Top Schools of Goa
Goa is India’s smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population. Located in West India in the region known as the Konkan,it is bounded by the state of Maharashtra to the north, and by Karnataka to the east and south, while the Arabian Sea forms its western coast. Goa is India’s richest state with a GDP per capita two and a half times that of the country as a whole. Panaji is the state’s capital, while Vasco da Gama is the largest city.The state of Goa is famous for its excellent beaches, churches, and temples. Goa is also well known in India for courses in Marine Engineering, fisheries, hotel management and cuisine. The State also hosts one of the best business schools in the country – the Goa Institute Of Management which is autonomous and was founded in 1993 by Romuald D’Souza.
It has a literacy rate of 87% with 90% of males and 84% of females being literate.Due to the low levels of corruption and the quality of the government schools , private schools are less in demand,compared to the rest of the country.The best known schools in Goa include Don Bosco High School, Sunshine Worldwide school in Old Goa, Manovikas in Margao , Shrada Mandir School in Miramar and Kendriya Vidyalaya.
All schools come under the Goa Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education whose syllabus is prescribed by the state Education department. Most students in Goa complete their high school using English as the medium of instruction. Primary schools, on the other hand are largely run in Konkani and Marathi (in private, but government-aided schools).There are approximately 2,153 schools in Goa which includes primary schools, middle schools, secondary schools and higher secondary schools.
The state has already enacted the Compulsory Education Act (1995) and has enforced it from 5-9-1996 to ensure that no child in the age group of 6-14 years remains out of schools.
TOP 10 SCHOOLS OF GOA :-
Rank School Name Board Location
1. Kendriya Vidyalaya No-1 C.B.S.E Varunapuri, Mangoor Hills, Vasco Da Gama +(91)-832-2532593
2. Navy Children School C.B.S.E Airport Road,Dabolim-403801 0832-2582742
3. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya C.B.S.E Canacona,South Goa,403702 0832-263304
4. Kendriya Vidyalaya Ponda C.B.S.E Ponda, Goa,403401 0832-2312924
5. Mushtifund High School State Board Mushtifund Sanstha, Near Mahalakshmi Temple, Dr Dada Vaidya Road, Panjim, Goa - 403001 +(91)-832-2222699
6. Sharada Mandir School I.C.S.E Miramar Panaji,Goa 403001 +91-832-2463401/2463403
7. Manovikas English Medium School State Board Sonsoddo, Gogol, Fatorda, Margao, Goa 403 602 0832–2759940
8. Don Bosco High School C.B.S.E M.G.Road,Near Municipal Market, Panjim - Goa 0832-2221986
9. Mount Litera Zee School Zuarinagar C.B.S.E Zuarinagar,Goa 080-65666676 9611629203/13
10. Loyola High School State Board P.O Box 79,Margao, Salcette -Goa 403601 0832-2733401