Schools in Himachal Pradesh

About Education in Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is one of the states in India that boasts of a high literacy rate. The Hamirpur district in Himachal Pradesh is best known for its literacy rate. Women education is a major area of concern for the education department of the state. The initiatives taken by the government has increased the literacy rate of women in Himachal Pradesh.

Education has been made free for girls at all levels by the state government. The department of education, government of Himachal Pradesh is in charge of the state education system. Over the years, it has done remarkably well and has taken up several initiatives to enhance the academic scenario of Himachal Pradesh. Special importance is given to primary education in the state and has been made compulsory for all children. The department also organizes various training programs for the teachers of the state. In order to learn more about schools in Himachal Pradesh, scroll down the page.

Different Kinds of Schools in Himachal Pradesh

Both private and government schools operate here in Himachal Pradesh. Some of the schools in Himachal Pradesh are affiliated to Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education. However, one can also join schools run by the other education boards like Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ICSE).

Number of Schools in Himachal Pradesh

Most of the schools in Himachal Pradesh are blessed with excellent infrastructure facilities and are extremely popular among the students. There are more than 10,000 primary schools in the region. Apart from this, there are one thousand secondary schools and over 1,300 higher secondary schools in the state.

Medium of Teaching in Himachal Pradesh Schools

Several schools in Himachal Pradesh use English as the medium of instruction. However, one can also come across Hindi-medium schools in the state.

Drop Outs in Himachal Pradesh Schools

The state has done remarkably well in universalizing primary education and the rate of drop out at primary to middle level schooling has also reduced to some extent.

List of Schools in Himachal Pradesh

Name Address Ph./E.mail/Website
Aadhunik Public School, Sidhabari Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh – 176057
Akal Academy, Baru Sahib V P.O. Baru Sahib Machner (Via Rajgarh), Dist Sirmore 173101 (H.P.) Ph: 01799-275031, 275091 Fax: 01799-275041
Auckland House School, Simla 171001 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-2658008, 2807060, Fax: 0177-2801123 Email:
B.L. Central Public School, Damrog Shamti, Dist Solan 173212 (H.P.) Ph: 29481, 20591
B.S.P. Central School, P.O. Surangani, Dist Chamba 17631 (H.P.) Ph: 01896-32054
Bishop Cotton School, Shimla 171002 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-2620880, 2620990 Fax: 0177-222212, 2671360 Email:
Brahmrishi Mission School, Dev-Van Jarar Bhuntar, Kullu 175121 (H.P.)
Carmel Convent School, Nahan Sirmour 173001 (H.P.) Ph: 01702-24149, 22809 Email:
Central School For Tibetans, Bhuppur, P.O. Paonta Sahib, Dist Sirmour 173025 (H.P.)
Central School For Tibetans, Dalhousie 176304, Dist Chamba (H.P.)
Central School For Tibetans, Simla 171002 (H.P.)
Chamera H.E. Project School, Banikhet, Dist Chamba 176303 (H.P.)
Chaples Public School, Sanjhauli, Shimla (H.P.)
Chapslee School, Shimla 171001 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-202542 Fax: 0177-258663 Email:
Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Dr. Y S Parmar University of Horti & Forestry Nauni, Solan 173230 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-52275, 52605
Convent of Jesus & Mary High School, Shimla 171002 (H.P.)
Dagshai Public School, Dagshai Cantt. Shimla Hills 173210 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-266126, 266351
Dalhousie Hill Top School, Upper Bakrota, Dalhousie 176304 (H.P.) Ph: 01899-240621, 242453, 9418002349, 9418093643 Fax: 242453 Email: Website:
Dalhousie Public School, Dalhousie 176304 (H.P.) Ph: 01870-50333 Fax: 0186-26588 Email: Website:
Dalhousie Public School, Pekong Peo, Dist Kinnaur 172007 (H.P.)
Day Star School, P.O. Box 2, Manali, Dist Kullu 175131 (H.P.) Ph: 01902-252100, 252836 Fax: 01902-254132 Email:
Dayanand Adarsh Vidyalaya, Anand Complex, Rajgarh Road, Solan 173212 (H.P.)
Dayanand Adarsh Vidyalaya, Dayanand Campus, Sunny Side, Solan 173212 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-23892
Dayanand Public School, The Mall, Shimla 171003 (H.P.) Ph: 3397
Delhi Public School, Formely Nathpa Jhakir Power Co. Ltd., Vill & P.O. Jhakri Dist Shimla 172201 (H.P.)
Delhi Public School, Duffdun, Hadimba Road, Manali (H.P.) Ph: 01902-53500 Fax: 01902-52544
Duffdon International Public School, Hadimba Road, Manali, Kullu 175131 (H.P.)
ECI Chalet Day School, The Mall, Shimla 171001 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-203371
Eicher School, Kalka Shimla Road, Sector 6, Parwanoo 173220 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-33393
G.A.V. Public School, Kangra 176001 (H.P.) Ph: 01892-65285
Gorton Mission School, Kotgarh, Shimla 172031 (H.P.) Ph: 01782-22378
Guru Nanak Mission Public School, Paonta Sahib 173025 (H.P.) Ph: 2148
Guru Nanak Public School, Bus Stop, GPO Road, Dalhousie-176304 (H.P.) Ph: 01899-40653, 42270
Hainault Public School, Shimla 171002 (H.P.)
Himalayan International School, Kalyani House, Chharabra, Shimla 171012 (H.P.)
I.T.B.P. Public School, Rakong Peo, Kinnaur 172107 (H.P.)
I.T.B.P. Public School, Sarahan P.O. Bonda, The-Rampur B.S.R., Dist Simla 172034 (H.P.)
International Sahaja Public School, Talnoo, Dharamsala Cantt. 176216 (H.P.) Ph: 01892-21225, 21416, Fax: 01892-21535 Email:
Kullu Valley School, Ramshila, Kullu 175101 Ph: 01902-222895 Fax: 01902-224534
Lawrence School, Sanawar, Kasauli, Dist Solan 173202 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-61208/9 Fax: 01792-61210 Email: Website:
Layreate Public School, Brance Peth, Bharari, Shimla 171001 (H.P.)
Little Flower School, Abbeyfeale Cottage, Shimla (H.P.)
Loreto Convent, Tara Hall, Shimla 171003 (H.P.)
Monal Public School, Sanjhauli, Shimla (H.P.)
Mount Carmel School, Rakkar Colony, Una 174303 (H.P.) Ph: 01975-238427
Mount Carmel School, Thakurdwara, Dist. Kangra 176102 (H.P.) Ph: 01894-238064, 238060
Mount Carmel School, Panthehar Road, Baijnath Dist Kangra 176125 (H.P.) Ph: 01894-263524, 263554
Netaji Subhash Memorial Senior Secondary School, Sera, Dist. Hamirpur (H.P.)
Our Lady Of The Snows High School, Kullu 175101 (H.P.) Ph: 01902-222747, 09418026444 Email:
Padamshree N.N. Mohan Geeta Adarsh Vidyalaya, Thodo Ground, Solan 173212 (H.P.) Email:
Pinegrove School, Kasauli Road, Dharampur Dist Solan 173209 (H.P.) Email:
Regal Public School, Regal Building, Lakkar Bazar, Shimla 171001 (H.P.) Ph: 202896, 253092
S.D. Senior Secondary School, Lower Mall, Anaj Mandi, Shimla 171001 (H.P.)
Sos Tibetan Chileren Village School, Gopalpur Village Darati, P.O. Chachian, Dist Kangra 176059 (H.P.)
Sacred Heart Convent School, Tara Hill, Shimla 171003 (H.P.)
Sacred Heart High School, P.O. Sidhpur, (Via) Dari Dharamsala Kangra 176507 (H.P.) Ph: 01892-222428 Email:
Sacred Heart High School, Dalhousie, Chamba 176304 (H.P.) Ph: 01899-240831
Saraswati Niketan School, Village Nalwa, P.O. Kasauli 173204 (H.P.)
Sarvhitkari Shiksha Niketan, Kumarhatti, Solan Bye Pass Dist Solan 173229 (H.P.)
Senior Secondary Model School, BSL Project, Sunder Nagar Township, Dist Mandi 174402 (H.P.)
Shimla Public School, Khalini, Shimla 171002 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-2623855, 2624757 Fax: 0177-2623850 Email:
St. Bede’s School, Mall Road, Sanjhauli Shimla (H.P.) Ph: 242304
St. Edward’s School, Milsington, Shimla 171001 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-2624542, 2626452 Email:
St. Hilda’s High School, Kangra (H.P.)
St. Luke’s Sr. Sec. School, Solan 173212 Ph: 20420
St. Mary’s Convent School, Kasauli, Shimla Hills, Dist Solan173204 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-721781
St. Mary’s High School, Sunder Nagar, Dist Mandi 174401 (H.P.)
St. Mary’s School, Gaura Niwas Lower Chakkar Road, Shimla 171005 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-231271
St. Paul’s High School, Palampur (H.P.)
St. Paul’s Senior Secondary School, Palampur, Kangra 176061 Ph: 01894-30612
St. Thomas High School, Shimla (H.P.)
St. Xavier High School, Himachal Bhavan, Sanjauli, Shimla 171006 (H.P.) Ph: 0177-2842567 Email:
Tara Bhawan Public School, Gurkhar, Dist. Kangra 176011 (H.P.)
The K.T.S Public School, Giri Hills, K.T.S. P. Box 25, Solan 173212 (H.P.) Ph: 01792-52121, 52020/5 Fax: 01792-52022 Email:
Tibetan Children’s Village School, Dharamsala Cantt., Dist Kangra 176216 (H.P.) Ph: 2670
Tibetan Children’s Village School, Patli Khul, P.O. Katrain, Dist Kullu 176219 (H.P.)
Tibetan Children’s Village School, Khunvara Road, Lower Dharmsala 176215 (H.P.)
Trinity School, Mohal, Kullu 175126 (H.P.) Ph: 01902-260542
Shemrock Beads, 28/1, Lower Lakkar Bazar, Shimla 171001 (H.P.)
Shemrock Plums, Old Income Tax Building, The Mall, Solan (H.P.) Ph: 9816355295

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