Shri Shikshayatan School is a girls high school established in Kolkata, affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education ( CBSE ).This was started as a small school called Marwari Balika Vidyalaya in 1920 to provide quality education at reasonable rates to girl students, with classes only upto to 6th standard. It was slowly and progressively emerged to Shri Shikshayatan School in 1954. The school has grown in all dimensions and emerged as one of the best CBSE schools in kolkata.
Their prime motto is stated in a sanskrit phrase “ Tamaso ma jyotirgamaya “ which means “ From darkness to light ”. This school was established with a vision to provide value based education to students which helps in in handling the global challenges they may face in the future. Its mission is to provide sophisticated education to every girl student by using modern technology.
Infrastructure constitutes well maintained swimming pool, laboratory and computers for students of class 6th to 12th, Auditorium that can hold nearly 800 students and well equipped library. The whole school is monitored by CCTV with 20 cameras.
The main objective is to provide every girl student the opportunity to
- Acquire habits of reflection, curiosity, self-discipline and independence.
- Cultivate respect and openness in the face of cultural, religious and linguistic diversity.
- Achieve success in both academic and cultural activities.
Address: Shri Shikshayatan School. Lord Sinha road, Kolkata, 700071.
Tel. no. : 033-22821450 / 22824060
|School Name||Shri Shikshayatan School|
|Address||11,Lord Sinha Road,Kolkata-71 Calcutta West Bengal 700071 India|
|Head/Principal||Mrs.Indrani Ganguly (M.A,B.Ed, Fulbright,Ms)|
|CBSE Affiliation Type||Provisional|
|CBSE Affiliation Period||1/4/2014 To 31/ 3/ 2017|
|Fax Number||(033) 22826350|
|shrishikshayatan (dot) sbose (at) gmail (dot) com|
|Opening Date||1/3/1954 12:00:00 Am|
|School Trust||Shikshayatan Foundation|
|Land Area||Meters: 7284.34152Acres: 1.8Built-up Area: 200000Ground Area: 20000|
|Students||Nursery-LKG: 670I-V: 1444VI-VIII: 798IX-X: 599XI-XII: 560|
|Nearest Railway Station||Howrah (In Kilometres: 5)|
|Nearest Police Station||Howrahshakespeare Sarani (In Kilometres: 1)|
|Nearest Bank||Andhra Bank (In Kilometres: 1)|