8. RN Podar School
Jain Derasar Road, Santacruz (West)
History: While the Podar Group has been in the field since 1927, the RN Podar CBSE School was set up in 1998.
Unique features: It is among the first schools to have formally implemented the flipped classroom learning model. The school is also among the first to set up a Makers Lab encouraging children to be creative and hands-on problem solvers.
Highest ratings in: Breadth of vision, academic rigour, governance
Annual fees: Not disclosed
Student-teacher ratio: CBSE: 1: 40
Quote: The school holds its own even in times of uncertain and unpredictable change and prepares its students to adopt, adapt, reinvent and remain relevant at all times.
AVNITA BIR, director-principal