Central Railway School Kalyan was established as a primary school in the year 1918 by the G.I.P. Railways is now on the threshold of its Centenary celebrations. The School has been upgraded in a phased manner and the first batch of students went to S.S.C. Board of Maharashtra State in 1975. The first batch of H.S.C. Board appeared in 1985 with Commerce Stream. The Arts Faculty was added in 1997 and Science Stream in year 2005..
This Senior Secondary School caters to the educational needs of wards of railway men from K- 12 has strength of 1300 students and is affiliated to CBSE New Delhi. The school has a proven track record of excellence in curricular and co-curricular achievements.
A pioneer in Computer Education the school has reached the zenith of glory in year 2005 when it bagged both State and National First Prizes for excellence in Computer Literacy from honourable President of India with medals and cash award of Nine Lakh Rupees. This trailblazing achievement is a role model for all schools in Indian Railways since this is recommended by Railway Board for implementation in other schools of Indian Railways.
The School has been the Best School in Central Railway, many students and teachers of this school have been awarded Best Student and Best Teachers in Indian Railways in the past for their achievements in the field of education. Declared as the Best School in Central Railway for years 2005 and 2010 with Best Student, Best Teacher and Best Principal for the previous academic year.
School uses I.C.T. tools and has the best of facilities that are better than private schools. The full fledged Science Labs and Math Lab of this school is also an attraction in the field of education. The school has produced a huge number of President Scouts in the past and all the students are enrolled in scout & guide activitites. The School has its own web site through which students can be in touch with the school even when they are away from campus. It also has its Alumni Association and Parent Teachers Association.
The strength of Staff is 43 including seven ministerial staff. Located in the heart of Kalyan City, spread over 2.5 acres of land with standard infrastructure and qualified staff, this School is one of the best schools in Indian Railways.