About Model School for Visually Handicapped, Dehradun
Model School for Visually Handicapped (MSVH) is a premier co-educational school for visually handicapped/blind/partially blind children located in Dehradun. Model School for the Visually Handicapped was inaugurated on 4th January 1959 by Govt. of India on the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Louis Braille, the inventor of Braille script that facilitates teaching and learning for the blind. The school functions under the aegis of NIVH (National Institute for Empowerment of Persons with Visual Disabilities, Divyanganj)(Ministry of Social Justice Empowerment, Govt of India). The school is affiliated to CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) New Delhi. The school provides quality education to students from Nursery to Class XII. The school provides various services including the benefits of free education, boarding and lodging, uniform, books and equipment.
Curriculum & Facilities at Model School of Visually Handicapped, Dehradun
Model School for the Visually Handicapped goes by the curriculum of the CBSE pattern and syllabus and offers Humanities as a choice of subject in class XI and XII. The school also introduces Computer education form Class III onward. The school has four libraries to provide assistance in better learning. There is a separate Talking Book Library, School Library, Braille Library and Print Library.
The school has a number of extra curricular activities for its students and encourages them to take part in them for an overall health of their mind and body. Activities like Yoga and Judo Karate are being taught to the students so that they could have a fit and agile body. The students have also won a number of national and international championships. Students are encouraged to take music dance and drama as their hobby.
Admission in Model School of Visually Handicapped, Dehradun
The school offers admission from Nursery to Class XII at the starting of each year. Admission is provided after interview and screening. Application form can be obtained from admission office on any working hours.
Documents Needed for Admission
- Birth Certificate
- Medical Certificate of Visual Disability issued by the Chief Medical Officer.
- Income Certificate of Parents.
- Caste Certificates(if any).
- Marksheet and Certificate of Previous Class.
- Passport Size photograph
Contact Address of Model School of Visually handicapped, dehradun for 2018 Admission and Other required Information
Model School of Visually Handicapped
116 Rajpur Road,