The Alagappa Matriculation and Higher Secondary Wings were founded by Dr. Umayal Ramanathan in 1982 & 1989 respectively. School strength exceeds 1000 students with a team of highly qualified and efficient teaching staff. The school is recognized by the Ministry of Education, Government of Tamil Nadu and offers courses as per their curriculum. Set in the midst of a sprawling campus, the school is an oasis of serenity located in the heart of the city in Puraswalkam. In order to make learning interesting and interactive, knowledge is disseminated by bringing in a transformation in teaching methodologies, namely Educomp, the Smart class program and the digital boards have been installed to encourage students' participation and enhance learning trends.