On October 20, a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the municipal educational institution “Lyceum №1 “Leader” took place in Makeyevka. The event was attended by the Chairman of the DPR People’s Republic.
While congratulating teachers and students, the Speaker of the DPR Parliament recalled his school years within the walls of this institution.
ʺThose principles that I inculcated during my study here, proved to be very useful for me. Above all, it is responsibility. The lyceum taught me about order, starting with clothes, suits and finishing with little things that gained special importance. My classmates and I recall these years most warmly. I am sure that the lyceum is now at the same high level, and today’s students can be proud of studying here!,ʺ Denis Pushilin said.
The Deputy Head of the Makeyevka City Administration Irina Lyakh, in turn, read out a congratulatory address of the Acting Head of the City Administration Valery Lyakhovets.
ʺEducation is now becoming one of the most basic resources of the Donetsk People’s Republic. This is a backbone of a quality and dignified standard of living for the state and for every citizen. Only educated, self-reliant people make progress, make discoveries, contribute to the development of science, culture and other fields of activity. Today requires that each of us constantly learn and improve. The lyceum “Leader” has created all the conditions for gaining quality knowledge.
We wish you victories and achievements, wisdom and patience, good and well-being!,ʺ the congratulatory address said.
The students of the educational institution prepared musical and dance numbers as well as theatrical performances for guests of the event. The teachers and the director of the lyceum were awarded with anniversary awards, and the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin was presented with a commemorative pin “Honorary Lyceum Graduate”.