Amudham Matriculation Higher Secondary School is the brain child of the freedom figher. Thiyagi D.Dharmakkan and his affectionate wife Mrs. D.Amirtham. They themselves were teachers and served the community in the very remote place called Kannirajapuram, a coastal village in Ramnad district, where they uneducated.This burning compassion and concern for the downtrodden was seen throughout their life and all the time they were cheerful and did all in their power with eagerness without a tint of remorse. It was their lofty aim that quality education should reach every individual child.
Mr & Mrs Thiyagi Dharmmakkan Amirthammal
Navajeevan Educational and Awareness Trust (NEAT) in order to honor their sacrificial service to humanity and to fulfill their greatest desire for catering education to everyone apart from its social activities , widened its horizons by establishing this institution 'Amudham Matriculation Higher Secondary School' in Perungudi in the year 1998. It had a humble beginning and now the growth of 'Amudham' is something remarkable in achieving the ideals for which it was instituded.
Presently, the school is functioning with classes from Pre KG to XII std in its own spacious premises. The location of the school in the southern part of Madurai city, a little bit away from the main land and surging crowd, is a perfect gateway for education. The tenor of life for the children here is refreshingly tranquil since the winds whistle and the scenic beauty enthral every one.
The Management's holistic approach to education has prompted to provide the best infrastructure for the students, to help them in their scholastic ventures. The school also provides a peaceful and conducive atmosphere for the pursuit of excellence in the academic as well as in moral and co-curricular activities.
The institution has a management council, constituted with highly qualified academicians and educationalists from different sectors who have helped to recruit fully qualified, talented, dedicated and earnest faculty for 'Amudham' who in their best, serve for the school in its aim to bring forth the best hidden talents of each and every student.
Being a co-educational institution, the school provides equal opportunities to both boyes and girls to develop a healthy and respectable attitude towards one another and to work together in harmony.
The school has a well crafted and systematic schedule for the academic development of the students. It follows a system of regular home work, periodical test, optimum use of laboratory, prolific number of hours on computers, and continuous performance assessment. Daily slip tests, special classes and extra classes for weak students are worth mentioning.
Mr D. Jayaveera Pandian
Mrs M. Jeyasheela
The limited number of students in each class makes faculty to give their undivided attention to every individual. Frequent orientation is given to all to understand the highly competitive situation around them and to motivate them to achieve their goal. Their hidden talents are brought out and the school gives them moral strength and encouragement and equip them to face with confidence the challenging changes taking place in their lives as well as in the world around them. Children are born to succeed only.
The school has much faith in the physical fitness and well being of the students also. That's why it gives equal importance to sports and games activities for every student. The vast play ground located in an ideal atmosphere takes care of the children's physical fitness and vibrant growth. The visit of the yoga master adds beauty by relaxing the mental stress and strain.
In its endeavor to impart value education, school takes care to instill in them noble ideals like discipline, dignity of labour, co-operative spirit, colletive responsibility, commitment, respect for parents and other values crucial to the development of the individuals as whole.
For Amudham, this new academic year will be a year of hope, success and achievements, because it enjoys the continued good wishes, blessings, prayerful support, valuable participation and suggestions from one and all, especially from the parents. It marches with vigor for the betterment of the young minds. In all its glory, still it looks up on the beautiful memories of Thiyagi D.Dharmakkan and Mrs.D.Amirtham that grace the lives to inspire and guide. 'Amudham' bow before them, without whom, this would not have possible.