MALACCA: The parody of the worldwide hit Gangnam Style took center stage during a Christmas celebration at Malacca International School (MIS).
Themed “Joy of Sharing”, the school’s management modified the lyrics of South Korean singer Psy rendered hit to rekindle the Christmas mood among the guests including representatives of other local education institution.
MIS students sung Christmas carols and dance to the tune of “oppagangnam style song” keeping the guests mesmerised during the event recently.
The event also saw children from the Portuguese Settlement in Ujong Pasir here appearing as Santa Crews to cheer up the celebration.
Parents of MIS students also participated in the event by offering their Christmas delicacies and cuisines to the guests.
During the event, MIS wanted to do their part for the unprivileged when they decided to donate money that was garnered through fund-raising effort to a private welfare home here.
The fund was collected through sales of Christmas cookies and cards that were sold at MIS during a fair, recently. The donation of RM5,000 was handed over to Happiness Centre, a home for physically and mentally challenged children and adults, here.
The donation was presented by MIS director Shamsunnisa Abdul Jabbarto Founder of Happiness Centre to Roy Collar while the presentation was witnessed by Dr Jeffery Louis, the principal of MIS.
Dr Louis when met later said MIS held a separate Christmas do at the private home, a day before the celebration at the school, “This when we decided to hand over the donation to the home, our students also gained an insight on how the disabled were nursed during our visit that indeed was a valuable experience for all of us, he added.