Sainik School East Siang has been raised as 28th Sainik School of India under the aegis of Sainik Schools Society, Ministry of Defence, Govt of India, New Delhi. The school is situated at Niglok Village Industrial Growth Centre (IGC Niglok) of Ruksin Circle of East Siang District in Arunachal Pradesh – 791102.
The School is a feeder Institute to National Defence Academy & started its first academic session on 27 Aug 2018 as a CBSE residential school with an initial intake of 60 cadets (56 cadets from Arunachal Pradesh, 03 cadets from Bihar & 01 cadet from Assam state). The School aims to prepare the cadets as future Commissioned Officers of Indian Armed Forces i.e. Army, Navy & Air Force.
As on date, the school is having:-
- Lt Cdr Amit Kumar Dutt (Principal)
Maj RK Rathi (Adm Offr)
- Sub G S S Krishna, Retd (UDC)
Five teachers (03 female & 02 male)
01 Matron (Female)
01 Nursing Assistant (Female)
03 LDCs (02 male & 01 female)
01 Driver (Male)
11 General Employees (07 regular & 04 contractual)
The Honourable Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Shri Pema Khandu visited Sainik School East Siang (SSES) on 11 Sep 2018 & formally inaugurated Sainik School East Siang by unveiling plaque of the temporary location at 1100h.
He The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig (Dr) BD Mishra, Retd visited Sainik School East Siang (SSES) on 04 Oct 2018 at 1530h & 23 Feb 2019 at 1700h alongwith First Lady Mrs Neelam Mishra & District administration.
The 1st Meeting of Local Board of Administration (LBA) was held at 1100h on 22 Oct 2018 at Sainik School East Siang (SSES). Major General Bhaskar Kalita, YSM, GOC 56 Inf Div & Chairman LBA presided over the meeting.
The following members of LBA attended the meeting.
Shri Ninong Ering, Honourable Member of Parliament, Arunachal East
Shri Obuk Panor, DDSE (General), Directorate of Elementary Education, Itanagar as representative of Dr Madhu Rani Teotia, IAS, Secretary (Education), Govt of Arunachal Pradesh.
Er Marker Bam, Chief Engineer Central Zone B, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh
Shri Tamiyo Tatak, Deputy Commissioner, East Siang District
Shri Jongge Yirang, Deputy Director School Education, East Siang District
Shri Rajesh Kumar, Principal, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Pasighat, East Siang District
Dr Marpe Sora, Associate Professor (CSE), RGU, Doimukh as Parent Representative
The school spread in six blocks in one campus:-
- Building A – Adm, academic blocks, cadets hostel including Matron
- Building B – Staff residence
- Building C – Cook House, Dining Hall, Dhobi Ghat, Utensil school stores
- Building D – General Employees Living
- Building E – Principal
- Building F – Adm Officer residence