St Xavier's School, Belgaum

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St. Xavier's School
B.C. 149
Belagavi, Karnataka, India 590001
Coordinates 15°51′45.3″N 74°30′14.6″E / 15.862583°N 74.504056°E / 15.862583; 74.504056
School type Private Unaided, Private Aided (Only Grades 8 - 10), Co-educational
Motto Let Your Light Shine
Patron saint(s) St. Francis Xavier
Established 1966
Founded 1940
Status Open
School board Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board
Authority The Diocese Of Belgaum
School code 29010305912, 29010305917
Gender Male, Female
Classes 14
Classes offered Kindergarten, Grades I to XI
Medium of language English
Language English
Campus type Urban
Houses Gold, Blue, Red, Green
School colour(s) Grey, Navy Blue
Sports Cricket, Football, Limbo Skating
Affiliation Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board
Alumni Rohan Kokane (Guinness World Record holding Lowest Limbo Skater)[1]

St Xavier's School, founded in 1940, is a co-educational school recognized by the Government of Karnataka[2] and administered by National University of Educational Planning and Administration which caters to students of all communities. This school is located at B.C. 149, Camp, Belagavi.

The school administration is divided into:

  • Pre-Primary School (Kindergarten I and II)
  • Primary School (Grades I to VII)
  • Secondary School (Grades VIII to X)
  • Pre- University College (Grades XI and XII)

The school excels in all sports[according to whom?], mainly football, cricket and athletics. It also has its own School Band.

The school has a House system with students of each house being represented by the colors Gold, Blue, Green and Red. It also follows a Parliamentary System made up of and run by the students themselves. This encourages the students to be good future leaders and team players.