About school


SOŠ Schola Humanitas
Ukrajinska 379
436 01, Litvinov
Czech Republic

042 476 111 226



Founder: The town of Litvinov
Foundation date: 1. September 1992
Capacity: 8 classes of 20 students

Study duration

4 years, final examinations for secondary education certificate


general subjects study – ecology, biology and chemistry study, waste management, reclamation, hygiene and toxicology, land planning


psychology test, biology test, interview – account for basic school performance

Parents‘ Contribution

tuition fees paid half yearly (bank transfer)

Final Examinations

  • in writing (Czech language)
  • oral: Czech language and literature
  • ecology and environmental protection
  • foreign language: English/German
  • optional subject: biology, chemistry, mathematics
  • practical part
  • final paper on an environmental topic
  • (students advised by a consultant – teacher and guided by an expert of a company co-operating with the school)

Training stays in industry and administration – students getting familiar with practical issues and activities of organisations dealing with environmental topics.


  • 1 day stays
  • Stays and courses of 1 week’s duration
  • Biology + sports courses
  • Expert lectures

Foreign study stays in

Denmark, Norway, Germany, Holland, USA, Belgium, Italy

School leaver’s profile

Proficient in: IT, environmental terminology, environmental laws and regulations, a foreign language

Possible jobs

  • municipality and district environmental departments
  • hygienic and state surveillance
  • environmental issues in production and services
  • environmental protection authorities
  • land reclaiming
  • agriculture, water treatment, forestry, hygienic service, wastes disposal (incinerator plants, recycling), private business in environmental services
  • countryside protection and planning
  • publicity activities
  • further study at universities in the Czech Republic and abroad

International project involvement

  • European Community Research Grant Unit – scientific research
  • Globe Programme (USA) – monitoring
  • Environmental education in the Czech Republic (Denmark) – education of teachers
  • VIANA – Environmental education centre (Holland)
  • assistance to teachers at environmental education
  • Leonardo – students exchange visits


  • 8 classrooms
  • special classrooms: PC, geography, typewriting, biology and chemistry laboratory
  • library, study room
  • conference room with 200 people capacity
  • playing field
  • fitness centre
  • school club
  • school canteen

Services for the general public

  • renting out of a hall with 200 people capacity + audio-equipment
  • IT classrooms
  • conference room for 20 people
  • classroom for 20 people
  • free library service
  • canteen (also take away food and vegetarian food)
  • hostel accommodation (as available capacity allows): 2 – 3 bed rooms (full or half board possible)
  • organisational support + facilities for exhibitions, concerts, seminars, socials
  • ensuring lectures for environmental seminars