Achievers @ Columbas

St. Columba's takes pride in celebrating excellence in academics and extra-curricular activities. The students are appreciated for their achievements and encouraged to continue striving for brilliance...

Numerous accolades and honours continue to enrich the Columban legacy which are a testament to the outstanding education imparted in this institution...

From The Principal’s Desk

As we enter into academic year 2022-23, we should be aware that new ways of schooling have come to the fore while we have been in the midst of these unprecedented pandemic times that has gripped us during the last two years. The future beckons and we are all called to accept what has been, so as to address what is to come – a future that possibly involves a ‘new normal’. The loss in so many aspects of our day to day living, in addition to the loss of life all around us, asks of us fundamental questions about our way of living.

The virtual world has kept us busy and connected but not in the true sense of what we human beings, who are part of an ecosystem and a society, are meant to be. Our meetings after months...

Our Founder St. Columba’s School

Edmund Rice was born in Callan, Co. Kikenny, Ireland in 1762. He belonged to a wealthy farming family. After completing his commercial education, he worked with his uncle in establishing a very incrative ship-chandlers busines. In 1785, he married Mary Elliot. the daughter of a prosperous waterford businessman. In 1789, tragedy struck, his wife died leaving Edmund alone with a disabled daugher....

Edmund Rice
Founder St.Columba’s School