Army Public School, Jalandhar, is a renowned institution which has created a niche for itself as one of the best schools in the region and caters to the needs of the wards of the Army personnel. It is not only a front-runner in dispensing quality education but also providing a salubrious environment for the overall development of its prized students.
The school has 3200 students on its rolls. To manage this ever-growing strength, the school has a dedicated team of 126 highly qualified teachers, 43 members of Administrative and supportive staff who constitute the driving force behind the success of this institution. A strong Students’ Council of 96 students plays a very important and effective role in conducting various activities which are planned from time to time with remarkable liaison between the management and the students.
The institution has a grandiose infrastructure with 7 blocks, an Administrative block, comfy and well furnished Reception Hall and a Facility Block with spacious Wet Canteen, easily accessible Book shop and Uniform Counter. A specially designed park to enhance Psycho Motor skills, well-maintained Herbal and Botanical gardens, English Language Lab, Math Lab, well equipped Science and Computer labs ensure that students are in touch with the latest techniques of the learning process. Smart classes have been introduced in sync with the latest technological developments of dispensing education. The school campus has an awe inspiring aura of beauty and vitality emanating from its well-maintained lawns and playgrounds.
To keep pace with the changing Educational trends, the teachers of the school go for In-service Training Workshops at FDRC, New Delhi, wherein they are exposed to the latest techniques and trends in education. Wi-Fi connectivity has been made available in the school to help teachers not only supplement their tutoring mechanics but also for their individual professional growth.
The students are motivated to be a part of extra-curricular activities which not only groom the inherent talent of the child but also give them an extra edge and confidence to move ahead in the competitive world. The school provides ample opportunities to nurture such talent and by participating in various activities and competitions students prove their mettle. A number of Intra School and Inter School activities are regularly organised. This year following clubs were introduced - Eco Club, Numismatic and Philatelic Club.
The school has a spacious library with 15285 books, subscription to 52 magazines and 11 Newspapers catering to the growing needs of the students and the teachers.10 computers with internet access have been installed for the students to fulfill their curriculum needs, to read through e-books and e-magazines.
Young people today live in a complex world and are exposed at a much earlier age to pressures of adult life and do not always have the same familial support. Keeping in mind the same we have an on the go Counselling Cell which plays a pivotal role in looking after the psychological needs of the students. From time to time counseling sessions are held to help the adolescents cope with the stress related issues.\
The school management is committed to the welfare of the wards of Army Personnel. It is our firm resolution to provide a conducive learner-centered environment which ensures the multi-faceted development of our students.