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
To ensure that all students of our Vidyalaya attain a reasonable
level of competence in three languages as envisaged in the Three Language
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.
JNVST admission on the basis of Merit
Navodaya Vidyalayas draw their strength from talented children, selected
on the basis of merit test, called the Jawahar Navodaya 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 fro 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
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has opted three language formula as per national
education policy i:e Hindi , English And Regional language like Assammees.
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.
Board Results of Navodaya Vidyalayas students compare favourably 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 II, SHERGHATI, GAYA
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Sherghati, Dist: Gaya was established in
02.09.2010 in accordance with NPE, 1986. It is situated at Sherghati with
beautiful landscapes in Gaya District, Bihar State. The Vidyalaya is at a
distance of about 40 Kms from Gaya Railway Station.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya,Sherghati is fully residential, co-educational
schools affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi having classes up to VIII standard.
Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, an autonomous Organization under the ministry of
HRD, Government of India. 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 and 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
ADMISSION PROCEDURE AND GUIDELINES
Admissions in the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas take place on the basis of a
Selection Test conducted by the CBSE. The test is called the Jawahar
Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) it is of non-verbal nature, class
neutral and so designed to ensure that children from rural areas are able to
compete without facing any disadvantages due to poor communication
facilities in rural areas special care is taken to ensure that children from
far flung rural areas get admission form free of cost without any problem.
Sufficient publicity is done through Doordarshan, All India Radio, local
newspapers, pamphlets, visits of Principals and teachers of Navodaya
Vidyalayas to the local schools of the district.
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. 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
Sick students will report to their respective housemasters /house mistress
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 too.
The school medical officer will examine all new and old cases once in a
All cases, which require specialist advice, will be referred to the Sub
divisional Hospital, Sherghati by the School medical Officer.