6. Don Bosco High School, Matunga
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HISTORY: The school was inaugurated in January 1942. This year the school celebrates 75 years of existence. UNIQUE FEATURES: The school is branded as the sporting giant of the city and the state. The large playgrounds, the well-equipped auditorium, the science laboratories, the computer laboratories, the cyber library and now the artificial turf, amply testify to the attention given to games, sports and cultural training besides academic development.
HIGHEST RATINGS IN: Social engagement, sports, infrastructure and facilities
BOARD: Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education
Annual fee: Pre-primary: Rs37,000 to Rs47,000, Class 1-2: Rs210, Class 3-4: Rs280, Class 5-10: Less Rs70 Rs136
Student-teacher ratio: 30:1
QUOTE: It is our privilege to celebrate the platinum jubilee of this institution. It is the first Don Bosco institution in Mumbai and it continues to uphold the values of the founding fathers.
FR BERNARD FERNANDES, principal