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Traditional Day @ Assisi School, Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi School celebrated the traditional day on 20th February, 2019 in the school campus. This was observed as a celebration of India’s diverse culture. It was a day designated for the students to come in traditional attire from their home. The students from I to IX standard came dressed in their best ethnic attires and looked simply amazing as they collectively displayed an array of colours that reflected the diversity of India. Everyone displayed their various cultures by dressing their best which was a colorful treat to the eyes in itself. Lots of pictures were clicked by everyone to create memories of this beautiful day.
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St. Francis of Assisi School, organized parents meeting for parents of I to VII standard students, on 7th February, 2019. Rev Dr Fr Baptist Rodrigues OFM Cap., was the resource person. He enlightened on the importance of education in the today’s world. Further he spoke, role of the parents in the education of their children. The survey which was conducted in many of the schools on various expectations of children about their parents was communicated to them; it was really a heart touching one. After the talk, good many parents clarified some of their doubts with regards to education of their children. The presentation, mastery over the subject, communication skills of resource person were highly appreciated by the parents. After this, principal placed before them the future plans and asked for their generous support and co-operation to carry out the upcoming endevours.
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He is born in a Manger, Come lets adore and sing him glory : Assisi School Chikodi
Illuminated with sparks of joy and happiness St.Francis of Assisi school celebrated and proclaimed the birth of Jesus Christ to the Brethren on the Christmas event. The campus reflected by the presence of Rev.Fr John Bosco Gonsalves OFM Cap., the Chief Guest of the day and Rev.Fr. Royston D’souza OFM Cap., Principal of St.Clare School Akulto, Nagaland. Christmas is a season enfolded with the packages of love, joy, peace, happiness and sharing, these valuable treasures enrichour life to eternity was the thought emphasized by the Rev. Fr.John Bosco Gonsalves, in his Christmas message. Assisi students joined the chorus and sang the praises by participating in the angelic carol competition held for the Assisi squads.Dazzling Tableau on birth of Christ, evoked the glimpses of our saviour. Students glamoursly presented themselves on red attire and happily tapped their feet with Santa.Delicious sweets at the end of programme added to the joy of the celebration.
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Musical Talents @ Assisi School Chikodi
On 15th of December, 2018, the students of St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated the Capuchin Fete with enthusiasm and zeal. Rev. Fr. Dominic Lobo, Principal of Sneha Jyothi Vidhyalaya, Pothnal, graced the occasion with his presence. The event started with a prayer dance followed by Fancy Dress competition for the tiny tots of kindergarten. The children dressed up in their colourful costumes and spoke a few words on the character that they depicted. The efforts and hard work of children was highly appreciated and proved the purpose of competition was not only to blend learning with fun but also to develop confidence in students by giving them an opportunity to get on the stage and speak in front of the audience. Following this was a remarkable dance performance by the students of I - V.
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Assisi Alumni Association @ Assisi School Chikodi
Assisi Alumni Association, an eminent and proud wing of St. Francis of Assisi School started its operation on 9th of November 2018, with the co-operation of Rev. Fr. Jeson Fernandes, the Principal and staff. Rev. Fr. Arun Lobo, the chief guest inaugurated the Association. Master. Vinit welcomed everybody for this gathering. The presence of the total strength of the faculty members of Assisi School was a real boost for alumni meet. The inauguration function started with the lighting of the lamp and bursting of a fire cracker by the chief guest and Alumni on the dais. Thereafter, chief guest highlighted the importance of alumni network in one’s journey of life. It was a great moment for the teachers to meet Alumnae of the school. This meet helped the alumnae to share their experience in the corporate world. The participation of the members was exemplary.
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Bright Lights @ Assisi Chikodi
At eve Diwali was celebrated in the Assisi campus on 10th November 2018. For children Diya and Rangoli competitions were conducted in the school. Mr. S B Bhiste, Senior Manager, Karnataka VikasGrameena Bank was the chief guest of the evening function, he voiced out in his speech that one has to sparkle in the lives of others, as light burns for other, the crackers burst and give joy to others, so one is called to do the same. Parents and students appreciated the dances of Assisi kids through their round of applause. The eagerly awaited moment dawned as students marched forward class wise to burst the crackers. Everybody raised their eyes as diverse colours spread the blue skyas little twin.
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Each child that born conveys that “GOD STILL LOVES THE WORLD”. It’s our duty and responsibility to keep each child happy and grow in a right direction to take care of the future life. So St. France of Assisi School always strives to keep the children on move towards progressive development of children. So, at our school the tone of the celebration started with HAPPY CHILDREN’S DAY. Children were overwhelmed with the presence of distinguish guests from France, Mr. Daniel, Mr. Marcel, Mrs. Benedicta and Mrs. Lucy. Mr. Daniel in his speech called all children to enjoy their childhood to the full. A thunder of claps echoed in the Assisi campus as teachers presented their creative programme items on the stage.
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Great Fun in Water Park : Assisi School Chikodi
St Francis of Assisi School organised a day outing for I to V std students to Gandharv Water Park, on 28, October 2018. 223 students were accompanied by 21 staff members for the picnic. After the prayers and blessings at 8.30am all left for Gandarv Water Park by school buses. On reaching there, had tasty breakfast and then got into water to have a great fun. Children played all water games to their heart contents. After the delicious lunch, children enjoyed the Puppet Show, Magic Show, 3d film and Dashing Cars. Trackless Train, Jumping Frog, Columbus Boat, Vortex Tunnel and Break Dance led them into lots of excitements. With lots of fresh memories, new experiences and astonishing amusement children reached Assisi school at 8.45pm.
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SCIENCE XPO 2018 @ Assisi School Chikodi; Day Two
On Second Day, St. Francis of Assisi School extended a red carpet welcome to the great young patent Scientist Mr. Resington.R, who is famous for his automation, research and known as a developer, hailing from Tuticorin, Tamilnadu. His great inventions such as Booster less Antenna at the age of 17, Electronic Wife, Escape236, RSLV (Resington Satellite Launching Vehicle),E-Control ,M-Control, Patented Mysty box, Patented Bio – Diesel, SOR (Save Our Race) are his flawless works. He was also honored by the former Prime Minister Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam for his tremendous inventions. A day seminar was conducted by the great Scientist to radiate his holistic inventions in the field of Science and Technology. Assisi family was proud to have such an inspirational figure in its greens. Students and teachers from various colleges attended a day seminar organized by the Assisi school.
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SCIENCE XPO 2018 @ Assisi School Chikodi; Day One
The atmosphere of St. Francis of Assisi school was cherished on the day of Science Xpo 2018. A day was dawned to screen the unpredictable inventions Assisians framed. The event began by asking the almighty Lords blessings through a devotional song. A great renowned Scientist of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was remembered and honored by performing Pooja. To mark this day, General secretary of Chikodi Physics forum, Mr. Vishwanath. V. Koladur was called to be the chief guest. He is currently serving as a professor in Physics department at Government PU College Majalatti. Through his message, he inflated students to soar at greater heights and to be the national icons of tomorrow. The technology filled Science Xpo 2018 was inaugurated by cutting the ribbon and launching the powerful rocket by the Chief Guest.
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“Visit to the new Places, being with new culture is better than reading books on them.” @ Assisi School Chikodi
High School Students of St Francis of Assisi school were taken to an excursion on 5th October, 2018 to 9th October, 2018 to the magical city of Hyderabad. 65 students and 9 teachers, together 74 members went on tour. The compartments of train were filled with the joyous laughter, melodious tunes and interesting games. Early in the morning, all reached at the Mahaveer Lodge at Kachiguda, after the breakfast, the first day, Birla Temple, Birla Museum, Art Gallery, Planetarium, Snow world, Statue of Buddha and LumbiniPark were visited.
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Celebration of St Francis of Assisi Feast @ Chikodi
With great devotion St Francis of Assisi School children and Staff celebrated patron’s day. Frs. Anthony Raj, the Parish Priest of Potnal, Raichur and Anthony Raj, the professor of Darshan Institute of Theology, Bangalore were the chief guests of the day. Children enacted the skit ‘Francis and Three Robbers’ and brought out St. Francis’ humanness to the audience. “We need to imbibe St. Francis of Assisi qualities in our lives to become light to the world” was the message from the chief guest. By offering flowers children paid homage to the school patron.
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A DAY TO REJOICE TOGETHER : Assisi School Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi school organized a day of outing for its staff to Gokak Falls, Godachinmalki Falls and Hidkal Dam.

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Eid-ul-Adha: A festival of sacrifice @ Assisi School Chikodi
Quran 6:162 : “Indeed my prayer, my rites of sacrifice, my living and my dying are for Allah, Lord of the worlds.”
St. Francis of Assisi school children gathered together with Muslim brethren to rejoice and share the joy of Eid- ul -Adha. The celebration began by asking the Lords blessings through a devotional hymn. The guest of the day Mrs. Gulnaz Goundi the Assistant Engineer in Karnataka Water board, who is currently serving as an Executive Engineer in PWD department, enlightened the students on the importance of the festivity. Cultural programmes like Qawwali and dances added beauty to the celebration. Generosity of Muslim kids and parents, sweeten the mouths of all children.
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Independence Day @ Assisi School Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated Independence day with unprecedented patriotic fervour this year. The entire school assembled on the ground for the celebration. The Chief Guest Rev. Fr. Henry D’Souza, Director of FISI (Franciscan Institute of spirituality India) Bangalore, hoisted the Tricolor flag. The national anthem echoed the entire campus. Thereafter, our students marched impressively to the beat of the drum. Though there was cloudy weather and drops of rain, students’ performance evoked the feelings of patriotism in the gathered audience. The Chief Guest, voiced out in his speech the importance of the day and our duty towards the nation to make it great as our freedom fighters dreamt to be. The celebration came to an end with the distribution of sweets.
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Inauguration of the new school building @ Assisi School Chikodi
St Francis of Assisi school Chikodi, inaugurated new school building on Saturday, 11 August 2018 at 11.00am. Rev Fr Dolphy Pais, Provincial minister, invoked God’s blessings and cut the ribbon as the children, standing on different stories of the building, showered the stage and building with flowers. Frs. Peter D’souza, Melwyn D’souza, Alwyn Dias and Salvador Fernandes, councilors of the province joined in blessing the building with the holy water. Mr Vinod A Ghatti, Cousulting Civil Engineer, was felicitated by offering a shawl . The progarm was graced with the presence of Fr Anil D’costa, Principal of Trinity school, Udupi, Fr Robin D’souza, Province Administrator, Fr Deepak Fernandes, Provincial Secretary, Fr Alphonso MSFS, Parents, friends, benefactors and well-wishers of the School. After the function meals were served for everyone in the Assisi Campus.
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SUMMER FUN @ Assisi School Chikodi
Summer Vocation is a great time to spend in developing talents and in doing what one could not do during the school time. Keeping this in mind St. Francis of Assisi School conducted the three days summer camp for VI to X Standard Assisi Kids only. De Paul brothers from Bangalore conducted and helped students to discover and explore their hidden talents through different activities, children learnt various lessons for their life.

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BETTER FUTURE AHEAD : Assisi School Chikodi
The valedictory function was organized by the students and teachers of St. Francis of Assisi School on 3rd April, 2018 in the school ground where students of Class 1st – 9th bid farewell to the outgoing students of class 10th wishing them better future ahead. The function began with the band procession followed by the prayer dance. Fr. Jeson Fernandes, the Principal of the school welcomed the guests and the gathering. Thereafter, Fr. Maxim (The Principal of St. Joseph’s Institute of Hotel Management, Belgaum), the chief guest welcomed the outgoing batch by bursting the paper crackers and wished them well by giving away the momentos and a motivational speech. Fr. Arun, the President of the programme enlightened the students with his inspirational speech. Students presented very interesting shadow play and group dances, which entertained the audience to the fullest. Farewell function witnessed the prize distribution for the students who had won in the musical fete. The valedictory function was ended with Thanks giving song by outgoing students.
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ASSISI JOURNEE : Assisi School Chikodi
With great pomp and splendor, St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated Annual day on 13th January 2018, under the title “Assisi Journee.” The function was presided over by Rev. Fr. Arun Lobo OFM Cap. The parents appreciated and enjoyed the variety of programme like diverse dances on current themes, singing, Christmas tableau and skit performed by the students. The stage arrangement and the digitalization of the programme won the hearts of the audience. The Chief Guest of the day Rev. Fr. Thomas Champakara, the principal of St. Xavier’s School, Belgaum, in his speech highlighted the quality, standard of the programme and the hard efforts of the teachers making children to get ready. He also advised the parents, their role in the all-round grow of their children. The top five of 2016-2017 X std batch were awarded and the Science Xpo 2017, prizes were given away by the guests.
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To spread and instill in the minds of the children and parents, the name of the order and the missionary work that Holy Trinity Province, Karnataka does, St. Francis of Assisi school organized the feast for children under the title “CAPUCHIN FETE”. The Mission Secretary of the province, Rev. Dr. Fr. Charles Furtado OFM Cap., inaugurated the fete along with Fr. Paul D’Souza by lighting the crackers. After that the Chief Guest Fr Charles, in his speech, appreciated and congratulated, the parents and children for their generous help, good co-operation, timely support and day today concern for school and the Assisi family. He also applauded their great step that they have taken to contribute for the Capuchin Mission through this fete. Further he voiced out, on the Capuchin Heritage and the works that Capuchin fathers do for the society in different missions. To remember, this day pre-school children had fancy dress competition and higher primary and high school children had live musical bands competition.
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Hard work is key for success: Assisi School Chikodi
On 14th December 2017, St. Francis of Assisi school was blessed with the presence of His Grace, Most Rt. Rev. Dr. Peter Machado, Bishop of Belgaum Diocese. In his address, he said to students that they have to work hard in this competitive world. There are no short cuts for success. Only hard work will lead you to success. We need to be children of values. The values that you learn have to practice at home and in the society. After that, he blessed all our children and wished them a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
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Educational Tour to Kerala: Assisi School Chikodi
Educational tour to God’s own country conducted on 19th November to 24th November, 2017. X standard children were blessed before leaving the Assisi campus. As students were travelling by train, they were wonderstruck by seeing amazing Dudhsagar splendor and scenic beauty of Konkan coast. As soon as children reached their dreamland, they paid a visit to Fort Kochi, St. Francis of Assisi Church, where Vasco-da- Gama was buried and his tomb is preserved till this day. From there they went and learnt about the Chinese Fishnet (Oldest method of catching fish). Then,they proceeded to the best part of the day ‘Marine Drive’, where they travelled to back waters and saw mighty vessels carrying huge cargos. In the evening, students rushed to the India’s biggest mall, Lulu Mall and had thrilling and adventures games and shopping.
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BEING A CHILD IS BEING A HUMAN : Assisi School Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated children’s day by appreciating children’s everyday lively presence and active participation in the school activities. On this day, teachers organized the different activities to students. The parliamentarians along with chief guest Rev. Fr. Robin Victor D’souza and principal Fr Jason Fernandes were escorted to the stage by rhythmic band. Cutting of cake enriched the joys of everyone. Chief Guest Fr Robin highlighted the importance of this day and said, all of us are children of God, we need to have childlike attitude always in our lives to draw others towards us. To mark the occasion teachers organized squad vise tug of war to the children and winners were awarded. Children learnt, in unity there is strength and team work always wins.
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St. Francis of Assisi School celebrated Diwali with great pomp and excitement. The celebration began with the prayer song followed by the welcome speech by Mrs. Sukanya. Goddess Laxmi was adored by performing ‘Puja’ by our teachers and parents. Dr. Bahubali Gane, the chief guest of the programme heighted the importance of Diwali Celebration. Thereafter our children performed mesmerizing dances to enhance the joy of this celebration. The graceful movements of our children in the performance fascinated the audience. The cultural progrmme ended with the vote of thanks but the campus was lit brightly with the resounding and spectacular blasts of crackers thereafter. Not only those but also the lamps which were lit on the buildings sparkled like the tiny stars on the buildings. The students of each class enjoyed the cracker show in the darkness. Our generous parents made this celebration memorable one.
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Today’s Science is tomorrow’s technology : Assisi School Chikodi
On title Science Xpo, the science department of St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi, scientifically organized science exhibition on Saturday, 16th September, 2017. The programme was inaugurated by Mr. K GopalaKrishnan, Head of the Department of Physics at KLE Independent PU College, Chikodi, along with guest of honour Rev. Sr. Idoline Rodrigues, Head Mistress of Loretto School, Batwal, Mangalore. The exhibition spanned all the three branches of Science: Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Students from VI-X grade displayed various advancements in hydraulic principle, production of electricity, density of matter, etc. There was a separate section on advancements in Mathematics and Chemistry experiments. The science show highlighted experiments related to electricity, air pressure, ect. Parents, professors, teachers and students from other schools and colleges were astonished by the variety of models and the communication skills of St. Francis of Assisi school’s budding scientists. The judges applauded the ideas and creative mind of the students and congratulated all the teachers for their hard efforts in putting up such educational show.
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If a nation is on rapid growth and produces potential individuals in different spheres, it is because of hard working, dedicated and committed teachers. The Teachers’ Day at St. Francis of Assisi school was celebrated on 7th September by the school parliament in order to show the honour, students hold for the teachers. Teachers accompanied by the school band were welcomed with showers of flowers to the school auditorium. Children through their skits, dances and songs assured, that they will be always grateful, respectful and obedient students.
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A day filled with significance and marked with red letter in the Indian calendar; Independence Day. The day, where all the Indian citizens remember with reverence and pride great heroes, who shed their blood for the freedom of this land. Our school, St. Francis of Assisi celebrated this national festival with great pomp and grandeur. National flag was hoisted at 8:30am by the Chief guest Fr. Stephen Kachappilly OFM Cap, belonging to the custody of Premjyothi, Delhi, in the presence of Fr Jason, the Principal of the school, Fr Paul D’souza, teachers, students and parents. After this, there was rhythmic march past which astonished the audience on the ground. Silent parade, lotus formation, group dances and skits on freedom fighters led people into patriotic sentiments. “Sacrifice of oneself to the nation, led people to gain freedom from the foreign rulers”, highlighted by the Chief Guest in his speech.
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BE THE BEST FRIEND : Assisi School Chikodi
One of the best and most valued relationship on this earth is friendship. To inculcate this value in the ‘hearts and minds’ of children, St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated friendship day on August 5, 2017. Children came with variety and colourful friendship bands and tied to their best friends and teachers, expressing their sentiments of love, respect and gratitude to them. Speaking on friendship, Fr Jason Principal of the school quoted the quotation from Book of Sirach, “Faithful friends are a sturdy shelter: whoever finds one has found a treasure (6:14).” Thus, he stressed the importance of friendship and truthfulness in the dealing with one’s friend. It’s only genuineness can transform one true and faithful friend. As the Independence Day of India is approaching squad wise patriotic singing competition was held for the primary and high school students.
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Be Green Go Green : Assisi School Chikodi
Recently, Chikodi region had good showers. St. Francis of Assisi School thought it’s an apt time to celebrate Vanamohotsava. On 26-07-2017, Children came with green dress, carrying plants in their hands. A solemn assembly was conducted by the students under the title ‘Be Green, Go Green’. The Principal in his short message gave a clarion call to students to take the example of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron of the school, the patron of ecology . St. Francis showed great respect to the mother earth, the plants and the creatures of this planet. Children, who contributed plants were appreciated for their generosity towards school garden. They sang the canticle of Brother Sun and praised God for the beautiful creation. After the assembly students planted the plants in the garden. We are also thankful to Rev. Frs. Sathish Fernandes and Edwin for their presence, expertise and support during the setting out the plants in the soil.
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ENJOY GOOD HEALTH : Assisi School Chikodi
Today’s world is an advanced one but not a healthy one. Many communicable diseases have been eradicated. It is the non-communicable diseases that are causing harm to the human race. On July 19, 2017 Dr. Rajendra Salagare M.B.B.S , M.D, a pediatrician and a child specialist, along with a team of six doctors, conducted a health camp for children of our school. The following day, he conducted an awareness seminar for students of class VIII, IX and X. He made the students realize the diseases caused by an unhealthy life style. He instructed the students on how to change their life style to have better health. He gave an awareness to the students on how obesity could lead to diseases such as blood pressure and diabetes. He adviced the students to have an healthy diet and to exercise regularly. He mentioned that one can be fit not only by exercising but by also maintaining a proper diet. He concluded the programme saying ‘Health is Wealth’.
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(In the Name of Allah the most Beneficent and Merciful)

St. Francis of Assisi school wished showers of blessings on all Muslim brethren by celebrating the feast of Ramzan in the school auditorium. The festive mood began with a prayer song, followed by welcome speech by Ms Nidha. To have solidarity, children of different community joined in performing dance, songs and skit to highlight the importance of the Ramzan. The teacher of the Urdu school, Mr Jafer Sharif, the chief guest of the day spoke proudly on the five pillars; Kalama, Namaz, Roza, Zakat and Haij of Islam. He also spoke on significance of Ramzan in Muslim’s life. Fr Arun, the president of the programme upheld in his message, the objective behind the celebration, i.e., to inculcate a sense of oneness among children.
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Learn from your heart : Assisi School Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi students of VII to X were blessed to have Rev. Fr Baptist Rodrigues on 16 June 2017 to motivate them through his inspiring thoughts and videos. He enlightened them to have a goal and vision in life. Talents, abilities, skills and opportunities must be made use of to the best of one’s capacity. Faith in God and oneself, support of parents and friends, learning with humility and dedication will make one’s future bright and authentic. He remarked, “Challenges are given to excel in one’s life.”
Teaching is not a profession, it’s a vocation
Skillful teacher training course was given by Rev. Fr. Baptist Rodrigues to the School teachers on 17 June 2017.

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Parents Meet at St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
"A parent is a teacher at home and a teacher is a parent in school and the child is the centre of our universe". Under the able guidance of our director and principal, an orientation programme was organised for the parents of St Francis of Assisi School. The aim was to familiarise the parents with the curriculum, rules and regulations of the school, teaching and co-scholastic activities. The programme commenced with the prayer song by X std students followed by the welcome to the speaker of the day Rev Fr. John Peter , Rev Fr. Arun Lobo, the director and Fr. Jason, the Principal. Thereafter Fr. Jason addressed the gathering. In his speech he laid stress on the rules and regulations and developmental plans to uplift the school and sought the support and suggestions.
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Academic Opening day at St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
With great enthusiasm, the School reopened on 1st June 2017. St. Francis of Assisi School was filled With happiness by the Presence of the students. The day began with a prayerful hymn to the Almighty and Benevolent God by the X std students followed by Welcome Ceremony. New-comers were welcomed with school band in a procession during the assembly .The School Principal, Fr. Jason, held the lighted Candle and the new Comers lit their Candles as a sign of incorporating them into the family of Assisians. New teachers were also welcomed by Fr. Jason by offering a bouquet of flowers. It was a special day for the school as the new building was blessed by Fr.Arun lobo and was inaugurated by Fr. Paul D’souza.
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Valedictory ceremony at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
The students of St. Francis of Assisi School, along with teachers, bid a grand farewell to X standard students on 25th February 2017. The X standard students and their parents were welcomed with drum beats. Moreover.the X standard students were given a grand welcome on the stage by offering flowers followed by bursting of colourful paper crackers. The two students of X standard, i.e. Shreesh and Rashmi, shared their experience and said that the school had given them the finest teachers, wonderful friends for life and a platform to grow in freedom with responsibility. Speaking about X standard , Shubham Potadar, the student of IX standard said that bidding adieu to seniors is very painful and that would remain in their hearts even after leaving the school. Fr. Jason the Principal of the School wished the children good luck for the future and asked the students not to forget the school and their teachers.
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School annual excursion is an event of excitement to every student. St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi planned an educational tour for VII, VIII & IX grade students to historical and existing places of Tamilnadu. The tour started early morning of 22nd January 2017 with 49 students accompanied by six staff. Travelling a full day by train from Belgaum to Madurai was a memorable journey for the students with lots of fun and merry making. The group reached Madurai the temple city on 23rd afternoon. The most famous and architecturally fabulous temple of Goddess Meenakshi was the main place to visit and worship. Students were taken up by the Sculptural and artistic design of the temple. They paid devotional homage to Goddess Meenakshi and walked on the huge corridors of the temple viewing every nook and corner of the giant monument.
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Annual day celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
School annual day is the Cultural face of one’s school. St. Francis of Assisi Celebrated this day on 21 of December. It had majestic stage setup with plenty of colorful lights and mind blowing sound. It had three stages one is Darbhar stage where kings and ministers sat and done the oration and other side there was Assisi band who sang and played live music and shun the hearts and minds of the audience and at the center there was main stage where children enjoyed their performance. From nursery to X standard all compulsorily performed on the stage. The variety added the beauty for the function. Small kids danced and performed skit. VI to VIII divided themselves in different groups and performed Hanuman Chalice, Veeragasa, Janapada, Adivasi, Charlie Chapline dances and Selfiemime show.
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Christmas Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
“Joy to the world Christ has born”
St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated Christmas on grand scale. On January 6th eve all the teaching and non-teaching staff gathered in the hall at 6 pm. As chief guest Superior of Christalaya Rev. Fr. Arun Lobo had come and given beautiful message to all. Frs. Paul and Veerus were present. The eve was filled with dance and merry. Christian teachers sang carols spread the message of peace. To have more fun there were many interesting games were conducted. Everybody had Christmas friend and they shared their gifts with them and Management also gave gifts to all of them. The night was ended with delicious dinner. When St. Francis of Assisi school steps into the December month, all students go to different shops to purchase the best gift to their Christmas friend.

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Capuchin fete at St.Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
For the first time to make known the Capuchin Heritage and the work of the fathers in the Taluk of Chikodi, St. Francis of Assisi School, organized Capuchin fete. This event created joyful and cheer in the hearts and minds of children and parents. The day was filled with laughter, fun and games. Children organized games and food stalls. To make the day a glorious one lower classes had fancy dress competition; primary and high school children had dance and skit competition; and Assisi band had musical band competition. Parents came in big number and were thrilled to see their kids performance. As chief guest Rev. Fr. Paul D’souza presided over the function. We also had special guests Brs. Avil, Jason and Ashwin from Darshan Institute of Theology, Bangalore, as judges for the event.
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Children's day celebrated at St.Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Considering Jawaharlal Nehru contributions and love towards children, Children’s day was celebrated at St.Francis of Assisi School with a gaiety and fervor. Let us sacrifice our today. So that our children can have a better tomorrow. APJ Abdul Kalam
It was a beautiful sight to see the Prime Minister of the school Anish on horse and the ministers were in the bullock cart, proceeded solemnly along with teachers with a band. The assembly was conducted by the teachers and the sparkling message was conveyed to the students. Childhood is about innocence and playful. It is about joy and freedom .Followed by blowing of the balloons and flying by the students.

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Deepavali Celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
5 Nov 2016 was a great day for St.Francis of Assisi school children to see the campus beautified with attractive and wonderful lights. Ground was decorated with colorful rangolis, corridors lit up with diyas. By looking at the grandeur, people marched towards school to witness the grand celebration of the day. Thus the eve spread its exotic light in the surrounding. Mr. Aravind Kulkarni, lecture of women college Chikodi, was invited as chief guest of the day. In his message, he gave a clarion call to the children and the parents to become lights in the world. The programme twinkled with fire works filling the air. This was enjoyed by all the people gathered in the assisi grounds.
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Happy Birthday Dearest Principal Rev. Fr. Jason Fernandes
Special day, special person and special celebration .May all your dreams and desires come true in this coming year. On 2nd of Nov, St.Francis of Assisi School was gloriously ignited with happiness to celebrate the birthday of Rev Fr .Jason the Principal .He was warmly welcomed by the Prime Minister Anis from X along with VIII and IX students with band. In the assembly inviting him to cut the cake and followed by wishing him with a song asking god’s blessing upon him. You guidelines, your principles and your direction give new ways towards the distination.Wishing you a very happy Birthday dearest principal. All the students gathered in the hall at 3 pm to perform a beautiful programme. Heart touching welcome speech by Prasad Jambagi from X, a word of appreciation by Annapurna teacher,Rashmi(X) and Bharath(IX) and mesmerizing dances and entertaining the heart and soul through maim and skit.
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Dandiya celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi

On 8th Oct 2016, Dandiya, a cultural dance of Gujurat - Maharastra, was held in the campus grounds of St. Francis of Assisi School. The campus was decorated with lightings and dandiya symbols. Parents with teachers and students danced to the home tunes of Dandiya. Prizes were given out to the best dancer and the best costume. Lucky dip was conducted and the winner was presented a home-reared Rabbit. The celebration was graced by Rev. Fr. Paul D’Souza ofm. cap.

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Assisi students Industrial visit to Jainapur Wind Mill
On 14th October, 2016 at 9.30am we reached at Jainapur Wind Farm. At the Beginning, Mr.Ramesh who is the electrical engineer of Jainapur wind farm explained about wind mill installed at Jainapur and their generation, transmission and distribution. From this visit, we got the information and practical knowledge about Power Generation through wind mill and transmission and distribution of power. Students got the knowledge about wind mill, wind turbine, generator. students got an idea, how Electricity is generated through wind mill and types of Generator and their connection and from the control panel how to take readings and how to manually stop wind mill. About 33 students of 10thStd St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi & faculty members named Asst.teacher X.M.Renold Fernandez were benefited from this visit as they got chance to discussion with In charge officer and other engineers working at wind farm.
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Mother Mary birthday celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Happy Birthday Mamma Mary
Sweet Mother shining bright
Hold me ever so tight
In your arm and close to your heart
May I never stay apart?
Oh how I love you sweet mother
Your love and grace is no other

St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated Mamma Mary’s birth day .The students of 3rd std depicted the annunciation through the skit followed by melodious singing of Mother Mary song in Kannada inviting every one to honor the goodness of Mother Mary. On this special day the school organized a flower arrangement competition.
Flowers are the perfect expression of gratitude and appreciation. Every student from I –IX enthusiastically took part in the competition. It was a beautiful display of creativity and blend of colors.

Teachers day celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Be a candle
Be a light
Be a twinkle
Be a hope
Be an inspiration
A great teacher forever
Teacher day is celebrated at St.Francis of Assisi School to acknowledge and recognize the hard work put in by the teachers towards students development. The teachers were solemnly brought to the hall with a band and showers of flowers. The school Prime Minister Anish X welcomed the gathering with a poetic words followed by escorting the teachers on the stage by the students with a beautiful description which glorified the statue of teachers. The students took great effort and ensured that teachers enjoy every minute.

Raksha Bandhan Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Rakhi is the combination of five meaningful words
R- Rock strong relationship
A- Acceptance all along
K- Kindness to the core
H- Heartwarming presence
I-Idealistic relationship
St. Francis of Assisi School celebrated Raksha Bandhan on 18th of August 2016. The Prime Minister of the school Anish from class X gave a mind-blowing and informative speech which evolved around the history of the festival Raksha Bhandan. Every student gathered on the school ground according to class wise and celebrated with a ritual by making arathi and tying Rakhi strengthening the bond of love between brothers and sisters.

70th Independence day celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
“Reform, Perform and Transform” - Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated 70th Independence Day on August 15, 2016. The chief guest of the day was Sanjay Rodrigues, Manager for delivery payment and remintences with the Hong Kong and Sangai banking and finance. “The independence and freedom can only exist in doing what’s right”. The ceremony started at 8.30 am in the school open ground. The supreme commander Rajangouda Patil of class VIII escorted the chief guest to the flag port to hoist the flag. The chief guest unfurled the tricolor flag and all in unison sang the national anthem and expressed the joy of freedom.

Friendship day celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Friendship is not history to forget
Friendship is not Maths to calculate
Friendship is not English to learn
It is just only “chemical Locha”
Don’t try to understand it, just enjoy it.

St. Francis of Assisi School celebrated friendship day on 7th of August .The Squad Assisi Mughal conducted a assembly with a beautiful skit on a theme “good friend never denies when there is a great need even ready to give life for the sake of friend’’. Oh what a thought provoking message and awesome performance. The joyful moment was sharing of gifts and tying of friendship band with one another.

Ramzan Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
“As the crescent moon is sighted, and the holy month of Ramadan begins. May Allah bless you with happiness and grace your home with warmth and peace”.
St. Francis of Assisi school celebrated Ramadan Mubarak on 20th of July. The event began with a prayer song Noor wala aya hai, noor lay ker aya hai followed by speech regard to Ramazan. It is more of just not eating and drinking, but it is a time to purify the soul, focus attention towards God, and practice self discipline and sacrifice. The chief guests of the day were Moulana Mh Gouse and Jaffer Sharif chabanoor. Their eloquent speeches broaden everyone, the knowledge of Ramzan.

St. Francis of Assisi School Conducted an Orientation Programme for Students, Teachers and Parents
St. Francis of Assisi School Conducted an orientation programme for students, teachers and parents. The resource person of these days was Fr.Alwyn D’Silva .He presented the following points, the existence of god, different religion and never give up. The students were chosen from different religion and given chance to share their experience of God in their daily lives. These points enlightened the minds of the students to realize the importance of each religion, to give due respect to the parents and teachers and continue to focus on their goal.

Farewell bid for Rev.Fr.Richard Quodros at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
It was sad day for an Assisi family to bid a farewell to a former principal Fr. Richie. The farewell event started with a special prayer dance followed by presentation of bouquet by the principal Fr. Jason. The powerful speech given by Seema .C X and Swayam IX were focal points of Fr. Richie’s qualities, capacities and his achievements as being a founder father of St. Francis of Assisi School. Different programmes performed by the students’ added color to the event. The presentation of gifts showed the love of the students and staff. The inspirational speech given by the Fr. Richie encouraged every student to possess good attitude by forgoing the evil by quoting “Darkness is the absence of light and cold is the absence of heat “

St.Francis of Assisi School, KG Section Outing to Hidkal Dam
Gush with excite, spring with joy as it’s a merry day out for the tots to adventure the Dew's and warm the streams.
Assisi buds ventured into the new world of paradise gushed with the streams of dews. Size does not matters. It’s the will power which matters was beautifully exclaimed by the kids. In the midst of greens the tots sparkled like tiny pearls on the streams. The buds enthusiastically gathered in large number to explore and adventure the joy of the land of Raja Lakhamagouda fort and Hidkal dam. Bountiful fun, tremendous enjoyment with delicious snacks and healthy lunch refreshed them with a new boost. Luminous spirit enchanted them with amazing strokes of happiness.

St.Francis of Assisi School Outing to Gandharva Water Park Kolhapur.
Rise with joy to view the greens and to venture the dews as it is a day out for the tweets.
Assisi tots disappeared in the magic world of Gandharva resort to exclusively enjoy the glamor of the lane. A day out to Kolhapur chilled the champs to figure out and refresh themselves in the land of wonder. Stupendous joy, cheerful smiles filled glamor in the sprinkles of Gandharva water land. Dews tapped their tiny feet’s for the rocking tunes of music. Tots from I to IV set out in large number to explore the beauty of the resort. Delicious meals, snacks and ice creams added charm in the grace filled outing.

Passing out ceremony of 21 Gems of St. Francis of Assisi School - Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi school bid farewell to 21 gems of its children on 6th of Feb. The passing out parade ceremony started with pilot band followed by invoking of God’s guidance through prayer dance. Education is not the filling of a fail, but the lighting of a fire. The school Principal Rev.Fr.Richie kindled the torch as a symbolic spelling out of darkness of ignorance and igniting the light of knowledge and wisdom. The Prime Minister of the school Poorvi Kulkarni from X given privilege to hoist the school flag followed by a beautiful way of performing March Fast by class V to VIII..

Cooking without Fire Competition at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Recipe has no soul, you as the cook must allocate soul to the recipe. say yummy yum yum as your tongue taste the treat f my hands.
The portals of assisi was rushed up with fragrance as the assisi chefs moulded the tasty delighted yummy dishes and snacks by cooking without the flames. Assisians triggered themselves and set off to the food palace to enjoy the bountiful happiness of the recipe cooked by their mates. Participants drew out compelling creative ideas and astonished the viewers blinking through their variety of their yummy recipes.

Republic Day Celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
The flag of my country furls very high. No tides can ride. Tiranga is my pride.
Today the breeze is calm, filled with peace, we salute the remarkable souls who filled the life with special flavour. The 67th Indian republic flag was furled very high in the assisi campus hoisted by the cultural head teacher Flavia along with poorvi Kulkarni the prime minister of the school. Assisians launched out the patriotic feeling to the motherland through their great potential parade accompanied by marching bands.

Talents Day at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
Talents hits a target no one else can hit,
Genius hits a target no one else can see it.

Assisi birds flew out to discover and reveal to the world, the hidden amazing talents which were rooted in their nerves. They cherished and sprinkled the day by amusing the gathering through their creative rocking performances. They quoted that “ You are with a special package unfasten and execute that you are the best.

Doll Decoration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
‘Sparkles and twinkles the eyes of my doll who says I am the prettiest queen who’s the best friend of all’.
The tiny tots of Assisi expressed their tender joy and were thrilled to take part in the doll decoration competition. They participated enthusiastically and beautified their tiny friends as the queen of their love. Glamorous look and creative fancy outfits brought a tremendous charm in the hearts of Assisians.

Our saviour is born, Lets shelter him in our hearts.
This gracious Christmas message was blossomed by the Assisi Family on the occasion of the Christmas celebration. Assisi kids and the staff body celebrated the joy and warmth of Christmas season by singing melodious angelic carols and exchanging the gifts as the symbol of love and brotherhood. Delicious sweets and mind blowing games brought extreme joy in the celebration.

St.Francis of Assisi school Students Trip to Mysore
Students from 6th to 9th standard had a great privilege to take a trip to mysore. The amusement which students had in GRS Fantasy Park is unexplainable. Every bit of world of aqua fun was explored by the students. Students were taken to a historical palace in the city of mysore. Looking at the royal lineage photos and architectural style domes of the palace gave lot of insights to the students. Scientific knowledge was en kindled in students mind by looking at the variety of birds and animals in Sri Chamarajendra Zoological garden.

Assisi Sambhram Celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
The voices sang the chorus of the greatness of our patron st. Francis of Assisi on the occasion of Assisi Sambhram on 19th Dec 2015. The Sambhram began with the ceremonial band welcome to the chief guest and the president and the other dignitaries. The entire celebration was about 12 excites. 702 students out of 708 appeared on the stage dancing for various tunes. It was a feast for the eyes to see all the students without any fear performing beautifully for almost 4 hours. The parent of master Sumant Bhat were felicitated for scoring the all time high percentage for the district 96.33% in the council examinations 2014-15. The finale by the whole school was heart touching. The scintillating cracker show was excellently manned to give the marvelous finish.

St.Francis of Assisi School Students Trip to Delhi, Shimla, Amristar and Chandigarh
32 students and 4 staff members of St. Francis of Assisi School Started their journey at 5.30 pm on 3rd of December from Chikodi to Delhi,shimla ,Amritsar and Chandigarh. Amritsar is a city in the northwestern India state of Punjab. On 6th of December the students and the staff reached Amritsar at 6 pm. Everyone marveled at the beautiful sight of Golden temple (Harmandir Sahib) considered the holiest gurdwar. The service rendered by the staff in the Gurdwar was an admirable and learning experience for everyone and the helping and caring nature of the people in Punjab was tremendous and unforgettable.Jallianwala Bagh is a public garden in Amritsar .Specially visiting the martyrs well at Jallianwala Bagh gave an insight to everyone to be courageous.

Fancy dress Competition of little kids at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Our small foot steps cherish the world. Our talents inspires the being. Assians buds bloomed out with sparkling talents on the day of fancy dress competition.Kg section kids participated charmingly and sprouted out with creative presentations day decorating themselves beautifully. They amazed and impressed the hearts of the gathering.

I am a pretty rose of the state Enjoy my presence in the garden.
The tiny roses from I to IV std trimmed themselves gorgeously on the occasion of Best Indian dress competition. The different outfit of the Indian state was well exhibited and the blooming tots participated enthusiastically in the competition.

Enjoy the beauty carved by my hands
The Assisians from v to Ix std participated in the vegetable and fruits carving competition. The children carved beautiful deigns on vegetable and fruits and decorated them glamorously. They shaped out unique styles on the collections and sparkled many.

Children’s Day celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School
On 14th November the children’s day celebration was held at St.Francis of Assisi School. Parliamentarian and Class Xth std students were warmly welcomed by the staff members with a band and showering of flowers. Making arathi and offering roses by the principal to the Parliamentarian was a symbolic sharing of love and concern of teachers and students. colours were applied on the cheeks of the students by the class teachers followed by conducting of various games. The students enjoyed the site of dances, mimes and dramas performed by the teachers.

Diwali Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
On 13th November 2015 Assisians celebrated Diwali.In the morning assembly the Speech was given by 5th std student Shrinidi, beautifully explaining the significance of five days celebration of diwali followed by drama by class IXth std students. Evening was the peak time of the celebration; beautiful decoration of diyas and colorful rangoli competition made the day more glowing. The celebration ended with bursting of crackers.

Karnataka Rajyotsava Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.

A nations culture resides in the heart and in the soul of the people : Culture Day at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.
The Assisians landed with various amusing performances on the culture day competition, with lots of enthusiasm and unique spirit they stated in their actions that we may have different religion, languages, different colored skin but we all belong to human race unknowing factors of the state like Rajasthan Goa, Maharashtra ,North East .Punjab ,Karnataka were staged so beautifully by the Assisi kids.

Reopening of Second semester at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.
Beginning of second semester on 29th of October at st.Francis of Assisi school. The students were exuberantly happy to be present in the school. The school principal Fr.Richard thanked god for all the blessings received in the first semester and asked God to abide in everyone with a prayer followed by blessings of Staff, students, school and vehicles with a holy water.

St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi Staff Picnic to Yogikolla.
A day out arranged for the staff and non teaching staff to Yogi kolla and Gokak Falls. Being together brought joy to everyone and sharing together the meals brought oneness as brothers and sisters. It was an wonderful day to refresh and rejoice together after the first semester exam.

Teachers Day celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi.
A Teacher Takes a Hand, Opens a Mind and Touches a Heart.
Students of St.Francis of Assisi School, organized a programme to celebrate teacher’s day in a unique fashion. “ The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.” Teachers were brought solemnly with a band followed by honoring them with a roses as well as showering of flowers. Class IX students conducted a various games on the ground; it entertained the teachers as well as created positive competitive spirit.

Glowing Tech Fest in St.Francis of Assisi School 2015
APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Science Exhibition.

“To Succeed in your mission, you must have single minded devotion to your goal”- [APJ Abdul Kalam]
The celebration began with a warm welcoming of the chief guest of the day Prof.Ramdas Pai and the teachers (parents of our children) by Fr.Richard the principal followed by special reverence to Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam by making pooja by Ambi sir. The highlights of the day was felicitating the teachers (parents of our children) with a rose flower and small gift as a symbol or our love and respect towards them. It was an marvelous sight to see a positive response of our parents in spite of their busy schedule.

Celebration of Eucharistic Festival at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
St.Augastine, the patran saint of Augustinian sisters was well remembered and enacted at Assisi School on the feast day of the sisters. 3 sisters who are collaborating in the school along with their superior sr. Mary were felicitated during the school assembly. The festal showers were abundance with the cutting of the cake and savoring the sweetness of Assisi to the Augustinians. Fr.Richie thanked the sisters for their great love and dedication. The enactment depicted the beautiful lesson of living “In the presence of mind”

A celebration of country’s freedom in St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi.
“start up India, stand up India “(PM Modi) , On 15th of August at 8.45 am, Assisians were jubilant to celebrate the independence day. Dr.Madhura an ophthalmology surgeon of Chikodi civil hospital was the chief guest of the function. Speaking on the occasion , she insisted to imbibe the great qualities of APJ Abdul Kalam. Dream big with great attitudes that will take you to the greater heights. During the function assisi wonder park also has been inaugurated by Dr.Madhura M.Khanapur.

Vanamahotsava Celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
The Assisi School parliament celebrated the Vanamahotsava day on 28th of July with great love for the nature. All the ministers brought beautiful plants and added extra life to the lash green campus of Assisi, Speaking on the occasion prime minister Poorvi Kulkarni called upon the students to safe guard and nurture vegetable life. Fr.Richie the principal gave a clarion call to all the students to go green in school which world refresh the mind of every child in the campus. All the children wore green dress which was the feast of greenery in the Assisi Campus.

Sad Demise of Dr.Zaheer Shaikh
Dr.Zaheer Shaikh, Father of Aayman,class II had met with an accident and lost his life on 7th August 2015. The Assisians lost a great friend and generous heart person.
The following is the poem dedicated to him by the students of St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
God looked around his garden,
And found, an empty place.
He then looked down upon the earth,

Friendship Day Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
Friendship is like a perennial river which flows forever. It may change its path but will never ever dry up. On 5th of august , St. Francis of Assisi campus was brightened by the colorful celebration of friendship day. Every tiny buds and flowers of our school were busy like a bees to tie friendship band to one another.

Fr.Richard's Birthday celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
Birthday`s are filled with Yesterday memories today joys and tomorrows dreams. So many wishes ,too many memories, too few words with one big birthday ,happy birthday.
On 4th of June at 9.00 am St. Francis of Assisi School was ignited with a birthday celebration of Fr. Richard, the principal. He was brought solemnly from the entrance of the school to hall with the band and showers of flowers. Students were excited and happy to perform their creative items. The focal point of the Celebration was cutting of birthday cake and wishing him good health and all the best for the prosperous future by every students and staff.

Swearing ceremony of Prime Minister of St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
“Feel powerful, be powerful and act as a powerful”.
On 20th of June, the school witnessed the swearing ceremony of Prime Minister of Poorvi Kulkarni and the speaker Spurti Argi. The ceremony began with a procession and welcoming the leaders with the bouque of flowers by the President Fr. Richard and Fr.Jason vice principal of St. Francis of Assisi School. The President of the ceremony led the reading of the formulae by the Prime Minister followed by honoring them with school badge.
Felicitation to Fr.Jason.
Fr.Jason secured first rank in Mangalore University in the B.Ed exam, St. Francis of Assisi School is proud to have him as a vice principal. Fr. Richard the principal of St.Francis of School felicitate him with a bouque of flowers.

Election of Prime Minister of St.Francis of Assisi school Chikodi.
On 8th of June 2015, Poorvi Kulkarni , Shabbir Jamadar ,Abhinav Patil and Spurti Argi Class x gave a nomination letter to the Principal Fr.Richard for the Prime Minister Candidate of St. Francis of Assisi School. On 11th and 12th ,the four Candidates from class x addressed the gathering with their Promises that they would discharge their duties faithfully keeping the School motto as a base. On 16th the Candidates Campaigned from class V to X.

Academic Opening day at St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
On 1st of June 2015 , St. Francis of Assisi School Was Filled With happiness by the Presence of the student . The day began with a Prayerful atmosphere by the Cultured board followed by Welcome Ceremony. The School Principal Fr. Richard held the lighted Candle and the new Comers lit their Candles as a sign of incorporating them in the family of Assisians.

A Warm Welcome to Fr, Dancy at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
On 12th of June, the Assisians Warmly Welcomed Fr. Dancy. The Principal of Infant Jesus School, Chikmangalur . Fr. Richard introduced him in the assembly as well as explained his achievements in the Education field.

St.Francis of Assisi School Made 100 % Result in ICSE Board Exam
St.Francis of assisi school has made history in the second batch itself as Sumanth Bhat has scored all time high percentage for Belgaum district in the Xth Standard ICSE result scoring 96.33%. 18 students appeared for the examinations of which 12 passed in distinction, 5 passed in 1 class and 1 in second class. The school attained 100% result and stood first in the district. Sumanth Bhat became the district topper. Hard work of the students and sacrifice of the teachers bore good fruit. The principal Fr.Richard Quadros congratulated the students for their great heights.

St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi students Two day outing to Hidkal Dam
Refresh, relish, relinquish was the motto of the outing in order to prepare ourselves for the forth coming semester exams. 125 students from 1st to 4th std and 120 students from 6th to 9th std had been to Hidkal dam simultaneously on Saturday and Sunday. Both the days the students had the mountain climbing, fort visit and beautiful emmersion in the Hidkal Dam reservoir. More than 4 hours the students played in the water. The second day children had a great swim in the depth of the stream.

ICSE Board Examination 2014-15 at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
It is said, “Hard work will give success.” The eighteen more precious jewels of our school are in the examination joy. So far they have answered six exams such as English 1, English 2, Hindi, History & Civics, Geography and Mathematics. According to their opinion they have done their level best in their exams so far they have finished. They are glad to answer remaining papers. We wish them all the best and pray for them along with student and staff body of St.Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi.

Certificate of Minority Educational Institutions

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St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi Staff Outing to Malvan
On 20th Feb, St.Francis of Assisi staff took a day off to refresh in Malvan. the departure was at 4.30 am and reached at 11.30. Malvan is a fishing port town in Konkan region of Maharashtra. Malvan has got very nice seashore and fort which has got a historical significance. it was an good opportunity to be together to share brotherly and sisterly care towards one another. wimming in the Arabian sea in Malvan and travelling by ship to reach Malvan fort was a thrilling and enjoyable moment.

Suraksha Seva Project work at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
An awareness on human trafficking and POCSO Act 2012. On 17th of Feb St.Francis of Assisi school students got an opportunity to attend a seminar on an awareness on human trafficking and POCSO Act 2012. The sisters from Holy Cross Congregation Sr.Rosaline child welfare committee member of Bangalore and Sr.Lourdu Juvenile welfare committee enriched the students with their powerful presentation.

Picnic for the Lower class at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi,
The tiny tots were at their best as they had a day of picnic to Gokak falls. 60 students ventured into a journey to Gokak falls along with Fr.Richie and the teachers. A nice stream of water in the falls made the children so happy. They were in jubilation as they jumped in the small stream. At the end we had a sumptuous lunch and snacks for the children. The parents were eagerly waited on for their little ones in the evening.

Farewell to 18 Jewels of St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.
On 7th of Feb, St.Francis of assisi school bid farewell to 18 jewels of young Assisians. The farewell began with a fellowship meal organized by class IX along with the cultural board. The students were mesmerized and overjoyed at the beautiful scene created in the hall. The programme started at 5.30 pm with a band, welcoming the 18 buds of class X with their parents. The farewell carried a tinge of sadness and the pair of separation and grief washing over them.

Celebration of 66th Republic day at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
On 26th of Jan, St.Francis of Assisi School celebrated 66th republic day. The celebration began with hoisting of flag followed by a beautiful march fast and drills. The important of the day was opening of the mini sports with the bearing of the torch by squad leaders, Anish, Shreesh, Isha and Rashmi. Which finally received by the PT master Maxim. The students were very busy in participating various games such as running race, tug of war, kabaddi etc. the winner were honored by the teachers with a crown.

Science Exhibition at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi

On 24th of January, St.Francis of Assisi School conducted science exhibition. Class VIII Students were very eager and creative in exhibiting their physics model with the help of Physics teacher Sr.Sahita. Every teacher and the students who visited the exhibition marveled at the way the students explained.

A visit of Social workers from France to St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi

On 12th of Jan, the Assisians were overjoyed by the presence of Daniel, Lily, Veronique and Bernadette from Lyon in France. They are zealous partner in Vimukthi Social Center and help generously the poor children of Potnal in Raichur district.

Assisi Nirantari A cultural Fest 2014 at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.
Our joy is in our kids
Our pride is in their future.

Assisi Nirantari was celebrated on 20th of Dec 2014 at 9.00 am with an creative inauguration prepared by cultural board members sir Remy, Sr. Josphine, Sr. Bridgita and Sir Subhash. The opening of inauguration was hoisting of the school flag by Fr.Alwyn Dais. Emerging of Class X from the lotus with crackers and releasing of air balloons by Sumanth class X followed by welcoming of Chief guest, Sri William Alvares Syndicate bank manager Chikodi, Fr. Alwyn Dais, parents, students by the principal Fr.Richard.

Christmas Celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
On 3rd of Jan 2015 at 7.30 Pm, St.Francis of Assisi School celebrated the joyful event of Christmas. The celebration began with a procession of baby Jesus with a song “Joy to the world” followed by a Christmas message by miss Flavia. Rev. Fr. Richard welcomed the invited guests with a flower and a word of appreciation. Sirs, Remy, Jeevan and Maxim were dressed up like the three kings Gaspar, Melchior and Balthasar and offered gifts to baby Jesus. It was an excited moments to know our secret friends as well as to exchange our gifts.

Assembly conducted by William Wordsworth squad at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi.
We the members of wordsworth had conducted the assembly for one week. We formed a 'W' shape.The topic for this month was 'Change'. our group members read many articles related to change, we even performed a small skit at weekend on one of our chapters 'the Bet Which gives us a message that how the person changes his mind and make good utilisation of his time.

Delhi and Agra Educational Tour by St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi Students
On 22nd of November at 5.30 am we began the journey from Delhi to Agra to visit Taj mahal and Agra fort. It was an excited and joyful moment to admire the beauty of the Taj Mahal which has a rhythmic combination of solids and voids, concave and convex, such as arches and domes further increases the aesthetic aspect. Every bit of information from the guide about the Taj Mahal was a thought provoking. We visited Agra fort at 4.30 Pm. The Agra fort is built alongside the Yamuna river and stretches almost 2.5 Km.

Day 1 Report of Delhi & Agra Educational tour by St. Francis of Assisi School Students.
On 18th November at 7.30 Pm, St.Francis of Assisi Students from Class VIII, Ix ,X along with the principal Fr.Richard, sisters and sir Remy began their trip to Delhi by train. On 20th of November at 11 am visited Red fort, it was made up of large sand stone of red color. The fort was previously also known as blessed fort due to the fort being residence to the royal family, spreading over an area of more than 250 acres of land. Every point of the Red fort was a mesmerizing piece of architecture, lying on the banks of Yamuna river. It was an learning moments for our students.

Assembly conducted by John Keats squad at Assisi School, Chikodi
We are from square john Keats, the first weak of November was of our square we enjoyed it a lot. For this month we had topic Change. On Monday we had a speech on change by poorvi .On Tuesday we had holiday of Muharram and on Wednesday we had a beautiful poem by Isha. On Thursday we had a story of change that occurs in our daily life by pratiksha .On Saturday we had a skit by square John Keats. At last we would like to give a message that change yourself with good things. Thank you

Visitation of Government officials at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
On 21 Nov 2014 St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi was graced with the visitation of Government officials, who were officially appointed by the BEO of Chikodi to carryout the school inspection which was ordered by the Govt. of Karnataka, commission of public instruction. Mr. K.B.Talwar Head Master of Govt.High school Mallikvad, D.H.Kamble CRP(cluster Resource Person) Pattankodi, P.S.Potdar CRP Kothali highly appreciated the infrastructure, surroundings, ground, well maintenance of the official records, the facilities that is provided to the students, staff as well as non teaching staff.

Capuchin Spirit at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
Today St.Francis of Assisi School chikodi was blessed with the special presence of four capuchin Deacon brothers namely, Brs Preetham Mendonca, Salvadon D’Cunha, Ravi Rajesh Sarrao and John Zodusangha as they were going for the villages for the social work experience, they paid a short visit to school. during the assembly Deacon Br.Ravi Rajesh Sarrao addressed the student and encouraged them to study well. To be happy in life he gave them only one short mantra to remember, “Study when you have to study, play when you have to play, eat when you have to eat, sleep when you have to sleep.”

Assembly conducted by William Shakesphere at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
We the students of SQUAD WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE formed the assembly in curve shape. We had lot of articles on the theme change. On Monday we spoke about how to change our relationship. On Wednesday our SQUAD member Jateen sang a song on change which was prepared by his own thinking. On Thursday also we spoke on topic change. And on Saturday we performed a skit on change. On everyday we would change the SPL .The message which we gave from that skit is that our will power to do any thing should be strong.

Pratibha Karanji at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
St. Francis of Assisi School had witnessed a rare opportunity to hold the Taluka level Pratibha Karanji. Honorable MLA Sri Ganesh Hukkeri and the education department organized this great event at Assisi school. The DDPI sri Mannikeri speaking on the hailed, our school as having every facility that a good school requires. The BEO sri Mekanmaradi and several other authorities were extremely happy with the infrastructure and the facilities provides for the students. The main news appeared in all dailies on the next day.

Children's Day celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Without children what would the world be !
A world without innocent mirth and play, a world grown old and weary , a world without the spirit of wonder and of simple joy, in short a world without hope and a future. The greatness of Nehru consists in his deep and passionate love for India. Above all else, he loved India’s innumerable children on 14th of November, St.Francis of Assisi School was very jubilant to celebrate the children’s day.

Celebrate your Birthday today, Celebrate being happy every day
" Set the world on fire with your dreams and use the flame to light a Birthday candle" The assisians were exuberantly happy to celebrate the wonderful life of Fr. Jason, the Vice Principal. The day was began with wishing him a happy prosperous life with a song followed by cutting of a cake. Fr. Richard the principle greeted him with a beautiful words of appreciation.

Karnataka Rajyotsava Celebration at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi

Mirthful and colourful festival of light at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
“ He who himself sees all but whom no one beholds, who illumines the intellect, the sun, the moon and the stars and the whole universe but whom they cannot illumine, we indeed is Brahman, He is the inner self. Celebrate the real Deepavali by living in Brahman and enjoy the eternal bliss of the soul” . Wednesday, Oct 29 marks the celebrates of diwali in Assisi School campus. The celebration began with wishing one another “you are invited to the festival of this world and your is blessed.

Navaratri Dandiya at St.Francis of Assisi School chikodi
The traditional play of Navaratri Dandiya was played in our school on the last day of our exam which was on 30th of September, 2014. All the children came with their traditional dresses and after their exam in the afternoon they had a good bath in the natural made pond which is having plenty of water due to good rains. Later the students along with their teachers put beautiful steps while beating their dandiyas for the melodious music.

Long awaited Dream fulfilled by our honorable MLA
The decennial promise of a bore well for sufficient water for the students of Assisi School was realized by the goodwill of the honorable MLA Sri. Ganesh Hukkeri. He came to the school site along with the TMC members and congress leaders and performed the Puja for the bore well point. The Prime Minister of the school Miss. Sakshi Shaha read out the report requesting a session with the MLA in the coming days.

C.S Anand's Session at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
A session was conducted by Captain C.S Anand on 30th of August this year to class 9 and 10 students. The session began at 9:45 a.m. Many success stories of great personalities were narrated including the one of O.J Simpson, CEO of Infosys Mr. Narayan Murthy and some others too. He gave success secrets to practice.
The session was resumed in the afternoon after the lunch break. Then, he started up with the career guidance.

Flowers for Mother Mary with lots of loving gestures.
Our mothers are of great treasure beyond any measure. With this beautiful thoughts in mind we honored Mother Mary with beautiful prayer service and the children had a flower show competition. All the flowers were offered to Mother Mary and the Hymn ‘Ave, Ave, Ave Maria’ was sung by the teachers with great devotion. The catholic teachers along with the Frs and Srs were seated on the dais and celebrated the day honoring Mother Mary.

The beautiful buds of assisi bloomed with fragrance
The teachers day celebration was held on sep 5th in St.Francis of Assisi school. Teachers were marveled and lighted up with happiness at the well organized program me and games, colourful decoration of stage, delicious cake and the beautiful gifts by the prime minister Sakshi from class X and the students body. Everyone could witness the greatest potential exhibited by the students. The accuracy, the fluency and the flexibility of the students in organizing this great day shows their love towards the teachers.

The pleasant visit and the thought provoking message at St.Francis of Assisi school Chikodi
The visit of the provincial sr.Lindal Fabian and the secretory sr.Daisy, the Augustinian missionary sisters on 31st of August brought joy to everyone. Fr.richard the principal welcomed the sisters heartily with a bouquet of flowers and thanked the sisters for their collaboration to the growth of the school. Sr. Linda was invited to give message.

The twin festal celebration at St.Francis of Assisi School chikodi
Every religion shows us the way to reach that goal of attaining happiness with God. Keeping these thoughts in mind we celebrated Ganesh chaturthi with great Joy and happiness. Children sang Ganapati Mantra and many other songs depicting the qualities of Lord Vinayak. Fr. Richie Quadros the Principal wished all the students on the occasion of the feast of Lord Ganesh. 

Happy Teachers Day
St. Francis of Assisi School wishes Happy teachers' day to all the teachers of the Capuchin Education Board. Thanks for being a wonderful teacher to our kids.

Children had a colorful day at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi.
Fancy dress is all about innovations, colorful costumes and fun. It was held an 16th and 24th of August . it gave a great opportunity to showcase their favorite personalities and to be immersed with their character. Sr. Bridgita, Regina and Subhash and Sahita were as a judge and their faces were excited with an admiration of the students competitive spirit.

Raksha Bandhan Celebration
Raksha Bhandan is a most delightful festival celebrated in every past of our country. On 10th August 2014 St.Francis of Assisi School students in Chikodi got a special occasion to cherish their moments of brotherly love by tying of sacred thread on their brothers wrist as well as making an arathi which is symbolic way of representing that “My brother you live for ever with abundance of graces and good health. Our students faces were lighted up with joy. What a wonderful day it was !.

Celebration of smiles and great vigor
The 68th Independence Day was celebrated with great patriotic feelings and celebrative mood. The National flag was hoisted at 8 a.m by Dr. Sudhir Patil along with the Principal Fr. Richie Quadros, Fr. Jason and Master Pranav Bellad. The march past by the students was stupendous and mind blowing. The cultural programmes along with the speeches of the students in different languages were very colorful and feast for the eyes to enjoy.

Bidding farewell with human touch
Mr.Simon who was working in the school as support staff for the bus had to say good bye and proceed to Assam to be with his family. A cordial send off was accorded to him by the staff and students. simple Simon has become the darling uncle of every child with his delicate smile. Sr.Josphine conducted the send off formalities with a shawl, momento and precious gift. Simon in his farewell speech requested the children to explore and go higher. It was a memorable human touch seeing him so tender and loving.

Celebration times once again at St. Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
We are again here to wish and celebrate our Muslim brethren Id Mubarak on the occasion of Ramzan. A beautiful exchange of peace was organized in the auditorium on this occasion. Kum. Aliya Pathan gave a beautiful message on Ramzan. Fr. Richie wished the Muslim teachers by offering flowers and conveyed his festal greetings to all students. Ms. Nazarine Nadaf and Mrs. Nazma organized the festal celebration. God bless one and all on this great feast of our muslim brethren.

Clubs with their creative best to bring out the best in the children
This year we have introduced unique way of working of various clubs in the school to create interest in every child towards the all round development of the personality. Each clubs like Maths club, English club, Social & Science club, Hindi & Kannada club, information and broadcasting clubs chalked out their weekly programmes for various classes keeping their interests. The club activities are held on Saturday during the 5th hour regularly for 45 minutes.

Sharpening skills for the teachers at St.Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi.
Teachers need to be learners, with this mind one day upgrading seminar was conducted for the teachers by Fr. Peter CssR. Teaching methods for the 21st century was the topic dealt with and thanks for being a teacher was the gratitude shown by the students by conducting classes systematically thus allowing the teachers to be free to attend the seminar. Teachers in return forgot themselves and became like little children dancing and singing the melodies.

The melodious strumming of Guitars, Ha ... Hu....Ha,,,,,hu
Echoes of the Karate master was resonating in the Auditorium of Assisi on Saturday 26th July as we inaugurated the Activity world. Rev. Fr. Robin Victor D’Souza, the administrator of the Province inaugurated the Activity world by lighting the lamp. Along with him, Fr. Veerus Concesso, Fr. Jason Fernandes, Sr. Josphine, Mr. Prabhakar and Fr. Richie Quadros, the Principal beautified the dais. The chief Guest Fr. Robin was heartily welcomed by Fr. Richie and all other prominent dignitaries were cordially welcomed.

Little genius striving towards perfection
A day of seminar on ’ how to become a star’ was conducted by Fr. Peter CssR gave a thumping boost for the students of 1st Std to 4th Std. Each one need to be a star in our own level and that star should shine brightly during day and night thus focusing everything that is helping one another to reach our set goal. Children made melodies and presented beautiful reports through their group discussions. “Enadaru munde saagu Nee”, was the great message as hummed by every child as they returned to their houses happily.

You are precious to me was the slogan shining on the backdrop and on the lips of teachers and students. Principal’s Birthday was celebrated on 5th of July. The students welcomed the principal from the gate and the wishing ceremony was held during the assembly. The staff and students sang melodiously and wished Fr.Richie increasing the glamour of the celebration. All had the sweet cake to taste. The fathers, sisters and the staff had the fellowship meal together.

Two days seminar by Fr. Peter CSSR was held for the students of 5 th std to 10 th std. Personality development, managing the stress, innovative ways of studying with the positive attitude was dealt during the seminar Video presentation was held.’ Who am I’ was the major theme which was running throughout the seminar. Group session, Presentation and activity mode were used in order to instill in students.

School Parliament Inaugurated
The little minds are sharp and shrewd. They can explore the whole system of the society. Keeping this in mind the parliament of St.Francis of Assisi school was inaugurated during the morning assembly. Kumari.Sakshi Shah was sworn in as the prime minister and Kumari.Namrata and Master. Shabbir as the deputy prime minister of the school.

New Aroma of the Academic year.
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela heading towards a powerful change we began the new academic year with a prayer service. The students were called to light the lamp. Speaking on the occasion Fr. Richie, the principal called upon the students to dream great things and do great things.

New Academic Again
Every beginning has a beautiful ending, with this in mind to begin the new academic year. We had a get together of the parents on 31st may 2014. The old and new parents were introduced to one another. An hour session on parent, teacher coordination was conducted by Rev.Fr.Arun Lobo. It was very effective and gave a right note for the new beginning.

First batch of Assisians at their best
The ICSE results are out. Time to rejoice for the staff and students of St. Francis of Assisi School. All 11 students appeared for the exams came out gloriously. 4 secured distinction, 5 stood in First Class and 2 in pass class. Rahul Gidaveer became the topper of the school. The management, principal and staff members congratulate all our dear students.

Assisi school attracts and welcomes one and all
The admission process at Assisi School,Chikodi began with great vigor. The lush green surrounding and peace loving atmosphere was liked by the parents and many are seeking admissions in our schools. The banners are set in various places specially all the auto rickshaw doors are carrying the school everywhere. Even the hostel facility is made available for the better standard. Christalaya campus will have the hostel and it will be managed by Frs. Veerus and Arun. While the school will be providing best of the education.

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Life is a great celebration,so enjoy it - St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
In order to make the minds fresh and free the students of 1st to 7th Std took up one day outing to Gandharva resort at Kolhapur. 200 students,eight teachers along with Fr.Richie and Jason set out their journey early in the morning. A warm and cordial welcome was awaited at Gandharva with the breakfast idli,wada and sweets. The water park games were played by everyone and all the Land games were enjoyed by all. The lunch was superb along with a scoop of Ice cream.

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Tiny tots at their best........... St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Hardwork deserves a great reward with this thoughts in mind the KG section students went for a days outing to Hidkal Dam and Raja Lakama Gouda Fort. 60 students along with three teachers and Fr.Richie left the school early in the morning. Tiny tots climbed the Fort like expert soldiers and later had a cool bath in the Dam waters. The sumptuous lunch prepared by the teachers was relished by the tiny kids. Fr.Anthony Samy of St.Michael Church made all the necessary arrangements to make the children happy and joyous.
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1st Batch of Assisi School at the ICSE Council Exams.
Ready, steady, set, go: these were the words uttered by the Principal Fr. Richie as the first batch got ready for their final exams. After vigorous practice and strenuous efforts the students appeared for the 1st ICSE 10th Std council exams on 3rd March, in Pheonix Public School at Belgaum. This being the first batch and the first day Principal accompanied the students and blessed all the students of Pheonix school. Dyan Probodhan School and Assisi School. The students were welcomed inside the exams hall in a traditional manner by distributing sweets and coconut piece. Though anxious in the beginning our students were relaxed after Writing the 1st paper: English Language. May God help our children to excel in their future.
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Farewell our dear jewels, go and be the light of the world
The first batch of 10th std of Assisi school had a painful experience to say good bye to their alma mater. A day dedicated specially for these little jewels of ours had been ably managed by the 9th std students along with their class teacher Mr. Remy. The day began with a royal welcome to all 11 students one being sick was unable to attend the farewell function. They were led like the bride and bridegroom of our school to the dais. Sri. C. H. Reddy, Principal of K.L.E. P.U. college was the Chief Guest of the function. He encouraged the children to have clear goal in their lives.
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Cancer Awareness Program at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Awareness creates prevention. Mr. Kaushik Adihikari, a member of cancer foundation, India had given an awareness program towards the prevention of Cancer. The Audio Visual program presented by Kaushik had enlightened the students how cancer is caused and the precaution which has to be taken by everyone. He also warned the students not to eat the junk food often thus making the students aware of the bad effects of junk food and obesity. Children showed their concern and contributed nearly Rs.7000/ as a help for the poor cancer patients.
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Decennial Celebration at Saint Francis of Assisi School,Chikodi
“Come let us build a united tomorrow” with this beautiful theme of the Decennial closing celebration, Principal Fr. Richie hoisted the school flag along with the teachers and the parliament members at 9 a.m. In the evening a special welcome was accorded to the dignitaries near the entrance gate. Most Rev. Peter Machado, Bishop of Belgaum and Rev. Fr. Dolphy Pais, Provincial, Holy Trinity Province, Karnataka were garlanded and welcomed by Fr. Arun and Fr. Richie.
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Santa at Assisi School Chikodi during the Christmas celebration.
After the Christmas holidays on 2nd January we had the Christmas tree programme for parents, students and teachers. The programme began at 5.00 p.m. with the Christmas carols. Being the decennial year the parents were invited for the get together along with the students. Two tableau's depicted the birth of great king Jesus Christ, the carol group echoed Gloria and Jingle bells. Santa danced to the roar of the children and energized by music it was a fesast to watch the show.

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Sports Day celebrated at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm; to enthuse new spirit of sportsmanship in the children the sports day at Assisi school Chikodi, was organized with great style and vigour. The entire ground was adorned with colourful flags. The school band accorded a special welcome to the Chief guest Miss. Hilda D’Souza, headmistress of Kalmeshwar Kivud Education trust and Rev. Fr, Veerus being the president of the function.

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Children Fest Celebrated at St. Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Our joy is in our kids. Our pride is in their future. With this slogan we ventured into the children's fest 2013 on Dec 14. The entire ground was decorated with balloons, buntings and flowers, food fest and Fancy fate stalls were shining with variety of food from various cultures. The inaugural ceremony began at 10 am with Fr. Joachim D'souza, Treasurer, Holy Trinity Province - Karnataka, releasing the balloons and Fr. Richie, the principal declared the Children Fest open.

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Sr.Rachail's Visit to St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
Till now the Frs. were visiting the school and showering their blessings and now it is the turn of the sisters and rightly Sr. Rachail the Provincial of Augustian sisters visited our school and addressed the assembly. Fr. Richie the principal accorded a heartily welcome on behalf of the staff and students. Sr. Rachael in her address requested the students to be good and to do good for one another. we were delighted with the presence of St. Mary, the superior of Jyoti Nilaya convent.

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Karnataka Rajyotsava Celebrated at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
With great pomp, Saint francis of Assisi School, celebrated Kannada Rajyotsav on 30 Nov. The Lic development officer of Chikodi kashinath was the chief guest of the day. In his speech he gave a clarion call to speak kannada wherever and whenever it is possible. he also spoke of richness of Kannada culture and language. Along with him on the dias were the Manager of Trinity School Udupi, Fr.Arun Lobo the chief co-ordinator vimukti chikodi, Fr.Richard principal of St.Francis of Assisi School and Fr.Jason Fernandes the new arrival to the St.Francis of Assisi School.
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Magic Show held at St.Francis of Assisi School Chikodi
You want to be famous,rich and smart within a day. Mr.Marco from Goa was here at Assisi and children enjoyed a day of magic with this Goan gentleman. A magic show in order to help the street children of Lebello in pune diocese was organized at our school. All the students were at their toetip to watch the beautiful show which was specially formulated for the children. Fr.jason welcomed the magicians and his feave students collected handsomely well to support and help the cause of the unfortunates.
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Quiz competition held at St.Francis of Assisi School, Chikodi
The ‘mind sport’ so called ‘Quiz’ was conducted in St. Francis of Assisi School by the Examination Board of the School for the high school section group wise. The representatives of four groups contested enthusiastically. It was the first round. The quiz was held on variety of subjects.

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Fancy dress competition @ Assisi school Chikodi
Tiny tots of Nursery section were at their best on the stage at Assisi. the fancy dress competitions were held for the KG section and the kids performed in a fuller level in front of their gurus and parents. the colourful display of different personalities were the joyous moments to be watched. the stage courage and the presentation of the kids infront of their grown ups was laudable. click here for more

Children day celebrated @ Assisi school Chikodi
If you love children you can see the face of god in them, with this slogan the teachers of Assisi school celebrated the children's day in a remarkable manner. at first all the Parliment members, the 10th std students and the squad captains were welcomed on the dais in a ceremonial band. Sr. kulandai welcomed them heartily with a token of flower as a symbol of love and affection towards all the children. click here for more

Diwali celebration of Assisi School Chikodi
This little guiding light of mine, I am going to let it shine with this slogan we had a joyous celebration of Dipawali in Assisi School along with the staff , the students ,decorated the school campus with beautiful lamps and the display of colourful Rangoli added flavour to the celebration. Children sang, danced and acted with great outburst. click here for more

Football tournament Assisi School Chikodi:
Our students in order to venture into the sports world had travelled nearly 125 Km away from chikodi in order to take part in the football tournament dedicated to late. Fr.Edwin in Khanapur. They played a match with St. Marys High school Hubli. Since this was their first fixture away from the home ground they had accepted the defeat quite sportively but it gave them tremendous exposure and interest that they made a point to play football everyday after the school hours.  click here for more

Treasure hunt activity @ St. Francis of Assisi School
Treasure hunt activity was conducted by the cultural committee of St. Francis of Assisi School to the students. The hidden treasure was hid on the top of the mountain and students were given certain rules to the followed and the students were divided into groups by their house name and finally the treasure was found by one of the leading group William Shakespeare. click here for more

Celebration of Life with activities at Assisi School, Chikodi
Every Saturday Assisi School booms with extraordinary joy and glamour having celebrated the day as activity day. 21st of September all the children involved themselves in various brain storming as well as fun loving activities. 1st to 5th std drew beautiful faces and sang rhythmic rhymes. Some students even ventured in tongue twisting competition. Students of 6th to 10th std made best use of the waste and produced beautiful models. click here for more

Training Program for Teachers & Students at Assisi, Chikodi
Training makes the students and teachers experts. Three days training for teachers and students by Rev. Fr. Andrew Fernandes from Belgaum has become an eye opener for all in order to introspect each others way of teaching and learning. Study skills for the 7th and 8th std, smart way of learning for the 9th and 10th std, teaching skills and positive outlook for the teachers was taught through the power point with various examples. click here for more



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