Adarsha Vidyalaya

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Adarsha Vidyalaya
Sahakar Nagar, Shell Colony, Chembur
Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400 071
Coordinates 19°04′N 72°53′E / 19.06°N 72.89°E / 19.06; 72.89 (Adarsha Vidyalaya)Coordinates: 19°04′N 72°53′E / 19.06°N 72.89°E / 19.06; 72.89 (Adarsha Vidyalaya)
School type Co-education Affiliated school
Opened 1958 (1958)
Status Open
School board Maharashtra State Board
School district Mumbai Suburban District
Authority Kerala People's Education Soc.
Session Day
Headmaster Leena Nair
Number of students approx. 2000
Classes offered Nursery to S.S.C
Medium of language English
Language English, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam
Campus type Urban

Adarsha Vidyalaya, is an English medium school located in Sahakar Nagar, Shell Colony, Chembur, Mumbai. It is run by the Kerala Peoples Education Society (KPES) and was established in 1958. The school is one of the few Mumbai schools that offer Malayalam as a subject in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination. Tamil is offered as a subject till standard 7th. Urdu is also taught in the school. English is a compulsory language for the students to speak in the school premises.


Late KIRAN KUMAR DASGUPTA was the founder Headmaster of HATTHUBA ADARSHA VIDYAPITH after independence. That school is situated at hatthuba , Habra, North 24 pgs.Pin-743269.West Bengal.At that time after division sri Dasgupta came in India from East Pakistan and built a Adarsha school with the help of Sri Ganesh chandra Ghosh , a famous landlord and social worker.Sri Kiran kumar Dasgupta 's academic qualifications was M.A.(ENGLISH),P.hd.LLB under British Government.He was died at 1985.Today's if anyone goes at Hatthuba ,can see His residence 'KIRANALAYA' on Jessore Road ,2 km from Habra Railway stations.There are so many students are well established all over the world.


The students are categorised into four houses - red, blue, green and yellow, which compete against each other in various academic events. The school has a science and computer lab, library, and an audio-visual room.


The school offers studies up to SSC (Xth standard), and is affiliated to the Maharashtra State Board. Subjects taught include English as a First Language, Malayalam, Tamil, Urdu.

Extra-curricular and Co-curricular Activities[edit]

The school elects a head boy and head girl every year.[1] The school celebrates annual day, Independence day[2] and Republic day every year. Teachers day, Children's day and Christmas are also celebrated. The school has participated in inter-school sports, elocution, science-exhibitions, drawing, dance and various other cultural activities.

The school publishes school magazine for the students every year that showcases student's talents including drawings, poems and short stories.[3]

The school has an MCC and RSP team selected by the physical instructors of the school.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "New leaders take over". The Hindu. BARAMATI. 2015-07-17. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  2. ^ "Environment day". The Hindu. Mumbai. 2015-08-21. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  3. ^ "A showcase of talent". The Hindu. Mumbai. 2016-01-08. Retrieved 2016-02-13.