November 4, 2016

Vidyalaya High School

FEATURES
Establishment:
1930
Student Strength: 260 (Only boys)
Courses Offered: Stds. VI to X (Tamil Medium)
Hostel Facilities: Fully Residential
Fees: Rs 12,000 per anum
Telephone: (0422) 269 4695

ACHIEVEMENTS

The school has the distinction of almost uninterruptedly producing 100% results in the X Standard examinations over the last two decades. It has achieved the honour of being a recipient of an appreciation certificate from the Education Minister, Government of Tamil Nadu, for having secured cent percent pass in the public examinations.


HIGHLIGHTS

  • The concept of integrated education for the blind has been successfully implemented in the school for the last 20 years. Under this scheme, about 5 blind boys are selected to study in the school along with the normal boys. Additional facilities such as braille books, audio-taped versions of the subjects in the syllabus, and a resource teacher to guide them outside the school hours are provided. All the blind students who have so far appeared for the State SSLC examination have passed with flying colours.
  • Special training in music, dance and yoga is given to the students.
  • The Vidyalaya gives concession in fees to select deserving students based on their merit and economic status.
  • Cultural programmes (dance, drama etc) presented by the students have been appreciated by several special invitees; and draw sizable crowds when staged during the Gurupuja and other important days.
  • Interested students of Stds. IX and X are taken through a graded course in computer science.
  • The school’s band-troupe has won several firsts in competitions.