Our Story

MHSS is a merger of Higher Secondary of Modern College (MC) and Modern Academy (MA). Both the Institutions (MC & MA) were established in the year 1997 with a quest and vision to promote accessible quality education by the founders Late Dr. S. Hekha Mao and his wife Mrs. A. Kaisa.

MHSS is a government recognised and registered recognised institution of Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) bearing registration number PR/5221/22.

The school enrolls students starting from Nursery upto Higher Secondary (Class 12) offering all the streams of Arts, Commerce and Science.

The school has qualified, trained and experienced teachers, who are regularly oriented and upto date with the latest teaching techniques and methods as regular trainings to the Faculty are imparted by the Teacher Educators of Modern Institute of Teacher Education (MITE), sister institution of MHSS.

Motto: True Education


To be a Centre of Excellence for the cause of True Education


  • To achieve Academic Excellence by producing 100% pass results and Toppers in HSLC and every stream of HSSLC.
  • To engage our students through Innovative teaching and learning methods.
  • To mentor our students for all round development.
  • To create a fun learning experience.


Experience with us:

         “Knowledge, Innovation, Excellence, Respect, Integrity, Joy”

Governing Body

The Governing Body of Modern Higher Secondary School (MHSS) is constituted with the following members. The term of the Governing Body is for a period of 03(three) Academic Sessions 2022-23, 2023-24 and 2024-25.

Mrs. A. Kaisa, Chairperson
Designation: Chairperson

Principal, MHSS
Designation: Ex-officio Member
Porterlane (Dzüvürü) Council, Representative
Designation: Ex-officio Member
Mr. John Makhabo, Director Incharge, NYK
Designation: Member
Mrs. Chanini Lokho
Designation: Member
Dr. Nishini Hekha, , Consultant, Department of Radiology,
Zion Hospital and Research Centre, Dimapur
Designation: Member

Headmistress/ master, Representative, MHSS
Designation: Ex-officio Member

Principal, MITE
Designation: Ex-officio Member
Mr. Neizokhotuo Belho, Tribunal General, ASU & Social Worker
Designation: Member
Mr. Pelee Hekha, Managing Director
Designation: Member
Mr. Kaikho Losii, Development Manager
Designation: Member



Ms. A. Nenia Theresa is the Principal of Modern Higher Secondary School. She completed her M.Com. from Pune university. She has a teaching experience of 12 years. She also has a Master Degree in Sociology and B.Ed degree.

Non-teaching Staff

Mr. Indra Bahadur Khabas

Designation: Head Master

Ms. Akuo Metha

Designation: Accountant

Mr. Hmingthan Mowia

Designation: Office Manager

Mr. Chandan Lama

Designation: Office Assistant

Mr. Kaikho Chusuna

Designation: Support Staff