Hutchings High School, Pune is an English medium coeducational day school founded by Miss Emily Hutchings in 1879. Set up as a part of the Methodist Episcopal Church, the school was initially christened as Methodist High school. The school started with 25 unprivileged girls funded by the Methodist Church. Hutchings High School is a unit of the Bombay Regional Conference of the Methodist Church in India and is affiliated with the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), New Delhi.
Hutchings High School, Pune ensures that each student is motivated to follow principles based on values of truth and honesty, and respect for the Indian culture and ethics, so that they develop as an asset to the nation.
Hutchings High School, Pune hosts state-of-the art classrooms, a well stocked library featuring a wide range of books and journal for reference and well equipped laboratories for subjects such as science and computers. The school also accommodates a play field and an auditorium to encourage sporting and co curricular activities.
The school also provides for transportation facilities for the convenience of the students.
Affiliated with CISCE, New Delhi, Hutchings High School, Pune offers schooling from Pre Nursery to class XII. The evaluation system includes unit tests, assessments and examination with English given the utmost priority.
Students are encouraged to participate in co curricular activities such as debates, dramatics, elocution, art and craft exhibition, science exhibition, quiz and spell bee. Sporting activities include basketball, archery, badminton, sports yoga, athletics, karate, football and swimming.
Students who have attended recognised English medium schools are considered for admission.
Preference is given to cases of transfer.
Pupils who have attended other schools cannot be admitted without a Leaving Certificate from the school last attended. Students seeking admission for class I and above must submit a Transfer Certificate.
Students seeking admission from states other than Maharashtra must submit a Transfer Certificate counter signed by the educational authority of the state in which the school is located.
Please contact the school office for detail information on fees.
Hutchings High School, Pune has been ranked among the top coeducational schools in India by the Education World C-Fore Survey 2014.
Being a day school, Hutchings High School does not provide accommodation facilities.