Adarsh Vidya Kendra
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|Adarsh Vidya Kendra
|Pioneer Compound, Vetturnimadam, Nagercoil-03
Vetturnimadam, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu
|Type||CBSE KG to Grade X; Hr. Secondary State Board|
|Principal||Mr. Binumon V. R|
Mr. Binumon V. R/ Principal Mrs. Brintha Subash (Vice-Principal CBSE & H.O.D. Social Science) Mrs. Kamarajini (Co-ordinator) Mr. Rajkumar(H.O.D. Science) Mr. Suyambu Lingam (H.O.D. of PET Dept.) Mr. Easwara Dhas (H.O.D. of English Dept.)Mr. Karunanithi (H.O.D. of Tamil Department)
|Grades||kindergarten - grade 12|
|Enrollment||more than 2200|
|Student Union/Association||The Council|
|Mascot||The Adarsh Family|
|Accreditation||Central Board Of Secondary Education (CBSE) Till 10th and senior secondary is accreditaed by Department Of School Education,Government Of Tamil Nadu|
Adarsh Vidya Kendra is a school located in India. It was established in 1984. The school's motto is "Diligence Succeeds".
Adarsh Vidya Kendra was established in 1984 at Vetturnimadam, Nagercoil. The school started with a headmaster, seven teachers, and 112 students. Growing student enrollment resulted in expansion of the school; additional classrooms were built in 1992.
The school today
The school gives equal importance to academics and co-curricular activities. They give all students a platform to showcase their talents through competitions and programs.
Every year the school celebrates School Day, Sports Day, Independence Day, Republic Day, Children's Day and Teacher's Day are celebrated. The school has students from all over India and from outside India
The school offers many competitive events:
- During language week (Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, French) & English week, students compete on elocution, recitation, essay writing, versification, story telling and an English spelling bee.
- During fine arts week, the competition is on drawing, art from trash, vegetable carving, clay modelling and glass painting.
- During work experience week, the contest include raw food preparation, dance, Karnatic music, cinematic music and instrumental performance.
In 2014 the Language Day was celebrated on October 18, students displayed the tradition and culture of the people of their second language.Aswin Niranjan and Varun Kamalahasan were awarded 'THE YOUNG SCIENTIST" awards at IIT Chennai. In 2015 the short movie "En Kaanavu" won the second prize at the national short movie competition
An induction ceremony is held for the new student council every year. Independence Day is celebrated with the usual formalities and then the various cultures. During 2015 a new competition, "on the spot dance", took place.
Every year a grand fest occurs during Adarsh, with the school's band welcoming the honours. Inspirational speeches are held followed by cultural programs. The programs consist of dances, dramas and songs. The school orchestra plays an important role.
Adarsh has a history of training students who achieve high academic marks. Formative assessments are held and marks are evaluated with pen paper tests, projects and activities. The summative is held once in every term. Adarsh has scored high marks in both the 10th CBSE board examinations as well as 12th state board examinations.
The School has an effective school council. The council is headed by one boy and one girl who with their respective assistants are democratically elected. The students from std. 8 to std. 12 are eligible to vote. The school has six houses and respective captains and vice-captains.