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

KVS – An Overview
        Kendriya Vidyalayas are a composite co-education institute established in 1963 under the aegis of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan., an autonpmous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Today Kendriya Vidyalayas are spread across the country with a few based abroad to provide quality education to the children. Kendriya Vidyalaya are the only educational institutes amongst top ten service brands providing quality service- Report Economic Times, 17th Dec2003.



          Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 AFS was established in the year 1973. the 1st batch of the All India Secondary School Examination was sent in 1978. Vidyalaya was upgraded to +2 level in 1979 & started Science and Humanities stream in Class XI. The 1st batch of All India Sr. School Certificate Examination appeared in 1980. the school was formerly housed in the barracks in old project , AFS, Gorakhpur. It was shifted to the new Project in 1981. Due to its mide spread popularity in a short span of time, new sections came up with growing demand from central government employees including defence personnel’s for the admission of their children. The commerce stream at +2 stage was started in the year 1989. The school developed into a big institution with five sections in each class from I to X and two sections each in Class XI and XII in Science Stream one section each in Humanities and in Commerce Stream.




  • CBSE affiliation & students appear in the Board’s exam –All India Secondary School Examination (X) and All India Senior Secondary School Certificate (XII)Examination.
  • Uniform syllabus and Text books as prescribed by NCERT.
  • Bilingual medium of instruction paving way for proficiency both in English & Hindi.
  • An ideal and appropriate teacher – Pupil ratio ensuring quality of teaching.



Academic session starts from 1st April of the year & closes on 31st March.

Primary Class – I to V

Activity based teaching & play way methods for joyful learning.

Emphasis on creative, productive & enjoyable learning in group activities.

Competency based evaluation in grades to keep kida away from undue stress & strain.

Secondary & Sr. Secondary Class – VI to XII

Effective teaching through interactive methods for all round development of a student.

Comprehensive continuous evaluation through term tests.

Assignments & projects monitoring the progress of students individually.



Science Stream: English Core, Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Biology, Computer Science, Information Practices & Hindi Core.

Commerce Stream: English Core, Economics, Business Studies, Accountancy & Hindi Core.

Humanities Stream: English Core, Economics, History, Geography & Hindi Core.



Attractive child friendly class room specifically designed for activities.

Exclusive spacious play ground.

Computer lab with educational software,  LCD projector for computer aided learning from primary onwards.

Full fledged library with impressive collection of 1400 books, precious old volumes & latest additions are always available to students & teachers. Stands are enriched with more than 50 magazines & periodicals.

Latest & well equipped Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Junior Science, Mathematics & geography Lab.

Automated office to update every record.

Ample opportunities to train & excel sports & games provided by appointing special coaches.

The world’s greatest brotherhood movement “SCOUTS & GUIDES” has very strong roots here. A large number of students are enrolled.

We are exposing our students to variety of situation, material & media for keen observation, exploration & close analysis by adopting innovation such as still life, collage life study, clay modelling, masks, puppet, madhubani etc.





       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