Location: Poland, an East Cenral European nation, borders six
countries: Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Belarus,
Lithuania, and a Russian exclave, Kaliningrad Oblast.
Capital: Warsaw (Warszawa)
Currency: Złoty (PLN)
Our school is located in Mszana Dolna. It’s a
little town of more than 7800 residents.Mszana
Dolna was propably founded in 1308 by the
Cistercians from Szczyrzyc.The name Mszana
comes from the local stream Mszanka. Mszana
Dolna is located about 60 km south from
In Mszana Dolna there are many places
worth seeing. The most interesting places
Folwark – Stara Winiarnia;
Formerly, stalls, now it is a
commemorating over 800
Jews executed by the Nazis
during Word War 2
The neo-Gothic church was built between
1891-1910 on the site of an old wooden
church. Inside, there are many historical
monuments, for example : an image of a
gilded background of the early sixteenth
century, stone font from the seventeenth
century and the beautiful garments of the
Something about our school:
The school was founded in the 40s of the twentieth century, a few
days after the liberation from German occupation.
The first high school in Mszana Dolna was established in 1990.
Today our school has about 500 students.
We have a choice of 4 profiles : technical, economic, touristic and
Sports club :
Students take part in different competitions, play volleyball,
basketball, handball and football. In school we have a women’s
Students also take part in military sports club activities. During the
course students will learn to shoot with air rifles.
We also like hiking in the mountains. We have been on all
mountains peaks of our region
Students take part in different shows and projects for
example St. Valentine's Day, Santa Claus Day, cleaning
of the world or other national festivals.
The theatre group – „Emet”
The group consists of people who like poetry; they also
sing. Recently we have prepared a special programme
about Jewish culture, as before the war Jews were part of
Our school participates in the project "Take
heart. History and culture of the two nations‘.
Recently we met with people living in Israel. It
was wery funny meeting.
100 days before A-levels exams students of the last classes dance a
national dance called poloniaise. This is a Polish tradition.