Defence Housing Authority Tooba Secondary School was established in 1987 by Fatima Sultan Foundation. DHA took its charge in 1989 since then it is monitored and assisted by DHA. The school was upgraded to Middle level in 1999 and upto secondary level in 2003 and affiliated with Karachi Board. DHA Tooba Secondary School has completed twenty seven glorious years. Education per excellence hard work and determination are the keys to its success and prosperity. The overall growth of the school is an testimony of sincere approach, dedication by management teachers, parents and students.
The school provides quality education, our students achieve excellent result and selected by DAEIs & other schools & colleges. A religious section as DAFTZI was established in March 2001 as a joint venture of DA Tooba High school. In Nov 2001 it started working as a separate unit independently. In 2012 it was again merged with DATHS. It is providing Islamic education and affiliated with Board of Wafaq- ul- Madaris Multan.
To us education means, process of building and shaping up of skills and potential. The core aim of providing education is to develop individual's personality and character. Today it is very important to develop practical approach amongst students and we are committed to achieve this through knowledge-based visual education.
DHA is providing best possible facilities to all educational institutions. As far as education is concerned we have tried our level best to provide the all possible academic programmers and other facilities to our students, as they are an asset of an our future so we polish them for future brightness.
Competent and capable physical instructors look after the children and manage physical trainings. In addition to the physical training, the school also has Throw ball and Hockey teams which actively participate in sports activities arranged by the other institutions.
To develop sense of responsibilities, students' council is elected every year. Head Girl from class X, Deputy Head Girl from class IX and a Head boy form class V is selected by the mutual consensus. Council plays a vital role in maintaining discipline and helping the teachers on various occasions.
The school has separate 3 Science labs for Chemistry, Biology and Physics which are well equipped according to the requirements of Board of Secondary Education Karachi. Furthermore, a modern and fully air conditioned computer lab also exists which is a great advantage for most of the students to whom this facility is not provided at home.
Spacious school canteen which provides hygienic food on reasonable rates. Canteen Supervision Committee is responsible for quality assurance.
First aid treatment is given to needy students under the supervision of the Principal and staff members who have been assigned this duty. In case of emergency or serious problems, students are taken to PNS Shifa or DHA Medical Centre for medical treatment. A doctor visits twice a week, and all health issues of Students are resolved.
The aim is to provide quality education to the Children of underprivileged class with a view to achieve the following objectives:
Admissions are taken purely on merit. Admission forms along with the syllabus are issued in the month of January at the cost of Rs. 250/ -. From KG to class VI the tests of English, Urdu and Maths are taken. From VII to class IX the tests of English, Urdu, Maths and Science are essential. Admissions are given to the passed students only on the availability of vacancy. Process of admission starts in the month of January and completes in 4th week of March. New Academic session starts from 1st April of the every calendar year.
Awards to the position holders and full attendance cases are given to students on "Annual Day". The function is usually presided by the Administrator DHA. Scholarships are given to the position holders.
Scholarships are given to the position holders of Board Exam and to the students of class V and VIII who appeared in DA Centralized exam.