Kazan lyceums have entered the top 20 schools of the Volga region
Kazan schools regularly occupy leading positions in the Russian rankings.
Recent researches have also shown a high educational level in the city – Kazan schools
have entered the top 100 in terms of competitiveness, the top 300 in terms of
the number of graduates enrolled in leading Russian universities, the top 20
schools of the Volga Federal District and other ratings of the research agency
RAEX. Irek Rizvanov, head of the Kazan Education Department, told more about
the achievements of the municipal schools today at the Business Monday meeting.
The 100 best schools in the country in terms of
competitiveness entered school No.131, IT lyceum of KFU, Lobachevski’s lyceum
and boarding school No.2. The top 300 best schools by the number of graduates
enrolled in the leading universities of Russia entered seven schools of the
city: school No.131, IT lyceum of KFU, Lobachevski’s lyceum, boarding school
No.2, school No.19, lyceum No.177 and school No. 39. In addition, school No.131,
IT Lyceum of KFU and Lobachevski’s lyceum entered the top 20 best schools of
the Volga Federal District.
“Despite the fact that education is being criticized
in Russia, it continues to traditionally remain at a very high level. Nevertheless,
there is always room for improvement. It is important that we all pay attention
to this. This is our common task, a common goal, and we must work together every
day”, - said Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan.
In addition, educational organizations were noted
among the best schools of socio-humanitarian, technical and medical specialties.
Five lyceums have entered the top 200 schools that prepare students for the
best technical universities: school No.131, Lobachevski’s lyceum, IT lyceum of
KFU, boarding school No.7, lyceum No.145. Among the educational institutions
with a focus on social and humanitarian sciences, the Engineering Center of the
Sovetsky district and the boarding school No. 2 are noted. The best science schools
include school No.131, IT lyceum of KFU and Lobachevski’s lyceum. Lyceum
No.179, Lyceum No.116, IT Lyceum of KFU, boarding Lyceum No. 2 and school No.139
are recognized as the best medical schools.
“This is a great credit of the teachers of these schools.
There are several projects to improve the professionalism of managers and
teachers – the municipal “Vector of Success” and the federal “Teacher of the
Future”, in which Kazan teachers participate and win professional competitions
at various levels, including international ones”, - the speaker noted.
In September 2021, Almaz Khamidullin, a former
mathematics teacher at Kazan boarding school No.2 and presently the director of
the Unber multidisciplinary school reached the final of the international
competition Global Teacher Prize 2021. He became the only finalist from Russia.
The winner of the main prize will be announced in two weeks. Maria Golovanova, the
English teacher of Kazan school No.122, entered the top 5 best teachers in
Russia and now represents Tatarstan at the final stage of the federal
competition Teacher of the Year of Russia - 2021. The name of the winner will
be announced on October 10.