A number of educational and leisure institutions, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

2016 - 2019

Client: Government of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

General contractor: VIS Group

On December 2015, VIS Group had won an open competition of The Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Ministry of Economics for the right to conclude an Agreement on public-private partnership for the design, construction and maintenance of pre-school, general, supplementary education and culture facilities in the city of Yakutsk.

The Aiyy Kyhata national school, 550 seats 

The national Aiyy Kyhata school was launched into operation in the 203rd micro-district of the city of Yakutsk. The three-story building has everything required to ensure a seamless and convenient education process. In addition to outfitted classes where the school program is taught, all the conditions are in place for after-school activities, participation in community organizations and conducting sports events. Elementary school and middle/high school have separate choreographic and sports halls with equipped changing rooms and showers.

The goal of implementing the PPP project in Yakutsk is the improvement of the material and technical foundation of the city’s educational and cultural spheres. Appropriately, the school has multimedia classes with interactive boards, lecture halls, language labs, laboratories and an electrical technology shop. Students’ artistic education is organized in a proprietary folklore theater studio with costume and makeup rooms. Aside from the standard medical block, there’s a dental office, and offices of a psychologist and a social counselor.

The adjoining territory is equipped with playgrounds and sports grounds for various age groups. Sports grounds are made using safe ground covering, harmless to children’s health.

Kindergarten in the village of Syrdakh, 240 seats

As part of the PPP project, a kindergarten was constructed in the village of Syrdakh, 20 kilometers to the north of the republic’s capital. Built according to the strict requirements of modern construction sphere, and as per the standard Yakutsk city kindergarten design project, the building is intended for 240 students. Its total area comprises over 3500 sq. m.

Aside from group rooms for 12 pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes for four age groups, there are a carpenter’s shop, sensory integration room, supplementary education room, gym and choreographic hall, music hall, a stage and a children’s theater. The medical block contains speech therapist’s and psychologist’s offices and a psychological training hall. Educators’ methodological work is carried out in a space with an internet library.

Open-air grounds and promenade verandas are equipped with everything required for children’s entertainment. Every game and sports grounds is covered with special no-dust covering, safe for children’s health.

Ivushka kindergarten No. 75, 240 seats

Ivushka kindergarten on Ilmenskaya street in the city's 75th micro-district is designed for 240 students. The total area of the building equals 3500 sq.m. Group rooms for four age groups are located on three floors. 

There are a gym and a choreographic hall, a pool, and a music hall. There are a carpenter’s shop, a sensory integration room and a supplementary education room for the purpose of developing physical coordination, fine motor skills and creative thinking. The adjoining territory contains promenade verandas as well as sports and play grounds for every age group.

Cvetik-Semitsvetik kindergarten, 315 seats

Modern kindergarten for 315 children was constructed in the 203rd micro-district of Yakutsk. The building, erected according to an individual design project, is intended for 18 kindergarten classes, including pre-kindergarten, speech therapy and pre-school. The two-story building includes group rooms, a pool, spacious gyms and music halls, a computer room. The building is equipped with elevators and adapted for people with limited mobility.

The adjoining territory has outdoor playgrounds, as well as an area for quiet recreation.

Children’s Arts School for 300 pupils

A new children's arts school can accommodate up to 300 children, providing everything necessary for a variety of activities. It is equipped with groups for music classes, classes for individual lessons, multi-purpose hall, stage, costume and artistic room.

Young residents of Yakutsk will be able to enroll in dance and theater groups, as well as learn to play the national musical instruments, including a guimbarde. VIS Group fulfilled all the necessary acquisition of school music equipment, including the world-famous brands.

Gardening and outdoor lighting of the Arts School is provided by individual design project. Landscaped area of the new school is a comfortable place for leisure activities of pupils and their parents.

A library

Formation of a new cultural environment of 203th district of Yakutsk completed by the construction of a library with a book depository volume up to 130 thousand books. The library's collection will consist of works from the extensive school curriculum, as well as popular literature of Russian and foreign authors. There is a separate reading and subscription halls, elementary, middle and high school halls, as well as a leisure area and a game room for the kids. Classes of an artist and different study groups operate on a year-round basis. In addition, an online class was establishment.

The library will also operate the center for the study of reading with scientific-methodical department, department of psychology, sociology and pedagogy of children's reading. Needs of restoration and repair of the books are provided by its own department of technical creativity, publishing and copying laboratory will print and copy all the necessary works.

School No. 25 for 350 pupils 

School for middle and high classes is built in Yakova Potapova Street in 92th district of Yakutsk. The three-storey building is designed for 350 pupils.

In addition to the standard school curriculum pupils will be assisted with career guidance to prepare for entrance exams to higher educational institutions and to develop useful skills. The school hosts its own library with reading room, sports and assembly hall with wardrobe and dressing rooms. For all-round development of pupils, there are classes of Russian national culture and indigenous cultures, computer lab, as well as the office of basic military training with weapons storage facilities.

The Group is building all the educational, cultural institutions in accordance with the requirements of high efficiency. Advanced materials are used in the exterior and interior decoration, installation of ventilated facades, as well as cladding of granite is provided. Access for people with limited mobility is arranged by ramps with non-slip coating.   

School No. 6 for 500 pupils 

The three-storey building in Avtodorozhnaya Street in the city of Yakutsk is designed for 500 pupils.

There will be trained all age groups, from primary to high school. Vital functions of the pupils are fully provided by production capacity of the building: equipped with modern equipment classrooms and labs, including language laboratories and lecture rooms, own kitchen and a spacious dining room, landscaped recreational areas. For active sessions assembly, sports and gyms are provided.

Interior decoration of all rooms is made of natural materials, harmless to health. Security and fire safety of pupils and teachers is provided with the most modern equipment and surveillance cameras around the perimeter of the school grounds.

Construction of kindergarten No. 30 for 200 children

A kindergarten for 200 children has been built in Pionerskaya Street. There will be 11 working groups, including nurseries and speech therapy groups. The number of pupils is less than 15 people in the lower and less than 20 people in the older groups, which is optimal in terms of providing a comfortable learning process for both teachers and children.

The total building area exceeds 3,200 square meters. On three floors there are playing, sleeping and training areas, gym, music hall and theater studio. For the comprehensive development of children offices of computer equipment and fine arts are arranged. The project also envisages the pool of 21 square meters area, where older pupils can take swimming lessons with professional trainers. Physiotherapy, dentist, psychologist and speech therapist complement medical unit, among other facilities. A sensory room is arranged separately.

The adjacent territory of the kindergarten is divided into areas for training of junior, middle and senior groups and adequately staffed with gaming and sports projectiles, small architectural forms. There are flowerbeds and lawns arranged, and a comprehensive landscaping carried out. 

Construction of the Arctic International School for 220 pupils

Academic unit of the Arctic International School has been built in the territory of "Pinery" Rest and Health Center. Six blocks of different heights, including a separate sports unit, are designed for 220 pupils. The total area of the building exceeds 7,200 square meters.

Design of the future building provides the organization of the most comfortable learning process for all school groups. Own laboratory set up in the classes of biology, chemistry and physics, and computer science. A library with a spacious reading room and book depository ensures the needs of the school in the academic literature. Pupils will be able to relax during break in spacious lobby with a fountain and recreational area with a winter garden. There ia also training center’s open space organized.

To conduct creative meetings assembly hall with wardrobe and a room for scenery and props has been built. Individual music lessons, which include piano, string and wind instruments, will be organized in the school. A modern multimedia conference room for 50 people is located in educational building for research activities. The school will also run its own planetarium, the Museum of the Arctic civilization and cinema room.  

Sports life is organized in a separate unit, which houses a spacious swimming pool, sports and dance halls. To organize training provided inventory, the coaching room, showers and changing rooms for boys and girls. At the swimming pool footbath for the prevention of children's health has been created. Water quality monitoring will be carried out in a special laboratory analysis, located directly in the building.

In the landscaped area of the school a platform for mobile games and sports - basketball, volleyball, soccer and gymnastics in combination with the sectors for the long jump and the height jump is located.

Multifunctional entertainment complex – Yuri Gagarin Center for Culture and Contemporary Art with a 500-seat concert hall and an aviation museum 

The Yuri Gagarin Center for Culture and Contemporary Art is slated to become one of the centers of the city's cultural and business life. Equipped with the most advanced multimedia and sound equipment, this multifunctional entertainment complex has recreational facilities for both youth and veterans.

The total area of the building exceeds 5,500 sq.m. A large hall for open meetings with a cafe and wardrobe is located on the first floor. The second floor is occupied by clubs and associations, as well as a club with a universal hall for up to 200 visitors. One of the largest concert halls in Yakutsk, with 500 seats and modern equipment, is set up on the third floor.

The Cultural Center will also host the Aviation Museum of Yakutia, which will collect extensive information about all the events and facts related to the development of republican aviation. The Aviation Museum will exhibit over 40 types of airplanes that have ever been operated in Yakutia.

Sidewalks and driveways have been set up in adjacent areas, safe traffic routes have been arranged. The project provides for the creation of nighttime and daytime illumination of the complex's facilities: floodlights for pedestrian areas, soft-light street and park lamps have been installed. In addition, landscaping of recreation areas has been carried out.

Construction of a kindergarten for 315 children in 203th district

A modern kindergarten for 315 children has been built built in 203th district of Yakutsk. Performed by individual design project, the building is designed for 18 groups, including nurseries, and preschool speech therapy gruops. There are spacious gymnastic and music halls, custom carpentry for boys and girls.

Medical unit of kindergarten is equipped with modern equipment, including everything you need, like measuring boards, apparatus for the determination of flatfoot in babies, lung-testers and much more.