The Mayor of Kazan inspected the new kindergarten for 220 children at the My Rhythm residential complex
of kindergarten No.189 “Uspekh” for 220 kids has been completed at the My
Rhythm residential complex of the Sovetsky district of Kazan. After receiving
all the necessary documentation for the commissioning of the facility, it will
open for young residents of the city. The preschool will consist of 12 groups,
including for children with autism spectrum disorder. This is the first commissioned
kindergarten out of eight preschools being built this year.
The Mayor of
Kazan Ilsur Metshin inspected the new facility today. “It is very important
that we are building social infrastructure alongside with residential
buildings,”- the head of the city noted.
of a two-storey kindergarten at the new residential area began in August last
year, the contractor is OOO Neo Stroy company. All the main works on the
construction of the facility and landscaping of the adjacent territory have
been completed. Currently, the kindergarten is preparing to receive a statement
of conformity and will welcome pupils in the near future.
kindergarten is located next to the multidisciplinary school No. 187 “Rhythm”,
which opened last year. In addition, the nearby kindergarten “Kilachak” with
220 seats has already accepted its first pupils. In total, seven kindergartens
and another school for 1501 places are planned to be built at the residential area.
inspected the preschool institution, which is fully adapted for disabled
persons. At the entrance of the kindergarten, there are ramps, as well as an
elevator and a bathroom for people with disabilities.
The design of
the groups differs: for example, for autistic children, rooms with plain walls
without bright drawings are created. As explained by the head of the
kindergarten Marina Shaidullina, who has previously worked with autistic
children, this is necessary so that the kids do not have emotional outbursts.
will have groups for the development of children in different directions:
speech therapy, Tatar language of education, multilingual, an engineering
group, where children will study robotics from an early age, and a group for
children with autism spectrum disorder. Five children are enrolled in this
group – according to the standard, there can be exactly this number of kids in
teachers-defectologists, teachers-psychologists will be engaged with autistic
children. All of them have received professional training, and today they are
studying at the Moscow Institute of Psychoanalysis, the head of preschool said.
After completing their studies, they will become specialists in applied
behavior analysis and will actively implement modern world methods in working
with children focusing on the socialization of children.
Kazan does not
slow down the high pace of construction of preschool institutions: for example,
last year ten kindergartens were built in the capital of Tatarstan, and this
year eight more preschools for 1,690 children will be built, I. Metshin reminded.