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Lakhamasi Nappu Road, Hindu Colony, Dadar - E , Mumbai – 400014



24105289 / 24142334


About us

Admissions open for pre-primary 2016-2017 : Montessori / Nursery / Jr. K.G. / Sr. K.G. For more information visit our admission page.

Our Founder

Padmabhushan Smt. Tarabai Modak (19 April, 1892-1973) was born in Mumbai and graduated from the University of Mumbai in 1914. She worked as a Principal of a Women's College in Rajkot. Being a Social worker from Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, Balwadis were first developed by her, the first balwadi was started in Bordi a coastal village in Thane district of Maharashtra by Nutan Bal Shikshan Sangh. She was awarded Padma Bhushan in 1962 for her work in preschool education.

About School

The school’s ethos like pride in our culture & values, without disrespecting other cultures are built upon the guidelines set by our founder. Padmabhushan Tarabai Modak. She maintained that, learning should be an enjoyable experience. Every toddler has his/her own potential. All we have to do is carve out the redundant part, create an urge in the child to explore, channalise his/her energies & help him/her think logically & express without inhibition.

Our history

The parent institute, Shishu Vihar Mandal was established by Padmabhushan Tarabai Modak on 3rd Sept, 1936 & has witnessed our country’s political & cultural history.

Renowned Padmabhushan Tarabai Modak Shikshan Kendra has following sections

  • Tarabai Modak Pre primary English Medium School
  • Tarabai Modak Primary English Medium School
  • Abhinav Prathamik Shala (Marathi Medium)
  • Shishu Vihar Madhyamik Vidyamandir (Marathi Medium)
  • Tarabai Modak Adhyapak Vidyalay (Marathi & Guajarati Medium)