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Athletics Season 2018

The Annual Athletics Season commenced on the 12th October at Polo Ground with Athletics Vice Captain Anand Prakash Pandey leading the College in the lighting of the torch.

Various athletics activities were organized along with the Tug-Of-War. The Tug-of-war was won by Cornwallis House and the Annual Contest between the pupils and the staff members, was won by the Staff team.

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Gandhi Jayanti

The birth anniversary of the ‘Father of the Nation’ was celebrated on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. The boys of the Boarding House, the Staff and the Pupil authorities were gathered in the Spence Hall where the proceedings took place. Everyone was welcomed by the Vice Principal who spoke about the day’s significance. A photograph of Gandhiji was then garlanded by the College Captain and the youngest boy in the school. Following this, excerpts were read from the Bible the College Vice Captain, and from the Geeta the College Captain. These were further explained by the Principal who also spoke about Gandhiji’s qualities. ‘Let There be Peace on Earth’ was sung by the Choir and prayers from every religion represented in the school were recited. A poem on Gandhiji was recited and the proceedings ended with the singing of ‘Gandhi Tere Desh Mein’ and the National Anthem.

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Junior School Kid’s Carnival

The Kids’ Carnival in the Junior School Campus was held on the 28th of September comprising of a variety of stalls put up by teachers.  A wave of excitement prevailed as the carnival began and all the children rushed to the token stall. Teachers and students displayed stalls like Ring the King, Lucky Dip, Bhel Puri, Maggi and many more. The event was a success due to their admirable hard work.

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College to remain Closed


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English Entertainment Programme

The annual English Entertainment Program was on 13th Sept. Various dances and songs were performed by the Junior School. The Middle and Senior school choir performed well-known songs from various Disney movies such as ‘Aladdin’, ‘The Lion King’, ‘Tangled’ and ‘The Greatest Showman’. This was followed by the Middle and Senior School play titled “The Red Lamp”. The show ended with a performance of the popular soundtrack “Footloose”. The day ended by raising a silent toast to the Founder along with a treat for the students and well as for other distinguished guests.

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Founder’s Day Chapel Service

The 173rd Founder’s Day was celebrated on 13th September, 2018. The day began with a commemorative chapel service. The congregation included Old Martinians from all around the world, Principals, teachers and students from both La Martiniere colleges in Lucknow. Wreaths were laid on the grave of the founder. Prayers and hymns were sung by the choirs of the La Martiniere institutions in Lucknow. The service ended with Rev Cecil Peter delivering the Founder’s Day address.

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Staff Vs. Pupil-Authorities Football

On the 11th of September, La Martiniere College held it’s annual Staff vs. Pupil-Authorities Football Match. The match was played on Polo Ground, at 8:00 AM.

The captain of the Staff Football team was Mr. K.N. Singh and Inzamamul Ansari, the College Vice Captain, led the Pupil Football team.

The first goal of the match was scored in the second half  by Anas Khan, and was soon followed by the second goal which was scored by Mr. Wyeth Mitson. The match resulted in a draw and the final score being 1-1.

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Teachers Day

Teacher’s day, which marks the birthday of the former President of India , Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakridhnan, was celebrated on the 5th of September. The day started with a special assembly being held for the same in Spence Hall, where our Principal emphasized on the difficulties of being a teacher, and praised the efforts of our teachers in carrying out their duties diligently. Speeches were given by Vignesh Mehrotra our College Captain and Aamish Azeem from the Middle School thanking the teachers for helping the students in every field and creating a congenial atmosphere for the positive growth of all the students. A befitting tribute was given to our former President with the College Captain and Marut Gupta, the boy who scored the highest marks in ICSE Examinations 2018 in the school, garlanding the portrait of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. Later, dance performances and special songs were performed for the teachers by the students of both the Middle and the Senior school.

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