Day of the European Union 2016

On May 4, 2016, the Day of the European Union took place at our school. This day is part of the DiscUSs platform, which aims to raise awareness among students of grammar schools about socio and social topics every month of the school year.

During this day students could take part in:

  • discussion with Mr. Krchňavý from the Representation of the European Commission in Slovakia on "The Importance of the Slovak Republic's Membership in the European Union" 
  • after the discussion there was en exhibitory debate on "Should the European Union Dissolve?", where students who regularly participate in debate competitions showed their skills in front of their classmates, teachers as well as the guest
  • throughout the day there was also a competition for prizes from the Representation of the European Commission in Slovakia which were won by Andrea Gabrielová and Lucia Podstrelená, to whom we congratulate

Discussions took place at these schools: Milan Hodža Bilingual Grammar School in Sučany, Veľká Okružná Grammar School in Žilina, Jozef Gregor Tajovský Grammar School in Banská Bystrica and Štefan Moyses Catholic Grammar School in Banská Bystrica

We are glad that this day has been such a great success, so we look forward to another interesting discussions.