RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS

Declaration on Human Rights (1948).It provides a strong base for the social, economical, scientific and political upliftment of every individual. The Department of Social Welfare (SW), Government of Karnataka has established the Morarji Desai Residential Schools (MDRS) on the lines of Jawahar Navodaya Model Residential Schools of Government of India.It aims to provide quality education along with residential facility to the meritorious students of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Backward class (BC) and Minority groups of rural areas who are educationally, socially and economically backward. In the beginning, the residential schools were started under various Departments such as Department of Public Instruction, SW Department, BC Welfare Department and such schools were being maintained with the budget provided under the heads of accounts of the respective Departments. MDRS were sanctioned in the year 1996-97. There were 77 schools in 1999-2000.To ensure the existence of suitable administrative arrangement of the schools for effective management and availability of staff and facilities in order to provide quality education to students, the Government proposed to constitute an autonomous registered Society. Accordingly, the Karnataka Residential Educational Institutions Society was constituted (October 1999) to establish and manage residential educational institutions.

Category Wise Schools.

There are total 818 Residential Schools and colleges running under KARNAKAKA RESIDENTIAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS SOCIETY.

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