On May 18th, in da ay of a national holiday – the Constitution day and Day of National flag of Turkmenistan, in Funtovo village of Privolzhsky district of the Astrakhan region of the Russian Federation a solemn opening ceremony of new secondary general school has taken place. The school is designed for 190 pupils, represents a two-storied educational complex with the area over 3,5 thousand square meters. There are twenty educational classes equipped with the modern school equipment, including computers have been in a building. The school is also provided with a medical office, library, assembly and sports halls, a dining room, and other necessary premises. At school, there is a meteorological station for the training of children. Builders have also thought about people with the limited possibilities - for them, there is a specialized lift. The architectural shape and school interiors are executed in the Turkmen style, with the use of traditional national ornaments. At the entrance to the educational institution which has received a name of Magtymguly Pyragy, the memorial bust to the great Turkmen poet repeatedly visited these places is established.