Jawahar Vidya Mandir
previously known as DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir
is an educational institute in Jharkhand
located at Shyamali Colony
The school features education from the Prep to the Senior Secondary levels. It is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education
, New Delhi
, and is managed by a School Managing Committee appointed by MECON, Ranchi.
The school has a strength of around 7,500 students & the campus is spread around 4.5 acres.The curriculum is based on CBSE
directives under the guidance of Prep
. There are seven sections named A-G in each class till standard 10 Xth
. The school runs in two sessions; morning and afternoon for XI
. This is due to the large number of students who apply for admission in the Science stream.The school has a record of giving 40-50 students to IIT every year.
The cut-off for admission in Science stream is well above 92%.The school has laboratories for physics, chemistry, biology, computers and maths. The school has two libraries - the general library and the reference library (for the students of class XI-XII).
The school consists of separate campuses for primary, secondary and higher secondary. A big and sprawling section for senior secondary has been constructed.
The Indian Cricket Team
captain M. S. Dhoni
is an alumnus of this school.
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