The house system stripes to achieve certain goals by providing a secure and affectionate social environment with which one can easily identify oneself and take pride as its recognized member. It has been planned to fulfil all the deficiency needs of every student. Participation in various House and Intra House activity fields provides satisfaction to all students and the feeling of having done their job well fulfils their esteem needs. It also provides rich first-hand experience for developing once communication skills, interaction skills and it provides valuable lessons in social learning.
Every student in NavodayaVidyalaya becomes a member of particular house when he/she joins the school and leaves it only after the completion of ones school education. The house system makes a NavodayaVidyalaya a natural extension of home for each student. The ready guidance and welfare-oriented concern of the House Masters provides an ambience that promotes development senior students play the role of Elder siblings and junior student look up to them for help and guidance. This provides a Home environment, softens the initial shock of separation from once natural family such an environment helps students to get over homesickness.
Each house has a House Captain, a House Vice Captain and two Prefects. For effective management of the Vidyalaya, in consultation with the House Masters/House Mistress, one School captain, one school Vice Captain (Boy) and one School Vice Captain (Girl) are appointed.