Jeev Subramaniam Memorial Educational Trustís
Sungrace Schools & Junior College (Govt. Recognised)
BEYOND ACADEMICS

Apart from the academic achievements the School also focuses on various extra-curricular activities such as Dance, Karate and Yoga. Preparation for Elementary and Intermediate Drawing Examinations, Rashtra Bhasha Examinations, M.T.S Examinations and Inter School games is also a vital aspect of the schools adopted education system.

The school is entirely managed by the family members - Shashikala, Prabhavati, Shyamala, Dayavati, Purshottam, Anita, Pratibha, Vijay, Geeta and Sarvanan comprise the Pillai family - every member is actively involved in the school, which is their lifework.

Today, Sungrace High School is a Government Recognized Permanent Unaided English Medium School for boys and girls which is run by Jeev Subramaniam Memorial Education Trust. The school is open to every class, community, linguistic and economic group.

The school aims at providing its students holistic education that will help them throughout their lives. In addition to preparing children for the SSC examination, the school focuses its attention on educating children to improve their intellectual, moral, emotional and physical faculties so as to emerge as complete individuals who will grow up to be upstanding, responsible citizens with positive social values.

The Trust Runs The Following Institutions:

- Sungrace Pre-Primary School - Play Group, Nursery, Junior KG and Senior KG.
- Sungrace Primary School - Standards I to VII
- Sungrace High School - Standards VIII to X

In spite of being unaided, Sungrace School charges minimal fees in order to make education affordable to all. This has enabled thousands of children from the neighborhood to acquire invaluable schooling which they would otherwise have been denied.

The school uses every available inch of space to the best advantage. There are science laboratories, a recreation room, art and craft section, auditorium, library, etc. in addition to the numerous classrooms housed in the single 3-storey building called Jeevratnam Pillai Niketan. In addition to that the school has also expanded to another building called Jeevratnam Pillai Niketan Annex, used primarily by the nursery classes.

Admission is never denied to deserving students. To accommodate the large volume of students, the school has introduced two shifts - early morning and noon - so that more and more children can take advantage of the school facilities.

In Sungrace School takes yet another step forward with the opening of its new building "PRATHIBHA PILLAI SMRITI", just behind the existing school. It comprises of 10 classrooms, a well equipped computer laboratory, and adequate play area. This new facility was build to commemorate the various efforts put in by the Founder Principal, Late. Pratibha Pillai, after she left for her heavenly abode on 20th August, 2009. This building will enable the Trust to further expand its facilities and provide better even education to children.

Everything about this institution is practical and down to earth. There are no frills. Says Shashikala Pillai, "We believe in the saying, 'without ego you go on - with ego you are gone"