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About LFHSS Kumbakonam

“Ora et.Labora” (to pray and to work) with this as her motto The Little Flower Higher Secondary School was started as primary school in the year 1922 by the tireless efforts of Rev.Fr.Michotte, M.E.P., a foreign missionary priest. This institution was named after the patron Saint –St. Theresa of Child Jesus. The Government gave recognition to this institution in 1928.

Ever Since her inception, Little Flower Higher Secondary School has been catering to the educational needs of thousands of poor and down trodden students from 40 villages in and around Kumbakonam town.

Formerly known as “Pattarai Pallikoodam” (Industrial School) it incorporated all students irrespective of caste and creed to inculcate value oriented education to date.

Following the hard – works of our founder, our former Bishops as managers, priests as correspondents and Headmasters had striven hard to bring name and fame to this temple of learning. It is also worth mentioning here that this institution has produced a galaxy of distinction personalities in various walks of life.

The Golden Jubilarian and the winner of both National and State Best Teacher Awards, Late Rev.Fr. Louis’ one score year’s headmastership between 1959 and 1979 should be acclaimed as the golden Era of this institution. It was in his period that our school has raised to the status of Higher Secondary in the year 1978. Rev. Fr.Louis has placed an indelible stamps in the heart of the staff and Students of his time.

The present manager of our school Rt.Rev.F.Antonisamy, the Bishop of Kumbakonam has a deep concern for this institution. The present correspondent very Rev.Msgr, Very. Rev. Fr.A.Packiasamy STD., wins the hearts of staff and students by attending to the needs towards the glory of this institution. The present headmaster Rev.Fr.L.Robert Selvan, a person of principles and visionary has brought this institution to break all the old records and to set new records in all the Curricular and extra curricular activities. His inspiring words, his mind capturing examples, his encouragements have led Little Flower Higher Secondary School to be the best school in Kumbakonam Town.

The teaching staff, the office staff and the management staff make their invaluable contribution to make this school what it is today. It is their dedication, devotion, commitment and loyalty that counts a lot in making 2800 students studying in our school today to be the men of quality, to be the leaders in all walks of life so that they may serve the nation in truth, justice and love.

Today the Little Flower Higher Secondary School is striving to prepare generation of students not only imparting them academic knowledge, but also by inculcating in them the values of life-thus transforming their attitudes to the fully human beings and fruitful citizens of India.