Introduction: A.J.de Almeida High School, with a strength of 2000 plus students from V to X is a well established English medium Co-educational Institution having completed 110 glorious years of educating young minds and is counted among the top-rated schools in Goa with an excellent academic track record. Our School caters to differently-abled students too. Our School works at implementing a well-balanced curriculum with equal importance to academics, Arts, Music, Computer & Physical activities. The band of selfless, dedicated & experienced teachers marches forward to form the young students in and around Ponda to evolve as men & women of Character, Competence, Conscience, Compassion & Commitment who will contribute to the all-round transformation of the society and the world at large.
- Institute was founded in: 2nd October 1911
- Headmistress: Mrs. Santana Colaco
- Contact No: 9527609364
- Courses/programs offered: 6)First Language : English Second Language : Hindi Third Language : Marathi/Konkani/French/Sanskrit Mathematics ( Level 1 & Level 2 Science, Social Science
- School affiliated to: Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Porvorim – Goa.
Faculty Name and Subject taught :
|Faculty Names||Subject Taught|
|Mrs. Santana Colaco||Maths|
|Mrs. Sushama Gaunekar||English|
|Shri Pravin A. P. Concar||Maths|
|Shri Shirish Kamat||Maths|
|Mr. Vivek Desai||Konkani,Marathi|
|Mrs. Sudipa Neurekar||Science|
|Mrs. Sadhana Dessai||Maths|
|Mrs. Rimmi Sardessai||Hindi|
|Mrs. Anita Pendse||English, History|
|Mrs. Sapna Singbal||English,Geography|
|Mrs. Gandhali Ghate||Hindi|
|Mrs. Angela Gomes||English, History, Geography|
|Shri. Pravin Sane||Sanskrit|
|Mrs.Sarika V. Naik||Science|
|Mrs. Gauri Pai Raikar||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Harshada Dongare||Hindi, Marathi|
|Mrs. Sangeeta Kulkarni||English, History|
|Mrs Suchita Dessai||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Nilima S. Naik||Hindi, Marathi|
|Mrs. Shubhangi Naik||English, Geography|
|Mrs. Meena Kamath||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Uma Patil||English,Geography|
|Mrs. Suvidha Kadkade||English, History|
|Mrs Reshma Parab||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Usha C. Shirodkar||Maths, Science|
|Miss Meenaxi Borkar||Science|
|Mrs. Manisha Naukudkar||Hindi, Marathi|
|Miss Shailaja Deuskar||English, Geography|
|Mrs. Radhika Manoj||Science|
|Mrs. Shreeya Aravkar||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Vilpa Desai||Maths, Science|
|Mrs Nisha Gosawi||Hindi|
|Mrs Avina D'Cruz||English, History|
|Mrs Dishanta Malkarnekar||English, History, Geography|
|Mrs. Vinda Divkar||English, Science|
|Miss Ashwini Naik||Hindi|
|Miss Bharati Kavlekar||Hindi, Marathi|
|Mrs. Vandana A.S. Kerkar||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Deepali Desai||English, Geography|
|Mrs. Mayuri Sahakari||Science, Geography|
|Mrs. Gandisha Raj||English, History|
|Miss Evelyn Fernandes||English, French|
|Mrs Vinda G. Naik||English, History|
|Miss Mrunal Naik||Hindi|
|Miss. Ruhi Shaikh||English, Geography|
|Miss Puja Naik||Maths, Science|
|Miss Reshma Sangodkar||Maths, Science|
|Mrs. Smita Bandodkar||Art, Scout/Guide|
|Mr. Devdatta Kerkar||P.E. , Scout/Guide|
|Mr. Govind P. S. Navelkar||P.E.|
|Mr. Premanand Kudalkar||P.E.|
|Mr. Mahesh Prabhu||P.E.|
|Mrs Filda Andrew||P.E.|
|Mrs. Bindiya Naik||Art|
|Miss Dipika Pednekar||Art|
|Mrs. Presha V. Lotlikar||Computer, Scout/Guide|
|Mrs. Jeyasakthi Mariappan||Computer|
|Miss. Archana Kamat||Computer|
|Mrs. Arya Dhawalikar||Computer, Scout/Guide|
|Mrs. Deepali V. Manerikar||Special Educator- Resource room|
|Mrs.Pradnya V. Patil||Special Educator- Resource room|
|Mrs. Shubhalaxmi Aikar||Special Educator Resource Room|
Rotary Club of Ponda felicitated teacher Sudipa Neurekar from A. J. de Almeida High School, with Nation Builder Award on 18th March 2023.
Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023Mast. Piyush S. Gaonkar studying in Std. IX in A. J. de Almeida High School, was selected to participate in our Honourable Prime Minister's "Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023" at Talkatora Stadium, New Delhi on 27th January 2023.
GVM’s performing art (street play) competition
1st place RPRS Bandora
2nd place Ajde Almeida
3rd place KRSS Savoiverem
GVM Quiz organised by Almeida high school
- 1st Prize Almeida High School
- 2nd Prize M.I.B.K. High School
- 3rd Prize Utkarsh Vidyamandir
- All 3 winners
Almeida High School won 1st place in U-17 girls State level Chess Tournament organised by DSYA, Panaji, Goa.
Won Second place in 'Rangotsav 2022 folk dance competition' organised by Goa Samagra Shiksha.
SAKHAR FREE SHUKRAWARAs a part of it's CSR initiative, in association with Department of Health, Govt. of Goa ,SANOFI collaborates with CONEXUS Foundation to bring a platform for Kids to raise awareness around ' Diabetes prevention' and also brings SAKHAR FREE SHUKRAWAR, a cooking contest for children was conducted on 17 November in school and on 19 November for second round at Rosary High School and the grand finale at Radissons Candolim .Miss Samruddhi Patil ,from class VIII F represented our school in top 10 finalist at the state level.
One hour of reading activity for students held on 11th November 2022.
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
Science exhibit of Almeida high school has been selected for NCERT's National Science exhibition
Our student Mast Ved Harshad Kamat will be presenting his science exhibit 'ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATION' in Rashtriya Bal Vaigyanik Pradarshani (RBVP) – 2022, exhibition which will be held at Guwahati, Assam.
GIRLS U 17 are WINNERS and BOYS U 17 RUNNERS UP AT TALUKA TENNIKOIT TOURNAMENT AT SPORTS COMPLEX PONDA.
National Innovative Shiksha Ratna AwardAlmeida school resource room teacher Deepali Korde received National Innovative Shiksha Ratna Award
State level Marathi Elocution Competition.
Report: Talk On Motor Vehicle ActStudents of V.M Salgaocar College of Law and members of Bandora Free Legal Aid Cell in coordination with Tr. Nicole D’Costa conducted a talk on 30th September,2022 on the Motor Vehicle Act. Master Siddhant Jambhale and Miss Simran Kanekar were highly resourceful as they elicited essential information on the topic. Mr. Jambhale gave a brief introduction to the Motor Vehicle Act as well as educated the students of class 10 the importance of each traffic sign. The students were also made aware of the dangers of driving without a license. Ms. Kanekar spoke on challans and it’s types and the ways in which challans can be paid. Overall the session was very informative as all the students were engaged and frequently asked questions. Click here to read more
Rotary Club Rapid Rating Open Chess Tournament
Congratulations Netra Savaikar for standing third in Rotary Club Rapid Rating Open Chess Tournament, Goa. A girl (that too, 20th seeded) standing third among Men is rare and 14 year old Netra has achieved the feat
Sanskrit Subhashit Competition
Visit to Tech Expo at BITS PILANIWe got an opportunity to visit the Tech Expo at the BITS PILANI,Goa Campus,which is an elite University in the field of Science and Technology along with a group of 30 students from STD IX on 17th September. We were at first shown a short video which made us familiar with the huge campus and the different technical departments of the Institute.Later, the Department Heads of the Institute briefed us about the different subjects taught in the Institute and also made the session interesting by involving the lively audience. The session that followed next was the power point presentation of the different exhibits which was followed by the display of projects ranging from automobiles,robotics,drones,and telescopes to projects on persistence vision and Schlieran photography. Our students were also briefed regarding the working of the exhibits. Tech Expo was successful in making the school students aware of the technical culture of BITS and displaying passion and innovation and technology. It was really an interesting experience and our students seemed to be highly impressed.
Zonal Level Science SeminarMs Disha Dessai secured first place in the zonal level Science seminar on the topic Basic sciences for sustainable development: challenges and prospects. She will be contesting in state level on 16 September
Poster competition on National Nutrition Week Celebration
Poster competition on National Nutrition Week Celebration was held under Primary Health Centre , Ponda and the 1ST PRIZE and a cash prize of Rs 500/- is secured by Miss .Astha Vikrant Shahapurkar of Std IX G.
Hiking of almeida students
Honourable Minister for Power, Govt. of Goa, Shri. Sudin Dhavalikar with students of Almeida High School, Ponda, during their Hike to Undir, Bandora village.
Guru Poornima celebration on 13th July 2022
Tree plantation drive by Forest Department on 09th July 2022
Inauguration of CLUBS in Almeida High School
International day against Drug abuse & Illicit trafficking
Talk on creating awareness about Leprosy and Tuberculosis by Extension activities and Medical Centre of P.E.S's R.S.N. College of Arts & Science, Farmagudi.
Almeida - Yoga Day 2022
Talk by Dr. Nutan Dev on the occasion of World Sexual & Reproductive Health Awareness on 12 Feb 2022
National reading day programme held in school on 20th June 2022
Live interaction of Hon'ble CM with students regarding career counselling on 18th June 2022
Goa Revolution day 2022
Special assembly programme was held on 11th June,to celebrate world environment day
Address:Post Box No. 10, Near Old Bus Stand, Ponda – Goa.
Phone Number: 0832 2313031
Contact Person: Santana Pinheiro e Colaco : 9527609364
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