DEEPASHRI SPECIAL SCHOOL
ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
According to Census 2011, there were about 2.68 crore persons with disabilities in India, constituting 2.21% of the total population in the country. Right to work, to education and to public assistance in certain Cases. Enactment of the ‘Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act 1995”(hereinafter, the PWD Act), which provided for education, employment, non-discrimination and social security for persons with disabilities The School was established in 12 December 2018 under the CAD MS TRUST(R) by Dr. Sreedhara K C and Mrs Deepa S .
The School boosts of well equipped, ventilated and spacious class rooms in a clean, hygienic and pollution free atmosphere. The school admits both boys and girls. The medium of instruction is English/Kannada
ABOUT THE BENEFICIARIES/ STUDENTS
The chronological age of the beneficiaries of the Special School should be from 5-18 years of age. The size of the Schools should be the total strength of 25 to 30.
WHY CADMS SPECIAL ACADEMY?
It caters the present needs of the child to your expectations at various levels for all-round development, physically, emotionally and spiritually. It is our Moto to guide and equip the child with all extracurricular skill, which moulds the child’s future. Our staff offers the child what he needs most in competitive atmosphere to face the future challenges boldly.
All school going children, whether they are disabled or not, have the right to education as they are the future citizens of the country. Some children with special needs may not benefit from regular classroom education due to various reasons including disability. In such a case, it is only appropriate that they be provided with education in some other meaningful way. This entails changes in curricular decisions and classroom arrangements, provision of aids and appliances, arrangements for finances and above all, appropriate teacher preparation. The most important aspect of this situation is the economics of developing such a large task-force of personnel to meet the needs of persons with disabilities, whose prevalence is usually quoted as ‘one in ten’.
Intellectual disability, A condition characterised by significant limitation both in intellectualfunctioning (reasoning, learning, problem solving) and in adaptive behavior w hich covers a range of every day, social and practical skills, including
It is a developmental disability that first appears in children under the age of 18. It isdefined as an intellectual functioning level (as measured by standard tests for intelligence quotient-IQ that is well below average and significant limitations in daily living skills – adaptive functioning ).
Classification of intelligence quotient-IQ (MR)
Mental retardation level
Autism-autism spectrum disorder means a neuro-developmental condition typically appearing in the first three years of life that significantly affects a person’s ability to communicate, understand relationships and relate to others, and is frequently associated with unusual or stereotypicalrituals or behaviours.
Learning problems – specific learning disabilities means a heterogeneous group of specific conditions wherein there is a deficit in processing language, spoken or written, that may manifest itself as a difficulty to comprehend, speak, read, write, spell, or to do mathematical calculations and includes such conditions as perceptual disabilities, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia and developm ental aphasia.
ADHD-Attention Difficit/Hyperactivity disorder – (ADHD) is a chronic condition that affects millions of children and often continues into adulthood. ADHD includes a combination of persistent problems, such as difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behavior
·Training of activities of daily living
·Speech, Yoga & Music Therapy
·Art Based Therapy
·Parent and Children Counselling
ABOUT THE TEAM
ABOUT THE TEAM
Principal and Medical Director
Dr. Sreedhara K C.
Psychologist and Psychotherapist
Mrs. Aparna Mahesh
Teacher, Special educator of speech
Ms. Anishma kurian
Deepashri Special School
#38, 16th cross, ( old 7 th cross) , Saraswati nagar, Vijayanagar, Bangalore -560040,
Land mark – Behind Govindarajnagar police station,