The school was established in 1973 as a Defence Sector, located in the boys battalion area in the ARDE housing colony on Aundh road of Pune. Later in 1982, the new building was built. It has been housed in a 'B' type building since 1982. The QIA has accredited KV Ganeshkhind recently. The school is the third Kendriya Vidyalaya to be accredited throughout India The school has nearly 1600 students from class I to XII, having Science and Commerce streams at Senior Secondary level. It prepares the students of Class X and XII for CBSE examinations AISSE and AISSCE. The school has a Primary Resource Room, Science Laboratories, Computer Rooms with TV, LCD and OHP facilities, playgrounds and gardens and a library. Activities include: Inter-school and Inter-state games Scouts and Guides Co-curricular activities Inter-school cultural talent competitions.