The Crescent Education Society, a registered body was established in May 1977, with a view to promote and establish educational institutions particularly for the children of minorities and weaker sections of the society. The first such institute, namely the Crescent school started in 1977 on a plot adjacent to the famous Zeenatul Masajid, Daryaganj. The second school started functioning in a newly constructed building at Maujpur in July 1996.
The school aims at providing child centered quality education and excellence in all fields, Curricular and co-curricular, ensuring optimum physical, mental analytical, secular and moral growth for holistic and integrated personality development.
Classroom are spacious, well ventilated and properly lit. there is a vast play ground with a basketball and a volley ball court and coaching is provided for other sports as well. Annual sports meet gives the student a platform to show their physical prowess through various competitions.
The school has a large library with over 7000 books in different subject in English, Hindi and Urdu. Computer education starts at the primary level. There is a large well-equipped computer lab where student get practical training.