The Jaisalmer Army School was est. on 05 Apr 2010 with only four students. Since the school building had not been completed, it was housed in the HRDC building of HQ 140 Armd Bde, with staff comprised of one Principal & only four teachers. The school was allotted a grant of Rs 10.5 lakhs as school fund from Southern Comd to start with. The school shifted to the present building on 05 Jul 2010. Thereafter, for renovation of Auditorium, the school recd an amount of 11,88,000/-(Rupees Eleven lakh eighty eight thousand only) from HQ Southern Comd. Jaisalmer Army School was upgraded to Army Public School (APS), Jaisalmer wef 01 Apr 2013 vide HQ AWES letter No B/45701/SC/APS-30/AWES dt 08 Jan 2013.
The management took a case for CBSE affiliation up to Secondary level in June 2014 and successfully got the affiliation w.e.f academic session Apr 2015-16 vide CBSE letter received by the school dt.15/07/2015.The CBSE Regn No. is CBSE/Affl/1780024/2015/8508-11. Over a period of time, the school has shown tremendous progress and at present the school is having the strength of 609 children and the staff of one Principal, thirty one teachers, one accountant, one clerk and twelve class IV employees.
Enabling young learners to achieve their full potential and empowering them to become the global leaders of tomorrow.
To provide qualitative education to develop competence both in scholastic & co-scholastic field.
To gauge the potential of child at a formative stage and bringing his talent to the forefront.