Archive for August, 2011

These three students achieved admirable scores on Nepal’s national 10th grade “school leaving” exam. ¬†They are now enrolled in grade 11 in a brand new higher secondary school …commonly called “college” in Nepal. They are eagerly embracing this next step in their education.

Sonam scored in the "first division" and is enrolled in a Management course at Kathmandu's new Mega College.Nakul scored "with distinction" and is pursuing a Science curriculum in grade 11.

Arjun scored "with distinction" on the SLC exam. He recently emailed to us that he loves studying about "circuits and gates" in his grade 11 science curriculum at Mega College.

Heavy monsoon rains made travel difficult and caused lots of damage.

Houses and fields were flooded or washed away.

It was the season for planting rice.

Students receiving scholarships through Foresight gathered together with us at the Dhulikhel Lodge Resort.

The young students at National Bethel Academy, the model school supported by Foresight, welcome us.