Founded in 1854, Woodstock School, Mussoorie has been ranked India’s No 3 international school in the Education World-C fore India School Rankings Survey-2012. Located on a 250-acre campus within a protected forest just 1 km from the hill station city of Mussoorie, Woodstock offers kindergarten-class XII education to 500 students. Woodstock School strives for excellence in teaching and learning, offering an exceptional education in a diverse international community.
Inspired by the Himalayan environment and its inclusive Christian tradition, the school develops visionary, articulate and ethical individuals equipped to achieve their full potential in leadership and in life. It offers the IGCSE and College Board AP (Advanced Placement) exams to its students.
Woodstock School, Mussoorie is located 1 kilometer outside of Mussoorie and the entire 250-acre campus lies within a protected forest in a peaceful and serene atmosphere.
The senior school building has classrooms for 9-12, well-equipped science laboratories, library, and auditorium which offer up-to-date lighting, sound and stage equipment. The media centre houses several classrooms, two computer labs, an auditorium and a spacious art studio. The impressive new Win Mumby Gym has an international-standard basketball court, squash and badminton courts, a climbing wall, fitness centre and other facilities for the overall development of its students. The gym is also the venue for large community events, including graduation. The music block has studios, practice cells, ensemble rooms, and an Indian music studio and music library.
Woodstock School, Mussoorie has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It uses the Cambridge IGCSE and the College Board AP exams, US which allow its students a strong high school foundation and the needed credentials for further education around the world.
Woodstock is an official Cambridge International Examination Centre and offers the Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) exams in various subjects. The IGCSE exams are widely acknowledged as providing a clear assessment of students’ attainment at the class X level.
Woodstock offers 20 AP courses which are U.S. college-level courses available to students in class XI-XII. These externally audited courses offer students the chance to study at an advanced level of critical thinking and prepare for external AP examinations in May of each year.
Both IGCSE and AP are widely recognised worldwide.
The school also prepares students for university education in India with the Woodstock Indian Mark sheet accepted by the Association of Indian Universities as an equivalent to the 10+2 stage in the Indian education system.
Dr Craig Cook Principal
Students seeking admission into KG at Woodstock School, Mussoorie must be 5 years of age by the 31st of July in the year of entry. Most boarding students enter from grade 3 onward. Students applying for grade 3 must be 8 years of age in the year of entry.
The admission process is as follows-
Completed application form along with non refundable application fee of US$100 or Rs 5 000.
The shortlisted candidates are informed of the date set for admission test and personal interview.
The admissions for August session starts in November of the previous year with the last date for receiving applications being 15 March and the decision communicated before 15 May.
Fees: It has three sub-heading namely: annual fee, establishment fee and a refundable security deposit. The fee ranges from Rs 10, 55,000 to Rs 12, 90,000 per year depending on the grade applied to.
Inspired by the Himalayan environment and its inclusive Christian tradition, Woodstock School, Mussoorie develops visionary, articulate and ethical individuals equipped to achieve their full potential in leadership and in life. It offers the IGCSE and College Board AP (Advanced Placement) exams to its students.
The six residence buildings at Woodstock School, Mussoorie cater to around 500 students. Each one has recreational and sports facilities, including outdoor basketball courts. The school’s swimming pool and tennis courts are part of the boys’ hostel complex. Hanson Field is the main sports and athletic field.