Here is Our History
Mananthavady, a part of erstwhile Diocese of Thalassery, became an independent Syro-Malabar Catholic Diocese during 1973. The bifurcation of Schools under the Corporate Educational Agency Diocese of Thalassery completed during 1980 The Corporate Educational Agency Diocese of Mananthavady, constituted and started formal function with effect from 26/06/1980, in a single room attached to the Bishops House, with the approval of the Director of Public Instruction Thiruvananthapuram. There were one TTI, 4 High Schools, 9 UP Schools and 7 LP Schools under the management. His Excellency Bishop Jacob Thoomkuzhy appointed Vicar General Msgr. Thomas Moolakunnel as the 1st Corporate Manager. His Excellent leadership, planning and hard work paved the way for the overall development of Educational institutions and its infrastructure. His Excellency appointed Rev.Fr. Joseph Nechikattu as the Second Corporate Manager during 1987. During this period the Management of St. Joseph’s High School Kallody and AUP School Ambayathode were amalgamated with this Management. His very valuable service continued up to 1992. Rev.Fr Thomas Joseph Therakam took charge as 3rd Manager during May 1992 and his valuable service continued up to 1997. He took new administrative steps in the field of appointment, Transfer and Posting, Published Seniority list of the teaching and non teaching staff, formulated Co-Operative Staff Society and established Campus ministry. Rev.Fr. Augustine Nilackapally (1997 to 2002) became the Corporate Manager during 1997. During his management the Higher Secondary School, started, first at Payyampally during 1998 and there at Kottiyoor and Kallody during 2000. The Corporate Educational Agency Diocese of Mananthavady flourished in all respect under the management and leadership of Rev. Fr. Jose Kocharackal 2002-2005, Rev. Fr. Mathai Pallichankudy 2005-2008 Rev.Fr Robin Vadakkenchery became the 7th manager during 2008. The Corporate Educatonal Agency stepped into the new generation technology and Started its own website, Portal ID, Online administration etc... during this period Rev. Fr. John Ponparackal the present Corporate Manager took charge from 2014. To construct new school buildings to replace the dilapidated building, provide good education, attract more students to the schools achieve 100% result in SSLC and Plus Two examination are the main task entrusted with him.