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About -- RMSA

Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan
This scheme was launched in March, 2009 with the objective to enhance access to secondary education and to improve its quality. t is envisaged to achieve an enrolment rate of 75% from 52.26% in 2005-06 at secondary stage within 5 years of implementation of the scheme by providing a secondary school within a reasonable distance of any habitation. The other objectives include improving quality of education imparted at secondary level through making all secondary schools conform to prescribed norms, removing gender, socio-economic and disability barriers, providing universal access to secondary level education by 2017, i.e., by the end of 12th Five Year Plan and achieving universal retention by 2020. With this objective, the RMSA Society for the implementation of Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Programme has been registered under Societies Registration Act 1960 in the State of Punjab. It has been named as Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan Authority, Punjab. Date of Notification of RMSA Society, Punjab : 29 January, 2009.

General Body for RMSA is association of 29 members. The affairs of the Authority are administered, subject to Rules and Regulations and orders of the Authority, by an Executive Committee, which is association of 14 members. President of both Committees is Honorable Chief Minister, Punjab and Member Secretary is Director General School Education-cum-Director Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, Punjab.

Important physical facilities provided under the scheme are:
(i) Additional class rooms, (ii) Laboratories, (iii) Libraries, (iv) Art and crafts room, (v) Toilet blocks, (vi) Drinking water provisions and (vii) Residential Hostels for Teachers in remote areas, (vii) Computer Rooms, (viii) Girls Activity Room

Important quality interventions provided under the scheme are:
(i) Appointment of additional teachers to reduce PTR to 30:1, (ii) focus on Science, Math and English education, (iii) In-service training of teachers, (iv) science laboratories, (v) ICT enabled education, (vi) curriculum reforms; and (vii) teaching learning reforms.

Important equity interventions provided in the scheme are:
(i) Special focus in micro planning (ii) Preference to Ashram schools for upgradation (iii) Preference to areas with concentration of SC/ST/Minority for opening of schools (iv) Special enrolment drive for the weaker section (v) more female teachers in schools; and (vi) Separate toilet blocks for girls.

Implementation mechanism of the Scheme
The scheme is being implemented by the State government societies established for implementation of the scheme. The central share is released to the implementing agency directly. The applicable State share is also released to the implementing agency by the respective State Governments.
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    RASHTRIYA MADHMIK SHIKSHA ABHIYAN(RMSA)

 

Details of grant Distribution in Year 2017-2018

Sr no.

Name of Grant

Received Grant

Distributed Grant

Balance Grant

Beneficiary

Grant Per School

Remarks

1

Girls Motivational Grant 208x2800

582400

582400

0

208

2800/-

Three Camps Organized

1)Health & Hygine Camp in July

2)Career Councelling Camp in August

3)Awareness to parents in January

2

Math Kit Grant 23x1100

25300

22000

3300

23

1100/-

Amount E-transferred to 19 upgraded school under RMSA and also 1 DIET Training Centre and surplus grant return to Head Office.

3

Karate Grant 208x9000

1872000

1872000

0

208

  9000/-

Out of 9000/- rs , 6000/- rs given to coaches

4

Kala Utsav Distt Level Grant

20000

 

20000

0

 

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5

School Grant 226 x 50000

11300000

11300000

0

226

50,000/-

RS 10,000/- grant for Library books and rest 40,000/- rs for Maintenance/Payment of Electricity bills or any other expenditures.

6

Kala Utsav Zone Gant

80500

80500

0

Among 5 District

 

 

7

Remedial Coaching Grant (3154x500)

1577000

1577000

0

190

 500/- per student

Coaching in Math & Science given to 3154 students of 191 schools

8

Quiz Grant

63200

63200

0

226 

 

 

9

Science Fair Grant

100000

75000

25000

226

 

 

 

Total

15620400(One Crore Twenty six lakh twenty thousand four hundred only

15592100 (one crore fifty five lakh nighty two thousand one hundred only

 

28300(Twenty eight thousand three hundred only)

 

 

 

Schemes SSA & RMSA

Sr. No

Name of Scheme

Description

1

Mid Day Meal

6th to 8th class students according to menu

2

Free Uniforms

6th to 8th class students.

3

Free Books

6th to 10th class SC students .

4

Different scholarship Schemes

Pre Matric (VI to X)

Post Matric (XI to XII)

5

Free Education to Girls 9th to 12th class

No tuition fee charge & No Computer Fee

6

Free Education to all student 6th to 8th class

Totally Free(No tuition fee,No Funds,No computer fees etc.)

7

IEDSS( Inclusive Education Disabled Secondary School)

Under this scheme Rs 500/- given to boys students and Rs 1000/-  scholarship given to  girl students and Rs 500/- given for Uniform of students.

8

Free Tour Facility

Free Tour to Science  city and other places as Education Tour.

9

Arrangement of Hostel for Girls

GGSSS MALL ROAD,Amritsar

10

Grant for Library and Library Books

In 2017-18, Rs 10,000/- grant given for Purchase of Books to all schools.

11

Edusat/Rot Classroom

ROT working in 209 schools. In 2017-18 Rs 3000 grant given for Maintenance of Edusat/ROT.