List of Best Schools in Chennai

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Published by Rohit Malik Last updated: 12 January 2021
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Best Schools in Chennai, Abacus Montessori School, 3, Thirumalai Nagar Annexe, III Main Road,Perungudi, IIIII Main Road,Perungudi, Chennai
14.2 Km
270000 / Year

Abacus Montessori School

3.2 (6 votes)

3, Thirumalai Nagar Annexe, III Main Road,Perungudi

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : ICSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1987
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Expert Comment : Abacus Montessori School was started by Kamini Sundaram in June 1987. It is a contemporary Montessori school which strives for a balance of academic achievement, concern for the child and a strong value system. The school is affiliated to ICSE board catering to the students from primary to grade 12. Its a co-educational school located in Perungudi, Chennai.

Best Schools in Chennai, Vaels International School,  valmiki street ,injambakam,chennai 115, Anna Enclave,Injambakkam, Chennai
18.4 Km
250000 / Year

Vaels International School

4.3 (6 votes)

valmiki street ,injambakam,chennai 115

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : IGCSE,To be affiliated to INTERNATIONAL BOARD,ICSE & ISC
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1992
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Expert Comment : VELS Group of Institutions was established by Dr. Ishari K. Ganesh, M.Com., B.L., Ph. D., in 1992 in memory of his father Shri. Isari Velan.VELS Group has established Vels Vidyashram, a CBSE School in 1998. In 2002, Vels Higher Secondary School came into being and these two schools have been producing excellent results in the Board examinations. The school is affiliated to CBSE, IGCSE board catering quality education to boys and girls.

Best Schools in Chennai, LADY ANDAL VENKATASUBBA RAO MATRICULATION SCHOOL , Shenstone Park, No.7,Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai
4.3 Km
100000 / Year

LADY ANDAL VENKATASUBBA RAO MATRICULATION SCHOOL

3.6 (5 votes)

Shenstone Park, No.7,Harrington Road

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE,State Board
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : NA
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Expert Comment : Popularly known as Lady Andal, LADY ANDAL VENKATASUBBA RAO MATRICULATION SCHOOL, is an academic institution in Harrington road, Chennai in Tamil Nadu, India. It is a unit of the Madras Seva Sadan, established in 1987. Affiliated to IB board its a co-educational day school catering to the students from Nursery to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Senior Secondary School, No.15, Lake 1st Main Road,Nungambakkam, Lake Area,Nungambakkam, Chennai
4.8 Km
75000 / Year

Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Senior Secondary School

3.2 (6 votes)

No.15, Lake 1st Main Road,Nungambakkam

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 2011
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Expert Comment : Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Senior Secondary School was founded in 1958 by an enterprising group of housewives under the auspices of the Nungambakkam Ladies Recreation Club. Affiliated to CBSE board school caters to the students till grade 12. Its a co-educational school located in Nungambakkam, Chennai.

Best Schools in Chennai, D.A.V. Boys Senior Secondary School, R-45, 120 feet road, Mogappair, TS Krishna Colony,Padi, Chennai
10.3 Km
65000 / Year

D.A.V. Boys Senior Secondary School

3.6 (5 votes)

R-45, 120 feet road, Mogappair

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Only Boys School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1989
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Expert Comment : D.A.V. (Boys) Senior Secondary School was established in the year 1989 as a part of D.A.V Group of Schools, Chennai. The school is a sister concern of D.A.V. Boys Senior Secondary School, Gopalapuram. Located in Mogappair is an all boys school. The school is affiliated to CBSE board actering to the students from Kindergarten to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, Chettinad Vidyashram, Rajah Annamalaipuram, State Bank of India Colony,Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai
7.2 Km
60000 / Year

Chettinad Vidyashram

3.8 (7 votes)

Rajah Annamalaipuram

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1986
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Expert Comment : Chettinad Vidyashram was founded in 1986 by Kumara Rani of Chettinad, Dr.Meena Muthiah, a prominent Chennai based philanthropist and educationalist. The school started with a vision of combining the virtues of art and culture, which will endeavour to raise the integrated child who is not dwarfed by consideration of caste, creed or community. Affiliated to CBSE board, the school is located in the upscale neighbourhood of MRC Nagar, Chennai. Its a co-educational school catering to the students from grade 1 to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, SBOA School and Junior College, 18, School Road,Anna Nagar West Extension, D-Sector,Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai
8.9 Km
56790 / Year

SBOA School and Junior College

3.8 (8 votes)

18, School Road,Anna Nagar West Extension

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1979
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Expert Comment : SBOA School and Junior College was established and is operated by the SBIOA Education Trust, run by the State Bank of India Officers Association in Anna Nagar Western Extension, Chennai. Founded in 1979, its a co-educational institution. The school follows CBSE curriculum and caters to the students from Kindergarten to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, #124, R.H.Road Mylapore, Mylapore, Chennai
4.9 Km
56300 / Year

Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School

3.8 (5 votes)

#124, R.H.Road Mylapore

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1957
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Expert Comment : Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School was born on the 3rd February 1956, through the efforts of the three, and Vidya Mandir Matriculation School was formally opened in 1960 with the effort of The first president of the society was Sister Subbalakshmi , supported by Shri Subbaraya Aiyar, a leading lawyer of his time, and Mrs. Padmini Chari, Educationist. The school is affiliated to CBSE and caters to the students from Kindergarten to grade 12. Its a co-educational day school.

Best Schools in Chennai, D.A.V Boys Senior Secondary School, 213, LLyods Road, Gopalapuram, Gopalapuram, Chennai
4 Km
50000 / Year

D.A.V Boys Senior Secondary School

4.1 (6 votes)

213, LLyods Road, Gopalapuram

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Only Boys School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1970
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Expert Comment : D.A.V. Boys Senior Secondary School is the main branch of the D.A.V. Group of Schools managed by The Tamilnadu Arya Samaj Educational Society which is registered under the Societies Act. The school was established in 1970 in Gopalapuram, Chennai. Affiliated to CBSE board its an all boys school.

Best Schools in Chennai, D.A.V Girls Senior Secondary School, 182, Lloyds Road, Gopalapuram, Gopalapuram, Chennai
4.1 Km
50000 / Year

D.A.V Girls Senior Secondary School

4.0 (5 votes)

182, Lloyds Road, Gopalapuram

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Only Girls School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1970
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Expert Comment : D.A.V. Girls Senior Secondary School is the main branch of the D.A.V. Group of Schools managed by The Tamilnadu Arya Samaj Educational Society which is registered under the Societies Act. The school was established in 1970 in Gopalapuram, Chennai. Affiliated to CBSE board its an all girls school.

Best Schools in Chennai, The Hindu Senior Secondary School, No.1, 2nd Main Road,Indira Nagar, Indira Nagar,Adyar, Chennai
9.7 Km
42300 / Year

The Hindu Senior Secondary School

3.3 (6 votes)

No.1, 2nd Main Road,Indira Nagar

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1978
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Expert Comment : The Hindu Senior Secondary School was commenced in 1978. Initially the senior secondary school was at Big street Triplicane and subsequently opened another in Indira Nagar, a neighbourhood in Chennai. The school is affiliated to CBSE board and caters to the students from Nursery to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, D.A.V. Girls Senior Secondary School, Plot No: R-40B, 120 Feet Road, Mogappair, Mogappair,Mogappair East, Chennai
10.6 Km
40000 / Year

D.A.V. Girls Senior Secondary School

3.7 (7 votes)

Plot No: R-40B, 120 Feet Road, Mogappair

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Only Girls School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1994
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Expert Comment : D.A.V. Girls Senior Secondary School was established in the year 1970 as a part of D.A.V Group of Schools, Chennai. The school is a sister concern of D.A.V. Girls Senior Secondary School, Gopalapuram. Located in Mogappair is an all girls school. The school is affiliated to CBSE board actering to the students from Kindergarten to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, P.S.Senior secondary School, 33, Alamelu Mangapuram Rd, Saradapuram,Mylapore, Chennai
5.7 Km
40000 / Year

P.S.Senior secondary School

4.0 (6 votes)

33, Alamelu Mangapuram Rd

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1976
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Expert Comment : With a histoy of most students graduating enter higher education institutions especially engineering institutions like NIT Tiruchi and Anna University, P.S Senior secondary school was established in 1978 in the city of Mylapore, chennai. Catering to the students from pre nursery to grade 12, the school is affiliated to CBSE Board.

Best Schools in Chennai, Sacred Heart Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Sathya Nagar,Padi, Srinivasa Nagar,Padi, Chennai
10.6 Km
35000 / Year

Sacred Heart Matriculation Higher Secondary School

3.8 (5 votes)

Sathya Nagar,Padi

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : State Board
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1987
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Expert Comment : Sacred Heart Matriculation Higher Secondary School among the top ranked schools. It is a co-educational school located in Padi, Chennai. Affiliated to the state board school aims at offering quality education to its students.

Best Schools in Chennai, GOOD SHEPHERD MATRICULATION HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL, 32, College Road, Nungambakkam, Seetha Nagar,Nungambakkam, Chennai
3.9 Km
30000 / Year

GOOD SHEPHERD MATRICULATION HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL

3.8 (6 votes)

32, College Road, Nungambakkam

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : State Board
  • Type of School : Only Girls School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : NA
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Expert Comment : The Good Shepherd Matriculation Higher Secondary School was founded in 1925 by The Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Sisters. The school promises to provide quality education to its students. Affiliated to State board its an all girls school.

Best Schools in Chennai, Velammal Vidhyashram, Ambattur-Redhills Road, Surapet, Mambakkam, Chennai
30.7 Km
30000 / Year

Velammal Vidhyashram

4.2 (7 votes)

Ambattur-Redhills Road, Surapet

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE,State Board
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 2010
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Expert Comment : Velammal Vidhyashram was founded in the year 2000 by Velammal Educational Trust. The school is affiliated to CBSE board and catering to the students from grade 1 to grade 12. Its a co-educational boarding school.The school aims to encourage and motivate children to think, hope, dream, appreciate, create, innovate, integrate, excel and contribute.

Best Schools in Chennai, Maharishi Vidya Mandir, 28, Dr. Guruswamy Road,Chetpet, Chetpet, Chennai
4.6 Km
27480 / Year

Maharishi Vidya Mandir

3.7 (5 votes)

28, Dr. Guruswamy Road,Chetpet

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1983
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Expert Comment : Founded in 1983 with the motto "Knowledge is structured in Consciousness", Maharishi Vidya Mandir was projected with the blessings of His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogiji. Caterin to the students from Kindergarten to grade 12, the school is affiliated to CBSE board. Located in Chetpet, Chennai its a co-educational school.

Best Schools in Chennai, Hindustan International School, #40, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Guindy, Viralur,Alandur, Chennai
11.6 Km
25000 / Year

Hindustan International School

3.9 (5 votes)

#40, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Guindy

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : IGCSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : NA
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Best Schools in Chennai, Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Tapovanam, 9B Taylor's Road, Kilpauk, , Kilpauk, Chennai
4 Km
15000 / Year

Chinmaya Vidyalaya

4.0 (6 votes)

Tapovanam, 9B Taylor's Road, Kilpauk,

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1968
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Expert Comment : Chinmaya Vidyalaya was founded in 1968 in association with Chinmaya Mission. With an aim for inner growth at individual and collective levels, the school offers quality education to all the boys and girls. Located in Chennai, the school is affiliated to CBSE board catering to the students from Nursery to grade 12.

Best Schools in Chennai, Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Plot No. 5063A, Z-Block, Belly Area, Anna Nagar, Vasantham Colony,Anna Nagar West, Chennai
7.5 Km
15000 / Year

Chinmaya Vidyalaya

3.9 (5 votes)

Plot No. 5063A, Z-Block, Belly Area, Anna Nagar

  • School Type : Day School
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 1989
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Expert Comment : Chinmaya Mission® was established in India in 1953 by devotees of the world-renowned Vedanta teacher, His Holiness Swami Chinmayananda. Guided by his vision, devotees all around the world formed the nucleus of a spiritual renaissance movement that now encompasses a wide range of spiritual, educational, and charitable activities, ennobling the lives of thousands in India and across its borders. Presently, headed by His Holiness Swami Swaroopananda, the Mission is administered by Central Chinmaya Mission Trust (CCMT) in Mumbai, India. Under his guidance, the Mission has continued mushrooming across the globe and stands today with over 300 centres worldwide.

Best Schools in Chennai, Chennai Public School, Global Education Campus TH Road, SH 50, Thirumazhisai, Ramachandra Nagar, Chennai
24 Km
130000 / Year

Chennai Public School

4.5 (7 votes)

Global Education Campus TH Road, SH 50, Thirumazhisai

  • School Type : Day cum Boarding
  • Board : CBSE
  • Type of School : Co-Ed School
  • Grade Upto : Class 12
  • Establishment Year : 2007
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Expert Comment : The Chennai Public School is one of the most reputed schools in the city and was founded by Kupidisaatham Narayanaswami Educational Trust, in the year 2009. Chennai Public School is an English-medium, coeducational, day boarding and residential institution. It offers classes from nursery to XII and is affiliated to the CBSE curriculum.

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1. Are there any only boys schools in Chennai ?

Chennai has good variety of schools which includes day schools, boarding schools, girls schools and boys schools. All these schools provide good teaching learning facilities and encourage students to become responsible and independent.


2. Which is better Chennai Public School or Maharishi Vidya Mandir ?

Both the schools, Chennai Public school and Maharishi Vidya Mandir are among the best schools in Chennai. Affiliated to CBSE board, both the schools offer quality education to the students. No doubt each school has some of their specialisation and then it depends what one is looking for in a school.


3. Is SBOA School and Junior College better than Hindustan International School ?

Both are well reputed schools in Chennai offering CBSE curriculum to its students. Both the schools offer quality education to their students and have their own plus points in terms of co curricular facilities and teaching pedagogy.


4. Are the best schools in Chennai offering theatre, music and arts in school ?

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5. How tough is it to get an admission in some of the top schools in Chennai ?

Getting admission in school mostly depends on how many seats are available in each grade. Also some schools take entrance tests too to grant admission.


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