Chettinad Lincoln International School

Chettinad Lincoln International School (CLIS) is a new and unique independent K-12 private school owned by the Chettinad Group based in India. The school will be housed in the green oasis of Chettinad Health City. The school is presently under construction in what will be a modern, spacious and beautiful educational facility located in Chennai, India on the same campus as the prestigious Chettinad Health City’s medical and dental colleges. This brand new campus is scheduled to open in August 2016 for students in grades Pre-K through Kindergarten with a maximum capacity of 960 students in Pre-K through Grade 12. Grades 1-5 will open in August 2017. 

Upon completion, the school will be a modern, purpose-built campus including:

  • An early childhood section for Pre-K, Lower and Upper Kindergarten (Opening August 2016)
  • Elementary school for Grades 1-5 (Opening August 2017)
  • Middle school for Grades 6-8
  • High School for Grades 9-12
  • A gymnasium, cafeteria, a well-equipped library, art, science, and music classrooms, and exciting play spaces




Chettinad Lincoln International School

Location Category:





IT Highway, Kelambakkam
Kancheepuram Disstrict
Chennai TN603 103




International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB Diploma), International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IBPYP), United States


1 faculty member, including 1 U.S. citizen

School Year:

August – June

Year Founded:


Average Class Size:

Elementary: 24

Campus Information:

City (or closest city): Chennai, Location Type: Suburban

Physical Facilities:

Gymnasium(s): 1, Air Conditioning: Yes