kihiw waciston School
kihiw waciston School is a First Nation elementary school that serves the community of Muskeg Lake. Our school’s 80 students, from Headstart to grade 5, move on to complete their education in the neighbouring communities of Leask and Blaine Lake.
The school is a modern facility that includes a large gym and classrooms equipped with smart boards and up-to-date technology. Our teachers are well educated and continue to be involved in professional development so we can deliver a strong academic and culturally appropriate program. Students receive Cree language instruction and have many opportunities to learn about their own culture.
Muskeg Lake First Nation, Leask and Blaine Lake are engaged in a welcoming and supportive environment that is build on the student’s needs, strengths and learning styles.
The Muskeg Lake Cree Nation believes every band member has the right to Post-secondary education. Post-secondary education is a way of preparing our members to enter the workforce with a profession or career and become competing members of society, and a vehicle for continued advancement of our youth and young adults.