posted Feb 19, 2016, 6:13 AM by Edeliza Manalaysay   [ updated Feb 19, 2016, 6:49 AM ]

November had been a very busy month for Tenejero Elementary School. Different activities were undertaken to culminate the celebrations for this month.

These were the following:

1. Girl Scout of the Philippines (GSP) Provincial Encampment

On November 4 to 7, ten girl scouts from our school joined the GSP Provincial Encampment held at Stella Mariz Resort, Bagac, Bataan. The young scouts actively participated in varied and fun-filled activities and fortunately, bagged awards in different categories.

2. National Environmental Awareness Month Celebration

Brigada Kalinisan, led by Youth for Environment in Schools Organization

(YES-O) and School-Dengue Action Response Team (SDART) was conducted on November 5 to promote cleanliness in and out of the school.

Paper Folding Contest, participated by kindergarten to grade six pupils was also carried out to encourage pupils recycle used paper and make it a more useful project or output. The winners for the primary level were Carl Andrei Soriano, John Daniel Camacho while Marcelino Espinosa, Leslie Mara Ruiz and Sophia Jiecel Ramirez were the intermediate level winners.

Meanwhile, teachers, pupils and parents show their creativity as they make their designated parts as an eco-friendly area using recyclable materials. The result for the Search for Most Eco-Friendly Area will be announced on December.

3. Parent Ko Yan, Anak Ko Yan

Parent Ko Yan, Anak Ko Yan is fund-raising project, initiated by General Parent-Teacher Association (GPTA) through the help of YES-O and Supreme Pupil Government (SPG).

A talent portion joined by the candidates was held on November 16. While on November 18, a foot parade around the community and coronation day was conducted. Also in line with National Environmental Awareness Month Celebration, candidates, wearing their creative costumes made from recyclable materials, competed in the most awaited portion of the program, the Eco-Rampa. The winners were as follows:

· Bea Bianca Lazo-Best in Talent, Darling of the Crowd,

Best in Creative Costume

· Terrence Jerald Taguiam- Best in Creative Costume-1st runner up

· Anthon Zham Pangilinan- Best in Creative Costume-2nd runner up

· Venus Irish Lagrimas-Best in Talent-1st runner up

· John Daniel Camacho-Best in Talent-2nd runner up

· Viah Erich Julaton-Best in Talent-3rd runner up

· Mark Dondon Nava-Best in Talent-4th runner up

· Bea Bianca Lazo and Mrs. Jonalyn Lazo

- Parent Ko Yan, Anak Ko Yan-2nd runner up, Most Eco-Friendly

· John Daniel Camacho-Most Eco-Friendly-2nd runner up

· Catherine Noelle Bergantinos-Parent Ko Yan, Anak Ko Yan-1st runner up

· Krissa Flores and Cherrielyn Flores

-Parent Ko Yan, Anak Ko Yan 2015 and Most Eco-Friendly-1st runner up

4. Kinder Festival of Talents

The kindergarten pupils showcased their talents in the District and Division Kinder Festival of Talents held on November 11 and 12 respectively. TES pupils won some awards: First Place in Chamber Theater and Second Place in Creative Dance in the district level and Third Place in Creative Dance in the division level.

5. Drug Abuse Prevention and Control (DAPC) Week Celebration

To make the school children be aware of the dangerous effects of drug abuse, Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week was observed from November 15 to 21. Essay writing, slogan and poster-making contests were conducted to promote the advocacy of this campaign. Teachers also integrate this topic to appropriate subject areas.

6. National Reading Month Celebration

On November 27, a simultaneous reading was participated by all pupils from kinder to grade six. This aims to inculcate the love for reading as well as enhance their skills and comprehension. Teachers also assign little teachers to lead the reading of their respective classes.

7. Awarding of Huwarang Mag-aaral

Huwarang Mag-aaral from kinder to grade six were awarded on November 27, 2015.