ST. JOSEPH'S SCHOOL, NORTH POINT
THE HOUSE SYSTEM
award

Depelchin House

Depelchin House is named after the founder of St. Joseph's College and builder of North Point, Fr. Henri Depelchin S.J. (1822-1900)

award

Fallon House

Fallon House is named after Fr. Joseph Fallon, a former Prefect and Rector (1913-1919). Fr. Fallon later became Superior of the Bengal Mission. He later returned to North Point and died here in 1952

award

Laenen House

Laenen House is named after Fr. Denis Laenen who taught from 1901 until his death in 1946

award

O'Neil House

O'Neil House is named after Fr. Edward O'Neil who had been a teacher and then the Prefect. Later he was appointed Rector of St. Xavier's College, Calcutta

The House System was introduced in 1936. Four Houses Ashley, Garnet, Campion and Southwell had been established with a Boy Prefect each. There are no records of those after 1938. In 1952 the present system was introduced. The Houses were named after four deceased Jesuits who had served many years at North Point.

ADDRESS

St. Joseph's School North Point, Darjeeling - 734104
Phone Number: 0354-2259153
Email: sjsnorthpoint@gmail.com
CISCE AFFILIATION CODE WB071

sjcnorthpoint.com
Designed by Jose
Photos Credit: Mr. Julius Santiago
Drone Credit: Mr. Frederick Liao