AICB Capt Chandanlal Special School for the Blind

School children giving dance performance children of nursery class learning in touch and tell museum School students displaying Judo skills

The unique feature of this residential school is that it is located in a typically rural environment in village Behrampur, district Gurgaon, Haryana, and has been set up with support from the local community and Union Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. However, support from the Government is not being taken for last two years due to the reason that grants were not received in time.

This model school provides a programme of multifaceted educational activities.

  • Free education to over 100 blind boys and girls from the preschool stage to class 8. Continuing interaction with the local community.
  • Participation of its children with notable success in co-curricular activities in competition with students from regular schools.
  • A touch and tell museum of stuffed birds, animals and tactile models for concept enrichment.
  • A unique Resource Centre assembling together a wide range of adapted devices for Science, Mathematics and Geography prepared by teachers as also procured from local market as well as overseas.
  • Training in Yoga, Judo and Calisthenics, Music, Dance and Dramatics.