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.
Christmas is a season of celebration, joy and happiness. The students were eager and enthusiastic to celebrate Christmas in school after a one-and-a-half-year gap. The spark in the eyes of the students was like the bright shining star in the night sky when Jesus was born. Christmas celebrations were conducted by following all the covid protocols and the participation was limited only to students of offline schooling.
The mystery of a Friend at Christmas has its own magic. Every staff member was overwhelmed to see their santas and were thankful for the love, prayers and gifts which they had been receiving from them on 18th of December.
Online Christmas celebration was held on 22nd December by sharing a video of students enactment of skit, dance and various other cultural events. It showed us the importance of Christmas and taught us all Christmas is a celebration of sharing, love, peace, joy and happiness.
Children's day is celebrated in India on 14th November every year. It is celebrated on the birthday of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru who loved and was loved by children. Due to the present pandemic situation, a video encapsulating a plethora of events – songs, skits, and dance performances by teachers was released for students on 13th November, a day prior to Children's Day. The celebration commemorated with our Coordinators greeting the students with enthusiasm, thereafter the Principal Rev. Bro. Tomy Varghese, shared an awe– inspiring message and greeted the children on this special day, a day to celebrate the bond between teachers and students. A day marking childhood, and to make this event a memorable one for our little ones the SPAB team put together a Jaw dropping show with bubbly & amusing dances, a hilarious skit, and a few soulful renditions of songs to showcase their love and affection for our kids. The programme was a grand success with the efforts and the coordination of our beloved teachers.
After the long turbulent period of uncertainties and apprehensions, St. Patrick's Academy opened its gates for its students of grade VI-XII on 8th November 2021, Monday. During the meetings arranged earlier with the parents, the Principal had listened to their concerns and revealed his plans for the re-opening of the school with their consent. The school had taken all possible precautionary measures for the safety of the students and Staff in the atmosphere of ongoing but slackening threat of the pandemic. RTPCR test was conducted for the students and staff for ensuring their safety. The campus and class rooms were well decorated and the students were welcomed heartily by the management and staff. It was the aspiration of our young learners, co-operation of parents and teachers and above all the strong determination of our respected Principal, Brother Tomy Varghese that made the reopening possible.