Education aims the rearing up of disciplined, efficient and God fearing citizens. All the above qualities are of paramount importance as far as individual as well as national life is concerned. The need of the hour is to bring up good citizens; who would put others interests before their own interests and would willingly contribute their mite for the well being of the fellow citizens.
It is with these noble ideals in mind that the school was founded in 11th June 1979 by Chevalier T THOMAS, the Founder, to impart quality education to the children of the lower middle class families. Marian Sr. Sec. School is a co-educational English Medium School affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi and located in a campus on K.K. Road, Kalathipady, 5 km away from Kottayam town.
The aim of the school is to provide a full liberal and comprehensive education and to impart education through modern training methods which will develop the character and personality of the child. The object is to turn out young men and women with a keen sense of discipline and responsibility, initiative and self-reliance, integrity and loyalty to the nation.
Our motto as depicted in our school emblem is SM -> ST. MARY – ADORNED BY THE CROWN with the wording DOMINIE ILLUMINA ME – ‘God enlighten me’. The crown represents success in the fulfillment of imparting best education.
The school is run under Chevalier T Thomas Educational Trust (Regd.), a public Charitable Trust, started by the founder Chevalier. T Thomas. The object of the Trust is to establish and manage Educational institutions of high standard and to serve the society and nation by helping the needy and deserving students irrespective of Caste, Community, Creed or Religion.
Other Institutions governed by CTTE Trust
St.Mary’s Boys Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Perambur, Chennai, TN.
St.Mary’s Girls Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Perambur, Chennai, TN.
St.Mary’s Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Redhills, Chennai, TN.
Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth College for Women. Perambur, Chennai. TN.
The school started with 11 students and 3 teachers in a rented building. We have been able to attain tremendous growth within a short span of time and now we have classes up to Std. XII with 1700 students whose academic requirements are met by a team of eminently qualified and dedicated teachers.
Attention to the individual is ensured by restricting the number of students in each class. An effort to upgrade the faculty is made by deputing teachers to refresher programs.
The aim of the school is to provide a full liberal and comprehensive education and to impart education through modern training methods which will develop the character and personality of the child – Our Motto
“Better nation can be build by better citizens For which education is the foundation”
“When we educate a women we educate a family”
“Women is the pillar of the home of society , Of the Nation & so, of humanity itself She shapes an individual, the culture and Future of the country to bring our better citizens of India to create a better nation”.
All the institutions under T.Thomas Educational Trust make their strides in developing the total personality of students on progressive lines with comprehensive mental outlook and self confidence based on sound character.
Managing administration and academics seems to be a difficult task for many. Mrs. Rajatha is handling them with expertise and passion. Great teachers and great Principals can help to close persistent achievement
gaps. Mrs.Rajatha is a multi talented personality who helps to change the attitudes of students in a positive way and to build habits of minds that can change a student’s life trajectory.
Marian School continues to flourish well under Mrs.Rajatha’s illustrious headship.
A lovable personality, who lights the candle of words and instill values in young mind by her unending passion for teaching the language. Prior to taking charge as Vice Principal, Mrs. Reena was the head of English Department, She has more than three decades of teaching experience at Marian Sr Secondary School.
The charisma and warmth, she spread among students and staff made Mrs. Reena Thomas the kind of great teacher who is hard to find difficult to part with and impossible to forget.
The Primary Section being the Basic Building block , more emphasis is given to the overall development of the Child in Scholastic & Non Scholastic Areas. The school provides ample learning facilities like Smart class, Math lab, Flip Learn, Augmented Reality classes which ease the learning practice for all students. We train the children on the assertion that students need 21st century skills to help them succeed in today’s highly competitive & diverse society.