DEFENCE AUTHORITY MODEL HIGH SCHOOL PHASE VII is a co-educational institution, established on 16 Aug 1989. The school was setup to accommodate children who were affected by DHA's closure of private educational institutions in residential areas and to meet the requirements of the residents of DHA. It became functional on 3 Sep 1989 in the premises of one of the Junior Model Schools in the Seaview area as the present premises was under construction. It began with 6 class-rooms ranging from classes VI to X with 107 students. It had 15 teachers and 10 Administrative staff.
In April 1990 the School moved to its new premises constructed on an amenity plot on Khayaban-e-Hilal Phase VII, DHA on the area of 3000 square yards with a playground. The School has a double storey building. In the same year the primary section was established.
DA Model High School Phase VII takes pride in the excellent test results achieved by our students and their fine record of admissions to selective institutions of higher learning. We believe that our institute of challenge, continuity and care has allowed us to make one of the most dramatic rises to success of any school in recent years. DA Model High School Phase VII is dedicated to empowering students to become accountable, creative, self aware and productive citizens who utilize the knowledge, the skills the social conscious and the desire for continuous learning.
The essential partners in the success story of our school are pupils, teachers and parents. Our school thrives on such a partnership and our students ultimately benefit from it. We aim for excellence in all that we do, and achieve it.
We see education as a partnership between committed and well qualified staff, interested parents and motivated students.
In addition to cognitive learning of basic skills and even critical thinking skills, the emotional and social well being of the pupils is paramount.
Over the years the school has built a reputation for producing students of unmatched academic excellence with sound ethical and moral values. Students are made to channelize their energies towards achieving their goals and professional pursuits with rigor determination and a positive outlook.
Fully air conditioned and equipped with state of the art hardware and software, computer laboratory provide internet facilities to the standards required by the Board of Secondary Education, Karachi.
Well trained and qualified staff are available to assist students. Facilities are regularly updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in information technology and a one to one ratio of computers to students is maintained.
Laboratories, which conform to Board standards, are fully equipped with all the requisite apparatus and chemicals. They are regularly upgraded in accordance with syllabus and student strength requirement.
Air conditioned and comprehensively stocked library provide an environment that promotes self-study, research and investigation. It stocks subject reference material, general reading matter and a number of local and international books and periodicals for the benefit of students and staff. Volumes of thesaurus and encyclopedia are also available for ready reference.
Hygienically maintained canteen with good quality food is available at affordable prices and emphasizing standards of cleanliness.
A well equipped sick room is attended by doctor and nurse for personalized attention of students reported unwell / sick.
Two separate grounds (for boys and girls) for playing football, hockey and cricket.
A spacious auditorium is available for arranging meetings / School Functions etc.
Facility is available.
We aim to provide a special intellectual environment that allows students to engage in complex thinking and problem solving process.
We endeavour to develop analytical, practical and creative abilities in our students and shun rote learning. This will enable them not only to gain knowledge but also evaluate it in a critical manner.
We place a high premium on the inculcation of spiritual, human and patriotic values at every level. Our vision is to see our students of today as responsible citizens of tomorrow.
To be able to translate all our future aspirations into realities, we have:-
Admission policy of the school is as under:
Issuance of Admission Form
Admission forms are issued during January to March for the coming academic session. Syllabus for admission test is also issued with the admission forms. Date of admission test and submission of admission forms is communicated to the parent at the issuance of forms.
Acceptance of the application form only means that child is eligible to apply for admission to the school and does not Guarantee Admission.
Admission remains provisional and is not confirmed unless the following documents are submitted:-
At the time of admission a non-refundable admission fee will be charged.
Result of admission test is the base on which candidates are selected. If number of successful candidate is increased from the number of seats available, the selection is made on the following priorities:
Priority I : Defence
Priority II : DHA Resident
Priority III : Outsiders
Finalization of Admission Procedure
Successful candidate are issued 'Fees Challan' to be deposited into particular Bank Branch within 3 days, failing which the admission is treated cancelled & seat is allotted to the next candidate on merit list.
14th Lane, Khayaban-e-Hilal, Phase VII, DHA, Karachi.
Cell No: 0333-1219666