Nestled within a few acres of green lawns, narrow corridors, classroom congested with chalk-dust and a pleasant persistent white noise of giggles and commotion is situated Dewan Public School, one of the most sought after schools in the region. With more than two decades of existence, the school believes in the concept of comprehensive learning. The School has been consistent with its academic, co-curricular and sports and games achievements at all levels. Dewan’s ideology emphasizes on imparting skills to their students through critical thinking, holistic educational programmes and in getting good values with a substantial focus on academics, co-curricular, sports and other activities, the school makes for a potent breeding ground for future global leaders.
Shri Daulat Ram Dewan
(1902 – 1991)
Shri Daulat Ram Dewan, founder of Dewan Daulat Ram Charitable Trust Society, was born on 20 April 1902 in a family of progressive zamindars in District Sialkot. He passed his matriculation examination with merit. Because of his aptitude towards teaching, he completed Teachers’ Training and took up the job as Head Master of a Middle School. Later on he shifted to Gujrat and worked as a teacher in Khatro Laboha High School, Tanda Estate, Gujrat (Pakistan).
On partition in 1947, like millions of other victims, he was forced to leave his home and stayed in various camps and lastly settled in Meerut to begin a new lease of life again as a teacher. Teaching was in his blood and he was inspired by knowledge, love and service to all. Throughout his life, he followed the supremacy of the Absolute, the brotherhood of the man and the blessedness of peace and goodwill. As a teacher he always wanted his students to be exalted in excellence, truth and purity, learning and wisdom, culture and religion and above all strength of character. His message to the students was: ‘INVENT FOR THE FUTURE AND REDISCOVER THE PAST’. He left behind a legacy of enriching and fulfilling education.