Mary Matha Boarding House, a “Home away from home’ was founded in 1998 the same year when Mary Matha Matric Hr.Sec. School Started blossoming in theni. The Boarding House is a part of the school and it is also owned by Kottayam St. Joseph’s Province of the religious Congregation of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate(CMI Fathers).
Mary Matha Boarding House is one in which the students reside under the care of teachers. It is only during holidays that the students have a chance of being with their parents and near and dear ones. Thus boarding house is formation Centre and Mary Matha Hostel prides itself as the most trusted name in Education, During school hours, pupils and teachers do not meet except during working hours in the class room. But in the Boarding House the students and teachers are in constant touch with each other. There is a contact of mind with mind and also the influence of soul upon soul. In fact this is something like the old “GURUKULAVASA”. This contact tends to form the character of the inmates under the noble direction and able guidance of Rev. Fathers of the C.M.I, Congregation. The Whole life of every hosteller of Mary Matha Boarding House has been given an effective moral tinge here and the objectives of Education are better served.
The Motto of the school “Strive for Excellence” is also the motto of Mary Matha Boarding House. Excellence is its goal, its challenge and its fervent desire.
Calm and serene atmosphere for the pursuit of academic excellence.
Special Coaching for all subjects after school hours in the form of tuition with maximum individual attention for slow learners.
Special coaching classes begin at 5.30 p.m and ebd at 8.00 p.m. A batch of 16 teachers handling all subjects is available till 8.00 p.m and they help the children in learning.
Special attention for holistic development Spiritual and moral intellectual values, social and cultural values along with physical goals are amply facilitated for the students to imbibe.
Personality development programme is organized by giving the chance to participate in leadership training workshops.
Vast Campus for football, volley ball courts and spacious place for indoor games.
Nutritious food with a blend of balanced diet for a healthy physique and gracefulness.
All Festivals of national importance, and of all religions are celebrated with pomp and gaiety aimed at national integration and inter-religious harmony.
All wonder at the splendor of Mary Matha Boarding House. Fathers here render unparalleled service.
Fathers and the hostel teachers have nerves of steel and make personal sacrifices to make the hostlers aspire for wisdom, grow with moral uprightness and develop optimistic outlook with God fearing character.
All the inmates of the Boarding House are taught to be messengers of meaningful life.
Separate Hostel for Boys and Girls is housed in two different blocks with state of the art facilities.
Highly conducive and salubriously ventilated dormitories with two tier beds are worthy of mention.
A library with a good collection of books and other leading national and Local journals is likely to adorn the Boarding campus.
An ultra-modern auditorium with a seating capacity of 500 is a distant dream which will be realized sooner than later.
Students are trained on various soft skills to help them be placed in MNCs in the later part of their career.
These well designed Hostels for boys and girls are a cynosure of all eyes not only in Theni bus also in many other southern districts.
Pleasing landscaping and a calm atmosphere awaken your spirit, to educationally explore, to sooth your mind and calm your soul, All these will be yours once you visit this Home away from Home.