Garrison Academy for Boys is a premier institution of Lahore Garrison Education System. It’s foundation stone was laid by Lt Gen F.S Lodhi, then Commander 4 Corps in June 1983 and was formally inagurated by Mr Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, then Chief Minister of Punjab. It is centrally located in Lahore Cantonment and accessible from all areas of the city through Tufail road and Sarwar road. Garrison Academy for Boys offers classes from 6th to 10th in science subjects only. Academy is affiliated with Federal Board of Education Islamabad for Matric examination.
Develop knowledgable and responsible individuals ready to meet the challenges of 21st century.
Impart high quality broad -based education at affordable cost in a welcoming, happy and safe nurturing environment with special emphasis on character building and personality development.
Prmote the values of patriotism, honesty, mutual respect and positive discipline along with high academic goals and moral values.
>Senior students are given various prefectorial appointments in order to provide them with an opportunity to develop their leadership potential and inculcate in them sense of responsibility justice and devotion to duty. The Head Boy and two Assistant Head Boys are elected through secret ballot held in April every year.
Acting upon the instructions issued by APSACS Secretariat with the aim of involving students in useful pursuits and develop competitive and comrade- ship qualities among them, four houses Senior( 9th-10th) and Junior(6th-8th) have been formed. The names of the houses are Unity, Faith, Discipline and Tolerance
Each house has a House Teacher and an Assistant House Teacher to supervise, conduct and guide the students in all areas of their educational development and co-curriculum / extra curriculum activities.
All the students are required to wear the uniform prescribed by APSACS Secretariat in order to ensure identity and to check the use of expensive / showy dress and maintain uniformity and equality among the students.
Full-sleeve white shirt Grey trousers
Flag green sweater Black socks
Black shoes with laces Green neck-tie with yellow stripes
Full-sleeve white shirt Grey trousers
Black socks black shoes with laces
Monday to Thursday : 0800 hrs to 1405 hrs
Friday : 0800 hrs to 1240 hrs
Monday to Thursday : 0730 hrs to 1325 hrs
Friday : 0730 hrs to 1245 hrs
Tuition fee and allied charges will be reviewed from time to time. Change in school dues is made by the Governing Body and is conveyed to the parents as and when made.
At present, fee concession as policy does not exist in garrison schools. However patron may grant fee concession to deserving cases on compassionate basis. Fee concession is granted for one academic year and may be discontinued if the student fails in his final examination.
"Darakhshan" is Garrison Academy for Boys annual school magazine, portraying the creativity and academic prowess of its student body. Consisting of both English and Urdu sections, contribution and participation in its publication is open to all students of the Academy.
The academic year of the school extends from April to March and is divided into two terms with two short breaks and long summer vacation. In addition to this all gazette holidays are observed. A preparatory leave is given before the start of each terminal examination.
Attendance is compulsory and absentees are dealt with suitably. Leave may be granted in case of illness when a medical certificate will be required and in emergency cases, on the written request of parents/guardians. Absentees/defaulters are fined as under:- Late comers in the morning – Rs 10/-per day Whole day absence without leave – Rs 50/-per day Absenting from class without permission – Rs 50/-per day Leaving school without permission – Rs 50/-per day
Minor discipline cases i.e improper dress etc- Rs 50/-per day Discipline cases i.e disobedience, scuffle, cheating Rs 1000/- at a time Damaging school property : Cost of damaged items plus fine on merit of the case up to Rs 1000/- at the discretion of the Principal. The fine will be mentioned in the fee bill and will be paid directly in the bank. The name of a student shall be struck off the rolls of the Academy if he remains absent without leave for ten consecutive days. In case of readmission the parents will have to pay admission fe