On the recommendations of 2nd Central Pay Commission in 1962, to provide a common education with common syllabus and curriculum to the children of transferable Central Government Employees including defence personnal, the Ministry of Education, Government of India, took over 20 regregomental schools run by defence establishments and converted into Central Schools in 1963. Later these Central Schools were rechristened as Kendriya Vidyalaya and these Kendriya Vidyalaya a meet the need of common education to the children of transferable Central Government Employees including defence personnel. The phenomial growth of KV is due to its popularity and rapid stride in all the key areas of present day educational reforms and has come to be recognised as Pivotal institutions, striving to raise the quality of education at school level.
Vision & Mission
The Kendriya Vidyalayas have a four - fold mission:
- To cater to the educational needs of children of transferable Central Government including Defence and Para-military personnel by providing a common programme of education.
- To pursue excellence and set the pace in the field of school education.
- To initiate and promote experimentation and innovations in education in collaboration with other bodies like the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the National Concil of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) etc. and
- To develop the spirit of national integration and create a sense of "Indianness" among children.
Mission of Kendriya Vidyalaya:
KVS envisions itself a world class organization in school education committed to continually empowering teachers to actualize inside out synergy in students and enable them to fulfill futuristic societal, national and global needs and aspirations.