Sonipat, also spelled as Sonepat, is an ancient town and a municipal council in the Sonipat district in the Indian state of Haryana. Sonepat comes under the National Capital Region and is around 20 kilometers from Delhi (Sindhu Border). The Yamuna River runs along the eastern boundary of the district. Sonipat comprises of 3 sub-divisions namely Sonipat, Ganaur and Gohana.
It’s believed that Sonipat was founded as Swarnaprastha by the five Pandava brothers during the times of Mahabharata. Mythologically, it is one of the five towns demanded by Yudhisthira from Duryodhana as the price of peace. Sonipat shares its borders with Delhi (National Capital) in south, Panipat district in the north, Uttar Pradesh state in the east and Rohtak district in the west. Sonepat is also a home to many industries. Atlas cycle industry, OSRAM India, electric construction and equipment co. ltd., L&T overseas, etc., are few of the industries that are located in Sonepat, Haryana. Sonepat is also a home for many universities. Such as, Deenbandhu chhotu ram university of science and technology, OP jindal global university and bhagat phool singh mahila vishwavidyalaya.
NURSERY SCHOOLS IN SONEPAT-:
1. MOTHER’S MUSKAAN
The school is situated near Vikram palace, Murthal road, Sonepat- Haryana. The school runs classes from playgroup to UKG. At Mother’s Muskaan, learning is fun through creative and visual imagery, group activity, communication, music, dramatic play, storytelling etc. The teachers have friendly, caring and affectionate attitude towards children. The class rooms are spacious and air conditioned. The classrooms are beautifully decorated with various articles. These classrooms also have various audio visual aids and Montessori equipment to teach the students in an effective and interesting way.
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS IN SONEPAT-:
1. APPOLLO INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Apollo International School is Co-educational, English medium and residential/boarding in nature, with Classes from III to XII. The school is affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education. The school is also a member of CBSE Sahodaya Group, Sonepat region. School also has a membership of UKIERI (United Kingdom India Education Research Initiative) and ISA (International School Award). The school offers wide facilities for a variety of activities including Dramatics, Music (Vocal and Instrumental), Art and Painting etc. Inter House competitions for participation in Extempore, Speaking, Debating, Elocution, Skit, and Short Story Narration is provided. Nature walks, picnics, treks and educational tours are also regularly organized. The school campus is spread over 76acres, dotted with lawns, parks and huge open spaces.
2. JP JAIN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL
J.P. JAIN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL is located on Devru Road in Sonepat. The school aims at providing quality education to students. It is an English medium, co-educational school affiliated to C.B.S.E., New Delhi. The school has world class educational facilities being provided to the students and offers education from Nursery to Class XII. The campus of J.P. Jain Senior Secondary School is well equipped with the modern infrastructural facilities such as spacious ventilated class rooms with the latest teaching aids, rich library, state-of-the-art computer lab, science labs and playground. To ensure the overall development of the children, the school encourages the students to take part in various co-curricular activities held in school such as music, dance, arts and sports.