School Houses

Here are some introductory notes for each school house:

Kinnear House:
Welcome to Kinnear House, where tradition meets innovation! Named after the esteemed physician, Dr.Angus Ian Kinnear, this house embodies the values of curiosity, resilience, and camaraderie. With a legacy dating back decades, Kinnear House fosters an environment where every student is encouraged to explore their passions, challenge themselves, and support one another. Together, let’s strive for excellence and make lasting memories as proud members of the Kinnear family.

Dr.Angus Ian Kinnear-Former medical superintendent and general practitioner Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, India, and general practitioner Herne Hill, London (b Woolwich, London, 1912; q St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, 1936), died from leukaemia on 21 August 2002.

Albert House:
Step into Albert House, where diversity is celebrated and excellence is the norm. Named in honor of the Founder Secretary of the school Late Mr.Albert Selvaraj, Albert House is a vibrant community dedicated to intellectual curiosity, creativity, and inclusivity. Whether you excel in the sciences, arts, or athletics, you’ll find a home here. Let’s embrace our differences, collaborate on projects that matter, and leave a legacy that reflects the spirit of Albert House.

Ravindra House:
Welcome to Ravindra House, where passion meets purpose! Named after the esteemed civil servant, Dr. A. Ravindra, this house stands as a beacon of compassion, leadership, and service. With a commitment to making a positive impact in our community and beyond, Ravindra House encourages its members to lead with empathy, act with integrity, and strive for social justice. Together, let’s embody the values of Ravindra House and inspire meaningful change in the world.

Dr. A. Ravindra, was advisor to the chief minister on urban affairs. He attended the National Academy of Administration in Mussoorie and is a member of the Indian Administrative Services. He began his career as a subdivision director and then district commissioner in Karnataka, his home state. Through a variety of positions, he developed expertise on the urban sector. He twice served as commissioner of Bangalore City Municipal Corporation and was chairman of Bangalore Development Authority (BDA). His career included work at Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) and a position on the board of Agenda for Bengaluru Infrastructure and Development task force (ABIDe). Dr.Ravindra served as chief secretary of the state of Karnataka in the early 2000s. He holds a doctorate in urban studies and is the author of Urban Land Policy: A Metropolitan Perspective.  

Edwin House:
Step into Edwin House, where tradition meets innovation in pursuit of excellence. Named after our founder-donor and well-wisher Late Mr. Edwin, this house is a dynamic community dedicated to academic achievement, leadership, and personal growth. With a rich history of scholarly pursuits and extracurricular accomplishments, Edwin House provides a nurturing environment where students are empowered to explore their interests, expand their horizons, and reach their full potential. Join us as we embark on a journey of discovery and make a lasting impact as proud members of Edwin House.

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