INAGURATION OF SPORTS ACADEMY
THE INDIAN SCHOOL BAHRAIN – RIFFA CAMPUS INAGURATION OF SPORTS ACADEMY It has always been the endeavor of the school management and leadership to give its students exposure to as many games and activities as possible, to ensure all round development. With this in mind, the Junior School at the Riffa Campus has developed a programme of handpicked activities with special emphasis on Sports, mentored by specialists. The inauguration of the Sports Academy at the Riffa campus took place on Saturday, 28th January 2017, with more than 100 students on its rolls. The Grand inauguration of the Sports Academy for both the campuses shall be in the month of April when the new academic year starts. The Principal of the School welcomed the gathering and outlined the unique features of the programme. Hon. Chairman of the school, Mr. Prince S Natarajan spoke about the idea that took shape and also emphasized the importance of children knowing all games till a certain age and then specialize in a particular game or two. The Hon. Vice Chairman while mentioning that this was one of the most cost effective programmes that can be thought of, thanked the parents for their support. The Hon. Member (Sports), Mr. Jayafar Maidani while addressing the gathering said that the management in its constant pursuit to make available everything for the all round development of students ,was extremely glad with this venture and assured that under the leadership of the Hon. Chairman the management would constantly update facilities. He also said that he would appreciate feedback about the programme. Hon. Member IT Mr. Saji Antony and Hon. Member Staff Mrs. Priya Laji attended the programme. The Vice Principal Mrs. Pamela Xavier while thanking all those present wished the students the very best. The Principal also was very grateful to the HOD - Sports Mr. Saikat Sarkar and Mr. Junith CM for their unstinted support to all the activities of sports in the Riffa campus.