• CHS Building Dr. Annie Besant (1847-1933) was
    born in England, came to Banaras in
    1893 founded the Central Hindu College
    in 1898 for the education of Hindu youth
    in the essentials of their ancient faith and
    was the president of its board from 1898
    to 1914 when she handed over the
    college to form the nucleus of
    Banaras Hindu University
  • Dr. Annie Besant handed over the college and school to
    society of Banaras Hindu University in
    1914 with the condition that this institution
    shall be maintained and looked after by the
    Banaras Hindu University. Up to 1976,
    the Banaras Hindu University had been
    conducting X class examinations of the
    school as ‘Admission Examination’.
    Various Pre university courses, e.g.
    Pre Medical, Pre. Engineering, Pre Agriculture etc.
    at XI & XII class level were introduced from time to time.
  • To create
    special awareness in Mathematics
    and Science the school has been
    organizing Ramanujan Memorial Mathematics
    Contest and Sir C.V.Raman Science Quiz
    since 1988.Most of the prestigious schools
    of the district participate in these.
  • Magazines Employment news, Yojna(Hindi/English),
    Physics for you,Chemistry today, Biology
    today, Science Reporter, Junior Science
    Refresher, Computer Sanchar Suchana,
    Pratiyogita Darpan(Hindi), India Today,
    Nandan, Champak, Sarita, Vigyan Pragati,
    Kadambini, Kricket Samrat.
  • News Papers Hindi : Dainik Jajaran, Hindustan, Amar Ujala
    English: The Hindu, The Times of India.
  • C.C.A (Co-Curricular Activities) INTER HOUSE COMPETITIONS
    Debate on various burning topics.
    Mono-Acting competitions.c) Fanci-Dress Comp.
    Antyakshary Comp.
    Music – Gyan – Vadan.
    Essay Writing Competitions.
    Drawing Comp etc.
  • New Construction in the School:
    Construction of Hostel Building.
    Construction of Art & Craft Building.
    Construction of Main School Gate.

History

The Central Hindu Boys School had been established in 1898 by the Irish lady Dr. Annie Besant at Kamachha in the big Kashi Naresh Hall with the help of the then Kashi Naresh Maharaja Prabhu Narayan Singh. Initially the classes were started upto IX & X Class level and the approval for college was sought from the syndicate of Prayag Vishwa Vidyalay. On the request of Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya she handed over the college to Mahamana to support his proposal for establishing Banaras Hindu University. Dr. Annie Besant handed over the college and school to society of Banaras Hindu University in 1914 with the condition that this institution shall be maintained and looked after by the Banaras Hindu University. Up to 1976, the Banaras Hindu University had been conducting X class examinations of the school as ‘Admission Examination’. Various Pre university courses, e.g. Pre Medical, Pre. Engineering, Pre Agriculture etc. at XI & XII class level were introduced from time to time. The Pre University courses ran here until the university adopted new 10+2 education system in 1976, when the school was affiliated to CBSE for examination of X & XII class. The school has been centre of learning for students not only from all nook and corners of India but also from abroad. The great astronomer and Meteorologist Dr. J.V. Narilakar had been the student of this institution. There have been numerous other scholars from this institution who have excelled world over.

List of Past Principals:

Sr.No. Name of Principal Post Date of Joining
1 Dr. ARTHUR RICHARDSON PRINCIPAL JULY 7,1898
2 SHRI BENBARI PRINCIPAL 1899
3 SHRI J. S. ARUNDALE PRINCIPAL 1904
4 SHRI IKBALNARAYANGURTU PRINCIPAL 1910
5 SHRI I. J. S TARAPOREWALA PRINCIPAL 1913
6 SHRI RATILAL DESAI ACTG PRINCIPAL 1918
7 Pt. GURU SEVAK UPADHAYAY PRINCIPAL 1919
8 Pt. N. K. SUKHIYA PRINCIPAL 1921
9 Pt. R. N. MISHRA PRINCIPAL JULY 20,1923
10 Pt GANGA DATT PANDEY PRINCIPAL 1938
11 Pt. NARSINGH LAL ACTG PRINCIPAL 1940
12 Pt. K. P. CHAKRAVARTI ACTG PRINCIPAL 1940
13 Dr. P. N. RAJDAN PRINCIPAL JUL 01,1940
14 SHRI P. N. BANERJEE ACTG PRINCIPAL 1941
15 SHRI K. L. KICHLU PRINCIPAL 1943
16 SHRI ATO ULF PRINCIPAL 1952
17 SHRI A. K. SANYAL PRINCIPAL 1953
18 SHRI K. K. BARAT PRINCIPAL DEC 01,1956
19 SHRI G. N. PANDEY PRINCIPAL JAN 17,1966
20 SHRI S. N. NAGAR PRINCIPAL OCT 26,1968
21 SHRI D. D. CHATTURJEE ACTG. PRINCIPAL JULY 09,1969
22 Dr. O. P. MATHUR SPL. OFFR MAY 26,1970
23 Dr. M. N. VALLI PRINCIPAL NOV 15,1973
24 Dr. J. P. BAJPAI PRINCIPAL JULY 04,1975
25 SHRI S. B. MISHRA PRINCIPAL AUG 10,1976
26 SHRI M. PRASAD ACTG PRINCIPAL OCT 25,1976
27 Dr. P. L. GUPTA ACTG PRINCIPAL MAY 01,1977
28 Dr. J. P. BAJPAI PRINCIPAL AUG 06,1977
29 Dr. R. UPADHYAY SPL OFFR MAR 23,1978
30 Dr. V. K. JAISWAL PRINCIPAL OCT 08,1978
31 Dr. P. SINGH SPL OFFR JAN 05,1980
32 Dr. K. N. PANDEY SPL OFFR NOV 06,1980
33 Dr. R. S. SRIVASTAVA PRINCIPAL OCT 1983
34 Dr. J. S. SINGH ACTG PRINCIPAL MAR 26,1995
35 Dr. H. C. S. RATHOUR SPL OFFR NOV 10,2000
36 SHRI A. B. SRIVASTAVA ACTG PRINCIPAL NOV 11,2001
37 Dr. M. S. MISHRA ACTG PRINCIPAL AUG 01 ,2002
38 Dr. N. K. SHAHI PRINCIPAL JAN 09,2003