World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Capital High School, Bhubaneswar


Capital High School, Bhubaneswar

Capital High School Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
Established 1951
Principal Mrs. Sonamika Ray[1]
Grades Class 6th to 10th
Number of students 1,000+

Capital High School, located in Bhubaneswar, is one of the oldest schools in the Indian state of Odisha and was established in 1951. The school is situated in unit-III near Ram Mandir and is adjacent to St. Joseph's High School and The Blind School. It is affiliated to the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha under State Government of Odisha. Ganesh Chandra Mishra was the first headmaster of the school and he took charge on 16 July 1951. After Mishra, many other teachers such as Laxman Kara and Sarat Chandra Basu[2] have taken over the charge of Headmaster of this school and lead the school to more successes.

The school had its Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in April 2012.[3][4][5] India Post has released a Special Cover on 60 years of Capital High School Bhubaneswar.[6]


  • Description 1
  • Gallery 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


The notable features of the Capital High School in Bhubaneswar are as follows:

  • It has given rise to many well known personalities in science, sports, politics and music etc.[7]
  • Excellent infrastructure within the school premises. The huge playground and prayer hall have been used for many state level activities.[8][9][10]
  • Much stress on formal education of the students as per curriculum
  • Importance to games and other physical activities
  • Stress on cultural activities like music, dance, art and craft etc.
  • Sympathy towards the weaker sections of the society in the form of free hostel accommodation[11] and financial aids.


See also


  1. ^ "Board's sample papers in new format go online - The Times of India". The Times Of India. 2013-11-13. 
  2. ^ Orissa (India). Legislative Assembly (1965). Debates. Retrieved 24 September 2012. 
  3. ^ Capital High School goes gaga from today (2012-04-27). "Capital High School goes gaga from today". Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  4. ^ TNN Apr 28, 2012, 02.44AM IST (2012-04-28). "Nostalgia reigns high as Capital High School celebrates diamond jubilee today - Times Of India". Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  5. ^ "Governor Sri M C Bhadare releasing the souvenir in the Diamond Jubilee Celebration of Capital High School, Bhubaneswar". 2012-04-29. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  6. ^ "Special Cover:60 Years of Capital High School Bhubaneswar | Phila-Mirror". 2012-05-09. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  7. ^
  8. ^ "Odisha: Talented students should never be neglected says Governor, Orissa Current News". 2012-04-29. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  9. ^ "Naveen Patnaik at the 59th NCC Day Celebration at Capital High School Ground, Bhubaneswar". Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  10. ^ "Orissa: Thousands of children and parliamentarian witnessed the Nine is Mine Rail Yatra, Orissa City News". 2011-11-15. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  11. ^ Bijoya Mishra (2011). Higher Education of SC/ST Girls in Orissa: A Study of Participation and Attainment. Gyan Publishing House. pp. 132–.  

External links

  • Official website
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.