Punsk: Schools

Schools complex of Darius ir Girėnas

In 1526 Pope commanded to establish   schools in all parishes. The main book was catechism. The same school started to work and in Punsk.
In 1952-1953 were establish Lithuanians schools in Punsk, Vaitakiemis, Vidugiriai and Navinykai. In 1956 in Punsk was establish a lyceum.
After 1999 an education reform, Punsk has six years primary school and high school with polish and Lithuanian languages.
In 2004 of December were give the name of Darius ir Girėnas for 10 schools
In now days in high school study about 200 schoolchildren and are about 30 teachers.

Lithuanian's in Poland