St. Joseph Higher Primary School

St. Joseph Higher Primary School

St. Joseph HR Pry. School

St Joseph Hr. Pry. School was established by Rev Ladislaus De Louze in the year 1833. Along with religious education, reading, writing and Mathematics was taught to the students. In the year 1893 this institution was recognized by the government. This institution has rendered selfless service for the cause of education of the local children without discrimination.

School Motto: Love, Care, Service

Aim: Enlightening the little ones


  • The all round development of students Intellectual, Physical, Emotional and spiritual.
  • Fostering critical thinking and intellectual excellence
  • Formation of good citizens, deeply loyal to God and the country


Who served at St. Joseph Hr. Pry. School were:

  • Rev. Fr. Philip Nazareth
  • Rev. Fr. Albert D’ Souza
  • Rev Fr. Ligoury D’ Souza
  • Rev Fr. Elias D’ Souza
  • Rev Fr. Valerian D’ Souza
  • Rev Fr. Gregory William Vas
  • Rev Fr. Lawrence D`Souza
  • Rev Fr. Valerian Pinto
  • Rev Fr. Victor Machado is the present Correspondent of this institution.

Rev.Fr. Victor Machado Correspondent (2015 – till date )

Head of the Institution:

The Heads of Institution who served at St Joseph Hr Pry School were Mr P.J. Mascarenhas, Mr Baptist D`Costa, Sr Marian B.S., Mr P.N. Sequeira, Mr Venkataramana Holla, Sr Oliva B.S; Sr Beatrice B.S, Sr Doris B.S; Sr. Lizzy B.S; Sr Stella B.S; Sr Regis B.S; Sr Usha B.S; Sr Sarita B.S; Sr.Rita Felcy B.S is the present


Sr. Rita Felcy B.S (at Present)


We have 16 dedicated teachers who render selfless service.

  • Sr. Rita Felcy B.S. – Headmistress
  • Mrs Evelyn saldanha
  • Mrs Lilly Gonsalves
  • Mrs Florine Fernandes
  • Sr Monthi B.S.
  • Mrs Lucy Rebello
  • Sr Norma B.S.
  • Mrs Jacintha D`Souza
  • Mrs Symproz Tauro
  • Mrs Augustine D`Souza
  • Mrs Leena Valento
  • Mrs Cynthia D`Souza
  • Mrs Celine Monteiro
  • Mrs Louisa D`Souza
  • Mrs Rita Flora D`Costa
  • Mrs Usha Kiran

Old Student`s Association:

The old students Association was formed in 1976. This Association has rendered their support for the development of the school. Mr Sushil Noronha is serving as the present President of this association. Co-curricular Activities: Besides the academic teaching, we involve our students in various activities. National Festivals are celebrated inculcate spirit of Patriotism and unity among the students. Band and dance classes are given to those who are interested. Facilities are also provided for the promotion of sports and games. It has enabled a large number of students to participate at the Zonal, Taluk and District level. The students who have gained knowledge from this institution have been recognized at the National and Inter – National level.