Amidst a backdrop of hope and determination, the much-awaited24th Moving Up Ceremony of Kids International Learning Academy took center stage at our esteemed institution on June 16, 2023. This year’s event, held with great enthusiasm and pride, bore the theme “Striving for Excellence Despite Challenges.” It encapsulated the collective journey of our learners, faculty, and staff as they navigated through a challenging year, resiliently pursuing their academic goals with unwavering dedication.
The ceremony kicked off with an inspiring address for our esteemed Directress, Ms. Ivy Joan T. Ong, who, in her heartfelt words, acknowledged the unprecedented hurdles faced during the academic year. From adjusting to hybrid learning models to confronting unforeseen disruptions, the resilience displayed by our learners and educators alike was commendable.
The event was further enhanced by captivating performances by the school ballerinas and Taekwondo athletes. Their exceptional showcases symbolized the harmonious synergy that emerged when individuals come together with a shared vision of excellence. The performances were a testament to the power of unity and collaboration, instilling the belief that collective strength can surmount any obstacle.
Throughout the ceremony, the school’s faculty and staff were praised for their tireless efforts and adaptability in ensuring uninterrupted learning experiences for the students. Their dedication to guiding and nurturing young minds in the midst of challenges highlighted the deep commitment to academic excellence that underpins our institution’s values.
As part of the Moving Up Ceremony, awards were presented to students who exemplified exceptional academic performance, leadership qualities, and community service. However, it was underscored that every student’s contribution was valuable and deserving of admiration. The event emphasized that it is the journey towards excellence that truly matters, and the courage to face challenges head-on sets the stage for lifelong success.
The 24th Moving Up Ceremony was indeed an unforgettable event, one that reinforced that school’s commitment to nurturing individuals who not only strive for excellence academically but also exhibit resilience and character when faced with challenges. The day’s celebrations left an indelible mark on the hearts of all present, serving as a reminder of the unyielding pursuit of excellence that defines our institution.
As we bid farewell to the graduating class, we look forward to the future with optimism, knowing that they are equipped with the knowledge, strength, and determination to take on any challenge that comes their way. The spirit of “Striving for Excellence Despite Challenges” will continue to inspire generations of student to come, making a positive impact of their lives and the communities.