Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Indore

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Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Indore
Location
Manpur, MHOW, Indore, India
India
Information
Type Govt. aided
Motto Pragyanam Brahma
Established 1987
Grades Class 6 - 12
Number of students 400 (approx.)
Campus size 30 acres
Campus type Rural
Affiliation C.B.S.E.
Website

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Indore is a part of the Navodaya Vidyalaya family in India. It is located in Manpur, about 45 kilometres from the city of Indore.

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Established in 1987, under the Navodaya Vidyalaya scheme, the school is CBSE affiliated, co-educational and residential. The school campus has a Kothi, which is more than 180 years old.

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The campus covers 30 acres (120,000 m2). All expenses including boarding, school uniforms, messing and education, are funded by the central government. The school has a deputy magistrate (collector) of Indore, as a chairman. The principal, the teachers and all staff are recruited by the Samiti.

The school was selected to launch Project Vidya by Intel. The school has a computer lab, a gym, a library with more than 10,000 books, a sports room and an arts room. There is a central mess, with two dining halls, one for boys, and the other for girls. There is a multipurpose playground and a separate Kho Kho ground.

There are four boys' hostels, and two girls' hostels. There are four houses - Aravali, Nilgiri, Shivalik and Udaygiri. All staff live on the campus itself. For each house, there are two house masters, one for juniors, and one for seniors.

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