Raja Rammohan Roy Academy, a residential cum day school is situated in the heart of Clement Town Dehradun amidst sylvan surroundings of a 12 acre campus under the Management of “The Society for the Advancement of Education”. The school is part of a chain of schools called Cambridge Schools . Reflecting the ideologies of the founder who believed first and foremost in advocating a joy in work well done, the school strives to harness the opportunities generated by technology and science for constructive and productive purposes.
With well equipped science laboratories and a sophisticated computer network the school has a library with a collection of more than 10000 books. The school subscribes to more than 40 monthly and weekly magazines and newspapers – a treasure house of fact and fiction.
Affiliated to the council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, New Delhi the academy prepares students for the I.C.S.E. and I.S.C. examinations. Students are enrolled in classes from Pre Nursery to IX and XI. There are four sections in each class with a staff student ratio of 1:30. Apart from a sound academic programme, the school ensures that all students pursue hobbies of their interest. Training in Taekwondo, Judo, Yoga, Gymnastics, Carpentry and Riding is provided. The art and craft hobby clubs have much to offer. Students can opt for Music, Screen Printing, Clay modeling, Robotics, Nature club, Scouts and Guides and Music. Inter House and Inter School activities are spread throughout the school calendar keeping students involved in dance, drama, debates, painting and other creative activities. The pride of the school is its band. The history of this band dates back to the year 1952. In 1991, the school band marched so well that they were invited to take part in a parade on “Martyrs’ Day” the same year. The school band has become an indispensable part of the School curriculum. No school function is complete without its presentation.
The academic year from April to 31st March is divided into three terms. The 1st term is from April to August, 2nd term from September to December and 3rd term from January to 31st March.There is a two month vacation in summer and one month vacation in December. The student Council assists the staff in many ways. Students learn to become responsible and self disciplined.
P.T. and Games are compulsory for all students. Cricket, Football, Badminton, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Basketball and Chess are played regularly. Inter House and Inter School matches keep the students physically fit. Students take part in Inter Council School Sports Meet and District Level Sports Meets.
Talented and deserving students are awarded scholarships and financial assistance. Tennis Academy and swimming pool are under construction. The School has its own transport system to suit the needs of all day scholars.
Under the able guidance of the Principal, Mrs. S Kakiraman, the school banner has always flown high. The school aims to churn out students with a difference. Ex-students of this school have made a mark in government and non-government organizations. The school has, in its existence of 66 years, earned recognition as an institution where liberal and value based education is imparted.