About School
The W W A Cossipore English School was established for the welfare of the employees of GSF and its allied defence establishments. Kolkata has got the privilege of having quite a number of premier institutions on its landscape. Gun and Shell Factory, Cossipore (GSF), a defence installation, is one among them. Established in the year, 1801, by the East India Company, as the first ordnance factory in the country, Gun and Shell factory Cossipore, has been rendering yeoman’s service in the field of defence production to safeguard the frontiers of the mother land for the last two centuries. It is also doing its bit in promoting education in the larger interest of the society. W.W. A. Cossipore English School is located in the residential complex of the Factory. Starting with a meager strength of less than 100 students in the year 1976, the school under the patronage of the General Manager of Gun and Shell Factory, Cossipore, has developed during the last three decades to its present strength of almost 1, 700 students from Lower K.G. to class XII. In 1976, the school had only Nursery to class – I with a strength of less than 100 students. Gradually, it increased up to class VIII in the year 1983 with strength around 940 students when it got affiliated to CISCE. The first batch of the W W A Cossipore English School appeared for board exam in the year 1985.
Additional Details
  • Minimum Entry Age :- 3
  • School Provide Meals ? :- No
  • Air condition Class ? :- No
  • CCTV Surveillance ? :- Yes
  • Day Boarding ? :- Yes
  • Teacher Student Ratio :- N/A
  • Total Seats at Entry Level Grade :- N/A
  • Total School Strength :- N/A
  • Average No of students per class :- N/A
  • Total No. of Teachers (All Class) :- N/A
  • Fire Safety :- No
  • School has Strong Room ? :- No
  • School has Wifi Enabled ? :- N/A
  • Total No. of Playground ? :- N/A
  • Total No. of Rooms ? :- N/A
  • No. of Laboratories. :- N/A
  • No. of Lift elevator. :- N/A
  • Total No of computers. :- N/A
  • No. of Activity room. :- N/A
  • School has clinic facilities ? :- No
  • School has Gymnasium ? :- No
  • Total Area of School ? (Sq) :- N/A
  • Total area of playground ? (sq) :- N/A
  • Total No. of Library ? :- N/A
  • No. of Auditorium. :- N/A
  • No. of Digital Classroom. :- N/A
  • Total No. of Buses Owned. :- N/A
  • Transport Facility :- Yes
Admission Details
  • Admission Process :- Offline/Onlinr
  • Start Date :- 2024-04-01
  • Facility to do online admission process :- Yes
  • Admission Open :- NO
Fee Details
  • Admission Fee :- ₹ 20000
  • Annual Fee :- ₹ 20000
  • Transport Fee :- N/A
  • Others Fee :- N/A
Vision and Leadership
School Vision

W.W.A. Cossipore English School wants to prepare students to understand, to interact with, to grow and succeed in a rapidly changing global scenario. We want to ensure that all students get equal opportunity to learn and fulfill their potentialities. Our objective is to instill values, life skills and discipline in our students so that they grow up to become worthy global citizens.


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