The Demonstration School, Mysuru is a constituent unit of the Regional Institute of Education, Mysuru. This is one of such four schools, in the country, the other three being at Ajmer(Rajasthan), Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) and Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) as components of respective Regional Institute of Education. The National Council of Educational Research and Training, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India, runs Regional Institute of Education.
Having come into existence in the year 1965 the Demonstration School has served the public for more than 4 decades keeping before it the following objectives:
1. Imparting quality education by employing latest techniques.
2. To serve as a laboratory of Regional Institute of Education, Mysuru for the identification and analysis of research in major areas of School Education and to enable prospective teachers to observe, learn and practice teaching through participation in Internship Programme.
3. To serve as a center of studies in Curriculum Development.