On March 17th, 18th, 19th & 20th 2014, PPAO Chief Executive – Paiboon Upattising was busy hosting certificate-giving ceremonies at Or Bor Jor Ban Nabon School in Chalong, Or Bor Jor Muang Phuket School in Phuket Town, Sathit Ruampattana School, and Or Bor Jor Ban Talad Neua School. On each of his visits, Khun Paiboon was joined by either Deputy Chief – Chawalit Na Nakorn, PPAO Advisor – Boonserm Suwannarathphoom, Council Member – Saroj Angkanapilas, Director of Education Religion and Culture Division – Ouiporn Sakultan, Council Secretary – Kraiwut Kumban or Council Chairman Pradit Saengchan. Each of the ceremonies was also attended by the School’s Commission of Office of Basic Education committee, administrators, teachers, and parents.
The ceremonies were organized as a chance to pay gratitude to teachers, educators and the school; to forge a good working relationship between teachers and pupils; to boost confidence of the pupils; and inspire them to take up higher education.
Mr Paiboon congratulated the students and urged them to pay respect to their teachers and parents who were the main supporters behind their achievement. Students must learn to listen so as to develop their wisdom. They must work hard, be disciplined and heed the advice of their parents and teachers.
He thanked Phuket Office of Basic Education Commission who has worked hard supporting the schools, and reported that PPAO-run schools have been given an award by the Department of Local Administration of the Ministry of Interior for their achievements. Urging everyone to be proud of this milestone, he wished all students progress and success in life so that they will become a beacon both for the school and Phuket province.
He concluded by thanking the parents who have supported and worked closely with the schools “for the future of the young graduates.