Top 10 Best Schools In Chennai

Chennai is known for imparting quality education to the students and if you are looking for the top ten best schools in Chennai, then you can check out the following list of top ten schools.

These schools provide holistic development to the students with an affordable fee structure and maintenance of discipline.

10. St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School

Established in the year 1907 was recognised under regulations of Anglo-Indian schools. This school is basicly for the Catholic and Anglo-Indian boys but anyone can take admission here. This school is divided into three sections, the primary section, the high school section and the higher secondary section. The school aims on developing students from both mental and physical level.

Contact Information

St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School,
No. 37, Santhome High Road, Santhome,
Chennai – 600 004

Phone No: 91-44-24983450, 91-44-24981545, 91-44-24985044
Email Id:
Official Website:

9. Alpha Matriculation Higher Secondary School

This school was established in 1967. The school is affiliated from the Matriculation Board of Tamil Nadu. The school focuses on nurturing the mental and physical skills of the students.

  • Spacious classrooms
  • Well-stacked libraries
  • Modernised maths and science laboratories
  • Hindi, English, French and Tamil are taught
  • Large Playground area

Contact Information

No. 151( 126),
Velachery Main Road, Sembakkam
( EastTambaran) Chennai-600073

Phone number: 044-22270632
Fax: (044) 24361204
Email Id:
Official website:

8. Chettinad Vidyashram

This school was established in the year 1986 by Dr.Meena Muthia. This is a co-educational school affiliated with CBSE. The school provides classes from kindergarten to higher secondary levels. This school aims at providing psychological and emotional growth of the students by making them better individuals.

  • Well-spaced libraries
  • Bus transportation facility
  • Various clubs and associations
  • Extra-curricular activities are given high importance

Contact Information

Rajah Annamalaipuram,

Phone No: (044) 249380, 24933722
Email Id:
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7. Don Bosco Matriculation School

This school was established in 1959. In the year 1978, this school achieved higher secondary status by the Director of School education, Chennai. The school consists of strength of 2700 students and total 106 teachers. The school focuses on the overall holistic development of the students.

  • Well-equipped laboratories
  • Well-arranged libraries
  • Playground areas
  • Educational tours and trips
  • Team of experienced teachers
  • Hostel and transportation facility

Contact Information

Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School,
13 Casa Major Road, Egmore,
Chennai – 600008.

Phone No: 044 28191274, 044 28194105
Email Id:
Official Website:

6. Abacus Montessori School

This school was established in 1987 in a small garage but today it has become one of the best schools of Chennai. This school uses modern techniques to teach students. The school is affiliated to the CISCE board. The students are encouraged to play various kind of sports activities. Special attention is given to each student so that not a single student can be left behind. Special children are paid more attention.

  • Specialised computer labs
  • Smart classrooms
  • Team of professional and experienced teachers.

Contact Information

Thirumalai Nagar Annexe III Main Road,
Perungudi, Chennai – 600 096.

Phone No: (44) 24960904, 24963823
Email Id:
Official Website:

5. The School Krishnamurti Foundation

Established in 1973, this school is voted as the best school in the region. This school takes care of the overall development of the students by providing education with creative skills. This school is comprised of three sections- the junior section, the middle and the senior section. This school is affiliated with ICSE board up to class 8th. After that, the school follows the curriculum of CISCE board.

  • Various sports facility with playgrounds
  • Modern equipped laboratories
  • Well-arranged libraries
  • Bus transportation facilities
  • Educational tours and trips
  • Determined and dedicated team of teachers

Contact Information

The School KFI, Damodar Gardens,
Besant Avenue, Adyar,
Chennai – 600020.

Phone No: 044 24915845, 044 24465144
Email id:
Official Website:

4. St. John’s International Residential School

This is known as one of the best residential schools in India.  Established in 1968, this school focuses at providing holistic education to its students.  This school strictly follows CBSE pattern and the curriculum set by NCERT.

  • Fully Wi-Fi
  • Well managed playgrounds
  • Science and Maths Laboratories
  • Audio visual rooms
  • Separate hostels for girls and boys

Contact information

St. John’s International Residential School,
Palanjur, Nazarethpet Post,
On Chennai-Bangalore National Highway,Chennai- 600123.

Phone No: 044 26812500, 044 26810519
Fax: 044 26811794, 044 26811549
Email Id:
Official Website:

3. Shri Vidhya Academy International School:

This school follows the pattern of  Gurukul learning. The school also has modern technical systems to support the education of 21st century. The school focuses on the overall development of the students by offering good academic activities by building a healthy relationship between students and teachers. This school is recognised from the university of Cambridge International Centre. The school also offers education by following IGCSE curriculum.

  • Hostel accommodation to students
  • Green and safe environment
  • Educational tours and trips
  • Extra-curricular activities which maintains a balance between mental and physical levels of the students.
  • Large and airy classrooms

Contact Information

Pattabiram Road, Sokkanallur,
Chennai – 600072.

Phone no: 044 32914051, 044 26494645, 044 26495844, 044 26494655, 9444088424
Email Id:
Official Website:

2. St Patricks Anglo Indian

Established in 1875, this school aims at providing an innovative curriculum which can stimulate and enrich the learning environment for the students. They try to inculcate a sense of concern in the minds of students for nature and mother earth. The school recruit the staff which develop the school in a better by contributing to the realisation of the goals of the school. The school provides various activities. The school is divided into four sections.

  • Imparts honesty, commitment and truthful values among the students.
  • Transportation facilities
  • Various clubs and activities
  • Smart classrooms

Contact Information

1st Crescent Park Road,
Gandhi Nagar, Adayar, Chennai – 600020.

Phone No: 044 24420209, 044 24454794
Fax: 044 24454792
Email Id:
Official Website:

1. Sishya School

Sishya School

Established in 1972, this school was started with just twenty eight students only. This school is affiliated under the ICSE board and managed by the KIT Thomas Educational Society. The School is divided into four sections. One is primary section, second is junior section, third is middle section and fourth is higher school. The team of experienced teachers take care of the overall development of the students by developing them in the field of education, social behavior, teamwork and many more.

  • Well-equipped libraries
  • Science laboratories
  • Playground
  • Swimming pool, Art studios
  • Extracurricular activities like athletics, swimming, basketball, football, debates and many more.

Contact Information

Sishya School, New No 2,
Padmanabha Nagar,
Adyar, Chennai – 600020.

Phone No: 044 24912652
Fax: 044 24919544
Email id:
Official Website:

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