Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Scheme – JNV Schools in Kerala
New Kendriya Vidyalayas and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has received 5 proposals from the State Government of Kerala for opening of new Kendriya Vidyalayas at (i) Kottarakkara, Distt. Kollam, (ii) Ulliyeri Distt. Kozhikode, (iii) Thrikkakara, Distt. Ernakulam, and (iv) Nileshwar, Distt. Kasaragod, (v) Konni, Distt. Pathanamthitta.
However, the feasibility of only the proposals for Nileshwar & Konni has been established as per the KVS norms.
The Navodaya Vidyalaya Scheme provides for opening of one Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) in each district of the country. In the State of Kerala, JNVs have been sanctioned in all the 14 districts and are presently functioning from their permanentbuildings.