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20:34 | Sep 09 | 2011

Number of first formers in Neryungree district made a sensation

9960 children started their school year in Neryungree district this September. Last year there were 9892 pupils.


In this way the number of schoolchildren of Neryungree district has increased on 68 people. The figure is not that significant, but the fact itself is. It is the first time the quantity of pupils has grown for last 20 years. The most striking is the first formers number growth. 1038 children started going to school this year and it is 136 pupils more than it was last year (15% of growth). And the fact became the main sensation of the new school year.