Prospectus

Prospectus

Our Mission & Vision

To provide quality education that enhances the development of cognitive, effective and psycomotive skills that forms the essence of holistic growth. The need of the hour is quality education, since survival of even the fittest is tough in the present high tech world.

Introduction

Stella Maris Convent Senior Secondary School is under the ownership of Nirmala Province Venniyoor of the Congregation of The Daughters of Mary. Monsignor Joseph Kuzhinjalil is the founder and Mother Mary Kallarackal is the co-founderess of the congregation. One of their aims was to provide good education. According to the invitation and encouragement of the Malankara Catholic diocese of Muvatupuzha sisters were sent to start this Stella Maris convent School in the beginning of the academic year 1998-99 with 24 students in CBSE syllabus. By the special Grace of God, the school is improving day by day.

Our Mission & Vision

To provide quality education that enhances the development of cognitive, effective and psycomotive skills that forms the essence of holistic growth. The need of the hour is quality education, since survival of even the fittest is tough in the present high tech world.

Objectives

The school provides each student with the best education possible based on the fundamental human values. Each student is helped to develop a whole some personality for which due emphasis is given in the curriculum for intellectual, physical, moral and spiritual growth. A sense of social awareness and responsibility increases in a growing child, making him / her self-reliant. The programme of education implemented in this school aims at forming fine human persons and worthy citizens for our nation, who are committed to the sublime values of our nation.

Courses Offered

a. The school prepares the student for All India Secondary School Examination an All India Senior Secondary School Examination from Pre LKG to standard XII

b. The medium of instruction is English and the students are expected to speak only in English within the school campus. Malayalam is a compulsory language from LKG to standard VIII. In standard IX and X the students can choose either Hindi or Malayalam

Option for Senior Secondary class:

(i) Science group; Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Computer and English

(ii) Commerce group; Accountancy, Economics, Business Studies, Computer and English

Academic year

The Academic year starts in June and ends in March. All public holidays are holidays for the school. Further details are given in the calendar.

Admission

a. Admission to LKG class of the succeeding academic year starts by the month of December of the previous year. Application forms and prospectus are issued from the school office from November of the previous year.

b. The principal reserves the right to reject any application without assigning any reason.

c. The minimum age for admission to LKG class is three and a half years and to standard 1 is 6 years o the first of June of the year of study. The age limit varies correspondingly for admission to other standards. Relaxation to age limit will not be granted.

d. Admission in all classes other than LKG is strictly restricted to the number of vacancies arising in each class every year. Separate application forms will be issued for such admissions and a selection test will e conducted on the date announced at the end of every academic year. There will be no new admission in standard IX, X and XII.

e. Students seeking admission form other states or countries should produce Transfer Certificates counter signed by competent educational authorities / embassies of the countries concerned.

School discipline - Does & Don't

1.    The school uniform is to be worn on all working days. Otherwise, he/she is liable to be denied attendance in the class.

2.    All pupils should go for the assembly immediately after the first bell. Strict silence should be observed.

3.    Class room is sacred place and making loud noises in the class is absolutely forbidden.

4.    The school and its surroundings should be kept neat and tidy.

5.    If any damage caused to the school appliances, equipment’s, etc., the equal amount will be charged from those concerned.

6.    The school is not responsible for the loss of books, pen, pencils, umbrellas, money and other things. Pupils are not allowed to wear ornaments of gold.

7.    Students should speak honestly and frankly and never be shy but cheerful always, and show sign of good manners, courtesy and culture in conversation saying ‘thank you’,  ‘ please’, ‘yes teacher’ etc. They must be respectful to all members of the staff.

8.    Parents should ensure that their children reach at school on time.

9.    Students should never forget to wish ‘Good morning’ or Good afternoon’ as the case may be the teachers and other respectable person or elders. They also should greet one another.

Rules & Regulations

1. If the Principal observes during the school-session, that a particular child is medically not fit to attend the school, he reserves the right to send the child back home.

2. The school does not accept any responsibility, whatsoever, for any accident that may happen during or after the school hours, or any other occasion.

3. Speaking of English is encouraged in the School. Good manners, Good habits, obedience, order, neatness of dress and of person, and punctuality are required to be observed at all times.

4. During the working hours, order and silence are to be maintained while moving around the premises. Running, playing or shouting inside the school building is not allowed.

5. The regular attendance of the child in the classes is important. However, the prior submission of an application of absence is necessary. The reason of absence stated therein must be of a satisfactory nature. Application for leave should be briefly written in the school calendar in case of sickness or of other unforeseen circumstances, the pupils, on returning to the school, must show the reason of absence certified by his/her parent or guardian written in the calendar.

6. As per the C.B.S.E rules, 75% minimum attendance is required for the students of classes IX -- XII.

7. If a pupil is absent for 15 days without leave, his/her name might be removed from the class roll. The usual readmission fee (Rs. 50/-) will be charged if he/she is to be readmitted.

8. The School shall not be responsible for books, money, clothes or other articles that are lost. The pupils must look after their own belongings. It is not advisable for pupils to have money or valuable articles with them while coming to school.

9. Students are not allowed to enter the classrooms other than their own or to remain in the class-room during the Physical Education period.

10. Students are forbidden to give their teachers individual or collective presents without the permission of the Principal.

11. Students are not allowed to take private tuitions, paid or unpaid, from their subject teachers without the permission of the Principal.

12. Any damage done in the classroom, laboratory, school premises or in the bus has to be made good by the student.

13. Books borrowed from the library should be returned on due date, or replaced if lost.

14. No child should leave the school premises during the recess or during the school hours without the permission of the Principal.