The Backward Classes Welfare Department, established a new Society MAHATMA JYOTIBA PHULE ANDHRA PRADESH BACKWARD CLASSES WELFARE RESIDENTIAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS SOCIETY (MJPAPBCWREIS) in the year 2012 with a view to bring the Backward Classes educationally on par with other developed communities and to achieve a just and egalitarian Society.
At present, 93 BC Residential institutions are functioning in the State of Andhra Pradesh, of which 43 are meant for Boys and 50 for Girls. 14 Residential Junior Colleges (07 for Boys and 07 for Girls) are also functioning in the State. The total sanctioned strength for the year 2019-20 is 34121 (Boys-18411 Girls- 15710) in the BC Residential institutions. Out of 93 schools, 10 Institutions located at Amalapuram (East Godavari), Mopidevi (Krishna), Satyavedu (Chittoor), Golagamudi (SPSR Nellore), Akkupally (Srikakulam),Nellimarla-Boys (Vizianagaram), Annavaram (Visakhapatnam), Vemuladeevi (West Godavari), Nakshthra nagar (Guntur), and Singarayakonda (Prakasam) are meant for the children belonging to Fishermen Community.
The ratio for admission of students into BC Residential Schools: BC-A: 20%, BC-B: 28%, BC-C:3%, BC-D: 19%, BC-E: 4%, SC: 15%, ST: 6%, EBC: 2% and Orphans: 3%. With regard to Fishermen Schools: 46%, BC-A: 7%, BC-B: 10%, BC-C: 1%, BC-D: 7%, BC-E: 4%, SC: 15%, ST: 6%, EBC: 1%, Orphans: 3%.
Distributed 2 pairs of Uniforms, Notebooks, belt, bag, shoes & Textbooks under Jagananna Vidya Kanuka
All the BC Residential Schools in the State follow English as the medium of instruction. Yearly calendar is being implemented to impart quality education to the students. Computer labs have been set up to provide computer education to the students. Students are encouraged to participate in curricular, co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Students from 5th standard to 10th standard are given Rs.1250/- per month towards diet charges. Students of Intermediate are provided Rs.1400/- as diet charges.Cosmetic charges have been enhanced @ Rs. 100/- per month for Boys of V and VI classes, Rs.110 /- per month for Girls of V and VI classes and Rs.125 for Boys of VII to Intermediate level, Rs. 160/- p. m for Girls of VII to Intermediate level. Hair cutting charges have been enhanced @ Rs.30/- p.m. for the boy students from 2018-19.
All the BC Residential Schools in the State follow English as the medium of instruction. Yearly calendar is being implemented to impart quality education to the students. Students are encouraged to participate in curricular, co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Labs and Libraries are being setup in the Schools to facilitate joyful Learning. Nutritious Menu with egg 6 times, chicken twice a week, banana, ragi java and mid morning snack every day is being implemented along with breakfast, lunch and dinner. Cultivation of Greenery and Kitchen garden is being encouraged. BC Boys Residential school Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam District has been selected as the bestschool in public schools category under AP Green awards. 47 Students of MJPAPBCWR Schools received Prathiba Awards for the year 2019-20. State level Maths Olympiad Competition was conducted in the month of February-2020. Budget provided for 2021-22 is 268.27 Crores. Nadu-Nedu Programme is being implemented in all the Government buildings to give a face-Lift under 9 approved Components. Coaching for IIT MAINS and EAPCET exams is being given to the inter students. During 2019-21, so far 30 students have achieved qualification to appear for IIT Advanced Exams.
Completion and occupation of 7 school buildings/ Inception of civil works worth 227 Cr
33 students have been selected for District level inspire awards and 5 students for State Level Inspire awards
Inauguration of training and career Guidance programmes with UNICEF
Installation of RO plants in 32 Schools
6 BC Residential Schools selected for Atal Tinkering labs during 2018-20
BC Residential School Simhachalam received 1st place in AP Greenery Awards
Installation of digital Class rooms in 32 BC residential Schools
Initiated Center of Excellence Program (EAMCET, NEET Centres) in Jr. Colleges
Vocational Education Project under RMSA is implemented in Tekkali, Thanam and Amalapuram BC Residential Schools.