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Face recognition attendance system in two city schools


Smile please: A face recognition-based attendance marking system being used at the Corporation Middle School, Triplicane, on Friday. | Photo Credit: R_Ragu

A. Felsia Sumangaladevi, the headmistress of Chennai Corporation-run middle school on Triplicane High Road here, is happy with the marked reduction in latecomers to the school that has a strength of 420 students.

“Though we expect them to be in by 9.15 a.m., around 60 to 70 students were coming even after 10 a.m. Now, this has reduced to just around ten,” she says. The reason is the installation of a facial-recognition based attendance system developed ...


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