The founder Principal of Frontier Children’s Academy Gohar Zaman started his professional career in 1963 at the prestigious institution, University public school Peshawar and served there for 28 years. He got early retirement from the University service in 1991. The FCA started on April 2, 1991, as a Secondary School with 87 boys and girls (73 boys and 14 girls) and 11 teachers. Soon the Academy attracted attention from all sides which necessitated the establishment of a separate branch for girls in 1995. Now known as Frontier Youth’s Academy.