Velammal renowned for its excellence in all round education and discipline was started in the year 1986 inspired by the wisdom of Smt. Velammal a noble lady and pursued with passion by Shri. M.V.Muthuramalingam, the founder Chairman of Velammal Education trust.
Velammal Vidyalaya, a CBSE School at Paruthipattu, located in a pristine pollution free environment at Avadi was started in the year 2015. Its holistic approach to inculcate self confidence in children, makes all round learning a part of its curriculum.
With the intent to broaden the student’s perspective and give them an edge over others, Velammal has devised ECAYLP, an Extra – curricular activities year long programme. A plethora of extracurricular activities has been introduced to enhance students’ time management and stress management skills, thus improving overall productivity. Various sports activities and uniformed services courses complement one other and develop well – rounded, socially skilled and healthier students.
Our passion to highlight the VISION of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to the students’ community, Velammal Vidyalaya celebrated World Students Day in a unique and grand manner in the school premises on 15-10-2016 Saturday between 10.00 am and 11.00 am.
The highlights of the day added * unveiling the headstone, height of 6’ ft of Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam, followed by the humble endeavour of our ECAYLP Art students to step into the Limca book of records through the portrayal of the “Missile man of India”-displayed in 1000 square feet, and distribution of 25,000 saplings to the public along with Sai Prasanna foundation as a social initiative to make Dr.Kalam’s Green Mission-2020 come true.
The special celebrities of the day Padma Shri. Vivek, founder of Green Kalam and renowned actor, Mr. Sheik Salim, the grand nephew of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and the Mr. Abdul Ghani, Social Activist added exquisiteness and values to the celebration.
The guests jointly praised the efforts of the school in imparting holistic education through various effective activities and imbibing moral and social values to the students’ community. They also shared their wishes and support towards the school’s endeavour in bringing Dr. Kalam’s dream into reality. The guests also honoured the topper of toppers with the shield & certificates.
“World Students day” at Velammal ended harmoniously with not only speeches of celebrities but also rekindling the responsibility of each individual towards global issues.