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 Marais Family School

Number of School: 229
Name of School: The Marais Family School
Name of Donor: Charles Marais
Location of School
Province: Takeo
District: Tram Kak
Commune: Trapaing Kragnoung
Village: Bos Taphong
Status: Complete
Start of construction: November 12, 2003
End of construction: March 23, 2004
Student body: 80
Teaching staff: 3
Classrooms: 5
Average students per room: 28
Distance: 130 km from Phnom Penh
Travel Time: Two and half hours from Phnom Penh


In Their Own Words. . . 

Mr. Chey Saroeun, the 26-year-old principal of The Marais Family School.
Veng Salos, a 16-year-old 5th grade student at The Marais Family School.
Siem Mai, a 12-year-old girl 4th grade student at The Marais Family School.
Mrs. Kim Salinei, a 37-year-old villager with three children who attend The Marais Family School.
Chey Saroeun # 229
Veng Salos # 229
Siem Mai # 229
Kim Salinei # 229