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LOCATION

Christel House India (Bangalore) 
Bellahalli Road, (Off Hennur Road) 
Kannur Post - Via Bagalur 
Bangalore East 
Bangalore - 562 149 
Karnataka 
INDIA 

Tel : + 91 80 6597 9122/133/144 
+ 91 80 2846 5000, 2846 5999 
Fax: + 91 80 2846 5003

Email: christelhouse@vsnl.com 

 

KEY STATISTICS

  • Opened: July 2001
  • Annual budget: $1.6 million (Including STARS)
  • Number of students: 1,143 (Includes College & Careers)
  • Grades: K–12
  • Student attendance: 96%
  • Year-to-year retention: 96%
  • Graduation rate: 86%
  • Graduates participating in College & Careers, continuing education, employed or both: 91%
  • Total staff: 68
  • Total teaching & program staff: 60
  • Student to teaching & program staff ratio: 18:1
  • Teacher attendance: 95%
  • School year: April - March
  • School year: 202 days
  • Summer school: 15 days, mandatory

 

STUDENT BODY PROFILE

 

ETHNICITY
  • Scheduled Castes: 29%
  • Other Backward Castes: 40%
  • Scheduled Tribes: 1%
  • Other: 30%

 

RELIGION
  • Hindu 69%
  • Christian 26%
  • Muslim 5%

 

GENDER
  • Male: 48%
  • Female: 52%

 

ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

95.2% passed 12th grade board exams

 

SCORING CATEGORIES
  • 45% received 1st division (60-84%)
  • 40% received 2nd division (50-59%)
  • 10% received pass (35-49%)
  • 5% failed
  • Comparisons: Statewide 59.4%; Bangalore 74.6% private pre-university courses 72.5% 
 
PASSAGE RATES
  • 97% passed 10th grade board exams
  • 57% received distinction or first division
  • Comparison: statewide 77.5%; Bangalore 76.4%; private schools: 93.6% passage 

 

SERVICES ON SITE

  • Nutritious breakfast and lunch provided
  • Full-time nurse on staff; other medical services provided by collaboration with M.S. Ramaiah Hospital and an independent doctor of homeopathy
  • Immunizations, deworming, vitamin supplements
  • Social workers (3)
  • School psychologist/counselor
  • College & Careers program supports graduates into post-secondary studies and world of work 

 

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

  • Saturday STARS program for remediation 28 Saturdays per year, grades 3-12
  • Art and media studies, including film production and animation
  • Sports, including soccer, volleyball and yoga

 

PARENT PROGRAMS

  • Medical and dental screenings
  • Mothers’ Committee, which expands reach into communities
  • 100% volunteer service hours at school
  • Employment skills training

 

Statistics updated in 2015 based on final 2013–14 academic year data, as reported by the school.