Arun Chandra High School is one of the oldest and most prestigious secondary schools in Noakhali District, Bangladesh. It was established in 1914 by Arun Chandra Roy, a renowned lawyer and social reformer. The school is located in Maijdee, the administrative center of Noakhali Sadar Upazila. It is affiliated with the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Comilla.
History and Achievements
The school was founded with the aim of providing quality education to the students of Noakhali, especially the underprivileged and marginalized sections of society. The school started with only 12 students and one teacher, but gradually expanded its infrastructure and facilities over the years. The school was nationalized in 1973 by the government of Bangladesh.
The school has produced many eminent personalities in various fields, such as politics, education, literature, journalism, law, medicine, engineering, and civil service.
The school has also achieved remarkable results in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations over the years, securing many top positions in the merit list.
Facilities and Activities
The school has a spacious campus with modern amenities, such as classrooms, laboratories, library, auditorium, playground, mosque, canteen, etc. The school has a total of 60 teachers and 2,000 students in 10 sections from class six to class ten.
The school offers various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for the students, such as sports, cultural programs, debates, quizzes, science fairs, etc. The school has several clubs and societies, such as science club, math club, language club, literary club, etc.
The school also organizes various events and celebrations throughout the year, such as annual sports day, annual cultural festival, victory day, independence day, teachers’ day, etc.
The school has a strong alumni association that maintains a close relationship with the current students and teachers. The alumni association provides financial and moral support to the school and its development.
Arun Chandra High School is a symbol of pride and glory for the people of Noakhali. It is a place where generations of students have learned and grown under the guidance of dedicated teachers. It is a place where dreams are nurtured and achievements are celebrated. It is a place where history is made and legacy is preserved.