Amrita Speech and Hearing Improvement School (ASHIS) starts in Thrissur, Kerala. ASHIS is one of the select special schools that scientifically teaches hearing impaired children to speak. Through their hard work coupled with the scientific method adopted, the students have a hundred percent pass rate in the Secondary School Leaving Examinations. Vocational training is imparted, and the children are encouraged to learn dance and art as well. Located in Ayyanthole, Trissur Dt, Kerala.