"Him Academy Public School, Hiranagar is a day cum boarding school located at Hiranagar, Hamirpur affiliated to HP Board of school Education."
Enriched with a favorable, beneficial and homely environment, HAPS provides a congenial boarding life. Hostel life is a unique experience in itself which opens the doors to confidence building, freedom, personality development and self discipline. From a strong academic foundation to the development of a child physical, spiritual and emotional personality, boarding life at HAPS is about holistic development in its true sense.
School has separate hostels for boys & girls, where they are given personal attention and care by experienced Hostel Parent, Chief warden & assistant warden. Each student has a comfortable bed, a book rack and cupboard for their personal belongings. The Hostels are supported by laundry & House Keeping facilities. At HAPS we operate seven day boarding schedule with an academic time table with lessons from Monday to Saturday and weekends offer a rich program e of recreational activities, social occasions, outings and opportunities for students to catch up with themselves.
A calm and refreshing music vitalizes the students in the morning. The day starts with refreshing Zumba, Aerobics and yoga exercises at 6:00 am in the morning followed by School routine, daily games and supervised study hours. Morning walks, nature walks are also important features of our hostel activities.
Food and diet are important aspects of boarding school. HAPS provides nourishing and healthy meals to the boarders. Special care is taken to provide a balanced and nutritious diet including cereals, butter, eggs, cheese, fruit, green leafy vegetables, mutton and chicken etc whereas fresh milk is provided to junior students before going to bed.
Proper medical facility is available round the clock for the students. Qualified doctor is available daily for comprehensive medical check-up of the boarders who is supported by a residential nurse. Sick children are served special food according to the requirement.
A strong proficient team of Dean of student’s welfare (D.S.W.) and Dean of students welfare (D.D.S.W.) aided with a personal counseling cell helps students to tackle and overcome any stress that they may feel due to home sickness or any other reason. Students are taken care by Support Staff which includes Chief Hostel Wardens, Wardens, Assistant Wardens and Maintenance Staff. Each dorm is under the personal care of a Warden. A very well trained and experienced team of teachers and hostel staff supervises and facilitates the students in the process of becoming self-reliant.
Audio Visual Facilities
The audiovisual display is used in the common room for recreational activities like showcasing of movies and T.V. Programs. To break the monotonous routine, hostellers are also taken to the PVR to watch movie now and then.
Communication with Parent
24 hours telephone and video calling facility is provided outside every room. Each student is given a day to contact his/her parent.
Along with this they are taken for small picnics to some places of historical importance and temples. All the students, who have their birthday, cut the cake and enjoy party with their friends,. Every month the boarders are taken for outings. Food Fests are organized every month.
Preparatory classes are conducted for all boarders in the evening. During these classes experienced faculty members of the school take doubt removal sessions for boarders. Students are given enough time for self study. Two hours per day are allotted to them for preparation of board as well as competitive exams . Night Study Hours are supervised by the Hostel parents.
Personality Building Programs
A number of personality development programs are organized for the holistic development of the children. Spoken English classes are structured. SEVA assembly, Dressing Up Workshops, Eating and Etiquette Workshops are some other programs worth mentioning. Students are also prepared for national and International Conferences and inter school competitions.
School Clinic is a unique initiative taken up by the school for the students falling in the age group of 6years to 14 years. In school Clinic students with special education need are provided specific remedial help in the form of a number of competency based worksheets. A considerable improvement in the academic performance of students has been found through this feature.
Cultural and Sports Activities
School strives hard to engage students in various games and sports activities such as Athletics, Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, Hand ball, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho, Table Tennis, Yoga, Karate, Swimming, Carom Board, Chess and P.T. For this purpose, a yearly calendar is framed separately for hostlers.
Safe and Secure Environment
The campus and hostel are put under 24X 7 X 365 CCTV surveillance in order to provide protected environment to strengthen school at night. The entrance and exits are fully under controlled access. Campus residents are regularly trained with safe and secure methods to be adopted whenever required.