St. Britto’s Academy, the school par excellence located at Velachery, Chennai, was founded way back in 1997, with the objective of imparting quality education through the latest educational technologies to ensure a child’s all round development. To establish a school with a difference in Chennai was the long cherished desire and vision of Mr. Xavier Britto and Mrs. Vimala Britto, the distinguished personalities with multifaceted talents and credentials. Mr. Xavier Britto is the Chairman of St. Britto’s group of Schools and Indev Group of Companies, which has diversified into multi operations in areas like educational institutions, air and sea freight, transportations, ware housing and hospitality industries.
Mrs. Vimala Britto, the leading educationalist is the co-founder and correspondent of St. Britto’s Group of Schools, the Director of Indev Logistics, Managing Director of Esthell Continental Hotels & Resorts and Director of Uniworld Logistics Pvt. Ltd. Her excellent administrative skills, long term vision towards society, a lady with positive thoughts, thought provoking speech are the inspirations to the young generations.
Honesty, commitment and prosperity are the motto of the School, which makes it to grow from a meager strength of 50 students to 3000 students.
St. Britto’s Academy is an institution where education is open to all children irrespective of their caste, creed and family background. Children from economically weaker sections are motivated to achieve in academics and non academic activities. The school nurtures young minds and aims to empower them with knowledge, wisdom, positive attitude leadership skills and teaches them to be self-reliant, radiating with confidence to meet the challenges of today’s world and hopefully even tomorrow.
The school curriculum was designed by a team of expert educationalist to provide opportunities in all spheres of education such as discipline, ethical values, academics, sports, extra-curricular activities. As it is affiliated with CBSE, New Delhi, the subjects specified by the board are followed and the teaching methods are planned in such a way to tap their latent talents and potentials to ensure all round development of the students. The school provides materials for various scientific and social activities to motivate the children to acquire learning in all subjects.
The school has been getting continuous state rank in Tamil and Social studies and 100% result in Board Exams and many awards, medals and prizes in various other competitions held in and around Tamilnadu.
The CBSE appreciated all activities of the school and has approved them to become a senior secondary school i.e. to start XI and XII std by examining the facilities, the resources, the faculties and scope of development of the students in all areas.
The commencement of XI std in St. Britto’s Academy with excellent special subjects make the parents in and around Chennai happy and give hope to secure their children’s future.
The school has extensive facilities to cater the needs of higher secondary students. Unlike most schools, science classes are conducted in the science lab with latest equipments. In addition to physics, chemistry, biology and maths lab, the school has a state of the art language lab where each child can strengthen individual speaking skills.
One of the important aspects of a truly good education is that learning must be activity oriented, with plenty of practical work and provision for concrete learning experience rather than mere booking learning. Therefore all academic facility interiors have been meticulously planned to allow plenty of individual activities and project and project work.
As most of the groups in XI std in the school are life oriented, business oriented and web oriented, the school has planned to have field visit in each term to their own companies where the accounts students will be given good exposure in different kind of accounts and financial administration. The school has zero problem for finding companies and suitable areas to cater the students of business studies, entrepreneurship, commerce and economics to get both theoretical and practical knowledge as Mr. Xavier Britto, the Chairman of the school was the professor of commerce department in Loyola College and the award winner for his best business given by Honorable Governor of Tamilnadu.
The Department of Multimedia and Web Technology has own its way to provide individual computer to each student to enable them to learn the concepts as much as they can. The school is associated with one of the leading Web Designing institutions to expose the technique of designing.
Apart from these, the Correspondent of the school Mrs. Vimala Britto has rich experience in the field of educational counseling and interviewed with public through Jaya TV and has knowledge in Career Guidance. She is there to offer personalized counseling to students in making judicious selection suitable to their personal aptitudes in career opportunities and control their emotional and psychological feelings.
The parents those who want their child to acquire the quality educational environment will choose St. Britto’s Academy where they can get broad based educational experience which acknowledges both the need of society and the potential of the child to contribute to his/her own strengths and interests.