Army Public School, Guwahati Review
Army Public School is one of the most reputed and the most preferred school in Guwahati for higher secondary studies. Children of both military and civilians study here and it is having classes from class I till class XII. It is mainly known of its excellence academic performance and its highly qualified faculty. Students from all over Assam come here to study and only the best students get admission here. About 40% of the total student who appeared for the XII Board Exam secures more than 90% in their academic performance. The school is under AWES and the motto of the school is ‘Truth is God’. The aim of the school is to bring overall development to the student. The school also has their school magazine and newsletter.
The school is location inside the army camp in satgaon, narengi. The school is situated away from the hustle of the city. The school is surrounded by greenery and provides a calm and tranquil environment for studying. The school is well boundary by high walls and provides a total secure environment for the students to studying.
Bus facility and transport
The school provides a good bus facility to almost all the main stoppages of Guwahati. The school also provides army buses for the military children who stay inside as well as near the army camp.
Curriculum and academic
The school is under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). All the syllabus and courses are as prescribes by CBSE. The academic session starts from the first week of April but for class XI, it starts in the month of July after the Class X Board results are announced. The subjects allotted to the students are english, mathematics, science, social, sanskrit, hindi, computer education, general knowledge and art education. The faculty is highly qualified and is very experienced. They provide attention and care to each student equally.
The school is a two storey building where primary classes are on the ground floor, middle classes on the first floor and higher classes on the second floor. The school has good lab facilities and has separate lab for chemistry, biology, physics, biotechnology and computer science. There is also a big assemble ground in the centre of the whole building. There is also a big football ground and two basketball courts provided. The school also provides a canteen inside the school premises and an auditorium where various functions and co-curricular activities are held.
Admission mainly starts from the first week of April. Admission forms are provided in the school office. A written test and interview is conducted for the selection of the students. For class XI, admission mainly starts after the Class X Board results are announced and according to their percentage weigh students are selected.
Summer timing: 7:30 AM to 1:40 PM
Winter timing: 8:00AM to 2:10 PM
The fee structure is different for military student and civilian students. For civilians, admission fee cost around Rs. 22,000. Monthly fees are collected quarterly and fines are charged due to late payment. Bus fee is extra.