Sishya School,
Mugalur Campus,D. Baranthur,Hosur Taluk, Krishnagiri District-635110,
Tamil Nadu.
Phone: 9488130702, 8903194702, 7598197569

Principal Profile

DATE OF BIRTH : 02.01.1956


  • M.A. Economics.
  • Ph. D. Education
  • Certificate in Journalism
  • Certificate in Differentiated Instructional Strategies from WIDE-Harvard University, USA
  • Attended a program on Project Zero- (Multiple Intelligences Theory in practice) with Dr. Howard Gardner in July 2008 at a campus programme at Harvard University, USA
  • Accredited tutor for Harvard University’s WIDE Online programs on Differentiated Instruction


  • 8 years (1981-1988)-Parimalam Matric. Hr. Sec. School, Hosur as Principal.
  • Founder Principal of Sishya School, Hosur. (1989)
  • Correspondent of Sishya School since 1994


  • Has published many papers at National and International conferences through the AIAER and for CBSE’s CENBOSEC


  • Awarded the Tamilnadu State Runner Position in the AIR INDIA-THE HINDU DINAMALAR –B.O.L.T. CONTEST FOR TEACHERS –2004
  • CBSE award for teachers –2004
  • Best Teacher Award By The Lions Club Of Hosur-SIPCOT 2004
  • Lady Kalyani Sivaswamy Ayyar Award for Best Teacher-2010
  • At the International level Dr.Vasanthi has received the Fulbright Distinguished Award in Teaching in 2011 for a 4 month Action Based Research Program in the University of Maryland, College Park, USA.
  • Founder-Chairperson of Hosur Sahodaya Schools(CBSE) Complex.
  • CBSE-Award for Principal Mentors : 2011
  • National Award to Teachers 2012 : Government of India.
  • Outstanding Educator in Residence-Govt. of Singapore/Ministry of Education 2014


  • Appointed as Observer by the CBSE in the AISSCE AND AIEEE Examinations and the Central Teacher Eligibility Test -2011
  • Member of Inspection Committee for Affiliation by the CBSE
  • Member of the Tele- counselling Team of CBSE since 2006
  • Examiner in English Course A-Class X in 1996-for the CBSE
  • Centre Superintendent for CBSE - AISSE/AISSCE EXAMS
  • CBSE Master Trainer for CCE / ASL / SGAI
    • Dr.Vasanthi has designed the following Trainer Manuals for the COE- CBSE: Classroom Management; Understanding Ethics and Integrity; Life Skills; Value Education; Career Guidance for Schools; Experiential Learning; Happy Teachers create Happy Spaces; Strategies for a Happy Class room; Change Management for teachers; Change Management for Principals; Integration of the Arts in Education through Experiential Learning; Linking Learning Outcomes to Authentic Assessments. Story Telling as a pedagogical tool, NEP-Empowering Teachers/ Constructivism/ Fundamentals of Experiential Learning/ Creating a conducive Learning Environment in Schools.

    • She is the Master Trainer in all the above mentioned modules for the Centre Of Excellence-CBSE. Dr.Vasanthi is one of the reviewers of Experiential Learning Handbook of CBSE Dr.Vasanthi has also trained over 1000 plus Principals and over 5000 plus teachers so far on various modules.

  • CBSE Mentor-Monitor for CCE implementation
  • CBSE City Coordinator for Verifiction of Evidences of Assessments.
  • Centre Superindentent for CBSE Exam Centre
  • Chief Nodal Supervisor for CBSE Evaluation
  • Dr.Vasanthi has been appointed by the Chairman CBSE  as part of the panel to examine the Holistic Progress Card design for CBSE . Dr.Vasanthi is also in the Affiliation Inspection panel of the CBSE since 2000.

  • Dr.Vasanthi is a Committee Member of the SQAA-CBSE that is reviewing the Quality Assurance in Schools and is also a Committee Member of the MOE ‘s  initiative and the committee on Mental Health of the students community called MANODARPAN


  • Founder of the Programme for Environment Awareness in schools (PEAS) in Sishya School and functioning as Nodal Centre for PEAS in Hosur.
  • Organised Adult Literacy Drives conducted by students of Class X, in nearby Villages in Hosur.
  • Founder-Vice-Chairperson, HOPE (Hosur Organisation for Promotion of Excellence in Physical Education
  • Currently elected as District Commissioner (Guides) Hosur Educational district.
  • Nominated by the former District Collector Krishnagiri, Dr. Santhosh Babu as Founder member and Executive Committee member of VISION HOSUR-CSR Initiatives-a citizens forum to identify problem areas in Hosur and initiate solutions through public support and Corporate Social Responsibility.
  • St.John's Ambulance-Life Membership.