The 1984 batch of Model English High School, Margao organised a get together for ex-students and teachers at BPS Club, Margao and felicitated all the teachers who had taught them during their school days.
The event received overwhelming response from ex-students who travelled all the way from Melbourne, Manila, Muscat, Mumbai, Kolhapur, Bengaluru, and Belgaum besides the locals. Twenty teachers and one office staff attended the function.
Ex headmasters, Damodar Kavlekar, Anant Kavlekar, Purxotama Naik and Revati Sirdessai Kane along with Suresh Tanawade, Sarita Carvalho, Teresa Barreto, Sarita Dessai, Meenakxi Kanji, Eulanda Viera, Smita Verenkar, Prafullata Naik, Yashashri Vaidya Bhandiye, Subhash Dessai, Shivaling Chougule, Manjula Sheldenkar Keni, Sunanda Nadkarni, Shirish Khandeparkar, Tony Rebello, Netty Dsouza and office staff Suresh Kankonkar were felicitated with memento and a gift by ex-students.
The teachers said that it was a memorable event for them and expressed gratitude to all the students for remembering them. The teachers also suggested their students initiate a social service activity like supporting the educational needs of an underprivileged child, etc.
Ex headmaster, Anant Kavlekar gifted his students with handmade Japanese Paper Fans that were made by him.
The event concluded with lunch and an entertainment programme presented by students.