Residential Schools in and around Chennai India

List of boarding/residential schools in and around Chennai

Affiliation: Both CBSE as well as Tamilnadu State Matriculation

School Type: Co- Educational 

School Level: Classes VI to XII

Languages offered: English, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam & Kannada (1st Language option) 

Separate hostel for boys and girls. HOW TO CONTACT Address: St. John's Nagar,  Palanjur Village,Nazarathpet Post, Near Poonamallee, Chennai - 602 103,  Tamil Nadu, South India. TEL : +91 - 44 - 26810795, 26811795, 26811403, 26811404,  FAX : +91 - 44 - 26811794 Email:  Website:


Admission is open for all communities. Prospectus along with the admission form can be obtain from the school office on payment of Rs. 250/- in person; Rs.350/- by mail; Rs.500/- by Airmail by M.O/DD drawn in favour of "Saint John's Educational Trust, Chennai. Completed Application Form will be registered with the Registration Fee of Rs.5,000/- by Cash or DD drawn in favour of "Saint John's Educational Trust, payable at Chennai. Documents to be submitted along with the admission form are as follows:-
  • A duly attested copy of birth certificate,
  • A duly attested copy of Community Certificate, 
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Report Cards for 1st std and above. 
  • 2 copies of passport size photos of the applicant 
  • These documents should reach the School Office at the above address within 20 days from the date of receiving the application. (Application submitted beyond the stipulated date will remain invalid and a fresh application should be taken for registration).
OTHER DETAILS: This school has  more than 10,000 students . Studentsw from  Srilanka, Maldives, Bangladesh, Ghana, Gulf Countries, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, Angola, Indonesia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Korea, United Arab Emirates, Bhutan and Nepal are studying here.
Fees structure: You have to contact the school.

Fee structure (approximate)

Particulars IV to VIII IX to XII
Annual Academic Fee Rs.26,000 Rs.30,000
Test Books, Note Books and Stationery Rs.4,000 Rs.6,000
Annual Library Fee Rs.3,000 Rs.3,000
Annual Computer Fee Rs.3,000 Rs.3,000
Annual Practical Fee Rs.3,000 Rs.4,000
Annual Sports and Game Fee Rs.8,000 Rs.8,000
Annual Examination Fee Rs.4,000 Rs.6,000
Annual Boarding Charges Rs.36,000 Rs.40,000
Annual Housing Charges Rs.15,000 Rs.15,000
Uniform and Uniform Accessories Charges Rs.10,000 Rs.12,000
Annual Establishment Charges Rs.8,000 Rs.8,000
Registration Fee Rs.5,000 Rs.5,000
Admission Fee Rs.15,000 Rs.15,000
Total Rs.1,45,000 Rs.1,55,000

When enquired on 22 April 2010, the school authorities  told ,
it will be Rs.2,1000 for XI Matriculation admission.


SB School Chennai India
 English Medium, Co-educational Boarding School for Primary students. It is affiliated to State board of education.
Address - SB School,34, New Street,
Poonamallee, Chennai- 600056
Phone-044 26272639/9841253538

Crescent School Chennai India
 English Medium, Boarding School only for Boys. 
It is affiliated to IGCSE and State Board and open for admission to Higher Secondary School.
Address- Crescent School,
1, GST Road, Vandalur, Chennai- 600048
Phone-044 22750350/ 044 22750351

Presentation Convent Chennai India
 English Medium, Co-educational Boarding school affiliated to state board and accepting admission from Primary to High school.
Address-Presentation Convent,
1 Marshalls Road, Egmore, Chennai- 600008
Phone-044 28410211, 044 28553540

Peter Nursery School Chennai India
 Co-educational boarding school for primary school
Affiliated to state board and having English, Hindi and Regional languages as medium for instructions.
Address-Peter Nursery School, 7 second Cross Street,
Dr. Chandra Devanesa Nagar,
Madhavaram, Chennai- 600063
Phone-044 22395610

Bon Secours Convent Chennai India
 Boarding School only for Girls 
Affiliated to state board and having English as medium of instruction.
Address - Bon Secours Convent, Hotel Park Sheraton,
153 TTK Road, Alwarpet, Chennai- 600018
Phone-044 24996082, 044 24660288


CSI Bains School Chennai India
 Boarding school only for Girls, affiliated to State Board of education
LEVEL :  Pre-primary to High secondary school
 The medium of instruction is English, with secondary languages of Tamil, Hindi, and French.  
Address - 42/48 Ormes Road,
Near - Mummy Daddy Shop,
Kilpauk, Chennai- 600010
Phone-044 26448961

St Francis Xavier Anglo Indian School Chennai India
Boarding School for Girls affiliated to Anglo-Indian Board 
LEVEL: HIGH SCHOOL English medium.
Address - St. Francis Xavier Convent,
Broadway, Chennai- 600108
Phone-044 28271580, 044 25229650

Sri Vidhya Academy International School Chennai India
 Co-educational Boarding School with status of Cambridge International center accredited by the University of Cambridge 
admissions from classes KG to XII th.
Address-Pattabiram Road, Sokkanallur
Pattabiram, Chennai - 600072
Phone-(44) 32914051
Website of school -

RMK Residential School Chennai India
Co-educational English medium Boarding School affiliated to IGCSE and Central Board

Facility for boarding till completion of High school.
Address - RMK Residential School,
RSM Nagar, Kavaraipettai,
Gummidipoondi, Chennai- 601206
Phone-044 27925875

ACADEMIC YEAR 2010 – 2011


Particulars of Fees

Resident Indians


Admission Fees

Rs. 20,000/-


Annual Fee*



Class III to V

Rs. 2,05,000/-


Class VI to VIII

Rs. 2,25,000/-


Class IX to X

Rs. 2,45,000/-


Class XI



Science Group 

Rs. 2,70,000/-


Commerce Group 

Rs. 2,60,000/-

*Annual fee is inclusive of

  Tution fees    Hostel fees    Hostel dress
  Uniform   Food        Sports dress
  Textbooks & notebooks   Laundry    Shoes, socks and belts
  Stationery    Toiletries   Internet facility
  Local Study Tour & Excursion and Medical (Minor Problems)  


Good Earth School Chennai India
 Co-educational Boarding School in Chennai 
Affiliated to ICSE Board 
Open to admissions for High school.
Phone-044 22381642
Address - Good Earth School, Near RTO Office,
72/4, Old SBI Colony Road, Tambaram West, Chennai- 600045


American International School Chennai India
100 Feet Road, Tharamani
Chennai - 600113
Phone: (44) 22549000

Sushil Hari International Residential School Chennai India
Sree Ramarajya Campus Off Kelambakkam-vandalur Road
Kelambakkam, Chennai - 603103
Phone: (44) 27474050

DAV School Chennai India
English Medium, Co-educational Boarding School 
Affiliated to Central Board 
Admission upto  High School.
Address- DAV School,Opposite Nathella Jewellery
19, Seetharam Nagar, Velachery, Chennai- 600042
Phone-044 22430459

Holy Angels Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School Chennai India
Boarding school for Girls affiliated to Anglo-Indian Board providing schooling up to Higher Secondary in English and Hindi medium.
Address - 107, Thiyagaraya Road,Opposite Nagesh Theatre,
T.Nagar, Chennai- 600017
Phone-044 28152505, 044 28150450



It is  co-educational institution. Classes VI - X follow the Tamilnadu Matric Board Syllabus. Standards XI and XII follow the Tamilnadu State Board Syllabus.

PART I: Tamil

PART II: English

PART III: Modern Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History and Civics, Geography, Computer Science, Physical Education, Life Oriented Education, Value Education.


PART I: Tamil / Hindi / French / Sanskrit

PART II: English

PART III: 1. Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics

2. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Computer Science

Admission :

Admission is done for VI to X std students on availability of seats alone.

Entrance Examinations will be conducted for the admission to VI to X std students.
For XI std, meritorious students will be given priority and admitted.

Application forms may be obtained from the school office on all working days.

 At the time of admission the following certificates should be submitted.

Previous School’s Transfer Certificate.

Community Certificate (Photo Copy) issued by the revenue official(s).

Birth Certificate (Photo Copy) issued by Local authorities.

Mark Sheet.


Velammal Matriculation Higher Secondary School

Matriculation  | Co-ed  | Boarding , Mogapper, Chennai , India

Blesssings Residential Higher Secondary Matricularion School

It is  situated on Chengalpattu to Kalpakkam (Mahabalipuram) main road.

  • Chennai Airport–45 KM
  • Chengalpat Railway Station–8 KM

  • 108
  • 212-B
  • Postal Address

  • Blessings Residential Matric. Hr. Sec. School,
    Blessings Nagar, Keerapakkam,
    Thirukalukundram - 603109,
    Kanchipuram District,
    Tamilnadu, India.

    +91-44-27447681, +91-44-27447481


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  • Fees Structures - Boarders 2009 - 10
    Application fee 100 100 100 100 100
    Registration  250 250 250 250 250
    Annual fee 15250/30000 17750/35000 19250/38000 20250/40000 22750/45000
    Establishment & Other fees 4100 4250 5200 5950 6450
    PTA 50 50 50 50 50
    Total (dayscholar/hosteler) 19750/34500 22400/39650 24850/43600 26600/46350 29600/ 51850
    Caution Deposit  1000 1000 1000 1000 1000
    Reimbursable advance 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
    Old Students 19400 22050 24500 26250 29250
    34150 39300 43250 46000 51500
    New Students 22750 25400 27850 29600 32600
    37500 42650 46600 49350 54850