The Convocation ceremony for the Batch of 2017 was graced by the presence of H. E. Major General Mohammad Ahmad Al Marri, Director General, General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA), Dubai, Mr. Sunil Umrao Singh, Hon. Chairman, Mr. Girish Jethwani, Vice Chairman, Mr. Maghanmal Pancholia, our founder Chairman, Mr. Vasu Shroff, Mr. Bhagwan Jethwani, Dr. Ram Buxani, Mr. Mohan Valrani, Dr L.M. Pancholia, former Chairmen, trustees and members of the Management Committee.
H. E. Major General Mohammad Ahmad Al Marri, Director General, GDRFA Dubai inaugurated the ‘History Wall’, a visual compilation of the growth of IHS since its inception. The School Brass Band played a beautiful rendition to the tune of ‘Saare Jahaan Se Accha’. After the oath taking ceremony, the Head Boy and Head Girl led the procession to the Auditorium. Mr. Sunil Umrao Singh welcomed H. E. Major General Mohammad Ahmad Al Marri, dignitaries and parents. In his inspirational address, he shared his hopes for the Batch of 2017 and extended his wishes to the students.
H.E. Major General Mohammad Ahmed Al Marri, Director General, GDRFA inaugurating the ‘History Wall’ at IHS
Hon. Chairman, Mr. Sunil Umrao Singh honouring our Chief Guest H. E. Major General Mohammad Ahmed Al Marri
The ceremony progressed with the motivating keynote speech by the Chief Guest, H. E. Major General Mohammad Ahmad Al Marri.
More than 500 students from Science, Arts and Commerce streams received their certificates. The Head Boy and Head Girl reminisced about their days at IHS and the memories attached with their alma mater. This was followed by the beautiful ‘Turning the Tassel’ ceremony which marks the shift in role- from candidates to graduates.
Awarding the certificates to the Class of 2017
The event concluded with the solemn candle lighting ceremony.
Batch of 2017... go out boldly and make your mark... the world belongs to you.