Divine Child School, managed by Shri Bhanuvijayji Universal Foundation, with the blessings and guidance of Rev Bhanuvijayji Maharaj, was founded in 1994. The promoters of the Shanku’s group are also the trustee members of the Bhanuvijayji Universal Foundation thereby making it doubly strong in entrepreneurship and expertise.
With the sole objective of imparting liberal, broad based, value-oriented, child-centered and meaningful education, the DCS has carved a niche for itself as an abode of educational excellence. The school is situated in a serene locality surrounded by evergreen atmosphere, adjoining the famous Shanku’s Water Park, that provides world class water entertainment and naturopathy health care, in Mehsana district of North Gujarat. DCS is a co-educational residential school, imparting quality education from Nursery to std.XII
DCS caters to the educational needs of the vast populace of not only Gujarat, but also different parts of India and abroad (NRIs). It has also found for itself a glorious place in the international arena. In achieving the set goals, the school has designed a curriculum which grooms the students all round growth and to develop to their full potential and to attain excellence in all spheres of life including academics, sports and various co-curricular activities.
The DCS provides to students intensive training in co-curricular activities such as horse-riding, swimming, roller skating, water sports, yoga, karate, classical dance, music, drawing, pottery, indoor and outdoor games. The students are encouraged to plan, initiate and take active part in activities like kitchen gardening, science club, literary club and quiz etc.
It is the motto of DCS to inculcate the values of justice, tolerance, fraternity, fair play, compassion and a sense of discipline which springs from within, while nurturing students on to higher levels of achievement along with independent thinking.
To quote Mahatma Gandhi, “Education covers the entire field of life, there is nothing in life however small, which is not the concern of education….”
"Prepare Children For Life and Enable Them To be Humane"
- To prepare the children for life by promoting physical, psychomotor, intellectual, socio-emotional and spiritual development through innovative approaches to curricular and Co-Curricular activities.
- To provide rich and congenial environment which would facilitate and enable all the students to learn and develop to their optimum level.
- To provide value based education for the achievement of higher quality of life.
Trust / Management
The school is managed by Bhanuvijayji Universal Foundation chaired by Shri. Shankarbhai Chaudhary under the guidance of Shri. Bhanuvijayji Maharaj, the spiritual leader. It is the brain child of Smt. Anandiben S. Chaudhary, the Managing Trustee whose active involvement renders life and vigour to the school. Smt. Raiben Patel, Shri Madhavbhai Chaudhary, Smt. Varshaben Chaudhary, Smt. Manisha Mehta of the Trust facilitate the day-to-day functioning of the school.
The Pole Star of Divine Sky
On 10th October 1953 a humble soul was born to Mr. K.C Mathunny Cherian and Mrs. Mariamma Mathunny of Pathnamthitta in Kerala. He grew up in the shadow of the affection and care of his mother and under the strict discipline and guidance of his father.
He completed his education from Kerala University and Anamalai University in the year 1977 and selected teaching as his profession as he liked it right from his childhood days.
He joined Divine family in the June 1998. After he joined Divine Child School his vision and mission was to raise the standard of education, provide quality education and produce good human beings and conscientious citizens. He started the reformation from the day one of his joining the school. He introduced strict disciplinary norms, recruited well qualified and experienced teachers across the country for a good input besides teaching the tenets of humanity, respect and fellowship. He gave the teachers the scope, facilities and time to improve. He worked for the holistic development of the students with a smack of humanity. He sought national and international affiliations to expedite his mission. He hosted and organized national and international stature competitions and programs such as CBSE National Athletic Meet, festivals and conferences of United Schools Organization. Right from his joining the school to till date the school has succeeded to produce cent percent result in AISCE and AISSCE. Because of his astute acumen he has been conferred with many responsibilities. He is the Vice President of the United School Organization, and has been nominated as the acting President of the said organization. He is also the Director of Divine Child International School, Adalaj. He is assigned with many confidential works for Govt. of India by CBSE. Every year he organizes social service programs to help the poor and needy. He organizes road shows, marathons and rallies to create awareness on various social issues like 'drug de-addiction', 'save the girl child,' 'save and protect the girl child', 'save sports' etc. For his sincere, dedicated and extraordinary service to the education sector Govt. of India bestowed him with the National Award for being the best Principal for the year 2011 which was given on 5th September 2012 at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi by the Honbl'e president of India Mr. Pranab Mukherjee. Even though he is awarded with such a prestigious award, he was humble, replying to a member of the press he said, he never worked or undertook an enterprise with an aim of getting any award or reward, his getting this award is an encouragement to those who follow or those who are following his footprints.
He is always helpful, respectful and kind to everyone irrespective of one's status, social position or financial capability. Blessed are the children those who have been guided by him and benefitted are the people those who have and those who come by him. The bright pole star had guided the Magi to reach their destination at Bethlehem similarly he guides many to reach their destinations and lead a happy, contented and successful life. Thus he is the luminous pole star of the Divine Sky.
School Management Committee
In order to guide and advise on school matters and its growth, there is a body of highly experienced educationists and professionals from different walks of life. At present the Committee is headed by eminent educationists Dr. Ravindra Dave (Former Director, UNESCO Institute of Education, Hamburg) and Prof. N.R. Dave (Vice Chairman, Ex Vice Chancellor, North Gujarat University). The Committee meets periodically to discuss overall development of the school and chalk out future strategies to effect changes to meet the growing demands of the time.
Location and Campus
The school is located on the throbbing Ahmedabad-Mehsana Highway No. 41 adjoining the famous Shanku's Water Park (Water World Resort). The Campus is indeed a feast for the eyes with thriving plants on matted grass lawns which keeps you fresh and active throughout. The vast and beautiful campus accommodates staff quarters, separate spacious, well- maintained hostel blocks for boys and girls, sports complex, children's park, gardens, dining hall and auditorium in addition to the aesthetically designed school building. An eco-friendly environment is a gift of nature to the campus with the lush green fields in the backdrop. The serene campus is totally pollution free and is conducive to concentration and study without any disturbance and distraction.
Access to School
The school is located at Amipura, 15 km. South to Mehsana and 55 km. north to Ahmedabad on SH 41. It is well connected by road and rail. The nearest, major Railway Station is Mehsana, which is about 15 km. from the school. Ahmedabad, 55 km. south is the nearest airport.