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St. Paul's School

200 Years Old Boarding School for Boys
in Darjeeling, India

Admissions are open for academic year 2024 (Class 2 to 9)


St. Paul's School, Darjeeling

St.Paul’s School, is an independent boarding school for boys in Darjeeling, ranked the Best Boarding School in West Bengal, The Best School in North Bengal and the 3rd Best School in West Bengal. It founded on the 1st of May, 1823, by an Anglo-India leader named John William Ricketts. The school has been a second home to generations of Paulites from various parts of India and the world, and has been consistently ranked amongst the top boys’ residential schools in India. The campus is spread over 63 acres, nestled in the “Queen of the Hills”, Darjeeling, and has an abundance of flora and fauna. St. Paul’s imparts a value-based education focusing on holistic development of young boys to enable them to become capable and responsible young adults and citizens. 

Times School Survey 2022
No. 100
Boarding School in West Bengal
No. 100
School in North Bengal
100 nd
Best School in West Bengal
St. Paul’s School, Darjeeling has been ranked the Best Boarding School in West Bengal, the Best School in North Bengal and the 3rd Best School in West Bengal by the Times of India School Survey 2022.

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St. Paul's School, Darjeeling

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On the 14th of November, our school joyously celebrated Children’s Day. The commemoration commenced with a solemn moment, as a two-minute silence was observed to ...

Our young athletes showcased their determination and sportsmanship during the Juniorthon Marathon, embodying the spirit of perseverance and healthy competition. The event not only promoted ...

From Zurich, our journey continued as we boarded the Eurorail to Paris, a remarkable experience that whisked us away at speeds of up to 300km/hr. ...

Our journey led us to the enchanting city of Zurich, with a mesmerizing drive from Milan. The road unfurled before us like a painting, flanked ...