Chhatrapati Shahu Vidyalaya is an English medium co-education school. It is situated in the New Palace Area.
The school is run by Rajaram Chhatrapati Memorial Education Trust under the direction of Shri.Shahu Chhatrapati Maharaj with the guidance of eminent educationists.
The school was started on 24th June 1985 with a humble strength of 180 students, 6 sections and a staff of 7 teachers. It now has a strength of 2124 students and 110 teachers i.e. the teacher : student ratio is 1:20.
Donations are not accepted by the school for admitting students to any class.
25 glorious years have passed since C.S.V was founded way back in 1985. It is the first English medium school which has its roots strongly embedded in the Indian culture and tradition.
Under a lot of skepticism and criticism, the school has emerged stronger and offers hope to students from all sections of society. The school works on a slightly different pattern by giving due importance to cultural, sports and co-curricular activities along with academics.
One more unique feature of the school is the Special Awards which are given to students to motivate and encourage them. Students yearn to be the proud recipients of these coveted awards.
The Shahaji Chhatrapati Award :- Consisting of Rs.5000/- in cash is given to a student for General Proficiency in Academic, Extra-Curricular and Co-curricular activities of the school.
The Rajaram Chhatrapati Award :- Consisting of Rs.4000/- is given to a student for outstanding Academic performances.
The Punyasheel Rajmata Pramilaraje Chhatrapati Award :- Consisting of Rs.4000/- is given for outstanding Cultural Activities.
The Shahu Chhatrapati Award :- Consisting of Rs.4000/- is given for outstanding Sports Activity.