Name of the School/Institute: Shaba Higher Secondary School

Year of Establishment: May 8th, 2003

Total Land area: 10.35 acres

Classes/ Courses Offered: VII to XI (Arts and Commerce)

Total Students: 458

  • Male: 202
  • Female :256

Total Staff strength:

  • Teachers: 24
  • Support Staff: 9


Infrastructure and Facilities :One Administrative Block with 4 units

  1. One Block – Inclusive of following:
    1. Biology Lab
    2. Chemistry Lab
    3. Physics Lab
    4. Computer Lab
    5. Library
    6. Store
  2. Four Academic Blocks (with 2 numbers of 6 units and with 2 numbers of 4 units each)
  3. One MP Hall
  4. One Principal quarter
  5. 5 Semi Permanent structures (2 numbers of structure used as caretaker’s quarter, 1 structure as counseling room, 1 structure as school canteen and 1 as staff quarter)
  6. 1 staff quarter with 4 units
  7. Toilets:
    1. 2 academic toilets (1 for boys and 1 for girls)
    2. One staff toilet
  8. One foot ball ground
  9. One Basketball courts
  10. One Mani Dungkhor (Prayer wheel)
  11. 40 decimals of Agriculture Field
  12. One school concrete gate
  13. 2 Concrete water reservoir tank
  14. 1 One School Bus
  15. 3 Private Bus used ferrying students


Brief Background on the Institute:

Shaba Higher Secondary School is located in Bara village under Shaba gewog, Paro. The school was established on May 8th, 2003 and was funded by World Bank. It is a day school located 13 km south of Paro town. It served the community as a middle secondary school for thirteen years. It was up graded to Shaba Higher Secondary School from the year 2017. It has a total area of 10.35 acres. The school provides educational services to the children of Bonday, Zhegno, Denkha, Bara, Issuna and RBA, Shaba. Mr. Sherab Phuntsho ( 2003-2006) was the first principal of the school.