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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
Implementation in Progress


Project Cost
USD 25,000


Funds Raised by NR
USD 25,000

 

Collaborating Partners
1. Nepal Association of Oregon (NAO): $12,000
2. Nepal Rising - Seattle: $8,000
3. Nepal Rising - Austin: $5,000


Implementation Partner
VolNepal

 

Project Milestones
Nov 20 2017: Completed the foundation of the 4th building, construction of walls in progress
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

Nov 20 2017: Construction of foundation completed; construction of walls in progress

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)