The end of August is the time when helicopter lands at the tundra of nomad reindeer breeders to take their kids away to a boarding school. The next time when these children will see their parents is only at the eve of New Year.
Ludmila, teacher in the boarder school of Naryan-Mar.
Another teacher – Elena.
They are truly devoted and amazing people.
The school has 201 students aged from 8 to 18 including those children who live at the places with no schools.
42 thousand people and 180 thousand deer live their natural life on the endless tundra territory of the Nenets Autonomous Area. They do have TV, satellite dishes and other attributes of technological process but their mode of life remains unchanged and it won’t change in future. Deer are not bred in different ways.