School Manager

Mr. Girish Chandra, Retired Deputy Commissioner, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti Regional Office Lucknow (An autonomous organization,under the ministry of H.R.D, Govt. of India) is manager of the school.
Prior to this appointment he has worked in different capacities as lecturer in Biology in Govt. Inter Colleges (under U.P Govt.) for thirteen years, as principal in different Navodaya Vidyalaya’s of Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
He had worked as an Assistant Commissioner for 07 years (in Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, U.P and Uttarakhand). And for approx. 04 years as Deputy Commissioner in Lucknow region (comprising of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand). He also held the additional charge of Deputy Commissioner of Patna region (comprising of Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal) for 07 months. During his tenure as Principal of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Tehri Garwal (Uttarakhand) he was conferred with “Best Principal Award” in 1996 for producing quality result even under extreme adverse situations.
During his tenure as Assistant Commissioner in NVS regional office Lucknow and Patna he performed various duties successfully. As Assistant Commissioner (Academics) of Patna region his tenure was highly successful. There was qualitative as well as quantitative improvement in results of class X and XII in CBSE exams. The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya’s of Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal improved remarkably in the area of sports games, Arts, Music and other similar activities during his tenure of Patna region as Assistant Commissioner.
Similarly during his tenure as Deputy Commissioner of Lucknow region, the Jawahar Navoday Vidyalaya of U.P. and Uttarakhand improved a lot especially in quality of results. The students' performances in sports games showed quantum jump at national level.
During his services in Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti as Principal, Assistant Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner, he attended various training programs from 1994 to 2016 (approx. 20 training programs) organized by reputed institutions of the country like IIM Ahmedabad , IIM Lucknow, Uttarakhand Academy Administration Nainital, Canadian Education Center Network, Institute of Secretariat Training and Management, New Delhi, Indian Institute of Public Administration New Delhi, Ramkrishna Institute of Moral and Spiritual Education Mysore, Kaivalya Dham Pune, UNFPA, Stefen Covey Foundation New Delhi, Many trainings conducted by NCERT New Delhi etc.
During his services as Assistant Commissioner in Patna region he visited few schools of United Kingdom (London and IIfracomb) under U.K. India Educational Research Initiative Program (UKIERI) and studied teaching–learning activities of few schools of U.K.
Shri Girish Chandra has got versatile personality. His main areas of interest are, various academics related activities in the schools, training and motivation of staff and students, Guidance and Career Counseling of students, Organizing workshops and training programs, Organization of various activities and effective monitoring of overall vidyalaya functioning.

Mr. Girish Chandra
Manager