St.Thomas Residential School
The Marthoma Church Educational Society Thiruvananthapuram
Small beginnings pave the way for great enterprises. STRS, the fledgling of MTCES, began as a modest venture into the field of academics with just 6 students on 6 June 1966. Today STRS has established itself as a Centre of Excellence, imparting quality education to students and preparing them for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ICSE – Class X) and also for the Indian School Certificate Examination (ISC-Class XII) conducted by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi.
Within the hallowed precincts of this great institution the students are initiated into the world of knowledge, nurtured and trained to be the best talents in the country, who occupy pride of place in the top most echelons of society. All the top ranking universities and professional colleges have a fair share of the alumni of STRS. Much of the credit for this high standard of scholarship goes to a team of dedicated teachers who impart knowledge with professionalism and commitment and the sharp and keen scholars who pursue knowledge with meticulous thoroughness. Ranked as Kerala’s No.1 Co-Educational Boarding School in the Educational World India School Ranking for two consecutive years, STRS is a name to reckon with in the academic, literary, cultural and Sports fields, assuring the best of holistic education to its students
The school is located on a sprawling 30 acre campus in a picturesque locale at Mukkolakkal, A state of the art Computer Lab, modern Tennis and Hockey courts, Skating rink, Stadium and a Chapel to cater to the spiritual well being of the students lend the most congenial ambience for the smooth conduct of the teaching-learning process. The campus has hostels for boys and girls and can accommodate about 350 students in 3 hostels. The sister concerns STCS and STHSS as well as St.Thomas Training College are situated on the same campus, making it the most prestigious centre of learning in Trivandrum city.