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JSS International School, Ooty

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School is up to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE). The School is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, with classes from I to XII. It is an English Medium school.



Private School


Coed - Day Cum Boarding School

Gender - Boarding



JSS International School

About School

Know about JSS International School, Ooty: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

JSS International School Ooty, is a Senior Secondary School (XI-XII), affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE). The School is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, with classes from I to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Ooty, Tamil Nadu. JSS International School was established in 1991. It is a Private School and is managed by JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSSMVP).

Basic facts about JSS International School:
Year Established


School Type

Private School


JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSSMVP)




Day Cum Boarding School


Class I - Class XII

Admission Period

  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
  • Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE)
School Level
Primary School (I-V) - Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)

JSS International School is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, which serves the educational needs of hundreds of students from I through XII. The classes in JSS International School for every academic year begins in June and ends in April.

J.S.S. International School is a part of the renowned J.S.S. Mahavidyapeetha. Sponsored and nurtured by the great sages of Jagadguru Shri Veerasimhasana Mutt, Suttur, Mysore District, the Mahavidyapeetha is ed by Jagadguru Shri Shivarathri Deshikendra Maha Swamigalavaru.

The school is open to both boarders as well as day scholars from Standard 1 to Standard 12.

JSS International School, Ooty is one of the best Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) schools in Ooty and ranks among the top schools in Ooty. Here, the dedicated and professional teachers ensure that the children get the maximum out of their education in this Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) school in Ooty. The school has given exceptional results in the academic sphere and its students have excelled in extra co-curricular activities too.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

Theetukal, Fernhill Post, Ooty - 643 004, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, India.

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: Hemant Kumar Rai

School Contact Person

Phone Number

+91 - 423 - 2445041, 0423 2442520 +91-948 8035041

Email Address

principal@jsspublicschoolooty.org, mgmt@jsspublicschoolooty.org

School Website


Admission Details

Academic Year

June to April

Admission Period

Admission Procedure and Important Dates

The School has students enrolled from I to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, contact details, documents required and instructions for parents for JSS International School, Ooty admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is there any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to JSS International School Ooty for the upcoming academic year?

Dowload Application form for Admission

  • An Admission Pack containing the prospectus cum application , a CD on the school and information brochure can be obtained by forwarding a Demand Draft for Rs. 2000 (USD 50 in case of overseas application) in favour of The Principal, JSS International School, Ooty
  • Filled in Application (with mark sheets / certificates, if any, duly attested by both the Teacher and Principal) must reach the school office.
  • Admissions will be confirmed subject to performance at the entrance test to be conducted at the convenience of parents

Fees Details

JSS International School Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for JSS International School Ooty fee structure and current fees.

You can also call the school's Admission Counsellors for more details.

Infrastructure & Facilities

The JSS International School campus is spread over 31 acres acres of land in area of Ooty, Tamil Nadu. The School is a K-12 Day Cum Boarding School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(9/42)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse

Education Facilities(2/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(0/5)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Filter AC Classrooms

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(0/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(2/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(1/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(1/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(0/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(1/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(0/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(2/7)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care
  • Lego Room

Residential facilities exist from 1st standard onwards, with spacious and separate dormitories for both boys and girls.

Safety & Security Measures at the School

Doctors from J.S.S. group of hospitals conduct dental and medical checks at the beginning of every academic year.

There are resident nurses to administer medication and take care of the sick children.

The school has a separate infirmary and a consultant doctor for the unlikely event of a medical emergency. Parents will be informed in case of an emergency

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Houses and Activity Details

The Students are divided into four houses - Jala, Agni, Vayu and Prithvi.

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones. [object Object]

  • Adventure
  • Art and Craft
  • Photography

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

Language of Instruction

  • English
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from
School Senior Secondary Streams
  • Science with Mathematics
  • Science without Mathematics
  • Commerce

School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

JSS International School is a Primary School (I-V) to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels

Primary School (I-V)IIIIIIIVV
Secondary School (IX-X)IXX
Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)XIXII

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at JSS International School starts from June to April. The School provides education to students from I to XII.

JSS International School is a Coed English medium Day Cum Boarding School which offers the National curriculum CBSE, CAIE, from I to XII. The School offers its students a choice of 2 boards Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE).

Academic Affiliations

JSS International School is authorised to offer the following

CAIE CIE Cambridge International Board
Cambridge Assessment International Education CAIE (CIE)

Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) previouly Cambridge CIE is part of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge CAIE offers education for learners aged 5 to 19 years. Cambridge CAIE has 4 stages of education - Cambridge Primary for 5 to 11 years, Cambridge Secondary 1 for 11 to 14 year, Cambridge Secondary 2 (IGCSE) for 14 to 16 year and Cambridge Advanced (AS & A level) for 16 to 19 years.

JSS International School is affiliated to Cambridge CAIE (CIE) since with CAIE affiliation number .

The Schools offers following Cambridge programs

  • IGCSE Level
  • Cambridge O Level
  • Cambridge Advanced AS Level
  • Cambridge Advanced A Level

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CBSE Board India
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

National Level Curriculum under the Union Government of India, Board of Education for public and private schools conducts. CBSE is the largest educational board in the country and is duly recognized by the Department of Education.

  • Secondary School Examination
  • Senior Secondary certificate examination

JSS International School is recognised by and affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) board and follows curriculum prescribed by it. The school is affiliated to CBSE since Invalid date with CBSE affiliation number 1930139.

The Schools offers following CBSE boards

  • All India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE) (12th)
  • All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) (10th)

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Curriculum offered in JSS International School by Class

In this section, we will answer What board of education does JSS International School intend to follow over the years?

Level - Class/Grade
Primary School (I-V)
  • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Primary level classes.
Middle School (VI-VIII)
  • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Middle School.
Secondary School (IX-X)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSE (SSE) curriculum in Secondary classes (class IX & X). Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSE All India Secondary School Examination) at the end of the Class 10th.
  • JSS International School follows Cambridge IGCSE Curriculum in Secondary level classes, Class 9 and Class 10. International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a two-year curriculum with wide range of subjects available to choose from. Know more about IGCSE.
Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSCE curriculum in class XI & XII. Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSCE All India Senior School Certificate Examination) at the end of the Class 12th.
  • Cambridge Advanced A Level program is highly recognised program. JSS International School offers Cambridge A & AS Level in Senior secondary classes, class XI & XII.
  • At the Senior Secondary level, school offers Science with Mathematics, Science without Mathematics, Commerce streams.

Subject Offered Std XI and XII (C.B.S.E)

Science Commerce
  • English - Compulsory
  • II Language (Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, French)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science - * English and any 4 subjects
  • English - Compulsory
  • II Language (Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, French)
  • Business Studies
  • Accountancy
  • Economics
  • Computer Science - *English and any 4 subjects


Class 10th - Secondary School Examination

The CBSE students have to study 5 subject and 1 vocational subject in class 10th. CBSE has made it compulsory for class 10 students to appear for a vocational subject as an additional course. final marksheet for Class X will have separate assessment for the Scholastic Area, co-Scholastic Activities and Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Values). Know more about the Class 10th subjects, assessment pattern, Prescribed books and paper format

Students can select any language or subject from list of additional subjects as 6th Subject. Know about list of subjects available in Class X, Syllabus, course structure, Exam paper Format and Prescribed books. Also know about the list of subjects available as 6th subject and their syllabus and course structure.

Check CBSE Exam Date Sheet Class 10th and CBSE Exam Date Sheet Class 12th and Important Dates for CBSE Board Exam 2024.

School Rating & Reviews

4.3out of 5

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Parent of current or passed out studentwrote a review on June 6, 2022 5:59 AM
No words for JSS
Best school ever.......and best studies over there....... All teachers are lovely ......and the facilities are đź‘Ť great
Sanju SanjuReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on May 21, 2020 2:50 PM
For the past 25 years the school had a good name but as if now I hope no because of the current principal asking money from the staffs For his purpose bad attitude with him once I went for an enquiry the way he behaved to me it was really bad does not respect his own staff treating them as if like a slave
Kun GaReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on February 23, 2019 9:56 PM
I wanna learn only English, can you teach me it?
Kc ChakravarathyReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on December 12, 2018 1:40 AM
Drumil ModiReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on September 3, 2018 11:59 AM
Amazing school great experience of school life! I thank JSS for who I am Today!
Joshua VarkeyReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on August 21, 2018 7:56 PM
It was an awesome school, but now it really isn't good because they have a new principal, I would five star if it was the previous principal
Sagar GuruswamyReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on June 16, 2018 12:40 AM
Jss is the best school in ooty.....i have great memories here....

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

JSS International School is affiliated to which board?

JSS International School, Ooty is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE).

What is the process of getting admission into JSS International School, Ooty?

The JSS International School, Ooty has students enrolled from I to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

Is this school a co-educational school?

Yes The JSS International School, Ooty is a Coed school.

What is the curriculum offered at JSS International School, Ooty?

JSS International School, Ooty offers the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) at various levels of education.

Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

The JSS International School is rated 4.3 out of 5 based on 21 reviews on SchoolMyKids.com, largest school reviews and rating platform.

Does JSS International School offer Hostel facility to students?

Yes, The school offers boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Day Cum Boarding School.