Banani S Hazarika – Army Public School, Tezpur, Assam
Teaching has been my passion and being in teaching-learning process has always been a dream for me says Mrs. Banani S Hazarika, Principal of Army Public School, Tezpur, Assam. Her journey with APS began in 1996, and since then there is no looking back.She served the Army Public Schools for the last 21 years in various capacities as a Teacher, Vice-Principal and now as the Principal of APS Tezpur.She got the opportunity to be associated with Army Public Schools at various places of the country, which are run by Army Welfare Education Society (AWES) after she got married to an Army Personnel.
She spoke about her journey at APSs so far as an educator and expressed her views on education in this interview.
She confidently states that Army Public Schools provide education for overall development. “The students of Army Public Schools have been excelling in academics and other co-curricular activities. Students come here and fulfil their dreams. Our students have reached excellence in their respective fields and have curved a niche for the school and themselves. And that is the hallmark of Army Public Schools. When a child graduates from APS, a parent can expect their child to be a disciplined individual, equipped with life-skills to face the challenges of life.”
APS Tezpur is one of the leading Army Public Schools of the country in both scholastic and co-scholastic areas.Her journey at APS Tezpur has started in 2012 and she had the privilege to see the school growing from strength to strength. She mentions it as an overwhelming experience to see APS Tezpur, situated in a cantonment near a small town of Assam, securing 4th position in the country in class XII board examination.
She gives credit to the team work and dedication of faculty members along with the support and co-operations of management & parents.She points out, education should enable a student to carry out their duties as responsible citizens. Her aim is to instil in her students the values and skills that are the characteristics of a good denizen. Her main focus is student achievement. The school establishes high standards for the students and provide the necessary ground to achieve their goals.
Her vision is continuous development of the school, providing a positive school environment on the basis of care and trust.
She quotes-”Discipline is the hallmark of APS Tezpur. We expect our students to show proper behaviour at all times. Teaching children to take responsibility for their behaviour is one of the important goals of our institution.”
Army Public School
Tezpur, PO: Dekargaon, Solmara
Assam – 784501
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