SHS marks month of Wikang Katutubo
With the theme Wikang Katutubo: Tungo sa Isang Bansang Filipino, Senior High School learners observed the Buwan ng Wika at the SBC Gymnasium, August 30.
The program started off with a prayer sung by Ms. Jazel Paula Blanco followed by the singing of the national anthem. Dr. Dolores D. Borras, principal of the Senior High School Level, in her opening message shared the value of the annual celebration that of inculcating love of native languages among Filipino youth.
The first contest was the Tagisan ng Talino followed by the Balagtasan ala Spoken Word Poetry that was participated by chosen representatives of each section from grade 12. Furthermore, the contest Katutubong Sayaw showcasing the different dances, traditions and rituals of different native tribes, was participated by the grade 12 students. Meanwhile, a jazz chant competition was joined by select grade 11 students. Another competition involving all grade 11 and grade 12 sections was Simbolismo wherein they captured a certain symbol of an indigenous tribe assigned to them and rendered it on their classroom doors.
The event concluded with the announcement of winners and group photo opportunities of all the winners and participants.
-Banlasan / Cabiscuelas