St Joseph's Senior Secondary School (SJS), in Rihand nagar, was opened in July 1984. It was established and is managed by Roman Catholic Diocese of Allahabad Pvt. Ltd., of which the Bishop of Allahabad is the Director-General who is the president of the Education Society which runs a number of schools in urban and rural areas catering to various sections of people. This branch of St. Joseph's School provides enormous help to the siblings of the NTPC, Rihand employees.
|St. Joseph's Sr. Sec. School, Rihand|
Rihand Nagar, Sonebhadra District.,
|Type||Private Senior Secondary School|
|Motto||To Spread the Light of Truth and Justice|
|Principal||Rev.Fr. Baptist D'Souza|
|Vice Principal||Sister Sagaya CJ|
|Number of students||750|
|Houses||Gandhi (Green), Nehru (Red), Shastri (Yellow), Tagore (Blue)|
|Sports||Cricket, Football, Basketball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Athletics|
This school is run for the National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) at Rihand Nagar (RhSTPP), Sonebhadra District. - Uttar Pradesh. The School is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi. Its staff includes the sisters of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary (IBMV), now known as Congregation of Jesus (CJ) as its core group.
The motto of this school is "To spread the light of truth and justice".
|Year of establishment of School||1984|
|Affiliated to||Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi|
|Status of Affiliation||Provisional|
|Affiliation with the Board Since||1 April 1989|
|Area of School Campus||4.38 Acres|
|Other Facilities||Gymnasium, Music Class, Indoor/Outdoor Games, Science and Computer Labs, Special Electronics Course for 9th and 10th Grade students, Health and Medical Checkup, School Library||Head Girl||Soumya Bhagat||Head Boy||Shivansh Mahobiya|