Kamala Niketan Montessori School

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Kamala Niketan Montessori School
6 Maris Avenue Collectors Office Road, Tiruchchirappalli, India 620001
Coordinates 10°48′12″N 78°40′22″E / 10.80333°N 78.67278°E / 10.80333; 78.67278Coordinates: 10°48′12″N 78°40′22″E / 10.80333°N 78.67278°E / 10.80333; 78.67278
Type Co-educational
Established 1991
Principal Mala
Grades Kindergarten to Grade 12
Number of students 3000
Education system CBSE syllabus.
Colour(s) Red, Yellow, Blue,Green
Accreditation ISO 9001:2008 BVQI certified
Affiliation Central Board of Secondary Education, India

Kamala Niketan Montessori School, or KNMS, is a comprehensive school in Tiruchchirapalli, India.


KNMS began with the foundation of “Tiny Tots”, a play school for children.


In 2008, the school started its third block. By 2009, KNMS Institution proposed a site for some more blocks. Temporary classes were built around the smaller ground. Students are now being moved from the old block to the new building. Students of class 4 to 12 have been shifted to the new building.

Visual based learning[edit]

In 2005 KNMS became the first school in Tiruchirapalli to initiate the fun based visual learning technology called Educomp. In 2010 KNMS began its course from Extramarks. It follows the CCE pattern. It is an ISO:9001:2000 certified institution.

Current status[edit]

There are more than 2300 students in the school, with each class having 32 students and sufficient staff members to teach the children.The school conducts special classes that includes Robotics, Animation and Advertisement as a part of the co-curriculum.

Student performance[edit]

  • There has not been a failure in the tenth and twelfth public exams.
  • A Spell champ runner up belongs to the school.
  • KNMS students participated in the National Conference for Energy "E for Energy" held at St.Johns International School, Chennai. The school was the only school invited for the conference from Tamil Nadu, excluding the host school St.Johns.
  • A student of class 10 (2011-2012) won in district and state level philately competitions.
  • The eleventh students (2011–2012) participated in 'Mahotsav' conducted by Sri Akilandeshwari Vidhyalaya and secured the first prize and also participated in Oscar conducted by RSK school in Tiruchirappalli and secured second place.
  • Eight students of the school cleared the IIT JEE entrance exam.