The school became functional with the induction of elementary classes in a borrowed building of Employment Exchange in Jan 1994 and was raised to high School in Jan 1995.
Soon a piece of land was acquired land master plan of the school was prepared by Wasif Ali and Associates, famous Consultant Architects from Lahore and under the chairmanship of Mr Hassan Nawaz Tarar, the Deputy Commissioner Khushab the construction of Jinnah Academic block started. On completion, the school shifted to its new campus in 1997.
Keeping in view the expanding needs of the school, the Deputy Commissioner Khushab, Mr Shahid Ashraf Tarar, an officer of dynamic personality and vivid foresight imbibed with the idea of educational up lift of the area managed to motivate a group of industrialists and with their help started the construction of “Iqbal Academic block” in sep 2000. The school was upgraded as College in Aug 2001, after the addition of another block 3rd & 4th campus.
District Public School & Inter College Khushab is located in the District Headquarters at Jauahrabad. The school estate covers an area of 48 acres. The magnificent campus fascinates the visitors with the architectural grace of its buildings and the famous Khushab Salt Range in the back ground adds to the beauty of the school.
The school is managed by a Board of Governors headed by the Deputy Commissioner as its chairman that meets frequently to chalk out the policy guidelines for overall effective management of the institution.