St.Mark's School Cochin
"Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."
---John Dewey
St.Marks School - Cochin

News & Events

Upcoming News & Events

  • St. Mark's will be celebrating its 12th year anniversary in June 2009.
  • St. Mark's is happy to announce its new premises on K.B. Jacob Road, Fort Cochin. The school will start at the new premises from the coming academic year 2009 - 2010.
  • St. Mark's is happy to announce the extension of its Lower Primary section with the opening of 1st Standard for the academic year 2009 - 2010. The school will be opening one additional class each year.
  • St. Mark’s is pleased to announce the opening of its new state of the art campus at K.B. Jacob Road, Fort Cochin. The campus has fully equipped class rooms with multi media and teaching aids which provide the students with an exciting and nurturing learning environment.
  • In keeping with its extension program, St. Mark’s is pleased to announce the opening of 2nd Standard for the academic year 2010 – 2011.
  • St. Mark’s is happy to announce the launching of the “We Care” Program as part of our education program for your child. The “We Care” program is an Environment Based Learning program focused on caring for your child’s all round educational and personality development. The program seeks to extend education beyond the traditional class room, allowing the students to relate in a creative and fun way, with what is being taught and in that process better prepare them to confidently face the real world. Click here to learn more.
  • As part of our long term vision and commitment to building St. Mark’s into the best, we are pleased to inform you about the introduction of the much anticipated school uniform. Designed by a professional designer, the primary focus of the uniform is your child’s comfort while at the same time creating a unique identity and uses soft and user friendly, quality material designed to make your child feel comfortable and at the same time enjoy wearing it. Click here to see photos.
  • St. Mark’s is happy to announce the launching of the “Gold Stars” Program as part of our education program for your child. The “Gold Stars” program is a Value Education program that complements the traditional education process and seeks to instill every day Etiquette/Manners (Gold Stars), thereby creating a holistic education and better equipping your child to face the real world. Click here to learn more.

School Calendar

  • The Onam festival was held on September 9, 2008. Click here to see photos.
  • The annual Christmas play was held on December 16, 2008. Click here to see photos.
  • The Christmas day party was held on December 17, 2008 and Santa visited the school to give the children their gifts. Click here to see photos.
  • The school will close for the Christmas holidays from December 19, 2008 and will re-open on January 5, 2009.
  • The annual day for academic year 2008 - 2009 will be held in March, 2009.
  • The school will close on March 31st, 2009, for the annual holidays for the academic year 2008 - 2009.
  • The school will reopen on June 1st, 2009 for the academic year 2009 - 2010.
  • World Environment Day was celebrated on June 5th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • An Elephant Visit was organized on July 27th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • Independence Day was celebrated on August 15th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • The Onam Festival was celebrated on August 27th, 2009. Click here to see photos.  
  • The school will close for the Onam & Term 1 holidays from August 29th, 2009 and will re-open on September 9th, 2009.
  • As part of the “We Care” program, a fruit day was organized on September 14th, 2009, where the students were served a break of balanced fruit chosen by a dietitian. The same will be done all through the month of September as part of the program. Click here to see photos.
  • Teachers Day was celebrated on September 15th, 2009, where the teachers entertained the students with an act and songs. Click here to see photos.
  • A Cobbler visit was organized on September 16th, 2009, at the school campus to show the students what a cobbler does which is part of their syllabus. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit was organized on September 18th, 2009, to a private pet facility to give the students a hands-on experience of various fish, birds and animals which is part of their syllabus. Click here to see photos.
  • Id-Ul Fitr Festival was celebrated on September 25th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the boat jetty was organized for the LKG on September 30th, 2009 as part of their study on modes of transportation. Click here to see photos.
  • A nursery visit was organized on September 30th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the children’s traffic park was organized on September 30th, 2009 for the UKG as part of their learning on traffic signs. Click here to see photos.
  • Ghandi Jayanti was celebrated at the school on October 1st, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • A quiz competition was held at school to reinforce what was taught during the “Apple A Day” program. Click here to see photos.
  • The “Save the Planet” program was run during the month of October, 2009 as part of the “We Care” program. Click here to learn more.
  • A painting competition was conducted in association with HDFC Standard Life on October 7th, 2009. The school won a trophy and four individual first prizes. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the Airport was organized for the UKG on October 8th, 2009 as part of their study on modes of transportation. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the Post Office and Police Station was organized for the LKG on October 13th, 2009 as part of their curriculum. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the Super Market was organized for the Pre-KG on October 14th, 2009 as part of their curriculum. Click here to see photos.
  • Diwali was celebrated at the school on October 16th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the Vegetable Market was organized on October 26th, 2009 as part of the curriculum. Click here to see photos.
  • Sand Play day was organized for the school on October 29th, 2009 as part of their motor skills development. Click here to see photos.
  • As part of our unique interactive learning process, we have introduced new learning games to each class which is a fun filled method for our students and at the same time educates them. Click here to see photos.
  • As part of the learning process, we have introduced projects in which the whole school participates. The first of such projects was the making of our Solar System. Click here to see photos.
  • Pet Day was celebrated at the school on November 6th, 2009. Click here to see photos.
  • A visit to the fruit and Vegetable Shop was organized for the UKG on November 10th, 2009 as part of their curriculum. Click here to see photos.