Bethany Educational Society was founded in 1978 by the Mathews Chacko Family after their long and fruitful association with Oral Roberts University, U.S.A.. Bethany Academy is a Christian, co-educational , I.C.S.E., I.S.C. residential school committed to the development of the whole person. The Academy is run by the Society which is a registered body under the Travancore - Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act XII of 1955. Since its inception, the Academy has been concerned with educating children in the values that lead to success in life.

The Academy seeks to achieve excellence in teaching, as well as to provide an educational setting which serves to further personality and character development. It places primary emphasis upon the 'Education of the Whole Person' and not of the intellect alone.

Montessori System is coming to Bethany.

Bethany Academy, an ICSE / ISC institution is planning to introduce the world famous Montessori System in our Kindergarten. We are looking for an efficient & vibrant person who is fluent in English and trained & experienced in Montessori to head up this program. Applications are invited from prospective candidates by post / email with complete bio-data, copy of certificates and a recent color photograph.

The Chairman
P. O. Box 2
Thiruvalla, Kerala 689 544
bethanyacademy@gmail.com

Bethany Academy is an ICSE / ISC Residential School based on Christian Values and committed to the development of the Whole Person. Eligibility for admission is determined after a review of an applicant's moral character, academic record, and willingness to comply with the standards and values of the Academy. At Bethany, all applicants who meet the requirements for admission / appointment are accepted regardless of race, religion, caste, sex, handicap and national or ethnic origin subject to availability of accommodation.
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Breaking News at Bethany :

Our New Academy Principal

Ms. Mary-Sheba Mathews, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma USA, had started her education in USA and later migrated to Kerala,India with her parents. She continued her ICSE & ISC education at Bethany Academy, Vennikulam and pursed her Bachelor of Arts studies in English Lit at CMS College, Kottayam, Master of Arts in English Lit at Madras Christian College and B.Ed from Coimbatore.

She started her teaching career in 1996 and has taught in various International Schools including The International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme. She has received the "Teacher of the Year" award for the 1996-'97 and 1998-'99 Academic Years while teaching in the American School, Bahrain.

In 2003, she returned to her Alma Mater- teaching as well as working as the Elementary Section Principal and the Administrator.

Bethany Educational Society - Educating the Whole Person

Where we are....

Bethany Educational Societies Bethany Academy, located among timbered foothills, offers a peaceful and natural environment for learning. Our special topographic features - acres of greenery, canopy of cooling foliage of medicinal plants and trees, the beautiful country side with open fields that surround the campus - provide a fine setting for the all round development of our students.

What we do...

Bethany Academy follows the Cambridge syllabus and offers an academic program from Kindergarten through Grade 12. The Academy is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations and prepares students for the year - 10 ICSE and the year - 12 ISC (+2) Examinations. The certificates awarded by the Council are recognized not only in India but world - wide as well.

The curriculum is so designed that it contributes to both Indian and International Education.

The special Science Group of the ISC Course equips the student for furthering his studies either in Engineering, Medicine, Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Forestry, etc... The Top-up classes handled by experts in the relevant subjects targeting IIT / Engineering / Medicine Entrance Coaching Program prepare the students to seek admission in any University around the world with confidence. We start the Top-up from class 8.

Low teacher-student ratio ensures individual attention that can be given to each student in the classroom, in the residences, in co-curricular activities and in all areas of character development.

After school activities include inter-house and inter-school sports and games, music, drama, arts & crafts, gardening, scouts & guides, various clubs, field trips, etc.

What more....

  • All the students in Classes 8, 9, 10, 11 & 12 will be taught on how to use 'e-search' for reference.
  • All students will be thoroughly taught - library reference techniques.
  • Daily assignments as a means to reinforce and develop the subject knowledge will be given to all students.
  • Teaching in a State - of - the - Art Language Lab for improving Communicative English Skills will be provided for all students. This is headed by an American born staff.
  • Targeting IIT / Medical / Engineering Entrance Coaching Program.
  • Talent Development, Seminars, Workshops, Training to succeed in Group discussion, etc. will be provided for all our students.

Life with us....

Life on campus is an exciting part of the Academy experience. What makes it fun and rewarding is experiencing the give and take of living and growing together with people who care and whose friendship is genuine. Separate residence under the supervision of the Warden / Matron and resident teachers are maintained on campus for both boys and girls. Facilities such as block, single, double rooms, quite study areas, special tuition classes, recreation centers, internet facility, well-equipped health club, access to an international standard library stocked with thousands of volumes and so on are available on campus.

Come... visit us....

We'd like to invite you to visit our campus while classes are in session. Browse through the books in our First class library, talk with our teachers and have a first hand experience with our academic and social activities. If you would like further information about us, please do not hesitate to contact our office.


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Welcome to the Bethany Academy Family:

Experience the exciting life at Bethany first hand! The degree of success a student enjoys, during the academic year depends upon his willingness to work hard on academic assignments and participate in the programmes and activities which the Academy offers. On behalf of the Board of Directors, the Faculty, and the Staff, I welcome you to a profitable and enjoyable experience.

- The Principal


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Location

Located among timbered foothills, the Academy campus offers a peaceful and natural environment for learning. The beautiful countryside and open fields that surround the Academy also provide a fine setting for sports and outdoor recreation.

"Creative Arts Institute @ Bethany Academy plans to open in June 2013 for the Kindergarten students. For more information and partnership opportunities, please contact:
P. O. Box 2
Bethany Academy
Vennikulam Post, Thiruvalla 689 544
Mob : + 91 984 754 1675
bethanyacademy@gmail.com"