In its first academic year, 1974 - 75, 212 children were enrolled from classes I-VI. In its second year, the school’s student strength rose to 305. In 1978-79, the school upgraded to the Secondary level and established an affiliation with CBSC (Central Board of School Certificate), New Delhi.
In the academic year 1998-99, there are 890 students in the Maharana Mewar Public School, and 38 teaching staff. 248 students appeared for the national class X board examinations (CBSC), and 114 got distinctions. 90 students appeared before the examining board for class XII and 45 achieved distinctions.
A single year’s highlights - the prestigious IIT colleges, technical universities of international repute have enrolled, for further studies, one student from the current academic batch. For outstanding academic achievement one student in this year as was awarded a prize by the District Collector. Maharana Mewar Public School gives due importance to physical education, to provide a platform where students with sporting talent are allowed to show their prowess. 4 students from the current academic year (98-99) were selected to play basketball at a state level, 2 students were selected to play Table Tennis at a State Level and 1 student, to play football. The school has been represented at the National Chess Tournament on more than one occasion. The School Quiz Team has won prizes at inter school competitions. Students are charting their careers in the field of medicine.
As a school, MMPS has always offered its students an impressive range of extra curricula activities. Debating, dramatics, dance and music, art and craft are some hobbies that help develop the sensitivities of students. To tap leadership qualities among the students, the NCC Boys wing was initiated in the year 1989-90. The Girls NCC was started in 199-96. 100 girls and 150 boys are a part of the NCC. Today, in April 2000, the school at 2 years can boast of numerous honours, laurels and achievements. There are 800 students, 21 senior sections. There is a Science stream and a commerce stream. The school has pioneered the study of Computer Science. MMPS has a hi-tech computer library with Internet facilities. In the next academic year the school will introduce Information Technology as an optional subject – a course of study far advanced of it time, in these circumstances. The school’s Science Laboratories are equipped with the latest apparatus. There is a rich library within the school complex that holds over ten thousand books. The school also has access to the new Special Library that has recently been constructed, a library thoroughly modern in its services.
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