A school is an institution which is built for creating future leaders of the country under the directions of the teachers.
More than 230 million children of age group 6 - 14 are studying in more than 75,000 schools across the country.
The Education World magazine has conducted a survey on India's best schools of the year 2014.
The survey has ranked the schools under various categories such as: day schools with co-education, day schools with boarding, day schools only of girls and boys under various parameters of education excellence, performance, teacher welfare development, competence of faculty, sports education, special need of education, co-curricular education, infrastructure, academic reputation, value for money, individual attention towards students, management quality, parental involvement, internationalism, community service and life skills.
The following table shows the list of top 10 day schools in India.
|Sl No||Co-Education Schools||Day-Cum-Boarding Schools||Girls Schools||Boys Schools|
|1||The Shri Ram School, Vasant Vihar/Moulsari||Daly College, Indore||La Martiniere for Girls, Kolkata||Campion School, Fort Mumbai|
|2||The Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai||The Valley School, Bangalore||Loreto House, Middleton, Kolkata||St. Xavier's Collegiate School, Kolkata|
|3||Mallya Aditi International School, Bangalore||DPS R K Puram, Delhi||J.B Petit High School, Mumbai||St. John's High School, Chandigarh|
|4||Vasant Valley School, Delhi||Modern School Barakhamba Road, Delhi||Carmel Convent School, Chandigarh||La Martiniere for Boys, Kolkata|
|5||The School KFI, Adyar, Chennai; and Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School, Thane, Mumbai||DPS, Dwarka, Delhi||Modern High School, Kolkata||DAV Boys Senior Secondary School, Gopalpur, Chennai|
|6||Step by Step School, Noida||Greenwood High, Bangalore||Sacred Heart Senior Secondary School, Chandigarh||Bishop Cotton Boys School, Bangalore; and Don Bosco School, Kolkata|
|7||Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi||SAI International School, Bhubaneswar; and DPS Vasant Kunj, Delhi||St. Mary's School, Pune||Don Bosco High School, Matunga, Mumbai|
|8||The Shri Ram School, Aravali, Gurgaon||Emerald Heights International School, Indore||Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls School, Jaipur||St. Mary's High School, Mazgaon, Mumbai|
|9||Sishya School, Adyar, Chennai; and The Heritage School, Gurgaon||The Sanskaar Valley School, Bhopal||La Martiniere Girls College, Lucknow||Calcutta Boys School, Kolkata|
|10||Inventure Academy, Bangalore; and The Mother's International School, Delhi||DPS, Noida|| NASR School, Hyderabad; and Presentation Convent, Jammu||The Bishop's School, Pune|