Why Chinmaya Vidyalaya

We are committed to fostering excellence in education. We firmly believe that teaching is not about knowledge downloads, but opening the minds of young learners. We guide each of our students towards learning, comprehensively focusing on the overall development.

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02.07.2010 has truly become an auspicious memorable day in the history of Chinmaya Mission, as history brought once more many heads, hearts and working hands to continue striving for a noble cause in the most constructive and progressive area of life, that is, education. With strength of 200 students, eleven faculty members, the school started functioning. His Holiness Swami Tejomayanandaji, Head, Chinmaya Mission World-wide visited the school on August 2011 and blessed the staff and students.

The Vidyalaya operating under Central Chinmaya Mission Trust, Mumbai, besides offering formal education through the CBSE stream, imparts value based education which extends a strong and effective moral foundation. The methodology based on “Chinmaya Vision Programme” established a foundation for integrated personality development, extends an in-depth, knowledge of Indian –culture and instills feelings of patriotism. This programme develops the universal outlook of the students thereby helping to mould a student holistically.

The school has steadily grown from a strength of 200 students to 1306 students and the teaching faculty from eleven to sixty-four. The school now has two block Shankaram and Tapovanam block which comprises spacious and airy smart classrooms, staff rooms, school offices and management rooms. The school has well-equipped full-fledged four laboratories, an ideal library, conference room, a spacious playground which comprises a basket ball and throw ball court, an auditorium with a seating capacity of around 500.

The subject clubs of our school like literary club, mathematics, science and social studies, reading, G.K. Seva, Interact, scouts and guides keeps the students aware of the latest developments in the respective sphere.

Students are also inspired to take part in all cultural activities at the intra and inter school levels. Teachers of our Vidyalaya are sent for seminars to keep abreast of the latest changes and trends in the teaching methodology and to quench their thirst for knowledge.

The dizzy height of tomorrow beckons the children of today, and it is the duty of parents, teachers and society to trigger optimism in them.

Our Beliefs and Values

The child is the focal point. Beliefs and values of a school lights of the vision spreads to the society, country and the world at large.

Our beliefs and values aim at the overall enfoldment and gentle blossoming of our students at the physical, mental, intellectual and spiritual levels of his/her personality. It implies good health and proper growth of children leading to the optimum expression of their overall well-being. It includes physical fitness, nutrition, hygiene, personal grooming, health education, health assessment, prevention of diseases and their treatment. It helps a child to be physically and emotionally balanced. It imbibes emotional expansion, handling emotions, handling relationships, gender-specific education, mental health assessment and counselling. The values and beliefs manifest student’s his/her inherent intellectual capacities and enhance the existing ones. It must include intellectual kindling, independent thinking, management skills, aesthetics, intellectual assessment and guidance.

Students are given a wide exposure to our culture, cultural awareness, explanations of various customs and traditions. The vital area of focus includes education in citizenship, civic consciousness, fostering pride in being an Indian, in spite of diversity. It aims at moulding students into dedicated and committed citizens who take real pride in serving the nation. The beliefs should mould the students to have a universal approach and outlook.

The beliefs and values are embraced by school management, teachers and parents. A Strive for personal excellence in all aspects of their education like developing independence, self-motivation and the ability to work cooperatively with others becoming critical and creative thinkers with an enjoyment of learning. Build resilience and develop highly effective social skills. Our school’s beliefs and values develop a student holistically and make him/her into a responsible citizen ready to face the world holding the values.

Role of Stakeholders

A successful collaboration between all stakeholder's means healthy relationships that create successful teaching and learning outcomes.

Our stakeholders include teachers, students, parents and school management, and they play an immense role in achieving our mission and vision. Not only do they accompany the school leaders in creating a better environment for conducive teaching and learning, but they also seek to expand the number of people involved in making important decisions related to school’s organization, operations and academics. They hold the resources, information, and opportunities, as well as the love, care and wisdom required to support the educational system's goals — ensuring that our children thrive now and in the future.

Our stakeholders play vital roles and are entitled to various decision-making and opens opportunities for everyone involved in a system. Additionally, it is crystal clear they hold great responsibilities and plan up their sleeves, and that they are also obligated to involve in important decisions in relation to the governance, operation or improvement of the school.

"Swami Chinmayananda says"
Children are not vessels to be filled, but lamps to be lit

Gurudev’s Message

School with a difference

From a feudal, quiet sleeping society, our country is today marching into the modern,fast,electronic age with our heads flaming with material ambitions and our hearts shrunk into ugly selfishness. The overemphasis of materialism has made individuals twisted and ugly in their essential cultural grace.

The politician,the economist and the scientist cannot see anything beyond the material world,when they should. There is the job of organizing and creating a rich, prosperous and peaceful world around, with technology contributing to the society. The educationists are to bring about an extra beauty in the performance of man in the society as a result of his cultivated inner discipline and larger vision.

We are trying in our Vidyalayas to conduct the children to score in the material world, following the secular syllabus prescribed by the Government, but taught in an atmosphere of spiritual presence. We select, train and therefore expect our teachers to have such a spiritual balance in themselves so that they can spread around them the grace and glory of the spirit in the classroom. Under such a gracious canopy of moral and ethical charm, we find the students blooming into men and women, self controlled, disciplined and dynamically striving with a magnificent vision.

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Principal's Message

“Knowledge will forever govern ignorance. And people who mean to be their own Governors, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.” - James Madison

It is rightly said that “The whole purpose of education is to replace an empty mind into an open one” . The greatest aim of education is not knowledge but action. “Education must facilitate the student to think and not what to think”.

We at Chinmaya Vidyalaya carry forward the vision of our Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayanandaji to achieve the three-fold noble goal of education namely -vision, spirit of service and efficiency. We believe that this is the basic essence of education, and it has always been the endeavour of our school to instill right values in the students at the right time so that they develop a holistic personality and are ready to take on the challenges head on once they step out of the gates of the school. We have set out on an elevating and stimulative journey with a goal of providing our students an exclusive learning experience by mending and molding in them an aim to march ahead with positive attitude, confidence, sensitivity and be a responsible individual taking up responsibility and ever ready to face challenges and hurdles. The unmatched and impressive zenith of glory at which our school stands today bears testimony to the fact that the school is fiercely dedicated to achieve excellence in all the fields be it in academics, sports, ethics or aesthetics. In this competitive world where there is a cut-throat competition which has become a part and parcel of our life, it is of great relevance that we teach our children to be competitive enough to stand tall among others with their extraordinary skills and come out with flying colours .

We emanate and sprinkle an atmosphere where each child perceives love, dignity and acceptance. The trust here is to blend and fuse thoroughly the modern and traditional approach which is conducive for learners. Children here learn through exploration and experimentation with a dash of extra-curricular activities. The students gain optimum exposure and acquire confidence. We are focused to achieve our aim by providing an exemplary infrastructure to work upon a child’s physical, mental and artistic faculties.

The words of Swami Vivekananda “Arise! Awake! And stop not till the road is reached“ act as our watchword that will always inspire our children throughout their lives.

Smt. Subhashini Ramakrishnan

(Principal)

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Mission Statement.

In order to inspire and challenge the bodies, minds and souls of all our learners, to attain holistic development socially, mentally and physically, Chinmaya Vidyalaya CBSE School Coimbatore like all Chinmaya Vidyalayas in the country, believes in providing them with a healthy, physical and mental atmosphere to grow. Ingrain in them respect for life, love for living creatures, team spirit, national fervour and pride in our hollowed divine culture. Our success in this mission will build lifelong confident learners who have the necessary tools for success in a changing world.

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Chinmaya Vision Programme

The Chinmaya Vision Programme is what makes the Chinmaya Educational Institutions “School with a difference”. It concretizes Swami Chinmayananda’s vision of education.

This programme was born to enshrine the philosophy of education developed by Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda in the heart of every growing child to bring out the best in him or her.

The child is the focal point of this programme. The programme embraces school management,teachers and parents. Through them, the light of this vision spreads to the society,country and the world at large.

The CVP can be classified as follows :

Integrated Development

It aims at the overall unfoldment and gentle blossoming of the child at the physical, mental, intellectual and spiritual levels of his/her personality.

Physical Development

It implies good health and proper growth of children leading to the optimum expression of their overall well-being. It includes physical fitness,nutrition, hygiene, personal grooming, health education, health assessment, prevention of diseases and their treatment.

Mental Development

It aims at helping a child to be emotionally balanced. It includes emotional expansion, handling emotions, handling relationships, gender specific education, mental health assessment and counselling.

Intellectual Development

CVP aims to help the child manifest his/her inherent intellectual capacities and enhance the existing ones. It includes intellectual kindling, independent thinking, management skills, aesthetics, intellectual assessment and guidance.

Spiritual Development

This is achieved through value education, mass chanting and yoga in our curriculum. All students also participate in the Gayatri Homam and Paduka Pooja performed in the school every week.

Indian Culture

Here each child is given a wide exposure to our culture, cultural awareness, explanations of various customs and traditions through projects.

Patriotism

This vital area of focus includes education in citizenship, civic consciousness, fostering pride in being an Indian, in spite of diversity. It aims at moulding students into dedicated and committed citizens who take real pride in serving the nation.

Universal Outlook

This helps the child to view himself/herself as a responsible citizen of the world, live in harmony with the creation as well as become aware of being an intrinsic part of the macrocosm.

CVP is not an activity but a vision-inducing programme-the very spirit behind all activities in the Vidyalaya.

Giving your child a brighter future