Schools are the second home of children, where they learn and play, make friends and meet new people. Schooling is as important for a child as consuming healthy food is. All the basics, the life skills and importance of discipline is taught in the school. Here we have come up with the best schools in Chandigarh which are really good in curriculum activities including education.
- Carmel Convent School
Carmel Convent School is located in Sector 9. It is currently Managed by the sisters of the Apostolic Carmel. It was found in 1959 and is a Girls School. Carmel Convent School has a student-teacher ratio of 30:1, with more than 2000 Girls. The school provides classes from LKG to XII and is affiliated with the CBSE. the school provides interests in sports like Athletics, Table Tennis , Lawn Tennis, Chess, Basketball,Skating,Swimming,Archery ,Football, etc. the school also provides special Facilities like Infirmary, Pick up and drop facility and Career Counselling.
2. St. Anne’s Convent School
St. Anne’s Convent School is one of the oldest school and was started by the Shimla- Chandigarh educational Society in 1977. St. Annie’s is a Co Educational school which provides classes from LKG to the 12th std. It is Affiliated with the CBSE. It is managed by the congregation of sisters of the Roman Catholic church. St. Anne’s Convent School is spread over an area of eight acres and has a huge playground for the seniors and play areas for the younger kids. St. Anne’s provides with sports activities as Athletics, Marching band,Art, music and dance lessons, Personality development,Student clubs.
It also provides special facility like Pick up and drop, health checkup etc.
3. St. John’s High School
St. John’s High School is run under the administration of the Christian Brother’s ission in India and was started in 1959. It is a Boys School. The first English medium school in Chandigarh, St. John’s offers classes from LKG to XII. with modern infrastructure, quality academics and a variety of co-curricular activities, the school aims to bring out the best in their students. The Schools provides Sports activities as :
- Squash, tennis, badminton, volleyball, basketball, football, gymnastics, horse riding, archery, and athletics
- Music lessons, dance, and drama
Literary club, photography club, drama club, chess club, aerospace club, tech club
- NCC, Johnians for Justice group
They also provide with Special Facilities as Counselling Cell and Scholarships.
4. Sacred Heart School
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Sacred Heart School was established in 1968 by the Seraphina Educational Society. A Christian minority institution, Sacred Heart School is affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) that offers classes from LKG to XII. The School is a Girls School and has a beautiful Infrastructure.
The sports Facilities are Basketball, cricket, volleyball, skating, football, tennis, table tennis,Music, NCC. They also Provide with special facilities as Pick up and drop facility.
5. Bhavan Vidyalaya
Bhavan Vidyalaya is located in sector 27 and was established in 1983. It is co educational society. It started with the classes 6th to 12th and in 1990 the school added the junior school section in Sector 33. Bhavan Vidyalaya helps in overall development of the child. Its branches all over the country, in many different cities.
The school has sports and extracurricular activities like Skating, basketball, hockey, table tennis, golf and Excursions, dramatics, dance, music, student exchange programs.
6. Delhi Public School
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The Delhi Public School, DPS, is a very popular school which was established in 2003. It is affiliated with the CBSE. The DPS has Branches all over the country. With all the modern amenities that a student needs in his or her development, including sports complexes, lawn tennis clay courts, fully equipped science labs and more. The school also has an appealing play area for the little ones, with a toy train and more. The school has sports extra curricular like Swimming, basketball, lawn tennis, volleyball court, cricket, football, athletics and Music, dance, art and craft workshops, personality development classes.
7. St. Kabir Public School
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St. Kabir Public school was established in the year 1974 and it is managed by the kabir educational society. The school offers classes from nursery to class 12. The school teaches basic interpersonal skills and human values to its students. So, you can encounter with well-behaved and elegant children in the campus. The school provides sports and extra curricular activities as After school activities include theatre, music, and dance lessons,Basketball, skating, football, chess, cricket,,Science and math Olympiads, NCC, social and community service, educational tours, etc.
8. Strawberry Fields
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Strawberry Fields is affiliated with ICSE and also offers IB Diploma courses for classes 11th and 12th. It was established in 2004. It is managed by the durga das foundation.It spreads over five acres of land. The infrastructure is modern and is made to suit the teaching style that the schools follow. The sports and extracurricular activities include Drama, music, dance, photography and home science,Soccer, swimming, basketball, table tennis, lawn tennis, cricket, yoga, and fitness,School clubs for literature, quiz/trivia,, ecology and environment studies, and creative writing.
Personality development programs – life and leadership classes for high school students.
9. St. Xavier’s Senior Secondary School
St. Xavier’s Senior Secondary School is affiliated with the ICSE Board and offers classes from nursery to 12th std. It is managed by the International Christian Education Foundation and has branches in Panchkula and Mohali. The co-educational school has a huge campus with a playground for seniors and play room for junior kids. The sports and the extra curricular activities include Football, basketball, badminton, cricket, volleyball, table tennis,Dance, music, and dramatics.
10. Kimberley – The International School
Kimberley was the first international school in North India to Offer Complete international forum. It is one of the most renowned boarding school. It is spread in a huge area of 20 acres. Kimberley is located some km far from the city. The school is recognised and affiliated to the CIE, and follows the IGCSE curriculum. The sports and Extracurricular activities include Creative arts like theatre, music, dance, and crafts are a part of the curriculum. Soccer, cricket, basketball, tennis, badminton, volleyball, swimming, athletics. Activities like hiking, mountaineering, bird watching, aerobics and horse riding.