The school should be an opportunity for progress for the teacher as well as for the student. Each one should have the freedom to develop freely. A method is never so well applied as when one has discovered it oneself. Otherwise it is as boring for the teacher as for the student.
– The Mother
Welcome to New Era Senior Secondary School, Auroville! New Era Senior Secondary School, Auroville (NESS) is a Mission seeking to realize itself at the service of humanity. Specifically, NESS seeks to mould intellectually competent, professionally skilled, spiritually evolved, morally upright, socially responsive, and culturally tolerant citizens, through holistic education, for a better society. “The education of a human being should begin at birth and continue throughout his life” – The Mother. “Education for Human Unity” is the core agenda of Integral Education – perceiving education as an unending process, education of the integral personality, perceiving each being as unique, and giving the freedom and opportunity to each person to pursue his or her own path of growth and progress”.
We invite you to explore this website and the many academic, co-curricular, and extra-curricular programs we offer. If you are a prospective student, we welcome you to join us. You will find a launching pad to success in life here. If you are a parent, you will be excited by the possibilities we offer for your child. If you are an educationist, we invite you to collaborate with us in our shared mission. If you are a philanthropist, we request you to consider supporting us by becoming a “Friend of NESS” through your contributions.