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Plastic Bottle Collection Activity held at Milagris High School

Plastic bottle collection activity was conducted at Milagris High School,  Sawantwadi from 21st March, 2022 to 28th March, 2022. Students of the school collected discarded plastic bottles from their home, from neighbourhood, as well as from the surrounding areas, and brought them to the school. The collected plastic bottles were handed over to Sawantwadi Municipality on 31st March 2022.

The students handed over the collection of approximately 70 to 80 bags of discarded plastic bottles to the Supervisor of the Health Department of Sawantwadi Municipality Nadkarni Madam. Hon. Nadkarni Madam commended and congratulated the students for this innovative initiative.

This innovative concept was devised by the Principal of the school Rev. Father Richard Saldanha. The students of class V to VIII spontaneously participated in this initiative. The sole purpose of conducting this activity is to create

awareness among students about the harmful effects of the plastic.

Art Exhibition held at Milagris High School

An Art Exhibition was organised at Milagris High School on Thursday 31st March, 2022 was surely splendid. The amount of enthusiasm and the talented works of the students from class V to XI were remarkable and considerable wherein more than four hundred and fifty painting works had been exhibited. The students presented their works in various genres like Sketches, Portraits, Paintings, and Mandal Arts. The school premises was adorned and decorated with eye-catching innumerable paintings.

The exhibition was inaugurated by Prof. Shri Morajkar from B. S. Bandekar Fine Arts College, Sawantwadi. In his address, he praised and appreciated the artworks presented by the students. He shared his opinions on the thoughtful ideas and presentations given by the students in the exhibition. He also spoke some words on the importance of arts in the life of a person.

The exhibition was skilfully devised by the Principal of the school, Rev. Father Richard Saldanha. He said that students should cultivate any of the art forms as a hobby along with school studies. He further said that an art improves the child’s ability in expression and feeling. He congratulated and lauded the efforts of the students as well as teachers for the innovative work done with
great passion and vigour showcased in the exhibition.

The anchoring as well as the arrangement of the programme was done by Sir Ganesh Dicholkar. Tr. Nilangi proposed a vote of thanks.

International Women's Day Celebration 2022

International Women’s Day was celebrated at Milagris High School on March 8, 2022 to recognise the contribution and significance and to bring the awareness among the students regarding the status and dignity of a women. On this occasion, various programs were organized by the School. Senior Clerk Miss Rosita D’Souza of Primary section, and a student representative Miss Shravani Baliram Sawant, from class 9th B were felicitated by the Principal of the school for their outstanding work/ performances in all these years & being an outstanding student. All the female employees were also honoured with a greeting card and a flower as a token of love and appreciation for all their love, affection, contribution, dedication and their achievements.

To commemorate this day all the male staff of the school presented entertainment programs. The program concluded with an enlightening message from the Principal of the school, Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha. In his message, he expressed his views on the different roles of women in today’s society and highly appreciated women and their role in all walks of life. He also beautifully explained the acrostic of the word ‘women’.

The anchoring of the program was done by an assistant teacher Sir Ganesh Dicholkar. Sir Dattaram Naik gave a speech about the history of Women’s Day and women’s achievements in various fields. Sir Sushant Joshi entertained everyone through a beautiful song on the same occasion and Master Pranav Patil from class 6thexpressed his views in his speech on Woman as a wonderful creation of God. The programme concluded with a heart touching vote of thanks delivered by Teacher Sharda Gawade.

Farewell Programme of SSC & HSC students 2021-22

The farewell programme of SSC and HSC students was organized On Saturday,26 February 2022,  in Milagris High School Hall. Teachers and students were asked to report in the school hall by 10.00 am. The hall stage and the notice board was decorated beautifully.

The farewell programme  was organised by the Management, Principal, Milagris High School, Primary Section, Pre – Primary and Junior College.  Miss. Arya and Master Brian welcomed the Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha, Vice- Principal Sr. Mabel, and supervisor Tr. Meghna Raool, teaching, non-teaching staff and  HSC, and SSC students.

Sir. Gore and Sir. Amol started the programme with a Musical prayer. Mast. ShlokTopale prayed a special prayer for everyone. Miss. Kinjal Gujar from class IX delivered a speech. Students of class XI performed  an energetic and beautiful dance for their seniors.  Mast. Jude Ferrao of class XI expressed  his gratitude and memories in his speech.

A Dance number wasarranged by class IX (ABCD) Students. Miss. ShravaniKarvekar from class 10A gave a farewell speech followed by Mast. YashMulik from class XII . And then it was a time to award the student of the year from class X .The students awarded were as follows :

  1. Shravani Nivruti Karvekar
  2. Soah Alexio Fernandes
  3. Ketki Balkrishna
  4. Vedant Santosh Sawant

Miss. Sanika Sanjay Puralkar  of  Science stream was awarded the Student of the year of Junior College 2021-2022. She was felicitated by our Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha.

In Principal’s message  Rev. Fr. Richard prayed and wished all the best for all SSC & HSC Students for forth coming Board examination.

The farewell was concluded by proposing the vote of thanks by. Mast. GajananSawal from class 10B.

National Science Day Inauguration & Celebration at Milagris High School Sawantwadi.
Followed by Class wise science Exhibition, The Two winners were sent to Taluka Level Science Exhibition.

On 28th February 2022, Panchayat Samiti Sawantwadi, Rotary club of Sawantwadi and Yashwantrao Bhosale Polytechnic organized Taluka level Science exhibition 2022 in Yashwantrao International School. Mrs Sushma Kenni was the cheif guest, Mrs Bodake and many our personalities were present for the inaugural programme.

There were two groups 5th to 8th and 9th -10 th in this competition. Milagris High School won two prizes Green Energy project of 9D class won leaded by Master Philip Bentaloise, Riya Mhalatkar, Siddhesh Mane 2nd prize, where as Multipurpose Agricultural machine leaded by Chaitanya Gawade, Paras Mestry of 9B class won consolation prize in 9th-10th group.

Farewell Programme of Beloved Teacher Elizabeth Almeida

18 February 2022, Friday, on Milagris High School ground ,the farewell programme to Tr. Elizabeth Almeida was organized. Teachers and students  where asked to report on the school ground at 8 : 00 am. The school stage and notice board were beautifully decorated.

The farewell event was organised by The Management, Principal, Milagris High school,  Primary and Pre-primary  School. Tr.Vilma welcomed and introduced The Principal Rev. Fr.Richard Saldanha,Vice-Principal Sr.Mabel,Tr Elizabeth and her family  members,teaching, non-teaching staff and the students.Special prayer was said by Tr Alria.Certificate of honour was read by Tr.Livy. On behalf of Management, Tr. Elizabeth was felicated by Rev. Fr.Richard by giving away the certificate of honour, shawl and floral bouquet. Students also gifted her handmade flowers and cards.

Tr. Flavia shared her thoughts about Tr. Elizabeth’s nature, job and her hobbies in her speech.  With lot of gratitude and filled with emotions Tr.  Elizabeth  shared her  past memories about joining the school and service, she thanked all her Principals,Vice-principals, teaching, non-teaching staff,her family and students. Rev Fr.Richard our Principal conveyed best wishes to Tr. Elizabeth  and prayed  her for happy retired life.

The farewell programme was concluded by proposing the vote of thanks by Tr. Valentina.

Seminar on Solid Waste Management

Feb 10 : Solid waste management is one among the basic essential services provided by municipal authorities in the country, a part of Swatch Bharat Mission, a country wide campaign initiated by the Govt. of India. Jr. Supervisor Madam Rasika Nadkarni and the team members of Water Supply and Sanitation Department, Sawantwadi Municipal Council presented a demo showing management and disposal of waste. Stress was laid on 3R’s is Reduce, Recycle and Reuse. Topics such as discarding, destroying, processing, recycling, reusing were covered during the seminar. Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha thanked the team members and assured them that each student will work to achieve the objective of Clean India Mission.

Republic Day Celebration in Milagris School

Sawantwadi, January 26: Milagris High School & Junior College celebrated Republic Day with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervour. The programme commenced with the flag hoisting by the Chief Guest Rev. Fr. Milet D’souza, Manager of Milagris School followed by a march past. The spirit of nationalism was well exhibited by the students through a patriotic song and a speech. Committed to the task of nation building, both faculty and students pledged to serve their motherland through spreading education and serving the community. The celebration concluded with the inspiring speech by the Chief Guest.

“A genuine Congrats to Scholarship Toppers”
Milagris High School hosted a felicitation ceremony to acknowledge and honour scholarship rank holders of class 5th and 8th for achieving remarkable merit and adding new feathers to the crown of the school. 49 students of class 5th appeared for exam. Among them 21 students were qualified and 10 students obtained a scholarship. Similarly 29 students of class 8th appeared for exam. Among them 15 students were qualified and 7 have obtained scholarship. Following toppers were rewarded with a certificate and a bouquet by the Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha and Vice Principal Sr. Mabel Carvalho.

Std : V

District RankName of the student
3Krishna Mahesh Paste
12Siddhi Hemant Naik
14Atharve Parshuram Sawant
30Viraj Nandakishor Rawool
32Bhargavi Ankush Shetye
37Arya Bhargav Phale
39Tanishka Deepak Pandit
53Dharya Vijay Gaonkar
56Shrushti Sadanand Kalelkar
58Yash Umesh Haldankar

Std : VII

District RankName of the student
5Shardul Deepak Bagve
15Soham Sitaram Mhadgut
20Chaitanya Pradip Gawade
30Shravani Baliram Sawant
35Arya Pravin Parab
40Paras Gangaram Mestry
48Tanuj Nilesh Parab

Principal congratulated all the rank holders and said that the success of the students reflect the achievement of the school through collaborative effort of the students, teachers and parents.

Milagris high school Sawantwadi covid Vaccination Drive for students.
500 students vaccinated on 8th January 2022
Principal’s Day Celebration at Milagris

4th Jan. 2022 was a very special day for all Milagrians as it was the birthday of their Principal, Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha. The celebration started with a special prayer followed by cutting of Birthday cake at the tune of birthday song.

Dance and a skit performance by the students of High School and Junior College added spice to the day. Father was showered with the heaps and piles of good wishes and birthday gifts. Sweets were distributed to all.

Father concluded the celebration by thanking each and everyone for making the day special.

Christmas Celebration at Milagris
Emmanuel: God with us through our Participation, Communion & Mission.

23 Dec: Christmas – A celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. It brings cheer and love and Milagris High school celebrated it with the same fervous on 23rd  December, spreading the message of love and joy among the children.

The programme began with a beautiful prayer dance followed by various competitions. It is said, “The best way spread Christmas cheer is to sing aloud for all to hear.”

The students participated in the Housewise Carol Singing Competition with a cheerful spirit. The theme – Emmanuel, God with us was beautifully presented by the participants of Tagore House, Nehru House, Bose House and Vivekananda House Manager Rev. Fr.Millet D’souza, Fr. William, Sister Archanaand Sister Christina were the special invitees. Fr. Royston & Fr. Brias were the members of the jury Santa danced to the exciting tunes of Jingle Bells.

The best Santa was selected among the tiny tots of Primary section. Winners of Nehru House (I) and Tagore House (II) were awarded with a trophy and certificates. The shield was presented to Bose House. Christmas cakes and gifts were distributed to the students. The programme ended with a special Christmas message by the Principal, Rev Fr. Richard Saldanha.

The school environment was enriched with the positive energy of happiness and celebration.

Inauguration of Milagris Hall

November 15 : Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is a progress,  working together is a success.  This is what one experiences in Milagris.  The Management, staff and students witnessed the blessing and inauguration of the school hall. The hall was inaugurated by the honorable Chief Guest Rt. Rev. Bishop Alwyn Barretto, the Chairman of SDET and Bishop of Diocease of Sindhudurg. 

The occasion graced by the Guest of Honour – Dr. Mushtak Shaikh, Education Officer (Sec) . The hall was beautifully embellished with balloons,ribbons and flowers.  The primary aim behind renovating the hall according to the Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha is to encourage the students to participate in various public speaking and events organized in school.

The Manager of SDET, Rev. Fr. Millet D’souza,  Fr. Anand, Fr. Suresh,  Fr. Francis, Fr. Melvin were the distinguished invitees. The programme started with a formal lamp lighting ceremony, followed by a prayer dance and a mime. Mast. Shardul Bagve a student of std. 9th was felicitated by the Chief Guest for his distinguished performance in MTS Examination. The peons who contributed for the renovation were felicitated by the Chief Guest. 

The function was a resounding success.

Bal Diwas Celebrations in Milagris

Bal Diwas Celebrations in Milagris

The occasion graced by the Guest of Honour – Dr. Mushtak Shaikh, Education Officer (Sec) . The hall was beautifully embellished with balloons, ribbons and flowers.  The primary aim behind renovating the hall according to the Principal Rev. Fr. Richard Saldanha is to encourage the students to participate in various public speaking and events organized in school.

The Manager of SDET, Rev. Fr. Millet D’souza,  Fr. Anand, Fr. Suresh,  Fr. Francis, Fr. Melvin were the distinguished invitees. The programme started with a formal lamp lighting ceremony, followed by a prayer dance and a mime. Mast. Shardul Bagve a student of std. 9th was felicitated by the Chief Guest for his distinguished performance in MTS Examination. The peons who contributed for the renovation were felicitated by the Chief Guest. 

The function was a resounding success.