Bankipur Girls High School

Bankipur Girls Higher Secondary School is a highly reputed school which has been spreading the fountain of knowledge from over 100 years of its establishment.  Situated infront of the historical Golghar at Dujra main road, some 100 feet from Gandhi Maidan, the institute has been an example of excellence in education and overall performance. For the most part of its establishment, it has been  most coveted girls school of the city. Affliated to State Secondary Education Board, it is a government funded school. The schools girls are distinctly spotted by their navy blue dress.

The school was founded by Mrs. Kamini Devi in 1892 AD in order to promote education among the girls. Starting with the primary classes, the school had only 13 student in the first batch. Within two year of its foundation, its prestige rose and girls from far areas also began arriving. Six year later, in 1898, the school was protomed to High School. Due to its constant performance, in 1914 , the school was incorporated under the government. The School celebrated its Golden Jubilee in 1948 and Diamond Jubilee in 1958 with great fun fare. The Platinum Jubilee ceremony was inaugurated by Dr. Jakir Hussain. The popularity of School increased so much that it became difficult to run the school in one shift, so in 1971, two shifts were introduced which is contuining till this day.  From 1984, the batches of Science, arts and professional courses for Intermediate level (+2) were started. The student of +2 has won several accolades and the result has been better than other schools. Hence it has been a preferable destination for the girls for +2.

The School is situated in lush green campus. It has all the facilities of a modern school. It has good library, Laboratory classes and  computer lab facilitated by NIC. A canteen serves the purpose on daily basis and special occasions. The class rooms are big, airy and natural lighted. There are special arrangements for the girls belonging to reserved classes and weaker section of the society. The result of the school has always been appreciatable. The syllabus has been modified as per CBSE curriculum since 2008. The School has good faculty members to support  students. It is also a centre for NCC training and girls participate in the training. Admission for the higher classes are done at IX th and XI th level. More information can be gathered from the office at the beginning of academic calendar.

Bankipur Girls School has produced several personalities which are scattered all over the world in its career of 114 years. It has witnessed able principals and brilliant students. The vast yellow building has shaped the generations of Patna. Such school deserve high attention.

Quick Facts :

Establishment year : 1892 AD
Education Type : Only Girls
School type : Government
Curriculum : CBSE Pattern
Affliation : State Government Board
Classes : Till 12th Standard
Location : Near Gandhi Maidan, infront of Golghar


  • Xth (Matric) Exam 2013
    First Division : 76
    Second Division : 203
    Third Division : 62
  • XIIth (Intermediate) Exam 2013
    First Division : 58
    Second Division : 45
    Third Division : None
  • Xth (Matric) Exam 2012
    First Division : 176
    Second Division : 185
    Third Division : 10