The foundation stone for Kailash Bahl DAV Centenary Public School, Chandigarh was laid on 1st February 1994 by Principal B.S. Bahl, Vice President DAV CMC, New Delhi and Chairman of the School. Mrs. Madhu Bahl was appointed as the founder Principal and given the responsibility to start a public a in Sector 7-B, Chandigarh with 3 acre land which was totally undeveloped. The Bahl Family started a Trust to lend financial assistance and support to the school. Dr. Arun Bahl directed the proceeds from one of his best selling chemistry books to the trust which has been awarding scholarships to the poor & needy students of the school. The books are donated to the school library through the Kailash Bahl â€“ B.S. Bahl Educational & Charitable Trust. The school excels in academics, cultural, social and sports. The school had made its name in the field of Roller Skating up to International level.
School has won accolades in both scholastic and co- scholastic area for the past many years and continues to excel in CBSE Class X & XII board examinations results.