President, Ministers Welcome First Graders

Ljubljana/Podčetrtek/Lucija, 1 September - President Danilo Tuerk and several ministers visited on Thursday - the first day of the new school year - first graders and secondary school students across Slovenia, stressing the importance of knowledge and safety on the way to school. A new school year started today for almost 247,000 Slovenian primary and secondary school students.

Lucija
Transport Minister Patrick Vlacic visits a primary school in the coastal town of Lucija.
Photo: Lena Dujc/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (centre) visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk addressed the teachers of a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Podcetrtek
Education and Sport Minister Igor Luksic addressing the Podcetrtek primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Lili Pusnik/STA

Lucija
Bojan Zlender of the Slovenian Road Safety Council (pictured) visits a primary school in the coastal town of Lucija on the first day of new school year alongside Transport Minister Patrick Vlacic.
Photo: Lena Dujc/STA

Lucija
Transport Minister Patrick Vlacic visits a primary school in the coastal town of Lucija.
Photo: Lena Dujc/STA

Ljubljana
Athlete Mitja Petkovsek visited one of the Ljubljana primary schools on the first day of the new school year alongside Interior Minister Katarina Kresal and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
A first grader at a Ljubljana primary receives her yellow neckerchief on the first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
A first grader at a Ljubljana primary receives her yellow neckerchief on the first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
A first grader at a Ljubljana primary receives her yellow neckerchief on the first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (centre) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (right in uniform) visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (second from right) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (right) visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
First graders of a Ljubljana primary on their first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
First graders of a Ljubljana primary on their first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Yellow neckerchiefs worn by first graders of a Ljubljana primary on their first day of school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (left) visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk visited a Ljubljana secondary school of economy on the first day of a new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Athlete Matic Osovnikar (centre in uniform) visited one of the Ljubljana primary schools on the first day of the new school year alongside Interior Minister Katarina Kresal and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (second from left) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (second from right) visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (second from right) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (right) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Interior Minister Katarina Kresal (right) and Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek visited a Ljubljana primary school on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Podcetrtek
Education and Sport Minister Igor Luksic (standing in centre of back row) visiting the Podcetrtek primary on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Lili Pusnik/STA

Podcetrtek
Education and Sport Minister Igor Luksic (centre) visiting the Podcetrtek primary on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Lili Pusnik/STA

Podcetrtek
Education and Sport Minister Igor Luksic (left) visiting the Podcetrtek primary on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Lili Pusnik/STA

Podcetrtek
Education and Sport Minister Igor Luksic (left) visiting the Podcetrtek primary on the first day of the new school year.
Photo: Lili Pusnik/STA

Ljubljana
Athlete Matic Osovnikar visited a primary school in Ljubljana on the first day of new school year.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Pupils on their way to school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Pupils on their way to school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Pupils on their way to school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Pupils on their way to school.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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