On September 1, 2013, the founder of the Charity Foundation for Development of Ukraine, President of FC Shachtar, Rinat Akhmetov has opened the new training and sports complex of secondary school No. 63 of Donetsk. Rinat Akhmetov went to this school and he has been supporting it for many years through FC Shachtar and his own Foundation for Development of Ukraine.
Rinat Akhmetov has opened a new school and football field in his native settlement
The visitors of the event took part in the ceremonial celebratory assembly. The headmistress Lyudmila Dmitruk carried out an excursion of the new school building and told about its possibilities. The new building for junior school, playing and sleeping rooms, school hall and gym, metal and wood processing workshops, sewing and culinary classes have appeared at the school.
The warm and cozy atmosphere in all school premises has been created thanks to using color schemes, interesting decor, natural and environmentally friendly materials. Ukrainian designers, psychologists and educators have worked towards this goal. This is one from the few schools in which all desks are made of natural wood, which is incompliance with all the sanitary norms. Now the school also has the gym and sports ground which are equipped with all the things needed for carrying out matches and competitions on various sports at a high level. The school hall was made as both a small theater and cinema. It is possible to make theatrical performances and show full-length educational films, hold conferences and seminars in the school hall thanks to the acoustical ceiling, projection booth with a necessary set of the sound and lighting equipment.
After the excursion Rinat Akhmetov, the guests and FC Shachtar football players Sergey Krivtsov, Douglas Kosta and Alex Teixeira opened the new football field on the territory of the school, and it will be available for all comers. “Severny’ team and the picked team of school No. 63 carried out a friendly match on the field. Football Club will provide the professional service of the field and it will be included into its project on involving the population in the game of football.
The overall budget of School No. 63 Reconstruction Project amounts to UAH 65.8 million. The budget of the first stage, which included construction of the new building, sports ground, football field, as well as improvement of the territory amounted to UAH 47.4 million. The second stage (the end of 2013 - September 1, 2014) provides for the complete reconstruction of the existing old school building in which there will be modern equipped subject classes, laboratories, as well as a spacious canteen. The budget of the second stage amounts to UAH 18.4 million.
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