Sri Sarada Secondary School was formed in the year 1976, by
the veteran educationalist Late Smt T. Vasanthalakshmi, supported by the
inspiring guidance of Late Kulapathi Dr. S. Balakrishna Joshi. During the year
1976-77, Sri Sarada Secondary School was launched in memory of her beloved
mother, Smt Sarada. The school got affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary
Education, New Delhi.
As the founder-President, the Principal and the
Correspondent, Smt T. Vasanthalakshmi served the institution for over two
decades, working towards the objective of preserving high moral values,
tradition, culture and heritage, through the medium of education.
Even from the year 1952, she had
been passionately involving in the nobel profession of teaching and had served
in different capacities and lead many institutions like Kesari High School, MCN
High School and Adarsh Vidyalaya Matriculation School, all in Chennai. On health
grounds, she retired as the Principal of Sri Sarada Secondary School in April
1996, but continued as the Correspondent and the Educational Consultant of the
school. She passed away in December 2010, leaving behind a legacy of basic
ethical values and meaningful goals.