Bhavan’s Vidya Mandir, Girinagar was founded in 1977. The School is a full-fledged Senior Secondary School (Std I to XII) with a total strength of 1960 students. Adequate emphasis has been given to co-curricular activities as envisaged in our National Education Policy so that the children are offered enough opportunities to pursue their aptitude, develop their creative talents and thus evolve a wholesome personality. The Atal Tinkering Lab established in our school under the ATAL Innovation Mission, for students of Std VI- XII helps foster curiosity, creativity and imagination in young minds. The lab is equipped with latest emerging technologies such as Electronics, IOT, 3 D printing, Robotics etc.
The school which was established in 1977 as a primary school in the Shipyard campus was shifted to the present premises in 1980. The school got CBSE affiliation in the year 1984 and later flourished into a full-fledged secondary school. The administrative cum science block, a 3 storeyed building with fully equipped Physics, Chemistry, and Biology labs was set up in 1985. The year 1990 ushered in the decennial year of the Girinagar School. In 1991 the school was elevated as a senior secondary school with the introduction of the science stream followed by the computer stream in 1993 and the commerce stream in 1996. The Resource Room facility was initiated in the year 1997 to cater to the students with special needs. The NCC unit was incorporated into the co-scholastic activities of the school in 2003. Maths Lab was established in the year 2005. The implementation of smart classrooms in the year 2008 marked a baby step towards our pursuit of becoming a smart school. With a mission to cultivate 1 million neoteric innovators in India, NITI Aayog established the ATAL Tinkering Lab in the year 2017.
The school has been visited by eminent personalities like His Holiness Swami Chinmayananda, Shri. Premachandran, who represented India in Asiad in 1982, Malayalam poet Sri. Kunjunni Master, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Shri Anand Gokhani, great grandson of Shri Mahatma Gandhi etc.
Last updated on:15, June, 2022