KALASH: Speakers at a parents and results day function in a local private school highlighted the issues of education in the Kalash valleys.
They appreciated the efforts of the local school for providing quality education to the children of the area. A press release issued on Sunday said the programme was aimed at encouraging students at primary level to achieve quality education. Calling attention to the situation, parents, teachers and social activists stressed the need for politicians to make a commitment to ending the education problems.
During the welcome address Mr. Karim, a teacher, gave briefing to the parents, students and announced results of the primary students. According Mr. Karim, the Kalasha Dur School in 5th grade got 95 percent marks. The results were prepared by the government high school Mumuret’.
Talking to students, Mr. Sher Mohd (ex. councillor minorities at union council Ayun), said that ‘’I am very happy that the teachers at Kalasha Dur are more committed to their job and students have proved that they are getting quality education.’’ He announced cash prize for the students and teachers on the occasion. For the last a few years, the Kalasha Dur School has been playing an active role for promotion of quality education in Kalash valleys.
The institute is named as Kalasha Dur private institute of tradition and culture. This is the first school in Kalash valleys which is promoting mother tongue education for primary children.
Kalash Dur staff arranged gifts for the position holders and unique thing about the celebration was that the staff encouraged regular students as well. The students having good performance in attendance were given rewards.
We are working hard to impart quality education, said Mr. Bakhtawar Shah, the Headmaster of Kalasha Dur School. He said that our institute has produced good and competent students in the valley and I am very happy to see their progress’’. The best school in the valley is Kalasha Dur said Mr Imran Kabir.He said everyone in the valley is talking about the Kalasha Dur institute it makes us very proud’’ He encouraged the students that they are part of a well known institute and their teachers are doing great job.
A senior teacher Mr. Sher Alam said that ‘’my flowers and lovely kids your really awesome that your studying in a peaceful and dynamic environment. He added ‘’when I was studying, there was no school in the valleys and I move to different part of the city and you’re lucky kids getting education at your door steps’’.