Kendriya Vidyalaya, INS Hamla, Malad(West), was established in August 1972 as a Defence School. The Vidyalaya is situated at a distance of 9 kms. from Malad Station. It is the only Kendriya Vidyalaya in the Western Suburbs of Mumbai, District -Thane, State - Maharastra.
The lush green campus envisages vital relationship with nature making it veritable utopia. The air of the imposing three storied building with classes from I std to XII Std resonates with the chant of morning shlokas of invocation and the atmosphere around provides the right atmosphere for excellent education. It offers Science, Commerce and Humanities streams at +2 levels.
The Vidyalaya is proud of a team of well qualified & dedicated staff. The Vidyalaya is making rapid progress under the dynamic leadership of I/C Principal Mrs.Archana Srivastava with co-operation of VMC, PTA & Patronage of Assistant Commissioner who are the guiding force for the 1499 students(approx).
The Vidyalaya caters the needs of the children of three wings of the made forces: Army, Navy and Air Force with Other PSU's like Banking Sector, other General Public.
Vidyalaya has 39 class rooms along with other class rooms for - Yoga, Drawing, SUPW, Sports, Music, Examination, Teaching Aid, Libray, MI room, Career & Guidance and Staff room.
Vidyalaya has facilities for outdoor games like - Basket Ball, Hand Ball, Hand Ball, Kho-Kho, Kabadi in Vidyalaya and foot ball, badminton, boxing, swiming and cricket provided by Sponsoring Agency - INS Hamla.Vidyalaya has facilities for indoor games like - Table Tennis, Chess and Caram.
KV, INS Hamla has produced some very outstanding stars who have spread the light in all fields. Today our students are some of the best of the Doctors, Engineers, Defence Officers and Administrators.