About Us

 The Genesis of the KV                

Kendriya Vidyalaya is the embodiment of the heritage of the past, the prestige of the present and the promise of the future. Kendriaya Vidyalaya No 1 Palakkad is coming under Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, an autonomous body under the Department of Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), and Government of India.              

Established in the year 1984, this Kendriya Vidyalaya caters to the educational needs of the children of floating population like the employees of central government offices, defense personnel, ex-service men and other transferable employees liable for frequent transfers.             

A well qualified teaching and non-teaching staff makes this Vidyalaya a premier institution in academic excellence and co-curricular activities of this region. Presently the Vidyalaya has got strength of nearly 1865 students and staff strength of 65 including Principal, teaching and non teaching members.

1 Date of opening of the KV 1984
2 Highest class XII
3 No of Sections I, II, V, VI -  4 sections
III, IV, VII-XII – 3 sections
4 Sector (Civil/Project/Defense/I HC) Civil
5 District Palakkad
6 State Kerala
Affiliation details(CBSE)
1 Affiliation No 900012
2 Status of the School Senior Secondary
3 Type of affiliation Permanent (A+) Affiliation
4 Name of Managing Committee Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan
5 School Code KL06538

Important milestones of growth  

  • 1984-School started functioning.
  • 9.2 Acres of land given by Southern Railways
  • 1986- New building inaugurated
  • 1990- First batch of Higher Secondary Student (Class XI) presented for Higher Secondary Examination CBSE.
  • 1992- 10+2 System started
  • October 2008- senior secondary Computer Lab inaugurated.


Gradual Year wise expansion 


  • 1984- KV No.1 Started functioning – classes up to VI
  • 1985- class VII Started.
  • 1990- First batch of class XI Science stream Started.
  • 1993- XI    Commerce Stream Started
  • 1996-Second batch of Class XI Science Started


Infrastructural Faciliites