Affiliation No: 1930598
School No: 55499
Gedee Public School established in the year 2013 is the brain child of Shri. GD Gopal and Smt. Chandralekha Gopal, who are passionate about
education and always believed that each child is bestowed with a unique talent and it is the primary responsibility
of the teachers and the school to bring out the best in each child by providing a healthy, safe, and happy
environment for the child to blossom.
The educational institutions function under the direct guidance and inspiration of Shri.
G D Gopal, the Managing Trustee of the Trust, and the Chairman of the UMS Group of
Companies. He has keen interest in education and has floated several vocational educational
institutions especially Gedee Technical Training Institute under the G D Naidu Charities
Trust. He strongly believes in learning by inquiry and learning by doing.
The school has on its Management Board Smt. Chandralekha Gopal, the Correspondent of the GD
Matriculation School, who brings in her vast and rich experience and pioneering spirit in the field of school
education spanning over several decades. She has authored several books for children in Tamil, Mathematics,
Physics etc., which is being used widely by many schools in Tamil Nadu.
Mr. G D Rajkumar, the Trustee of the school, who has an industrial engineer
education from Germany, believes practical training should be given more importance while
acquiring knowledge. He brings in his experience gained in German and other European countries
to fine tune the co-curricular activities. He advocates experiential learning over rote learning.
Ms. Akila Shanmugam, Trustee of the School, is a Post Graduate in Business
Management, with over two decades of experience in Human Resource Development. She plays an
active role in the Gedee Technical Training Institute, Goethe Zentrum, Science Museum, and
other educational initiatives of the Trust. She strongly advocates human values and discipline
as the foundation for education to be beneficial.