The Aditya Birla Public School, Grasim Vihar, Rawan, Raipur was established as DAV Public School in the year 1995, under the aegis of Grasim Cement. DPS came into role in 1997.
Subsequently in 2004 DPS was rechristened to The Aditya Birla Public School. The school was set to fulfill the need of quality education for the children of Grasim employees and the surrounding locality. The school is located at Rawan, (Raipur district, C.G) is about 70 km away from Raipur The Aditya Birla Public School is an English medium co-educational Senior Secondary (10+2) day cum boarding institution affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. As on date the school imparts education to more than 600 students of whom about 80 are Boarders (56 boys & 24girls.
Our Aim is to impart sound & liberal education to boys and girls during their impressionable years- the type of education that would lay stress on character building, team work, esprit-de-corps, physical development, and to infuse in them a spirit of adventure fair play and justice. We aim to:
• develop among our students a feeling of pride in Indian culture and produce citizens ,who will be truly Indian and will rise above social, communal, religious and provincial prejudices.
• develop an attitude of positive response to the persistent demands of changing society, yet firmly upholding belief in our basic values and standards.
• we strive to inculcate a keep spirit to make the students a highly alert and motivated individual equipped to meet the challenges of the modern world.
The Aditya Birla Public School, a premier English Medium school set up under the aegis of Ultratech Rawan Cement Works is affiliated to C.B.S.E., New Delhi up to Senior Secondary classes for Science and commerce streams. It is a co-educational day cum boarding school catering to the needs of the children of Company employees. The school has also opened gates to those residing in and around Raipur district to serve the educational needs of the people in such a far-flung area of the state.
It is situated about 78 km each from Raipur Railway Station as well as Bus stand far from noise and other pollutions of the city. The campus is spread over an area of about 5 hectares and has a picturesque landscape dotted with a large variety of trees.
The School, besides academic excellence and intellectual development of the children, endeavors to help them discover their innate talents and abilities. It seeks to instill good habits, positive attitudes and values such as good manners, discipline, punctuality, self-respect as well as respect for others, dignity of labor, team spirit, fair play, compassion, freedom of mind and scientific temperament.
To inculcate these qualities the school offers a wide spectrum of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and work experience such as debates, dramatics, quiz contests, oratorical contests, essay competitions, commercial art, music and dance, excursions etc. for the students. The school has adequate facility for various indoor and outdoor games and they are equally emphasized. As a matter of fact these activities form an integral part of the school curriculum. Annual Sports Meet and Annual Day are compulsorily organized. Students are also encouraged to participate in district / zonal / state level cultural and sports activities.
To cultivate and awaken in the child a healthy competitive skill the entire school has been divided in four houses:
- 1. Arun House
- 2. Bhaskar House
- 3. Martand House
- 4. Ravi House
Each house is supervised by two House Masters who are assisted by House Tutors and a team of students led by house-captain, who share responsibilities in managing routine activities which helps, cultivate leadership and feeling of cooperation.
The school has a team of well qualified teachers and staff dedicated to their work and always willing to shoulder any responsibility when called upon.