Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Public School , Visakhapatnam is a private, co-ed, secondary school running classes from LKG -Grade 10. It is affiliated to AP State Board recognized by Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Public School, Visakhapatnam established in the year 1994, has its origin as a Primary School supported by Sarada Mahila Samajam. Originally, the wives of Port officers had formed in to an Association called Saradha Mahila Samajam and the Association started running a Crèche to take care of the babies and young children.
The school started with offering learning instructions for L.K.G., U.K.G., Grade 1 & 2 and then upgraded with the addition of one grade each year.
The main building was inaugurated on 10th December, 1996 by His Excellency, Sri Krishna Kant, the then Governor of Andhra Pradesh. The school is recognized by Government of Andhra Pradesh and runs classes from LKG to 10th standard with strength of around 500 students. The Chairman Visakhapatnam Port Trust is the permanent Chairman for the school with others as Secretary, Correspondent and members.
Bhavan’s School Radio is unique, as it is an edutainment programme and the Radio Broadcast is completely run by the school children themselves. The main aim is to enrich speaking & listening skills of students and to provide a constructive entertainment to the listeners . The students take up the PA System in their break time and scheduled radio hours to broadcast a variety of programmes including school news , talk shows, interviews, self-made ads, storytelling , book review, music programmes and address the rest of the students seated in their respective classes.
The highlight of the very first broadcast was the Radio Talk Show on ‘ The benefits of School Radio’ presented by the student RJs ( Radio Jockey),the Chief Guest , Shri A Prasanna Kumar being one of the guest speaker of the Talk show with other student representatives as key participants. The core objective of BHAVAN’S SCHOOL RADIO is to build confidence and self esteem, develop speaking and listening skills, give voice to the students, promote teamwork, understand the value of communication, learn to write creative scripts and conduct research into a range of topics.
The Sports Academy, launched in July 2018, provides an excellent opportunity to the children to excel in Games & Sports under the eminent guidance of qualified Coaches and Sports mentors. It caters to the sports enthusiasts in six different Games & Sports: Chess, Carrom, Table – tennis, Throwball, Volleyball and Taekwondo. For further motivation, exposure and recognition of talents, the school organizes Inter School Games & Sports Competitions at district level every month . The Academy also serves the community by letting the joining in the Sports Academy free and open to all irrespective of the school they study in. It is an after school programme from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m every Monday to Thursday running with the sole objective of encouraging Games & Sports enthusiasts.
Last updated on:19, July, 2022