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Minahik Waskahigan School is located in Pinehouse.
The school of 350 students has a vibrant educational program that is dedicated
to providing the young people of the community with a well-rounded education.
The Industrial Arts program teaches ski-doo maintenance. This helps to raise
money for school functions and provides funds to build racing go-carts. The
school also has a large gymnasium, science lab, home economics room, community
library and many large classrooms. Teacherages are provided for those who
request them (with board-set rents).
|Pinehouse, a village of over 900 people, is about 2.5 hours driving time from La Ronge and 1 hour from Beauval on gravel roads. This is a pretty community. Fishing and tourism industries provide employment for the people in this area. The town has a restaurant and gas station, church and government agencies. Hockey is a popular sport and Pinehouse has produced a number of excellent hockey players. The town has cable TV, telephone and internet services.