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RISHI VALLEY SCHOOL

About the School :

Established by  J. Krishnamurti in 1926 .  The school is one of the six schools run by the Krishnamurti Foundation India. It is an Co-Educational   residential School, affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi. It is offering education for students  from 4th to 12th  standard.

Location :

It is located in a remote valley in the interior of rural Andhra Pradesh, in Chittoor District at the edge of the Karnataka Plateau, about 135 km northeast of Bangalore.  It covers the area of about 150 acers.

To reach the Rishi Valley from Madanapalle one can either hire a taxi or ring up the School and ask for the School transport. the  nearest airports are Bangalore, Tirupati and Madras.

Madanapalle can be directly reached by road from Bangalore, Hyderabad, Madras, Tirupati and Cuddapah.
  


From Bangalore (125 Kms.):

The road route runs via Hoskote, Chintamani, and Madanapalle.
a) Buses every hour to Madanapalle from the Kalasapalayam bus stand, Bangalore.
b) Express buses to Cuddapah, Proddatur and Tirupati (via Madanapalle), some starting from the Kalasapalyam bus-stand and some from the KSRTC bus-stand.

From Hyderabad (625 Kms.):

a) Overnight bus to Madanapalle; also, a bus to Chittoor via Madanapalle.
b) The Venkatadri Express from Secunderabad to Tirupati halts at the Madanapalle Road station.

From Madras (265 Kms.):

The road route runs via Vellore, Chittoor, Palamaner, and Madanapalle.
 
a) Direct APSRTC Express buses.
b) Madras to Chittoor and Chittoor to Madanapalle, with a change of bus.
c) Madras to Katpadi by train and Katpadi to Madanapalle by bus.

The road route runs via Vellore, Chittoor, Palamaner, and Madanapalle.
 
a) Direct APSRTC Express buses.
b) Madras to Chittoor and Chittoor to Madanapalle, with a change of bus.
c) Madras to Katpadi by train and Katpadi to Madanapalle by bus.

From Tirupati (110 Kms.):
Buses every hour during the day.

From Cuddapah (125 Kms.):
Buses every hour during the day.

From Bombay, one can either travel via Bangalore (the Udyan Express) or catch a Madras train (e.g., the Dadar Madras Express) and alight at Cuddapah.

Admission Procedure :

The admission commences during the year prior to the academic year. The entry points into the School are

For class  IV,  the age of admission is  8+ years
For class VI, the age of admission is  10+ years
For class VII,  the age of admission is  11+ years

Junior  School : Consist of 4th & 5th standard.

Middle School : Consist of  classess from 6th to 8th standard.

Higher School : Consist of  classess from 9th to 12th standard.

Fee Structure : Contact school for fee structure.

Hostel Facilities :

There are 21 small hostels, each of which accomodates a number ranging from 12 to 22 students. Boys and girls belonging to classes 4 and 5 live in the same house, while older ones live in separate houses.

For further Information Contact :

Rishi Valley School
Rishi Valley
Chittoor District
Andhra Pradesh - 517 352
INDIA

Telephone: (+91) (8571) 26037 68622 68582      
Fax
: (+91) (8571) 26037

Website Address : www.jkrishnamurti.org / www.rvs.org

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