Education

Cantonment Board Roorkee is running a Cantt. Board School Roorkee (from LKG to XII), which is a premier educational institution of Roorkee Cantonment. It is providing quality education to the children of Cantonment area and nearby places since 1930. In the year of 2003 School was upgraded upto Secondary level and got affiliation with CBSE, New Delhi in which classes from LKG to IX are English medium. Since then, school never looked back. The School is providing quality education to socially deprived strata of society. In the year 2013, school was upgraded upto Senior Secondary level in Commerce stream & Humanities stream (in 2017) and got affiliation with CBSE, New Delhi. A Total of 1201 students (801 Boys, 400 Girls) have been enrolled for the academic session 2020 – 21. The Board is having efficient teaching (11 Regulars + 33 on contractual basis) as well as non-teaching staff (05 on contractual basis) to cope up with the studies and other administration related activities of the students & School. Smart Classes/ Digital Classroom have been started in the Senior Wing of the Cantt Board School, Roorkee to provide more interactive learning to the students. Schools are also having well equipped Library with more than 3000 books, periodicals, magazines and newspapers, Physics, Chemistry & Biology, Geography, History Laboratory, Computer Room with Internet facility and PC of latest configuration and E – Learning/Smart Classrooms. The school is equipped with an Overhead Projector, a computer work station connected to screen and an LCD projector.The students are encouraged for participating in various cultural as well as sports activities for the overall growth; create determination and development of each child. Students can practice yoga, cricket, basketball, football, badminton and table tennis every afternoon from 04:00 PM. Coaches are available at the ground on all days except Sundays. To make able for self defense the students especially girl child trained in Taekwondo/ Martial art training in school before the school commences.The school also conduct quiz and debate competitions, which enables the children to improvise their self-confidence. The Board also provides part time Counselors, who counsel the children for various behavioral / teenage problems in order to cope up with the academic session as well as to face / overcome the challenges in their daily life. Further the school takes special initiative by giving special personal attention to the weaker students of the school. The board also had given cash reward in the form of scholarship to the meritorious students and students who having attendance more than 90 % from Class I to XII.A School Management Committee has been constituted since 10-03-2011 and regular meetings have been conducted since then.School has vast playground in Pre-primary, primary and senior sections of the school. There are badminton court, basket ball court, volley ball court and a well equipped gymnasium.School is running NCC activities for Class VIII, IX and X students with 31 boys and 19 girls (50 Cadets) and Scouts & Guide activities for class VI to VIII students.Mid day Meal programme has been sanctioned form state government authorities and at present it is under process. Soon, the student of Cantt. Board School will enjoy the healthy & nutritious meal/diet during the school.

The details of students during the session 2020 – 21 with Boys & Girls Students are as under:

Class TeacherClassBoysGirlsTotal
Pre-primary LKG

UKG
44

54
30

37
74

91
Primary Section I

II

III

IV

V
51

46

73

73

76
42

41

27

31

30
93

87

100

107

92
Secondary Section VI

VII

VIII
69

68

68
33

30

39
102

98

107
Senior Sec. Section IX

X

XI ‘Commerce’

XI ‘Arts’

XII ‘Commerce’

XII ‘Arts’
79

65

06

17

05

18
22

16

01

10

00

11
101

81

07

27

05

29
Total no. of students 801 400 1201