92 institutions of additional education (47 out-of-school and 45 clubs) work in the region for the development and leisure of children. There are 10 summer camps in Pavlodar region. 37.3 th boys and girls go to the institutions of additional education (37.9%).
There are 4335 circles and clubs in the educational institutions. The coverage of pupils is 55108 (59.9%). 3491 sports sections (with 64.2 th boys and girls) work as well. 27 regional children and youth sports schools covered over 22.6 th children.
In 2017 at the initiative of akim of Pavlodar region, 325 schools of the region (256 rural ones) opened 249 chess circles, with coverage of 12360 students.
The children and youth fitness club works in Shcherbakty area since July 1,2017 (coverage of 117 students).
Educational and health center “Baldauren” for 150 seats was opened in Pavlodar and children’s creative house in Bayanaul village (coverage of 100 pupils) on July, 2017.
Working experience of the regional Palace of Schoolchildren of M.Katayev, children’s technical school (Pavlodar), children’s youth center of ecology and tourism (Pavlodar) and HC “Kainar” (Ekibastuz) was summed up.