Bhavan's Adarsha Vidyalaya,
Cochin - 682030
What you see - Located 1.5 kilometers from the Kakkanad collectorate, Bhavan’s Adarsha Vidyalaya is easily accessible from the heartland of Cochin. As you enter the campus, what attracts you most is the scenic beauty of the rustic place where the school is situated. It offers a panoramic view of the lush green paddy fields nearby. Bhavan’s Adarsha Vidyalaya was started in this extensive plot in the year 1989. The school has grown in stature with time and is one of the reputed schools in this area.
What you get – Bhavan’s Adarsha Vidyalaya is a residential co-educational school. It runs classes from lower kindergarten or LKG to 12th standard and is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi.
The school is an English medium one with Malayalam, Hindi and Sanskrit being the other languages available to learn. There’s also a library available along with science and computer labs. Computer education is an essential focus area. The school has a well equipped audio visual room too. Games are an indispensable part of the curriculum with focus on yoga and karate as well. Bhavan’s in fact, has clubs for science, dramatics, literature, social service, nature and more. Arts like music, dance, painting and clay modeling are also encouraged.
Bhavan’s sprawling campus is an ideal location for study and stay. The 10 acre campus with nine buildings comprises separate hostels for boys and girls, an auditorium and a kindergarten. The school has around 1,600 students with over 80 teachers and over 30 non-teaching staff members.
Our verdict – Bhavan’s Adarsha Vidyalaya is one of the most sought after schools in Kochi mainly on account of its emphasis on quality education, both academic and non-academic. The campus is beautiful and well-equipped for residential stay. Transport facility is provided. A canteen is available at the school. The student-teacher ratio is 20:1.
Parking space is available.
Anytime between - 8.30 AM – 2.10 PM (up to 5th standard)
8.30 AM – 3.35 PM (Classes above)
By Jagdish Narayan