Saturday, October 16, 2021

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Krste Misirkov Primary School

Celebration in a Christmas and New Year’s atmosphere of a completion of the renovation process was warmly organized and hosted by the primary school Krste Misirkov together with the Municipality of Gazi Baba on 18 December 2012.
Many parents, teachers, children, representatives of the municipality, USAID, EUCOM and team of the Interethnic Integration in Education Project enjoyed the various performances, facts about the school and appreciative remarks.

This is your school, where you will make close friendships and learn many important things that will help prepare you for your bright futures.  Take pride in your school, be kind to each other, and respect and support your teachers and parents”-said Lt Col Gershman from United States European Command, addressing fondly children. “On behalf of the many soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines of European Command, I salute all of you in your hard work and continuing efforts towards making this project a long term, lasting success”.

The Mayor of the Municipality of Gazi Baba and the director of the school Krste Misirkov, underlined how vital the interethnic integration in schools is. Therefore, systematic implementation of activities that advance the interethnic cohesion and collaboration is the hallmark of the municipality and schools.

The process of renovation is financially supported by the USAID Interethnic Integration in Education Project and the United States Department of Defense/European Command (EUCOM).