Top CBSE schools of Darjeeling District, West Bengal

Darjeeling District of West Bengal is not only known for hill stations and tea-gardens, but also for some very good schools, some of which are residential. In this article, details of some good CBSE-affiliated schools have been given for the benefit of interested guardians and armed forces personnel posted in the Ditrict.

Darjeeling District is well-known all over India and abroad for its tourist spots and excellent tea. People from all over the world visit the hill-stations of Darjeeling District. The excellent tea of this District is exported every major country of this world. At the same time, Darjeeling District is also known for some excellent schools located in the District.

Most of the reputed schools of the District are residential in nature. Some of the reputed schools are affiliated to ICSE/ISC and some of these schools are affiliated to CBSE. In this article, details of five reputed CBSE-affiliated schools of the District have been given.

Air Force School, Bagdogra

Air Force School Bagdogra, Darjeeling Air Force School, Bagdogra is located inside the Bagdogra Air Force Station. It was established in 1963. It has been upgraded to Senior Secondary level in 2005.The main objective of the school is to provide quality education to the students. At the same time, the school consciously tries to achieve holistic development for the students. The school is fully equipped with Computer Lab, Physics Lab, Chemistry Lab, Biology Lab, Mathematics Lab and Geography Lab. The library of the school is well-stocked and excellent sports facility, both indoor and outdoor, is available in the school.

Important details of the school

Management: At the station level, a managing committee under the chairpersonship of AOC runs the school.

Address: Air Force School, Bagdogra, P.O - Bagdogra Airport, District: Darjeeling, PIN- 734421
Telephone Nos. : 0353-2698295, 0353-2698093

Central School for Tibetans, Darjeeling

Central School For Tibetans, Darjeeling

The school was set up in 1961 . Initially the school was held in the NBMR Building. Now the school is located in one of the most picturesque location of Darjeeling (Bhanusarani). The first batch of the students appeared in the CBSE Examination in 1971. Along with all other facilities like modern labs and excellent facilities for sports, boarding facility for students is also available. Boarding capacity of the school is 270 to 282 students who are being accommodated in four dormitories, two each for boys and girls, The School has a dispensary with a staff nurse.

Important details of the school

Management: At the central level, the management is in the hands of Central Tibetan School Administration. At the school level, the managing committee under the chairpersonship of District Magistrate runs the school.

Address: Central School for Tibetans, Bhanusarani, The Mall, Darjeeling- 734101, West Bengal.
Telephone No.: 0354-2259686;
Fax No. : 0354 -2254165
e-mail :

BSF Senior Secondary Residential School

Bsf Senior Secondary Residential School, Siliguri

BSF Senior Secondary Residential School, Kadamtala was founded on September, 1990. Now the school has developed into a full-fledged residential school with all modern amenities .The school presently has more than 20 class-rooms and 9 laboratory/library/activities room. The school is fully residential.

Important details of the school

Management: Border Security Force
Address: BSF Residential School, Kadamtala, Darjeeling, West Bengal-734433
Telephone No.: 0353-2580820, 0353-2580290;
Fax: 0353-2580290

GD Goenka Public School, Siliguri

G .D. GOENKA PUBLIC SCHOOL SILIGURI GD Goenka Public School is a co-educational school affiliated to CBSE. It is located in a position equidistant to the airport, railway station and the bus-terminus. It has been established in 2007. The school spreads across about 29500 square meter area. The school provides all the modern educational and other amenities for the students like composite science lab, computer science lab, music room, well-stocked library, swimming pool, etc. It is a fully residential school. The facilities of regular health and medical check-up are also available.

Important details of the school

Management: G.D. Goenka Public School, Siliguri has been founded under the aegis of the prestigious G.D. Goenka group of schools. Mr Anjani Kumar Goenka is the founder-chairman of the school.

Address: GD Goenka Public School, Dhukuri, PO: New Chumta, Dagapur, Siliguri, West Bengal-734009.
Telephone No.: 0353-2574679/81/82

Godwin Modern School

Godwin Modern School, Kurseong, Darjeeling

Godwin Modern School is a co-educational, boarding school from Nursery to Telfth standard. It is affiliated to CBSE. The school is located at Kurseong, a beautiful and famous hill station of Darjeeling District. The school has been founded in 1992 an since then it is being considered as a beacon of education in the District. The school provides all modern amenities to the students. The hostel is exceptionally well-maintained. The school provides trekking, expedition opportunities to the students. Stress is given on all-round development of the students.

Important details of the school

Management: The school is promoted and managed by Kurseong Godwin Academic and Technical Society, Kurseong, a registered society of public nature for educational and charitable purposes.
Address: Godwin Modern School,Monteviote Road, Kurseong – 734203, District Darjeeling, West Bengal
Telephone No.: 0354-2344148

Many guardians plan to admit their wards to residential schools in hill-stations for overall development of the kids. Many defence personnel are also posted in Darjeeling District (33 Corps in Siliguri, Air Force Station at Bagdogra and BSF Camp at Kadamtala). The present effort (providing details of CBSE-affiliated schools in Darjeeling District) is for such guardians and defence personnel posted in Darjeeling District.

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