The Lawrence School

Sanawar,Himachal Pradesh

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₹ 636,200
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School Board
Co-Ed School
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About School

The Lawrence School - Sanawar, established in 1847.Sanawar is a co-educational boarding school, affiliated to CBSE and has students of varying backgrounds from different parts of the sub-continent. It provides an environment that encourages a questioning mind and gives students many avenues for expressing their creativity and building their skills.The first impressions of the school were over-whelming, every thing was on a grand scale; its estate; its buildings; and above all its spirit which is impossible to define.Over the years Sanawar has developed into a leading public school. However it has retained the strenuous simplicity and humane but martial spirit of its early days.Pride in their school has been an outstanding characteristic of all age-groups, boys and girls. They were the first school ever, including schools in the United Kingdom - to have been awarded the King's Colours as far back as 30 June, 1853. They were All India Boxing Champions, All Empire Shooting Champions, they were drafted straight into the fighting line without any Preliminary Training…. They were trained already… They were Sanawarians.



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When did the school start ?

The Lawrence School – Sanawar was established in 1847.

Where is the school located ?

Widely spread in 139 acres towards the foothills of Himlayas in Sanawar, the campus is designed keeping in mind the essentials required for the holistic growth of the child.

Which curriculum does the school follow ?

Sanawar is a co-educational boarding school, affiliated to CBSE.

What facilities does the school have ?

There are separate dorms for boys and girls headed by matrons. The dorms are well lit and well ventilated to assure the comfort for the residents. Students are served with healthy balanced meals cooked at the school kitchen.
The Lawrence school has a huge hospital, situated in one corner of the campus away from the boys and girls dorms. Medical staff including doctors and nurses is available day and night to ensure the good health of the students. The school hospital has a minor operation theatre and an ambulance to handle the sensitive issues at the school.Lawrence school offers each child an opportunity to participate in games or hobbies of his/her choice. The school offers a variety of hobbies and games like basketball, soccer, hockey, badminton, athletics and squash. The campus has huge playgrounds and gym facilities for both the students and the teachers. The gym is well equipped with modern equipment and trainers to help the students and the staff.
To ensure the excellence among its students The Lawrence Sanawar has launched a Leadership Programme. It is a value based programme, where students get the opportunity to learn and explore self-expressions and attain the leadership qualities.

Any notable alumni of this school ?

Some famous personalities who have been students of Lawrence School are:

  • Maneka Gandhi
  • Sanjay Dutt
  • Pooja Bedi
  • Saif Ali Khan

Is it a co-ed school ?


Fee Details

CBSE Board Fee Structure - Indian Nationals

Admission Application Fee ₹ 20,000 Admission Application Fee
Security Deposit ₹ 352,000 Security Deposit
Other One Time Payment ₹ 100,000 Other One Time Payment
Yearly Fees ₹ 636,200 Yearly Fees

Admission Details

Online Admission Yes Online Admission
Admission link Admission link
Admission Process For classes V, VI and VII admission is based on the results of an entrance examination held in November of the year preceding the year of admission, followed by a personal interaction. Admission Process

Other Key Information

Establishment Year 1847 Establishment Year
Entry Age 10Years entry age
Seats at entry level class NA entry age
Student Teacher Ratio NA Student Teacher Ratio
Language of Instruction English Language of instruction
AC Campus Yes AC campus
CCTV Surveillance Yes CCTV Surveillance
Grade From Class 5 Grade From
Grade To Class 12 Grade To
Outdoor Sports Cricket Football Hockey Golf Swimming Outdoor Sports
Indoor Sports Carrom Board Chess Indoor Sports

Co-curricular Activities

Performing Arts Dance Music Performing Arts
Visual Arts Drawing Painting Visual Arts
Religious minority school No Religious minority school
Languages taught at primary stage Languages taught at primary stage
Subjects taught in Class 10 Subjects taught in Class 10
Subjects taught in Class 12 Subjects taught in Class 12

School Infrastructure Details

Barrier free / Ramps No Barrier free / Ramps
Strong Room No Strong Room
Gymnasium No Gymnasium
Wi-Fi Enabled No Wi-Fi Enabled
Ramps for Differently Abled No Ramps for Differently Abled
Fire Extinguishers No Fire Extinguishers
Clinic Facility No Clinic Facility
Examination center of CBSE No Examination center of CBSE


Academic Performance | Grade X | CBSE
Academic Performance | Grade X | ICSE
Academic Performance | Grade XII | CBSE
Academic Performance | Grade XII | ISC

Travel Information

Nearest Airport 49 Km.
Shimla Airport Distance
Nearest Airport
Nearest Railway Station 65 Km.
Simla Rail Way Station Distance
Nearest Railway Station

Contact Information

Email Email
Phone Number +911792261208 Email
Website website
Location Sanawar,Solan, Sanawar Location
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8 months ago
Honestly speaking the school is not going to give your child the best school experience you dreamt for them..
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S Shah
10 months ago
It is a matter of pride to put my child in a school where such famous people have studied. I m very happy.
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