Akruti: Akruti is a special education programme which has about 80 children. The age of the children of the school range from 6 years to 16 years. Every child is examined and evaluated by a psychiatrist and clinical psychologist before admission. Clinical report of each child is maintained in the school. There is a regular follow up of the progress with the family members and the staff of AMC.
In the classroom, children are grouped according to their mental age and the language they speak. They are taught to be independent individuals in practical everyday activities. Importance is given to the development of self expression. Physical training, music, singing, dancing, painting, hand work and gardening are part of the curriculum. General knowledge is taught as is appropriate for each child. The children frequently enjoy picnics or outings of educative value.
AMC now has 10 computers which are used to develop basic computing skills among children.
Milk and mid-day meals are given to all the children. The staff consist of qualified and experienced special educators. There are regular parent/ teacher/doctor meetings. The school is maintained with the help from Karnataka Government and the generous contributions from the public.