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Kendriya Vidyalaya, No.-1, AFS Gorakhpur
केन्द्रीय विद्यालय-1, एएफएस, गोरखपुर
(An Autonomous body under MHRD) Government Of India

KV AFS Gorakhpur Welcomes Honorable Shri Vineet Joshi, Chairman CBSE, Shri Apoorva Chandra, General Secretary MHRD and Shri P. V. sai Rangarao on their visit to this Vidyalaya on 17.07.2012 & 18.07.2012


       Education is the vehicle that leads to progress. KVS is an institution which leads to the overall development of a child.

        Kendriya Vidyalaya No-1, AFS Gorakhpur was set up in 1972 as a defence sector KV. It was established initially to impart education to the wards of employees of defence and other Central Govt Employees. However with the admission Policy made flexible in accordance with the running demand and popularity of KVS, the vidyalaya has accommodated all qualified and eligible candidates of floating population with in the sanctioned strength.

        Kendriya Vidyalaya No-1, AFS Gorakhpur is situated in pollution free campus of air force (New Project), which is nearly 8 KM from railway station Gorakhpur. Vidyalaya is housed in double storied building with 58 well-furnished classrooms and separate rooms for art, music, library, yoga and scout/guide. With its child oriented, all round education, vidyalaya is attaining new heights of glory in both academics and co-curricular fields year after year.



         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. 



         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 aim of KVS is to provide a thorough education based on the on the principles of new education policies, to bring out the best and noblest qualities, to infuse feeling of patriotism, brotherhood and natural integration among their students, so as to make them good and loyal citizens. Team of Education officers headed by Assistant Commissioner monitors performance of KVs at regional level. Kendriya Vidyalaya N0-1 AFS Gorakhpur comes under Patna Region and has privilege of being benefited with the valuable suggestions and able guidance of Regional ofice.




        The medium of instruction at present is bilingual. Mathematics and Science are taught in English while Social Sciences are taught both in Hindi and English.




        We are a co-educational Secular Schools affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) New Delhi.

Date of opening of the KV 25th February 1972.

Highest class and the number of sections sanctioned for each class: 

Affiliation No. of CBSE


Vidyalaya’s Strength



I to XII


Primary I to V ( 5 Sections in each class)


VI to X ( 5 Sections in each class)

Senior Secondary

XI – XII ( 4 Sections in each class)






Uttar Pradesh





Kendriya Vidyalaya, No. 1, Air Force Station, Gorakhpur Welcomes You.