The school Dr. N. Shankara Adyanthaya Memorial English Medium High School, a co-educational school started in the year 1989, in a quiet village of Coastal Karnataka. This little school was born with a big dream of providing Education in English as a medium of instruction, which was highly unattainable in rural areas those days. This school was started by our Founder Late Justice K.S. Hegde with a vision of recognizing and bringing forth hidden potential for the all round development of students.
Sir. N. V. Hegde, Chancellor, Nitte University, is an eminent industrialist and President of Nitte Education Trust, which is running more than 24 educational institutions in Karnataka. Sir. N. V. Hegde has been the Chairman of Coastal agenda task force constituted for the development of coastal districts by the Government of Karnataka. He has also been the Chairman of Board of National Institute of Technology, Suratkal, Karnataka appointed by HRD Ministry, Government of India. The aim of the school is to focus on the child's physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual well being. The school strives hard to help the children grow with a love for learning. The school helps the children acquire critical thinking and moral values needed to become good citizens of tomorrow.