Zillah Parishat High School, Kothapally is located near Shankerpally, which is 50 KM from our office. 120 students are studying in the school. This school doesn’t have minimum basic needs like restrooms, benches for students, doors & windows, tables and chairs for classrooms, sports material and there is a big ground, but with very few plants/trees.
Alwarthi Mallesh, a native of Kothapally, had studied in the same school. He decided to work for his school and provide minimum amenities to the students & Staff in order to create an excellent learning atmosphere.
On June 20th 2011, a team of 22 volunteers from Capital IQ-Hyderabad conducted GVD at the school. The GVD Team made a lot of changes in the lives of the students. 45 village residents also participated and assisted the activity. The Headmaster and the school staff said that this was the first of its kind in their school and praised the services of all volunteers and requested them to come every year and do such activities.
The village Sarpanch said that it should be considered an auspicious day to have GVD volunteers and appreciated Capital IQ, the McGraw-Hill Group of Companies for supporting great activities like this.
Highlights of GVD:
1. Renovation of old & unused restrooms.
2. 19 dual desk school benches for the students.
3. Repairing and painting of doors & windows.
4. Painting the entire building and compound wall.
5. Cleaning of school premises.
6. Plantation of 50a trees.
7. Distribution of notebooks and pens to students.
8. Provided Sports material.
9. Pasting of Inspirational Wall posters in class rooms.
10. Conducted Quiz and Sport competitions for children.
11. Conducted awareness classes for parents and local people about importance of education.
Painting the benches and cleaning the surroundings
Removing the weeds
Mallesh Alwarthi; Subba Rao Chollangi; Jayapal Reddy Bathula; Jagan Anusuri; Pratibha Basike; Harapriya Tripathy; Raghu Velishala; Suryakanta Mohapatra; Swathi Kandru; Chaitanya Gudapati; Monalisa Mohanty; Rajalaxmi Pattanayak;Lavanya Katakam; Suresh Kodumuri; Sushree Sangita; Lipika;Dehury; Bismita Behera;Muralidhar Reddy Thatikonda; Siva Gandipadala; Maheswara Rao Borra; Sunil Kumar Changala; Prabhakar Rao Kotapati