After working hard and giving its best for five decades, SMK Sungai Pari has achieved its mission of creating individuals with potentials to meet the nation’s aspirations.
During the school’s golden jubilee celebration recently, guest of honour, Deputy Education Minister ll, P. Kamalanathan, applauded the school’s teaching and administration staff for their determination and devotion. “The school’s efforts in the last five decades have helped produce individuals who are skilful, creative and innovative,” said Kamalanathan in his opening remarks.
“I hope that the school’s golden jubilee theme, ‘Dedication for Excellence’, will lift the spirits of the teachers to help instil a positive working culture in students,” he added.
Fifty water rockets, one for each year, were fired by students to mark the beginning of the celebration. On 23 July, 2011, the school made it into the Malaysian Book of Records for firing 105 water rockets simultaneously.
Present at the ceremony were Deputy State Education Director, Zulkurnaini Hussin and Kinta District Education Officer, Marazlen @ Mar Azlan Amran along with principal, John Devasayam Seeni.