Jyoti Niketan School, Azamgarh, a minority institution, was
established in 1971 and is administered by the Roman Catholic
Diocese of Varanasi, a registered charitable society. It is under
the religious jurisdiction of Bishop of the Diocese of Varanasi.
Sisters of Queen of the Apostles are actively involved in its
This institution was started with the object of imparting education
to students in a manner that will conserve their distinct religion
and culture. It is situated in one of the healthy parts of Azamgarh
and is, therefore, an ideal institution for Parents, Guardians to
whom the health of their children is a matter of prime concern.
Jyoti Niketan School believes that a sound, moral, physical and
cultural training is as important as academic and scholastic
instruction in preparing students for their role in life. Hence
importance is attached to games, sports, physical exercises and
Curriculum and Text-books are mostly the same as prescribed by the
Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, New Delhi.
English is the medium of instruction, communication and examination
in this institution. The School is affiliated to the Council for the
Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi; with "No
objection" Certificate from the U.P. Government. It prepares
students for the I.S.C. (10+2 course). The school curriculum
Moral Science, English, Hindi, History, Civics, Geography, Sanskrit,
Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer
Science, Social Studies, Computer Applications, Commercial
Applications, Economics, Accounts, Physical Education and SUPW.
Hindi is taught from L.K.G. onwards.
The objective of this institution is education of the whole person.
Hence right from the beginning it gears at an integral formation of
character (intellectual, moral, spiritual, physical and social) of
the young who in turn will build up our nation in justice and truth
respecting the dignity of each individual person. For the attainment
of this goal the institution expects parents and teachers to share
this objective and to co-operate in making it a reality.
Spiritual and Moral Values
To be firm in their faith in God and
to have love for personal prayer.
To have a sense of right values.
To have strong personal convictions.
To have the ability to make personal
To have respect for parents and those
To be kind and sympathetic towards
To be devoted to duty.
To be appreciative of our national
heritage and culture.
To have developed logical reasoning
and critical judgment with regard to mass media.
Students should be:
Aware of the needs of the society in which
Able to adopt themselves to the changing
Convinced of the dignity of labour.
Able to work with others.
Courteous towards others, radiating joy and
Motivated by a healthy spirit of
Students should be:
Able to choose a career which will be of
service to the community.
Ready to strive for excellence in all they
Aware of their talents and skills and
develop them to the full.
Able to gain confidence in themselves
through participation in public speaking and cultural
and co-curricular activities.
Ready and willing to share their knowledge
Keenly desirous of learning.
Ambitious to acquire positions of influence
in order to be of service to others.
Trained in leadership so that they can
bring about a desired social change in family, society and nation.
Co-curricular activities of a varied nature
are provided in order to promote a harmonious development of both
mind and body.