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

(August, 2001)

Number of School:
Name of School:
The Kon Phnom Nippon Foundation School
Name of Donor:
The Nippon Foundation
Location of School
O Audong
Kon Phnom
Start of construction: May 20, 2000
End of Construction: November 23, 2000
District Population: 17,037
Teaching Staff: 8
Student Body: 301
Classrooms:  5
Average students per class: 43
Solar Panels: Yes
Distance from Phnom Penh: 372 km
Travel Time: 2 days

Caption: Children playing in front of the Sala Krao Nippon Foundation School.
(August, 2001)

In Their Own Words. . .

Mr. Pol Yim, Director of The Sala Krao Nippon Foundation School
 Chea Chantou, a fourth grade student at the school
 Pon Pin, a fourth grade student at the school
 Mrs. Kay Chem, a villager with children at the school


Pol Yim # 45
Chea Chantou # 45
Pon Pin # 45
Kay Chem # 45