St. Joseph Higher Secondary School is a religious minority educational institution established by the Catholic Church under the Arch diocess of Imphal by the Arch Bishop of Imphal carry out the day to day administration of the school. It caters primaraliy to the Catholic community but others are also admitted depending on the availability of the seats.
The School was started in the year 1982 by Late Rev. Fr. Mathew Planthottam. The school had its first class X batch in 1990 which produced a good result with 8th ranks. Father Mathew Planthottam was succeeded by Rev. Fr. Barbasino in 1992. Since its existence in 1982 there were 10 Principals namely Fr. Methew,Fr. Babasino, Fr. Tomy, Fr. Raffi, Fr.Mundoli, Fr. KD Joy, Fr. CM Joseph, Fr. Sabu, Fr. Jiten And Rrev. Fr. Victor Amul.