Archbishop Felipe Neri Ferrao inaugurated and blessed the renovated and extended new wing of Santa Cruz High School building.
Speaking on the occasion, Felipe complimented the school management for providing better environment with modern facilities to the students. He said: “With support and concern of their parents, students should strive to grow in knowledge and with gifted talents, bloom to the fullest.”
Meritorious students of the school were felicitated on the occasion. Aldrige Gonsalves, Alina Fernandes, Doris Rego stood first in arts, science and commerce stream respectively at the Goa Board XII class examination. Tanvi Surikar, Chirag Gaonkar, Siddhant Shrikant Shirodkar and Sangam Matte stood first, second, third, fourth respectively at the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Goa Board examination at the school level. Huentemif De Oliveira, Shivani Gunaji and Sania Matte stood first, second and third respectively in the primary school final examination. In his address secretary of DSE, Fr Zeferino D’Souza said the church was a pioneer in the field of education and the Catholic Church was striving to give quality education to young minds.