Rural Schools Program

Build a rural school or adopt an existing school and enhance it with computer training, English lessons, vegetable gardens and more! Give children of the rural poor areas of Cambodia opportunities for a better education and brighter life.

Rural Schools and List of Donors


Children playing in front of the Toshio Nakamura School
(August, 2001)

Number of School: 16
Name of School: The Toshio Nakamura School
Name of Donor:
Toshio Nakamur
Location of School
Kampong Cham
District: Batheay
Commune: Phvav
Village: Prasot II
Start of construction: February 9, 2000
End of Construction: June 12, 2000
Student body: 498
Teaching Staff: 11
Classrooms: 5 (1 room=72 m2)
Average student per class: 45
Distance to school from Phnom Penh: 65 km (1h45mn)

The Toshio Nakamura School under construction (March, 2000)

In Their Own Words

The School Director, Mr. Phlouch Phar
Pol Chamroeun, a fourth grade student at the Toshio Nakamura School
Ol Teu is 11 years old and in fourth grade at the Toshio Nakamura School
Kuor On is a 32-year old farmer with two children at the school
Phlouch Phar # 16
Pol Chamroeun # 16
Ol Teu # 16
Kuor On # 16