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



Number of School: 90
Name of School: The Kirivorn School
Name of Donor: Nishimachi International School
Location of School
Province: Koh Kong
District: Kompong Seila
Commune: Steng Chhay
Village: Kirivorn
Status: Complete
Start of construction: February 23, 2001
End of construction: April 25, 2001
District Population: 13,455
Student body in new building (Total/Female): 370
Teaching staff (total/women): 3 / 2
Classrooms: 5 rooms (1 room=72 m2)
Average students per class: 35
Distance from Phnom Penh: 159 km
Travel time (Dry/Wet): 2h30mn (both seasons)

 In Their Own Words. . . 

Mr. Hok Boy is the 28-year-old director of the Kirivorn School
Kang Sophan is a 12-year-old fifth grade student at the Kirivorn School. 
Reth Cham Reun is a 14-year-old fourth grade student at the Kirivorn School.
Mr. Meas Teng is a farmer living near the Kirivorn School.

 Kirivorn School Opening Ceremony
November 2, 2001

Opening Ceremony 90
Hok Boy # 90
Kang Sophan # 90
Reth Cham Reun # 90
Meas Teng # 90