Learning - Alternative Ed. | 3-18 yrs

Seven Alternative Schools You Should Know About

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Alternative education broadly refers to any type of education that takes place outside the traditional school system. The main objective of alternative education is to make learning more experiential and practical and to move away from the rote learning system. 

A large number of alternative schools and learning spaces have sprung up over the country over the last two decades. Alternative schools are gaining in popularity because they have smaller class sizes which means that student get greater individual attention. Also, the teachers try their best to tailor the education to each child's unique needs.

Although alternative schools employ unconventional methods of teaching students, they are generally affiliated to recognized boards which means that children who graduate from these schools have no problem entering the mainstream when they plan on going to college. 

This ClipBook compiles a list of some of the best alternative schools located across the country. Read through to decide whether an alternative school might be right for your child.

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What Is An Alternative School?

Alternative Schools aim to teach children using various methods such as activities, role plays, experiments, discussions, group work. Their objective is to offer an alternative to traditional education which typically involves a teach lecturing at...

The School, Kfi, Chennai

A venture by the Krishnamurthi Foundation, The School aims to make your child a complete human being by the connection he has with other people, inanimate objects, nature and, above all, to his inner self. Following the vision of J. Krishnamurthi,...

Rishi Valley School, Chitoor

Recognised as one of the leading residential schools in India, Rishi Valley School is located in a sheltered valley in the interior of rural Andhra Pradesh about 140 km north-east of Bangalore. Located in a beautiful valley away from the hustle an...

Sahyadri School, Pune

Located in the midst of the beautiful Sahyadri range, this school is about 75km from Pune. This school is open for admissions for children from Class 4. It aims to make students not only become proficient in subjects in meeting the needs of an ICS...

Tridha, Mumbai

Tridha in Mumbai is a school which aims to add art and music to the traditional curriculum of mathematics, science and English. A school in which boys and girls wear the same uniform, a kurta paired with a choice of trousers, Tridha prepares stude...

Sloka School, Hyderabad

Affliated to the CBSE board, Sloka is located in the Jubilee Hills area of Hyderabad. Sloka tries to encourage creativity and independent thinking in their students so that they can excel not just at exams but at life as well...

Mirambika, Delhi

Mirambika is a school situated in the Sri Aurobindo Ashram campus in New Delhi. Class sizes are deliberately kept small at Mirambika to emphasize on quality education. Mirambika also has a research wing which provides inputs for better curriculum ...

Prakriya School, Bangalore

Prakriya is a green school which aims to go beyond factory education. It aims to instill ecological awareness in children and create an environment which helps them develop sensitivity, critical thinking and self-knowledge...

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