A warm welcome to Canossa High School. Canossa School situated in Mahim, was started in 1932 as a Primary School, annexed to the Parish of Our Lady of Victories. It was recognized as a High School in 1946.

Canossa High School is a Catholic School for Girls, established and administered by the Canossian Daughters of Charity. The School is under the jurisdiction of the Archbishop of Mumbai.

The School stands for academic excellence, development of skills and character formation based on the love of God and the services of persons. The all-round development of our students and their sincere commitment to God and Country is given priority.

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Intellectual training is imparted through instruction aiming at academic excellence, helping them to think for themselves and arrive at the right judgment. Physical Education is promoted with the purpose of developing a sound mind in a healthy body. Programmes offered are Physical Training, Apparatus Drill and special coaching in athletics, basket-ball, throw-ball, karate etc. Emotional and social training is encouraged through the House System, Class Democracy, Leadership, Teamwork, and Works of Mercy conducted through the St. Magdalene of Canossa Club and Social Service Classes.
Cultural training is fostered through co-curricular activities like Dramatics, Dance, Elocution, Singing, etc.
We aim at training our pupils to be simple, honest, kind and cheerful, both in school and at home, ever-ready to be of service to the needy and the down-trodden, to be proud citizens of their country and to be inspiring messengers of change in the world of today.

The course of instruction includes all the subjects prescribed by the Government for English Teaching Schools, in Maharashtra State. The school is subject to inspection by the Department of Education, Government of Maharashtra. The School comprises of ten standards and prepares pupils for the S.S.C. Examination.

Latest News and Updates


15TH June, 2018. A NEW ACADEMIC YEAR, RISE UP, START FRESH, SEE THE BRIGHT OPPORTUNITY IN EACH NEW DAY. The new academic year began on 15th June, 2018. Our Principal Sr. Ruth Furtado welcomed the students and wished them all the best for the new academic year 2018-19....

Peace is its own reward – Mahatma Gandhi.

It was an eventful day for the Staff, Students and Parents of Canossa High School,Mahim as they participated in the Peace Day celebration organised in memory of Mahatma Gandhi, a strong advocate of Peace as well as for all those Martyrs who sacrificed their lives for...

The Feast of St.Agnes (Lotus Squad)

The feast of St.Agnes , the Patroness of the Lotus Squad was celebrated on 24th January. The Squad prepared a very meaningful Prayer Service and enacted a Skit depicting the virtues of St. Agnes, during the Morning Assembly. The students of the Squad were treated to a...

Celebrating 68 years of being a Republican Nation.

The Staff and Students participated in the Republic Day celebrations and pledged to value and uphold the freedom that they are blessed with. The Chief Guest for the day was Mrs.Sushmita Salgaonkar a Teacher from Canossa Night High School.

Self Defense Workshop – Std VIII

The students of the Rotaract Club of Sathaye College conducted a Self Defense workshop for the students of Standard VIII.Keeping in mind the rising problems faced by the girls and women of our society. This initiative was to train young girls so that they know the...