Primary Prefect's Investiture Ceremony 2017
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on January 25 2017 10:51:16
The Prefects investiture ceremony of St. Benedictís College primary section was held 24th January 2017. Old Benedictine Aruna De Alwis graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Mr. De Alwis is currently the principal of Oxford Standard Tutors, London, U.K.
In his advice to the prefects, Mr. De Alwis stressed the importance of being a responsive leader, fulfilling their duties and at the same time being able to win the admiration of their fellow students. He also advised the rest of the students to identify their own talents and strive to be leaders in the world, even though they were not selected to be prefects today.
Rev. Bro. Bonaventure - Principal, in his address, stressed that in the journey of life, obstacles may arise, but the lessons learnt from this will help us move forward with courage.
Rev Fr. Peter Subaraj blessed the badges before they were pinned on.
Master K. M. Dihein mark Perera was appointed Head Prefect whilst Master Lesan Joel Kudaligama and Master Imaan Clovis Fernando were appointed Deputy Head prefects respectively.