In the first years of primary schools in Zilina 859 pupils were enrolled in the new school year, which is about 100 compared to the previous school year.
27. August 2018 at 16:33 TASR
Zilina, 27 August (TASR) – In the first year of primary schools in Zilina 859 pupils will be enrolled in the new school year, which is about 100 boys and girls in comparison with the previous school year. There are 705 new children who go to kindergartens (kindergartens). TASR informed the spokeswoman for Zilina Barbora Zigová.
The number of pupils in our schools is increasing, as shown by the number of first-year students attending elementary school, which is higher than the number of outgoing pupils in secondary school. At secondary school, 556 pupils left 556 pupils before the summer school holidays began, of which 67 pupils were eight-year-olds, "said Viera Popluhárová, head of the Education and Youth Department of the city council in Žilina.
She noted that the figures are provisional because the final number of children in kindergartens and primary schools will only be known in mid-September. "The first year starts at each school, some open one class, in other more classes according to the number of children enrolled. Most boys and girls were enrolled at the primary school of Karpatská, the primary school Lichardova, the primary school of Martinská and the primary school with MŠ Školská's increased interest in accepting a child for pre-school education, but for capacities it was not possible to meet all applications, "Popluhárová added.
According to Zig, the town hall of Zilina managed to restore several schools during the summer holidays. "The Limbová primary school has a repaired fence, a playground and a window, Martinská ZŠ has been able to reconstruct social facilities, there are new toilets in the Petzvalov and Limbová nursery schools, and in the kindergarten Andreja Kmeti they have repaired the electrical installation, smaller works for reconstruction work have been carried out in kindergartens Dedinská, Predmestská and Gemerska.kitchen and social facilities, and in primary school with the Dolná Trnovská kindergarten, the city of Žilina was clearing with the walls.
"In the upcoming school year, pupils can enjoy 93 vacation days, the first autumn holidays are from October 31. The spring holiday starts on March 4 in the Zilina region and lasts until March 8, 2019," said Zig.