Founded by Mother Salesia Reiner in the year 1878, St. Mary's Convent High School is situated at Nainital in the state of Uttarakhand. The school is beautifully located amidst the Kumaon Hills, at an elevation of 2,000 m above sea level. It's a Roman Catholic institution, handled by Sisters of the Congregation of Jesus order. It's also termed as Ramnee and Sonn, while those studying here are referred to as Ramneeites.
SSt. Mary's Convent is a residential-cum-day school for girls. Students
seeking education from Prep to XII can get admitted at the school. Due
to its superior educational standards, the school attracts students from
almost every corner of India. The school always strives to develop the
all-round personality of students.
St. Mary's Convent High School has opened its doors to students of all
castes and religions. Currently, the school successfully caters to the
educational requirements of around 1,100 girls, belonging to different
cities and towns of the country. The school curriculum has been designed
in a way that enhances the academic potential of students as well as
makes them culturally aware and socially responsible.
The syllabus of this top rank convent school is based on the
requirements of the ICSE (class X) and ISC (class XII). Though it's an
English medium school for girls, Hindi is also given equal importance.
The academic session of the school commences in the month of March and
ends in November. Whether a student should be promoted to the next class
entirely depends on her performance throughout the year. In the case of
promotion or withdrawal of students, the principal decision is full and
St. Mary's Convent High School (Nainital) places great emphasis on
participation in sports, games and co-curricular activities. While
studying at the institution, students can get trained in a wide range of
sports including basketball, handball, table tennis, volley ball, throw
ball etc. Dance, music, debates and elocution are among the various
co-curricular activities organized at the school.