D.A.V. Public School, Nerul was initiated from a 3 rooms bungalow in September 1997. The visits and the blessings of the honourable President DAVCMC Padmabhushan Shri G.P. Chopra ji and Sr. Vice President Shri Viswanath ji during this time gave much needed directon, the strength and motivation to forge ahead.
With 463 admissions confirmed and with a staff strength of 23 teachers and other staff the school got formally commenced in June 1998 from a rented school building at Sector-4, Nerul.
Meanwhile a school plot admeasuring 2.5 acres of land including 1.5 acres for the school playground was acquired from the City Industrial Development Corporation at a cost of Rs. 19,36,162. (Nineteen lakhs thirty six thousand one hundred and sixty two) at plot. No. 34, Sector -48, Nerul.
For nearly 2 full academic years the school operated from the Municipal School Building at sector-4, Nerul. In the meantime a spacious Ground plus 3 storeys building of 48000 sq. ft. constructed area was built up at a cost of nearly 3.75 crores.