There are many famous Schools in Howrah that rank among the topmost schools of the country. Being one of the most important centers in Kolkata Howrah has a considerable population and many schools to serve the needs of education of the school going children. In Howrah there are schools affiliated to State Board, CBSE as well as ICSE board.
Most of the schools are co-educational and have English as a medium to impart education to the students. The regional language is Bengali so it is taught as a second language in the schools in Howrah. Hindi and other Languages are also included in the syllabus.
There is also a Kendriya Vidyalaya school in Howrah, which is a school belonging to KVS and comes under the Ministry of HRD. One can learn Sanskrit language in a Kendriya Vidyalaya as it is a compulsory language up to std IX.
Many schools are owned privately by different educational trusts at the same time there are many schools in Howrah that are fully or partially supported by Government funds. There are schools from the nursery classes to the higher secondary classes in Howrah providing access to education to students belonging to all age groups.
The schools give a lot of emphasis on the academics and also on the co-curricular activities. Many opportunities are made available to the students in Kolkata Schools within the school campus to develop their all round personality. These activities range from music to sports and various forms of Arts.
List of Schools in Howrah
New Kolarah Andul Andul Mauri, Howrah, Kolkata
St Thomas Church School Howrah-711101
Agrasen Balika Siksha Sadan 1 Agrasen Street, Liluah, Howrah-711204 ph- 033-6540643
Belur Girls High School Howrah-711101
Augustines Public School Aurobinda Road, Ramrajatola, Howrah-711104
Don Bosco School Liluah, Howrah-711204
Howrah St John's High School 12 Har Dutt Rai Chamaria Road, Howrah
M C Kejriwal Vidyapeeth 243 G T Road, Liluah, Howrah
Maria's Day School 11/6 G T Road (s) &, 2 Gopal Gobinda Bose Lane, Howrah
Kendriya Vidyalaya P O GIP Colony, Santragachi, Howrah-711321 Ph- 033-6573092
Little Star High School 154 G T Road Bally, Howrah-711201
St Joseph Day School Howrah-711101
St John High School Howrah-711101
Marias Day School Howrah-711101
Sacred Heart School Tiljala, Kolkata-700039
Shalimar Hindi High School Howrah
Gramma Hitakari Girls School Andul Andul Mauri, Howrah, Kolkata