Pihlajavesi Elementary School in
Pihlajaveden ala-aste, Keuruu
Our school is situated
in the town of Keuruu. The total population of our
town is 11 500.
Pihlajavesi is a small village (600 inhabitants) 20 km from the centre.
30 pupils (between the ages of 6 and 12)
2 class teachers
special education teacher visits our school twice a week
English teacher visits our school twice a week
worker who does all such chores as cooking,
cleaning and shoveling snow
- our school is located near a railway station
in a village called Pihlajavesi (600 inhabitants.) 20 km from the centre of
due to long distances, some pupils are taken to school by taxi
our school is practically in wilderness. You
can see elks,
wolves and even bears in the forests nearby.
there are also rivers and lakes near our
fishing and hunting belong to the life of our
there are many forests and swamps in the area
- nature: lakes, rivers, forests
- we are a small flexible unit
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