The Independence Day was celebrated with the hoisting of the flag in the school grounds at 7.30 a.m. The Principal, Sr. Stella Marthi accompanied the Chief Guest, Sr. Lilia Lucia Fernandes (Superior and Manager of Mount Mary Convent) to the Flag Stand with the sound of music played by the school band. Sr. Lilia was given the honour to hoist the flag. After the flag hoisting a short programme was held in the school hall to celebrate the day. The S.S.C.Toppers and the students with the highest percentage in the S.S.C. Exams March 2016 as well as the students who excelled well in the academic year 2015 – 16 were awarded scholarships by the Chief Guest.