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Army Public School, Dagshai

School is upto Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Boarding School, with classes from V to XII. It is an English Medium school.

Dagshai, Solan - Himachal Pradesh, India

Coed, Boarding School - since 06/01/1986

Army Welfare Education Society (AWES)

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About School

Know about Army Public School, Dagshai: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

Army Public School Dagshai, is a Senior Secondary School (XI-XII), affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Boarding School, with classes from V to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Dagshai. Army Public School was established in 1986. It is a Society and is part of Army Public School and is managed by Army Welfare Education Society (AWES).

The motto of Army Public School is "DEDICATION TO THE NATION". It is a Coed Boarding School, which services the educational need of over 650 students from V through XII. The classes in Army Public School for every academic year starts from April to March

School is located on top of the Dagshai Hills. General K Sunderji and General R S Dayal established this school in 1986 under HQ Western Command.

School Awards and Recognitions

School is a member of the Indian Public Schools' Conference. 

Army Public School, Dagshai is one of the best Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) schools in, Dagshai and ranks among the top schools in Dagshai. Here, the dedicated and professional teachers ensure that the children get the maximum out of their education in this Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) school in Delhi. The school has given exceptional results in the academic sphere and its students have excelled in extra co-curricular activities too.

Checkout everything about Army Public School, Dagshai Himachal Pradesh. The best gift you can give to your child is a right school for his/her academic, co-curricular and overall development. Read about Army Public School Admission Procedure & Policy, Important Dates for Admission, Army Public School Fee Structure, School Curriculum & affiliation, medium of instruction, level, Extracurricular Activities, Facilities, Alumni, Faculty, Contact Details and other important information. You can also explore list of best schools in Dagshai.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

Dagshai, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173210

School Contact Person

Phone Number

01792-26174,266147, 266651, 09218026651

Email Id,

School Website

School Principal & Management Committee


Admission Details

Academic Year

April to March

Admission Period

Admission Contact Details

Contact Person

Phone Number

Email Id

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Army Public School offers following grades and levels
  • V
  • VI
  • VII
  • VIII
  • IX
  • X
  • XI
  • XII
  • Primary School (I-V)
  • Middle School (VI-VIII)
  • Secondary School (IX-X)
  • Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)

The School has students enrolled from V to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, Contact Details, documents required and instructions for parents for Army Public School Admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is their any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to Army Public School for the upcoming academic year?

New students are admitted from classes 5th-12th grade on the basis of a written examination held all over India in Army schools. the junior most in the school is V.

The school is run primarily for the children of serving Army Personnel at subsidized expenditure. Some seats are offered to the children of war widows and ex-servicemen also. All other categories are treated as civilians.

  1. The School prospectus with the application form for registration and on set of sample question paper can be obtained by sending Rs 550/- by Bank Demand Draft payable at Dagshai or Solan.
  2. Admission is on the basis of a written entrance test taken on Second Sunday of February at various centres. No child can appear in the test unless he/she has been registered.

Age criteria for Admission

Age required for admission on 31st March of the year when admission is sought. Age of the student should be:

Class Age Limit
V 9 Yrs
VI 10 Yrs
VII 11 Yrs
VIII 12 Yrs
IX 13 Yrs
X 14 Yrs

Documents Required

Documents required at the Time of admission

  1. Transfer Certificate in Original (should be countersigned by appropriate authority (Distt Education Officer) except for Army Public School/KVs).
  2. Progress Report of the last School attended along with character certificate.
  3. Defence Personnel Serving Certificate, if applicable.
  4. Dependant Certificate in respect of the children of Army Personnel.
  5. Complete health information on a form supplied by the School (Medical History Form).
  6. Indemnity Bond on form supplied by the School.
  7. Eight passport size photographs.
  8. Identity Card No. of Defence Personnel.
  9. Zilla Sainik Board Ex-serviceman Certificate (having the proof of the ward).
  10. Photocopy of Pension Pay Order(PPO) or Pension Book of Ex-servicemen.
  11. Medical Dependant Card.

Admission to Class XI

Provisional Admission to class XI is granted immediately after the Board Examination of class X.


As per AWES rules & regulation and based on aptitude test.

Streams Science Maths Sci & Maths English

Important Dates

Class V to XI

  • Last Date of Registration and submission of Application Form: 31 Dec 2019
  • Entrance Exam: 09 Feb 2020 at 9:00 am

Class XI

  • Last Date of Registration and submission of Application : 10 MArch 2020
  • Entrance Exam: 1st Week of April

Fees Details

Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for Army Public School fee structure and current fees.

Details of Dues OFFRs JCO OR Civilian
One Time        
Registration Fee  (Including Prospectus) 910 840 760 1520
Admission fee 4,000 4,000 4,000 8,000
Uniform, Books & Sty Deposit 15,000 15,000 15,000 15,000
Security (Refundable) 12,000 12,000 12,000 15,500
Annual Charges        
Library Fund 300 300 300 1200
Development/Building fund 600 600 600 3200
Games/Sports 400 400 400 400
Examination/Stationery 400 400 400 400
Insurance (VSK) 120 120 120 120
Science & Social Science Fee 400 400 400 1600
Digi Campus Fee 60 60 60 120
School Journal 200 200 200 400
Play way & Scientific Equipment fee 120 120 120 480
Computer & Tal Fee 400 400 400 1600
Tuition Fee          
Class V to X 31,000 30,000 29,000 80,000
Class XI to XII 32,000 31,000 30,000 80,000
Hostel Charges 90,000 90,000 90,000 1,95,000
Pocket Money 3,850 3,850 3,850 3,850
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Infrastructure & Facilities

The Army Public School campus is spread over 40 Acres acres of land in area of Dagshai , Himachal Pradesh state. The School is a Boarding School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to

Education Facilities and Infrastructure

Computer Labs
Language Labs

Other Facilities and Infrastructure

Career Counseling
Kitchen & Dining Hall
Medical Facility

Sports Facilities and Infrastructure

Horse Riding
Play Area

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Houses and Activity Details

Dapsians are divided into five houses called Tagore, Nehru, Patel, Subhash and Indira all named after Indian freedom fighters or prominent Indians.

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activites to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones. The Clubs are:

Art and Craft
Computer Club

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning). The School timings are

What is the typical school vacation schedule?

The School holidays are from

Language of Instruction
  • English
School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

Army Public School is a Primary School (I-V) to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels
  • V
  • VI
  • VII
  • VIII
  • IX
  • X
  • XI
  • XII
School Senior Secondary Streams
  • Science with Mathematics
  • Science without Mathematics
  • Commerce
  • Humanities
Number of Students


Number of Teachers

Students to Teachers Ratio

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at Army Public School starts from April to March. The School provides education to students from V to XII.

Army Public School is a coed Englishmedium Boarding School which offers National curriculum, CBSE from V to XII.


Army Public School is authorised to offer the following

CBSE Board India Schools
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

National Level Curriculum under the Union Government of India, Board of Education for public and private schools conducts. CBSE is the largest educational board in the country and is duly recognized by the Department of Education.

  • Secondary School Examination
  • Senior Secondary certificate examination

Army Public School is recognised by and affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) board and follows curriculum prescribed by it. The school is affiliated to CBSE since with CBSE affiliation number 680002.

The Schools offers following CBSE boards

  • All India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE) (12th)
  • All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) (10th)
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    Curriculum offered in Army Public School by Class

    In this section, we will answer What board of education does Army Public School intend to follow over the years?

    Level - Class/Grade Curriculum
    Pre school/ Pre Primary Classes
    Primary Classes
    Class 1st to 5th (I-V)
    • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Primary level classes.

    Middle School
    Class 6th to 8th (VI-VIII)
    • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Middle School.

    Secondary School
    Class 9th-10th (IX-X)
    • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSE (SSE) curriculum in Secondary classes (class IX & X). Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSE All India Secondary School Examination) at the end of the Class 10th.

    Senior Secondary School
    Class 11th-12th (XI-XII)
    • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSCE curriculum in class XI & XII. Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSCE All India Senior School Certificate Examination) at the end of the Class 12th.
    • At the Senior Secondary level, school offers Science with Mathematics, Science without Mathematics, Commerce, Humanities streams.

    Class 10th - Secondary School Examination

    From the academic year 2017-18, CBSE students have to appear for 5 papers along with one extra vocational subject in class X. Also based on the feedback received from Schools and Parents, CBSE has decided to restore Class X Board Examination with Effect from academic session 2017-18. Please note the New examination pattern for CBSE class X is effective for all students appearing for Class X CBSE exam starting 2018 (2017-18 academic session).

    The CBSE students have to study 5 subject and 1 vocational subject in class 10th. CBSE has made it compulsory for class 10 students to appear for a vocational subject as an additional course. final marksheet for Class X will have separate assessment for the Scholastic Area, co-Scholastic Activities and Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Values). Know more about the Class 10th subjects, assessment pattern, Prescribed books and paper format

    Click on the below subject name for CBSE Class 10th Secondary School Examination Syllabus, Unit weightage, Exam Paper Format and Prescribed Books.
    Scholastic Area
    1. Language 1
    2. Language 2
    3. Science
    4. Mathematics
    5. Social Science
    6. 6th Additional Subject
    Co-Scholastic Area
    1. Work Education or Pre Vocational Education
    2. Art Education
    3. Health & Physical Education

    Students can select any language or subject from list of additional subjects as 6th Subject. Know about list of subjects available in Class X, Syllabus, course structure, Exam paper Format and Prescribed books. Also know about the list of subjects available as 6th subject and their syllabus and course structure.

    CBSE Class 10th Previous Year Question Papers and Sample Papers solved - Coming Soon

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