From the Principal's Desk


Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Godda was established in the year 1886-87 situated in Godda Block under the District Godda.
The functioning of the Vidyalaya has commenced from August 1886-87.Since 1886-87 Vidyalaya is providing Quality Education and All round development of rural children this District.Presently Vidyalaya is running smoothly.Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
are fully residential, co-educational schools affiliated to CBSE,New Delhi having classes up to 12 standard.Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, an autonomous Organization under the ministry of HRD, Government of India, manages these Vidyalayas. Admission to these Vidyalayas is through a test called JNVST to Class VI. Children are predominantly from rural areas and there is 30% reservation of girls. Quality modern education with a strong component of culture, promotion of National Integration through student migration between Hindi speaking ad Non-Hindi speaking states and following a three language formula with vernacular
as medium of instruction up to Class-VIII are some of the salient features of this unique educational venture.

Dinesh Kumar
Principal, JNV Godda


Objectives


To provide good quality modern education, including a strong component of culture, inculcation of values, awareness of environment, adventure activities and physical education.

To serve the objectives of excellence coupled with equity and social justice.

To ensure that all students of Navodaya Vidyalaya attain a reasonable level of competence in three languages as envisaged in
the Three Language Formula.

To promote national integration by providing opportunities to talented children, largely rural, from different parts of our country,
to live and learn together and develop their full potential.

To serve, in each district, as focal points for improvement in quality of school education through sharing of experience and facilities.

Salient Features


Admission on the basis of merit
Navodaya Vidyalayas draw their strength from talented children, selected on the basis of merit test, called the JNV Selection
Test, designed, developed and conducted by NCERT initially now, by the CBSE. The test is held annually on All India basis at block and district levels. It is objective, culture-free class neutral and is so designed as to ensure that rural children are not at a disadvantage.

Reservation for rural, S.C., S.T. and girl students
Admission is predominantly for children from the rural areas,with a provision of 75%.Reservation seats are reserved for children from the SC and ST communities in proportion to their population in the district but not less that the national average. 1/3rd of
the seats are for girl students. 3% of the seats are for disabled children.

Co-educational residential secondary schools with free education
Navodaya Vidyalayas offer free education from Class- VI to Classes XII and are affiliated to the CBSE. Entry to a Navodaya Vidyalaya is in Class-VI only. Each Navodaya Vidyalaya is a co-educational residential institution providing free of charge amenities like boarding and lodging, expenses on uniforms, text books, stationery, to and fro rail and bus fare.

Adherence to three language formula
The Regional Language is generally the medium of instruction from Class VI to VIII and from IXth class onwards it is English/ Hindi.

Promotion of national integration
Navodaya Vidyalayas aim at inculcating values of national integration through special programmes of migration which is scheme of inter-regional exchange of students for one academic year between Hindi and Non-Hindi speaking states and vice-versa. Efforts are made to promote understanding of the diversity and plurality of Indian people & cultural heritage through activities that
promote national integration.

Rural location, cost free land state govt.
Navodaya Vidyalayas are located as far as possible in rural areas. The State Govt. is to offer cost free land and rent free temporary buildings for the setting up of Navodaya Vidyalaya.

Education excellence
Board Results of Navodaya Vidyalayas students compare favorably with their counterparts, Navodaya Vidyalayas have been conceived as on idea, a progressive forward looking concept making modern India and the area of focal development through educational excellence. Board Results of Navodaya Vidyalaya students have been much higher than the national pass
percentage averages achieved by the CBSE affiliated schools.

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Godda

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Kotranka, Rajouri was established in the year 1886-87 situated in Godda Block under the District GODDA. The functioning of the Vidyalaya has commenced from August 1886-87 . Since 1886-87 Vidyalaya is providing Quality Education and All round development of rural children of this District. Presently Vidyalaya is running smoothly. JNV's are fully residential, co-educational schools affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi having classes up to 12 standard. Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti,
an autonomous Organization under the ministry of HRD, Government of India, manages these Vidyalayas. Admission to these Vidyalayas is through a test called JNVST to Class VI. Children are predominantly from rural areas and there is 30% reservation
of girls.Quality modern education with a strong component of culture,promotion of National Integration through student migration between Hindi speaking ad Non-Hindi speaking states and following a three language formula with vernacular as medium of instruction up to Class-VIII are some of the salient features of this unique educational venture.

Facilities

Navodaya Vidyalayas are residential co-educational schools for children in Classes VI to XII. These Vidyalayas offer free education to the talented rural children. The Vidyalayas offer free education to the talented rural children. The facilities include
free boarding and lodging to students as well as expenses on uniform, stationery, to and fro rail/bus fare from home. Efforts are made to ensure that the Vidyalaya Management Committee under the Chairmanship of the District Magistrate/Collector or
Deputy Commissioner with representation and participation of Parents ensure effective Mess Management.

We have separate labs for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and computer science. Our playground includes 400 M track. It has separate courts for Football, Kho-kho and Basketball. Physical education facilities, under guidance of the instructor. The
Vidyalaya has a well-equipped library. Aiming on educational excellence of students, two/three periods are allotted for each
class per week.

Our School stands to be one of the Schools selected under the VSAT SCHOOLS SCHEME with fully developed Computer Labs with LAN facility.

Sick students will report to their respective housemasters /house mothers before 6.20 hrs. and enter their names in the 'house
sick book' maintenance for the purposes. They will then report to the staff nurse between 6.30 and 7.10 hrs. Old dressing and minor injuries will also be attended to.

The school medical officer will examine all new and old cases between 14.00 & 17.00 hrs every Tuesday, Thu and Sat.

All cases, which require specialist advice, will be referred to the Referal Hospital, GODDA by the School medical Officer.