Kendriya Vidyalaya Hebbal, Bangalore

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Kendriya Vidyalaya Hebbal
KVH Campus.jpg
KV Hebbal campus
CV Raman Avenue, Sadashivanagar Post, Bangalore, Karnataka
South India
Bangalore, Karnataka, 560080
India India
Coordinates 13°0′56″N 77°34′33″E / 13.01556°N 77.57583°E / 13.01556; 77.57583Coordinates: 13°0′56″N 77°34′33″E / 13.01556°N 77.57583°E / 13.01556; 77.57583
School type Central Government (Defense)[1]
Motto Tattvaṃ Pūṣanapāvṛṇu Sanskrit: तत्त्वं पूषनपावृणु
("The face of Truth is covered by a golden vessel, Remove Thou, O Sun, that covering, for the law of Truth to behold.")
Established 1 September 1965
Sister school All Kendriya Vidyalayas across India
School board Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE), KVS
Authority Ministry of Human Resource Development (India)
Chairman AVM M K Malik VSM[2]
Principal Kumar Thakur[3]
Headmistress Mrs. Bhagyalakshmi[4]
Staff 85[4]
Teaching staff 73[4]
Enrollment 2863 (31-8-2011[12])
Student to teacher ratio 21:1[5]
Medium of language English and Hindi
Classrooms 57[5]
Campus Urban
Campus size ~15-acre (61,000 m2)
Campus type Co-educational
Houses Shivaji,Tagore,Ashoka,Raman,Subhash [Former]
Colour(s) Blue, orange, green, grey, yellow and red                         
Slogan "Vidya Sarvatra Shobhate"
Song "Bharat Ka Svarnim Gaurav Kendriya Vidyalaya Layega"
Athletics Long jump, high jump
Sports Football, cricket, volleyball, basketball, handball, table tennis, throwball, hockey, Kabaddi and Kho-Kho[6]
Accreditation ISO, QCI[7]
Publication 30[8]
School fees ₹ 2400[9]
Affiliations Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi[10]
Alumni Kendriya Vidyalaya Hebbal Alumni Association[11]
Highest grade XII (Science and Commerce)
Acronym KVH
Library volume ~20,000[8]
Vice-Principal K.Ramamurthy[4]

Kendriya Vidyalaya Hebbal (Hindi: केन्द्रीय विद्यालय हेब्बाल,बंगलौर), is a school in Bangalore and part of the Kendriya Vidyalayas in India. It was started in 1965. The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education.[13]

The school has classes from I to XII with an enrollment of 2800.[14] It has maintained a 100% pass percentage record in class X for seven consecutive years.[15]

Apart from academics, the school encourages students to participate in extra-curricular activities, competitions and games and sports events organized by the KV Sangathan and other schools at national level.[16]

KVH is also one of the few schools in India to get accredited by the Quality Council of India (QCI) and the National Accreditation Board for Education and Training (NABET). It has signed an MoU with QCI for promoting quality education in Kendriya Vidyalayas across India.[17]


The school won the Lal Bagh Botanical Garden award for the best garden for six consecutive years.[citation needed] There are trees and flowering plants all around the campus. The main building of the school is a large open-centered pentagon. At the center of the pentagon is an assembly ground.

Rain water harvesting is practiced in campus. The campus has staff quarters and a play area to accommodate the faculty and their families.[18]

KVH is one of the few chosen Kendriya Vidyalayas to have upgraded to E-Classroom and e-Learning teaching process with the implementation of Smart Boards in the classrooms.[19]


The school has 73 teaching staff members, in three categories: post-graduate teachers (PGTs), trained graduate teachers (TGTs) and primary teachers (PRTs).[4]

Student activities[edit]

The school encourages the students to take part in national level competitions and examinations to increase their exposure and also conducts workshops to update the students with information in the fields of Science, Humanities and Commerce.[20][21]

A few student activities are listed below :[22]

  • Educational Trips
  • Green Olympiad
  • Mathematics Olympiad (RAJVEER CHOUDHARY OF CLASS 7 a rank 02)
  • National Level Essay and Painting Competitions
  • National Talent Search Exam
  • Scouting activities
  • Think Quest
  • Youth Parliament
  • National Cyber Olympiad
  • National Science Olympiad
  • International Mathematics Olympiad rajveer 7@a rank ~ 01

For CCA activities and house contests,the students are placed into four houses: Shivaji (red), Tagore (green), Ashoka (yellow) and Raman (blue). Earlier, there used to be five houses, the fifth one being Subhash with house colour orange. Rajveer choudhary revived gold medal from TATVA PSA

Campus learning aids and facilities[edit]

Campus learning facilities are listed below :[23]

  • 2Mbit/s campus broadband access.
  • Art Room.
  • Audio Visual Room with OHP, LCD projectors and Smart Boards.
  • Computer labs (three).
  • Intel Technology Aided Learning (TAL) Project.
  • Junior Science Lab (one) for classes taught by science TGTs.
  • Library of 20,000 volumes of books and 30 national and international publications.
  • Resources Rooms (two), for primary and secondary students.
  • Science Labs (three) for secondary and higher students.
  • Sports Room.
  • Student Activity Room with recreational facilities.

Sports activities[edit]

दया कर दान
English: Daya Kar Daan (KVH Morning Prayer)
Music sample

The school organises a sports day annually in which the Houses take part in intra-school sports events.[24] The school has won many trophies in Football, Cricket, Athletics and other games at the regional and national levels.[25]

The school consists of three Children Parks which provide recreation to the primary students.

KVH is equipped with sports facilities which are shown in the table below :[26]

Sports/games Infrastructure Number
Basketball Court 1
Cricket Ground 1
Football Field 2
Handball Court 1
High jump Pit 1
Long jump Pit 1
Table tennis Tables 2
Throwball Throw arena 1
Volleyball Court 3


The school has an alumni association[27] that meets annually in the school campus on the eve of the Indian Independence Day.

Notable alumni include Tanush Jagdish, who now conducts research in the lab group of MacArthur Genius and National Academy of Science fellow Richard Lenski.[28]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "DIRECTORY OF KVs IN BANGALORE REGION". Bangalore, India: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ "DIRECTORY OF CHAIRMAN IN KVs of BANGALORE REGION". KVS Bangalore Region. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Directory of Principals of KVs in Bangalore Region". KVS, Bangalore Region. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b c d e "KV Hebbal Staff list". KV Hebbal, Bangalore. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  5. ^ a b "ICT (Infrastructure)". KV Hebbal, Bangalore. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  6. ^ "KVH Games and Sports list". KV Hebbal, Bangalore. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  7. ^ "KV Hebbal's credentials endorsed by quality certificate - DNA - English News & Features - Education & Careers". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  8. ^ a b "Facilities". KV Hebbal, Bangalore. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Kendriaya Vidyalaya Sangathan". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  10. ^ "List and Details of All CBSE Schools in Bangalore : Special Section on Nursary, Montessori, Primary, Secondary, High school, CBSE, ICSE, SSLC - State Syllabus, IGCSE, ICE, International, Residential, Public Schools and Convents etc". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  11. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  12. ^ "Enrollment List". KV Hebbal, Bangalore. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  13. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  14. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  15. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  16. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  17. ^ "KV Hebbal's credentials endorsed by quality certificate - Academy - DNA". 2009-07-04. Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  18. ^ "Presentation On Water KV Hebbal | Schools Water Portal". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  19. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya classrooms to go hi-tech - Times Of India". 2011-09-22. Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  20. ^ Published on 29 th Oct, 2011. "The INMO Camp - Events | Kendriya Vidyalaya - CLRI Online Campus Newspaper | PRAIRIE - PapyrusClubs". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  21. ^ "22nd Regional Youth Parliament Competition - Times Of India". 2009-09-10. Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  22. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  23. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  24. ^ "Young World / School Notes : Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV), Hebbal". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 2010-01-26. Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  25. ^ "Shobham, Utkarsh spur KV, Hebbal to smooth win". 2009-09-04. Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  26. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya". Retrieved 2011-10-29. 
  27. ^ "Kendriya Vidyalaya Alumni Association". Retrieved 2014-03-18. 
  28. ^ "News and Events". Kalamazoo College. Retrieved 2016-03-05. 

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