Prahar organization began with residential camps to spread soldierly qualities in the society. The camps led children to have a thorough disciplined lifestyle habits. This prompted the parents to have their children associated with Prahar for a longer duration of time. Hence, the idea of 12-hour non-residential school took birth.
C.P.& Berar Education Society is very old reputed educational institution of Nagpur. The found fathers of C.P.& Berar Education Society were of the view, that, to add lustre to the overall personality of a child, military training is essential along with the routine academics. The society, therefore, in collaboration with Prahar- Samaj Jagruti Sanstha started Prahar Military School.
1) Late Shri Annasaheb Gokhale
2) Late Shri Bapusaheb Kagbhat
“We believe that education should ignite minds for overall development. Knowledge, thus gained with military training will widen the perspective and give global vision. This will help in making a student dynamic to face any kind of challenges ahead.”
Mr. Balasaheb Mahajan- A renowned personality of Nagpur
Late Col Sunil W. Deshpande VSM (Retd.)
Founder President, Prahar Samaj Jagruti Sanstha
The aim off Prahar Military School is to integrate military education and bring dynamism in the overall personality of the students. Prahar Military School is a temple of learning where a child is not only shaped in academics but is ignited to become a powerful resource under the earth, on the earth and above the earth, to face challenges with soldierly mindsets.
A School with a difference.
Daily Routine of a Prahari
On getting admission in the school, the students will be called “Prahari”.
A Prahari Learns
Prahar Military School lays emphasis on developing love for sports amongst the Praharis as, sports not only makes us physically fit but also makes our mind agile.
Sports played in Prahar Military School are:
To give exposure to Praharis in various fields and to teach them the art of adjustment, Prahar Military School organizes two camps in a year.
1. Educational / Visits to Armed Forces Establishments
Students of Vth, VIth, VIIth are taken to various educational camps and students of class VIIIth, IXthand Xth are taken for visit to military establishments.
2. Prahar Basic Camp
This camp is organized at Prahargadh and is for the entire school. This camp is aimed at basic military education which includes drill, physical exercises, educative military documentaries and adventure activities. The duration of this camp is 7 days.
Visits to Armed Forces Establishments:
A very unique feature of Prahar Military School is the visits that are conducted every year to visit various military establishments. This is basically done to motivate the Praharis to join the armed forces and also to create awareness amongst them of the lifestyle of the armed forces personnel posted at different areas. It also helps in arousing patriotic fervour amongst the Praharis.
The Praharis have visited the following establishments:
Late Smt. Leelatai Deshpande was mother of Col Deshpande and was an excellent painter. She was expert in sketching and was a renowned artist. This competition is held in her memory every year on 17th July which happens to be her birthday. Every year more than 30 schools participate in this competition.
The next generation should be made aware about environment conservation. To instil this habit in them, lessons have to be taught right from school days. On the same lines it was brought out that the water bodies in the cities of the country are getting choked up due to immersion of idols during festivals. Hence, Prahar Military School decided to organize an eco-friendly Ganesh idol-making competition. In this competition too, many schools participate every year and make beautiful idols of Lord Ganesh using biodegradable materials.
Another popular game in Indian sports is Handball. Handball as a sport is considered to have the art of accurate reflexes and precise judgement. It also makes a student brisk with his actions and also instils composure. To promote this game Prahar Military School every year organizes inter-school Handball Competition.
Since its inception Prahar Military School has been winning laurels in all its fields.
Mode of Admission:
A primary assessment will be conducted in school for the admission. This assessment will be based on the course of previous class of the child(subjects included are English, Maths, Science). After the student clears the assessment, the Principal will conduct personal discussion with the students followed by the parents. The admission confirmation will strictly be restricted to Principal’s opinion.