Visakha Valley School was established in the year 1968 by the great stalwart and visionary Shri.Abid Hussain, I.A.S., the then District Collector and Chairman, Board of Governors, Visakha Valley School with the noble vision of imparting quality education to the citizens of Visakhapatnam and other cities. On the firm foundations laid by the founder members, Chairmen and past principals, the school has grown in size and strength over 48 glorious years and is today much sought after for admissions. Affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi, it is one of the premier co-educational English Medium Schools with classes from LKG to XII with commerce and science streams in plus 2.
The school is located on an expanse of 33.4 acres of land in the heart of the city but is seemingly away from all the noise, din and hectic city life. Nestled in a serene valley with lush green hills on either side, the uninterrupted expanse of the blue sky above and the sea on the other side, the school provides a conducive environment for both teaching and learning to take place with ample opportunities for holistic growth and development.
Our motto “Strive for Excellence” inspires and motivates teachers as well as students to excel in all fields of curricular and co-curricular activities. Here learning is for life. The school guides the students to develop a positive outlook, inculcate right values, understand and respect our culture and heritage, care for the environment and become confident individuals to face the competitive world outside.
Students are encouraged to take part in various activities like Art and Craft, Literary and Cultural, Games and Sports, Exhibitions, Fairs, Quizzes, MUN Programmes, Awareness programmes, Cleanliness Drives, Inter School Competitions, Olympiads, CBSE activities, School trips and Excursions to broaden their outlook and understand themselves in relation to others.
Keeping up with the CBSE guidelines, the following committees with experienced Mentors and Teachers who would be working with Principal and Vice-Principals for free interaction between students & teachers have been constituted.
Constitution of 3 committees
1.Corporal Punishment Committee
A. Mrs.Kalpana Patro
2.Sexual Harassment Committee/Gender Sensitization Committee
3. Career Guidance and Counseling Committee
A.Mrs.Kalpana Kumari Patro
C.Mr.K.Amar Paul Jay Raj
F. Mrs.K.Sarada Devi.
Students are the pride of a school. With thier meritorious performance, the school has bagged many a prestigious awards in the past few years. To mention a few:
A. Rishreeta Biswal (7E) won 2nd place at State level in Vidyarthi Vignan Manthan 2017-18 exam and got selected for National in Junior Category. She won first place at School & District level..
B. G.Siddhartha Preetam (7C) won 1st prize in English Quiz in the World Space Week celebrations of ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation).
2. Inter School Level:
A. PURAVIDA - Inter School Science Exhibition, Model Making on Ecofriendly Basis:
1. Mr.Gowrav Prakash of Class 8B secured 1st Position.
2. Mr.Manas Malla of Class 8D for Momemto & Certificate.
3. Ms.A.Akshara of Class XII Science secured 1st Prize in English Elocution.
B. In the 63rd Wild Life Week Celebrations - 2017 organised by AP Forest Department, Vallians Senior's Group won 1st prize in Skit.
C. 141th Jayanthi Celebrations of Shri.Pingali Venkayya Garu orgnanised by Shri.Sharada Kalanikethan:
Mr.E.Mohit (8B) & Mr.Soha Tripati (7A) won 1st Prize in Telugu and English Elocution.
D. Vigilance Awareness Week 2017 - Theme "My Vision Corruption Free India".
Mr.N.Bhuvan (XD) & Mr.Soupreeth Dev (8E) won 1st prizes in Elocution & Essay Writing.
E. 49th Children's Day Celebrations organised by Lions Club of Visakhapatnam in which Visakha Valley School won 7 First Prizes and secured Overall runners position.
F. Ramakrishna Mission Ashram conducted Annual Inter School Competitions - 2017 in which vallians secured Seven First Prizes.
3. Sports & Games:
A. V.Jaidev (4C) won Gold Medal and Bronze Medals in Kumiti & Kata Style in the 14th All India Karate Championship.
B. M.Sanjana (8E) won the AITA talent series. All India Ranking Tennis Tournament under 12years, boys & girls & N.Kushal Varma (7D) won runners up.
C. Asapu Jnanita (XB) & CNL Sarvani (XII Science) were doubles Winners in All India Tennis Association, National Ranking Tournament Champioship Series 7. They both were also awarded one week free coaching in USA Florida in one of the Top most Academy.
D. A.Jnanitha won Single Winner in Janat Moula Khan Memorial Tennis Tournament CS3 under 18 Tennis Tournament.