It is a Catholic Institution administered under the minority right. It is an English medium school run by the Xaverian Educational Society and established by the Society of Pilar.
It admits students of all creed, caste, etc.Fr. Agnel Higher Secondary School is established under the patronage of Venerable Fr. Agnelo De Souza, a saintly member of the Society of Pilar who lived a simple and holy life serving God and His fellow brethren.