The St. Thomas School is run by MAR THOMA CHURCH. Mar Thomas Church is based in Kerala. The church was established by St. Thomas, one of the twelve disciples of Jesus Christ. It was established in A. D. 52, the church is spread all over the world. To impart the love of god through service is the mission and witness of the church. Now the church has 650 schools all over India, 85 Gram Jyoti Schools which imparts English Education in interior villages of India. There are several Art & Science colleges and technical colleges under the Church. The Mar Thomas Church is one of the pioneers in the field of modern education in India.
Love the God and serve the nation is our aim. We set quality per excellence as aim. We believe in the slow and steady progress in every field.
- Day School
- School provides transportation
- Nursery to XII
- GSEB Board
- English Medium
- Day School
- Co-ed School
- School provides transportation
- Grades: Nursery, 1-12
- School Day: Monday - Saturday
- Timing: 10am - 5pm
- Gender: Co-Educational
- Religion: All
- Principal: Rev. Fr. Prince Korah
- Acronym: STEMS
- Curriculum: CBSE
- Language: English
- Fees: Contact to school
At the Seminar Room, workshops, meetings and group discussions are conducted in a large and open space, and up to 200 people can be seated in the Seminar Room at the same time
St. Thomas School has facilities for outdoor games like cricket, football, Kho-Kho, Voleyball with designated grounds, along with basketball and skating courts. Also with indoor games like chess, carom and table tennis, students are nourished with a balance of study and play.
St. Thomas School, with strength of approximately 1,400 students and 65 staff members, has a most efficient transport department. The school facilitates 5 buses for commuting students and teachers. This department plays a pivotal role in coordinating the scores of school buses essential for ferrying students and faculty members from different parts of the city to the school and vice-versa. This department also holds the additional responsibility of arranging vehicles for visitors, for recreational activities like school picnics, and to send students to participate in various inter-school activities.
The library boasts of 10, 000 with the number increasing with each passing day. The libraries have sections ranging from textbooks and reference books to fiction and general knowledge. Since the school aims at making learning a fun process, there is an assortment of books and magazines available on general topics and separate sections for hobby-related books, books on travel, animal care, short stories, autobiographies, biographies, drama, poetry, astrology and other topics.
The school has a computer laboratory accessible to students during and after school hours with advanced infrastructure in terms of hardware and software to cater to the requirements of the students, teachers and the curriculum.
The school has a state of the art Biology, Chemistry and Physics Labs with all the modern equipments. Apart from that the school also has a computer lab for the students. The labs along with the trained teachers strive hard to impart practical and professional applications of what is taught in class.
Extra Curricular Activities
St.Thomas School gives sufficient time to the students for recreation in the form of Yoga classes, Aerobics, Physical Education and both indoor and outdoor games.. A beautiful, well-equipped children park has been created for the tiny tots to enjoy their school with fun and play.
Outdoor games : The school has a spacious ground for outdoor activities and it comprises courts for basketball and skating Some of the outdoor games taught in school Football, Cricket, Basketball, Kho-Kho, skating etc.
Indoor games : Indoor games like Chess, Carrom and Table Tennis are also played.
Aerobics and P.T. : Regular classes of Aerobics and P.T (Physical Education) are conducted during the daily schedule for the students to keep themselves physically fit.
Adequate emphasis is ensured in the graded subjects like computer, art/craft, General Knowledge, Value Education and Physical education for the harmonious development of the child. Activities such as Quiz, Music, Drama, Yoga, Recitation, Rangoli, Salad Making, essay writing, card making etc are encouraged through individual, inter-house and inter-school competition. Training in basket ball, volley ball, foot ball, cricket, skating, aerobics, badminton etc are provided.
The St. Thomas School, Surat was established in the year 1997 and is managed by Western India Zonal Assembly (WIZA) of the Mumbai diocese of the Mar Thomas Church. WIZA is registered under the societies registration act 1860 vide reg. No. MAH/BOM/206/90 and public trust registration number is F-13893 (BOM). The Trust has many important charitable organizations, Navjeevan Centre, Mumbai for the rehabilitation of the children of red light area,Tribal Children hostel in Ahwa & Pipalpada are some of them.
St. Thomas English Medium Higher Secondary school is now managed by a board with Rt. Rev. Dr. Thomas Mar Theethos, the Bishop of Mumbai dioceses of the Mar Thoma Church as Chairman. It has Sister Schools in Ahwa, Vapi & Lonavala. There are classes from Nursery to 12th Standard (Science and commerce).