Ministry of education promises new places in kindergartens

Минобразования обещает новые места в детских садах

This year in addition there will be 34 900 places in kindergartens.

In 2018 in Ukraine in addition there will be 34 900 places in preschool educational institutions. These indicators are set out in the approved Cabinet plan for overcoming the queues in preschool institutions by 2020, according to the official website of the Ministry of education and science.

As noted, the increase in the number of places will be using 8 different approaches.

The first is the opening of 77 new preschool educational institutions and create additional 7 seats 430. 4 135 seats will be created due to the opening of the educational-practical complexes.

2018 is also the planned opening of 15 private pre-schools where you can learn 718 children.

Aside for the reconstruction of the 110 pre-schools, which will create an additional 6 226 seats.

55 institutions that were used for other purposes, will be restored, they will be able to come 5 to 500 preschoolers.

A little more than 2 thousand places will be created due to the opening of pre-schools premises.

In addition, the 415 will be open additional groups where you can learn more than 8 thousand children.
Nearly 550 places will be created at the expense of other solutions to the problem.

“In 2017 we are working with local authorities could reduce the turn 40.3%. But this is not enough, thousands of children still waiting for their place in a preschool, and we must solve this problem”, – said the Minister of education and science, Liliya Hrynevych.

Recall, as of 1 September 2017 the queue in kindergartens in Ukraine was 52 200 children.