The students of N. St. Mathews Public school competed with 1500 other students to bring back many laurels to the school at the 31st National Montfort competitions.
In the athletics section A. Jayanth of Class Eight for boys high jump and V.V. Lohit for 400 metres running won the gold medals while in the junior boys team 4 X 100 metres race the team secured the first place. The team from NSM secured the second place in the seniors 4 X 100 metres running, third place in the 400 metres and 800 metres section, second place in the junior girls 200 metres race and third place in the 400 metres race.
The teams from NSM proved their might by securing second and third places in the senior girls volleyball, table tennis singles, seniors boys shuttle and junior girls volleyball competitions. All the winners were congratulated in a special assembly organised in the school on the occasion of Children’s Day.
The team from Nalanda Vidya Nikethan won the cup in the district level march-past competitions conducted at the Indhira Gandhi Municipal Stadium. The competitions were conducted as part of the Children’s Day celebrations organised by Rajagopal Foundation. Principal P.S. Sudha congratulated the students on bringing laurels to the school.