Cubs & Bulbuls
Yes, with “Do your Best” as cubs and Bulbul motto, The young minds from classes III to V has been selected to get prepared and to develop the skills of being brave, cheerful, kind, friendly, helpful, loyal, courteous and clean as they are said to be the future of our nation.
The students of cubs and bulbuls are given training in team co-ordination and leadership qualities through lots of activities like games, art and craft work and through regular classes of guidance by trained teachers.
A cub and bulbuls is never taken by surprise, he/she knows exactly what to do when anything unexpected happens. And this is what their motto is focused on “Be Prepared”. To promise of cub and bulbul is:
To do my Best
To do my duty to God and to my country
To keep the cub/bulbul law
To do a good turn every day.
Scouts & Guides
The purpose of the scout movement is to contribute to the development of young students in moulding them to become responsible citizens and to face this world filled with challenges with their physical, social and spiritual potential. This International scout movement was started in SVS on 3rd September 2002 and has successfully completed thirteen years of fruitful service.
The inaugural function for the academic year 2016-2017 was held on June 24 and it was inaugurated by Mr. Arun Kumar, Professor, MCC, Chennai. The promise was renewed by our scout Keerthi Vasan of IX C and the report was presented by our guide Divyashree of XI B.
Rajapuraskar awards for the years 2014 and 2015 were given to sixteen Scouts and five Guides by His Excellency the Governor of Tamilnadu. The Scout awardees are Aravinth. S.R, Sreekumar.G, Harish.W, Joe VimalArun.A, Gokula Krishnan. B, Bharat Pandy.R, Sandeep Roy.E, Nirmal.S, ThamaraiKannan.T, Jaswanth.E, Deepak.S, Harish.V, Sanjay.M, SundarRaj.V, Akash.R, NitishVikram.A and the guide awardees are Priyadarshini.S, Dhivyasree.S, Paulin Nancy Jennifer.W, Geneaem Rachel.M and GeethaShri.D. The scouts were trained efficiently under the able guidance of scout master Mr. C. Selva Kumar and the guides by the guide captains Mrs. Kumari, Mrs. Anita Abraham & Mrs. Shalini.
Vinceboree 2016, the annual training camp for the Scouts and Guides was held from August 16 to 18th at Besant scout camping Centre, Adyar, Chennai. Scout master C. Selvakumar served as the chief trainer for the scout section, assisted by other senior scouts. Guide captains Mrs. Anitha Abraham, Mrs. D. Kumari and Mrs. Shalini trained the guides. Our scouts and Guides participated with zeal in the camp.
The creditable and glorious victory of our scouts and guides can be attributed to the timely support, assistance and encouragement rendered by our Patron Rev. Fr. Johny Koyikkara, CM and the District Secretary Mr. Sekar, Head Master CMDA Government Higher Secondary School and District Chief Commissioner (DCC) Mr. Pandian DEO, South Chennai who efficiently plans and organizes programmes for the development of Scouts and Guides and other officials of South Chennai Bharat Scouts and Guides.
We also thank our Scout Master Mr. C. Selvakumar, Mr. N. NagendraSelvam, Guide Captains Mrs. Anita Abraham, Mrs. Shalini, Mrs. D. Kumari, cub master Mrs. Michelle and flock leader Mrs. Tanju Das and Mr. Moses Doss and all other teaching and non-teaching staff of SVS.
May the Good Lord shower His choicest blessings on the Scouts Troop and Guide Company of SVS to reach the pinnacle of glory in the years to come.