Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 Jhansi was established in December 1963, laying in the lap of serene, safe, peaceful and eco-friendly environment with picturesque surroundings. It is an abode, enjoying good reputation for its academic excellence and novel co-curricular pursuits. It is a senior secondary co-educational institute spread over an area of 15 acres in the middle of Army Base.
It has been envisaged as a pace-setting institution to provide quality education. "PERFECT EXCELLENTIA" is the motto of the vidyalaya which is an incubator where technology is enabler where true education is the ultimate goal, where learning builds personalities, changes lives, touches hearts and creates a better tomorrow.
The Kendriya Vidyalaya have a four - fold mission, viz.,
- To cater to the educational needs of children of transferable Central Government employee including - Defence and Para-military personnel by providing a common programme of education;
- To pursue excellence and set the pace in the field of school education;
- To initiate and promote experimentation and innovations in education in collaboration with other bodies like the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) etc. and
- To develop the spirit of national integration and create an sense of 'Indianness' among children.
KVS envisions itself a world class organization in school education committed to continually empowering teachers to actualize inside out synergy in students and enable them to fulfill futuristic societal, national and global needs and aspirations.