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Bangalore Schools

Name of school Cathedral High School Ekya School Sophia High School
Address 63, Richmond Road, Bangalore – 560025 16, 6th B Main, J P Nagar, 3rd Phase, Bangalore – 560078 70, Palace Road, Bangalore – 560001
Website URL www.cathedralbangalore.com www.ekyaschools.com Website under construction
Contact 080 – 25572656, 25362085 080 – 65391166 080 – 22266825, 22208794
Established in
1866
2011
1949
Strength of school 3000+ This is a new school opening in 2011
2000
Co-educational/girls/ Boys Co-educational Co-educational The middle and high schools are girls-only while the primary school is co-educational
grade Nursery – Grade10 Montessori, Kindergarten – Grade 8 Nursery – Grade 12
Courses offered after grade 10 (electives) NA NA Arts, Commerce and Science Streams
Facilities offered/Extra Curricular activities Sports, Cultural activities, Drawing, Painting, Debate, Quiz and Musical events, well-equipped Laboratories, Audio-visual rooms and Seminar rooms, Computer rooms, Library, Auditorium, a multipurpose Pavilion, Playing area, Multipurpose gym, Playing  field Music (vocal, instrumental),Arts, Drama Basketball, Throwball, Music State-of-art Audio-visual teaching aids, Library, Laboratories,Theatre, Music and Dance
Admission process Entry Level – Nursery – Application forms are issued in the month of January. Admissions are based on the performance in the interviews conducted 

other grades – Advertisements are given in newspapers around January-February, application forms are issued, followed by test and interview. Admissions are based on merit

Entry Level – Montessori and Kindergarten 1 & 2: Application forms are issued in the month of January, followed by informal interaction and admission 

Grade 1 – 3 – Application forms are issued in the month of January; admission test will be based on basic skills in English, Maths and Hindi. Admission is based solely on merit (marks obtained in the entrance test and a review of the previous report cards)

Grade 4 – 5 – Application forms are issued in the month of January, admission test will be based on general level of understanding in English, Maths, Science, Social Studies and Language (Hindi). Admission is based solely on merit (marks obtained in the entrance test and a review of the previous report cards)

Grade 6 – 8 – Application forms are issued in the month of January, admission test will be based on age-appropriate understanding of English, Maths, Science, Social Studies and Language (Hindi). Admission is based solely on merit (marks obtained in the entrance test and a review of the previous report cards) and the performance in the interview conducted

Entry Level – Nursery – Application forms are issued in the month of January, followed by interview and admission 

Grade 1 – 9 – Application forms are issued in the second week of May depending on vacancy.Admissions are made based on the performance in written test and interview

Grade 10 and 12 – No admissions

Grade 11 – Application forms are issued after the SSLC / grade 10 results are announced. Admissions are made based on marks scored in SSLC / grade 10, test and interview conducted