Principals Message

Holy Cross Higher Secondary School, Dimapur is a catholic school governed by the Diocese of Kohima and managed by the Parish Priest of Holy Cross Church, Dimapur. The school is affiliated to the Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE). It was established on 16 April 1966 by Fr Joseph Felix, the then assistant priest of Christ the King Church, Kohima. The school was given regular recognition by NBSE on 16 August 1989 was upgraded to a higher secondary school in the year 2008.


From its very inception, Holy Cross Higher Secondary School, Dimapur, earned a reputation among the general public, the students and their parents as a “School with a difference” and it always tries to be a centre of excellence. Being governed by the Catholic Church, a minority community, the school has the primary objective of educating children of the community. However, we shall not spare any effort in rendering our services to all people, irrespective of religion, caste and creed and gender, so as to conserve their identity, language and culture.


The school aims at the integral development of the personality of every child, to make him/her committed to the service of God and of the nation and to instil in him/her a spirit of compassion, unselfish service, dedication to duty, love for the fellow human being and thirst for excellence and wisdom.


It runs classes from Lower Kindergarten (LKG) to Class XII. We equip children with the tools to master rigorous academic challenges and help them to focus on the challenges of life ahead.


Our teachers have been trained to act as facilitators to help young people develop responsibility, self-confidence, self-discipline and a commitment to themselves, their family and to their community.Whatever be the students’ individual situations we are sure they will be treated fairly. We assure you that everyone here will be helpful in achieving the students’ ambitions. It is our wish that every one of you enjoys their time with us.


The school is gearing itself up to meet the challenges of the future and this involves enormous investment of resources. The school management has envisioned a comprehensive plan for further development.


I welcome you all to the website of Holy Cross Higher Secondary School. Other pages of this site will give further information about the school.