The Cantonment Board Wellington is running two schools:

1) Cantonment Board Secondary School(CBSE Syllabus),

2) Cantonment Board High School (Tamil Nadu State Board Syllabus)

Cantonment Board Secondary School (CBSE Syllabus) : June 14th 2010 was the beginning when we had 33 students with two teachers. Gradually the school grew to what it is today with 750 students and 38 Teachers.

Classes from KG to X std: Academics is the prime concern of our school. We also rejoice in all the good results we have got through these years. We have introduced Interactive Smart Class facilities, Computer Lab etc. The school has been upgraded to Secondary level (up to X std) and obtained CBSE affiliation during the academic year 2017-18.

Curricular & Co- Curricular Activities : Along with academics, life skill classes such as Cookery, Candle making, Mushroom cultivation, Gardening etc… are conducted to develop multi-talented personalities among the students.

Students are also trained in the field of Music, Dance, Yoga, Karate and Sports to make them both physically and mentally energetic.

Students Strength

Sl.NoAcademic YearBoysGirlsTotal
1 2015-2016 251 201 452
2 2016-2017 262 217 479
3 2017-2018 287 241 528
4 2018-2019 285 245 530
5 2019-2020 412 338 750
6 2020-2021 412 338 750

Cantonment Board High School: Cantonment Board Primary School was established during the academic year 1957-1958 with 60 students. Department of Education has given recognition to the school upto 5th standard. Later it was improved as a middle school during the academic year 1967 to 1968. Now it has been upgraded as a High School during the academic year 2011-2012.

Students Strength

Sl.NoAcademic YearBoysGirlsTotal
1 2015-2016 145 102 247
2 2016-2017 184 111 295
3 2017-2018 232 133 365
4 2018-2019 136 47 183
5 2019-2020 39 15 54

Staff Strength: 8 Staff is working at present in Cantonment Board High School.

Facilities: Interactive Smart Class facilities, Well Equipped Lab Facilities, Library facilities, Computer Lab, Sports, Scholarships etc.,

Disaster Management Club, Fire Safety Clubs etc are functioning in the school.

Literature Clubs : Tamil Literature club and English Literature club are also established. Every month we are organizing club activities to encourage the children to bring out their inner talents.

NSS: We are offering opportunity to enroll the children in National Service Scheme. During weekends, classes are conducted on social awareness, importance of protecting the environment and field activities like tree plantation, cleaning the surroundings, disposal of plastic wastes etc.,are encouraged.

Admission Procedure:

1. Students can enroll their name at school during the month of January to may
2. Admission process will be conducted during the month of May
3. The following documents are mandatory for the admission
4.  Transfer Certificate
5.  Aadhaar Card copy of students
6.  Community Certificate (for scholarship purpose)
7. Income Certificate (for scholarship purpose)
8. Recent passport size photo – 4
9. Mark statement

Contact Us

1) The Head Master,
Cantonment Board High School,
Wellington Bazaar,
The Nilgiris – 643 231
Phone No : 0423 – 2200470
E-Mail :

2) The Head Master,
Cantonment Board Secondary School,
Chinna Vandishola,
Wellington, Barracks PO
The Nilgiris – 643 231
Phone No : 0423 – 2200900
E-Mail :