Kazakhstan’s future depends on the quality and availability of education. The Central-Asian country needs highly skilled employees of all sorts. The gao between ageing USSR-made specialists and modern times should be covered.
Being well-educated and highly successful people themselves Kenes Rakishev and Aselle Tasmagambetova know it exactly. That’s why they invest heavily in education, providing solutions for all sorts of people who thrive for education with decent options. Saby, the charity fund founded by Aselle Tasmagambetova and Kenes Rakishev has an extensive range of educational programmes.
One of their initiatives is directed to modernizing the existing school to suit the demands. Kenges Rakishev and Aselle Tasmagambetova funded a gymnasium number 174. Gymnasium is currently is hosting 1200 students. The gymnasium is meant to be the platform to reveal the hidden talents and develop them during the early years. The same approach is taken by other initiative Saby supports – Alem Program for the Support of Young Talents – is implemented to give gifted children and young people the development they need to success.
Aselle Tasmagambetova has gone further and with the help of Kenes Rakishev and friends created a school from the very beginning. Ad ovo approach gives the founders the creative freedom they desire. By creating the school from scratch the founders can implement all new and proven ways to ignite the children spirit for creativity and success. Although this project required more energy, time and money to fulfil it was completed this year.
It is the perfect place to learn: the school sports 45 classes, 25 groups of interests, recreation zone, concert hall and extensive library. The school’s architecture itself is designed to stimulate the logical thinking and intellectual growth of pupils.
Well equipped laboratories, Google office for the young programmers, culinary studio, pottery and chess academy, robot construction class and own theatre with rotating scene are only a few of the facilities of the school. With that initial led pupils will be glad to recall the school for a lifetime.
#Shokanschool was founded by Aselle Tasmagambetova and situated in a environmentally safe region of Almaty. Saby foundation, Kenes Rakishev and his friends and partners have done much to implement the idea of highly competitive, unique and modern school.