Meet the children at Muktangan

There are seven Muktangan schools in Mumbai, supporting hundreds of children to achieve their potential.

Name: Sandeep

Age: 11 (6th standard)

Favourite thing to do: Running

Favourite school subject: Maths

"My name is Sandeep.


I live with five people in my house - my mother, my father, my grandmother, my brother and me.

I wake up at 5 a.m. every day and walk to school. I like Muktangan school because they are helping us.


When I am at home, I do the shopping.

I like Mumbai because there are so many people, many big big buildings, and so many gardens. When I grow up I would like to make big buildings. Science and Maths will help me become a good builder."


Name: Aakash

Age: 9 (5th standard)

Favourite thing to do: Reading

Favourite school subject: English

"My name is Aakash.

I wake up a 8 a.m. and go to school on the bus. I like the classrooms and the teachers at Muktangan School. It is important to study, but also to play some games!

I like music and playing with my toy cars.

There are three people living in my house. I have one sister. My grandma, grandfather and mother look after me.

I was born in Mumbai. I love Mumbai because  there is not much pollution."


Name: Karan

Age: 11 (6th standard)

Hobbies: Drawing and dancing

Favourite school subject: Science

"My name is Karan.

I have two sisters, one older and the other younger than me. We live together with our parents and my grandmother, so there are six people in my house.

I like Muktangan school because they give us a good education, nice clothes, and they give us drinks. They give us information about the environment. The important subjects to learn at school are English, Maths and Science.

When I grow up I would like to be an artist.

The best thing about living in Mumbai is the pani puri!"

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