City Pride School being a Konkani Linguistic School, Konkani Linguistic students will be given direct admission::Once again City Pride Group of Schools finds itself on the pedestal of the prestigious Times School Survey of best school in two categories, "Highest parent satisfaction" and gets the title as " Next Generation school "::Super-duper performance at Std X board exams by students of CPS, 80 students scoring above 90%, 45 students between 80%-90% and 35 students below 80% ::City Pride School team of students won "Seed the future entrepreneurs" competition and bagged a prize money of Rs.75000 :: City Pride School Nigdi has won Sustainability Award of US$ 2500 ( approx. 190000 Rs.) in an International Competition addressing Sustainable development goals. Our school project ,named YUGMA is one among 17 International winners::Success at Maharashtra State Scholarship Examination (CBSE Merit List).7 students from City pride school appear in the state merit list.State Rank 2 DEVANSH SACHIN NARKE 92%, State Rank 4 PRANAV MANOHAR PATIL 90.6%,State Rank 6 SHRUTI CHETAN KURKURE 89.3%, State Rank 7 SUMEET SHRIKRISHNA SINDAGI 88.6%, State Rank 9 RISHITA AJIT JAMBHEKAR 87.3%,State Rank 9 VEDANT RAJESH AFRE 87.3% ::City Pride Group of Schools has been awarded the prestigious Times School Survey of the best school 2021 in two categories, i.e, The Innovative Learning School and Student Satisfaction::City Pride School recognised the top ranked school of the City in the category of National Curriculum in the servey conducted by the Dexter Consultancy Private Ltd ::City Pride School has received "Best Enterprising School Award" in the Innoventure Intelligence Plus National Level competition 2020::City Pride School has been awarded as The School of the Nation Award 2018-19 by Funtoot::The best school, City Pride School receives International School Award 2019-2022 by British Council::India's School Merit Awards 2019 has been declared and City Pride School is Ranked Number 1 in India under the Top CBSE School for the parameter "Value for Money"
School News
The following are the School News:


Times School Survey 2022

   Once again City Pride Group of Schools finds itself on the pedestal of the prestigious Times School Survey of best school in two categories, "highest parent satisfaction" and gets the title as " next gen school "



Super Achievers 2022

   Super Achievers 2022 program was held sucessfully at City Pride School, Nigdi branch. The students from all 3 branches, Moshi Ravet and Nigdi who did excellently well in various competitive exams, Govt scholarship exam, Homi Bhabha, IPM , Olympiads were felicitated in Super Achievers program. The students who could get admission to IIT, NIT, COEP, or could complete CA foundation in last 3 years were felicitated as the programme was conducted after 2 years of gap. The teachers who guided them too were falicitated. The chief guest was Mr. Vaibhav Bakliwal of Bakliwal Tutorials and Mr. Tawade of SOF was the guest of Honour. Few of the achievers spoke about their experience.




   19th CBSE Result at a Glance
1. Mrinmayee Mane 99.2%
2. Afrah Chopdar 98.4%
3. Nandana Rajesh 98.4%
4. Nilay Surana 98.0%

We have:
80 students scored above 90 percent.
45 students between 80 - 90 percent
35 students below 80 percent.

And, we have students who have scored 100/100
8 students in German
2 students in English and Math
1 student in French and Social Science
3 students in Science and Sanskrit.



Success at SeedTheFuture Entrepreneurs by Dassault

   " Seed the future entrepreneurs" was one of the most prestigious and toughest national competition organised by a French company Dassault systems and "Atal Innovation mission ,Govt. Of India " Students from 29 states in the country participated in the entrepreneurship challenge . City pride school team with students from std 9 and 10 made us proud by winning this competition and bagging a prize money of Rs.75000 .
They created an innovative product namely "Misty " for catching insects effectively after working on the product design for past 9 months . It's was vey well appreciated by the judges, Company heads and entrepreneurs present for the presentation of our team.
This is a milestone achievement for " City Pride school " since establishment of the skill labs at CPS .
A special mention of our most enthusiastic students Aafra , chinmayee , sampanna, varada, gargee, Tejas and skill lab teachers Aarti Ramkumar, Sachin Kute sir, Bharat Khairkar sir .



CPS, Nigdi- success at International level

   Our school has won Sustainability Award of US$ 2500 ( approx. 190000 Rs.) in an International Competition addressing Sustainable development goals. Total 200 educators with their teams from 48 countries had participated. Our school project , named YUGMA is one among 17 winners.

Details of the competition can be found

A team of students viz. Vedika J, Raj T, Anay G, Chimayee P, Chinmayi V, Priyal K, Arti P and Satyaj H and their mentor Ms Poonam G came up with the project named as YUGMA (meaning-unified collaboration). The project deals with 3 prong approaches to bring the children with special needs to the school to identify their talent and hone it, develop a multi-lingual app( App link-; to improve motor skills and learning; create a website to provide necessary information to parents (Website link-

They were supported by Departments of Sports, Computer, Music, Art and soft skill.
This success would provide impetus to our efforts to take more community-based initiatives and sensitize the students towards betterment of mankind. Such projects will teach students empathy and compassion.




Success at Maharashtra State Scholarship Examination (CBSE Merit List)



Pre-Upper Primary (PUP) SCHOLARSHIP Exam Std 5

State-Level CBSE Merit List 20-21







State Rank 2




State Rank 4




State Rank 6




State Rank 7




 State Rank 9




State Rank 9





Pre-secondary school (PSS) SCHOLARSHIP Exam Std 8

State-Level CBSE Merit List 20-21






State Rank 9






Euphoric Moment!!

   Once again City Pride Group of Schools finds itself on the pedestal of the prestigious Times School Survey of the best school in two categories, that is, The Innovative Learning School and Student Satisfaction. The school is proud of its family for its relentless hard work and support. ‘Innovative methods of Learning’ is the new name game for excellence in education. Students’ satisfaction is our sole mantra.




City Pride School is Top CBSE School in PCMC.

This time City Pride School was facilitated for its contribution through cards and rakhis sent to soldiers.
City Pride was one of the 45 schools that sent 2000 Hand Painted  greeting cards and 2000 rakhis made by students from grade 5 to 10, to the troops deployed at the border.
The total of 115,000 cards were collected which was recognised by the Limca Book of Records!
This was a gesture to connect the communities with the armed forces.

   Our Vice principal Netre Kulkarni accepted the token of appreciation on behalf of City Pride School at an event held at SNBP school yesterday



   We would like to happily announce the proud achievement of our Director Dr. Deepali Sawai has recently received The BEST ACADEMICIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD from Global Eminence Awards 2021. She received this award for her contribution in development of innovative systems for achieving excellence in super specialized educational field.




   City Pride School is Top Rank school in PCMC and Pune area recognised for its unique teaching-learning environment and that is the reason our children are doing exceedingly well in exams.  

   City Pride School, Nigdi would like to congratulate all our students who passed out with flying colours in the CBSE Std 10th Board examinations.


   Total students appeared – 163

   School Topers


Sr. No


Total Marks



Borkar Tanishq Nilesh




Rane Janhave Rahul




Oruganty Arnav Anshuman Rao




   School result at a glance

95% and above – 49 Students

90% to 95% - 51 Students

85% to 90% - 21 Students

75% to 85% - 32 Students

70% to 75% - 4 Students

60% to 70% - 5 Students

55% and above – 1 Students


   Out of Marks


No. of students who scored out of marks
















Kalarang Online Competition 


City Pride School extols the artistic performances of the Municipal School students during the Pandemic. City Pride School, in collaboration with PCMC Municipal Education Department, organised a colourful online competition during the Diwali Holidays of November December 2020. The idea was to give the students of the Municipal Corporation Schools of std 1 to 9 , a chance to showcase their artistic talents.


About 105 students participated in this online competition called KALARANG. The idea was met with equally enthusiastic participation of children in exploring the current issues through painting, singing, oration, essay writing and so on.


The award ceremony for the same was held on 19th July 2021, at 4 pm at City Pride School, in the presence of Honourable Mr. Rajesh Patil, Commissioner, PCMC. The organisers gave away useful prizes like, mobiles, synthesizers, scientific and intellectual games, drawing materials and so on to 22 winners and their mentors.


In his speech, Shri Rajeshji Patil appreciated everybody’s efforts and urged teachers to give more opportunities to children. He also promised that special efforts will be made to increase the quality of schools in the corporation area and appreciating the role played by reputed schools like City Pride school, wished that more such endeavours will be undertaken.
Ms. Jyotsna Shinde, Administrative Officer, Municipal Board of Education, lauded the organisers for their well planned and exemplary initiative in the corona period. She mentioned that the main objective of the competition was to give way to the latent talents in students of the municipal schools

Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni, Director CPS, herself asserted in her closing speech that such programmes will be continued from henceforth and a real reformation will be sought when children and teachers from City Pride School and the Municipal schools will come together making inclusive education a reality.

The ceremony was graced by Mr. M.D. Jambhekar, Chairman, ATSS, Dr. Deepali Sawai, Director, CPS, Ms. Maya Sawant, Principal, Mrs. Netre Kulkarni, Vice Principal, Ms.Jabin Shaikh, Educator, Municipal corporation School, and other teachers. Mrs Janhavi Kadlaskar and Mrs. Vrushali Dengwekar anchored the programme.




   We feel happy to share with you that City Pride School is starting with an new initiative.We would have special school children from  ZEP Rehabiliation Center coming to our school twice a week.

   They would be getting engaged in the activities like Creative Art, Performing Arts and Sports at initial stage. Our dear teachers will be training them.

   ZEP Rehabilitation Centre is the organisation run by Ms. Netra Patkar. Centre works for special children and helps them with different therapies.

   Taking into consideration current pandemic situation, complete school was sanitized for the students and parents. In future also, school will take care of sanitization before the children visit the school.

   Today, we had a short Inaugural Function where the ZEP children and parents visited our school. The parents shared their thoughts and introduced their children. The real happiness was reflected on these innocent faces. CPS family will put all efforts to make their dreams come true.

   Few glimpses of the function.



   CPSN has hosted foreign Youth exchange programs thrice before and has been in forefront to continue this initiative in the Online mode also!

   Last year CPS students impressed the IEARN USA and American education consulate through a Group Discussion on the _Life of a teenager in India and America_ and wonderful videos on _Traditional Dance Forms of India_ even in strict lockdown and following all Covid norms.

   This year, the school has taken the efforts a notch higher by being host to the Hindi Language teaching program- National Security Language Initiative for youth. 3 teachers Mrs Ambasta, Mrs Sodhi and Mrs Batla will be tutoring the American learners in Hindi under guidance of Dr Sunita Bhagwat and team of IEARN India.

   The duration of program is 6 weeks from 23 June to 10 Aug 2021.

   Also ten Peer Tutors from class X have been trained to interact with American students on Indian Festivals and make a subission project with them. These students are -
1. Amod Sabnis
2. Harshdeep Kakde
3. Upadnya Phadke
4. Sanika Narke
5. Hardik Chaudhari
6. Modini Swarnakar
7. Krupa Tathed
8. Jahave Rane
9. Kavya Parekh and
10. Deeya Lasaria.

   Additionally as a cultural exchange, School has involved few host families to introduce them to Indian Way of Living and Culture.
These families are
1. Mrs Seema Devne and family
2. Mrs Indira Prakash and family
3. Mrs Priya Rajesh and family.
4. Mrs Mangal Kakde and family
5. Mrs Geeta Lele and family
6. Dr Pushkar Khair and family
7. Mrs Padmini Bhasin and family.



   A survey was carried out by the Dexter Consultancy Private Ltd,  to appreciate the best institutions of Pune . In the zone wise survey City Pride School stands as the finest institution ranking 1st for its National Curriculum.   City Pride School truly proves to be an institution that makes all its attempts to provide the best to its students always reaching new heights.



Happy to announce that City Pride School has got "Best Enterprising School Award" in the Innoventure IntelligencePlus National Level competition 2020. Congratulations to the whole CPS family. It is really a proud moment for all..!!



   We the whole CPS family feel proud to share that our class 7 student Siddhesh Niphadkar has made a record with "INDIA BOOK OF RECORD" as Youngest To Cover 100KM on Bicycle in Minimum hours under IBR 2021.

   He Received Achievers pack yesterday From Delhi Chief Minister Office. Containing GOLD Medal with India Flag Colour String, INDIA Badge, IBR Pen, IBR ID card, IBR Car Stickers.

Well done Siddhesh we all are very proud of you !!



   Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni, the director of City Pride School, recently received the "Shikashan Gaurav Puraskar" by the hands of Shrirang Appasaheb Barne, in the presence of SB Mujumdar, Shrinivas Patil, Dhairyashil Mane.

The award ceremony was organised by Shreerang Appa Barne special foundation to recognise individuals that had contributed to the society during the pandemic. 



   Funtoot is an intelligent, adaptive, and personalized learning solution that teaches children in a fun and interactive manner. It observes, assesses, diagnoses, interacts, encourages and tutors each student based on each students individual characteristics.

   City Pride School is conducting Funtoot program successfully for last 5years. The unique feature of the program is it’s fun and interactive manner to learn mathematics. And as always City Pride School has maintained the legacy of being awarded as The School Of the Nation Award 2018- 19

   Maths teacher Manjusha Kunkoleinkar is also awarded with Teacher of the Nation trophy and certificate.



   The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well; and doing well whatever you do…” Our Director Dr.Deepali Sawai has been awarded with prestigious Rajiv Gandhi IT Excellence Award 2019 from Padmashri Anu Agha Chairman, Thermax, in the presence of Adv Vandana Chavan, Rajysabha MP , Adv. Abhay Chhajed and Mr. Girish Rao.