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Dux Award Great Farewell For Dad, Retiring Vice-Principal

Ekta Shannu Varma gave her father and vice-principal the best send-off he could get before retiring. The 18-year-old student scooped the Dux award during her father’s final year at Votualevu
07 Dec 2020 10:29
Dux Award Great Farewell For Dad, Retiring Vice-Principal
Mum Sanjanita Varma, Dux Ekta Shannu Varma and dad, vice principal Parma Nand Varma with the awards on December 4, 2020. Photo: Waisea Nasokia

Ekta Shannu Varma gave her father and vice-principal the best send-off he could get before retiring.

The 18-year-old student scooped the Dux award during her father’s final year at Votualevu College on Friday.

Parma Nand Varma, 55, could not have dreamt of a better moment that would stand out among his achievements during his 35 years in the teaching profession.

“Indeed that has been a great farewell for me, as a father,” said Mr Varma.

Year 13 student Ekta Shannu Varma, said: “I am happy and excited to be given this award and it is for my dad on his retirement.

“Hard work and determination, sleepless nights, and the support from parents did help me. They knew my expectation well. After looking at my marks in exams they would tell me that I could do better so it did work.”

Mum Sanjanita Varma said: “She (Ekta) had sleepless night as she is serious about her studies. She has a bright future and we will continue to support her. We are over the moon for her achievement.”

 

SUBJECTS AWARDS:
Agriculture Science – Riya Raj
Economics, Mathematics – Krishneel Kumar
Computer – Praneet Sharma
Accounting – Nikasha Chand
History – Christine Kumari
Geography, Mathematics – Ekta Varma
Chemistry, Biology – Simran Kaur

 

Special Awards (Level Dux) Year 12 – Kim Minegeon (361/400),
Level Dux Year 11 – Raheel Nath (374/400),
Level Dux Year 10 – Mina Cho (578.5/600),
Level Dux Year 9 – Shreya Krishna (542/600)

 
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