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India's Model School Zone Project

The School

School Name: St. Joseph's School
City: Mumbai 
Number of Students: 1,500

The Issue

Students at St. Joseph's School face many safety challenges during their walk to and from school, including navigating heavy traffic around the school, walking on narrow and broken footpaths, and a limited number of crosswalks.

The Project

Safe Kids Foundation India is working with the community members to select and finalize intervention plans. 

Where We Are

India's Model School Zone Project

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Update

Oct. 25, 2012 - We completed the baseline assessment and are meeting with our working committee members to determine an intervention work plan. July 23, 2012 - In partnership with a Mumbai teacher's union (Brihanmumbai Mahapalika Shikshak Sabha), school administration, and Mumbai Environmental Social Network, we are collecting data for baseline assessment. The assessment will be complete by Aug. 31. May 9, 2012 - We selected a school, organized a working committee and are preparing to begin the baseline assessment in May 2012.