Vidya Jyothi School
Jyothi Nilaya our present abode which was a tiny and remote village in Mysore. It was here the need of education was felt because the children without attending school were roaming in the streets and grazing the sheep. The women were bound within the 4 walls. Sr. Umbertina along with the Novices visited the villages several times a week to meet individually and in groups. They used to return home with a heavy heart seeing the pathetic condition of living.
“You have a greater obligation to give a good example, because you have received an excellent education”(Mo.Caterina Cittadini).
Vidya Jyothi School is one of the most wanted Schools in the area obtaining every year 100% result for SSLC .It is an institution of Christian witnessing in a predominantly non-Christian area. Great interest is taken for character formation and academic excellence.
Sacred Heart school
The foundation of the edifice of the present educational structure of our sacred heart school can be traced back to an evening of May 15th 1995 when a priest who had been out, visiting the villages, brought to the sisters a few poor, neglected, under nourished children. The nuns welcomed the destitute into their house with open arms and hearts. We are conscious of the sacrifice and love of the General Mo. Generosa and her counselors, our Indian Delegate
Sr. Therisiamma has taken the challenges and commitment in spreading the seed of faith and also in establishing the Institute in A.P
Nested in the heart of Arugolanu village Sacred Heart school stands tall not only in structural prominence but also in academic distinction and honorable repute backed with a rich experience of 25 years in the noble field of education.
Guided by the Ursuline way of educating the young, our mission is to make this school an agent of transformation by training the young minds to be spiritually rooted, emotionally balanced, intellectually competent and responsible citizens in viewed with noble values.
The school uses modern teaching methods, a variety of extra and co-curricular activities ignite creativity blossom critical thinking among the student and enhance communication skills. The sisters and teachers who are the soul of this establishment equipped with the requisite knowledge to encourage joy in creative expression and have been the force behind the academic excellence.
St. Mary’s English Medium School
St. Mary’s English Medium School, Kannur stands amidst beautiful surroundings. It was established in the year 2002 to provide an all-round education to all sections of society, regardless of caste, creed, gender or social status. The motto of the school embodies the spirit of our foundresses Mo. Catherina and Mo. Giuditta, to love, to serve and to set free. Early age nourishment can give them the confidence for a better life. Every child is blessed with something special. Our aim is to nurture the skills as skill produce performance and performance results in self – esteem and competence.
A humble beginning with humility, Love and service is the ethical value that our school stands for. Here, there is a spontaneous flow of love, from which learning is absorbed. Our school, which is a beautiful building, is equipped with a full – fledged physics, chemistry and Mathematics lab that help students to brush up their theory knowledge through various experiments. Today we are living in a world of Technology and we are equipped with computer lab to facilitate computer education and internet learning.
We follow the continuous and comprehensive Education (CEE) for our lower section and Terminal Exams along with periodic test for the higher section in our school which promotes regularity of assessments where in, students are evaluated periodically. We focus on learning through projects, assignments, experiments and many other activities. Along with our daily routine of academics children imbibe spiritual practices. Being Apostolic Educators we teach them to be modest, generous and lovable. The entire staff of our school is dedicated and devoted to their profession and try to inculcate the values in our children. We motivate the children to understand the needs of the poor and be generous in helping them. Hence we are happy to say that the children are very thoughtful of the needs of others and they have collected about two lakhs rupees to help two persons who were in need of Kidney transplantation. We emphasize on cleanliness, healthy food habits, innovative ideas, benevolence, concern etc. We have a holistic approach towards every venture that we undertake in our school. Children are taught to be close to nature. Every year we organize some programmes under the able leadership of Jesuit fathers for giving an Eco- aesthetic counter culture value to our students.
Our school has five clubs such as Mathematics, Health and wellness, Arts , Science and sports. We aim at nurturing the various inborn talents in the children through these clubs. We follow the house system among children where in Morning Assembly and the other activities of the school are taken up by the respective houses. Co - curricular activities such as Karate, keyboard, dance, music and chess are also given equal importance. The students gets an opportunity to display their talents in the various inter – house competitions that are conducted periodically. Many of our students brought laurels to the institution in various competitions conducted at the district, zone and state levels.
As a part of work experience we are giving training in making products from waste materials, handicrafts and other art works. We have well equipped smart class rooms for a better and quicker understanding of the concepts in class and to improve the overall academic performance of the students. It improves teacher’s effectiveness and productivity in the class and making learning an enjoyable experience for students. Our school has well-furnished modern lab facilities separately for science subjects, computer science and mathematics. To appreciate and motivate the children, special annual endowments for best students in different sections are given.
Coming to a conclusion, our mission is to cherish academic excellence with high moral values for creating responsible citizen of the nation. Along with secular knowledge, we strive to form in them a right conscience in their relations with God and their fellow being, with a thirst for truth, a sense of social justice, genuine concern for others and obedience to the lawful authority.