4) Smt Sulochanadevi Singhania School
JK Gram, Thane (West) | Website: www.singhaniaschool.org
History: Smt Sulochanadevi Singhania School was founded in 1968 by Gopalkrishna Singhania, in memory of his wife Sulochanadevi. The school started in 1969. The board of governors of the school is headed by Dr Vijaypat Singhania, Chairman Emeritus — Raymond Ltd.
Unique features: The school has a global curriculum and adopts innovative methods of teaching. It routinely undertakes teacher and student exchange programmes. It is located centrally in Thane and has a 12.8-acre campus.
“At our school, we focus on an all-round, holistic approach towards education. We teach our kids life skills, and the school is rooted in values. The basic philosophy of the school is broad vision and incorporating skill sets in everyday life.”— Revathi Srinivasan, principal
Highest ratings for: Academic rigour, teachers, value for money
Board: Class 10 — ICSE, Class 12 — ISC
Students: 6,600 boys and girls
Annual fee: Rs. 30,000
Student-teacher ratio: not available