History of sacred heart convent school
School

Sacred Heart Convent School is one of the oldest co-educational institutions of Obra city. It is situated on 6 acres of lush green campus on the backdrop of Verdant hillocks, on VIP Road. The school was established in 1965 to cater to the need of providing English medium education to the children of Obra employees. It is a Christian Institution established and administered by the Religious Congregation of the URSULINES OF MARY IMMACULATE founded by Blessed Mother Bridgida of Jesus in 1649. Since its inception the school has been a trailblazer in the field of education, development of skills and character formation. It got affiliation with CBSE New Delhi in 1979 and conducts classes up to Std. X. In its glorious history, the school has undergone several changes, in terms of location (it was first started in officer’s club No1) and structure (physical and academic). Volume and status change invariably bring crises and problems but the school was sufficiently resilient and buoyant; and enriched in maturity to weather them. It is a matter of great pride that even today Sacred Heart Convent School, is one of the pioneer Institutions in the domain of Secondary Education in Sonbhadra Dist. U. P Today it has an imposing strength of 2300+ students and 60+ staff members. The extraordinary results in CBSE class X examination bear testimony of the fact achieving the higher level in the field of academics. But our achievement would have been naught if great principals with illustrious carrier to their credit had not guided our Alma Mater. The personalities who occupied the post and enriched the school with glory and prestige are as follows:

Name Year Name Year
Sr. Regi Joseph July 2016 to till date
Sr. Kiran George July 2010 to June 2016 Sr. Jeane July 2009 to June 2010
Sr. Prabha July 2004 to June 2009 Sr. Nirupa July 2000 to June 2004
Sr. Yvette July 1997 to June 2000 Sr. Josy July 1933 to June 1997
Sr. Celestia (late) July 1991 to June 1993 Sr. Clere July 1988 to June 1991
Sr. Raymond July 1986 to June 1988 Sr. Fabiola July 1983 to June 1986
Sr. Theophane July 1981 to June 1983 Sr. Stella Ann July 1980 to June 1981
Sr. Christopher July 1978 to June 1980 Sr. Claudia July 1974 to June 1978
Sr. Esther (late) July 1971 to June 1974 Sr. Angela July 1965 to June 1971