Set in sylvan surroundings of evergreen trees and bushes, St. Patrick’s Academy Bengaluru, situated between Ambedkar Nagar and Kodathi Gate, on Bengaluru Sarjapur four-laned Highway, is a Bicentennial dream of the Patrician Brothers, established in 2010.
The Academy’s unique Architecture and elevation instantly captures and captivates the imagination of the beholder. Teachers, students and parents are pleasantly introduced to the space, design, structure and extra - size class rooms. The school is affiliated to the I.C.S.E. board and is situated in a sprawling campus of about 15 acres of land. The Patrician Brothers and St. Patrick’s Academy believe in the overall development of its pupils, hence playgrounds for all the games are provided for both boys and girls. St. Patrick’s Academy is about 25 kms away from the city Railway Station and 47.5 kms from Bengaluru International Airport. It is just 1.5 kms from Carmelaram Railway Station.
St. Patrick’s Academy, by way of education, founded on Christian values and inspired by our Revered Founder, Bishop Daniel Delany, strives to nurture and disseminate the Patrician ethos and embraces more members into our Patrician family. The Academy’s distinct impact is evident from the large number of Parents and well-wishers willing to collaborate in the educational endeavour of the Patrician Brothers. The Brothers and Staff at St. Patrick’s Academy actively seek to imbibe what is best in Kannada culture and society and joyfully share our vision and experience of the kingdom of God. With the “Breastplate” (prayer of St. Patrick) as our shield, the Academy will bravely face the challenges that will pave the path, leading to growth and development.
The students and teachers of St. Patrick’s Academy Bengaluru celebrated the Teachers’ day – virtually - on 5th September 2020. While wishing their teachers, the students reflected the thoughts of Dr.S.Radhakrishna. They presented video recorded performances of their talents with the wishes and messages of the day. The Teachers thanked Co-ordinators and Brothers for arranging a virtual celebration of the day with games and inspiring words. The messages from our Principal, Rev. Bro. Paul; Manager, Rev. Bro.Christopher, Vice Principal, Rev. Bro.John Kennedy, ignited the passionate minds of our teachers.
St. Patrick’s Academy, Bengaluru, celebrated 74th Independence Day on 15th August 2020 by observing all Covid protocols. Rev. Bro. George Xavier, Deputy Congregational Leader of the Brothers of St. Patrick, hoisted the national flag and an inspiring speech was delivered by the Manager, Rev.Bro. Christopher Dawes. Brothers from the Novitiate community, NCC cadets, teaching & non-teaching staff were present at the school to commemorate the day. Our Principal and the management team addressed the students and teachers through online and enlightened the young minds. The students exhibited their talents through videos and audios during the occasion.
During this pandemic - Covid -19 - we, at St. Patrick’s Academy, Bengaluru, continued our mission of education through online medium for the academic year 2020-21. The management took the challenge of getting all the teachers trained in time and began our online classes as per the guidelines from the Council and Govt. of Karnataka. The students are well prepared and enthused with the idea of online classes. Our teachers are putting lot of efforts and making the class more meaningful and interesting. Online classes enable our teachers to reach out to the students more efficiently and effectively through chat groups, video meetings, document sharing, etc. during this pandemic. The students also find it easier to communicate in this mode.