24.12.2015 16:18

Holiday joy at a boarding school

On December 24, a grand celebration was organized by the Ministry of Education at Republican special boarding school No.4 for children with diasbility and deprived of parental care on the occasion of the World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day and the New Year.

The literary and artistic composition performed by pupils of the boarding school was shown in the celebration attended by employees of the Ministry of Education and mass media representatives. The sketch entitled "Radish", prepared by pupils, aroused great interest among the participants. Children danced with Santa Claus and Snow Maiden and sang a song.

Then, the pupils of the boarding school were presented with holiday gifts by the Ministry of Education.

Media representatives got acquainted with the learning and living conditions created for pupils at the boarding school and had lunch with the pupils. Mass media representatives were informed that Republican special boarding school No.4 for children with limited health condition and deprived of parental care was put into operation in November of this year after being overhauled by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. The boarding school has vocational rooms for pottery, carpet-weaving, carpentry, tool-making, sewing, embroidery and painting. A swimming pool and sports hall are operating at the school, equipped with modern equipment, in order to organize children’s leisure time and rest.

Media representatives were informed about the participation of the pupils of the boarding school in international sports competitions and Republican art exhibitions, and about their achievements.

It should be noted that 104 out of 198 pupils receiving training and education at the boarding school were involved in the Rehabilitation Center operating under the auspices of this educational institution. 103 teachers are engaged in the training and education of pupils.