Address: Methodist High School, 73, Cantt, Tagore Road, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208004
Phone: 0512 230 3855
Founder: Isabella Thoburn
Methodist High School, was established in Kanpur, India in 1874 by the American Missionary Educationist Isabella Thoburn. It has a large, tree-abundant compound, with four buildings: Elementary school, Primary School and Senior School. A Methodist Church is within the boundaries of the school. It is one of the best schools in Kanpur.
The name of this school was changed from the “Boys’ High School” to the “Methodist High School” in the year 1952.
The institution has an affiliation to the ICSE, ISC and Cambridge board. The school offers an ICSE curriculum from class 6th to 10th.
The school offers 10 subjects:
- Business Studies
The campus has natural, lush green surroundings with beautiful gardens and a spacious Library with a reading-room.
There are five spacious and well-equipped laboratories. There are safe drinking water coolers and aqua-guards as well as separate lavatories for boys and girls.
Magazine and motto
Quisqualis is the school magazine, named after a flowering creeper that covers the walls of the Senior School.
The motto of the school is “Vincit Omnia Veritas”, or “Truth Conquers All”.
The dispensary is at the right-wing of the senior block. The goal of the school nurse is to promote a healthy environment for the school and students.
The student’s health cards are for five years, which consists of:
- The child’s name
- Doctor’s check-up record
The Methodist High School also has a computer department to support the educational needs of the school and to enhance the curriculum.
Today, the school has three fully furnished, air-conditioned computer labs equipped with all the latest equipment. The senior lab has 40 latest computer systems with four printers. The junior and the Primary labs have 20 computers each with LCD Projectors.
The science block has three separate science labs for Chemistry, Physics and Biology. They have:
- Modern amenities
- Electrical outlets
- Cupboards for glassware
- Electrical equipment
- Fire extinguishers
- First-aid kits
- State-of-the-art instructional lab facility, with computer systems and LCD Projectors.
- Audio-visual aids
Methodist High School has a professional school counsellor. It works collaboratively with students, teachers, and parents to provide services in the areas of consultation, assessment, intervention, prevention, education and career guidance.
The school has two libraries in the school – the Primary and the Senior School Library. All the books in the Library are arranged as per the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. The books are classified under the following sections:
- Reserve Periodicals
- Journals Magazines
- Career Magazines
- Subject-wise books
Digital Smart Class
The use of digital tools of instruction brings in an interactive environment to learning. It is in a smart class where better transparency is established between the faculty and students.
Clubs and societies are functioning in the school to organize:
- Declamation contests
- Audio-visual shows
- Quiz competitions
- Sports and games include :
- Table tennis
- Roller skating
- Registration forms are to be filled in and submitted to the school.
- The Principal reserves the right to accept or reject any application.
- Admissions are based on an entrance examination and then an interview.
- Parents will be notified about the date of examination.
- Preference is given to Children of the Defense services Personnel, Christian, Govt. Official Transfer cases, Single Parent etc.
- No new admissions in Classes 10 and 12.
- There is no written test for admission in PG and Nursery.
- P.G.: 2 + Half Years
- Nursery: 3 + Half Years
- Class 1: 5 + Half Years
- Passport-sized photograph
- Transfer Certificate
- Birth Certificate
- Aadhar card
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is Methodist High School located?
The complete address of Methodist High School is 73, Cantonment Kanpur Nagar Uttar Pradesh India 208004.
Which board is Methodist High School affiliated with?
Methodist High School is an ICSE, ISC school. It is currently headed by Mrs. Y. Cabral.