Mount St Mary’s School is located on Parade Road in Delhi Cantt. It is a Patrician Brother’s School that is run by the Society of St. Patrick. The school was established in 1963. The school imparts sound, moral, intellectual and physical education to the children. Rev. Bro. Dominic Jacob is the Principal of the school. At the school, the modern infrastructure blends with the beautiful environs. The school lays emphasis on the inculcation of high ideals, gentlemanly behavior and moral rectitude.
The Brothers at the School consider the formation of character the first essential of any sound educational system. The school lays emphasis on the inculcation of high ideals, gentlemanly behavior and moral rectitude. Here religious instruction is imparted to Catholic pupils only. Other pupils are given a comprehensive course in value education. The school attaches great importance to varied programme activities outside the ordinary class routine.
The school aims to develop important traits of character like honesty, self-confidence, co-operation and diligence in its students. The school aims to promote talents of leadership and responsibility in its students. The students are encouraged to be a part of study circles and clubs, debates, elocution and quiz contests, dramatics, music – Western and Indian. The students are also taken out on excursions.
The curriculum of the school is designed to stimulate intellectual growth and talent. In the year 1963, the brothers of St Patrick (Patrician Brothers) opened a new school called Mount Saint Mary’s. The school was started with four brothers, six teachers and eighty-five students. The first principal of the school was Bro. E. J Dunne. He was in charge of the school till January 1969. Initially the school was first housed in eight tents (with seven classes). The entire school moved into a new building in July 1963. Two floors of the school were completed in December 1963.
The school has been divided into four houses. These four houses are Hughes House, Hogan House, Price House and Parkinson House. The school has well-qualified staff that takes full care of the students. It is ensured at the school that education is imparted in the best possible way. The student-teacher ratio in the school is well-balanced to ensure that the kids get the best education. The campus of Mount St Mary’s School is well equipped with modern infrastructural facilities. The school has spacious ventilated class rooms. The latest teaching aids are used at the school. The school has a rich library that has the latest collection of books, magazines and encyclopedias. The school has state-of-the-art computer labs and science labs. The school has a play ground, where the students can take part in various outdoor sports.