Army Public School Shillong
The Army Public School Shillong was established on 22 March 1983 as Army School Shillong. The school was built with the purpose of bringing about the overall development of the students by promoting academic excellence, discipline, character, values and by fostering a spirit of national integration among children, especially those of Army personnel.
Till March 1983, HQ 101 Area was running a regimental school called “Rhino Public School” which was merged and renamed to Army School Shillong on 23rd March 1983 and later to Army Public School Shillong on 1st July 2013 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society.
Since 1983 the school has witnessed rise and groomed generations of all – rounded citizens. This was only possible due to the excellent leadership of the School Management Committee, dedication of the Principal, Teachers and the support of the Parents.
The school has carved a unique niche for itself as a seat of excellence. It lifted the coveted trophy for the “Best Overall Senior Secondary School” in 2005, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2016 in Eastern Command. It has been a tradition for the students of Army Public School Shillong to receive merit certificate from CBSE for their outstanding performance at the Secondary School Examination and Senior School Certificate Examination (XII) conducted by CBSE, New Delhi. The former students of the school are working in almost every sector or field. Whether it is the Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Reputed Electronic Media, Public Sector Banks, Judicial Service, Engineering, and Medicine etc. the presence of the alumni of the school is there who are rendering their services as dedicated and skilled citizens of the Motherland