Woodstock School is an international coeducational residential school located in Landour, a small hill station contiguous with the town of Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India, in the foothills of the Himalayas. Woodstock is one of the oldest residential schools in Asia, operating today as a private nonprofit institution with Indian Christian Minority Status. Woodstock offers kindergarten through Grade 12 instruction, with a residence programme beginning in Grade 5. It is fully accredited by the Middle States Association, the first school in Asia to receive accreditation in 1960.Plan to see Woodstock School and other attractions that appeal to you using our Mussoorie sightseeing planner.
Woodstock was founded in 1854 and has been on its current campus since 1856. First managed as a girls’ school with staff provided by an English mission, there came an increasing demand from missionaries for a school in North India with an American curriculum to prepare students for American colleges and universities. By 1928, a full American coeducational programme had been introduced at Woodstock. In 1959, Woodstock was the third high school outside North America and the first school in Asia to receive US accreditation through the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
During the 1960s, cross-cultural courses in social studies, literature, art, and religion were introduced, and Indian classical music and dance lessons were added. Indian universities became more accepting of the Woodstock Diploma, and in 1990 the Association of Indian Universities recognized the Woodstock Diploma as being equivalent to the Indian school-leaving examination, thus allowing graduates to enter Indian universities with greater ease. A year-abroad study program was instituted to keep a North American presence in the school as the missionary population declined. First called the "Package Program," it has been SAGE (Studies Abroad for Global Education) since 1992, and has been closely allied with the Friends of Woodstock and its predecessor organizations in North America.
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School located at the centre of a hill with a beautiful view of the city. Isn’t this kind of a dreamy place? We visited this place with 50 people , we stayed at this school for two days. They have a..... more »
This School is IB and is fully residential. It's an American school. A very old one since mussorrie exists. I has state of the art facility and faculty. you name it and they have it. eg. Gym, indoor..... more »
Really, when I visit this school I feel very much peace. After, that I came in this school for a year and passed from this school. Really, I leave this school at 2017. Then I feel very sad after leaving this school. Really, very nice school forever! Thank You.🙏🏻
Is it the same school which is shown in the Arjun Reddy movie?? #vijaydeverakonda #arjunreddy
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