The Araling Panlipunan faculty members successfully held their Interpretative Dance with the theme: “Buwan ng Kasaysayan: Bahagi ng Ating Nakaraan, Gabay sa Kinabukasan” at the Mini Stage.
The event showed excitement and profoundness of knowledge for each section delivered very unique presentations. The Grade 7 students presented various cultural dances such as Lien Hoan Vu Moa which is about the Harvest Festival Dance of Vietnam; Chun Hyang, a folk dance about the legendary couple of Korea; Le Lo Lai, a typical Latin music from Puerto Rico; Mon Sanae Muang Siam ,a festival dance from Thailand; Wumeng Dance is a dance about freedom of China; Soran Bush, a fishermen’s dance from Japan; Inti Raymi Dance, a worship dance from Peru; Rangeelo Maro Dolma is a song about love from India; and Africa Oye represents freedom through a dance of West Africa.
The Grade 10 students performed exceptional interpretative dances that are very compassionate about the events happening around us such as; Bawal na Gamot by Willy Garte, a song that is known for warning young people not to use drugs; Walang Natira by Gloc 9 which talks about industrious people and professionals who left their motherland for greener pastures; Bulag, Pipi, at Bingi by Freddie Aguilar, a song that states Hear no Evil, See no Evil, Speak no Evil; Tatsulok by Bamboo a song about the ruling of elites and the continuous problems that go on until the status quo changes; Pangarap reminds the audience to always pursue their dreams no matter what it takes; Para sa Bayan is a song about the love of a soldier to his country and countrymen and his willingness to go to any extent to protect them and save their honor; Anak by Freddie Aguilar a popular song known to enlighten all the people who didn’t love and appreciate their parents; and Sino Ang Baliw by Kuh Ledesma is a song about how material thing drives us to madness and who the true crazies are.
At the end of the event, Junior High School Principal Mrs. Victoria Landicho delivered a speech stating that there are no losers in this competition for they have already won tons of experience and knowledge.