The new academic year was graced by the blessings and prayer service of His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, Major Archbishop, Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum on June 14.
Staff Enrichment Programme
- Professionals from Skyline College handled a three day Faculty Development programme in the month of May.
- Mr. Varun Hemant, a Training Consultant, handled a fruitful session on Child friendly Classroom Management on July 5.
- Mr. Visakh from Resolute Enterprises, Changanassery, handled a session on how to use Interactive Intelligent Panel, installed in the Audio Visual Rooms.
- The school hosted a two day capacity building programme on Python language for Computer Science organised by CBSE CoE, Trivandrum on July 10 & 11. The school also hosted a two day capacity building programme on Business Studies organised by CBSE CoE, Tvm on December 13 & 14.
- Our teachers also attended subject wise orientation classes organised by CBSE CoE, Tvm.
- Rev.Fr.Jacob, Director, Depaul Care Centre, Kumarapuram, Tvm, handled a retreat session for the staff on May 24.
- Mr. Linto John, Director, Operations at Accenta Training solutions & Mr.Sarosh John Chittillappilli handled the motivational & syllabus based session on August 3.
Orientation Programme for students
- Rev. Fr. Roy Kannanchira CMI, Director, Deepika Children's League, handled a motivational class for parents and students of class X, XI & XII on May 30.
- Dr.Sagar Thankachan, Medical Superintendent of Govt. Mental Health Centre, Peroorkada and Mr. Linto John, Director, Operations at Accenta Training Solutions handled sessions on how to resolve the concerns of the adolescents.
- An orientation programme to nurture our students' ambition to join Civil Services was held on July 4, 2019, under the leadership of Edu Zone Civil Service Academy. Sri. Kannan Gopinathan IAS & Dr. Sarin P, IAAS, Former AG also handled a civil service orientation class on October 11.
- The students of the Higher Secondary Section could turn up for a static display of Indian Air Force aircraft, arms and ammunition organised at the technical area of the Air Force Station at Shanghumugham on July 30.
- Students also attended seminars organised by Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology and Priyadarshini Planetarium.
- Swasthi Foundation in association with Red FM organised a seminar on October 10 in which Sri. Loknath Behera IPS, DGP, Kerala, Sri Jacob Punnose IPS, Former DGP, Dr. Mohan Roy, RMO, Medical College, Tvm, Dr. Arun B Nair, Psychiatrist etc. addressed the students regarding the significance of maintaining Mental Health.
- Teachers from Geothe centre, Trivandrum have been handling German language classes for the past 4 years.
- The Maths club arranged a seminar for its members on the topic â€œCareer after 12â€ on September 3 the session was handled by Dr. Rajoo Krishnan S, Former Deputy Director of Collegiate Education, Govt. of Kerala.
Discussion on National Education policy
The school hosted a discussion on National Education policy organised by the CBSE Regional Office, TVM on July 22. Mr. Sachin Thakur, City Co-ordinators, Mrs. Shylaja and Mrs. Shyni addressed the parents, teachers and students from schools in and around Trivandrum. A power point presentation was presented to create awareness about NEP.
- Mr. Krishnanunni J & Mr. Deepu Saji, Assistant Professors of Trinity College of Engineering, Trivandrum, conducted a training session on June 28 to prepare the students in coming up with innovative thought provoking projects.
- The school hosted a two phase TINKERFEST for the innovative minds in its Atal Tinkering Lab on July 26. The fest in which students from various schools participated was inaugurated by Mr. C.R. Thomas, Deputy Director, VSSC, on July 26.
- Mr. Krishnaunni J. handled a two - day workshop on Raspberry Projects organised for the club members in connection with the Children's Day celebration.
1) World Environment Day
Dr. Sekhar Lukose Kuriakose, Member Secretary, Kerala Sate Disaster Management Authority inaugurated the celebration by planting a sapling.
2) International Yoga Day
The 5th International Yoga Day was celebrated on June 21, under the guidance of Mr. Santhosh K.K., Joint Secretary, Trivandrum Yoga Association.
3) Independence Day
The 73rd Independence Day of our nation was celebrated in all splendour and glory, with the tri-colour flag being hoisted by the Principal.
4) Children's Day
Children's Day was celebrated with full fervour at school on November 14. Students were elated to exhibit various programmes on the stage.
5) Sweets' day
The kids of the KG & Primary section brought sweets of different varieties and shared among themselves.
6) Teachers' day
Teachers' day was orchestrated by the school leaders. Principal handed over the office charge to the school Head Boy and the senior students handled the classes.
Sri. Kadakampalli Surendran, Honourable Minister for Tourism & Devaswom, inaugurated the Onam celebration on September 6, 2019. The entire school had a carnival atmosphere with activities like Tug of war.
The school community decked the halls with boughs of holly to celebrate Christmas on December 19 & 20. Ms. Ardra Sajan, Miss Kerala Digital Star inaugurated the Christmas celebration of the KG & Primary section on December 19 & Rev. Fr.Kuriakose Thadathil, Rector, St. Marys Malankara Major Seminary, Nalanchira, gave away the Christmas message on December 20.
9) Rashtriya Ekta Divas
Rastriya Ekta Divas was celebrated on October 31 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Students formed a human chain emphasizing National Unity and it was followed by a Peace Marathon inside the Mar Ivanios campus.
Observing the great tradition and imbibing the true spirit of Keralites, SCV family celebrated Keralapiravi on November 1 with programmes that boosted their love & respect for the mother tongue.
11) Reading Day
Reading Day celebration organised by the Malayala Sahithya Samajam was inaugurated by Smt. Jyothi Vijayakumar, Core team member of Digital Media Cell, INC, on June 19. The chief guest also launched the Vayanakalari, an initiative of Malayala Manorama in the presence of Mr.Jojimon T.S, Circulation Inspector, Trivandrum.
The Nature Club, English Club, Hindi Club, Malayala Sahitya Samajam, Social Science Club, Science Club and Mathematics Club conducted various competitions to enhance the talents of the students and the winners were rewarded.
EVOKE 2K19 - ARTS CLUB
The activities of the club were inaugurated by Sri K.S. Harisankar, famous playback singer on July 2.
PRAVEGA 2K19 - SCHOOL YOUTH FESTIVAL
Sri. Joby A.S, Comedian & Actor, inaugurated the Youth Festival of KG & Primary Section on July 25.
The two day Youth festival, of the upper primary, high school & higher secondary section was inaugurated by Mr. Tony Sijimon, Actor, on August 8.
Blue house bagged the Art & Literary championship trophy & Green House came in the second position.
Annual Athletic meet
The chief guest, Mr. M.K. Zulfiquer, Assistant Commissioner of Police declared the 17th Annual Athletic Meet open on September 2. The sports meet of the KG & Primary section was inaugurated by Mr. Sajukumar, CI, Mannanthala Police Station.
Red House bagged the Sports Championship trophy and Blue house secured the runner up position.
Blue house won the overall championship trophy of the academic year 2019-20 and the Runner up trophy goes to Red house.
NTERSCHOOL COMPETITIONS HOSTED BY SCHOOL
1) JAI HO
In connection with the 73rd Independence Day celebration, our school hosted JAI HO - Interschool Patriotic Song competition. 18 schools in the city participated in the event in which Carmel Girls Higher Secondary School bagged the first position.
2) Q LEAGUE
Mrs. Anu Kumari IAS, Assistant Collector, Trivandrum, inaugurated the interschool quiz competition - Q League, hosted by our school on October 16, 2019. The competition was organised by Q Collective in association with Riju & PSK classes.
3) EUREKA 2K19
The 10th edition of EUREKA 2K19 - Interschool Science & Maths Expo was launched on November 22 by Sri E.N. Anandapadmanabhan, Deputy Director, VSSC. The students from over 12 schools showcased
static & working models. Jyothis Central School won the Overall Championship trophy.
4) SCVMUN 2K19
Sri. Lokanath Behera IPS, State Police Chief & DGP inaugurated the fifth chapter of SCVMUN on October 31. Nearly 100 students from 21 schools all over Kerala attended the conference. Alan Shahabudeen of Arya Central School bagged the Best Delegate title. The Best Journalist title was bagged by Angith Kumar of Army Public School. Kripa Suresh of Lecole Chempaka International won the Best Photo Journalist title. Priya Rajesh Thomas of our school secured the Honourable Member.
KIDS' FEST - Shining Stars 2K19
The Kids' fest conducted in accordance with Children's Day celebrations was inaugurated by Sri. Sarath Das, Cine Artist, on November 23. Kindergarten students and the students of LP section experienced the joy of performing their talents in front of their peers, parents, teachers and others.
Students contributed money to the charity fund by depositing money in the charity box kept in the classes.
Students of class XI A visited the Mar Gregorious Sneha Veedu and served food for the inmates. Students of class XI B visited Nirmala Charity Home, Trivandrum, and donated money, snacks and dresses.
A charity drive was launched by the students in the beginning of the academic year with the aim of providing stationery materials to the deprived children. Our students and teachers handed over the items to the students of Jayamatha School and St. Rita's school during the second week of June, 2019.
Food For Flood
Honourable Mayor of the Trivandrum Corporation, Sri. V.K. Prashanth, inaugurated the Food fest - â€˜Food for Flood', on September 4. Students brought home made foods and sold in the stalls arranged in the school and the amount they collected were handed over to His Beatitude
Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos, Major Archbishop of the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum and our Patron, to help the victims of the landslide.
Achievements of students in various competitions
- For the first time in the history of SCV, the school team bagged the Overall championship Trophy in Sargotsav 2K19-The cultural fest organized by Kollam Sahodaya. The school also bagged championship trophy in Category I & IV. The participants of Category III won the Second Runner - Up trophy.
- Chaithania Prakash of XI B bagged the First prize in Kuchipudi and won Second prize in Mohiniyattam in CBSE State Kalotsav 2K19.
- Meenakshi A.S. of XI A won the first prize in Sanskrit Recitation in CBSE State Kalotsav 2K19.
- Nikhil Manu of XI D won second prize in Mimicry in the CBSE State Kalotsav 2K19.
- The school team bagged the overall championship trophy in Lingua Fiesta- English organised by Kollam Sahodaya. The school team also bagged the championship trophy for Category I, II and IV. Participants of Category III secured the Runner up Trophy.
- Arpitha Aji of class IX C bagged first rank in Sugama Hindi Examination conducted by the Hindi Prachar Sabha, Trivandrum.
- Swastika B. Manoj of VIII D was adjudged the Best Child Artist at the Kerala State Television Award 2019 for her role in the TV serial, Devangana, telecasted by Amrita TV.
- Aathmiya Devasree of I C was the Second Runner-up in Little Princess Kerala 2019 contest.
- N. Lavith of III C won gold medal in District Roll Ball Championship 2019 conducted by Kerala Roll Ball Association.
- Shreya Susan Mathew of XII D bagged the second position in Loyola Model United Nations organized by Loyola school on June 29 and 30.
- Priya Rajesh Thomas of XII D and Devika Sanjeev Nair of XII B bagged the Honourable Mention in Loyola Model United Nations.
- Anand Gopal of XI D, Gouri D.B of IX D and Sitara B. Fathima of IX C bagged honourable mention in KERMUN conducted by ST.Thomas Central School, Tvm.
- Sidharth Sankar P. of class IX B bagged first rank in the National Science Olympiad at the State level & Second Rank in International English Olympiad.
- Malavika Suja of class VII B secured Academic Excellence Scholarship award instituted by the Science Olympiad Foundation. In the International Mathematics Olympiad, she came out with flying colours securing the first rank & 5th Rank in international English Olympiad.
- Our school duo, Apoorva Nair (XII D) and Gowri D.B. (IX D) bagged second prize in L. John Memorial Interschool Quiz Competition organized by YMCA, Trivandrum on July 20.
- The school team bagged second position in P.K. Mathen Memorial Interschool National Anthem Competition organized by YMCA, Trivandrum on August 15.
- The school team won the first Runner up position in the Kho-Kho tournament organized by Edu Sports Partner League on November 26 and 27 at Navajeevan Bethany Vidyalaya.
- Our school team bagged the Second Runner up trophy in the Annual Athletic Meet organized by Kollam Sahodaya.
- Madhav R. of VIII D bagged the Deen Dayal Sparsh Yojana scholarship of Rs.6,000/- for the project presentation on Bharat Ratna Awardees.
- Devika Sanjeev Nair of XII B and Devangi Roy of XI D bagged Honourable Mention in The Trivandrum Youth Conclave conducted at Oxford School, Trivandrum on December 22 and 23.
- Aleena Mary Antony of XI D bagged Verbal Mention in The Trivandrum Youth Conclave 2019.
- Ananya R Pillai (IX B) got Third Rank in International English Olympiad.
- Parthiv Raju (IX A) got Third Rank in National Science Olympiad.
- Shreya S (V B) secured Fifth Rank in National Science Olympiad.
- Athmiya Devisree (I C) won Fifth Rank in National Science Olympiad.
- Pranav S (I B) won Second Rank in InterNational GK Olympiad.
- Alu Krishna (IX A) - Best Screen Play Award in the Short Film Fest organised
by Qatar Malayali Association
- Best Editing, Dubbing and Best Short Film Award in the
All Kerala Children's Educational Film Festival 2019