The Brunei Malay Teachers Association (PGGMB) School Kampong Sungai Akar celebrated Teacher’s Day at the school’s multi-purpose hall last Saturday.
The celebration was enlivened by stage performances by the teachers.
PGGMB Secretary-General Haji Matassan bin Haji Bungso was the guest of honour. PGGMB members were also present.
The event started with the singing of the national anthem and the PGGMB song Semangat Guru, followed by the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah by Year 6 student Mohd Fakhrul Ameen bin Abdullah.
PGGMB School Principal Haji Zulkipli bin Haji Ladis said that several initiatives have been carried out by the school management to improve the quality of teaching and learning.
The event also saw a tribute speech for teachers by Year 5 student Amir Muzhafar bin Didi Burhan.
The event concluded with the guest of honour presenting Teacher’s Day awards to 10 recipients.
Nazarillah binti Haji Othman received the award for the Most Outstanding Teacher.
The Special Mention awardees (Conducive Classroom Category) were Norezan binti Jairi, Wilma P Adalla, Dayangku Nur Khuzaimah binti Pengiran Haji Md Hassan, Ahmad Samhan bin Haji Abdullah, Norhafizah binti Haji Ibrahim, Siti Aisah binti Haji Lamit, Raddiana binti Haji Abbas and Hajah Siti Aminah binti Haji Pakar. Special Mention (Creative and Energetic Staff Category) was awarded to Mohd Aqil Bahri bin Haji Md Johari.