La Martiniere Boys School, Kolkata

La Martiniere for Boys, Kolkata, is one of the most well known English medium school of the city. The school is known for its eminent teaching staff, well structured curriculum of international standards, and state-of-the-art infrastructure. The students follow strict discipline and are groomed for overall development. The Martinians bag many inter-school, district, state and national level awards in various extra curricular and sports activities. The Martinian orchestra is one of the best in Kolkata, and is the only school band in the country that gives public concerts in World Music Day at St. Paul’s Cathedral each year.


Name of the School

La Martiniere for Boys, Kolkata

Board Affiliated to

ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education) and ISC (Indian School Certificate) boards.

Location/Contact Details

11, Loudon Street,

Kolkata- 700 017

Ph: +91 33 2290 2418

Fax: +91 33 2290 9529



  • Private

  • Boys’

  • Day/Boarding

Medium of Instruction


Admission Procedure

Admission to lower nursery class starts generally in the last week of November or first week of December. Notice for admission is given on the school website. Application forms along with necessary documents need to be submitted to the school office. Lists of selected candidates are called for an interaction round with the principal and the board of governors. On the basis of interaction, final list of students is prepared.

For admission to the lower nursery class, the candidate should be of minimum 2 years of age. Admission to class I is offered to students attaining at least 5 years of age.

Admission for other classes is subject to availability of seats. The application needs to be submitted between 1st and 15th March.

Extracurricular Activities

The school boys are divided into the following four houses:

  • Charnock (green)

  • Martin (blue)

  • Hastings (red)

  • Macaulay (yellow)

The school offers the following extra curricular and sports activities:

  • Basket Ball

  • Football

  • Athletics (jumping, sprinting, throwing, heptathlon pentathlon, and decathlon)

  • Cricket

  • Hockey

  • Rugby

  • Swimming

  • Boxing

  • Golf

  • Table Tennis

  • Chess

  • Rowing

  • Tennis

  • Dramatics

  • Quizzing

  • Debating

  • Pipes and Drums Band

  • Elocution

  • Scouts

  • School Band

  • Orchestral Music

  • Friday Club

  • D.E.A.s.

  • N.C.C.

The students of La Martiniere express their passion and hobbies through the following clubs:

  • The Interact Club

  • The Music Club

  • The Computer Club

  • The Readers Club

  • The Nature Club

  • The Heritage club

  • Bengali ‘ARANYA’ Club

  • Library Squad

  • Hindi Jyotsna Club

  • School Beautification Squad

  • Safety Patrol

Scholarships Offered

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (to students showing voluntary and non-competitive activities and showing responsibilities and services to the society) The 3 levels of the award are-

  • Bronze (for those who are more than 14 years)

  • Silver (for those who are more than 15 years)

  • Gold (for those who are more than 16 years)

Some other awards offered by the institute to recognize young talents in different fields are as follows:

  • The Principal’s Award for the Best All Rounder (Class X)

  • Principal’s Award for Best All Round Boy in Studies, Games & Conduct (Class XII)

  • Gold Medalists

  • Cock House Awards

  • Principal’s Award for the Best Sportsman

  • Good Conduct Medalists

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