St.John de Britto
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Sports Meet

Sports Meet


Held on : 22/08/2019

The much awaited Annual Sports Day was held on August 22nd 2019 with great zeal and excitement. The programmed began with the welcome note of Rev.Fr.Albert Antony Raj, who emphasized the importance of sports in a child’s life. The chief guest most respected Mr.Chandra Mouli Anticorruption dept. Salem Dt. He took the Salute of the impressive March Past of the students, coupled with some stirring marching music by the band.

The students entered into the Spirit ion the occasion in a grand way with the oath being administrated by the school captain. The students displayed Karate and Yoga that mesmerized the audience. Once the races began, the air was filled with cheering and tons of encouragement for the young athletes.

Students of classes 6 to 12 competed in event including sprints, relays, sack race, and obstacle race and skipping race. The tug-of-was between the houses added fun to the enjoyment.

The Best March past trophy was won by the Red and Yellow houses and the overall trophy was awarded by the Yellow house.


Held on : 18/08/2018

The play ground of John Britto was filled with great zeal, excitement and frolic atmosphere on August as the school celebrated its 12th Annual Sports Meet. The fantastic turn out from the parents and the pleasant weather were the perfect boost for the students on the day at the John Britto. The whole play ground was decorated with flags, buntings and balloons a day earlier.

Students of classes 1, 2 and 3 competed team wise in their class events. The students displayed wide events. The students displayed a wide array of colourful and reverberant events showcasing the skills and exercises practiced by our young sports enthusiasts.

The Yellow House & the Blue House won the Winner’s Trophy for March past and the overall championship was bagged by the Yellow House.

The Sports Meet was a grand success, enabling the athletes to bring out their talents.


In order to promote a healthy competitive spirit among the students and to excel in studies, curricular activities, sports and games, the students are grouped into four houses. T-shirts of their respective house colour differentiate the students during games and other ceremonial occasions. House masters and teachers are assigned to each of the four houses to guide and streamline the activities of their house with captains and prefects.

  • Red House - Symbolizes passion, sincerity, power and strength.
  • Blue House - Symbolizes peace, tranquillity stability and loyalty.
  • Green House - Symbolizes nature, generosity, renewal and fertility.
  • Yellow House - Symbolizes joy, happiness, optimism and idealism.