AES Bhausaheb Firodiya High School

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Coordinates: 19°05′25″N 74°44′02″E / 19.09036°N 74.73389°E / 19.09036; 74.73389

AES's Bhausaheb Firodiya High School, Ahmednagar
Motto कर्मण्येवाधिकारस्ते
Established 1848
Type Public Co-ed
Chairperson Ahmednagar Education Society
Principal A. U. Chavan
Academic staff 71
Admin. staff 21
Students 2594
Location Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India
Affiliations Pune Divisional Board
National Cadet Corps
Website www.aesded.com

Bhausaheb Firodiya High School and Junior College is a school in western India, situated in the city of Ahmednagar. The school was known as Government High School when it was started in 1848. When the Ahmednagar Education society was established by Mahadev Govind Ranade, the school was named as A.E. Society High School in 1889. The school was named Bhausaheb Firodiya Highschool on 9 July 1973 after Bhausaheb Firodiya, an industrialist and politician.

Campus[edit]

Bhausaheb Firodiya Highschool Photo

The school is located in the heart of the city near old municipal corporation office. The current building of Bhausaheb Firodiya High School was built in 1931/1936. The school has 43 classrooms from grades 5 to 12.

Dr. Rao Bahadur Mone Kala Mandir[edit]

Mone kala mandir

The school has an open-air theatre in its center. It was previously used for commercial purposes and is now used for annual gatherings.

Library[edit]

The school library has more than 25,000 books and a reading hall.

Staff[edit]

Principal[edit]

Principal Tenure
Mr. A. J. Dsilva 1848 - 1856
Mr. Plokstone 1856 - 1858
Shri. Janardhan V. Bapat 1868 - 1871
Shri. Shivram B. Paranjape 1871 - 1872
Shri. G. R. Bhagwat 1873 - 1874
Shri. G. V. Hirapathak 1874 - 1878
Shri. Hari B. Keskar 1878 - 1885
Shri. Dwarakanath R. Tarkhadkar 1885 - 1888
Shri. Ramkrishna B. Bhagwat 1889 - 1896
Shri. Madhav H. Modak 1896 - 1898
Shri. Mahadev M. Joshi 1898 - 1902
Shri. Ramchandra M. Rajhans 1903 - 1925
Shri. Yashwant D. Nawathe 1925 - 1948
Shri. Shripad R. Parasnis 1928 - 1929
Shri. Balwant V. Gadgil 1944 First Term
Shri. Khanderao K. Kshirsagar 1948 - 1960
Shri. Dattatray D. Nagarkar 1960 - 1979
Sau. Geeta G. Pund 1979 - 1980
Shri. Ratnakar V. Machve 1980 - 1989
Shri. Trimbak R.Gore 1989 - 1994
Shri. Gopal N. Borude 1994 - 1999
Shri. Abhimanyu U. Chavan 1999 - 2010
Shri. B.L.Thokal 2010 - Till Date

Distinguished Teachers[edit]

Teacher Accolade
Late Shri. Ambadas Jagannath Ghare 1971 National Award
Late Shri. Dattatraya D. Nagarkar 1970 State Award
Shri. R. V. Machve 1988-State Award
Shri. Makarand V. Kher 2003-National Award
Shri. Ulhas P. Dugad 2008-State Award
Shri. S. R. Joshi Adarsh Shikshak Puraskar-Zilla Parishad
Shri. A. H. Pansare Adarsh Shikshak Puraskar-Zilla Parishad
Shri. S. A. Barse Adarsh Shikshak Puraskar-Zilla Parishad
Shri. H. T. Godalkar State Level Mallakhamb Puraskar, State Level Krida Bhushan Puraskar, Sangli
Shri. R. E. Babar Maharashtra Govt. Zilla Krida Margadarshan Puraskar
Shri. U. P. Dugad Maharashtra Govt. Zilla Krida Kheladu Puraskar
Shri. A. U. Chavan Maharashtra State Kalasangh Kalapremi Puraskar
Shri. P. P. Ramdin Maharashtra State Kalasangh Kalapremi Puraskar

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