The Kendriya Vidyalaya , Damana was established in the year 1987 in the Defence sector and was shifted to Civil sector in the year 2012.Since 22/06/2016 it is functioning in the temporary building provided by the Sponsoring Agency J & K Govt. at Purkhoo Camp , Damana , Jammu. From the date of its establishment the school, has been involved in providing quality education to its students. The Principal of the school at present is Sh C R Bhagat. The school has good infrastructure facilities, including computer labs, science labs , Library , Activity Room , Art Room , Music Room ,Sports Room etc..
KVS envisions itself a world class organization in school education committed to continually empowering teachers to actualize inside out synergy in students and enable them to fulfill futuristic societal, national and global needs and aspirations.
§ The Kendriya Vidyalayas have a four - fold mission, viz.,
§ To cater to the educational needs of children of transferable Central Government including Defence and Para-military personnel by providing a common programme of education ;
§ To pursue excellence and set the pace in the field of school education;
§ To initiate and promote experimentation and innovations in education in collaboration with other bodies like the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) etc. and
§ To develop the spirit of national integration and create a sense of "Indian ness" among children.