Sri Sankara Vidyalaya (run by Sri Sankara Education Society, Durg) is situated in the heart of Bhilai township in Sector X. Founded in 1987 by His Holiness Jagadguru Sankaracharya Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamingal of Kancheepuram. Spread over 196500 Sq.Mtrs., the school radiates a warm ambience congenial for stress free learning of which 65146Sq.Mtrs. covers class rooms, labs etc. and 1989 Sq.Mtrs. playground. The school is affiliated with CBSE, Delhi since 1992.

The gates of the school lead to the temple of Sri Adi Sankara surrounded by a beautiful garden. The whole atmosphere radiates a positive energy making one feel charged to take up the challenges lying ahead. To add up, the children start their day with prayers in Sanskrit to the divine almighty to guide them through their daily routine and help them to be better day by day.

This school has shown steady and phenomenal progress in imparting quality education to the students ever since its inception. More stress is laid on training the children with modern concept of education to meet the demand posed by the contemporary hi-tech world. Facilities like audio visual, computers, etc. are provided to the children.


The school is well equipped with various labs like the physics lab, chemistry lab, biology lab, computer lab, etc. Well equipped library with more than 30,000 books along with a spacious reading room gives the children ample scope to fulfill their thirst for knowledge.

Stress is laid on the overall personality development of the children. As such, ample opportunities are provided to the students in the form of co-curricular activities. The school has facilities for training various games like cricket, football, basketball, table tennis, etc. Apart from games and sports children interested in fine arts like dance, music, drawing and painting, etc. are given sufficient opportunities to develop their creativity. All these are a part and parcel of their day to day curriculum, thus making learning an enjoyable journey.