The UNO-Recoletos Integrated School (N-6) joined the 40th Graders Convention with the theme SPARK: “Strengthening Proactive Advocacy on Revitalized Knowledge of Filipino Moral Values towards a Stronger Nation” at the Teachers’ Camp, Baguio City, September 26-30, 2019. Eighteen public and private schools all over the Philippines participated in the five –day National Graders Convention with simultaneous competitions for excellence and entertainment. UNO-R was named champion in 4 categories:
Essay Writing in English – Angel Mae Villarente;
News Writing in English – Ilyasviel Ryine Sotocinal;
both in storytelling in English and Mini Me- Jackie Almasa. UNO-R got three second runners-up:
Spelling Bee in English – Julia Marte;
News Writing in Filipino – Adia Therese Ola; and
OPM-solo – Jaimie Ann Cloe Digon.
3 made it to the finals: Reader’ Theater; Poetry Writing in English and Filipino; Ms. Graders Con 2019; and 2 special awards: Best in Effective Public Speaking Workshop; and Best in Journalistic Writing Workshop. The delegates were trained by:
Mr. Michael Aglubat,
Ms. Joan Bravo,
Mr. Allen Peter Montano, MAEL;
Ms. Grace Placios;
Mr. Karl Pastor;
Mr. John Carlo Tomesa,MAEd; and
Ms. Zonavieve A. Catalan, MAEd.
They were accompanied by Mrs. Mary Jane Concel, MAEd, Student Affairs Coordinator, and Fray Persiuz Joseph Decena, OAR. (by Ms. Zonavieve Catalan, MAEd)