MOSCOW, May 4. / TASS /. The Mari El authorities plan to create 6.6 thousand additional educational places by 2024 thanks to the construction of three schools. This was reported on the website of the administration of the head of the republic on Tuesday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the Cabinet of Ministers, together with VEB.RF, to ensure, within the framework of the Education national project, the construction of at least 1.3 thousand schools by the end of 2024, including with the attraction of extra-budgetary funding.
“Planned create 6,600 additional educational places for our children. There are also plans to repair houses of culture and museums in rural areas, “the message says.
It is noted that 6,600 additional educational places will be created thanks to the construction of three schools in Yoshkar-Ola, Kozmodemyansk and in the village of Medvedevo by 2024.
Earlier it was reported that in 2020 in Yoshkar-Ola, for the first time in 30 years, a new school for 825 places was opened and the second educational building of school No. 5 was built in the city of Volzhsk for 336 places.
The national project “Education” is aimed at ensuring the global competitiveness of domestic education, and also sets the task of Russia’s joining the top 10 countries in terms of the quality of general education. Initially, the national project included 10 federal projects: “Modern School”, “Success of Every Child”, “Support for Families with Children”, “Digital Educational Environment”, “Teacher of the Future”, “Young Professionals” (increasing the competitiveness of vocational education), “New opportunities for everyone”, “Social activity”, “Export of education” and “Social elevators for everyone”. From 2021, another federal project on the patriotic education of citizens will be added to their number.