Pune is become one of the best cities to live in and with the improvement in lifestyle here, parents are becoming more cautious about the schools they pick for their children. There are a number of schools Pune has to offer, but here’s a list of the top 5 schools in the city.
1. The Bishop’s School
Website – http://www.thebishopsschool.org
The Bishop’s School is affiliated to the ICSE board. The courses offered include Physics, reading, writing, moral instruction, general science, history, Sanskrit, English, and many more. Computer classes have also started from kindergarten right up to class X. The additional language has three options – French, Marathi, or Sanskrit. The school houses 75 well-ventilated classrooms across two buildings. It also houses 2 assembly halls, 2 libraries and a dining hall with a seating capacity of around 250 children.
2. St. Mary’s School, Pune
Website – http://www.smspune.com
St Mary’s Pune is a 150 year old school with a great academic record. This school is considered one of the best in the city for a reason. Apart from education which is given a lot of importance, the school also focuses on extracurricular activities such as arts and crafts, sports and dance. Each student is given an opportunity to shine in these activities and their dreams and achievements are always celebrated here. This motivates students to do better each year.
3. St. Anne’s High School, Pune
Webite – http://stannespune.org
St. Anne’s High School was established in the year 1860 is an affordable school option for parents who are looking for good academics at reasonable prices. While most of the top schools in Pune are private schools, St Anne’s is affiliated to Maharashtra state Board. This makes education here affordable and is one of the best places to enrol your child. Unlike most other schools in its type St Anne’s also focuses on extracurricular just as much as it does on academics.
4. St Vincent’s High School
Website – http://www.stvincentspune.com
The Poona Catholic Educational Association (Pvt) Ltd. owns St. Vincent’s High School. It is managed by the Poona Jesuit School’s Society. The school houses various facilities like huge classrooms, a well-equipped library, and a play area. The school is affiliated to Secondary School Certificate Examination Board and is recognized by the government of Maharashtra. This school focuses on a number of extracurricular activities along with education that helps a child learn more than just what the books have to offer.
5. Loyola High School and Junior College, Pune
Website – http://www.loyolahighschoolpune.org
Loyola High School is an all boy’s school that doesn’t just focus on instructing a child but rather to educate them in an intellectual, emotional, moral and physical manner that enables them to grow up to be men of character. They ensure they learn how to be free from go and always behave well with the people around them. The school also has some great Co-Curricular Activities which helps students relax and enjoy their school life while learning skills such as leadership, healthy recreation, self-discipline and self-confidence.