Gateway to NDA
Sainik school, Amaravathinagar is an English medium, residential school for boys providing Public School Education with a military bias upto +2 stage as per the Central Board of Secondary Education Syllabus. In common with other Sainik Schools it has an All India system of selection and examination. Almost every state in India has a Sainik School.
The aim of the school is to prepare the boys academically, physically and psychologically for entry into the National Defence Academy. Character, team spirit, dedication to purpose, a patriotic outlook and a desire to serve the country with zeal and efficiency are the qualities sought to be promoted by the training at the school.
The concept of Sainik Schools originated with Mr. Krishna Menon, who was our Defence Minister in the early 1960s. Mr. Menon felt that a school with rudiments of a military way of life in each state of our country, could go a long way in building up an infrastructure for intake into the NDA. Thus sainik schools came into being in each state.
The school has well-equipped and spacious Multimedia Classrooms and laboratories. The maximum strength of the children in a classroom is 35-40 for an optimum student – teacher ratio.
Computer Labs :
Two Labs with 40 computers each are available for the cadets to enhance their knowledge on computers. Labs are furnished with modern type of furniture. Internet and Broad Band connectivity is provided to be in contact with the world.
To develop the adventurous nature and make the cadets physically robust and mentally strong the activities like Horse Riding, Rock Climbing, Parasailing, Canoeing, Boating, Hot air ballooning are practiced and taught
A well stocked library with 22,000
books is available to take dip in
the ocean of knowledge. Library
classes are planned for all the
cadets. Latest magazines, reference
books, and many more conceptual books are provide in the linrary.
Physics, Chemistry and Biology Labs
Labs for the science subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Biology are available with latest of the equipments and apparatus. It follows all the CBSE norms
To make the cadets physically strong and develop the qualities like team spirit, physical and mental toughness the games like football, Basketball, Hockey, Volleyball, Handball, Swimming, Gymnastics, Karate and athletics are played.