The new campus of L’école Chempakan International was inaugurated at Jawahar Nagar A-Street in Thiruvananthapuram by Ms. Sheeja, Director of L’école Chempaka Society for Educare, on January 14.
L’école Chempaka Society for Educare runs and manages three schools and 11 kindergartens, It has carved a niche for itself in the last three decades. L’école Chempaka “Silver Rocks”, L’ècole Chempaka “Serene Valley,” ICSE curriculum Schools and L’ècole Chempaka International, a Cambridge Pathway School are the schools run by the society.
What sets the schools apart are their stress-free learning pedagogy or as they call it The Chempaka Way. The group has 10 kindergartens in the capital city and is easily the largest early childhood education providers. A new kindergarten was opened at Venjaramodu near Thiruvananthapuram recently, making it the 11the kindergarten of the group.
The Chempaka group of schools is now owned and run by Athena Education which found it more in line with its own philosophy of educating the young generation. The very aim of the school is the develop children who are confident and competent to meet the aspirations of a future society.
L’ecole Chempaka is a premier higher secondary educational institution based at Edavacode, Sreekariyam, Thiruvanthapuram and L’école Chempaka Serene Valley, Kallayam, opened on June 1 2015. A branch of L’ecole Chempaka, Serene Valley, Kallayam for Grades I and II only (for the academic year 2020-21) has been opened at Udarasirmony Road, Vellayambalam offering a choice of location to children of Grades I and II. With wide recognition from higher educational institutions in India and across the world, the Cambridge IGCSE and AS & A Level Courses offer our students a wide range of opportunities.
The Cambridge IGCSE programme is offered in Grades VIII – X and AS & A Level Courses in grades XI-XII.
For the past five years Chemapka has been IGCSE and A Levels. The school has good results and their students are placed in best foreign universities for their education
There are more than around 100 students in the Cambridge curriculum. The Chempaka went global when Athena Education, Dubai was handed over the charge to carry on the legacy with international standards and global networks.
Based in Dubai, Athena Education is a dynamic education group dedicated to delivering quality learning for all students. The company is committed to developing students as outstanding, independent learners both online and in the classroom. It aims to ensure that all learners become self-confident, are secure and achieve at the highest level they can.
V.N.P. Raj, a banker-turned-educationalist, is the founder and Managing Director of Athena Education. Mr. Raj believes that, “Learning is to liberate oneself from the fear of the self. Knowledge without confidence is like a filled balloon with a hole. What mankind needs is the confidence to observe, think and execute what he or she has learned and experienced.”
The company’s vision is vision is to enable all students to develop strong literacy, academic, innovation and social skills which enable them to become self-confident and significant contributors to the local and global communities, who have full confidence in their abilities.
In 2020, a branch of L’école Chempaka International, opened in Kochi. Located in a green environment near Vallathol Junction at Trikkakara, the schools is in perfect harmony with Mother Nature to learn, explore and play.
The school is headed by Ms. Sudha Menon, who hopes to develop the school into the greenest one in the entire country when the school moves into its new facility in the coming years.