Model School for the Visually Handicapped
Note : Last date for submission of form is 17th April 2017. Seats are not vacant for class 11th in the Session 2017-2018. Thus, no application form will be accepted for admission in Class 10th, 11th and 12th .
Model School for the Visually Handicapped was inaugurated on 4th January 1959 by Govt. of India on the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Louis Braille, the inventor of Braille script that facilitates teaching and learning for the blind. At present, there are 240 students enrolled in this co-educational residential school situated at 116, Rajpur Road, Derhadun. The primary objective of the school is to facilitate teaching and learning of visually challenged students for which the school is geared with all possible resources and staff for this purpose. The school intents to enable students to be self dependent in their life in spite of their visual impairment. Every effort is made for all round personality development of students.
Model School for the Visually Handicapped is one of the top co-educational boarding schools, affiliated to CBSE Board (Provisional Affiliation No. 3530023 since 1987 & its extension is upto 31st Mar 2017) and established in 1959. It has students from varying backgrounds and from many different parts of the country. Mission of our School is “To educate every student to the best of his or her abilities”.
The cascade of services and benefits offered by school include free education, board and lodging, uniform, books and equipments. The school provides an environment that encourages a questioning mind and gives students many avenues for expressing their creativity and building their skills.
The students study Humanities in class XI & XII. Computers have been introduced from class three only. The dexterity of the fingers moving on the keyboard reflects the perfection of the students.
Academics have adopted wide connotations in Model School for Visually Handicapped because the endeavor of the school is to work for the all round development of the children. There are four libraries i.e. Talking Book Library, School Library, Print Library & Braille Library.
The students of the school are excellent sports persons & athletes. They have proved their capabilities in the different national & international sports competitions; the latest achievement was 4 gold and 2 bronze medals in the IBSA Youth and Students Championship 2009 held at Colorado, USA.
Yoga & Judo Karate keeps them mentally fit & physically agile.
To stimulate their creativity hobby classes in Music, dance and drama are also offered after the school hours.
The students are admitted after an interview & screening.
The students should ensure to enclose:-
Hobby classes are also arranged free of cost after school hours to churn out their talents.
The school provides an environment that encourages a questioning mind and gives students many avenues for expressing their creativity and building their skills. The School Provides following facilities:-
Closed after 2nd Saturday of May & Re-open on 1st July
Dussehra to Dipawali
Details about Area of School Campus
Contact Details of School
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Ph. no. : 01352738060
Fax no. 01352734157
Name & Official Address of Director
Mrs. Anuradha Dalmia
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Ph. no. 01352744491
Members of Management Committee
Members of Sexual Harassment Committee
NIVH (National Institute for the Visually Handicapped), 116 Rajpur Road, Dehradun is registered under Societies Registration Act 1860. The Registration is Valid upto 20-10-2017
Mode of Payment of Salary
Salary is given thru Individual Cheque of Punjab National Bank
In Persuance of Order dated 07-09-2016 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Persons with Disablities, the name of the Institute has been changed as