“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams
The Senior School Prefect Investiture Ceremony, an event held annually to appoint the year’s student leaders, was conducted on Sunday the 23rd of September, 2018. The ceremony commenced with the investiture of the members of the Student Council from Years 7 to 11. The induction of the Student Council was followed by that of the Eco-Warriors, and the Student Reporters from Years 7 to 11.
The much-awaited investiture of the Prefects of Years 12 and 13 followed. Members of the Prefect Body, including House Captains, Sports Captains, Student Ambassadors, and Deputy Head Boy and Girl among others were announced and conferred with badges, with students’ and teachers’ applause echoing through the hall. The audience cheered as the Head Girl and Head Boy were named for the academic year of 2018-19. In accordance with the tradition, the newly-appointed Prefect Body then took the pledge.
The ceremony concluded with an inspiring address by the Principal, Ms. Humera Ibrahim, sharing her vision for the year. She acquainted the leaders of the student body with their new roles and responsibilities, and wished them a rewarding year ahead.