Over 900 thousand children study in the system of additional education of Moscow today according to the head of the capital Department of Education Isaak Kalina, the correspondent of REGNUM news Agency reports.
"Children attend extra-curricular activities not because someone or school has made them, it is a mutual interest. Success gives rise to interest", Kalina emphasized.
Today more than 120 thousand clubs and sections with an attendance of 1,927,641 person aged from 5 up to 18 years function in an education system of the city of Moscow. 78% of them are free of charge, and 22% are paid. The number of children in the programs of additional education, recorded in the Uniform state service and the electronic journal, is 992 thousand children.
More than 230 thousand people study in 11.5 thousand clubs of additional education of technical orientation, more than 330 thousand people study in 17.5 thousand clubs of natural-science orientation.
Source: REGNUM news Agency
September 23, 2018