Dear friend,
Welcome to KALS!

Our environment is an ideal place for nurturing young minds to grow and develop their mind, body and soul, thereby creating a strong foundation to unleash the potential in every child. We, at KALS, strive to provide each child with a diverse education in a safe and supportive environment that promotes courage, self-discipline, motivation and excellence in academia and sports.

The all-round development of every child at KALS spiritually, morally, emotionally, intellectually and physically is what our team continuously strives for.

We welcome your interest in KALS and invite you into the KALian family.

Datha Karaumbiah

Founder - Chairman

Former International Hockey player, Datha headed some of India’s leading automobile companies having an experience of over 15 years in the industry. In 2003 along with Ashwini, he decided to commit their time and resources in providing Coorg with a one of a kind education and sports institution in the country. Honouring his father’s vocation as a teacher, the school has been named “Karaumbiah” his family name.

Ashwini Nachappa

Managing Trustee

Ashwini is one of India’s best known sprinters. An Arjuna Awardee and an Olympian, she won silver at the Asian Games in 1990 and represented the country at the 1988 Seoul Olympics. She is a multiple National champion and has spent the last 15 years trying to develop Athletics in India against the backdrop of a run-down system. She founded Ashwini’s Sports Foundation (ASF) in 2010 to groom talented athletes for the international stage. ASF is based on the same campus as KALS

Apart from sport, Ashwini has been part of several non-profit organizations such as the Special Olympics and Parikrma Humanity Foundation. She is the President of Clean Sports India, an organization that is working towards bringing about fundamental change in the way sport is being governed. Ashwini is also a social commentator and is much sought after by media on various issues.