About 11 thousand children will start school in Bishkek this year, chief specialist of the department of education of the mayor's office Chynara Isakova said.
Five thousand 215 children are getting primary education now.
"The registration of children will be carried out until May 25. The expected number of first-graders in the 2015-2016 school year is about 11 thousand. It is necessary to take into account internal migration. There are children, who come to study from nearby regions. Therefore, the exact number of first graders will be available at the beginning of the school year,” she explained.
Meanwhile, the number of graduates of the 11th grades of high-schools is 4 thousand 886 people, the Bishkek mayor's office reported.
Number of graduates of the 9th grades is 9 thousand 211 people.
The data regarding perspective graduates was drawn in April 2015, the agency added.
In total, 65 thousand students will graduate high-schools this year in Kyrgyzstan.
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