Avabai Petit was founded in 1913 as a Boarding
school for Parsee girls upto the Primary
level .The school began with 40 pupils.
It has since then been administered by a
Board of Trustees. In 1963 the Board decided
to accept day scholars from all communities.
The school has gradually developed over
the years until it has evolved into a full
fledged Secondary School. The school is
a recognized private unaided minority institution.
The school is affiliated to the Council
for the Indian School Certificate Examination,
which has its office in New Delhi. It prepares
students for the ICSE (Class X) examinations.
The first batch of Class X had appeared
for the ICSE examination in 2012. Click
here to view ICSE Results
In the heart of the city lies our school
campus that houses large and airy classrooms
and residential quarters for the Boarding
section. The Boarding section is restricted
to the Parsee children. The school has 14
classes, commencing with the Playschool
upto the 10th class. The classes are spread
across 7 acres of lush green land.
The school endeavours to keep the number
of students per class to a minimum, balancing
efficiency and quality, with economy.
The present strength of the school is approximately
1120 students and teaching staff.
The school has a state of the art Primary
and Secondary Library and Audiovisual Room.
There are fully equipped Laboratories for
Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Computer
Fostering the House
To foster character, creativity, team spirit
and healthy competition among the pupils,
the whole school is divided into four houses
namely Ava, Orbit, Petit and Spark. The
children are assigned to one of the houses
from Class I onwards. They wear different
coloured house T-shirts on P.Ed days and
their house colour ties on regular days.
There are Inter-house competitions in arts,
sports, debate, etc held in the school on
a regular basis. This develops a team spirit
and motivates children to work for a common
goal of making their house excel. Each house
is given points based on their performance.
Games and Sports
The school has extensive sports fields.
Basketball, Hockey, Throwball, Athletics,
Table Tennis and Badminton are some of the
games available. Qualified coaches are appointed
to train the children.
Stubents receive trainings in indoor games
like chess, scrabble, carrom etc.
The school also encourages co-curricular
activities such as dance, drama, singing,
debates, elocution etc. through Inter-house
List of Clubs Std V-