Yashawantapura is a small village of 300 families, located at about 6.5 KM to the north-west of Malur. For the benefit of the children living in Yashawantapura and the surrounding villages, the Government of Karnataka started this ‘Higher Primary School’ in 1957. It facilitates studies from 1st grade to 7th grade. There are 61 children in the academic year 2012-2013. These children mainly come from small-scale-farming community, barber-community and also those depending on the labour-work in the nearby brick factories.
Status: Dressed up and ready for Kids!
Location: Yashawantapura, Malur Taluk, Kolar district, Karnataka, India
No. of Students: 61
School Established In: 1957
Grades: 1 – 7
Total Cost of Project: USD 39,000
OSAAT Contribution: Reconstruction of entire school building (5 classrooms, kitchen, toilet)
Before OSAAT Intervention
After OSAAT Intervention