Timpany School

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Timpany School
Timpany school
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Type Mission School
Motto Seek Truth
Religious affiliation(s) Christianity
Established 1931
Chairman Dr.Ken Gnanakan
Director Mrs Harshalatha Chiranjeevi (2006- )
Principal Mrs.Nalini Nelson
Grades Class 1 - 12
Campus size 1-acre (4,000 m2)
Affiliation CBSE and ICSE and SSC

Timpany School is a Christian mission school in the city of Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. It was founded in the year 1931, in the Indian pre-independence era by Dr. Rev. A.W. Timpany of the Canadian Baptist Mission.[1][2] It is managed by the Evangelical Trust Association of South India (ETASI) and the Chairman of ETASI Dr. Ken Gnanakan, is also the current Chairman of Timpany Schools.[3] The medium of instruction for the school is English.[1]

The school has three campuses in and around Visakhapatnam with each campus affiliated to different Boards of Education:

Pre-school teacher training[edit]

The students are divided into houses Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune and Venus. Competitive spirit is displayed amongst students through inter-house competitions.


60th year celebrations in 1991

  • The school celebrated its 60th year at the Gurajada Kalakshetram amphitheater in Visakhapatnam. The students held shows and showcased their talents.

70th year celebrations in 2001

  • Timpany marked the entry into the new millennium with its 70th year celebrations.

75th year celebrations in 2006

  • The school celebrated its Diamond Jubilee in 2006 with students showcasing their talents and awards being presented to the achievers.

80 year celebration in 2011

The 80th year celebration was conducted by the school in Port Stadium Grounds. Interhouse competitions were part of the celebrations.a competition was held between the 3 schools .Timpany CBSE took the first place followed by Timpany ICSE

The 84 year celebrations in 2015

The 84 year celebrations were conducted in the port stadium there held a completion between the 3 schools .the students participated in drill ,march past,and mass's pt .this time also Timpany CBSE school held the victory


  1. ^ a b "About Timpany School". 
  2. ^ "CBM Compound, Vizag's oldest residential area". The Hindu. 2013-03-28. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2015-09-27. 
  3. ^ "Timpany Chairman's message". Timpany School. Retrieved 27 September 2015.