Goals to achieve the vision:
 To provide a secondary school within a reasonable distance of any habitation or within a radius of 5 km.
 Special attention to
    The economically weaker sections of the society.
    The educationally backward and the girls in the society.
 
Criteria for upgrading a Middle School into a High School:
 There should not be any Govt.High / Hr. Sec. Schools within the radius of 5 Km from the concerned Middle School.
 SC/ST/Minorities dominated areas.
 Concerned Middle School must have 40 or more number of students in the feeder school.
No. Of schools upgraded:
 
S.No

District

2009 - 2010 2010 - 2011 2011 - 2012
1 Ariyalur 7 2 9
2 Chennai 0 1 2
3 Coimbatore 4 6 11
4 Cuddalore 9 15 44
5 Dharmapuri 8 14 42
6 Dindugal 8 12 24
7 Erode 6 6 30
8 Kanchipram 7 9 28
9 Kanniyakumari 1 1 5
10 Karur 6 2 15
11 Krishnagiri 13 21 47
12 Madurai 12 11 20
13 Nagapattinam 7 17 19
14 Namakkal 2 3 17
15 Peramablur 1 12 12
16 Pudokottai 5 8 23
17 Ramanathapuram 5 4 26
18 Salem 8 19 20
19 Sivagangai 2 4 21
20 Thanjavur 8 18 13
21 Nilgiris 2 1 7
22 Theni 4 1 4
23 Tirupur 4 11 23
24 Thiruvallur 7 16 36
25 Tiruvarur 3 10 13
26 Thoothukudi 5 4 9
27 Trichy 6 13 25
28 Tirunelveli 4 3 12
29 Tiruvannamalai 8 30 47
30 Vellore 11 16 33
31 Vilupuram 10 18 63
32 Virudhunagar 17 36 10
 
 The construction of the New School is entrusted witht School Management Development Committees of the respective schools.
 TANCEM has come forward to supply cement at concessional rates, following the norms of the government of Tamil Nadu.
 66 Civil Engineers employed under RMSA are monitering the construction of new schools buildings.
Break-up for civil work and furniture/equipment
 
S.No

Construction Cost

Furnitures Cost Equipments Cost Total
Rs. in Lakhs 49.67 7.45 1.00 58.12
 
Details of posts created in High Schools upgraded under RMSA
 
S.No Year No. of Schools Teaching posts   non - Teaching posts  
      Graduate Teachers (BTs) Physical Education Teachers Lab Attendants Junior Assistants
1 2009 - 2010 200 1200 200 200  
2 2010 - 2011 344 2064 344 344 344
3 2011 - 2012 710 3550   710 710
Total No. of Posts:   1254 6814 544 1254 1054
 
Infrastructure made available to the New Schools
  An amount of Rs. 58.12 lakhs spent on infrastructure
  Provisions:
  Adequte class rooms
  Library,Toilets and Drinking water facilities
  Lab facilities including Computer Lab and Language Lab