One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Visiting schools in different countries of the world can be much more interesting than looking at pictures on postcards. Today we’ll go to one of the oldest schools in Baku, Azerbaijan, and then compare it with a small provincial school in the south of the country.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

The history of the school began 150 years ago with establishment of a benevolent association in 1861. In 1888 the school got a new building of a former hospital and expanded considerably.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

In 1897 the association was modified into a secondary school intended for girls.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

The place embraced two schools. One school number 132 practiced teaching in the Azerbaijani whereas pupils of the other school number 134 spoke Russian in classes.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

The principal of the school says that in 2011 12 pupils from Baku were awarded golden medals for their achievements in studying and three of them were from school number 132-134 (today the large school consists of two united sectors).

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Now the place is considered to be one of the best schools in the city.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Children study English and French.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Plates with names of the children make it easier for the teacher to remember their names in the very beginning of the year.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

The longest break the kids have lasts 15 minutes.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Older kids.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Internal yard.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

A modern kindergarten is also available.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Swimming pool.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Now it’s time to visit school number 6 located in Lenkoran city.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

It was founded in 1906 with 900 children studying in Russian and 700 kids – in Azerbaijani.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

Government of the country gives grants to those who enter educational establishments abroad.

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

One Of The Best Schools In Baku

The school looks beautiful at night.

Location: Baku

via alexcheban

5 thoughts on “One Of The Best Schools In Baku”

  1. What amuses me, is this ‘number-naming’ culture, as in, not naming the schools after their distinctive suburbs, like in western countries.

    ‘So, where did you attend school? Well first i went to kindercarten #79, and after that to elementary school #787, after that to junior high # 21, and highschool #223. After graduation i attended to college #48, but after a year, i dropped out, and went to work in a steel factory #321..’

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