FIRST MEETING AND ELECTION
Red Cross Club activity started with its first meeting held on July 8th, 2022. The agenda of the first meeting was to conduct elections for the posts of President, Vice-President, Secretary and Joint-Secretary. The meeting started at 2 PM after the second break in the presence of Club-In charge teacher, Mr. Godwin Joseph in the 9C classroom of Office Block.
108 Students from different classes of 6, 7,8,9,10,11 and 12 were present for the meeting. We started with a welcome and briefing on the ‘Red Cross’. The following students were elected to the corresponding designation and appointed to the respective post for the academic year 2022-23.
President: ABLE SAM, Class IX B
Vice-President: HARIPRIYA HAREESH, Class VIII B
After writing down the names of members and newly elected executives, we concluded our first meeting by 2:30 PM.
FIRST ACTIVITY – QUIZ COMPETITION
As our first step and announcing the official start of club functioning in the school, Red Cross Club President Master Abel Sam and Vice-President Kumari Haripriya Hareeshpresented a quiz competition for classes 6 and 7, 8 and 10, 11 and 12. The idea of the quiz completion was to generate basic knowledge among the students. Three students from each section came upon the stage and answered correctly. They were given prizes by Vice-Principal Mr. Babu Joseph. This activity was conducted on 26-Aug-2022.
SECOND ACTIVITY: SPEECH BY MASTER DAZE JENSON
Red Cross Club member Master Daze Jenson of class 9A delivered a speech in the morning assembly during the 4th week of August. He gave a speech to the students making them aware of the importance of the Red Cross and addressing other main concerns like the importance of the Red Cross in School, What is Red Cross, How it is formed, etc. Following his speech, a question was asked and kept open to all. The question was “State any one principle of Red Cross”. Master Bazalel Stephen of class 12 came up with the right answer and he was given a prize too, by Vice-Principal Mr. Babu Joseph onstage. This program was conducted on 29-Aug-2022.
TEACHERS IN CHARGE GROUP FORMATION:
In order to make the communications and make decisions collectively, also to plan ahead for the future programs of the Red Cross in our school, a WhatsApp group was formed. All the teachers in charge became part of the group. The teachers are Mr. Godwin Joseph, Ms. Maya G Nair, Ms. Mary Jency K X, Ms.Jerin Kaniyaparambil, and Ms. Ahinu Ann Cyriac. Fr. Principal was also added to the group for the transparency of the functioning and as the direct report. The group was created on 30th August 2022 All the immediate needed instructions were given to all the teachers in charge for our collaborative work to make the Red Cross a successful club in our school by Mr. Godwin Joseph.
Red Cross is planning the following activities in the coming months of this academic year.
- Preparing a Red Cross Symbol.
- First Aid Booth for the upcoming Sports Day.
- Club Meeting.
- Making emergency Blood Donor list for every student.
- A brief talk over the School Radio.
- Awareness Speeches during the school assembly.
- Planning a session for the students in collaboration with the Indian Red Cross Society, Kottayam
- Activity 1 and Activity 2 YouTube Link : https://youtu.be/FwmUSFElVm0