Bangalore boasts of some of the finest girls' schools in India. Bishop Cotton Girls School has a 135-year-old history that dates back to the mid-nineteenth century. It is an all-girls school for boarders as well as day scholars.
Established in April 1865, the school initially shared premises with the boys' school and later shifted to its own campus across the road. Since then, the school has grown in strength. Presently, it boasts of 2,800 students and 100 teachers.
The Bishop Cotton Girls School lays emphasis on holistic education. It follows the ICSE curriculum upto Class X, after which the students can opt for commerce, arts or science stream in ISC (Class XII).
Contact Details: Bishop Cotton Girls School, 1st Street, St. Mark's Road.
The sister concern of Baldwin Boys School, is the Baldwin Girls High School . An all-girls school from Nursery to Class X, the school follows an ICSE curriculum. It is equipped with a big playground, swimming pool and has large and airy classrooms. The teaching methods are concurrent with those followed by any missionary school.
Contact Details: Baldwin Girls High School, 90, Richmond Road.
Flanked by the golf course on one side and overlooking Bangalore’s major landmark, the Vidhan Soudha, Sophia Girls High School is one of the finest examples of a premier educational institute. The school believes that every student should be allowed to evolve academically and personally in a conducive environment. Sophia Girls High School has always produced students who were successful in finding placements in some of the best colleges and universities in India and abroad. The school is co-educational till the fourth grade, beyond which, it functions as a girls school. Sophia prepares its students for the ICSE and the ISC examinations.
Contact details: Sophia Girls High School, 70, Palace Road.
St. Francis Xavier Girls School , Bangalore, is an all-girls school run by the sisters of St. Joseph of Tarbes, and is affiliated to the ICSE board. Situated in Frazer Town, St Francis Xaviers Girls High School is well established as one of the leading girls school in Bangalore. They have classes from Nursery to Class X, and a long history of academic excellence. The teaching staff is efficient, proficient and experienced.
Contact details: St. Francis Xavier Girls School, 49, Promenade Road, Frazer Town.
So go ahead and make an informed choice when looking for the best school for your daughter.
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