Dr. MVR Prathamika Patasala, Gollaprolu

Project Brief: Request for partial funding for the construction of one classroom which will serve to conduct classes for the school children.
Project Type: One Time / Infrastructure (description)
Primary Focus: other (description)

Secondary Focus: other

Area: Rural
Supporting Chapter Contact: Boston/MIT
Status: completed - requirements ended
Project Steward: Anurag Sharma
Project Partner(s):
Other Contacts:
Project Address: , Gandhi Nagaram,,Gollaprolu,
ANDHRA PRADESH  533445
Tel:
Stewarding Chapter: Boston/MIT
Dec 1999Boston/MITUSD 2700
Dec 1997Boston/MITUSD 880

Total = $3580

Gollaprolu village is in a cyclone-prone region, whose inhabitants are mainly landless agricultural laborers. The school, with only three classrooms, required a permanent structutre with sandstone foundation, brick walls and a reinforced concrete roof.
School Committee, Dr. MVR Memorial MPP Prathamika Patasala. The school is coeducational, has students in grades 1-5 (ages 6-12),and the medium of instruction is Telugu language. School has 362 students from grade 1-5. The school is run by local government (Mandal Praja Parishat). It was founded in 1986.