HAL Public School was the vision of the then Chairman of HAL, Bangalore, Dr. Krishnadas Nair, who wanted to establish a CBSE school for the benefit of the HAL employees. It became a reality in the year 1999. The school was started on 16th June 1999 with Mrs. Shobha Rajiv at its helm, 7 staff members and 67 students. It was the toil of the then Chairman of HAL Township Education Committee Mr. B. Chatterji, the Vice Chairman, Mr. V. M. Chamola and the Secretary, Mr. P.D. Diwakara, that the school got its affiliation in 2001.

Ever since its inception HAL Public School has been growing at a breathtaking pace. It got upgraded to Senior Secondary level in the year 2008, with Science stream PCMB & PCMC.

Today the school has classes from LKG to XII with 950 students and 45 staff members