This school is the oldest one in Mažeikiai district municipality. It was founded in 1865. In 1989 the name of Marija Pečkauskaitė was given to school in order to honor famous authoress and educational Šatrijos Ragana who lived in Židikai from 1915 until her death in 1930.
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