Founded in1975 under the ageis of Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Committee,GHPS,Vasant Vihar is located in the posh south Delhi area. Spread over 14 acres of land, it provides a noise free environment to the students. The school with its motto”vidya vichari ta paropkari” meaning thereby that he who does well to others is learned, follows it too.
Says school principal , ”Learning is a life long experience” and therefore he keeps updating his knowledge and motivates the teachers to do the same. Various seminars and workshops are organized for students and teachers alike to expose them to the latest techniques.
The school firmly rooted in the sikh culture and values imparts the same.” The school is doing its bit to make people aware about our religion”, says Harleen kaur ,a class XII science student.” Every morning hymns are sung from Guru Granth Sahib thereby teaching us the values conductive to our culture”, she adds.
The school well equipped with latest infrastructure makes learning pleasurable experience. Math, Biotech, Science and English lab enable the students to learn in an interesting innovative manner. The pre-primary section with special furniture and all facilities for four year old, nurture the child in a homely environment.
The school also has a separate section for the differently-able students.” We did not want these special children to left out. They are very much part of the GHPS home and so we started this section eight years ago specially for the” says the principal. Regular counseling sessions to boost their confidence help them work and perform at par with their able counter parts
Olympic size swimming pool, plush conference room with modern technology, and indoor gymnasium and auditorium are some of the other features that adds to be the growth of the students overall personality. The unique school museum house not only the school history but also exhibits coins in script ions and other artifacts of yester years.
“At GHPS,we don’t only just focus on academics. Our students have done the school proud by wininng accolades at national level and international level. The vast playfield and sports facilities with special arrangements have produced cricketers like Atul Wasan,national swimmer Topsy Ahluwalia,football player Sunny Sarkaria etc.