7. GD Somani Memorial School
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HISTORY: The school was established in July 1975 by well-known industrialists and philanthropists late Sarvashri B D Somani and GD Somani. The school started with 250 students.
UNIQUE FEATURES: The school has well-equipped classrooms and laboratories and to make teaching interesting. The students have access to a turf football field, a cricket zone, child-friendly basketball court and state-of-the-art auditorium.
HIGHEST RATINGS IN: Academic rigour, teachers and selection process
BOARD: ICSE Board
Annual fee: Rs1,33,000/-
Student-teacher ratio: 20:1
QUOTE: The freedom to make mistakes provides the best environment for creativity. We aim at educating students to teach how to think, rather than what to think.
BRIAN SEYMOUR, principal
First Published: Sep 22, 2017 16:03 IST