Suttur, January 10, 2020: The inauguration function of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of the JSS Higher Primary school, in Suttur, will be held on January 11, 2020, Saturday, at 3.00 pm. Primary and High School Education Minister Sri S. Sureshkumar will inaugurate the programme in the divine presence of Paramapujya Jagadguru Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji. Sri Yateendra Siddaramaiah, MLA, will preside and National award winner Sri P. Sheshadri, Film Director, will be the chief guest.
‘Mohandas’, a film on Mahatma Gandhi, directed by Sri P. Sheshadri will be screened after the function.
As per the intention of Paramapujya Jagadaguru Dr. Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, the JSS Higher Primary School, was established in the Suttur Srimath premises at Suttur, in the year 1991, under the guidance of Paramapujya Jagadguru Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji. Only 64 students were studying from 1st standard to 5th standard in the beginning. The school was shifted to the present modern and well-equipped new building in the year 2001.
Presently, more than 2,000 students including students from Manipur, Meghalaya, Jharkhand and other states of the country are studying from 1st to 7th standard in this school. Education is provided both in Kannada and English medium.
The school completed 25 years in the year 2017-18. The Silver Jubilee celebrations have been organised this year accordingly. The Silver Jubilee logo will be launched on this occasion. Seminars on education, District-level debate competitions, drawing competition, quiz, sports competitions, theater festivals, cultural programmes, etc. have been organised for both students and the teachers as well, as part of the celebrations. A conference comprising former Heads of the institution and employees, souvenir release and other programmes have also been planned.
Parents of all the students and the public are requested to participate in large numbers and make the programme a grand success.