The tech giant and global leader TCS (TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES) organized “TCS IT WIZ” the biggest interschool IT Quiz regional level on Wednesday, the 21st of August at Music Academy, Chennai. The academy witnessed 1400 contestants hailed over 133 schools from various boards across the state Tamil Nadu. This open challenge quizzing contest accommodates multiple teams of 2 members from each school.

The 700 strong teams had undergone a tuff screening process to qualify themselves to attain the regional finals among the Super Six teams set for the on-stage battle. TCS IT WIZ 2019 has demanded the smartest brains to attain the greater task in achieving the title. The 45 mins combating questions were classified in five multifarious segments such as Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Tech Patriot, TCS and Block the Chain. At the end of the enigmatic quizzing session St.Jude’s clinches the TCS IT WIZ Regional Title with 225 points leaving the second with 50 and the third in 25 points. The ranking details of the six qualified schools at the finals as follows:-

1. St.Jude’s Public School & Junior College, Kotagiri 225
2. SRDF, Vivekanand Vidhyalaya 50
3. PSBB, Nungambakkam 25
4. Chettinad Vidyashram 0
5. Maharishi 0
6. S.V.V (Srevasta Viswanatha Vidyalaya -125

The star contestants Abhinav Sreekumar and Vishruth Devan from St.Jude’s Public School & Junior College won the meritorious title TCS IT WIZ Regional 2019 with a Jeweled Grand Trophy for the school, Gold medals with 60,000 Rupees (E-voucher) for digital shopping and also were showered with compliments includes Dining Vouchers from Taj Group of Hotels and a sponsored Trip to National Finals which will be held in Mumbai.

The Prizes were distributed by the guest of Honours Ms.Susan Grace, Career officer, Dept of Foreign Affairs & Trade from Australian Consulate General in Chennai with Mr. Suresh Raman, Vice President and Head of Operations TCS Chennai.

The Quiz Master and renowned Limca Record holder Mr. Giri ‘Pick Brain’ Balasubramanian has noted high on the consistent achievement of St. Jude’s by training a new performer every year.

“The Judians have retained to count on the ‘Eight’ laudable years of victory in winning the regional title of TCS IT WIZ and hailed twice with the National runner up trophy. The string of His grace will enable us to wheel on in Hitching our wagon to a Star” said the Principal of St.Jude’s Dr.Saro Dhanrajan appreciating the commendable work of the senior computer teacher and the sole trainer building champions Mr.Prakash.

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