The Vidyalaya was established in 1967 and currently has about 1839 children on its roll. It has 3 sections from Class I to V and 4 sections from VI to XII. Humanities, Science stream and Commerece Streams are available.
Nestled within the lush green campus of IIT Kharagpur, Kendriya Vidyalaya, IIT, Khargapur caters mainly to the educational requirements of the wards of the staff of IIT Kharagpur.
There is a library housing about 10,000 books. There are well equiped labs for Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Bio-Technology, Geography, Junior Science , Maths and Computer (Primary, Secondary & Senior Secondary).
There are two Volleyball courts, one Basketball court, two Badminton courts, and one Kho-Kho & Kabadi field. In addition there is a children's park exclusively for the children of primary classes.
Playway method or activity oriented teaching is adopted in Primary classes. CCE- Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation System is followed upto class X.
Every year the Vidyalaya produces many scholars who enter into IITs and other prestigious engineering & medical colleges in India.
Updated on: [June 09, 2017]