Establishment:                             The  Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Banipur, North 24 Parganas was established in May 2003 and started functioning  from 15th Dec'2003 in a temporary site of SCERT, Govt. of West Bengal. The Vidyalaya shifted to its permanent site at Banipur on 1st May 2008. In the session 2010 11 the anticipated students strength is approximately 450 and has 34 staff in total (both teaching and non-teaching) members.

          The vidyalaya has been working under Ministry of Human Resource Development in the Department of Higher Education & School Education, Govt. of India. The vidyalaya is co-educational residential school fully financed by the Govt. of India through an autonomous organization, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.

          The vidyalaya is basically to encourage and promote talent predominantly from rural areas and weaker sections of the district and to provide them with quality modern education for their all round development.

          The vidyalaya is a model of pace setter institution in the district and is a resource centre for promotion of excellence.


                                        Informations about this Vidyalaya

Name of the Principal   

 Mrs. Mausumi Nag

Date of joining in the vidyalaya     


Highest Class     

XII (Science & Humanities)

Approximate Student Strength 2013- 13     

     480 (approx)



Academic Infrastructure:

a)   Labs                          :     Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Junior Science, Junior Maths & Computer

b)  Class Rooms                     :     14 Classrooms with 01 Resource Room

c)    Library                         :     01 Library