Based on the latest information available there are nearly 1.53 million faculties in India. Out of all these schools, nearly 1.04 lakh schools provide the complete gamut of classes from class 1 to 12. Majority of schools are spread over almost 20-odd state education boards, the two recognised national boards i.e. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Indian Council of School Education (ICSE).
Also, few of this school supports small but elite groups of Internationals boards namely IGCSE, IB, and also some AP-based schools. There are top 10 largest Indian schools 2021 recognised for their high class education system through years details of these are as follows:
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- 10. Oxford English School, Bangalore
- 9. Ryan Global School, Mumbai
- 8. Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Hyderabad
- 7. Pathways School, Gurgaon
- 6. Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, Kolkata
- 5. Mercedes Benz International, Pune
- 4. Ahmedabad International School, Ahmedabad
- 3. Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai
- 2. Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram , New Delhi
- 1. The City Montessori School in Lucknow, India
10. Oxford English School, Bangalore
Oxford English School is one of the distinguished and largest schools in Bangalore, with affiliation to both CBSE and ICSE boards. Having a proven track record in academics and co-curricular activities, this school is a sure-fire no-brainer for any student seeking admission with meritorious determinations.
It is affiliated to the Council of The Indian School Certificate Examinations, from New Delhi and it was founded in the year 1996-97. Later the milestone was founded in the year 1998, when the ICSE School started working with classes ranging from Nursery to Class VIII. Since then, the school has developed remarkably with the strength of around 1000 students and 65 teachers, run by the active leadership of the Chairman, Sri. S. Narasaraju.
9. Ryan Global School, Mumbai
Ryan Global School develops its students on an international basis by facilitating field trips to sensibly chosen environment. The Mumbai-based Ryan International Group of Institutions (briefly identified as RIGI) is regarded as one of the India’s largest chain of proprietorial K-12 schools including 128 high quality English-medium schools. It holds an aggregate admission of 250,000 students guided by more than 14,000 teachers all over the world.
8. Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Hyderabad
Over its many years of operation, Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Hyderabad has collected myriad academic and non-academic laurels till date. Cyber Olympiad and NSTSE registered this of Hyderabad as the best participating school where students actively discover their natural passion, and are therefore inspired to follow their own ambitions.
It is associated to CBSE, recognized in year 1993 and through many decades, it has stand-up the ages as well as it has presented the finest of the mentors rich with influential ethics as set out in the Vision Programme (CVP).
7. Pathways School, Gurgaon
The school of Gurgaon trusts in offering acquaintance at all levels of activities apart from educational courses. The school arranges international exchange platforms for personal as well as professional development of students. This school implements the Multiple Intelligences approach, advanced by Dr. Howard Gardner belonging from Harvard University.
This school is situated on a 10 acre location and is well-found with an environment friendly contemporary architecture through a world class academic as well as sporting infrastructure. It employs universal radio networking and the implementation of interactive whiteboards & projection screens to assimilate information communication technology (ICT) in classroom learning.
6. Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, Kolkata
This school of Kolkata is one of the largest as it has been spread over 20 acres of land and it boasts spiffy infrastructure and services that can direct most schools into a bout. This educational institution offers a healthy, conducive atmosphere to students to assist study and progress in multifarious features.
It is a private school maintained by an educational trust and is commonly recognized as Baratiya Vidya Mandir. This educational trust has primary and secondary school located in different states of India and also in different countries namely USA, UK, Australia and Kuwait.
5. Mercedes Benz International, Pune
This school is located in the fastest developing industrial city, and has a rich international culture matching both Indian Citizens as well as Persons of Indian source. The school has strength of 332 students managed by the director Eileen Niedermann It serves the International Baccalaureate program with three parts: the students from kindergarten to 5th grade are in the PYP segment, the students from grade 6th to 10th are in the MYP segment and the students studying in the grade 11th and 12th are in the DP segment of this program.
4. Ahmedabad International School, Ahmedabad
This school of Ahmedabad is affiliated to IBDP and CBSE boards and it employs established pedagogical methods to educate students. The approach is based on holistic learning experiences that convert students into liable, mature, self-reliant citizens. It is recognised as one of the SAT and ACT centres in Gujarat, other being Navrachana International School located in Vadodara, hence this is considered into list of largest schools. It also runs Advanced Placement Program (AP) exams and is also a centre for Speech & Drama and Communication Exams for famous Trinity College London examinations.
3. Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai
The name of this school does not need much introduction and tops the list as India’s best and largest school. This school located in Mumbai is built by Reliance Industries, which is spread over lovely lawns with the modern technological facilities. It was built by Reliance Industries in year 2003, entitled after the late patriarch of the multinational, Dhirubhai Ambani. It provides the International Baccalaureate Program in its Diploma form and Nita Ambani is the chairperson of the school. It has a variety of laboratories for every subject to arts and culture centres; the school has upheld its ranking for successive two years.
2. Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram , New Delhi
Located in New Delhi, D.P.S, R.K. Puram is extensively presaged as one of the best and largest schools in India. Established in year 1972, this private co-educational school has covered itself among the most elite schools in India. The faculty of school encompasses of highly qualified teachers who endeavour for complete and effective delivery in teaching, and also enlightening virtues which significantly redound to the overall enhancement of the student.
1. The City Montessori School in Lucknow, India
This school of Lucknow has 39,437 pupils and 2,500 teachers, recognized now as home to the world’s biggest school, as per the latest edition of the Guinness Book of World Records. In last year, 2,500 teachers taught 39,437 students in 1,000 different classrooms at this school. It currently boasts more than 44,000 pupils and it was founded in year 1959 by Bharti and Jagdish Gandhi with only 300 borrowed rupees and class of five students. The school spreads over many campuses, and it is so large that it can’t gather for assembly as there is no location in city that is large enough.
India’s incessant efforts to improve the education system, has funded huge dividends in terms of boosting literacy rates and even paying to economic development. Though there is yet a long way to travel in terms of entirely refining pedagogy, these schools listed have made considerable progress.