It is when we are inspired by the visions of bright and beautiful achievement in the future that we begin to exert ourselves to make things happen in the present.This was the belief that necessitated the need to start another educational institution at Tarapur. AECS-2 Tarapur came into existence to ensure a sound foundation and a bright future for the children of BARC employees. Right from its inception, a team of dedicated teachers tightened their belts to provide best quality education to the students. It has become a tradition with the teachers. .
AECS-2 Tarapur is situated to the North-West side of Mumbai (about 100 KMs from Mumbai). The nearest Railway station is Boisar. The School is located in BARC Staff Colony, Boisar, Palghar Taluk, Thane district, Maharashtra.Total area of the school premises is 4.96 acres of which the constructed area is 0.9 acres.
AECS-2 Tarapur was inaugurated by the honourable Chairman, Atomic Energy commission, Dr.P.K.Iyengar on the 18th of November, 1990.
Initially the school had classes upto standard 4. Mr. R.N. Singh was posted as the vice Principal,in-charge of the school.Mr.B.K. Bhasin the then LMC Chairman, AECS/AEJC, Tarapur provided his valuable support which helped in the growth of the school.
The school started its expansion in the year 2003. The secondary school building including the computer lab and the science lab was inaugurated by the then Chairman,AEES, Mr.Kiran Doshi on the 31st of July 2003.
The new playground was inaugurated by Mr.O.P.Goyal, Site Director,TMS on the 19th of December 2005. The playground has a Basketball court, 2 Volleyball courts and a 200 metre track with a stage and spectator gallery. Shot-put,Discuss throw and Long jump areas are also there. An Adventure Park having around 15 play equipments is a fine feature of the playground.
The Satellite Interactive Terminal (SIT) lab of the school has been fully equipped with the electronic and computer peripherals supplied by AEES. Synchronization of the SIT terminal of AECS-2 with the main web of AEES has been completed successfully.