Noakhali Zilla School is one of the most ancient educational institutions in greater Noakhali as well as in Bangladesh. During the British rule in 1850, Mr.Jones, a govt. official founded a school in the old town of Noakhali (At present an area near Kalitara Bazar ) without any govt. fund. British govt. wanted to spread modern European education throughout the Indian sub-continent. In this regard, they capitalized a new education policy As a Part of this policy, they decided to establish a govt.