The district administration has ordered managements of 61 schools in the district to start functioning by 8.30 a.m. from July 1.

The order has been passed to avoid traffic snarls due to clash of school timings with office hours.

The 61 schools are:

Velammal Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Viraganur;

Mahatma Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Surveyor Colony;

S.B.O.A. Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Nagamalai; Dolphin Matriculation Higher Secondary School;

Sri Aurobindo Mira Matriculation Higher Secondary School;

S.D.A. Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Mapalayam;

Noyes Matriculation Higher Secondary School;

C.E.O.A. Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Kosakulam;

Tagore Vidyalayam Matriculation Higher Secondary School;

Good Shepherd Matriculation Higher Secondary School;

St. Joseph’s Girls Higher Secondary School; Capron Hall Girls Higher Secondary School;

M.A.N.U. Girls Higher Secondary School, Keeraithurai;

A.B.T. Durairaj Higher Secondary School;

M.A.V.M.M. Higher Secondary School, Yanaikkal;

Mangayarkarasi Higher Secondary School;

M.N.U.J.N. Higher Secondary School, Nagamalai;

Sourashtra Coeducational Higher Secondary School;

St. Charles High School, T. Vadipatti;

T.M.R. Girls High School; T.E.L.C. High School, Ponnagaram;

Neethirajan Bharathi High School, Jaihindpuram; Gurukulam High School;

Dr. Thirugnanam High School, Keezhasandhaipettai;

K.G.V. Sala High School, Virattipathu; Harveypatti High School;

R.C. High School; Nirmala Girls Higher Secondary School;

Sourashtra Girls Higher Secondary School, C.S.I. Girls Higher Secondary School, Pasumalai;

Sirumalar Girls Higher Secondary School, Nagamalai;

St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School;

V.H.N. Higher Secondary School, Sourashtra Higher Secondary School, U.C. Higher Secondary School;

Pasumalai Higher Secondary School; St. Britto Higher Secondary School, Gnanavolivupuram;

Holy Family Girls Higher Secondary School;

V.H.N. Girls Higher Secondary School;

Meenakshi Sundareswarar Girls Higher Secondary School;

Seethalakshmi Girls Higher Secondary School, Thirunagar;

St. Charles Girls Higher Secondary School, Thiruvalluvar Nagar;

St. Anne’s Girls Higher Secondary School, Perungudi;

Arulmighu Aandavar Subramania Swamigal Girls Higher Secondary School, Thirupparankundram;

Vivekananda Higher Secondary School, Thiruvedagam;

K.N.P.M.P.S. Higher Secondary School, Sammattipuram;

M.L.W.A. Higher Secondary School, M.C. Higher Secondary School;

Thiagarajar Higher Secondary School, Vasanthanagar;

M.M. Higher Secondary School, Thirunagar;

Savitha Bai (Kovai) Higher Secondary School, Thirunagar;

A.V. Higher Secondary School, Velliyambalam; Sethupathi Higher Secondary School;

T.V.S. Higher Secondary School;

Thiagarajar Model Higher Secondary School;

Nadar Higher Secondary School, National Cooperative Sugar Mill Higher Secondary School, P. Mettupatti;

K.A.C.A. Higher Secondary School, Bharathi Nagar;

Holy Angels Girls Higher Secondary School;

Srimath Pamban Swamigal Higher Secondary School,

Thirupparankundram and Railway Coeducational Higher Secondary School.