Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

Sep 30, 2018, 16:23 IST
  • Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

    St Andrew's School was the first school founded in Bandra after Bombay was passed on to the English! It is famously called the 'Dugdi' school because stones which are called 'dagad' in the local language have been used in the construction of the building. St Andrew's High School is currently under the process of receiving a heritage structure tag from the BMC heritage committee

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    Notable Alumni of St Andrew's School include Bollywood actor and director Amjad Khan who appeared in over 130 films and is well remembered for his role of a dacoit in the iconic Bollywood film Sholay. Rakesh Maria, former Director-General of the Home Guard and former Commissioner of Mumbai Police also did his schooling from St Andrew's school. Another notable personality from this school is Yasin Merchant, India’s first professional snooker player who won several medals in international events

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  • Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

    Campion School in South Mumbai is a public school for boys that was established in 1943 by Jesuit Fr. Joseph Savall, the school is named after St. Edmund Campion, a 16th-century English Roman Catholic martyr

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    Campion has produced famous personalities such as industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla, the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani, politicians Jyotiraditya Scindia and Shashi Tharoor

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    Other notable alumni of Campion include the Kapoor actor brothers Randhir, Rishi and Rajiv Kapoor and political leader Praful Patel

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    Don Bosco High School, Matunga is one of the most prominent schools in the suburbs of Mumbai. Established in 1942, the school is well known for its dominance at the suburban district level sports competitions

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    Notable Alumni who have studied at Don Bosco include Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Shashi Kapoor, director Mahesh Bhatt, cricketers Ravi Shastri, and Shreyas Iyer to name a few

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    The popular Mary Immaculate Girls' High Schools for girls in Borivali in the western suburbs of Mumbai school started as a primary school in June 1957 and was later upgraded to a high school in 1963

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    Notable alumni of the school include Drashti Dhami and Aahana Kumra, both renowned  actresses who made a mark in the television industry

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  • Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

    St Stanislaus High School is an all-boys school situated in the heart of Bandra. Spread over a campus of approximately 7 acres, it is one of the largest schools (by area) in Mumbai

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    The trio of Khan actor brothers Salman, Arbaaz and Sohail have studied in St Stanislaus High School. Bandra's local boy Viren Rasquinha, who was the captain of the India Hockey Team also did his schooling from this prestigious institute. Viren went on to become a successful sports personality, while the Khan brothers made their mark in Bollywood film industry!

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  • Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

    Fort Convent School also popularly known as the Convent School was founded in 1855 by the Convent of Jesus and Mary in Fort, South Mumbai. The school got its name "Fort Convent" as it was the first Convent in Fort area. The Fort Convent School has been instrumental in shaping and moulding thousands of students in its glorious 155 years of existence

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    Famous personalities who studied at the Fort Convent School include Bollywood actress and Femina India Miss Universe 1984 winner Juhi Chawla, model and actress Sana Saeed who is popularly remembered for her role as a child artist in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. Other popular alumni are Lymaraina D'Souza, model and Femina India Miss Universe 1998 and Priyadarshini Raje Scindia who has been a Member of Parliament and wife of politician Jyotiraditya Scindia

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  • Did you know which Mumbai schools these famous celebrities went to?

    Arya Vidya Mandir (AVM) is a group of schools located in Bandra, Juhu and Santacruz in Mumbai

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    The notable alumni of Arya Vidya Mandir include Bollywood A-listers such as Arjun Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha and Prateik Babbar. They have studied in the Bandra institution of AVM

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    The Cathedral & John Connon School is a co-educational institute founded in 1860 and is located in Fort area of Mumbai. It is regarded as one of the top school offering ICSE and ISC board education in India. It is also one of the oldest schools founded by the Britishers in India

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    A pre-British era school the Cathedral and John Connon School comprises of notable alumni such as industrialist Ratan Tata, the former chairman of Tata Sons, Adi Godrej, the Chairman of Godrej Group and Bollywood actresses Amisha Patel and Athiya Shetty to name a few. Renowned journalist Rajdeep Sardesai, Bollywood actor and social activist Rahul Bose, have also studied in this South Mumbai school

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    Jamnabai Narsee School was founded on 17 January 1971 and is managed by the Narsee Monjee Education Trust. The school building is unusual and unique in architecture with three clusters of hexagonal classrooms, each with a central foyer. The school's alumni include several famous celebrities from Bollywood

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    Noted celebrities, including Bollywood actors Alia Bhatt, brother-duo of Sunny and Bobby Deol, Emraan Hashmi and the musician brother-duo Armaan and Amaal Malik have studied in this school

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    Whats more! The list doesn't stop there. Other famous and noted alumni include Bollywood filmmaker Ayan Mukherjee, actress Shraddha Kapoor, the 90s popular actress Raveena Tandon, the queen of Bollywood and zero size figure in the film industry Kareena Kapoor Khan to name a few

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    The Bombay Scottish School popularly known as Scottish was founded on 18 February 1847 and is located at Mahim West in Mumbai. The institution was established by the Scottish Christian missionaries under the name Scottish Female Orphanage. The BSS as it is popularly called has been among the top 10 schools in India for the past few decades and is a pioneer in education and sports in the Mumbai district with most of its alumni belonging to the film industry

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    Indian air hostess, Neerja Bhanot, who was conferred with Bharat Gaurav Award is one of the most famous alumni of this popular Mahim school. Bollywood actors Aamir Khan, John Abraham, and filmmaker Ekta Kapoor have also studied in Bombay Scottish school

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    Other notable and popular ex-students of Bombay Scottish include Shive Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray, popular Bollywood heartthrob Varun Dhawan, actress Sameera Reddy, Indian singer-songwriter, composer and actor Lucky Ali and Rohan Gavaskar son of legendary cricketer Sunil Gavaskar to name a few

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Super cop Rakesh Maria, renowned industrialists Kumar Mangalam Birla and Ratan Tata, Bollywood personalities Salman Khan, Ekta Kapoor and Juhi Chawla, these famous people from different walks of life are alumni of various schools in Mumbai. We look at Mumbai schools which have produced famous names 

 

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