The first principal was Mrs. Prameela Abburi (1984 - 2000). She was succeeded by Mrs. A. Kausalya, who continues to be the principal till date. Mrs Ch Varalakshmi serves the school as its present Vice-Principal.
The school runs under the CBSE system of education teaching from L.K.G through standard 10. The school follows comprehensive evaluation system for the primary sections so as to avoid the examination stress.
There are four houses, all students are members of one of these: Sathya :- meaning Truth - Yellow, Dharma :- meaning Right Conduct - Red, Shanthi:- meaning Peace - Blue, Prema :- meaning Love - Green. The students of these houses compete against each other for house marks. The house with the highest marks wins the 'Best House Award'. The other categories for awards are:-
- Best House in Academics
- Best House in Sports
- Best House in Saturday Special
- Best House in Marching
- Best House in Discipline
The school has courts for basketball, volleyball, badminton and throwball, with tennis and chess equipment in the indoor sports room. Matches are held between the houses in all of the sports events.
The 'Saturday Special' is held on the last Saturday of every month in which the students compete against the students of other houses in events like quiz, dumb charades, singing, and playing musical instruments.
To promote and protect the Indian culture, the school has formed a heritage club under the INTACH Visakhapatnam chapter. It was named 'SHREYAS' and promotes awareness among the Vizagities about the local heritage. The school conducted a 5 km long 'Heritage Walk' from the school campus to the Hawa Mahal via the 'Kurupam Monument' fondly known as the 'Taj Mahal' Of Visakhapatnam.
The school has an audio-visual room which houses musical instruments and audio equipment. Devotional and refreshing music is played during recess and during the morning assembly.
Other Major activities:
- Club activities
- Sri Sathya Sai Vidya Jyothi
- Sri Sathya Sai Vidya Vahini