Our Curriculum

Vallalar Tamil School Inc, is a registered Non-Profit Organization in New Jersey. Vallalar Tamil School has dedicated itself to promote quality Tamil Education with the help of passionate parents as volunteers.

Vallalar Tamil School is affiliated to International Tamil Academy (also known as California Tamil Academy). We use the ITA Syllabus for teaching Tamil.

Vallalar Tamil School, which follows the ITA Syllabus, has received Accreditation from Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) - more info about Accreditation

California Tamil Academy founded to teach Tamil language and Tamil culture to diaspora Tamil children in California is now spread all over the world as International Tamil Academy. The main objective of International Tamil Academy (ITA) is to teach Tamil language to the Diaspora Children and Youth. In addition to teaching Tamil, ITA encourages Cultural activities such as music, dance, drama and any art form based on Tamil language and Tamil culture to promote Tamil and Tamil culture.

Highlights of ITA Syllabus highlighted by WASC as part of its Accreditation

ITA has a rich language program and its students not only study the language, they also learn about its history and culture. The Visiting Committee met with many parents across the US and all were in agreement that ITA’s program was engaging and met the needs of families and students.

Students mentioned to the Visiting Committee that they enjoyed learning about their language, culture and history.

Students also shared that they enjoyed time with other students that had them same cultural background.

The Visiting Committee spoke to teachers, parents, students and directors and concluded that ITA’s program not only taught the language, ITA also encouraged students to participate in cultural activities and events.