News from Loyola
Vacancies at Loyola
There are a few vacancies in Std.VIII to XI in the SSLC section, and in Std.XI (Science and Commerce) in the ISC section. The admission test is scheduled for 10am on April 25. For details, contact the school office at 0471-2598585.
82% have private tuition, says Loyola survey
A survey of students from Std.VII to XII of Loyola showed that 82% of the 407 respondents have private tuition. A survey of 262 parents revealed that the vast majority spend more than Rs.800 per month on their children's private tuition. 37% of the students felt that private tuition was "not at all necessary" and could be avoided, but 22% said that tuition and schooling were complementary.The survey was conducted by Dr. Soorya Moorthy of Loyola College.
Entrance Coaching, Summer Camps
The school is hosting Engineering and Medical Entrance Exam Coaching in March and April. Coaching for football, basketball, cricket, karate and athletics is also being arranged at Loyola during the summer vacation.
Loyolites win ESPN Quiz 2003 in the city
Vineeth Krishnan and Ganesh Sangeeth won the Thiruvananthapuram ESPN Quiz 2003 in January.
Loyolite comes second in Dupont India Challenge Contest
At the national level, Jayendran S won the second prize for his essay on therapeutic cloning.
Two Loyolites in New Delhi for Republic Day parade
NCC Cadets Paul Joseph and Nikhil Peter Fernandez participated in the Republic Day parade on January 26.
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