Education

There are 4 gymnasiums (from 9th to 12th grade) in Utena: Utena Adolfas Sapoka gymnasium, Utena “Saules” gymnasium, Utena Dauniskis gymnasium, Uzpaliai gymnasium; 4 progymnasiums (from 1st to 8th grade): Utena Aukstakalnis progymnasium, Utena Krasuona progymnasium, Utena Rapolas Saltenis progymnasium, Utena Vyturiai progymnasium; 2 basic schools (from 1st to 8th grade): Daugailiai basic school, Saldutiskis basic school; 1 Children Leisure; 1 Multifunctional Centre in Sudeikiai; 1 Aukstakalnis primary school; 8 kindergartens, 1 School of Arts; 1 School of Sports

Informal education

There are 43 programs of informal education in Utena district. These programs are being moderated by the professionals of robotics, IT, foreign languages, dancing etc.

Some information about informal education in Utena can be found on HERE (in Lithuanian).

Learn some Lithuanian

Children in schools are taught in Lithuanian. However, Utena City Municipality creates conditions for foreigners to get additional Lithuanian lessons, be taught in other languages and get fully prepared for further studies in Lithuania.

43

- number of informal education programs offered by professional teachers.

8 000

- were spent on children summer camps in Utena District in 2017.

327

- number of students who got microcomputers on 1st of Septmeber 2017.

Social care

In 2017 social care in Utena district expanded and now it consists of Children Day Care Centre, social benefits for disabled and families.

Some more information (in Lithuanian) about the social care can be found on HERE.

Do you have any questions related to social care in Utena City? Text us:

E-mail: socrupyba@utena.lt

Cell: +370 389 61628

I Choose Lithuania

Returning back to one’s country of origin after an extended period of time spent abroad is not easy. Upon arrival people face a lot of practical questions and have to adapt to a changed environment.

MIC “I Choose Lithuania” employees, using the method of single point of contact, provide consultations to those Lithuanian migrants who are returning, those who are contemplating a return or anyone wishing to come to Lithuania. MIC provides information about education, the labor market, healthcare, foreign family member integration and other questions related to returning and living in Lithuania.

You can contact them by email or phone:

 

E-mail: mic@iom.lt

 

Cell: +370 52 51 43 52

 

Leisure

5

- number of parks in Utena. There are fresh new path walks, bicycle paths, outdoor gym equipment, BMX track, outdoor volleyball court and many more.

72

- length (in kilometers) of bicycle path in Utena district.

Sports

This is one of the priorities of Utena City Municipality.

Utena sponsors massive sport events, sport organisations, professional sports teams. In 2017 more than 670 000 Euros were dedicated for sports program.

Sport infrastructure in Utena District (in Lithuanian) 

5700

- number of inhabitants who take a part in sport activities.

48

- count of sport and recreation bases in Utena District (17 stadiums, sports arena, 13 outdoor courts, 16 indoors courts).

44

- number of sports clubs in Utena.

Community and volunteering

Volunteering rocks! If you do have some spare time, join team of our volunteers. It will be the best time of your life as you will meet some new faces, participate in variety of activities, and create an additional value for yourself.

Number of sport organisations
Number of cultural organisations
Number of youth organisations
Number of social and health related clubs

Would you like to join of our cultural clubs? Interested in dancing, singing or theatre? Centre of Culture in Utena invites you to join them.

Festivals

The city of Utena every year celebrates its anniversary in September and invites everyone to participate. A festival, bikers’ parade, a flea market are being held during the event.

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Since 2007 Utena organises the biggest winter car festival. Rally is a part of Lithuanian Championship and is one of the most popular winter events in Lithuania -https://www.winterrally.lt.

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