The foundation stone of the school was laid on 26th Feb 2011. Stanford International School was the dream and ambition of Late Prof. Jai Parkash Garg. He was born on 1st of Nov 1948 in barnala. After completion of his Post Graduation in Economics from DAV college Jallandhar he joined as Professor of Economics at S.D College Barnala and with his hard work and never giving up attitude very soon he was given the additional responsibility as Head of Department of Economics at S.D College Barnala. After 34 years of vintage service in S.D College he got retired on 31st Oct 2008. After his retirement he wanted to devote his full time and efforts to giving back to his hometown and to help making a difference to all children who he always felt needed a good start in education. After 1 year strong fight with severe disease he bade farewell to this world on 13th Oct. 2013. Although today he is not with us but his tireless dedicated efforts have made the school the success it is today and this is only the beginning.