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Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalay

Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya

Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya is a project supported by Bihar Education Project Council , Patna . It is being implemented in 6 (Six ) block in 4 District and imparts education to girls in a residential environment.

KGBV is a special school for girls aged above 11 to 14+ years. These girls should have been in schools in normal course, but had dropped out because of mix of reasons. The objective of the school is to ensure access and quality education to the girls of disadvantaged groups of the society by setting up residential schools with boarding facilities at elementary level.

Block was selected for establishing KGBV because it has low female literacy and high SC & ST population.

At present, the school has 100 girls each KGBV of ST, SC, OBCs, minorities and general classes. They are from the most deprived families of their communities where no schooling facilities were available. The children are getting their proper care and facilities for their education. The children have undergone on a great change in a short interval after joining the school.