The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov, in the Day of knowledge opened a school named after Yevgeny Primakov in a suburban village Strife Odintsovo district. This was reported on the website of the regional government on Friday, September 1.
Before the inaugural lineup of the Minister and the Governor walked through the corridors of the school, visited classrooms, the gym.
“We are opening a new school in the Moscow region and intend to provide not only quality education, but also education. I hope that each student will abide by the rules and principles that are important in life,” he said. He also noted that teaching in school will have a teacher from UK, USA and Canada.
Lavrov, in turn, thanked the Governor for what he took the initiative to name the school in honor of the former foreign Minister (Yevgeny Primakov headed the foreign Ministry in 1996-1998 — approx. “Of the tape.ru”).
“One hell of a Primakov — the ability to learn, listen, work team, but to act independently. I want to wish success to this project, I am sure that you will find it cozy and comfortable to do,” said the acting head of the foreign Ministry.
Earlier on Friday, the Minister of education of the Moscow region Marina Zakharova told that 1 September in the region will open 11 new schools. Only in Moscow operate about 1,5 thousand schools.