St. Thomas School, Kalyan (W) had organized an inter-school quiz competition on 26th September 2016. In memory of the founder of the school, the “MAR THEOPHILUS MEMORIAL TROPHY” was awarded to the winning team. The event commenced at 8:00 am.
A total of 24 schools participated in this quiz. The preliminary round was a written test and top 9 schools were selected for the Semi-Finals. Then the 9 schools battled for securing their place in the final round. The Semi-Final was based on ‘Lateral Thinking’ and ‘General Knowledge’. The top four teams were selected for the most awaited and interesting final round including St. Mary’s High School Kalyan, St. Mary’s Koparkhairne, NRC School and the defending champions for last 2 years Holy Angels. The final included rounds based on Science, Current Affairs, India Facts, History, Sports, etc and the schools had a tough time in the game.
The leading team was St. Mary’s High School which eventually won the quiz contest. Trophies and certificates were distributed to the participating and winning teams.
The prestigious “MAR THEOPHILUS MEMORIAL TROPHY” was handed over to the new champions St. Mary’s High School. The team from St. Mary’s included Adarsh Praveen (X), Vikrant Meshram (X) and Shivendra Singh (X) and the trio said that it was their hardwork and dedication in preparing for the quiz for about a month. This feat brought laurels to the school and the school is very proud for this great achievement. The trio is ready for new quiz competitions to come throughout the year.