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12:08 | Sep 02 | 2013

Yakutsk held an action “First Form for the First Time”

On the eve of the Day of Knowledge, on August 31, 2013, the Palace of Childhood met excited children and their parents to participate in the action “First Form for the First Time” initiated by the City Council of the Central District of Yakutsk. Future first-formers were congratulated by the First Deputy Speaker of the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the republic, Elena Alekseeva.
In total, over three thousand first-form schoolchildren sat down to school desks on September 1 in Yakutsk.
Elena Alekseeva stressed that the first Day of Knowledge was the greatest and exciting event for these children’s lives because they had would hear the first school bell ring opening the way to the fascinating world of knowledge and turning to the cultural and spiritual values.
Elena addressed to the first-formers’ parents with a reminder that they also would have a responsible life period, as they were raising a new generation of Yakuts : “It is very important to watch not only the school progress and children’s regime but also your children to grow up strong and healthy with a healthy way of life”.
Children and their parents were presented a concert with the participation of children and youth teams, a medical examination by pediatricians and specialists of Polyclinic No 1 of Yakutsk and admission in various hobby groups.

The celebration ended with gifts presentation for the first-formers.