Kendriya Vidyalaya is a school established by Indian Government, having over 1000 branches all over India and also few abroad. The main purpose is to provide a common education program to the children of government employees who are in transferable jobs to continue with the studies at a different location even in the middle of the term.
The Kendriya Vidyalayas have a four – fold mission, viz.,
1. 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 ;
2. To pursue excellence and set the pace in the field of school education;
3. 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
4. To develop the spirit of national integration and create a sense of “Indianness” among children.
There are total of 1093 Kendriya Vidyalaya schools out of which 1090 are in India and three are abroad, with a total of 11,21,012 students and 56,445 employees were on the rolls as of 1 Oct 2012.
This website is maintained by ex-students of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Keshav Puram, dedicated to the wonderful KVs spread across India !