Gong Xi Fa Cai!
The cheerful spirit was evidently present as Kallista welcomed the Year of the Dog at this year’s Chinese New Year celebration with the theme “ Prosperity and Success this New Year and Always”.
The objectives of the said celebration were to enhance students’ awareness of traditional values and cultural practices related to Chinese New Year and to usher in the lunar year of “Dog” with celebration and great festivity.
Prior to the celebration day on 13th of February 2018, classrooms were decorated with symbolic Chinese New Year ornaments hanged and fixed on classroom noticeboards and walls which represent joy and happiness. Leaders and good followers naturally emerged when teachers and students happily decorating their classrooms.
On the day of the celebration, students and teachers alike came to school wearing their red clothing and costumes. To open up the celebration, the members of Sekolah Kallista Dance Troupe performed vivid and enchanting Chinese Traditional Dances.
Kallistans witnessed various performances which include sing and dance competition from Kindergarten and Primary Departments. There were violin and modeling performances from Alisha Aurelia Putri from Primary 4 and Grace Tan Yin from Primary 5. The Secondary Department prepared Chinese Singing Contest to add enjoyment and cheers from the crowd.
Thanks to the organizing committee who made Chinese New Year celebration an enjoyable one!