Kendriya Vidyalaya, Naval Station, Karanja is one of the premier institutions located in the suburbs (NAD, Uran Taluka) of the metropolitan city Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra. Initially it was an English medium school, run by Naval Armament Depot (NAD) under the Chairmanship of Shri N A Malwade. The school’s inception as Kendriya Vidyalaya took place on the 1st of July 1970. The first Principal was Sri.M.L.Arora and the first Chairman Vice Admiral M P Avati. The Vidyalaya was developed to this level in two phases:
1. With front block in 1984 2. With rear block in 1989. The Vidyalaya is located in Naval Station, Tal. Uran, Dist. Raigad , Maharashtra. It is a Defence Sector School with +2 (Science, Commerce & Humanities Stream). It runs in a H-type building having around 1221 students and 67 well qualified staff members under the able guidance of Commodore NITIN NANGIA, Senior Officer, Naval Station, Karanja as its Chairman & Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Sambharia as its Principal. It offers qualitative and quantitative education for the students of Naval Station, Karanja and its neighboring areas like Uran, JNPT, ONGC, SHEVA. It fulfills the thirst of knowledge of students with the streams – Science, Commerce & Humanities at +2 level with the latest subjects like Computer Science/Informatics Practices along with the other compulsory subjects as prescribed by the C.B.S.E.