Thirteenth All Kerala Don Bosco Inter School English Elocution Competition, a joined venture of the PTA and staff of Don Bosco Senior Secondary School (Vaduthala), was conducted on the 31st of July 2009. The competition was based on the topic, Is Chandrayan Justified when our children starve? It was indeed a day of arguments, justifications and mind-blowing performance. Schools from all over Kerala participated. Prof. Edward Edezhath (St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam) gave the key note address and inaugurated the competition at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Fr. Devassy Chirackel SDB, the Rector& Principal, welcomed the gathering. Rev. Fr. Babu Manissery SDB, the vice-principal and Administrator, felicitated. Prof. Sankara Menon (Retd. Professor of English, SH College, Thevara), Prof. Mary Fatima Cross (Professor, SCMS, Kalamassery) and Sr. Sheela Valavi (An experienced teacher) were the three eminent judges of the event. Model Technical School (Kaloor) became the winners and Master Ralph Reti from Don Bosco Senior Secondary School (Vaduthala) came out second. All the participants were awarded certificates of participation and consolation prizes.