S S MAKHIJA The founder Principal of D.A.V Dwarka Shyam Swaroop Makhija finds place in the history of various schools. He got various awards for contribution in the field of Arya Samaj and education.
He is an eminent researcher and did his PhD in Raman study of vibrational Relaxation in Binary liquid mixtures. He has published few peer-reviewed articles in different international and national journals and conferences.
- Founder Principal, DAV Public School, Palam Sector 6, Dwarka, New Delhi
- Founder Principal, DAV Centenary Public School, Narela, Delhi
- Founder Principal, CJDAV Public School, Meerut, UP
- Founder Principal, DAV Public School, HFC, Urvarak Nagar, Barauni, Bihar
- The very first DAV School in BIHAR
- Founder Principal, DAV Public School, CCL, Dhori, Phusro Bazar, Bokaro
- Founder Principal, DAV Public School, Rajrappa Project, Hazaribagh, Jharkhand
- The very first school established by DAVCMC in collaboration with Coal India Limited
- The very first DAV School in JHARKHAND
- Honored by DAVCMC and Arya Pradeshik Pratinidhi Sabha with:
Meritorious Services award for contribution in the field of Arya Samaj and education 1996.
Meritorious Services award for contribution in the field of Arya Samaj and education 2006 (Gold Medal).
Distinguished alumnus status by Hans Raj College, Delhi University during their Golden Jubilee Celebration, wherein they selected fifty students from the fifty years tenure and published the photographs of these fifty students as college’s pride in their prestigious Golden Jubilee Souvenir.
He got four acres (16000.30 sq.mts.) of DDA land allotted to DAVCMC in the prestigious Sector-6 of Dwarka. Cost of land as well as cost of total construction & infrastructure therein was met by parents & local philanthropists.
On his superannuation on the 31st July 2012, school enjoyed outstanding financial health (FDRs worth Rs. 20 Crores for further development viz. auditorium with a capacity of 1500 Persons alongwith 2 level basement parking, big and spacious library and computer labs. Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Home Science and Vocational lab apart from several more class rooms required for accommodation of Sr. Secondary Classes.); over 2700 students on roll and strong public & parental goodwill plus a very respectable fee structure.
- On academic front our students:-
Garima Godara, an OBC from Dhul Siras Village became All India Topper amongst girls scoring 488/500 in C.B.S.E examination 2006.
Riva Yadav, another OBC student from Shahbad Mohammad Pur Village, was placed at All India Rank 7, scoring 488/500 in C.B.S.E examination 2009
and so on…