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Army Public School, Pune

Army Public School
APS
File:APS Pune logo.jpg
The school crest
Truth Is God
Location
Pune Cantonment
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Information
Type Private School
Established 1988
School board CBSE
Principal Mrs.Binita Poonekar
Grades 1 - 12
Song Shine Forth, The Army Public School
Publication Creativity.com
Website

Army Public School is a school in Pune, Maharashtra, India. Its main entrance is located on Vishwamitra Marg in Pune Cantonment near the Southern Command Signal Regiment and Pune Race course.

History

The school was founded in June 1988 in Dighi, a suburb of Pune. It was shifted to its current location in April 1997.[1]

It is divided into two wings:

  • Junior Wing (Classes I to III)
  • Senior Wing (Classes IV to XII).

It is in the vicinity of the residential complexes of Victoria Road, Gurudwara Road, KG Lines and Parade Ground Road.


The school is controlled by the Army Welfare Education Society(AWES). It follows the CBSE Board of Education in India. The school has three science laboratories,one biotechnology lab and one mathematics lab, two libraries,three computer laboratories, three music rooms (one for Indian music, the other for western music), an art room, three audio visual rooms and a computer room for teacher training.

The school has a spacious auditorium, a library, a basketball court, a football field, three volleyball courts, a cricket pitch and table tennis facilities. The school has two choirs and is prominent in quizzing events in the city.[2]


The school publishes a monthly newsletter, 'Creativity.com', which highlights all school activities and a yearly magazine, Images, where student and teacher contributions are published. The school conducts workshops for its students. Students in higher grades are given career guidance and informed about various career choices .

Houses

The students in the school are divided into four houses:

House
Jupiter
Saturn
Neptune
Pluto

See also

Army Public School

References

External links

Coordinates: 18°31′8.71″N 73°53′32.32″E / 18.5190861°N 73.8923111°E / 18.5190861; 73.8923111

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