Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur is a senior secondary school located at Amrita Nagar in Panchikkal, near Ayyanthole, approximately 5 Kms south from Thrissur town.
The school is managed by Mata Amritanadamayi Math and is affiliated to CBSE. It provides a rich learning environment where students learn to excel fearlessly in all facets like physical, mental, intellectual and aesthetics of their personality. This will enable the pupil to attain self-fulfilment of their professional and social lives.
The institution maintains the traditional values of the teacher-student relationship. It aims to instil in its’ students, a strong sense of our cultural and spiritual values, along with imparting the best in modern scientific education.
While maintaining the traditional values of the Guru-shishya Parampara, the school has created a path-breaking paradigm in school education. The school is situated in 10 acres of land with building occupying almost an acre.
The vision of the school is based on a fine blend of contemporary educational practices and the methods of ancient gurukulams. This facilitates individual learning and enhances positive values, promoting understanding and empathy.
The Amritha family has a revelation to instil in their students a powerful sense of cultural and spiritual values, along with modern scientific education.
The institution aims to meet the needs and dreams of the post modern generation, by giving all the possible opportunities to its greatest extent.
The mission which the institution holds is to provide value-based education and mould young generation through a system of wholesome learning. This will enable them to achieve progress and prosperity, without forgetting to extend selfless service to the society.
History of Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur
Amrita Vidyalayams are a chain of value based schools managed by Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Years back, a group of devotees, of Matha Amrithanandamayi, from Kodungallur, approached her with an appeal to start a school in their home town.
She agreed to begin the school, perceiving it the best way to influence the future generation, to create a better world with peace and harmony. Thus the first educational endeavour of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math came into effect on June 1, 1987 with the establishment of an English medium school at Kodungallur named Amritha Vidyalayam.
Gradually, more Amrita Vidyalayam schools were started in many other places within and outside the State. Most of the schools, under the Math, in Kerala are affiliated to the CBSE and one is affiliated to ICSE.
In Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra, most of the Amritha Vidyalayams follow the curriculum of the respective state educational departments and boards.
Academics in Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur
Affiliated to the CBSE New Delhi, the group of institutions follows a system of continuous evaluation that covers both the scholastic and non-scholastic aspects of student’s development.
They run classes from 1 to XII. Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur has a total strength of 1593. The curriculum adds qualitative content beyond the prescribed syllabus.
The overall format of functioning maximizes students’ progress in all the fields including intellectual, spiritual, physical, cultural and artistic fields. This emphasizes learning based on activity and experiential knowledge.
The school makes successful efforts to develop the students’ ability to think beyond the boundaries of the four walls. Thus, the objectives of the institution could be so clear, that is to shape a child’s mind to learn not only for the grade, but also for learning how a human shall live.
Its goal is to promote life skills like value education, fitness, etiquette and team work. Evaluation of a child is based on the overall performance in various fields like classroom, lab, projects, cultural activities, personality and responses to social issues through a year.
Admission in Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur
Admission is open to all who are qualified. Candidates are admitted based on the rules and regulations stipulated by the CBSE. Parents who wish to enrol their children in Thrissur Amrita Vidyalayam can contact the school office for application forms and further details.
Facilities in Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur
The school provides state of the art facilities for the students’ educational and extracurricular activities in the campus. It ensures that the most modern lab facilities are available to its students.
Computer education initiates our young students into the captivating world of computing, and introduces them to its wide and ever increasing range of applications.
The school commences computer education from lower classes itself. The school management makes sure that high end machines are available for each child. The computer lab is spacious and occupies two rooms, a junior lab and senior lab.
Math lab, a fresh concept in educational field, helps the students to understand mathematical principles through exercises, models and teaching aids. Amrita Vidyalayam has three well equipped science labs, one each for Physics, Chemistry and Biology, each occupying two rooms. They focus on practical work, so that the students would get a better insight into the scientific theories.
The school promotes reading culture and facilitates the growth of reading habit in students, which helps them to augment their language and knowledge.
There is a library with a large collection of books concerning variety of topics. Books on spirituality, foreign publications, encyclopaedias and literary works in English and Malayalam are available in the library.
In addition, the library has rare reference books that can enhance the knowledge level of students through reading.
The school ensures that all sports requirements are met. They have provisions for indoor games such as badminton, caroms, chess and table tennis.
Ample facilities for outdoor games such as volley ball, basket ball and skating are also available. The institution has 20 buses, available for both students and staff.
Facilities are available for conducting cultural and other programmes like dance, theatrics and instrumental music. These arts are taught in the assembly hall in the school campus.
24 Hrs uninterrupted water supply, 3 phase electricity, hygienic and separate sanitation facilities for girls and boys, treated drinking water, first aid, yoga, karate and judo training and counselling are some of the other facilities available at Amritha Vidyalayam.
Contacts for Communication to Amrita Vidyalayam, Thrissur
Postal Address: Amrita Vidyalayam, Amrita Nagar, Panchikkal, Ayyanthole, Thrissur, Kerala
Phone: 0487 2366066