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InkTober Art Contest Winner!!

November 15, 2023

Congratulations to Dominic from Crestview School! He won 1st place in the InkTober K-2 Divisional Art Contest. He is a talented artist who used markers to create depth in his Spiderman marker art. Crestview School is very proud of Dominic!

"NEW" Parent Council Fundraiser

October 27, 2023
​   We are excited to again be selling Gourmet Cookie Dough, Archie’s Frozen Pizza, Chicken Products, Beef Jerky and Perogies! Please click the links below for further information and to order. Thank you! Parent Information Letter Click Here
Launch Guide Information Click Here
Link to MoneyDolly Click Here

Munch a Lunch

October 16, 2023

  We are happy to announce that you will now be able to place your hot lunch orders online using Much a Lunch! Please see attached letter from Parent Council. Parent Letter Munchalunch.pdf​

Parent Council Pizza Day

March 15, 2023

Parent Council will be holding a Fun Lunch Pizza Day on Friday, March 24th. 
Click Here​ for the ​Pizza Day Form

Winnipeg Music Festival

February 10, 2023

The Crestview Singers will be performing two pieces at the Winnipeg Music Festival on  Wednesday, March 8.  We will be singing at Portage Avenue Church (1420 Portage Ave. across from Ray and Jerry's Steakhouse). The class begins at 10:00 am and we will watch a few choirs sing before it...

Marking Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week

February 07, 2023
​ From February 6 to 10, SJASD recognizes the contributions that educators, administrative and education assistants, educational clinicians and associates, nurses, bus drivers, custodians and all other school support staff make to students and school communities. In addition to being proclaimed  an official week by the Province of Manitoba, many...

SJASD Teacher Wins Governor General’s History Award

November 30, 2022
A Westwood Collegiate teacher has just received the prestigious Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Kelly Hiebert was recognized for his ongoing work in Holocaust education, including the creation of a student-led documentary on the subject entitled Truth Against Distortion: Survivor's Speech Out Against Hate. The history teacher attended...

Remembrance Day Assembly

November 08, 2022

Crestview School will be having a Remembrance Day Assembly in the Gym on Thursday, November 10th at 11:00 AM. Guests are welcome to attend!

Crestview School News

October 11, 2022

Crestview School Notes from the office, January 30th CLICK HERE​​


September 28, 2022

Please be sure to follow us on Instagram sjasd_crestview_clippers

Safe Arrival

September 19, 2022

What is Safe Arrival? Click Here​

School Trustee Candidate Information

September 12, 2022
​ School board elections are an important opportunity for residents of St. James-Assiniboia to get involved in public education. By voting for your school trustees, you have a direct link to the people who oversee the running of our schools.
Anyone interested in becoming a School Trustee candidate for the 2022 election should go to the following...

Welcome Back to School 2022-23

September 01, 2022
​​ We are pleased to welcome students and staff back to full-time, in person learning this fall. For those who are joining us as new students, parents, and staff, we extend a very a special welcome to the St. James-Assiniboia school community! We look forward to supporting our students to engage...

St. James Assiniboia School Division schools closed - No school April 13 and April 14

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.

All school bus transportation for Wednesday, April 13 and Thursday, April 14

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...

Report Cards November 30th

March 24, 2022

Report Cards​ will be sent electronically on Wednesday, November 30th by the end of the day.  If you wish to have a paper copy, please contact the office to let us know.

Lifetouch Spring School Photos

March 22, 2022
​ ​ Lifetouch Spring School Photos will be April 21st from 9am - 2pm in the gym. Click Here ​

Milk Spirit Week

March 17, 2022

Milk Spirit Week is March 21 to 25th! We have many fun days planned for students to participate in.  Please CLICK HERE​​

Early Years mARTch Art Contest

February 24, 2022

All Early Years Students are invited to participate in this Division-wide art contest! The rule is simple: the artwork must be painted (any kind of paint)!
Click Here for for Grades K-2
Click Here​ for Grades 3-5

I Love To Read Month!

February 01, 2022

February is I Love To Read Month! Crestview School will have many special activities planned to celebrate our love of reading!  CLICK HERE​ to view the calendar of February Activities
CLICK HERE​ to view I Love To Read Month


Weekly Average Percentage of Absenteeism Related to COVID

January 28, 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...

Literacy Links 2022

January 20, 2022

Literacy Links is a FREE summer literacy program that supports parents who have a child entering Kindergarten this fall.  Please check out the following for more information.​
​​To register for Literacy Links, complete the
Literacy Links Registration Form 2022​ and submit the form along with your Kindergarten Registration.


January Information for Crestview Families

January 07, 2022
​Dear Crestview Families:
Welcome back to school whether you are attending online or in person, the teachers are ready to welcome you on Monday, January 10. Classroom teachers have communicated with their remote students plans for next week.  Just so parents are aware, Manitoba Education Standards for Remote Learning require students...

Update on Return to School Plan for St. James-Assiniboia School Division

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...

COVID-19 Rapid antigen test kits available for students K-6

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.   ...

​Message of Appreciation and Holiday Greetings from the Board of Trustees of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division

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...

Report Cards

November 10, 2021

Report Cards will be sent by School Messenger on Wednesday December 1st​

Art Contest

October 06, 2021

​Early Years Students are invited to participate in this division-wide art contest! ​ Click Here for further information. ​


Public health measures in schools

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...

Get Moving Challenge

September 24, 2021

The SJASD ‘Get Moving’ Step Challenge will take place from September 24 - October 15.   It is a chance to celebrate and encourage students to “step” on a regular basis. We are excited to partner with City Park Runners to give the chance for students to win a pair...

Orange Shirt Day

September 21, 2021

Orange Shirt Day will be Thursday, September 29th at Crestview.  We encourage our staff & students to wear orange in remembrance of residential school students. 

Lifetouch Picture Retakes

September 21, 2021
  Lifetouch picture retakes will be Wednesday, November 8th! Bring your Smile!​

No School Monday, May 24

May 19, 2021

Following COVID-19 safety protocols help keep our schools safe

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...

Update, April 15, 2021

April 15, 2021
​ Dear Crestview Parents   Please see attached for updated COVID-19 information as a reminder for all families.  Public Health is reminding all school communities that communication of positive COVID -19 cases is forwarded to families when contact tracing is required at a school.  Public Health will involve the school if...

Pink shirt day

January 07, 2021
​Click here​ for more information Order deadline Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Click here​ to order through school cash online

Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 2

November 10, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 1

November 09, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 23

November 09, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 8

November 09, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 10

November 09, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 16

November 09, 2020
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Remembrance Day Student Art Work - Room 15

November 09, 2020
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Guidelines for Transportation to Schools

September 04, 2020

Where school bus transportation is necessary, the following guidelines should be followed by school bus drivers and students:
■ Students with symptoms of COVID-19 should not attend school or be passengers on buses (see ■ Face-masks are required on school buses for K-12 students and any other passengers...

Masks required on all school buses

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...

Updated info for Crestview School’s Return to In-Class Learning Plan - September 2020

August 24, 2020
Please follow the link to find Crestview's Return to In-Class Learning. Please check back regularly​ for ongoing updates. Crestview School Return to School Plan 2020-2021 (002).pdf Revised Crestview School Quick Facts Sheet.pdf
Welcome to Crestview.mp4.webloc
Crestview School is ready to welcome all students back on Tuesday, September 8, 2020!...

UPDATED: Welcoming our students back: restoring safe schools.

August 17, 2020
Read our updated (now including information about mandatory masks) document here:
SJASD Welcoming Our Students Back Aug 20.pdf​


2020/21 School Registration

June 10, 2020
​ Registration is still open for in catchment families.  Come down to the school and pick up a registration form.  The doors are locked but a call to the school or a knock at the door will gain you access.  The school hours are 8:15 to 4:15 Monday to Friday and...

My Learning at Home web portal now available

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...

Re-opening school facilities for limited use

May 26, 2020
On May 21, 2020 the draft plan for Phase Two of Restoring Safe Services: Manitoba’s Pandemic and Economic Roadmap for Recovery was released. This draft plan includes re-opening school facilities for limited use, where physical distancing and Public Health orders can be followed.

What does this mean?


Message from the Board of Trustees regarding COVID-19 and in-school class suspension

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...

Communication with SJASD Schools during suspension of in-school classes

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)...

Parent Council Message

March 16, 2020
  The Crestview Parent Council has some updates for the school community: The scheduled Parent Council Meeting on Thursday, March 19 th is cancelled. An April meeting date is TBA. The Perogy Fundraiser is postponed until further notice. The annual “Family Spring Fling"  on Thursday, April 16 is cancelled until May,...

Self-isolate if you have travelled outside of Canada in the past 14 days

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...

Manitoba schools close for three weeks starting March 23

March 13, 2020
Dear families,
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...

COVID-19 Information for Parents

March 13, 2020
Dear families,

As with any seasonal flu and respiratory infections, there are precautions that we can all take to stay safe and healthy. We are closely monitoring the situation and are following recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Canada​, Manitoba Health and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. It is wise...

Terry Fox School Run Donation

March 03, 2020
​ Our 2019 Terry Fox School Run was a great success!
We are proud to announce that Crestview School has generously donated  $204.95  for cancer research! The Terry Fox Foundation sends a big thank you to our school community for our generosity and support. 40 years later, Terry's message of hope...

30th Annual 'Yes I Can!' Awards ceremony honours SJASD student, parents and staff

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...

Pilot swim program welcomes newcomers to our community

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...

SJASD undertakes The Great Kindness Challenge

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...

SJASD X-Cross Country Ski race promotes active and healthy lifestyles

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...

2020-2021 SJASD Draft Budget

February 26, 2020
The 2020-2021 SJASD Draft Budget reports on the status of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division's finances, with a focus toward continually improving our students' education while maintaining the lowest possible costs to the taxpayer. SJASD Draft Budget 2020 - 2021
Public Draft Budget Consultation 2020/2021 Presentation ​​


Crestview Sustainability Challenge

February 18, 2020
​ For the next month, the Clipper Council is putting on a Sustainability Challenge! Sustainability means respecting our environment by not wasting our natural resources. Protecting the earth will help all living things in the future. This challenge is to teach students about 3 main ways to be sustainable. These are:...

Registration online for a school outside of your catchment area

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...

The Great Kindness Challenge

February 07, 2020
​ Dear Crestview School Community, We are collecting hygiene products for Siloam Mission.  We need your help to provide the homeless people with hygiene items.  The Great Kindness Challenge inspired our classroom to help our community.
We want to help the homeless people and donate hygiene kits for Siloam Mission.  As a...

SJASD Adaptive Swim Program teaches lifelong skills

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...

Book Tasting

January 31, 2020
​ You're probably wondering what a Book Tasting is! Here's a hint – you don't actually eat the books. We'll tell you how we did ours in room 14. First, when we entered the room, it was transformed into a restaurant! Each table had certain books on the plates. We got...

Supporting our teachers with the new Instructional Support Team Newsletter

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...

I Love to Read Month!!!

January 22, 2020
Feb. 2020 I Love to Read calendar.pdf I LOVE TO READ MONTH Activities 2020.pdf We have many special activities planned to celebrate our love of reading here at Crestview.  All activities start on January 30th and end on February 28th.  Please see below in School News for the calendar...

News from the Office for the week of January 20 to 24.

January 20, 2020
​ News from the Office for the week of January 20 to 24.   Tuesday, January 21 Early dismissal at 3:08 pm. 2020 Kindergarten Info Meeting in Room 2 at 7:00 pm for parents. Wednesday, January 22 Grade 2's field trip to the Zoo from 9:30 to 1:30 pm.  Please pack...

Youth Ball Hockey

January 20, 2020
​     If you are interested in registering your child/children for Spring Hockey the   Manitoba Minor Ball Hockey Spring Program Registration is open.

Frozen JR.

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...

Report to the Community 2019

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...

Snowstorms, Bus Cancellations and Cold Weather

December 11, 2019
Wit​h 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...

News from Crestview

November 06, 2019
This is a reminder of our Remembrance Day Assembly on Thursday, November 7 at 10:45 in the school gym. Family members are welcome to attend. Poppies will be available to staff, students and guests. K-2 students will be receiving poppy stickers this year. Donations will be accepted for poppies and forwarded...

Divisional Choirs Fall Concert

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. 

Physical Literacy for Kindergarten

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...

Jump Start Into Kindergarten!

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. 

Notice of Annual School Meetings

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...

Home Alone Course

June 14, 2019
Home Alone Course St John Ambulance Winnipeg is pleased to announce our Home Alone Course. This class is designed for Children 9 - 11 years of age, who are getting ready to stay home alone for short periods of time. The course material covers such topics as: Establishing a routine House...

Congratulations to Our Students!!

June 13, 2019
​ Congratulations to (left to right) Annessa H., Jazmine P. and Isabel M.. Annessa and Isabel were accepted into the St. James Assiniboia Divisional Children's Choir. They will be rehearsing on Wednesdays for their many performances throughout the year. Jazmine and Isabel were accepted into the St. James Assiniboia Divisional Musical...

K-12 Education Review

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...

Crestview Alumni Gold Medal Speedskater Inspires Crestview Students

May 28, 2019
​ On April 25, Tyson Langelaar visited Crestview School to tell the students about his career in Speed-Skating. He is a Next Gen skater in the National Program. He has achieved gold, silver and bronze medals and has travelled all over the world with his sport. He talked about how hard...

EY Parent Survey

May 27, 2019
​ Bi-annually, the Early Years Schools in the St. James Assiniboia conduct an online parent survey.  The purpose of this 20 question survey is to gather feedback with regard to a number of topics including :school culture, communication, student assessment practices, school maintenance and technology use . By completing this survey,...

Photo-A-Day Challenge

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...

Red River Heritage Fair

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....

Annual Crestview Parent "Spring Fling" Family Dance

April 26, 2019
​ The annual Crestview Parent "Spring Fling" family dance was a great success on Thursday evening!  Our Clipper Council raised $409.30 in support of the Children's Hospital! They prepared popcorn bags, orange drink and 3 silent auction baskets to raise the funds.  A great time was had by all in attendance!...

5th Annual High 5 Community Run

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...

Divisional Choirs Concert

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. 

Earth Week

April 22, 2019
This week we will be celebrating EARTH WEEK! The students in Grade 2 Room 23 have planned some awareness activities for school and for home. We hope you will consider participating. Together we can make a difference! Please click here to see our plan to make a difference this week.

Math Week

April 15, 2019
​ Hello Families, April 29-May 3rd, Crestview will be hosting our annual math week. Throughout the week, students will participate in daily math activities as well as we hope participate in themed dress-up days for each day of the week. Here is a list of each day of the week and...

Spring Fling

April 12, 2019
​   SAVE THE DATE: Crestview Parent Council Annual Family Spring Fling, Thursday, April 25, 6:00-8:00 pm To view the flyer click here.

Parent Council Meeting

April 12, 2019
​Parent Council Meeting: Monday, March 6th ​at 6:00 PM. Scheduled for a virtual meeting but may be changed to in person in the library. We will keep you posted!​
We look forward to your participation and the sharing of ideas.

Mosaic Murals in our Schools

April 11, 2019
​ A combination of talent, teamwork and time bring wall mosaics to life inside our schools. These mosaics showcase student creativity and reflect educational themes underway within SJASD. The latest example is the new installation inside Crestview School, located in the main stairwell. “It starts with the school picking a theme...

Winnipeg Music Festival

April 08, 2019
Congratulations to Jude! Jude competed in the Winnipeg Music Festival in two cello classes and was awarded one gold and one silver medal. He has been invited to compete at the Provincial Music and Arts Festival at the end of May. He will be playing two pieces, one of which is...

Physical Education News

April 05, 2019
​ Volleyball - Volleyball will be starting April 9 th .  Practices will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 8:15am.  Our Friendship Tournament will be on May 14 th at John Taylor Collegiate. Running Club -  Running Club will be starting on April 30 th for all interested students...

Student Drop-Off at Crestview

April 02, 2019
​ Important message about Student Drop-Off.  Please click here.

Thank you for supporting our Book Fair

March 19, 2019
​ The Scholastic Book Fair was a huge success! Our school made a total of $2781.00! As a result, Crestview School was able to purchase 50% of our total in books for the classrooms and for I Love to Read month activities. Thank you to everyone who supported our book fair!...

Spirit Week at Crestview March 18-22

March 14, 2019
milk spirit week 2019.pdf Next week is packed with fun for Staff and Students at Crestview.  See attached for daily activities.

Music Celebration

January 21, 2019
​  The Crestview Singers will be performing at the SJASD Music Celebration.   This is an EVENING PERFORMANCE on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from     6:00-7:00 PM   NEW LOCATION @ Grace Community Church 280 Caron Road, Headingly, MB Perimeter and Roblin Blvd. (8 minute drive from Crestview School)   Directions...

Report to the Community 2018

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...

Phys Ed News from Mrs. Taylor

January 14, 2019
Intramurals - Grade 2 students will have the opportunity to come down to the gym during Lunch Recess for the month of January and February for intramurals. Intramurals start Jan 16 th . Basketball- Basketball for students in grade 4 and 5 will begin the week of January 21 st . ...

News from the Music Room

January 11, 2019
​ Congratulations to all the students on their fabulous performances at our 2018 Winter Concert. Many thanks again to staff and parent volunteers, who shared their talents and helped make the afternoon and evening possible with endless hours of rehearsals and behind the scenes work. Crestview Singers : The Crestview Singers...

Countdown to Kindergarten 2019

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...

Community Bulletin Board

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...

Talking to Kids about Cannabis

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...

Phys Ed News

October 31, 2018
​ Cross Country – Congratulations to all the grade 4 & 5 students who participated in the Cross Country Running Club this year. You all did a great job and should be proud of your accomplishments!!! Team Handball – Team Handball has started will run through to the end of November. ...

Divisional Choir's Fall Concert

October 29, 2018
The Divisional Choir's Fall Concert is taking place on Thursday, November 8 at Westwood Community Church at 7pm.
More details attached.
​Please click here for the Fall Concert Poster. 

Winter Concert Musical Auditions

October 22, 2018
​ Any grade 3, 4 or 5 student who wishes to audition for a SPEAKING PART in the winter concert musical, will need to memorize their lines and speak them slowly, clearly and with expression. Please sign up for an audition time outside the Music Room door. See Ms. Goertzen for...

Children's Choir on the Air

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...

Parent Symposium Cancelled

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. 

Clipper Council News

September 28, 2018
WE SCARE HUNGER! Clipper Council is collecting non-perishable food and household items to donate to Main Street Project. Please send items to your child's classroom during the month of October. The class with the most amount of food items will be rewarded! The last day to collect items will be November...

Music News

September 28, 2018
​ Percussion Club, Mondays at 12:20 Grade 3's are invited to join the Percussion Club. We are meeting in the Music Room on Mondays at 12:20. We will be groovin' to the beat for THREE Mondays. Crestview Singers, Wednesdays at 12:15 Crestview Singers have begun to rehearse for our many performances....

2018 Election Information

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...

Summer Hours

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:...

School Patrols

June 25, 2018
​ Thank you & Congratulations to our amazing patrols! Their work in keeping pedestrians safe has been recognized by Winnipeg Police Services earning them the 3rd place divisional trophy! We also thank Mrs. Philips for heading out every day as our adult crossing guard in all types of weather! We appreciate...

​School Day Calendar 2018-19

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...

Assessment Schedules 2018-19

June 04, 2018

Please see below two assessment schedules outlining provincial dates and programs for the 2018-19 School Year. 
Early and Middle Years Assessment Schedule Senior Years Assessment Schedule


Library Books are Due

May 31, 2018
Time to return all Crestview School Library Books ! Please have all books back by June 14th.

Save the date!

May 16, 2018
Our Year End Celebration of Learning assembly will take place on Tuesday, June 26th 1:15-2:15 PM in the school gym.  This is an opportunity for all classes at Crestview to celebrate learning throughout the year with families and the community! Following the assembly, we will host the Grade 5 Farewell from...

Music News

May 08, 2018
Family of Schools Concert: On Monday, May 7, the Crestview Singers will participate in the Family of Schools Concert at John Taylor Collegiate.  They are performing three pieces:  Kokoleoko, Clever Chameleon and Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World . Choir members need to meet at John Taylor Collegiate at 6:30pm...

Phys Ed News

May 08, 2018
​ Volleyball- Volleyball will be continuing into May for a short while.  Our Friendship Tournament will be on May 9 th at John Taylor Collegiate.  Practices are on Tuesday mornings from 8:15-8:55, and on Thursdays at lunch from 12:15-1:50.  Running Club-   Running Club will be starting in May for all...

Red River Heritage Fair

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...

Crestview Hosts Workshops for parents

April 26, 2018
Healthy Together Now .pdf

Math Spirit Week

April 18, 2018
Next week, April 23-27, Crestview will be hosting our annual math week. Throughout the week, students will participate in daily math activities as well as we hope participate in themed      dress-up days for each day of the week. Here is a list of each day of the week and their corresponding...

Thank you for your support!

April 05, 2018
Thank you to all the Crestview families and friends, students and staff who helped make our Book Fair a huge success! Our total sales were $2656.35 and our school has received 50% of the profit in books for our classroom libraries! Congratulations to Ayvah in Grade 2 Room 23. She was...

Spring Divisional Newsletter

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...

April Music News

March 23, 2018
​ Crestview Singers:  Congratulations to the Crestview Singers!  They received GOLD for the performance they gave at the Winnipeg Music Festival on February 26. This is a fantastic group of keen and talented singers! Congratulations to all choir members for their dedication and hard work. A special thank you to Ms....

Developing Deep Levels of Character

March 23, 2018
See attached for exciting news from Room 5. DEVELOPING DEEP LEVELS OF CHARACTER .pdf

The Clipper Council & Crew

March 20, 2018
​ The clipper council and crew have focused our efforts on supporting Siloam Mission. Siloam Mission is a Winnipeg based non-for-profit organization, which supports Winnipeggers in multiple ways. Siloam Mission offers programs and services that are free of charge, with dignity and respect, and without discrimination. The clipper council and crew...

2018-2019 Budget Summary

March 14, 2018
​ Please click here to view the latest media release on behalf of SJASD highlighting the 2018-2019 Budget Summary. 

Bus Service is Cancelled

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.

2018-19 Budget Presentation and Survey

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...

Crestview Singers win Gold at Music Festival.

February 28, 2018
​ Congratulations to the Crestview Singers!  They received GOLD for the performance they gave at the Winnipeg Music Festival on February 26. This is a fantastic group of keen and talented singers! Congratulations to all choir members for their dedication and hard work. A special thank you to Mrs. Barbour (Annessa's...

Student Led Conferences

February 27, 2018
​ Be sure to book your appointment. See attached March 2018.pdf

Phys Ed News

February 27, 2018
​ The students have been working hard this past month working on their bouncing, throwing, balancing, and basketball skills.  The grade 4/5 Basketball teams will finish their season with a tournament at Buchanan School on Friday March 2nd.  This month the students will continue to work and develop their balancing skills...

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Crestview

February 27, 2018
​ The Book Fair will take place on two days in the library: March 15 th from 9:00 am – 12:00 noon & 5:00pm – 8:00pm March 16 th from 9:00 am – 11:30 am Come and check out the great selection of books that are available for your children. We...

The 2018 Wonder and Exploration Fair

January 31, 2018
It is time for our 2018 Wonder and Exploration Fair! It is an excellent opportunity for students to investigate, learn, discuss, and practice their skills. All students in grades four and five will be submitting a 'WE Fair' project. Grades 4 and 5 will be working on their projects during class...

Phys Ed News

January 31, 2018
The past month has been a busy one in the gym.  The students have been working on the skill of bouncing, learning some new games, and the older students have had the chance to go cross-country skiing in our field.  In February we will be working on our static and dynamic...

Music News

January 15, 2018
From the Music Room Winter Concert: Congratulations to all the students on their fabulous performances at our 2017 Winter Concert. Many thanks again to staff, who shared their talents and helped make the afternoon and evening possible with endless hours of rehearsals and behind the scenes work. Crestview Singers : The...

Principals Message/Holiday Concert

December 13, 2017
At Crestview School, we recognize that our families and community have great diversity, a beautiful mix of different people, experiences and celebrations. We host a winter holiday concert in December in the spirit of celebration and community to bring us together to celebrate our children and the joy that comes from...

Winter Concert

December 06, 2017
Preparations are well under way for our Crestview winter concert. Our performance will be held on Wednesday, December 20 at 1:30 and 6:30 pm. Every child is involved in the concert through singing, choreography and playing instruments. The Kindergarten to Grade 2 students will be entertaining you with lively songs about...

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament

November 14, 2017
​ Crestview School will once again be having a Rock Paper Scissors Tournament to fundraise non-perishables for Christmas Hampers.  Crestview School takes part in Sam's Christmas, which is an initiative of Project Echo to help deliver hampers to families throughout the city as well as to families in St. James Assiniboia...

Student Led Conferences

November 13, 2017
Report Cards are issued Wednesday, November 22nd.  The evening of November 23 and the morning of November 24 are scheduled conference times for Term 1. Please book a time to come to Crestview during these dates to celebrate your child's learning progress. The purpose of this time is to  review samples...

Be the Change!

November 03, 2017
​Check your sofa…check your pockets…   check your car cup holders! Room 8 is looking for your spare change.       Mrs. Taylor's Grade 1 & 2 students have been learning about healthy bodies and healthy  lifestyles. November is Diabetes awareness month and more specifically, Type 1 Diabetes in children has come close to...

Multiple Intelligences on the Brain

October 18, 2017

During the 2016-17 school year, all students at Crestview School spent a lot of time practicing mindfulness and learning about the 6 Cs – Creativity, Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Character and Citizenship. Entering the 2017-18 school year with their tool kits full of strategies and understandings about these concepts, it...

School Cash Online

August 25, 2017
​ School Cash Online is an easy to use and safe way to pay for your children’s school fees. Now, with a few clicks, you can pay for your child’s school supplies, class trips and so much more from your own home. Click Here​ to log into School Cash Online

School Supply Information

July 18, 2017
​ All details related to school supplies for the 2017-18 school year are now available on our website.  Click here   for more details.

Annual School Meetings 2017-18

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 to...

Safe Schools Forum

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."...

Science Fair Special Awards Report

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...