On September 11, the solemn opening of the Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemical and Biological direction took place in Atyrau.

On February 6, the First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev visited the Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Atyrau.

A solemn opening ceremony of the Fariza Ongarsynova class room was held at the Nazarbayev Intellectual School.

The first regional forum of secondary school students "Mangilik el muragerleri" was held, dedicated to the 25'th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemistry and Biology of Atyrau city has officially received international accreditation from the CIS Council of International Schools in the Netherlands.

To implement the program article of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev "A look into the future: Modernization of public consciousness", a small project office was created at the Intellectual School.

68 graduates of the Atyrau Intellectual School completed a full cycle of 12-year education for the first time.

Kuralai Akhmadieva was appointed Director of the Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemical and Biological Direction in Atyrau. Aidarbek Aitpukeshev who headed the school for 5 years, was appointed director of the NIS of Uralsk.

A solar station installed by Shell oil and gas company has been put into operation in Atyrau NIS. This is the fourth photovoltaic system of the joint project "Solar Energy for Schools" between NIS and Shell.

Yerali Bizhanov was appointed principal of the Nazarbayev Intellectual School of the city of Atyrau. Chairman of the Board of AOO "Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools" Kulyash Shamshidinova thanked for the successful work of Kuralai Akhmadieva, who headed the NIS Atyrau for several years.