Countless Indians who were working in Salalah had been constrained to abandon their families, inferable from the way that there was no methods for giving training to their kids here. It was a since quite a while ago esteemed dream for the Indian ostracize network of Salalah to set up a network school in this city.
Unmistakable individuals from the Indian Community took up the activity; and the fantasy turned into a reality when Indian School Salalah opened on eleventh July 1981. Numerous families were re-joined together and kids got the occasion to develop under the direction, love and care of both their folks. In this way, other than giving instruction, the school satisfied a profoundly felt social and psychological condition. At first, it began working under the protection of the Indian Club in their premises close to the Al Hasn Palace. In the principal year 1981-82, there were only 74 understudies and classes from LKG to IV. Later the school was moved to a leased structure in New Salalah for a brief period till a piece of the current structure was developed.
In September 1985, the school moved from New Salalah area to its current structure which at that stage had only 10 study halls and two different rooms. Later the structure was stretched out in stages and new wings were added to oblige the expanding number of understudies and give better offices.
On October 31, 1988 another School Management Committee was established by the Embassy of India and the school began working under the guideline of the Ministry of Private Education, Government of Oman.
The school has been developing consistently step by step. It sent its first cluster of understudies for the All India Secondary School Examination in the year 1988 and was moved up to senior optional level in the year 1992. English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science and Biology were educated in Class XI. The primary group of Class XII dropped in May 1994. Afterward, different subjects like Accountancy, Business Studies, Economics, Informatics Practices, Physical Education and Entrepreneurship, Psychology and Sociology had been presented in senior auxiliary classes.
The school is independent in account. It doesn’t get any guide from any administration or other association. It capacities on the expenses gathered from understudies. Nonetheless, for the improvement of the foundation, the school coordinated diverse raising money programs likes vehicle pools, fun-reasonable, supported run, Holi mela, Bharat Darshan, presentations, jubilee 2015, distribution of gift magazines on consummation of 10, 25 years and 34 years. Over thirty years of promising development is a thrilling encounter.
During silver celebration, a silver celebration festivity board was established in August 2005 under the chairmanship of Mr. A R Nair, the longest serving leader of the School Management Committee to commend the silver celebration of the school.
The school commended its silver celebration in style on eighth February 2006.The board of trustees comprised of the present and ex-individuals from the school the executives council and included delegates from the parent network and the school staff. This panel worked energetically towards creating assets for the school and aided in the distribution of the silver celebration keepsake magazine.
His Excellency, Sheik Mohammed Bin Ali Al Qatabi, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar directed the capacity as the central visitor and His Excellency, Mr. Ashok Kumar Attri, Ambassador of India to Oman graced the event as the visitor of honor. They together delivered the school silver celebration trinket magazine.
The School the board in the past had made infrastructural backing to oblige the developing number of understudies quite a long time after year. Being a network association, the administration has its own difficulties in preparing such infrastructural uphold. Pushing ahead, the school chose to coordinate a fair to produce some subsidize. The fair council worked energetically towards producing a decent asset. On 23rd January 2015, jubilee was commended and the school saw a night of fun and skip around, jubilance and cheerfulness, as Indian School Salalah lowered in a mood of party and fun ,seeing the hotly anticipated occasion of its sort in the chronicles of Indian School Salalah, the CARNIVAL 2015.
In middle of the festival, the jamboree council delivered the Souvenir – the VOYAGE (to celebrate 34 years of finishing) which was the significant feature of the night. Mrs. Omana Mathews, the Vice Principal, known by the whole gang in Salalah, who has been working in the school for as far back as 33 years delivered the Souvenir – the VOYAGE.
Today the school has a superb foundation and condition of workmanship offices. Other than a rich green jungle gym, the school has extremely extensive and exceptional Physics, Chemistry, Biology and four Computer Science research facilities, Junior Science and Maths labs, an Audio Visual Aids room, a completely electronic library, a multi reason lobby just as a monumental stage neglecting the jungle gym. Other than these, KG block has a recently constructed overhang and stage. Additionally ISS has gone hello tech with Smart Boards.
At present the school has around 4550 understudies on its rolls. It has classes from LKG to XII and these classes run into a few segments the complete of which is 117. There are 173 educators, 17 non-instructing staff and 42 Omani staff individuals serving the establishment. Dr. Syed Ahsan Jamil is the Acting President of the eleven-part School Management Committee. The School Principal, Mr. Deepak Patankar, is the part secretary of the board of trustees.
The school the board, organization, instructing and non-encouraging will keep endeavoring hard with most extreme earnestness and devotion to take the school to additional statures.