Our Journey So Far...
1986Akal Academy commisioned at Baru Sahib with just 5 students by the president of the Kalgidhar Trust under his direct mentorship.
1990School gets affiliated with C.B.S.E.
20021993-2002 18 Akal Academies set up in rural areas of Northern INDIA.
2002Akal Academy commissioned at Baru Sahib has 1400 students(fully residential co-educational English medium school).
2003Awareness of IB programme as model of excellence in pedagogy through education journal by Head of school.
2004The president of the Kalgidhar Trust takes decision to adopt IB pedagogy at Akal Academy Baru Sahib(flagship school). Dr. M S Atwal(founding Vice-Chacellor of Board of Directors) plans study tour USA.
2004Head of school Dr. Neelam Kaur undertakes visit to USA for 3 weeks to understand the functioning of IB schools vis-à-vis government, private and science schools in USA.
2005Dr. Neelam Kaur & Dr. Davinder Singh secretary Kalgidhar Trust conduct study tour to delve into IB pedagogy in schools in USA.
2007Feasibility visit by Ms. Farzana Dohadwala(South East Asia Pacific head IB).
2009Candidate status awarded to Akal Academy Baru Sahib.
2011Acquainting the parents with IB philosophy and programme.
201115-20 schools established each year taking the number of Akal Academy to 101 in 2011.
2012Pre authorization visit by Kathy Derrick(IB PYP School Services Associate Regional Manager).
2013On November 20th 2013 School is declared as an International School.