The Annual Prize Giving Function of Mayo College Girls’ School is held before the Diwali breaks. The event helps in celebrating the talent and originality of each of our girls and also rewards them for their efforts in the past years, in all fields.
It is kicked off with the inauguration of the various exhibitions by parents of the outgoing School Captain showcasing the efforts of students from all classes. The year’s theme is showcased with various societies, departments and clubs displaying projects, presentations, artworks and information on the same.
The exhibition is followed by the outstanding Horse Show put up by our riders and consisting of events like Dressage, Tent Pegging, Fancy Dress and many more.
After which is the much awaited Annual Sports Day, a myriad combination and display of discipline, coordination and sportsmanship. The Sports Day begins with the march past by the NCC and various House Squads. The Chief Guest for the occasion then addresses the gathering and awards prizes to girls who excelled in various sports.
The last event of the day is the Variety Entertainment Programme in which students from both the senior as well as the junior section put up a display of their cultural endeavours. The programme encompasses of an array of cultural pieces like Kathak, Bharatnatyam, Odissi , Contemporary and Tribal Dance with a finale dance done by the girls of sixth grade.
The second day of the Prize Giving Function consists of the Main Entertainment Program where in the girls perform a mesmerizing play filled with color and imagination of their own and also showcase their drama skills.
The last day comprises of the Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony. Our Chief guest of the afternoon is welcomed by the School orchestra. The chief guest then hands over various prizes for academic excellence and individual merits to a number of our girls’ including the much awaited, Best House Trophy the Spirit of Mayo trophy. After the School prize giving we are enlightened every year with a new sense of values and ideals.