Preschool educational approach traditionally based on playing, singing, practical activities such as drawing, and social interaction as part of the transition from home to school.Classes are conducted in a traditional classroom setting, with the children focused on the teacher and one lesson or activity at a time.


SMBS - Stella Maris Boarding School was founded on 1st, June 2004 at Koodaranhi, about 30 kms from Calicut by Stella Maris Educational and Charitable Trust, the Trust to provide high quality education to students residing all around India...

Desk of Chairman

" Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself ", says John Dewey. Our endeavour too is to arm our students with life-skills to face the real world, to fly off to the heights like a butterfly from its cocoon.


SMBS provides laboratories for Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Computer.Laboratories help the students in experimental and observational learning. Practical work and hands-on experience provide for more effective learning. ..


  • Mr. Abdul Jaleel, Emirates Airlines, Dubai UAE

      I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the school chairman Mr.Dennise Jose and to the teachers, for the changes you brought into my son's life. He has developed his studies and personality since I brought him to Stella Maris from Dubai. I am confident that I found the right boarding school for him, with a homely atmosphere and boarding amenities. Stella Maris is very dynamic, with numerous extra-curricular initiatives in indulgence with students and their overall development. I am really grateful to you.

  • Mr. & Mrs. Baiju, Executive Sales manager, Bajaj Allianz

      I would honestly appreciate the school chairman and the teachers for your passion and commitment towards upbringing a standard international standard school in a rural premises. Stella Maris fulfilled my dreams through my son, being able to provide him a quality education at an affordable cost. It took my 15 years with an MNC to set my goals. Now I am happy that , my child is well set under your proper guidance. Thank you for the prayerful homely ambience you maintain there.

  • Mr. A.P.Sankaranarayan, Director, HR Gateways

      I am in acquaintance with SMIBS for the past two years where my son is schooling. He joined the school hostel as a mischievous and an under performing student. But, now he is disciplined and ambitious. My wife and myself are very grateful to SMIB.

News & Events

  • Sports Day
    • At Our School Ground
    • 10:00am - 03:30pm

  • PTA Meeting
    • At School Conference Hall
    • 10:00am - 12:30pm

  • School Holiday
    • Due To Strike
    • 10:00am - 05:00pm

Stella Maris

Boarding School

Koodaranhi | Kozhikode | Kerala

Affiliated To CBSE Delhi

Affiliation No. CBSE/AFF/930860

Working Hours 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM