'Service Before Self' is the motto and the driving force behind the existence of DPS Vasant Kunj. The school champions the cause of creating an equitable society and an environment friendly world.
The mission of the school is to build future leaders with a global vision who are socially oriented and value-based world citizens, ready to address core issues with empathy, honesty and sincerity.

The school wishes to provide ethical direction and stimulus to the vast reservoir of energy within the portals of this institution, thereby enabling it to carve out creative and inspired individuals who would possess along with academic excellence, the sensitive intellect required to address the challenges posed by the new world.