The school in Chernobyl-2 was only used by children of families working at Duga, was well equipped and would teach the children until they were almost ready to graduate.
Closer to graduation, the education would be completed in Pripyat because a location of graduation had to be recorded, and the existence of Chernobyl-2 was a secret.
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Contamination Zone is a group of people who are united by our love for the Chernobyl Zone. We are a non-profit organisation and every year we raise thousands of euros for good causes in the Chernobyl Zone, such as firefighting equipment, monument restoration, animal welfare and more.
If you are planning or thinking about a trip to the zone, please check out our trips to Ukraine in 2023 and if you still have unanswered questions, feel free to get in touch!