A number of educational and leisure institutions, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
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.
Construction of the Arctic International School for 220 pupils
Academic unit of the Arctic International School is going to be built in the territory of "Pinery" Rest and Health Center. Six blocks of different heights, including a separate sports unit, will be 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 will be set up in the classes of biology, chemistry and physics, and computer science. A library with a spacious reading room and book depository will ensure 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 will also be organized training center’s open space.
To conduct creative meetings will be built assembly hall with wardrobe and a room for scenery and props. Individual music lessons, which include piano, string and wind instruments, will be organized in the school. A modern multimedia conference room for 50 people will be 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 will house 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 will be created footbath for the prevention of children's health. Water quality monitoring will be carried out in a special laboratory analysis, located directly in the building.
In the landscaped area of the school will be located 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.
Construction of “Àéûû Êûhàòà” National School for 550 pupils
“Àéûû Êûhàòà” National School will be located in the 203th district of Yakutsk. The three-storey building provides all the necessary to ensure the smooth and easy learning process. It will create the conditions for employment not only in the school curriculum, but also in other clubs, participation in community organizations and sport events. Classes’ size does not exceed 25 people. Elementary and high school will have separate dance and gym halls equipped with locker rooms and showers.
The aim of the implementation of the PPP project in Yakutsk is the improvement of material and technical base of education and culture of the city. Following this task, the school will be set up with media audiences with interactive whiteboards for lessons, lecture rooms, language classes with equipped laboratories, and workshop for electro technology. Art education of the pupils will be organized in their own folklore theater-studio with wardrobe and dressing room. Singing and folk instruments office is also provided. In addition to standard medical unit own dental office, study psychologists and social workers will work here.
The adjacent area envisages the creation of playgrounds for different age groups. Sports grounds are made of coating harmless to children's health. Places are designed for various kinds of games: basketball, volleyball, soccer and gymnastics. Around the football field and basketball court will be organized running tracks and playground for a quiet relaxation.
Construction of a multifunctional entertainment complex – Cultural center named after Y.A. Gagarin with a cinema for 500 seats
Cultural center named after Y.A. Gagarin aims to become a center of cultural and business life of the city. Equipped with the latest multimedia and audio equipment, this multifunctional entertainment complex will host not only the areas of clubs, but also office and retail spaces.
The total area of the building exceeds 6,000 square meters. On the ground floor will be organized a concert hall with a stage and seats for 500 spectators. For open meetings provided a large hall with a café and dressing rooms. The second floor will host children's recreation center, library with reading room, youth club, a winter garden, a dance hall and a club with a multipurpose room with a capacity of 250 visitors. On the third floor, there are rooms for art: the artist's room, workshops and rooms for different study groups.
The adjacent area will host sidewalks and driveways, with organized safe vehicular traffic. The project envisages the creation of facilities’ day & night lighting: floodlights will be installed for recreational areas, as well as street and park lighting with soft light. In addition, work will be carried out on gardening and landscaping of recreation areas.
Construction of Children’s Arts School for 300 pupils
At the end of the project in 203th district of Yakutsk will be a new children's arts school. The building of three floors with a total area of over 4,500 square meters can accommodate up to 300 children, providing everything necessary for a variety of activities. It will be equipped with three groups for music classes, 23 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 fulfills all the necessary acquisition of school music equipment, including the world-famous brands such as Yamaha, Wisemann and Hohner.
Gardening and outdoor lighting of the Arts School is provided by individual design project. Landscaped area of the new school will be a comfortable place for leisure activities of pupils and their parents.
Construction of a library
Formation of a new cultural environment of 203th district of Yakutsk will be 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 will be 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 will operate on a year-round basis. In addition, the project provides for the establishment and acquisition of an online class.
A cafe located directly in the territory of the building with the capacity up to 50 guests is also to be constructed. 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.
The project is to provide the library with all necessary facilities for comfortable operating. Needs of restoration and repair of the books will be provided by its own department of technical creativity, publishing and copying laboratory will print and copy all the necessary works.
Construction of school No. 25 for 350 pupils
School for middle and high classes will be built in Yakova Potapova Street in 92th district of Yakutsk. The three-storey building with area of over 6,000 square meters 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 will host its own library with reading room, sports and assembly hall with wardrobe and dressing rooms. For all-round development of pupils, there will be 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.
Construction of school No. 6 for 500 pupils
The three-storey building in Avtodorozhnaya Street in the city of Yakutsk is designed for 500 pupils. The total area is more than 8 thousand square meters.
There will be trained all age groups, from primary to high school. Vital functions of the pupils will be 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 will be provided with the most modern equipment and surveillance cameras around the perimeter of the school grounds.
Construction of two kindergartens for 315 children each
Two modern kindergartens for 315 children each will be built in 203th district of Yakutsk, which will fully meet the needs of the surrounding areas. Performed by individual design projects, both buildings will be designed for 18 groups, including nurseries, and preschool speech therapy gruops. Three-storey buildings of a total area 4500 square meters each will host groups equipped with toys and educational materials, will be equipped with elevators, separate computer equipment rooms will be set up. There are spacious gymnastic and music halls, and in the second kindergarten will be additionally created a pool for swimming training of preschool children. Custom carpentry for boys and girls are to help teachers to conduct classes with the use and interest.
Medical units of kindergartens are equipped with modern equipment, including everything you need, like measuring boards, apparatus for the determination of flatfoot in babies, lung-testers and much more. A therapist and psychologist will be working in kindergartens on a permanent basis.
On the adjacent site located area for outdoor games for the younger, middle and older groups respectively, and for sports games, as well as place for quiet relaxation. The project involves the provision of a safe road traffic in the territory of the kindergartens, the installation of outdoor day & night lighting.
Construction of a kindergarten for 240 children in Syrdakh village
The PPP project also envisages the construction of a kindergarten in the village of Syrdah, located 82 kilometers north of the capital of the republic. Built in accordance with the high demands of modern buildings and the standard project of urban kindergartens, erected in Yakutsk, the building can accommodate as many as 240 pupils. Its total area is more than 3,500 square meters.
In addition to the groups, designed for 12 nursery, preparatory, secondary and senior ages, there will be arranged joinery and sensory room, room of additional education, sports and dance halls, a hall for music lessons, stage and children's theater. The medical unit will be hosting a therapist and psychologist, as well as psychological training hall. Methodical work of teachers will be done in the office with Internet library.
The outdoor playgrounds, as well as walking verandas, will be equipped with everything needed for organization of leisure of the children. Each sports and playground will be covered with a special dust-free coating, harmless to the health of the children. Comprehensive landscaping and arrangement of flowerbeds and lawns will ennoble the whole surrounding area.
Construction of kindergarten No. 75 for 240 children
This kindergarten will host up to 240 children. The total building area is 3500 square meters. Three floors will accommodate groups for nursery, preparatory, middle and senior groups.
There will be general gymnastic and dance halls, pool and a hall for music lessons. For the development of coordination, fine motor skills of hands and creative thinking in kindergarten will work joinery, sensory room and a room of additional education. On site will be organized recreational verandas for winter and summer sports and playgrounds for each age group. In addition, children's theater will be created where teachers can work with preschoolers on theatrical art and to create their own performances.
Construction of kindergarten No. 30 for 200 children
A kindergarten for 200 children will be 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 3,400 square meters. On three floors there are playing, sleeping and training areas, gym, music hall and theater studio. For the comprehensive development of children will be arranged offices of computer equipment and fine arts. The project also envisages the construction of the pool of 60 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 will be arranged separately.
The adjacent territory of the kindergarten will be divided into areas for training of junior, middle and senior groups and adequately staffed with gaming and sports projectiles, small architectural forms. There will be arranged flowerbeds and lawns, and a comprehensive landscaping carried out.