January 28, 2017 marks the start of the year of the Fire Rooster in the Chinese Calendar. Roosters are admired for being hardworking, courageous, confident and talented. The Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is a fifteen day celebration.
This year, Sacred Heart School- Ateneo de Cebu will celebrate the Chinese New Year on January 31, 2017 (Tuesday).
The schedule for the day is as follows:
7:45 – 9:15 a.m. Inculturated Holy Mass
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Recess
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Program
Regular classes after the program (to be announced by respective Departments).
The Chinese New Year or the Spring Festival is the most significant festivity in the Chinese calendar. As a Chinese-Filipino community, let us joyfully celebrate this special occasion by wearing Chinese Attire on January 31. 恭 喜 发 财 Gong Xi Fa Cai!