Monday, May 22, 2017

Yekaterinburg art school graduates presented with awards

Recent graduates of Yekaterinburg's School of Arts gathered at the Ural Cultural Center on Wednesday to receive recognition and awards.

A total of 1,452 graduates were in attendance, of whom 260 received awards for graduating with honors, Ekburg.ru reports.

Twenty-four parents received letters of appreciation for their outstanding support of the School of Arts during their child's tenure. Additionally, 30 teachers received special diplomas for excellence in arts education.

School of Arts alumni also gathered at the ceremony to support the graduates. Some alumni received special awards for their accomplishments in the creative field after graduation, according to Ekburg.ru.

Also at the ceremony, the winners of the "Talented Children" university scholarship award were announced along with the winner of the World Youth Delphic Games.