The D.A.V senior secondary school Mandi was started in 1944 as a Primary school in the premises of Arya Samaj Mandir . The school was patronized and run under the guidance of Late Swami Krishanand ji (Freedom fighter and social reformer), late captain inder singh and Late Sh. Dina Nath Vaidya ,(Advocate). The school was upgraded to middle level in 1980 and high level in 1984. Since the year 2002 it has been up-graded to senior secondary level. Presently the school is managed under patronage of Maharishi Dayananad Shiksha Parishad , a registered body.

Ever since its inception, the school has made rapid progress in every area. It's alumni are positioned at higher echelons in Medicine, Engineering, Academics, Defence, Administration and the Corporate World.


The D.A.V senior secondary school aims to unlock the talent and enterprise of all our young people. We promote high achievement and learning for life by working with every individual to:


It has been a endeavor of D.A.V institution to impart quality education of the student . To achieve this objective the teachers provide academic excellence along with the devolvement of individual student . Due emphasis is laid on formation of character and dedication to the service of country. We try to imbibe discipline, faith and hard work among the student besides , the school actively tries to imbibe the spirit of Vedic philosophy in the everyday life of student . The school lays due emphasis on the development of individual personality of the student.