Ranga Rao Memorial School for Disabled is a special school in Mysore. It was established in the year 1988. It is a free residential school for visually challenged girls from the economically weaker section of the society.
The school is a part of the NR Foundation, a non-profit charitable trust promoted by NR Group. It is recognized by both state and central governments. Ranga Rao Memorial School for Disabled offers regular curriculum for the students up to the 10th standard.
Learning Programs Offered at Ranga Rao Memorial School for Disabled, Mysore
The school offers a learning course that involves the following programs and skills for children of various age groups:
- Regular academic curriculum
- Mobility training
- Basic cooking skills
- Music skills
- Dance skills
- Focuses on imparting life-skills to the students
- Provides parent counselling and organizes for house-to-house visits to bring about awareness on the importance of educating visually impaired girls
Students of the school regularly participate and win accolades in various cultural programmes and competitions organized by various government and non-government organizations