the core subjects of the curriculum, Math week was observed during the week 3rd - 7th January 2022. In daily assemblies students highlighted the importance of Mathematics in daily life, applications of geometry in daily life, maths and architecture, interesting facts on numbers, contribution of mathematician Shakuntala Devi to mathematics. Students from classes I to X actively participated in Math quiz and Model making activity.
The culmination of Math Week was conducted on Jan 7th. On that day, the programme began with prayer so...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated Christmas programme on 23rd December 2021 in the School hall. Fr Leo D'souza SJ, the Chief Guest addressed the students of Class I to V and said that we need to be like Jesus replacing him in this world in the present context. Fr Rony Pais SJ was the Chief Guest for the programme of Class VI to X.
He sang carols and got the students singing along with him. He motivated the students to do well in spite of the challenges. The Principal, Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ presided over the programmes and gave the message of Christmas saying that Christmas is the time to experience God who loves us in a special way and spread that love to the people around...
"Every Child is unique and gifted with amazing talents .We don't have to always follow the footsteps of others. We have a responsibility to develop the talents we have been blessed with."
St Aloysius Gonzaga School always strives to nurture the inherent potential that each and every student has within themselves. Young children have an ocean of hidden talent within and they need a platform to exhibit their talents. This opportunity was provided for students of our school on 16th and 17th December, 2021 at the Gonzaga Got Talent Competition. The programme began by lighting the lamp by our Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo S.J, Vice Principal Ms Laurel Dsouza, Programme Coord...
Christmas is the time of joy, celebration and preparation to welcome Jesus Christ. It is also a time to reflect upon the word of God and engage ourselves in sharing and caring by exchanging wishes and gifts.
The Gonzagaites of classes VIII and IX participated in a Virtual Global Christmas celebration on Educate Magis, a worldwide Jesuit school network, on 10 December 2021. Although there were schools from different countries of South Asia and Europe, St Aloysius Gonzaga School, Mangalore and Campion School from Mumbai were the only two schools which participated from India. A feeling of oneness as Jesuit School was obvious while sharing the wishes in the form of poems, songs,...
As a part of the British Council's IDS project, "The Mysterious World of Money", students of class VI accompanied by teachers, visited the EBIX CASH World Money Limited., situated in Hampankatta, Mangaluru on 3 December 2021.
They had a wonderful experience of getting firsthand knowledge of the currency of different countries mentioned in the action plan such as the USA, UK, Italy, China, Japan, Indonesia, Russia and the exchange rate of these currencies.
A staff representative Mr Sharath Kumar explained the different exchange rates and currencies of the above-mentioned countries. The students not only learnt the exchange value but also understood the reasons behind the ...
A session on psychosexual development
Psychosexual development is the influence that sexual growth has on person during adolescent stage. This important transition period requires appropriate guidance to create an identity in the society as a matured adult and embrace the responsibilities in the later stages of life. Keeping this in mind, St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized a session on 'Psychosexual development', for the students of class IX, on 26th November 2021. The resource person of the event was Dr. Shalini Ayappa, HOD of Psychology Department, St. Aloysius College Mangalore.
The session mainly focused on the topics like changes in the body, behavio...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School conducted a Quiz competition for the students of Class I to X. The quiz was conducted house-wise and the students were divided into the following categories: class I and II, class III to V, class VI to VIII and Class IX & X. Two rounds were conducted to select the finalists from each house.
The final round for class I to VIII was conducted on 25th November, 2021 and class IX and X was conducted on 21st December 2021. The winners are as follows:
?Class I and II: The first place was bagged by the Yellow house, second place by the Green house, third place by the Blue house and fourth place by the Red house.
?Class III to V: The first place was...
HEALTH WEEK ORGANIZED AT ST ALOYSIUS GONZAGA SCHOOL
"It is health that is real wealth, not pieces of gold and silver".
St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized health week from 15 November to 18 November 2021 for classes I to X. To sensitize the students about the importance of physical fitness. A talk by Ms Shraddha S. Naik an expert in the field of physical fitness, was organized for classes VI to IX. In her talk she emphasized on the importance of taking part in sports and advised the students that an active body enables us to lead a happy and healthy life. Sports also help to accept victory and defeat in the right spirit. The session was followed by a general health ...
Reopening of the kindergarten
After a long gap of 20 months due to the global pandemic caused by the corona virus, the kindergarten section of St Aloysius Gonzaga School, reopened on 17 November 2021. Keeping in mind the age group, to make the tiny tots get used to the offline classes, each class was divided into 2 smaller groups and were asked to come to school on alternative days.
The classrooms were decorated colorfully with balloons, charts and flowers. The Kindergarteners were welcomed by the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo, Vice Principal Ms Laurel D Souza and the Kindergarten teachers. Later on, the Principal visited each class, blessed the youngest ones of th...
A JOYOUS CHILDREN'S DAY CELEBRATION AT ST ALOYSIUS GONZAGA SCHOOL
"Children are the treasure of our Nation. It is our duty to nurture the children in a right path." said the Principal, Father Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his message on the occasion of Children's Day celebration, on 15 November 2021. He urged the students to take inspiration of Chacha Nehru and inculcate scientific temper besides growing in humane qualities to become great persons in their life.
To cheer up the students and make their day memorable, teachers presented a series of entertaining events like song, fashion show, dance and mimicry act. It was quite an exciting moment for students to watch their Princip...
DEEPAVALI - FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
Deepavali, the festival symbolizes the spiritual victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance. The festival was observed by the Gonzagaites on 5th of November 2021. To sensitize the students about the understanding of other religions as well as to highlight the importance of the festival, a video was released on this occasion. The Prayer song was sung by Shravya R Raj of class V and the significance of the feast was explained by Ancilla Danica Dsouza of class X .
The Principal, Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his message wished all the students and gave a call to be good with everyone irrespective of relig...
'Kannada Sambhrama' in St Aloysius Gonzaga School, Mangaluru
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated Kannada Rajyotsava with great zeal and enthusiasm through a weeklong programme, 'Kannada Sambhrama'. On 1st November 2021, a video was released on the school Youtube channel highlighting the activities done by the students.
The Principal Father Melwyn Anil Lob, in his address gave a call to students to develop love for the glorious language of our state and said that the Kannada language has played a key role in acting as a bond between the people of Karnataka. Students were encouraged to participate in various captivating activities like tongue twisters, storytell...
INAUGURATION OF ATAL TINKERING LAB AT ST ALOYSIUS GONZAGA SCHOOL
Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL), a flagship initiative of the Atal Innovation Mission of the Government of India, was inaugurated in St Aloysius Gonzaga School on 23rd October 2021. The Chief Guest Dr K.V. Rao, Director of Regional Science Centre at Pilikula Nisarga Dhama, Mangaluru, inaugurated the lab and expressed his views that grooming young innovators is the need of the hour, to make our nation self-reliant which will happen only when we provide opportunities to students to learn the subject through hands-on experience. The President of the function Fr Melwin Joseph Pinto SJ, Rector, St Aloysius Institutions, bles...
Training Programme - 'Effective study techniques and how to face exam'
St Aloysius Gonzaga School orgasnised a training program on the topic "Effective study techniques and how to face exam" for classes VIII, IX and X on 4th October 2021 at Gonzaga Hall. The Resource Person was Prof. Ronald Pinto, former Vice-principal, St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangalore.
The programme commenced with a welcome note by the Principal wherein he introduced the Resource Person and highlighted the importance of using effective techniques to study and face exams. In his enriching session, Prof. Ronald Pinto explained the five stages of effective learning and ways to apply these techn...
Gandhi Jayanti Celebration - 2021
You must be the change you wish to see in the world - Mahatma Gandhi.St. Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated the birthday of India's great leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, with great enthusiasm. The programme was held in the school through a Special Assembly. It commenced with a Bapu's favourite Bhajan, 'Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram'. The students read the verses from Bible, Quran and Bhagavat Geeta and the meaning was highlighted to them.
The significance of the day was presented by the student B H Pranav Rao. Later, the school choir sang Gandhi's favourite bhajan 'Vaishnavo Janato' with full exuberance. The Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo ...
Conferring of Badges and Sashes Ceremony 17th November, 2021
"Leaders are not born but are made by their experiences in life."
Although, our School had organized the virtual investiture ceremony during the month of July, it was a great moment for us to officially hand over the badges and sashes to the members of Student Council 2021-2022 on 17th November, 2021. The Head boy Rafan Ignatius Dsouza and Head Girl Jewel Isabella Cutinha along with the members of student council marched with pride. The student council members were conferred with sashes and badges by the Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ and Vice-Principal Ms Laurel Dsouza. The Principal Fr Melwyn Anil Lob...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School, Mangaluru celebrates Hindi Week
St Aloysius Gonzaga School celebrated Hindi Week from 14 September to 18 September 2021, through various activities for classes I to X. Activities included Nursery Rhymes Singing, Poetry Singing, One Minute Talk, Collage of Hindi Alphabets, Poetry Recitation, Slogan Writing, Chart Making on Hindi Writers, Poster Making, Working Model on Hindi Grammar, Comic Strip, Advertisement Writing etc. The students exhibited their interest in the national language by participating in all the activities with great zeal through online mode.
To mark the culmination of the weeklong activities, a video was released on school Y...
Report on Teachers' Day celebration (2021-22)
"Great teachers have the ability to change lives for the better." It is granted that technology has opened the door of new learning and has also changed the course of education. But a good teacher has the power to change the life of young minds and ignite them in the most perfect way. Amidst the pandemic, St Aloysius Gonzaga School, Mangaluru celebrated teachers' day on 5th September with great enthusiasm showing due respect to all the teachers and appreciated their role played in the life of students. This day marks the birth anniversary of our first Vice-President & the second President of India, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrish...
A virtual field trip to Sammilan Shetty's Butterfly Park, Belvai
St Aloysius Gonzaga School organised a virtual trip to Sammilan Shetty's Butterfly Park, Belvai on 2 September 2021 for classes III and IV. The field trip was a part of the British Council's International Dimension in Schools project, "Rainbow Butterflies flitting in the world". The resource person Mr. Sammilan Shetty, founder of the Butterfly park shared a presentation with the students of class III and IV and spoke on scientific classification of butterflies and importance of butterflies in food web, ecological balance and pollination. He explained the young learners how to identify a moth and butterfly. He em...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School observed Literary Week with an array of activities through the week from 25th to 31st August, 2021. This week is observed each year to ignite and fuel new interest in reading, creative writing, listening and verbal skills, decision making, creativity and abstract thinking.
The students participated with great zeal and enthusiasm in activities like name dots, fun with words, poetry recitation, narrate your favourite story, dancing butterfly, weave a story, puppet show, bubbles, clouds, book review, artful artist, you're hired and travel agent. All the participants were presented with an e-certificate.
The Finale of the English Literary Week was ...
ST ALOYSIUS GONZAGA SCHOOL TAKES PRIDE IN CELEBRATING THE 75TH INDEPENDENCE DAY
'Nothing can equal the seeds sown by our ancestors'! said Fr. Royston Madtha, Chief Guest of the 75th Independence Day celebrations. Having unfurled the National flag in the school premises on 15th August, he gave an insightful message to pledge our dedication, commitment and patriotism on the road to progress not only today but everyday! The Principal Fr. Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ in his address gave a call to students to be inspired by the theme, 'Nation first and always first' and give ourselves to the nation with a fighting spirit and non violent attitude like our great leaders. He urged the teache...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School Organized Go Green Project
"Let's nurture the nature so that we can have a better future."To enhance and create awareness on the importance of Vanamahotsava, conservation of natural resources, developing sustainable goals, love for nature and Mother Earth, St Aloysius Gonzaga School organized various creative activities for the students through the project "Go Green" which was observed throughout the month of July. Through this project, students were motivated to embrace a way of life that helps them to preserve nature by reducing, reusing, refusing, recovering and recycling things. To understand the sustainable goals and to maintain the natur...
Celebration of Principal's Birthday
On 2nd August 2021, the staff of St Aloysius Gonzaga School congregated with great joy and fervor to wish the Principal on his birthday. The programme commenced with a prayer by Ms Beena Pais and a prayer song led by Mr Arthur and the team. The Vice Principal, Ms Laurel D'souza extended a warm welcome to the dignitaries and staff, followed by a PPT presentation that took everyone down the memory lane. The little Gonzagaites from KG extended their love and wishes through an action song. Students from Classes I to X expressed their fondness for their beloved Principal by wishing him with exhilarating messages which were shown through a ...
St Aloysius Gonzaga School Holds 'Annual General Body Meeting of Parent-Teacher Association' - 2021-22
The Annual General Body Meeting of the Parent-Teacher Association of St Aloysius Gonzaga School was held virtually on Microsoft Teams on 24th July, 2021. Ms Rosa Nimmy Mathew, Assistant Professor and Head of the Department of Counselling, School of Social Work, Roshni Nilaya, Mangaluru, was the Chief Guest and resource person of the programme. In her session of 'Conscious Parenting', Ms Rosa Mathew spoke about four strategies to deal with the challenges of parenting: Safe technology, One on one time with the children, Focus on the positives and Self-management. An interactive...
Report on Bakrid - Eid Ul Adha
"May the quality of caring and sharing grow in us on this occasion of Bakrid" was the message to the Gonzagaites by the Principal, Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo SJ. To spread the festivity of Eid and to sensitize the students about the values of caring, sharing and sacrifice, St. Aloysius Gonzaga School released a video on 21st July 2021, which included prayers from the Holy Quran, significance of the Feast, dance, festival greetings and a thought-provoking message by the Principal.
In his message the Principal emphasized on the main values to be learned from this feast, deep faith and devotion in God and the act of sharing. He further mentioned th...