New Academic Session 2021


Till last year, our grade 8 graduates headed to Kathmandu every year and go to different schools in Kathmandu and appear SEE from there. But despite the harshest of financial, geographical and political circumstances, from last year the new group of our grade 8 students have started class 9 in CMS and this year they … Continue reading New Academic Session 2021

डोल्पो महोत्सव र क्रिस्टल माउन्टेन बिद्यालय रजत जयन्ती २०७६


पृष्ठभुमी डोल्पा जिल्ला क्षेत्रफलको हिसाबले नेपालको सबैभन्दा ठुलो जिल्ला हो । समुद्री सतहबाट १३०० देखि ७,६२५ मिटर सम्मको उचाइमा अवस्थित डोल्पा भौगोलिक र साँस्कृतिक रुपमा तल्लो डोल्पा र उपल्लो डोल्पा गरी दुइ क्षेत्रले परिचित छ । संघिय संरचना अनुसार हाल डोल्पा जिल्लालाई आठ वटा स्थानीय तहहरुमा विभाजन गरिएको छ । जसअन्तर्गत उपल्लो डोल्पामा तिनवटा स्थानीय … Continue reading डोल्पो महोत्सव र क्रिस्टल माउन्टेन बिद्यालय रजत जयन्ती २०७६

Crystal Mountain School-Trimonthly report


This report includes the information about the different curricular and non-curricular activities that the teachers have been conducting for the past 3 months and are currently involved in.   Senior Department (Classes 5, 6 and 7) This department was jointly handled by Dilraj, Meeraj and Binamra. They are class teachers of 7, 6 and 5 … Continue reading Crystal Mountain School-Trimonthly report

CMS Dolpo students in Ladakh


On January 21, 2018, a team of seven (three teachers/staff and four students) from Crystal Mountain School left for Ladakh.  After a night in Delhi on January 22, we got at Students Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh (SECMOL) campus, where we spent the next two weeks learning and exchanging many skills and knowledges with students … Continue reading CMS Dolpo students in Ladakh

Field research report and project updates


Dear supporters, We are excited to provide some major updates regarding the project. It has been just more than a year now since we started this crowdfunding campaign to build warm classrooms for young children in Dho Tarap valley, Dolpo. Through your support, we have been able to conduct detailed research on passive solar technology, … Continue reading Field research report and project updates

Field research trip this October


On October 2, 2022, our design, engineering and sustainability team is heading to Dho Tarap valley for a community site visit to finalize location of the first ECD center in Tokyu village, and conduct research on local building materials and techniques. With over 5 days of bus and jeep rides and a further 4 day … Continue reading Field research trip this October

Project updates and calendar for Aug-Sep 2022


Dear supporters, With your generous support, we have been able to raise over $16,000 so far. This has enabled us to fund the architectural design and initial engineering analysis of the first Early Childhood Development center. We are very proud of the designs that have been prepared. You can find more details about the design … Continue reading Project updates and calendar for Aug-Sep 2022

Proposed design for ECD campus


Dear supporters, We are excited to announce the completion of preliminary design of the first Early Childhood Development center in Dolpo (see attached photos or visit our program page). This center has been designed with a holistic overview of the necessary components for effective early childhood education, suited to the local context and needs.  Inspired and … Continue reading Proposed design for ECD campus

Passive solar research outputs and project summary


Dear supporters, Thanks to your generous support, we have so far raised $13,622 from 86 donors since we first started this campaign in Sep 2021 as part of the GlobalGiving accelerator program. Out of the raised amount, $11,896 has been disbursed in two installments by GlobalGiving to our local organizational bank account in Kathmandu. This is … Continue reading Passive solar research outputs and project summary