Rev.Bro.Stephen Mathew has been a very popular principal in the Ampara district. During his leadership, he maintained high stranded of discipline among the students. Students of Carmel Fatima College have also maintained high standards in curricular and extracurricular activities. They have attained very good result in GCE (A/L) and GCE (O/L) examinations. Many of his direct students are positioned high in the public service sector of our country.
With a deeply religious and accomplished personality, Rev.Bro.Stephen Mathew had worked with commitment and dedication during his stewardship at Carmel Fatima College. He maintained high traditions among all the communities of the area. He has been a moving figure to attain cordiality among the various religious bodies in the coastal area of Ampara District. Rev.Bro. Stephan Mathew is invited in all social and cultural activities, and is loved and respected by all section of society.