Delhi Public School Ghaziabad was conceived and founded by Mr. Om Pathak, the then District Magistrate of Ghaziabad in 1980 with support from Sh. Dharamvira and Lt. Colonel Dr. GPS Waraich, the then Principal of DPS, Mathura Road.
The school commenced operations in a hired building in Raj Nagar on the 5th September, 1980. The foundation stone of the new building was laid by Sh. Dharamvira, on the 19th of April, 1981 and soon thereafter, the school shifted to its present locale. The school has made steady progress over the past 40 years. Since its affiliation to the CBSE in 1985, 31 batches of class XII have passed through the portals of the school.
Delhi Public School Ghaziabad, a premier English medium co-educational institution of Western Uttar Pradesh is situated on the Delhi-Meerut Highway. A sprawling lush green locale of 15 acres of this 40 year old school provides an environment that is conducive to meet the intellectual pursuits and holistic development of nearly 6000 students who come here to study, to build, to dream, to find their bearing and to blossom into balanced and responsible citizens of whom any country would feel proud. It is a path breaker in pursuit of excellence. DPSG is the ﬁrst school in NCR to get ISO 9001:2008 certiﬁcation by the International body Det Norske Veritas. The school today is recognized as an institution par excellence for imparting quality education with due emphasis on extracurricular activities.
The majestic red brick building with its large playing fields have been the training grounds where generations of youngsters have learned, played, cheered, won and lost many a game
The school provides state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities to the students like basketball courts and playgrounds that meet international standards. Our school has hosted and our students have enthusiastically participated in all sports events like Clusters as well as other skating and shooting competitions held by CBSE.
The school has huge fully air-conditioned auditoriums equipped with all facilities for dance, theater and other literary functions. It also has a Stadia & Amphitheater for conducting assemblies, functions etc.
The school is divided into four separate wings which function efficiently and competently under the able leadership of four Head Mistresses. The teaching and the non- teaching staff allocated to each wing report directly to their respective Heads. This clear distribution of authority and responsibility not only gives structure to the school's functionality but also gives it an impetus to run smoothly.
DPSG is amongst ﬁrst in bringing International education to Ghaziabad. The school has been authorized by International Baccalaureate at Geneva, Switzerland to offer Primary Years Programme [PYP], a futuristic and international programme for classes 1 to 5 students. DPSG has also introduced International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme [DP] for classes XI & XII, which prepare students for international education in the best higher educational institutions.
The heart of DPSG Meerut Road lies in Starz wing with 1400 + early years learners. We have created a caring, loving and secure environment for our youngest brigade. As part of our IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), we offer a inquiry and play based curriculum, it aims to engage and stimulate young learners and nurture their academic, personal and social development. The programme engages young learners and fosters their development as individuals, both in the classroom and in the world outside. The programme is a broad, balanced curriculum that promotes self-esteem, encourages curiosity and develops problem-solving skills through sustained interactive play.
Starz is an extremely welcoming, friendly and inspiring learning environment. All the classrooms are well lit and spacious. They are well-resourced to ensure children are inspired in their learning. A huge benefit for our Starz students is the beautifully landscaped outdoor play areas - plentiful and perfect for explorative learning in nature.
The wing is headed by Ms. Suprita Dutta and is ably supported by her experienced and trained team of teachers. She is IB PYP trained post graduate with B. Ed. From Jamia Milia Univerrsity She has more than two decades of experience in Early years Education. Under her able leadership the wing celebrates individual uniqueness and encourage self-expression and exploration, while building strong foundations of love and security.
|Ms Suprita Dutta with STARZ kids||Group Photograph of STARZ Teachers|
The Junior Wing ( Classes 3 – 6 ) in DPSG Meerut Road, provides a strong intellectual heartbeat to 1300 learners and 70 teachers. Our teaching faculty is essential to the learning experience of all the learners. At DPSG, we value our teachers. They, in turn, not only teach the curriculum, but also inculcate an enthusiasm for learning and critical thinking. The school gives every student an all-round education built on the foundation of Service, Adventure, Sports, Creative Arts and Academics.
Keeping in mind the current practices in education , the school has conscientiously moved towards a more student directed learning. There is a great emphasis on providing a hands on experience to the student through field trips, live experiments , cross curricular blended learning , research work and presentations.
Children can do many things by themselves when provided with the right environment and the right tools.
The children are moulded into responsible learners through inquiry based learning engagements wherein the facilitators guide them to identify their strengths and interest by bringing in the element of Agency. Participating in the leadership camp helps them to develop social, self management and communication skills.
Young learners with the support of all the facilitators become a balanced and principled student responsible for their own learning.
DPSG, Secondary Wing boasts of a student strength of 2000 students. The emphasis is on the holistic system of education where equal importance is given to developing mind, body and soul. The primary aim is to develop in the student, the qualities of integrity, honesty, trust, tolerance and compassion. And also to promote a spirit of enquiry thereby fostering a scientific temper so that students make decisions based on questioning, analyzing , testing, observing physical reality and hypothesizing.
The faculty at Secondary Wing consists of highly qualified teachers, who have extensive teaching experience in their respective fields. Each faculty member is both a teacher and a scholar, an expert in his or her own field. Moreover, the school’s traditions and accessibility to a broad curriculum add depth to each student’s life.
Senior Secondary Wing
The major performance indicator of the DPSG Senior Secondary Wing is its academic primacy and it has carved a niche for itself by consistently producing the best results in the country and placing the students in renowned universities of national and international repute.
The Senior Secondary or the plus 2 level at DPSG offers a wide range of 27 subjects from which students can choose a programme leading to college/university entrance or a career in business or industry. Extensive counselling sessions are provided to the students as they begin to plan their careers and students receive expert guidance in selecting subjects that are useful in their chosen fields. The faculty of DPSG consists of highly qualified teachers with rich and extensive teaching experience and expertise in their respective fields.
The Senior School curriculum is multi-dimensional which includes a high standard academic programme coupled with a wide range of activities which provide a holistic learning experience to help children become self-reliant, socially sensitive 21st Century learners.
The wing is headed by Ms. Suparna Krishnan, and is competently supported by the trained and experienced cohort of senior wing facilitators. She is a post graduate and IB trained educator who has rendered her services in different capacities in the school since 2011. With her experience in the field of pedagogy and technology, she is adept in current and innovative teaching practices and effective school management. Under her able leadership the students of the senior wing have excelled in various domains of education and the wing thrives as a haven that nurtures excellence.
Ms Suparna Krishnan (HM Sr Sec Wing)
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME (IB DP CLASS XI & XII)
The rigorous and innovative curriculum International Baccalaureate (IB) that is promoted at DPSG is a stimulating educational programme that dexterously merges academic orientation with a range of diverse and rich extracurricular pursuits thereby shaping children into socially proactive, well-rounded, global citizens.
A global outlook, Open mindedness, efficacy in multiple domains, lifelong learners are the premium qualities needed today. As a 21st century organization, the DPSG IB world school desires to set an approach to learning that incorporates inquiry, research, analytical thinking and an ethical approach that becomes a lifetime habit.
As committed IB practitioners, our teaching faculty at DPSG are experienced international educators and the driving force behind the school’s academic success. Our classrooms are vibrant student-centred environments where inquiry-based approaches are balanced with direct teaching.
Our excellent results at IB class XII examinations bear testimony to the excellence of the teaching faculty who create a challenging and stimulating learning environment. Our IB students pursue undergraduate programme with merit scholarships from the top universities of U.S.A, Canada and Germany. Students who chose to remain in India for higher studies they study at reputed colleges / universities including Shri Ram college (DU), Kirori Mal College (DU) and universities in Delhi NCR.
Gopalraj Rangaswamy serves as the school’s Head of IB Diploma Programme since 2016. He has over 20 years of teaching experience and brings the benefit of over 15 years of IB practice in varied positions of teaching and leadership. In addition to his IB DP responsibilities, he teaches IB Computer Science and IB Theory of Knowledge. Mr. Rangaswamy is an open minded person with a sound and optimist outlook for all things in life, he possesses the excellent ability to motivate others, coupled with the ability to communicate comfortably at all levels, therefore ensuring excellent working environment for all members.
Mr Gopalraj Rangaswami (IBDP Coordinator)
Besides DPSG Meerut Road, The DPSG Society has total 9 more schools.
Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Vasundhara commenced on May 3, 1999 and has carved a niche for itself in the vicinity. DPSG Vasundhara with its comprehensive vision of, 'A happy school with a blend of values, tradition, technology and a quest for excellence' stands committed to impart quality education for the holistic development of the children. The school encourages and endeavors to hone all creative and intellectual faculties of the children. The School's approach illustrates the inter-relationship of all disciplines of knowledge, promotes social and reﬂective thinking, and fosters the ability to face the myriad challenges of life comfortably. The technology enabled classrooms coupled with interactive curriculum transaction, makes learning a more engaging and joyous experience. A constant drive for excellence distinguishes the school as one of the top ten schools of the country.
The DPSG International
The DPSG International came into being in the year 2008 - a school that has established systems to enable lifelong learning, self-development and improved performance for excellence all round. The school involves all stakeholders in understanding and implementing the mission and quality objectives and ensures effective delivery of curriculum keeping in view current educational thinking and pedagogy - a school that makes learning a joyful experience. DPSG International is now an IB World School running Primary Years Program [PYP] of International Baccalaureate. PYP is a futuristic and international programme for classes 1 to 5 students.
DPSG Dehradun is the ﬁrst co-educational day school established outside Ghaziabad in the year 2014 by the DPSG Society. The School offers the CBSE curriculum from Grade 1-12. The School has been designed to provide world class education complemented with the best day- school facilities.
DPSG Palam Vihar
DPSG Palam Vihar, Gurugram, Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Society acquired erstwhile Chiranjiv Bharti School, Palam Vihar and its associate schools in 2016 under the expansion programme to mark its presence in Gurugram. DPSG Palam Vihar is now poised to redeﬁne school education, setting new benchmarks to become a destination school for the students residing in Gurugram.
DPSG schools are known for their high academic excellence together with achievement in sports and co-scholastics. DPSG PV is committed to imparting world-class education to each student that shall foster academic excellence, physical ﬁtness, psychological and spiritual health with social consciousness.
DPSG Sushant Lok
DPSG Sushant Lok, Gurugram, DPSG Society also acquired the erstwhile Chiranjiv Bharti School, Sushant Lok in 2016 with the objective to impart world class education for the overall development of the students.
DPSG Sushant Lok offers to its students an education, which is 21st century in its approach, driven by a passion for knowledge and seeking brilliance in every idea of student and learning.
DPSG Sushant Lok is built on the culture that fosters innovative thinking, application of technology in traditional systems of education, together with a commitment to revolutionize learning for a better tomorrow. Sushant Lok is a school that offers the most modern, world-class infrastructure while imparting age-old values to the coming generation.
DPSG Starz, In 2016, the DPSG Society had set up pre-school in Gurugram with the concept of empowering each child to be an enthusiastic and life- long learner and to be a conﬁdent and responsible global citizen. It takes into consideration that every child is unique and has the ability to grow multi-dimensionally with able guidance of talented teachers and conducive learning environment of the school.
DPSG Damoh, a co-educational day school opened in 2015 by the DPSG Society as a partner school under its expansion program to establish destination schools providing high quality education across India and abroad.
DPSG Sehore, a co-educational day school is promoted by Delhi Public Ghaziabad Society. The school, located at Sehore, M.P is designed to provide world-class education complemented with the best day-school facilities. The school offers the CBSE curriculum from Nursery-Grade 12.
DPSG Faridabad, Among its many acquisitions, DPSG Society acquired the erstwhile Presidium School in April of 2019, putting its 40 plus years of experience in the ﬁeld of education into awakening our young learners' minds, while pursuing excellence in every ﬁeld. Founded with the hope and dream that the quality of education imparted would help see our great nation and its youth grow into responsible, ethical young people of integrity and substance, the name DPSGS has always been synonymous with holistic development.
Our new campus located in the beautiful city of Faridabad, spreads over seven acres of lush landscape, equipped with the latest teaching tools and technology, coupled with committed and dedicated staff, is the ﬁrst school in the area to have a fully functioning 3D Lab which maps the school curriculum for Science and Mathematics from Grade I to Grade XII.
Be it the scholastic or co scholastic domain, our able and trained staff deliver the best possible teaching learning experience a child could wish for, while modelling the values and ethics a child should imbibe.
Pursuing excellence is no mean feat and that is why the USP of the school is “Touching hearts and changing lives. We Care" while abiding by our school motto "Tamso Ma Jyotirgamaya"