Archive for the Schools Category

September 24, 2020

Admissions are closed for this academic year at The Grove School

Admissions for all classes, LKG to class XII, for this academic year has been closed at The Grove School, Alwarpet. The school follows the ICSE syllabus. The principal of the school, S. M. Sujatha, says, “We have started online sessions […]

September 21, 2020

Collecting notebooks from school provided an opportunity to meet friends, say these local school girls

Collecting notebooks from school provided an opportunity to meet friends, say these local school girls

Standing at the gates of Rani Meyyammai Girls School in R. A. Puram, Saranya and Parasakthi were all smiles, this past Thursday evening. The class 11 students of this school were here to collect notebooks distributed by the school. “We […]

August 24, 2020

CSI School for the Deaf provides new smartphones to underprivileged students

CSI School for the Deaf provides new smartphones to underprivileged students

To help underprivileged students get access to online classes, CSI School for the Deaf in San Thome has started giving new smartphones to them. The first set of smartphones were given to 8 students, during the Independence Day ceremony, held […]

August 15, 2020

Tamilnadu government decorates CSI School for the Deaf with ‘The Best Institution’ award

Tamilnadu government decorates CSI School for the Deaf with 'The Best Institution' award

On the occasion of Independence Day, Tamilnadu government decorated CSI School for the Deaf in San Thome with ‘The Best Institution’ award. Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami presented this award to school headmaster W. James Albert, during the Independence Day […]

July 31, 2020

CSI School for the Deaf starts taking online classes

CSI School for the Deaf starts taking online classes

Since this past week, CSI School for the Deaf in San Thome has started taking online classes. The classes are taken for students from class 1 to 12 via zoom. Says James Albert, headmaster of the school, “As physical classes […]

July 24, 2020

Getting college admission is a challenge here: CSI School for the Deaf is helping outgoing students

Getting college admission is a challenge here: CSI School for the Deaf is helping outgoing students

CSI School for the Deaf in San Thome is doing all it can to help its students who passed the Class 12 exams to get college admissions – and have to do this online now. Although, the school has been […]

June 27, 2020

Oyster Montessori school comes up with innovative ways to engage kids during lockdown

Oyster Montessori school comes up with innovative ways to engage kids during lockdown

Oyster Montessori school in Alwarpet has come up with innovative ways to engage children in this lockdown period. Since March lockdown, the school held online storytelling sessions in different genres for kids. And now, it has resumed its regular classes […]

June 13, 2020

V-Excel opens admissions for its vocational training courses

V-Excel Educational Trust has opened admissions for its vocational training courses for the year 2020-2021. For several years now, the NGO for special children has been providing full-time vocational training for young adults with special needs. The NGO also supports […]

May 30, 2020

My teen daughter seems distracted at home. Is not able to study. Says auto-driver parent of Class X student.

My teen daughter seems distracted at home. Is not able to study. Says auto-driver parent of Class X student.

R. Subramaniam (name changed) is an auto driver. His daughter Jayashree. S (name changed) is a class X student at a state-run school in the neighbourhood. And he has a problem – the father-daughter relationship that is under stress. And […]

March 14, 2020

Stationery shop on Mada Street also sells school, college textbooks, guides

Stationery shop on Mada Street also sells school, college textbooks, guides

New Mylai Stationery shop on South Mada Street, Mylapore is now selling textbooks and guides for school and college students. The school textbooks are available for CBSE, State Board and Matriculation syllabus. The shop that sells stationery items has recently […]

February 26, 2020

Admission open for classes 6 and 11 at Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Higher Secondary School

Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Higher Secondary School at West Circular Road, Mandaveli is introducing class 6 this year. Till the last academic year, the state board school had classes 11 and 12 only. Admissions for classes 6 and 11 are open […]

February 15, 2020

Free bicycles makes these girls happy

Free bicycles makes these girls happy

Receiving brand-new bicycles made Jayabharati and Shobana happy this past week. The class 11 students of St. Raphael’s school on Kutchery Road, Mylapore received free bicycles from their school as part of welfare schemes provided by Tamil Nadu government. The […]

February 5, 2020

Board exams : Some schools start having special classes

Board exams : Some schools start having special classes

Ahead of State Board exams for classes 10, 11 and 12, some schools in Mylapore have started holding special classes for the students who will take the exams. The public exams for class 12 is set to begin from March […]

January 30, 2020

Painting competition for children

A painting competition will be held for children at Rosary Matriculation School, San Thome on Feb. 2. The theme is ‘I can and I will make tomorrow cancer free’.  Children will be divided into three categories, class I to IV, […]

January 28, 2020

Students of Children’s Garden School mark Road Safety Week

Students of Children's Garden School mark Road Safety Week

It has been quite a busy week at Children’s Garden School, Mylapore. Yesterday (Jan. 27), to celebrate Road Safety week, the road safety patrol and student patrol cadet group of the school took out a rally to highlight the need […]

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