The Bishop’s School may be said to have as its date of foundation the 19th April’1864 . On this day the Quarter Master General of the Bombay Army, writing to the Secretary Govt. Military Department, stated…….
” At the instance of the Lord Bishop, the Commander-in-Chief has bestirred himself to lend one of the oldbarracks for a school to cater for the sons of Warrant Officers and N. C. Os “.
On May 30th, 1864 the Adjutant General of the Army, Lt. Col. Sydney T. Stock, wrote to the Secretary of Government, Education Department, Bombay, requesting for educational facilities for children of Warrant Officers and Non-Commissioned Officers stationed at Poona who, not belonging to Regiments, did not have regimental facilities.