Top 50 Best Schools in Delhi

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We are providing information about the top 50 schools in Delhi and the list of 83 schools affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in Delhi.

Popular for different authentic locales, commercial centers, vacation destinations, and nourishment, Delhi is the national capital region and contains the Capital of India, New Delhi. The most visited city of India, Delhi has various vacation spots like Qutb Minar, Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus Temple, India Gate, Jama Masjid, and Akshardham. It additionally has the absolute busiest markets including Cannaught Place, Chandni Chowk, Nehru Place, Dilli Haat. Delhi likewise has various outstanding schools.

Adarsh Public School, Vikaspuri

Adarsh Public School (APS) (Hindi: आदर्श पब्लिक स्कूल) is a senior secondary public school located in Vikaspuri in Delhi, India. The school is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education.

Adarsh Shiksha Niketan School

Adarsh Shiksha Niketan Senior Secondary School (ASN Sr Sec School) is a school in New Delhi, India. The school is run by Sanatan Dharm Adarsh Shiksha Sansthan, a government-registered educational society, and is affiliated with C.B.S.E.. It is a co-educational, English-medium school with pre-primary, primary, middle, and senior wings from classes Nursery to XII.

The school was established in 1975 in Jwala Nagar by Mr. K. L. Luthra. He later started another school with the same name in Mayur Vihar Ph-1, near NOIDA.

The school won the 2013-2016 British Council Best School Award.

Air Force Bal Bharati School, Lodhi Road

Air Force Bal Bharati School (AFBBS) established 1955, is a senior secondary school situated on Lodi Road, New Delhi, India, and run by the Indian Air Force Educational and Cultural Society. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education.

Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute, Subroto Park

Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute (AFGJI), located at Subroto Park, Delhi Cantonment, India, is a school run by the Indian Air Force Educational and Cultural Society.

American Embassy School

The American Embassy School (AES), South Delhi, India, is an independent, co-educational day school which offers an educational program from prekindergarten through Grade 12. The school was founded in 1952.

Its English-language motto is “Enter to Learn, Leave to Serve,” while its Latin motto is “Domi ac foris,” meaning “At home and abroad.”

Amity International School

‘Amity International Schools are schools located in New Delhi, India, National Capital Region (NCR Delhi), and Lucknow. These schools are affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi. They were founded by Ashok Chauhan. Amity International School, Saket is the first in the chain of schools and institutions established under the aegis of Chauhan in 1991.


Anglo Arabic Senior Secondary School, Ajmeri Gate

The Anglo Arabic Senior Secondary School or more commonly, Anglo Arabic School, is a co-educational government-aided school in New Delhi, India. The school is managed by Delhi Education Society. Talat Ahmed is the president of the School Managing Committee. It was founded in 1696 by Ghazi ud-Din Khan Feroze Jung I.


Apeejay Public School

Apeejay School, Sheikh Sarai is a Nursery–12, co-educational private school in New Delhi, Delhi, India. It was established in 1975 by Sushma Berlia and is part of the Apeejay Education Society. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education.

Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan

The Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan is a public school located at Delhi, India. It is operated under Indian Army supervision under the aegis of Indian Army welfare Education society (AWES). It is part of the chain of Indian Army Public Schools. Repeated results of various command level and national level competitions have witnessed the victory of APS-DK. Moreover, APSDK is the first and the best Army Public School of the nation.


Army Public School, Delhi Cantt

The Army Public School, Delhi Cantt is a school located in the Delhi Cantt area, in Delhi, India. It is operated under Indian Army supervision under the aegis of Indian Army welfare Education society (AWES). The school was founded in 1989 and has about 3700 students.

Most of the students in this school are from Army Background.

The school was renamed as Army Public School Delhi Cantt wef 19 Mar 2002. The School at present is a full-fledged Senior Secondary School from class I to XII recognized by the Directorate of Education, Delhi Administration and is affiliated with Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). It has 3700 students on its roll in 88 sections in classes from I to XII.

Bal Bhavan International School, Dwarka Sub City

Bal Bhavan International School is a public school located in Sector – 12 of Dwarka, New Delhi, India.

Bal Bharati Public School

Bal Bharati Public School (BBPS) is a group of institutions educating people at school level in India. Padma Vibhushan Lala Hansraj Gupta, an Indian philanthropist, founded the parent body (the Child Education Society) which governs all the member schools across India. Bal Bharati Public School ranks among the premier institutes in Delhi and the country.

Balvantray Mehta Vidya Bhawan Anguridevi Shersingh

Balvantray Mehta Vidya Bhawan Anguridevi Shersingh Memorial Academy (Hindi: बलवंतराय मेहता विद्या भवन अंगूरी देवी शेर सिंह मेमोरियल अकादमी, abbreviation BMVB ASMA) is a senior-secondary co-educational integrated English-medium public school located in the South district of New Delhi, India, in Greater Kailash-II. The school fulfils the vision and dream of Sher-E- Punjab, Lala Lajpat Rai. it is rated a model school by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, government of India, in the field of integrated and inclusive education.

Bharti Public School

Bharti Public School is a public school located in Delhi, India. The school was founded by S.L. Batra. The head branch is located at Swasthya Vihar; the branches are at Mayur Vihar (Kondli), Rajgarh.

The school is divided into four sections: the main building, the auditorium and halls, the sports fields and courts, and the managerial areas. The school has an auditorium hall for indoor events and activities, an assembly hall for functions, cricket nets, table tennis hall and badminton, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts. The school provides coaches for aerobics and yoga (compulsory for 8th and below standards).

Bluebells School

Carme Bluebells School International is a secondary school in Kailash, New Delhi, India, under the leadership of Mrs Manju Sethj (principal) and Mrs G. Soni (founding principal and current manager). The school was established in 1957. It has international exchange programs with France, Australia , Mexico, and Japan.

Carmel Convent School

Carmel Convent School refers to a group of Catholic schools in India. Branches operate in Delhi, Giridih, Gorakhpur, Bhopal, Rourkela, Khopoli, Faridabad, Chandigarh, Gwalior, Kolkata, Durgapur, Mancherial, Mahanagar, Ujjain, Nathan, Gujarat and Andaman Islands.

Convent of Jesus and Mary, New Delhi

The Convent of Jesus and Mary, Delhi, India, or CJM, is a girls day school in Delhi, India. Established in 1919, it is one of a network of Convents of Jesus and Mary in India and the UK.

D.A.V. Public School, Pushpanjali Enclave

D.A.V. Public School is a school in Pushpanjali Enclave, New Delhi, India. The school was founded in 1989, in a kothi (bungalow) with only 400 students and 20 teachers. Gradually, the school started to develop and it now has a building with another kindergarten branch. The school teaches students from Lower Kindergarten (L.K.G.) to Class XII.

The school has approximately 4000 students with 200 staff members under the guidance of principal, Mrs. Rashmi Raj Biswal. The school covers an area of 4 acres, with a separate kindergarten wing. The school celebrated its 25th anniversary on 23 January 2014. The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).


Darbari Lal DAV Model School

Darbari Lal DAV Model School, ND Block, Pitampura, Delhi, India, is a private co-educational school. The school come into existence in 1981 in a small rented building with 500 students on roll. The school now has 4280 students with 221 teachers. It provides advanced knowledge to children.It has started the cbse-i curriculum.

Delhi Public School Rohini

Delhi Public School Rohini (DPS Rohini) is a school located in Rohini, New Delhi, Delhi, India. The school was established on 3 July 1995 under the aegis of the Delhi Public School Society. The school began with 250 students in borrowed premises off DPS Mathura Road, with eight teachers and June Fernandes as the founder head mistress.The current principal Is Vibha Singh.It has about 2000 students. Since 1995 it has come a long way and established itself as one of the leading schools in Delhi. Every year, Delhi Public School Rohini has sent its outgoing pupils to several institutions of repute, ranging from various IIT’s, BITS Pilani, AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences), SRCC in India to University of California, University of Illinois, University of Texas and Sarah Lawrence College, USA, University of Nottingham, UK and many other institutions of repute. School is rated 4.4 out of 5 as per Rating and Reviews available on

Delhi Public School, Mathura Road

Delhi Public School situated on Mathura Road in New Delhi is a private co-educational day and boarding school with 6500+ students in New Delhi, India. It is run by the Delhi Public School Society and is a member of the Indian Public School Conference. The school was founded in 1949 and was the first Delhi Public School. In 2019 the school completed its 70 years. The school’s first principal was J.D Tytler in 1949. The foundation stone of the school building was laid in 1956 by S. Radhakrishnan, the then Vice President of India. MI Hussain, the former principal was the longest serving principal in the DPS Society (from 1998 to 2015).[citation needed]

Delhi Public School, R K Puram

Delhi Public School (DPS), R. K. Puram (often called DPS RKP or RKP) is a co-educational day and boarding private school educating pupils from the 6th to 12th grades, located in the South Delhi district of New Delhi, India. In addition, two separate campuses in Vasant Vihar and East of Kailash comprise the Junior or Elementary School Branch for pupils from Nursery through the 5th grade.

DPS R.K. Puram regularly features at the top of various rankings for academic excellence. DPS R.K.Puram is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the country’s largest educational board, and is recognized by the Department of Education, Govt. of NCT Delhi and the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. It is also a member of the Indian Public Schools’ Conference (IPSC) and the National Progressive Schools’ Conference (NPSC).

Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj

Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj (DPS Vasant Kunj or DPS VK) is a school located in Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, India. DPS Vasant Kunj offers academic services from Kindergarten through Grade XII. The school has a combined strength of 205 teachers at the senior and junior level, and an enrollment of four thousand students. The school is owned by Mr RM who is a tennis player


DTEA Senior Secondary School

The Delhi Tamil Education Association Senior Secondary Schools are seven secondary schools located in Delhi, India.

Delhi International School Dwarka

Delhi International School is an institution that aims at amalgamation of international educational norms with the Indian system of education.

Don Bosco School

Don Bosco School, located in an Alaknanda, New Delhi, India, is an all-boys English medium school imparting education from Kindergarten (Pre-Primary) through 12th grade with a campus spanning 10.37 acres. Established at its current site in as early as 1980, it is run by the one and a half century old organisation The Order of the Salesians of Don Bosco. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, and the teaching methods adopted include the Salesian Preventive System.

Doon Public School

Doon Public School is a co-educational private secondary school, in Paschim Vihar, Delhi, India. The school uses English as the medium for instruction. The school is housed in an imposing red brick structure and is over forty years old. Apart from being rated amongst the Top 10 Best Public Schools in Delhi/ NCR, the school also prides in the distinction of being awarded the Best E School in Delhi/NCR. (August 2016)

The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The students have been ranked within the top 0.1% at the All India level. The school holds the All India First Rank in Fashion Studies for two consecutive years.

Faith Academy, Delhi

Faith Academy Senior Secondary School is a Christian minority senior secondary school located in Prasad Nagar, New Delhi, India. It is located near the Prasad Nagar Jheel (pond). Faith Academy is a recognized, unaided, co-educational, Christian minority senior secondary school. It operates under the direction and control of the Christian Educational Society through the Managing Committee of Faith Academy.

The principal is Dr M.Kannan who is a physics teacher. The school is adapting itself to modern technology by installing LCD screens in most of the classes. There are fully operational Audio Visual Room, School Library, Canteen, Medical Care and Eden Kidz Zone. Every year the school participate in various competitions including various bible quiz events and also hosts its own to proclaim the glory of God. The school is victorious in many of the bible quizzes, the latest being the YMCA bible quiz held on 31 November 2017. The school also hosts biennial athletic meet or annual day. It has now also developed a third phase with various facilities. It is also among the schools that has a hydraulic stage in usage.

Father Agnel School, New Delhi

Fr. Agnel School, is a co-educational private English Medium school in New Delhi, India. Established in 1979, it is run by Catholic Priests and Brothers of the Society of St. Francis Xavier, commonly known as Agnel Ashram Fathers, founded by Fr. Conceicao Rodrigues.The school is situated in Gautam Nagar, New Delhi.


Free School Under The Bridge

The Free School Under the Bridge is a private school in Delhi, India. It provides free-of-cost tuition to underprivileged children. Almost all the students come from the slums situated adjacent to the Yamuna river and are enrolled in nearby government-run schools. Started in 2006 by Laxmi chandra with just two children, the school now has a strength of more than 300 students. Seven teachers volunteering in their free time help these students to better understand their school curriculum. The school is run in two shifts with a morning shift for boys and an afternoon shift for girls. It has no permanent building and its makeshift campus is situated under a Delhi Metro bridge with pillars serving as its boundary marker and blackboards painted on a wall of Yamuna Bank Metro Depot. It receives no help from either the government or any non-governmental organisation.

G.B.S.S.School No.1,Shakti Nagar

The GBSS School No-1 Shakti Nagar, commonly known as Shakti Nagar School No. 1, was established in 1957. The founding principal of the school was Dr. Suraj Narain Sharma.

Prior to 1957 the Delhi administration had started a number of secondary schools but no senior secondary school; it was only on 1 May 1957 that four new senior secondary schools, including the GBSS (Government Boys’ Senior Secondary) School number 1, were founded.

G D Goenka Public School

  1. D. Goenka Public School, often informally referred to simply as Goenka, is a private school located in New Delhi, India. It was started by the Gayatri Devi Goenka Group in 1994. The group runs over 40 educational institutions throughout India, from pre-school to post-graduate institutes.


Greenfields Senior Secondary School

Greenfields Public School, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, India, run by Greenfields Public School Society, is a co-educational senior secondary school with courses in Science, Commerce and Humanities. It is affiliated to the CBSE, New Delhi. It was founded by Sh. R. R. Joshi in 1966 at P-11, Navin Shahadara, and has developed into a large institution with nearly 5000 students.

Guru Harkishan Public School

Guru Harkrishan Public School, New Delhi, India, is a co-educational, senior secondary school, affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). It imparts an education inspired by the life and teachings of the Sikh Gurus. It was among the first in the chain of schools established by the Gurudwara Management Committee in 1965, which today has 12 branches in Delhi, giving education to more than 20,000 students.



Guru Nanak Public School

Guru Nanak Public School is an English medium co-educational public school in Pitam Pura, Delhi. The school was founded as a nursery school in 1975 under the patronage of Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Punjabi Bagh, and by 1998 had expanded to an enrollment of 2300 at all levels up to higher secondary. Although the school follows a Sikh ethos many of the students are Hindu. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education.

The school aspires to “develop in [its] students a spiritual outlook on life by inculcating in them the love for mankind, service to humanity and worship of the Lord through Gurbani”.

Gyan Bharati School, Saket

Gyan Bharati School is an English medium co-educational school, established in 1980. It is located in Saket next to PVR, New Delhi, India, and has classes from Nursery to the 12th standard. The school has 8 houses: Abhimanyu (Light Blue), Bharat (Violet), Dhruv (Indigo), Kasturba (Green), Prahlad (Yellow), Shravan (Orange), Lakshmibai (Red) & Siddharth (Maroon).


Holy Child Auxilium School, Vasant Vihar

Holy Child Auxilium School, New Delhi is a catholic Minority Institution established in 1970 and run by the Salesian sisters.[1] It is an English Medium School and though meant primarily for Christian girls, it admits children of other communities and religions. It is recognized by the Directorate of Education, Delhi Administration and affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi.

The senior branch is at Poorvi Marg, Vasant Vihar and the junior branch at Sector-12, R. K. Puram. It is affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board Of Secondary Education)

Students join at nursery level and finish in Class XII (equivalent to senior secondary in India, and high school in the West).

Holy Cross School (Najafgarh)

Holy Cross School, Najafgarh is a CBSE-affiliated Sr. Sec. School in New Delhi, India.


Hope Hall Foundation School, R. K. Puram

Hope Hall Foundation School is a senior secondary school affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in New Delhi’s RK Puram district. It was founded in 1990 by Amir Chand Maheshwari, a New Delhi based industrialist.


  • The Indian Heights School, Dwarka
  • Kendriya Vidyalaya
  • Kulachi Hansraj Model School
  • Lady Irwin Senior Secondary School
  • Laxman Public School
  • Loreto Convent School, Delhi
  • Mater Dei School, New Delhi
  • Manav Sthali School
  • Manava Bharati India International School
  • Mann Public School
  • Modern School (New Delhi)
  • Montfort Senior Secondary School
  • Mount Carmel School
  • N C Jindal Public School
  • Navy Children School, Chanakyapuri
  • New Era Public School, Mayapuri
  • Prabhu Dayal Public School
  • Presentation Convent Senior Secondary School, Delhi
  • R D Rajpal public school
  • Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi
  • Raisina Bengali Senior Secondary School, Gole Market, New Delhi
  • Rukmini Devi Public School, Pitampura, New Delhi
  • Sahoday Senior Secondary School, SDA, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
  • Salwan Public School
  • Sanskriti School
  • Sardar Patel Vidyalaya
  • Springdales School
  • Saint Giri Senior Secondary School
  • Columba’s School
  • Francis De Sales School
  • Paul’s School, New Delhi
  • John’s Sr. Sec. School
  • Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School
  • Mark’s Senior Secondary School, Janakpuri
  • Thomas’ School (New Delhi)
  • Xavier’s School, Delhi
  • Xavier’s School, Rohini
  • Summer Fields School, New Delhi
  • Tagore International School, New Delhi
  • The Air Force School (Subroto Park)
  • The Mother’s International School
  • The Shri Ram School
  • Vasant Valley School