..holds 2021 Valedictory Service in Akure
By Rowland Bayode
Parents and guests of the CABATAF group of schools in Akure arrived in multitudes to commemorate the end-of-the-year valedictory programme that holds on Wednesday 8th of September 2021.
The Proprietor and Director of the school, Pastor Olayinka Ogunode when giving his opening speech at the event held at St. David’s cathedral hall, expressed his elation, jointly with the parents and well-wishers of the schools to the students who are doing incredibly well in their academic session.
He said, “In recognition of our commitment to developing and grooming today’s change agents and tomorrow’s leaders, the Executive Governor of Ondo state presented an award of EXCELLENCE for BEST PERFORMANCE in COMMON ENTRANCE 2020 to a pupil of CABATAF SCHOOLS, MASTER ABIODUN AYOMIDE DANIEL on the Ist of June 2021. The award was given to honor CABATAF SCHOOLS as the best Nursery and Primary School in Ondo state.”
The director revealed that this is the 38th year of the school and that some people made jest of him seeing a degree holder in primary school, noting that despite all odds, his passion to raise excellently performing children kept him going so far.
The proprietor also gave testimonies of how one of the pupils of the school recently helped him and his wife during their visit to the federal capital territory of Nigeria, Abuja to secure accommodation without paying a dime for lodging.
The director finally added that the school will accomplish its vision through effective teaching and learning, by providing high-quality learning experiences based on a broad and balanced curriculum. “CABATAF SCHOOLS will maintain a CLIMATE AND CULTURE of EXCELLENCE caring for our pupils and raise productive, global citizens.”
The president of the school, Ogunkua Obaloluwa why giving his valedictory speech disclosed that the six-year journey is a Road To Success which is inevitable to pass-through. In his words, he said, “We give our gratitude to Our Loving parents who stood by us both spiritually and educationally, we are proud to have been blessed with great teachers in CABATAF schools who made sure that the standard of the school is not compromised.
The wife of the proprietor, Mrs. Opeyemi Ogunode presented an award of excellence to the best student in the last year Common Entrance Examination in Ondo state, Ayomide Daniel who was accompanied by his dad and some stakeholders of the school during the presentation of the award.
The student of the school also displayed their excitement as some of them did presentations, danced in different cultures.
Some recited poems, acted drama, and a group of students who built robots also displayed their works.
Just as that of last year, a student of the school was announced as the best student in the 2020 Common Entrance examination while three other students of the same school also performed by using the excellent flag of the school with their outstanding results.
CABATAF SCHOOL has been identified for the tradition of excellence both within and outside Ondo state and have demonstrated this by winning awards for dishing out cooked intellectuals from the school.