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Giving Back In Our Community

December 07, 2017
Our Student Voice group works hard to give back to our community.  Recently, the students held a bake sale as a fundraiser.  They were able to raise $320!  The proceeds were donated to the Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter on Portage Avenue; they were most appreciative! ​

Special WE Day feature

October 30, 2017
​ During the 2016-2017 school year, students were engaged in a project focused on reconciliation. As a lead up to WE Day Manitoba in October 2017, that project made the cover of a special WE Day feature in the Winnipeg Free Press. Please click here to read the article.  

JAS Students' Blanket Project

October 27, 2017
​ From a Sharing Circle to a Reconciliation Project, our JAS students created wonderful works of art out of historic tradgedy.

Jameswood Undergraduate Awards

October 26, 2017
At our Fall Undergraduate Awards ceremony , joined by Trustee Lawson and Assistant Superintendent Pshebniski, we recognized the hard work of our students as they progress towards meeting their goals. These six students were presented with awards focusing on the three main areas of student development at Jameswood: Unique Intellect (academic...

Mumps Disease Prevention

October 26, 2017
​ For information on what to do if a family member has symptoms and how to prevent the mumps please click here.

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...

2017 Skills Manitoba Competition

April 27, 2017

On Thursday, April 13, more than 475 students from across the province gathered at Red River College (both campuses) to compete in the 20th Annual Skills Manitoba Competition.    SJASD students from Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate, St. James Collegiate and Westwood Collegiate attended the event. While some students went to gain experience and learn more...

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...