ZIRO School started in the year 2000 with the active support of the local Apatani community. It is a co-education school. School is having Boys and Girls from class I to X. This school is up to Secondary Level and is of residential nature with separate hostel facilities for both boys and girls.
ZIRO School is located in the Lower Subansiri District of Arunachal Pradesh.
ZIRO is a beautiful hill station, headquarter of Lower Subansiri District and one of the oldest towns in Arunachal Pradesh. Ziro is popularly known as Apatani Plateau and situated at an altitude of 1500 meters above sea level. Mainly inhabited by the Apatani tribe, the town wears a festive look during festivals celebrated by the Apatani people.
ZIRO is famous for paddy-cum-pisciculture cultivation. The area is renowned for the terrace paddy fields where the unique system of poly-culture and water management is practised by the local people. Ziro is surrounded by mountains that boast of pine trees in great numbers. Every angle is above perfect and every view is spectacular; no wonder the best of cameras fail to do justice to the hues of Ziro. The wide range of flora and fauna are seen here is soul captivating. Cool summers and cooler winters are characteristics of Ziro.
The persona of Swami Vivekananda and Mananeeya Eknathji, the founder of Vivekananda Kendra, are at the heart of the Institution. Vivekananda Kendra’s core values of selfless service, patriotism, character-building, man-making and nation-building permeate the entire educational experience.
We Believe: "We believe that every human being is empowered to develop her/his best potential".
We See: We see empowerment as the distinguishing feature of all our educational effort and are convinced that it takes place best in a school which is a dynamic entity involved in discerning the needs of our times and flexible enough to readjust its structures and activities to respond to them.
We Recognize: We recognize that it requires an atmosphere where all the values of selfless service, man-making and nation-building are lived out by all and where striving for excellence at the level of one’s potential is an essential element.
We Accept: We accept that this demands a certain level of awareness at administrative and staff levels so that it becomes a continuous process affecting staff, student and parents and taking precedence over all other motivations.
We Recognize and Strongly Affirm: We recognize and strongly affirm that the special thrust of our Institution becomes credible in India today, where ‘Service before self’ is lived out both in attitude and structures.
We Prioritize: We prioritize the practice of the important human values and encourage Students to gain confidence so that they grow as the responsible citizens of the country.
We, in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalayas aim to give all round development i.e Physical, Mental, Emotional, Intellectual & Spiritual development to the students through various activities so that the hidden talents are developed to the fullest.
The Management, staff, alumni and parents share a collective vision and mutual purpose in education so that the students may fruitfully contribute to the wider society and address the realities and concerns of our country and of the world.