|Loreto House, Kolkata youtube.com|
|Lorato House, Kolkata, WBen.wikipedia.org/|
|Lorato House, main entrance, Kolkata tutorialathome.in|
The early students were taught at a house where nuns resided under Mother Delphine Hart, assisted by Sr. Teresa Mons and Sr. Martina McCann. The School was initially established for the education of Catholic girls. However, it has long admitted students of many religions
|Siister Mary Ward, founder Loreto mission,|
Today the congregation is engaged in a wide variety of new ministries, catering to the needs of the society. Activities include: literacy programs, spiritual education, counseling, managing shelters for homeless women, etc. Being active across the globe, the Loreto Sisters operate some 150 schools imparting education to over 70,000 pupils irrespective of creed, religion, etc.