The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi provides a solid academic foundation & a rich extra-curricular programme supplemented by an educational programme that includes three care principles “Universal Values, Leadership qualities and Forward Thinking”- which are part and parcel of the planned curriculum woven throughout the fabric of school life.

Our school is a place of utmost discipline. Provisions are made for the rectification & refinement of character; so that in his/her earliest years,the divine foundation be laid & the structure of holiness will be raised up.

Santhinikethanam Central School provides high quality holistic education to the students from kindergarten to higher classes. A strong emphasis on academic excellence backed by a rich extracurricular programme aims to equip our students with the knowledge & skills that will prepare them to meet the challenges in the future.


Prof.R.Gopalakrishna Pillai

We have a dream... a dream of liberating young minds and souls from the bonds of ignorance and darkness. This dream is our motto -which means Education for us is a mission with a vision - a mission of going beyond... of breaking barriers and building bridges... with the vision of a bright future ahead.


Santhinikethanam Central School (SCS) is managed by Patharam Educational and Cultural Society (PECS). The Society has been running a number of educational institutions in aided and unaided stream with social commitment of quality education to all irrespective of caste or creed. SCS provides education for a child from Pre-primary to Secondary level.


The BOOK represents the source of knowledge. It contains experience-one’s own and that of humanity as a whole. This helps us to build the future.

The OIL LAMPS spreading light of knowledge.

The RADIANCE at the center depicts the ultimate, union - the union of human effort from below and blessing of the Ultimate from above. At this union one attains the fullness.

The Holy Symbols represent religious harmony.

Our Beautiful Campus

SCS Patharam stands on an extensive 5 acre campus in the picturesque Patharam village surrounded by beautiful pollution - free campus just 3 Kms from the famous freshwater Sasthamcottah lake and 1 Kms from Kumarachira Devi temple.


“To ensure the all-round skill development of each child to the expected level by the year 2020 by adapting to innovative child centered learning methods."


“ We are all born with a divine fire in us. Our efforts should be to give wings to this fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness."

APJ Abdul Kalam


The philosophy of SCS pivots around a noble cause - the betterment of humanity. This has been translated into action through the Santhinikethanam Vision Programme(SVP), which is a comprehensible educational programme that integrates the best in our culture and philosophy with academic education.

It aims at giving the future citizens of India true vision of life to help them face challenges in a positive and dynamic manner and heartily contribute to society. The child is the focal point of this programme, which also embraces the school management, teachers and parents. Through the child, the light of this vision spreads to the society, the country, and the world at large.

SVP can be identified under 4 headings:

  • Integrated development of the child.
  • Indian Culture and Heritage.
  • Patriotism
  • Universal Outlook


  • Digital Class Rooms
  • Yoga
  • Dance, Music Painting & Drawing
  • Theatre Workshops
  • Counselling, various camps Exposures, Exhibitions
  • Regular Health check ups
  • Club activities:

»   Mathrubhumi seed club

»   Manorama Nanma club

  • Scout & Guides, Judo
  • Indoor and Outdoor games
  • Work experience includes Computer Application, Repairing electronic gadgets, Agriculture, etc
  • Introduction of vocational courses in next academic year.
  • Civil Service Foundation Course
  • Bridge course and Crash course (Entrance Oriented)
  • CCTV Monitoring & Military Discipline