LORETO CONVENT SCHOOL is situated in the leafy environs of the RCF Township, Chembur. It began at RCF Township in Type IV, Building No. 25, when on 16th June 1968, the Loreto Sisters took over the School from the Good Shepherd Nuns. Mother Patricia Hickey was instrumental in encouraging this takeover. It was Sr. Ursula and Sr. Victorine who were the first Loreto Nuns who took over. When Sr. Victorine left Chembur, Sr. Francis Michael came to help Sr. Ursula. The school was then shifted to its present location in the year 1969.
The school grew in size and popularity, under the able guidance of not only its pioneer sisters but also under Sr. Carmella, Sr. Elizabeth, Sr. Evelyn, Sr. Irene, Sr. Bridget etc., until the year 2000—when the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Apparition took over. The school primarily caters to the children of RCF employees, the local Catholic Community, and to extent possible, members of all other Communities. It is a co-
The motto of the erstwhile Loreto Order, “Serve in Joy” would earnestly be followed in its curricular and co-
Kindergarten (St. Joseph of the Apparition)
The Loreto Convent School Primary section caters to the educational needs of about 600 students with a student teacher ratio of a bout 1:45, the dedicated staff of the school are able to impart education aimed at the all round personality development of the individual child. Stress is not as much on academic excellence as on discipline and good value systems, which we believe, will not only groom a child to become a good social being but also enable him/ her to realise his/ her potential -
Care is taken to ensure a healthy team spirit among the students through the various extra-
Loreto Convent Secondary section is recognized and aided by the Maharashtra State Board of Education. About 650 girls are taking education under the Loreto banner in Chembur-
Daily: Maroon checked pinafore dress with white blouse, white socks, black shoes and black hair ribbon.
PT Days: White Shorts, white skirt, White T-
The secondary section of Loreto Convent School started their yearly magazine "Loretians", since 2001 with the encouragement and motivation of Sr. Josephine. Articles, essays, speeches, poems etc., are written by the students. Mrs. Magdalene Devdas was the first editor of Loretians who did a wonderful job of inspiring and guiding students and readers through her informative editorials. Mrs. Anita Mascarenhas is the current editor.
KG Section: 8.45 a.m. -
Primary Section: 8.30 a.m. -
KG & Primary: 8.30 a.m. -
Primary & Secondary: 9.30 a.m. -
Principal/Manager: 9.30 a.m. -