On the 22nd of June, 2019, St. Mary’s School ICSE won the overall Championship at Turbulence 2019 which was held at the JB Vacha High School, Dadar, Mumbai. Including the overall trophy, the boys from St. Mary’s also placed in the top 3 in 10 out of 14 events and won 5 first place trophies.
The day kicked off with a bang as the band competition was captured under the guidance of Mr. Samson Dias, where the pupils ranging from Classes 6 to 9 attained the first place. Then Daniel Velho secured the first place in the Cookery Quiz which was then followed by a 2nd place in Dramatics and 3rd place in the Scavenger Hunt.
Then the choreography of Bharat and Shilpa Rodrigues bore fruit in the toughest event of the day with the dance team securing the 3rd place in the competition while Zayed Shirazi and Ryan Viegas too placed 3rd in the ‘Meme’ making contest.
Muffadal Zojwala blew away the photography event with the judge complementing him on his outstanding skill and this was followed by another win in the surprise sports event by Jayden Colaco, Aryaman Kumar and Samuel Shimrah of Class 10.
Turbulence was capped off with two more winning positions as the boys won the Online contest held before the event as well as Joshua Mendes of Class 9 placing second in the Turbulence King contest. The trophy for the Overall Champion was then lifted by Ojas Binayake who was the Contingent Leader for the event.
The pupils were led by Mr. Sabin Castelino and Ms. Sherin Devassy from the secondary staff at the event.
Fr. Dr. Francis Swamy, S.J.