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Ponnampet, South Kodagu, Karnataka – 571 216

“An Institution For Academic Exellence & Dicipline”

Managed By
Sai Shankar Educational Trust ®

Board Of Trustees

Mr.  Zaru Ganapathy

Mrs. Geetha Ganapathy


Mr. Gourav Kariappa

An Introduction

Sai Shankar Educational ‘Institutions (Residential), Is A Sincere Attempt To Combine Some Of The Best Features Of A Residential School., Following Sri Satiya Sai System Of Education. Moral And Spiritual Education Based O-N Five Fundamental Universal Human Values – Sativa, Dliarma, Shanad, Prema, Attimsa Is Imparted Along With Format Education Without Any Discrimination Whatsoever. Apart From The Curriculum, The Students Are Trained To Learn An Education In Human Values Like Duty, Devotion, Discipline, Determination, Patriotism, Co-Operation, Self-Service, Obedience, Patience, Forbearance, Self-Respect, Self-Esteem, Dignity And Decorum Of One’s Own.

Bhagavan Sri Satya Sai Baba Has Profounded That “The End Of Education Is The Character”. The Character Building Happens Through Instilling Of Human Values In Young Minds As Part Of Their Regular Academic Curriculum In A Setting That’s Encouraging And Conducive Through A Process O Emulative Examples, By Teachers Who Are Devout.

The Beginning

   In May 2000, While Bhagavan Sri Sathya Sai Baba Was On His Private Visit To Nagarahole, We Were Blessed To Take Up The Task Of Establishing An Educational Institution With All Reverence And Zeal.

The School Was Started In The Year 2000-01, In The Lines Of The Ancient Gurukul System Of Education With Modern Amenities, Under Which We Cater Value Based Education For Kindergarten, Primary School, High School, PUC (Commerce), Degree (B.Com), D.Ed And B.Ed. College.


The Campus “Prashanthi Nitaya” Is Situated In An Ideal Serene, Amidst The Enchanting Beauty Of Nature On The Outskirts Of Ponnampet Town, Away From The Dust And Din Maddening Crowd, 5 Km From Gonikoppai, 50 Km From Madikeri And 95 Km. From Mysore.


The Campus Boasts Of Necessary Infrastructural Facilities Like School Buildings, Separate Hostels, Prayer Hall, Dining Hall, Staff Quarters, Playgrounds And Pond Having Boating Activity. The School Has A Library With Good Collection Of Books, Periodicals, Magazines And Newspapers For Reading And Reference.

Curriculum & Co-Curriculum

It Is A Co-Educational English Medium Residential School And College Wherein A Team Of Devoted And Dedicated Staff Ready To Fulfil The Immediate Needs Of The Students. The Institution Has Been Recognized For Its Good Results From The Beginning. The Students Have Come Here From Different Parts Of India. The Students Are Taught To Be Well Cultured, Disciplined And To Excel In Academics.

Apart From The Academic Work, Co-Curricular Activities Are Considered As A Major Part, Wherein The Students Are Trained In Music, Dance, Boxing, Karate, Yoga, Painting, Sports, Quiz, Debate, Trekking, Community Service, Boating, Cycling Etc. A Student Can Involve Himself In The Above Activities And Ensure An All-Round Development Of One’s Personality. `Our Overall Aim Is To Mould The Future Citizens Of ‘India’.


Since It Is Residential Institutions, Separate Independent Hostel Blocks Are Built For Boys And Girls. The Panoramic View Of Nature Around The Hostel Itself Provides The Required Stimulation For The Academic Excellence. Wardens Will Be In Charge Of The Hostels, Who Take Responsibility And Individual Care To Cater To All Necessary Facilities.

Regular Study Hours Are Conducted Both In The Morning As Well As In The Evening With The Guidance Of Teachers. The Hostel Schedule Is So Designed To Aim At Making The Student-Teachers, Virtuous And Service Minded, By Observing Discipline And Righteous Conduct. The Hostel Mess Caters Homely, Delicious, Pure Vegetarian Food In A Hygienic Environment.

The Admissions

The Students Should Attend The Entrance Test, Interview And Will Be Admitted On The Basis Of Their Performance. The Management Reserves The Right Of The Admissions. Those Admitted Shall Pay The Prescribed Fees. Once The Payment Is Made, It Will Not Be Refunded For Any Reason Whatsoever. The Admission Will Be Made For The Current Academic Year Only.

In A Glance

  • A Residential, Co-Educated, English Medium School With All Modern Amenities In The Campus.
  • Following State — Syllabus, Based On Sri Sathya Sai System Of Education, [Expecting NOC From Govt. Of Karnataka To Shift The Syllabi To CBSE].
  • Believes In The Education With Spirituality Brings Change In Behavioural Attitude…. Which Leads To Disciplined Student Life.
  • The Campus Has Students From All Districts Of Karnataka As Well As From Other States.
  • A Team Of Dedicated And Devoted Staff In School And/Or Hostel Who Are Ready To Cater To The Needs Of The Student
  • Curricular And Co-Curricular Activities Bring An All-Round Development Of One’s Personality.
  • Good Hostel Facility With Pure Hygienic Vegetarian-Food.
  • Beautiful, Serene, Lush Green, Eco-Friendly, Pollution Free Environment Is A God Gift – Away From Town Limits, Conducive To Concentrated
  • The Day Begins With School. Prayer/Bhajans – Careful Attention By Concerned Staff To Keep A Watch On Misbehavioural Aspects.
  • Teachers Monitor Morning And Evening Study Classes At The Hostel.
  • Sports; Yoga; Mass Exercises; Education In Human Values Provide Essentials For Developing One’s Own Personality.
  • Transport Facility Through School Buses.

Conditions Regarding Discipline

  • Five D’s – Duty, Devotion, Discipline, Determination And Dedication Are Of Paramount Importance In The Campus.
  • It Ls Highly Expected To Conform To The Rules And Regulations Of Institutions.
  • Students Shalt Wear White Un!Form On Thursdays And Special Occasions. On Other Weekdays They Shall Wear School/College Uniform.
  • The Students Are Responsible For The Safe Custody Of Their Own Belongings.
  • Attendance Is Compulsory In Class, Bhajans, Debates, Functions Etc.
  • Longhairs, Growing -Moustaches And Bears, Wearing Gaudy, Exhibitionist Dresses And Fancy Bangles Are Prohibited.
  • No Permission Is Granted To Keep Cask, Mobile Phone, Radio, CD Player, Cameras Etc.
  • Students Will Not Indulge In Conducting Any Monetary Transactions Among Themselves. * Any Damage To The Properties Of The Institution Will Be Liable To Fine.
  • Students Are Strictly Prohibited From Visiting Others Room And Staff Quarters.

Instructions To Parents

  • Students May Register Their Name In The Office And Collect Out Passes Whenever They Are Permitted To Leave The Campus.
  • Parents Are Strictly Advised Not To Bring Any Eatables To Their Children.
  • A Separate Lounge Is Set Aside For The Purpose Of Meeting Their Wards. Entry Into The Hostels/Classrooms Is Strictly Prohibited.
  • Parents Are Requested To Co-Operate With The Institution Authorities In Maintaining Dignity And Decorum Of The Campus.
  • Parents Are Advised Not To Give Valuables Of Any Kind Nor Digital Instruments To Their Wards.


Activities & Events


P.B. No. 1, Prashanthi Nilayam, Sai Shankar Road,
Ponnampet, South Kodagu, Karnataka – 571 216

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