The school gives emphasis to the careful development of all the moral and social values which are the basis for the formation of an upright citizen and a perfect gentleman and prepares the young for service and responsibility in national life enabling them to foster deep attachment to our cultural heritage. The school aims not merely at preparing its pupils to qualify for the Board Examinations but to develop their character and personality through graded responsibility, personal guidance and social awareness. With this end in view the school makes a careful selection of the pupils who apply, and demands high standards in ideals and attainments.
Matha School was started by His Excellency Rev. Dr. Abraham Mar Julius (Bishop of Muvatupuzha Diocese) in 1979, with Kindergarten. It was Late Rev. Fr. Stanislaus Kakkanat, who took the bold decision to start the school, with the permission of the Late Bishop Isaac Mar Youhanon. Matha school has grown into a Senior Secondary School affiliated to the CBSE, New Delhi, under the great care and guidance of Late Rev. Fr. S. Kakkanat.
The course offered in the Senior Secondary stage primarily aims at grooming the students in such a way that after completing the Senior Secondary stage they could develop competence to pursue professional courses like engineering, medicine , dentistry, veterinary Science, agriculture etc. in their future career. In addition to this the school offers the study of Computer Science with all the equipment required for the purpose.
Matha Senior Secondary School is owned , managed and run by the Malankara Catholic Arch Diocese of Tiruvalla. His Grace Most Rev. Dr. Thomas Mar Koorilos, the Metropolitan Archbishop is the Patron of the school. Rt. Rev. Dr. Philippose Mar Stephanos Auxiliary Bishop of Arch Diocese of Tiruvalla is the co-patron and Very Rev.Fr. Cherian Thazhamon , Vicar General of the Arch Diocese of Tiruvalla is the Corporate Manager of unaided school of the Arch Diocese of Thiruvalla. Rev.Fr. Varghese Malieakal is the Local Manager of Matha Senior Secondary School, Thumpoly, Alleppey.