Education

One of the basic aims for founding our congregation was to promote education of the poor, especially girls irrespective of caste and creed. Following faithfully the Charism of the founder, our Congregation is typically an educative community.

Some of our sisters are teaching in Diocesan Colleges Viz. Fatima Mata National College , Kollam and Bishop Benziger College of Nursing. We teach in corporate management schools. Among them Vimala Hridaya Higher Secondary School, Pattathanam, Kollam deserves a special mention for, it is the best school in the district of Kollam and about five thousand students study in this school. Other schools are St. Margaret Girls’ High School, Kanjiracode, Kollam, St. Antony’s HSS Kanjiracode, Nitya Sahaya Mata School Kottiyam, Kollam, St. Michael’s Vocational Higher Secondary School , Kumbalam, Kollam and St. Antony’s Secondary School Koivila and St. Joseph Secondary School , Sakthikulangara, St. Goretti Higher Secondary School, Punalur  and several other elementary schools.

 Our Self management schools in Kerala include Vimala Hridaya ISE School Pazhayattinkuzhi, Kollam, Lourde Mata Higher Secondary School Kovilthottam Kollam, Lourde Mata CBSE School , Kovilthottam, Vimala Hridaya High School , Viraly, Trivandrum and many elementary schools.

A good number of sisters teach in our own schools in other states of India viz. at Korba and Charoda in Chattisgarh, Chengum and Santhavasal in Tamil Nadu, Bethmangala in Karnataka, Veeravasarum in Andhra Pradesh, Banmankhi and Purnea  in Bihar, Bavel in Haryana,  Among them Nirmala Convent English Medium Higher Secondary School, Nirmala Convent Hindi Medium Higher Secondary School, Nirmala Convent CBSE School, Korba, Chattigarh, Jyothi Vidyalaya Higher Secondary School, Charoda,   Jyothi Vidyalaya CBSE School Charoda, Chattigarh and Vimala Hridaya CBSE School, Bavel, Haryana deserve special mention. Divine Mercy School , Veeravasarum, St. Francis Academy , Kala amb, Himachal Pradesh are parish schools where our sisters render service.

It is a matter of joy that a few sisters are teaching in Parish schools in the archdiocese of Indianapolis , Indiana , USA and a few others are getting ready to teach in schools in the archdiocese.

Where ever we teach, we help the students to develop themselves into mature and responsible persons to play well their role in their families, social and political life. With a sense of responsibility we make efforts to spread the Spirit of the Gospel in colleges, schools and families through active participation in the campus ministry.