About Our Vidyalaya


About KV (Updated as on  the last working day of the month)


Features ( Provide link with each of the entries underneath to give more insight)


The genesis of the K.V.


Important milestones of growth


Gradual year wise expansion in classes and sections leading to present status


Details of previous and new campus if applicable- with photos( preferable)


Facilities available including games and sports facilities


About Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 Srinagar

Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1, Batwara, Srinagar, established on 1st February 1967, is one of the most reputed schools in Srinagar. It is administered by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, an autonomous body setup in 1965, under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Govt. of India, intending to impart uninterrupted education to the children of transferable Central Government Employees including Defence Personnel all over India and abroad. At present KVS manages nearly 1100 schools which produce excellent results in the CBSE examination as well as in moulding the character of the future generation.



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.


About Kendriya Vidyalaya Family

On the recommendation of the 2nd Central Pay Commission in 1962 to provide common education with common syllabus and curriculum to the children of transferable Central government employees including defence personnel, the Ministry of Education, Government of India took over 25 regimental school run by defence establishment and converted into Central schools in 1963. Later on these Central School were rechristened as Kendriya Vidyalayas and as on today 1087 Kendriya Vidyalayas through the breadth and length of our country meet the needs of a common education to the children of transferable Central Government Employees defence and project personnel. This phenomenal growth of KV is due to its popularity and rapid stride in all key areas of present day education reforms and has come to be recognized as pivotal institutions striving to rise the quality of education at school level. KV's have improved their infra-structure facilities and education in all its sphere that there is  no educational organization in competition today.


Some Facts About K. V. No.1 Srinagar:

(i)    Date of opening of the KV:-   01-02-1967
(ii)   Classes:-   XII (Science, Commerce and humanities),  2 sections for each Class and 03 section in XI and XII
(iii)  Sector:                                Defence
(iv)  District:                                Srinagar, P.O. - Batwara
(v)   State / U.T.: -                       Jammu & Kashmir