Sethuraman. G, Thiruthangal Nadar Vidhyalaya, Chennai

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About the school
Located in Chennai, TNV School was established in the year 2010. Affiliated to the CBSE board, the school imparts education to students from kindergarten to class X. Mr. Sethuraman. G is the Principal of the school for the past three years.

Special Features
‘Service to Mankind is service to God’ was the thought behind setting up this school. With the main objective being holistic development of students, the school lays emphasis on co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.

Motivating Staff
Mr. Sethuraman said, “I give freedom to act and guidance to achieve. Failure is always seen as another step to perform better.” The school has also implemented evaluation programs to assess the effectiveness of teachers.

Safety Measures
TNV has trained staff to ensure students’ health and safety. Mr. Sethuraman said, “We have a well structured building where miscreants can’t enter. “

IT Tools
The school has adopted digital boards with a well-designed curriculum.
Contribution towards society
It is important to hone the skills of students to enable them to contribute to the society and become better citizens of tomorrow. Students at TNV participate in many such activities including the ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’.

Admission Process
Mr. Sethuraman said, “We offer admissions to our neighborhoods, mostly workers and lower middle class people.”

Challenges
Speaking about challenges faced, Mr. Sethuraman said there is a lack of dedicated staff. He continued, “I manage by training them, interacting and motivating them regularly.” Lack of co-operation by parents is another challenge that the school faces.
TNV belongs to Chennaivazh Thiruthangal Hindu Nadar Uravinmurai Dharma Fund.

Please visit the school website www.thiruthangalnadarvidhyalaya.org for more information.

Contact Details
Email: thinaarschool@yahoo.com Phone: 044 – 25993171