Kadambur Higher Secondary School is a aided school located in Kadambur panchayat in Edakkad block of Kannur District. The school was started in 1899 as Kadambur Elementary School and is one of the best higher secondary schools in the state.
KC Chandu Nair in 1899 started this school and was then known as 'Kadambur Elementary School'. It was later elevated to high school during his son Kunjanandan's lawyer's manager. At this time, the son of former principal Kunhikkannan master was son of VC Raveendran master was the principal teacher. By the late nineties Smt. Karthiyaniini Amma took over the school. This school was later elevated to higher secondary schools. Smt. Shri Karthyayani Amma's son P. Muralidharan is the current manager. The strong backing of this management and the collective work of the school's staff helped the establishment to step into the fame of popularity.