The Knowledge Day in Istochnik Private School
A new academic year started in Istochnik Private School on 1 September. On a ceremonial line-up the school flag was hoisted and pupils released balloons to the sky as the beginning of celebration and new academic year.
A special attention was paid to children who came to the school for the first time. First grade school children had a traditional rite of initiation. Older students tied them neckties of blue color and pinned the badges with the school symbol. Teachers gave children torches of knowledge to light their paths of education.
This year Vildan Zinnurov, the First Deputy Chairman of Ulyanovsk Region administration, came to congratulate the children, teachers and guests of celebration. He said: “I congratulate you on the beginning of a new academic year on behalf of the Governor and Ulyanovsk Region administration. Istochnik Private School created the great conditions for children to gain knowledge, go in for sports and physical culture, study music, dancing and do everything you like. I hope that education in Istochnik Private School will be useful and exciting for you. I believe that you will become dignified citizens of Ulyanovsk region and the Russian Federation”.
In addition Vildan Zinnurov awarded Galina Pazekova, the School Principal, with honorary certificate of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation for continuous development and improvement of educational process and significant contribution to the training of highly qualified specialists.
Alexander Bashkov, Executive President of Volga-Dnepr Airlines, congratulated all guests on behalf of the School founders on the beginning of academic year and expressed the hope that the School helps develop highly intellectual and moral characteristics of its pupils, as well as make the choice of profession. “We hope that the graduates of this school will work in our company. We will be waiting for you as the future professionals of our company” — said Alexander Bashkov and presented the gifts to first-graders.
A new academic year became a significant event for Istochnik Private School, which made a name for itself in the world of education and was granted the status of international school with the IBDP program. Since 1 September the school has started educational process of future students of the best universities in the world.