Social Welfare Department is running 4 Navodaya Model schools and Morarji
Desai Residential schools for Scheduled Castes. Seven more schools are
proposed to be sanctioned during the current year. These schools are at
present managed by the concerned Departments through the Zilla Panchayats.
The 4 Navodaya schools are located in 4 Revenue Divisions in the state as
- Dakshnina Kannada District -
- Belgaum District -
- Raichur District -
it has come to the attention of the Government that under the Zilla
Panchayat these schools are not getting proper attention, a separate
society has been established in the
year 1999-2000, called the
" Residential School Society " to carry out the efficient
administration of these schools. All the Morarji Desai / Navodaya schools
are transferred to the society. Some of the functions of the society
of school building at an estimated cost of Rs. 2.00 Crores per Residential
school. For this purpose it is also proposed to raise loan from HUDCO on
of hostel building work is also entrusted.
of the schools.
appoint staff, fix remunerations etc.
To organise and conduct study
courses, conferences, lectures, seminars, workshops, study tours and other
activities for the benefit of the students and staff of the schools.