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                                         ABOUT THE SCHOOL 

Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School was founded in 1970 under the auspices of the Oriental Cultural Education Society, a subsidiary unit of the Vyasa Bharatha Kaladi Sadas Samajam , a registered body founded by His Holiness Jagadguru SriSankaracharya of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam. At the instance and with the blessings of his Holiness , some of the enlightened citizens of Chennai , interested in education and the promotion of national culture, formed a registered society in 1971, bearing the name of The Indian Education Society . Its main aim was to start a good educational institution for imparting education to our children on national lines and in consonance with the time spirit , synthesizing the feature of our ancient systems with the progressive trends of modern times. Recognizing the laudable objectives of the Indian Education Society and its fruitful functioning , His Holiness arranged the transfer of Sri Sankara School to the management of the Indian Education Society. Sri Sankara School has grown into a Senior Secondary School and its owns a spacious campus in Adyar. The Indian Education Society has got converted into Indian Education Trust (Regd.) and the Trust has taken over the management of the school and under their able and excellent management , the school has established great reputation.

Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School is a co-educational Institution and has been affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. The school at Adyar has classes from L.K.G. to XII Std. They are handled by highly qualified staff and personalized individual attention to the students is the hallmark of the institution. The school has been maintaining high standard of excellence in the academic field and in every sphere of school activity. The school has been producing cent percent result in the Board Examinations consecutively for the past nineteen years.

The unique feature of Sri Sankara School is that it symbolizes the ideals of education expressed in and through moral and spiritual values, discipline and character, appreciation of our cultural heritage and cultivation of genuine devotion to God, respect to Guru, parents and elders. Sanskrit, the repository of our culture is given a special status in this school. This is a pioneering institution in the propagation of Sanskrit and special Shloka classes are arranged for the children.




Contact Information

You may contact us at the following address - 
+ 044 2491 2510
Postal address
9, Vasantha Press Road, Adyar, Chennai 600 020
Electronic mail
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