Sanskriti School, New Delhi - Uniform Application 1 Sanskriti School, New Delhi - Uniform Application 2

Sanskriti School, New Delhi

Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Marg

School Information

School Board: CBSE
Type: Co-Education
Hostel Facility: Day School
Address Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
Contact Number 01126883336
Email ID [email protected]
Admission Update
Nursery Admissions Closed. First list coming out on 20th March, 2021
School Level
Senior Secondary (Till Class 12)
Established Year
Medium of Instruction
Area of Campus
7.78 acres
Affiliation Number

Principal's Details

Principal's Name Richa Sharma Agnihotri
Principal's Degree Hons. in Physics,M. physics,B.ed,M.E.
Principal's Teaching Experience 15 years
Principal's Admin Experience 23 years

Location Details


Sanskriti School is a recognised integrated co-educational school in the diplomatic area of Chanakyapuri, New Delhi. It is affiliated to CBSE, and offers education from Nursery to XII. It was founded in 1998 primarily to provide education to children of All India Services and Allied services officers and Defence Services Personnel on transfer.[2] The school is run by Civil Services Society, an NGO formed by senior civil servants and their wives, with the spouse of the serving Cabinet Secretary of India as its chairperson.

The first principal of the school was Mrs. Gowri Ishwaran, who headed the institution until 2008. She was followed by Mrs. Abha Sehgal,[3] who was incumbent from the session of 2008-09 onwards. Her last day at the school was on 11 April 2017. The new principal is Mrs. Richa Agnihotri.


The foundation stone for Sanskriti School was laid by Mrs Hemi Surendra Singh, Chairperson, Civil Services Society on 30 May 1996. Mrs. Singh was instrumental in getting the land and building allocated while her husband was Cabinet Secretary of India Surendra Singh. She thus continued in the tradition of her philanthropic father Thakur Dan Singh Bist, Dan Singh Bist founder of DSB college, Nainital. Sanskriti School was established on 12 August 1998 by the Civil Services Society, formed by the wives of the civil servants belonging to the various branches of Government of India. Mrs. Gowri Ishwaran took over as the founder principal in 1999. The aim of the Society is to fulfill a need in the city of Delhi for educating the children of officers of the All India and Allied Services and defence personnel moving to Delhi on transfer.[citation needed] Students whose parents are in other services or professions may also apply. The school has also admitted students from marginalised backgrounds since 2004. At present, the School admits 25% students from economically weaker sections of society.


Indoor Sports
Outdoor Sports
Swimming Pool

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. Sanskriti School, New Delhi is affiliated to the the following boards: CBSE.

Does this school offer Hostel facility?

Sanskriti School, New Delhi does not offer hostel facility. This school does not have any provisions for residential scholars. Sanskriti School, New Delhi is a Day School.

What facilities are available in this school?

Sanskriti School, New Delhi offers the following facilities: Transportation, Indoor Sports, Outdoor Sports, Swimming Pool.

Is this school co-educational?

Yes, Sanskriti School, New Delhi is co-educational. This school offers education irrespective of the student's gender.