Sainik School Kunjpura is one of the first five schools established by the Sainik Schools Society, New Delhi in 1961. At present there are 25 such schools covering all the states of the country. This school was founded by (late) Shri V.K. Krishna Menon, the then Defence Minister of India, on 24th July, 1961. The school is situated off the G.T. Road, 8 Kms away from Karnal Town.
The primary aim of the school is to prepare boys academically, mentally and physically for entry into the National Defence Academy. It enables boys from economically weaker sections of the society to take up an illustrious officer career in the Armed Forces of the nation. Character building, dedication, patriotic outlook and esprit-de-corps are the qualities which are promoted by the Sainik Schools.
At present the school has 622 cadets studying in classes VI to XII.
The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. The school prepares boys for compulsory science stream for all India Secondary School and all India Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations. Sports and other co-curricular activities are given equal emphasis along with the academics in the school so as to develop an all round balanced personality of leadership by making NCC training compulsory for all the boys of the school. It helps the boys to grow as well disciplined young men.Sainik School Kunjpura basically caters for the boys of the state of Haryana and Union Territory of Delhi but certain seats are available for outsider also. There is a very liberal scheme of scholarship which is provided by the concerned State Govt./ Union Territory Administration on the basis of income slabs of boy's parents. The school is a member of the Indian Public Schools Conference (IPSC).
Our School Motto :
The motto of the school is embodied in Sanskrit words सिद्धिम् सन्नद्ध: meaning 'Ready to Accomplish'.
Total Area : 276 Acres