What a day for Shigallians ! Congratulations to Amaltas House and Deodar House swimmers who were the most successful team. Also! well done to all swimmers and teachers who braved the heat for a morning of, swim fun and games.
One of the biggest event in our school calendar, the Inter House Swimming Gala took place on the 20th of May with a lot of effort, fun, and loud cheering. The grand opening was done by our Director Mrs. Manraj Pallan.
All was set for the day with all the four house well represented by their swimmers The pool was filled with screaming kids who were supposedly ‘practicing’ for weeks before the meet itself, and house spirit ran high in every girl who dipped her foot into the water. Everyone tried their best to win those coveted points for their houses in all the events, be it Back stroke, Free style, Underwater, Wet tee shirt relay, Ball collection, Treasure hunt, Water lemon race ,Pool basketball, Chicken fight, Me and my partner, Nose ball relay ,Yummy balloon race.
The houses competed as vigorously as ever, but despite varying places and points, everyone had the same level of excitement and enjoyment. In an atmosphere of chlorine and cheers, unforgettable memories were made with every length that was swum.
Thanks to the staff members both teaching and subordinate who worked tirelessly to make the gala a success in the various duties they had been assigned.
Our star performers were:
Amaltas House: Mrinanka Sengupta Das, Shrima Basnyat, Sangay Lepcha, Tanvi Dhingra, Asmita Rai, Tanvir Hoque, Bani’s Bajaj,Tripti Kiran.
Deodar House : Kushi Sharma, Deepti Gurang, Purba Chodan, Ruhani Duhan, Arohi Kannoujiya, Rudrani Singh, Mahi Sharma.
Gulmohar House : Jyotpreet Kaur, Ashika Chettri, Tenzin Lhamo, Janel Galim, Sushmita Rai, Anmol Shah, Ashmita Loharuka , Ashna Singh .
Rudraksh House : Somya Bhutani , Vrinda Arora, Amrita Shrivastava, Vidhi Agarwal, Nandini Jha, Astha Mehra, Banus Devi Subba, Pema Chukit Lepcha.