Cantonment Board, Lucknow runs 4 primary, junior high school & One high school located in area of the Cantonment to cater to the educational requirements of the civil population of the cantonment. The education is imparted by charging a nominal fee.The poor and the lower strata of the population are mainly benefited from these schools who cannot afford sending their wards to expensive public schools. The Cantonment Board in last 4 years has made a sincere attempt to provide Computer education and good academic environment to these relatively deprived children by providing them almost similar facilities which are available to children going to the public schools.

Schools Maintained by Cantonment Board Lucknow

No.of School

Name of School

No. of Teachers 
(on regular basis)

No. of Teachers 
(on contract basis)

No. of Students 
(Approx. 2016-2017)


R.A. Bazar

Primary School

 7  4  380

Mangla Devi

 2  4  246

R.B.I. Bazar

 5  3  173

B.C. Bazar
Junior High

 5  5  189

R.A. Bazar
High School

 11  6  532


 -  11  
 Total Strength               31 33  2130


Admission Procedure

  • Admissions begins in the month of July every year
  • The application is to be addressed to the concerned headmistress.
  • Application form duly filled must be deposited
  • Birth certificate of the child is to be enclosed with the application
  • Admission can be made to any class (I to V) depending upon the vacancy.
  • In case of admission to any class above VI standard, T.C. from the previous school, is  required.


    Annual Function

            Annual function of Cantonment Board school is celebrated in the month of Janauary every  year. Students take part in various programmes


      Sports plays most important roll in child development. In cantonment board schools kits of  football, volleyball and other games are provided. kabaddi, kho-kho Inter school competitions are held time to time. Students of other school take part in the sports organised at  cantonment board level by school of defence


       Drawing and painting competitions are held time to time in the schools. Students also take part in the competitions held in other schools also.


        Several sports tours were organized at Meerut, Kanpur, Dehradun Cantts . Students of Lucknow Cantonment Board excelled & won several prizes.


    All the six Cantonment Board schools are housed in decently constructed and neatly maintained buildings with proper facilities of electricity and water. The buildings have sufficient space for  playgrounds and specially constructed platform to conduct cultural activities

   Free Text Books

        In all the schools of Cantonment board free computer text books are provided to every student.

  Good quality and colourful furniture

        Good quality and colourful furniture designed to create interest among the students towards  schooling.

  Computer Education

        All schools in cantonment board have their own Computer labs. Computer classes are conducted for the students of std I to X by qualified Teachers. Free computer text books are being provided. Quiz competition is conducted time to time.

 Playing equipments

       Playing equipments and kits of various types i.e. cricket, basket ball, football.

 Mid-day meal

       Mid-day meal scheme started on 2-oct-04 in which every month Board provides variety of eatables as per menu prescribed to each student on alternate days of the week.

  Medical Check-up

       Regular and free medical check-ups of the students

Efforts taken to improve the CB Schools 

  •  Efforts are on to upgrade 1 Higher Secondary School to Senior Secondary this year. (RA Bazar Madhyamik Vidhyalaya is already upgraded to Senior Secondary )
  • Computer education being imparted to students.

  • Students are encouraged to take part in sports by giving them proper equipment and coaches. Students of our schools performed very well in the Central Command Sports Meet held in Bareilly in which 25 Cantonments participated. Our students won 9 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 4 bronze medals, standing an overall 3rd in the competition.
  • Girls students are being given training in Taekwondo to instill a sense of confidence in
    them and impart stills of self defence to them.

Ra Bazar Madhyamik Vidhyalaya

     The school was renovated recently and provided with all essential facilities like cook house where mid day meal is cooked hygienically, separate toilets for boys and girls and fully equipped computer lab. RA Bazar Madhyamik Vidhyalaya has more than 500 students from class nursery to class X.

Residential Girls School 

      He Cantonment Board Lucknow is running a Residential Girl's School in which economically backward girls from several Cantonments in Central Command are being provided accommodation, good nutrition and all items of day to day necessity free of cost. They are also being provided with free education from class VI to Class X.

Rainbow School

       The Cantonment Board Lucknow is running an English Medium School which has more than 400 students from class pre-nursery to class V.

Mangla Devi School

      The school was recently renovated and provided with a computer lab. Mangla Devi School has more than 200 students from class nursery to class VIII.