Greenwood High International School is a co-educational international day cum boarding day school promoted in 2004 by a group of eminent industry and business leaders, committed to the cause of providing quality education in India. Sited on a 30 acre campus off Sarjapur Road, Bangalore, the school boasts world class infrastructure and state-of-the-art facilities for children to pursue sports and other extracurricular activities.
The school is affiliated with the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), New Delhi, and offers its academic programme from grade I through grade X. The school is also affiliated with the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), UK, and International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), Geneva, offering the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) programme of the former and the IB diploma programme (DP) of the latter. The school aims to “To educate young people in ways that prepare them to be active, free thinking, and socially responsible citizens in a democratic society.”
Sited on a 30 acre campus, the school is well-designed with a “perfect blend of aesthetics, style and comfort”. The school library offers around 14,000 books for all age groups. The library is equipped with facilities for teachers and students to research for resources online and for parents to keep track of books borrowed by their children from the library. The library also includes a separate research room for teachers with computer-internet facility.
The school provides state-of-the-art computer, math and science (physics, chemistry and biology) laboratories for its students with well trained lab assistants to assist them. The school offers 24×7 doctors on call service, quality first aid and pre-medical care equipments. The school campus includes facilities for sports and games such as swimming, football, throw ball, basketball, tennis, and volleyball.
Greenwood High boasts of an amphitheatre equipped with excellent acoustics and a seating capacity of 500 students and Wi-Fi connectivity throughout the campus. The meals in the school canteen are planned by nutritionists and prepared by experienced chefs. The cafeteria is located in a separate building with two floors and can accommodate 900 children at a time.
Transport facility includes 75 buses that ply across most parts of Bangalore. For children’s safety, buses are equipped with GPS and Route Alert systems, besides speed governance mechanism.
Greenwood High is affiliated with CISCE, New Delhi and prepares students for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) exam held at the end of grade X. It also offers the CIE’s IGCSE curriculum for grades IX and X. Students of grade XI and XII are offered the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma programme, which is a two year programme recognized by all international universities. The school also offers special coaching for students who wish to write competitive exams such as SAT and AIEEE.
The school boasts well qualified and well trained faculty, whose skills and knowledge are constantly upgraded by the bi-monthly teacher training programmes organised by the school.
The school encourages its students to participate in sports and games such as swimming, yoga, basketball, volleyball, throw ball, table tennis, football, Taekwondo, besides Indian / Western music, dance, art and craft, etc.
The school also organizes field trips and excursions for pupils during the academic year.
The application forms can be requested from the school’s office or by applying online. A charge of Rs. 500/- needs to be paid against the application form. The application form should be duly filled in and all the relevant documents need to be attached with the form. For admission to grade I and above, candidates need to write an entrance test, following which interviews are scheduled with parents. The enrollment fee needs be paid as per the fee schedule.
Admission process closes by May of the academic year.
Admission related queries can be mailed [email protected]
The tuition fee varies depending on grades, as given below:
ICSE – Approx. 1.25 to 1.80 lakh (per annum)
IGCSE – Approx. 3 to 3.50 lakh (per annum)
IB – Approx. 5.00 to 6.00 lakh (per annum)
The students of Greenwood High actively participate in various sports, cultural and literary events at the local and national level, winning several laurels for the school. Greenwood High was awarded excellence Award 2012 for Research & Innovation by the Knowledge Resource Development & Welfare Group, IIT Delhi, for Innovation and Technology in School Education.
The football team of Greenwood High beat Government Sports School 2-0 in the finals of the Mahindra Football Inter-School championship held at Bangalore Football Stadium on November 9.
Atharv Balaji of Grade 1 D has secured the second place National Level Karate Championship held at National Public School, Banashankari.
Aaditva Ashish studying in 5B & his team, who won the Trojan Cup held at TISB was also awarded the Most Valuable Player at the event.
Adarsh Srinivasan of Class IB XII was selected to participate in “The Huddle” on February 22 and 23 – an event that was presided/inaugurated by President Shri Ram Nath Kovind. The dignitaries in the event included N Ram, former editor-in-chief and Managing Director of The Hindu publications group and MK Narayanan, an Indian diplomat and former IPS officer who was our National Security Adviser from 2005-10.
Ansha Turlapati of Grade 4C has been recognised as “Rockschool High Achiever in South India” for her stellar performance at the Rockschool Piano Examination. She also performed at Rockschool’s High Achievers concert at St Joseph’s Institute of Management, Bangalore.
Avani Prasanth of Greenwood High School won the Prestige Golfshire tournament where she was ranked for the first time in World Amateur Golf Ranking: https://www.wagr.com/
Arnay, a student of GWH has written three books and his recent paperback is Happy Holiday Medley, He was invited by Magazine Edutalk, leading education magazine for educators, to present a talk and address children from various parts of the country recently. Check out the entire session here: https://youtu.be/7g5JbAhv_PA
Avani participated in the Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour -Leg 5 at DLF GOLF and Country Club last week from Mar 10 to 12. She played excellent golf and finished Top 5 overall and won the Top Amateur Award. This is her 4th Top Amateur Win in the last 5 events. Avani performed the best among all visiting players.
Palakshi has scored full marks and a first-rank 1 in International English Olympiad. She won gifts worth Rs 1000 + international gold medal + certificate of outstanding performance
Aarnish got International 1st Rank for Science. He won gifts Worth Rs. 1000/- + International Gold Medal + Certificate of Outstanding Performance.
There are two hostel blocks – one each for boys and girls, accommodating 200 students in total. The rooms are spacious and well planned, with sufficient light and ventilation. The students are provided with all modern amenities and the highest level of security.
1. Ananya Rajaraman of Grade 10 has been recognized by the India Book of Records for being the youngest author in the genre of crime fiction.
2. Girls Junior Badminton category-
Roshni Venkat of Grade 10 got selected to represent USA in U19 Girls Junior Badminton category.
She attended Jr international trials for U19 category couple of weeks back (held in Los Angeles).
This tournament was held in 3rd week of April. Top 16 ranked players were invited to participate in selection tournament held in Los Angeles. Roshni (16 years) playing in her 1st year of U19 singles, beat seeded players and seniors and made it all the way to finals, there by qualifying to represent USA in the continental Pan American championships to be held in Moncton, Canada from July 14th to 20th. She will be playing against 8 countries in the American continent representing USA.
CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES ROSHNI !!
3. Arnav Jabulee of Grade 9 has been awarded the Silver Medal in the Cadet Male – Group category at the 4th National Cadet Poomsae Taekwondo Championships held in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh from 25 – 27 February, 2019 under the auspices of the Taekwondo Federation of India.
CONGRATULATIONS ARNAV !!
AITA Champion from Greenwood High- Anoushka Ashish, won the U-12 Singles Title at the All India Tennis Association Championship held in Coimbatore recently. Her outstanding performances made it to the leading newspapers and has made us all very proud.
Greenwood High’s Tarun Paparaju reached the Master level on Kaggle. Read more:http://bit.ly/2njdkFi
Greenwood High student selected by the Virat Kohli Foundation for a 3 year scholarship. Read more: http://bit.ly/2o5l9P0
Shubh Jayesh Laddha of Grade 6 won Best Junior Prize at 2019 Pattaya Open Chess Tournament held recently in Thailand. He gained 69 points.
Darsh Kokrady of Grade 3 has won 2 silver medal, both at Floor & Vault, at inter-school gymnastics competition held at VIBGYOR school, Marathahalli on 23 rd Oct. Darsh has been practicing gymnastics for past 2 years.
Ujjwal Paul of Grade 8, participated in the recent ICSE National swimming competition, individually won 2 Silver and 1 Bronze medals. Additionally, he represented the Karnataka team in Freestyle relay and won a Gold medal as well.
Ishnidh Singh Virdi of Grade 5 participated in the IGU South Zone Golf Tournament in Hyderabad recently finished winner in this tournament.
Students from Greenwood High had the opportunity to be a part of HOBITUTE Art in Me -2019 competition. 40 schools and 400 contestants were a part of this. 4 of our students secured the first place and 8 of them were given the Special Jury award.
Special mention about our students’ creativity and innovative ideas made Greenwood High clinch The Best School Award. List of Winners:
1. Aditya Kesav Krishnan 2G (1st Prize, Cat 1)
2. Annora S 6D (1st Prize, Cat 3)
3. Krishiv Rajeev 7F (1st Prize, Cat 3)
4. Sharanya Singhal 8A (1st Prize, Cat 4)
Devansh Upadhyay of Grade 5 participated in the 7th National level Open karate Championship 2019 event conducted by J.A Shito-Ryu Sports Karate-Do Association held on December 1, 2019, at Bangalore and won 2 prizes – 2nd place in Team Kata and 3rd place in Individual Kata event in his age category.
Armaan Rathore of Grade 4 has won the Karnataka Junior Golf Tournament held at KGA and was runners up in the Canadian International Interschool golf tournament held in November.
Sreenidhi Balaji and her partner won the U-14 DOUBLES title in straight sets (7-5, 6-4) conducted by All India Tennis Association held at Practennis Academy, Mumbai in November.
Ananya Rajaraman of Grade 10 has been selected to receive the world’s first Global Child Prodigy award 2020. GCP is an organisation supported by the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam International Foundation, https://www.
Greenwood High Boys participated in the oldest and one of the most prestigious Interschool Badminton Tournament in Karnataka – 16 Ramesh Padukone- Mehul Sirur Memorial Inter-School Badminton Tournament held on recently at the Prakash Courts in Malleswaram, Bangalore. Thirty schools participated in this tournament. Greenwood High – Winner in Under 12 Boys Team Even Players – Dhir Ahlawat, Sattvik Venkatesh & Greenwood High – Runner up in Under 10 Boys Team Event Players – Karan Ahlawat, Tanay Das
Nikhil Raj Sakthivel of Grade 5 Won Silver in both U 10 & U 14 National Level Archery competition held recently.
Anya Seth Syed of Grade 8 has been in Kolkata playing the SGFI Chess finals at Heritage School organised by CICSE . There were 27 teams across India participating. The ICSE team of girls has secured a silver medal and Anya won the gold for her board. She scored 5.5 out of 6 points.
Hari Harish of Grade 8 has been awarded National 1st in Innoventure 2019 Round 1. About 23 states with more than 220 elite schools participated in the round.
Shirin of Grade 7 participated in the 20th Karnataka State Short Course swimming meet at Mandya recently and won 1 silver and 3 bronze in her individual event in group 2.
Naisha of Grade 4 also participated in this meet and won 3 bronze in her individual event.
Mythili Iyer (8C), Naman Narla(8I) and Karthik Ghoshal (8D) were the Best Middle School team in Landmark Quiz 2019 held on December 22 for 5-12th graders. They got qualified for the final round along with 9th to 12th graders of Christ Academy, Sarvabhoomi College, and St. Joseph’s College. It was held at Sathya Sai Samskruta auditorium on 22nd December and was organized by Nexus Consulting. They were given a huge round of applause for being the only middle school team to make it to the finals.
Devansh Upadhyay of Grade 5 participated in the 7th National level Open karate Championship 2019 event conducted by J.A SHITO-RYU SPORTS KARATE-DO ASSOCIATION held in December 2019 at Bangalore and has won 2 prizes – SECOND place in Team Kata and THIRD place in Individual Kata event in his age category.
The school’s U-10 boys & U-12 girls soccer team has won the Bengaluru FC Inter-School Soccer Shield 2019-2020. Special awards were also secured in the category of top scorer boys by Sehajvir Singh & top scorer girls by Ahiri, best goalkeeper, Ria, best coach Sudhakar, best player of the tournament, Jiya, best goalkeeper, Resham Prasad.
A. Smith [7 G – ICSE] won the spotlight challenge for the whole 7th graders in Innoventure finals held at Pune from January 18-19, 2020.
Greenwood High International School has won the 6th Karnataka State Schools Team Chess Championship conducted by United Karnataka Chess Association for the 6th Year in a row. The school topped the score board with 102 points in 12 Categories and won the Overall Championship. A total of 170 teams (680 children) from 21 schools took part in the 2-day mega event held on Jan 21 and 22, 2020.
Keerthana Rajesh (VII-H), Myra Singh (VII-D) and Niveditha S Kumar (VII-G) participated in the World Scholar’s Cup Regional Rounds 2020 held at Greenwood High International School on Jan 25 and 26. The team won the 3rd position in the Overall Scholars Championship in the Junior category at the Regional level and has qualified for the global round. They secured 2nd position in Scholars Challenge,
5th position in Collaborative Writing and 6th position in Scholars bowl. All three of them won individual medals in all the events and fetched 30 medals in total. Niveditha S Kumar also secured the 4th position in the Champion scholars.
Sreenidhi Balaji of class (7-H) has won her maiden Runner’s Title in U18 category in the Championship tournament conducted by All India Tennis Association (AITA) in The Union Club, Madurai.
A travel article “Visit a Dusshera Doll Festival With Me” by Arnay Agarwal of Class 6 has been published in Hyderabad based weekly magazine, Young World by leading newspaper The Hindu.
Sreenidhi Balaji of class (7-H) has Won both the singles & doubles RUNNER-UP Title in a Championship Series (U16 category) conducted by All India Tennis Association(AITA) at Chennai Tennis Centre, Anna University, Chennai.
Ansha Turlapati is now one of the youngest kids in the world to become a Certified WhiteHat Jr Game Developer. She is now one of the youngest creators of logic-based games.
Nisarga.G.P (Grade 1) has won the Vidyasagar 10th Annual Inter-School Under-7 Chess Tournament conducted by Vidyasagar PreSchool on Saturday, February 29, 2020, at their Campus. Nisarga won all the 5 rounds and scored 5 Points to become the Winner in Girls Section.
Rivka Bansal (Grade 1) Scored 4 points and secured 3rd Place.
Anvi Joshi Scored 3 Points and secured 6th Place.
Shreya Dalabehera and Saanvi Sharma scored 3 Points each and based on their tie break Score secured 7th and 11th Place.
Atharv Vaish (GRADE 1) Scored 4 Points and Secured 2nd Place In the Boys Category.
Manomay Gupta and Samarth Nagaich have also scored 4 points each but based on their Tie Break Scores secured 4th and 5th place respectively.
Yuvan N (UKG) scored 3.5 points and secured 6th place.
Ethansh Sadawatwale and Rihan Sharma Scored 3 points and secured 10th and 13th place respectively.
Greenwood High International School Won the 11th Vidyashilp Academy Inter-School Chess championship for the successive 3rd year. Greenwood won 22 prizes from total of 8 categories and won the Winners Trophy. 496 children from 43 schools took part in this mega event. The tournament was held on February 20, 2020, at the Vidyashilp Academy School Campus. Greenwood High students who won prizes in different categories are as follows:
Category D: (Grade 6th, 7th and 8th students)
Boys Category: 1st Place: Shubh Jayesh Laddha (6 points) and 3rd place: Yash Jayesh Ladha (5.5. points).
5th place: Vrishank Peddireddi (5.5 points) and 6th Place: Nishanth.S. Gowda (5.5. points)
1. Anya Seth Syed (6.5 points)
2. Zoya Nizar (6.5. Points)
3. Shruthi Praveen (5.5. points)
4. Aashi Agarwal (5.5 Points)
8. Shraddha Somanath (4.5 Points)
Category C: (Grade 4 and 5 Students)
2. Yash Abhijit Patil (6.5. points)
8. Vasanth.C (5 points)
2. Nikita Nale (6 points)
3. Adya Sastry (6 points)
5. Tanirika Sajjan (5.5 Points)
Category B: ( Grade 2 and 3)
2. Sarthak Sharma (6 Points).
1. Kyra Seth Syed (6.5 Points)
5. Sashi Razdaan (5 points)
8.Shambhavi Banerjee (5 points)
Category A: ( Grade 1)
7. Shubhankar Joshi (5 points)
3. Poorvika Avinash (5 points)
6. Nisarga. G.P (4.5 points)
Vaishnavi Kumar and Ira Rasam of Grade 11 conducted a short interview with Dr. Guruprasad about techniques on how to manage stress during the lockdown, how to maintain health even at home, misconceptions about masks and much more.
Grade 10 students Sampreeth Immidisetty, Aryan Jain, Pranav Karthik, Prisha Jhala, Harshita Ranjan, Siddharth Sundararajan, Ainesh Mohan, Ajitesh Dasaratha, and Neha Gupta started a program two weeks ago known as ‘Quarantine Learning’ that offers free classes in subjects like art, python, guitar, card tricks, and Rubik’s cubing. Students can register for upcoming classes as well as view past classes at their website: https://
Any donation proceeds they collect through this initiative will be given directly to the Prime Minister Relief Fund (PM Cares).
For more information, follow them on their social media:
Instagram handle: @quarantinelearning
Aarush Verma, student of Grade VII, recently participated in a competition “Protect from COVID 19 Tag Line” organised by WISE Foundation India. He bagged the 3rd prize.
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Students of Greenwood High school have been awarded the Game Coding and Developer Certification by White Hat Junior. The recipients are Jyotiraaditya Ghosh, Sophie Mondal and Reyaansh Jaiswal.
Hari Sai Harish (ICSE 8B – last year) has created an inspirational video about lock down fun, dedicated to GWH – to inspire the fellow classmates to enjoy and utilise the lock down period. Check out the video here.
Reynah Gupta, a class 6 student is doing a series where she is talking to 7 different families in 7 different countries on how they are surviving lock-down. Below are links to different videos of her series “Surviving Lockdown – 7 Countries, 7 Families”
The other two upcoming videos are from families in US and Australia. Her channel “REYNAHS” has been getting some attention and being appreciated for the effort she is making to reach out to people in different parts of the world.
Aarush Verma, a student of Grade VII, recently participated in a competition “Protect from COVID 19 Tag Line” organised by WISE Foundation India. He bagged the 3rd prize.
Sparsh Bhowmick (Grade 5) has created his own website where he plans to blog about latest happenings from the space world. Whether it is the recent news about Sunita Williams slated for another space journey or Bob and Doug launching into space with Space X, he has covered it all. He built the website completely on his own using the intuitive artificial intelligence based design. Here is a link to his website: https://www.letsexplorespace.com/
Yuven Kumar of ICSE Std 1 gets awarded, distinction and scholarship offer by AI coding company. He has been recognised by WhiteHat Jr, a Mumbai-based edtech company, currently teaching AI to over 4,00,000 students between the age group of 6 and 14. Yuven’s coded-project is awarded a distinction amongst 38,000 entries received by them, from more than 130,000 students globally.
Their algorithm selected top projects on 3 attributes:
1. Concept implementation,
2. Code blueprint, and
3. Project design
He is among the top 3 percent students in terms of concentration, logic and creativity.
ICSE & ISC results 2020
About 201 students appeared for ICSE and 82 appeared for ISC with 100% result in both. The top place was taken by Sunaina Anantha in ICSE with the aggregate of 99.40%. In ISC, Science student Akshay Balasubramaniam Sivaraman achieved 99.0%; Artham Mittal in Commerce achieved 95.0%; in Humanities, Vaishnavi Reddy (97.75%), Maitreyi Sreenivas (97.75%), and Gayatri S (97.75%).
Greenwood High students perform virtual concert to raise funds for food supply to disability school. Read here.
Greenwood High student Arnav Jabulee has been deemed eligible by the Karnataka Taekwondo Association (affiliated with the Taekwondo Federation of India) to participate in the National Poomsae Judge Seminar to be conducted in Bangalore from Friday, February 26 – Sunday, February 28. This will enable him to appear for a subsequent test – passing which in turn qualifies Arnav to serve as a referee in national level Taekwondo competitions.
Arnav recently qualified for his 3rd Dan Taekwondo Black Belt. He remains a national and state gold medal winner, and recently secured 4 gold medals in an online national level Poomsae competition. He will also compete in the next official state and national Taekwondo championships – both in the Poomsae and Kyorugi categories – once the Taekwondo Federation of India resumes live competitions.
Devansh (6-E) won fiurth place at National Sports Fest 2021
Devansh Upadhyay, 6-E, represented Greenwood High and participated in the Online National Sports Fest 2021 Kata (Karate) competition conducted by DPS, on Jan 30 and secured the 4th position in the Under-15 Boys category.
Palakshi Singh of class 4 has scored full marks and a first-rank 1 in IEO. She received gifts worth Rs 1000+ International Gold Medal+Certificate of Outstanding Performance.