Origin and History


Christava Mahilalayam is a unique institution that has done pioneering work in the field of education. It was founded in 1927 as a residential girls school with 21 students and 5 teachers situated in a beautifully green campus with buildings in a traditional Kerala Style of Architecture. It was considered the “wonder on the hill top.”,In the ensuing 90 years the school has continued to serve as the centre of learning and character formation for generations of students.

Christava Mahilalayam Public School came into existence in 1999 acquiring an NOC (8889/N3/2002/GEdn) on 25-4-2002 and it marks the realization of a long cherished dream to start a public school following the Central Board of Secondary Education System. The school is affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education(Affiliation No :930494) since 2004 and it was further extended to 31-3-2021.We have got the senior secondary affiliation in 2013 and the first batch passed out in 2015.The present(2018-19) student strength of the school is 1176.