DAV Public School, Kotdwar, founded in the year 1989 considers the school as powerful agent of change. It fosters universal and eternal values, and is fully active to bring about a just society., The school is affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The syllabi and curriculum is designed as per CBSE, New Delhi. The medium of instruction is English with Hindi as second language. It is a Co educational Day school., The school has motive to create a human society, free from prejudices superstitions and discriminations based on sex, religion, caste, and economic status and characterized by respect for the dignity of human person leading to concern for each other especially, the under privileged.