Check out the list of top army public schools in India providing the best environment and facilities. The best public schools for civilians and army personnel.
With 137 schools under its wing, Army Public Schools (APS) is one of India's largest chains. They are Public Schools specially built for Army Personals children and are controlled by the Army Education Welfare Society (AEWS). Most of these schools are affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Though they prioritize the children of army personnel, they are also open for admission for civilians.
The life of students here is way more different from the students at other schools. There is a diversity of languages, castes, and creeds from all over the country in these schools, teaching them to respect and love all, irrespective of the difference in cultures. The discipline in these schools' environment is impeccable, as you can interpret from the school's name.
List of Top Army Public Schools in India
As army personnel always get duties in different places of the country, these schools have to shift students from one school to another, even in the midterms. Students don't board buses here but come to school in army vans from their housing colonies. All in all, it is a brilliant atmosphere for a child to grow and learn in. Here is a list of some of the top Army public schools in India.
APS Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi
The school ranks highest among all army schools across India. It is the second home of war heroes Vikram Batra and Anuj Nayyar and film stars Priyanka Chopra and Anushka Sharma. The APSDK people refer to themselves as the "Tapsites." It has a well-stocked library, modern hi-tech laboratories, extra-curricular rooms for art and music. The built-up area is 48500, and the playgrounds occupy 40500 sq. meters.
|Address||Dhaula Kuan, Ridge Road,
New Delhi - 110010
APS Nehru Road, Lucknow
Situated amidst the Ashoka's and Gulmohars, the school came into being in 1981. With a sprawling campus of 14 acres, it is equipped with a gymnasium and a state-of-the-art badminton court. It is 30,000 sq meters from the playground area and in the campus girls and boys hostel facility. They also hold a health camp once a year for all its students.
|Address||84, Nehru Rd, Near Red Eagle Army School, Neil Lines, Cantonment, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226002|
|Phone||0522 248 2996|
APS Dagshai, Himachal Pradesh
The school is situated 2100kms above sea level amidst the breathtaking Dagshai Hills. It is also ranked as the 6th top boarding school in India and is a member of the Indian Public Schools Conference (IPSC). It is a co-educational and residential campus of 40 acres standing over the Kalka-Shima Highway like a sphinx. General K Sunderji and General R S Dayal established this school in 1986 under HQ Western Command.
|Address||Dagshai, Himachal Pradesh 173210|
|Phone||01792 266 174|
APS Pune, Maharashtra
Set in the main center of the city of Pune, this school has the motto " Truth is God." With all the other best-in-class facilities of classrooms and huge basketball courts and football grounds, they also provide piano classes for students, a rare sight in India. They also have training in western music, giving the students a view of western culture.
Ghorpadi Rd, Opp Bank of Maharashtra, Ghorpuri Lines, Dobarwadi, Ghorpadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411001
APS Banglore, Karnataka
The school started in 1981 under the Awwa scheme with just 12 boys and one girl in one section of class 6th and now ranks under the top army schools in India. They even have an in-house app of their own called UOLO to improve parent-teacher communication. The school is spread over vast grounds giving a state of the art facilities to its students, from the best classrooms to assembly rooms for cultural activities and enormous playgrounds for transportation.
Kamaraj Rd, FM Cariappa Colony, Sivanchetti Gardens, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560042
080 2558 1238