ISLAMIC ANNUAL FEST
JSSInternational School, Dubai organized an inter school Islamic festival on 4thof February, 2018. Around 400 studentsfrom 28 different schools from all over UAE participated in this festival.Different competitions like Quran recitation, Islamic speech, Nasheed andIslamic projects and model display was organized.
Theinauguration programme was held in the school auditorium at 9 a.m. A renownedIslamic scholar, Dr Iftekhar Ahmad Saifi, was the chief guest of the programme.The programme started with recitation of the Holy Quran by Master Omar Tanveer,grade 8, JSSIS. Our school Principal MrsLata Nakra, delivered the welcome speech. This was followed by the twenty eightjudges being honoured by the chief guest. After the chief guest’s address, studentswent to the different venues according to their events.
Thestudents performed very well in all the competitions and the judges had a toughtime in deciding the winners. After the competition, prizes and certificateswere awarded. Around 400 students participated, along with 40 non Muslimchildren. Total 42 prizes were given to the participants from the 24 schoolsand one rolling trophy was awarded. Certificate of participation and gifts werepresented to each and every student participant. The coveted rolling trophy wasbagged by the Al Ameer English school, Ajman.
Thisfestival has helped nurture the unending charm of Islamic culture andtradition. These competitions help spread the Islamic values and teachings ofProphet Muhammad (PBUH) among the students and the community and createinterest and love towards Islamic Education.