St. John’s High School, Chandigarh

St. John’s High School, Chandigarh was previously affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations but switched to the Central Board of Secondary Education in the year 1993-94. In 2003, the school received the National Computer Literacy Award in the private schools category. St. John’s High School has two blocks – junior and senior. It began its academic journey with a meager 41 students but has grown since and presently accommodates a total of 1200 students. Thanks to the Creative Learning Integrated Program, the textbooks have made way for interdisciplinary books as well as worksheet booklets.

Name of the School St. John’s High School
Board affiliated to The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
Location/Contact Details Sector 26, Chandigarh

Email :

Fax : 2793291

Tel: 5034999, 2792571

  • Private
  • Boys’
Medium of Instruction English is the medium of instruction in St. John’s High School.
Admission Procedure The admission procedure usually begins in the month of January every year. The application forms will be made available from the reception of the school between 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The candidates will be granted admission on the basis of their performance in the entrance test. Students from other schools who are seeking admission in SJHC will have to submit their transfer certificate, report cards of the previous classes and a report on their extracurricular activities.
Extracurricular Activities The following extracurricular activities are carried out in the school:

  • Photography
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Cricket
  • Music
  • NCC
  • Literary club
  • Dance
  • Fine Arts
  • Gymnastics
  • Horse Riding
  • Outreach programs
  • Athletics
  • Dramatics
  • Public Speaking
  • Golf
  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Karate
  • Cookery
  • Nature Club
Established in the Year St. John’s High School was established in the year 1959.
Facilities The school offers the following facilities:

  • Art Room
  • Science Lab
  • Computer Labs
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Music Room
  • Tennis Courts
  • Cricket Academy
  • Badminton Courts
  • Squash Courts
  • Football Academy
  • Basketball Court
  • Multimedia Room
  • Mathematics Lab
  • Counseling and Learning Cell
  • Transport Facility
  • Auditorium
Events The school organizes events like quiz competitions, Winter Fest, annual sports, independence day celebration, teachers’ day celebration, children’s day celebrations, dance shows, cultural shows, Indian Robot Olympiad, and photography exhibitions.
School Timings For Kindergarten:

During summer: 8:30 am to 1:10 pm

During winter: 8:45 am to 1:30 pm

For higher classes:

During summer: 7:50 am to 1:40 pm

During winter: 8:10 am to 2:00 pm

Scholarships The school awards scholarships and prizes like Brother Meredith Scholarship and Ranvijay Trophy to the deserving students in the fields of sports and academics. Each scholarship is worth at least INR 10,000.

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