The aim of the school is to provide a sound liberal Christian and general education. It is based on the principle of the right of everybody to knowledge without any discrimination. This was the aim with which Rev. John Anderson started his work and this has been the aim of the management throughout.
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The strength of the school is about 1800 pupils, The boys are drawn from a very wide field and have their instruction through the medium of English. The Languages taught in the school are Tamil, Hindi and French. Mrs. Revathy Bonns who joined the school as P.G.Asst. in English was appointed as Principal in October 2006. The School believes in the concept of 'Education for life' and strives to provide a comprehensive education needed for the overall personality development of the child. Under the able and efficient leadership of Mrs. Revathy Bonns, Principal and the dedicated team of committed teachers, the school marches towards excellence.
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The school is managed by the council of the Madras Christian College

Council of  Management

Mr. S.W. Kanagaraj
Mr. K.M. Mammen
Mr. Sundarajan
Ms. Shanti Manuel     
Dr. Adella Paul     
Dr. Alfred Devaprasad     
Mr. S. W. Chandrasekar

Academic Information

Religious and Moral Instruction:

As the object of the school is to provide a sound liberal Christian and general education, scripture classes are conducted for the Christian students and Moral Science classes are conducted for the non Christians. If the non-Christians wish to join the Scripture classes they can do so on producing a permission letter writted by their parents.

Introducing Co-education:

Having felt the need to provide a healtheir and more natural atmosphere for the children to grow in, the management has decided to introduce co-education from June 2010. Intially girls are admitted in primary, Std VI, VII and Std XI.