“INTEGRATING KNOWLEDGE WITH HOLISTIC DEVELOPMENT”
1. Brief History of the School. Army Public School, Delhi Cantt is situated in the salubrious, serene ambience in the heart of Delhi Cantt. This school creates an aura of its own. The foundation of the school lies in the motto ‘TRUTH IS GOD’. This school came into existence on 04 April 1989 with four classes from V to VIII in the old unit lines of HQ Delhi Area Provost Unit as Army School Delhi Cantt.
The school was renamed as Army Public School Delhi Cantt wef 19 Mar 2002. The School at present is a full-fledged Senior Secondary School from class I to XII recognized by the Directorate of Education, Delhi Administration and is affiliated with Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). It has 3166 students on its roll in 81 sections in classes from I to XII.
Army Public School is spread over a large area in the heart of the Delhi Cantonment. The school is divided into three wings-primary, junior and senior. There are a total of about 90classrooms each equipped to accommodate 45 students. The classrooms are well lit and airy with both natural and artificial light. White boards and interactive smart boards with overhead projectors are provided in each classroom to facilitate better learning and assimilation. State of the art furniture is placed for comfort and ease of the students. All the three wings are specially designed for the differently abled.
The school also has facility for open school where slow learners and the differently abled are taught by a special facilitator . Special needs of each student are taken into account . The syllabi followed is as laid down by CBSE.
The school boasts of well equipped Physics, Chemistry and Biology laboratories wherein students carry out practical experiments to observe the efficacy of the theoretical knowledge imparted to them. Besides these, the school also has separate Information Technology laboratories for juniors and seniors to give them advanced knowledge of digital technology. The English department is equipped with a language laboratory to hone the phonetic, listening and communication skills of the students. The Mathematics laboratory provides the students with insight into the world of numbers. The Geography laboratory makes the students aware of the structure of the earth. The Home Science laboratoryis well equipped with modern electrical/electronic appliances to impart the latest cooking/baking techniques to the students.
Dance, Music and Theatre studios provide the students ample opportunity to learn and flourish in the fields of their flair. The music room has traditional as well as modern instruments for the students to choose the instrument they wish to be trained in.