Education

District Profile

As per Census 2011, literacy rate of Garhwa stands 62.18% as against 66.41% in Jharkhand and 74.04% in India. Whereas Male Literacy of Garhwa stands at 72.19% in comparison to 76.84% in Jharkhand and 82.14 % in India. Further, Female literacy in Garhwa stands at 49.43% in comparison to 55.24% in Jharkhand and 65.46% in India.

Garhwa has a total of 1435 schools, which includes 898 primary schools, 411 middle schools, and 126 high schools. Condition of basic infrastructure in these region has been mentioned below.

School Infrastructure

Schools Total No. Of Schools Schools with toilets Schools with drinking water facility Schools with electricity Schools with Bench/Desk Schools with their own building Vacancy of Teachers
Primary Schools 898 897 871 33 880 898 507
Middle Schools 411 411 411 38 411 411 188
High Schools 126 126 124 81 121 121 1152
Total 1435 1434 1406 152 1412 1430 1847

*42 High schools are functioning in respective middle school buildings

 

Central Schools Functional
KendriyaVidyalaya 1
JavaharNavodayaVidyalaya 1

 

Master Priority list of Teachers Working in the State-run Primary Schools in the District.