Oshakan village is situated in Aragatsotn region. The total population of Aragatsotn is 138,600 people, 76% of which live in villages. The population of Oshakan is around 5000. Distance from Yerevan is 30 km.
The building of Oshakan School after Mesrop Mashtots was constructed in 1968 and slightly renovated twice. Currently, Oshakan village school has 549 students. The school consists of four blocks. The main block is a three-storied building. The second block is one-storied, where the gym and event hall are located. The third block is partially dilapidated and is not operated. The fourth block is designed for elementary classes, it is two-storey building and it has basement. In 2004-2005 the school building is renovated by state budget and in relatively good condition.
With Hayastan All Armenian Fund’s initiative new doors and windows have been installed in the main block of the school. The fourth block of the school where the elementary school students have their classes has also undergone partial renovation: new doors and windows have been installed along with a heating network. Parallel to this, new boiler house equipment has been installed to optimize the heating efficiency.