This commission consists of 65 primary schools, 23 middle schools, 10 High Schools and 4 higher secondary schools, all aided by Tamilnadu Government and abides by the rules and regulations of the Tamilnadu Government, enjoying the minority rite privilege in appointing the teachers independently of the Government. It focuses on the education of poor students (mostly village poor students) not only on the academic education but also on catechism to the Christians, moral and value education to the non-Christians. Periodical training programmes and refresher courses are given to the teachers in order to update themselves to the signs of the times. It helps catholic trained teachers get job opportunities if and when vacancies arise in the schools, following seniority lists of the unemployed trained hands.
Address:Education Commission, Jubilee Pastoral Centre, THEMBAVANI THOTTAM, Shanthi Nagar, TIRUNELVELI – 627011
Rev. Fr.Viagapparaj N.