Story & Photos By Georgene Quilaton-Tambiga, with Contributions from Margot Hibionada
A new batch of Supreme Student Council Officers for the Basic Education Department took their Oath of Office last September 5, 2023, right after the Flag Ceremony at the Colegio de Sto. Tomas-Recoletos Quadrangle.
Twelfth Grader Karl Osano led the student-officers as the SSC President for Academic Year 2023 to 2024. With him were 12 other officers from the vice-president, Julia Alfon, Grade 12 NSS, to the year level representatives.
Ms. Marinell Ocampo, school principal, officiated the oath taking.
The Basic Education Department SSC grand rally and general elections were held last August 31, with two student-political parties namely: SUGOD (Student-Leaders with Ultimate Goals of Development) and SALIGAN (Students Advocating Leadership & Invigorating Grandest Achievements for Neo-Educational Dyanamism).
Meanwhile, the CST-R Parents-Teachers Association (PTA) General Assembly also elected a new set of officers last September 2, Saturday, at the CST-R Cultural Hall, right after the PTA Report that covered A.Y. 2022-2023.
Ms. Romana S. Carreon was re-elected as CST-R PTA General Assembly President. Other PTA officers include:
Vice-President: Jere Detomal
Secretary: Neorilyn Marie V. Luntao
Assistant Secretary: Reyna Cris J. Unabia
Treasurer: Joanna May R. Escorial
Assistant Treasurer: Liza P. Rivera
Auditor: Jennelyn Peralta
PIO Internal: Aivan Cañete; External: Ginalyn F. Despi
Business Managers: 1. Jeremias C. Cañete; 2. Marites Paculanag