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Anandashram High School, Bankikodla

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Type  Private/public
Head of school  Mr. Gangadhar Bhat
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Established  Established 1884 Anandasharm High School, Bankikodla
President  Gopalkrishn Nadkarni (1947-48 batch student)
Affiliation  Karnataka State Education Board

Ananadasharm High School (established 1884), one of the oldest high schools in Uttar Kannada, was a private school located in Bankikodla-Hanehalli. The school was founded by M.N.Kulakrni and Datta master (Nadkarni) Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmins from Bankikodla-Hanehalli. Kulkarni was a press owner in Mumbai and Datta master was the Headmaster of the English middle school (established 1884) then in Bankikodla. Later the school was converted to a high school. The school is now supported by the Karnataka state government.

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It is a secondary education school, providing education from eighth standard through tenth standard (SSLC). The medium of instruction is Kannada.

History

Anandashram High school (the name of the 8th Guru of Chitrapur Saraswats) is the second oldest high school in Uttar Kannada district. The leaders of Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmins during the British rule in India established the Rural Education Society (RES) and took the task of spreading education.

In the early days, classes were held in Bakanatheshwar temple and in the upper part of Dinu Master's house.

Headmasters

  • Datta Master Nadkarni (Doddmane) from Bankikodla, English middle school
  • R. V. Pandit (1911–99), from Ratnagiri, 1943 - 1965
  • S. R. Ekkundi (1923–95), from Ranebennur, 1943 - 1977
  • N. S. Naik (1927–2008), from Hanehalli, 1948 - 1983
  • Notable former teachers

  • N. H. Gouda
  • Gourish Kaikini
  • Pandit Ramesh Nadkarni
  • Notable alumni

  • G. H. Gaonkar
  • Honnayya S. Gaonkar
  • N. H. Gouda
  • A. S. Nadkarni
  • M. V. Nadkarni
  • S. V. Nadkarni
  • N. K. Naik
  • Ranjan Naik
  • Alumni from the English middle school

  • G. V. Chittal
  • Y. V. Chittal
  • References

    Anandashram High School, Bankikodla Wikipedia


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