KIS activities

We’re committed to giving each student the opportunity for the fullest possible personal development: academically, spiritually, emotionally, morally, socially and physically. Student life is enriched by a variety of extra-curricular activities — including intramural and inter-school sports competitions, hiking and camping, and numerous opportunities for creative expression through drama and music program. Click the below options to know in detail.

KIS Hiking & Camping Program

KIS Hiking Program

Hiking and camping have been features of KIS, taking advantage of this location at 2200 m in the Palani Hills since its inception in 1991. This is one thing alumni always remember about this school. The best of Kodai and the Palani Hills, the views, waterfalls, wildlife and jungles are all beyond the confines of the school campus and town. There are hikes ranked A, B, C, and D, according to length and difficulty..Read More.



Music has been a unique feature of KIS academic life for over 100 years – KIS alumni include a number of distinguished composers, professional musicians, and those with a lifelong appreciation of music. KIS has over 50 music practice rooms, 45 pianos, full strings and orchestra instruments provision, as well as a long established tradition of musical excellence and tours regularly in India and internationally…Read More.

Visual & Performing Arts

KIS arts

The KIS VAPA department inspires students to be life-long appreciators of the Arts, as well as active participants and supporters of the many areas of artistic expression. Students of the Arts will gain vital life skills which will play an important role in their future careers. This department comprises of the Visual Arts at IB Diploma level, MYP and PYP level as well as a FAPA Course, Photography offered as a FAPA Course, Film as an IB Diploma level Course and Drama as a FAPA Course…Read More.


The Physical Education Curriculum at KIS aims to provide a comprehensive program for development as an individual through physical activities by emphasizing the relationship between the physical, intellectual and emotional well-being of students. It involves cardiovascular endurance training, fitness exercises, and instruction at the fundamental and advanced levels of up to 8 different sports…Read More.

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