SMK St. Teresa’s Moneysmart team had represented the school in the final of the Interschool Thematic Project Competition 2012 from the 19th of November to the 21st of November in Kuala Lumpur.
Our school’s Moneysmart team members were Adila Syahidah, Anna Vong, Jude Michelle, Noor Wahidah Fazan and Sherlyn Henry which was trained by Miss Shamsiah, the teacher-in-charge of the team. This competition was organised by the Perbadanan Insurans Deposit Malaysia (PIDM). All the secondary schools throughout the country participated in this competition. In this competition, our school’s team was asked to do a presentation about the projects that had been done throughout the quarter final and semi-final which were “Bajet Eksplorasi”and “Wang Sihat” respectively. The presentation had to be 20 minutes.
Besides, there were questions and answers session for about 10 minutes. SMK St. Teresa was the champion and beat the other four finalists. SMS Muzzafar Syah from Melaka was the first runner up. SMK Dato Usman Awang and SMK Taman Universiti from Johor won the third place and the fourth place respectively. The fifth place went to SMK Kompleks KLIA from Negeri Sembilan. SMK St. Teresa managed to capture the judges’ hearts with their project entitled “Wang Sihat”.
Our school’s team who was in the first place earned RM 20 000, 2 computers and a certificate for each participant. The prizes were presented to the participants on the 21st of November 2012 in Pullman Putrajaya.