Jyoti Senior Secondary School is a private, unaided, minority English Medium School, under the general management of the Catholic Diocese of Satna, registered under the M.P. Society, Registration, Act. 1964 (Reg.No. 3276 of 28/04/1973). It is locally run by St. Francis Xavier's Church, Rewa, in Collaboration with Rev. Sisters of the Congregation of the Mother of Carmel (C.M.C.) The management enjoys the minorty rights as ensured in the constitution of India (Article No.30) Jyoti School has its simple beginning in the year 1972, at Bodabag, Rewa, in the Catholic Church campus with its Kindergarten Classes.
Later it was shifted to Chunabhatta, Allahabad Road on 01/07/1976. Honouring the earnest request and interest of the parents and well wishers, the school gradually developed into Higher Secondary status. The First batch students of Class X appeared High School Examination in 1985-86 and students of class XII appeared Higher Secondary Examination in 1987-88. The School bears the name' JYOTI' which means Light which symbolises Jesus Chirst, who said,'' I am the Light of the World'' though he is no more with us physically his mission and vision enlighten us and lead us from darkness to Light, Tamaso-ma Jyotirgamya- “Lead kindly Light”