RSS Swayam Sevaks in the erst while Irinjalakuda SanghaJilla (Thrissur revenue district) founded a Charitable Trust in the year 1986 primarly to take over the management of CNN Schools Cherpu (Govt. Aided) founded by Late Brahmasree Chittur Narayanan Namboothiripad in the year 1916 and owned and managed by Chittur mana. The Institution was at that time facing lot of problems and challenges due to fall in students strength and resultant division fall adversely affecting staff strength and various related difficulties. The severe adverse circumstances reached such a stage that the then management (Chittur Illam) found it impossible to continue to run the institutions and they had no option except to withdraw from the management of the schools.It was at this stage, Sanjeevani Samithi came forward to take over the management of the school and took it as a challenge to run the institutions effectively and efficiently. Sanjeevani Samithi members and particularly the teachers and other staff members put in their best and by sincere hard work of all concerned the matters started improving slowly and steadily
. Over the years, the CNN educational institutions achieved distinctive all round improvements in terms of both infrastructural facilitites and quality in education. It has now become one of the major educational institutions in the district from pre primary level to Higher Secondary with a total students strength of 5000and staff strength about 200. In the year 2016 we celebrated the centenary (100 years of existence) of the schools in a befitting manner. Several new Centenary memorial projects were declared to be achieved within the next five year period with participation from old students, retired & serving Teachers /non – teaching staff, general public and management. The objective is to raise the standards of CNN Schools to international level with hi-tech class rooms and other facilities and also quality education.
CNN Boys' High School
CNN Girls' High School
CNN Boys' LP School
CNN Girls' LP School
CNN Higher Secondary School
Sanjeevani Sisuvidya Mandiram was started in the year 2008 immediately after ALPS Urakam came under the management of Sanjeevani Samithi. It is funtioning in the ALPS Building With 4 teachers and 68 Students
A Primary School under the name Sreesanakara Sisuvidhya Mandiram Was started in the CNN School Campus in the year 1986 ,initially with about 20 Students and one teacher. Bharateeya Vidyanikethan carriculam is followed here. This Pre School gained confidence of the people withinn a few years and the student Strength rose to about 600 at one point of time and staff strength 23.