“Education is the most powerful tool which can be used to change the world” As Mount Mary Higher Secondary School begins a new academic year 2022-2023, it gives me immense pleasure to welcome you on this journey of becoming the best visionary yourself. Our Institution has brought significant transformation in the lives of many individuals. The transformation of a Community, whether socially, technologically, politically or democratically mostly relies on the extent to which that society values education. Our yearly curriculum will surely help to widen your knowledge and will guide you to focus on the practical aspects of learning so that you are exposed to subjects that support creativity and innovation necessary for modern society.
“Education is not only a career building experience but gaining mastery over the mind”
As the Principal of Mount Mary’s H.S.S., I feel
blessed to take charge of this esteemed institution which focuses on Holistic
Education which is an amalgamation of Physical, Mental, Emotional, Social, and
Spiritual growth where the students will have the opportunity to discover who
they are, find their purpose in life and move forward towards achieving the
desired outcomes, with hand held support from our team of dedicated teachers,
mentors and educators.
VVM’s Shree Damodar College of Commerce and Economics Margoa had organised a state-level event for Higher Secondary Schools on the occasion of Management Day on 20th February. The event comprised three activities namely; “Reel it to Win it”, Elocution, and “Team it to Win it“.
The Valedictory Function of Mount Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Chinchinim was celebrated with great excitement on 9 February 2023. The dignitaries for the day were the Manager Rev. Fr. Alex D’Souza, Principal Mrs Melba Vas, the Chief Guest Rev Fr. Jose Antonio Da’Costa, PTA Chairperson Mrs. Sharmila Gracious, Vice Chairman Mr. Valentino Barreto and PTA Treasurer Mrs. Ivy Ferrao.
welcome address Rev. Fr. Alex D’Souza praised and acknowledged the efforts of
the chief guest Rev Fr.Jose Da’Costa the former Manager of the school. He
advised the students to go forth and make a Difference and Shine in life.
Our students participated in the sci -π event hosted by St Joseph Vaz college, Cortalim Goa on the 12th December 2022. Miss Vanya Andrade and Miss Cynthia Dias (XI sci) secured the 1st place for Salad Decor competition.
All Goa Inter Higher Secondary School Folk Dance competition was held at Mount Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Chinchinim on 22 September 2022. The competition commenced with the formal address by the Principal Ma’am Melba Vas. She also welcomed the dignitaries and spoke that ‘Dancing not only entertains a person, but also keeps one fit’. Thereafter the students of Mount Mary’s Higher Secondary School performed a Prayer Dance. The judges for the competition were Ms. Ashwini Franco, Mr. Sandesh Mishra and Ms. Cecille Rodriguez. The participants of different institutions, dressed in colourful costumes, twirled around and set the stage on fire with their thrilling and energetic performances. The first place was bagged by St. Xavier’s Higher Secondary School, Mapusa. St. Theresa Higher Secondary School, Candolim won the second prize. The third prize was awarded to Maria Bambina Higher Secondary School, Cuncolim. The competition was compered by Tr. Jewella Valadares.
The inter – class Solo Singing Competition of Mount Mary High Secondary School was held on 23rd July, 2022 in the school hall. It began at 9 a.m. with the welcome address by the Principal Ms. Melba Vas. The judges for the competition were well- known personalities from the world of music, Mr. Alison Gonsalves, Ms. Swizel Costa and Ms. Peviolla Dias. All the participants in the three categories, English, Konkani and Hindi performed extremely well. Mr. Jolan D’Souza accompanied the singers with fabulous music. After a tough competition, the first place in the English category was bagged by Mast. Sherwin Fernandes while Ms. Eviora Fernandes secured the secured the first place in the Konkani category and Ms. Melina Mascarenhas won the first place in the Hindi category. It was overall a well-organised event that was enjoyed by everyone. It ended at 12:45 p.m. with Tr. Muriel Pereira proposing the vote of thanks. The comperes for the day were Ms. Amanda D’Costa and Master Maxson Pereira who were truly amazing.
Our heartiest congratulations to the 12th Commerce A Class. Winners of the inter class football match for the year, 2022-2023. A pat on the back to the physical education Teacher Johnston Ribeiro for focusing on skills and character to achieve success. Our outcome to promoting sports in our institution is to build the sportsmanship Spirit. We train our students to accept success and defeat with humility, this builds their self-worth.