On September 11, 2021, a friendly debate tournament between the students of the Faculty of Pedagogy and Philology of the I. Altynsarin Arkalyk Pedagogical Institute and the students of the gymnasium took place at the I. Altynsarin Gymnasium of the Education Department of the city of Arkalyk.
This tournament was attended by mixed teams (mix), formed from the debate club "Akikat" and the debate club of the gymnasium "Ybyrai Urpatary". A total of 6 teams took part. These are “Akikat”, “Zhalyn”, “8:55”, “Tviks”, “Alash”, “Ybyrai Urpaktary”.
According to the results of the competition, the first place was taken by the team "Alash", the second place was taken by the team "Ybyrai Urpaқtary", the third place was taken by the team "Twix". In the nomination "Best Speaker" and a special cup of the winner was awarded to the student of the ESHT-31 group Zhenisuly Kanatbek, in the nomination "The Best Judge" - the student of the MDO-43 group Seydegazy Akerke.
This event was organized jointly with the teacher of the educational program "Pedagogy and Psychology" K.S. Alimbaev and the teacher of the Kazakh language and literature of the gymnasium A.B. Alimbaeva.