JK Gram, Thane (West)
History:Gopalkrishna Singhania established the school in 1968 in memory of his wife Sulochanadevi. The school started functioning in 1969. It has a 12.8-acre campus.
Unique features: Classroom teaching is supported by modern methods such as flipped learning -- where lectures are delivered through videos, while classes are for hands-on learning. Specialized benches for KG to Class 5 have attached bags.
Highest ratings: Selection process, sports, academic rigour, teachers, value for money.
Board: Class 10: ICSE, Class 12: ISC
Annual fee: Rs40,000(approx)
Students: 6,650 boys and girls
Student-teacher ratio: 40:1
Quote: We wish to inspire our students into becoming true citizens and future leaders.
REVATHI SRINIVASAN, principal