D.A.V. Public School Kusunda, Dhanbad is one of the oldest schools of Dhanbad. This school was established in the year 1982 under the control and guidance of D.A.V. College Managing Committee, New Delhi in collaboration with Bharat Cocking Coal Limited, Koyla Nagar Dhanbad. It is situated by the side of N.H. -32 at Godhar More 5 KM away from Dhanbad Railway Station on the way of Bokaro. The school has been providing quality education to the children of the area ceaselessly.

This is an English Medium Co-educational Public School affiliated to C.B.S.E. Delhi up to +2 level in Science and Commerce streams. The institution at present takes up to the responsibility of 1832 students having 36 sections from LKG to Std. XII with a band of 42 qualified and devoted teachers. The school is placed on 5.05 acres of land with a big building equipped with three science lab, a Library, Audio-Visual Room, a Computer Lab and all other Modern amenities. Located in open area, D.A.V. Public School Kusunda is the pride of Coal Field.