The Academic Session begins in early April and ends in March after the final year end examinations. In order to successfully complete a school year, all students arerequired to achieve a minimum of 40% in each subject and a minimum of 75% attendance is compulsory. The Academy takes the responsibility of remedial classes for students who find certain subjects more challenging. Extra tuition classes are organised, after regular school hours, at the school premises and therefore outside tuition during term time is discouraged.
Bala Hissar Academy places great emphasis on the physical development of its students and various games and sport are organized on a regular basis throughout the year. Basketballs, Cricket, Football and Table-Tennis are played under supervision of qualified PTI and students participate in inter-school sports competitions. An annual Sports Event is organised, generating a great deal of enthusiasm and excitement as it is the culmination of year long inter-house sport and games competitions.
An Annual Prize and Speech Day is held is October with great fervour and excitement where outstanding students are awarded special prizes and scholarships. It is followed by Inter-School English Debate in the memory of Lt. Mrs. Humera Amanullah, the co- founder of Bala Hissar Academy.
An institution is renowned by its tradition and values. The vision of the school keeps it growing, and the quality of students it produces is the indicator of its progress. Over the years this institution has played of pivotal role in shaping the personalities of students, who have made a destined mark in various fields. The school is located in mesmerizing scenic beauty of grand mountains and the beautiful green Doon valley which provides pollution free environment and is a boon to children. The mission of the school is to impart quality education in the true sense for all round development of personality by ensuring that student are in full touch with economic, intellectual, social and spiritual spheres of life. For education to be complete it must include not only training of the intellect but also the refinement of the heart and the discipline of the spirit.
The importance of sports as an integral part of education cannot be undermined. This instills a spirit of sportsmanship, co-operation and responsibility in students. At Bala Hissar Academy we try to ensure that all students benefit from a ‘complete’ education. We take pride in developing the young men and women of tomorrow so that they are able to take their place in society with pride and confidence.