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HISTORY OF ALPHONSA HIGH SCHOOL, SAWANGI MEGHE WARDHA

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because He has appointed me to bring good news to the poor (Lk.4/ 18)
Every missionary is a person who is send; send by God for His mission. The Good Lord has appointed and anointed us with His Spirit to reach and to preach the Good News i.e. God is love. So the FCC missionaries with the zeal of St. Thomas came to The Ghandian city -Wardha.
Alphonsa High school was started on 30 th June 1990 with 23 children in the LKG. The school started in the farm house of St. Antony’s parish land at Sawangi Meghe. The formal inauguration of the school was done by Rev.Fr. Eugine Thomas CMI the then parish priest of St. Antonys parish church Wardha. The small farm house turned out as school was blessed by Rev. Fr. Diago CMI in the presence of Rev. Sr. Beena the then Regional superior, Manager Rev. Sr. Lawrance, Principal Rev. Sr. Victus and a few Rev. Fathers and sisters of our neighboring communities.
Alphonsa High School is a co-educational minority institution managed by Alphonsa Educational Society of Franciscan Clarist Congregation, Amala Province Bhopal. The school follows CBSE syllabus. It aims at the formation of an integrated person with a mission of establishing the reign of God. The acceptance of Fatherhood of God and universal brotherhood is the motivation and goal of our education. Trusting in the providence of God we instill in our students the Gospel values of love, truth, justice, forgiveness, tolerance and concern for others and help them to achieve harmonious integration between religion and life and thereby become a channel of Peace. Our Education imparts an appreciation of Indian heritage and enables the students to imbibe its culture and ethos for building a harmonious society irrespective of faith, caste, language, sex etc. Awaken a sense of eco consciousness and love for nature is one of our objectives. Above all our target is education for all specially for the poor and the marginalized, recognizing the face of Jesus in them.
The motto of our school is Truth, Wisdom, and Love. At present the strength of our school is 1700 students with 60 committed staff. All of them find a happy and amiable atmosphere in the school which is their second home. The school has sent 6 batches of students after their Xth board exam (State Board of Maharashtra) and 4 batches in CBSE. All these years the school proved its quality with cent percent result.
Through the powerful intercession of our school patroness St. Alphonsa each and every Alphonsites enjoy the spirit of co-operation peace and harmony. We bow our heads to the Almighty God for the continual assistance, care and protection to all the members of Alphonsa Family.

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