Our Achievements

  • The year 2005 marked a significant achievement in the history of Jyoti Sroat School as it was when the first batch of students appeared for and successfully passed their Secondary School Leaving Certificate Examinations. Since then till 2018, a total of 133 students (87 students in Class X and 46 students in Class XII) with disabilities have emerged successful in passing the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) and Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) Examinations
  • About 50 young people with disabilites are employed in the private sector and educational institutes in Bangalore, Delhi, Guwahati, and other cities.
  • PADMA SRI AWARD 2010 for Education and Literature, conferred by the former President of India Smt. P. Patil on the former Headmistress of School, Smt. Bertha Gyndykes Dkhar ( a visually impaired person) for Literature & Education.
    Former Headmistress, Ms. Bertha Dkhar being conferred with Padma Shri award by the former president of India, Ms. P. Patil
  • Education World India School Rankings 2016 (EWISR): Jyoti Sroat School was ranked 1 in Meghalaya and 9 in India in the Special Needs Schools category by Education World India School Rankings 2016 (EWISR)
  • Jyoti Sroat School is recognized by the North East Regional Institute of Education (Language Department) as a centre for experimental study on how simultaneous language and communication can be modulated in an Inclusive classroom with the aim of promoting English language learning for children with hearing impairment
  • Brainfeed School Excellence Award: Jyoti Sroat School was recognized among the top 10 State Board Schools of Meghalaya and rewarded with the School Excellence Awards 2016 by Brainfeed.
    Current Headmistress, Ms. Rosa Wahlang receiving the School Excellence Award 2016 by Brainfeed India
  1. Batihun Mary Khongmawloh (Locomotor Impairment) – One of the first students of JSS.  After graduation, Mary was employed by Bethany Society as warden of the Boys’ Hostel in the campus and later as a staff of Legal Awareness Cell (LAC). A former President of Association of Challenged People (ACP), Meghalaya she has been instrumental and dynamic in mobilizing Person With Disability (PWDs) in the State for advocacy purposes. Currently, she lives in the USA with her husband who is blind and together they started a project called “Jing King Ksiar” project under which they built and manage a primary school in her village, “Pungweikyian”, Pynursla aimed at providing education, exposure, and skill development to the village children and youth.
  2. Richard Lamin – Jaintia Hills, Cornelius Lyngdoh – Umphyrnai, Benistar Kharpor – Laitkor: All three boys are totally blind and have completed their graduation in English major and History major respectively. These prodigious people were the pioneer members of the JSS music band. Richard and Cornelius are currently working with Rediffmail in Bengaluru India while Bennister is currently working as the Computer Instructor in Roilang Livelihood Academy, Bethany Society, Shillong
  3. Light After Dark”: The music band from the school comprising of Visually Impaired members: Hilter Kongphai, Dilbertstar Lyngdoh, Rimeki Pajuh & Wanlamphrang Nongkhlaw, has earned plaudits for their musical prowess and have performed across the state and certain other parts of the country.
    “Light After Dark” performing at the La Tomatina festival organized in Shillong in May, 2016
4.  Bertina Lyngdoh, an ex-student of Jyoti Sroat School became the first visually impaired person from Meghalaya to complete her masters from a mainstream university. She is currently teaching English at the school.
Bertina Lyngdoh after completing her Masters from the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU)



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