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Top 10 Schools in Lucknow for Admissions 2022-23


Lucknow, the capital of UP, and lovingly known as the city of Nawabs is one of the best cities in India when it comes to school education.  Many things need to be taken care of while selecting a school for admission such as its location, facilities, environment, etc. To lower the stress from the minds of such parents, this article presents a list of top 10 Schools of Lucknow 2022 along with their basic introduction. Not only is the city home to some of the best schools in the country, a number of Lucknow schools are renowned all across the globe. Here’s our list of the best schools in Lucknow.

The 10 Best Schools in Lucknow

1. La Martiniere College

Overview: Established in 1869 will little over 50 students, La Martiniere Girls’ College is considered one of the best schools not just in Lucknow, but all over India. It has over 2700 students as of 2019, out of which 110 are residential.

Academically, a majority of students at La Martiniere Girls’ College perform exceptionally well in board exams and are often among the city and country toppers in ICSE and ISC.

La Martiniere College, Lucknow

Board: ICSE

Facilities: Spacious Classrooms, Laboratories, Tennis Lawn, Art Club, Library, Playground, etc

Admission Process: Parents can obtain the registration form for the admission of their ward in the Nursery class by visiting the school. Duly filled form along with the important documents should be submitted by hand. Admission will be given to the kids as per the rules of the school management.

Contact Address: La Martiniere Rd, Martin Purva, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

Official website:

2. CMS Gomtinagar

Overview: Established in the year 1959, the City Montessori School is known for offering a platform to the students that helps them in their all-round development. Special emphasis is given on nurturing human values, character development and peace education.

CMS Gomti Nagar has consistently produced the city toppers for ICSE and ISC board exams and a significant number of it’ pass out students get accepted at IITs, NITs, etc.

Board: ICSE

Facilities: robotics lab, virtual reality lab, auditorium, libraries, sports area, playground, etc

Admission Process: The admission of the students in the school will be carried out as per the management rules. Interested parents can contact the school for the details of the complete admission process.

Contact Address: 12, Station Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Official website:

Phone Number: +91 522 2638738, 2638606

3. Seth MR Jaipuria School

Seth MR Jaipuria School, Lucknow


Established in memory of Late Seth Mungturam Jaipuria, Seth MR Jaipuria School is one of the most popular schools in Lucknow. Known for its commendable academic record, sophisticated infrastructure, and for hosting one of the best MUNs in the state, this school has received praise from parents, students and education experts alike.

Seth MR Jaipuria has built a proud heritage for itself and is ranked as the best schools in Gomti Nagar. The school aims to groom its students to have a modern outlook while also imbibing in them the culture, heritage and traditions of their motherland. The current patron of the school is Shri Sharad Jaipuria.

School Board: ICSE/ISC

Type: Co-Education

Hostel Facility: No

Facilities: Library, Smart Classes, Sports Fields, Auditorium

Admission Process: Application form and prospectus can be obtained from the schools website. The age of the kid should be 2.5 years to 3.5 years for Play Group, 3.5 years to 5 years for LKG and 4.5 years to 6 years for UKG. Further correspondence regarding the admission process will be done through phone, email, etc.

Contact Address: Vineet Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226010

Official website:

Phone Number: 8009858887, 8874277770

4. Cathedral Senior Secondary School

Overview: Founded in the year 1950, the Cathedral Senior Secondary School has since offered nothing but an excellent quality of education and a platform for development to the students. Admitting your wards into this school can be a major step towards giving them a bright future.

Board: CBSE

Facilities: Labs & Libraries, Auditorium, Playground, Transportation, Sports Complex, etc

Admission Process: Online application forms are released by the school for admission. After submission, an acknowledgement receipt will be generated containing the date and time of admission. For Nursery admission, date of birth of the child should fall within 1st October 2016 to 30th September 2017.

Contact Address: 70, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226001

Official website:

Phone Number: 8176068001, 9628938114

5. Army Public School

Army public school, Lucknow

Overview: To produce citizens that can serve the people and nation with their intellect and strength is the motive of the Army Public School. The school adopts a unique approach towards study that helps in overall growth of the students.

Board: CBSE

Facilities: Smart Classrooms, Sports Facility, Hostel, Canteen, Computer & Science Labs, etc

Admission Process: The application form for admission is normally released in February. Parents who wish to enroll their kids in the school should fill and submit the application to the school office. Children of Army personnel will be given priority for admission.

Contact Address: 84, Nehru Road, Lucknow Cantonment -226 002

Official website:

Phone Number: Army No.: 0522-2296929, Civil No.: 0522-2482996

7. Loreto Convent College

Overview: Founded in 1872 by the ‘Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary,’ Loreto Convent College is the second-best all-girls school in Lucknow and one of the best schools in Lucknow. It is known for imparting ethical, spiritual and moral education to its students to groom them into becoming remarkable women that can achieve anything that they desire.

The school is also reputed for its good academic record and for conducting large scale inter-school competitions that sees participation from almost all major schools in Lucknow.

School Board: ICSE

Type: All Girls’

Hostel Facility: No

Facilities:  Library, Sports Fields.

Address: Lucknow Rd, Bandariya Bag Railway Colony, Gulistan Colony

8. Delhi Public School, Shaheed Path

DPS, Saheed path, lucknow

Overview: The Delhi Public School, Shaheed Path provides an environment that nurtures the young mind and body and transforms it into a strong human being. A perfect blend of curricular, extra- curricular and co- curricular activities is therefore provided here at the school.

Board: CBSE

Facilities: Multi-purpose hall, Cycle track, Tennis Court, Football, Volleyball, Gym, Yoga, Aerobics Rooms, Art & Craft, Music and Dance rooms

Admission Process: Parents can collect the application form from the school office and submit the same after filling it and enclosing the important documents with it. Admission to all classes will be given after interaction with the student and the parents followed by written assessment.

Contact Address: Amar Shaheed Path, Opposite Ansal’s, Golf City, Roberts Lines, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226002

Official website:

Phone Number: +91 86014444

9. Jagran Public School


agran Public School, Lucknow was established in 2007 under the aegis of Dainik Jagran and is part of their Jagran Education Foundation. JPS provides day boarding as well as boarding facilities. It is the best CBSE Residential School in Lucknow.

Jagran Public School lays excessive stress on the all-around and enthusiastic participation of its students, the development of a general team spirit and ensuring the mental, spiritual and physical growth of its students. 

School Board: CBSE

Type: Co-Education

Hostel Facility: Yes

Facilities:  Library, Smart Classes, Sports Field.

Address: Viraj Khand – 2, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow-226010

10. Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey UP Sainik School

Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey UP Sainik School, Lucknow

Overview: Without any doubt the Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey UP Sainik School is one of the best schools not just in Lucknow but in the country as well. The school educates the students well and at the same time also prepares them for the hardships they may face in the army.

Board: CBSE

Facilities: Amphitheater, Sports Stadium, Obstacle Course, Sand Model Room, Swimming Pool, Boarding Facility, Meditation Hall, etc

Admission Process: Admission to school is made once a year in the month of April to Class VII and IX only. A selection test is normally held in January every year. Interested parents can fill the application form online.

Contact Address: Kanpur – Lucknow Rd, Sarojini Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226008

Official website:

Phone Number: 7052777781

Many different questions cross the minds of parents who are trying to get their kids to the best school. This article here is designed to answer certain questions like how to take admission in the school, how to reach or contact the school, what are the facilities available, etc. The ranking of the schools here is done keeping in mind different factors like parent’s review, facilities, infra, and others.

General FAQs

Do Lucknow schools conduct MUNs?

A majority of the best schools in Lucknow conduct large scale MUNs. ‘CMS-MUN’ by City Montessori School and ‘The JMUN’ by Seth M.R. Jaipuria are the two biggest MUN conferences in Lucknow.

How many schools are there in Lucknow?

According to a survey by the government conducted in 2010, there were more than 4,000 schools in the Lucknow District, including both private, government and government-aided schools.

Are there any good boarding schools in Lucknow?

Some of the best boarding schools in India, like La Martiniere College and La Martiniere Girls’ College can be found in Luknow.