Top Ten schools of Faridabad
The 2012 Hindustan Times-C fore Top Schools Survey gave scores to each school across 14 different parameters, from ‘individual attention to students’ to ‘academic rigour’. Here is a list of schools ranked in the Top Ten in FaridabadUpdated: Sep 05, 2012 23:35 IST
1. Delhi Public School, Faridabad
The school provides global exposure through international exchange programmes and trips. They also organise workshops and life skill sessions for the students. It has topped the ‘competence of teachers’, ‘teacher care and development’ and ‘extra-curricular activities’ and ‘value for money’ categories.
Nursery fee: Rs. 63,580 per annum
2. Apeejay School
Across a sprawling green 9 acre campus, the school houses a spacious auditorium, a swimming pool, two cemented basketball courts, a skating rink and multipurpose field. The school has the highest scores on the ‘infrastructure and facilities’, parental participation’ and ‘sports’ parameters.
Nursery FEE: Rs.70,000 per annum
3. Modern Vidya Niketan, Sector 17
This is one of the most sought after schools in Faridabad. With a spacious campus housing over 2500 students, the school believes in multifaceted growth.The school has topped the ‘academic rigour’ category and has the second highest ‘value for money’, ‘competence of teachers’, ‘teacher care and development’ scores.
Nursery fee: Rs. 82,728 per annum
4. Modern Delhi Public School
The school has its arsenal well equipped with its wide range of informative books, CD's and a multimedia lab with a large movie screen. It has the second highest score on the ‘individual attention to students’ parameter and has done well in ‘academic rigour’, ‘infrastructure and facilities’ and ‘safety and hygiene’ as well.
Nursery fee: Rs. 62,700 per annum
5. Manav Rachna International, Sector 14
The school employs methods to make learning fun through the introduction of the smart class programme, educational trips, summer workshops and theme assemblies. The school has topped the ‘extra curricular activities’, ‘individual attention to students’,’innovative teaching’ and ‘safety and hygiene’ parameters.
Nursery fee: Rs. 76,800 per annum
5. DAV Public School, sector 14
The DAV School campus is spread across 7.5 acres. It provides modern facilities like a well-equipped gymnasium, skating rink etc retaining its roots in traditions and culture. The school tops in the ‘sports’ and ‘value system/integration’ categories and has the second highest ‘social accountability’ score.
Nursery fee: Not available
7. Eicher School
An innovative feature of the school is home visits so as to meet children in their home environment and assist them in planning his daily schedule. The school has topped the ‘parental participation’ category, and has the second highest ‘extra curricular activities’ and ‘sports’ scores, among others.
Nursery fee: Rs. 76,020 per annum
8. Modern Vidya Niketan, Aravali
Modern Vidya Niketan founded the Aravali campus on the back of the success from their other branch in Faridabad itself. The campus is well ventilated and spacious and offers computer-aided learning to its students. The school has done well in the ‘individual attention to students’ category.
Nursery fee: Rs. 82,728 per annum
9. Ryan International School, Sector 21-b
The audio-visual aids supplement the repository of the teaching aids used by the school. The school also provides global exposure through Model United Nations, Presidential Classroom sessions, leadership camps and youth festivals. It has done well in the ‘parental participation’ and ‘value system’ categories.
Nursery fee: Rs. 47,160 per annum
10. DAV Public School, Sector 37
The school, established in 1997, has many facilities, including a volleyball court, basketball court , skating, computer labs, libraries, art rooms, music rooms, activity room, medical room and math labs. The school has done well on the ‘value system/integration’ and ‘social accountability’ parameters.
Nursery fee: Not Available
First Published: Sep 05, 2012 16:15 IST