St Joseph's Senior Secondary School, Rihand Nagar

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.
Uttar Pradesh

TypePrivate Senior Secondary School
MottoTo Spread the Light of Truth and Justice
PrincipalRev.Fr. Baptist D'Souza
Vice PrincipalSister Sagaya CJ
Number of students750
HousesGandhi (Green), Nehru (Red), Shastri (Yellow), Tagore (Blue)
SportsCricket, 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 Number 2130104
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

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