News 1. December 2015 - School Assessment
600Kids.org is ongoing school assessment in the rural area of Bogalay, Ayeyarwaddy Delta with the aim to extend its programme coverage in rural schools as well as its engagement in the education sector for the partner schools on the other hand.
600Kids.org team in conducting school assessment
collection baseline data of the schools
News 11. November 2015 - School construction
School construction in Zeya Thukha monastic Post Primary School is ongoing; foundation work. Meanwhile this school has two more classes and they are accommodated in temporarily built bamboo shelter. All children are hoping for the time when the new building built by 600Kids.org is ready.
construction site in Zeya Thukha monastic Post Primary School
new class in temporary shelter
News 4. November 2015 - School construction
School construction has started in Zeya Thukha monastic Post Primary School. The size of the building is 1000 sqfts and the design is steel structure with brick walls. 600Kids.org engineer will undertake quality control on the construction of building.
excavation work in Zeya Thukha monastic Post Primary School
News 23. October 2015 - Hygiene Training
In October, 600Kids.org local team continue in conducting personal hygiene training to the children at primary level in 4 rural public schools and monastic school and ongoing painting on wood pens by the children from the partner schools as a part of class partnership between selected classes of Swiss school and Myanmar school.
personal hygiene training in Ma Seine, Post Primary School
painting on wood pens by children from Zeya Thukha Monastic Primary School
News 8. September 2015 - Hygiene Training
Basic hygiene training including correct cleaning and handling of WATSAN facilities in school has been conducted in 11 SDC schools by 600Kids.org local team in August and September. The training is focused to the children with the age of between 7 to 12. There are 4 topics in this exclusive training; 1) proper use of toilet, 2) hand washing in proper manner, 3) safe water and 4) healthy environment.
hygiene training in Ah Si Gyi, Middle School
activity game: awareness raising for hygienic behaviors
demonstration by children: how to wash hand in proper way
News 24. July 2015 - Monitoring
600Kids.org conducted its regular monitoring visit to the schools where additional classrooms are built with the aim to response technically in the area of improved learning environment as well as to fulfill the need of classrooms in order to accommodate many more children coming to schools in this academic year.
additional classroom in Ah Lan Hpa Lout, Post Primary School
additional classroom in Ah Si Gyi,Middle School
News 8. July 2015 - Activity planning
600Kids.org conducted activity planning together with the teachers of 4 of its partner schools in rural of Bogalay (delta) with the aim to engage child based school campaign such as hygiene awareness, health education and environmental awareness in this school year (2015-16).
activity planning meeting with headmistress and teacher in Thit To Chaung, primary school.
News 17. June 2015 - Monitoring
600Kids.org engaged classroom renovation for the monastic school, Padauk Shwe Wah in Yangon. This old classroom was partially destroyed in the past and it needed to have properly renovated in order to accommodate newly introduced class.
classroom which is properly renovated by 600Kids.org
now children can safely study with the renovated classroom
News 12. June 2015 - Monitoring
As soon as the new school year started at the beginning of June, 600Kids.org carried out monitoring to the schools which are being support with Sika Myanmar's contribution in order to access if the realized projects of 600Kids.org are effective and fulfill the requirement.
the children with the new school furniture support of 600Kids.org
(Post Primary School, Pyin Ma Gone Village)
old school building which have been renovated by 600Kids.org and now it is safe, clean and bright for the children
(Primary School, Thit To Chaung Village)
News 29. May 2015 - Classroom partition
In this month, 600Kids.org proceeding the project: classroom partition on ground floor of school cum storm shelters donated by SDC-HA. 24 classrooms in total are ongoing of being built partition during the timeframe of May-June. This support will fulfill the needs of the schools which have more classes as well as more kids in this new academic year (2015-2016).
classroom partition with brick wall and square mesh wire
new look of storm shelter with classrooms on ground floor
News 30. April 2015 - School building renovation
Only one old school building of Thit To Chaung Primary School , which was affected during cyclone Nargis and never had been maintained again before 600Kids.org arrived there, has been properly renovated with financial support of Sika.
old school building
(40 fts x 30 fts /
brick noggin with timber column type) properly renovated by 600Kids.org
Renovation work includes fixing leaking roof, putting new ceiling boards, replastering floor and crack/loose wall, replace broken window glasses and repainting interior/ exterior.
News 8. April 2015 - School inauguration ceremony
School inauguration ceremony was sucessfully held at Post Primary School, Ma Seine where 600Kids.org built new school building financed by Sika. In this ceremony, Officials from government education department in Bogalay, Sika Myanmar team, 600kids.org Bogalay team, teachers, children and local community participated.
new school building
(40 fts x 30 fts /
reinforced concrete type with two class- rooms) built by 600Kids.org
at the time of school opening in front of new building
Mr.Torsten Nowack, General Manager of Sika Myanmar is delivering his speech to the participants
News 2. April 2015 - maintenance workshop
600Kids.org local team facilitated the maintenance workshop with the aim at developing maintenance plan, maintenance work flow and networking between school, school committee and 600Kids.org. In the workshop, participants from each school discussed their difficulties in maintenance work and figure out the way to be improved in future. Representatives from 6 partner schools participated.
explanation of efficient maintenance work flow and networking
News 26. March 2015
School furniture support to Pyin Ma Gone post primary school is finalizing. This furniture 20 sets (desk with bench) will cover for 60 children (30% of existing total children).
school furniture (desk with bench)
News 12. March 2015
600Kids.org supported toilet block (double unit) attached with proper septic tank and drinking water collecting tank (cap~1000 gallons) with the aim to fulfill the needs of sanitary facilities and drinking water collection for Kin Wun monastic primary school.
toilet block (double unit)
drinking water collecting tank
News 26. February 2015 - CBO strengthening
600Kids.org delivered training to school committees (CBO) from 4 villages where it engages its educational support in schools. The concept of the training is to deliver knowledge on how to organize community led development work in proper way.
12 members from respective CBOs joined training
News 18. February 2015
Furniture making in Pyin Ma Gone village by local carpenters is ongoing for the project: furniture (20 sets of desk and bench) for Pyin Ma Gone Post Primary School. RWCT (cap.~5000 gallons) has
properly renovated with the support from SIKA Myanmar in Taung Tha Lae Branch Middle School.
furniture making by local carpenters
old RWCT renovation has accomplished in Taung Tha Lae school
News 13. February 2015 - Constructional work
School building (40'x30' - 2 classrooms) construction for Post Primary School Ma Seine, RWCT renovation (with the support of SIKA Myanmar in technical field as well as its waterproofing chemical
products) for Branch Middle School Taung Tha Lae are ongoing with regular quality control of 600Kids.org local team.
School building construction in Ma Seine school is in progress
RWCT renovation in Taung Tha Lae school has started
News 16. January 2015 - School Assessment
600Kids.org Bogalay team is ongoing assessment for monastic schools which are going to be supported from 2015 onwards. So far one monastic school has been found out in delta.
meeting with head of monk and school committee
Zaya Thukha, Monastic Post Primary School in Bogalay, Delta (it urgently needs school building)
News 27. January 2015 - Signing Partnership Agreement (Phase 3/2015)
Signing partnership agreement between CBO (school committee) and 600Kids.Org l in terms of coorperation, for future tasks in school maintenance and further development of school, had taken place
in 4 schools in delta.
meeting with school committee
(Post Primary School, U Pay village)