Established in 1937, with a small group of 7 children,
Garden School Society and its sister ventures, now serves the needs of
3000 children in three city
schools in Chennai, and two rural schools at Sholinganallore and
Karaipakkam, Tamil Nadu, South India.
High quality education, in an
atmosphere of love and freedom, to children from all social, economic
and religious backgrounds
This site is being
updated. Watch out for more news on our primary, middle and high school!
a copy of our book
Download our brochure for
the year 2007-2008 (coming soon).
15th November, we celebrate the birth of our founder,
Mrs. Ellen Sharma, who was born on this day,
1898. On this occasion, we have organised a special day for
teachers from all our schools. With special programs,
workshops, lectures and feedback on topics ranging from
pedagogy to child psychology, we celebrate the birth of this
great teacher and leader.
This year 2008-2009, we have a program of upgrading
our science laboratories in our city and rural schools.
Our new computer and audio-visual room in Sholinganallore is
open to children from our school and is in the process of
being developed further.
Teacher's Training programs. We run programs for
Kindergarten Training during the summer holidays for a
period of 1 month.
Teacher's Training programs on Inclusive education are
held for in-service teachers
Details on admission procedures will be posted in the
month of January 2009.
Education Programs: Integrating mentally and
physically challenged children into the mainstream for the
past three decades.
out our new project
'Kolam Children's Museum' in
collaboration with the Sharma Centre for Heritage Education
programs for refugee children-implemented
since the 1970's. Tibetan refugee children for the past
three generations have been attending our school.
more on our founders and on their methods of education