08.02.2018 was designated as a "memorial day" by Mrs. Snezhana Taneva, Principal of the High School of Economics "Knyaz Simeon Tarnovski". With the solemn water ceremony, served by the Metropolitan of Stara Zagora Kyprian, the renovated school building was opened. The ceremony took place in the schoolyard in the presence of the regional governor, the mayor of the city, deputy mayors, the head of the RGE, the rector of the Thracian University, municipal councilors, school principals, business partners, former and current teachers and alumni of the oldest vocational school on the territory of the region.
Thanks to the overall repairs under the Operational Program "Regions in Growth" , 672 students and 46 teachers will benefit from the newly created conditions for general education, professional and sports training. The renovation of the building started at the end of July 2017 and consists of external rehabilitation of the building, complete replacement of the heating and electrical installation, renovation of the classrooms and corridors, building of an accessible architectural environment for students with disabilities, complete renovation of the the gym and the schoolyard.
Greetings to the students and guests were made by both the principal of the high school Mrs. Snezhana Taneva and the mayor of Stara Zagora, Mr. Zhivko Todorov.
Mrs. Taneva expressed special thanks to Mr. Zhivko Todorov and his team for the long-
Mr. Zhivko Todorov congratulated the teachers and students on the new acquisition and wished them to enjoy it in good health. "Wherever you continue your education, come back to Stara Zagora because it is becoming a better and better city to live in! The school is at this high level because of the teachers, respect them! " said the mayor in his address to the students.
After the official cut of the band, the guests had a look at the renovated building of the High School of Economics, and were convinced that the school will be recognised as an emblem of vocational education in Stara Zagora region.
February 8 was full of joy, emotions, with wishes for prosperity and success, and of course with pride of the achievements. The festive atmosphere was also attended by teachers and pupils of the professional school "Raina Knyaginya", who provided the excellent catering.