Origin & History

Marie Poussepin’s Academy, Nagpur is one of the initiatives carried on by The Dominican Sisters of The Presentation, Nagpur which is a registered Society with Reg. No.MH/1124/08 (Nagpur) dated 12/12/08 keeping in mind the vision and mission of Blessed Marie Poussepin, the founder of the organization to provide quality education within a nurturing environment through well balanced educational programmes and systematically planned curriculum that foster self discipline, motivation, harmony, high-self esteem and mutual respect .

The Congregation of the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation started by Blessed Marie Poussepin in 1696 in France has spread to 37 countries of the world about 2600 sisters dedicated in the services of education, health care and social development. Marie Poussepin’s Academy started in Nagpur in July 2009 is in the spirit and charism of Blessed Marie Poussepin whose whole life was a commitment to educate children to be life long learners. This institution which began in her name wants to uphold her values of charity, peace, harmony, sincerity, honesty, and love for work and respect for nature. Since its inception the school has grown not only in good infrastructure but also in number of students. we have classes from nursery to 10th grade and school will be upgraded to 12th grade in the near future.