A school imparts more than just academic development to your child. The values and principles learnt in school go a long way in shaping his or her personality. When picking one for your little one, invest time, not only in determining the one which is closest to home, but also one which upholds the philosophy you want to see imparted to your child. This article aims to help you find the one which you are comfortable trusting your child with.
If CBSE is the board of your choice, here are the schools you could scout for:
With branches in Koramangala, Rajajinagar, HAL, Indiranagar, HSR Layout and Chikkabanavara, National Public School has established itself as one of the leading CBSE schools in Bangalore. It is a progressive child-centred school, which lays special emphasis on the holistic development of every student. A strong focus on academics and overall development is what the school stresses on.
• Website: www.npsinr.com
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: (080) 25280611, (080) 25275665
Delhi Public School, a well-known name in CBSE schools across India, has made a place for itself in Bangalore with its stress on the all-round development of Children. With special emphasis on transport and safety, the school makes every effort to protect the safety and well-being of its students. Study labs, libraries and smart classes, sports and fitness programs, are only some among the many facilities that the school offers. With the motto 'Service before Self' DPS schools aim to shape responsible citizens and future leaders.
• Website: south.dpsbangalore.net
• Email: email@example.com
• Phone: +91-80-26668582
The cultural heritage of the Gurukul system of learning fuses seamlessly with modern techniques of teaching and learning in this innovative school, located in the bustling locality of Marthahalli in Bangalore. Emphasizing the effectiveness of experimental learning, the school emphasizes on the assimilation of human values and character building. The school encourages creativity and originality in every aspect of learning.
• Website: www.newhorizongurukul.in
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: (080) 25639720/21
Located on Sarjapur Road, this school aims to 'build our children's future by meeting the educational needs of TODAY with the traditional wisdom of YESTERDAY and the technology of TOMORROW'. The school adopts Montessori environments, which have been known to develop students holistically. To this end, the school pursues a curriculum, which encourages its students to participate in extracurricular activities while absorbing theoretical knowledge through interactive methods.
• Website: www.gear.ac.in
• Email: email@example.com
• Phone: 080-25741991/95
Established by the Veer Soudha Trust (1975) in 2006, in HSR Layout to commemorate the Freedom Movement, the Freedom International School aims to nurture students who appreciate and embody everything India stands for. They aim to cultivate a mind that is firmly rooted in tradition, and yet, is not afraid to push boundaries and fly to newer pastures and achievements!
• Website: www.freedom-international.in
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Phone: 080 25729825/26
Located in Hebbal, Murugesh Palya and Marathahalli, the Airforce school in Bangalore enforces discipline, independence, self-control, cleanliness and social behaviour in its students from an early age and conditions them to enjoy both work and play. The aim is to create citizens who will be an asset to the country and will be able to fulfil their ambitions!
• Website: www.afsaste.edu.in
• Email: email@example.com
• Phone: 080-25272332
With around ten branches in Bangalore, Kendriya Vidyalaya works with the aim of providing consistent and continued education to children of transferrable employees of the central government, including defence and paramilitary personnel. The school ensures that all children feel included and are able to go from one strength to another with careful guidance. They also offer a national platform for students for co-curricular activities. In terms of qualifications, KV faculty is one of the best.
• Website: kvasc.kar.nic.in/
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Besides these, there are a plethora of other stellar schools, including Saandipani High Tech School, Harvest International School and Presidency School. When you are in the process of deciding a school for your child, do visit the ones you shortlist to observe the children in the classrooms and interact with teachers and staff so that you are able to make an informed decision!