Surya Foundation is managing Surya Eklavya Sainik School situated near Shamlaji in Aravalli district of Gujarat 60 km away from Gandhinagar. It is a residential Sr. Higher Secondary School for the tribal children of Gujarat and is run on Public Private Partnership (PPP) model in collaboration with the Govt. of Gujarat.

This school has established itself as one of the best schools in the state of Gujarat in Academics, Sports and Youth Development. Class 10th and 12th have achieved 100% results and the students have bagged hundreds of awards in sports at district, state and National levels.

Aim :

It is our resolute aim to prepare the students academically, physically and psychologically by imparting the skills necessary for enlisting in Defence Services as well as for gainful employment in various coveted walks of life and nurture them to become proud, responsible and patriotic Indians.

Facilities in the school


Athletics, Shooting, Archery, Basketball, Volleyball, Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, Table Tennis, Badminton, Cricket etc. that help in inculcating a spirit of healthy competition, teamwork and leadership.

Health and Fitness:

To ensure the good health of our students we aim to provide a full-fledged gym as well as healthy nutritional diet plans. Especially students who excel in sports at state and national levels are given special training and diet plans as suggested by their coaches.

Extra Curricular Activities :

To nurture teamwork and collaborative growth, we have divided the school into 4 Houses that compete throughout the year in Inter House competitions like :

  • Group Song, Solo Song Competition
  • Drama Competition
  • Lecturette and Extempore Speaking Competition
  • Rangoli and Drawing Competition
  • Letter Writing, Poem Writing and Essay Writing Competitions
  • Presentations and Sand Model Making Competitions etc.
  • Educational tours are conducted round the year

Interactive Club

We have made it mandatory for all students to participate in at least one of the many interactive clubs that we offer with the aim of developing the creative and cultural potential of our students.

  • Photography and Videography Club
  • Health & Hygiene Club
  • Eco Club
  • Computer Club
  • Tribal Culture Club

General Facilities

The general facilities available for all students to avail includes :

  • Bed and mattresses, Almira, hot and cold bathing water, RO filtered drinking water, balanced diet (vegetarian food only)
  • Daily Newspapers and a well stocked library with a host of educational, cultural and illustrated books and magazines in English, Hindi and Gujarati
  • Showcasing of motivational, ethical and educational films every weekend
  • Quarterly Medical check-ups and medical record keeping of all students


No fee is charged from ST students.


  • 100% Academic results in 10th and 12th Standard Board Exams
  • National players of Archery, Athletics and Rifle Shooting
  • Silver Medals in Archery at National Level
  • C.C. group adjudged the best in the district
  • Representation in National Science Fair
  • Cash prizes worth 5 Lakhs won by our students at Khel Mahakumbh

School Eco Club ranked 1st in the Taluka for third time in a row