St. Joseph's School, Darjeeling

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St. Joseph's School
St Josephs College, North Point, Darjeeling.jpg
Coordinates27°03′42″N 88°15′09″E / 27.0618°N 88.2524°E / 27.0618; 88.2524Coordinates: 27°03′42″N 88°15′09″E / 27.0618°N 88.2524°E / 27.0618; 88.2524
Other nameNorth Point
Former nameSt Joseph's College, Darjeeling
MottoSursum Corda
("Lift Up Your Hearts")
Religious affiliation(s)Society of Jesus
FounderFr. Henri Depelchin, S.J.
RectorFr. Dr. K. L. George, SJ Principal = Fr. Leo Thomas, SJ

St. Joseph's School, popularly known as North Point, is a private day and boarding school for boys in Darjeeling, India, owned and managed by the Jesuits. The school was originally called St. Joseph's College until the college section broke away from the school section.[1]

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According to the EW Survey of Schools, conducted by Education World Magazine, North Point is one of the best boarding/residential schools in India.[2]North Point is ranked as the best boarding school in West Bengal and the third best boarding school in India in the Education-World C-fore Survey 2016.[3]

Notable alumni[edit]



  1. ^ "Old students head hillwards for reunion - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Leading Education Portal in India - Education news, Institute Ranking & Reviews, Education Jobs, Products, Resources & Services :: Education World" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 9 March 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. ^ "St. Joseph's School, North Point, Darjeeling, India". 24 November 2015. Archived from the original on 24 November 2015. Retrieved 13 February 2018. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

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