10 BEST Schools in Ahmedabad, 2017

With grand IIMs and NIDs, Ahmedabad is a city that is well respected for as a mecca for the academically inclined. Here are a list of schools that you can readily look up for the best schools the city has on offer!

1. Ahmedabad International School (AIS):

Profile: The school is approved by the Gujarat State Education Board (GSEB) and follows its curriculum. The school also offers the International Baccalaureate’s Primary Years Programme (IB PYP), IB Diploma Programme (IBDP) and Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) programme. AIS is the first school in Gujarat to be authorized by the IBO for its Primary Years Programme (PYP).


Opp Rajpath Row House, Behind Kiran Motors,

Bodakdev, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380015

Phone Number: 079 2687 1623

Email id: ais@aischool.net

Website: www.aischool.net

Established : 2000

2. Eklavya School

Profile: This school offers nursery to grade XII education, affiliated with the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), better known as the ICSE board.

In keeping with its philosophy that “every child has different capabilities and that each one is born with unique talents”, Eklavya School refrains from ‘testing’ very young children and aims towards the holistic development of each student, laying equal emphasis on extra-curricular activities and fine arts along with academics.

Address: Core House, Nr. Parimal Garden, Ellisbridge

Ahmedabad, Gujarat – 380006

Phone : 7926461629

Email : eklavya@eklavya.org

website : www.eklavya.org

Established : 1997

Teacher Student ratio: 1:13

3. The Riverside School, Ahmedabad

Profile: This is a small school on the banks of the Sabarmati River. It has developed, implemented and shared a unique curriculum that is proving to be the benchmark for a no-compromise school education of the highest quality. Their research-based, practical curriculum is providing schools with an alternative model which focuses on excellence and still works in different economic and cultural contexts which make it possible for children all around the country to have access to true education.

Address: 307, Behind C.S.D. Depot, Off Airport Road, Cantonment, Ahmedabad

Gujarat 380004

Phone : 07922861321

Email : inquiry@schoolriverside.com

Website : http://www.schoolriverside.com

Established : 2001

Teacher-Student Ratio : 1:6

4. Sant Kabir School:

Profile: The school offers both CBSE and Gujarat state syllabus curriculum. It has classes from Kindergarten all the way to class XII. Sant Kabir has 3 branches. The branches in Navrangpura and Naranpura follow the Gujarat state syllabus whereas the Drive-In campus follows the CBSE model. The facilities it offers are fairly standard for a school in its class.

Large airy classrooms, well equipped labs and a skilled staff, make this school a worthy one for your child! All the extracurricular activities are designed with a social service orientation in mind.

Address: Behind H.L College of Commerce, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380009

Phone Number: 079 2646 1915

Email id: info@stkabir.com

Website: www.stkabir.com

Established: 1985

5. Mahatma Gandhi International School:

Profile: Named after the most famous Gujarati ever the school has classes from Kindergarten to Class XII. The school follows the Cambridge examinations system up until Grade 12. Class XII – follows International Baccalaureate.The faculty is drawn from diverse and eclectic backgrounds. What is also interesting about this school is that it uses the concept of learning spaces to organize its physical buildings and structures. Every classroom is spacious and airy, and other facilities like the laboratories and libraries are also well planned and equipped to handle the syllabus until class 12.

Address: Sheth Motilal Hirabhai Bhavan, Opp. Induben Khakhrawala, Mithakali,

Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380006

Phone Number: 079 2646 3888

Email id: info@mgis.in

Website: www.mgis.in

Established: 1998

6. Anand Niketan School:

Profile: This school follows the CBSE pattern and offers classes from kindergarten to Class XII. It has 8 branches Ahmedabad. This school is noteworthy as it offers students multiple options for co-curricular and extracurricular activities such as drama, music, dance and arts. The school has a fairly good reputation among the student and parent community.

All the 8 branches have impressive architecture, buildings and a fleet of busses to facilitate easy pick and drop for your child. Music is an important part of growing up at Anand Niketan, where talented teachers motivate children interested in various musical instruments. The music room has most instruments like the violin, harmonium, flute and even the drums.

Address: Behind Novotel Hotel, Near Asawari Tower, Off S.G Road, Satellite, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380015

Phone Number: 096240 00858

Email id: ansatellite@anandniketan.org

Website: www.anandniketan.org

Established: 1995

7. Delhi Public School (Ahmedabad East)

Profile: The school follows a CBSE sylabbus and has classes all the way from kindergarten to Class XII. In addition to the formally prescribed school curriculum, DPS also offers the opportunity to participate in a wide range of co-curricular and extracurricular activities, including music, dance, etc. All the facilities are generally on par with the standards of all DPS schools in other parts of the country. They also offer off-beat facilities like rock climbing and constructive activities like planting trees, sessions on solar energy and other energy and water conservation activities.

Address: Bopal Square, Near Bopal Railway Crossing, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380058

Phone Number: 02717 230 521, 09375023879

Email id: dpsbopal@calorx.org

Website: www.calorxdps.org

Established: 2008

8. Udgam School for Children

Profile: This Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) affiliated co educational school uses English as the medium of instruction and caters to students from the pre primary level to class XII.The school seeks to “educate students to be accountable, productive and ethical citizens with the skills to think innovatively, reason critically, communicate effectively, and respect peoples of other cultures.”

Address: Opp. Sardar Patel Institute, Thaltej, Ahmedabad, Gujarat-380054

Phone : 07926850339

Email : info@udgamschool.com

Url : www.udgamschool.com

Teacher student ratio- 1:14

Established : 1991

9. D A V International School

Profile: This school is a branch of the famous Dayanand Anglo-Vedic group of schools and educational institutions that has branches throughout North India. As is typical of these schools nationwide, they follow the CBSE pattern.

Address: Off Pralahadnagar Corporate Road, Ahead of Vodafone Corporate House, Makarba,

Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380051

Phone Number: 079 3981 5555

Email id: info@davahmedabad.net

Website: www.davahmedabad.net

10. Rachna High School

Profile: This is an English medium co-educational day school affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). It offers education from nursery to class X.The school encourages learning through questioning and exploration and focuses on providing an “atmosphere for optimum learning”. Special focus is delivering a technology-enabled learning experience. The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Sanskrit and French are also taught as second or third languages. Academic facilities include a maths lab, science labs, social studies lab, language labs and computer labs

Address: Near Sujata Flats, Opp. Rita Park Society, Shahibaug, Ahmedabad

Gujarat 380004

Phone : 07922867745

Email : rachna_ahmedabad@yahoo.com

website : www.rachnaschool.com

Head Of Institute : Ms. Gopa Ghosh

Established : 1963

While there are many more schools that hold a good reputation in Ahmedabad, these are the ones that are consistently being ranked high by parents. Write in and tell us if you like more information on the schools nearby to your area and we’ll be happy to research and bring out more for you!

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