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Neel Saraswati Lower Secondary School - Phase 2

Neel Saraswati Lower Secondary School - Phase 2

Neel Saraswati Lower Secondary School - Phase 2

Location
Mane Danda, Gorshyang-8, Nuwakot


Summary
Phase 2 Reconstruction of a school in rural Nepal devastated by the mega-earthquakes in Nepal in 2015

 

Project Type
Rebuilding School


Project Status
Planning


Project Cost
USD $25,000


Funds Raised by NR
USD 8,000

Additional Funds Needed:
USD 5,000

 

Collaborating Partners
1. Nepal Association of Oregon (NAO): $12,000
2. Nepal Rising - Seattle: $8,000

 

Implementation Partner
VolNepal

 

Project Milestones
Sept 18 2017 - Construction of new building started with ground clearance of existing temporary learning shelter
Sept 18 2017 - Rain water harvesting project completed
Sept 4 2017 - Rain water harvesting begun (due to severe monsoon)
 

 

PROJECT DETAILS

Student Population: 180

Transportation
1.5hrs by local bus from Battar Bazaar Google Map

Project Goals

Reconstruction of 4th building for 6 additional classrooms

 

Project Timeline
6 months
Community members will help on roster basis

Community Participation
2 people full-time
More volunteers engaged on demand
Community provides 3 shovels, picks, hammer and materials
 

Post-Quake Condition

Classrooms heavily damaged
School operation in temporary classes on the school grounds

Post-Quake School Operations
Temporary classroom on school grounds

 

GALLERY

Sept 18 2017: Ground clearance of temporary learning shelter for the start of construction of new building

Sept 4 2017: Rain water harvesting (due to severe monsoon)