In a proud moment for DVG (Dempo Vishwa Gramshala) of the Vasantrao Dempo Education & Research Foundation, both the adopted government schools, Government High School of Dadachiwadi, Dhargal, Pernem and Government High School of Curdi, Vaddem, Sanguem won the Swachh Vidyalay Puraskar (SVP)!

SVP was instituted in 2016-17 by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department (MHRD) of School Education & Literacy, Government of India to recognise, inspire and celebrate excellence in sanitation and hygiene practices in schools.

Open to all schools be they governmental, government-aided or private.

Schools were expected to register and submit information in a prescribed format online.

Each school was expected to score a minimum 2-star rating in each of the sub-categories prescribed in order to be eligible for any award.

District-level awards are open to all 5-star, 4-star and 3-star rated schools. State-level awards are open to 5-star & 4-star rated schools. National-level awards are open to only 5-star rated schools.

GHS Dadachiwadi Dhargal, Pernem has been nominated for a National-level award.

GHS Dadachiwadi, Dhargal, Pernem national-level inspection was completed in July 2018.

The results are awaited.

The entire process is organized/conducted by Goa Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan.

All at DEMPO congratulate the Headmistresses, Ms. Ana Graca D’ Sa and Mrs. Jyoti Dessai!