LABUAN, East Malaysia, Patriotic spirit filled SK (National School) Sg Bedaun, as the pupils and more than 50 teachers used their creativity to decorate their school, in conjunction with Malaysia Day celebration on Sept 16.
The school’s headmaster, Dayang Sharifah Awang Mahmod, said, they collected more than 2,000 recycled plastic bottles, to create a Jalur Gemilang (the Malaysian Flag) Gateway, a replica of KL Tower, and put up more than 200 national flags, at all the school’s premises and fence, since the Merdeka (Independence) month (Aug), in preparation for the Malaysia Day competition, organised by the Labuan Information Department.
We have been doing this since the early days of the school’s establishmentwe have won a number of competitions during the Federal Territory Day and Merdeka celebration, and we want to win again, Dayang Sharifah said, when met by Bernama at the school, here today.
The school was the winner for the school category and overall winner for the Merdeka parade last year.
Dayang Sharifah said, the school had also organised various patriotism-related activities and games, such as the drawing and colouring of the national and state flags, for the pre-school pupils and primary school students.
Source: NAM News Network