Army Public School Noida

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Army Public School Noida
Army Public School, Noida, Uttar Pradesh.gif
Location
India Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Information
Motto Truth is God
Founded February 17, 1995
Founder Gaurav Sharma and Ranjay Sharma.
School board CBSE
School code UP0034
Principal Anita Shah
Grades 1-12
Pupils 1325
Website

Army Public School, Noida (abbreviated to APS Noida or APSN) is a co-educational public school in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. The school was founded in 1995. The school houses 1000 pupils aged 5 to 18. Admission to the school is based on a competitive entrance examination and an interview, held before the start of each academic session.

History[edit]

Army Public School (APS), Noida is the brainchild of the former Army Chief Gen BC Joshi, who desired to impart education of international standards to the wards of Indian armed forces personnel.The school was founded on February 17, 1995[1] by the then Chief of Army Staff, Gen Shankar Roychowdhury. The school is under the control of the AWES (Army Welfare Education Society). Army Public School, Noida is generally managed by the Western Command of the Indian Army. It follows the CBSE pattern of education.

Structure[edit]

  • Classrooms
  • Science laboratories
  • Football field
  • Two basketball courts
  • Tennis court
  • Squash court
  • Auditorium with air conditioning system
  • Two indoor badminton courts
  • Two computer laboratories
  • Herbal garden
  • Meteorological laboratory
  • Science park
  • Library with five thousand books, periodicals and journals.

Academics[edit]

APSN offers four streams[2] with nine combinations of subjects. Management science, a stream exclusively offered at APSN, includes the subjects English, Mathematics, Economics, Psychology and Computer science.

Academic Index:[3] Board Results Class XII[edit]

Ser School App Pass >90 >80 >71 >60 <60 Comp Fail API
1 APS Bangalore 41 41 9 9 7 7 2 0 0 281.42
2 APS Pune 245 244 35 95 75 38 1 1 0 249.80
3 APS Narangi 294 286 46 103 73 56 8 8 0 233.67
4 APS Noida 596 596 590 1 3 1 1 0 0 626.77
5 AS Kanpur 98 96 6 33 37 18 2 2 0 217.35

Houses[edit]

The students are divided among five houses:

House
Prithvi
Sagar
Pawan
Agni
Akash

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Army Public School-Foundation and history". 12 Jan 2011. 
  2. ^ "Army Public School". 12 Jan 2011. 
  3. ^ "ACADEMIC INDEX:BOARD RESULTS CLASS XII" (PDF). 14 Jan 2011. 

Coordinates: 28°34′00″N 77°20′21″E / 28.5666°N 77.3391°E / 28.5666; 77.3391