Burn Hall School, Srinagar
Srinagar

Established

1956

Type

Boys Day School

Board

State Board

Overview

Burn Hall School, Srinagar is an all-boys day school affiliated to the Jammu & Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) and offers education from LKG to class XII. The school was first promoted in 1943 in undivided India in Abbottabad (present day Pakistan), and on April 17, 1956, the school was re-established in Srinagar.

Burn Hall School is a Christian missionary institution and is managed by the Catholic Diocese of Jammu, Srinagar. It enjoys an enviable reputation in the city. The school’s motto is “Quo Non Ascendam” which means “To what heights can I not rise?”

Campus

The school hosts two libraries, one for the students of class IV to X and the other for higher secondary classes. The libraries are well stocked with dictionaries, encyclopedia, enriching books, journals, magazines, etc. There are three well-equipped labs for physics, chemistry and biology, and one lab for computer science. The campus also includes an auditorium, staff rooms, exam office, and dressing room. The school also offers generator backup.

Other facilities include three language rooms, a demo hall and a media hall. The pre-primary students are provided with LCD TVs in their classrooms for audio-visual learning.

The school clinic is equipped with necessary medicines and is attended by a qualified person. The canteen serves students fresh food items, snacks, cool and hot drinks.

Sports infrastructure includes a basketball court, volleyball court, indoor games’ venue, football ground, sports room and a playground for younger children.

Academics

The school follows the curriculum prescribed by the Jammu & Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE). The academic year starts in the first week of November and ends in the last week of October. The academic year is divided into two terms. The first term extends from November to June and the second term from July to October.

Extracurricular

The school has various associations for cultural activities, literary activities, environment and science. Students form assembly, discipline, cleanliness and decoration committees. Clubs for mathematics, computers, outreach and wall magazine help students learn experientially. Annual summer camps, education excursions, picnics, bal-mela, science exhibitions, etc, are organised.

The school teams participate regularly in district and state level sports competitions. The school organizes hill races, cross country runs and camps.

Head of Institute

Fr. Sebastian Nagathunkal (principal)

General Information

Admission Age
3 years
Teacher Student Ratio
1:30
Library
Yes
Transportation
Yes
Student Mix
Boys
No of Students
1372
Labs
Yes
Internet Wi-Fi
Yes
Sports
Cricket, Gym, Badminton, Basketball, Football

Admission

Application forms can be downloaded from the school website https://www.burnhallschool.ac.in/

Children are admitted into LKG.

Achievement

The Burn Hall School football, basketball and cricket teams have won several competitions in Jammu and Kashmir. The teams have also played in the premier Subrato tournaments. All the players of Srinagar district handball team are from Burn Hall School.

Burn Hall School, Srinagar is ranked among the top boys day schools in India by the EducationWorld India School Rankings 2020-21. 

Accommodation

Being a day school, accommodation facilities are not provided. 

Updates


EW Ranking

Total Score: 1048

Information

Website : https://www.burnhallschool.ac.in/

Address : Gupkar Road, Sonwar Srinagar, Kashmir

Email : [email protected]

Contact : +91 9142500695

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