Spread over an area of 14 acres of land , Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 ,Chandimandir Cantt has as an impressive spacious building with a serene ambience of lush green lawns , well maintained gardens ,tall eucalyptus trees and huge playgrounds .
In action since 1974, Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1 Chandimandir Cantt has progressed remarkably over the years to keep pace with the working ethos and educational environment of the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan . It has the privilege to serve the children of the defence personnel of the western command Headquarters in Chandimandir Cantonment
With the onset of the 21st century and the rapid change in the global scenario, the objective is, to equip the students to face new challenges by adopting technological advancements for achieving maximum benefits of the latest infrastructure and facilities available in each department of the school.
All important ‘Days’ and festivals are celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm in the Vidyalaya .Imparting value-based education is one of the priorities taken care of during the day to day teaching learning process . Regular training of students in sports athletics, yoga and aerobics, ensure not only physical fitness and agility of the students, but also helps in developing virtues like discipline, leadership and team work amongst them.
Considered to be one of the best Kendriya Vidyalayas of Chandigarh Region, the school boasts of meritorious students and outstanding results. No wonder that doctors, engineers, army officers and air force officers are products of this prestigious institution.