Mussoorie has always stayed the pride of Uttarakhand. The luscious beautiful hill station in the district of Dehradun has the epithet of “Queen of the Hills”. The magnificent hill station at the foot of Garhwal Himalayan offers great natural sights to every visitor to the place. Amid the great flora and fauna, the town has the majestic presence of several elite boarding schools. The exquisite view of Doon Valley and Shiwalik ranges have great educational atmosphere and the boarding schools have produced brilliant minds, who later became renowned persons in the world.
Let’s know about the elite schools in Mussoorie, which have great reputation in the world of education.
Convent of Jesus and Mary, Waverley, Mussoorie
As a boarding school, this school has unbeatable reputation. Founded in the year 1901 by the CJM sisters in Waverley Convent, this more than century old institution has always stayed ahead in giving quality education. It merged with Francis School and St. Joseph School in the year 1947 becoming one largest residential schools in the nation. It has the most sophisticated facilities in laboratories, smart class, and various modern halls. With its affiliation to CBSE, this school is simply one of the best residential schools in the world.
Oak Grove School, Mussoorie
A very constructive public school culture, Indian Railways, and excellent atmosphere of the hill station had contributed towards formation of Oak Grove School of Mussoorie. With a humble beginning in the year 1888, this school again merged with Fairlawn School in the year 1894. As a modern residential Public School, it has forever targeted to provide quality education in every kind of modern education. The school has achieved highest standard in academics, sports, and extra-curricular activities.
St. Claire Convent School, Mussoorie
St. Claire is another elite boarding school in Mussoorie. Being an English medium co-educational education center, its excellent campus in the Queen of Hills attracts one and all. Run by the Sisters of CFMSS (Clarist Frasciscan Missionary), it belongs to the Most Blessed Sacrament of Dehradun. As under the affiliation with CBSE, the School gives excellent quality education to students, studying from LKG to Class-X.
- Address-The Mall Road, Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, 248179
- Phone number-0135-2632-255
Wynberg Allen School, Mussoorie
In the year 1887, four British nationals made their minds to construct a residential school in Mussoorie. The foundation of the campus came up in 1888 at Jaberkhet on Tehri Road. In the year, 1926, the school authorities set up another school for its senior students, who studied in Std-VII upwards. The new school was set up in Bala Hissar. Famous as a modern public boarding school, it has produced some of the best personalities of our nation.
Guru Nanak Fifth Centenary School, Mussoorie
Established in the year revered memory of Sri Guru Nanak Devji, this school began functioning in the year, 1969. It built up its campus in Vincent Hill and now the school is one of the distinguished modern schools in India with complete boarding facility. The school has begun various projects in education imparting specialized training to students.