Mahatma Gandhi Public School , an English Medium Senior Higher Secondary School was established in 1976 and is situated on 8 acres of land at the picturesque Ambadimala Hill, Chottanikkara. The school is affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi vide affiliation Number 930025 and having classes from LKG to Standard-XII with Science and Commerce streams in plus two(+2) and has a total strength of 1500 students. The school is privileged to have profound learned and highly qualified and well experienced Principal and well qualified teachers. The school has 3 huge buildings with well ventilated, well furnished, spacious class rooms, well equipped science laboratories, Computer lab, Maths lab and a large library and reading room and 2 large playgrounds. The establishment of the school is a milestone of the Sabha’s achievements.
MGP School Main Block
The school imparts quality education to rural students particularly the economically weaker sections at a very reasonable and affordable fee. Computer education is imparted from third standard onwards and Hindi is taught from UKG. Though it is a rural based school, special attention is given for Spoken English and Spoken Hindi. Apart from academic excellence, the students are provided with ample opportunities to take part in cultural, sports, drawing and painting competitions right from school level to National and International level by giving equal emphasis for Dance, Music, Painting, Clay Modeling, Yoga and Karate for which there are separate qualified teachers in the respective subjects.
Continuous and comprehensive evaluation of the students is made to provide a holistic profile of the learner through assessment of both scholastic and non-scholastic aspects of education spread over the total span of instructional time in schools which helps to identify those positive attributes of the learner which are usually assessed during public examinations. As it is spread over a period of two years in class IX & X, it provides several opportunities for the school to identify the talents of the learners in different contexts. MGP School is the obly CBSE School in Ernakulam District having National Cadet Corps Wing.
During the academic year 2007-08, the school presented 119 students from Standard XII and 131 students from standard X for the Board Examination of the CBSE.
Updated on: [February 08, 2018]