Kendriya Vidyalaya, INS Shivaji Lonavla was established in 1963 as a Defence Sector School. The Vidyalaya is encompassed in a lush green campus of 14.5 Acres . The Vidyalaya is situated in the picturesque surroundings of INS Shivaji (Naval Base ) which is about 8 km away from Lonavla Railway Station, Surrounded by exuberant environment and pleasant climate. Good environment is essential for imparting good education, and we are fortunate enough that we are blessed with beautiful nature.
The building is old but model is gold. Ours is a full fledged Senior Secondary School from STD I to XII (Science & Commerce) and is affiliate to CBSE, Delhi. The medium of the instruction is bilingual i.e. English and Hindi.
The instruction is headed by an experienced & dynamics Principal with a team of qualified & dedicated teaching & non-teaching Staff for the overall development of the students and the Vidyalaya.
Our major focus has always been on the overall and holistic development of the child. The Vidyalaya provides opportunities to cater to many competing interests. It is being increasingly conceived that the school is no longer a place for acquisition of facts and information. It must now include a comprehensive programme for the physical, mental, moral, emotional, social and spiritual growth of children acquired through the interaction with the total environment. It is for this understanding that there is more ‘Intimate home, school, community co-ordination’ maintained in K V INS Shivaji, Lonavla. Individuals are not alike in natural endowment and the mind is not Tabula Rasa- a clean slate upon which anything might be written.
There are differences in innate abilities and in potentialities. To cater to such diverse interests, varied Scholastic and Co-scholastic activities are conducted and joyful Teaching - Learning is adapted to the taste and talents of the learner in K V LONAVLA.
The Vidyalaya has maintained high academic standards with 100% results in the 2013 CBSE Class XII (AISSCE) Examination and 100% in the 2013 CBSE Class X (AISCE) Examination.
Information and Communications Technology or ICT plays very vital role to Teaching –Learning more effective & joyful and enables the users to access, store and transmit information.
At present, the Vidyalaya has a total 35 computers and all the computers are linked with internet and LAN. To augment computer accessibility right from a very early age, the students of classes III to XII are provided technical expertise.
INS Shivaji, Lonavla has donated Interactive Board with accessories which, been installed in e-Classroom. 10 Interactive Boards, been installed in the Vidyalaya sent by KVS, HQ under Golden Jubilee Year of the Vidyalaya.
Parent Teacher Association (PTA) has been constituted to promote co-operation of parents and teachers for improving the education facilities and programmes of the Vidyalaya. K VL PTA helps to maintain harmonious relationship between parents and teachers for betterment of the students.
Kendriya Vidyalaya INS Shivaji Lonavla appeals and invites all the esteemed Alumni(Ex-Principals, Ex-Teachers & Ex-Students) of this prestigious institution to join hands and be a part of the progress of this Vidyalaya.
Guidance and unconditional help from the worthy Chairman, Help and support from respected Nominee Chairman , co-operation of all the parents and dedicated efforts of KVL staff as well as students together help to uphold the name of KVL aloft making the students able to come up with flying colours.