Himalayan Public School is one of the premier schools in Dehradun. The school focuses on providing a basic foundation of quality education. It aspires to inculcate strong values by combining academics and extracurricular activities. HPS is here to groom the students so that they develop decision-making skills and ethical values.
Himalayan Public School in Dehradun provides education from classes Playgroup, nursery, kindergarten, I-XII and is affiliated to Indian School Certificate Examinations. It is an English Medium co-educational institute. The academic year consists of two terms-first from April to September and second from October to March.
Academics of The Himalayan Public School, Dehradun
The Himalayan Public School is affiliated to the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE). English is the medium of instruction. The school prepares students for ICSE (X) and ISC (XII) with Science and Commerce stream.
Art / Commercial Applications / Computer Applications/ Physical Education are the optional subjects for class IX. In Class XI Hindi / Computer Science / Maths are the optional subjects or In Class XI Hindi / Computer Science / Biology & Maths are the optional subjects. The academic year at The Himalayan Public School consists of two terms. First-term begin from April to September and the second term from October to March.
Facilities in The Himalayan Public School, Dehradun
Bricks and mortar do not an institution make. However, since these houses are the paraphernalia needed to keep body and mind in the right frame, constant improvement in infrastructure is a necessary and an ongoing process. Computers are used to teach computer science courses and as a resource for educational and administrative purposes.
Every building on the campus has been wired and ‘smart’ classrooms are in place to facilitate modern teaching methodologies. The school has thus embraced the advantages that higher technology has to offer and ensured its smooth blending in with traditional chalk and talk. This makes an emphatic statement about the school’s commitment, gearing students to navigate the information superhighway that is changing the world.
Well-equipped Biology, Physics and Chemistry laboratories, a state-of-the-art, Computer department, and the IT center are constantly buzzing with activity. Art and music stimulate a totally different part of a student’s intellect and imagination.
Students pursue these hobbies with passion and spend much of their free time in the art and music classes. The music class offers training in Vocal, Tabla, Sitar, Sarod, Flute, Drums, Violin, Harmonium, and Keyboard Instrument.
Sports and Co-Curricular Activities
Multi-tasking is rapidly being acknowledged as a necessary skill. At The Himalayan Public School, our students learn very early to focus, prioritize and effectively juggle preparations for the upcoming class tests, are trained for matches as well as practice the various musical instruments (Tabla, Harmonium, Sitar, Guitar, etc) for the music competition.
Admission Procedure in The Himalayan Public School, Dehradun
Registration begins in December for the new session for all the classes. Prospectus and admission forms are available in the office between 10 am to 1 pm on all working days. In order to secure admission to class K.G. and above, an applicant has to pass the written entrance examination / Interview and submit the testimonials (official documents such as Birth Certificate, Transfer Certificate, Medical Certificates stating blood group, Pass Report Card (Xerox, etc). The school also has a 10% SC/ST reservation policy as per State Government.
After registration, depending on the vacancies available, the child will be asked to appear for a Scholarship test. After this, the decision regarding admission will be taken. The decision of selection for admission rests solely with the school Principal or his/her representative. Registration does not entitle the child for admission automatically.