‘Dream, Dream and Dream. Dreams result into thoughts, thoughts result into words and words result into actions.’ This was the famous statement made by none other than our former President A.P.J Abdul Kalam.
Such a dream was envisioned by Mrs. Dorothy Menezes, the founder Principal of Carmel High School, Basaveshwarnagar, Bangalore. She is one of the pioneers in the field of education who translated her dream into practicality – a school for scores of students in Bangalore.
She is the recipient of several awards and recognition:
- The Best Teacher Award by Spoorti Kalavidaru, felicitated by (late) Sri. H.Narasimhaiah.
- The Model of Society Award by Bala Kala Kendra for her contribution to the field of education.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by National Hill View Public School, Bangalore.
- ISKCON Award for social services rendered to society.
- Scroll of Honour by the Centre for Human Resource Development for services rendered to the youth of the country.
- Honoured by Kannada Sahithya Parishad for services rendered to society, felicitated by (late)Dr. T.M.A. Pai
- Felicitated by Helpage India for philanthropic temper, felicitated by Sri. T.N. Chaturvedi, former Governor of Karnataka.
- Felicitated by Bolar Education Trust for her unstinted dedication to the field of teaching.