Factors to Consider While Choosing Best School for Your Child

by Vaibhav Tripathi Financer Blogger
The biggest problem for modern-day parents is, how to choose the right school for your child? The parent is haggled with so many choices, such as should they choose a public or private school or home-school, or should the child study CBSE board, International board, ICSE board or any state board.

Here is a list of factors to consider before choosing a school for your ward:

  • The school’s proximity to your home.
  • The reputation and afflictions of the school.
  • The qualification and experience of the teaching staff.
  • If the school is for single-sex (all-boys or all-girls) or is it co-education.
  • The board of education that the school is affiliated to.
  • Extracurricular activities offered by the school.
  • The annual fees of the school and the extra charges that you might have to incur.
  • The ease of communicating with the administration team.
  • The policies and procedures of the school and about the hidden clauses.
  • The teacher to student ratio of the school.
  • The school timings for various classes.
  • Activities that your child takes an interest in and if they are available in the school.
  • The safety and security features offered by the school.
  • The school’s approach towards teaching and learning process.
  • The homework policy of the school.
  • Basic facilities like toilets, drinking taps offered at the school campus.
  • The past test scores of the school compared to other schools.
  • Special achievements or recognition earned by the school.
  • The drug and alcohol abuse prevention programs offered by the school.
  • The school policies against violence, bullying, harassment, and other abusive behaviors.
  • The scholarships offered by the school.
  • The interschool and interstate competitions offered by the school.
  • If the school has any tutoring programs for weak students.
  • The religious activities that the school asks students to participate in.
  • If the school has websites with class notes and other information for students and parents.

Parents looking for top schools in Pune for admissions in the academic year 2020-21 must have a look at the following schools:

1.  Bharati Vidyapeeth Rabindranath Tagore School of Excellence (BVRTSE):

One of the top schools in Pune BVRTSE emphasizes arts and culture along with the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) curriculum for the holistic development of each student. To read more about the school visit the website

2.  Sahyadri School

Managed by the Krishnamurti Foundation India (KFI) Sahyadri School one of the best ICSE schools in Pune. 

3.  Indus International School

Managed by the Indus Trust, IIS offers a curriculum as per the International Baccalaureate (IB) following PYP, MYP, DP examinations along with Cambridge IGCSE program. 

4.  The Bishop’s School

One of the top ICSE schools in Pune, The Bishop School is a day cum boarding school for boys. It lays special emphasis on sports and extracurricular activities.

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About Vaibhav Tripathi Advanced   Financer Blogger

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Created on Jan 15th 2020 05:43. Viewed 474 times.


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