In the morning on September 1, Dmitry Medvedev visited a general education school in the village of Verkhnerusskoye, Stavropol Territory, where he sat in the first and eleventh form’s lessons. Later, the President took part in the opening ceremony of the Stavropol Presidential Cadet Academy, established at the premises of the former Defence Ministry aviation engineering college.
Trip to Stavropol Territory
On Knowledge Day, Dmitry Medvedev visited a village school and opened the Stavropol Presidential Cadet Academy. Besides, the President discussed development of education and rise in teachers’ salaries in the region with Governor of Stavropol Territory Valery Gayevsky. The President also had a working meeting with Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov and the newly appointed First Deputy Defence Minister Alexander Sukhorukov.