"I am extremely grateful and happy to have the opportunity to join Solar team, that works to fulfill the institution motto "Educate to Set Free" using methodologies that develop autonomy and agency in students."
"Solar Meninos de Luz is a project that transforms children and families lives. For more than 30 years, provides integral education, from nursery to vestibular, with great dedication and quality. There are already several proven success cases throughout its existence, as young students who have experienced international exchanges, admission in Federal Universities and jobs conquest in great companies."
"It is an honor to be Solar partner, with synergy of transforming through Education. This is our mission!"
"Today I would like to thank everyone who some way participated of acquired knowledge in this very valuable institution, and for many conversations, advices, care and scolding that you gave to our boy. Our "Light Boy", studies in IBMR today and in a few years, he will be our physiotherapist."
"Their work is charming itself, promoting science education, but especially moral and ethics education for babies, children and adolescents in Cantagalo and Pavão-Pavãozinho communities, from nursery to high school, transforming these children reality, their families, community... and, of course, all of us."
"I believe that Solar gave me horizon and new perspectives. Made me believe that we can be what we want to be, and get where we want to go, not limiting ourselves because of where we came from."
"Students have in here the opportunity to achieve a better future. The teaching and evangelization work have a positive influence in these children lives. I have deep and great admiration throughout Solar Team, a place that gives me pride and satisfaction of making part."
"Solar's work is very important for our community, it has helped many families and placed many young people in universities. Solar positively influences community people lives, such as the mother who leaves her child in daycare and knows she can work quietly and will not have to worry about looking for other school when the child grows, because Solar will have your child until the age of 18. That's very good!"
"Solar Integral School gives me quality education, friends that I can take for the rest of my life, good teachers, activities, exchanges and the chance to go to college."
"I'm sure Solar will help fulfill my children's dreams, because it provides quality education, teaching children to love and respect others and to be good children."
"Working at Solar is a daily exercise of loving the others. It is a pleasure to realize that we are on the right path. I found a family with a huge claw to provide educational and emotional support to these children and their families."
"My testimony is simple, I realized it on the day I read Solar's mission: educate to set free. Nothing for me is stronger than this statement, I believe it."
"Solar has influenced my life a lot! I'm in college; in my family, I'm the first one to get in. It's a dream come true and I'll finish it!"
"I chose Solar as my son's choice because I believe in the existing commitment to provide a meaning to the life of every student that comes to their door, as well as the quality of its teachers training and the practiced solidarity in the institution."
"To be at Solar is to know that I work to build a better present and future for the students. It is to see in each class the general care the team has with students, from hygiene to food."
"Solar is a generous institution and offers all the opportunities at its disposal so that everyone can participate - students and their respective families, residents of Pavão-Pavaozinho and Cantagalo Communities, volunteers and employees. It enables growth, arousing and stimulating talent development and skills, preparing everyone to become an transformation agent that the world needs."
"Solar taught me to be more studious and patient, gave me a quality education and a wonderful religious teaching. It taught us the importance of being supportive, of doing charity, of doing good, as it changes many people lives, as it changed my life and made me hardworking and more mature."
"Solar provides not only pedagogical education, but all the social part to students and their families, and all that in full time. What school in Rio de Janeiro South Zone offers this type of education?"
"Solar is an institution with pleasure in caring for people, educating and teaching us how to be someone in life. I was certainly able to learn this very well, besides the wonderful school teaching, which are wonderful."
"Whenever I think I work at Solar Meninos de Luz, all its implications come to my mind, about how lucky I am to be in this school surrounded by so many good things, to live with children who are so special, that has a huge heart, a willingness to learn and a lot of respect for the teacher."
"I chose Solar because it is a great school and a reliable environment. They aim a bright future for their students and they are always teaching love to others. I really appreciate it."
"Investing in human beings (our babies, children and young people) through education, art, music and moral values is the fuel and the way to a loving, committed and generous society that will soon populate our whole world."
"I admire Solar for giving children the chance to study full time and help mothers who need to work and have no one to leave their children with."
"It is very good to work at Solar because social work is a rewarding and refreshing cause. It is a way to help community people in need and to develop improvements in their family structure."
"I like Solar because it is close to my house and offers quality teaching, opportunity to learn other languages with native people, opportunity to learn to play instruments, learn to act, dance ... and also, Solar has several things which several schools do not have, such as a theater and a music room, as well as a futsal team with uniform and that contests championships, this is a team that I am part of and this is my favorite activity."
"My father is semi-illiterate and always struggled so that I would not stop studying because he wanted to give me what he did not have. Like my parents, Solar showed me that education changes people, and this influence was present in Administration course basis of studies, in preparation for Caixa Federal contest and in my daughter Rebecca education, who is also studying at Solar."
"Solar has certainly influenced my life, it influences me until today. In Solar, I learned to follow the path of goodness. It was my second house or even the first one, where I found people who will be part of my life, as my friends. I am not sure I would be in college today if it were not for Solar."