Nestled in the idyllic Urjanagar Township, DAV Public School, Urjanagar was established in collaboration with Eastern Coal Fields Ltd. in 1994. Far from maddening crowd of cities, this prestigious Educational Institute is situated in the district of Godda, 60 km away from Bhagalpur, an important hub of trade and commerce in Bihar, and 110km away from Deoghar – a holy shrine in Jharkhand. Since its inception, the school has been doing commendable service in the field of Education in this remote area of Jharkhand. There is no denying the fact that the sylvan, serene and picturesque landscape among the twittering of birds reminds us of Gurudev RabindraNath Tagore’s dream school- Santiniketan.
The school is affiliated to Central Board Secondary Education, New Delhi upto Higher Secondary Level in Science and Commerce streams. The huge 3-storey building stands with unmatched dignity on a sprawling campus of 6.5 acres with more than 2200 students on roll and a galaxy of 59 qualified, dedicated and experienced teachers. The school is well equipped with a rich library, one Mathematics and three science laboratories, a computer and an English Language Lab and a vibrant infrastructure for Games & Sports. The school aims at imparting holistic education for all-round development of the learners to cater the needs of time and age to be the global Indians. Adding a special feather to its crown, the school has been bestowedupon the status of the esteemed office of the honourable Assistant Regional Director with Independent charge, Jharkhand-Santhal Pargana Zone, w.e.f. 29th March 2014 and glorifying the above mentioned post Dr. B. P. Yadav the senior most Principal of the zone, took over the charge as the Principal cum Assistant Regional Officer w.e.f 9th April 2014.
Updated on: [November 12, 2018]