Who we are

Introduction


De Paul School, Kolkata, is an educational institute established and managed by the Vincentians of th fathers North Indian Province (N.I.P.) of the Congregation of the Mission (C.M.) under the Articles 29 & 30 of the Constitution of India. The members are Catholic Priests and Brothers belonging to the Congregation of the Mission founded by St. Vincent de Paul in 1625. The congregation runs a net¬work of schools, colleges and universities of its own in different parts of the world.


Specific Character :


As a Minority Institution, De Paul SchoQ1 is primarily meant to cater to the needs of the Christian community. However, it is open to the students of other communities as well. Being a Christian institute it maintains its Christian atmosphere, identity and character. Therefore, only Christian worship will be conducted in the school campus.

Objectives : De Paul stands to :


Enlighten : You are the light of the world. Your light must shine before others, so that they may see the good you do and praise your Father in heaven. (cf.Mt. 5:14 —16)

Empower : Jesus called his twelve disciples and gave them power and authority to drive out all evil spirits and to heal diseases. (Lk 9:1)

Ensure : For you to obtain wisdom and instruction, to acquire well-ordered knowledge, and become just with discernment and integrity. Simple people will become clever and the young will acquire understanding and foresight. (Prov. 1:2-4)

Excel : The sun shines on everything and the work of the Lord is filled with His glory. All His works are beautiful, even to the smallest spark of light. One thing emphasizes the excellence of the other; who could ever weary of admiring his glory. (Sir 42 : 16, 22, 25)