Education is the first step to something better (W. Phillips)
Avižieniai basic school was founded in 1964. The
students were taught in three languages: Lithuanian,
A new school building was opened in 1979.
The basic school was reorganized into the secondary
school in 1998.
Today students are taught in two languages, Lithuanian and
Polish. There are 208 students taught in Lithuanian and 120
students learning all subjects in Polish.
Valerija Orševska has been the
school headmistress since 2003.
The school offers special educational, psychological and
social assistance to students who require it, provided by a
qualified psychologist, a social worker, a speech therapist,
in collaboration with teachers.
The child is a value, the teacher is an educator and a
witness of truths of life.
The Avižieniai Gymnasium is an educational
institution that provides a modern qualitative teaching
for its students.
To help a student to perceive the contemporary world;
To teach honest rivalry;
To develop national identity;
To help students choose their future career.
We offer various Art, Sport, Technology and Social
1. Vocal band “Svajonė” (the leader G. Jurkūnienė)
2. Vocal girls‘ band “Akademija“ (the leader E.
3. Drama hobby group “Nenuoramos” (the tutoress R.
4. Folk dance group “Mažasis Jovaras” (the leader E.
5. Volleyball teams for boys and girls (the
coaches V. Šumskas, V. Verbovik)
Since 1968 school has been famous for boys and girls
Leaders – Physical Education teachers Valdemaras
Šumskas, Zbignev Sinkevič, Viačeslav Verbovik.
„Friendship without Walls“
„Under the Open Roof of Europe“
„Two Countries – One Person“