St. Mary’s High School was established in 1955 and located at Jawalakhel, Lalitpur. It is under the management of Sisters of the Congregation of Jesus founded by an English Lady, Mary Ward, in 1969. It completed more than 50 years of dedicated service to the people of Nepal in the field of Education. Fifty years of commitment to “Education of Girls”, walking on the ideals of a great pioneering woman ‘Mary Ward’ of the 16th century.
St. Mary’s High School, is open to girls of all communities, irrespective of status, caste, creed and religion. This school imparts not only academic education to girls, but also helps them to form an integrated personality by developing in them a strong character, love of truth, respect, loyalty, a sense of justice and the necessity for honest hard work. This will make them an honour to womanhood and a source of happiness and blessings to all with whom they come in contact.
Mission and Vision
Believing that education is a powerful agent of social transformation, St. Mary’s High School move towards the empowerment of women and formation of students inculcating in them a sense of justice, religious tolerance, compassion, and love.
Making them aware of the value system of the world in which they live, they are enabled to analyze it critically and make responsible decisions for themselves.
They are led to appreciate God’s creation, value life, human dignity and potential and thus to pursue the fullness of life.