About Us

        The “Assam Rifles High School, Lokra, Dist-Sonitpur (Assam)-784102” was established as a welfare measure to provide low-cost quality education to the children of soldiers deployed in remote and difficult areas. The school is basically welfare measure running in no-profit, no-loss. The brief History of ARHS, Lokra is as under: -

Ø  Assam Rifles School, Lokra (Assam) was inaugurated by Mrs. Neeru Kumar, W/O Lt. Gen. Sushil Kumar and established in 1980 under the aegis of 5th Battalion of Assam Rifles.

Ø  Inspector of Schols, Darrang District Circle, Tezpur (Assam) inspected the “Assam Rifles Junior Public School, Lokra” on 3rd February, 1986 and issued Recognition Certificate (Letter No. 8/Ins/Ven/1) on 25th February, 1986 to run classes from I to VIII w.e.f. Academic Session 1985-86.

Ø  Additional Director of Secondary Education, Assam, Kahilipara, Guwahati-19 accorded provisional academic permission (Memo No. GB/PR/29/95/7 dated 6th June, 1995) to establish a new High School and open Class-VIII in the “Assam Rifles High School, Lokra” (run by 31 Assam Rifles) w.e.f. 1st January, 1995.

Ø  Inspector of Schols, Sonitpur District Circle, Tezpur (Assam) issued “No Objection Certificate” to the “Assam Rifles High School, Lokra” (run by 31 Assam Rifles) on 28th February, 2002 for affiliation to CBSE, New Delhi.

Ø   HQ DGAR, Shillong issued a letter to change the names of all Assam Rifles schools on 24th January, 2003. New name of school was known as “Assam Rifles School, Lokra (Assam)”.

Ø  CBSE team inspected the “Assam Rifles Middle School, Lokra (Assam)” on 8th April, 2003. After inspection, CBSE granted provisional approval of syllabus for Middle Classes (I to VIII) on 15th September, 2004 (Letter No. CBSE/Aff./2352/230052/04/383-86) for a period of 3 years w.e.f. 1st April, 2003 to 31st March, 2006. Code No. allotted to school was 2352/230052.

Ø  Class-IX started w.e.f. Session: 2006-07 but case of upgradation/affiliation could not be processed in June, 2005 due to taken over by 43 Assam Rifles from 31 Assam Rifles.

Ø  Provisional Affiliation (1st Affiliation No. allotted: 230052) for Secondary School Examination of the Board sanctioned by CBSE (Letter No. CBSE/Aff./230052/SL-00307-0708/2007-08/ dated 18th January, 2007) for a period of 03 Years w.e.f. 1st April, 2007 to 31st March, 2010. The “Assam Rifles School, Lokra (Assam)” had started CBSE pattern Class-IX w.e.f. 1st April, 2007 accordingly 1st Batch of Class-X students appeared at the CBSE Examination in the Year-2009.

Ø  Extension of Provisional Affiliation (Affiliation No. 230052) granted to “Assam Rifles Middle School, Lokra (Assam)” for a period of 05 Years w.e.f. 1st April, 2008 to 31 March, 2013.