How We Find Best And Top Schools In Dehradun


Cupped by the bouldering Himalayan mountain range, lies the almost hidden capital of Uttaranchal -Dehradun. One of the most breathtaking and perhaps the oldest hill resort in India, the name Dehradun means ˜a camp or place of rest in the valley.' Discovered by the British, it was initially a place which they could escape to from the hot summers in the plains. The climate of Dehradun since then has attracted a lot of tourists and soon this elite town came to be associated with some of the best residential institutions in the country known for their superior quality of education.

The local economy has grown in leaps and bounds with some of the most renowned Boarding Schools and educational institutions that have catered to quality to education for years in the region. The famous Doon School and Welham Schools need no introduction. They are some of the best schools in Dehradun. Some other privatized institutes that are rapidly coming to the forefront are: Bachpan, St. Joseph's Academy, Beersheba School, D.s.b. International Public School , Dehradun Hills Academy.

The literacy level in Dehradun which is about 77%, weighs more than the average literacy of the state of Uttaranchal put together. The female literacy rate is a little lower than the male literacy rated but otherwise, some of the best known schools in Dehradun are co-ed. Most of the schools in Dehradun are either affiliated to the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education or to the Central Board of Secondary Education or are National Open Schools.

There are separate schools for Boys and Girls as well as co-educational schools. Most of the top schools in Dehradun have facilities are provided for the students. Residential facility are also available in the school as well as canteen and hospital are well equipped in the School Admissions to these schools commence normally in the month of June and last till the end of July and most of the schools generally admit student from LKG to Class 10.

If you are a parent and are worried about your child's admission in Dehradun, OSA invites you to get online and we will do everything for you right from giving you a choice of schools in Dehradun through our online school directory to scheduling an interview for your child from a number of schools. Admissions couldn't get easier, but then, that's because OSA understands parental woes that crop up during admission and is dedicated to ease the load off your shoulders.

By: Naresh Samal