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SRI GURU HARGOBIND KHALSA SR. SEC. SCHOOL
Palahi

      Singh Sabha Khalsa School Palahi was started in the village in 1917-18. The main contribution in the establishment of this institution was of Babu Kartar Singh, S.Gulzara Singh, S.Chanda Singh, S.Darbara Singh, Bhai Harnam Singh, S.Punna Singh etc.

      This school was re-designated as Khalsa A. V. Middle School in the year 1921-22. It was given permanent recognition from the state of Kapurthala and Govt. aid of Rs. 25 per month was granted.

      In April 1943,This school was upgraded to High School. S. Sampuran Singh of Haripur was the headmaster of this school. For certain reasons it could not function properly. I remember the names of S. Jagat Singh Palahi, S. Chhajja Singh, S. Gurnam Singh, S. Gurbax Singh etc. were the first students of the 9th class.

      Rs.15960 (Fifteen Thousand Nine Hundred and Sixty) were deposited by the villagers of this village settled in U.S.A & CANADA. This school received the interest of the deposited amount. The Bank stopped giving interest to the school certain unknown reasons in 1952, but the amount still stands deposited in the Punjab & Sind Bank, Amritsar. This amount was collected in U.S.A & CANADA. The account was jointly in the names of S. Jagat Singh Sall, S.Mehar Singh Gill & Raju Basra.

      On 1-12-1967, Khalsa A.V. Middle School come under Delhi Plan & Punjab Govt. started giving 95% aid to this school which is still being carried on.

      In April 1967 High classes were restarted. The whole function was carried on under the joint advisory committee comprising of S. Hari Singh President, Giani Mehnga Singh Gen. Secretary, S. Tara Singh of England as a treasurer, S. Mohan Singh Headmaster and other staff members. This high school was granted permanent recognition by the Punjab Govt. In the year 1977 & the school was designated as Shri Guru Hargobind Khalsa High School, Palahi.

      Shri Guru Hargobind Khalsa High School was upgraded to Senior Secondary School in the year 1988 by Punjab school education board.

      Captain Gurdial singh Bajwa was appointed as the first and founder Principal of Senior Secondary School who has steered extremely successfully with his excellent administration and higher education. On account of his efforts, this Senior Secondary School of the District Kapurthala.

      Shri Guru Hargobind Khalsa Senior Secondary School, Palahi is imparting education to boys and girls of this area. The school has spread its wings further. A new science block and administrative block inaugurated by the devout hands of Shri Rakesh Aggarwal IPS SSP Kapurthala on February 2008 with the facility of well-equipped Science labs. Now science (Medical, Non- Medical) Commerce and Arts stream is on going. A junior football Academy started on November 2014 in the memories of S.Jagat Singh Palahi. Students show the excellency in the sport stream , study, Co-curricular activities and in Gurmat Competitions . We are trying to fulfil the wishes of our chairman S. Jagat Singh Palahi. Presently the entire functioning is being performed under the guidance of S. Jatinderpal Singh Palahi President of the Shri Guru Hargobind Educational Council and other members of this Committee are Joginder Singh Sall (Sen. Vice President) , Surinder Singh Sall (Vice President), Avtar Singh Nijjar (Gen. Secretary), Gurdev Singh Numberdar (Secretary), Jodhan Singh Sall (Cashier), Manohar Singh Saggoo (Member), Sarbar Gulam (Member), Sukhwinder Singh Doal (Member), Baldev Singh Sall (Member), Joga Singh Gill (Member) Ajit Singh Numberdar (Member) Sahnkar Dass (Member)

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