LATE MRS. SANTOSH GAUR
LATE MR. N.K. GAUR
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
MR. NIRMAL GAUR - CHAIRMAN
It is an English medium co- educational residential school recognised by the State Government and affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi and prepares children for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education ( ICSE -10 ) and the Indian School Certificate ( ISC - 12 ) Examinations. These examinations are recognised by State Education Boards and Universities as equivalent to the High School and Intermediate examinations respectively, and after passing ISC - 12 examination, a child can either join graduate courses at any university or can compete for admission to professional courses such as medicine, engineering and technology and also for entrance to National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla (Pune).
Mussoorie, in India, is known as “The Queen of the Hills” and is a famous tourist spot. People from all over the world come here either to spend summer vacations or for the education of their children. Mussoorie is a small town of British origin with famous institutions.
It is 35 km away from Dehra Dun the capital of Uttarakhand.
Mussoorie Public School is situated on the famous Mall in the heart of the town. Sites adjoining Mussoorie Public School are the famous Rope Way to Gunhill and the General Post Office, which is very close to the main entrance of the school. The famous Camel’s Back Road also provides the school with its second entrance, where vehicles can reach right up to the school campus. The Mall Road is the favourite haunt of the teachers of Mussoorie Public School for an evening stroll. Ninety percent of the luxury Hotels of the town are situated on the Mall giving a vast choice and variety to the visitors.
Approach to Mussoorie
The school office, assembly flat, dining rooms, dormitories for girls and sub-junior boys are located in the main building, Pratap Bhawan, which has with it about 2 acres of land for playground and gardens. A spacious hall, with a seating capacity for 450, is situated close to Pratap Bhawan. The Auditorium also serves as an Assembly Hall, an indoor games complex, apart from other activities conducted here.
The class rooms are located in the academic block, another wing contiguous to the main building. Dormitories for senior boys, and science laboratories are located in Vivekanand Bhawan, adjacent to the academic block, on Camel's Back Road.
Programmes of S.U.P.W.(Socially Useful Productive Work) through 'Shrama-dan' are also organised.
Information about the Computer Department
The school as in previous years has continued its effort in making “Computer Literacy” a prime agenda in its curriculum.The school is equipped with an advanced Computer lab with all modern facilities needed to enhance better computer knowledge to its students. The computers have the adequate configurations needed for conducting I.C.S.E and I.S.C classes. The main aim of Computer Department is to provide Good Education as well as Dynamic knowledge to the students so that in future they can easily perform their task.
The lab is equipped with a Windows Server 2003 (SERVICE PACK-2, 50 GB HARD DISK, 4 GB RAM), which has 16 interconnected nodes joined to a hub. All machines are attached to U.P.S to avoid improper shutdown. Also all machines have antivirus to avoid the virus problem.
Besides the department has an OHP (Overhead Projector) which facilitates in conducting seminars and better delivery of lectures to the students. The lab is also equipped with a HP laser printer & scanner for enhancing computer skills.
In keeping in view of the modern technological advancement the department is not only equipped with basic software packages but has also installed latest software modules in the machines.
The software present are as follows :
The department has staff that teaches children starting from Junior (Class KG - Class V), Middle Section (Class VI - Class VIII) and Higher Section (Class IX - Class XII).
The Courses covered are as follows :-
The department has started imparting computer education to language students so that it can be used beneficial for their future.
PRATAP BHAWAN, MUSSOORIE - 248179 UTTARANCHAL