| Fadley Faisal |
THE Jerudong International Religious School yesterday celebrated Hari Raya Aidiladha and Teacher’s Day. Prizes were also presented to best students of 2013-2014 at the Jerudong International School Arts Centre.
The guest of honour was Executive Director of Jerudong International School, Pengiran Ummi Salamah binti Pengiran Hj Ismail.
Students from pre-school up to Primary 6 of the JIS Religious School performed songs at the event.
A student representative Ahmad Ilyas bin Musib thanked teachers for their guidance in a speech.
Principal of JIS Religious School Hjh Noraidah binti Hj Tengah said in her speech that this year’s Teacher’s Day theme of ‘Life Long Learning’ should be emulated which will ensure the welfare of the citizens.
The principal also reminded that the theme also means that education starts at home.
“Teachers have a vital role in educating people which they carry on tirelessly,” said the principal.
Also present at the ceremony was Business Director of JIS, teachers and parents.