About Navodaya Vidyalaya
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are started all over India (except in Tamil Nadu) in accordance with the National Policy of Education (1986). The Scheme envisages establishment of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, one in each district of the country. All these Vidyalayas are completely residential schools financed by the Government of India and undertaken by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) under the Ministry of Human Resource Development. Free education is given to all the students getting admissions in these schools which includes their lodging, food, uniforms, textbooks and stationary. But a fee of Rs 200 per month is to be given after reaching class IX and it continues still Class XII. This fees is not applicable to children belonging to SC/ST, Girls and those whose family belong to the Below Poverty Line class.
1)To provide modern and standard quality of education to bright and talented children who are from poor families in the rural areas.
2)To make sure that the students are able to speak and write 3 languages
3)To improve the quality of school education in rural areas through sharing of experiences and facilities
Admission to Jawahar Navodaya vidyalaya is done to class VI through a National Level competitive Examination (Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test, JNVST) conducted by the NVS under the control of Central Board of Education. The test consists of mental ability test, mathematics and language skills.The question papers are prepared taking consideration for the students of rural areas. A total of 80 bright students are selected from each district. Students are also admitted to class IX to the vacant seats available in each vidyalaya. This system was started during 2003-04 academic year to fill the vacant seats, so more people get the same opportunity.
1)The candidate should be in V class at the time of exam and the school should be recognized by the government or by a equivalent body.
2)Age should be between 9 and 13
3)Candidate should have completed his class III, IV and V in a Government recognized school in a rural area, if he wish to apply for a rural quota.
4)Candidate can give the exam only once
Till Class XI, the entire education including lodging, food, uniform and stationeries are provided at free of cost. But a fee of Rs 200 per month is collected from the students from class IX to class XII.This fees is utilized of the development of the school services. Students belonging to SC/ST, girls and students' whose family comes under BPL are exempted from this nominal fee.
Out of the total 80 seats, 75% of seats are reserved for the students from rural area and a minimum of 33% of seats are reserved for girls. 15% seats and 7% seats are reserved for SCs/STs students respectively.
High quality education is given in all the vidyalayas by well qualified teachers. The academic results of JNVs in the AISSE and AISSCE exams conducted by CBSE and placement records of students after passing out from the Vidyalayas are good examples that the establishment of the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalays is one of the successful project of the Indian government
Games and Sports
Navodaya vidyalayas are not only providing high class education, but also encourages Games and Sports to develop physical fitness sportsmanship in the students. Cluster level, Regional level and national level sports are conducted every year and winners in National level are given chance to represent NVS in All India School National sports conducted by School Games Federation of India.
To understand National culture and diversity of the country and to build national integration, a migration scheme is followed in all vidyalaya. According to the Scheme,a selected 30% of 9th class students are migrated for 1 year from a Hindi speaking region to a Non Hindi speaking region.
Navodaya Vidyalayas in Kerala
There are 14 navodaya Vidyalayas, one each in every district.
Address of JNVs in Kerala
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Kasaragod District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Kollam District
E T C Campus & P O
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Idukki District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Pathanamthitta District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Malappuram District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas- Alapuzha District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas- Calicut District
Post Palayad Nada,
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Kannur District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Ernakulam District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Palakkad District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas- Trivandrum District
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya- Trissur District
|Author: Shobu P L 03 Oct 2010 Member Level: Gold Points : 1|
|Hi Nibil Ibrahim,|
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Trivandrum district address is not correct. The above address which you specified is old. The new address is
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya,
|Author: Ibrahim N 10 Oct 2010 Member Level: Gold Points : 0|
Thank you for the information provided by you