Near Civil Aerodrome, Kanpur Cantt, UP (India)

Who We Are

The sanctions to establish Army Public School in Kanpur was accorded by Army HQ vide their letter No M/42044/AWES/27/CW-4 (a) dt 08 Jan 92. The school started functioning wef 06 Jul 1992. The school was functioning in the MES re-appropriated TRS huts Nos H-20 to H-25, HC-4 & HC-5 and H-13 & H-14 on temporary basis since 30 Jun 2016. Provision of new school building under MWP at Kanpur was sanctioned on 31 Mar 2011 .The school campus is spread over in vast area of 14 acres. The construction work was completed in Mar 2016 and school shifted to new building during summer vacation 2016. The new School building of APS, Kanpur was inaugurated by Lt Gen Shokin Chouhan, YSM, SM, VSM, GOC Strike 1 on 28 Jun 2016. The school from class VI to XII is functioning from its new building whereas, Classes of I & V are being run at its old location.

The School is governed by the Army Welfare Education Society(AWES) . The Management Committee consists of fifteen members including a representative from the Directorate of Education, two teachers’ representatives and a parent representative. The Patron of the School is the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief , Head Quarters, South Western Command and the Chairman of the School is the General Officer Commanding, HQ Kanpur Area.

The Campus is located on the main Kanpur – Senior Wing located at Near Civil Aerodrome Cantt kanpur & Primary Wing Located at Nathu Singh Road atleast 05 kms from Kanpur Airport, and 05 kms from Kanpur Railway Station

Main Building
  • At the heart of the campus is the impressive barakes with Administration, Primary School and Senior wings.
  • In addition to the spacious classrooms, the Academic Block houses the library, science and computer laboratories, specialist Audio Visual room.
  • The Administration wing includes the Reception area, executive offices which provide round the clock monitoring of the School’s technical system.
Play Fields

The Campus is generously provided with outdoor spaces for sporting activities, including football, cricket, hockey, athletics track, basketball courts and volleyball courts.

Technology Serving Education
  • 100% power and water backup
  • 100% light and temperature control
  • Production and monitoring of premium brand drinking water
  • Campus-wide broadband connectivity for anywhere anytime
  • Campus-wide wi-fi network


APS Kanpur stands for imparting academic excellence as well as ensuring holistic development so that each and every student passing through its portals faces the world with integrity and sound character. We forge strong and positive connections with students so they can achieve independence, build confidence and cope with changing post- modern and globalized world. The school has blended global education with strong local roots. The students learn to think to think inter naturally, which upholds their own rich cultural heritage.

In the years ahead we look forward to building characters of children who will put back into society as much as they have taken so as to build a world that is both equitable and progressive


APS Kanpur’ mission is to provide a safe haven where everyone is valued and respected. All staff members, in partnership with parents and families are fully committed to continuing the tradition of excellence in an ever changing world.

Within a safe and supportive environment, we provide a relevant, high quality education and prepare our diverse student body for future endeavors. We honor achievement and promote pride in ourselves, in our school and in our community.

Our goal is to create relevant learning that help them develop the knowledge, critical thinking skills and character necessary to succeed in a technologically advanced world.