Aitchison College in Pakistan Directory
Welcome to Aitchison College Lahore where high academic standards are achieved, where boys gain a sense of achievement and self-respect by taking part in a variety of activities and where the will to win is encouraged but the manner of winning is a matter of honor. Aitchison is first and foremost involved in producing Gentleman in every sense of this weighty word. Considerable attention is given to the moral, intellectual, physical, emotional and social development of the boy. Qualities of enthusiasm, initiative, high standards of morality, considerate behavior and discipline are emphasized. Individual effort is rewarded and teamwork is developed throughout the College. Independence and interdependence are valued norms. Good order and just discipline are norms that are the basis of the Aitchison community. The aim of discipline at Aitchison is to encourage the development of self-discipline amongst each individual boy. Boys are expected at all times to behave courteously, honestly and sensibly. Aitchison College aims at a broad view of the curriculum. It does not regard its main purpose only to examine, grade or certificate its boys on some approved external syllabi. The aim of the curriculum is to not only act within the spirit of the syllabi laid down by the relevant public examination and other authorities, but to offer more to the boys, taking full advantage of the independent nature of the College. Boys take advantage of this broad based curriculum in activities like debating, where they have represented Aitchison college and Pakistan at the world level many times. Taking advantage of its 200-acre campus, Aitchison is well equipped with all the major kinds of sports activities where International teams come to practice also. Compulsory participation in games has been a strong tradition. The physical development and good health of boys are part of good schooling. Games are supervised and there are regular opportunities to play formal matches within and outside the college.