De Paul Public School, Mysore is the realization of a great dream of St. Vincent De Paul who is chosen as the Father and Patron of the Vincentian Congregation. The Congregation draws its spirit and distinctive character from the life and work of the Patron. It was Rev. Fr. Antony Thottithara, the founder of this school, who years back conceived the idea of starting a school for providing education to the children of marginalized poor community. He started the school in Sathagalli area which was once a barren piece of land and was later transformed into De Paul Public School. It was in the year 2005 the school started to function formally with 75 tiny tots.

The School is managed by De Paul Educational Trust No. 156/VI/SRO/Maradu/1998 instituted by Mary Matha Province of the Vincentian Congregation (VC)

Rev. Fr. Vincent C.V. is at present the Principal of the School since January 2013.
Rev. Fr. Jomesh Malola is the Bursar/Finance officer.

De paul Public School obtained its Syllabus from CBSE Delhi and Affiliation to Higher primary during the year 2010 – 11.

Status of Affiliation :

1. Affiliation No. : 830380
2. Affiliation with the board since :
- Approval of middle class I – VIII) : 27/06/2010.
-Composite Provisional affiliation from middle to secondary level : 01/04/2013
-Extension of affiliation up to : 31/03/2016
3. School No. : 41268