Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan


School Information

School Board: CBSE
Type: All Boys
Hostel Facility: Day cum Residential School
Address Chail, Shimla Hills, Solan
Contact Number 911792248750
Email ID [email protected]
Website https://chailmilitaryschool.webs.com/
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School Also Known As
Chail Military School
School Level
Senior Secondary (Till Class 12)
Established Year
Medium of Instruction
Government of India

Location Details


The Rashtriya Military School, Chail is an all-boys, residential school in Solan, Himachal Pradesh. It was established in the year 1922 with a grant of Rs. 2.5 Lacs from King George V, who also laid the school’s foundation stone in February 1922. The school has a healthy student to teaching staff ratio of 10:1.

The institute is a category ‘A’ establishment of the Military and is governed by the Directorate General of Military Training at IHQ of MOD (Military). The Central Governing Council (CGC) headed by the Defense Secretary, Ministry of Defense forms the crest of the school.

The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and nurtures boys aged between 10-18 for the All-India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) and the All-India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE), i.e., the Class 10th and 12th Board exams, respectively.

School Campus

The school campus is located at the centre of the Chail Sanctuary (110 Km2) and is situated at an altitude of approximately 2.14 Km above the sea level, amidst a heavily forested area full of deodar and pine trees.


One of the primary objectives of the school is to prepare its students to become a part of the Indian army.

The school follows a multi-disciplinary curriculum, for the wholesome development of a child.

The school is a member of the Indian Public Schools’ Conference (IPSC). Hence, actively encourages its students to take part in various National and State-level Inter-school competitions.


Being one of the best schools in Solan, it has produced students who have reached great heights. They include:

Captain Gurbachan Singh Salaria, recipient of the Param Vir Chakra, India’s highest wartime military award.

Lieutenant General Noble Thamburaj, Vice Chief of Army Staff.

Lieutenant General R S Dyal, Lieutenant-Governor of Chandigarh and recipient of the Maha Vir Chakra.

Lieutenant General J S Gharaya, recipient of the Maha Vir Chakra.

Major General Shamsher Singh, recipient of the Maha Vir Chakra.

Brigadier Rai Singh, recipient of the Maha Vir Chakra


Indoor Sports
Outdoor Sports
Music Room
Dance Room
Gym Room
Health Checkup

General FAQs

Which board is this school affiliated to?

In India all Schools that have classes upto Xth or XIIth have to be affiliated to atleast one board of education. Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan is affiliated to the the following boards: CBSE.

Does this school offer Hostel facility?

Yes, Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan offers hostel facility. This school has provisions for residential scholars. Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan is a Residential School.

What facilities are available in this school?

Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan offers the following facilities: Indoor Sports, Outdoor Sports.

Is this school co-educational?

No, Rashtriya Military School Chail, Solan is not co-educational.