St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School

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Coordinates: 28°27′47″N 77°01′44″E / 28.463°N 77.029°E / 28.463; 77.029

St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School
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St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School Emblem
Let Your Life Speak[1]
Address
New Railway Road, Old Gurgaon[2][3]
Gurgaon, Haryana, 122001[4],
 India
Coordinates 28°27′47″N 77°01′44″E / 28.463°N 77.029°E / 28.463; 77.029
Information
School type Senior secondary
Founded 1895
Status Open
School board Central Board of Secondary Education
School code 530393[5]
Principal Mrs. Poornima Lall
Classes offered Nursery to 12
Medium of language English
Houses  Indira ,  Gandhi ,  Nehru ,  Patel 
Website

St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School (or Saint Crispin's Senior Secondary School, often abbreviated as St. Crispin's Sr. Sec. School) is an English-medium senior secondary[2][6] school in Gurgaon, Haryana. Having been founded in 1895, the school is one of the oldest in Gurgaon.[7]

History[edit]

St. Crispin's Sr. Sec. School was founded in 1895. The school was previously a vocational one meant to give industrial training to its students. The school later became an educational institution in 1924. The level of the school was raised to secondary level in 1975 which was followed by further elevation to senior secondary level in 1987. The school got affiliated to CBSE in 2002.[7]

Overview[edit]

The school is affiliated to CBSE[2][7][6] and offers classes from Nursery to 12th in all streams, i.e., science, commerce and humanities.[8] It is currently governed by its principal, Mrs. Poornima Lall[9][4] and is an independent school, i.e., it is run without any financial aid from the government.[7][5]

Houses[edit]

St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School consists of four houses, each named after a prominent Indian leader: Indira, Gandhi, Nehru and Patel. Each house is headed by a house in-charge and supported by a team of house captains and vice-captains. The house system is required for the inter-house activities held occasionally in the school.[1]

House Colour Relevant Indian leader
Indira      Red Indira Gandhi
Gandhi      Yellow Mahatma Gandhi
Nehru      Green Jawaharlal Nehru
Patel      Blue Vallabhbhai Patel

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mission & Vision". St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School, official website. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School". Gurgaon On Call. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  3. ^ "St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School in Gurgaon". Indiadekh.com. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School". Extraprepare. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School". CareerPages. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  6. ^ a b "St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School". TargetStudy.com. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  7. ^ a b c d "Introduction". St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School, official website. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Overview". St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School, official website. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Principal Profile". St. Crispin's Senior Secondary School, official website. Retrieved March 18, 2013. 

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