Hyderabad Public School

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The Hyderabad Public School
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Location
Begumpet, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Information
Type Public
Established 1923
Principal R. S. Khatri
Faculty 102
Enrollment 590 (total), 406 (9-12)
Campus 160 acres
Color(s) Blue and gold
Website

The Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet or HPS, Begumpet is a privately funded public school in Hyderabad in the state of Andhra Pradesh.


Earlier known as Jagirdar College, it was established in 1923 as a school exclusively for the sons of jagirdars and other aristrocats. It was renamed as Hyderbad Public School in 1951 after Zamindari system was abolished in 1950.[1] It is on a160-acre (0.65 km2) campus with buildings ranging from the modern to the Qutub Shahi style of architecture.

Children are schooled from the primary stage through to the 12th standard (age 3 to age 17). The school is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certification Examinations (ICSE, ISC). Its administrative body is the Hyderabad Public School Society.

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Coordinates: 17°26′39″N 78°27′26″E / 17.444199°N 78.457183°E / 17.444199; 78.457183