History of the CNN
The first school in
peruvanam, the ancient most village founded by the legendary
parasurama. The school was started by the ‘Aaram Thampuran’ of
the Chittoor mana, Brahmashri Chittoor Narayanan Namboodiripadu.
The School got its name from the founder. The school was begun
on 16, June 1916. In the beginning there were classes only up to
sixth standard. It was a mixed school. It was in 1920, high
school was started. The first headmaster of CNN School was Shri
V.P. Narayana Ayyer. In 1961, CNN School was bifurcated into
two; CNN boys’ school and CNN girls’ school. During bifurcation
the headmaster was Shri. C.P. Govindan Nair. He continued as the
headmaster of CNN boys’ high school. In 1986, Sanjeevani Samithi,
a charitable trust took over the management of the school from
the Chittoor Mana.
In old days students
even from far off places like pudukkad used to come to study in
the school. CNN has produced many eminent personalities in
different fields of life.
Now there are 1070
students in the school. Strength of the staff is 40.
Clubs: Science, SS, Health, Maths, English,
Hindi, Eco, Balajana Sakhyam
There 25 divisions, 12 divisions in UP and 13 divisions in HS.
There is a well equipped I.T lab, Science lab and well Stocked
library. A well-ground garden and a hostel garden are there.
The present strength of the school
is 1070. There are standards from V to X. The strength of UP
section is 520 and
that of HS section is 550. There is
one English medium division is every standard. 262 students were
studying in English medium. The strength of ST students is 237
and Arabic is 59. True were 166 scheduled caste students and 3
ST students. The staff strength is 40. Teaching staff 35 and
Non-teaching 5. The strength of HS teaching staff is 21 and UP
strength is 13.