ST. ALPHONSA PUBLIC SCHOOL & JUNIOR COLLEGE
St. Alphonsa Public School & Junior College started in 1990 by the Franciscan Clarist Congregation Educational Society, Bharananganam, which is a charitable body, registered under Travancore Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act 12 of 1955. The Provincial Superior of Franciscan Clarist Congregation, Bharananganam Province is the president of the society and the Manager of the school.
St. Alphonsa Public School is an ideal temple of academic excellence,with trained and well qualified teachers.
and Healthy, Secular & Spiritual atmosphere.
In addition to the academic and curricular activities students actively participate in
co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
St. Alphonsa, the first native woman saint of India, who lived as an unknown simple clarist nun within the four walls of the Franciscan Clarist convent at Bharananganam, in the state of Kerala, is now known all over the world. Her extraordinary power of intercession before her beloved Spouse Lord Jesus Christ, made her dear to everyone. Alphonsamma, as she was locally known, had a poor, difficult childhood and experienced early loss and suffering. She joined the Franciscan Clarist Congregation, and through them completed schooling and made her permanent vows in 1936. She taught school for years but was plagued by illness.
" A child's mind is one of God's most wonderful creations and to nurture and develop it harmoniously is one of the most strenuous but rewarding tasks .We are whole heartedly dedicated to the task of the harmonious development of the child's mind, body and spirit.