“We, the sisters of St. Ann of Providence in India, challenged by the life and mission of Jesus Christ, who is the incarnation of the compassionate love of the Father, re-dedicate ourselves with a creative fidelity towards the education of the children and youth, with special preference to the poor and the marginalized, to liberate and empower them by imparting quality education, instilling in them the human values and thus enabling them to become instruments of ‘Social Change and thus fulfill the intention of our Founders, Marquis Carlo Tancredi and Marchioness Guilia Di Barolo.”
“We, the sisters of St. Ann of Providence are called to place our total trust in God and by His Divine Power, for the little ones, youth and marginalized, into women and men of character, who will distinguish themselves by their academic and professional excellence, sound human values of love, peace and brotherhood/sisterhood, holistic growth in their intellectual, emotional, physical, aesthetic abilities with a spirit of selfless service and leadership qualities. Thus they will contribute their talents for the transformation of the present day conditions, towards building a just and eco-friendly human society, where genuine freedom, equality of opportunities, respect for religion, moral and social values found in the Gospels and enshrined in the Constitution of India will prevail.
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
The Congregation of the Sisters of St. Ann was started in ltaly, in 1834, by a pious couple the Marquis Carlo Tancredi, Barolo and Guilia di Barolo for the Christian education of the poor and needy children and youth. They established schools as well as vocational centers to ensure that children and youth would grow, live in dignity and fulfill their vocation as human beings who could contribute to the building of society according to the values of Jesus Christ.
The aim of St. Ann’s English Medium School is to impart a balanced and all-round education to promote the integral development of the personality of each student. This cherishes the value of dignity of each student as a child of God. It seeks to foster in the students an education on the Gospel values and true values of our Indian culture. So it shapes its curriculum to inculcate in the’students values such as love, brotherhood, justice, truth, honesty, simplicity, tolerance and compassion. It is keen on developing in them a sense of responsibility and sensitivity to the needs of others and an attitude to face difficulties and the future with courage and optimism.