About the Founder
Dr. Mrs. Meena Muthiah, the Kumara Rani of Chettinad is a woman of diverse talents and interests. Hailing from a family of philanthropists and educationists, she has committed herself to the noble cause of shaping young minds of our nation, by starting this temple of knowledge, Chettinad Vidyashram – a school that aims at holistic development of its wards.
Dr. Mrs. Meena Muthiah is not only the Correspondent and Senior Principal of the institution; she is a role model to the staff and the students. She manifests dedication to her mission, excellence in her accomplishments and humility in her attitude. Her untiring effort and able guidance has ranked Chettinad Vidyashram 13th in the South Zone League of Day Schools and third in the city by Education World, an annual publication.
She has the unique distinction of being the first woman from Chettinad to enter the convocation hall to get not one but five degrees.She is a bundle of energy and would easily outshine young generation by her poise, enthusiasm, willpower and natural charm.
She is traditionally trained in Tanjore art. To nurture her passion and keep the Tanjore painting thriving, the Kumara Rajah Muthiah School of Arts and Crafts trains art enthusiasts. She has achieved the following:
She has won many awards for her service in various fields.
As an Educationist she has to her credit a galore of institutions
Honor and Awards
Her keenness for service has no boundaries. She heads several voluntary organizations and renders with zeal her services to the society.