KE Carmel Central School is an educational institution of the CMI Congregation with all the rights and privileges granted by the constitution of India as a minority educational institution. It is a unit of the educational ministry of the religious congregation, Carmelites of Mary Immaculate(CMI)under St.Josephs province,Thiruvananthapuram and is owned and managed by the Nazareth Carmel Educational and charitable Trust Regd:A-204/2001.It imparts education to students from Kindergarten to Std XII in CBSE Syllabus.Our school K.E.Carmel Central School Muhamma was started in 2001 by Fr.Mathew Vithuvettical CMI.The school is named after St Kuriakose Elias Chavara, a great visionary and founder of the CMI Congregation.
This institution is open to all students irrespective of their caste and creed; they are accepted and cherished as they are and are helped to grow in their cultural, social and religious traditions. As they are privileged to be in our institution, they will also have the right to get acquainted with the person of Jesus Christ and his Gospel. It is an institution established and administered by and serving for a minority community.
This institution is also open to society at large by making its resources available for the ongoing education and growth.
The motto of KECCS is “Know Thyself”. Knowing God is knowing oneself which is ultimately the most fulfilling Endeavour of any man.
OUR VISION & MISSION
Excellence and service through education.Our educational endeavours at forming leaders who are intellectually competent,spiritually mature,morally upright psychologically integrated,physically healthy and socially acceptable ,who will champion the cause of justice,love,truth and peace,and who are ever open to further growth
KE carmel central school was born out of the educational vision of Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara, the founder of CMI congregation. Saint Chavara was a great educationalist and a social reformer of the 19th century. He could foresee the changes in the environment and make strategic moves to build a better society based on fatherhood of God and brotherhood of humanity.
Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), the first indigenous religious congregation of India with a membership of around 3000, renders its service to humanity in educational, social, health care and other activities aiming at the integral development of the society.