Graduation Day Ceremony 2020
NPS International Chennai celebrated its second graduation ceremony on Friday, January 25th 2020. In the presence of parents and teachers, the batch of grade 12 bid adieu to their alma mater. The chief guest was Mr Vinod Senthil, founder of InfySEC, an information security company based out of Chennai.
The Principal, Mrs. Sudha Balan, presented the welcome address, inviting the dignitaries and parents and saying a few words about the graduating class. The Chief Guest’s address was motivational as he shared a story that highlighted the importance of believing in oneself.
After the students were officially declared graduands by the Principal, each student was presented with a memento along with a compilation of over 300 photos of their years with the school.
The school prefect along with the students read the school pledge. Some students shared their thoughts with the audience. From their first day at school to the last year that has been filled with memorable moments, it was a pleasure listening to the students share their deepest feelings.
A parent also shared her words of wisdom to the graduating students.
A group of middle school students sang ‘Shobillu Saptaswara’ in a melodious performance which was followed by a powerful bharatnatyam performance, paying obeisance to Goddess Durga.
The cultural performances were followed by a lamp ceremony which saw all the students and senior school teachers light up the stage, bearing lamps in their hand. They sang the school song with the school motto ‘Reach out, Reach high, Reach beyond’ echoing across the campus.
The evening concluded with a vote of thanks followed by dinner.