The School was started initially as 'Nursery School' during 1958-59, on occupation of this Campus by HQTC, IAF. In June 1965, the primary classes of the School were handed over to Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangatan for forming K.V.Hebbal and the Nursery Section remained with the Unit. However due to inability of Local Kendriya Vidyalaya to absorb all the Children of Service Personnel, it become necessary to start again Class I during 1977-78 and the School was renamed as Air Force School Hebbal and since then the School started expanding every year.The School mainly caters to the educational requirements of children of personnel working in HQTC(Unit), Air Force and its lodger units. However, the children of other personnel are also admitted subject to availability of seats and fulfilling other terms and conditions of admission. AFSH is the only Senior Secondary School under Training Command. The School has Lower KG and Upper KG in Nursery Section. Standard I to V in Primary Section and VI to X in the Secondary Section. Standard XI and XII in the Higher Secondary Section, with Science, Commerce streams of Study.