Colos Nagar

COLAS NAGAR – ESTD. IN 1980 (Gifted Home )

Convent Name & Address

Deepa oli convent,
Colas Nagar, Uppalam,
Puducherry – 1.

Phone No : 0413 – 2354944
E- mail:

Community Members and Mission

  • Sr. Freeda Mary Josephine Pauline
  • Sr. Damasus Mary Lumina
  • Sr. Savio Mary
  • Sr. Bernardu Mary Arumainathan



Parish:St.Francis Xavier church, Uppalam


Ministry: Education and Social

  • Jayarani High School.(TM& EM) (Estd. in 1939)
  • Jayarani Integrated school for Blind (Estd. in 1939)
  • Jayarani Boarding
  • Little Flower Cottage

Foot Prints

1980 – 2015

  • 1980: Establishment of 100th convent of the congregation.
  • 1981: Inauguration of the Convent building.
  • 1981: Establishment of St. Xavier’s Home for Handicapped.
  • 1981: Establishment of Immaculate Nursery school.
  • 1981: St. Antony’s chalk Industry for the handicapped children who cannot undergo formal education.
  • 1983: Rev. Sr. Xavier Mary received the National Award in Delhi for her Social Service.
  • 1983: Blessing of Deepa Oli center and got Government grant in aid for Immaculate cottage.
  • 1983: Opening of Integrated school for the blind.
  • 1993: Opening a Balwadi in the adopted village Kamaraj Nagar.
  • 1993: Visit of the Punjab Governor to the Deepa Oli convent and the Social work centre.
  • 1998: Inauguration of new building for Social work.
  • 2001: Silver Jubilee of social ministry celebrated at Pakkamudayanpet in the congregation level.
  • 2001: Inauguration of New Buildings for the, Computer room and a Meeting Hall.
  • 2007: Jayarani School was merged with Colas Nagar.
  • 2008: Home of Mentally challenged was Shifted to Kakayanthope.

Jayarani School

  • 1939: Jayarani School was established.
  • 1962: Nursery school began with Government Recognition.
  • 1972: Government recognition received for classes 1 to 7.
  • 1974: Receipt of Government Grant in aid for the School
  • 1977: School building was donated by Mr. Rock Savari Kumar.
  • 1987: Upgraded to High school and receipt of Government grant in aid.
  • 1991: Obtained State first in Tamil S.S.L.C exam in Pondicherry.
  • 2014: Platinum Jubilee celebration.

Joyful Sharing

  • From Convent: L.Devi Priya @ Jennin. Nethaji Nagar. Parish: Uppalam.
  • From School: M. Arokia Mary@ Azina Mahathma Gandhi Institute of Paramedical Sciences. Parish: Pondy.

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