Kendriya Vidyalaya, Laitkor Peak, AFS, Shillong was established in 1985 in Defence sector.The school is located about 15 kms away from Shillong city, the capital of Meghalaya. The scenic beauty amidst enthralling lush green natural surroundings in which the Vidyalaya is located is a feast for one's eyes. The deftly constructed permanent building is sufficient to accommodate over 800 students. It has been the seat of learning for the educator and the educated alike. At present the Vidyalaya having the strength of students approx 700 with 26 Teaching & Non-Teaching staff Members. It excels in all fields and fulfills all the parameters of education.
The Kendriya Vidyalayas are run by the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, an autonomous body formed by the Ministry of Education, (H.R.D.) Govt. of India, New Delhi. They Primarily cater to the educational needs of the children of Central Govt. Employees including Defence Personnel and floating population liable to frequent transfers throughout the country. Needless to say, therefore they have common syllabus and are affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi.