All Saints College was founded in 1869 and is a pioneer institution for Women’s education. It is an English Medium residential cum Day College for girls from Class I to XII. The College combines the qualities of a finishing School with quality education imparted through state of the art aids. Extra Curricular activities include basketball, badminton, volley ball, table tennis, elocution, quizzes, and educational tours.
All Saint College is spread in a campus of over 30 acres. The School mainly consists of the Senior School and Junior School. The main building of the Senior School, built in 1895, consists of the Principal’s Office, Main Office and Reception, Accounts Office, Maintenance Office, Classrooms, a well equipped Computer Department, Study Hall, Staff Room, Old Chapel, Kitchen, Dining Rooms for both Senior and Junior School, Senior Dormitories, Infirmary, etc. The School library and the Principal’s Residence provide an imposing view of the Main Building of the Senior School.
Affiliation of All Saint’s College
The All Saints College in Nainital is affiliated to Council for the ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education), New Delhi.
Academics in All Saints College
All Saints’ College, which has about 800 girls offers the students in its fold a unique opportunity to develop an all rounded personality through the multi-faceted curriculum offered and sufficient facilities to excel in various spheres. The School, which has classes from I to V in the Junior School and classes VI to XII in the Senior School, prepares girls for the examinations conducted by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi. The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (I.C.S.E.) examination is taken at the end of Class X and the Indian School Certificate (I.S.C.) examination is taken at the end of Class XII.
All Saints College in Nainital, is an English Medium residential-cum-day girls’ college, but the School lays strong emphasis on Hindi also. The subjects offered are English, Hindi, History, Geography, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Structure of Modern Governments, Computer Science, Sociology and Art.
The academic year is from March to December which is divided into two terms: (i) March to June with a summer break of about two weeks in June, and, (ii) July to the first week of December. Three progress reports are sent out in May, August and December.
The School offers facilities for a variety of games and sports. Physical training, Athletics, Gymnastics, Basketball, Handball, Cricket, Kho-kho, Table tennis, Badminton and Baseball are played.
Opportunities for participation in extempore speaking, debating, elocution, dramatics, vocal and instrumental music and photography are provided. Educational, documentary and feature films are shown in the School. Nature walks; picnics, treks and educational tours are also organized from time to time. All Saints College offers a variety of activities including Dramatics, Indian and Western Music (both vocal and instrumental), Indian dance, etc. Inter-House Competitions in cultural programmes, dramatics, games and sports are an integral part of our system of education.