“‘Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.’ Here in Apeejay School, Nerul, we look forward to kindling a fire in our children, which leads them to wisdom and truth for the greater good. We believe education is to be imbibed and enjoyed for life. ” — RAKESH JOSHI, principalHISTORY: The school was promoted under the aegis of Apeejay Education Society, Delhi, in 1986. The executive committee was nominated on June 16, 1986, and acquired the school plot from Cidco. UNIQUE FEATURES: The school has a three-storey building with a library, and a unique science park with gadgets to help children understand machines better. The school participates in inter-school activities at the national and international levels. It also trains faculty regularly. The school has 18 clubs and has introduced the robotics and skating club this year.
Highest ratings: Selection process Academic rigour Teachers
Board: Class 10 and 12 — CBSE
Annual fee: 24,000 to 36,000
Student strength: 2,600 boys and girls
Student-teacher ratio: 26:1