May 05, 2022
Congratulations to our Gr. 4/5 "Speed Stacks" team who represented our school well at the Friendship Tournament on May 4, 2022. Team members are Adriel, Eli, Ellis, Lauren, Zamzam, Lyla, Ellena, Hailey, Dante, Amber, Matteo & Walter. We are very proud of all of them!
April 12, 2022
All metro Winnipeg schools, including St. James Assiniboia School Division (SJASD), will be closed for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 13, and Thursday, April 14. As a result, there is no school on these days.
Any child care facilities located in SJASD schools will also close for these two days.
April 12, 2022
A Winter storm warning is in effect for the City of Winnipeg. Hazardous winter conditions are expected.
All Metro Winnipeg school divisions, including St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD), are cancelling all school bus transportation for Wednesday, April 13 and Thursday, April 14 , in anticipation of adverse weather and road...
March 17, 2022
There is less than 2 weeks remaining for our 2022 outdoor soccer registration for 9-18 year-olds. Bord-Aire CC Soccer registration will remain open until March 28th. After this date only teams with open spots will be able to register.
Online registration link for 9-18 year-olds (registration closes March 28th) https://permission.click/B3DZx/ca#/signee
March 07, 2022
Please click here
for information on Soccer Day Camps and other community bulletins of interest.
January 26, 2022
With the increased transmissibility of the Omicron variant of concern, Public Health staff are anticipating high case numbers of COVID-19 in the short term. In addition to the information on the COVID-19 Dashboard: School-Aged Cases and School Staff Cases in Manitoba
, attendance data for our school has been collated as an average percentage...
January 24, 2022
Our Virtual Kindergarten Information Evening was held on Wednesday, January 22, 2022 at 7:00 PM. To view the PowerPoint presentation, please click the following link: Virtual KG Info Night
January 11, 2022
École Assiniboine is currently accepting registrations for grades K-5 for the 2022-2023 school year. I f you have a child you wish to register , please call the school office at 204-885-2216 to advise us as we are in the process of staffing for next year.
Please Note : Children who are 5 years old by December 31, 2022 (born...
January 04, 2022
As announced by the province of Manitoba today, students will begin one week of remote learning starting Monday, January 10, while staff implement enhanced measures for return to class. This phased-in approach will:
-allow schools to plan for staff shortages and absenteeism -create time for distribution of additional rapid tests -allow...
December 21, 2021
The Manitoba Government has announced that COVID-19 Rapid antigen test kits will be available for students from Kindergarten to Grade 6. The test kit contains five rapid antigen COVID-19 tests that parents can administer to each child every three or four days as students return to school in January 2022. ...
December 21, 2021
It has been another challenging start of the school year for our staff, students, parents, and community members. I hope that you, your family, and your friends can spend time together enjoying holiday traditions and creating lasting memories during the holiday break. The treasured time we spend with our family and...
October 13, 2021
Bonjour parents and students,
Our milk program is underway at Ècole Assiniboine. If you need any additional forms, please print off the form below. Merci! Milk order form
September 28, 2021
To: Parents and caregivers,
It has been almost 18 months since the first case of COVID-19 was detected in Manitoba. As a province, we have faced many challenges during that time. Having a vaccine approved and available for every Manitoban born in 2009 or earlier has fundamentally changed the context...
May 26, 2021
Our Virtual Welcome to Kindergarten evening held on Tuesday, May 25 was a big success! If you were not able to attend, or if you would just like to view it, please click on the link below. Welcome To Kindergarten Video
May 03, 2021
We would like to introduce you to our new School Resource Officer, Constable D. Cross. We welcome her to our school community!
April 15, 2021
With daily health checks and following the COVID-19 protocols, you and your family can help keep our schools safe. Remember to check every morning to see if you, your child and your family have COVID-19 or flu-related symptoms before they are sent to school. Symptoms may include:
A B Fever/Chills Runny...
November 20, 2020
Starting school is an exciting time for kids. It’s also an ideal time to take your child for a comprehensive eye examination.
Surprisingly, one in five children entering school has a vision disorder. Many of these children accept poor vision and other eye problems because they are unaware that their...
November 20, 2020
For thousands of kids, a warm coat can be the difference between getting to school or staying home. Each year, Koats for Kids distributes over 6,000 coats and an additional 22,000 pieces of winter outerwear.
The need is real. You can help by donating new or gently used coats, ski...
November 19, 2020
The photos below show the cover and inside of some of the cards that the students at École Assiniboine are making for the residents of Kiwanis Courts to help them get through these tough times. We are so proud! (The cards are being quarantined as per Personal Care Home protocols before being distributed to the...
September 29, 2020
It’s the 40th Anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope and Assiniboine School is on board to help continue Terry’s dream of a world without cancer. The Terry Fox Foundation needs us now more than ever. Please show your support by donating to http://www.terryfox.ca/EcoleAssiniboine
Next week (October 5th-9th),...
September 02, 2020
As students prepare to return to school, all students, drivers, and any other passengers on school buses will be required to wear a mask, as passengers may be close to each other for an extended time without the ability to physically distance from each other. This new rule is a...
August 25, 2020
The date for mask pick-up for the Grade 4 students only has been changed to Friday, August 28 as there has been a delay in shipment.
June 15, 2020
Report Card Pick Up Schedule: Friday, June 26 th : Kindergarten – Grade 2: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Grade 3 – 5: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 29 th : Grade 3 – 5: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Kindergarten – Grade 2: 12:00 p.m....
June 04, 2020
The province of Manitoba has provided a supplemental online learning resource for Manitoba families whose children are learning at home during the suspension of in-school classes because of COVID-19.
The My Learning at Home portal provides resources designed to assist families in supporting the work of teachers as they continue to...
April 14, 2020
To view messages from our staff, please click on the following link: Staff Video
March 31, 2020
Dear Families and Staff,
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) Board of Trustees would like to take this time to recognize all the hard work our students, parents and staff have put in to make the transition to remote learning possible. We are grateful for the professional agility demonstrated by our...
March 23, 2020
To assist with the continuation of learning during the suspension of in-school classes, we wish to remind parents that communication with Principals and Teachers is still available:
Please first use the communication method that has already been put in place by teachers and/or school Principals.
Each St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD)...
March 15, 2020
In consultation with the province, please be advised that any students or staff travelling outside of Canada in the past 14 days are asked to self-isolate.
As of Sunday, March 15, our schools have been contacting staff and families that had indicated travel plans, to inform them of the expectation...
March 13, 2020
As announced on March 13, 2020 by the Province of Manitoba, all schools in Manitoba will close as of Monday, March 23 for three weeks (one week before Spring Break and one week after Spring Break). A week has been provided to allow for families and schools to prepare...
March 09, 2020
Deer Lodge Community Club is hosting a Craft & Vendor Sale on Saturday, March 14, 2020 form 9 AM to 3 PM.
February 28, 2020
Congratulations to the following students who presented their discours (speech) at the school level:
Sara, Airiche, Liz, Callaway, Kezian, Ava, Johan & Zamzam
Below are the winners from each category who will go to the Divisional competition on March 3:
3e année immersion: Amber – Le cerf Virginie (White-tailed Deer)
4e année immersion: Saga –...
February 27, 2020
Hundreds gathered at the Victoria Inn Convention Centre on Thursday, February 20, to celebrate the 30th Annual 'Yes I Can!' Awards ceremony, recognizing the tremendous accomplishments of children and youth with disabilities. 'The Yes I Can!' Awards are hosted by the Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children to highlight the outstanding achievements of...
February 27, 2020
Newcomers to Canada face many barriers when they work to navigate and establish themselves in their new country. A key value of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) is respect for each other, our diversity, and our community. Both in response to feedback from the community and the existing mandates of...
February 27, 2020
Last week (January 27 – 31, 2020), the St. James-Assiniboia School Division tackled The Great Kindness Challenge (GKC) at several schools in the Division, joining over 14 million students and over 15 thousand schools in creating a culture of compassion, acceptance, unity and respect. The proactive bullying prevention initiative improves school...
February 26, 2020
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division Board Office welcomed the spirit of competition to its backyard as the first X- Cross Country Ski race took place on Wednesday, February 26. Bannatyne, Phoenix, Heritage, Robert Browning, Crestview, Sansome, Athlone, Strathmillan, Buchanan, and Stevenson all brought their A-game to the competition. With a...
February 13, 2020
Registration will be accepted on February 14, 2020. Parents and guardians wishing to register their child at a school outside of their catchment/Division must submit their request online. Registration will be accepted on February 14, 2020.
All requests will be date and time stamped to ensure that there is a...
February 03, 2020
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) is proud to offer 60 students from the Division the opportunity to participate in the SJASD Adaptive Swim Program. The program allows students living with additional needs access a weekly swimming lessons program with a specialized swim instructor, Jodi Hutchison.
"The adaptive swim program...
January 24, 2020
Building upon our Division's commitment to the growth and professional development of our employees, we are pleased to announce the launch of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division's (SJASD) Instructional Support Team Newsletter . Upon reviewing the newsletter, and having the opportunity to see and hear the work demonstrated at the...
January 23, 2020
Head to St. James Library on Saturday Feb. 1st for Take Your Child to the Library Day! They will be celebrating with all kinds of fun activities throughout the day, including crafts, a scavenger hunt and a special performance by Juno nominated children's performer Aaron Burnett. Everything is free, and it's a lovely way for families...
January 15, 2020
On January, 15, 2020 all K-4 students will be bringing home the "Intention to Register" form. This form is to be filled out and returned to the school by Friday, January, 24th 2020.
January 15, 2020
As the new year starts to gain momentum, we need to start looking ahead to the continuation of our extra-curricular sports program for all interested grade 4 and 5 students at École Assiniboine. The basketball program will officially begin our season at the beginning of February of 2020. We will begin our...
January 13, 2020
G'Day École Assiniboine Families! Room 23 organized a fundraiser to support the wildlife in Australia. We worked very hard to make enough bookmarks to sell at our bookmark sale on Friday, January 10 th . Our bookmark sale was an ABSOLUTE SUCCESS! We were able to raise $659.50 to send to...
January 10, 2020
Our Project Fair will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2020. For information about the Project Fair, click on the Newsletter 2020 link below. For ideas and instructions on the different kinds of projects to choose from, click on the project type below. You may also print an entry form if you don't have one already....
January 07, 2020
Our Kindergarten Information Evening was held on Monday, January 20, 2020. Registrations of in-catchment students began Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Click here
for more information. Schools of Choice
Non-resident families may apply for schools of choice, with acceptance based on availability as determined by staff and building capacity. In-Division residents who wish to apply...
January 07, 2020
During the current school suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic, École Assiniboine will be accepting in-catchment kindergarten registrations online. Supporting documents can be brought to the school once school resumes. Please click the following link to download and print a PDF version of our Registration Form
. After filling it out...
January 07, 2020
Presented by SJASD Divisional Musical Theatre from January 25 to February 1 at Westwood Collegiate.
A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and...
December 18, 2019
Our Divisional Report to the Community is a reflection on the previous school year, with a strong emphasis on our strategic outcomes, student data and future planning in SJASD. We invite you to check out our 2019 report for a snapshot of the ongoing work happening in our Division and to learn...
December 11, 2019
With the cold winter season upon us, the Division is prepared to address weather-related emergencies or extreme circumstances to keep students safe in the cold months ahead. In the event of an emergency, the Chief Superintendent may decide to close all, or specific schools, and/or discontinue bus service in whole or...
December 06, 2019
Grades 4 & 5 Choir will be performing at Golden West Lodge on Monday, Dec 16. at 10:15am.
Golden West Lodge, 811 School Rd, Winnipeg
November 14, 2019
The Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 students will entertain you at this year's Winter Concert with songs celebrating cultures from around the world.
Concert Dates & Times:
December 11, 2019 at 1 PM and 6:30 PM - Rm 12 (Mme Godin), RM 6 (Mme Carnegie), RM 4 (Mme Pelletier) and the Grade 2s from RM 22 (Mme Chapdelaine)...
November 12, 2019
Sphero Chariot Race
Put your creativity and design skills to the test as you build your very own chariot creation for Sphero, the robot!
Will your chariot win the race?
Ages 9-12. ST. JAMES-ASSINIBOIA LIBRARY 1910 Portage Avenue Saturday, November 16: 2-3:30 pm
November 12, 2019
We “knead" you, don't be shy, whip up some cookies, cake or pie. To bake, to sell or to eat, it's all a tasty treat!!!
On December 11 th & 12 th , Ecole Assiniboine Parent Council will be hosting a bake sale after the...
November 01, 2019
Ecole Assiniboine will be having a Remembrance Day Service on November, 7, 2019 at 10:30 AM. All are welcome to attend.
October 28, 2019
October 23, 2019
Dear Parents, To help your children be safe – and seen – this Halloween, Manitoba Public Insurance is pleased to provide reflective Halloween treat bags to all trick-or-treaters from Kindergarten through Grade 6. Road safety is important every day of the year, but Halloween presents...
October 21, 2019
On November 7, our three Divisional choirs will be performing at Westwood Community Church at 7:00 p.m. The annual Fall Concert
is a celebration of music and talent across all grade levels in SJASD. Arrive early to be sure to get a good seat.
October 15, 2019
In support of the United Way, Assiniboine staff will be participating in a "Crazy Hair Day" on Friday, October 18.
Students are welcome to come to school with "crazy hair" on that day as well.
September 24, 2019
Grade 3 Choir will be starting on September 23 from 11:45 - 12:25. All students in grade 3 are welcome. We will practice every Day 5 . Grade 4 Orff will be starting on September 27 from 11:45 - 12:25. All students in grade 4 are welcome. We will practice every Day...
September 19, 2019
Bonjour Families, We are so happy to be back in the swing of things! Classes are well into their routines and learning. Things around the school seem to be flowing as best as they can be considering the amount of construction work around us. First, thank you all for your cooperation...
September 18, 2019
PL4K is a response to the Early Development Instrument (EDI) scores that inform the school readiness of our students. Join us for an exciting day that highlights the ways that YOU can make a difference in supporting the physical literacy journey of our young people AND get practical ideas for embedding physical...
September 05, 2019
An evening for four-year-olds and their families to get a jump start on Kindergarten. Participants rotate through play-based centres that model how to incorporate literacy and numeracy into play at home. Click here to register for the event.
July 18, 2019
Each school in St. James-Assiniboia School Division will be holding an Annual Meeting to establish a Parent Council or a Parent Advisory Committee. This is an opportunity to become involved in your school and have a positive impact on your child’s education. Please attend the meeting at your school. We need...
June 14, 2019
Winnipeg Synchro is offering a fun synchro summer camp for beginner and recreational swimmers. In addition to synchronized swimming every day, campers will also have fun and develop their athletic ability by participating in a variety of other activities, such as crafts, dance, gymnastics, yoga, and outdoor games and activities...
June 14, 2019
Parent Child Drop In Centres offer a warm, friendly and nurturing environment for families with children birth - 6 years of age to come together and play. Each week we offer creative activities, nutritious snacks and circle time with songs, rhymes and story. Drop in and visit and get to...
June 14, 2019
Is your child's backpack making the grade? For helpful information on healthy ways to wear a backpack , please open the following link: backpack infographic.pdf
June 03, 2019
This year we will be hosting a "Colour Run" Fundraiser for École Assiniboine and the École Assiniboine Parent Council June 13 th at 2 pm on our field. Like past fundraising events, students are asked to raise funds to help subsidize costs of activities that take place in our school....
May 28, 2019
The K-12 Education Review for Manitoba is asking for input from the public. Below your will find information about the Education Review from the Manitoba School Board Association, an SJASD perspective, a listing of our local programming and also a link to the public survey. The deadline to provide feedback and...
May 23, 2019
Throughout the month of May, SJASD staff shared photos on Instagram to highlight a specific word/theme related to education. Each day, the photo map was updated with one selection from each day. The challenge took place under the hashtag #sjasdphotoaday Click here to view the photo calendar.
Thank you to all staff...
May 10, 2019
The Winnipeg Public Library is hosting a variety of summer reading programs. For more information click here
for the TD Summer Reading Club and click here
for the Early Literacy Workshops.
May 06, 2019
On May 2, students in SJASD participated in the 2019 Red River Heritage Fair. A group of 13 students represented the following four schools: Assiniboine, Crestview, Sansome and Linwood. The students participated in a judging session as well as three workshops, which included a scavenger hunt, learning about the RCMP and a young citizens activity....
May 06, 2019
On May 2, École Assiniboine participated in the Red River Heritage Fair at the University of Winnipeg. The students participated in a judging session as well as 3 workshops which included a scavenger hunt, learning about the RCMP and a young citizens activity. There was entertainment at lunch where we learned...
May 03, 2019
This year we will be celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week during the week of May 6th to May 10th to show how much we appreciate our teachers and staff here at École Assiniboine. We are asking that students write a “Merci” note, provided on the other side of this paper, to any teacher or staff...
April 29, 2019
We are very excited to announce that our school is now accepting online payments on our School Cash Online system . School Cash Online provides you with the convenience of paying online for school items such as field trips, fundraising and school fees. We really want to save you time when...
April 25, 2019
Who: The race was started as an event for students, staff and families from our High 5 community of schools (Robert Browning, Sansome, Phoenix, Lincoln and Westwood). Over the past year, it has expanded it to welcome participants from all schools (students, staff and families) in SJASD.
What: A 5km fun run...
April 24, 2019
Science Odyssey presents Science Rendezvous on May 11, 2019. For more information: click here
April 23, 2019
The SJASD Spring Concert is taking place on May 9 at 7:00 p.m. at Westwood Community Church. For more details, click here.
April 16, 2019
You are invited ..... St. James-Assiniboia School Division is proud to announce that it is hosting its 3rd annual Graduation Pow Wow! The Pow Wow is held to honour the academic achievements of Indigenous students within our Division.
Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00...
April 16, 2019
Our school was privileged to participate in a concert called "Le rève de Tom" on Friday, April 12. The students watched 17 musicians from France perform a concert on the flutes including the piccolo, regular flute, tenor flute, bass flute and piano. The students were very well behaved and had the chance to...
April 08, 2019
The grades 3, 4 & 5 students will be performing the musical, "The Return of the Glass Slipper", on April 24 and 25. Discover the magic and wonder of wishes come true in this fairytale favourite when Cinderella meets her Prince Charming!
Cast 1 will perform on Wednesday, April 24 at 1:00...
April 05, 2019
Congratulations to the following students on a job well done at the Divisional Science Fair that took place on April 3, 2019. Award Project Gold ...
April 03, 2019
April 10, 2019 marks the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across the country, and across the world, can unite in celebrating diversity and raising awareness to stop all forms of bullying.
The International Day of Pink was started in Nova Scotia when 2 straight high...
March 22, 2019
Divisional Musical Theatre Students in grades 3 - 5 who are interested in auditioning for the Divisional Musical Theatre received information about the program today. Please ask your child for the paper and sign up for an audition time. Practices will start at the end of April.
March 15, 2019
The 53rd Divisional Science Fair is taking place on April 3 at George Waters Middle School/St. James Collegiate.
All projects must be dismantled by 8:30 p.m. Remaining projects will be disposed of after this time.
For the science fair schedule, click here .
For additional information about the Science...
March 15, 2019
Congratulations to all the Music Clubs this year for their wonderful performances at the Winnipeg Music Festival.
The Grade 3 Choir presented "Molly Malone", an Irish folk song in two parts and "J'entends le moulin", a French folk song with some extra percussive instruments. A special thanks to Mme Ross-Ens for...
March 08, 2019
Félicitations to all Concours d’Art Oratoire participants in SJASD. On March 5 and 6, SJASD held its annual Concours d’Art Oratoire event at Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate (CSHC). Concours d’Art Oratoire is an annual public speaking event sponsored by Canadian Parents for French. The objective is to help students develop effective...
February 07, 2019
The music clubs are preparing for some upcoming concerts. On February 12, the Grade 3 Choir will be singing at Music Celebration at 5:30 p.m. and the Grade 5 Theatre Club will be performing at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be at Grace Community Church (280 Caron Road). The concert is free...
January 17, 2019
Our Project Fair will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2019. For information about the Project Fair, click on the Newsletter 2019 link below. For ideas and instructions on the different kinds of projects to choose from, click on the project type below. You may also print an entry form if you don't...
January 15, 2019
Our Divisional Report to the Community is a reflection on the previous school year, with a strong emphasis on our strategic outcomes, student data and future planning in SJASD. We invite you to check out our 2018 report for a snapshot of the ongoing work happening in our Division and to learn...
January 09, 2019
École Assiniboine Parent Council will be hosting its annual Family Fun Bingo Night on Thursday, January 31, 2019. Click the link below for more information. FamilyFunBingoNight2019.pdf
January 03, 2019
The Countdown to Kindergarten 2019 booklet is a resource provided by SJASD for families with children starting Kindergarten in our Division. This booklet is packed with helpful information regarding the Welcome to Kindergarten program, student readiness, local programming and much more. The booklet will also be handed out at all Information Evenings taking place at...
December 20, 2018
École Assiniboine had it's Winter Concerts on December 12 and 13, 2018. One of our grade 4 students, Tristan B., interviewed some attendees at the concert. Here's what Tristan wrote about the interviews:
After asking a couple of people before the concert, the reviews were good. After the concert. the reviews were...
December 14, 2018
Looking for ideas of what to do this summer? Need to find a summer camp or activity for your child? The SJASD Community Bulletin Board features upcoming events, programs, camps and courses being offered in the community all year-long that may be of interest to our students and their families. The board is refreshed...
December 12, 2018
Two students from Ecole Assiniboine participated in the 12th annual CopShop on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. It's a chance for children to pick out Christmas gifts for their family and friends while being accompanied by a police officer. Each child is given a $200 gift card donated by participating shopping centres. St. Vital Centre hosted the event,...
December 05, 2018
Registration for the 2020-2021 school year begins Wednesday, January 29, 2020. The school accepts registrations weekdays during regular office hours.
Please contact the school if you have any questions about the programs our school offers or about student registration.
A custodial parent must register the child in person and provide the following documents:
December 03, 2018
This school year, students are participating in a program called Zones of Regulation. The goal of this curriculum is to teach children about self-regulation and how to strengthen their self-regulation skills. Self-regulation can go by many names, such as self-control, self-management and impulse control. Self-regulation is an essential skill in life,...
November 21, 2018
The Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 students are excited to present the book, "Tu me fais sourire!" by Layn Marlow, for the winter concert. A young child looks forward to the winter season when the beautiful and gentle snow falls. Despite the cold weather, it is very special when a snowman is...
November 08, 2018
Put your creativity and design skills to the test as you build a chariot creation for Sphero, the robot! Can your chariot win the race? For more details, click here
November 08, 2018
On December 12 & 13, École Assiniboine Parent Council will be hosting a bake sale after the
Children's Winter Concerts. All money raised will help to enhance the
children's school experience.
We are looking for donations of baked goods
that are nut free and do not require refrigeration. Please have all...
November 01, 2018
We will be holding a Remembrance Day Ceremony on Thursday, November 8th at 10:15 in the gymnasium. All are welcome to attend.
November 01, 2018
What is "W" - Sitting?
When sitting on the ground, the child's bottom, knees, and feet are all touching the ground, with the feet resting outside of the knees.
When looking at the seated position from above, it resembles the lette "W"
What is wrong with "W" - sitting?
October 31, 2018
The Manitoba School Boards Association (MSBA) and the Manitoba Association of Parent Councils (MAPC) present a helpful guide to talk with your child about cannabis. The fact sheet covers cannabis use, harms and risks associated, laws in Canada and other valuable resources on the topic. Click here to view...
October 22, 2018
During the week of October 15, 2018, CBC Radio One featured the activities of the St. James neighbourhood. As part of their coverage, they featured the SJASD Divisional Children's Concert Choir. Director Heather Neufeld submitted a recording from the choir's performance at the Winnipeg Music Festival in March 2018. Below is...
October 05, 2018
Please note: The Parenting Symposium scheduled to take place on October 13, 2018 at Jameswood Alternative School has been cancelled due to low registration. More information will be provided in the future for upcoming events hosted on behalf of Educational Support Services.
October 01, 2018
Educational Support Services presents: Parent Symposium Free Lunch - Door Prizes Saturday October 13, 2018 1 Braintree Crescent
Morning sessions (10am-11:30 am) include: Positive Parenting Program (PPP) (Relevant for ages 2-12 years old) Simple and practical strategies to help build strong, healthy relationships with your children and confidently manage...
September 11, 2018
The City of Winnipeg Municipal and School Board Election Day is October 24, 2018. School boards are elected in our province to carry out the planning and delivery of educational services within geographic regions known as school divisions. The Nomination Period for School Trustee candidates begins Wednesday, September 12 and ends...
July 03, 2018
Summer hours will commence on Tuesday, July 3 and end on Friday, August 17. Office hours for St. James-Assiniboia School Division Board Office are 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
As for the Media Centre inside the Professional Staff Development Centre, the summer hours are as follows:
July 3 - July 13, 2018:...
June 15, 2018
St. James-Assiniboia School Division operates on the six-day cycle. The School Day Calendar includes inservice and holiday information. Additional school specific information may be acquired from our Divisional Calendar at the start of the new school year or individual school websites. Please see below the School Day Calendar for the upcoming 2018-2019...
June 14, 2018
Fun, affordable, and French!
Camp Soleil is a summer day camp for French Immersions students ages 6-11.
Held at KWCC in Westwood in the middle of the summer, the camp will:
give your kids something new and different to do allow them to enjoy activities and adventures close to home encourage...
June 14, 2018
Principal: Mme Sandra Melo Head Administrative Assistant: Mme Darlene Matheos Administrative Assistant: TBA Librarian: Mme Joanne Jeanson Music: Mme Heather Burdeniuk Reading Recovery / Phys. Ed.: Mme Stephanie Craciun Resource: Mme Yvonne Perry Literacy / Phys....
June 14, 2018
École Assiniboine Class Placement Process At École Assiniboine, the creation of balanced classes is fundamental in supporting the instructional program and diverse needs of all the learners within the classroom setting. The class creation process is a complex one involving the gathering of information about student needs and the making of...
June 04, 2018
Monday June 4, 2018 – Colour Day (wear your grade's colour): Kindergarten – RED Grade 1 – YELLOW Grade 2 – GREEN Grade 3 – BLUE Grade 4 – WHITE Grade 5 – BLACK Tuesday June 5, 2018 – Beach Day (school appropriate clothing) Wednesday June 6, 2018...
May 24, 2018
Bourkevale Community Centre is hosting a scavenger hunt in the neighbourhood! Open to all ages. Walk, run, bike - but no motorized vehicles. We will gather at the club on Friday June 8 at 6:30 pm and fan out from there. Put a team together of no more than six...
May 11, 2018
The Provincial Exhibition is pleased to announce that, thanks to the support of generous sponsors, we will again be offering free gate tickets to children aged 6-12 for our Manitoba Summer Fair (to be held June 6-10, 2018).
Please see the attached letter and tickets for more...
May 11, 2018
Hello there, I hope that all is well with you on this sunshiny day. The sky is blue, birds are singing, the grass is growing, it’s all good! All of these good things also means that summer isn’t far away, and with summer comes summer reading at WPL! As...
May 11, 2018
Hello there, I hope that all is well with you on this lovely summery day. The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and it’s time to be outdoors as much as possible. If you’re like me, that means spending time in the yard, tending flowers and growing...
May 08, 2018
With the warmer weather upon us and students choosing to use active transportation, such as biking to school, the Winnipeg Police Service would like to remind the public of the importance of both registering your bicycle with the Online Bike Registry
and reporting bike theft.
The Online Bike Registry...
May 04, 2018
A total of 18 students represented SJASD at the Red River Heritage Fair on May 3 at the University of Winnipeg. Students from the following schools took part in the 15th annual event: Assiniboine, Bannatyne, Crestview, Linwood, Sansome and Strathmillan. Throughout the day, students engaged in a number of history-themed workshops, enjoyed a scavenger...
May 02, 2018
Tackle Football Registration and OPEN HOUSE for the St. James RODS Football Club Click here
May 01, 2018
We are hosting a Welcome to Kindergarten evening for students registered for kindergarten at École Assiniboine starting in September 2018. There will be lots of fun activities and a bag full of goodies to take home to use during the summer. Date: Tuesday, May 15th Time: 6:00 PM Place: École Assiniboine gymnasium...
April 06, 2018
École Assiniboine will be piloting a new absence management system starting Monday, April 9, 2018. Please use this system to report all future absences. Absences will now be reported via the SchoolMessenger app, website or mobile web, or by calling the toll-free interactive telephone system at 1-844-434-8116. To view the information letter sent...
April 05, 2018
Divisional Science Fair - April 4 at St. James Collegiate Below is a list of the students who represented our school at the Divisional Science Fair and the award they received. Congratulations to all for a job well done! Grade 3: Kaitlyn K. - Slime Time SILVER Jasper N. & Olive...
April 04, 2018
Dig It! A Musical Tale of Ancient Civilizations, by John Jacobson and Roger
Emerson Travel back in time and join inquisitive archaeologists Taki and Tut, along with their fossil friend Lucy, as they explore the wonders of ancient civilization. From the farm laborers of early Mesopotamia and Egyptian mummies who...
April 04, 2018
Students and staff will be wearing pink on April 11th in support of anti-bullying. To find out how Pink Shirt Day started, click here
March 29, 2018
The third issue of CONTACT is here! Read the latest initiatives, projects and achievements in SJASD all in one place. This issue highlights JT students departing on a mission trip to Ecuador, Buchanan growing tower gardens, Phoenix studying the long-told stories of the sky and much more. Click the icon below to...
March 21, 2018
Below is the list of the students, along with their project titles, who received a gold award for their heritage project at our Project Fair on March 15th and will be moving on to represent our school at the next level of competition at the Red River Heritage Fair. Bravo! Red River...
March 14, 2018
Please click here
to view the latest media release on behalf of SJASD highlighting the 2018-2019 Budget Summary.
March 08, 2018
The annual SJASD Concours d’art oratoire event was held on March 6 and 7 at Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate. The public speaking event, sponsored by Canadian Parents for French, is an opportunity for students to grow their public speaking abilities, strengthen their second language skills and test their creative writing skills. Each participant...
March 06, 2018
Congratulations to the Grade 5 Theatre Club who received a gold award in the Winnipeg Music Festival on March 1st. Congratulations to the Grade 3 Choir who received a gold award in the Winnipeg Music Festival on March 8th. Congratulations to the Grade 4 Orff Club who received a gold...
March 05, 2018
Monday, March 5 - All schools in SJASD are open. Bus service is cancelled. There will be no bus service. Once again, all schools are open but bus service is cancelled for the day.
March 02, 2018
Please find below the 2018-2019 Public Budget Presentation that was shown on Thursday, March 1 at our annual Parent/Public Draft Budget Meeting at the Board Office. Our Draft Budget presentation has focussed on how our public schools are funded through provincial grants and local taxes. Equally important is what will be...
February 28, 2018
Spring Picture Day is Monday, March 19th, starting at 8:45 AM. Flyers will be sent home with your child soon. If you are available to volunteer to help out with picture day, please contact the school office at 204-885-2216.
January 30, 2018
The Université de Saint Boniface is hosting a French Immersion summer camp program! Student from the ages of 7 to 12 will be able to learn to use their french skills in real life settings along side loads of fun activities. From July 3rd to August 24th, each week will hold a...
January 25, 2018
Come join us for an evening of BINGO FUN on Thursday, February 22nd! This is an annual fun family event organized by the École Assiniboine Parent Council. There will be prizes to be won and a snack bar with refreshements available for purchase. Pizza slices will be available on a pre-order basis so you will be...
January 23, 2018
for details on the upcoming games for our grade 4 and grade 5 Basketball teams.
January 22, 2018
Project Fair is March 15th , so it’s time to start thinking about what kind of project your child would like to do. We encourage all students to participate in the fair! Information
and entry forms
were sent home January 18th. Extra forms are available at the school office or by using...
January 22, 2018
This March break, check out the Day Camp activities offered by the Personnel Support Programs (PSP) in your Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) community. From March 26th to March 29th, keep your young ones busy with all day quality activities! March Break Programs Details Sign up now! ...
January 12, 2018
Join our efforts in spreading kindness this month as part of our 'I Love To Read' celebration.
Friday January 19, 2018: Character Day - Dress up as your favorite book character
Friday January 26, 2018: Fuzzy Buddy Day - Wear your favorite Pyjamas and bring your favorite stuffed...
December 13, 2017
The students in the following classrooms made cards and a beaded candy cane to give to the residents at Golden West Centennial Lodge during our visit on December 19th: Mlle Van Damme (Rm. 3/4-15), Mme Noël (Rm. 4/5-17), Mme Lachance (Rm. 4/5-11) & Mme Van Damme (Rm. 5-21).
December 08, 2017
Our school's "Student Voice" committee has decided on the themes for Spirit Week, which will run the last week before Winter Break, as follows: Monday, December 18: Hat & Jersey Day (wear a hat and/or a sports jersey to school) Tuesday, December 19: Fancy Day (dress up in your fanciest clothes)...
December 06, 2017
Registration for the 2018-2019 school year starts on Friday, January 26, 2018 . École Assiniboine will be accepting kindergarten registrations from of 8:00 am to 6:00 pm on January 26, 2018. Thereafter, we will accept registrations Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. A custodial parent must register the child in...
November 27, 2017
The 'Alliance Française' of Manitoba is inviting families to enroll their French Immersion pupils into their after-school program. Starting in January 2018, students will be able to participate in various French activities outside the classroom to perfect their skills and make it fun to be a 'P'tits Francophone'. Click here
for more information....
November 16, 2017
Our Parent Council will be holding the Scholastic “Saddle Up & Read” Book Fair next week during our Student-led Conferences. Profits from the Book Fair are used to buy books for the school library and classroom book collections. So the more books purchased, the more books the school will receive. It's win-win! You get the convenience of shopping while...
November 15, 2017
The Grade 4/5 Choir will be singing at Golden West Centennial Lodge, 811 School Road, on December 19th at 10:15 AM. Students will be will be leaving by school bus at 9:40 AM and returning around 11:30 AM. Permission forms will be sent home at the end of November.
November 15, 2017
United Way Winnipeg's Koats for Kids program is desperately short of winter outerwear, especially boy's sizes 5 through 16 . They are asking for our help in keeping Winnipeg children safe and warm! For some children, having a warm coat means attending school on a cold day instead of staying home. Please send any...
November 14, 2017
T h is year's K-2 winter concert is called Fafounet et la tempête de neige (Fafounet and the Snow Storm) . The story is about a cow, named Fafounet, who goes outside to enjoy a little bit of snowfall. The snow turns into a snowstorm with very high winds. Fafounet hangs onto...
November 13, 2017
On December 13 th & 14 th , École Assiniboine Parent Council will be hosting a bake sale after the Winter Concerts. All money raised will help to enhance the children's school experience. We are looking for donations of baked goods that are nut free and do not require refrigeration . Please have...
November 13, 2017
to view some winter safety tips.
November 02, 2017
The Grade 3 Swimming program will take place Thursdays starting November 9th through to December 14th at the St James Civic Centre (2055 Ness Ave.). The students will be picked up from school by bus at 9:15 a.m. - Group 1 will swim from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. -...
November 02, 2017
The first term report cards will be sent home on Wednesday November 22nd. The Conferences will be held on Thursday November 23rd and Friday November 24th. For booking online beings on November 13. For more details Click here
July 17, 2017
All details related to school supplies for the 2017-18 school year are now available on our website. Click here
for more details.
July 17, 2017
Each school in St. James-Assiniboia School Division will be holding an Annual Meeting to establish a Parent Council or a Parent Advisory Committee. This is an opportunity to become involved in your school and have a positive impact on your child’s education. We need your input and ideas! Please click here
June 16, 2017
Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that inspires a love of reading, builds community, and sparks creativity by fostering neighborhood book exchanges around the world.
Through Little Free Libraries, millions of books are exchanged each year, profoundly increasing access to books for readers of all ages and backgrounds.
June 16, 2017
Suit Up Winnipeg is a volunteer organization that helps high school students obtain a suit for their graduation. Dana and her team provide a fantastic service and over the past two years 8 JT students have received free suits, tuxedos, shirts, shoes, ties etc.
They are currently accepting donations at...
April 25, 2017
Safe Schools Community Forum, "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures"
As part of our commitment to keep our schools safe, St. James-Assiniboia School Division hosts a Safe Schools Forum once every two years.
On Wednesday, April 12, our Division teamed up with local organizations to present the 2017 Safe Schools Forum "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures."...
April 24, 2017
S t. James-Assiniboia Divisional Science Fair 2017 Special Awards Report The 51st Annual SJASD Divisional Science Fair took place on April 5th, 2017 at George Waters Middle School and St. James Collegiate. The special award winners are listed below. Top Project Awards
The Top Project award is presented to a project in Grade 3, 4, and...