Delhi Public School, Bokaro Steel City ( DPS Bokaro ) established in May 1987 is an English medium co-educational school affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. This is one of the schools run by the Delhi Public School Society, New Delhi, a non-profit making society. Dr. (Mrs.) Hemlata S. Mohan is the present Principal of the school.
Within a short span of time the school has distinguished itself in the field of education because of grand success of its students in board examinations, competitive examinations as well as in the various cultural and sports activities.
School's motto :
"Service Before Self". The students of DPS Bokaro have been continuously proving their mettle in academics and various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities at the state level, national level and international level.
The School is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Examination CBSE, recognized by the Govt. Of Delhi. It follows the board's curriculum and study pattern.
DPS Bokaro Steel City prepares its students for the Board examinations in the Tenth and Twelfth standards according to the CBSE board curriculum.
The subject combinations that are offered to the students applying for admission in the Eleventh standard are as follows:
The school has library facilities in both the buildings of the school. This facility is available to all bonafide students of the school during the school hours. All classes from class I onwards are provided with at least one library period per week. The Library has an open shelf system. Students are not allowed to bring their personal books in the library. Students are allowed to borrow books on their own library cards only.
There are well-equipped and Hi-Tech computer lab in both the wings of the school. In the senior school all computers are interconnected with LAN and WLAN with latest software's installed. Computer education is provided from class I onwards.
Internet & E-mail:
High speed (Broadband) Internet and email facilities are also available in the school. All Students of classes VI to XII have access to these facilities.
IVRS: IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System ) is another facility which enables parents to know about their wards, on automated telephone system.
To enhance the learning ability and skills with hands on material, the school has a number of laboratory systems such as : Physics Lab, Chemistry Lab, Biology Lab, Language Lab, Quiz Lab, Maths Lab, Audio - visual Hall, Social Science Lab, Photography Lab, Eco Club etc.
Games & Sports:
The sprawling campus includes a full-sized playground with football field, Cricket pitches for net practices, Volleyball courts, Basket-ball courts, kho-kho and kabaddi courts as also sand-pits, swing, slides and see-saws for the primary students. A state-of-art gymnasium for work-outs and exercises; Table Tennis, Badminton and Carrom are some of other games that absorb the interest of the students.
The school has its own buses. To meet the demands further, there are comfortable, hired buses. All buses run on the specified routes only.
Allahabad Bank Extension counter:
School has an extension counter of Allahabad Bank where staff and students can open their accounts. Salaries to school staff are paid through this counter only.
There are sick rooms in both the wings of the school. A trained nurse is appointed to attend to sick children as also to provide first aid in case of an emergency. The annual medical checkup of the students is done in the clinic and a record is maintained on the advice of the doctor. The parents concerned are informed if any child needs special attention.
The school runs a charitable school in the name of Deepansh Shiksha Kendra for under privileged children. Students who are found to be academically strong are transferred to Delhi Public School Bokaro Steel City to carry on with their education.
Apart from the academic curriculum the school also has a very active Music department, art and crafts and physical education department.
DPS Bokaro has an eco-club where students learn the importance of preserving nature, and methods to prevent destruction.
The school has a photography department too, to encourage students to take up vocations apart from the regular stuffs.
The school organizes inter-house competitions of many games, including, Kho-Kho, Football, Basketball and Badminton. It also organizes quiz competitions, plays, skits and music and dance competitions at the junior and senior level.