One of the most important factor for any family in deciding a place to buy an apartment is the availability of good schools for their kids. Education of child can’t be ignored especially in Indian society, which values education a lot. Here is the list of top 10 schools in Thane, an already popular and promising property market of Mumbai region.
1. Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School
The school located in Pokhran Road Number 1 spans an area of 10.6 acres. It was founded in 1969. Singhania School is affiliated with the CISCE, ICSE and ISC. It ranks amongst the top ten schools in India. The location of the school is convenient for students living near Thane station, Majiwada and Upvan lake. Also, the school provides bus facilities for students to commute. The school is popular because it concentrates on both academics as well as extra-curriculars of its pupils.
2. Kendriya Vidyalaya
Kendriya Vidyalaya is one of the most renowned name across the country as it has over 1000 of branches in India. The school was set up to cater to children of Indian defence services personnel as most of them are posted in remote locations. However, the school has extended its services to all central government employees over time. In Thane, Kendriya Vidyalaya is located in Kolshet, near to Air Force Station and it’s affiliated to CBSE. Though it is one of the remote locations of Thane but the school can be accessed easily from Saket, Vrindavan and Majiwada. It promotes the idea of free education for girl child.
3. D.A.V Public School Thane
Located at Tulsidham, DAV Public School follows CBSE pattern of education till standard 10th. This school is easily accessible to students residing in Hiranandani Meadows, Majiwada and Ghodbunder road. One of the drawback of the school is that they don’t own a ground for children to play. Due to lack of space, the school comprises of just one single building.
4. Vasant Vihar High School
This school is specially catered to the residents of Vasant Vihar Society. The school is affiliated to Maharashtra Board for students up to class 12th. One of the feature about this school is that it focuses on academics as well as non-curricular activities such as dance, sports etc.
5. Hiranandani Foundation School
Hiranandani Foundation School was introduced by Hiranandani group for residents of Hiranandani Estate, the massive township along Ghodbunder Road. The school provides excellent faculty and services for its students. However, the school’s services come for a cost which is beyond many middle class families.
6. Arunodaya Public School
Arunodaya Public School is located inside Vijay Park Complex and it’s one of the most conveniently located school for residents of Kasarvadavali, Waghbil and Brahmand. The School is affiliated to CBSE till class 12th. Apart from academics, school pays important attention to co-curricular activities such as tennis, football, basketball and cricket.
7. Sri Ma Vidyalaya
This school is located at Patlipada, off Ghodbunder Road and it is affiliated to Maharashtra Board. It is a part of Sri Ma Group of institutions and other branches includes Sri Ma Bal Niketan (for 11th and 12th standard) and Sri Ma Snehadeep School (for special children which is located at Thane west)
8. Saraswati Education Society’s High School and Junior College
Saraswati Education Society High School is affiliated to Maharashtra Board and caters to over 3500 students till 12th standard. It is located at Panchpakhadi so it’s convenient for students living in Naupada and area near Thane Station. SES is regarded as one of the best administrated school in Maharashtra.
9. Holy Cross Convent high school
Founded in 1964, Holy cross school caters to girl child only. The school has classes from kindergarten to class 10 and it is affiliated to Maharashtra board. Also, this school is easily accessible for students residing in Naupada, Tembi Naka, Vrindavan and Castle Mill.
10. Lok Puram Public School
This school is located at Pokhran road number 2, Manpada and it follows CBSE board of education. School provides excellent faculty for the students and its location is convenient for students living in Majiwada, Hiranandani Meadows, Upvan Lake.