Dis. 55782/79/H2, dated 16-12-1980 of DPI, Trivandrum,
Name and Address :
Corporate Educational Agency, Diocese of Cochin, Cochin
Educational Agency is a Corporation comprising Primary and
Secondary Schools established and administered under the
Diocese of Cochin.
The object of the Corporation is :
To impart sound education to children irrespective of
caste, creed and community
To co-ordinate all the educational activities carried on
under the authority of the Diocese of Cochin.
The Schools shown in Appendix list shall be under the
Educational Agency. Schools opened or acquired in future
shall be incorporated as and when occasion arises.
The proprietary right over the schools under the
Educational Agency is vested with the Diocese of Cochin.
His Excellency the Bishop of Cochin by virtue of his
office as Head of the Diocese is the legal and
constitutional Head of the Educational Agency. Hence His
Excellency is the General Manager of all the schools under
the Educational Agency. His Excellency may exercise his
powers either directly or through his Power of Attorney
Duties and Powers of
All the rights and powers of the Manager as per Kerala
Education Act and Rules are primarily vested with His
Excellency the Bishop of Cochin, the General Manager.
The General Manager reserves to himself exclusively (i)
the right of appointment, promotion and transfer of
teaching and non-teaching staff of the schools, (ii) the
right to take disciplinary action against the teaching and
non-teaching staff of the schools and (iii) the right to
receive maintenance grants sanctioned for the Management.
Notwithstanding anything contained in the forgoing
articles His Excellency, the Bishop of Cochin being the
head of the Educational Agency retains to himself the
power to amend the Constitution subject to the approval of
the Education Department.