“It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.”

Cottons believes in discovering the hidden talents of a child. Stress is laid on extra-curricular activities, which give expression to the child’s inborn abilities.

A myriad Inter-Class and Inter-House Competitions are hosted on a regular basis be it Dramatics, Music, Elocution, Quiz, Sports, Essay competitions, Spelling and Art Exhibition, amongst others. Cottonians also walk with prizes at several inter-school competitions including the Harvard Model United nations and the annual Student Leader Convention.

The school conducts various distinct events every year to discover the hidden talents among its students. Cottons has earned commendation for the plethora of unique events it hosts, including the first ever Commerce and Economics fest in South India and South India’s largest, indigenous, Model United Nations Conference.