Set amidst the sylvan surroundings on the sprawling campus of the St Joseph's Mount, Joe Mount Public School was established in the year 2008.The very name Joe Mount has been derived from 'St Joseph's Mount' which was given by the Servant of God Fr.Varghese Payapilly, the founder of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Destitute by whom the school is managed.
JMPS got its affiliation to CBSE Delhi on 12 May 2015. Joe Mount Public School, Chunangamvely, Aluva, India was established in 2008, by the congregation of the Sisters of the Destitute.
THE HOUSE SYSTEM
Joe Mount Public School has four Houses.
1. Savians :
Named after the saint Dominic Savio, a remarkable young man, who left a mark on the world far beyond his age. St. Dominic Savio calls us all to Real Life saint hood. He challenges us with the acceptance of ordinary struggles and tasks; the joys and sorrows of each day. He invites us to use, as he did, our own personalities and talents for the building up of human community. His feast day falls on March 9.
2. Aloysians :
Named after the young Jesuit saint Aloysius Gonzaga. He was named patron of youth. St. Aloysius Gonzaga's outstanding quality was his radiant purity innocence with the words, Thou has made him little less than the angels. He made a vow of chastity at the age of Nine. He died at the age of twenty three as a result of his devoted nursing of the plague - stricken. His feast is celebrated on June 21.
3. Goretians :
Named after the Saint Mariya Goretti. July 9 Marks the feast day of St. Mariya Goretti, a young virgin and Martyr whose life is an example of purity and mercy. She is best known for her commitment to purity and the courageous defence. She is remarkable for her forgiveness.
4. Theresians :
Named after St. Therese of Lisieux. She is called the Little Flower. She was a valiant woman, who saw the power of love, that divine alchemy which can change everything, including weakness and illness, into service and redemptive power for others. Her feast is celebrated on October 1.
The Student Council provides a voice for the students and gives them meaningful leadership opportunities.The Student Council suggest improvements, ensures that students make responsible decisions, and helps organize social and fund raising events. The Student Council consists of a President , Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and Class representatives. Secondary school students elect the members of the student Council at the start of each year.