Apollo Public School, was established in the year 2000, has now grown to become co-educational day cum residential boarding school. The school is recognized by the Directorate of Education, Government of Punjab and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (C.B.S.E). The school was upgraded to Senior Secondary Level (10+2) in the 2004. Apollo Public School is situated in a serene, pollution free, eco friendly environment, on Rajpura road near Punjabi University, Patiala. It is spread over 6 acres of beautifully designed and landscaped campus which is a visual delight. The location of the school is such that the approach towards it is more than convenient and simple in all respects and there are no congested roads, traffic problems or any hazard of such kind.
The day school is from Classes Nursery to XII. The students are preapared to develop academic and social skills while building confidence and maturity. The academic programe is supplemented with tutorials which, depending on a student's need, are designed for remedial work, The organisational and recognition systems give students the necessary tools for the future.
Montessorie System of Education is introduced in the school which aims to holistic development of the child, ultimately preparing him for life's rich experiences.
Encouraged to focus attention on one particular quality, the child works at the optimum level – in an environment where beauty and orderliness are emphasized and appreciated. A spontaneous love of "work" is revealed as the child is given the freedom (within boundaries) to make her/his own choices.
A number of senior teaching staff are appointed as housemasters, housemistresses, dorm parents, prefects, or residential advisors, each of whom takes quasi-parental responsibility . Houses or dorms include study-bedrooms or dormitories, a dining room or refectory where pupils take meals at fixed times, and a library, cubicles where pupils can do their homework. Houses also have common rooms for television and relaxation
Apollo Public School is a leading boarding school in delhi and has already been a front-runner in the field of imparting quality education. The school has a state-of-the-art building located amidst serve surrounding. The school is the best Air-Conditioned boarding in the area. One can feel the bliss and positive vibrations of the natural peace and modern architecture while being on the campus.
The school is spreading its wings by opening by new and modern buildings around the area. The school has modern infrastructure available for sports. Sports and co-curricular activities are given equal importance. Specialized coaches for various games visit the school to train the students professionally. The students have participated and won medals at zonal, state, national and international level in games like basketball; cricket team lifted the Patiala cup and won laurels to the school. The school is all the time abuzz with activities which are fruitful and knowledge-oriented.
At the same time number of inter-house activities, sports activities etc are organized to give a platform to all the students to showcase their talents and to enhance it. There are Eco-Club, Environment club, English Dramatics Club etc. where the students work towards the betterment of society and our environment. All important festivals are organized in the school, special morning assemblies to work important days like World Earth Day, Environment Day, Mother's Day, Teacher's Day, Technology Day and many other. Inter-house English Debate, Dance and Music Competition, Science Song Competition etc. are also organized to encourage and motivate the students to do well in their chosen fields.
Festivals like Baisakhi, Lohri, Navratri, Gurupurab etc are also celebrated in the school. Plantation drives are also conducted at regular intervals to conserve our surrounding and work towards a greener and brighter future. The school thus provides a perfect blend of curricular and co-curricular activities to groom the personalities of students in well-rounded manner. Morning Assemblies are conducted based on themes house-wise. The morning assemby includes "new-words" and current affair questions, topic of the word etc. A calm and conducive environment is available all the time for students where they can always feel free to share their anxieties with teachers. School counselor is always available to listen to the worries of the students and to give them a healthy advice. School Hostel is a home away from home for the students where they have a loving and comfortable atmosphere and at the same time values of discipline are also taught to them.
So, we Apollo, a leading boarding school in Delhi believe in a futuristic approach where the child today will be groomed into a global leader of tomorrow and where 'Signatures are turned into autographs.'