St. Joseph's School CBSE, celebrated its Annual Day on 23 November 2019. Fr Balaraju SJ, the Vice Principal, welcomed the gathering. The Chief Guest for the day was Mr. Anil Kumar, IAS, serving as the Commissioner of BBMP; Prof. S. Japhet, Vice Chancellor of Bengaluru Central University was the Guest of Honour. Both the eminent guests were alumni of St Joseph’s institutions. Both addressed the audience and enlightened the parentsin their own words,that the Jesuit Education which emphasizes on value based education has enabled them to reach the position they are in today.

Fr Leo Pereira SJ, the Rector of St Joseph’s Indian Institutions presided over the function and spoke on Jesuit Education. Fr Rohan D’Almeida, the Principal presented the School Annual Report of the academic year2018-19 through a video presentation.

The evening continued with a scintillating invocation Song and Dance. Over 1000 students of the school presented the Dance Drama based on the theme “PARIVARTHAN” change of Heart towards Nature, fellow human beings. This production brought out the creation story and how we humans through greed have destroying the Universe and how we need to restore peace and reconciliation in the universe. The theme resonated with the mandate of the Jesuits to bring about peace and reconciliation and the top preferences the Jesuit institutions are focusing Caring for the Common Home – the Universe. Theme based dances were choreographed by Cornucopia Creations Dance Academy team headed by Mr. Janardhan conveyed the message to save and cherish Mother Earth. The day was filled with the vibrancy and life being propelled into magnificent and reverberating celebrations. The day ended with an astounding visual treat and enthralled every spectator present.