Our school unit is a department within the hospital recovering, called Sanatorium balneary Children, BUSTENI, Jud. Prahova, Romania.
Our town is located in a beautiful mountain resort, 130 km from the capital, Bucharest.
In hospitalized, children suffering from chronic diseases (asthma, chronic bronchitis, kyphosis, lordosis, or scoliosis tetraparesis spastic, ect.), aged between 3 and 16 years, boys and girls coming from villages across the country. There are on average 100 children hospitalized, but most are homebound. During hospitalization, not accumulate gaps in knowledge, students are schooled.
Most are abandoned in special centers for children or family placement, but many are also sick and orphans.
Health problems does not prevent children fetched to participate enthusiastically in projects or extracurricular activities.
Teachers are constantly with students, support them, encourage them. This helps children heal faster and be optimistic, easier to overcome problems facing small. The school has eight classrooms, a laboratory of physics and chemistry, IT laboratory. The movable students are accommodated in villas located in the courtyard and lunch at the sanatorium.
The involvement of sponsors, was arranged and a kids' club where they can play when there are favorable conditions outdoors and where children prepared performances take place on several occasions.
Students are admitted to hospital homebound separately located approximately 1km away from school. Teachers work with them individually, directly at the bedside, in the voluntary program. Eratosthenes project has sparked interest and engage each time with great pleasure.