School Profile

A Brief History of the School
Yelchen Central School is one of the 24 pilot central schools of the first phase identified and instituted by the current government. It was established in 2015 under the Comprehensive School Reform Program initiatives of the government towards ensuring quality education. It was formally inaugurated by His Excellency Shri Pranab Mukherjee, the President of India during his official state visit to Bhutan on November 8, 2014. The school lies under Nanong Gewog in Pemagatshel Dzongkhag and it caters to three gewogs namely Nanong Gewog, Zobel Gewog and Shumar Gewog. The school has classes ranging from Pre-Primary (PP) to Classes X with boarding facilities. Besides, the school has newly built buildings with road connectivity and electricity facilities. The majority of the students are from poor family background of three gewogs.

Located on a gentle slope at an altitude of 780 m above sea level, Yelchen Central School has an area of 13.762 acres of land registered under the Thram No 1353. We experience very hot climate in summer and moderate climate in winter. The construction of main structure was completed in 2014 and officially handed over to the Ministry of Education and the Dzongkhag Administration, Pemagatshel on September 4, 2014 in presence of Dasho Karma Yeshey, the Director General, Department of School Education, Ministry of Education.

SCHOOL PROFILE

Dzongkhag Pemagatshel
Gewog Nanong>
Village Lungkhar
Name of the school Yelchen Central School
Year of Establishment 10/2/2015
Class Range PP – X
No. of Students 402 (Boys = 200; Girls=202)
No. of Boarders (PP – X) 330 (Boys: 160; Girls: 170)
No. of Day Students (PP – X) 72 (Boys: 40; Girls: 32)
No. of Teachers 20 (Male: 16; Female: 4)
No. of Sections 16
No. of Supporting Staff 12 (Male: 9; Female: 3)
School Area 13.762 Acres
Proposed School Agriculture Area Approximately 1.29 Acres
Altitude 780 Meters Plus
Thram Number 1353
School Telephone No / Fax No 17121152
School Mobile No 17121187
Resource Centre Yes
Electricity Yes
Email Address pg.yelchenmss@gmail.com
Distance from Dzongkhag Headquarters 35 Km
Distance from Gewog Office 1 Km
School Status Boarding cum Day Student

Statistics

Name of School: Yelchen Central School
Geog: Nanong
Dzongkhag Pemagatshel
Class Range PP – X

 

2015 2016
Boarder Day Students Total Boarder Day Students Total
Class Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total Boys Girls Total
PP 4 2 6 3 1 4 7 3 10 4 1 5 3 1 4 7 2 9
I 5 6 11 8 4 12 13 10 23 5 6 11 7 4 11 12 10 22
II 2 3 5 4 0 4 6 3 9 2 3 5 4 0 4 6 3 9
III 4 6 10 3 3 6 7 9 16 3 4 7 4 5 9 7 9 16
IV 9 11 20 6 11 17 15 22 37 9 11 20 6 11 17 15 22 37
V 11 9 20 7 5 12 18 14 32 11 9 20 8 3 11 19 12 31
VI 7 9 16 0 6 6 7 15 22 5 4 9 2 11 13 7 15 22
Total 42 46 88 31 30 61 73 76 149 39 38 77 34 35 69 73 73 146
VII 50 52 102 7 2 9 57 54 111 49 54 103 6 1 7 55 55 110
VIII 23 25 48 3 0 3 26 25 51 35 35 70 4 2 6 39 37 76
IX 43 31 74 2 1 3 45 32 77 52 31 83 0 1 1 52 32 84
X 2 12 14 0 1 1 2 13 15 40 33 73 2 3 5 42 36 78
Total 118 120 238 12 4 16 130 124 254 176 153 329 12 7 19 188 160 348
Grand Total 160 166 326 43 34 77 203 200 403 215 191 406 46 42 88 261 233 494

 

Staff Details Male Female total
Teaching Staff 15 5 20
(S and O Level)” 5 2 7
ESP & GSC 8 1 9
Total 28 8 36