Who is the Patron of the School?

Francis Xavier, S.J. was a Navarrese Roman Catholic missionary, who was a co-founder of the Society of Jesus. Read More.

Who is the Founder?

St. Ignatius of Loyola founded the Society of Jesus in 1541 together with his nine companions, including St.Francis Xavier.The members of the Society of Jesus are called Jesuits. 

To which Board the School is Affiliated?

St. Xavier’s School prepares its students to appear for the ICSE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination). We are Affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), New Delhi and the Affiliation  Code  is WB 398.



St. Xavier's school is located in a serene area about nine kilometers from Alipurduar town along the left side of National Highway (NH -C31) towards Assam. The school is situated at the edge of Damanpur Tea Garden . It has an area of about 33 bigas. The school has lush green field infront and most of the activities are conducted. The climate is calm and quite, perfect for a educational institution.

  • The School has a building for classes LKG to Class 10.
  • Two Stages(indoor and outdoor).
  • Park for Primary Sections.
  • Music Labs (for Violin and Guitar)
  • Computer Lab.
  • Laborotories(Physics, Chemistry and Biology).


Libraries are places of information. 

The school has a very big library. It is on the ground floor of the school building. It has nearly 3500 books. It has books on all subjects. It also has a number of storybooks and magazines. Big cabinets are kept all around the library. Books are alphabetically arranged in these cabinets. Students of all classes visit the library as per schedule. Students can borrow one book at a time from the school library.

What is School's Vision Statement? 

Following the Gospel value and Ignatian Spirituality, St. Xavier's School aims at forming the young to be  men and women for others.

What is School's Mission?

Drawing inspiration from Jesus Christ and led by Ignatian legacy, St. Xavier's School form our students to become young men and women of integrity through academic excellence, spiritual growth, social commitment and value based leadership.

What are School's Values?

  1. Magis (excellence).
  2. Social Justice.
  3. Eco- Sensitivity.
  4. Care for Others.
  5. Gross School Happiness.

Our curriculum promotes four aspects of achievement:

  • The ability to express oneself in oral and written form and, where appropriate, to remember facts accurately and use them constructively.
  • The ability to apply knowledge through practical tasks, problem solving, investigation skills, and the use of oral and written language.
  • The development of personal and social skills, such as the ability to work with others and take on a leadership role within a group.
  • The development of confidence that comes through self-discipline and the commitment to learn and persevere even when tasks seem difficult.

Our major subjects and areas of learning are as follows:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Sciencev(Physics, Chemistry and Biology)
  • Music(Guitar, Violin and Singing)
  • History
  • Geography
  • Computer Applications
  • PE (Physical Education)
  • Art
  • Value education(V.Ed)
  • Economics Applications
  • Bengali and Hindi


Our School curriculum encourages children to be academically inquisitive and to take responsibility and initiative as they move into this more structured phase of their schooling. We follow Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE).

How it all started?

St Xavier’s School, Uttar Panialguri, is a Co-educational English Medium School, owned and managed by Xavier Educational Institution, established and administered by the Jesuits of Darjeeling Province. The school campus is situated 9 km from Alipurduar town. The temporary class rooms and Jesuit residence was blessed by the Bishop of Jalpaiguri on 25th March 2011. The classes began with five students in the first year and the number grew to twenty one in the following year. In March, 2014, students were shifted to the main building and 300 students joined the very year.  We have 900 children in this academic year.Our goal is to impart higher education with integral formation which involves academic excellence, spiritual growth, social commitment and value based leadership. We try to form our students to become young men and women of integrity, educated in faith and for justice, committed to academic excellence and service of others.