College students from two American universities (Drexel University and Villanova University) visit and volunteer at Gayatri Public School every year from two the six months.
Villanova University students are hosting a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) training program for GPS teachers and visiting adults for creating a strong STEM program.
1. STEM Training example: Creating strong bridges in the classroom to learn which angles are important for strength building in structures. Long term application: civil engineering
2. STEM Training example: Measuring height of students using a ruler and creating graphs in excel. Long term application; data analysis in Excel on the computer
All participants will be required to pass a test covering the material of the workshop. All who pass this assessment will receive a certificate from Himalayan Hope Charitable Foundation and Villanova University
GPS building is a three story building with all facilities for the students such as running water, electricity, Internet (wifi) and modern bath rooms for boys and girls. The third floor of the school building is dedicated to residential accommodation for teachers and volunteers. Each residential quarter has its own kitchen and bathroom. Boarding facilities are available for a few out of station students.
GPS is an English medium school and everyone is encouraged to speak in English on the school campus
Gayatri Public school (GPS) is located on land of:
1. Pandit Lachman Ram and Smt. Anpoorna Devi donated to Gayatri Public School (GPS) by:
Shri Rattan Lal Sharma and Smt. Gayatri Devi
Shri Jagdish Ram Sharma and Smt. Hima Devi
2. Smt. Sundri Devi wife of Shri Sidhu Ram Dixit and sister of Pandit Dina Nath donated to Gayatri Public School (GPS) by:
Her son, Gautam Dixit, and her grand Children.
Excellence begins at Gayatri Public School and there is no limit to Your success!
Gayatri Devi Memorial Charitable Trust manages and supports Gayatri Public School (GPS).
Gayatri Public School is a not-for-profit, English-medium high school that provides high quality education in a remote village. Currently, GPS is affiliated with Himachal Education board and will soon have CBSC affiliation.
Gayatri Public School operates 260 days of the year. Gayatri Public School remains open for an additional 45 minutes every school day. All the students work on their homework during this time, focusing on Math, Science, and English. They can work with teachers to resolve any difficulties. Teachers also spend time to sharpen their own skills in English communication and computer use.
Gayatri Public School Address
Kalhun Drive, Ved Nagar, Village Jarehr
Tehsil Jaisingpur, District Kangra,
Himachal Pradesh, 176094, India
Phone Numbers: +91-0-1894-250300 and +0-94592-20043
Gayatri Public School Email: Gayatri.firstname.lastname@example.org
Gayatri Trust Email: Gayatri082000@gmail.com
What does GPS have to Offer?
GPS Sports Club
School Mascot is the Jaguar!
Theme for GPS Sports Club: Healthy Body – Sharp Mind
Everywhere we go (x2) – People want to know (x2),
Who we are – So we tell them,
We are the Jaguars – Mighty Jaguars of Gayatri Public School!!!
Gayatri Public School operates 260 days in a year and has the following main functions during the year.