Andrew's High (H.S.) School

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Andrew's High (H.S.) School
Established 2nd February, 1952
Type Government school
Location Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Campus Selimpur, Kolkata
Andrew's High (H.S.) School

The Andrew's High (H.S.) School [1] was established in 1952 by a handful of educationists under the banner of "Andrew's Education Society".

History[edit]

Andrew's High (H.S.) School is a co-educational institute with English as the medium of instruction. It started as a primary school but, with demands gradually increasing, classes were shifted to 33 Gariahat Road(S), Kolkata. The school received its affiliation as a High School in 1957 and was upgraded as a Higher Secondary School in 1961 with all three streams.

The school observed its golden jubilee celebration in 2002. February 2 is observed as the foundation day of the school. Andrew's High (H.S.) School is a co-educational institute with English as the medium of instruction and it follows the syllabus and curriculam of West Bengal Board of Higher Secondary Education.

Academic[edit]

The school has primary, secondary and higher secondary branches.[citation needed]

Affiliations[edit]

The primary section of the School is run by a private body whereas the secondary and higher secondary sections are Government aided. The secondary branch of the school is affiliated to the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education, while the Higher Secondary Branch is affiliated to the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education.

Location[edit]

The school is located at 33 Gariahat Road (S), Kolkata 700031.

Notable alumni[edit]

Alumni are named "Andrewzians".

Pradeep Sarkar-Film Director(Parineeta) 1971 batch.

Formation of Alumni Association[edit]

After a long and continuous efforts by some alumni the Official Alumni Association of the school known as Andrew's Alumni Association [2] was formed in the Year 2012.

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