Malur is a taluk-center, situated at a distance of 58 KM from Bangalore on Bangalore-Bangarpet highway. Doddakallahalli is a small village in Malur. The residents of this village are mainly daily wage workers and a few farmers. This school currently has classes from 1st to 7th grade. A total of about 111 children attend this school. Students come here from the surrounding villages to continue studies in 6th and 7th grades. The school strength is expected to increase to 120 in the next academic year. There are currently five classrooms with 5 teaching staff, 2 part time cooks and an ayah working in this school.
The Domino Effect
Rotary Club, Bengaluru, partnered with us on this project and continues to be a valuable partner for other OSAAT projects in the pipeline.
Location: Doddakallahalli, Malur taluk, Kolar district, Karnataka, India
No. of Students: 111
Grades: 1 – 7
Total Cost of Project: USD 46,000
OSAAT Contribution: New school construction (5 classrooms and support structures)
Before OSAAT Intervention
After OSAAT Intervention