Academic jubilation as residents of Aboh Mbaise area were agog last Friday, July 19th 2019,as the entire the School Management Committee, Staff,Students, Pupils and crèches of “Victory Child International Model School”, Oboama Enyiogugu in Aboh-Mbaise LGA of Imo State,successfully held her school’s 2018/2019 Academic Year Graduation and Sent forth party of their graduands.
The epoch making event which took place at the school premises attracted so many respected individuals from across the vicinity especially parents and guidance of the pupils (school children),under the distinguished chairmanship of the School Board Chairman, Nze Eddy Olewuike,aka Millo.
In an address jointly and collectively signed by the Proprietress,Ugoeze Ngozi Nnaji,(Chief Host), with the School Head-Mistress,Mrs Ngozi Vivian Eke,then presented by the School Principal,Elder Reuben Achionye,expressed satisfaction to witness the 19th Graduation ceremony of the school on the 19th Day of July, 2019,which according to their collective speech was described as significant and special date indeed as 19th 19,2019.
Reading the welcome address, the School Principal, Elder Achionye,said “We are appreciate the efforts and sacrifice so far made to witness the proceeds of our intellectual harvest of our children. We are gathered to give honour to our brilliant kids,pupils and students who have successfully completed their lower academic programmes under our care and watch striving to next rung of the academic ladders in various levels”.
” Records disclosed that the school was established in year 2000 by the founder, Ugoeze Felicia Nnaji,as a treasure, a legacy and fountain of knowledge intended to satisfy any human brain desiring and searching for wisdom,understanding and knowledge”,Principal Achionye stated.
Elder Reuben therefore expressed deep appreciation to all and sundry mostly members of the Parents-Teachers Association of the school for the repose confidence given to them in taking care of their children,even as he promised to always improve the academic standards of those in his school.
He however extolled the founder, patrons,staff and friends of the school for their continues support,motivations,and encouragements. He more so appreciated the immediate past School Principal, Hon.Ignatius Celestine Anyanwu,and also commended in a special thanks the School Head Mistress, Mrs.Vivian Ngozi Eke, for her sacrifice towards ensuring a fruitful harvest.
The Principal, Achionye,further in his address,revealed some of the school’s challenges such as:the awaiting completion of the school perimeter fencing which needs to be completed, provision of sporting equipment, trophies for inter-house sports, a library building with long tables in it with books in stalk as we have enough space for them.
He promised to always improve in the academic standard,as well as to improve in the next academic session.
“We shall continue to fight against indiscipline, exam malpractice, lateness to school. Extra Moral lectures shall be revisited to make the children become more studious in the school and home assignments, even as he disclosed that any student who failed English,Igbo languages and mathematics must repeat the class.
Speaking, the School Board Chairman, Nze Olewuike,in an swift chat with newsmen,assured that the school under his watch witness positive academic strides,even as he promised to always improve the academic status of the pupils,but warned against indiscipline and corruption amongst the children.
Highlights of the event was the dramatic display of traditional/cultural dance steps, quiss,current affairs and academic debates,amongst other fun fare activities.