Sharanalaya World School

Premier Montessori Preschool & IGCSE School in Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods

About Sharanalaya World School

At Sharanalaya, we take immense pride in being one of the Best Montessori Pre-School & IGCSE School in Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods, Chennai. Our child-centric approach to education is deeply rooted in our vision of guiding children with respect and fostering a holistic learning environment.Since our inception in 2001, we have been dedicated to positively impacting children’s lives by nurturing their independence, engagement, and active participation in the learning process.

Accredited by the prestigious Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) and the Indian Montessori Centre (IMC), we are unwavering in our commitment to providing quality Montessori education. Founded by the esteemed Mrs. G. Manju Venkat, our institution benefits from her over twenty years of invaluable experience in Montessori education. Her unparalleled expertise and dedication have been instrumental in helping each child reach their full potential, and her vision continues to guide Sharanalaya’s journey toward excellence. With the firm support of the Mallika Gunasekaran Educational and Charitable Trust, we are committed to fostering a nurturing environment where every child can thrive. Our dedicated educators and staff work tirelessly to create an atmosphere encourages curiosity, exploration, and a love for learning.

Curriculum at Sharanalaya World School

Our Montessori Programs For Children From the Age of 1 to 9

Pre-School Montessori
(Age 1+)

Nurturing the youngest learners aged 1-2 through play-based exploration and social skill development.

Primary Montessori
(Age 2-6)

Fostering independence and critical thinking for ages 2-6 through hands-on learning and collaborative activities.

Lower Elementary Montessori
(Age 6-9)

Bridging Montessori and formal education for ages 6-9, preparing students for higher academic demands.

Our IGCSE Programs

For Children From the Age 9 to 18

When children reach upper elementary, they are well-prepared to tackle academic challenges and transition seamlessly to the IGCSE syllabus. We offer the IGCSE syllabus to students aged 9 and above, from upper elementary through Grade 10.

Upper Elementary IGCSE
(Age 9-12)

Transforming the students slowly into IGCSE Syllabus & preparing them for higher academic demands.

IGCSE - Grade 7 and Above
(Age 12+)

Designed to foster academic excellence and critical thinking for a brighter future of the students.

Fees Structure For Children From Age 1 to 9

Montessori Education

Attribute Pre School Primary Lower Elementary
Age Group 1-2 2-6 6-9
Term Fees 45,000 75,000 83,500
# of Terms 4 3 3
Stationery - 4,500 6,000
Total Rs. 180,000 229,500 256,500

There is also a one-time admission fee of Rs. 50,000 for children enrolling in the school for the first time, starting from the Primary level.

Fees Structure For Children From Age 9+ to High School

IGCSE Curriculum

Attribute Upper Elementary High School
Age Group 9-12 12-18
Term Fees 83,500 91,700
# of Terms 3 3
Stationery 6,000 3,000
Total Rs. 256,500 278,100

There is also a one-time admission fee of Rs. 50,000 for children enrolling in the school for the first time.

Why are We The Best Montessori Schools for Your Kids in Thoraipakkam Neighborhood

Founded at 2001

First School in Chennai to be Awarded IMC Certification !

Students Guided
1000 +
Years of Excellence
0 +
Student : Teacher For Toddlers
10 :1
Student : Teacher For Others
24 :1

Why we are one of the Best Schools in Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods

Sharanalaya World School has established itself as a frontrunner among the schools in Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods thanks to our unwavering commitment to pioneering educational initiatives and fostering a community of lifelong learners. Our recent endeavors have focused on seamlessly integrating advanced technology into our Montessori curriculum, enhancing interactive learning experiences that prepare our students for the digital age.

We have also expanded our extracurricular programs, offering diverse activities from robotics to environmental science encouraging students to explore their passions beyond traditional academics. This holistic approach solidifies our position as a leader in innovative education in Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods and nurtures well-rounded individuals equipped to excel in an ever-evolving world.

The achievements of our students in various inter-school competitions and community projects serve as a testament to the effectiveness of our unique educational model. At Sharanalaya, we take immense pride in witnessing our students’ growth and success, a direct reflection of our commitment to excellence.

Our institution is not merely focused on imparting knowledge for the present; we are shaping the thinkers and leaders of tomorrow. By fostering an environment that encourages curiosity, critical thinking, and a love for learning, we ensure that our students are well-prepared to navigate the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Our Advisors

Space Research Lab

Dr. Sivathanu Pillai
40+ Years in ISRO
as our Research Advisor.

Music Department

Mr. Anirudh Ravichander
Famous Indian Musician
Music Advisor

Sports Department

Mr. Ravindra Jadeja
Current Indian Cricketer
Sports Advisor

Feeling Confused?
Schedule a School tour and Visit us in person to experience Our Montessori Way of Teaching For Yourself.

Montessori Success Stories

Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the founders of Google, received Montessori education.
Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, attended a Montessori school in his Young age.
Elon Musk, developed his knowledge base through Montessori at an Young Age.


Overall Rating: 4.5/5

Thoraipakkam Neighborhoods, Chennai

The Location

Our Sharanalaya World School campus in Akkarai serves as the educational hub for sought-after neighborhoods such as Thoraipakkam. The Ideal Commute time is 15 minutes from Thoraipakkam.

FAQs of Sharanalaya World School

Sharanalaya World School stands out due to its child-centric approach, accredited Montessori programs, and seamless integration of the IGCSE curriculum.

Children can start our Montessori program from a young age, typically around 2.5 to 3 years old.

The IGCSE curriculum at Sharanalaya World School equips students with critical thinking skills, a strong academic foundation, and practical knowledge.

We offer various extracurricular programs, including robotics, environmental science, arts, sports, and community service projects.

At Sharanalaya World School, we are committed to the holistic development of our students. We focus on each child’s intellectual, emotional, and social growth, ensuring they are well-rounded individuals equipped to excel in all aspects of life.

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