Rural schools in the Stavropol Territory (southern Russia) have received 1,355 computers. These computers have been sent to the rural locality in the context of a governmental programme for computerising Russian educational establishments. That part of the programme which concerns rural schools has to be carried out before this year's end. Later, urban schools will receive computers. In the Stavropol Territory, substantial extra sums have been extra invested in the computerisation of rural schools by the government of the Territory, municipal bodies and sponsors.