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

The Edison School

Number of School: 349
Name of School: The Edison School
Name of Donor: Marilyn Hope Fisher
Location of School
Province: Kampot
District: Banteay Meas
Commune: Wat Ang Khang Tbaung
Village: Sre Prey
Status: Complete
Start of construction: February 12th, 2008
End of construction: May 21st, 2008
Student Body: 186
Teaching Staff: 9
Classrooms: 5
Average Students per class: 37
Distance from city: 130 kilometers from Phnom Penh
Travel Time: Three hours

School building


Opening Ceremony

In Their Own Words. . . 

Tes Sovannarith, the 32- year-old school the principal
Kov Dara, a 16-year-old eighth grade student
Meng Sdeu, a 15-year-old seventh grade student
Sanh Ratana, 40, is a farmer who has three daughters and a son
Opening Ceremony 349