Kendriya Vidyalayas are spread all over India. These are governed
by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan and headed by commissioner with head
office at New Delhi. KVS’s (an autonomous body under Ministry
of HRD) main aim is providing educational facilities to the wards
of defence personnel, Central Govt Employees and employees of autonomous
bodies who are liable to be transferred from one state to another. The Kendriya Vidyalayas (Central Schools) have come to be known as centres of excellence in the field of secondary and senior secondary education promoting national integration and a sense of " Indianness" among the children while ensuring their total personality development and academic excellence.
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. (Explanatory note)
KVS has a four fold mission-
- To cater tothe educational needs of children of transferable Central Government employees 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 experimentations and innovations in education in collaboration with other bodies like CBSE, NCERT, etc.
To develop the spirit of national integration and create a sense of “Indianness” among children.